Events

Alongside our stunning scenery, amazing attractions and wonderful wildlife, East Lothian will host an existing array of events throughout 2020 that will put our coasts and waters in the spotlight.

Take a look below at what events are on offer.



27th June-19th August - Scottish Ornithologists Club

An art exhibition inspired by the wildlife along our coasts, in particular coastal birds.  The five participating artists: Liz Myhill, Adele Pound, Emily Ingrey-Counter, Helen Kennedy and Lorna Hamilton, won bursaries to take part in the Sea Bird Drawing Course, a prestigious professional development for wildlife artists.



Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open 

8th-12th July - The Renaissance Club, North Berwick

Scotland's premier golfing event.  Played on Scotland's Golf Coast at The Renaissance Club, North Berwick.



Fringe by the Sea

7th-16th August - North Berwick

Everything you want in a Fringe festival in the picturesque seaside town of North Berwick.



Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open

13th-16th August - The Renaissance Club, North Berwick

One of the top events on the Ladies European Tour played at The Renaissance Club on Scotland's Golf Coast.



Treasure Coast 2020

12th-19th September - North Berwick

Learn how to talk like a pirate for international pirate's day on 19th, invade Fidra - the inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island and take part in a treasure hunt.



Lammermuir Festival

11th-21st September - throughout East Lothian

Beautiful music in beautiful places.



Lowland Longboard Surf Event

17th & 18th October - Belhaven Surf School, Dunbar

Super relaxed surf event with local and international surfers showing the art of surf riding their longboards.



The Saltire Festival

23rd-30th November - throughout East Lothian

Events celebrating St. Andrew's Day and East Lothian as birthplace of the Saltire.



East Lothian Yacht Club Regatta

One of a series of sailing events in North Berwick.  A stunning spectacle of spectators and competitors.



East Lothian Council Countryside Ranger Service - Events for Adults

July-Oct - throughout East Lothian

A series of wildlife and history themed events and walks aimed at adults who are interested in learning more about the history and natural history of East Lothian.




East Lothian Council Countryside Ranger Service - Wildlife Tours

July-Sept - throughout East Lothian

A great way to explore the beautiful countryside discovering the nature, landscape and geology of the county - tours run on Wednesdays throughout the Summer!



East Lothian Council Countryside Ranger Service - Wildlife Tours - On Yer Bike!

June-Oct - North Berwick

Enjoy a guided wildlife journey by bike through wildflower meadows, sand dunes and woodland that grace this historic and geologically fascinating coastal landscape.