Border Ride Outs 2017
The below calendar has been updated for 2017.
Dates for Common Ridings & Festivals 2017
4th - 11th June
2nd - 10th June
12th - 16th June
18th - 24th June
18th - 24th June
23rd June - 2nd July
Melrose 7’s – 8th April 2017
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 – 11th June 2017
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 – 15th to 18th June 2017
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.