Win a pair of tickets to Parkfest 2017

Parkfest 2017
Parkfest 2017

The Galloway Gazette has two pairs of tickets to give away for the annual Parkfest in Agnew Park, Stranraer on Friday, August 18 and 19.

Two of the top bands playing this year at the fundraiser for Stranraer Inshore Lifeboat include Toploader and Young Guns.

Young Guns take centre stage on the Friday and Toploader headline on the Saturday along with The Ruck Stars, Patersani, Reverieme, Chopperhead, Freefall, The Wee Duff Orchestra, Jack O’Neil, Callum Linehan, Cafe Orchestra, Stranraer Guitar Club Juniors, a brass band and Lochryan Pipe Band.

Organisers have more bands up still to confirm for the line up.

The ‘little festival with the big heart’ will have a licenced bar manned by the crew as well as a funfair and stalls.

Tickets are available from Brush Strokes, George Street, Stranraer; The Smugglers Cove, Portpatrick and Simpsons the Bakers, Stranraer and Newton Stewart. For more information email

To win a pair of tickets to Parkfest 2017 answer the following question correctly:

What is the name of the lifeboat based at Stranraer?

Send your answers by email, titled Parkfest ticket competition, to or post your answer to: Parkfest ticket competition, The Galloway Gazette, 28 Victoria Street, Newton Stewart, DG8 6BT.

The closing date for entries is midnight on Monday, July 31.

Along with your answer please include your name, address, postcode and a daytime telephone number.

Good luck.