What’s On at The Cathedral of The Isles

Events in the Cathedral  ♦  Events in the College  ♦  Events in the Community Art Studio

Saturday 4th March
Mid-Argyll Music Society present an evening of songs from the shows.
Concert begins at 7.30pm. All proceeds to Cathedral funds.

Saturday 11 March
James Taberner returns with another Pop-Up Restaurant in the College.
Details at James’s Cumbrae Kitchen page here once finalised.
Why not stay overnight? Details of accommodation at the College here

Monday 13 March
Pastel Pumpkins
Drawing for beginners – Oil Pastels.
A workshop with Millport Art Group in our Community Studio.
Details on the MAG Facebook page here

9-16 April
Events and Services for Holy Week & Easter.

Saturday & Sunday 15 & 16 April
Open Days at the Community Art Studio

Sunday 16 April
A special afternoon concert for Easter Day, including the launch of The Friends’ Appeal2017.

Saturday 22 April
Pottery Workshop – Part 1: Creation
A workshop with Millport Art Group in our Community Studio.
Details on the MAG Facebook page here

Friday-Sunday 28-30 April
A weekend with author and broadcaster Ruth Scott exploring the theme of Tales of Transition. Open to non-residents as well as residents. More details here

Saturday – Monday 30 April – 1 May
Open Days at the Community Art Studio

Saturday 20 May
Pottery Workshop – Part 2: Decoration
A workshop with Millport Art Group in our Community Studio.
Details on the MAG Facebook page here

5-9 July
Annual Classical Guitar Retreat. Full details here

28-30 July
A weekend exploring what it means to enjoy ‘Life in all its fullness’, with Amanda Wright.
Open to non-residents as well as those staying at the college. Details here.

7-9 August
A 2-day worskhop to create your own stained glass panel with local artist Gill Miller. Accommodation available on a B&B with lunch basis. Details here

21-25 August
Another chance to get creative, this time working with visiting Romanian Iconographer Tatiana Nichita to create your own authentic Byzantine-style Icon. Details here

19-22 September
Retreat for Beginners

If you’ve never been on retreat before then here’s an opportunity to try it out. Stay with us for the full experience and come and join the sessions as a non-resident. Details here.

1-3 December
Music and reflective sessions marking the beginning of Advent. Details here.

12-15 December
Time for some quiet reflection before the Christmas rush. Details here.


The cathedral is delighted host special events. If you would like to perform here or use the cathedral for an event that you are organising please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Music at The Csathedral

During the summer months we organise our very popular Music for a Summer Afternoon series. These concerts attract visitors from far and wide and the quality of the musicians who play is exceptional, many of them being of international calibre. The concerts are on Sunday afternoons beginning at 3.30pm and a free of charge with donations being welcomed. This year’s programme is currently in development and will be posted online as soon as it is available. Learn more about Music at The Cathedral of The Isles here


Millport Art Group hold regular events in the Community Arts Studio based in the South College Annexe. To discover more about what they are currently offering please visit their Facebook page here