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Scottish Culture, Music & Arts Festivals, Sporting Events & Agricultural Shows

We feature the very best of South West Scotland’s annual events calendar
Combine your chosen event with a visit to Nithbank:

Autumn 2019

Gin Fayre, Dumfries

The Gin Fayre brings you a wide variety of gins from across Scotland, the rest of the UK and indeed, the rest of the world under one roof. Jam-packed with different distilleries with samples for you to enjoy, masterclasses, a cocktail bar and mouth-watering treats, this is the perfect gin inspired day out!

Tour of Britain

The 2019 OVO Energy Tour of Britain's eight day takeover will feature a visit through South West Scotland, the route is to be confirmed - watch this space.

Galloway Hills Rally

The Castle Douglas based event, attracts competitors from throughout the UK and is a forestry car rally with 44 exciting miles on forestry roads. You can spectate at all of the forestry stages and these are marshalled for safety This year, the rally will be a scoring round of * ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship * MSA British Rally Championship * Northern Historic Rally Championship * Ecosse Challenge * Border Challenge

Drambusters Whisky Festival, Dumfries

A festival celebrating the water of life this year on St Andrew's Day. Meet the makers and celebrities of the whisky world and have a wee dram of a range of malts and other spirits.

Winter 2019/2020

Big Burns Supper

Running for 11 days at the end of January, the festival takes place in bars, art galleries, museums and an 800 capacity Spiegeltend which includes a heady roster of international names taking place.

Try Something Different Making Memories Last Forever

Relax and sleep peacefully in our spacious bedrooms, then choose from our extensive breakfast menu and enjoy your freshly prepared breakfast in our bright guest dining room