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If you are looking for something to do before the gates open, or still want to keep the party going at the end of the night, the town of Oban and it’s local businesses have a huge range of fringe events and special OBANLIVE offers available throughout the weekend. From some of the best in west-coast live music or midnight movie marathons, to guided tours of the area and discounted rock climbing, we’re sure that you’ll all find something to further enhance your experience. Make sure to get a copy of this weeks Oban Times where you’ll find a free pull-out guide to the fringe with details on all of the events and special offers.

This year, we have worked closely with Bid4Oban to create the biggest and best fringe yet, and to ensure that every local business has the opportunity to be a part of OBANLIVE. So whether you fancy a discounted bottle of Oban Whisky, a piece of local art, or even a spray tan, look out for the ‘OFFICIAL FRINGE PARTNER’ stickers when you walk through the amazing town of Oban, and pop in to see what exclusive offers are available from participating businesses.

FRINGE EVENTS

Click on the titles below for more information on all of the 2018 FRINGE events.

Official Oban Live After Party! 

Friday June 8  & Saturday June 9

11.30pm till 4am – GUARANTEED FREE ENTRY TO OBAN LIVE VIP TICKET HOLDERS (Must enter before 12.30am for guaranteed entry).

Skipinnish Ceilidh House, 34-38 George Street

With the latest closing time in town, you can party your socks off ALL NIGHT LONG!

FRIDAY – Sons of Argyll Ceilidh band, Torridon and more to be announced.

SATURDAY – Skipinnish and friends! More to be announced.

Public access on a first come first serve basis and not guaranteed.

VIP Oban Live Tickets (includes GUARANTEED FREE entry before 12.30am) https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/oban-live-2018-tickets-38805150249

Friday after party only tickets (£15 plus booking fee) – https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/official-oban-live-2018-after-party-friday-night-tickets-46470323990 

Saturday after party only tickets (£15 plus booking fee) – https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/official-oban-live-2018-after-party-saturday-night-tickets-46470357089

Friday 8th June – Friday night disco with George Noble until 1am  

Saturday 9th June – Saturday Live Music with Ron Johnston until 1am

Tartan Tavern, 3 Albany Terrace, Oban, 01631 562118

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Friday 8th June – Friday night entertainment with the Rock n Reel band till 3am

Saturday 9th June – Saturday night live DJ till 3am

The Lorne Bar, Stevenson Street, Oban, 01631 570020

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See offers section for more on food and drink offers at the Lorne.

Friday 8th June – Live music from Crackin’ Craic till 3am.

Saturday 9th June – Live music from Dodgy Ground till 3am.

Sunday 10th June – Live music from Alistair Currie and Tom Adams 3pm to 6pm.

Mccaigs Return/Clarendon Hotel, 1 Shore Street, Oban

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An over 18s programme of films in eight-hour plus marathon screenings during Oban Live, beginning at 12 midnight – doors open at 11.45pm.

Main Screen – Movies at Midnight (limited to 80 seats) no seat allocation

 

Thursday June 7: Disaster Artist // The Room // Rocky Horror Picture Show

Friday June 8: This is Spinal Tap // Walk the Line // The Doors // 24 Hour Party People

Saturday June 9: High Fidelity // Empire Records // School of Rock // The Breakfast Club

Small Screen – Movies at Midnight (limited to 12 seats) no seat allocation

 

Thursday June 7: Grease // Dirty Dancing // Moulin Rouge // The Greatest Showman

Friday June 8: Harry Potter – two night marathon //  Parts 1-4

Saturday June 9: Harry Potter – two night marathon // Parts 5-8

Oban Phoenix Cinema, 140 George Street, Oban PA34 5NX

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All tickets must be booked in advance

Contact Louise@obanphoenix.com/ text 07717 526 999 to book

Tickets T&C

Must be booked in advance

Over 18s only (ID may be required)

Films will finish between 8am/10am in the morning

Tickets for Main Screen limited to 80 seats, small screen 12 seats.

The popular Gunna Sound ceilidh band led by the talented Johnny Scoular and Campbell Brown keep the Oban Live party alive at the Royal Hotel.

Friday 8th June – after Oban Live until late

Saturday 9th June – from 2pm until Oban Live gates open

Saturday 9th June – after Oban Live until late

Sunday 10th June – 1pm to 5pm

Friday 8th June – Crooked Reel

Saturday 9th June – Crackin’ Craic

Markie Dans, 2 Victoria Crescent, Oban, 01631564448

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Friday 8th June – 2pm to 3.30pm

Saturday 9th June – 10am to 11.30am.

Use ObanLive in the voucher code

Visiting Oban for Argyll’s premiere music event? Why not flex your muscles and explore our wonderful wee town before the venue gates open at 4pm. Produce your Oban Live ticket for a 20% discount or use ObanLive in the voucher code. The walk will follow the 90 minute route from North Pier Harbour building along the Esplanade to the Dog Stone at Dunollie returning via George Street. See www.obanwalkingtours.co.uk for full details and for other tour times.

Oban Mic Sunday Session
Perle Oban Hotel Live Music Lounge at Brew & Co Bar
Station Road, Oban
Sunday  10th June – 4pm onwards
For those looking to keep the music going after Oban Live has ended – a variety of incredibly talented singers and musicians performing throughout the evening at Perle Oban Hotel. Great beer, great atmosphere, great LIVE music.
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New Hope Kitchen, 2 Soroba Road, Oban, PA34 4HU

Facebook – @ObanHopeKitchen

Friday 8th June – 2pm to 3pm

Saturday 9th June –  2pm – 3pm (cafe open 11-3pm)

On Friday & Saturday we will hold a Cat Cafe with Oban’s world famous ambassador Parsley the cat!

Barn Bar, Cologin, Lerags Glen, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4SE, 01631 564618

Thursday 7th June 7 – 8pm

Singer songwriter Matt will be playing a solo set on Thursday 7th June. FREE entry. Adults only. Licensed premises. Come along early and enjoy a great home cooked meal first in our rustic award-winning bar restaurant just minutes from Oban in glorious Lerags Glen.

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SPECIAL OFFERS

Click below for more details.

Ganavan Beach, Oban

Hebridean Pursuits Ltd.

PO Box 9673, Oban, Argyll, PA34 9AN

01631 710002

www.hebrideanpursuits.co.uk

www.facebook.com/hebridean.pursuits , www.instagram.com/hebrideanpursuits/

Oban is set in a beautiful coastal location and one of the best ways to appreciate this is to head to the beach and jump in the sea or climb up a cliff!

Come and join us on a half day session of coasteering or rock climbing at Ganavan Beach on the mornings of Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June. Sessions run 10am to 1pm. All specialist and technical equipment will be provided, participants will only need to bring swimwear, a towel, shoes that can get wet and clothes for being outdoors with.

For a half day, prices, including 20% off for Oban Live 2018 ticket holders, are £45 for an adult and £35 for a child. Sessions will run with a minimum of 6 participants and maximum of 12. All activity sessions will be run by qualified and well experienced instructors. Please get in touch for any more information.

20% off Spray Tan & Gel Nails for Oban Live 2018 ticket holders

Boho Brow & Beauty Bar

3 Gibraltar St Oban

Beauty & Health Salon

01631 569594

http://bohobrowbeauty.wixsite.com/boho

https://m.facebook.com/bohobrowandbeauty/?locale2=en_GB

All Oban Live 2018 ticket holders can receive 20% off Sienna X Full Body Spray Tan or a Gel Manicure from Monday 4th June till Friday 8th June. Subject to availability. Tickets must be shown to receive discount.

10% discount for all Oban Live ticket holders

Vaporized

8 George Street, Oban, PA34 5SB

(E-cigarettes)

01631 358608

Vaporized would like to offer all Oban Live ticket holders 10% off everything in store over Friday 8th and Saturday 9th June. The shop will be open from 08:30 to 18:30 during this period.

10% discount for Oban Live ticket holders, June 8 & 9*

Scottish Island Jewellery

23 Argyll Square, Oban,PA34 4AT

01631 570005

www.scottishislandjewellery.co.uk

https://www.facebook.com/ScottishIslandJewellery1/  

*Excludes watches

10% off for Oban Live ticket holders

Alba the Artshop

6 Albany Street, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4AR

01631 563645

www.alba-artshop.co.uk

@ALBAtheArtshop

Over the weekend of Oban Live, the 8th and 9th of June, we are offering 10% off in store, when you show your Oban Live ticket or event wristband.

Friday 8th June – 2pm to 3.30pm

Saturday 9th June – 10am to 11.30am.

Use ObanLive in the voucher code

Visiting Oban for Argyll’s premiere music event? Why not flex your muscles and explore our wonderful wee town before the venue gates open at 4pm. Produce your Oban Live ticket for a 20% discount or use ObanLive in the voucher code. The walk will follow the 90 minute route from North Pier Harbour building along the Esplanade to the Dog Stone at Dunollie returning via George Street. See www.obanwalkingtours.co.uk for full details and for other tour times.

The Oban Live Big Burger

The Lorne Bar

Stevenson Street, Oban

01631 570020

https://www.facebook.com/lornebaroban/

Over Oban Live weekend, get a home made cheese and bacon burger & chips for £6-95.

Drinks promotions: Bottles of Bud £2.50; Pints of Venom £7.95; Shots of sourz £1.

£1 off CDs & DVDS

Oban Music/Music Scotland

20 Argyll Square, Oban

01631 566304

www.musicscotland.com

Head along to Oban’s local music shop, situated on the Oban Live Trail in Argyll Square, for £1 off every CD and/or DVD purchased! Offer applies to those wearing an Oban Live 2018 festival wristband or those with a printed E-ticket.

FREE Purdies Care Pack!

Purdies of Argyll

18 George Street, Oban

www.purdies.org.uk

www.facebook.com/PurdiesofArgyll

Any person to produce an Oban Live e-ticket or wristband to staff in Purdies Oban will receive a free care pack. (While stocks last).

Oban Live Special Ciabatta

Julies Coffee House

33 Stafford Street, Oban

www.facebook.com/juliescoffeehouse

Locally sourced steak ciabatta with caramelised onions and cheddar cheese served with coleslaw & salad.

Served throughout Oban Live weekend from 10am.

£5 off Oban Whisky!

Oban Distillery

Stafford Street, Oban, PA34 5NH

www.obandistillery.com

Social media – @12distilleries

From June 8 to 10, £5.00 off any 70cl bottle of malt in the Oban Distillery Gift Shop (excluding special releases) to any Oban Live wristband/e-ticket holders. Must be over 18 years of age and this discount cannot be used alongside any other any other current discount or offer. Guided tours available throughout the weekend. Booking is advisable.

Dolce Vita Oban Live Specials!

Dolce Vita

62/64 George Street, Oban.

http://www.dolcevitaoban.com/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Dolce-vita-cafe-385548538167687/

01631 571221

Dolce Vita One Big Breakfast

Serving breakfast all day, Saturday and Sunday

Bring your Oban Live ticket and receive a free drink with every meal purchased.

Free Gift with Oban Live

The Gem Box

Esplanade, Oban, PA34 5PT

01631 562180

The Gem Box is giving a free gift of a beautiful pair of Chocolate Pearl stud earrings with any purchase. Also an amazing 15% discount on everything in store to Oban Live ticket holders! Just show us your ticket or wristband to claim this amazing discount.