Newton Stewart Traditional & Acoustic Music Festival

Friday 4th July - Saturday 5th July 2014

Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Sponsored, organised by and in association with:

Ross Couper & Tom Oakes

Saturday 5th July 2014 - 7:30pm - The Belted Galloway, Newton Stewart

Siobhan Miller - Citty Finlayson Scots Singer of the Year 2013

Saturday 5th July 2014 - 7:30pm - The Belted Galloway, Newton Stewart

Robyn Stapleton - BBC Radio Scotland's Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2014

Friday 4th July - 7:30pm - Cree Inn, Newton Stewart

Zoë Bestel

Friday 4th July - 7:30pm - Cree Inn, Newton Stewart

Wendy Stewart Scottish Harper

Saturday 5th July - 3:00pm - Creebridge House Hotel, Newton Stewart

Bruce McKenzie

Bruce McKenzie - 10:30pm - Crown Hotel, Newton Stewart

Friday 4th July 2014



Robyn Stapleton
Zoë Bestel
Jonathan Henderson

7:30pm - 10:30pm
Cree Inn, Newton Stewart
£10.00 (£8.00 Concessions)*


Late Club - Open Mic

Bruce McKenzie
Joseph Pearce

10:30pm - Late
Crown Hotel, Newton Stewart

Are you a budding traditional or acoustic musician?
Looking to showcase your talent?
Get in touch and take part in the open mic event.


Saturday 5th July 2014



10:00am - 2:00pm
Guided walks on the Galloway Hills facilitated by Newton Stewart Walking Festival**
£15.00 per person


Harp Workshop

Wendy Stewart

1:45pm - 2:45pm
Creebridge House Hotel, Newton Stewart
£12.00 (£10.00 Concessions)
Under 16's FREE!



Wendy Stewart Scottish Harper

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Creebridge House Hotel, Newton Stewart
£8.00 (£6.00 Concessions)***

Tune Session

3:00pm - 6:00pm
The Star Inn, Newton Stewart

Song Session

featuring Robyn Stapleton

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Bruce Hotel, Newton Stewart


Ross Couper & Tom Oakes
Siobhan Miller
Aaron & Nathon Jones

7:30pm - 10:30pm
The Belted Galloway, Newton Stewart
£12.00 (£10.00 Concessions)




Weekend Pass


Access All Areas

(excluding hillwalking and workshops)

Enjoy three great concerts over the weekend and save £5.00 (£4.00 if concession) by opting for the weekend pass.
£25.00 (£20.00 Concessions)

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Terms & Conditions

Booking Fee
All bookings are subject to a £1.50 booking fee. This will be automatically charged when purchasing via PayPal.

Postage & Delivery
If you have selected to have your ticket/s posted to you, dispatch will take place 30 days prior to the event. If you have still not received your tickets 7 days prior to the event please contact the festival office on 01671 404924 with your PayPal payment reference number.

Refunds & Returns
We cannot be held responsible for cancellations or changes to the programme outwith our control however if you are in any way dissatisfied or are no longer able to attend we are happy to offer a full refund up to 72 hours prior to the event. We cannot refund any tickets returned within 72 hours of the event.

Tickets must be returned to the festival office: Newton Stewart Traditional and Acoustic Music Festival, Waulkmill House, Minnigaff, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire. DG8 6AF

We'd like to thank the following people and organisations for their ongoing support and assistance with the festival:

Gordon Andrews at The Belted Galloway & Galloway Arms Hotel, Newton Stewart
Sinead Farrell at The Crown Hotel, Newton Stewart
Dave & Trish at The Cree Inn, Newton Stewart
Eileen Cockburn at The Star Inn
Mike & Sue at The Bruce Hotel

Local press for their backing and support:
Stranraer & Wigtownshire Free Press
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