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Welcome to

"Perform in Dumfries"

Our competitive festival for Music, Speech, Accordion & Fiddle and Scottish Country Dancing. More


2019 Dates

Speech: 1st and 2nd March 2019

Scottish Country Dancing: 9th March 2019

Music: 15th, 16th and 17th March 2019

Accordion and Fiddle: 30th March 2019


2018 Perform in Dumfries results

Music - You can access the results here

Scottish Country Dancing - You can access the results here

Accordion & Fiddle - You can access the results here

Speech - You can access the results here

Latest news. »

Retiral At our recent AGM Doreen Japp our long standing chairperson and music secretary stepped down. Doreen has been actively involved in the festival for over 60 years as a performer, teacher and committee member. She has guided the association from a very rocky financial position to its currently healthy place. The new Chairperson is Jayne Riddet. We wish them both all the very best in their new roles.

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