Do you want to know what’s on during your stay - or an idea of what there is to see and do in the local area? Then we’ve got you covered. Here on this page, we’ll be keeping you up to date with local events, places to visit and just about anything we think our guests would be interested in. In 2023 Lonely Planet listed Dumfries and Galloway as one of their Top 30 destinations for 2023 - you can see some of their top recommendations here
November & December
Theatre Royal Dumfries
The Guild of Players are proud to present their annual panto... Cinderella! Running from 1st to 16th December
Closeburn Castle Ghost Hunt
Join Haunted Rooms at Closeburn Castle for a night of ghost hunting you'll not soon forget! This castle, dating back to the mid-13th century / early 14th century and nestled within 20 acres of the secluded Scottish countryside, is the oldest tower house in Scotland and one of the oldest continuously inhabited buildings in the country.
Dumfries Makers Market
Held monthly on the 2nd Sat of the month from April to November plus December Christmas markets, in the historic market town of Dumfries with local stallholders, live music and charity endeavours
Wild Swan Feeds
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire, DG1 4RS
Experience the sights and sounds of hundreds of swans, ducks and geese at the daily swan feeds!
Some other sites which you may find useful when planning your stay include:
Events in and around Dumfries & Galloway
Things to do and see in Dumfries & Galloway
Regularly updated with lots of information about events in Dumfries & Galloway
Upcoming events in Dumfries & Galloway