What's On Locally

This page offers a non-exhaustive list of events and activities happening near Kirkennan that we think might be of interest to those holidaying at Kirkennan.

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If you have a local event you would like me to add please let me know.

December 2017

6th Duck & Goose Walk, RSPB Mersehead

9th 11am -4pm Christmas Fair at The Old Mill Gallery, Palnackie

9th 2.30 - 4.00 Hail, Smiling Morn - Cairn Chorus Winter Concert at Loch Arthur, Beeswing

13th 6pm Carol Concert, Palnackie Village Hall

13th 9pm - late Geminids Meterowatch at Crawick Multiverse

16th 7-9pm Dark Sky Stargazing at Crawick Multiverse

17th 6.30pm Forgotten Carols with The Feral Choir at Kirkpatrick Durham Village Hall (approx 15 min drive)

17th 7.30 Emily Smith Songs for Christmas, Theatre Royal Dumfries

18th 7.30pm The Truth behind the Wildlife Photographer, Castle Douglas

22nd 7.30pm Emily Smith's Songs for Christmas, Crafty Distillery, Newton Stewart

26th Dec 2-4pm Boxing Day Walk, RSPB, Crook of Baldoon, Wigtown

January 2018

1st 10-4pm New Years Day Bird Race, Caerlaverock

6th 10-4pm Willow Lantern Workshop, Caerlaverock

7th 7.15am Dawn Flight, Caerlaverock

14th 3.30pm Dusk Flight, Caerlaverock

15th 7.30pm Making an Effort at Mersehead, Illustrated talk in Castle Douglas
18 - 28th Big Burns Supper, Dumfries

24th 7pm Tombs n'Tales with Mostly Ghostly, Dumfries

26th 7pm Tombs n'Tales with Mostly Ghostly, Dumfries

28th 10-4pm Wildlife Photography Workshop, Caerlaverock

February 2018

3rd 12-3pm Beginners Wader Workshop, Caerlaverock

4th 7am Dawn Flight, Caerlaverock

10th - 14th 12-2pm Dusty's Puddle Jumping Competition, Caerlaverock

18th 4.30pm Dusk Flight, Caerlaverock

March 2018

3rd 10-4pm Wildlife Photography Workshop, Caerlaverock

May 2018

6th Open Day at The Garden of Cosmic Speculation

26th - 28th Spring Fling

October 2018

Dates to be confirmed:

Rutting week at the Red Deer Range, Galloway Forest Park

Dalbeattie Folktober Fest

Kirkcudbright Food Festival

Colvend Producers and Makers Market