Have you always wanted to celebrate Burns Night in Scotland? How about watching some big name acts at a great festival whilst meeting new people? Well do we have a treat for you in Dumfries from 25th to 27th January.
Is this for me?
Our Big Burns Supper Weekend In Dumfries is great for those who want to meet new people, explore a vibrant Scottish City, and celebrate culture by attending one of the fastest growing festivals in Scotland and of course indulging in a dram (or two) of whisky!
The Big Burns Supper features the best in comedy, cabaret and music to celebrate the famous Scottish Bard, Robert Burns. In 2019 headliners include big names such as KT Tunstall, Ibiza Live, London Gospel Community Choir and many more so it is expected that the crowds will be reeling in. http://bigburnssupper.com/
This is a unique opportunity to see some internationally renowned acts and explore Dumfries with some great company. We guarantee you a great time.
Who are we?
Social Circle offers Manchester-based professionals the opportunity to meet new people, try new activities and enjoy short breaks in the UK and abroad. There are no hidden costs and our weekends away are hassle free. With over 10 years experience of connecting people in Manchester, you can trust us to take care of all the details and ensure you have a great time, guaranteed.
Just see what our members say about our festival weekends:
What was my favourite part of the weekend? From the Cabaret and Comedy to laughing as we danced to a silent disco in the middle of the road, I can’t decide! Thanks Steve for making it a memorable event as always. Lindsey
What can I expect?
Our weekend travellers include a good mix of friendly professionals. Everyone wants to meet new people, so don’t worry about not knowing anyone, we will soon change that!
We meet in Manchester and travel up together to Dumfries which will give you plenty of opportunity to chat to your fellow travellers. Car shares are available.
Your host, Steve,has a wealth of knowledge as a genuine Scot and bags of experience and enthusiasm to make this a thoroughly enjoyable weekend. Given you will want to meet new people and enjoy the Big Burns Supper festival, we will make sure socialising is high on the agenda.
Want to go your own way? No problem. Steve can make recommendations and answer any questions. So you can just relax and enjoy an evening sharing stories with your fellow companions.
For the evenings, we will choose restaurants and bars that offer finest Scottish Fayre and will give that true flavour of Dumfries. Expect to learn all about Scottish Whiskey, and even try a ‘wee dram’. Tuck into an Burns Night Supper and watch the lantern procession with your fellow travellers.
What about the hotel?
Even though we are going to a festival - we don't want to miss out on our creature comforts!
We are staying at the glorious 3* Cairndale hotel which is hailed as one of Dumfries friendliest and welcoming hotels. Each room is stylishly decorated to ensure a relaxing and comfortable stay. Guests can even take advantage of the hotels luxury spa and leisure facilities. Breakfast is included. Rooms offered on a twin shared single-sex basis. Single occupancy rooms can be arranged for a supplement. It is walking distance to the festival activities.
The Small Print.
Travelling early via car share on Friday the 25th of January and returning on Sunday the 27th January we will be spending 3 full days and 2 nights in the heart of Dumfries
What is included:
Bed & Breakfast at Cairndale Hotel.
Services of a Professional Host
Reservations for evening meal (food and beverages not included)
What is not included:
Food and Beverages.
Entry to attractions.
Acts & Show attractions.
Prices for tickets are not included and are payable separately.
What’s left to do: Simply book your place and join us.
You are only a click away from a unique and memorable experience.
Imagine, laughing and dancing to some great acts, and spending your evenings with fun like-minded people. Yet without the hassle and drama of trying to organise something yourself. We promise you that you will enjoy yourself and leave with new friends and wonderful memories. That is the Social Circle Guarantee.
As you can imagine, a weekend would normally come at a premium. But Social Circle have that all sorted for you! Full price is usually from £295 but get an incredible discount meaning the entire weekend costs only £195.
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