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Newton Stewart Walking Festival

A week of guided walks and evening talks exploring the wild hills, rolling countryside and rugged coastline of Galloway...

date_range 9th May, 2024 - 15th May, 2024


The Lee Pen Social Club

Join us for a two-hour hike up iconic Borders hill Lee Pen, followed by a trip to the pub for a well earned refreshment. No…...

date_range 30th May, 2024 - 22nd August, 2024


Ladies Fishing Days

Calling all women who yearn for moments of tranquillity amidst nature's embrace! Whether you're a seasoned angler or just dipping your toes into the world…...

date_range 31st May, 2024 - 13th July, 2024


Animal Encounters – Creepy Castle Critters

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 24th August, 2024 - 24th August, 2024


Animal Encounters – The Zagaro

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 10th August, 2024 - 10th August, 2024


Animal Encounters – Weapons & Armour

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 27th July, 2024 - 27th July, 2024


Animal Encounters – Native Species

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 20th July, 2024 - 20th July, 2024


Animal Encounters – Witchcraft & Wizardry

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 6th July, 2024 - 6th July, 2024


Animal Encounters – Animal Explorer

Meet a variety of awesome animals, some slimy, some with fangs and pinchers, and some that like to scuttle around in the dark! Come face…...

date_range 29th June, 2024 - 29th June, 2024


Propagation Workshop

Come and learn about the wonderful world of propagation with our Head Gardener and Glasshouse Specialist Simon McManus. In this two-hour workshop held in the…...

date_range 16th August, 2024 - 16th August, 2024


Easter Opening

We open especially for 4 days over Easter and we can’t wait to welcome you back to Floors Castle! There is something for everyone, venture…...

date_range 29th March, 2024 - 1st April, 2024


March Hare Trail

Let off some steam and go mad as March hares this Easter as you explore Abbotsford's Witch Corner folklore trail on its first anniversary! Find…...

date_range 29th March, 2024 - 14th April, 2024


Moffat Walking Weekend

A three-day walking festival in the Dark Sky Town of Moffat featuring all-day hikes, gentle strolls, historic walks and dark sky walks with expert guides....

date_range 27th September, 2024 - 29th September, 2024


Border Union Championship Dog Show

The modern day Border Union Championship Dog Show is held over two days, with the Gundogs, Hounds and Terriers on one day and the Working,…...

date_range 15th June, 2024 - 16th June, 2024


Orion Farewell

Join us at the Glentrool Hive, located in the Galloway Forest Dark Sky Park, alongside the Galloway Forest Astronomical Society for a viewing event. Refreshments…...

date_range 15th March, 2024 - 15th March, 2024


Easter at Jacksons at Jedburgh

The 2024 season at popular Scottish Borders Farm Experience Attraction, Jacksons at Jedburgh, kicks off at lambing time and opens on the 1st of April…...

date_range 31st March, 2024 - 29th April, 2024


Easter Sunday Fun Day

Join us for an egg-citing Easter Sunday at Bowhill, with fun arranged for the whole family. Have fun with the whole family around the adventure…...

date_range 31st March, 2024 - 31st March, 2024


Spring Wreath Making & Afternoon Tea at Bowhill

Join our Ranger for an afternoon of spring wreath making using natural materials to create your perfect spring wreath to adorn your front door. You…...

date_range 9th March, 2024 - 10th March, 2024


Why Not Scotland?

Join us for the Peebles screening of a brand new feature length documentary, plus a 20-minute panel Q&A session after the film. Across mainland Europe,…...

date_range 21st March, 2024 - 21st March, 2024


Music at the Multiverse

Music at the Multiverse is back at Crawick Multiverse in 2024! Taking to the main stage on Saturday 31st August will be indie pop-rockers The…...

date_range 31st August, 2024 - 1st September, 2024


Easter Extravaganza

Join us for a fun filled Easter Fun Day! We can promise bouncy castles, face painting, Easter activities, boogie beats dance classes, Easter games, arts…...

date_range 31st March, 2024 - 31st March, 2024


Snowdrop Walk

Join the Rangers at Dryburgh Abbey to learn more about the beautiful snowdrops, heritage trees and wildlife of this special site. Family friendly activities will…...

date_range 17th February, 2024 - 17th February, 2024


Snow Drop’in to Cringletie

Our Snowdrops will literally 'welcome' you as you approach Cringletie Estate. Step out into nature whilst taking a stroll through our woodlands, where you'll find…...

date_range 5th February, 2024 - 15th March, 2024


Snowdrop tours at Dawyck

Snowdrops, the magical, botanical gems that herald the onset of Spring are being celebrated during the Scottish Snowdrop Festival 2024. Our Gardens at Edinburgh, Dawyck…...

date_range 4th February, 2024 - 11th March, 2024


Scottish Snowdrop Festival

Castle Kennedy Gardens looks forward to welcoming you for our special 3 mile route around the picturesque black loch is opened up for walking or…...

date_range 3rd February, 2024 - 24th March, 2024


Snowdrops at Logan

Snowdrops, the magical, botanical gems that herald the onset of Spring are being celebrated during the Scottish Snowdrop Festival 2024. Our Gardens at Edinburgh, Dawyck…...

date_range 1st February, 2024 - 10th March, 2024


Galashiels Spring Walking Festival 2024

Galashiels Walking Festivals are now organised by Hike & Bike Hub, with a small team of passionate, knowledgeable and trained volunteer walk leaders. All walks…...

date_range 26th April, 2024 - 28th April, 2024


Snowdrop Retreat Day

SNOWDROP RETREAT DAY - Saturday, 10th of February 2024. You are invited to a Retreat Day at Allanton Peace Sanctuary on Saturday the 10th of…...

date_range 10th February, 2024 - 10th February, 2024