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The Vault Arts Centre


The Vault Arts Centre is an exciting new music, arts, culture and heritage venue run by the Trad Music Trust charity to support the puposes of the organisation and the annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival as well as providing vital office space for the organisation and festival teams.

What's On?


21
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Eryn Rae + Michael Biggins

Fiddle player Eryn Rae is the current BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year. Multi-instrumentalist Michael Biggins won the same award in 2021. An incredible opening night for this year's Autumn Trad Festival that you simply should not miss!

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £15.00 / £12.50 (Concession)

22
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Ryan Young + Binky Blue

Ryan Young's traditional Scottish fiddle playing will take you on an emotional journey and lift your spirits. Binky Blue are a brother and sister duo that have been bringing their exciting neo-trad music to audiences across Scotland since 2018.

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £15.00 / £12.50 (Concession)

23
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Sunday Session

It wouldn't be a traditional music festival without the obligatory leaver's/survivor's session on the Sunday. Musicians are very welcome or, if you prefer, just come along and enjoy the music, atmosphere and all the usual craic'. Free entry.

Doors: 3:00pm
FREE EVENT

28
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Marianne McGregor

Marianne McGregor is a prominent new voice in the Scottish Jazz Scene. Highly acclaimed ‘Best Vocalist’ at the Scottish Jazz Awards 2021, McGregor continues to gain recognition for her powerful voice, improvising and original songs.

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £12.00 / £8.00 (Concession)

29
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Introduction to Wine Tasting - Part 2

Calling all wine lovers...Wineforfun are hosting a fun and informative Introduction to Wine Tasting - Part 2. Taste and learn about 6 excellent wines with matched small tapas dishes! Advance-purchased ticket only.

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £30.00

30
Oct

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Soul From The Stix

Four DJs present a Sunday soul session on original vinyl for your listening pleasure. Free entry. Licensed bar.

Doors: 2:00pm
FREE EVENT

Location


The Vault Arts Centre is situated in the heart of Newton Stewart, on the town's busy Victoria Street, between Boots Chemist and the Avocet shop.

Access & Parking


Whilst parking is available on Victoria Street, we encourage visitors to park at the Riverside Car Park on Riverside Road which is a short walking distance from the venue. We have private parking and ramp access to the building.

Trad Music Trust

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!

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