Wednesday, December 09, 2020


Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival organisers, have today announced that its annual event will return in 2021.

The festival which will bring back the best of the iconic whisky region to the public, will be adaptive to any COVID-19 measures in order for it to go ahead.

Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival to return in 2021

The six-day festival which will run from April 28th to May 3rd 2021, will provide the ultimate opportunity for travellers, whisky lovers, outdoor activity enthusiasts or the local community to explore, taste and learn about the world-famous Speyside region.

Commenting on the news, James Campbell, Festival Chairman, said: “We are very excited about being back in business for 2021. The positive news about the corona virus vaccines has given everyone a boost and it's great to see some light starting to emerge from what has been a long and very dark tunnel for everyone. Our Distillers, who have done a great job to keep on working through the pandemic, supporting local communities with much sought after hand sanitiser and in so many other ways are now working on plans for their events along with our other event providers.”

He went onto say: “Even if social distancing is still in place in late April, I am confident they will come up with solutions to provide numerous brilliant events and we look forward to giving a very warm Speyside welcome to all of our new and returning UK and international guests in 2021.”

The full programme of Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival 2021 events will be available for preview from February 24th via: Tickets will go on sale from March 1st.

Posted by Steve Rush