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What's On in the Annan Area

What's On in the Annan Area Regular Events in AnnanExhibitions Annan Museum Lonsdale City Cinema Riding of the MarchesPrintable Version
 These pages are updated regularly - so if you have an event happening in the Annan area email events@annan.org.uk and let us know.

The Annandale Way is a long-distance 5- day walk, but interesting walks around Annan as part of the route are easily achievable in a day. DOWNLOAD the routes and maps (PDF ~ 8MB). NOTE: this is a large file and may take some time to load.

Annan Riding of the Marches
Various events take place each year over the early Summer months.

Discover what's on in the Annan area ... below you will find a list of events happening soon in the Annan area. There are also regular events that you may wish to check out as well as the annual Riding of the Marches, varied exhibitions throughout the year at Annan Museum and film at the Lonsdale City Cinema ...

EVENTS IN 2014 >>

  • Organised Walk :: Sunday 13th April 2014
    Morton Castle Woods. Annan Meet Murray St. car park at 9.30am. Walk start: 10.30am in Thornhill.
    >> More about this walk and Annan Walking Group
  • Woodland Art :: Thursday 17 April
    11am – 12noon @ Annan Museum
    Come and create some fantastic woodland creations made entirely from what we can find growing naturally around Annan.
    >> More about Annan Museum
  • Easter egg hunt at the museum :: Friday 18 and Saturday 19 April
    @ Annan Museum
    Find all of the eggs hidden around the museum and answer the Easter quiz questions to win a wee chocolate egg and lots of satisfaction.
    >> More about Annan Museum
  • Annan Walking Group Away Day :: Saturday 26th April 2014
    Jim and Sheena Hawkins will lead us in a walk in Arnside on Morecombe Bay. Those not walking can have a day in Kendal. Price for coach and a meal is £20.00. Secretary is now accepting bookings. There may be a few seats available for non-members. Contact Archie Smith on 01461 203250.
    >> More about Annan Walking Group
  • Drop in and draw :: Monday 5 May
    @ Annan Museum
    Collect some drawing paper, pencils and a board. Draw your favourite thing in the museum. All drawings will be displayed in our children’s art gallery and there will be prizes for the best drawings in the age categories; under 5 years, 5-8 years and 9-12 years.
    >> More about Annan Museum
  • Exhibition: Tiger, Tiger :: Until Sat 31 May
    @ Annan Museum
    Pioneering the use of tripwires and camera traps, Frederick Walter Champion (1893 - 1970) produced photographs of Indian wildlife in the 1920s and 30s. The resulting work is stunning and evocative. This exhibition celebrates his life’s work with a selection of his images and his original camera equipment.
    >> More about this Exhibition and Annan Museum
  • Exhibition: Springing Wild :: Until Sat 31 May
    @ Annan Museum
    Featuring visual art, photography and textiles inspired by wildlife this exhibition is one in a series by Spring Fling artists. This selection of art work has been chosen to complement the Tiger Tiger exhibition.
    >> More about this Exhibition and Annan Museum
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