It’s May already, and it finally feels as though spring has arrived here in the Scottish Borders. As you’d imagine at this time of year, there’s a lot going on, with the great houses re-opening, gardens coming to life and events galore. We hope you’ll be enticed into booking a stay with us to enjoy the best of the Borders.
What’s On - May 2018
1st May 2018 to 31st May 2018 - 10:00 - 15:00
‘At Home in the Southern Uplands: A Painter’s Child’ Art Exhibition
Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum, 156 Biggar High Street, Biggar ML12 6DH
Every Monday – 1.30pm-3.30pm
Old Melrose Monastic Walk
Old Melrose Furniture Studio/Tearoom, Melrose, TD6 9DF
No booking required
Tel: 01835 82283
Every Friday - 10am–4pm
St Abbs Friday Market
The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL
Every Saturday and Sunday - 2pm-4.30pm
Scottish Borders Donkey Sanctuary
The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL
Tel: 01835 823468
Thursday 3 May 2018 13:30 - 17:30
Trimontium Roman Guided Walk
Three Hills Heritage Centre, Corn Exchange, High Street, Melrose, TD6 9PN
Tel: 01896 822651
Thursday 3 May 2018 - 6.30pm
Author event: Tim Marshall
Mainstreet Trading, Mainstreet, St Boswells, Scottish Borders TD6 0AT
01835 824 087
Saturday 5 May 2018 onwards - 11:00 - 17:00Borders Sculpture Park Exhibition: The Messenger by Hilary Jack
Mellerstain House, Mellerstain, Gordon, TD3 6LG Tel: 01573 410225 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 5 to Monday 7 May 2018 – 10:00 – 17:00
'Art at Ancrum'
A long weekend of exhibitions and demonstrations by professional artists and design-led makers in multiple venues throughout the village of Ancrum, where you can meet and purchase arts and crafts directly from the artists and makers.
Various locations in Ancrum.
Sunday 6 May 2018
Earlston Rugby Sevens
The Haugh, Earlston
The Red Lion will be open for drinks, but food will not be served all day.
Friday 11 May - Sunday 13th May 2018 - 9:00 onwards
Land Rover Floors Castle Horse Trials
Floors Castle, Roxburghe Estates, Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF Tel: 01573 223 333
Tuesday to Saturdays from 15th May - 10.00-4.00
Photographic Exhibition: Wildlife of Scotland
Old Gala House, Scott Crescent, Galashiels