What’s on at Hootananny and Mad Hatters
Accordionist studying from a very young age. Composer, originally from Fort William now resides in Inverness. When not playing you can see him swing a Caman for Glen Urquhart’s Shinty Team.
Carcer City is a progressive metalcore band born in the Wirral in the northwest of England. They released their first studio material in 2009 called “The Life We Have Chosen.” The band’s style can roughly be described as an agressive, yet atmospheric take on both modern hardcore and metal music.
Stick about for our resident DJs until 3 am!
Fraser Maclean and Erik Spence along with a range of guests host the longest running ceilidh in Scotland every Saturday from 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm at Hoots!
Durness favourites Blue Ridge come to Hootananny!
Highland Battle League launches at Mad Hatters!
First rap battle event in the north of Scotland. Scottish battle rap legend Wee D against one of the fresehest new battlers that has came up in the last few years Ryza, ex champion of the king of the Ronalds mackenzie vs one of the funniest battlers around atm G-Mo and finally Fuzzy, a brand new face on the scene against a very old face whos been regaining alot of steam recently Jailz!
Plus live performances from Wee D, THC, Intelli Gents and a DJ set from Butterscotch (Spring Break)!
The Comedy Bothy returns for 2018 to Mad Hatters! Featuring top local comics from across the Highlands plus special guest Obie!
Obie is a Scottish comedy legend who is highly regarded as one of the most naturally talented comedians on the circuit today. He will take you on a surreal journey filled with laughter. He has been performing stand up for 18 years and regularly performs at clubs across the country.
Bob Stewart has been entertaining the masses for over 25 years and plays a variety of Scottish/Celtic and contemporary acoustic music. Bob’s performances are a very lively affair with a mixture of traditional and original material, a driving acoustic guitar sound, bodhran, whistle and mandolin (not all at the same time) and humour!