Beyond Borders International Festival 2019

Beyond Borders International Festival 2019

24th August 2019, 10:00 to 19:00

The Beyond Borders International Festival returns to Traquair House on August 24th and 25th 2019 for its 10th year!

Join BBI for a weekend of panel discussions and debates exploring world cultures and new ideas in the tranquil setting of Traquair House. Whether it's to meet an author, take a guided walk through the grounds of Traquair House, cycle the banks of the River Tweed, or engage with a host of international writers, artists, and diplomats on some of the most pressing issues of our time, there's something for everyone in this year's programme.

Featuring a programme of music, visual arts exhibitions, performing arts pieces, dance, food & drink, and workshops in the Walled Garden. Speakers include authors, artists, politicians, diplomats, filmmakers, and broadcasters from close to home and all over the world. 

There is a FREE bus from Edinburgh for attendees and Alliance members get 10% off! If you are a member and are interest in making use of this discount, please contact 

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