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Friday 18th October

Friday 18th October
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Absolutely Legless 2-3 Days

Absolutely Legless

A traditional Irish Dance Group from Edinburgh has developed an international reputation for exciting and innovative performances .Inspired by the Irish hard and soft shoe traditions, Absolutely Legless perform original dances in a relaxed and informal manner while remaining faithful to their roots. The dancers combine the grace of the soft shoes with the power and rhythmic precision of the hard shoes to provide a truly exhilarating experience. This is reflected in the live music, which seamlessly weaves the evocative melodies and driving rhythms of Irish dance music.    ..

Date: Friday 18 October

Jojo Sutherland 2-3 Days

Jojo Sutherland

This charismatic comic performs in comedy clubs worldwide where she is in as much demand for her compere abilities as she is for her comedy routine. Her natural stage presence alongside her "healthy neglect" attitude to life proves extremely popular amongst many and varied audiences including the armed forces where she remains as one of the few women to go to military bases to entertain the troops. She is regularly requested to support other comics on tour the likes of which have included Jenny Éclair, US Comic Louis Ramey, 4 poofs and a piano and Tom Stade. She is also a popular TV Warm up artist for studio based shows which have included the BBC1 sitcom The Old Guys and Badults on BBC Three. ..

Date: Friday 18 October

Dancing Light Gallery Festival Exhibition 2-3 Days

Dancing Light Gallery Festival Exhibition

A contemporary art exhibition to celebrate the Biggar Little Festival showcasing work by Christopher Nugent, Christina Woodrow, Jenny Handley, Claire Blyth, Juliette Scott, David Holmes, Jo Verity, Sheena Spacey, Becca Macdonald and many more. Wine Reception both afternoons of 26th & 27th to celebrate OPEN STUDIOS.. We look forward to welcoming you...

Date: Thursday 17 - Sunday 27 October

Enduring Love Exhibition 2-3 Days

Enduring Love Exhibition

A photography exhibition celebrating the partnerships of twenty local couples who have a combined married life of over five hundred years. Enduring Love shares their stories of falling in love and staying in love through thick and thin...

Date: Thursday 17 - Sunday 27 October

Festival Club Friday 18 October 2-3 Days

Festival Club Friday 18 October

Free musical event at the Crown Inn, Biggar featuring some amazing local musicians.The line up for Friday 18th  October is.......WATCH THIS SPACE!..

Date: Friday 18 October

Free Motion Machine Embroidery Workshop - Autumn Colour 2-3 Days

Free Motion Machine Embroidery Workshop - Autumn Colour

Come and join Patricia West Textile Artist at her free motion machine embroidery workshop in Biggar Stitches. Suitable for everyone, you will learn how to use a sewing machine to ‘draw’ a picture which can be framed or incorporated into future sewing projects. You’ll have time to practice and experiment before diving into designing and making your final picture to take home. Lots of tea/coffee and biscuits will help the creative stitching flow. All equipment, materials and sewing machine provided. Please bring lunch. Places limited to 4. Tickets from Patricia on 07818055068 or ..

Date: Friday 18 October

New Oil Paintings by Carol Taylor MA RCA 2-3 Days

New Oil Paintings by Carol Taylor MA RCA

An exhibition of new original oil paintings inspired by the beautiful local landscape of Douglas and Angus Estate. Carol is a former lecturer & graduate of Edinburgh College of Art and the Royal College of Art, London. Her painting Studio & Gallery is adjacent to the Scrib Tree and is also open during the BLF Open Studios Trail, where you can browse through a variety of her recent artwork.  The Scrib Tree offers a relaxed atmosphere where you can view the exhibition while enjoying a dining experience from breakfast through lunch and on Friday evenings, a “Supper Club”. Their “Local Larder”, event celebrates our local and regional produce showcasing the quality food and drink offering available from this charming..

Date: Tuesday 1 October - Thursday 31 October

Purves Puppets presents 'Pips and Panda in Circusland' 2-3 Days

Purves Puppets presents 'Pips and Panda in Circusland'

Another adventure from the famous pair. This time Panda finds an unusual basket. Who does it belong to? Where did it come from? We’ll have to wait and see! They visit the circus, where they meet two funny geese called Jiffy and Jaffy, and Sugar the dancing horse. There are many songs for you to join in and lots of fun too! Especially for ages 1-7 years Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or

Date: Sat 12, Tue 15, Fri 18, Sat 19 & Sat 26 October

The Irish Songbook 2-3 Days

The Irish Songbook

Irish singer PJ Lynch takes you through some of the most popular songs from the Emerald Isle, with a bit of fun between the classic songs. ..

Date: Friday 18 October