The Elphinstone Institute is committed to promoting and celebrating culture and traditions in the North and North-East of Scotland through public engagement activities that take place throughout the year. These include festivals, residencies, exhibitions, workshops, public lectures, storytelling evenings, radio programmes, and ethnographic film screenings. Please follow the links to the left to learn more about activities in which we are currently involved.

For a list of upcoming events, go to our News and Events page or read have a look at the digital version of our 2019/2020 public events booklet. For past events, visit our event archive. Digital versions of our newsletters can be found on our newsletters page.