Arran Malt & Music Festival 2019

We are pleased to confirm the masterclass line-up for this year's Arran Malt & Music Festival below. Tickets for each class will be on a first come, first served basis. We are really looking forward to welcoming everyone again this year, and hope you will find something in the classes below which will help to make it an even more memorable weekend for you.
Friday 28th June
The White Stag Dinner

Sorry - The White Stag Dinner is Sold Out.


Saturday 29th June
The Arran Malt and Music Festival Main Event
Then on to the big day itself! The Festival will open at 11am and we are looking forward to seeing all of our friends from far and wide and spending the day celebrating the very best of Arran Malt and Music. Entrance is free of charge. You will have the opportunity to take short guided tours of the distillery and there will be stalls and our famous whisky bar where you can try some of our whiskies by the dram, as well as enjoy local beers and other refreshments. There will also be food stalls where you can try some of our delicious local produce. We will be offering hourly mini tastings in our Tasting Bar for those who don't want to take a full masterclass.

Entry to the Festival is free (Under 18s MUST be accompanied by an adult) .
The Tutored Tastings in the Tasting Bar are hourly and are £15 per person.
Don't forget the music!
Of course, the music will also play a major part of the day and we will be hosting some brilliant bands. During the day on Saturday we will have a line-up of talented musicians in a relaxed and informal environment, and Distillery Manager James MacTaggart will be back again this year with his own band 'James and The Staves'.  
Arran M & M Festival Ceilidh - Sat.29th June. 8pm
This event is guaranteed to be the perfect ending to a great day - join us in The Grand Marquee in the Distillery grounds for some fantastic ceilidh dancing and music. This year's guest band is 'Heron Valley'. Our Distillery Band James & The Staves will also be playing during the evening.  
Tickets are £15 per person.(Ceilidh Only). There is also a combined ceilidh and bus ticket which is £20. The bus will depart Lochranza to Brodick at 00.30 sharp. (Over 18s only)
Ceilidh only Ticket .

Sorry - The Ceilidh is Sold Out.

Combined Bus and Ceilidh Ticket

Sorry - The Bus&Ceilidh is Sold Out.

As usual, there will be a variety of specialist masterclasses to suit all our visitors. Places are limited.
Click the box to the right of each masterclass to purchase tickets.
Whisky & Food Masterclass - John Boyd & Campbell Laing. £25
This fantastic interactive whisky and food-pairing masterclass includes specially prepared canapes to accompany your whisky while hosts John and Campbell investigate what makes food and whisky work together so well! A great chance to get some great chat with one of our legendary tour guides Campbell and taste some of John's delicious food - an ideal combination! Hosted in the atmospheric Crofter's Cottage, this will be a most enjoyable class.
Limited to 16 places. £25 per person
Time: 1pm - 2pm. Crofters Cottage (In Visitor Centre)
Lucy Coomber - Regional Sales Manager £40
Back by popular demand, Lucy will be presenting the "Half an' a Half" beer and whisky tasting alongside Anthony Valenti from Ayr Brewing Company. Speciality beers from Ayr Brewing Company will be paired with some fantastic Arran Single Malts. This is a tasting not for the faint hearted and most certainly not one to be missed!
Limited to 20 places. £40 per person
Time: 1pm - 2pm.
Whisky & Chocolate Pairing Masterclass - John Boyd & Campbell Laing. £25
Whisky and chocolate - what's not to love??! Bringing together our own Single Malt with the artisan chocolates of master chocolatier James of Arran based in Brodick, this decadent experience is bound to delight your taste buds! Handmade chocolates perfectly matched with the best of our drams, sit back, relax and enjoy the sweet taste of Arran! Hosted by Campbell and John in our Crofter's Cottage.
Limited to 16 places. £25 per person
Time: 2:45pm - 3:45pm. Crofter's Cottage
Andy Bell Masterclass

Sorry - The Andy Bell Masterclass is Sold Out.

Mariela Romano - Global Brand Ambassador. £40

Sorry - The Mariela Romano Masterclass is Sold Out.

Stillsman's Masterclass.

Sorry - The Stillsman's Masterclass is Sold Out.

Sunday 30th June
The Long Lagg Lunch - Lagg Distillery.

Sorry - The Long Lagg Lunch is Sold Out.

Tickets for the above are now on sale from this site to order online.  Spaces are limited so don't miss out.

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