Plenty to do in Ballantrae this weekend

There is plenty of events to take part in if you are in Ballantrae this weekend.

Saturday 17 August sees the village’s annual flower show takes place at 2pm in the community centre. Prizes are awarded in 109 categories ranging from flowers and vegetables to home baking so there’s plenty to see.

And on Sunday 18 August head to the Farmers Market in Craigiemains Home and Garden Centre in the village Main Street. It is on from 11am-3pm and will include a range of locally sourced artisan foods, award winning cheeses, rare breed pork, beef and lamb, fresh vegetables, jams, preserves plus other local specialist products.

Finally, keep your eyes peeled across the village on Saturday and Sunday as it becomes swarmed with scarecrows ahead of the upcoming Smugglers Festival next week.

Full details of the Smugglers Festival events can be found in this weeks Gazette.