Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries Easter weekend events start on Thursday, March 28, at 6.30pm with the launch of this year’s Spring Fling brochure and the “pop-up” Taster exhibition.
Malcolm Roughead OBE, chief executive of VisitScotland, will be opening the exhibtion and launching this year’s brochure for the open studios weekend on May 25-27.
The Spring Fling Taster, featuring all 93 artists’ work, continues for three days only at Gracefield Gallery 2 on Good Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday from 10am-5pm.
At the same time the two main exhibitions at Gracefield – Locating the Nest and An Eclectic Eye: The Dickie Hewlett Collection – will be open, as will be Cafe Hubbub and the craft shop on Sunday.
There will be lots of drawing and poetry activities for young visitors, including a competition to win a chocolate bunny, and the usual Easter egg hunt around the grounds. Contact 01387 262084 or vists the website at www.dumgal.gov.uk/Gracefield.