THE COWAL Peninsula’s 14th annual walking and outdoor festival starts on Friday October 7.
CowalFest, which runs for 10 days, includes 80 events, covering bird watching, drama, photography, art, history, heritage, folklore, tai chi and hill walks.
An official launch on the refurbished Victorian pier in Dunoon on Saturday October 8 will feature stalls and entertainment. An ultra marathon will also take place on October 8.
Traditional dances, quizzes, talks, beer and wine-tasting events will take place in the evenings. For further information contact 01369 830793 or visit www.cowalfest.org.