Friday May 20th – Alastair McDonald in Peebles
We’re proud to present this renowned Scottish entertainer at the Eastgate Theatre. Opening the show will be fine local band Dismal Jibe. Full details, including how to get tickets here.
...Welcome to our 14th festival!
Just 30 miles from Edinburgh in the beautiful Tweed Valley.
BOOKED FOR 2016…
The Barra MacNeils
The Emily Smith Duo
Kaela Rowan Band
Scott Gardiner & Johnny Kemp
Tutors & Students of Merlin Music Academy
Fellow Travellers – a journey through the Border Ballads
with The Barra MacNeils
Friday 20th August
Friday 19th August, with Kieran Halpin
Mànran are one of the best-known and best-loved Scottish bands on the scene today, with their powerful combination of Gaelic/English songs underpinned by driving Accordion, Fiddle, Flute and a backline of drum and bass to make any mouth water.
Live & Local Fringe
An essential part of the IMF experience – “Live and Local” at the Vale Club – weekend-long venue for up and coming local talent, continuing our proud tradition of encouraging the area’s emerging musicians.
Improve your musical skills or singing in sessions led by some of the best tutors in the business!
Lots more to do!
Busking, festival club, workshops, singaround, historic walk, rock session…
And, away from the music, enjoy the attractions of our beautifully situated small town, including historic Traquair House and the unique Smail’s Printing Works.