Events Scheduled for 2021
The major events planned to be held, subject to Covid regulations, in 2021 are:
Tractor Working Day, Sunday 28th March 2021.
A chance to see that the older tractors are still capable of doing a useful job of work.
To be held on Sunday 28th March at a venue to be decided. If it is considered safe to hold the event we will advertise on facebook and the press.
The cultivation date is Sunday 4th April. Activity on both days will be weather permitting and it may be postponed by a week. For further information contact Steve Ross 873754.
The Orkney Cavalcade 9th May An all day event for cars, motorbikes and commercials covering about 80 miles and taking in some places of interest and a good lunch and dinner. If it is going ahead details of start and route will be published nearer the time.
Motorcycle Gathering, 26th June. We intend to hold a motorcycle gathering in Broad Street, Kirkwall on the afternoon of Saturday 26th June. We will advertise details in the Press nearer to the time.
Road Run, July We intend to hold a summer road run on a Sunday in July, date TBA. Details will be advertised nearer the time.
Orkney Classic Motor Show 7th and 8th August. Will be held at Kirkwall Auction Mart. As well as the cars, commercials, tractors and motorbikes we have an indoor exhibition of interesting smaller artifacts and displays by collectors or clubs. We are keen to have this event but the format may have to be changed to comply with Covid regulations. We will advertise details nearer the time.
Science Festival 4th September. Rally held on Broad Street in Kirkwall. Traditionaly there is a display of vehicles, tractors and engines. A jazz band plays and there is a pleasant carnival atmosphere to the event. There will be stalls promoting Orkney Food and more modern electric vehicles will attend. This may well change for 2021 and we will advertise details nearer the time.
Road Run September. This event will be held on a Sunday in September to be advised, and will visit some places of interest before concluding with a meal at a local hotel. Exact details will be anounced nearer the time.