The Third Haal

The Third Haal is our third annual festival of music, storytelling, dance and more.

Held over the weekend of 25th – 27th May in the coastal village of Portsoy, this year promises to be better than ever.

Start the weekend off with an early session in the Station Hotel followed by the Jimmy McBeath memorial concert featuring Joe Aitken, the Spiers Family, French Willie Nyffler (Lowland Piper), Brian Miller, Charlie Soan, Arthur Johnstone. Compere ‐ Jim Taylor & Geordie Murison
There are events all day on Saturday topped off  by the Grand Concert featuring – Archie FisherThe Poozies and Duncan Wood with Cathal McConnell. 7:30pm – 10:30pm

The fun continues on Sunday with more activities including a singer/songwriter workshop led by Archie Fischer and a farewell concert giving club regulars a chance to show their talent.

The main concerts are held in the Station Hotel and the full and varied programme of workshops, sessions, etc are held in various venues around the town.

Weekend Ticket £35 (£30 Conc.) (Covers all events, workshops etc.) or see programme for individual event ticket prices. Some events are free.

We look forward to welcoming new friends and regulars on the last weekend in May.

For ticket reservations email    bothytickets@gmail.com    or see our contacts page for phone numbers.

 

Dates for your diary

Here are some dates for upcoming events

Don’t forget our festival “The Third Haal”  25th – 27th May

Sat 21st April – Blues and Coffee in Beggars Belief – 7.30 – free.
Sat 7th July – evening – The bard – english Folk Band
Sat 1st sept – evening – An evening of matt mcGinn songs and stories with Bob Sharp and Friends
Sat 6th Oct – evening – provisional –
Sat 27th Oct – evening – Steve Turner with pete and Heather heywood.
Sat 17th Nov – evening with Allan Taylor