Burnsfest!

The Man, The Music, The Legacy ...

Saturday 6 May

Burnsfest! 2017 is a FREE family festival featuring live music, Burns Wine Bar and Beer Garden, Pop Up Poems, A-Coo-Stick Tipi, The Mercat, Performance Pokey, Burns Fair and more!

NEW for 2017! Openair Burns, The Poe-Tree, a special Haggis Hurling Hoolie plus many more unique attractions in celebration of the bard.

Don’t forget to like our Facebook page for regular updates on the 2017 event plus be the first to hear live music announcements!

Bring your friends, family and don’t forget your picnic blanket to make a day of it! Plus why not check out our Burnsfringe programme and extend your stay to include some of our other events.

Join us at Burnsfest 2017 to celebrate the man, the music, the legacy!

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Sat 6May

Burnsfest !

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Rozelle Park
£Free
1pm - 10pm
Sat 6May

Burnsfest! Live Music Tent

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£Free
1-10pm
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The Mercat

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£Free
1-10pm
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Burns Bar and Beer Garden

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£Various
1-10pm
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A-Coo-Stick Tipi

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£Free
1-8pm
Sat 6May

Performance Pokey

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£Free
From 1pm
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Bairns Bunnet

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£Free
From 1pm
Sat 6May

Burns Fair

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£Various
1-10pm
Sat 6May

Time Travelling Victorians

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£Free
2pm, 4pm & 6pm (approx)
Sat 6May

Tam o' Banter

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£Free
3pm
Sat 6May

Crag Arts Tent

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£Free
From 1pm
Sat 6May

Poe-tree

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£Free
From 1pm
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Burns Cronies

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£Free
From 1pm
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Burnsfest Archery Tag

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£Various
From 1pm
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Burnsfest Nerf Wars

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£Various
From 1pm
Alloway 1759 Throughout January

People the world over are invited to celebrate the bard’s birthday in his birthplace of Alloway, Ayrshire with a special programme of events set to take place around Burns Cottage and surrounding landmarks.

Burnsfest Saturday 6 May

Burnsfest! 2017 will take place on Sat 6 May at Rozelle Park, Ayr. This FREE family festival will feature live music, Burns Wine Bar and Beer Garden, Pop Up Poems, A-Coo-Stick Tipi, The Mercat, Performance Pokey, Burns Fair and more.

Burnsfringe Throughout May

In May 2017 the Burns an’ a’ that! Festival will celebrate its sixteenth anniversary and Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Architecture by showcasing some of our best Burns landmarks at weekend events in Ayr, Alloway, Tarbolton and Kirkoswald.