The Scottish Borders Heritage Festival

The Scottish Borders Heritage Festival starts on the 1st September and continues throughout the whole of September. This annual festival brings the rich and colourful history of the Scottish Borders alive through a unique series of events in spectacular settings.

Scottish Borders Heritage Festival 2017

Lighting the Borders

From the 1st to the 3rd September, Lighting the Borders will illuminate over 20 historic locations with story, song and light. There will also be events at:

  • Neidpath Castle
  • Hume Castle
  • Jedburgh Castle Jail
  • Newark Castle
  • Eyemouth Fort
  • Riddell Tower
  • Old Parish and St. Pauls Church Galashiels
  • Duns Law

Lighting the Borders

Some of the most iconic and historical buildings will be flooded with blue light to mark the special opening including Peniel Heugh, Smailholm Tower and Fatlips Castle

All Month Events

There are lots of events and exhibitions throughout the whole month of September and full details, including dates, times and costs can be found here. This really is an exciting time in the Borders.

Thirlestane Castle

Airhouses Awards

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