Weekend Pass...what's included?


21 May 19
by Nathon Jones

Newton Stewart & Minnigaff - Photography by Dabhand's Blog

This year's Weekend Pass gives you access to 4 outstanding concerts over 3 days, featuring live performances by Benedict Morris, Kitty Macfarlane, Steph Geremia, Binky Blue, Rose Byers, Rachel Hair & Ron Jappy, Duncan Chisholm and the wonderful Dougie MacLean.

You'll save up to £23.00* on the standard ticket prices plus you'll guarantee your place at every concert.

Friday 12th July 2019 / Doors 7:30pm
Festival Marquee, Creebridge House Hotel
Steph Geremia / Kitty Macfarlane / Benedict Morris

Saturday 13th July 2019 / Doors 10:30am
Festival Marquee, Creebridge House Hotel
Piping Competition

Saturday 13th July 2019 / Doors 5:00pm
The Vault Arts Centre
Binky Blue + Support

Saturday 13th July 2019 / Doors 7:30pm
McMillan Hall
Duncan Chisholm / Rachel Hair & Ron Jappy / Rose Byers

Sunday 14th July 2019 / Doors 7:00pm
Newton Stewart Cinema
Dougie MacLean

* non-concession ticket prices

Buy Weekend Passes Online

In Other News


Ulaid @TradFestival 2020

We are thrilled to announce that the superb Ulaid will be performing at this year's Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival at the McMillan Hall on Saturday 11th July 2020. Weekend passes are on sale now. Don't miss it!

18 Jan 20
Nathon Jones

Sarah Markey confirmed for festival

Chuffed to bits to have secured the fabulous talent that is flute player Sarah Markey for this July's 7th annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival. Sarah will be performing with her band on opening night, Friday 10th July 2020, at the McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart.

13 Jan 20
Nathon Jones

Trad Music Trust in Liverpool

Asylum Link Merseyside and the family of Diane Todd are grateful and hugely appreciative of the 4 great folk from the Trad Music Trust who travelled south to Liverpool on Saturday 14th December to perform and provide a great PA sound for the tribute concert for Di in aid of Asylum Link in Liverpool.

17 Dec 19
Billie Jones

Sponsorship support from:
  • Belhaven Brewery Logo
  • Five Kingdoms Brewery Logo
  • Merrick Real Estate
  • Creebridge House Hotel
  • Baillie Gifford Logo

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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