Watch 2017 Carnival!

Watch the Highlights from the 2017 Burns Night Carnival!

Volunteer With Us!

We love our volunteers. They drive our Festival forward and help to make sure that everyone feels welcome at our Festival.

Some of our volunteers work year round with us, and some of them join us for the pre-Festival period.

All our volunteers’ gets access to our shows and events, and they each receive a detailed induction to the Festival which includes an overview of what we do.

To register for a volunteer role, click here

All enquiries about volunteering go to

If you are interested in doing photography during our 2017 Festival, please email


Need tickets? Click the link below… more events will be on sale soon!

Tickets can also be bought by calling 01387 271820.


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