In Dumfries & Galloway we like to have fun. And why not? We want you to feel good about, well, everything. So, whether it is high art or walking, food or jazz or books or kids or country and western or poetry or sailing or singing or Robert Burns or biking or running or rallying or mining or weaving or gardening or cycling or tree-felling or baking or growing or dancing or star-gazing or bird watching … there’s always something fun to do for everyone of any age.
One of the most attractive courses in the area, the course occupies a historic area around the attractive Kirk Loch. (more…)
WalkFest Newton Stewart ‘Gateway to the Galloway Hills’
Annual Newton Stewart Walking Festival. 8 – 14 May 2015 (more…)
Stir-it is a popular, locally owned cafe in Stranraer Town Centre. Home baking and home cooked lunches. Free Wifi,
Lifeboat Week is one of the highlights in Portpatrick. For 2014 it starts on Sunday 27 July.
The week long celebrations provide ideal entertainment for holiday makers and villagers alike. (more…)
Lockerbie Jazz Festival 2014 is the ninth Festival. This year there are events in Annan and Moffat as well as in Lockerbie. Maggie Bell is among the artists appearing between 26 & 28 September 2014 (more…)
A diverse range of films including foreign language films, low-budget independent films, documentaries, animation and short films. (more…)
One of the most remote and isolated points on the line from Dumfries to Portpatrick, and later Stranraer, Loch Skerrow halt is accessible only via the trackbed from either Mossdale or Gatehouse Station. (more…)
Castle Kennedy Gardens is one of Scotland`s finest gardens. The gardens are a hidden treasure in South West Scotland – a perfect haven for relaxing and exploring. (more…)
Dunskey Castle is a spectacular ruin on the cliff tops a short distance from Portpatrick
The castle can be reached by climbing a flight of steps to the cliff top above Portpatrick and following a good footpath for less than a quarter mile. (more…)
Tasty Bites provides freshly filled sandwiches, baguettes, pannini etc
Located on the main road in the centre of the village.