There are various events and festivals throughout the year for you to visit, all within easy driving distance our holiday cottages. See the blog for news of upcoming events.

Wild Spring Festival

Dumfries & Galloway’s 10th annual Wild Spring Festival has over 100 events, many of which are near Stranraer, for families and wildlife fans alike to enjoy.

Newton Stewart Walking Festival

Newton Stewart Walking Festival (May), half an hour’s drive from Stranraer, is the biggest walking festival in the south of Scotland with 28 spectacular walk routes in the hills, through woodland and along the coast over the seven day event.

Spring Fling

Spring Fling (May) Dumfries and Galloway’s annual art and craft open studios festival, with over 76 artists taking part in this year’s 10th anniversary festival.

Wickerman Festival

The award winning Wickerman Festival (July) Now in its 12th year, it promises to be a diverse line up of music, arts and entertainment for all ages.

Wigtown Book Festival

The Wigtown Book Festival (sept/oct) has grown over the years to become one of the most charming events in the British literary calendar.