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Dino Park Reopening

Dino Park Carrutherstown, Dumfries

Dino Park Will Reopen on Saturday the 4th of July. 10am to 4pm (and then every day 10am to 4pm) We are busy getting everything ready and the dinosaurs can't wait! Step back 150 million years and discover the giants who roamed the earth. Take a trip through the Dino Mine, hear stories and facts, […]

The Drive-In Cinema: Dumfries

Dumfries and Galloway College Bankend Rd, Dumfries

With cinemas and other arts venues unlikely to open any time soon, we thought of a way to keep you entertained in the meantime as safely as possible! We will be showing a mix of blockbuster classics across the week. July 15th- 20th 🎞️ Toy Story (15/07) 🎞️ The Lion King (16/07) 🎞️ Gladiator (17/07) […]

£35

Galloway Recycle Sportive 2020

Kirkcudbright Parish Church Hall St Mary St, Kirkcudbright

Course and Distances to be published shortly for our Annual Cycle Sportive

Garlieston’s 4th Military Weekend

Galloway House Garlieston

Garlieston’s 4th Military Weekend is a great weekend full of fun for all the family. Afternoon Teas, BBQ and refreshments available. Fun games for the adults and children alike, Military Vehicles, field kitchen, raising money for military charities such as Help For Heroes, The Paras and the British Legion. A convoy of military vehicles will […]

£3.00

Doonhamer Virtual 10K Road Race

Online Event

Dumfries Harriers are proud to offer the virtual 10K road race, having had to make the decision that we cannot guarantee the real thing could take place this year. Medals for all entrants, age category prizes for 1st M / 1st F. Week to complete your run, wherever you like but if you are in […]

£5

Guided Walk: Never Ending Summer

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Discover the spectacular delights of late summer in this exciting tour around Scotland’s most exotic garden

Guided Walk: The tail end of summer

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Come along and enjoy an autumnal tour around the Garden in the company of one of the gardeners and see the early autumnal joys on offer. See the lovely Agapanthus, Eucryphia and Fascicularia. Free with normal garden entry.

Loch Ken Wild Swim & Night Swim

Galloway Activity Centre Shirmers Bridge, Loch Ken, Castle Douglas

Loch Ken is perfect for Wild Swimming and our organised swim is a great oportunity for experienced swimmers, families and beginners to get out and enjoy the water. All proceeds go to Barnardos Scotland so it's for a great cause. Choose from: Night Swim (Friday 11th September) - 500m or 1km Wild Swim day (Saturday […]

£12.50

Loch Ken 10k Swim

Galloway Activity Centre Shirmers Bridge, Loch Ken, Castle Douglas

As part of this year's Loch Ken charity wild swimming weekend, we will be holding the first ever Loch Ken 10km end to end. The event will see swimmers tackling an open water swim between Galloway Activity Centre and Crossmichael.

£110

Ancient Wisdom: A 3-day workshop with Leslie Marsh

Handmade at Helen's Solway House, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries

Handmade at Helen's in Dumfries, Scotland is absolutely delighted to welcome artist Leslie Marsh for her first ever UK workshop! Book artist Leslie is driven by her love of nature and a fascination for cultural and family history. Using metal, stones and vintage findings, she forges relic-like book covers that call to mind medieval treasure […]

£500.00

Castle Douglas Bike and Food Fesival

Castle Douglas King Street

Friday evenings 3km street eliminator is a taster for Super Saturday. A bazaar of food and drink stalls, chef’s demos, food trails, hands on workshops, craft beer and spirits bubbles over into the evening King Street 1km Climb with music and entertainment! On Sunday sweat out your indulgences with a 90Km time trial through the […]

Free

Guided Walk: Sensational September Delights

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Experience the changing of the seasons as the garden progresses into autumn. See the daisies, tree ferns and palms on this tour with a member of the gardening team. Free with normal garden entry.

Loch Ken Paddle Fest

Galloway Activity Centre Shirmers Bridge, Loch Ken, Castle Douglas

Want to try your hand at paddling? Then check in to the Galloway Activity Centre Paddle-fest. We will be running dragon boat racing on the Saturday for teams of up to 20 – no experience required. We will also be running kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddleboarding and sit on top taster sessions. Sunday will see […]

£110

Scottish Nature Photography Awards Exhibition

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

See the stunning photographs of Scotland’s iconic coasts, wildlife and nature. This is a great display of the finalists’ photographs.

A weekend of inspiration with Art by Marlene

Handmade at Helen's Solway House, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries

Marlene is a mixed media Artist, Art Journaller, and Product Designer. She is a signature designer for Studio Light, The Crafters Workshop, ArtFoamies, and Grafix Arts. Marlene works in several art styles and believes that it is part of her creative freedom to explore all styles that she likes, which in turn broadens not only […]

£270.00

Guided Walk: Early Autumn Shades

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Enjoy an autumnal walk with one of the horticulturists. Garden highlights include many grasses, Salvias, Dahlias and autumn flowering bulbs. Free with normal garden entry.

Children’s Activity – Kite Making

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Join a member of the Logan team and create your own kite. Take the the beach for hours of fun in the autumn wind. Free with normal garden entry. Under 16s free. No booking required.

Children’s Activity – Scary Skeleton

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Make a scary skeleton with cardboard. paperclips and pipe cleaners. Colour in your scary creation and use at Halloween! Free with normal garden entry. Under 16s free. No booking required.

End of Season Sale

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Why not pop along and get some bargains for Christmas and many other end of season bargains!

Guided Walk: Logan’s Last Walk!

Logan Botanic Garden Port Logan, Near Stranraer

Enjoy the final guided walk of the season with one of the horticulturists. See the final autumnal delights as the winter blooms start to appear. Free with normal garden entry.