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7 Jun 18
by Nathon Jones

Roll on July!

Wow, it's less than a month until we welcome you all again to the concerts, workshops, tune and song sessions, highland dancing, pipes...it's a packed programme again and rightly so for it's our 5th anniversary! Grab a weekend pass and save up to £30.50 per person this year.

LAS, Andy Irvine, Hannah Rarity, Tim Edey, Old Blind Dogs, Kim Carnie, Clive Carroll, Claire Mann, Aaron & Nathon Jones, The Lost Boys, Catriona McGhie, The Barrstools...then there's the Scottish Highland dancing competitions, pipes, outstanding tune and song sessions, music, dance and language workshops...glorious Galloway too?

It's going to be an unforgettable 5th anniversary year and we hope that you'll all join us.

Weekend passes are priced at £35.00 (Over 25's) and £30.00 (Under 25's / Over 65's) which, if you don't qualify for a concession, saves you £30.50 on the standard individual concert ticket prices.  Bargain of the year?

Looking forward to a slice of birthday cake and a glass of bubbly this July!

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  • Creebridge House Hotel
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6th annual music festival

The 6th annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival will take place over 12th-14th July 2019 and, after another outstanding programme of events in 2018 which saw us hosting Scottish Highland Dancing competitions and, as ever, some of the biggest names in traditional music, it looks set to be another packed programme and is really living up to it's reputation as one of the best rural arts festivals in Dumfries & Galloway.

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