Events throughout the Region

2017 Events

Spring Fling

27 – 29 May

Scotland’s Premiere Arts and Crafts Open Studios event.

From the 27 – 29 May visitors are welcomed to D&G where 93 Artists and Makers will open their doors and showcase the work they produce, each specially selected for the high quality of their work.

A Reverence for Wood

23rd May – 3 June 2017

reverance for wood

Harbour Cottage Gallery, Kirkcudbright


Creative Whithorn Arts & Crafts Trail

22nd & 23rd July 2017

Now in its fifth year, this year sees our biggest trail yet with more than 25 artists and makers showcasing their work.  A series of exciting new events, demonstrations, displays and exhibitions are in preparation.

Wigtown Book Festival

22 September – 1st October 2017

“I fixed on Galloway as the best place to go” wrote John Buchan. He wasn’t the only one. Each autumn, the Wigtown Book Festival welcomes a whole host of visitors over the course of its 10 day book festival. More than 200 events for adults, young people and children.  Pop along!