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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. Scocha

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Peebles

    Folk and rock quintet from Hawick.

    Dates

    15 Aug 2014
  2. Outlying Islands

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Hawick

    Two young naturalists from Cambridge University are drawn into a primeval world of raw emotion, sexual passion, voyeurism and murder.

    Dates

    25 Sep 2014 to 27 Sep 2014
  3. Gradings

    Hawick

    A display charting the evolution of the world-renowned knitwear manufacturer.

    Dates

    11 Dec 2013 to 31 Aug 2014
  4. Guided Garden Walks

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Stobo

    An informal walk led by staff or volunteers.

    Dates

    10 Aug 2014
  5. Tansy Lee Moir: Figured Wood

    Type

    Arts & Cultural

    Gradings

    Stobo

    Drawings inspired by the similarities between human and tree forms.

    Dates

    5 Apr 2014 to 3 Aug 2014
  6. Sam & Isla Forever

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    A love story that spans six decades. Script by RJ Wilkinson.

    Dates

    31 Jul 2014 to 2 Aug 2014
  7. Borders Walking Festival

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    Enjoy the majestic scenery of the Borders area in a series of walks.

    Dates

    31 Aug 2014 to 6 Sep 2014
  8. Gradings

    Hawick

    Nothing can stop the carousel.

    Dates

    26 Jul 2014
  9. Murder She Didn't Write

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    A classic murder mystery inspired by great fictional detectives.

    Dates

    26 Jul 2014
  10. Border Union Show

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Kelso

    Agricultural show.

    Dates

    25 Jul 2014 to 26 Jul 2014
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