Join the Nithraid Team – and be part of one of the ‘Events of the Year’

By September 3, 2014Opportunities, Projects

Not long now till the Nithraid – it was a massive hit last year and is even bigger, bolder and bonkers this year. Of course you can come along to watch….but even more fun to be part of the team that makes the event happen. The Stove Network is all about hands-on experience and there is plenty to do in the run up to the day and lost of folk needed to make it go with a swing (and a splash) on 13 September.


Hands Up for The Stove

Goan Yersels un Volunteer!



  • Sewing simple flags – you get a kit and instructions and can do this at home

From 8th September and through that week at our temporary studio at Greyfriars Church Hall (Burns Statue Square, Dumfries)

  • Creative Construction…..model boats, flag making, coo salting, banner writing….all tools and instruction provided…no special skills needed
  • Promotional work….generally having fun in the toon getting the message out about Nithraid

On September 13th (Nithraid Day)

  • Market Stalls eraction
  • Stewards and Marshalls
  • Runners
  • Catering assistance
  • etc,etc
Stove Studio @ Greyfriars

Team Stove Making banners for Guid Nychburris at Greyfriars Church Hall 2014

Crowds at Nithraid 2013

Crowds at last years Nithraid

To get involved please contact Cara McNaught on or 07515 810990