Saturday 17th - Sunday 18th October 2020

Due to the current and fluid situation with Coronavirus we are keeping our fingers crossed that we will be able to hold our annual event in October in some shape or form. Please keep on eye on this page and our Facebook page, we will update these as soon as we have any further news, in the meantime Stay Safe and Stay Well!

Wood Market

Chainsaw Carving

Scottish Conker Championships

Food & Drink

Events in Peebles and the surrounding area this October

About the Tweed Valley Forest Festival

The Tweed Valley Forest Festival has been running since 2006 and has been attracting over 5,000 people each year from far and near to celebrate the connections with the area's Halloween customs and growing forest culture.

We are based around the Tweed Valley Forest Park with the beautiful market town of Peebles at its hub. At our annual event you will find skilled crafters at our wood market, demonstrations on Tweed Green including live chainsaw carving techniques and of course the Scottish Conker Championships. Find out more from the links below.

Wood Market Stalls

Carvefest Demonstrators

Conker Championships Rules

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The Tweed Valley

Something for everyone, all year round

The Tweed Valley Forest Park is made up of seven working forests that are also lovely places to visit. From walking to mountain biking, wildlife to history, there is something for everyone - see the Forestry Commission website for more information.

Based in Peebles

Just 20 odd miles south of Edinburgh this popular destination in the Scottish Borders offers Peebles High Street with fantastic independent shops, hotels & restaurants serving delicious food and a countryside which is stunning to view and explore – especially in the golden glow of autumn.

Visit [here plan your visit] for where to find us and useful links for other things to do in the Tweed Valley.