If you prefer a bigger festival in a smaller pot you are a Knockengorrocher!
Join us beside the glittering Water of Deugh beneath the broad shoulders of southwest Scotland's great mountain peaks to celebrate some of the finest music from the Celtic diaspora and everywhere in-between.
A world of music in the hills
The World Ceilidh melds together the most ancient roots music with the latest cutting edge sounds.
This first truly backwoods upland music fest in Scotland hosts some of the best musicians and performers from across the world.
People to the hills, music to the land
All are invited to journey over hill and dale by rock and stream to our natural greenfield auditorium and to our upland stage to experience the biggest little festival this side of anywhere!
Bird's eye view
Some great footage of the festival from the sky showing our upland location to full effect
Yes - there is an actual ceilidh...
Fancy dress Friday!
Or whenever you want.
Crafts & Culture
All kinds of workshops: stonecarving, hula hooping, drumming, tai chi, capoeira, dance, stargazing... Something for everyone.
Surrounded by jawdropping beauty
In the stunning and accessibly remote setting of the southern upland hills of Dumfries & Galloway
Knock bus tickets are now on sale! For those who cannot / do not (want to) drive! Get to the festival in an eco-friendly way, and enjoy the scenery … [Read More...]
Glamp it Central Asian Style!
Glamp it up central Asian style in a beautiful handcrafted authentic yurt at Knockengorroch. They sleep up to 5 or people and prices start from £200. For more information contact Paul Millard. Tel 01877 330943, M: 07708 302 808 email@example.com www.redkiteyurts.com
Services in Carsphairn village
Carsphairn’s community owned village shop has now re-opened stocking a good range of groceries, soft drinks etc. They also offer a take-away service and a tea room – why not pop in on your way to and from World Ceilidh and show support for the local community? Mon-Fri 8am-4pm (8am-1pm Wed), 9am-4pm Sat, closed Sun.[Read More…]
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