Little Town of Festivals

Little Town of Festivals

Community groups and organisations in Kingussie have got together to provide an amazing year round calendar of festivals that is quite unique for such a small town. This means there will be a festival happening here any month you choose to come! From shinty to films,...
Kingussie’s annual Food on Film festival – February

Kingussie’s annual Food on Film festival – February

For a small town we have a lot of festivals here! In February over a thousand people flocked to four days of films and foodie fun events for the fifth year of the unique annual Food On Film festival – started by a chef and a filmmaker and now involving both the...
A brief history of Kingussie

A brief history of Kingussie

Prior to the 18th Century the land which is now Kingussie lay at the head of an immense pine forest, hence the name Kingussie (pronounced King-you-sea derived from the Gaelic Ceann á Ghuibhsaich which means the head of the pine wood). During the last 200 years the...