Outside Stage, Music Sessions, Singarounds, Concerts, Poetry, Craft Stalls, Free outside entertainment, Workshops, Competitions and much much more .....
Programme 2017 (tbc)
FRIDAY 14th JULY
4:00pm - 8:00pm- Festival Office open at Parish Hall
8:30pm -Jubilee Hall -Hedgehog's Skin Ceilidh Band
Tickets - Adults £7.00 Children £4.00
SATURDAY 15th JULY
9:30am - 5:00pm- Festival Office open at Parish Hall
9:30am-Children's Competitions - in All Saints Church (see Competitions Schedule)
Northumbrian Piping Session -3.45 pm in the upstairs room at the 'Newcastle Hotel'
JUBILEE HALL - workshop tickets £3.50
10:00am - 12:00pm - WORKSHOPS - Northumbrian Piping get together - an informal piping session before the start of the competitions (self led) in the Dovecot Room, Jubilee Hall.
12.30pm - 5.00pm - Open Competitions (see Competitions Schedule)
12:00pm - 4:00pm- featuring Rothbury & Neilston Pipe Bands Parade, Stewart Hardy & Frank McLaughlin, Northern Company, Harbottle & Jonas, Alnwicky, Ian Douglas Storyteller, Highland Dancers, Local Acts…., Face painting, arts and crafts, sessions, sing-arounds, - plus much, much more.....
6:30pm - All Saints Church Acoustic Concert - featuring this years Festival Guests and Competition Winners. Tickets:- Adults £6 Children £3
8:30pm- Non Dancing Ceilidh in the Mart - featuring Bob Fox, The Andy May Trio, Northern Company, Benny Graham & Check Fleming, plus local performers and surprise guests. Tickets:- Adults £12 Children £6
SUNDAY 16th JULY
11:00am- Final Fling with the 'festival survivors band'. Come along with your family and have a dance. Free Event- (Donations Welcome)
12:30pm- Stalwarts and survivors - sessions for those sturdy people still wanting more music and song, find a comfy cornerin a pub and play and sing away