"Moniaive has a rich artistic heritage and a vibrant contemporary creative life with top class artists of many fields committed to this buzzing little community. We are thrilled that this has been recognised in our nomination as a Creative Place, and excited that we could now achieve an award that will contribute so much to the life of the whole community in Glencairn, from preschool to OAPs, through creative activities. Moniaive - expect the unexpected."

Moniaive Festival Village

Images used on website courtesy Fiona McMillan, Kate Howard, Michelle Reynolds, Sue Grant, Dave McFadzean, Wendy Stewart

UPDATED 10/10/17

“This buzzing little musically gifted community is probably home to more festivals per capita than any other

place in Britain,”  
The Guardian

 ​Welcome to Moniaive Festival Village website.


Latest News ... see news page
Moniaive Meets Brixton in a creative Exchange Project funded by the Hollywood trust.


​October community calendar added.


​YOU CAN SEE FOUR SHORT MOVIES ON THE NEWS PAGE! COMIC FESTIVAL, PHOTO SHOOT, FESTIVAL VILLAGE X 2


Over the years Moniaive has hosted a diverse range of festivals and events… and so we have decided to band together to share amenities, talents and expertise and to produce a year long calendar of events and festivals to suit all ages and interests.


Moniaive… expect the unexpected!