Events in the Tweed Valley


  • West Linton Whipman

    The Whipman is an annual summer festival held in the village of West Linton, and is one of the Scottish Borders' oldest festivals. 

    Fri, 02/06/2017 - 12:00 to Sat, 10/06/2017 - 22:00
  • At least 400 years old and stems back to the time of the 'Burleymen' - Burgh Law men who had the task of ensuring no-one encroached on the town‘s common lands.

    Mon, 12/06/2017 - 18:45 to Fri, 16/06/2017 - 23:30
  • Peebles Beltane Festival

    A spectacular festival of local legend, history and tradition, with a range of events throughout the week. 

    Sun, 18/06/2017 - 19:00 to Sun, 25/06/2017 - 22:00
  • Instituted in 1827, The Games are the oldest organised sports meeting in Scotland and are part of a wider ten-day festival with events and fun for all ages.

    Thu, 06/07/2017 - 17:00 to Sat, 15/07/2017 - 23:00
  • A day out for dogs and their owners! Bring your dog along for some fun activities, competitions, displays and demos, as well as doggy treats and organised walks.

    Sun, 16/07/2017 -
    11:00 to 17:00
  • Skipinnish

    The stars of Celtic music return to the Scottish Borders once again with a fabulous line-up that includes Jenny Biddle, Trad: Young Roots Concert and The Ghost of Tommy Atkins. 

    Fri, 18/08/2017 - 19:30 to Sun, 20/08/2017 - 22:30
  • King and Queen of the Hill

    Now something of a UK enduro classic, the course makes the most of the massive variety of trail riding here, with the sweetest descents on the valley’s finest dirt, roots and rock. This year sees a new venue in Innerleithen as the event base with stages on both the Caberston and Traquair sides of the valley. Expect pro athletes mixing it up with mere mortals in the battle to become the Scottish Open Champion.

    Sat, 19/08/2017 - 09:00 to Sun, 20/08/2017 - 17:00
  • Over a period of 10 days, this small but incredibly creative Borders town celebrates the work of its many artists, arts groups, musicians, poets, film makers and craftspeople. As well as indoor performances and workshops, there are opportunities to explore the fascinating history, architecture, nature and landscape of Peebles and around through a series of talks, walks and tours. Whether it's live music, theatre, film, dance, visual arts, crafts, tours, or some of the many activities taking place out on the streets of Peebles, there’s something for every age and interest.

    Fri, 25/08/2017 - 18:00 to Sun, 03/09/2017 - 22:00
  • Beyond Borders International Festival of Literature & Thought

    This event brings together internationally renowned broadcasters, writers, thinkers, artists, diplomats and politicians to meet, talk and exchange ideas with the public about some of the most interesting and pressing issues of our time. This stimulating weekend of debate also includes bike rides, literary walks, art exhibitions and performances. During the weekend we also curate a number of private lunches, dinners and tête-à-têtes to facilitate the development of new projects and innovative collaborations. This combination of public and intimate interactions is what makes the Festival unique.

    Sat, 26/08/2017 - 12:00 to Sun, 27/08/2017 - 22:00
  • The premier Highland Games in the Scottish Borders takes place in the spectacular surroundings of Hay Lodge Park, Peebles. Events include pipe band competition, traditional heavy events, Highland dancing competition, whisky tasting, haggis hurling (our favourite!), loads of stalls, fairground rides, plus great food and drink. 


    Sat, 02/09/2017 -
    11:00 to 17:30
  • A classic closed road sportive, brought to you by the same team who organise the TweedLove Bike Festival. Starts from Peebles town centre. 

    Sun, 03/09/2017 -
    08:00 to 16:00
  • The 23rd Scottish Borders Walking Festival will this year be held at Peebles, hosted by The Community Council of the Royal Burgh of Peebles and District. Expect a fantastic selection of walks for all abilities taking in some of the Borders’ finest walking country. 


    Sun, 03/09/2017 - 09:00 to Sat, 09/09/2017 - 18:00


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