30th August - 6th September - Jedburgh Walking Festival
The festival is a joint effort between Jed and Denholm communities to
promote the area through walking the many paths and trails we have to
Four walks per day are scheduled from long 13 miles to short 4 or 5
mile routes with something for everyone in between.
Saturday 30th August welcome night in Mary Queen of Scots gardens,
meet and greet walkers with Pipers, school choir and local celebs.
Sunday Walking starts , followed by a short non religious service in
the Abbey with the Brass band
Evening events are on every night around 6:30 and begin with,
Monday, Town trail walk and slides shown in the Carters rest. Folk
night in the Cannon
Tuesday,Quiz night in the Tory club, Teams of 4 or £10 or £2.50 per head
Wednesday, Fox and Hounds Denholm for Dominoes and CURLING in the village hall
Thursday, Denholm folk night, with tatties, neeps and Haggis to
celebrate the year of the haggis
Friday , Ceilidh in Glendouglas Hall. 7-11pm at£10 per head, danceband
Saturday holds the last of the walks ending with a march from the
Square to Mary Queen of Scots house followed by a short handover
ceremony of the event to the next hosts.