If you're looking for festival information, tickets, wristbands, music supplies or one of the fantastic local beverages on sale this weekend, then make sure you stop by The Vault Arts Centre.
Tickets On Sale Now
7 Jul 23by Nathon Jones
After months of planning, preparation and incredible work from the volunteer Board of Trustees of Trad Music Trust, the staff and team at The Vault Arts Centre and our wonderful local volunteers, this year's Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival gets underway this weekend!
Ciarán Ryan Band, Elizabeth Davidson-Blythe and Daniel Quayle, Amy Laurenson Trio (BBC Radio Scotland's Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2023), Flook, Jenn Butterworth and Will Pound make up this year's programme of incredible live music and entertainment; the very best in Scottish, Irish and World traditional music.
Programmes are available throughout the town and also at the Festival Office at The Vault Arts Centre which is open Friday-Sunday, 1pm-1am.
You can also download this year's programme and venue map by selecting the following links:
Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival 2023
Venue Map 2023
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28 Jul 23Nathon Jones
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21 Jul 23Charlie McAdam
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21 Jul 23Nathon Jones
The 9th annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival takes place over the 7th-9th July 2023 and, after an incredible year in 2022, will continue the festival's tradition of bringing the absolute best in traditional Scottish, Irish and World music and dance to perform in Galloway. Stay tuned throughout the year for programme announcements, or grab an Early Bird Weekend Pass - on sale now - and secure your seats now for 2023!