The Saltire Festival 2020

Unfortunately, due to current Coronavirus restrictions, we are unable to deliver our fun packed programme of events this year.  

However, we are delighted that we can still bring you some elements of the programme, adhering to current restrictions, to celebrate St. Andrew's Day, bringing together the very best of Scotland in the Home of the Flag.

Regular updates will be posted here and on our Facebook page.


Saltire Raceday

Monday 23rd November, Musselburgh Racecourse

Albeit behind closed doors, Musselburgh Racecourse will still be celebrating the Saltire Festival with the Saltire Raceday.  

Follow on Facebook to watch highlights of the 'Athelstaneford - Birthplace of the Saltire Handicap Hurdleat 12.40pm.


Film Screening - Sunshine on Leith (PG)

Wednesday 25th November, 7.30pm, The Brunton, Musselburgh

Sunshine on Leith is based on the sensational stage hit of the same name, featuring music by the Proclaimers.  Davy & Ally have to relearn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan.  Both struggle to adjust to life outside the army and to deal with the everyday struggles of family, jobs and relationships - (PG).

Tickets 8 (7)

Book online or telephone the Box Office on 0131 665 2240.


Film Screening - Wild Rose (15)

Thursday 26th November, 7.30pm, The Brunton, Musselburgh

Rose-Lynn Harlan (Jessie Buckley) is bursting with raw talent, charisma and cheek.  Fresh out of jail and with two young kids, all she wants is to get out of Glasgow and make it as a country singer.  Her mum Marion has had a bellyful of Rose-Lynn's Nashville nonsense.  Forced to take responsibility, Rose-Lynn gets a cleaning job, only to find an unlikely champion in the middle-class lady of the house.  A comedy-drama about mothers and daughters, dreams and reality and three chords and the truth.

Tickets 8 (7)

Book online or telephone the Box Office on 0131 665 2240.


Saltire Haddington Farmers' Market

Saturday 28th November, 9am-1pm, Court Street, Haddington

Come and enjoy the friendly atmosphere at Haddington Farmers' Market in the run up to St. Andrew's Day where stallholders will be tempting you with a selection of home produced specialities.

There will be music by a piper from the Haddington Pipe Band.

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St. Andrew's Day

Monday 30th November

Download our Recipe Book featuring some great recipes by some of Scotland's top chefs that will provide some inspiration to help you celebrate St. Andrew's Day.