ButeFest 2016 is here!

Skerryvore are headlining at this year's ButeFest.
Skerryvore are headlining at this year's ButeFest.

The clock is ticking down until the gates open at noon today for the start of ButeFest 2016, a jam-packed weekend of excellent music, fabulous food and family fun.

The three-day festival - which had its inaugural year in 2015 - boasts a huge programme of headline acts including Idlewild, The Magic Numbers, Tom McRae, and tonight’s main act Skerryvore.

Other artists set to take to the stage today include Baghdaddies, Bahookie, Calum Ingram, Lemonhaze, Raintown, Sonic Templars, The Begbies, The King Lot, The Red Hearted Vibes, and Yoko Pwno.

With great food and drink, and fantastic family entertainment across the whole of the weekend, this year looks set to be a huge success.

Find out more about ButeFest by clicking here.

Keep an eye on The Buteman over the course of the weekend for coverage of this year’s festival.