Welcome to Kelso

The welcoming market town of Kelso, nestled in the heart of the Scottish Borders, offers so much to see and do both in the town itself and the stunning surrounding countryside. Located within easy travel distance of Edinburgh, Newcastle and Carlisle, it’s easy to see why Kelso is Bordering on Brilliant.

Local Events

Kelso Farmers Market

January 27th • 9:30 am - November 24th • 1:30 pm (Recurring)

Borders Sculpture Park at Mellerstain

June 1st • 12:00 pm - September 29th • 5:00 pm

Tony Huggins – Haig Gallery Summer Exhibition

June 17th • 11:00 am - September 7th • 5:00 pm

Music at Mellerstain

July 5th • 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Kelso Civic Week

July 14th • 9:00 am - July 21st • 6:00 pm

Kelso Civic Week – Whipman’s Ride

July 20th • 3:45 pm - 9:30 pm

Border Union Show

July 27th • 8:00 am - July 28th • 5:00 pm

Watercolour Sketching with Gail Wareham

August 4th • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (Recurring)

Kelso Antique & Fleamarket Fair

August 11th • 9:30 am - August 12th • 4:00 pm (Recurring)

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