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To publicise and include your event in our listing, email us info@macharsaction.co.uk or telephone the office on 01988 403450.

Useful links to some main events or sites of interest

www.forestry.gov.uk/scotland – Forestry Commission Scotland

www.wigtownbookfestival.com – Wigtown Book Festival

www.thewickermanfestival.co.uk – The Wickerman Festival

www.nscinema.co.uk – Newton Stewart Cinema

Destination Dumfries & Galloway – Click here to discover all that is on offer in Dumfries & Galloway.

www.wigtownshow.org.uk – Wigtown Agricultural Show

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12:00 PM - April & Art
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7:00 PM - Folk Club
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9:30 AM - Wigtown Market
7:00 PM - Ivan Drever
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01 Apr
01/04/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Active Communities - Easiobics.  Sorbie Hall, Mondays at 10am. No need to book, just come along.  For more information email Active.Communities@dumgal.gov.uk
01 Apr
01/04/2024    
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown & Bladnoch Ladies invite you to a Coffee Fundraiser at Wigtown & Bladnoch Golf Club on Monday 1st April 2024.  10am-3pm. All welcome
01 Apr
01/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
02 Apr
02/04/2024    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Wigtown & Bladnoch Golf Club, Junior Coaching, Tuesday 2nd April from 9am-11am. Children up to age 18 years, golf clubs provided.  For more information tel [...]
02 Apr
02/04/2024    
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Knit, Stitch, Make and Mend Meet-Up, Every Tuesday at 1.30pm in St Ninians Tearoom, Isle of Whithorn. No rules, all welcome including well-behaved dogs. Contact [...]
02 Apr
02/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wigtown Guild, Church Hall, Lochancroft Lane, Wigtown. Meetings on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 2pm unless notified.  All welcome.
03 Apr
03/04/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bookbug Sessions, Whithorn Library, St John's Street, Whithorn.  Wednesdays from 10.30am-11am. Free fun sessions including nursery rhymes, singing and stories. Email: customerserviceswhithorn@dumgal.gov.uk, tel 01988 403329
03 Apr
03/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
03 Apr
03/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lego Stay N' Play With Your Child.  Wigtown Library on Tuesday 23rd March, Thursday 28th March, Tuesday 2nd April and Thursday 4th April from 2pm-4pm [...]
04 Apr
04/04/2024    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Isle of Whithorn Heritage Group.  Everyone is welcome to join the Isle of Whithorn Heritage Group for an informatl meeting at 10am in the Meeting [...]
04 Apr
04/04/2024    
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Monreith Beach Clean, Thursday 4th April 2024 from 1.30pm-3.30pm.  Everyone welcome.  Meet at Kelton Steps Lay-by, Monreith, DG8 9LI.  My Three Words allow.flamenco.belly. Litterpickers and [...]
04 Apr
04/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
05 Apr
05/04/2024    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Soup, sandwiches and more, New Town Hall, Whithorn on Fridays from 11am-2pm.  Free for over 50's. Soup, sandwiches and cakes with games and ping pong!
05 Apr
05/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
05 Apr
05/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lego Stay N' Play With Your Child.  Wigtown Library on Tuesday 23rd March, Thursday 28th March, Tuesday 2nd April and Thursday 4th April from 2pm-4pm [...]
06 Apr
06/04/2024    
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Market, Every Saturday from 30th March 2024 till the end of October 2024.  9.30am-3.30pm (weather permitting).
06 Apr
06/04/2024    
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
African Djembe Drumming Beginners' Class, South Machars Community Centre, Whithorn on Saturday 6th April 2024 from 11am-4pm with half an hour lunch break. One day [...]
06 Apr
06/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
07 Apr
07/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
07 Apr
07/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Singing Session with Jim Bainbridge, Sunday 7th April 2024 at The Vault Arts Centre, Newton Stewart.  2pm. Free entry.
08 Apr
08/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire (12A), Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 5th April, Saturday 6th April, Monday 8th April, Tuesday 9th April, Wednesday 10th April and Thursday 11th [...]
09 Apr
09/04/2024    
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Knit, Stitch, Make and Mend Meet-Up, Every Tuesday at 1.30pm in St Ninians Tearoom, Isle of Whithorn. No rules, all welcome including well-behaved dogs. Contact [...]
09 Apr
09/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire (12A), Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 5th April, Saturday 6th April, Monday 8th April, Tuesday 9th April (2pm), Wednesday 10th April and Thursday [...]
09 Apr
09/04/2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
D&G LGBT+ Drop in, Every Tuesday at the MacMillan Hall, Newton Stewart from 6pm-8pm, Join us for a chat and a cuppa and play some [...]
10 Apr
10/04/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bookbug Sessions, Whithorn Library, St John's Street, Whithorn.  Wednesdays from 10.30am-11am. Free fun sessions including nursery rhymes, singing and stories. Email: customerserviceswhithorn@dumgal.gov.uk, tel 01988 403329
10 Apr
10/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
10 Apr
10/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Kirkcowan Bingo, Kirkcowan Hall, Kirkcowan, First Wednesday of every month.  Eyes down 7pm.  Refreshments available. Raffle donations are welome and appreciated.  Primary children to be [...]
11 Apr
11/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kung Fu Panda 4 (PG), Newton Stewart Cinema.  Friday 29th March, Saturday 30th March (relaxed screening), Monday 1st April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, [...]
11 Apr
11/04/2024    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Whithorn Youth Group, New Town Hall, Whithorn.  Thursdays from 6.30pm-8.30pm.
11 Apr
11/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire (12A), Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 5th April, Saturday 6th April, Monday 8th April, Tuesday 9th April, Wednesday 10th April and Thursday 11th [...]
12 Apr
12/04/2024    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Soup, sandwiches and more, New Town Hall, Whithorn on Fridays from 11am-2pm.  Free for over 50's. Soup, sandwiches and cakes with games and ping pong!
12 Apr
12/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Open Mic Night, The Vault Arts Centre, Newton Stewart.  Friday 12th April 2024 at 7pm. Tickets £5
12 Apr
12/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 12th April, Saturday 13th April, Tuesday 16th April, Wednesday 17th April and Thursday 18th April [...]
13 Apr
13/04/2024    
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Market, Every Saturday from 30th March 2024 till the end of October 2024.  9.30am-3.30pm (weather permitting).
13 Apr
13/04/2024    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
April & Art, All Saints Episcopal Church, Challoch, Newton Stewart.  Saturday 13th April 2024 from 10am-4pm and Sunday 14th April 2024 from 12non -4pm. Come [...]
13 Apr
13/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 12th April, Saturday 13th April, Tuesday 16th April, Wednesday 17th April and Thursday 18th April [...]
14 Apr
14/04/2024    
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
April & Art, All Saints Episcopal Church, Challoch, Newton Stewart.  Saturday 13th April 2024 from 10am-4pm and Sunday 14th April 2024 from 12non -4pm. Come [...]
16 Apr
16/04/2024    
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Knit, Stitch, Make and Mend Meet-Up, Every Tuesday at 1.30pm in St Ninians Tearoom, Isle of Whithorn. No rules, all welcome including well-behaved dogs. Contact [...]
16 Apr
16/04/2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
D&G LGBT+ Drop in, Every Tuesday at the MacMillan Hall, Newton Stewart from 6pm-8pm, Join us for a chat and a cuppa and play some [...]
16 Apr
16/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 12th April, Saturday 13th April, Tuesday 16th April, Wednesday 17th April and Thursday 18th April [...]
17 Apr
17/04/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bookbug Sessions, Whithorn Library, St John's Street, Whithorn.  Wednesdays from 10.30am-11am. Free fun sessions including nursery rhymes, singing and stories. Email: customerserviceswhithorn@dumgal.gov.uk, tel 01988 403329
17 Apr
17/04/2024    
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cree Valley Wind Turbines Proposals, Community Engagement Events, Thursday 7th March 2024 in Glentrool Hive,  Thursday 4th April 2024 in Wigtown County Buildings from 3pm-7pm [...]
17 Apr
17/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 12th April, Saturday 13th April, Tuesday 16th April, Wednesday 17th April and Thursday 18th April [...]
18 Apr
18/04/2024    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Whithorn Youth Group, New Town Hall, Whithorn.  Thursdays from 6.30pm-8.30pm.
18 Apr
18/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 12th April, Saturday 13th April, Tuesday 16th April, Wednesday 17th April and Thursday 18th April [...]
18 Apr
18/04/2024    
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Unit3 Poetry Group, Thursday 18th April 2024 at 7.30pm at Wig & Sue's, 29 South Mains Street, Wigtown.  Theme:  Clouds.
19 Apr
19/04/2024    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Soup, sandwiches and more, New Town Hall, Whithorn on Fridays from 11am-2pm.  Free for over 50's. Soup, sandwiches and cakes with games and ping pong!
19 Apr
19/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Folk Club, The Vault Arts Centre, Newton Stewart, Friday 19th April 2024 at 7pm. Free event.
19 Apr
19/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Back to Black, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Monday 22nd April, Tuesday 23rd April Wednesday 24th April and Thursday 25th April [...]
20 Apr
20/04/2024    
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Market, Every Saturday from 30th March 2024 till the end of October 2024.  9.30am-3.30pm (weather permitting).
20 Apr
20/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ivan Drever, Saturday 20th April 2024 in The Vault Arts Centre, Newton Stewart at 7pm. Tickets £10.
20 Apr
20/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Back to Black, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Monday 22nd April, Tuesday 23rd April Wednesday 24th April and Thursday 25th April [...]
21 Apr
21/04/2024    
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Alison Skilbeck's Uncommon Ground, The Swallow Theatre, Whithorn.  Saturday 20th April at 7.30pm and Sunday 21st April at 2.30pm. Tickets £14.50.  More info and tickets [...]
22 Apr
22/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Back to Black, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Monday 22nd April, Tuesday 23rd April Wednesday 24th April and Thursday 25th April [...]
23 Apr
23/04/2024    
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Knit, Stitch, Make and Mend Meet-Up, Every Tuesday at 1.30pm in St Ninians Tearoom, Isle of Whithorn. No rules, all welcome including well-behaved dogs. Contact [...]
23 Apr
23/04/2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
D&G LGBT+ Drop in, Every Tuesday at the MacMillan Hall, Newton Stewart from 6pm-8pm, Join us for a chat and a cuppa and play some [...]
23 Apr
23/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Back to Black, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Monday 22nd April, Tuesday 23rd April Wednesday 24th April and Thursday 25th April [...]
24 Apr
24/04/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bookbug Sessions, Whithorn Library, St John's Street, Whithorn.  Wednesdays from 10.30am-11am. Free fun sessions including nursery rhymes, singing and stories. Email: customerserviceswhithorn@dumgal.gov.uk, tel 01988 403329
24 Apr
24/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Back to Black, Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Monday 22nd April, Tuesday 23rd April Wednesday 24th April and Thursday 25th April [...]
25 Apr
25/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Prostate Buddies - Let's Talk About It, St Ninian's Hall, Isle of Whithorn on Thursday 25th April 2024 at 2pm Come and have a chat [...]
25 Apr
25/04/2024    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Whithorn Youth Group, New Town Hall, Whithorn.  Thursdays from 6.30pm-8.30pm.
26 Apr
26/04/2024    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Soup, sandwiches and more, New Town Hall, Whithorn on Fridays from 11am-2pm.  Free for over 50's. Soup, sandwiches and cakes with games and ping pong!
26 Apr
26/04/2024    
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wigtown Creative Worship, Lesser Church Hall, Lochancroft Lane, Wigtown.  The last Friday of each month at 6.30pm. Exploring worship in the Taize tradition and beyond.  [...]
26 Apr
26/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Pheasant Fundraiser in aid of The Brain Tumour Charity, The Pheasant, Sorbie on Friday 26th April at 7pm. 3 course meal, Raffle.  Tickets £30.  [...]
27 Apr
27/04/2024    
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Market, Every Saturday from 30th March 2024 till the end of October 2024.  9.30am-3.30pm (weather permitting).
27 Apr
27/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Crafternoons, Kirkinner Community Hall.  Last Saturday of the Month fro 2pm-4pm.  £2 per person.  Tea/coffee and biscuits available.
27 Apr
27/04/2024    
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Bluegrass Picking & Song Session, The Vault Arts Centre, Newton Stewart.  Saturday 27th April at 7pm. Free event.
28 Apr
28/04/2024    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Produce & Plant Share, Garlieston Village Hall on Sunday 28th April 2024 from 11am-1pm. Pop along to share and swap your home-made preserves, baking, excess [...]
30 Apr
30/04/2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
D&G LGBT+ Drop in, Every Tuesday at the MacMillan Hall, Newton Stewart from 6pm-8pm, Join us for a chat and a cuppa and play some [...]
01 May
01/05/2024    
5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Photography Club, Indoor meetings first Wednesday of the month in the Meeting Room at Machars Action, Wigtown. 5.15pm-7.15pm. Are you looking to develop your photography [...]
02 May
02/05/2024    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Isle of Whithorn Heritage Group.  Everyone is welcome to join the Isle of Whithorn Heritage Group for an informatl meeting at 10am in the Meeting [...]
04 May
04/05/2024    
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Market, Every Saturday from 30th March 2024 till the end of October 2024.  9.30am-3.30pm (weather permitting).
04 May
04/05/2024    
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Letting The Light In.  Saturday 4th May in Bladnoch, Dumfries 7 Galloway. Enjoy a glass of wine and wander around a garden springing into live.  [...]
04 May
04/05/2024    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Star Wars Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace, Newton Stewart Cinema, 4th May 2024 at 7pm Star Wars Day!  25th Anniversary of Star Wars.
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