FESTIVE FAYRE AT TRAQUAIR
Saturday 29THand Sunday 30th November
11am – 4pm
Traquair is gearing up for its free Christmas Opening which takes place on the 29th and 30th November with plenty of opportunities to catch up with Christmas shopping and enjoy some festive fun.
Traquair will be decorated for Christmas with floral displays by the Peebles Floral Art Society and staff in Victorian dress. There is a sumptuous Santa’s Grotto in the Lower Drawing Room for under 10’s as well as puppet shows by Poppy Browne, scavenger hunts and face painting.
In the Chapel there will be performances over the weekend from the Tweed Valley Male Voices, St Ronans Silver Band (Sat only) and the new Traquair Village Choir (Sun only) who will entertain with a range of music and Christmas carols.
In the courtyard you can feast on roasted chestnuts and hot dogs or try a glass of delicious mulled wine in the Dining Room.
There will be plenty of shopping opportunities with Crafts Stalls in the house and great discounts to be found in the Traquair Gift and Brewery Shop as well as the chance to win a Christmas Cake and luxury Traquair Hamper.
The 1745 Cottage Restaurant will also be open for lunches, teas and a hog roast.
The event is free but all proceeds from collections will go to the Muscular Dystrophy campaign.
For further information or photographs contact;
www.traquair.co.uk Tel; 01896 830323