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Gordon Castle Walled Garden

The Lost World

September 2nd, 2017 - September 2nd, 2017

Four intrepid explorers, led by the redoubtable Professor Challenger, travel to an uncharted plateau in South America following a few scant directions scribbled in a sketch book. They find flora and fauna beyond their wildest dreams, become involved in tribal warfare between apemen and indigenous humans, and encounter terrifying dinosaurs previously believed to be extinct. But when their camera is destroyed in an accident what evidence can they produce to prove that these creatures actually exist?

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University of Dundee Botanical Gardens

Summer Entry Promotion Free

July 1st, 2017 - August 31st, 2017

From the beginning of July the University of Dundee's Botanic Gardens have a special promotion on their entry price to the garden. Under 18s are allowed in for free all week and adults can go free on Saturdays.

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University of Dundee Botanical Gardens

Art Exhibition – RusTay Art Textiles Free

August 17th, 2017 - August 31st, 2017

This exhibition will showcase a wide variety of high quality designs produced by a group of former City & Guilds Creative Textiles students. The display will include 2D wall hangings and quilts alongside 3D wearable art and soft furnishings, worked in machine and hand stitch. There will also be access to sketchbooks showing the inspiration and story behind the designs, and the processes used.

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Gordon Castle Walled Garden

The Mikado

August 18th, 2017 - August 18th, 2017

Gilbert & Sullivan’s wry comic opera is set in Japan, but its satire of the ways a lie can be twisted into a truth is perhaps more blisteringly relevant to the political landscape of the English-speaking world than ever before! Performed by a cast of 6 actor/singers accompanied by a musical director on keyboards, it gets the complete Illyria treatment, and is produced on a stage boasting a strikingly large (and authentic) Japanese torii gate. Despite the reduction in scale not a single word from WS Gilbert’s libretto is cut, nor a single note or harmony from Sir Arthur Sullivan’s score unsung.

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Amisfield Walled Garden

Art Exhibition

July 6th, 2017 - August 15th, 2017

An art exhibition from the arts and crafts group from Haddington's Poldrate. The theme is 'Birds, Bees and Trees' which is the theme of Beautiful Scotland's competition.

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Cambo Gardens

FAMILY SUMMER SIZZLE ADVENTURE – Summer holiday activities at Cambo!

August 14th, 2017 - August 14th, 2017

Every MONDAY, free drop in activities throughout the holidays from 12-3pm. Bring a picnic and join us round the camp fire! Each week we will have a fun activity afterwards either in the woods, gardens or beach.
14 August – camp fire then natural kite making in the glass houses
We are currently transforming our historic stables into a new Visitor Centre, due to open this Autumn and there is lots happening at Cambo this summer….
For more information contact Judy: [email protected]

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Paxton House

Paxton House Summer Fayre

August 13th, 2017 - August 13th, 2017

Paxton House are re-starting their annual summer fayre and this one is shaping up to be a cracker!
With a live band on the lawn, local stall holders, face painting, bouncy castles and many more little surprises which will be announced over the next few weeks!
We hope you can all make it and enjoy a fun packed summers day at Paxton House!

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Paxton House

Illyria Outdoor Theatre- Pride and Prejudice

August 12th, 2017 - August 12th, 2017

It’s back! Illyria’s production of Jane Austen’s glorious social comedy attracted sell-out audiences for 4 consecutive years. It toured throughout the UK and Europe, attracted nationwide critical acclaim and at its run at the 2003 Edinburgh Fringe the queue for returns stretched around the block.
Recommended for adults and children aged 5+

Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes including 20 minute interval

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Amisfield Walled Garden

Open Day

August 12th, 2017 - August 12th, 2017

One of our regular events with refreshments and produce on sale.

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Cambo Gardens

FAMILY SUMMER SIZZLE ADVENTURES – Summer holiday activities at Cambo!

August 7th, 2017 - August 7th, 2017

Every MONDAY, free drop in activities throughout the holidays from 12-3pm. Bring a picnic and join us round the camp fire! Each week we will have a fun activity afterwards either in the woods, gardens or beach.
7 August – camp fire then fairy trail (linking in with earlier family yoga session - see further listings for events)
We are currently transforming our historic stables into a new Visitor Centre, due to open this Autumn and there is lots happening at Cambo this summer….
For more information contact Judy: [email protected]

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