What's on

Plan your weekend! Have a look at the talks, family activities, workshops, demonstrations, special events and find out more about our range of speakers.

Special events & walks

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Inspiring talks from all areas of the natural world

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Crafts

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A wide range of optics for you to try

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Family activities

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A taster from our previous event

Here are some of the highlights from our 2015 event which included everything from pond-dipping and bug-hunting to bird-ringing demonstrations, inspirational wildlife talks, delicious catering and much more!

Get involved

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Volunteer

We are looking for over 100 volunteers to help deliver the Big Nature Festival 2016. It's great fun and your time makes it all possible.

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Exhibit

With over 6,000 visitors the Big Nature Festival is a wonderful place to exhibit - our main audiences are keen birders and families.

Plan your visit

Get there
greener

It's easy to get here using public transport and our station shuttle. We also have information on cycling to the event along the beautiful John Muir Way.

Places
to stay

Need a place to stay nearby? Here's more information on the range of accommodation in beautiful East Lothian.

Places
to visit

Looking to extend your stay? Find out about places to visit nearby.

Got a
question?

What facilities are there? What about parking? Find the answers in our FAQs section.

 

Festival sponsors

Scotland's Big Nature Festival is made possible with the support of our sponsors.