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Sunday 20th October 2024

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Street Art by Biggar Schools and Bizzyberry Nursery 2-3 Days

Street Art by Biggar Schools and Bizzyberry Nursery

From mid October the annual children’s Street Art Exhibition will be on display in shop windows up and down High Street.This year, pupils from Nursery to Primary 7 at Biggar Primary and the art and design department from Biggar High School together with the children from Bizzyberry Nursery are focusing on a theme of The Rights of the Child...

Date: Monday 14th - Sunday 27th October

Silent Disco Walking Tour with Alex from LIVEforDANCE 2-3 Days

Silent Disco Walking Tour with Alex from LIVEforDANCE

The Silent Disco Walking Tour is back - with day and evening tours!Pop on our special headphones and feel your inhibitions fade away as we dance-walk through the streets of Biggar listening to feel-good music you’ll want to sing-along to. Surprise onlookers with spontaneous mini flash-mobs and tickle your soul with our entertaining tour.Suitable for families (age 5 upwards). Babies/toddlers in buggies welcome to enjoy the route. Come prepared if raining. Headphones provided.Suggested age for children: 5+..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Festival Service 2-3 Days

Festival Service

A special church service with a focus on the arts to kick off the Biggar Day Out.All welcome.All ages..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Doors Open at The Biggar Puppet Theatre 2-3 Days

Doors Open at The Biggar Puppet Theatre

Visit the magical world of Purves Puppets for a guided tour of the wonderful Victorian-Style theatre and see a short demonstration of puppeteering. Then enjoy browsing the Books and Bric-a-brac sale. The tearoom will be open selling lunches and cakes and the puppet shop and gardens will also be open!Car park on site...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Drumming Hands on the High Street 2-3 Days

Drumming Hands on the High Street

Drumming Hands are a West African Djembe drumming school based in Edinburgh and will be performing in front of the Corn Exchange and on the High Street. Dancing and audience participation is encouraged!A FREE DRUMMING WORKSHOP for up to 20 people will be held in Arcadia Music Cafe @ 1pm (2pm). Names will be taken on the day...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Children’s Zone at St Mary’s Hall 2-3 Days

Children’s Zone at St Mary’s Hall

In the Children and Families Zone St Mary’s Hall there will be face painting by DG Funky Faces and Act About Children’s Theatre Company will entertain with music, dancing and balloon sculptures. Helen Porter, artist and creator, is offering free papercraft workshops and there will be a free book stall to read and take away!There will be teas available in St Mary’s too, so parents and grandparents can sit down and enjoy the fun...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Rocket Making in the Gillespie Centre 2-3 Days

Rocket Making in the Gillespie Centre

It IS rocket science!Who needs Houston when we have Biggar!Come and make your own rocket at the Gillespie Centre .After the glue has dried we will gather in the Burn Braesand see who’s rocket goes the highest and furthest!Prizes for best dressed, highest flying and furthest flying rockets!Age 7+All children need accompanying adults..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Biggar RBL Pipeband 2-3 Days

Biggar RBL Pipeband

No Biggar Day Out would be complete without the wonderful Biggar Pipeband who will be playing around the town from 1.00pm...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Biggar Creatives: A Graveyard Walk, Helen Lambie and Neil Paynter 2-3 Days

Biggar Creatives: A Graveyard Walk, Helen Lambie and Neil Paynter

Bakers, hairdressers, architects, engineers, builders, gardeners, singers, fiddlers, organists, poets, prose stylists, suffragettes, teachers, ministers, painters, photographers, town movers and shakers, rebels, eccentrics, a Broadway actress, Scotland’s greatest ever equestrian and circus performer, a genius polymath, masters in the art of life – and more ...Meet some creative Biggar folk and listen to their stories.Dress for the weather and wear your walking shoes.Proceeds to Biggar Gala Week, the Biggar Bonfire and Biggar Museum.Suitable for adults..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Biggar Gasworks Museum Visit 2-3 Days

Biggar Gasworks Museum Visit

Come and visit the historic Biggar Gasworks, the only preserved gasworks left in the country.Inside you can see the original equipment and even see some of the steam-driven machines used for gas production and distribution in action...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Jack and the Biggarflum Tree - Biggar Storytellers 2-3 Days

Jack and the Biggarflum Tree - Biggar Storytellers

Jack has a problem.His Granny isn’t well so he and his friends set out on a journey to find the cure for her illness and they set off across the seas!Come along and find out how you can help with some magic, singing and following on their trail. We end with an extra special little story, I Am Biggar Bat. Dressing up also helps!Suitable for preschool and infant school childrenAll children need accompanying adults..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Open Mic at The Corn Exchange 2-3 Days

Open Mic at The Corn Exchange

Enjoy a break and rest your feet at the free Open Mic event in the Corn Exchange. You can also bring an instrument or just your voice and step up to the stage...All welcome...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Cloth Eared Mule 2-3 Days

Cloth Eared Mule

Cloth Eared Mule are a duo who play traditional old time American music from the Appalachian Mountains and beyond - they play a collection of fiddle & banjo tunes and songs mostly from the pre dust bowl era, but also some of more modern origin.Support on the night from Irish Singer Songwriter Tomas Lynch...

Date: Sunday 20th October

Craft Fair & Food and Drink 2-3 Days

Craft Fair & Food and Drink

Quality locally made arts and crafts at the Biggar Municipal HallBetty Moonlight Artist - Candles, pyrography, acrylic painting on woodBiggar Botanics - Handmade soaps, body butters, candlesThe Biggar Gallery - Photography, picture framing, giftsBumblebee Designs - Wool, tweed, tartan furnishings and accessoriesCorra Sea Glass and Crafts - Sea glass jewellery, driftwood rustic itemsCrafted Collars - Handmade dog collars, leads, and coatsDainty Dora Surface Design - Scenic, patterned homeware with original designsFifi la Bonk! - Hand-knitwear using luxurious, handspun yarnsHeather Nelson - Needle felting, sewn accessories, painted craftsHobbyhut Crafts - Decorative hearts, wooden plaques, trinket boxesHook and Needle - Organic crochet baby c..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Luminary House Workshop Earthware Pottery New 2-3 Days

Luminary House Workshop Earthware Pottery

In this relaxing and fun pottery workshop you will hand build a ceramic luminary house. Cut out the door and windows for the light to shine out and apply surface design and decoration using stamps, modelling tools and underglazes.Tea & coffee will be supplied.The finished pieces will be fired, clear glazed and available to collect, or posted for the cost of P&P within 3 weeks.Max 6 people Adults and accompanied over 14’s ..

Date: Sunday 20th October

Simple Doodling 3 - Create A Mini Folded Paper Book New 2-3 Days

Simple Doodling 3 - Create A Mini Folded Paper Book

Moira will show you how to make a mini book to fill with shapes and pattern. Templates available - or invent your own.The classes can be done in any order and as a bonus - a £5 note will be returned to you on each subsequentattendance!All materials included.Suitable for 16+Max 4 people per workshopSunday 20th October - 10am - 12 noonSaturday 26th October - 1pm - 3pm ..

Date: Sunday 20th October and Saturday 26th October

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