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Off the Peg is a community art event in Nairn High Street and the Harbour area, and YOU can be a part of it!

Unframed paintings are pegged inside shop windows for all to see and buy. 

Submission dates are Wednesday 17th August, between 9am to 4pm at 34 Lodgehill Park, Nairn or between 9am to 9pm at Nairn Community & Arts Centre on Thursday 18th August.  

Download the full info sheet HERE.

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We have some great deals for all 'Friend of the Festival' cardholders to use during the Festival week. Download the list HERE

 

FREE tea and Coffee will also be available to cardholders in our Festival Café @ NCC - open Wednesday, Thursday & Friday of the festival week.  

We will be serving gorgeous coffee from Cairngorm Leaf and Bean (shop at Logie Steading).

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Our stunning front cover was designed by Steve Smith, specially commissioned by the Nairn Book & Arts Festival.

A limited edition reproduction print of the artwork (16” x 12” including mount) will be available to buy during the Festival for £60.00. 

A print can be purchased below; or for payment by cash or cheque, please email tanera@tanerabryden.co.uk or call 07951 116033.

Collection from Nairn Community and Arts Centre during the Festival period only. (Price is +P&P if postal delivery is required.)    

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Become a 'Friend' of the 2016 Festival and you will receive a card entitling you to :

  • Special deals at local restaurants and shops during Festival week (30th Aug to 4th Sept)

  • Free tea/coffee in our Festival Cafe @ NCC during Festival week.

  • Entry into the draw for a pair of Golden Tickets - giving free entry to all our Festival events

To become a Friend, sign up and donate £25.00 below or at Nairn Community & Arts Centre using the tear off slip on the leaflet (available from NCC and various outlets in Nairn - or download the leaflet here

  1. A complete listing of participating restaurants and shops will be available from 1st August 2016.

  2. One winner will receive two Golden Tickets, each worth around £250, allowing entry to all Festival events except workshops.  The draw will take place on Monday 1st August 2016; the winner will be notified by phone and in writing.  If you win the Golden Ticket and have already purchased any tickets for NBAF events, we will refund these in full.  

  3. If you sign up online below - a card will be posted to your address for you to use during the Festival week.  

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Off the Peg is a community art event in Nairn High Street and the Harbour area, and YOU can be a part of it!

Unframed paintings are pegged inside shop windows for all to see and buy. 

Submission dates are Wednesday 17th August, between 9am to 4pm at 34 Lodgehill Park, Nairn or between 9am to 9pm at Nairn Community & Arts Centre on Thursday 18th August.  

Download the full info sheet HERE.

CONGRATULATIONS to Rosie Cowie, lucky winner of a pair of Golden Tickets to the Festival! 

And well done also to our two runners up, Bruce Clark and Morag Forsyth, who each win a ticket to the sold-out tour of Nairn's own bronze foundry, Black Isle Bronze.

Thanks to Chris Reid at the Westerlea Hotel for helping us out with the draw!

Pictured here picking out the lucky winners with Festival Chair David Godden.

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