Wigtown Book Festival 2019

Wigtown Book Festival 2019 is almost here! We've got ten days of literary events exploring all kinds of subjects. This year our guests include Doddie Weir, Ruth Davidson and John Bird To see the full programme and book your tickets, click here. You can either book...

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The Open Book Blog

  Keep up to date with the residents of the Open Book on the Open Book Blog. Join them in their adventures of selling books, exploring the area and living the Open Book Dream. You can also find them on...

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Visit the Autumn Kist

“Kist” is an old word for treasure chest. Taking place during Wigtown Book Festival, The Autumn Kist Marquee will be full of local and national treasures, including art, craft, food, drink and homeware. Open 10am-5pm (6.30pm weekends). Wigtown's weekend market also...

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Fireworks & Pipes Event

Mercat Cross, Town Square Friday 23rd September 2016 20:40 The Kirkcudbright and District Pipe Band leads the way for fireworks over Wigtown Bay. This free event is supported by the medical research charity Fight for Sight. If you enjoy the fireworks, please consider...

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