Music & Festivals

Dumfries And Galloway Arts Festival Opens Today As The First Of 60 Events Get Underway

The 42nd Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival opens today, marking the first in a ten day celebration of artists, world class performers and diverse...

Live Events Are Back & So Are Absolute Classics

Live events are returning to Dumfries & Galloway and Absolute Classics can't wait to welcome back audiences to their renowned international classical music festival. This...

Return Of Family Friendly Music Festival In Dumfries Good News For Summer Festival Goers

Last week the Doonhame Festival received the long-awaited news from the First Minister’s announcement, confirming no change to their capacity and meeting government requirements.   The...
Tom Jones and Olly Murs Carlisle Bitts Park concerts rescheduled for 2022

Tom Jones & Olly Murs Carlisle Bitts Park Concerts Rescheduled for 2022

Organisers of the Olly Murs and Tom Jones concerts scheduled to take place in Carlisle, Bitts Park in July 2021 have today confirmed that...
Warning issued following information on planned illegal rave in Cumbria

Warning Issued Following Information On Planned Illegal Rave In Cumbria

Police are appealing to those who are organising or thinking of attending illegal raves this weekend to think about the potential dangers they are...
MUSIC FESTIVAL ' KENDAL CALLING' CANCELLED FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

Music Festival ‘ Kendal Calling’ Cancelled For Second Year Running

The Popular Cumbrian Music festival 'Kendal Calling' has announced today that their 2021 festival that was due to go ahead at the end if...
Loch Ken’s ‘On the Water’ event declared ‘a Triumph’!

Loch Ken’s ‘On The Water’ Event Declared ‘a Triumph’!

On Thursday 10th June, The Galloway Agreement’s string quintet performed from the shores of Loch Ken to a sold-out crowd at the Galloway Activity...
DMC Launches Online Video Library to Educate, Inspire and Empower

DMC Launches Online Video Library to Educate, Inspire and Empower

DMC, a Community Interest Company, is set to launch a brand-new digital video library this month called ‘DRIPFEED’ as part of their ‘music matters’...
TRADITIONAL MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL OFFERS REDUCED PROGRAMME FOR 2021

Traditional Music & Dance Festival Offers Reduced Programme For 2021

Organisers of the Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival have received a huge blow when they discovered that funding won't arrive...
Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival unveils its 2021 summer programme 

Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival Unveils Its 2021 Summer Programme 

Scotland’s largest rural performing arts festival returns with an outdoor and online performance programme celebrating the people and creativity of Dumfries and Galloway from...