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#YB18 Stage Running Orders!

We’re very excited to bring you our stage running times for Youth Beatz 2018! With 3 stages, there is something for everyone! From YOYP DG, have a fantastic time! OASIS CENTRE STAGE Saturday 30th June 12:55- Paragon Music 13:30- Liv McDougall 14:20- Cortne 15:10- Scope 16:00- Boogie Storm 16:50- Bars & Melody 17:40- Basshunter 18:15-… Read more »

#YB18 Site Map!

YB18 Site Map With the countdown to Youth Beatz on, we wanted to share with you all our site map for the festival! Remember to download our app YOYPDG Bucket List, where we will soon be releasing stage times for all stages at the festival! CLICK HERE FOR ENLARGED VIEW

Amaze Me Leader 2018!

   An exciting adventure experience for young people aged 18-29 will bring youths from all over Scotland and Europe to Dumfries and Galloway for a week this Summer (5th – 12th August). Amaze Me Leader 2018 is a week of exciting adventure based activities for young people to explore living in a rural context and… Read more »

Youth Beatz Fringe!

Look out for new challenges coming soon that will be available at Youth Beatz Fringe events!

Easter Programme 2018!

Click on the link below for full details of our exciting Easter Programme! Easter Programme D&G

New £550K fund opens! #YOYP2018

Young people across Scotland have the opportunity to #SparkAChange in their lives, thanks to the new Year of Young People National Lottery Fund! This exciting new fund will support projects which boost the health and wellbeing of 8 to 26 year olds living in Scotland. A few things you need to know: Pots of funding from £3,000 to £10,000 will… Read more »

YOYP Support Worker Vacancy

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a young person aged 16-19 to join the Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Youth Work Service to work on the Year of Young People 2018 project. The post will be based in Dumfries or Wigtown, dependant on location of the candidate, is 36 hours a week and is funded until… Read more »

Duke of Edinburgh #YB18 Opportunity!

We have an exciting opportunity for young people who are taking part in their Duke of Edinburgh Award! We have a free 7 day residential up for grabs from Wednesday the 27th of June- Tuesday the 3rd of July as part of our massive Youth Beatz Festival! If you’d like anymore details on how you can… Read more »

Youth Beatz: Traders Village applications NOW OPEN!

  Calling all young entrepreneurs aged 31 and under! We have a fantastic opportunity available for you at this year’s Youth Beatz Festival! You can bring your business to 40,000 people over 2 days to Park Farm in Dumfries, as part of Scotland’s biggest, free outdoor music festival! The Traders Village will offer you a… Read more »

Moat Brae Launches Annual Young Writers Competition

The Peter Pan Moat Brae Trust has launched an annual Young Writers Competition challenging the region’s budding authors to share their stories in celebration of Scotland’s Year of Young People. The competition is open to anyone aged from five to twenty six who can write up to 500 words as a diary entry from a journey… Read more »