10 May 2015 is the date. Ballantrae is the place to be!
The Ballantrae Festival of Food and Drink is set to attract hundreds of people from Ayrshire and Ireland. Packed with stands including The Whisky Experience, you will be able to sample all types of local produce for which Ayrshire is well known. There will be pop up restaurants and demonstrations. Visit their Facebook
There’s a wealth of talent in Ayrshire and one group who have got their act together is Ayrshire Open Studios. They market themselves collectively to gain exposure and their big weekend is 24 to 27 April. You can tour around various artists’ studios – check out Exhibiting Artists
You may want to have an overnight in Ayrshire – find a B&B using the “Find a B&B” above