Join the locals in celebrating our unique Scottish heritage and soak up the unique spirit of these parts. Experience the thundering hooves of the Common Ridings, indulge in a local food festival, dance the night away to live music and find perfect family fun at year-round festivals; our calendar is packed with outstanding events.

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Midlothian Outdoor Festival

The Festival takes place every August, and showcases the great things you can do in Midlothian’s outdoors. You can discover the county, on guided walks,…...

date_range 8th August, 2020 - 16th August, 2020


TweedLove Vallelujah - Rescheduled

Vallelujah is the first event in the TweedLove’s Triple Crown Series and this year it’s also Round One of the British National Enduro Series. It…...

date_range 15th August, 2020 - 16th August, 2020


Paxton House Summer Fayre

The Paxton House Summer Fayre is a great opportunity for a family day out this summer, with a wide range of events and activities on…...

date_range 16th August, 2020


Macbeth - Open-Air Theatre

Pedalling from venue to venue with all of their set, props and costumes on the back of their bikes, the HandleBards are a four-strong troupe…...

date_range 18th August, 2020


Innerleithen Music Festival

Annual weekend of acoustic music in the small town of Innerleithen in the Scottish Borders. An established music festival that augments its line-up of local…...

date_range 21st August, 2020 - 23rd August, 2020


DRIVE Festival 2020

On August 23rd 2020, the Borders will come alive with the roar of engines. DRIVE Festival will be the ultimate Scottish motorsport event. Set in…...

date_range 23rd August, 2020


Scottish Borders Walking Festival

The Scottish Borders Walking Festival, the oldest established walking festival in Scotland, has a reputation for being one of the friendliest walking festivals of the…...

date_range 5th September, 2020 - 12th September, 2020


TweedLove - Rescheduled

Celebrate 10 years of the award-winning TweedLove Bike Festival with a variety of events, family fun, and delicious food and drink. TweedLove is all about…...

date_range 25th September, 2020 - 27th September, 2020


TweedLove Tenduro - Rescheduled

Celebrate 10 years of the TweedLove Bike Festival at the biggest enduro race of the summer. Join the pros to ride five of the best…...

date_range 25th September, 2020 - 27th September, 2020


Tweed Valley Tunnel Trail Run

A beautiful off-road run through a stunning natural environment – with a very special twist in the tail! From autumnal beauty to underground awesomeness –…...

date_range 10th October, 2020


Hop Run

Do you like great beer and running on amazing riverside trails? If so, Hop Run is the perfect event for you! It’s a 10K trail…...

date_range 24th October, 2020


Midstock Festival

Midstock invites families, music-lovers and party animals alike to Dalkeith Country Park to enjoy the summer sunshine. With bars serving Scottish ales and more local…...

date_range 4th June, 2021 - 5th June, 2021


BVAC Classic – Festival of Motoring

The BVAC Classic – Festival of motoring will take place at Thirlestane Castle in Lauder on Sunday 7th June. The 2020 event is celebrating the…...

date_range 6th June, 2021


Dog's Day Out at Traquair

If you love dogs and your dog loves a good day out then Traquair is the place to come on Sunday 12th July. Now in…...

date_range 18th July, 2021