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GENERATION ››

This epic programme of events celebrates 25 years of contemporary arts in Scotland - from Orkney to the Scottish Borders

  • Classic cars driving through the streets of Selkirk
    Classic cars driving through the streets of Selkirk
  • Crowds watch the Peebles Beltane Festival
    Peebles Beltane Festival
  • Pipe band marches in the grounds of Floors Castle
    Pipe band at Floors Castle
  • Crowds gather in the town square as part of the Return to the Ridings
    Return to the Ridings
  • Riders returning from the Selkirk marches galloping at the Toll
    Riders returning from the Selkirk marches galloping at the Toll

The Scottish Borders is an events and festivals destination for all seasons and tastes.

Experience the warmest of welcomes and outstanding hospitality as you witness proud traditions being upheld, culture and creativity celebrated, and action-packed events that will keep you entertained all year-round.

Embrace the outdoors of the Scottish Borders by taking up the challenge of the Mighty Deerstalker obstacle run in March. Situated in the hrounds of Traquair House, this exciting event takes in the breathtaking surroundings of the Tweed Valley.

Enjoy amazing scenery from quiet country roads at the week-long festival of bike riding, Tweedlove, or listen to world-renowned authors at the Borders Book Festival.

Discover the colourful history of the Scottish Borders at the Return to the Ridings or put on your walking boots and head to the annual Scottish Borders Walking Festival.

Take a look through the information listings and plan your trip to an event or festival in the Scottish Borders.

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  1. Scott Murray

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Melrose

    Celtic folk singer-songwriter.

    Dates

    7 Nov 2014
  2. Gradings

    Hawick

    An atmospheric play that examines family, destiny and the journey that becomes life.

    Dates

    29 Aug 2014
  3. Keats Quartet

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Cockburnspath

    Classical performance by the ensemble.

    Dates

    30 Aug 2014
  4. Gradings

    Selkirk

    Find, train and race creepy crawlies.

    Dates

    6 Jul 2014 to 27 Jul 2014
  5. Blueprint By Anne Rae

    Type

    Arts & Cultural

    Gradings

    Stobo

    Works by a local artist.

    Dates

    10 Aug 2014 to 30 Nov 2014
  6. Gin Tasting

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Kelso

    Taste a selection of gin with Gin Club Scotland.

    Dates

    21 Aug 2014
  7. Scocha

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Peebles

    Folk and rock quintet from Hawick.

    Dates

    15 Aug 2014
  8. Woodneuk And Cheryl Smith

    Type

    Arts & Cultural

    Gradings

    Lauder

    Exhibition of furniture and sculpture.

    Dates

    19 Jun 2014 to 15 Aug 2014
  9. Lauder Common Riding

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Lauder

    The traditional riding of the town's lands.

    Dates

    27 Jul 2014 to 2 Aug 2014
  10. Kent Gavin

    Type

    Arts & Cultural

    Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    Portrait photography.

    Dates

    19 Nov 2014
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