Find out what’s on in Girvan.

Wed, 17th July 2024

Galloway and Southern Ayrshire Biosphere Engagement Day

Thu, 25th July 2024

UnderSky Summer Play Day

Sat, 3rd August 2024

RNLI Harbour Gala

Sat, 3rd August 2024

Harbour Gala weekend, The Pirates’ Fish Boil

Sun, 4th August 2024

RNLI Harbour Gala

Sat, 24th August 2024

Festival of Apples

Sat, 26th October 2024

Halloween in the Community Garden

Sun, 27th October 2024

Spooky Stumpy

Sat, 2nd November 2024

Girvan & South Carrick Fireworks Display

Sat, 30th November 2024

Xmas Food & Drink Market


Enjoy adventurous experiences.

Girvan Tourist Information & Craft Shop

Start your visit to Girvan off right with a visit to our volunteer-run Tourist Information Point and Craft Shop which is situated in the Town House, 25 Knockcuchan Street (opposite RNLI)

The Tourist Information is open from 29th March 2024 until 29th September 2024 between 11am – 3pm

Swim the Lochs

Outdoor Swimming for Wellbeing
STA qualified coach
Swim Guide
Loch, River & Sea
SW Scotland

Visit our Facebook page for event details

Orchard Gardens

Orchard Gardens is a beautiful quiet space in Girvan, bursting with colourful blooms in the summer. A pond covered with lilypads and plenty of seating makes for a lovely little hideaway in the town.

The entrance is located on The Avenue.

Amusement Arcade
Lawrence's Amusements

Family entertainment and gaming centre in Girvan.

Dogs welcome
Fun for all the family

Alpaca Trekking
Little Peru

At Little Peru we would love to welcome you for an afternoon of alpaca fun! We can offer alpaca trekking in the beautiful Ayrshire countryside, or why not try your hand at putting the alpacas through their paces on our obstacle course, or alpaca crafting with our own wool? We can even bring our alpacas to you for whatever the occasion! Contact Little Peru today to start your alpaca adventure!

Cycle Tour
The Biking Explorers

The Biking Explorers offer a range of professionally guided bike tours for all abilities. Whether you are just starting on a bike or a veteran cyclist looking to explore the Girvan area as part of a cycling holiday, The Biking Explorers can help make that biking adventure a reality. Tours can be adapted for family-friendly easy cycle routes, full-blown all-day epics out in the wilderness or bikepacking adventures in the biosphere.


Gorgeous walks for you to explore.

4.5 miles
Laggan Trail
2.25 miles
Dow Hill
12 miles/ 13 miles
Whithorn Way
6.5 miles/ 8.1 miles
Ayrshire Coastal Path
3.75 miles
Byne Hill



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