Border Gathering 2010
August 14th 2010, Dumfries, Scotland

The Border Gathering

Sponsored by The Royal Celtic Society

This year there will be no concerts or Border Games, but The Border Gathering Highland Dancing Competitions will be held on Saturday August 14th


The High School, Dumfries

Entry forms can be downloaded from the site or sent by post from

Magdalene House, Lochmaben DG11 1PD email

The entrance for spectators digital options is 50p and there will be stalls and refreshments. We apologise to all those who had planned to come to Dumfries for the Border Games, the traders and stall holders and the accomodation providers who have lost business,  but we hope to return next year


Applications are invited from young pipers under 18 years of age for our solo piping competition to be held at The Border Gathering in 2010.  

The McKerrell Cup for solo pipers under 18 will be awarded to the overall winner and medals for first four places.

Piping Competition for Girls


 'The Ritchie and Graham Quaich' small keeper

and medals for first four places.






29th April 2010

Welcome to the Border Gathering Website.

The Border Gathering is an annual event hosted in the beautiful countryside of South West Scotland, consisting of a celebration of Border culture.

Each year, a name is selected and its history presented. People come from across the globe to enjoy the past history and present interest.

On the site, you can find more about the events of the forthcoming event and book online using our 100% secure Worldpay system. We hope you enjoy your visit!

Refunds are given only at the discretion of the management of The Border Gathering.
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