ScottFest FAQ

Are dogs allowed at ScottFest 2021? 

Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome on a lead in outdoor areas at Scottfest. 

Is there an OAP discounted ticket for ScottFest 2021?

No, over 65s will need a standard adult ticket.

At what age do children need a ScottFest ticket?

Under 5s go free to ScottFest. Children aged 5- 16 will need a child's ticket.

Is there a family ticket for ScottFest?

Yes, we offer two family tickets, for one adult and up to three children (aged 5- 16) or two adults and up to three children (aged 5-16).

Can I visit Abbotsford’s historic house and gardens during ScottFest 2021? 

You will require a ScottFest ticket to visit during ScottFest 2021 and our usual house and gardens tickets will not be available on the 14th and 15th August. Our historic house will be open to ScottFest ticket holders. Whilst our gardens will also be open, areas of them will be taken over by ScottFest activities.  

Can I use my Abbotsford annual pass, Historic Houses membership, Young Scot card or National Art Pass to gain free or discounted entry to Abbotsford during ScottFest 2021?

No, as all visitors will require a ScottFest ticket on these dates, Abbotsford's usual discounts do not apply.

Can I walk on the Abbotsford estate during ScottFest 2021? 

No, you will require a ScottFest ticket to enter our estate from any entrance during ScottFest.