Events in and around Forres

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Alanda Calmus at Logie Steading Art Gallery


Alanda Calmus, b.1974, is a contemporary artist. Mostly self taught, there is almost no subject that she hasn’t tackled at some point in her career from wildlife and portraits to landscapes and seascapes. Trained initially as a graphic designer and illustrator, she took up commissioned portrait painting in 2002. For the last few years she ... Read more


Open Studios

Orchard Road Studios Orchard Road, Forres

Orchard Road Studios opens its doors! Come and see the work of different local artists and enjoy our creative space. A group exhibition in the main gallery space, as well as lots to see in each of the artist's workspaces. Work will also be for sale. All three days 10.00-17.00, everyone welcome! Artists: Jonathan Luxon ... Read more

Great British Beach Clean – Findhorn

Findhorn Beach Huts West Beach, Findhorn

The Findhorn Conservation Company are taking part in the Marine Conservation Society Great British Beach Clean on Saturday 18 September from 1-2pm at the back shore in front of the beach huts.  All items of rubbish collected in a 100m stretch will be recorded and the data will be used by the Marine Conservation Society ... Read more


Wildlife Discovery Walk

Sanquhar Woodland Mountain Bike Trails Mannachie Road, Forres

Join naturalist Dan Puplett for an exploration of our fantastic wildlife. We will look out for birds, mammals, insects and more as well as the clues they leave behind. Join naturalist Dan Puplett for an exploration and celebration of our fantastic wildlife. We will be on the lookout for birds, mammals, insects and more as ... Read more

£12 – £20

The Stories Behind Kinloss Abbey

Kinloss Abbey Kinloss, Forres

A guided walk around the remains of the largest Cistercian Monastery in the North of Scotland, including the Abbot’s House, which is not usually accessible. A walk and talk around the Kinloss Abbey site, including the Abbot’s House, which is not usually accessible and has undergone repair in 2020/21. Access to it is over a ... Read more


Forres Fungi Photography Walk

Sanquhar Pond Car Park Sanquhar Road, Forres

Finding and photographing some of the beautiful fungi that is found around the Forres woodland Enjoy a structured, leisurely stroll in Forres and gain tips and tricks on creating beautiful fungi photographs. This practical-based photography walk is suitable for all levels of photographer and all ages. The walk is approx. 2 miles in total, through ... Read more

£18 – £22