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Peebles Beltane Festival

EH45 8AG 

Peebles Beltane Festival

Peebles Beltane Festival has a mixture of history and tradition and its origins go back as far as the 15th century although it did not become a regular event until the early 20th century. The festival is a old traditional Gaelic ceremony which marks the beginning of summer and this type of festival has been celebrated around Europe for thousands of years.

When the festival takes place the town of Peebles is a hive of activity as many local residents dress up and forget their problems for the week and enjoy the carnival atmosphere. The high street is often packed with spectators try to see the Beltane Queen.

 

Event Date:

TBC June 2014

 

Contact Details:

Address: , Peebles, EH45 8AG

Tel: +44 (0) 1721 723 159

Website: Click Here


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