Scotland embraces the holidays with festive theatre productions, month-long markets in Edinburgh and Glasgow, and other special events around the country. Be sure to make the most of the holiday spirit in Scotland by experiencing some of what is on offer!
Explore Edinburgh Zoo in a new way and see hand-crafted Chinese lanterns.
Experience a traditional Panto at one of Edinburgh’s iconic theatres.
Explore different places across town from art studios to historic sites.
Discover a range of objects made by local artists and designers. Perfect for that something special holiday shopping!
Join Glasgow’s community choir, Merchant Voices, for their Christmas concert featuring seasonal favourites.
Don your Santa costume & set off on a 5k through Glasgow to raise money for Beatson Cancer Charity.
Enjoy an afternoon or evening with festive gin cocktails and sampling!
Join St Andrew’s The Other Guys for a special evening of Christmas cocktails to benefit Breast Cancer Care & Down Syndrome Scotland.
Enjoy a special Christmas Market & activities all day.
Explore the Antonine Wall at night with light displays.
Shop local goods and crafts in style at Stirling Castle’s annual Christmas Fayre.
Get into the holiday spirit with The Nutcracker.