£460,000 for one day of forest football in the Borders
24 August 2012 Last updated at 16:22 BST
Four football teams will take to the pitch created at the heart of a Selkirk woodland in one of Scotland's most high profile artistic contributions to the Cultural Olympiad for London 2012.
The art project cost almost £500,000 and has proved controversial since it was announced. Following the one day of football, the pitch will be allowed to return to its natural state.
Artist Craig Coulthard said: "Its legacy is more of a poetic legacy than a practical legacy."
BBC Scotland's Cameron Buttle went along for a special preview.