Bute is currently under Level 2 Restrictions meaning that the majority of businesses and attractions are now open, with some social distancing requirements in place.
Tourist accommodation is available, and you may visit / stay in others' homes subject to 6 people / 3 household limits.
Please test before you travel! - FREE rapid flow tests can be ordered for delivery to your home within 24-48 hours and you are advised to take tests 3 days prior to travel and again on the day of departure. Call 0300 303 2713 to arrange tests.
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Information about forthcoming events on the Isle of Bute and in the surrounding areas
Due to the current pandemic situation and the uncertainties regarding public gatherings, please consider this information to be PROVISIONAL
Welcome to the magical world of ButeFest - a non-stop weekend of fun, family and cracking music on the magical and mystical Isle of Bute. Join our carnival of Scottish spirit, cracking bands, delicious grub and wonderful family entertainment which will delight every age group.
What better way to indulge yourself in the pure flavour of Scotland that to experience at first hand the magic of a Highland Games set on a beautiful Scottish Island? The wonderful and haunting music of pipe bands, the supreme expertise of highland dances, the prowess and strength of heavy event athletes, the energy of track runners and road race competitors, and to find out what shinty is all about!