Visit East Lothian | Thursday 29th August 2019 9:00am
Now that the Edinburgh Festival & Fringe are over, itís time to sit back and take a breather - but not if youíre visiting East Lothian where the fun continues! See below for some of our top events taking place this September.
East Lothian Traditional Skills Festival - Sat 7th & Sun 8th
Cockenzie House & Gardens
Learn about East Lothianís traditional skills and why they are so important today. Have a go at activities from stone carving, salt making, 3D model making & metal casting to architectural sketching and stained glass making. Itís free but booking is recommended. Visit here for more information.
Lammermuir Festival - Fri 13th - Sun 22nd
Throughout East Lothian
Celebrating their 10th anniversary, the Lammermuir Festival will be showcasing beautiful music in beautiful places with internationally-renowned artists in unique venues throughout the county. Visit here for full programme and booking information.
Dunbar 1650 Battle Weekend - Fri 13th - Sun 15th
Return to the 17th century for an exciting special weekend of events, commemoration, living history & re-enactment for all the family. This is an event not to be missed! Visit here for more information.
The Edinburgh Cup Raceday - Sat 14th
Enjoy a day out at the races at Musselburgh Racecourse, featuring live music, local Caledonian beers and an array of delicious fresh foods. Visit here for fixture information.
Fae Folk Festival - Sat 14th & Sun 15th
Newhailes House & Gardens
A weekend of family fun and activities including their unique Scottish Fae Folk Trail. Enter the world of the Fae: mythical and ancient beings considered to be spirits that control the natural world - see if you can spot them all Ė you wonít want to miss this magical weekend! Visit here for more information.
Belhaven Brewery 300th Birthday Celebrations - Sat 21st & Sun 22nd
Belhaven Brewery, Dunbar
Belhaven Brewery is 300 years old and to celebrate this milestone, they are hosting a family weekend featuring the very best of Scottish music with local food, family fun and of course Belhaven Beer on Sat 21st. On the Sunday, come for a tour and a blether, as they open the brewery doors with a chance to see their new visitor attraction. Visit here for more information.
The Wheels & Wings Show - Sat 21st
National Museum of Flight
See amazing bike stunts and enjoy majestic bird of prey displays at this 5 star attraction. Donít miss their vintage vehicle parade and enjoy talks, crafts and object handling throughout the day. Visit here for more information.
Dunbar Traditional Music Festival - Fri 27th - Sun 29th
Two days of traditional music including Scottish, Folk, Celtic, Blues, Pop & Rock will be performed at various hotels & pubs around the scenic coastal town of Dunbar. Visit here for the full programme.
Canteen Street Food Festival: Closing Party - Sat 28th
Archerfield Walled Garden
Come and enjoy the last Canteen Street Food Festival of 2019! Enjoy beautiful open air-surroundings, soak up the carnival atmosphere with incredible food, great tunes and lots to keep the little ones entertained. Visit here for more information.