Sail Yell Sunday Events

Sundays daytime events schedule is below. The full programme can be downloaded as a pdf for offline viewing.

Fish & Chips, Sunday Teas, Ice Cream, Barista Coffee & Bar all available.

13:00

Grand Opening and Jarl Squad Visit

Meet the Viking warriors from Yell's annual fire festival: Up Helly Aa!

Live Local Music

13:30

Aith Lifeboat Tours

Explore the visiting RNLI lifeboat and meet the crew

14:00

Bairns Play Tent

Soft play, tuck shop, facepainting, games, crafts (preschool & lower primary)

Sail Yell Marketplace

Trade stalls for local crafters, suppliers, producers and promoters

Dim Riv Viking Longship Trips

Trips around Cullivoe Harbour on Shetland's sea-going replica Viking longship

14:40

Bus Leaves Pier for Gloup Disaster Memorial Service at 15:00

Remembering the 58 local fishermen lost to a freak storm in July 1881

16:00

Sea Themed Sunday Service - St Olaf's Kirk (short walk from Pier)

St Olaf's Kirk hosts a Sunday service inspired by the sea

Knitting Demonstration

See a live tutorial of Fair Isle knitting techniques

Fire Engine Visit

Be shown around the Yell based fire engine and meet the local firefighters

17:00

Creel Making Demonstration

Watch a live tutorial of fishing creels being crafted

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