Big Wig Picnic in the Park with Renita Boyle

Church Hall
In person event
Sun 3 Oct
12:00 UK


Pack your picnic basket and join storyteller-in-residence Renita Boyle for a family-friendly afternoon of songs, stories and tale twisters. A special blue-haired and green-spotted guest might make an appearance too. Big Wig can NEVER resist a picnic, especially if there are jam sandwiches. 

Wigtown Book Festival Events

This year's programme is a combination of physical and digital events. Please ensure you book correctly. Digital events will stream through the homepage of with young adult events streaming through the YA page.

Unless otherwise stated, events will last between 45 minutes - 1 hour.

Full Terms and Conditions for attending this year's Festival in person can be found on our website.

Asking questions
On live-streamed events, questions can be put into the live chat box on YouTube or by clicking the 'ask a question' box below the stream on the homepage of the website and they will be forwarded to the speakers.

Buy the books
Browse our online bookshop, which will stock all our speakers’ latest titles.

If you have any queries about any of the Wigtown Festival Company events, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing