A family-friendly festival in the historic market town of Biggar - a small town at large!
Join us to celebrate music, dance, arts and crafts, literature, and drama. Biggar will be filled with an eclectic programme of workshops, exhibitions, children's events, performances, a craft and food fair, and festival clubs.
Discover what brought well-known performers such as Ian Rankin, Kevin Bridges, Old Blind Dogs, Fred McCauley and Alexander McCall Smith to the festival in previous years.
Take your pick from more than 50 events spread across 10 days in October. Many events are free!
So start planning your visit to the Biggar Little Festival now!
The Biggar Little Festival Blog features previews of events coming to this years festivals, reviews of past festival contributors and up and coming events in the local area and is new for 2017.
So to keep up to date, please view the blog here
We really appreciate the help of our patrons and sponsors, allowing us to continue to grow and improve. Although run by volunteers, if you feel you would like to contribute to our ongoing costs without participating in our sponsorship packages, please donate here.
It's time to start planning your 2017 event. Registrations are now invited for BLF 2017. To obtain a registration form or to discuss your proposed event please contact Lesley at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01899 220980.
BLF are delighted to announce that they have been awarded £1500 from the Co-op Community Fund. We are very grateful to the Co-op and would like to thank everyone who voted for BLF. The money will assist us with the cost of the 2016 Festival.
During the 2015 Festival the Committee commissioned an appraisal from the independent consultancy company EKOS to gauge the success of the festival and lessons to be learned. The resulting report is available here. The Committee is now considering how to take forward the issues raised.
Registrations are now invited for the Artists Open Studio Trail 2017 which will take place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th October. If you are a local artist and would like more information and a registration form please contact the festival administrator, Lesley Armstrong.