What's On at ScottFest

There's all sorts going on at ScottFest, find out more about some of our confirmed entertainment below. Full programme to come, watch this space for more announcements!

Les Amis D'Onno, Jousting and Interactive Stable

The popular Les Amis D'Onno are back at ScottFest this year with a brand new jousting tournament. Plus meet the animals at their interactive stable.

Falconry Borders, Falconry handling and displays

Meet some amazing birds of prey with Falconry Borders. They'll be at ScottFest every day with bird handling sessions and flying displays.



Dandie Dinmonts, meet the dogs, races

On Friday 12th August only, meet some Dandie Dinmont Terriers, named by Scott, and watch them race for victory!

Ettrick Forest Archers, archery 

On Saturday and Sunday only, join the Ettrick Forest Archers to watch some amazing archery and have a go yourself!

Gaita, medieval music and dance

Gaita will be back at Abbotsford with more incredible performances of traditional medieval music and dance.



Border Pipes Traditional Music

Matt Seattle will be part of ScottFest's live music programme playing the traditional border pipes alongside Donald Knox (Guitar), Jenni Borthwick (Fiddle).

Crafty Beggar, Weaving

Crafty Beggar will be back at Abbotsford demonstrating some amazing traditional weaving skills to create a variety of items such as hats and baskets.



Natasha Stone Carving

Natasha Smith will be demonstrating her incredible stone carving skills.

One Acchord Acapella

Local One Acchord Ladies Acapella Chorus will be performing a variety of songs.

Scoop Gelato

Scoop Gelato will be at ScottFest with a delicious array of gelato and sorbet.



Graham School of Highland Dance

Pupils will be performing all 3 days, mixing upbeat modern highland jigs with traditional dancing.

Face Painting

Festival face painting will be at ScottFest for little ones.



Mead Tasting

Try some mead as part of ScottFest's living history experience.

Over Hot Coals

Over Hot Coals will be at ScottFest providing BBQ food and drinks.

Fiona Henderson Dance

Watch some incredible Highland Dancing performances from pupils of Fiona Henderson Dance School.