Date: 06 October 2017
05 November 2017 (38 days ago)
Diggar Little Festival has pulled out all the stops to celebrate our 15th birthday year. We bring spectacular events ranging from mayhem to mindfulness. There is BIGGAR 2002-2017 something for everyone. Drama, comedy, dance, street festival, great tood, puppetry music, beerfest, gin/dinner night, exhibitions, book events, fun for the kids, ceramics, fine art, open workshops and much, much more. Biggar Day Out has all the very best in tamily entertainment a storytelling trai with The Three Biggar Goats Gruff &The Biggarty Pigs; a bouncy castle and an Ice Wall to climb for the more daring! The ancient Gas Museum and the modern Clydesdale Museum, street entertainers Comedian Scotr Gibson Edinburgh his Festival favourite, and well known for Scots banter and dynamic delivery. Andy Fairweather Low is back with a world beating band of musiclans * Biggar le Orchestra performs Tubby the Tuba and Peter and the Welf, a treat for all the family. Biggar Music hosts the enigmatic New and pipe bands. Al he Festival Fair sample, taste and browse the jewellery, leather goods, woodwork and food stalls Biggar Cinema is showing 'La La LandAtkinson-Pryce Bookshop present a IN& SONS RUSSELL TURNB rock the Festival Folk great range of Scottish themes including: Who Buit Scotand?" with James Crawlord, Alexander McCall Smith and James Robertson; the spine-chilling Bloody Scoland wil get your pulses * Skerryvore, will Club Biggar Lime Festival hosts the annua FIFTEENTH ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS semi-Hfinals concert for BBC Young Traditional Musiclan of the year Bigger Theatre Workhops Boogie Oogie racing while Islander will take you on a Night is a chance to 'kick eff your shoes and 'get on down The Oukes of Uke, ever resourceful rocking ukulele band perform, Funk It Up- anything could happen! diflereet journey. Exhibitions throughout the own display the talents of our younger folk as well as a number of excelent art and sculpbure works to be seen at workshops and venues throughout the festival Biggar Le Festival is delighted to showcase Jenniter Court's art as guest artist for 2017. Her latest work Art in Architectuve is exhbited at The Com Exchange ·Theatre offers a variety to suit all tastes 19TH-29TH OCTOBER Tram Theatre bring a side splitting comedy Follow Through' by John Hughes while Buterfly and Out of the Bad a social reality ncorporating comedy, pathos and add a touch of ·The Open Studios Trail is an opportunity The kids will love the puppet theatre's productions of fantasy and fun for the for testval devetees to visit artists at work throughout the region and to enjoy the inspirational landscape around the region BIGGAR AT ITS FESTIVAL BEST little 2 Tickets available to purchase for many events on line at www.biggarlittlefestival.com or from the Festival Box Office (opens Saturday 7th October). Opening hours Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and also Sunday 22nd October (Biggar Day Out) from 12noon to 4pm. Box Office telephone number 07593 344065.