Border Ride Outs 2018
The calendar below is currently in the process of being updated for 2018.
Dates for Common Ridings & Festivals 2018
7th - 9th June
1st - 9th June
11th - 15th June
17th - 23rd June
17th - 23rd June
22nd June - 1st July
Melrose 7’s – 14th April 2018
The Melrose Sevens is one of Scotland’s premier sporting events and the tournament remains the blue riband of sevens in Scotland and represents one of the region’s premier events. In 2012 the tournament won the Scottish Thistle Awards Best Sporting Event Award for the Central South East Region and keenly awaits the national final results in November. Staged the Friday before the main Sevens event the Melrose VETS takes the format of a 10-a-side, 12 team tournament, and will involve as many teams as possible from outwith Scotland.
For full details visit their website
Tweedlove Bike Festival – 26th May – 10th June 2018
TweedLove Bike Festival is a celebration of all things bike, and is 100% organised by bike riders. With the UK’s best concentration of mountain and road biking options right on our doorstep, TweedLove are keen to invite you to share our back yard. There are a whole host of races and opportunities to enjoy biking in the most beautiful part of Scotland. For full details, visit their website
Borders Book Festival – 14th to 17th June 2018
Harmony Gardens, Melrose
The festival takes place in the beautiful gardens of Harmony House in the historic town of Melrose. Owned by the National Trust for Scotland, the 18th Century house is home to the authors during the festival. The gardens are open to the public and are a wonderful place to while away the day whilst taking in the many events. Checkout the website to keep up with the latest news.