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Castle Douglas Scottish Night
July 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pmFree
A FREE evening of Scottish entertainment and family fun is promised on Sunday night at the Top Park at the Markethill Car Park in Castle Douglas. This is a new event which has been organised by Glen Cunningham & Leah Gowans to help to support Castle Douglas Civic Week. The Douglas Lad and Douglas Lass wil be sashed here during a ceremony presented by The Fox and Hound Theatre Company and then the entertainment wil start. Kirkcudbright and Disrtrict Pipeband will play a variety of tunes to charm the crowd. Local lass Eden Brown will sing Scottish songs, The Shore Ceilidh band will entertain the crowds with their ceilidh music and there will be wonderful dancing displays by local Highland Dancers. There will be a Haggis Hurling Competition to entertain the younsters when they get a chance to buy a handmade haggis and hurl this as far as they can in the hope to win a wee prize! Everyone is invited to bring along their family and friends, their picnic rugs and fold up seats so that they can sit back and relax and enjoy an evening of Scottish entertainment which will all be compered and jollied along by Castle Douglas Post Master and local celebrity Colin Wilson. The Pizza Wagon will be there selling delicious fresh made pizzas and Glen Urr Ice Cream will be there to tempt us with their sweet delights! And entry is FREE!! Hope to see you all there to support this new event. Thank you!