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Conversing Building x DGRC – Empower Exhibition

The Stove Network 100 High Street, Dumfries

This exhibition forms part of a global campaign to end gender-based violence, presented in collaboration with Dumfries & Galloway Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Support Centre. The 16 Days of Activism will run from 25th November to 10th December. Dumfries & Galloway Rape Crisis launched a competition asking local creatives to submit work inspired by […]


Cairn Chorus – little gifts of light

Cairn Chorus will perform festive songs magical and medieval in venues over the weekend of 8, 9, 10 December 2023.  Friday 8th December • Thomas Tosh, Thornhill • 7.30pm Tickets […]

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Window Light Photography for Beginners (Digital)

Shambellie House New Abbey, Dumfries

A one day course to learn how to use window light to take successful photographs, shooting on location at the atmospheric Shambellie House and using our Apple Mac Suite to […]


Exhibition: The Women of Dumfries – Art, Suffrage, Temperance and War

Dumfries Museum The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries

Exhibition in Dumfries Museum Open from March 2023 to January 2024 This exhibition explores the lives of women in Dumfries from c.1850-1950. This was the period when more women entered the public sphere and became engaged with key issues such as the campaign for women to vote (suffrage) and the Temperance Movement to limit or […]

Event Series Scottish Portrait Awards 2023

Scottish Portrait Awards 2023

Kirkcudbright Galleries St Mary Street, Kirkcudbright

Kirkcudbright Galleries, Dumfries and Galloway is delighted to welcome the return of the Scottish Portrait Awards for 2023. Recognised as Scotland’s biggest awards for portraiture, this year’s exhibition is the most ambitious yet bringing together 80 portraits including for the first time, colour photography. Acting as an insight into portraiture today in all its diversity, […]

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Flora & Landscapes of Yunnan Exhibition

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan

See the amazing photographs of the flora and varied landscapes of this stunning province of China. ”ACE Revisited: Fifteen Years On -Fifteen years after the original Alpine Garden Society Chinese Expedition (ACE), we travelled in Yunnan visiting many of the areas previously studied. With stunning mountain landscapes and a wealth of alpine plants, Yunnan provided […]


Exhibition & Christmas Market

The Smithy, Midsteeple Quarter 113-115 High St., Dumfries, Dumfries

FINE ART Exhibition with paintings of landscapes, figurative and abstract art by local up and coming artist Karina Woldt and friends. VERNISSAGE OPENING ON Friday 8th from 6.30 with Nibbles, […]


WWT Caerlaverock – Daily Commentated Swan Feeds

WWT Caerlaverock WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Dumfries

Experience the sights and sounds of many swans, ducks and geese at the daily swan feed! Watch the antics of our wonderful Whooper swans, whilst listening to the commentated feed by the warden. Learn about their individual characters and incredible annual migration from Iceland. Enjoy from the comfort of our accessible observatory with chances to […]

Event Series Drumming Circle

Drumming Circle

Whithorn Community Centre Castlehill, Whithorn

Join us for an exciting and fun music session playing African drums. No experience is required, just lots of enthusiasm.


Live At The Lodge – THE GOBLINE followed by NICO GAUL

The Lodge Arts Collective Dinwoodie Lodge House, Johnstonebridge

Comedy songs in dungeons & dragons style from The Goblins, followed by exquisite guitar from Nico Gaul.  Live and original music evenings hosted in an intimate, artist-run, countryside collective. […]


Wave Blues Band + Nathon Jones & Easy

The Vault Arts Centre 40 Victoria Street, Newton Stewart

Wave Blues Band pulls you into the electric world of Chicago and Delta blues. Get your mojo working and be spellbound by the soulful driving rhythms that will make you […]


New Identity 80’s Band | Christmas Party

Cairndale Hotel & Leisure Club English Street, Dumfries

Get ready to rock and roll, because the Christmas party season is finally here! We’re thrilled to announce that the amazing ‘New Identity’ will be returning to the hotel to […]