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A new adventure for Pips and Panda

Brand new from the world renowned Purves Puppets and debuting at this year's festival, meet the Flying Mouse, the Mermaid, Panda's Granny and many more new characters who can't wait to meet you all!!  Lots of songs and laughter especially for ages 1-6 years. Suitable for ages 1 to 6 years.  Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Biggar Day Out 2-3 Days

Biggar Day Out

Street entertainment, food, crafts and all the fun of the fair at Biggar Day Out. Biggar Little Festival pulls out all the stops for its biggest and best day out ever! Together with the town’s shops, cafes, arts groups and street entertainment our aim is to provide a feast of fun for all the family. There are events for everyone to enjoy. You can sample the taste of the food and craft fair, let the kids explore our storytelling trail with The Three Biggar Goats Gruff & The Biggarty Pigs or let off steam on the bouncy castle. For the more adventurous and back by popular demand, test your head for heights on our climbing ice wall!  Or for those who want to keep their feet on the ground what about visiting an exhibition, enjoying a sh..

Biggar Gasworks Steam Day New

Biggar Gasworks Steam Day

Enter the last remaining town gasworks in Scotland – the only surviving example of a once familiar sight. For more than 130 years, this industrial plant made coal gas for Biggar and beyond before the advent of natural gas in the 1960s.See the coal fired boiler put to work and the steam driven machinery in action. Learn the secret of how gas was produced from coal from our guides on site.  Please purchase tickets on  entry to Biggar Gasworks Museum...

Biggar Little Beer Festival 2017 New 2-3 Days

Biggar Little Beer Festival 2017

Biggar little beer festival is in it’s third year at the CAMRA Glasgow and West of Scotland pub of the year, The Crown Inn Biggar. This year a total of 40 real ales will be showcased with the emphasis being our great local breweries such as Broughton, Stewarts, Strathaven, Freewheelin’ Peebles, Campervan and many more. Festival starts Thursday night each weekend and finishes Sunday night. Casks start flowing 6pm Thursday and from midday Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Craft beers and ciders also showcased to make this a festival not to be missed...

Biggar Little Cinema  'La La Land' 2-3 Days

Biggar Little Cinema 'La La Land'

Biggar Little Cinema are delighted to bring to the Festival the screening of 'La La Land' the 2016 award winning American comedy romance starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone which gained 6 Oscars, 5 Baftas and 6 Golden Globe Awards.  ..

Book Fair & Flea market 2-3 Days

Book Fair & Flea market

Book lovers and collectors - come and grab an amazing bargain from our wide range of prints, art, books and collectables. A large selection to suit all budgets. Stay a while and have tea and cake in our wonderful theatre tearoom. ..

Meet the Maker - Edinburgh Gin and Food Matching Evening with Fevertree and Crown Biggar

Enjoy an evening of superb gin with this "meet the maker" event.  Edinburgh Gin is an award-winning tipple distilled in the shadow of the historic Edinburgh Castle. Learn all about the history of gin and meet the Edinburgh Gin family including Edinburgh Gin Classic, Seaside, Rhubarb & Ginger Liqueur, Raspberry Liqueur and Elderflower Liqueur. Come along to hear our Brand Ambassador talk about the delights of how easy it is to match our gins to food, and most importantly………………enjoy yourself with the help of Edinburgh Gin and multiple award winning Crown Inn at Biggar. Evening includes 5 gin cocktails and 5 course tasting plate menu. Strictly over 18's only...

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre 2-3 Days

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre

Come along and enjoy an interesting guided tour of our extensive puppetry collection from all over the world. Meet some familiar TV characters and a Fairy Godmother who is over 200 years old! You can also have a go at working some puppets. Suitable for ages 7 to adult. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Purves Puppets presents 'The Firebird' 2-3 Days

Purves Puppets presents 'The Firebird'

On a journey through the magical forest, Ivan has to find the beautiful princess Zerena with the help of Grey Wolf, who can transform herself in to many disguises. In the story we meet Prince Ivan and his silly two brothers, as well as Koschei the evil Wizard and many other colourful characters, including the Firebird herself!An enchanting story with action-packed adventures to delight the whole family! (ages 5+) Suitable for ages 6 to adult. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com...

Tantalising Taj's Treats New 2-3 Days

Tantalising Taj's Treats

Annual event as part of the Biggar Little Festival where the ladies of the family take over the kitchen producing mouth watering traditional Punjabi meals that will leave your taste buds tantalised! A five course gourmet meal only available at this time of year. Available on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th October Advance booking essential on 01899 220801...

Theatre Open Doors Day 2-3 Days

Theatre Open Doors Day

You're welcome to pop in and we will show you around our wonderful Victorian-style theatre. Guided tours start at 11am, 1.30pm & 3pm. Tearoom will be open selling lunches and cakes! The Flea Market & Book Fair  is also on the same day, in the tearoom. Puppet Shop, gardens and our own car park on site...