Events - 2 Aug 22


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Useful links to some main events or sites of interest:

www.wigtownbookfestival.com – Wigtown Book Festival

www.wigtownshow.org.uk – Wigtown Show

www.wigtownshireu3a.org.uk – Wigtownshire U3A

RSPB Crook of Baldoon

www.swallowtheatre.co.uk – The Swallow Theatre

www.isleofwhithorn.com – Isle of Whithorn (Machars Movies)

www.forestryandland.gov.scot – Forestry and Land Scotland

www.nscinema.co.uk – Newton Stewart Cinema

www.catstrand.com – CatStrand Theatre

29 Jul

Port William Carnival Week 29 July-6 August 2022

29/07/2022 - 06/08/2022    
All Day
Port William Carnival Week, 29th July-6th August 2022. Events include Carnival Queen's Ball featuring Life and Soul, Curry & Quiz Night, The Mercenary Fiddlers, Music [...]
30 Jul

Wigtown Community Week: Wigtown In Bloom Competition

30/07/2022 - 06/08/2022    
All Day
Wigtown Community Week: Wigtown In Bloom Competition.  30th July to 6th August 2022.  Planter and Hanging Basket Competition.
31 Jul

Wigtown Community Shop, Shop Window Treasure Hunt

31/07/2022 - 06/08/2022    
All Day
Wigtown Community Shop, Shop Window Treasure Hunt.  From 31st July to 6th August 2022. Entry forms from Scad and Community Shop.  First Prize £20, Second [...]
31 Jul

Wigtown Community Week - Scarecrow Competition

31/07/2022 - 06/08/2022    
All Day
Wigtown Community Week - Scarecrow Competition.  31st July - 6th August 2022.  To raise funds for Wigtown in Bloom.  Judging on Saturday 6th August.
02 Aug

Creetown Silver Band Music Classes

02/08/2022    
12:00 am
Creetown Silver Band Music Classes.  Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm at the Quarrymen's Art Centre in Creetown.  Instruments provided on loan and tuition free. There is [...]
02 Aug

Summer Roadshows, Youth Enquiry Service

02/08/2022    
All Day
Summer Roadshows, Youth Enquiry Service, various dates and locations locally including Garlieston Playing Fields 1pm-4pm on 26th July;  The Park, Whauphill 6pm-9pm on 26th July;  [...]
02 Aug

Tai Chi, Kirkinner Hall

02/08/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tai Chi, Kirkinner Hall, Tuesday mornings 10am-12noon.  All ages welcome.  Beginners always welcome.  Call Sue Casswell on 01988 500380 or message her on facebook.
02 Aug

Bookbug Rhymetime

02/08/2022    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Bookbug Rhymetime, Wigtown Library, Tuesday 2nd August 10.30am.  Suitable for ages 0-4years.
02 Aug

Wander Through Time

02/08/2022    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Wander Through Time.  Join Isle of Whithorn Heritage for a stroll to the Harbour and through time at the Isle of Whithorn.  10.30am on the [...]
02 Aug

Wigtown Community Week: The City of Thebes v Antigone

02/08/2022    
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wigtown Community Week: The City of Thebes v Antigone.  No 11's Meeting Room, Wigtown, Tuesday 2nd August at 2pm. Free event.  Power and Principle.  What [...]
02 Aug

Thor: Love and Thunder (12A)

02/08/2022    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thor: Love and Thunder (12A), Newton Stewart Cinema,  Friday 29th July, Saturday 30th July and Sunday 31st July, Tuesday 2nd August, Wednesday 3rd August and [...]
02 Aug

Wigtown Community Week - Quiz Night

02/08/2022    
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wigtown Community Week - Quiz Night.  County Buildings, Wigtown on Tuesday 2nd August 2022 from 7.30pm-9.30pm. Teams of 4 - £4 per team.  Raffle / [...]