Hops in the Garden Music and Ale Festival
East Lothian's Music and Ale Festival featuring all kinds of live music, family entertainment, and fabulous food and drink.
Bring your friends or bring the family and enjoy a chilled out day that everyone will love. Mixing both national and local talent, there's something to suit everbody on the live music line-up including jazz, folk, 1960s rock & roll, soul, Scottish and swing, plus a special guest appearance by acclaimed singer Fiona Kennedy. There'll also be a dance demonstration and children's music and entertainment.
- Fiona Kennedy
- The Prov Johnstone Band and Friends
- The Retrophones
- Seaside Skiffle
- Esk Valley Swing and the Swing Doctors Dance Group
- The North Berwick Pipe Band
- Ron Shaw and his Cello
- Andrew Hunter and his piano
- Children's entertainment with Mr Boom
You'll be spoiled for choice on the food and drink front too with a fantastic selection of street food and drink stalls for all your dining needs throughout the day. (Most stalls are cash-only so remember to bring some cash with you!)
Getting to Archerfield Walled Garden:
Only 25 minutes from Edinburgh by car, you'll find lots of free parking, including disabled parking, on site.
East Coast Buses run regular buses to and from Edinburgh which pass the Archerfield Estate. Check out their timetables at www.eastcoastbuses.co.uk.
A short taxi journey (best to book in advance) will take you to North Berwick train station where trains run regularly between North Berwick and Edinburgh.