Events Calendar

There is so much to see in Orkney. we’ve put together some key dates in 2014 for those of you who have flexibility on when you’re here.

It’s not a full list – for this and lots more information on Orkney, Discover Orkney’s site gives full information.

Aug
4
Fri
Britain’s entry into World War I, 1914
Aug 4 all-day
Sep
3
Sun
British entry into World War II, 1939
Sep 3 all-day
Oct
14
Sat
German U Boat U47 sank HMS Royal Oak in Scapa Flow. 834 men and boys die
Oct 14 all-day
Dec
25
Mon
Kirkwall Ba’ Game between the Uppies and the Doonies
Dec 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Kirkwall Ba’ Game between the Uppies and the Doonies.

Not so much a game, more a Civil War – BBC 1982

Jan
1
Mon
Kirkwall Ba’ Game between the Uppies and the Doonies
Jan 1 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Kirkwall Ba’ Game between the Uppies and the Doonies.

Not so much a game, more a Civil War – BBC 1982