With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy this Autumn!
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!
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!
Ho-ho-hold onto your Santa hats everyone - The Tartan Blanket Co. is opening its studio doors in Edinburgh for the first time in two years for a Christmas extravaganza!
Enjoy a visit to Granton Castle Walled Garden! It's open to visitors for a couple of hours every Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
We would like you to join us for the launch of our city’s new orchestra: the Abbotsford String Orchestra at Canongate Kirk at 7.30pm on Saturday December 4th!
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!
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.
3D2D Events are pleased to be able to once again bring to the Assembly Rooms our spectacular Christmas Art, Craft and Design Fair.
Join us at Howden Park Centre for another Christmas cracker of a pantomime - Bairns in the Wood!
Beecraigs Festive Forest is back for 2021. Even bigger, brighter, longer and more spectacular!
Are you ready for the best Christmas party nights in town? Then come along to the O2 Academy Edinburgh this December!
Ho! Ho! Ho! This festive season we invite you to join Santa at IKEA Edinburgh for a festive breakfast for the whole family!
A unique comedy musical Showtour in a taxi. Be driven around Edinburgh, whilst entertained by Lola and her variety of characters!
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.
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!
Castle Street Christmas Market returns in 2021, providing everyone with something special to buy and enjoy. Not to be missed!
Enjoy an hour of new material from Catherine Bohart, the star of BBC2’s The Mash Report, at Monkey Barrel Comedy on 4th & 5th December!
This December, escape reality, reject sanity, and follow us into the afterlife as you immerse yourself into the world of the damned!
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.
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!
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience when it returns to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh!
Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.
The Christmas Market returns to East Princes St Gardens in 2021 for a whole host of bespoke products, gifts and tasty treats!
The Scottish Chamber Choir returns to live performance under direction of Iain McLarty with a Christmas concert of beautiful a cappella music in the intimate setting of Rosslyn Chapel.
Immerse yourself in Prestonfield’s Winter Wonderland party nights on selected dates in December.
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!
Cold Years will be hitting the road for a string of shows around the UK later this year and stop off at The Mash House on Saturday 4th December!
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.
Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
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!
Imagine you could disappear all your problems! Find out how during this practical course with Buddhist nun, Gen Kelsang Wangmo on Saturday 4th December!
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!
Experience Edinburgh's original Farmers' Market at Castle Terrace every Saturday from 9am - 2pm!
Namaste All....! Join us online for the Edinburgh Valmiki Balagokulam Shaka each Saturday!
Make your evenings merry and bright this festive season with a magical journey through Edinburgh Zoo!
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is hosting one of artist Ellie Harrison’s four Early Warning Signs.
Create a Christmas themed 3-dimensional framed picture that will light up like an enchanted magical forest in this online workshop with Lauriston Castle staff!
Descend into a world of grave robbery, mystery and malpractice as you embark on a thrilling adventure into Edinburgh’s dark past.
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!
Enjoy wondrous entertainment and sumptuous food at our festive cabaret celebration this Christmas at the Apex Grassmarket Hotel in Edinburgh.
Join creative stylists and florists Gloam, and lifestyle brand The Tartan Blanket Co., for a festive Christmas Wreath Making workshop on 4th December!
Join Kirsty from Boyes Botanics on 4th December for some festive madness! Armed with all the materials you need, you will learn how to make your own traditional wreath.
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with DJ Josh Scott!
Our ever-popular Christmas Zoo illuminations will return on selected dates this December from 5pm – 9pm.
We bring flamenco to the heart of Scotland and offer classes for all from Beginners to Advanced, six years to sixty-six (& beyond).
Alba Flamenca Kids classes starting again on the 23rd September for ages 3 to 16 years old. Fun classes to learn flamenco moves & plenty taconeos!
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!
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
If you are ages 6-11 and interested in animation, get signed up to our 5 week Animation Sensory & Play workshop!
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!
Incoming: New Acquisitions at the City Art Centre presents a selection of paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture acquired within the last ten years.
On the 250th anniversary of Sir Walter Scott's birth, experience his novels through objects that inspired him.
Join the St Serfs Players at Inverleith St Serfs Church as they bring you the family Pantomime - Jack and the Beanstalk!
Join the Cast of Jack and Beanstalk at the Reconnect Regal Theatre for a family adventure that’s got its head in the clouds!!
'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.
Join Think Circus to spin, twirl, juggle and play at our Kids Circus Club (5-8 year olds) every Tuesday in Leith!
Rise and shine, it's the pantomime of your dreams, as Sleeping Beauty comes to the King's Theatre!
Don't miss this rare opertunity to see and also purchase some of internationally recognised artist Graham Flack's works at the Crags Centre on Saturday 4th December!
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith!
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
This autumn, world-renowned tapestry studio Dovecot brings the work of internationally acclaimed Japanese textile designer Sudō Reiko to Scotland with an innovative exhibition.
Meet our Christmas Drag Performers! Join us and our dashing drag artists at Apex Grassmarket for an unforgettable night of jingling and mingling!
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!
Nature Works features a broad selection of artist books on the theme of climate change and is showing at Upright Gallery from 3rd December.
Ocean Terminal Christmas Market is taking place every weekend through November and over four day periods in December.
Artist Alan Lennon's Studio 52, is inviting you to come browse his unique cards, prints, paintings and sculptures on Saturday 4th December.
Join Edinburgh folk trio Paper Sparrows for the launch of their brand-new 5-track 'Silver EP' at The Pleasance Cabaret Bar on Saturday 4th December!
Portobello Local Market is a much loved monthly venue for truly local food, drink and crafts, held in Brighton Park, Brighton Place, Portobello.
The Surgeons Hall Museums popular Potted Pathology collection in now available to enjoy at your leisure as a complete series!
Tiphereth is having an exhibition of pottery made by the members of our community. The pieces are for sale and can be collected after the exhibition.
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.
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.
This exhibition at the City Art Centre will explore John Henry Lorimer’s art through five key themes: light, identity, family, femininity and home.
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!
Featuring work from some world renowned photograhers, Rockstars Revisited comes to Gallery-Close from 20th November!
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!
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!
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... it’s the perfect way for children to get into the festive spirit.
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Edinburgh for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Livingston for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
This year, The Eco Larder is harbouring this years BIGGEST secret. Santa is in our storeroom!
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!
Get groovy with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
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.
Come and see how the Built Environment is responding to the Climate Emergency at the SpACE pop-up exhibition on now at the old Fire Station, Lauriston Place!
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!
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!
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of their multi-platinum album 'Just Enough Education to Perform' the Stereophonics play some special intimate UK dates including the Usher Hall on 4th December!
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.
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!
Enjoy a night of top stand-up Comedy at The Big Show every weekend at Monkey Barrel Comedy Edinburgh!
The Christmas Drive-In Tour is coming to Edinburgh... it's the ultimate festive family night out featuring comedy, quizzes and film screenings all rolled into one!
The home of award winning street food, craft beer brewed in Edinburgh, wine, desserts & live music.
The Santa Experience returns! Add some magic to your Christmas with a visit to Santa and his elves at Archerfield Walled Garden.
It's back! The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show ruturns in July.
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.
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!
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.
Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!
A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month, showcasing artisan foods, produce and crafts.
Queen of the Night is a stunning celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston, one of the greatest singers of our time!
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!
It's time to open our big colourful shutter at Coburg House Art Studios and invite you in for a Winter Open Studios of old (sort of)!
In celebration of 175 years of ground-breaking research into religion, spirituality and the arts, the University Of Edinburgh's School of Divinity is delighted to host it's first ever literary festiva
Come and see Edinburgh's 2021 Winter Windows, showcasing the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils!
Cowdenbeath Community Theatre bring panto back to the Lochgelly Centre from Wednesday 1st to Saturday 4th of December 2021!
Come along to our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition to explore the stories hidden within some of our fantastic paintings.
Enjoy drive-in screenings of nine festive and space themed movies at Fife Airport on the 3rd, 4th and 5th of December 2021, hosted by Aero Space Kinross and Cosmos Cinema Club!
Don't miss the Crail Christmas Fayre taking place in Crail Community Hall on 4th & 5th December, with stalls, cafe and children's activities there's something for everyone to enjoy!
Polish your pumpkins, dust off your gowns and grab your glass slippers as the Christmas 2021 pantomime Cinderella, is coming to Rothes Halls!
The Foresters Arms, Aberdour is kicking off the first weekend of the festive period with music from the phenomenal Clark n Boj.
Join us at Fairmont St Andrews on 4th December for some fantastic food and fabulous music from 'Could It Be Take That'!
Come along to Cupar & District Model Railway Club's Christmas Model Rail Show on 4th December in the Corn Exchange Cupar!
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!
Shop local this Christmas when Fair Ladies Christmas Market comes to Holy Trinity Church St Andrews on 4th December!
Enjoy a lighthearted evenings entertainment with a Festive Murder Mystery at The Kingswood Hotel!
Come along to Forgan’s Weekend Ceilidh is back every Friday and Saturday night from 10.30pm!
Ho Ho Ho! Funbox invite you to a very special sleepover at Rothes Halls, but you’ll be too excited to snooze cos we're all staying up for Santa!
Join Dame Nellie Numpty and her useless son, Jack, for a traditional family panto, full of magic, laughter and excitement this Christmas!
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!
Love Lego? Then come along to our Lego Club! Become a MASTERBUILDER, creating Lego masterpieces with a different theme each week.
Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart, indoor and outdoor every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday... all welcome!
Don't miss McFleetwood, one of Scotland's brightest tributes, when they perform live at PJ Molloys on Saturday 4th December!
Check out the new monthly craft market at The Mercat Shopping Centre, Kirkcaldy. There's something for everyone!
Oliver’s Army Assistance and Therapy Dogs have started mental health drop in sessions every Friday at Crosshill Business Centre, Lochgelly.
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!
'Sanctuary', Sun Gallery's inaugural winter exhibition under new ownership, is a beautifully balanced mix of established & emerging talented artists in their own right.
Santa really is coming to town! Enjoy an extra magical experience this year when Santa comes to the Kingsgate Shopping Centre.
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!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Dunfermline for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
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!
Come along to St. Andrews Farmers Market and find a wide range of artisan producers come together selling delicious food and specially made crafts!
Teasses Christmas Market returns on 4th December. With a host of vendors attending and selling all sorts of products, it's ideal for your Christmas present shopping!
The Magic of Christmas at Carnegie Hall is a collaborative event with Pitlochry Festival Theatre and is brimming with story, music and surprise!
Join us and get creative this winter to make your own handmade festive wreath in the beautiful setting of St Andrews Botanic Garden.
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!
Take half an hour out to cultivate inner peace and enjoy the rest of the day with an inspired and positive mind on one of Kadampa Meditaion Centre's Lunchtime Classes!
The best tribute bands in the business descend on Glasgow for a weekend of live music, With tributes to, Oasis, Blur, Stone Roses, Happy Mondays, James, Pulp The Smiths & Shed Seven!
The outstanding Admiral Fallow will play two homecoming gigs at Saint Luke's Glasgow on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December!
Enjoy a selection of festive treats, scones and sandwiches served with tea, coffee or hot chocolate followed by puzzles and games with Mrs Claus at Pollok House this December!
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.
Art On Scotland invites you to visit their festive market, Art On the Exchange, in Royal Exchange Square!
Daisy First Aid Central Scotland are holding their award winning Baby & Child First Aid workshop for parents and carers in Partickhill Bowling & Community Club on Saturday 4th December.
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.
Join Cancer Support Scotland at their annual Christmas Fayre on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December at The Calman Centre!
Cathy Wilkes has produced a unique body of work that challenges and engages with the experiences and ephemera of daily life.
Don't miss a bumper musical selection box full of fantasy, wonder and mouth-watering sounds when the RSNO perform The Nutcracker at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 4th December!
With plenty of Children's Classic Concerts sparkle, musical magic and seasonal singalongs, Santa's Postbox has got the perfect recipe for an action-packed concert yule never forgot!
Join The Root of Magic for a magically awesome time in their weekly potions and science workshop, held on Saturdays!
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!
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!
Enjoy an afternoon or evening of Christmas wreath making with experienced florist, Sarah of Rook Botanics!
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!
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!
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!
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!
Get in the festive spirit when the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair returns to the SEC Glasgow between the 2nd and 5th December!
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!
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Be immersed in a world of magic making your very own potions cocktail at The Root Of Magic!
Princes Square's very own elves will be teaching your little ones to help make this the most magical time of the year!
Skate under the stars on a fully covered, purpose designed track against the stunning setting of Elfingrove outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
If you're looking for a good night out that's a little bit different then look no further... Enterteasement at The Admiral Bar combines comedy, magic and burlesque into a night like no other!
Enjoy a festive afternoon tea served in the dining room of Pollok House and afterwards explore the rest of the house, with guides on hand to answer any questions!
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+!
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!
Discover the fantastic small-batch gins produced by The Isle of Cumbrae Distillers at this free in-store tasting at Geraldo's of Largs!
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!
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!
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!
See iconic Glasgow buildings magically illuminated in sparkling light for the Christmas season every day between December 1st and January 2nd!
The Glitterbox phenomenon returns to SWG3 Glasgow following their spectacular SOLD OUT show in October 2019!
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
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)!
Browse products made by local designers, makers and artists and pick up some unique gifts for Christmas at the Grey Wolf Festive Pop Shop!
Handmade in Ayr is a creative monthly market showcasing the best of Ayrshire arts and crafts at The Grain Exchange, featuring quality Ayrshire & Scottish makers!
Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Got an idea for a grant project but want help planning it? Come along to the session to discuss and prepare for the January round of the Ideas Fund!
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!
The Gaiety Theatre, Ayr announce a return to live pantomime in 2021 with Jamie And The Unicorn – A Legend of A Panto!
Warning Graphic Content at the Modern Institute, Glasgow brings together all of Jeremy Deller's print and poster works from 1993-2021!
Join Rekha Maker and her assistant Heather to learn how to make a unique bud vase using Jesmonite as part of the line up of workshops at the winter edition of The SPOT Design Market!
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.
Musical virtuoso Jools Holland and his well-renowned Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will return to the SEC Armadillo in December with some very special guests!
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.
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!
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!
Loch Lomond Shores is set to host a fantastic new Christmas Festival on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December featuring street food, children's entertainers and rides, live entertainment and more!
Don't miss this unique Double Headliner at Ivory Blacks brought to you by Flag Promotions featuring tributes MacMuse and Restless Natives!
Art Space G41 and Southside Fringe are hosting a wonderful Makers Fair on several weekends in the run up to Christmas... come along and see what the local artists have been making!
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!
Avoid the rush and get ahead of the game with your Christmas shopping at the Merchant Square Christmas Craft Fair!
Join the Tron Theatre at St. Enoch Centre for 'Merry' their festive pop-up theatre experience for children aged 5-10 and their families!
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!
Nearly Dan: The Spirit & Sound of Steely Dan are real treat for all music lovers and an unmissable concert for any aspiring musician young or old, catch them at Oran Mor on December 4th!
Insideout Theatre Productions in association with Websters Theatre Glasgow proudly present 'Oh Aye It Is!' an all-singing, all-dancing Christmas concert extravaganza!
Outdoor drama classes are a lot like indoor drama ones, but the floor is made of grass and the sun lights all our shows! Join What Happens Now? for their new term of classes for 3 to 11 year olds!
The Parade Artists Christmas Shopping Week features an eclectic group of artists exhibiting in Glass, Paint, Ceramics, Print, Textile, Jewellery and Mixed Media!
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!
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!
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Held on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, Polmadie Car Boot Sale is Scotland's only fully undercover car boot sale!
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!
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!
Get ready for Prince's Purple Disco featuring Endorphinmachine, the ultimate LIVE experience of Prince's music, at Platform on Saturday 4th December!
R-CADE Lates is back! Join the team for their over 18's gaming sessions on Friday and Saturday nights!
It's time to get your game on! R-CADE is back open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for all your retro gaming needs!
M&K Imaginarium are back with their Santa & Elf Experiences, spreading festive magic across Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire!
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!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Milngavie for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
Enjoy a festive day out for all the family including a magical train ride, visit to Santa's workshop, gift & more!
On December 4th & 5th Caledonian Rock Shop will once again host the annual Scottish Mineral, Fossil and Jewellery Show, come and see for yourself what natural treasures can be found here in Scotland!
Shawlands Farmers Market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's Southside on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month!
Raise vital funds for Cancer Support Scotland this December by taking part in their Sit Ups for Santa Challenge!
Insideout Theatre Productions return to Websters Theatre Glasgow with their all-singing, all-dancing banterous family Pantomime... Sleeping Senga!
Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!
Join Maija from Almaborealis and learn how to to stitch your own 'Puzzlewear' woollen jumper as part of the line up of workshops at the winter edition of The SPOT Design Market!
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!
Everything from kid-friendly classics to family foreign language and the latest blockbuster releases, Take 2 will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
The critically acclaimed Australian Pink Floyd Show returns to The SSE Hydro Glasgow on Saturday 4th 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!
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!
Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers when The Crafters Roadshow returns to Silverburn!
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!
Celebrate the start of the festive season with The GSA Choir as they perform live for the first time in two years at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall's New Auditorium!
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!
Classic family pantomime, The Magical Adventures Of Cinderella, comes to the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow in December featuring an all star cast!
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!
The Glasgow Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Spot Design Market is Glasgow's seasonal design market. Carefully curated with an exceptionally high level of talent including; ceramics, textiles, clothing, jewellery, homewares and plants!
Join Gerber Fine Art for The Winter Collection 2021, a vibrant, mixed exhibition of 19th-21st century fine art!
Located in the heart of the Merchant City, the Winter Garden offers captivating cocktails, warming hot drinks and delicious street food from local vendors!
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!
The Word for World is Forest at CCA Glasgow brings together three perspectives on climate change from very different regions of the world.
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!
Brighton's Tigercub are heading out on tour in December and will stop off at King' Tut's Glasgow on the 4th!
Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!
Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!
Take a look behind the scenes of Wester Distillery and enjoy a guided tasting of the range of spirits produced at this microdistillery!
East Kilbride Repertory Theatre Club present A Kick in the Baubles a Christmas comedy play written by Gordon Steel!
GAMTA and the children of Strathaven and South Lanarkshire are thrilled to be performing their very first production 'A Very GAMTA Christmas' at Strathaven Town Mill!
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!
Held over two Saturdays, Sew You Can's Beginners Complete Sewing Course is perfect for beginners or anyone who wants to refresh their skills!
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 Cumbernauld Centre!
On Saturday 4th December, Carluke will host their annual Christmas Lights Switch On with live entertainment, an appearance from Santa Claus and guaranteed snow!
A fabulous outdoor Christmas Market is being held at Chatelherault on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December selling everything from jewellery, clothing and candles to food and drink and much more!
Explore the walking and cycling route between two of South Lanarkshire's historic buildings, enjoying local heritage, whilst benefitting your health and wellbeing!
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!
Join Functions R Us for one of their fantastic annual Christmas Party Nights this December in the New Town Hall Cumbernauld!
Join the team at Turlood Equestrian Centre for their 'Ride & Play' sessions with a Christmas twist!
André Rieu brings a festive spectacular, from his newly created Winter Palace in his hometown of Maastricht, straight to the cinema at Airdrie Town Hall on the 4th & 5th December!
Join Carol, Rachel and Mhairi for a special Christmas Zumba masterclass with party games, your favourite tunes and some refreshments!
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!
Enjoy a great night out with friends or family at The Tinto Hotel's 60s & 70s Festive Party Night on Saturday 4th December!
Join the RSPB to enjoy a seasonal wander around Baron's Haugh to gather all kinds of natural craft materials and make your own festive wreath!
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Hamilton (BID) Our Town is delighted to bring to you five dates of festive fun over Christmas with their very first Christmas Market!
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!
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!
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!
Lanark Panto Club are delighted to present their 60th anniversary production of Mother Goose at Lanark Memorial Hall between the 2nd and 5th December!
New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
Robin Hood at Lanternhouse, Cumbernauld is an out of this world Christmas show that you don't want to miss!
Visit Santa himself in his magical log cabin this December at Chatelherault Country Park!
Visit Santa in his cosy grotto within the Courtyard Gallery in Calderglen Country Park this December!
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Sandyholm!
Accompanied by his helpful elves, Father Christmas will return to EK, East Kilbride on Saturday 4th December!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Sandyholm for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
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!
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!
Wakey Wakey South Lanarkshire! Set your alarm clocks to panto time! Sleeping Beauty is coming to The Town House Hamilton between the 27th November and 5th December!
Studio 32 and East Kilbride Arts Centre present Snow White... the fairest pantomime of all!
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!
Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at EK, East Kilbride!
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money when the Jack and Jill Market Motherwell returns to Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility on Saturday 4th December!
Local artists and makers will be showcasing their products at The Tolbooth Christmas Shop in Lanark between the 12th November and 8th January!
Motherwell Theatre again team up with Spillers Pantomimes to present this adventure over the rainbow!
Join Crossbasket Castle and Wish Upon A Star Entertainment for their winter themed character breakfast or afternoon tea and dine with Anna and Elsa!
North Lanarkshire Libraries presents Winterfest, a day full of fun activities for all the family, at Summerlee Museum on Saturday 4th December!
ACCORD's annual Christmas Fayre, being held at Coats Paisley on Saturday 4th December, promises something for everyone!
West Coast Alpacas offer scenic walks through Ardgowan Estate with their fluffy, friendly alpacas twice daily at weekends!
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!
Kilmacolm Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday each month in the Village Square, featuring a great selection of local Scottish produce!
Paisley International Tango Festival returns to the heart of historic Paisley for three days between the 3rd and 5th December!
Christmas is coming to Paisley town centre this year with a whole host of festive activities for all the family to enjoy!
Renfrew will be full of Christmas cheer this winter with festive characters making appearances in the town centre on 4th and 18th December!
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
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!
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!
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Braehead!
Come see Santa Claus at the Christmas Market and Funfair being held beside Braehead Shopping Centre from 11th November until Christmas Eve!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Braehead for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
Straighten Out, a premier tribute to The Stranglers, return to the Bungalow Paisley on Saturday 4th December!
The Workshop, a jewellery workshop & makers space in the heart of Paisley, is holding a Jewellery Open Studio on Saturday 4th December!
Join us as we celebrate being reunited again, and help you spread a little magic this festive season!
This December on stage at Macrobert, the best live entertainers will be celebrating all that is great about getting together for Christmas.
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!
We've got lots of plans for the festive season down here at Kilted Kangaroo Stirling that you don't want to miss!
Fintry Amateur Dramatic Society (FADS) is back for 2021 with Christmas Capers - four evenings filled with festive singing, dancing, short drama & comedy turns and even a mini-panto!
What better way to spend the lead up to Christmas than with a Christmas Ceilidh at the Tolbooth on 4th December.
Come along to the Made in Stirling Store and develop a new skill with Blaeberry River Art’s Paint n Sip classes this December!
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!
Were you ever told you can't paint and you still believe it? Come to Creative Flow and let that judgement go!
Celebrate the festive season with friends and colleagues at Stirling Court Hotel's legendary Christmas Party Nights.
'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!
This winter, the Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum welcomes artist Fiona Clasen’s solo exhibition, Into the Light.
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.
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!
The S4C Weekly Lunch Club provides a light lunch plus entertainment or a fun activity. Come along and meet friends both old and new!
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast with Santa at Dobbies Stirling!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Stirling for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
Fizzgig Theatre are back at Mugdock with their ever popular Panto and this year's show is Snow White and the Teeny Weeny MacTitchies!
Come along to The Battle of Bannockburn's first ever Christmas Fair on Saturday 4th December for a festive fun-filled day of gifts and treats!
Please join us at Greengallery for our BIG Christmas Exhibition from 12th November to 24th December!
This exhibition showcases some of The Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum’s remarkable art collection.
Join artist Clare Robinson for these Watercolour Classes at the lovely Lecropt Kirk Hall, Bridge of Allan!
In this one day workshop you will weave a beautiful tartan scarf using supersoft Shetland lambswool, spun right here in Scotland.
Wrap up warm and explore a wintery Jupiter by taking part in our special self-led activity trail on Saturday 4th December! Suitable for ages 3 - 10 years.