Spring is in the air! What’s on in Inverness?

Spring is coming and it’s an exciting time. Nature is waking up and bursting into bloom. So, it’s the perfect time to visit us here in Inverness to enjoy the stunning surroundings of the Scottish Highlands. There’s lots to do in the city too. Let’s take a look at what’s on in Inverness this spring …

What’s on in Inverness this Spring?

Here are a few of our highlights of things to do in Inverness this spring. Don’t forget, you can visit lots of amazing Inverness attractions all year round. Check out our Inverness City Guide for more ideas.

Inverness Music Festival

Child playing violin on stage24th February – 7th March 2018.

A great way to kick off spring in Inverness! This local music competition is open to all ages and abilities. It’s a wonderful event for all music lovers, whether you’re performing at Eden Court Theatre, or watching and listening in the audience.

One of Inverness Music Festival’s main aims is to provide an opportunity for amateur musicians to perform before an audience. So, come along and show your support! Tickets can be purchased in advance from the Theatre Box Office.

Inverness Half Marathon and 5K

Close up of runners' feet11th March 2018.

The Half Marathon and 5K is a wonderful event for runners of all levels and abilities. Training for a 5K run is the perfect way to get fit, now that the colder weather is coming to an end. Or, if you’re a seasoned runner looking for the next challenge, how about a half marathon? 2018 is shaping up to be a record year. Entries are filling up fast and are predicted to close before the deadline of 20 February. So, sign up today and find that extra motivation to get fit this spring!

Gigs and Shows in Inverness

audience at a concertThere are lots of fantastic shows coming to Inverness this spring. With music from the Scottish Ensemble, The Stranglers and tribute act Rumours of Fleetwood Mac. Dancing with Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara in Remembering Fred. Comedy from the hilarious Ed Byrne. Get the girls together for a theatre trip to see Girls Night Oot! The Musical. And, for the kids, the Teletubbies will be live on stage!


Here, we’ve given just a snap shot of what’s on in Inverness over the next few months. So, book a spring break in Inverness and you’ll find lots to keep you entertained. Check out our luxury hotel special offers and please get in touch if you need any help or advice.