Rugby followers fill the town to see this famous one-day sevens competition.
This two-week cavalcade recalls the perilous time when people rode out on horseback checking for English incursions. It's perhaps the most notable of the Common Riding festivals of the Borders. There are various rid…
This book festival is run in Melrose over four days at Harmony House, a 19th-century mansion in a pretty garden.
Look out for the Scottish Borders Walking Festival, with seven days of walks for all abilities and an instant social scene. You can book the walks online.