Welcome to East Lothian
With over 40 miles of stunning coastline, golden beaches, rolling countryside, award-winning attractions, excellent food & drink and the world’s finest links golf courses, we have the best of Scotland! It may feel like a million miles away, but it’s only minutes from Edinburgh. East Lothian is not only a great place to visit, it is a great place to live and work. Have a look at just some of the things that make this a wonderful place.
2018 marks 700 years since the Bruce Charter - the oldest document in East Lothian Archives.
To mark the anniversary of Robert the Bruce's 1318 charter to the town, Haddington 700 aims to celebrate the town's history and culture, showcasing all that Haddington has to offer with a year of exciting projects and events.
Find out what’s happening in East Lothian with events and festivals that attract people from all over the world to celebrate Scotland's fascinating heritage and wonderful culture featuring the best of Scottish music, arts, food & drink, innovation, sport and entertainment.
Race away the January blues with an afternoon of exciting national hunt racing. Visit here for more information.
A series of events to mark the anniversary of Robert the Bruce's 1318 Charter to the town. Visit here for more information.
Come and enjoy the friendly atmosphere where stallholders offer you a tempting selection of home produced specialities. Visit here for more information.
Craig Hill, Scotland's kilted comedy treasure is back! Visit here for more information.
Spend an exciting afternoon watching premier racing featuring a selection of the best British and Irish horses aiming for the Cheltenham Festival. Visit here for more information.
Share the love on Valentines Day at Musselburgh races. Visit here for more information.