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Melrose Festival 16 - 22 June 2013

All welcome - see programme (available in shops) for more detail

Sunday 16 June
Wreath laying at War Memorial 10.45 am
Kirkin' of Melrosian in Melrose
Parish Church 11.00 am
Football Fives Gibson Park 1.00 pm

Monday 17 June
Melrosians Rideout, leaves Greenyards 6.00 pm
Concluding ceremonies in Market Square 9.30 pm

Tuesday 18 June
Fancy dress parade in Gibson Park
Assemble 6.15 pm
Disco for Participants after parade

Wednesday 19 June
Cycle Ride: leave from Gibson Park 6.30 pm
Arrive Annay Road for BBQ and refreshments NEW EVENT 8.00 pm

Thursday 20 June
Installation of Melrosian and Crowning of 7.00 pm
Festival Queen in Melrose
(if wet, in Melrose Parish Church)

Friday 21 June 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
Visit by Melrosian and supporters to Borders
General Hospital, Melrose Grammar School and
St Mary's

Festival Ball at Annay Road Rugby Ground 7.30 for 8.00 pm
Tickets available

Saturday 22 June

Tour of Ceremonies
Start in Market Square 9.00 am
Visit Newstead 9.15 am
Visit Trimontium 9.45 am
Visit Gattonside 10.00 am
Visit Abbotsford 10.45 am
Visit Darnick Tower 11.15 am
Arrive Melrose Abbey 12 noon
Sports in Gibson Park 2.30 pm
Programme of Pipe Band music in
Market Square 7.00 pm
Melrose Festival Dinner in Melrose
Rugby Club 7.45 for 8.00 pm


Date: 12/06/2013