The Roxburghe Rocks Festival returns to Floors Castle. The Roxburghe Rocks Festival returns to Floors Castle.

Floors Castle, the Scottish Borders stately home, has announced the return of its highly anticipated Roxburghe Rocks Festival…

The event will return on August 3, 2024 and promises to be an unforgettable day of fun for family and friends – and will once again create excitement when an exciting line-up of world-class tribute acts and local band The Balancing Ducks take to the stage against the backdrop of this beautiful setting.

Floors Castle invites guests of all ages to enjoy tunes that have thrilled generations and iconic glam rock anthems with The Bowie Experience, Upbeat dance classics of the 60s with Capitol Motown and Soul Band, and sing-along disco hits with ABBA of the 21st century Tribute against the backdrop of one of the most impressive historic buildings in the country.

From 1:30pm to 9pm, guests will be entertained by the internationally acclaimed Bowie Experience and the electrifying energy of Ziggy Stardust, closely followed by Motown by Moonlight with a set of soul and disco and classics from Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin and more. Audiences can also enjoy the timeless classics of 21st Century ABBA Tribute, featuring beloved hits such as Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, Waterloo and more.

New to this year’s show is local music sensation The Balancing Ducks, who will be flying the flag for the local community as they take the stage by storm, delivering a crowd-pleasing, dancefloor-filling setlist featuring a variety of hits from festival anthems to rousing classics from artists such as Kings of Leon, The Killers, Kaiser Chiefs and Oasis.

In addition to an incredible line-up of music, a selection of delicious food options will be available on-site and, for the first time this year and due to popular demand, guests are invited to bring their own picnic.

Floors Castle has its own on-site car park available for overnight public parking. Roxburghe Rocks is an accessible event. If you require a ticket for a companion, please contact the Floors Castle team directly by email. For more information about the festival, visit the official Floors Castle website.

The historic castle is the family home of the Duke of Roxburghe and is located in the heart of the diverse Roxburghe Estates in a beautiful part of the Scottish Borders. With its grand rooms and magnificent views, this historic castle is just an hour’s drive from Edinburgh and Newcastle and houses an impressive collection of art, porcelain and newly restored tapestries. Visitors can also enjoy riverside strolls or lush gardens and enjoy lunch, snacks and afternoon tea on the terrace and courtyard cafes.