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11 January 2019 Scalloway, Shetland, Scotland, UK

A torchlit procession and galley burning, with music, dances and performance in various venues.

29 January 2019 St Sunniva Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0HL

Up Helly Aa day involves a series of marches and visitations, culminating in a torch-lit procession and the burning of a...

2 - 5 May 2019 5 Burns Lane, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

Local and invited musicians perform at venues throughout the islands.

6 - 14 July 2019 Lerwick, ZE1 0NY

The festival covers all aspects of Shetland’s unique natural heritage.

28 September - 6 October 2019 Hay’s Dock, Lerwick, ZE1 0WP

Shetland Wool Week is a world renowned celebration of the Shetland textile industry.

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5 - 7 October 2018 Lerwick, ZE1 0PJ

Annual food fair celebrating Shetland's food and drink.

11 - 15 October 2018 21 Twageos Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0BB

The Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Club promotes the best in traditional Shetland music.

1 Scalloway Fire Festival Scalloway, Shetland, Scotland, UK
2 Up Helly Aa St Sunniva Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0HL
3 Shetland Folk Festival 5 Burns Lane, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL
4 Shetland Nature Festival Lerwick, ZE1 0NY
5 Shetland Wool Week Hay’s Dock, Lerwick, ZE1 0WP
6 A Taste of Shetland Lerwick, ZE1 0PJ
7 Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival 21 Twageos Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0BB

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