General News

31
Mar
2017

Blazin’ the festival trail

One of the UK’s most exhilarating contemporary folk groups, the amazing Blazin’ Fiddles, will light up venues in Dumfries and Newton Stewart during their two-date mini-tour at this year’s festival. Blazin’ Fiddles have been blazing a path for Scotland’s trad music scene for nearly two decades whilst showcasing the regional fiddle styles and expressions of… Read more »

22
Mar
2017

Prize draw

WIN TICKETS TO THE FESTIVAL’S OPENING NIGHT PLUS DINNER, BED AND BREAKFAST FOR TWO AT THE STATION HOTEL, DUMFRIES Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival has teamed-up with the Station Hotel, Dumfries, to offer one lucky winner dinner, bed and breakfast for two on the opening night of the Festival. The winner is set for an evening of… Read more »

17
Mar
2017

Welcome to the 2017 festival

The 2017 Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival programme is out and tickets are now available for a wonderful selection of world-class performing arts events at venues across the region. The 38th festival, which takes place between 26 May and 4 June, was launched at a special reception in Loch Arthur, Beeswing, on Wednesday evening. Board… Read more »