Eyemouth Herring Queen Festival

The annual Herring Queen Festival in Eyemouth is a celebration that unites an entire town and beyond, in a summer’s week bursting with fun, great activities and heart-warming local heritage.

The community welcome people from near and far every year to rejoice in the crowning of the Herring Queen, and this year will be no exception.

The festival dates back to 1939, and each year the town pulls together to show off local talent sell its wears and above all have a great time in a safe family-friendly atmosphere.

2013 sees the 69th annual festival, which will take place during the week of 27th July- 3rd August.