In September 2014, Findhorn Bay Arts staged the 1st Findhorn Bay Arts Festival.
Held over five days, the Festival presented an extensive programme of local, national and international artists, and included theatre, dance, literature, music, comedy, events for families and young people, talks and tours.
Over 60 free and ticketed events took place in the Findhorn Bay area, including Forres, Findhorn, Brodie and Kinloss.
It all made for a vibrant and dynamic mix of events, with historic monuments, natural surroundings, cafés, existing venues, churches, museums and castles providing the canvas for a carnival of creativity.
Festival highlights included Macbeth: The Remix, a specially commissioned piece which celebrated both Shakespeare’s Macbeth and the real Macbeth – King of Alba.