'... hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, and reels, Put life and mettle in their heels'...... Robert Burns

Welcome to Haddington Pipe Band

Events Diary

List of events - 2017
Event Details Venue Day Date Performance
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 29 April 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Haddington Food Assembly Play at start of event Maitlandfield Hotel, Haddington Monday 8 May 2017 6.0pm - 7.0pm
Wedding Beating Retreat Dalhousie Castle Thursday 11th May 2017 7.00pm - 7.30pm
May Dance - Annual Ceilidh The band will kick-off the annual ceilidh. Corn Exchange, Haddington Friday 26 May 2017 7.30pm
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 27 May 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Haddington Festival Church Parade The band will lead the Festival Church Parade from Church Street to St Mary's and return after the service. Haddington Corn Exchange, St Mary's & return Sunday 28 May 2017 12.30pm - 4.00pm
Haddington Festival Fancy Dress Parade Again the band is pleased to be asked to lead the Festival Fancy Dress Parade from Whittinghame Drive round the town to Neilson Park. Haddington Saturday 3 June 2017 11.30am - 4.00pm
Tranent Crowning of the Gala Queen Haddington Pipe Band have escorted the Queens's Consort to the Loch Centre for many years and are delighted to be asked to perform this duty again. The band will then parade to the Cenotaph and back to the park Tranent Sunday 4 June 2017 10.00am
Fauldhouse Gala parade The band will join the fancy parade round the town. Fauldhouse Community Centre Saturday 10 June 2017 10.30am - 2.00pm
Tranent Gala Fancy Dress Parade The band will join the parade in Fleets Road then parade through the Town to the Loch Centre. Tranent, Fleets Road finish at the Loch Centre Sunday 11 June 2017 3.00pm - 4.30pm
East Whitburn Gala Join fancy dress parade around town Whitburn Community Centre Saturday 17 June 2017 11.00am
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 24 June 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Carnwath Galla Join the fancy dress parade around the town Carnwath Saturday 24 June 2017 TBC
Haddington Agriculture Show The band will perform twice on the showground at the Agricultural show. Showground at East Fortune Saturday 1 July 2017 11.00am & 2.30pm
Aubigny sur Nere Band visiting France for Aubigny sur Nere annual Festival Various parades and performances. Friday - Sunday 14-16 July 2017 Local Programme
Museum of Flight Air Show The band has been invited to perform at the opening of the Air Show where they will play at the main gate and later in the main arena. National Museum of Flight,
East Fortune Airfield
Saturday 22 July 2017 9.40am & 11.00am & 2.00pm
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 29 July 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Nungate Gala The band is again delighted to be asked to play for the Crowning Ceremony and then to lead the parade around the town. On the parade route the band will stop and lay a wreath at the Niall Fairgrieve Memorial beside the Community Centre. Whittinghame Drive,
Haddington
Saturday 5 Aug 2017 12.30pm & 1.00pm & 2.00pm
North Berwick Highland Games Join massed bands parade after the games. Rugby Club Car Park to Quality Street Saturday 5 Aug 2017 7.00pm
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 25 Aug 2017 10.30am & 11.130am
RSPBA Competition Compete in Grade 4 Peebles Saturday 2 Sept 2017 TBC
RSPBA Competition Compete in Grade 4 Innerleithan Saturday 9 Sept 2017 TBC
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 30 Sept 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Save the Children The band will lead a small group from Church Street to the Corn Exchange advertising fundraising event. There will also be a short performace outside the Corn Exchange. Church Street,
Haddington
Saturday 7 Oct 2017 10.30am
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 28 Oct 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Bonfire Night The band will march to the Bondfire site at Whitingham Drive and give a short performance during the Fireworks display. Haddington Saturday 8 Nov 2017 6.30pm
Armistice Parade The band will lead the Armistice Parade from Court Street to St Mary's. After the service the parade will return to Court Street. Court Street,
Haddington
Sunday 12 Nov 2017 10.30am
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 25 Nov 2017 10.30am & 11.30am
Haddington Wines and Whiskies The band are pleased to be asked again to perform at the Haddington Wines and Whiskies event. Corn Exchange, Haddington Saturday 25 Nov 2017 5.00pm
Farmers Market * Details below. Haddington Saturday 16 Dec 2017 10.30am & 11.30am

* There will normally be two performances at the Farmers Market:
the first between 10.30 - 11.00am and the second between 11.15 - 11.45am.
Each performance will last approximately 20 minutes.
The band members are always enthusiastic to play at the Farmers Market in Haddington on the last Saturday of each month. However, this will be dependent on other band engagements, events and the availability of band members over holiday periods etc. To avoid disappointment please check the above table regularly for the most up to date event information.

Booking the Band

To book the Haddington Pipe Band for your event please contact the band secretary.