What's on in Stranraer, Dumfriesshire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Stranraer in the beautiful county of Dumfriesshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Stranraer - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.
Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Stranraer to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Days Out and Attractions
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Places to visit
Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Stranraer to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Stranraer
If you're out on the tiles in Stranraer then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Stranraer will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Stranraer.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Stranraer (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Stranraer for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Stranraer for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Premier Inn WhitehavenCleator Moor
Rooms from £51.00
The Old Ginn House InnWorkington
Rooms from £67.00
The Melbreak Country HotelWorkington
Rooms from £60.00
Ennerdale HotelCleator Moor
Rooms from £79.00
Old Posting HouseCockermouth
Rooms from £60.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
Sorry, we don't have any details of events taking place in Stranraer on Saturday, 30 December 1899.
Easter in Stranraer
Easter activities in Stranraer
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Stranraer.
Wedding fairs in Stranraer
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Stranraer. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.