Events in Fife on 18 December 2021

View all the upcoming events in Fife on the 18 December 2021 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Fife

Art-tastic

Art-tastic

22nd June 2021 - 31st December 2021

Come along to our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition to explore the stories hidden within some of our fantastic paintings.
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BGCP Comic and Toy Market Tour: Kirkcaldy

BGCP Comic and Toy Market Tour: Kirkcaldy

18th December 2021

The BGCP is back for 2021 but on a smaller socially distanced scale! Don't miss them when they bring their Comic and Toy Market Tour to the Mercat Shopping Centre, Kirkcaldy!
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Cinderella Pantomime

Cinderella Pantomime

15th December 2021 - 27th December 2021

The Alhambra Theatre presents the Christmas Panto 'Cinderella' from 15th to 27th December 2021.
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Cinderella: Panto 2021 - POSTPONED

Cinderella: Panto 2021 - POSTPONED

4th December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Polish your pumpkins, dust off your gowns and grab your glass slippers as the Christmas 2021 pantomime Cinderella, is coming to Rothes Halls!
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Cupar Farmers Market

Cupar Farmers Market

Selected dates between 20th February 2021 - 17th December 2022
Cupar

Get along to Cupar Farmers Market, offering a great range of produce, on the third Saturday of every month!
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Dunfermline Abbey Carol Marathon

Dunfermline Abbey Carol Marathon

18th December 2021

Put the stresses and strains of Christmas preparations behind you by heading down to Dunfermline’s magnificent Abbey for an entire day of non-stop carols!
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Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers

Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers

26th April 2021 - 31st December 2021

Let us take you on an epic adventure! Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers to discover exotic lands and fantastic voyages through our hands-on, family friendly exhibition!
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Forgan’s Weekend Ceilidh

Forgan’s Weekend Ceilidh

12th November 2021 - 12th February 2022

Come along to Forgan’s Weekend Ceilidh is back every Friday and Saturday night from 10.30pm!
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It’s A Wonderful Life

It’s A Wonderful Life

14th December 2021 - 21st December 2021

Christmas wouldn’t be complete without watching It’s A Wonderful Life. It's the ultimate seasonal feel-good film and it's screening at The Byre Theatre this December!
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Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

2nd December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Join Dame Nellie Numpty and her useless son, Jack, for a traditional family panto, full of magic, laughter and excitement this Christmas!
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Joy and Creativity – 60 Years of Kirkcaldy Art Club

Joy and Creativity – 60 Years of Kirkcaldy Art Club

20th November 2021 - 23rd January 2022

Come along and join in the celebrations and enjoy the wide variety of art and craft created by the members – from greetings cards and prints, to paintings, ceramics, glass and much more!
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Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart

Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart

Selected dates between 16th June 2021 - 29th December 2021
Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart, indoor and outdoor every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday... all welcome!
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Laurel Bank Hotel Artisan Market

Laurel Bank Hotel Artisan Market

Selected dates between 1st August 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Laurel Bank Hotel Artisan Market in Markinch, near Glenrothes, is held on the third Saturday of each month!
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Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs - Mental Health Drop In

Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs - Mental Health Drop In

19th November 2021 - 16th December 2022

Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs have started mental health drop in sessions every Friday at Crosshill Business Centre, Lochgelly.
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Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs Kids Club

Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs Kids Club

20th November 2021 - 17th December 2022

The Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs Saturday Kids Club is for families to have a safe environment to have some fun, so why not pop in and say hello!
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Sanctuary

Sanctuary

21st November 2021 - 28th February 2022
Newburgh

'Sanctuary', Sun Gallery's inaugural winter exhibition under new ownership, is a beautifully balanced mix of established & emerging talented artists in their own right.
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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

25th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Santa really is coming to town! Enjoy an extra magical experience this year when Santa comes to the Kingsgate Shopping Centre.
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Santa Grotto at the Stables

Santa Grotto at the Stables

Selected dates between 18th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Add a little extra magic to your family day out on Falkland Estate with a visit to Santa in his Christmas grotto!
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Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Dunfermline

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Dunfermline

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

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!
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Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Dunfermline for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
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Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2020 Winners’ Exhibition

Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2020 Winners’ Exhibition

17th November 2021 - 8th January 2022

The Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2020 Winners’ Exhibition is on tour in 2021/2022 and you can see it at FifeSpace Gallery, Rothes Halls until 8th January!
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The Magic of Christmas

The Magic of Christmas

4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

The Magic of Christmas at Carnegie Hall is a collaborative event with Pitlochry Festival Theatre and is brimming with story, music and surprise!
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The McDougalls in Toyland: A Magical Christmas Adventure

The McDougalls in Toyland: A Magical Christmas Adventure

18th December 2021

All aboard the Toyland express and join everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, for five star festive family fun at The Vine Conference Centre!
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The Skids & Big Country

The Skids & Big Country

18th December 2021

Don't miss this one off evening with full electric performances from The Skids and Big Country at Pittencreiff Park Dunfermline on December 18th!
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The Travelling Cranberries Christmas Show

The Travelling Cranberries Christmas Show

1st December 2021 - 19th December 2021
Various Locations Fife

In December, The Travelling Cranberries will be travelling around Fife in their festive bus, bringing a FREE pop-up Christmas show to you and your local community.
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Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021
Online Event

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.
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Ya Wee Sleeping Beauty

Ya Wee Sleeping Beauty

1st December 2021 - 16th January 2022

The Kings present Kirkcaldy's brand new Christmas Show "Ya Wee Sleeping Beauty" a brand new, sparklingly magical fun filled show for the whole family!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Believe

Believe

18th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Believe is an outdoor theatre performance aimed at children and their grown – ups... do you believe in Fairies? If you believe then join us and clap your hands!

Find out about Believe on What's On East Renfrewshire
Christmas Party Nights at the Redhurst Hotel

Christmas Party Nights at the Redhurst Hotel

Selected dates between 26th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

Whether you're celebrating with friends, booking your work party, or fancy a night out with the other half - the Redhurst Hotel have got an events calendar packed full of ultimate party nights!

Find out about Christmas Party Nights at the Redhurst Hotel on What's On East Renfrewshire
Dalmeny Park Hotel Christmas Party Nights

Dalmeny Park Hotel Christmas Party Nights

Selected dates between 3rd December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Kick start your holiday season in style with friends, family or colleagues at one of Dalmeny Park House Hotel's fabulous Christmas Party Nights this December!

Find out about Dalmeny Park Hotel Christmas Party Nights on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

3rd August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
Flying Workshops

Flying Workshops

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

In celebration of ERCL's pantomime Peter Pan coming to Eastwood Park Theatre this Christmas, join them for their participatory Flying Workshops at Barrhead Foundry throughout December!

Find out about Flying Workshops on What's On East Renfrewshire
Netherlee Living Advent

Netherlee Living Advent

1st December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Netherlee's Living Advent Calendar is set to create some festive magic for everyone to enjoy in the countdown to Christmas, bringing the community closer together!

Find out about Netherlee Living Advent on What's On East Renfrewshire
Peter Pan

Peter Pan

26th November 2021 - 30th December 2021

You'll be taken on a magical journey back to Neverland with Peter Pan when traditional Scottish Pantomime returns to Eastwood Park Theatre this festive season!

Find out about Peter Pan on What's On East Renfrewshire
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Christmas magic for all the family awaits when Santa visits The Orchard Park in Giffnock this December!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto on What's On East Renfrewshire
The OP Winter Garden

The OP Winter Garden

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Celebrate all things festive with a visit to the Orchard Park's Winter Garden and enjoy screenings of Christmas movies, mulled wine, pretzels, cookies & hot dogs!

Find out about The OP Winter Garden on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

1:1 Textile Printing Session

1:1 Textile Printing Session

16th June 2021 - 31st December 2021

Perfect for creatives looking to materialise a project, students wishing to expand their portfolio, beginners for gaining knowledge or anyone wanting to try learn something different!

Find out about 1:1 Textile Printing Session on What's On Edinburgh
A Candlelit Christmas Concert

A Candlelit Christmas Concert

18th December 2021

Join Octavoce, the award winning acappella group, for an hour of Christmas classics to Christmas crackers in the atmospheric setting of St Vincent's Chapel on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about A Candlelit Christmas Concert on What's On Edinburgh
A Walk in a Walled Garden

A Walk in a Walled Garden

17th October 2021 - 5th June 2022

Enjoy a visit to Granton Castle Walled Garden! It's open to visitors for a couple of hours every Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

Find out about A Walk in a Walled Garden on What's On Edinburgh
acting balance(d): Spilt Milk Members Show ’21

acting balance(d): Spilt Milk Members Show ’21

25th November 2021 - 31st December 2021

Spilt Milk Gallery is delighted to announce that this year’s edition of the annual members show is now live to view on the website!

Find out about acting balance(d): Spilt Milk Members Show ’21 on What's On Edinburgh
Air and Space Exhibition

Air and Space Exhibition

28th February 2021 - 31st December 2021

Air and Space is an online exhibition of recent paintings from artist Jill Ashforth featuring the beautiful collection Air and Space and her lyrical video poem Joy with the music of Max Richter.

Find out about Air and Space Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Bairns in the Wood

Bairns in the Wood

3rd December 2021 - 28th December 2021

Join us at Howden Park Centre for another Christmas cracker of a pantomime - Bairns in the Wood!

Find out about Bairns in the Wood on What's On Edinburgh
Beecraigs Festive Forest

Beecraigs Festive Forest

3rd December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Beecraigs Festive Forest is back for 2021. Even bigger, brighter, longer and more spectacular!

Find out about Beecraigs Festive Forest on What's On Edinburgh
Big Big Christmas Parties

Big Big Christmas Parties

3rd December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Are you ready for the best Christmas party nights in town? Then come along to the O2 Academy Edinburgh this December!

Find out about Big Big Christmas Parties on What's On Edinburgh
Breakfast with Santa at IKEA Edinburgh

Breakfast with Santa at IKEA Edinburgh

4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Ho! Ho! Ho! This festive season we invite you to join Santa at IKEA Edinburgh for a festive breakfast for the whole family!

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Cab-arette Showtour

Cab-arette Showtour

1st October 2021 - 30th November 2022

A unique comedy musical Showtour in a taxi. Be driven around Edinburgh, whilst entertained by Lola and her variety of characters!

Find out about Cab-arette Showtour on What's On Edinburgh
Cards for Good Causes

Cards for Good Causes

20th October 2021 - 18th December 2021

The pop up shop for Cards for Good Causes, the U.K.’s largest charity Christmas card retailer, is now open at St John's Episcopal Church, Princes Street, Edinburgh.

Find out about Cards for Good Causes on What's On Edinburgh
Carmen

Carmen

17th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

This Christmas, Bird&Carrot and the Pleasance are delighted to present 'Carmen', one of the most popular operas ever written.

Find out about Carmen on What's On Edinburgh
Castle Of Light

Castle Of Light

19th November 2021 - 9th January 2022

Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’ once again!

Find out about Castle Of Light on What's On Edinburgh
Castle Street Christmas Market

Castle Street Christmas Market

26th November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Castle Street Christmas Market returns in 2021, providing everyone with something special to buy and enjoy. Not to be missed!

Find out about Castle Street Christmas Market on What's On Edinburgh
China: Through the Lens of John Thomson

China: Through the Lens of John Thomson

30th September 2021 - 22nd March 2022

The first Edinburgh exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in China is on display at the James Watt Centre, Heriot Watt University.

Find out about China: Through the Lens of John Thomson on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas @ The Anatomist Escape Room

Christmas @ The Anatomist Escape Room

22nd November 2021 - 9th January 2022

Looking for festive fun that's a little different? Gather your team of family, friends or colleagues and head along to Edinburgh's historical escape room!

Find out about Christmas @ The Anatomist Escape Room on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas at the Botanics

Christmas at the Botanics

25th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience when it returns to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh!

Find out about Christmas at the Botanics on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas at the Palace: Family trail

Christmas at the Palace: Family trail

6th December 2021 - 3rd January 2022

This December explore The Palace of Holyroodhouse with the help of Holly and Rudy and a special Christmas trail!

Find out about Christmas at the Palace: Family trail on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Cocktail Masterclass

Christmas Cocktail Masterclass

18th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Raise The Bar Glasgow are bringing their Christmas Cocktail Masterclasses to Bonnie & Wild's beautiful Tryst Bar over the weekend of 18th and 19th December!

Find out about Christmas Cocktail Masterclass on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Dinner

Christmas Dinner

6th December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

The Lyceum joins forces with Catherine Wheels Theatre Company to bring the magic of Christmas back to The Lyceum in Christmas Dinner!

Find out about Christmas Dinner on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

20th November 2021 - 4th January 2022

The Christmas Market returns to East Princes St Gardens in 2021 for a whole host of bespoke products, gifts and tasty treats!

Find out about Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Old and New  - Greenbank Parish Church

Christmas Old and New - Greenbank Parish Church

18th December 2021

The Scottish Chamber Choir returns to live performance under direction of Iain McLarty with a Christmas concert of beautiful a cappella music in Greenbank Parish Church Edinburgh.

Find out about Christmas Old and New - Greenbank Parish Church on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Party Nights at Prestonfield House

Christmas Party Nights at Prestonfield House

3rd December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Immerse yourself in Prestonfield’s Winter Wonderland party nights on selected dates in December.

Find out about Christmas Party Nights at Prestonfield House on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Search Party Edinburgh

Christmas Search Party Edinburgh

6th December 2021 - 9th January 2022

Search Party Edinburgh is back for Christmas 2021! Wrap up warm, grab your fellow elves and head out into the magical streets of Edinburgh for an extra Christmassy, snowcially-distanced treasure hunt!

Find out about Christmas Search Party Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Cityscape Photography Class

Cityscape Photography Class

1st November 2021 - 1st January 2022

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!

Find out about Cityscape Photography Class on What's On Edinburgh
Comedy Nights at Buzz Bingo Meadowbank

Comedy Nights at Buzz Bingo Meadowbank

Selected dates between 20th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

Get your giggle on and join us at Buzz Bingo for an evening in with some of the UK’s top comedy talent!

Find out about Comedy Nights at Buzz Bingo Meadowbank on What's On Edinburgh
Conifox’s Christmas Experience

Conifox’s Christmas Experience

26th November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Conifox Adventure Park's sell-out Christmas Experience returns in 2021 bigger and better than ever for children and adults of all ages to enjoy.

Find out about Conifox’s Christmas Experience on What's On Edinburgh
Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

1st September 2021 - 31st March 2022

Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Dalmahoy Festive Cocktail Making Evening

Dalmahoy Festive Cocktail Making Evening

18th December 2021

Join us at Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club on Saturday 18th December for a fun-filled night of festive cocktails and canapes with friends!

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Discover Edinburgh’s Gruesome History

Discover Edinburgh’s Gruesome History

16th October 2021 - 31st January 2022

Do you want to explore Edinburgh's top sights in one evening AND discover gruesome secrets about the city that Scotland would rather keep hidden? Well then, this is the tour for your!

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Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market

Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market

Selected dates between 10th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market is open but with strict rules and guidelines. Come and join us for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!

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Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

Selected dates between 6th February 2021 - 18th December 2021

Experience Edinburgh's original Farmers' Market at Castle Terrace every Saturday from 9am - 2pm!

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Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

1st December 2021 - 1st December 2022

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh Old Town for your Personal PhotoShoot Experience! It's perfect for couples, families and solo travelers alike.

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Edinburgh Valmiki Balagokulam Shaka

Edinburgh Valmiki Balagokulam Shaka

Selected dates between 9th January 2021 - 18th December 2021

Namaste All....! Join us online for the Edinburgh Valmiki Balagokulam Shaka each Saturday!

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Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

19th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Make your evenings merry and bright this festive season with a magical journey through Edinburgh Zoo!

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Ellie Harrison: Early Warning Signs

Ellie Harrison: Early Warning Signs

1st June 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is hosting one of artist Ellie Harrison’s four Early Warning Signs.

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Escape the Past: The Anatomist

Escape the Past: The Anatomist

1st November 2021 - 31st December 2022

Descend into a world of grave robbery, mystery and malpractice as you embark on a thrilling adventure into Edinburgh’s dark past.

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Festive Brass with Whitburn Band

Festive Brass with Whitburn Band

18th December 2021

Enjoy a sparkling evening of Christmas music from the Whitburn Band, one of Europe’s premier brass bands!

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Festive Cabaret Nights

Festive Cabaret Nights

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Enjoy wondrous entertainment and sumptuous food at our festive cabaret celebration this Christmas at the Apex Grassmarket Hotel in Edinburgh.

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Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

22nd October 2021 - 2nd September 2022

It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with DJ Josh Scott!

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Five Sisters Zoo Christmas Illuminations

Five Sisters Zoo Christmas Illuminations

1st December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Our ever-popular Christmas Zoo illuminations will return on selected dates this December from 5pm – 9pm.

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Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Selected dates between 30th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!

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Georgian Concert Society presents Bach Players

Georgian Concert Society presents Bach Players

18th December 2021

On their final tour after 25 years of recreating baroque music on period instruments, the Bach Players perform Bach’s masterpiece A Musical Offering and music by his friend Buxtehude.

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Georgian House Santa Experience

Georgian House Santa Experience

11th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit The Georgian House this Christmas. Tell him your Christmas wishes and receive a special gift just for you.

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Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

Selected dates between 11th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.

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Green Wreaths

Green Wreaths

18th December 2021

Always the highlight of the season, make not one but 2 stunning natural wreaths to decorate your home using Lauriston Castle greenery and a host of beautiful embellishments.

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Hannah Mooney: Into the Landscape

Hannah Mooney: Into the Landscape

2nd December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Award-winning Irish artist Hannah Mooney's new oil paintings, displayed as part of Into the Landscape at The Scottish Gallery, evoke light, darkness, depth, transience and drama!

Find out about Hannah Mooney: Into the Landscape on What's On Edinburgh
Hansel and Gretel 2021

Hansel and Gretel 2021

7th December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Christmas wouldn't be the same without a trip to The Brunton for their fabulous traditional panto and this year it's Hansel and Gretel!

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Headlock Vintage Clothing Sale

Headlock Vintage Clothing Sale

18th December 2021

Headlock Vintage is holding a vintage clothing sale at St Columba's by the Castle on Saturday 28th December.

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Highlight - Sculptures and Drawings by Richard Goldsworthy

Highlight - Sculptures and Drawings by Richard Goldsworthy

4th December 2021 - 24th January 2022

An exhibition of sculptures and drawings by emerging, RSA/Wasps award winning, artist Richard Goldsworthy is on now at Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh!

In the Bleak Midwinter - Exhibition

In the Bleak Midwinter - Exhibition

3rd December 2021 - 3rd February 2022

Baskwell Arts second exhibition is embracing the cold with full force! In the Bleak Midwinter is on until 3rd February 2022 at 18 Spey Street Lane, Leith.

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Incoming: New Acquisitions at the City Art Centre

Incoming: New Acquisitions at the City Art Centre

19th September 2021 - 31st May 2022

Incoming: New Acquisitions at the City Art Centre presents a selection of paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture acquired within the last ten years.

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Inspiring Walter Scott

Inspiring Walter Scott

6th August 2021 - 9th January 2022

On the 250th anniversary of Sir Walter Scott's birth, experience his novels through objects that inspired him.

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Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

3rd December 2021 - 30th December 2021

Join the Cast of Jack and Beanstalk at the Reconnect Regal Theatre for a family adventure that’s got its head in the clouds!!

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Joey Simons ‘The fearful part of it was the absence’

Joey Simons ‘The fearful part of it was the absence’

4th December 2021 - 13th March 2022

'The fearful part of it was the absence' is an exhibition by writer Joey Simons which investigates the periodic eruption and absence of rioting in Glasgow, and its effect on the shape of the city.

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King’s Panto: Sleeping Beauty

King’s Panto: Sleeping Beauty

27th November 2021 - 16th January 2022

Rise and shine, it's the pantomime of your dreams, as Sleeping Beauty comes to the King's Theatre!

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Leith Market

Leith Market

Selected dates between 9th January 2021 - 18th December 2021

Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith!

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Light Night Installation

Light Night Installation

20th November 2021 - 4th January 2022

This year Edinburgh’s Christmas will be working with Edinburgh-based artist Hannah Ayre to produce a contemporary art installation, which will illuminate the Mound with cascading geometric snowflake

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Making Nuno: Visionary Japanese Textiles by Sudō Reiko

Making Nuno: Visionary Japanese Textiles by Sudō Reiko

17th September 2021 - 8th January 2022

This autumn, world-renowned tapestry studio Dovecot brings the work of internationally acclaimed Japanese textile designer Sudō Reiko to Scotland with an innovative exhibition.

Find out about Making Nuno: Visionary Japanese Textiles by Sudō Reiko on What's On Edinburgh
Mary, Queen of Scots at Christmas

Mary, Queen of Scots at Christmas

18th December 2021

Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.

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Meet our Christmas Drag Performers!

Meet our Christmas Drag Performers!

Selected dates between 3rd December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Meet our Christmas Drag Performers! Join us and our dashing drag artists at Apex Grassmarket for an unforgettable night of jingling and mingling!

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Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club

Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club

14th November 2021 - 31st December 2021

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!

Find out about Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club on What's On Edinburgh
Nature Works - An exhibition of Artist Books on the theme of climate change

Nature Works - An exhibition of Artist Books on the theme of climate change

3rd December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Nature Works features a broad selection of artist books on the theme of climate change and is showing at Upright Gallery from 3rd December.

Newhailes Market

Newhailes Market

Selected dates between 18th September 2021 - 19th December 2021

Come along to Newhailes monthly market where you'll find a fine selection of handmade goods; from jams and chutneys to pies and candles!

Find out about Newhailes Market on What's On Edinburgh
Ocean Terminal Christmas Market

Ocean Terminal Christmas Market

6th November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Ocean Terminal Christmas Market is taking place every weekend through November and over four day periods in December.

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Overcoming Loneliness, Meditation Course

Overcoming Loneliness, Meditation Course

18th December 2021

Join Buddhist nun, Gen Kelsang Wangmo, as she guides you through meditations and gives practical advice to overcome loneliness in daily life.

Find out about Overcoming Loneliness, Meditation Course on What's On Edinburgh
Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

3rd May 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Surgeons Hall Museums popular Potted Pathology collection in now available to enjoy at your leisure as a complete series!

Find out about Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection on What's On Edinburgh
Public Reading: A Christmas Carol @ The Georgian House

Public Reading: A Christmas Carol @ The Georgian House

18th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join us in the Georgian House's festively decorated Drawing Room for a hot drink and a Victorian sweet treats before listening to Dickens’ famous ghost story.

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Quiet Advent

Quiet Advent

29th November 2021 - 20th December 2021

Every Monday in Advent at 3pm, St Columba’s by the Castle offers the opportunity to de-stress from the busyness of the pre-festive period with 20 minutes of quiet reflection by candlelight.

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Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

26th April 2021 - 20th February 2022

This exhibition is in collaboration with the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation to celebrate what would have been film special effects superstar Ray Harryhausen's 100th birthday year.

Find out about Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema on What's On Edinburgh
Reflections, The Light and Life of John Henry Lorimer

Reflections, The Light and Life of John Henry Lorimer

6th November 2021 - 20th March 2022

This exhibition at the City Art Centre will explore John Henry Lorimer’s art through five key themes: light, identity, family, femininity and home.

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Rejoin, Rewind, Restart

Rejoin, Rewind, Restart

17th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Forth Children’s Theatre is back. Join us for a celebration of the return to theatre at our special show, REJOIN, REWIND, RESTART’ at Edinburgh Tabernacle on 17th & 18th December!

Find out about Rejoin, Rewind, Restart on What's On Edinburgh
Remarkable Sights from Arthur’s Seat

Remarkable Sights from Arthur’s Seat

16th October 2021 - 10th April 2022

Get out of the hustle-and-bustle of Edinburgh for a day as you take in stunning views of the city from Arthur's Seat and discover Edinburgh's unique history and folklore with a local guide!

Find out about Remarkable Sights from Arthur’s Seat on What's On Edinburgh
Rick Wakeman - Not Quite As Grumpy As Last Christmas

Rick Wakeman - Not Quite As Grumpy As Last Christmas

18th December 2021

Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings the Not Quite As Grumpy As Last Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!

Find out about Rick Wakeman - Not Quite As Grumpy As Last Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Edinburgh

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Edinburgh

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

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!

Find out about Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Livingston

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Livingston

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

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!

Find out about Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Livingston on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

20th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... it’s the perfect way for children to get into the festive spirit.

Find out about Santa’s Grotto on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Edinburgh for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Livingston for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Secret Storeroom

Santa’s Secret Storeroom

2nd December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

This year, The Eco Larder is harbouring this years BIGGEST secret. Santa is in our storeroom!

Find out about Santa’s Secret Storeroom on What's On Edinburgh
Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker

1st December 2021 - 31st December 2021

This winter, banish the dark skies and enjoy a visual feast as we take you and your family on a fantastical adventure with Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker!

Find out about Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker on What's On Edinburgh
Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

18th December 2021

In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Join him for an inspiring evening at the Usher Hall!

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SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

21st January 2021 - 8th September 2022

Get groovy with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.

Find out about SLIC - Thursdays on What's On Edinburgh
SOLACE: Edinburgh Printmakers Members’ Exhibition

SOLACE: Edinburgh Printmakers Members’ Exhibition

23rd November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Marking the first Edinburgh Printmakers Members Show to take place at Castle Mills, this exhibition reflects the solace people have found in the arts over the past 18 months.

Find out about SOLACE: Edinburgh Printmakers Members’ Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Spectacle of Light

Spectacle of Light

4th December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Don't miss Dalkeith Country Park’s winter festive light experience 'Spectacle of Light' when it returns in 2021! It's a magical after-dark adventure for all the family!

Find out about Spectacle of Light on What's On Edinburgh
Step aboard and make special festive memories on The Royal Yacht Britannia

Step aboard and make special festive memories on The Royal Yacht Britannia

1st December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Celebrate the festive season in style with a visit to The Royal Yacht Britannia this December and see the State Drawing Room and Dining Room, adorned with stunning decorations!

Tapestry: Changing Concepts

Tapestry: Changing Concepts

13th November 2021 - 13th March 2022

This two-floor exhibition, at the City Art Centre this winter, will feature work by 19 contemporary artists associated with the former Tapestry Department at Edinburgh College of Art.

Find out about Tapestry: Changing Concepts on What's On Edinburgh
The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
The Big Show

The Big Show

Selected dates between 17th September 2021 - 19th December 2021

Enjoy a night of top stand-up Comedy at The Big Show every weekend at Monkey Barrel Comedy Edinburgh!

Find out about The Big Show on What's On Edinburgh
The Enormous Christmas Turnip

The Enormous Christmas Turnip

17th December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Join us at The Studio Edinburgh for a magical, musical rollercoaster of a Christmas dinner party like no other!

Find out about The Enormous Christmas Turnip on What's On Edinburgh
The Holly and the Ivy: Choral music for Advent and Christmas

The Holly and the Ivy: Choral music for Advent and Christmas

18th December 2021

Step into the tranquility of St Cuthbert's, and enjoy an evening of beautiful music and readings with The Seven Hills Chorus and Strathclyde Harmonia on Saturday 18th December!

The Paraffin Pixies Search for Santa

The Paraffin Pixies Search for Santa

10th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

The Paraffin Pixies bring sparkle and magic to dark winter evenings as they lead you to a hidden after-dark world of wonder and mysteries within Almond Valley Heritage Centre this December!

Find out about The Paraffin Pixies Search for Santa on What's On Edinburgh
The Pitt Market

The Pitt Market

Selected dates between 10th September 2021 - 19th December 2021

The home of award winning street food, craft beer brewed in Edinburgh, wine, desserts & live music.

Find out about The Pitt Market on What's On Edinburgh
The Santa Experience

The Santa Experience

3rd December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

The Santa Experience returns! Add some magic to your Christmas with a visit to Santa and his elves at Archerfield Walled Garden.

Find out about The Santa Experience on What's On Edinburgh
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

Selected dates between 4th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

It's back! The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show ruturns in July.

Find out about The Saturday Show on What's On Edinburgh
The Secret Domes at Cask Smugglers

The Secret Domes at Cask Smugglers

20th November 2021 - 31st March 2022

Cask Smugglers are thrilled to present our brand new Secret Domes, which boast some of the best views in Edinburgh from a spectacular vantage point on the rooftop of Waverley station.

Find out about The Secret Domes at Cask Smugglers on What's On Edinburgh
The Snowman & Snowman and the Snowdog plus Santa visit

The Snowman & Snowman and the Snowdog plus Santa visit

4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Everyone's favourite Snowman comes to life on the Big Screen in a double bill, plus a special visit from Santa, at the National Mining Museum Scotland this December!

Find out about The Snowman & Snowman and the Snowdog plus Santa visit on What's On Edinburgh
The Typewriter Revolution

The Typewriter Revolution

24th July 2021 - 17th April 2022

Drawing on our outstanding typewriter collection, this exhibition features a range of machines, including an 1876 Sholes and Glidden typewriter which was the first to have a QWERTY keyboard.

Find out about The Typewriter Revolution on What's On Edinburgh
Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

1st April 2021 - 31st December 2021

Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!

Find out about Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes on What's On Edinburgh
Voodoos

Voodoos

18th December 2021

Glasgow band Voodoos play The Mash House on 18th December! It's their biggest headline show in the capital so far!

Find out about Voodoos on What's On Edinburgh
What the Dickens? - Immersive Christmas Show

What the Dickens? - Immersive Christmas Show

13th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Enjoy a a quirky promenade performance as you take a walk through Edinburgh Old Town with none other than Charles Dickens, the man who invented Christmas!

Find out about What the Dickens? - Immersive Christmas Show on What's On Edinburgh
White Christmas - The Musical

White Christmas - The Musical

14th December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Make it a magical family Christmas in 2021 as the spectacular brand-new production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas lights up Edinburgh Playhouse!

Find out about White Christmas - The Musical on What's On Edinburgh
Wilf

Wilf

8th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Wilf takes audiences on a hilarious and unapologetic ride through Scotland as Calvin and Wilf attempt to escape loneliness, cope with mental illness and learn to love themselves!

Find out about Wilf on What's On Edinburgh
Winter Exhibition

Winter Exhibition

19th November 2021 - 15th January 2022

Pop in to Edinburgh’s newest contemporary art gallery, Colinton Arts, for it's Winter Exhibition showcasing 20 Scottish contemporary artists with a mix of paintings, glass, ceramics and sculpture!

Find out about Winter Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Winter Windows

Winter Windows

19th November 2021 - 4th January 2022

Come and see Edinburgh's 2021 Winter Windows, showcasing the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils!

Find out about Winter Windows on What's On Edinburgh
Yule Witch Market

Yule Witch Market

18th December 2021

The first Leith Witch Market will open at Leith Arches on the 18th of December and will present a whole host of local artists, makers and magickal practitioners.

Find out about Yule Witch Market on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Glasgow

A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto

A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto

8th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Halo Arts announce their new panto for 2021, A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto! Coming to Govan AND Maryhill this December!

ABBA Gold: The Concert - Christmas Extr-ABBA-ganza

ABBA Gold: The Concert - Christmas Extr-ABBA-ganza

17th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Following two sell out performances at the Royal Concert Hall, ABBA Gold The Concert returns to Scotland for a Christmas extr-ABBA-ganza at Oran Mor Glasgow!

Find out about ABBA Gold: The Concert - Christmas Extr-ABBA-ganza on What's On Glasgow
Aladdin

Aladdin

11th December 2021 - 29th December 2021

Starring Gary: Tank Commander, don't miss Aladdin the high-flying family pantomime that will make everyone's Christmas wishes come true at the SEC Armadillo in 2021!

Find out about Aladdin on What's On Glasgow
Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal

Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal

4th December 2021 - 27th February 2022

Amartey Golding's new large-scale commission combines filmmaking, photography and a handcrafted garment to highlight generational trauma in Britain and offer collective rituals of healing.

Find out about Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal on What's On Glasgow
Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Selected dates between 19th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Art On Scotland invites you to visit their festive market, Art On the Exchange, in Royal Exchange Square!

Find out about Art On the Exchange Festive Markets on What's On Glasgow
Beatson Santa Dash

Beatson Santa Dash

11th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

It's that time of the year again... Grab your trainers and Santa hat and make the dash in support of Beatson Cancer Charity - virtually!

Find out about Beatson Santa Dash on What's On Glasgow
Bob Hardy (Franz Ferdinand): show days / no show days

Bob Hardy (Franz Ferdinand): show days / no show days

1st November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Show Days No Show Days is a visual exploration of the quiet moments that intercede soundchecks and the live performances that follow them during an otherwise hectic tour timeline.

Find out about Bob Hardy (Franz Ferdinand): show days / no show days on What's On Glasgow
Cathy Wilkes

Cathy Wilkes

13th November 2021 - 22nd January 2022

Cathy Wilkes has produced a unique body of work that challenges and engages with the experiences and ephemera of daily life.

Find out about Cathy Wilkes on What's On Glasgow
Children’s Potions & Science Class

Children’s Potions & Science Class

Selected dates between 22nd May 2021 - 18th December 2021

Join The Root of Magic for a magically awesome time in their weekly potions and science workshop, held on Saturdays!

Find out about Children’s Potions & Science Class on What's On Glasgow
Christmas Crafting

Christmas Crafting

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Bring the kids along to Pollok House for a Christmas craft session where they'll enjoy an hour of craft activities while accompanying adults will be offered tea or coffee, and are welcome to join in!

Find out about Christmas Crafting on What's On Glasgow
Christmas Market

Christmas Market

16th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Are you at a loss and wondering what gifts to get for your loved ones this Christmas but don't know where to start? Scotland's largest indoor Christmas Market opens on the 16th December!

Find out about Christmas Market on What's On Glasgow
Christmas Market at Glasgow Fort

Christmas Market at Glasgow Fort

19th November 2021 - 29th December 2021

The Glasgow Fort Christmas Market is returning in 2021! From 19th November until 29th December, pop along for a festive shopping experience for all the family!

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Cinderella

Cinderella

27th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Join Cinderella at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming!

Find out about Cinderella on What's On Glasgow
Cinderella 2: I Married a Numpty

Cinderella 2: I Married a Numpty

30th November 2021 - 31st December 2021

Panto is back - oh yes it is! Enjoy an hour of sublime seasonal silliness, non-pc pantomonium, sassy songs and badass buffoonery when A Play, A Pie and A Pint return to Oran Mor this Christmas!

Find out about Cinderella 2: I Married a Numpty on What's On Glasgow
Citizens Theatre: Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

Citizens Theatre: Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

3rd December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Full of theatrical magic and inventive storytelling, Dominic Hill's acclaimed production of A Christmas Carol at Tramway Glasgow captures the heart of Dickens' uplifting tale!

Find out about Citizens Theatre: Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol on What's On Glasgow
City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!

Find out about City Sightseeing Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Cranside Winter Village

Cranside Winter Village

25th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Cranside Kitchen, the city's biggest outdoor restaurant venue, will be transformed into a Winter Village complete with Ski Gondola, Winter Snugs, Cosy Igloos and Festive Cocktails!

Find out about Cranside Winter Village on What's On Glasgow
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2021

Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Find out about Curious About Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Daily Potions Cocktail Making Session 18+

Daily Potions Cocktail Making Session 18+

17th May 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Be immersed in a world of magic making your very own potions cocktail at The Root Of Magic!

Find out about Daily Potions Cocktail Making Session 18+ on What's On Glasgow
Elf School At Princes Square Glasgow

Elf School At Princes Square Glasgow

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Princes Square's very own elves will be teaching your little ones to help make this the most magical time of the year!

Find out about Elf School At Princes Square Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Elfingrove

Elfingrove

2nd December 2021 - 4th January 2022

Skate under the stars on a fully covered, purpose designed track against the stunning setting of Elfingrove outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!

Find out about Elfingrove on What's On Glasgow
Family Ceilidh Concerts

Family Ceilidh Concerts

Selected dates between 3rd December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Get festive with Glasgow Life's FREE Family Ceilidh Concerts led by the fabulous Celine Donoghue band!

Find out about Family Ceilidh Concerts on What's On Glasgow
Festive Science

Festive Science

15th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

The week before Christmas, Glasgow Science Centre invites you to join them in getting into the festive science spirit!

Find out about Festive Science on What's On Glasgow
Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

19th December 2020 - 31st December 2021

Flair Gymnastics Club have just opened a new facility within The Pitches in the Southside of Glasgow and have a range of new classes available for kids 5+!

Find out about Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes on What's On Glasgow
Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Selected dates between 30th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Fore Play Crazy Golf is the ultimate destination offering fun for grown-ups! They've got everything from bespoke, locally-inspired crazy golf to delicious drinks and the finest street food offerings!

Find out about Fore Play Crazy Golf on What's On Glasgow
Forge Market - Gingerbread House Competition

Forge Market - Gingerbread House Competition

16th December 2021 - 21st December 2021

Don't you just love the smell of gingerbread? This year the Forge Market is holding a Gingerbread House Competition that is open to everyone!

Find out about Forge Market - Gingerbread House Competition on What's On Glasgow
Forge Market Secret Santa Giving Tree - Spirit Of Glasgow

Forge Market Secret Santa Giving Tree - Spirit Of Glasgow

8th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

The Forge Market are delighted to be taking part in the annual Glasgow's Spirit of Christmas campaign by hosting a Secret Santa Giving Tree encouraging shoppers to make a donation to those in need.

Free Spirit Exhibition

Free Spirit Exhibition

15th November 2021 - 31st December 2021

Skypark, one of Scotland's premier business locations, has announced the opening of Free Spirit, a therapeutic art exhibition of bright and colourful paintings by Glasgow-based Artist Rothnie!

Find out about Free Spirit Exhibition on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st September 2021 - 31st December 2021

Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!

Find out about Glasgow Central Station Tours on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

21st November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!

Find out about Glasgow Christmas Markets on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

This is a 1.5 - 2 hour tour that will take you around all the main sites of the city, giving you an excellent opportunity to find out about Glasgow's rich history and culture!

Find out about Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Illuminated

Glasgow Illuminated

1st December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

See iconic Glasgow buildings magically illuminated in sparkling light for the Christmas season every day between December 1st and January 2nd!

Find out about Glasgow Illuminated on What's On Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2021 - 31st December 2022

Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!

Find out about Good Move Glasgow Health Walks on What's On Glasgow
Govan Retail Market

Govan Retail Market

Selected dates between 9th January 2021 - 18th December 2021

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets retail market and car boot sale in Govan (opposite the Govan Shopping Centre)!

Find out about Govan Retail Market on What's On Glasgow
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Selected dates between 27th April 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!

Find out about Historic Tours of Glasgow University on What's On Glasgow
InstaTour Glasgow

InstaTour Glasgow

22nd September 2021 - 31st December 2021

Would you like to know where the most Instagrammable spots are in Glasgow? Book an InstaTour and the guides will show you the best places in the city to take photos!

Find out about InstaTour Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
itison Drive-In Movies

itison Drive-In Movies

17th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Scotland's original Drive-in returns to Loch Lomond Shores this Christmas, with your favourite festive classics and two brand new movies!

Find out about itison Drive-In Movies on What's On Glasgow
Jamie And The Unicorn... A Legend of A Panto!

Jamie And The Unicorn... A Legend of A Panto!

26th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

The Gaiety Theatre, Ayr announce a return to live pantomime in 2021 with Jamie And The Unicorn – A Legend of A Panto!

Find out about Jamie And The Unicorn... A Legend of A Panto! on What's On Glasgow
Jeremy Deller: Warning Graphic Content

Jeremy Deller: Warning Graphic Content

3rd November 2021 - 22nd January 2022

Warning Graphic Content at the Modern Institute, Glasgow brings together all of Jeremy Deller's print and poster works from 1993-2021!

Find out about Jeremy Deller: Warning Graphic Content on What's On Glasgow
Joan Eardley: A Centenary of Lives and Landscapes

Joan Eardley: A Centenary of Lives and Landscapes

28th October 2021 - 12th February 2022

To celebrate the centenary of Joan Eardley's birth Glasgow Women's Library are thrilled to exhibit five striking artworks on loan from the University of Edinburgh Art Collection.

Find out about Joan Eardley: A Centenary of Lives and Landscapes on What's On Glasgow
Khvay Samnang: Calling for Rain

Khvay Samnang: Calling for Rain

19th November 2021 - 6th March 2022

Following COP 2021 Tramway's main gallery will present a new work for children and young people by Phnom Penh, Cambodia-based artist Khvay Samnang.

Find out about Khvay Samnang: Calling for Rain on What's On Glasgow
Kilmarnock Farmers Market

Kilmarnock Farmers Market

Selected dates between 20th February 2021 - 17th December 2022

Ayrshire Farmers Markets hold a market in Kilmarnock town centre on the third Saturday of each month!

Find out about Kilmarnock Farmers Market on What's On Glasgow
Largs Market

Largs Market

Selected dates between 1st May 2021 - 18th December 2021

You'll find fresh produce and sweet treats, handmade crafts, jewellery, artwork, gifts, pet supplies and more at Largs Market every Saturday in Gallowgate Square!

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Les Misérables

Les Misérables

24th November 2021 - 1st January 2022

After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!

Find out about Les Misérables on What's On Glasgow
Lunch With Santa Christmas Party

Lunch With Santa Christmas Party

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 21st December 2021

Get ready to step into Christmas at Go Wild Glasgow's Lunch With Santa Christmas Party designed to give your little one the most magical and memorable festive experience!

Find out about Lunch With Santa Christmas Party on What's On Glasgow
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Selected dates between 27th November 2021 - 19th December 2021

Santa will take a break from toy building for a few hours every Saturday and Sunday in the run up to Christmas to host a special storytelling session at St. Enoch Centre!

Find out about Meet Santa on What's On Glasgow
Merchant Square Christmas Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Christmas Craft & Design Fair

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Avoid the rush and get ahead of the game with your Christmas shopping at the Merchant Square Christmas Craft Fair!

Find out about Merchant Square Christmas Craft & Design Fair on What's On Glasgow
Mr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep

Mr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep

4th December 2021 - 20th December 2021

Join Scottish Opera for Mr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep - a magical, fun-filled story all about the importance of friendship, specially written for 3 to 7 year olds!

Find out about Mr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep on What's On Glasgow
Mrs Claus at Pollok House

Mrs Claus at Pollok House

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Enjoy a truly magical family Christmas experience when you bring the children to meet the award-winning Mrs Claus at Pollok House!

Find out about Mrs Claus at Pollok House on What's On Glasgow
Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene

Selected dates between 14th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Britpop legends Ocean Colour Scene will play four dates at the Barrowlands in December 2021!

Find out about Ocean Colour Scene on What's On Glasgow
Oh Aye It Is!

Oh Aye It Is!

3rd December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Insideout Theatre Productions in association with Websters Theatre Glasgow proudly present 'Oh Aye It Is!' an all-singing, all-dancing Christmas concert extravaganza!

Find out about Oh Aye It Is! on What's On Glasgow
Olive The Other Reindeer

Olive The Other Reindeer

14th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Family audiences with children under 12 are in for a treat when the newly commissioned festive show, Olive the Other Reindeer, comes to the Tron Theatre!

Find out about Olive The Other Reindeer on What's On Glasgow
Park Lane Christmas Market

Park Lane Christmas Market

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Park Lane Market is back every Saturday and Sunday during December with their festive edition! Come along and pick up some extra special Christmas presents from your local favourites!

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Party Nights With The George Bowie Experience

Party Nights With The George Bowie Experience

Selected dates between 2nd December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Hilton Glasgow's party nights with the GBX experience are back. George Bowie will once more electrify the Ballroom with his GBX anthems for 90 spectacular minutes!

Find out about Party Nights With The George Bowie Experience on What's On Glasgow
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!

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Polmadie Car Boot Sale

Polmadie Car Boot Sale

Selected dates between 21st April 2021 - 22nd December 2021

Held on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, Polmadie Car Boot Sale is Scotland's only fully undercover car boot sale!

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Post A Letter To Santa

Post A Letter To Santa

16th December 2021 - 21st December 2021

Make sure you get your letter to Santa posted off in time by visiting the Forge Market's special post box between 16th and 21st December!

Find out about Post A Letter To Santa on What's On Glasgow
Potions Cocktail Class 18+

Potions Cocktail Class 18+

Selected dates between 22nd May 2021 - 18th December 2021

Join The Root Of Magic on a Friday or Saturday for their Potions Cocktail Class for adults and be immersed in a world of magic!

Find out about Potions Cocktail Class 18+ on What's On Glasgow
Pottery Handbuilding Workshop

Pottery Handbuilding Workshop

Selected dates between 14th May 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join Spin for a two hour pottery workshop and create at your own socially distanced table with staff on hand to help bring your vision to life!

Find out about Pottery Handbuilding Workshop on What's On Glasgow
R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

Selected dates between 12th November 2021 - 30th January 2022

It's time to get your game on! R-CADE is back open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for all your retro gaming needs!

Find out about R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions on What's On Glasgow
RSNO Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman

RSNO Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman

18th December 2021

Enjoy a special showing of the festive classic, The Snowman, on a large screen, accompanied by the RSNO at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!

Find out about RSNO Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman on What's On Glasgow
Russkaya Cappella At The Spire

Russkaya Cappella At The Spire

18th December 2021

Scotland's only Russian choir return to the Spire Concert Series to give the Spire's last concert pre-Christmas!

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Santa & Elf Experience

Santa & Elf Experience

27th November 2021 - 20th December 2021

M&K Imaginarium are back with their Santa & Elf Experiences, spreading festive magic across Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire!

Find out about Santa & Elf Experience on What's On Glasgow
Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Milngavie

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Milngavie

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

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!

Find out about Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Milngavie on What's On Glasgow
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Milngavie for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie on What's On Glasgow
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Enjoy a festive day out for all the family including a magical train ride, visit to Santa's workshop, gift & more!

Find out about Santa’s Magical Express on What's On Glasgow
Scotland’s Twelve Kings Of Xmas - A Fairly Festive Drag King Cabaret

Scotland’s Twelve Kings Of Xmas - A Fairly Festive Drag King Cabaret

18th December 2021

Get ready to end the year with a king-sized showcase guaranteed to sleigh when Scotland's Twelve Kings Of Xmas, a fairly festive Drag King Cabaret, comes to AXM Glasgow on 18th December!

Shawlands Farmers Market

Shawlands Farmers Market

Selected dates between 6th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

Shawlands Farmers Market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's Southside on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month!

Find out about Shawlands Farmers Market on What's On Glasgow
Sit Ups for Santa

Sit Ups for Santa

1st December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Raise vital funds for Cancer Support Scotland this December by taking part in their Sit Ups for Santa Challenge!

Find out about Sit Ups for Santa on What's On Glasgow
Sleeping Senga - POSTPONED

Sleeping Senga - POSTPONED

1st December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Insideout Theatre Productions return to Websters Theatre Glasgow with their all-singing, all-dancing banterous family Pantomime... Sleeping Senga!

Find out about Sleeping Senga - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Springburn Parkrun

Springburn Parkrun

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!

Find out about Springburn Parkrun on What's On Glasgow
Stained Glass Workshop

Stained Glass Workshop

18th December 2021

Make your very own leaded glass Christmas Bauble with artist Kate Henderson at The Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts!

Find out about Stained Glass Workshop on What's On Glasgow
Street Art Walking Tour

Street Art Walking Tour

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Walking Tours in Glasgow is now offering a Street Art tour! This mural and modern culture tour will show the beautiful street art pieces scattered around the city of Glasgow!

Find out about Street Art Walking Tour on What's On Glasgow
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Selected dates between 4th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

Everything from kid-friendly classics to family foreign language and the latest blockbuster releases, Take 2 will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!

Find out about Take 2: Family-Friendly Films on What's On Glasgow
The Barras Market

The Barras Market

Selected dates between 1st May 2021 - 18th December 2021

With it's iconic archways The Barras Market it is a Glasgow institution, open to the public every weekend, come along and grab yourself a bargain or two!

Find out about The Barras Market on What's On Glasgow
The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
The Charlatans - 30th Anniversary Best of Tour

The Charlatans - 30th Anniversary Best of Tour

18th December 2021

The Charlatans have announced a UK tour celebrating their 30th anniversary as a band, catch them live at the O2 Academy Glasgow on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about The Charlatans - 30th Anniversary Best of Tour on What's On Glasgow
The Crooks

The Crooks

18th December 2021

The Crooks are an indie band from Chesterfield, catch them live as they make their King Tuts Glasgow debut on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about The Crooks on What's On Glasgow
The Dockyard Social

The Dockyard Social

Selected dates between 5th June 2021 - 19th December 2021

The Dockyard Social brings together the best street food traders Scotland has to offer all under one roof... everyone is welcome from families and foodies, to dates and dogs!

Find out about The Dockyard Social on What's On Glasgow
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

Selected dates between 4th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!

Find out about The Lighthouse Building Tours on What's On Glasgow
The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella

The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella

3rd December 2021 - 8th January 2022

Classic family pantomime, The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella, comes to the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow in December featuring an all star cast!

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The Princes Square Collective

The Princes Square Collective

Selected dates between 2nd October 2021 - 19th December 2021

Every weekend in October until Christmas, Princes Square are showcasing a number of local traders from start-ups to larger independent brands to give you something different each week!

Find out about The Princes Square Collective on What's On Glasgow
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

Selected dates between 24th July 2021 - 18th December 2021

The Glasgow Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!

Find out about The Saturday Show on What's On Glasgow
The Silencers

The Silencers

18th December 2021

Scottish rock band The Silencers will be back at SWG3 Glasgow on December 18th for their famous end of year show, one not to be missed!

Find out about The Silencers on What's On Glasgow
The Silent Night Murder

The Silent Night Murder

15th December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Spirit of Glasgow are back with a festive Murder Mystery event to be enjoyed from home... can you solve the mystery of The Silent Night Murder?

Find out about The Silent Night Murder on What's On Glasgow
The Winter Collection

The Winter Collection

23rd October 2021 - 31st December 2021

Join Gerber Fine Art for The Winter Collection 2021, a vibrant, mixed exhibition of 19th-21st century fine art!

Find out about The Winter Collection on What's On Glasgow
The Winter Exhibition

The Winter Exhibition

4th December 2021 - 29th January 2022

Compass Gallery invite you to enjoy their annual Winter Exhibition featuring a wide selection of original paintings, drawings, sculpture and ceramics!

Find out about The Winter Exhibition on What's On Glasgow
The Winter Garden

The Winter Garden

Selected dates between 26th November 2021 - 30th January 2022

Located in the heart of the Merchant City, the Winter Garden offers captivating cocktails, warming hot drinks and delicious street food from local vendors!

Find out about The Winter Garden on What's On Glasgow
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - POSTPONED

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - POSTPONED

24th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Book your tickets for this year's Tron-take on the classic tale, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and get ready to boo, hiss and click your heels together three times!

Find out about The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
This Is Not A Christmas Market

This Is Not A Christmas Market

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Rags To Riches' annual festive market, This is not a Christmas Market, is coming to The Deep End on Saturday 4th, 11th and 18th December!

Find out about This Is Not A Christmas Market on What's On Glasgow
This Is Not A Craft Market

This Is Not A Craft Market

Selected dates between 16th October 2021 - 18th December 2021

Held at The Deep End, This is Not a Craft Market is a monthly market hosting some of Glasgow's most brilliant local makers and creatives!

Find out about This Is Not A Craft Market on What's On Glasgow
Tollcross Parkrun

Tollcross Parkrun

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!

Find out about Tollcross Parkrun on What's On Glasgow
Unboxed: Works Without Restrictions

Unboxed: Works Without Restrictions

9th December 2021 - 15th January 2022

Come along to the RGI Kelly Gallery on 9th December to join in with some festive cheer as they launch 'Unboxed' an RGI Members Show of small scale works!

Find out about Unboxed: Works Without Restrictions on What's On Glasgow
Victoria Parkrun

Victoria Parkrun

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!

Find out about Victoria Parkrun on What's On Glasgow
Wester Distillery Tours

Wester Distillery Tours

Selected dates between 26th June 2021 - 18th December 2021

Take a look behind the scenes of Wester Distillery and enjoy a guided tasting of the range of spirits produced at this microdistillery!

Find out about Wester Distillery Tours on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Active@Home North Lanarkshire

Active@Home North Lanarkshire

4th January 2021 - 23rd December 2021

If you are over the age of 65 and live in the North Lanarkshire area The Fair Play Foundation's Active@Home programme is the one for you!

Find out about Active@Home North Lanarkshire on What's On Lanarkshire
Afternoon Tea with Festive Fizz

Afternoon Tea with Festive Fizz

18th December 2021

Get the gang together for a light-hearted afternoon tea with fizz and a fun craft activity at Low Parks Museum on 18th December!

Find out about Afternoon Tea with Festive Fizz on What's On Lanarkshire
Britney and the Beast

Britney and the Beast

17th December 2021 - 29th December 2021

Join Insideout Productions at East Kilbride Village Theatre this Christmas as they take you on a hilarious journey through Pantoland with this new Scottish twist on the old classic tale!

Find out about Britney and the Beast on What's On Lanarkshire
Celebrating 75 years of James A Cuthbertson Limited

Celebrating 75 years of James A Cuthbertson Limited

11th December 2021 - 27th March 2022

An exhibition celebrating 75 years of local company, James A Cuthbertson Limited, will open at Biggar and Upper Clydesdale Museum on Saturday 11th December!

Find out about Celebrating 75 years of James A Cuthbertson Limited on What's On Lanarkshire
Chatelherault to Low Parks Heritage Trail

Chatelherault to Low Parks Heritage Trail

29th June 2021 - 30th December 2021

Explore the walking and cycling route between two of South Lanarkshire's historic buildings, enjoying local heritage, whilst benefitting your health and wellbeing!

Find out about Chatelherault to Low Parks Heritage Trail on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas at Clyde Valley Family Park

Christmas at Clyde Valley Family Park

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Come along to Clyde Valley Family Park and enjoy lots of festive fun for all the family this December!

Find out about Christmas at Clyde Valley Family Park on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas at New Lanark

Christmas at New Lanark

Selected dates between 27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

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 'Freezin' this year's festive panto!

Find out about Christmas at New Lanark on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Craft Days

Christmas Craft Days

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

A series of Christmas Craft Days for kids will be running through December at Calderglen Zoo!

Find out about Christmas Craft Days on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Craft Fayre and Festive Family Fun Day

Christmas Craft Fayre and Festive Family Fun Day

18th December 2021

Make a day of it at Lanark Memorial Hall on Saturday 18th December at SLLC's annual Christmas Craft Fayre and Festive Family Fun Day!

Find out about Christmas Craft Fayre and Festive Family Fun Day on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Party Nights

Christmas Party Nights

Selected dates between 10th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Don't miss out on Hamilton's premier party night, featuring entertainment from Big Vern n The Shootahs, returning to The Town House this December!

Find out about Christmas Party Nights on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Pony Event

Christmas Pony Event

Selected dates between 20th November 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join the team at Turlood Equestrian Centre for their 'Ride & Play' sessions with a Christmas twist!

Find out about Christmas Pony Event on What's On Lanarkshire
Clyde’s Winter Trail

Clyde’s Winter Trail

27th November 2021 - 9th January 2022

Can you find the festive scenes around the National Museum of Rural Life? Look out for Clyde's friends as they get ready for the festive season!

Find out about Clyde’s Winter Trail on What's On Lanarkshire
Festive Party Night - 80s Tribute

Festive Party Night - 80s Tribute

18th December 2021

Enjoy a great night out with friends or family at The Tinto Hotel's 80s Festive Party Night on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about Festive Party Night - 80s Tribute on What's On Lanarkshire
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Selected dates between 1st March 2021 - 24th December 2021

Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!

Find out about Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks on What's On Lanarkshire
Hamilton Christmas Market

Hamilton Christmas Market

Selected dates between 20th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

Hamilton (BID) Our Town is delighted to bring to you five dates of festive fun over Christmas with their very first Christmas Market!

Find out about Hamilton Christmas Market on What's On Lanarkshire
Hang On Christmas Bouldering Competition - Finals

Hang On Christmas Bouldering Competition - Finals

18th December 2021

Come and watch some of the strongest climbers in Scotland compete for the top spot in Hang On's Christmas Competition!

Find out about Hang On Christmas Bouldering Competition - Finals on What's On Lanarkshire
Hibernate

Hibernate

4th December 2021 - 22nd December 2021

Hibernate at Lanterhouse, Cumbernauld is a joyous, romp-filled adventure to catapult you from the dreamy, quiet lands of silent snoozing to the bright, fun-filled great outdoors!

Find out about Hibernate on What's On Lanarkshire
Lanark Christmas Ceilidh

Lanark Christmas Ceilidh

18th December 2021

Lanark Memorial Hall welcomes the Clyde Valley Ceilidh Band back for an evening of foot stomping tunes and Christmas ceilidhing on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about Lanark Christmas Ceilidh on What's On Lanarkshire
Lanark Winter Wonderland

Lanark Winter Wonderland

24th November 2021 - 28th December 2021

Back by popular demand, Discover Lanark's free Winter Wonderland opens its gates to families from near and far on Wednesday 24th November and remains open until Tuesday 28th December!

Find out about Lanark Winter Wonderland on What's On Lanarkshire
M&D’s On Ice

M&D’s On Ice

26th November 2021 - 4th January 2022

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!

Find out about M&D’s On Ice on What's On Lanarkshire
M&D’s Outdoor Christmas Market

M&D’s Outdoor Christmas Market

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Indulge in delicious festive drinks and goodies, and browse incredible gifts at M&D'S Outdoor Christmas Market!

Find out about M&D’s Outdoor Christmas Market on What's On Lanarkshire
New Lanark Markets

New Lanark Markets

Selected dates between 3rd April 2021 - 19th December 2021

New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!

Find out about New Lanark Markets on What's On Lanarkshire
Robin Hood

Robin Hood

30th November 2021 - 28th December 2021

Robin Hood at Lanternhouse, Cumbernauld is an out of this world Christmas show that you don't want to miss!

Find out about Robin Hood on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa at Chatelherault!

Santa at Chatelherault!

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Visit Santa himself in his magical log cabin this December at Chatelherault Country Park!

Find out about Santa at Chatelherault! on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa Comes To Smithstone Equestrian Centre

Santa Comes To Smithstone Equestrian Centre

18th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

With Christmas just round the corner, Santa is coming to Smithstone Equestrian Centre! Come and meet him, his elves and his ponies on December 18th or 19th!

Find out about Santa Comes To Smithstone Equestrian Centre on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa Visits Calderglen

Santa Visits Calderglen

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Visit Santa in his cosy grotto within the Courtyard Gallery in Calderglen Country Park this December!

Find out about Santa Visits Calderglen on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Sandyholm

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Sandyholm

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Sandyholm!

Find out about Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Sandyholm on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Accompanied by his helpful elves, Father Christmas will return to EK, East Kilbride on Saturday 4th December!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Sandyholm for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Grotto, Indoor Carnival and Christmas Market

Santa’s Grotto, Indoor Carnival and Christmas Market

Selected dates between 6th November 2021 - 19th December 2021

Santa arrives at MacKinnon Mills on Saturday the 6th of November opening his fabulous Grotto, Indoor Carnival and Christmas Market which will run every weekend in November and December!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto, Indoor Carnival and Christmas Market on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Magical Circus

Santa’s Magical Circus

26th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Santa Claus has been kidnapped by an evil witch who is trying to ruin Christmas, with the help of a fairy and clown, can you help save Santa and Christmas by finding his outfit, reindeer and more!

Find out about Santa’s Magical Circus on What's On Lanarkshire
Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

8th December 2021 - 22nd December 2021

Wakey Wakey South Lanarkshire! Set your alarm clocks to panto time! Sleeping Beauty is coming to Rutherglen Town Hall between the 8th and 22nd December!

Find out about Sleeping Beauty on What's On Lanarkshire
Snow White

Snow White

1st December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Studio 32 and East Kilbride Arts Centre present Snow White... the fairest pantomime of all!

Find out about Snow White on What's On Lanarkshire
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!

Find out about Strathclyde Parkrun on What's On Lanarkshire
The Cantabile Ensemble Christmas Concert

The Cantabile Ensemble Christmas Concert

18th December 2021

The Cantabile Ensemble, a small group of female singers, is delighted to be performing its annual Christmas Concert at St Bride's Church, Bothwell on 18th December!

Find out about The Cantabile Ensemble Christmas Concert on What's On Lanarkshire
The Crafters Roadshow - East Kilbride

The Crafters Roadshow - East Kilbride

Selected dates between 28th October 2021 - 19th December 2021

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at EK, East Kilbride!

Find out about The Crafters Roadshow - East Kilbride on What's On Lanarkshire
The Tolbooth Christmas Shop

The Tolbooth Christmas Shop

12th November 2021 - 8th January 2022

Local artists and makers will be showcasing their products at The Tolbooth Christmas Shop in Lanark between the 12th November and 8th January!

Find out about The Tolbooth Christmas Shop on What's On Lanarkshire
The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

20th November 2021 - 4th January 2022

Motherwell Theatre again team up with Spillers Pantomimes to present this adventure over the rainbow!

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Alpaca Trekking

Alpaca Trekking

Selected dates between 9th October 2021 - 19th December 2021

West Coast Alpacas offer scenic walks through Ardgowan Estate with their fluffy, friendly alpacas twice daily at weekends!

Find out about Alpaca Trekking on What's On Renfrewshire
Christmas Markets At Barnhill

Christmas Markets At Barnhill

Selected dates between 27th November 2021 - 19th December 2021

Come along and celebrate the festive season, country style down at Barnhill Farm where they'll be hosting their fantastic Christmas Market every weekend until the big day!

Find out about Christmas Markets At Barnhill on What's On Renfrewshire
Cinderella

Cinderella

10th December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Cinderella is the hilarious family pantomime suitable for all ages, with tons of slapstick comedy and stunning musical numbers that guarantee you'll be singing to for days afterwards!

Find out about Cinderella on What's On Renfrewshire
Gleniffer Hotel Christmas Market

Gleniffer Hotel Christmas Market

18th December 2021

Get set for Christmas with an array of unique gifts to choose from and indulge in a wonderfully festive shopping experience at The Gleniffer Hotel!

Find out about Gleniffer Hotel Christmas Market on What's On Renfrewshire
New Noise Paisley: VCO + Ghostbaby + Avocado Hearts

New Noise Paisley: VCO + Ghostbaby + Avocado Hearts

18th December 2021

Trademark Music Presents: New Noise Paisley on Saturday 18th December featuring local bands V.C.O, Ghostbaby and Avocado Hearts!

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NNE Presents Manoeuvres - A Tribute To OMD - CANCELLED

NNE Presents Manoeuvres - A Tribute To OMD - CANCELLED

18th December 2021

NNE are delighted to present MANOEUVRES - Europe's premier tribute to OMD – Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - at the Bungalow Paisley on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about NNE Presents Manoeuvres - A Tribute To OMD - CANCELLED on What's On Renfrewshire
Paisley’s Big Christmas Weekends

Paisley’s Big Christmas Weekends

4th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Christmas is coming to Paisley town centre this year with a whole host of festive activities for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about Paisley’s Big Christmas Weekends on What's On Renfrewshire
Reflex Christmas Party

Reflex Christmas Party

18th December 2021

Fresh from sold out shows the Reflex boys aim to bring you a Christmas party night to remember at Rocknrolla's Paisley on Saturday 18th December!

Find out about Reflex Christmas Party on What's On Renfrewshire
Renfrew Festive Fun

Renfrew Festive Fun

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Renfrew will be full of Christmas cheer this winter with festive characters making appearances in the town centre on 4th and 18th December!

Find out about Renfrew Festive Fun on What's On Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 30th August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!

Find out about Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On Renfrewshire
Robin Robin Adventure Trail

Robin Robin Adventure Trail

24th November 2021 - 10th January 2022

Celebrate your inner Robin on this adventure trail at RSPB Lochwinnoch where you will learn to sing like a robin, find your own superpower and use all your senses to connect with the robin within!

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Santa and the Snow

Santa and the Snow

4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Enjoy the magic of a real white Christmas at one of the country’s top rated Santa experiences when Santa and the Snow returns to Snow Factor!

Find out about Santa and the Snow on What's On Renfrewshire
Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Braehead

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Braehead

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Braehead!

Find out about Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Braehead on What's On Renfrewshire
Santa’s Grotto & Christmas Market

Santa’s Grotto & Christmas Market

11th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Come see Santa Claus at the Christmas Market and Funfair being held beside Braehead Shopping Centre from 11th November until Christmas Eve!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto & Christmas Market on What's On Renfrewshire
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Braehead

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Braehead

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Braehead for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Braehead on What's On Renfrewshire
The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market

The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market

Selected dates between 1st August 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market is held at Bishopton Train Station Car Park on the third Saturday of each month!

Find out about The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market on What's On Renfrewshire
The Phonics

The Phonics

18th December 2021

The UK's number one tribute to Stereophonics head to the Bungalow Paisley to perform a mind blowing set with all the classics that you will know and love!

Find out about The Phonics on What's On Renfrewshire
Winter Party & Christmas Eve Box Making

Winter Party & Christmas Eve Box Making

18th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join Wish Upon A Star Entertainment at Dance2inspire, Paisley for their Winter Party & Christmas Eve Box Making event!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

A Christmas Miracle at Rough Castle

A Christmas Miracle at Rough Castle

10th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Enjoy some festive fun with your family and loved ones as Rough Castle Experiences once again brings the woodland to life in a blaze of colour and light!

Find out about A Christmas Miracle at Rough Castle on What's On Stirling
All I Want For Christmas

All I Want For Christmas

4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

This December on stage at Macrobert, the best live entertainers will be celebrating all that is great about getting together for Christmas.

Find out about All I Want For Christmas on What's On Stirling
Alloa Christmas Gin Festival

Alloa Christmas Gin Festival

18th December 2021

Welcome to Alloa Christmas Gin Festival 2021. Join us at Alloa Town Hall on Saturday 18th December for local music, fizz bar, games corner and of course... gin!

Find out about Alloa Christmas Gin Festival on What's On Stirling
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

10th December 2021 - 29th December 2021

Panto returns to FTH Theatre this festive season with the spectacular Beauty and the Beast, starring Barbara Bryceland as Fairy Fiona and Scott Watson as Wee Frankie McClunkey.

Find out about Beauty and the Beast on What's On Stirling
Celebrate the Festive Season at Stirling Court Hotel

Celebrate the Festive Season at Stirling Court Hotel

4th December 2021 - 31st December 2021

Whether you’re planning an office Christmas Party, a Santa Lunch with the kids or a Christmas Day Feast, Stirling Court Hotel has your festive season all wrapped up!

Find out about Celebrate the Festive Season at Stirling Court Hotel on What's On Stirling
Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

17th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

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.

Find out about Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol on What's On Stirling
Christmas and Hogmanay at the Kilted Kangaroo

Christmas and Hogmanay at the Kilted Kangaroo

1st December 2021 - 31st December 2021

We've got lots of plans for the festive season down here at Kilted Kangaroo Stirling that you don't want to miss!

Find out about Christmas and Hogmanay at the Kilted Kangaroo on What's On Stirling
Christmas Spectacular at Blair Drummond

Christmas Spectacular at Blair Drummond

19th November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Plan a magical family day out at the Safari Park with our Christmas market, dinosaur illuminations, festive fairground rides, Santa procession and Scotland’s biggest Christmas tree!

Find out about Christmas Spectacular at Blair Drummond on What's On Stirling
Create Your Own Pokemon Ticket - with Indie Flynn

Create Your Own Pokemon Ticket - with Indie Flynn

Selected dates between 18th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

Calling all Pokemon trainers! Made in Stirling are calling on you to come design and create your very own Pokemon model in our sculptastic clay workshop.

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Drive Thru Santa

Drive Thru Santa

11th December 2021 - 22nd December 2021

Due to popular demand the Edenmill Farm Drive Thru Santa event returns for 2021. Book your ticket now!

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Festive Party Night

Festive Party Night

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 21st December 2021

Celebrate the festive season with friends and colleagues at Stirling Court Hotel's legendary Christmas Party Nights.

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Festive Party Nights

Festive Party Nights

3rd December 2021 - 18th December 2021

'Tis the season to Party, so come along and enjoy a festive three course meal followed by DJ until late at the Richmond Park Hotel, Bo'ness!

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Into the Light by Fiona Clasen

Into the Light by Fiona Clasen

25th November 2021 - 9th January 2022

This winter, the Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum welcomes artist Fiona Clasen’s solo exhibition, Into the Light.

Find out about Into the Light by Fiona Clasen on What's On Stirling
Is that you, Santa?

Is that you, Santa?

30th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Filled with fabulous new songs and just a little bit of adventure, ‘Is That You, Santa?’ is the perfect Christmas treat for small people aged 5 and under and the big people in their families.

Find out about Is that you, Santa? on What's On Stirling
Kinnaris Quintet

Kinnaris Quintet

18th December 2021

The technically dazzling quintet draws from a wide range of folk traditions and classical music to create an excitingly unique sound. Catch them at the Tolbooth on 18th December!

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Make a Metalwork Christmas Ornament - with @ionalundiedesign

Make a Metalwork Christmas Ornament - with @ionalundiedesign

18th December 2021

Spend a fun and festive afternoon with friends and like-minded creatives learning to hand pierce a sterling silver or brass ornament for your Christmas tree at Made in Stirling!

Maw Goose - Postponed until Christmas 2022

Maw Goose - Postponed until Christmas 2022

26th November 2021 - 3rd January 2022

POSTPONED - It's panto time! Boo, hiss and singalong with your friends and family when Maw Goose comes to Macrobert Arts Centre this festive season!

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Metal Stamp a Christmas Ornament - with @ionalundiedesign

Metal Stamp a Christmas Ornament - with @ionalundiedesign

18th December 2021

Our Christmas Market Artist Iona is hosting a special metal stamping class in store with us this December. Be hands on in designing and stamping an aluminium Christmas decoration!

Santa Lunch

Santa Lunch

Selected dates between 11th December 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join us this year to create special memories for your little ones in a relaxed, fun and fuss-free environment as we welcome Santa back to the Stirling Court Hotel!

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Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Stirling

Santa’s Breakfast at Dobbies Stirling

Selected dates between 4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Stirling!

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Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

27th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Stirling for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!

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Snow White and the Teeny Weeny MacTitchies

Snow White and the Teeny Weeny MacTitchies

3rd December 2021 - 28th December 2021

Fizzgig Theatre are back at Mugdock with their ever popular Panto and this year's show is Snow White and the Teeny Weeny MacTitchies!

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Stirling Farmers Market

Stirling Farmers Market

Selected dates between 27th February 2021 - 18th December 2021

Stirling Farmers’ Market will be back on Port Street to help you keep that resolution to eat better in 2021!

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Stop Motion Animation with Indie Flynn

Stop Motion Animation with Indie Flynn

Selected dates between 21st August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Come join us at the Made in Stirling store and make your own Stop Motion Animation short film with Indie Flynn from local charity Square Peg SCIO!

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The BIG Christmas Exhibition

The BIG Christmas Exhibition

12th November 2021 - 24th December 2021

Please join us at Greengallery for our BIG Christmas Exhibition from 12th November to 24th December!

Find out about The BIG Christmas Exhibition on What's On Stirling
The Man Who Could Paint Anything – The Legacy of Thomas Stuart Smith

The Man Who Could Paint Anything – The Legacy of Thomas Stuart Smith

30th April 2021 - 1st January 2022

This exhibition showcases some of The Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum’s remarkable art collection.

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Jack and the Beanstalk
Join Dame Nellie Numpty and her useless son, Jack, for a traditional family panto, full of magic, laughter and excitement this Christmas!
Cinderella Pantomime
The Alhambra Theatre presents the Christmas Panto 'Cinderella' from 15th to 27th December 2021.
East Neuk Christmas Market
Enjoy a fun filled day at the East Neuk Christmas Market on 12th December with a good choice of seasonal food, produce, crafts and street food, plus Santa's Grotto!
Ya Wee Sleeping Beauty
The Kings present Kirkcaldy's brand new Christmas Show "Ya Wee Sleeping Beauty" a brand new, sparklingly magical fun filled show for the whole family!
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Santa really is coming to town! Enjoy an extra magical experience this year when Santa comes to the Kingsgate Shopping Centre.

Popular Venues

Adam Smith Theatre Alhambra Theatre Dunfermline Carnegie Hall Rothes Halls The Byre Theatre St Andrews