CatStrand High Street New Galloway Castle Douglas DG7 3RN
Open 7 days a week - 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Bar and Cafe
Fully accessible for wheelchair users including toilets, disabled parking spaces available, hearing loop in place.
Toilets Cafe Bar Bike Storage Wifi

CatStrand is a multi-use venue with a fully equipped and adaptable auditorium, a licensed cafe, gift shop and meeting room. Open 7 days per week, all year round, Catstrand offers a regular range of events including theatre, music and cinema plus fitness classes and activities for all ages. Our popular licensed cafe is open 7 days for light lunches, home baking and tea & coffee. The Gift shop stocks a great range of locally produced crafts, quality gifts and tourist maps and guides.

Venue hire also available for conferences, meetings, parties, book launches etc., full catering and bar facilities available.

To reserve a table in our café please call us on 01644420374 – Open 7 Days – 11.00am-4.00pm. Throughout January and February We will be open Monday- Saturday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, and closed on Sundays
View our delicious café menu here – CatStrand Café Menu

Events at CatStrand

21 May 2022 10:00am - 11:00am

Art Explorers: ages 5 – 8

The children will be doing different activities each session and will be exploring a range of activities, including sculpture, collage, painting, mixed media and more.
21 May 2022 11:15am - 12:15pm

Art Explorers: age 8+

Join us at the Catstrand at our artist led art club. We will doing different activity each session including collage, painting, printmaking, sculpture, clay modelling and much more!
21 May 2022 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Vanishing Point presents The Metamorphosis: Unplugged

Based on Franz Kafka’s brilliantly funny and compelling story, The Metamorphosis is a warm-hearted retelling of the mysterious tale of Gregor Samsa, who wakes up one morning to find he’s turned into a giant insect. Told from the perspective of his sister Greta, it’s a musical, cabaret-style night out form the team that brought you The Dark Carnival Unplugged.
28 May 2022 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Starcatchers and Andy Cannon present Spike! A dinosaur caper

Spike’s Dinosaur caper continues this Spring. A wonderful tale of a little girl, her grandmother and her favourite dinosaur, SPIKE! a dinosaur caper is powerfully told through theatrical storytelling and dance. Join Spike for a magical story about the passing of time and the tales that bring families together, all set to original music.
29 May 2022 11:00am - 1:00pm

Starcatchers and Andy Cannon present Spike! A dinosaur caper

Spike’s Dinosaur caper continues this Spring. A wonderful tale of a little girl, her grandmother and her favourite dinosaur, SPIKE! a dinosaur caper is powerfully told through theatrical storytelling and dance. Join Spike for a magical story about the passing of time and the tales that bring families together, all set to original music.
30 May 2022 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Youth Volunteers Meet Up

Calling all 11 - 16 year olds youth volunteers meet up is on Monday 28th March 5.30pm