Events in Edinburgh on 22 December 2019

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 22 December 2019 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

24 Doors of Advent

24 Doors of Advent

1st December 2019 - 24th December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Throughout December Edinburgh opens its doors to showcase the unique buildings in the city in this real-life advent calendar. Read more
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

22nd December 2019 - 24th December 2019
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers. Read more
An Edinburgh Christmas Carol

An Edinburgh Christmas Carol

28th November 2019 - 4th January 2020
The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh is delighted to present the world premiere of An Edinburgh Christmas Carol, a magical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale. Read more
Beneath the Surface

Beneath the Surface

16th November 2019 - 1st March 2020
This exhibition features work by nine contemporary artists based in Scotland with the artworks having an economy of gesture in common - a limited tonal palette or a monochrome colour plane. Read more
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Edinburgh

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Edinburgh

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Edinburgh! Read more
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Livingston

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Livingston

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Livingston! Read more
Castle of Light

Castle of Light

14th November 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’! Read more
Chinese Oracle Bones

Chinese Oracle Bones

25th October 2019 - 29th March 2020
Discover some of the treasures within the National Museum Scotland's significant collection of oracle bones, the second largest in the world outside of China. Read more
Christmas 2O19: Scottish Ballet The Snow Queen

Christmas 2O19: Scottish Ballet The Snow Queen

7th December 2019 - 29th December 2019
Scottish Ballet’s 50th year will come to a spectacular close with the world premiere of The Snow Queen this Christmas at the Festival Theatre! Read more
Christmas at the Botanics 2019

Christmas at the Botanics 2019

22nd November 2019 - 29th December 2019
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens! Read more
Christmas Lunch at Edinburgh Castle

Christmas Lunch at Edinburgh Castle

12th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Make Christmas 2019 special with a three course lunch in the opulent Queen Anne Room at Edinburgh Castle, and enjoy a dining experience fit for royalty. Read more
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

16th November 2019 - 4th January 2020
The Christmas Market will once again return to East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items! Read more
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

22nd December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath at Newhailes House and Gardens this Christmas! Read more
Clambers Afternoon Tea

Clambers Afternoon Tea

20th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Clambers are going all out for a mega 90 minutes of afternoon tea Christmas fun followed by a 45-minute soft-play session! Read more
Clambers Christmas Breakfast

Clambers Christmas Breakfast

20th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Choose a Christmas breakfast in the Clambers party room and enjoy making reindeer dust, face painting and disco before visiting Santa to receive a present, followed by a 45-minute soft-play session. Read more
Community Christmas

Community Christmas

11th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Edinburgh’s Christmas magic will be heading to twelve locations over twelve nights around Edinburgh, with a building being brought to life in each locality for one night only. Read more
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

29th May 2019 - 31st December 2019
Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route. Read more
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

14th June 2019 - 31st October 2020
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
Disney’s The Lion King

Disney’s The Lion King

5th December 2019 - 29th March 2020
The story of THE LION KING is miraculously brought to life using masks, puppets and striking costumes to tell the story of young Simba's epic adventures. Read more
Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

15th November 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Five Sisters Zoo will once again illuminate the zoo for another year and there is plenty of new surprises in store with our new enchanted riverside walk, stunning lit up water fountains and much more! Read more
Funbox Presents Christmas In Toy Town

Funbox Presents Christmas In Toy Town

21st December 2019 - 24th December 2019
It's time to get 'dolled' up and get your skates on because we're heading to Toy Town for the brand new seasonal spectacular from Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo the Dog at The Brunton! Read more
Giant Lanterns: Lost Worlds

Giant Lanterns: Lost Worlds

15th November 2019 - 26th January 2020
With an extended route for 2019 and over 600 brand-new lanterns, there’s more to explore this year as Giant Lanterns return to Edinburgh Zoo from 15 November to 26 January 2020! Read more
Glitterfest

Glitterfest

29th November 2019 - 31st December 2019
Make your Christmas party one to remember by celebrating at Edinburgh’s Biggest Christmas Party with radio legend Boogie from Forth One! Read more
Hobo Cinema

Hobo Cinema

20th December 2019 - 24th December 2019
This Christmas, Hobo Cinema returns to Restoration Yard at Dalkeith Country Park with incredible botanical set designers, Pyrus Botanicals, creating an indoor winter woodland cinema! Read more
Joanna Kessel: Aurum | Gold

Joanna Kessel: Aurum | Gold

26th November 2019 - 26th January 2020
Le Roi Fou is delighted to present Joanna Kessel's Aurum | Gold exhibition, featuring intimately scaled collages in Venetian gold leaf mosaic, glass smalti and concrete. Read more
King’s Panto: Goldilocks and the Three Bears

King’s Panto: Goldilocks and the Three Bears

30th November 2019 - 19th January 2020
Roll up, roll up! Allan Stewart, Andy Gray and Grant Stott are back in a circus-inspired King's Panto spectacular packed full of the thrills, spills, dazzling stunts and jaw-dropping special effects! Read more
Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club

Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club

17th November 2019 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Celebrate the festive season and visit some of Edinburgh's most popular bars for some refreshing cocktails at a price you simply can't refuse with Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club wristband! Read more
Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health

Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health

14th June 2019 - 23rd December 2019
This exhibition encourages us to examine our own ideas around mental health and aims to show how, even now, many older stereotypes and ideas about these conditions remain unchanged. Read more
Night Walk for Edinburgh

Night Walk for Edinburgh

16th November 2019 - 31st January 2020
Edinburgh Old Town
Night Walk for Edinburgh, one of the biggest hits of the Edinburgh international Festival 2019, returns as part of Edinburgh’s Christmas and Hogmanay celebrations. Read more
Opium Open Mic Night

Opium Open Mic Night

22nd December 2019
It's Opium Alternative Club & Bar Edinburgh's Open Mic Night every Sunday. Come on down and play some tunes with us! Read more
Parasites: Battle for Survival

Parasites: Battle for Survival

6th December 2019 - 19th April 2020
This exhibition will explore the fight to eliminate five tropical diseases and the role of research taking place in Scotland to do this. Read more
Phil Cunningham’s Christmas Songbook

Phil Cunningham’s Christmas Songbook

21st December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Phil Cunningham returns to The Queen's Hall with his extremely popular annual Christmas Songbook on 21st & 22nd December! Read more
Pregnancy Yoga at The Yoga Room

Pregnancy Yoga at The Yoga Room

14th November 2019 - 27th February 2020
These Pregnancy Yoga classes, run by Jenny at Yoga Links, provide a calm, friendly and safe environment for you to connect to your body, your baby and your breath throughout pregnancy. Read more
Queer Death Experience

Queer Death Experience

22nd December 2019
Queer Death Experience is a monthly LGBT + friendly alternative club night at Opium Edinburgh with free entry. Read more
Rabbie’s: Edinburgh City Tours

Rabbie’s: Edinburgh City Tours

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Discover the stories, secrets, and sights of the city and get the local’s perspective of Edinburgh with Rabbie's Edinburgh City Tours! Read more
Rabbie’s: Tours from Edinburgh

Rabbie’s: Tours from Edinburgh

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Make Edinburgh your base for a trip to Scotland and combine the magic of Scotland's capital with the best of the Highlands on a tour with Rabbie's! Read more
Santa’s Farmyard Cottage at Almond Valley

Santa’s Farmyard Cottage at Almond Valley

7th December 2019 - 24th December 2019
This festive season, jolly Santa Claus is back for a visit to Almond Valley where he’ll set up home in his magical winter cottage. Read more
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

16th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Edinburgh New Town
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... it’s the perfect way for children to get into the festive spirit. Read more
Santa’s Grotto at Carberry Tower

Santa’s Grotto at Carberry Tower

8th December 2019 - 24th December 2019
Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa's Grotto! So come and visit him in his enchanting Grotto at Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate this year! Read more
Santa’s Grotto at Dalkeith Country Park

Santa’s Grotto at Dalkeith Country Park

30th November 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Santa and his elves are coming to Dalkeith Country Park to give your kids an unforgettably magical experience this Christmas. Read more
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Edinburgh for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto! Read more
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Livingston for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto! Read more
Scotland from the Sky

Scotland from the Sky

10th October 2019 - 19th January 2020
Discover Scotland's stunning landscapes from a breath-taking new perspective as Scotland from the Sky comes to Blackness Castle! Read more
Spectacle of Light

Spectacle of Light

7th December 2019 - 5th January 2020
Don't miss Dalkeith Country Park’s new winter festive light experience, Spectacle of Light: the magical after-dark adventure for all the family! Read more
Strange Tales

Strange Tales

3rd December 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Filled with intrigue, mysticism, magic, sensuality, and a dash of terror, Strange Tales will draw you into a world full of mischievous fox spirits, yearning ghosts and enchanted swords. Read more
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

22nd December 2019
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show. Read more
The Ethical and Scottish Christmas Fair

The Ethical and Scottish Christmas Fair

16th November 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Come along to the Ethical and Scottish Christmas Fair at Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre with it's great range of local, Scottish, fair trade & ethical gifts, all under one roof! Read more
The Luxury of Time: Clocks from 1550-1750

The Luxury of Time: Clocks from 1550-1750

4th October 2019 - 26th January 2020
Explore the history of early British clock making in this small display at National Museum of Scotland. Read more
The Power of Perspective Exhibition

The Power of Perspective Exhibition

22nd December 2019 - 26th January 2020
Edinburgh Old Town
The Rock Trust, illusion expert Professor Richard Wiseman and MagicFest present a new series of mind-bending photographs this winter. Every photograph can be seen in more than one way. Read more
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

22nd December 2019
Round off the weekend with our comedy cocktail which has the emphasis on the chilled and the laid back. At least five acts on each bill ensure variety and great value. Read more
The Winter Realm of the Paraffin Pixie

The Winter Realm of the Paraffin Pixie

6th December 2019 - 5th January 2020
Discover a world of twinkling lights, woodland trails and festive delights as the mischievous Paraffin Pixies arrive at Almond Valley this winter! Read more
Tumbles Christmas Party

Tumbles Christmas Party

22nd December 2019
It's Tumbles Christmas Party on 22nd December with soft play, disco, face painting, kids’ lunch box and a visit from Santa including a present! Suitable for ages 0-10 years. Read more
Watercolours by Darren Woodhead

Watercolours by Darren Woodhead

22nd November 2019 - 15th January 2020
In this exhibition, at the Scottish Ornithologists' Club, Darren Woodhead presents watercolours created over the past two years, inspired by the landscapes and wildlife of East Lothian. Read more
Welcome to the Jingle: Silent Adventures do the Christmas Market!

Welcome to the Jingle: Silent Adventures do the Christmas Market!

16th November 2019 - 4th January 2020
Let Edinburgh’s resident silent disco experience transport you into a Yuletide fantasyland on a new adventure to discover the true spirit of Christmas. Read more
Winter Windows

Winter Windows

16th November 2019 - 26th December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Come and see Edinburgh's 2019 Winter Windows, showcasing the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Cinderella

Cinderella

11th December 2019 - 30th December 2019
Eastwood Park Theatre has announced its official panto for 2019 is set to be Cinderella and the cast from GAMTA are set to deliver show stopping, all-singing, all dancing performances!
Druids of Caledon Public Festival of Yule Ceremony

Druids of Caledon Public Festival of Yule Ceremony

22nd December 2019
Join the Druids of Caledon at Rouken Glen Park for the public festival of Yule - The Winter Solstice on December 22nd!
Elf Academy

Elf Academy

22nd December 2019
Back for its fourth year ERCL's Elf Academy returns! Just drop your kids off and let them enjoy a series of creative and fun activities in this jam-packed session!
Macmillan East Ren Move More

Macmillan East Ren Move More

9th July 2019 - 1st February 2021
Move More is a programme of physical activity, advice and support for people at all stages of the cancer journey, contact the Macmillan East Ren team and find out how to get involved.
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

22nd December 2019
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!

Events in Fife

70 percent +

70 percent +

30th November 2019 - 15th March 2020
Over 70% of our planet’s surface is water and in this exhibition at Kirkcaldy Galleries two artists, Kyra Clegg and Marysia Lachowicz, explore its depths.
Aladdin

Aladdin

10th December 2019 - 28th December 2019
Will good defeat evil? Only one way to find out as the Alhambra Theatre presents the 2019 Christmas Panto 'Aladdin' from 10th to 28th December.
Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

9th November 2019 - 13th March 2020
Blast away those winter blues with a vist to our colourful, family-friendly exhibition in Methil Heritage Centre, where we explore the wonders of the garden.
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Dunfermline

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Dunfermline

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Dunfermline!
Breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Dalgety Bay

Breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Dalgety Bay

30th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Dalgety Bay!
David Mach: Odyssey

David Mach: Odyssey

7th October 2019 - 2nd February 2020
David Mach's latest sculpture is made out of shipping containers, seaworn wood, two huge shipping buoys and 7 tonnes of newspaper! See it at Dunfermline Carnegie Library and Galleries!
Jack And The Beanstalk

Jack And The Beanstalk

7th December 2019 - 4th January 2020
Head into the clouds from December 2019 at the Adam Smith Theatre, with the magical festive pantomime, Jack and The Beanstalk!
Jennie Lee: From Lochgelly to The Lords

Jennie Lee: From Lochgelly to The Lords

6th December 2019 - 6th March 2020
A founder of The Open University, this exhibition at the Lochgelly Centre tells the fascinating story of Jennie Lee’s life, from her childhood in Lochgelly to her final years in the House of Lords.
Lines from Scotland

Lines from Scotland

9th November 2019 - 21st February 2020
The many and varied ways that Scottish artists develop and communicate ideas through drawing and physical acts of mark-making are explored by independent curator Amanda Game.
Mother Goose

Mother Goose

28th November 2019 - 4th January 2020
Get ready for the ultimate egg-stravaganza as the biggest panto story ever takes to the Byre stage in 2019.
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dalgety Bay

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dalgety Bay

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Dalgety Bay for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Dunfermline for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
Scotland from the Sky: Part 2

Scotland from the Sky: Part 2

28th September 2019 - 5th January 2020
Discover Scotland's stunning landscapes from a breath-taking new perspective as Scotland from the Sky, Part 2 returns to Aberdour Castle.

Events in Glasgow

12 Days of COLAB Christmas Market

12 Days of COLAB Christmas Market

11th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
The 12 Days of COLAB Christmas Market will showcase a lovely selection of market traders and COLAB tenants as well as the long standing Savoy Market traders!
A Lad in Maryhill - A Magical Glesga Pantomime!

A Lad in Maryhill - A Magical Glesga Pantomime!

5th December 2019 - 30th December 2019
Join us for the first ever Maryhill Community Panto from West End Festival & Halo Arts this festive season... A Lad in Maryhill - A Magical Glesga Pantomime!
A Very Cuban Christmas With The Cuban Brothers!

A Very Cuban Christmas With The Cuban Brothers!

22nd December 2019
The eccentric four-member soul & funk heroes that are The Cuban Brothers are gracing the stage in BAaD for a sensational Christmas night out down the Barras!
Ali the Magic Elf

Ali the Magic Elf

29th November 2019 - 31st December 2019
Ali the Magic Elf is a fun-filled festive adventure for 3-6year olds and their adults at the Tron Theatre!
An Edwardian Family Christmas

An Edwardian Family Christmas

29th November 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Step back in time and experience an Edwardian-inspired family Christmas at the Hill House, Helensburgh!
Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

22nd December 2019
Art On Scotland invites you to visit their festive market, Art On the Exchange, in Royal Exchange Square!
Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Blochairn Car Boot Sale

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

22nd December 2019
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Milngavie

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Milngavie

30th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Milngavie!
Breakfast with Mrs Claus at Pollok House

Breakfast with Mrs Claus at Pollok House

22nd December 2019
Get ready for some holiday cheer as children have the chance to enjoy a yummy breakfast and special visit with Mrs Claus at Pollok House!
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

22nd December 2019
A family favourite! Come along to the Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow and enjoy Breakfast with Santa this December!
Christmas at Loch Lomond Shores

Christmas at Loch Lomond Shores

22nd December 2019
Loch Lomond Shores is putting the 'fun' back into Christmas with a packed schedule of themed weekends for all the family!
Christmas Family Show

Christmas Family Show

22nd December 2019
The Wild Cabaret Family Christmas Show offers everything you need to keep the whole family entertained this festive season!
Cinderfella

Cinderfella

27th November 2019 - 5th January 2020
Who will the princess pick as her husband? Will Cinderella save her family business? And who would leave a pair of glass trainers behind? Find out when Cinderfella comes to the Tron Theatre!
Compassion in Crisis - The fascinating story of 80 years of Royal Voluntary Service in Glasgow

Compassion in Crisis - The fascinating story of 80 years of Royal Voluntary Service in Glasgow

3rd October 2019 - 31st January 2020
The fascinating story of the volunteers of Royal Voluntary Service in Glasgow is being told at a new exhibition in the community exhibition space at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

22nd December 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

12th January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Dark Escape Room In Aid of RNIB Talking Books

Dark Escape Room In Aid of RNIB Talking Books

1st October 2019 - 31st December 2019
Experience for an hour what it is like to tackle challenges without your sight by taking part in Dark Room at The Riddle Rooms all in aid of RNIB Talking Books!
Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Come to The Clydeside Distillery, immerse yourself in Glasgow history and watch the craftsmen distil pure new make spirit by hand, the time-honoured way on the tour followed by a whisky tasting!
Dixie Whittington: The Hamecoming

Dixie Whittington: The Hamecoming

25th November 2019 - 28th December 2019
Tickets are now on sale for the ever popular A Play, A Pie and A Pint Christmas Panto at Oran Mor, this year's show is Dixie Whittington: The Hamecoming!
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!
Elfingrove

Elfingrove

5th December 2019 - 5th January 2020
The world class team behind GlasGLOW is turning Kelvingrove into Elfingrove, with a spellbinding night time tour of Glasgow's best-loved museum, where the magic of Christmas is brought to life!
Exhibition of Alexander Millar Paintings

Exhibition of Alexander Millar Paintings

17th May 2019 - 31st December 2019
An exhibition of Alexander Millar will be on display in Princes Square showcasing a collection of originals, drawings and limited-edition prints!
Face Painting at the Forge Market

Face Painting at the Forge Market

22nd December 2019
Calling kids of all ages... come along to the Forge Market where Tracy and her highly trained team will be be painting faces every weekend!
Family Fun Weekends

Family Fun Weekends

22nd December 2019
Every weekend at R-CADE we welcome the whole family down for some gaming fun, arts and craft events, tournaments and workshops!
Father Christmas at the Hill House

Father Christmas at the Hill House

22nd December 2019
Bring your little ones along to meet Father Christmas in the kitchen at The Hill House and receive a gift before he returns to his Christmas preparations!
Free Face Painting at St Enochs

Free Face Painting at St Enochs

22nd December 2019
Wee ones can have their faces painted for free every Sunday from Midday to 4pm at the St Enoch Centre food court!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

9th November 2019 - 29th December 2019
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch Square again for 2019 offering a wide selection of festive delights!
Glasgow Distillery Company Pop Up

Glasgow Distillery Company Pop Up

7th November 2019 - 31st December 2019
Just in time for the festive season, Glasgow Distillery Company have opened a pop-up shop in Buchanan Galleries selling a selection of their award winning spirits!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2020
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Guided Meditation... Soft Music & Spoken Word Meditations

Guided Meditation... Soft Music & Spoken Word Meditations

22nd December 2019
Raja Yoga meditation redefines the self as a soul & develops a relationship with God the Supreme Source of purest energy and highest consciousness.
Hire a Guide for a Goose Walk

Hire a Guide for a Goose Walk

1st November 2019 - 31st March 2020
Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond for an exclusive dawn or dusk goose watching experience!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

22nd December 2019
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
IRN-BRU Carnival

IRN-BRU Carnival

20th December 2019 - 12th January 2020
Come along to the Scottish Event Campus for plenty of festive family fun with Christmas favourite, the IRN-BRU Carnival!
itison Drive-In Movies

itison Drive-In Movies

19th December 2019 - 24th December 2019
Scotland's biggest and best Christmas drive-in is BACK as itison Drive-in Movies returns to Loch Lomond Shores for the seventh year in a row!
Jack and The Beanstalk

Jack and The Beanstalk

30th November 2019 - 5th January 2020
For the first time in over 30 years, a mighty beanstalk will burst out of Bath Street as Jack and the Beanstalk returns to the King's Theatre Glasgow!
Jack and The Beanstalk

Jack and The Beanstalk

29th November 2019 - 5th January 2020
Get ready for the climb of your life this Christmas, as The Gaiety Theatre proudly presents their spectacular family pantomime... Jack and The Beanstalk!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum holds delightful daily recitals by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Kids Baking Class: Mince Pies

Kids Baking Class: Mince Pies

7th December 2019 - 7th February 2020
Nothing says 'Christmas' more than the warming scent of mince pies baking in the oven, learn how to make your own from scratch with Bella's Cakes on this class for kids!
Linda McCartney Retrospective

Linda McCartney Retrospective

5th July 2019 - 12th January 2020
A major retrospective of photography by Linda McCartney will be shown in the UK for the first time at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow from 5th July 2019 to 12th January 2020!
Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

30th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
This winter, prepare to make magical memories as Father Christmas arrives at Hamleys Glasgow to spread festive joy to all!
Meet Santa and Holly Christmas

Meet Santa and Holly Christmas

22nd December 2019
Santa Claus is coming to town and he's bringing his friend Holly Christmas to St. Enoch Centre to help spread festive cheer!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

22nd December 2019
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Michael Redmond’s Sunday Service

Michael Redmond’s Sunday Service

22nd December 2019
The Glasgow Stand's popular weekly Sunday show has resident Irish funnyman Michael Redmond at the helm!
Mother Goose Fae Easterhoose

Mother Goose Fae Easterhoose

10th December 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Join us on a madcap adventure for all the family as dear old Mother Goose, a hardworking, no nonsense mum from Easterhouse, is taken on a wild ride!
Mrs Claus at Pollok House

Mrs Claus at Pollok House

1st December 2019 - 24th December 2019
Enjoy a truly magical family Christmas experience when you bring the children to meet the award-winning Mrs Claus at Pollok House!
Panto-Crime! A Festive Afternoon Tea Murder Mystery

Panto-Crime! A Festive Afternoon Tea Murder Mystery

22nd December 2019
"Look Out, They're Behind You!" Whodunnit Events invites your to a festive murder mystery that's fun for all the family at Number 10 Hotel!
Party Nights With The George Bowie Experience

Party Nights With The George Bowie Experience

22nd December 2019
This festive season, George Bowie will once more electrify Hilton Glasgow's Ballroom with his GBX anthems – this year for 90 spectacular minutes!
Pay & Play

Pay & Play

22nd December 2019
Looking for something to do? Weather is maybe keeping you indoors? Don't want to travel far? Escape the cabin fever and come along to The Cafe Hub for their weekly Pay & Play session!
Pinocchio

Pinocchio

7th December 2019 - 4th January 2020
The much loved children's classic Pinocchio comes to life this Christmas at Tramway courtesy of the Citizens Theatre and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland!
Platform at Argyle St Arches

Platform at Argyle St Arches

22nd December 2019
Ten of Scotland’s best independent street food traders vendors set up stall every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, within the newly refurbished Argyle Street Arches!
Pokemon Club

Pokemon Club

22nd December 2019
R-CADE, Glasgow's favourite Retro Video Game Arcade and Japanese Cafe, hold a regular Pokemon Club... come play, trade or battle!
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities provides group activities for adults with learning disabilities in the north west and south areas of Glasgow.
Rabbie’s: Tours from Glasgow

Rabbie’s: Tours from Glasgow

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Make Glasgow your base for a trip to Scotland and combine this pioneering city with the best of the Highlands on a tour with Rabbie's!
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Milngavie for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

22nd December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
SENSEcity Walking Tour

SENSEcity Walking Tour

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
SENSEcity is a self-guided walking tour around Glasgow, which uncovers the hidden stories from all around Merchant City and much more!
Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

7th September 2019 - 6th September 2020
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland offer a selection of over 80 weekly and short study courses for children, young people and adults... never too early, never too late!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

22nd December 2019
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

14th December 2019 - 31st December 2019
For the first time ever, the SEC Armadillo's annual pantomime will be the magical tale 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs'!
Sweeney’s Quiz Night

Sweeney’s Quiz Night

22nd December 2019
Come down to Sweeney's on the Park on a Sunday night for their weekly quiz with a cash jackpot!
SYT Festive Happening

SYT Festive Happening

22nd December 2019
Join SYT Studios for their inaugural Festive Happening - three weekends of interactive family workshops, music, markets and celebrations!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2019
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
The Art of Scottish Glass: 40 Years of the Scottish Glass Society

The Art of Scottish Glass: 40 Years of the Scottish Glass Society

21st November 2019 - 22nd December 2019
The Scottish Glass Society brings their exhibition, The Art of Scottish Glass, to The Lighthouse as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations!
The Magical Adventures Of Pinocchio

The Magical Adventures Of Pinocchio

28th November 2019 - 12th January 2020
Classic family pantomime, The Magical Adventures Of Pinocchio, comes to the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow this festive season featuring an all star cast!
The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

22nd December 2019 - 24th December 2019
This festive season, don't miss a unique showing of Tim Burton's classic animated film, A Nightmare Before Christmas at Glasgow Science Centre's Planetarium!
The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

30th November 2019 - 4th January 2020
This Christmas, InsideOut Productions are bringing another of their HILARIOUS, SMASH HIT family pantomimes to Websters Theatre, Glasgow!
We Will Rock You

We Will Rock You

9th December 2019 - 28th December 2019
The worldwide smash hit musical by Queen and Ben Elton returns to the UK! Don't miss We Will Rock You when it comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in December 2019!
WEST Brewery Tour

WEST Brewery Tour

22nd December 2019
WEST Brewery tours are a great way to hear all about their story, see where it all began and, MOST IMPORTANTLY, sample some products along the way!
Winter Solstice Gathering - Rebirthing into Light

Winter Solstice Gathering - Rebirthing into Light

22nd December 2019
Join Raj Adesh Kaur for a heartwarming afternoon of mantra, meditation and deep relaxation accompanied by healing vibrations of Symphonic gong!

Events in Lanarkshire

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

17th November 2019 - 5th January 2020
Tickets are now on sale for Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre's Christmas pantomime, Beauty and the Beast!
Breakfast With Santa

Breakfast With Santa

22nd December 2019
Bring the kids along for Red Burn Farm Dining & Carvery's magical Breakfast with Santa mornings every Saturday and Sunday during December!
Breakfast With Santa

Breakfast With Santa

22nd December 2019
Santa is taking a short break from preparing all your presents in the North Pole so that he can join you and your little ones for an extra special breakfast at Toby Carvery Strathclyde Park!
Broadlees Golf Christmas Grotto

Broadlees Golf Christmas Grotto

22nd December 2019
Wrap up warm and join Broadlees Golf on a magical journey into a festive world when their popular Christmas Grotto returns!
Christmas at New Lanark

Christmas at New Lanark

22nd December 2019
Enjoy a magical family day out this Christmas at New Lanark, take a magical journey on The Spirit of Christmas Ride, visit Santa's Grotto or catch 'Wee Red Fae The Woods' this year's festive panto!
Christmas Crooners

Christmas Crooners

22nd December 2019
Guaranteed to get you in the festive mood, come and sing along to great songs from Christmas past with the Christmas Crooners at Motherwell Concert Hall on Sunday 22nd December!
Christmas Makers Markets

Christmas Makers Markets

22nd December 2019
Artists, makers, and designers will bring a huge variety of products for sale to the stunning setting of New Lanark World Heritage Site for the Christmas Makers Markets!
Cinderella

Cinderella

4th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Studio32 return to the Arts Centre with the fairy godmother of all pantomimes... Cinderella, packed full of action, comedy, romance and songs you'll be humming all the way home!
Cinderella

Cinderella

29th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Cumbernauld Theatre presents the biggest and best story of them all for Christmas 2019, the magical story of Cinderella!
Father Christmas at Summerlee

Father Christmas at Summerlee

22nd December 2019
Father Christmas is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit to Summerlee Museum every Saturday and Sunday throughout December plus Christmas Eve!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2019
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regualr health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock

Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock

19th December 2019 - 29th December 2019
From the producers that brought you last year's hit panto, Snow White and the Seven Wee Muppets, Insideout Theatre Productions proudly presents Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock at EK Village Theatre!
M&D’s On Ice

M&D’s On Ice

23rd November 2019 - 5th January 2020
Enjoy the perfect festive day out at M&D's... skate day and night with family and friends at Scotland’s most magical ice rink!
M&Ds Santas Magical Wonderland

M&Ds Santas Magical Wonderland

23rd November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Santas Magical Wonderland returns to M&Ds Theme Park for 2019 - it's festive fun for all the family!
Makes Mini Market

Makes Mini Market

22nd December 2019
Makes Mini Market is a monthly Artisan makers market, showcasing a variety of local Scottish artisan makers, at Eddlewood Public Hall in Hamilton!
Santa Is Coming

Santa Is Coming

21st December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Santa is Coming! Join the team at Rocca for a festive magic show and meet & greet with Santa, FREE OF CHARGE to all Rocca customers!
Santa’s Reindeer Parade & Grotto

Santa’s Reindeer Parade & Grotto

16th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Accompanied by his helpful elves, Father Christmas will swoosh into EK, East Kilbride on his sleigh on Saturday 16th November!
Snow Stories for Wee Ones

Snow Stories for Wee Ones

23rd November 2019 - 1st February 2020
Snow has fallen and there's a magical world for young children to discover this winter at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!
There’s A Mouse In The House

There’s A Mouse In The House

5th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Come in out of the cold this winter and join Cumbernauld Theatre for a fantastic new Christmas adventure for under 5s in their cosy studio theatre!
Weekly Karaoke

Weekly Karaoke

22nd December 2019
Get your Karaoke fix on Sunday evenings at the ML3 Bar in Hamilton!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Christmas at The Glynhill

Christmas at The Glynhill

23rd November 2019 - 4th January 2020
Christmas starts early at The Glynhill Hotel with their Men of Motown Party Night on the 23rd November and continuing through to the 2nd January with their New Year celebrations.
Christmas Brick-tacular - Lochwinnoch

Christmas Brick-tacular - Lochwinnoch

22nd December 2019
Calling all LEGO fans! Join Bricks 4 Kidz over the holidays for their 'Christmas Brick-tacular' Workshop at Lochbarr Services, Lochwinnoch!
Community Carol Service

Community Carol Service

22nd December 2019
Join Renfrew Christian Fellowship for an evening of celebration and joy singing Christmas Carols on Sunday 22nd December!
Little Elves Crafternoon Tea

Little Elves Crafternoon Tea

22nd December 2019
Join the Three Sisters Bake team of Elves for some festive baking, crafts and an amazing festive afternoon tea this December!
Little Elves Storytime Brunch

Little Elves Storytime Brunch

22nd December 2019
Join the team of Elves at the Three Sisters Bake for some festive storytelling, Christmas crafts and an amazing three tier bakery brunch!
Paisley First WinterFest

Paisley First WinterFest

23rd November 2019 - 30th December 2019
Paisley First's five week Christmas spectacular, WinterFest is returning to the streets of Paisley town centre this festive season!
Public Skating at intu Braehead

Public Skating at intu Braehead

9th November 2019 - 1st April 2020
The festive season is just around the corner and what better way to welcome winter than ice skating at intu Braehead!
Santa and the Snow

Santa and the Snow

16th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Back for another White Christmas, Santa And The Snow will take your child on a journey through Elf School, Santa’s Workshop, Meeting Santa himself and a custom built Snow Play Area!
The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

27th November 2019 - 31st December 2019
With a whole host of hilarious characters, fantastic original music, and the liveliest, most energetic chorus of young actors you don't want to miss PACE Youth Theatre's pantomime The Snow Queen!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

20th December 2019 - 22nd December 2019
Join critically acclaimed theatre company Chapterhouse as Scrooge’s frozen heart begins to melt and he finally embraces the festive spirit in this most Christmassy of Christmas tales.
A Nation of Stone

A Nation of Stone

7th September 2019 - 28th February 2020
Discover the all the diverse skills and expertise it takes to conserve our nation of stone at this exhibition in The Engine Shed!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Stirling

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Stirling

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Stirling!
Christmas Lunch at Stirling Castle

Christmas Lunch at Stirling Castle

13th December 2019 - 23rd December 2019
Dine in the intimate Green Room of Stirling Castle and add a little festive magic to your Christmas lunch.
Festive Afternoon Tea with Live Entertainment

Festive Afternoon Tea with Live Entertainment

22nd December 2019
Enjoy a fabulously festive afternoon with a glass of bubbly on arrival, festive afternoon tea and live entertain at Inglewood House and Spa this December!
Handmade Exhibition

Handmade Exhibition

20th November 2019 - 5th January 2020
Explore our annual Christmas sale of arts and crafts made in Scotland at Macrobert Arts Centre, back for a fifth year, and maybe pick up a Christmas gift or two!
Little Elves Crafternoon Tea

Little Elves Crafternoon Tea

22nd December 2019
Join the Three Sisters Bake team of Elves for some festive baking, crafts and an amazing festive afternoon tea this December!
Little Elves Crafty Brunch

Little Elves Crafty Brunch

22nd December 2019
Join the Three Sisters Bake team of Elves for a lovely Christmas experience which combines kids festive baking, crafts and their amazing festive Three Tier Bakery Brunch!
Panto: Fizzgig Theatre presents Sleeping Beauty

Panto: Fizzgig Theatre presents Sleeping Beauty

30th November 2019 - 30th December 2019
The famous story of a beautiful Princess who falls under the evil Red Fairy’s wicked spell is brought to Mugdock Country Park as Fizzgig Theatre presents Sleeping Beauty!
Rapunzel: A Hair Braiding Adventure

Rapunzel: A Hair Braiding Adventure

22nd November 2019 - 31st December 2019
Get ready to boo, hiss and singalong at another Macrobert Panto Extravaganza – written by, directed by and starring the fabulous Johnny McKnight!
Real Christmas Trees at the Lodge Forest Visitor Centres

Real Christmas Trees at the Lodge Forest Visitor Centres

30th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Come and buy a real Christmas tree at The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre, pick up a festive trail quiz and discover what Quercus and friends are doing for Christmas on our waterfall trail.
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

24th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Stirling for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
Santa’s Sleigh Light Keeper

Santa’s Sleigh Light Keeper

26th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Join us at Macrobert Arts Centre for a fun-filled, interactive adventure in this festive show for wee ones and their grown-ups!
Santa’s Woodland Experience

Santa’s Woodland Experience

30th November 2019 - 24th December 2019
Santa's Woodland Experience returns to our woodland at North Ballochruin from 30th November until Christmas Eve 2019.
Scotland through a Lens

Scotland through a Lens

15th October 2019 - 9th January 2020
Presenting photography from the archive, this exhibition at Stirling Castle explores life in 19th century Scotland.
Stirling Reindeer Trail

Stirling Reindeer Trail

14th November 2019 - 3rd January 2020
A herd of colourful reindeer designed by local schoolchildren have flown into Stirling again this year. Pick up a map, complete with clues and find all 20 reindeer for a chance to win an iPad!

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Castle of Light
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’!
Coca Cola Christmas Truck Tour Edinburgh
Holidays are coming... come and get your photo taken with the iconic Coca Cola Christmas Truck when it visits Fort Kinnaird, Edinburgh on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th November 2019!
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens
The Christmas Market will once again return to East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Christmas at the Botanics 2019
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!
Catch-22
Taking place in a recreation of the nose cone of a B-25 Mitchell bomber, Heller’s satirical war classic will be performed by Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group at The Biscuit Factory in November!

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