Events - 5 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.
05 Aug

Summer Roadshows, Youth Enquiry Service

05/08/2022    
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;  [...]
05 Aug

Port William SWI Carnival Week Crafts

05/08/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Port William SWI Carnival Week Crafts.   Friday 5th August 2022 in The Grand Marquee, Port William from 9.30am-11.30am. Suitable for ages 14 years and over.  [...]
05 Aug

Yogi Kids Yoga

05/08/2022    
9:30 am - 11:45 am
Yogi Kids Yoga. Yoga Stories for 5-8 year olds.  9.30am-10.30am in Glenluce Public Hall. £4 per session. Introduction to Yoga Alignment for 8-12 year olds.  [...]
05 Aug

U3A - Crafts

05/08/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
U3A - Crafts.  Felt, crochet,knitting, spinning and weaving.  1st Friday of the month, 10am-12noon.  South Machars Community Centre, Whithorn. Quite a new group, meeting every [...]
05 Aug

Wigtown Community Week - Crafts for Kids

05/08/2022    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wigtown Community Week - Crafts for Kids.  Friday 5th August 2022, Foggie Toddle Bookshop at 2pm. Fun time crafts with Isabelle.
05 Aug

Wigtown Community Week - Disney Night

05/08/2022    
6:30 pm
Wigtown Community Week - Disney Night.  The Sword In The Stone at Wigtown Church Hall, Lochancroft Lane, Wigtown.  Friday 5th August 6.30pm.  Free event. All [...]
05 Aug

Elvis (12A)

05/08/2022    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Elvis (12A), Newton Stewart Cinema, Friday 5th August, Saturday 6th August, and Wednesday 10th August 2022 at 7pm. The film explores the life and music [...]