Christmas And New Year events in Fife

View all the upcoming Christmas And New Year events taking place throughout Fife below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Fife

The One Stop Christmas Shop for CHAS

The One Stop Christmas Shop for CHAS

16th November 2020 - 30th November 2020
Online Event

CHAS launches its first ever ‘One Stop Christmas Shop’ to raise vital funds for vulnerable children and families over the festive season and help local businesses at the same time.
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Falkland Late Night Shopping Event

Falkland Late Night Shopping Event

Selected dates between 18th November 2020 - 2nd December 2020

Come along to these late night, socially distanced Christmas Makers Markets and support the local village businesses!
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Super Market Virtual Christmas 2020

Super Market Virtual Christmas 2020

20th November 2020 - 13th December 2020
Online Event

Super Market Events is back with the UK's first immersive virtual Christmas Market experience! Shop with over 150 Scottish Independent Brands all from the comfort of your own home!
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Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Dunfermline

22nd November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Dunfermline for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
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Kingsgate Christmas Market

Kingsgate Christmas Market

23rd November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Buy some unique and personal gifts for your loved ones at the Kingsgate Christmas Market and help raise money for Marie Curie as well as helping small businesses!
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East Neuk Virtual Open Studio Christmas Market

East Neuk Virtual Open Studio Christmas Market

27th November 2020 - 29th November 2020
Online Event Fife

Feel like giving Black Friday the swerve and supporting small business instead? Then join us for the East Neuk Open Studio Virtual Christmas Market and find unique gifts from our local artists!
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Kezia Gill Band plus Tommy Taylor - CANCELLED

Kezia Gill Band plus Tommy Taylor - CANCELLED

27th November 2020

Kezia Gill with full band supported by her great friend and original artist Tommy Taylor come to Methil for the Xmas Party Charity Night on Friday 27th November!
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Christmas Baking for Children

Christmas Baking for Children

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

Bring your children to enjoy some Christmas baking in the old kitchen at Hill of Tarvit. They will love making their own biscuits to take home!
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Christmas Fayre

Christmas Fayre

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

Come and enjoy the festive season with us at Hill of Tarvit at our beautiful Christmas Fayre on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November!
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Fife Folk Museum Christmas Craft Fayre

Fife Folk Museum Christmas Craft Fayre

29th November 2020

Come along to this Christmas Craft Fayre, it's an ideal opportunity for some Christmas shopping, and help raise funds for Fife Folk Museum!
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Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

3rd December 2020
Online Event

Help Maggie's spread some holiday cheer and join them, with your family, for their online singalong Christmas concert on Thursday 3rd December!
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The Magic of Christmas - CANCELLED

The Magic of Christmas - CANCELLED

3rd December 2020 - 20th December 2020

The Magic of Christmas at Carnegie Hall is a wonder-filled, promenade Christmas experience like never before, a unique, sparkling and magical adventure to remember.
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Cosmos Drive-in Movies

Cosmos Drive-in Movies

4th December 2020 - 6th December 2020
Glenrothes

Enjoy drive-in screenings of family favourite Christmas films plus a special flat screen version of Capcom Go! the Apollo Story from NSC Creative at Fife Airport!
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Gin-gle & Jammies Goes Live

Gin-gle & Jammies Goes Live

4th December 2020
Online Event

With office parties cancelled and mistletoe off the menu this festive season, The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice is aiming to bring some fun-filled Christmas cheer direct into people's homes!
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Central Fife Open Studios Festive Pop-Up Shop

Central Fife Open Studios Festive Pop-Up Shop

5th December 2020 - 6th December 2020
Burntisland

Don’t miss Central Fife Open Studios festive pop-up shop at the Burntisland Heritage Museum on 5th and 6th December!
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Snow White: Panto 2020 - CANCELLED

Snow White: Panto 2020 - CANCELLED

5th December 2020 - 3rd January 2021

Join us on this magical, traditional pantomime adventure where we meet a Wicked Queen, a handsome Prince and the fairest damsel of them all, Snow White!
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SocialEyes Virtual Santa’s Grotto

SocialEyes Virtual Santa’s Grotto

5th December 2020
Online Event

The festive season may be looking a little different, but children can still meet Santa Claus as Scottish events company, SocialEyes launches an online grotto to keep the spirit of Christmas alive!
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St Andrews Art Club Winter Exhibition

St Andrews Art Club Winter Exhibition

5th December 2020 - 13th December 2020
St Andrews

St Andrews Art Club is delighted to announce the 2020 Christmas Exhibition held in the club rooms at Argyle Street and also online!
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The Greatest Snowman: A Stayin’ Inn Pantomime

The Greatest Snowman: A Stayin’ Inn Pantomime

5th December 2020
Online Event

With the majority of Scotland on some form of lockdown, no live shows to keep us going and the festive magic all but disappearing, Dopy Dunlap is here to save Christmas!
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Elf Family Fun Run 2020

Elf Family Fun Run 2020

6th December 2020
Online Event

The Maggie’s Forth Valley Elf Family Fun Run is back on Sunday 6th December 2020 and this time it’s VIRTUAL!
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Panto-Crime! A Festive Online Murder Mystery

Panto-Crime! A Festive Online Murder Mystery

8th December 2020 - 21st December 2020
Online Event

Pantomime meets Murder Mystery in this festive online series from Whodunnit Events between the 8th - 21st December!
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That’ll Be The Day Christmas Show 2020

That’ll Be The Day Christmas Show 2020

Selected dates between 8th December 2020 - 12th December 2020
Online Event

That'll Be The Day Christmas Special is the essential start to the festive season with a sparkling mix of Christmas hits, fun and nostalgia with that guaranteed 'festive feel good' factor!
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Christmas Wreath Workshops

Christmas Wreath Workshops

9th December 2020 - 10th December 2020

Get in the Christmas spirit at one of Lindores Abbey Distillery's Christmas Wreath workshops by the wonderful Bramble & Thyme Flowers.
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Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

14th December 2020 - 3rd January 2021
Online Event

The Original Online Panto Company is proud to present a magical production from Polka Dot Pantomimes, the spellbinding fairy-tale of Sleeping Beauty!
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Culture Club: White Christmas

Culture Club: White Christmas

15th December 2020

White Christmas is one of the all-time best feel good Christmas movies and you can watch it at the Byre Theatre on 15th December!
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The McDougalls: Christmas Party

The McDougalls: Christmas Party

19th December 2020 - 24th December 2020
Online Event Fife

With theatre across the country closed this year, family theatre favourites The McDougalls are hosting the biggest and best virtual party of the year - and everyone's invited!
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The Secret Theatre

The Secret Theatre

21st December 2020 - 24th December 2020
Online Event

Scottish Ballet will bring the magic of theatre to your home this Christmas thanks to their brand-new film, The Secret Theatre!
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Rapunzel: A Hairy Tale Adventure

Rapunzel: A Hairy Tale Adventure

23rd December 2020 - 4th January 2021
Online Event

The National Theatre of Scotland in partnership with Historic Environment Scotland presents Rapunzel: A Hairy Tale Adventure an online festive show, packed full of songs and filmed at Stirling Castle!
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Christmas Eve Jingle

Christmas Eve Jingle

24th December 2020
National Event

Let's end 2020 with a bit of magic, hope and togetherness by heading outside at 6pm on Christmas Eve and ringing a bell to spread Christmas spirit!
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A Queen’s Speech

A Queen’s Speech

25th December 2020
Online Event

Paige Ootabook invites audiences to join her in her royally lovely residence for her reflections on the annus haribo-eatis year we have just endured, and her hopes and wishes in 2021.
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Cinderella: Panto 2021

Cinderella: Panto 2021

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 the Adam Smith Theatre!
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Cinderella Pantomime

Cinderella Pantomime

8th December 2021 - 27th December 2021

The Alhambra Theatre presents the Christmas Panto 'Cinderella' from 8th to 27th December 2021.
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Nardone’s Academy Of Performing Arts Presents: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

Nardone’s Academy Of Performing Arts Presents: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

13th December 2021 - 16th December 2021

Nardone’s Academy of Performing Arts are back in business in 2021 bringing to you yet another full fun extravaganza production - Snow White!
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Christmas Crooners ‘Santa Baby’

Christmas Crooners ‘Santa Baby’

22nd December 2021

Christmas Crooners returns to Rothes Halls on Wednesday 22th December. Come and sing along to great songs from Christmas past!
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The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

30th December 2021

The Chilli's have fast become a global phenomenon, rocking far flung shores from Bangkok to New York and everywhere in between and you can catch them at the Alhambra Theatre on December 30th 2021.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail

Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail

21st November 2020 - 24th December 2020

All About Barrhead have teamed up with High Street Safari to create an interactive Christmas story-trail for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Clarkston Christmas Trail

The Clarkston Christmas Trail

21st November 2020 - 24th December 2020

I Love Clarkston have teamed up with High Street Safari to create an interactive Christmas story-trail for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about The Clarkston Christmas Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Christmas Crafting

East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Christmas Crafting

26th November 2020

East Ren Carers Centre will be holding an online demonstration on Christmas Crafting on November 26th, learn how to make your own table centre-piece or make your gifts stand out from the rest!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Christmas Crafting on What's On East Renfrewshire
Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED

Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

All About Barrhead and I Love Clarkston Business Improvement Districts have come together to host the Kids Out Christmas Gift Drive!

Find out about Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Netherlee Living Advent

Netherlee Living Advent

1st December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Netherlee's Living Advent Calendar is set to create some much needed 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
The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party

The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party

3rd December 2020 - 13th December 2020

With theatre across the country closed this year, family theatre favourites The McDougalls are hosting the biggest and best virtual party of the year - and everyone's invited!

Find out about The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party on What's On East Renfrewshire
Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

5th December 2020

Deck your halls with your very own festive creations this winter thanks to the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

Find out about Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Breakfast With Santa & Santa’s Grotto

Breakfast With Santa & Santa’s Grotto

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

Find out about Breakfast With Santa & Santa’s Grotto on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Cards for Good Causes

Cards for Good Causes

12th November 2020 - 14th December 2020

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
Webcam Circus Show

Webcam Circus Show

12th November 2020 - 20th December 2020

Welcome to one and only webcam circus show, an online family-friendly and interactive circus show performed live on Zoom!

Find out about Webcam Circus Show on What's On Edinburgh
Gingerbread House Decorating at The Cauldron Edinburgh

Gingerbread House Decorating at The Cauldron Edinburgh

14th November 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Calling all Elves! Don your loudest Christmas jumper and join us at The Cauldron Edinburgh for a Gingerbread House Decorating activity!

Find out about Gingerbread House Decorating at The Cauldron Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Search Party

Christmas Search Party

20th November 2020 - 8th January 2021

Great fun for all ages, Christmas Search Party is a brand new interactive outdoor experience from the team that brought you Fringe Search Party. All you need is a fully charged mobile phone!

Find out about Christmas Search Party on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

20th November 2020 - 3rd January 2021

Make your evenings merry and bright this festive season with a magical journey to the North Pole and back!

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

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

22nd November 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Tour of Chocolate *Festive Edition*

Tour of Chocolate *Festive Edition*

24th November 2020 - 31st December 2020

Immerse yourself in festive cheer and award-winning chocolate at The Chocolatarium - Edinburgh's visitor attraction dedicated to chocolate!

Find out about Tour of Chocolate *Festive Edition* on What's On Edinburgh
Ocean Terminal Christmas Market

Ocean Terminal Christmas Market

25th November 2020 - 23rd December 2020

With Christmas just round the corner, LocalMotive Markets is extending the regular Ocean Terminal Market over the festive period and will be brimming with local and Scottish gifts, food, and drinks!

Find out about Ocean Terminal Christmas Market on What's On Edinburgh
The Snow Queen - POSTPONED

The Snow Queen - POSTPONED

25th November 2020 - 3rd January 2021

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh is delighted to present a brand new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Snow Queen for Christmas.

Find out about The Snow Queen - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas at the Botanics

Christmas at the Botanics

26th November 2020 - 3rd January 2021

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
Festive Botanical Pop-Up

Festive Botanical Pop-Up

26th November 2020

For one day only Boyes Botanics will be popping up shop at the Leith Walk Police Box armed with a variety of festive wreaths, winter foliage bunches, dried flower bouquets and botanical gifts.

Find out about Festive Botanical Pop-Up on What's On Edinburgh
Aladdin - CANCELLED

Aladdin - CANCELLED

27th November 2020 - 31st December 2020

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

Find out about Aladdin - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Grotto at Dalkeith Country Park

Santa’s Grotto at Dalkeith Country Park

28th November 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Santa and his elves are coming to Dalkeith Country Park to give your kids an unforgettably magical experience this Christmas.

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dalkeith Country Park on What's On Edinburgh
Braid House Christmas Fair

Braid House Christmas Fair

30th November 2020 - 4th December 2020

Join Braid House on Facebook for their fundraising Christmas Fair, selling baked goods, presents for family and friends and even Reindeer dust!

Find out about Braid House Christmas Fair on What's On Edinburgh
Lyceum Christmas Tales

Lyceum Christmas Tales

1st December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Join us this festive season for a Christmas offering unlike any other. Lyceum Christmas Tales is an advent calendar of 12 stories for audiences in Edinburgh and beyond.

Find out about Lyceum Christmas Tales on What's On Edinburgh
Santa’s Advent Stories

Santa’s Advent Stories

1st December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Edinburgh’s Christmas has teamed up with Forth 1’s breakfast elves Boogie and Arlene to bring you Santa’s Advent Stories!

Find out about Santa’s Advent Stories on What's On Edinburgh
Castle Street Christmas Fair

Castle Street Christmas Fair

3rd December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Castle Street Christmas Fair returns in December, providing everyone with something special to buy and enjoy. Not to be missed this year!

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

Christmas at the Palace: Family trail

3rd December 2020 - 4th January 2021

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 Drive-Thru Experience at Conifox

Christmas Drive-Thru Experience at Conifox

3rd December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Conifox Adventure Park's sell-out Christmas experience returms this December, but with a ‘2020’ twist.

Find out about Christmas Drive-Thru Experience at Conifox on What's On Edinburgh
Beecraigs Festive Forest - CANCELLED

Beecraigs Festive Forest - CANCELLED

4th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Following last year’s debut event, Beecraigs Festive Forest is back for 2020, bigger, brighter, longer and more spectacular!

Find out about Beecraigs Festive Forest - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Festival Wreath Making - Christmas Workshop

Festival Wreath Making - Christmas Workshop

5th December 2020

Get you into the Christmas spirit as you make beautiful Christmas Wreaths for your home or for fabulous gifts this December with The Edinburgh Sewcial Club!

Find out about Festival Wreath Making - Christmas Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Spectacle of Light

Spectacle of Light

5th December 2020 - 3rd January 2021

Don't miss Dalkeith Country Park’s winter festive light experience 'Spectacle of Light' when it returns in 2020! It's a magical after-dark adventure for all the family!

Find out about Spectacle of Light on What's On Edinburgh
Children’s Classic Concerts: The Night Before Christmas - CANCELLED

Children’s Classic Concerts: The Night Before Christmas - CANCELLED

6th December 2020

CCC's Owen Gunnell has left the festive preparations to the last minute, with the help of his friends from the RSNO, will he make it a happy Christmas to all and to all a good night?

Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

11th December 2020 - 10th January 2021

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

Find out about Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations on What's On Edinburgh
Abbamania’s 2020 Christmas Party - CANCELLED

Abbamania’s 2020 Christmas Party - CANCELLED

12th December 2020

You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life. So dust off your platforms, put on your flares and come along and enjoy an unforgettable Christmas night with Abbamania!

Find out about Abbamania’s 2020 Christmas Party - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Christmas Gin Festival - To Be Rescheduled

Edinburgh Christmas Gin Festival - To Be Rescheduled

12th December 2020

The Edinburgh Christmas Gin Festival is coming to Central Hall on Saturday 12th December! Come along and meet the distillers, chat, sample and even buy a bottle to take home!

Find out about Edinburgh Christmas Gin Festival - To Be Rescheduled on What's On Edinburgh
Family Wreath Making - POSTPONED

Family Wreath Making - POSTPONED

12th December 2020

Get hands on at Hopetoun and create your own beautiful wreath and make some wood cookie ornaments to hang on your tree.

Find out about Family Wreath Making - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Santa at The Georgian House

Santa at The Georgian House

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

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.

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

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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
The Paraffin Pixies Search for Santa

The Paraffin Pixies Search for Santa

12th December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

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
Wreath Making - POSTPONED

Wreath Making - POSTPONED

12th December 2020

Get hands on at Hopetoun House and create your own beautiful wreath completely from scratch in this workshop on 12th December!

Find out about Wreath Making - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
The Stand Christmas Special - CANCELLED

The Stand Christmas Special - CANCELLED

14th December 2020 - 19th December 2020

Join The Stand Christmas Special... With Kai Humphries, Brennan Reece, Amy Matthews and more...

Find out about The Stand Christmas Special - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Edinburgh

The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Edinburgh

16th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival... featuring pantomimes, huge Christmas parties, festive movie screenings, fireworks, comedy, food trucks & more!

Find out about The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Unique Events: Drive In Movies - Christmas

Unique Events: Drive In Movies - Christmas

17th December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Fasten your seatbelts – it’s time for Drive In Movies - Christmas! With a bumper selection of films to choose from, we hope you are ready for a wild ride.

Find out about Unique Events: Drive In Movies - Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Festival Day

Christmas Festival Day

19th December 2020

Visit the The Palace of Holyroodhouse to see the beautifully decorated State Apartments, discover some historic Christmas traditions and make your own Christmas decoration to take home.

Find out about Christmas Festival Day on What's On Edinburgh
Dunedin Consort - Children’s Messiah

Dunedin Consort - Children’s Messiah

21st December 2020

Fun for all the family is guaranteed in the Dunedin Consort's interactive 45-minute concert specifically devised for children!

Find out about Dunedin Consort - Children’s Messiah on What's On Edinburgh
Dunedin Consort: Messiah

Dunedin Consort: Messiah

21st December 2020

A fixture of the Christmas Season, join Dunedin Consort for their annual performance of Handel's Messiah at St Marys Cathedral Edinburgh on 21st December!

Find out about Dunedin Consort: Messiah on What's On Edinburgh
Free Screening: Alternative Christmas Screening: Tokyo Godfathers

Free Screening: Alternative Christmas Screening: Tokyo Godfathers

23rd December 2020

Satoshi Kon’s Christmas nativity portrays individuals at the edge of society being brought together in a touching adventure between three homeless people in Tokyo.

Car Park Panto: Horrible Histories presents Horrible Christmas

Car Park Panto: Horrible Histories presents Horrible Christmas

30th December 2020 - 31st December 2020

Just when you thought panto was cancelled, Horrible Histories comes to the rescue with their own unique take on the great British tradition!

Edinburgh Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh and Dinner 2020 - CANCELLED

Edinburgh Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh and Dinner 2020 - CANCELLED

31st December 2020

Edinburgh's world-famous Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh and Dinner returns to the capital on December 31st 2020!

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED

31st December 2020

There's a reason why Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party is world renowned... it's THE place to be on New Year's Eve.

Find out about Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Sock Snowmen

Sock Snowmen

21st November 2021

Make a beautiful little festive snowman to decorate your home for Christmas at this family workshop in Lauriston Castle!

Find out about Sock Snowmen on What's On Edinburgh
Tartan Wreaths

Tartan Wreaths

26th November 2021

Make a colourful and unique Christmas wreath for your door using tartan remnants, bells, baubles and ribbons. No sewing is required!

Find out about Tartan Wreaths on What's On Edinburgh
Big Big Christmas Party Nights

Big Big Christmas Party Nights

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

The Edinburgh Corn Exchange Big Big Christmas Party Nights return for 2021, bigger and better than ever before!

Find out about Big Big Christmas Party Nights on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Patchwork Appliqued Cushions

Christmas Patchwork Appliqued Cushions

27th November 2021

Make a beautiful appliqued cushion using exquisite Christmas and vintage-inspired fabrics with Felicity Bryant!

Find out about Christmas Patchwork Appliqued Cushions on What's On Edinburgh
King’s Panto: Sleeping Beauty

King’s Panto: Sleeping Beauty

27th November 2021 - 16th January 2022

Rise and shine! Allan Stewart, Andy Gray, Grant Stott and Jordan Young return in the pantomime of your dreams!

Find out about King’s Panto: Sleeping Beauty on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas Tricks with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Christmas Tricks with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

28th November 2021

The Christmas magic show is back at Lauriston Castle! Witness mind-blowing magic and festive frolics for the whole family in a lavish, historic setting inside the Castle.

Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

30th November 2021

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for an exploration of the 19th century Christmas through antique objects, many from her own collection which inspire her intricate etchings.

Find out about Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Printmaking for Christmas

Printmaking for Christmas

2nd December 2021

Join us for an adorable Christmas class where you can print Robins, fir trees and other beautiful motifs with artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!

Find out about Printmaking for Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Enchanted Christmas Pictures

Enchanted Christmas Pictures

4th December 2021

Create a Christmas themed 3-dimensional framed picture that will light up like an enchanted magical forest in this workshop with Lauriston Castle staff!

Find out about Enchanted Christmas Pictures on What's On Edinburgh
An Edwardian Christmas

An Edwardian Christmas

5th December 2021

It’s Christmas 1910 all the family and staff come together to enjoy the season. Walk through Lauriston Castle on a special tour watching the performance by Edinburgh Living History unfold!

Find out about An Edwardian Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Paper Garlands and Silver Wings

Paper Garlands and Silver Wings

6th December 2021

Using a selection of beautiful papers and foils in silvery colours create a wreath, angel and garland in this relaxing workshop with Artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!

Find out about Paper Garlands and Silver Wings on What's On Edinburgh
Adult Special Event - Film screening: Scrooge

Adult Special Event - Film screening: Scrooge

10th December 2021

Join us at Lauriston Castle as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the release of this all-singing, all-dancing adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic.

Find out about Adult Special Event - Film screening: Scrooge on What's On Edinburgh
A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle

A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle

12th December 2021

Join us at Lauriston Castle for our annual Christmas event where you can capture the magic of Christmas past!

Find out about A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle on What's On Edinburgh
Il Divo

Il Divo

12th December 2021

The original and the best classical cross over group of all time Il Divo return to the UK in December 2021 for the Christmas With Il Divo tour and stop off at the Usher Hall!

Find out about Il Divo on What's On Edinburgh
Festive Decorations

Festive Decorations

15th December 2021

Join us for a festive class making a variety of Christmas decorations to adorn your home!

Find out about Festive Decorations on What's On Edinburgh
Country Wreaths and Garlands

Country Wreaths and Garlands

17th December 2021

Make a sweet little natural wreath inspired by Scandinavia with little painted reindeers, stars and hearts and a magical lit garland to decorate your door, stairs or fireplace!

Find out about Country Wreaths and Garlands on What's On Edinburgh
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.

Find out about Green Wreaths on What's On Edinburgh
Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

18th December 2021

Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!

Find out about Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show on What's On Edinburgh
Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of Lauriston Castle at Christmas

Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of Lauriston Castle at Christmas

19th December 2021

Join us for a special Christmas Tour at Lauriston Castle specifically designed for visually impaired visitors.

Fresh Giant Wreaths

Fresh Giant Wreaths

19th December 2021

Join Margaret Findlay as you gather natural greenery to make 2 giant wreaths for you home!

Find out about Fresh Giant Wreaths on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Glasgow

Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

Selected dates between 4th October 2020 - 6th December 2020

Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands, featuring a range of boutique stalls!

Find out about Park Lane Market on What's On Glasgow
Christmas Party Heroes

Christmas Party Heroes

19th November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Join many other businesses in making a BIG difference to a LOT of peoples lives this Christmas by donating the unused cost of your Christmas party to Glasgow's Golden Generation!

Find out about Christmas Party Heroes on What's On Glasgow
Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail

20th November 2020 - 10th January 2021

Come to Luss to experience the Christmas magic of the Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail complete with a new festive mystery to be solved!

Find out about Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
Social Distance Santa & Elf Experience

Social Distance Santa & Elf Experience

20th November 2020 - 24th December 2020

This year, major attractions have been cancelled but Christmas has not and Santa is busy and so are his little elves planning a safe socially distanced experience for you and your family!

Find out about Social Distance Santa & Elf Experience on What's On Glasgow
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - CANCELLED

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - CANCELLED

26th November 2020 - 10th January 2021

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town at the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow is a truly magical pantomime with a real Christmas feel-good factor!

Find out about Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival

Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

The annual Helensburgh Winter Festival has been cancelled this year due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, so it's going online instead!

Find out about Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival on What's On Glasgow
Champagne v Sparkling Wine Tasting - POSTPONED

Champagne v Sparkling Wine Tasting - POSTPONED

1st December 2020

Enjoy a fun, Friday night fizz tasting with wine expert Master of Wine Rose Murray Brown to guide you!

Find out about Champagne v Sparkling Wine Tasting - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Garlands & Gifts - CANCELLED

Garlands & Gifts - CANCELLED

3rd December 2020

Experience Pollok House dressed for Christmas, while you browse all the goodies by their unique Scottish suppliers at their Garlands & Gifts event on December 3rd!

Find out about Garlands & Gifts - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
The Drag-Opticon Show Holiday Special - POSTPONED

The Drag-Opticon Show Holiday Special - POSTPONED

4th December 2020

It's the most wonderful time of the year and Drag-Opticon is getting into the festive spirit with a Holiday Special!

Find out about The Drag-Opticon Show Holiday Special - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Bungo Christmas Market

Bungo Christmas Market

5th December 2020 - 6th December 2020

After the success of 'Bungo Not in the Back Lanes' in the Summer, The Strathbungo Society are back with another fantastic online event... 'The Bungo Christmas Market'!

Find out about Bungo Christmas Market on What's On Glasgow
Children’s Classic Concerts and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra present: The Night Before Christmas - CANCELLED

Children’s Classic Concerts and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra present: The Night Before Christmas - CANCELLED

5th December 2020

CCC's Owen Gunnell has left the festive preparations to the last minute, with the help of his friends from the RSNO, will he make it a happy Christmas to all and to all a good night?

Christmas Inspired Candle And Wax Melt Making Workshop - CANCELLED

Christmas Inspired Candle And Wax Melt Making Workshop - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 5th December 2020

Join The Divine Hag for their Christmas inspired workshops and learn how to mix a selection of essential oils before making your own soy candle & melts!

Festive Market

Festive Market

5th December 2020 - 6th December 2020

The Helensburgh and Lomond Civic Centre & Scottish Stall Hire and Events are hosting a fully outdoor Festive Market on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th December to spread some festive joy!

Find out about Festive Market on What's On Glasgow
Socially Distanced Santa Claus Door Step Visits

Socially Distanced Santa Claus Door Step Visits

Selected dates between 5th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Christmas isn't cancelled this year, just very different... you might not be able to visit Santa’s Grotto but Santa can come to you thanks to the team at Bounce & Party Glasgow!

Find out about Socially Distanced Santa Claus Door Step Visits on What's On Glasgow
Elfventures Doorstep Visits

Elfventures Doorstep Visits

Selected dates between 6th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Jingle and Bells are two silly elves who have sneaked away from the North Pole to bring festive cheer straight to your doorstep just before Christmas!

Find out about Elfventures Doorstep Visits on What's On Glasgow
Govan Christmas Window Wanderland

Govan Christmas Window Wanderland

9th December 2020 - 10th December 2020

Come on a magical evening walk and enjoy colourful displays in the windows of Govan this Christmas when Govan Window Wanderland returns on the 9th & 10th December!

Find out about Govan Christmas Window Wanderland on What's On Glasgow
Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Selected dates between 11th December 2020 - 27th December 2020

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
GSC At Home Presents The Christmas Extravaganza

GSC At Home Presents The Christmas Extravaganza

11th December 2020

Don your best Christmas Jumper and grab a mug of hot chocolate as Glasgow Science Centre explore the science of the season on the 11th of December!

Find out about GSC At Home Presents The Christmas Extravaganza on What's On Glasgow
Beatson Santa Dash

Beatson Santa Dash

12th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

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
Christmas Market

Christmas Market

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 16th December 2020

The White Elephant are holding an indoor Christmas Market on the 12th, 13th & 16th December!

Find out about Christmas Market on What's On Glasgow
Christmas UnCancelled 2020

Christmas UnCancelled 2020

12th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

Step into the Song & Dance Factory and let their magical Christmas Elf take your family on an exciting adventure full of magic, interactive fun for 30 minutes of Song & Dance Factory Festive cheer!

Find out about Christmas UnCancelled 2020 on What's On Glasgow
Jack and the Beanstalk - POSTPONED

Jack and the Beanstalk - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

This Christmas, The Britannia Panopticon in association with The Vesta Girls present the giant of a pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk!

Find out about Jack and the Beanstalk - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie on What's On Glasgow
SWG3 Winter Wonderland

SWG3 Winter Wonderland

12th December 2020 - 31st December 2020

Join the team at SWG3 this festive season as they transform their yard into a winter wonderland for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about SWG3 Winter Wonderland on What's On Glasgow
Gingerbread Making Class

Gingerbread Making Class

Selected dates between 13th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

What could be more Christmassy than a bit of gingerbread house building and decorating! Why not join Syd from Bella's Cakes for one of these festive workshops!

Find out about Gingerbread Making Class on What's On Glasgow
Sunday Markets at BAaD

Sunday Markets at BAaD

Selected dates between 13th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Held weekly, the Sunday Markets at BAaD showcase eclectic, handmade & one-off pieces from an amazing variety of traders from all over Scotland!

Find out about Sunday Markets at BAaD on What's On Glasgow
Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail

Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail

14th December 2020 - 30th December 2020

A group of penguins have escaped from the zoo and have invaded Craigton, Southside & Southeast areas of Glasgow and it is your mission to try and spot as many as you can!

Find out about Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail on What's On Glasgow
The Stand Christmas Special - POSTPONED

The Stand Christmas Special - POSTPONED

14th December 2020 - 19th December 2020

Forget wearing paper hats and eating over-priced turkey – instead come and get some Christmas cheer from the very best comics from the UK and beyond at The Stand Glasgow!

Find out about The Stand Christmas Special - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Ali the Magic Elf

Ali the Magic Elf

16th December 2020 - 25th December 2020

Ali the Magic Elf is a fun-filled festive adventure for 3 to 6 year olds being screened online by the Tron Theatre!

Find out about Ali the Magic Elf on What's On Glasgow
Concerts by Candlelight: Reflection

Concerts by Candlelight: Reflection

16th December 2020

Join the Scottish Ensemble for Concerts by Candlelight: Reflection a spectacular filmed concert, rich in glowing atmosphere and steeped in solace!

Find out about Concerts by Candlelight: Reflection on What's On Glasgow
Winter Wonderland Dance Party

Winter Wonderland Dance Party

16th December 2020

Join YDance on Wednesday 16th December for this one-off, Winter Wonderland Dance Party for 8 to 12 year olds!

Find out about Winter Wonderland Dance Party on What's On Glasgow
A Lad In Govan - A Socially Conscious Panto!

A Lad In Govan - A Socially Conscious Panto!

17th December 2020 - 27th December 2020

A-Lad in Govan, a brand new, first of its kind digital pantomime starring River City's Cameron Fulton and Julie Duncan, comes to Govan’s Pearce Institute from 17th - 27th December!

Find out about A Lad In Govan - A Socially Conscious Panto! on What's On Glasgow
Jack Off The Beanstalk

Jack Off The Beanstalk

17th December 2020

This Christmas, The Britannia Panopticon in association with The Vesta Girls present a special panto, just for adults!

Find out about Jack Off The Beanstalk on What's On Glasgow
A Letter To Mrs Claus at Pollok House

A Letter To Mrs Claus at Pollok House

18th December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Visit Pollok House this Christmas for a truly unique experience full of festive family fun!

Find out about A Letter To Mrs Claus at Pollok House on What's On Glasgow
At The Flix Drive In: Christmas

At The Flix Drive In: Christmas

18th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Join At The Flix for a magical Christmas drive-in movie event with films shown on the world's largest outdoor LED screen at Prestwick Airport!

Find out about At The Flix Drive In: Christmas on What's On Glasgow
ABBA Tribute Christmas Disco

ABBA Tribute Christmas Disco

19th December 2020

Join us for a night of ABBA classics & disco in Glasgow's most stunning venue - BAaD!

Find out about ABBA Tribute Christmas Disco on What's On Glasgow
Christmas SOS (Outdoor Event)

Christmas SOS (Outdoor Event)

19th December 2020

Join What Happens Now? on December 19th for 'Christmas SOS'... an hour-long interactive story adventure for 6-8 year olds!

Find out about Christmas SOS (Outdoor Event) on What's On Glasgow
RSNO Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman - CANCELLED

RSNO Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman - CANCELLED

19th December 2020

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

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

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 on What's On Glasgow
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
Sleeping Senga

Sleeping Senga

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 on What's On Glasgow
The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella

The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella

1st December 2021 - 16th January 2022

Classic family pantomime, The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella, comes to the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow in December 2021 featuring an all star cast!

Find out about The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella 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
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe

12th December 2021

The nation's favourite and most-loved musical duo Michael Ball and Alfie Boe join forces again for a 2021 UK Tour, catch them live at The SSE Hydro on 12th December!

Find out about Michael Ball & Alfie Boe on What's On Glasgow
ABBAMANIA

ABBAMANIA

23rd December 2021

Dust off your platforms, put on your flares and come along and enjoy an unforgettable Christmas night out with ABBAMANIA at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on 23rd December 2021!

Find out about ABBAMANIA on What's On Glasgow
Bad Manners

Bad Manners

1st January 2022

Bad Manners featuring Buster Bloodvessel and co. will give a crackin' good show of aggressive and highly danceable good-time ska at Slay Glasgow on 1st January 2022!

Find out about Bad Manners on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

St Andrew’s Hospice Light Up A Life

St Andrew’s Hospice Light Up A Life

1st October 2020 - 22nd December 2020

You can celebrate the life of someone special and make a difference to the lives of patients and their loved ones this Christmas by supporting St Andrew's Hospice 'Light Up a Life' campaign!

Find out about St Andrew’s Hospice Light Up A Life on What's On Lanarkshire
The Haven Christmas Raffle 2020

The Haven Christmas Raffle 2020

1st November 2020 - 4th December 2020

The Haven are delighted to launch their first event online raffle with funds raised helping to sustain vital support services for those affected by life limiting illness and bereavement.

Find out about The Haven Christmas Raffle 2020 on What's On Lanarkshire
St Andrew’s Hospice Virtual Santa Dash

St Andrew’s Hospice Virtual Santa Dash

8th November 2020 - 13th December 2020

The St Andrew's Hospice Santa Dash is back! Santa and his reindeer may have to socially distance this year but they still need your help in their training for the Big Day!

Find out about St Andrew’s Hospice Virtual Santa Dash on What's On Lanarkshire
Lanark Winter Wonderland

Lanark Winter Wonderland

21st November 2020 - 28th December 2020

We know how different and difficult this festive season is going to be for all of us... so here's lots of reasons from Discover Lanark why this Christmas in Lanark can still be extra special!

Find out about Lanark Winter Wonderland on What's On Lanarkshire
Jerusalem News

Jerusalem News

1st December 2020 - 31st December 2020

Jerusalem News by Drama Kirk is a short, fun nativity is suitable for primary school children!

Find out about Jerusalem News on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Party Nights - CANCELLED

Christmas Party Nights - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 5th December 2020 - 12th December 2020

Join Functions R Us for one of their fantastic annual Christmas Party Nights this December in the New Town Hall Cumbernauld!

Find out about Christmas Party Nights - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Fair at the Farm - CANCELLED

Christmas Fair at the Farm - CANCELLED

6th December 2020

Celebrate Christmas down on the farm with festive donkeys and a visit to Santa and his tractor-driving elf at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life!

Find out about Christmas Fair at the Farm - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
The BIGGAR Christmas Sessions - CANCELLED

The BIGGAR Christmas Sessions - CANCELLED

6th December 2020

Join The Material Geeks on Sunday the 6th of December for two of their new workshops making Festive Bath Bombs or taking part in Santa's Slime Studio!

Find out about The BIGGAR Christmas Sessions - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas at Clyde Valley Family Park

Christmas at Clyde Valley Family Park

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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
Gouldings Enchanted Winter Wonderland Forest Trail

Gouldings Enchanted Winter Wonderland Forest Trail

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Join Gouldings for their new magical Christmas experience this year... the Enchanted Winter Wonderland Forest Trail!

Find out about Gouldings Enchanted Winter Wonderland Forest Trail on What's On Lanarkshire
M&D’s On Ice

M&D’s On Ice

12th December 2020 - 3rd January 2021

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
Santa Claus Is Coming To New Lanark

Santa Claus Is Coming To New Lanark

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

This December, enjoy a socially distanced breakfast or early dinner with Santa at New Lanark Mill Cafe!

Find out about Santa Claus Is Coming To New Lanark on What's On Lanarkshire
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

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

Santa’s Magical Circus

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

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 Lanarkshire
The Tolbooth Christmas Shop

The Tolbooth Christmas Shop

12th December 2020 - 7th January 2021

45 local artists and makers will be showcasing their products at The Tolbooth Christmas Shop in Lanark between the 16th November and 7th January!

Find out about The Tolbooth Christmas Shop on What's On Lanarkshire
A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa

A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa

13th December 2020

Enjoy a truly magical Christmas themed afternoon tea for adults and children at the 4 Star Alona Hotel on Sunday 13th December!

Find out about A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa on What's On Lanarkshire
Winter Wreath Workshop - CANCELLED

Winter Wreath Workshop - CANCELLED

13th December 2020

Book a space on the National Museum of Rural Life's festive workshop and create your own wreath to take home inspired by the winter colours of the countryside.

Find out about Winter Wreath Workshop - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Pips and Panda’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

Pips and Panda’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

15th December 2020

Join Pips, Panda and the Christmas Fairy for this special Christmas puppet show at Lanark Memorial Hall!

Find out about Pips and Panda’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

18th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Christmas Lockdown Drive-In is coming to Hamilton! Have a fun filled night and help raise valuable funds for the Catherine McEwan Foundation!

Find out about Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies on What's On Lanarkshire
Festive Creations

Festive Creations

19th December 2020

Create a festive masterpiece for your mantelpiece, all made from natural materials, sourced in Drumpellier Country Park!

Find out about Festive Creations on What's On Lanarkshire
Lanark Christmas Ceilidh - CANCELLED

Lanark Christmas Ceilidh - CANCELLED

19th December 2020

Lanark Memorial Hall welcomes the Clyde Valley Ceilidh Band back for an evening of foot stomping tunes and Christmas ceilidhing on Saturday 19th December!

Find out about Lanark Christmas Ceilidh - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Kids Silent Disco

Christmas Kids Silent Disco

20th December 2020

You're invited to an alternative Christmas Party this year at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, come and join the team for their Kids Silent Disco!

Find out about Christmas Kids Silent Disco on What's On Lanarkshire
The McDougall’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

The McDougall’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

29th December 2020 - 30th December 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, is back by popular demand this December with their captivating Christmas cracker of a show for all the family!

Find out about The McDougall’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Peter Morrison’s Nearly New Year Show - CANCELLED

Peter Morrison’s Nearly New Year Show - CANCELLED

30th December 2020

Peter Morrison's seasonal special - The Nearly New Year Show - returns to the East Kilbride Village Theatre on Wednesday 30th December!

Find out about Peter Morrison’s Nearly New Year Show - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Christmas Crooners

Christmas Crooners

21st December 2021

Guaranteed to get you in the festive mood, come and sing along to great songs from Christmas past with the Christmas Crooners at Motherwell Concert Hall on December 21st 2021!

Find out about Christmas Crooners on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Art for Erskine: Festive Edition

Art for Erskine: Festive Edition

9th November 2020 - 4th December 2020

View contemporary artwork and sculpture by acclaimed and up and coming artists at the Festive Edition of the Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale!

Find out about Art for Erskine: Festive Edition on What's On Renfrewshire
Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt

Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt

14th November 2020 - 3rd January 2021

Christmas might be a little different this year but there's still plenty of festive cheer in Paisley town centre with the Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt!

Find out about Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt on What's On Renfrewshire
Erskine Christmas Cracker Shopping Fayre

Erskine Christmas Cracker Shopping Fayre

20th November 2020 - 27th November 2020

The much loved Erskine Christmas Cracker Shopping Fayre offers a unique shopping experience for the Christmas season and this year it's going virtual!

Find out about Erskine Christmas Cracker Shopping Fayre on What's On Renfrewshire
Zoom call with Santa for ACCORD Hospice

Zoom call with Santa for ACCORD Hospice

30th November 2020 - 15th December 2020

Ho Ho Ho!! ACCORD Hospice are delighted to announce that Santa Claus will be joining them for a series of ZOOM calls this festive season!

Find out about Zoom call with Santa for ACCORD Hospice on What's On Renfrewshire
The Jingle Bell Elf Trail

The Jingle Bell Elf Trail

1st December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Walk or jog around Paisley and Johnstone's town centres and find all of the hidden Active Communities elves on this festive trail for all the family!

Find out about The Jingle Bell Elf Trail on What's On Renfrewshire
The Jingle Bell Virtual Run

The Jingle Bell Virtual Run

1st December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Dress up in your best festive attire and join Active Communities for The Jingle Bell Virtual Run over 12 days in December!

Find out about The Jingle Bell Virtual Run on What's On Renfrewshire
Festive Afternoon Tea

Festive Afternoon Tea

6th December 2020

Show your support for St. Vincent's Hospice by joining them on Sunday 6th December for a fabulous afternoon of great festive fun and entertainment via a live Zoom link!

Find out about Festive Afternoon Tea on What's On Renfrewshire
Light Up A Life

Light Up A Life

6th December 2020

ACCORD Hospice invites you to remember & celebrate the life of someone special as part of their annual Light Up A Life appeal!

Find out about Light Up A Life on What's On Renfrewshire
Santa and the Snow

Santa and the Snow

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Snow Factor are delighted to announce that Santa and the Snow will return to spread Christmas joy in what can only be described as a very unusual year!

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

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Braehead

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Braehead on What's On Renfrewshire
Santa’s Reindeer Hunt

Santa’s Reindeer Hunt

12th December 2020 - 31st December 2020

Santa's reindeer have come to visit RSPB Lochwinnoch and are spending their time out on the reserve near the Aird meadow trail... how many can you spot?

Find out about Santa’s Reindeer Hunt on What's On Renfrewshire
Christmas Wreath Workshops

Christmas Wreath Workshops

13th December 2020

Make a traditional Christmas wreath under the expert guidance of the Countryside Rangers at Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park!

Find out about Christmas Wreath Workshops on What's On Renfrewshire
The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Glasgow

The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Glasgow

16th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival... featuring pantomimes, huge Christmas parties, festive movie screenings, fireworks, comedy, food trucks & more!

Find out about The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Glasgow on What's On Renfrewshire
Republic of Soul Christmas Party

Republic of Soul Christmas Party

19th December 2020

After a memorable Christmas party last year, Republic of Soul return to the Bungalow Paisley for this year's bash!

Find out about Republic of Soul Christmas Party on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 2nd September 2020 - 21st February 2021

Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.

Find out about Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED on What's On Stirling
Santa@Home

Santa@Home

16th September 2020 - 30th November 2020

Woodland Experience has launched Santa@Home, a fun-filled experience that will ensure your family can still enjoy Santa’s magic this year from the comfort of your own living room!

Find out about Santa@Home on What's On Stirling
The Big Christmas Exhibition

The Big Christmas Exhibition

15th November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Come along to Greengallery for their Big Christmas Exhibition with loads of original art and unique Christmas presents!

Find out about The Big Christmas Exhibition on What's On Stirling
Christmas Fun at the Safari Park

Christmas Fun at the Safari Park

26th November 2020 - 20th December 2020

Don't miss the Christmas fun at Blair Drummond Safari Park, with drive-thru reserves, safari animals, illuminated dinosaur trail, Christmas market, locally grown trees and Santa fly-by!

Find out about Christmas Fun at the Safari Park on What's On Stirling
Beauty and the Beast online

Beauty and the Beast online

5th December 2020 - 31st December 2020

Fizzgig Theatre would usually be getting ready for their Panto at Mugdock, but as current circumstances won't allow it, they're bringing it online this year.

Find out about Beauty and the Beast online on What's On Stirling
Christmas Crafting

Christmas Crafting

5th December 2020

Learn a number of skills including hand sewing, machine sewing, upcycling, crafting or stenciling to create your own Christmas decorations, wreaths or any other festive project!

Find out about Christmas Crafting on What's On Stirling
Christmas Stocking Workshop

Christmas Stocking Workshop

9th December 2020

Using scrap fabrics you will make your own unique Christmas stockings in this online workshop run by Transition Stirling on 9th December!

Find out about Christmas Stocking Workshop on What's On Stirling
A Christmas Miracle at Rough Castle - Postponed until Christmas 2021

A Christmas Miracle at Rough Castle - Postponed until Christmas 2021

10th December 2020 - 12th December 2020

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!

Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

11th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

Christmas Lockdown Drive-In is coming to Falkirk! Have a fun filled night and help make a difference to sick children across Scotland.

Find out about Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies on What's On Stirling
Christmas on the Farm

Christmas on the Farm

12th December 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Come and join us on a magical journey to Santa’s toy factory at Briarlands Farm this December!

Find out about Christmas on the Farm on What's On Stirling
Royal Opera House Live: The Nutcracker

Royal Opera House Live: The Nutcracker

12th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

The ultimate Christmas ballet is back on the big screen at Macrobert Arts Centre this December!

Find out about Royal Opera House Live: The Nutcracker on What's On Stirling
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

12th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

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

Find out about Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Stirling on What's On Stirling
Sparkle on the Hill

Sparkle on the Hill

12th December 2020 - 18th December 2020

Rubber Chicken Theatre are delighted to present ‘Sparkle on the Hill’ - a Covid safe way to bring some Christmas magic into our lives.

Find out about Sparkle on the Hill on What's On Stirling
Katherine Jenkins Christmas Spectacular

Katherine Jenkins Christmas Spectacular

19th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Classical music superstar Katherine Jenkins OBE presents a magical and unique Christmas musical from the iconic Royal Albert Hall.

Find out about Katherine Jenkins Christmas Spectacular on What's On Stirling
The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party

The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party

19th December 2020 - 24th December 2020

With theatre across the country closed this year, family theatre favourites The McDougalls are hosting the biggest and best virtual party of the year - and everyone's invited!

Find out about The McDougalls Virtual Christmas Party on What's On Stirling
Rapunzel

Rapunzel

22nd December 2020 - 31st December 2020

A hairy tale adventure brought to the big screen this Christmas, packed full of songs and filmed at Stirling Castle!

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Bo’Ness Gin Festival

Bo’Ness Gin Festival

17th April 2021

Join Scottish Gin Festivals at Bo'ness Town Hall on Saturday 17th April for a special afternoon of local music, tapas and of course... gin!

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Maw Goose

Maw Goose

26th November 2021 - 3rd January 2022

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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Events in Other Areas

The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival at Errol Showground - CANCELLED

The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival at Errol Showground - CANCELLED

26th November 2020 - 28th November 2020
Perth

The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival... featuring pantomimes, huge Christmas parties, festive movie screenings, fireworks, comedy, food trucks & more!
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