Events in the Scottish Borders in March 2018

Spring is a wonderful time to stay in Melrose and with so many events on this March, come and visit us in the Scottish Borders and join in the fun! Check out some of the highlights below or go to the full Border Events Calendar to see what else is happening at

The Mighty Deerstalker – Saturday 3rd March 12pm, Traquair House
An adventure running event with a difference! This is probably the hardest off-road-Tweed-clad-pipe-lit-plus-four-and-headtorch-wearing run that exists. 5km and 10km runs start and finish at Traquair. For more information on the race, glamping and how to enter, check out

Kelso Horse Races – Saturday 3rd March 2.15pm
Come check out the action at Premier Hurdle Day.

Border Organic Gardeners Annual Potato Day and Green Fair – Sunday 4th March 11am-3pm, Springwood Hall in Kelso
Border Organic Gardeners Potato Day and Green Fair is one of the biggest potato days in the country and very possibly the oldest one still running every year. Even better, we are one of the cheapest too! Over 100 varieties, eco/green stalls, gardening advice, tastings.

Ice Skating every Sunday including 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th March 2.45-5.15pm at Borders Ice Rink, Kelso
Ice skating for everyone, every Sunday!

Rocket Theatre: Oscar Wilde’s Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime – Friday 9th March 8pm, Bowhill Theatre
A gripping tale of love, honour, duty, fortune-telling and murder! Lord Arthur takes his marriage vows extremely seriously, but when he has his fortune told just weeks before the wedding his destiny simply cannot be ignored… This retelling of a classic story makes a black comedy that fizzes with fun”
£12 Adults. £10 under 16’s. Optional Supper £13.

Borders Art Fair – Friday 16th, Saturday 17th, Sunday 18th March 10-4pm, Springwood Hall, Kelso
Some of the finest contemporary art in the Scottish Borders will be showcased in Kelso. Free admission. Contact Tel: 07803 012 620


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