What’s on

There is always a surprising amount happening in this area guests are surprised , here are some of them, and we have a monthly Whats In Innerleithen leaflet confirming the Live music dates and other local events.   

(We advise you to confirm and check timings and dates just in case we have missed something or things have changed.)

Various Events in local Public Gardens over the Summer. guided bird walks, yoga, exhibitions and so much more. Details in Scotland Garden Scheme.   Dawyk Botanic Gardens and Kailzie Gardens are local and well worth a visit.

For more information on what’s on, Border Events provides a good searchable list, and for a local night out, the Eastgate Theatre in Peebles has a wide range of entertainment including films on Sundays.

*** DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS SITUATION, MANY OF THESE EVENTS ARE CANCELLED OR POSTPONED.  PLEASE CHECK WITH THE EVENT ORGANISERS DIRECTLY FOR UPDATES.  MANY EVENTS ARE LISTED HERE AT ROUGHLY THE TIME OF YEAR WHEN THEY WOULD NORMALLY TAKE PLACE – BUT OF COURSE THESE AREN’T NORMAL TIMES SO CHECK WITH ORGANISERS.


23-25 April 2021 – WalkingGalashiels weekend walking festival


9-10 May 2021 – MTBSXC Mountain Bike Racing Series, Glentress


May 2021 (tbc) – EnduroScottish Enduro Series, Innerleithen


12 June 2021 – Gravel ridingGritopia


13 June 2021 – Road CyclingSkinny Tweed


19 June 2021 – MTBGlentress 7  


20 June 2021 – Family/MTBFrog Bikes Tweedlove Family Day


10-11 July 2021 – Gravel riding – Gravel Grind – Gravel endure style event and ride outs


10-17 July 2021 – CultureInnerleithen St Ronan’s Games Week


17/18 July 2021 – EnduroPirelli Vallelujah MTB Enduro


31 July/1 August 2021 – EnduroTweedlove King and Queen of the Hill


August 2021 (date tbc) – Farming/day outPeebles Agricultural Show


August 2021 (tbc) – CultureEdinburgh Fringe


August 2021 (tbc) – MusicInnerleithen Music Festival


August 2021 (tbc) – CultureBeyond Borders Book Festival


September 2021 – WalkingScottish Borders Walking Festival


September 2021 – FamilyPeebles Highland Games


15-19 September 2021 – CultureBorders Book Festival


17-19 September 2021 – Tweedlove Bike Festival

  • Tenduro (Enduro) 17-19 September
  • Tweedlove mega bike demo & expo 17-19 September
  • Go e-Bike Family Ride 17 September
  • Bosch e-MTB challenge 18 September
  • Ridelines enjoyro 18 September

23-25 September 2021 – Gravel and road riding – Muck n’fast fest


16 October 2021 – Trail Running – Tunnel Run


October 2021 (tbc) – ArtsBiggar Little Festival


October 2021 (tbc) – FamilyPeebles Wood market weekend


November 2021 (tbc) – FamilyTraquair Halloween fun day


November 2021 (date tbc) – Family – Peebles Fireworks Display


November 2021 (date tbc) – Trail runningGlentress half marathon and 10k night run


November 2021 (date tbc) – Trail runningTweed Valley Ultra – Glentress


November 2021 – Family – Traquair House Christmas Fayre Weekend


December 2021 (date tbc) – Off road duathlon – Durty Events – Bowhill Duathlon (short)


December 2021 (date tbc)  – Peebles, Innerleithen and Walkerburn (date tbc) Christmas light switch on


December 2021 (tbc) – FamilyPeebles Hogmanay Torchlight Procession


January 2022 (tbc) – Road runningRun off the Christmas Pudding 13.1km race


January 2022 (date tbc) – Off road duathlon -Durty Events – Bowhill Duathlon (Medium)


January 2022 (date tbc) – Cyclo CrossThe Thistly Cross


January 2022 (date tbc)  – Film – Peebles Outdoor Film Festival


February 2022 (date tbc) – Off road duathlon – Durty Events – Bowhill Duathlon (long)


February 2022 (date tbc) – Trail running – High Terrain 10k, 21k and 42k trail marathon at Glentress


March 2022 (date tbc)  – Trail runningThe Mighty Deerstalker


April 2022 (date tbc) – RugbyMelrose 7s


April 2022 (date tbc) – FamilyEaster Egg Eggstravaganza, Traquair


27-29 May 2022 – Motor RacingJim Clark Rally


June 2022 (date tbc)  – CulturePeebles Beltane Festival


June 2022 (date tbc)  – Culture – Walkerburn Summer Festival