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Portpatrick Life Boat Week 2015 – Stay at Rickwood House Hotel

Portpatrick RNLI Lifeboat Week for 2015 starts on 2 August. We still have a few rooms available- contact us now! Lifeboat week is always a very popular time to visit Portpatrick and the week is crammed full of events. Another great reason to stay at Rickwood  – our wee hotel by Portpatrick Golf Course.

rnli portpatrick lifeboat week

Raft Race fun at Portpatrick RNLI Lifeboat Week

The raft race in Portpatrick Harbour is great fun and always one of the highlights of Lifeboat Week.

Portpatrick Lifeboat Week starts on Sunday 2 August. We hope you will join us here in Portpatrick during Lifeboat Week and that you will book your accommodation soon as we are filling up fast! Here is a look at the official programme for Lifeboat Week.

Portpatrick Brewery is busy brewing a special real ale for Life Boat Week.  You should be able to sample some at The Crown.


Sunday 2 August

12 – 2pm  Portpatrick Village Hall – Sunday Lunch

2.30pm    Open Air church service at Portpatrick Harbour

3.00pm     Loch Ryan Pipe Band

3.30pm     Live Music at the Crown Hotel


Monday 3

10.00 -noon Catch that Crab

2.30pm     Zumba dancing in Portpatrick Village Hall

7.30pm     Race Night in village hall


Tuesday 4

1.00pm – 4.30 Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club – Ladies Golf Competition

Noon – 2pm     Portpatrick`s got Talent – registration at RNLI Lifeboat Station

3.00pm             Family Fun in Portpatrick Village Hall

7.00pm              Family Bingo Night in Village Hall


Wednesday 5

All day – Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club –  Men`s RNLI Golf Competition

2.oopm  Lifeboat Week Pet Show in Portpatrick Village Hall

7.00pm  Family Quiz in Village Hall

9.00pm  Live Music at the Crown Hotel

Thursday 6

10.30-12.30pm    Coffee Morning in Village Hall

1.30pm                   Zumba Dancing in Village Hall

2.00pm                  Children`s Treasure Hunt – Portpatrick Village Hall

7.00pm                  Portpatrick`s got Talent

9.00pm                  Quiz Night in Harbour House Hotel

Friday 7

10am-noon            Beach Sandcastle Competition

1.00pm                   Fancy Dress Comptition and Kids disco in Village Hall

6.30pm                   Raft Race at Portpatrick Harbour

9.30pm-late           Dance in Village Hall – over 18s only

Saturday 8

10.00-4.00             RNLI Sea Safety Stand at Lifrboat Station

2.00pm                    Cliff Rescue Demonstration by HM Coastguard

3.00pm                    Combined Exercise – RNLI & Coastguard

4.00pm                    Newfoundland Dog rescue Demonstration

8.00-10.30pm        Grand Finale- Wheel of Fortune & Glow Sticks, Crew BBQ, Draw of Major Raffle,   Bonfire                                    Firework Display.

Don`t forget – book your B&B accommodation now at Rickwood House Portpatrick 01776 810270

fireworks at portpatrick lifeboat week

The finale to Portpatrick Life Boat Week


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