Tough times in the Von Wurly household.Hansel and Gretel set out on an adventure to try and take the heat off poor mum and dad. They heard there was some food to be found in the deep dark forest! An old wives tale about a sweet house made of .....sweets! With nothing to lose the kids head out on a fantastic adventure and get more than they bargained for.Join in the fun and help Hansel and Gretel get in and out of trouble.Music and fun for all the family.2 performances: 11am and 1pm.Suitable for all ages.
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Pips and Panda are camping on the beach where Panda has built a big sandcastle.They are about to have their tea when something odd happens and they notice something strange up in the sky!Later they discover a magic egg which begins to cause some trouble and lots of fun! What's inside? Where does it come from? You'll have to wait and see! Pips & Panda look forward to seeing you there!Suitable age 1-7.www.purvespuppets.com
Date: Sat 14th, Tue 17th, Fri 20th, Sat 21st, Sat 28th October
A selection of classic tracks from one of the true masters of songwriting. From ‘Blowin' in the Wind’ to the heartbreaking ballads. Come and join singer PJ Lynch and special guests for an evening of fun and great song.
FREE live music to round off your festival nights.Round off your day at the Festival with a drink and free music.At the ever popular weekend nights' Festival Club local guest artists and bands will be providing live music alternately in the The Crown bar or upstairs at the Elphinstone.Meet up with friends, catch up on the day's events and enjoy the rest of the night. Thank you to The Crown and the Elphinstone for welcoming Festival Club.Friday 20th & Saturday 28th October - The Crown InnSaturday 21st & Friday 27th October - The Elphinstone Hotel..
Date: Fri 20th, Sat 21st, Fri 27th, Sat 28th October
A folk concert featuring two of the finest young folk acts in Scotland.Adam Holmes is a rising star who has been making a name for himself as a singer/songwriter gaining him nominations for Scottish Album of the Year in 2014, 2017 and 2018. Adam has shared the stage with the likes of Van Morrison, Martin Simpson and Richard Thompson amongst others.Eabhal, from the Isle of Uist is probably the most talked about young bands on the Scottish Folk scene and will be performing both traditional and self penned songs and tunes.Suitable for 16+
Our “Pips and Panda and the Magic Egg” story meets some Alien visitors and now it’s your chance to make an alien puppet and perform on our stage in Ultraviolet Light! Mums and Dads come along to join in the fun! Children’s snack, drink, and all materials provided. Suitable for 5-7 yearsPips and Panda show starts at 1.30pm after the Workshop. (Admission extra)Suitable for 5-7 years.www.purvespuppets.com..
Biggar-based publisher Red Squirrel Press invites you to an afternoon of Red Squirrel Press poets and friends in aid of MacDiarmid’s Brownsbank.Featuring some of the best-known names in poetry, WN (Bill) Herbert, Dundee Makar and Professor of Poetry, Sean O’Brien, multi award- winning poet and Emeritus Professor, Colin Will, writer, musician, former Scottish Poetry Library and StAnza International Poetry Festival Chair, award winning Biggar-based poet Lindsay Macgregor, Andy Jackson, poet, anthologist, co-editor of Poetry Scotland and Elizabeth Rimmer, poet, editor and occasional translator.’Suitable for 18+
Learn to make a wonderful Halloween floral display in the beautiful setting of Shieldhill Castle Hotel.Lynn will share her skills and you will have a lovely floral Halloween pumpkin arrangement to take home.All materials provided.Then stay and treat yourself to lunch in Shieldhill's historic dining room...Festival Lunch from £10
A seemingly unremarkable man in his 60s named Harold one day learns his old friend Queenie is dying. He embarks on a walk, only to keep going for 450 miles until he reaches Queenie's hospice, much to the despair of his wife Maureen.An intriguing British drama with an excellent cast based on the 2012 book of the same name.Who better to fill the leading role than Jim Broadbent.Cert 12A.Tickets available at Brownlies of Biggar...