Kirkcudbright Summer Festivities have some fantastic opportunities for all those Artists, Crafters, Potters, Printers, Sculptors, Knitters, Wood Workers, Jewelers, Gardeners and other creative individuals out there to promote and sell your produce.

We have various events that can be used, as an ideal platform to display and sell your goods. Take the opportunity to interact with thousands of potential customers.

Kirkcudbright Farmers and Producers Markets.

These are held on the fourth Sunday of the month. In March, April, May, September, October, November and December (Christmas Market on 21st December), they will be in Kirkcudbright Town Hall. In June, July and August we will be inside new waterproof Marquees in Soperie Gardens.

Galloway Plants Fair

This is held in Kirkcudbright Harbour Square on Sunday 4th May.
This event attracts Local Nurseries, Garden Enthusiast’s, Plantsmen & Plantswomen, and Local Garden equipment manufacturers holding a fantastic gardening market.



Kirkcudbright Country Fair

This is held on Saturday 12th July and Sunday 13th July at the Carse Tongland Road.
This event is our biggest event of the year with over 100 producers in our Gardening Market, Farmers and Producers Food Market, Art and Craft Market and Artisan Market. There will also be a Demonstration Tent with various Crafters displaying their skills.

The weekend will also features World Famous “The Clan” Scotland’s Cycle Stunt Team, Birds of Prey Display with their Eagle and Vulture Team, The Scottish Steam Traction Engine Society, Laggan Outdoor with their Segways, Children’s entertainment, Bubbles the Clown and Much Much More.

Kirkcudbright Food Festival

This event is again held in Kirkcudbright Town Hall.
The weekend starts on Friday 17th October with our Food Festival Taster evening.
There is a Specialist Food Market on Saturday 18th October and Sunday 19th October, bringing together the finest local producers under one roof.
Sunday 19th October will see the return of “Four Chefs, One Venue, One Day”. This event brings together some of the best Chefs in the country, prepare and cook a mouth-watering menu of food. This event is live Video linked by two cameras to a 4.5m X 3m Video screen, so no one will miss any of the action.

There are still some producer places available at most of these events. If you would like to enquire into availability for any of the above events please email :-

[email protected]

We will send out an application form and policy documentation. Alternatively forms are available at




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