Dumfries Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Dumfries? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Dumfries with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Dumfries and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Dumfries, featuring the best of things to do in Dumfries – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Dumfries fundraisers and charity events.

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The Snowman – Performed with Live Score

22nd December 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 23rd December 2022 @ 1:00 pm


The Loreburn Hall in Dumfries is showing the classic animation ‘The Snowman’ on December 22nd and 23rd with live accompaniment from Dumfries Community Choir and a string quartet featuring musicians from across Scotland.

Composer Gary Cameron, who has created scores for the BBC, Commonwealth Games and National Theatre among others, is joining forces with celebrated producer Patsy Reid to create the performance.

Patsy, a traditional fiddle player who has performed and worked alongside Kylie Minogue and Mark Knopfler, will lead the string quartet as they underscore the original screening.

Showings are at 12pm and 7pm on December 22nd and 12pm on December 23.Tickets are available by calling 01387 733717 or in person at the Loreburn Hall (10am – 4pm Monday to Friday) or here: https://bit.ly/3VwrTzR


22nd December 2022 @ 12:00 pm
23rd December 2022 @ 1:00 pm
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The Loreburn Hall
Newall Terrace
Dumfries, DG1 2HP Dumfries
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