A special service will be held at Crossraguel Abbey on Sunday, June 12 at 3pm.
In the year which will mark the 500th anniversary of Maybole being created a burgh the service will be led by Andrew Baldock, Rector of St Oswald’s.
Bishop Gregor Duncan, Scottish Episcopalian Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway, will offer the opening prayer and also bless the 2016 Gala King and Queen of Carrick.
The homily will be given by Bishop William Nolan, Roman Catholic Bishop of Galloway.
A joint choir from the primary schools in Maybole will sing two songs and prayers will be by Rev. Stephen McGarva, Pastor of Wigtown Baptist Church.
The final blessing will be given by Bishop Nolan.
The service will be followed by refreshments in the Carrick Centre in Maybole.