Family Events

Rik's Bike Shed Family Ride Out

27th May, 2017

A fantastic way to start your weekend! Meet at Rik's Bike Shed and enjoy a group cycle. Either bring your own bike or hire one on the day. This isn't a guided cycle so that the …

Self-Guided Walk - Smurf themed

27th May, 2017

A chance for families to combine a healthy stroll and experience some magical encounters! Pick up a Smurf-themed Hidden Village activity sheet from the castle shop (20p per sheet) and take to the woods near Drumlanrig …

Rik's Bike Shed Balance Bike Group

29th May, 2017

Perfect for pre-schoolers! Head along to Rik's Bike Shed at any time on a Monday afternoon for some balance bike fun with others. Balance bikes are brilliant for helping little ones learn to balance and steer …

Ranger Station! Insect Hotel

29th May, 2017

Learn about creating mini habitats. Join the Rangers during this drop in session at the playground. Make an insect hotel that you can take home and watch the beetles and bugs moving in. For more information, …

Open Air Theatre: Illyria - Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

29th May, 2017

In a social whirlwind of balls, dinners and very eligible officers, Lizzie Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy stand alone as the only sane people - and they hate each other! Or do they? Can she see …

Hidden Gems of the Countryside

4th June, 2017

Ever wondered what Kingfishers eat or what the biggest species of moth is (a mam-moth of course)? We’ll take you around our favourite natural spectacles of the Queensberry Estate as well as answering all your …

Young Angler's Club Events

17th June, 2017

The Nith Catchment Fishery Trust are holding several events throughout 2017 to inspire young people to fish. We have offered the use of Morton Pond on the 17th June to fish for Tench, River Nith Boatford …

Self-Guided Walk - Treasure Hunt

1st July, 2017

A chance for families to combine a healthy stroll whilst learning about the wonderful surroundings of Drumlanrig Castle and the wider Estate. Pick up a Treasure Hunt activity sheet from the castle shop (20p per sheet), …