Controversial sheep sculptures have been installed in the middle of Lockerbie town centre.
The art was designed to celebrate the town's large sheep market, and they are part of a major regeneration of the town centre.
However, as Matthew Taylor reports, not everyone is pleased with the results.
Watch his full report below.
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The historic event always takes place on the last Friday in July.
Early enquiries suggest the men may have taken the drug Blue Valium. Two of them remain in hospital with breathing problems.
More than 8,000 people are expected to attend over the three day event, which starts at 7pm tonight.