Events For Families in Central Scotland Next Weekend

View the events taking place in Central Scotland next weekend below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Have fun discovering Glasgow with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt from Curious About!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

06 March 2017 - 31 December 2017
Air Space hold Little Ones Toddler Sessions for children aged 5 and under on weekdays during term time!
Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

26 April 2017 - 26 April 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
New Hibee Tots Football Toddler Classes for 2-4yrs are starting on 26th April.
Biscuit & Donut Making For Kids

Biscuit & Donut Making For Kids

31 May 2017 - 31 December 2017
Come along to Coopers Coffees in Hamilton and bake biscuits or doughnuts with your family!
Celtic Football Club Stadium Tour

Celtic Football Club Stadium Tour

01 June 2017 - 31 December 2017
Learn all about the colourful history and heritage of Celtic Football Club on one of the regular stadium tours!
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Glasgow's OpenJump sessions!
Homework Club

Homework Club

21 August 2017 - 11 June 2018
Kids taking too long to get their homework done? Bring them along to the Homework Club at Wonder World, Edinburgh!
Exhibition: 10 Years / 10 Buildings

Exhibition: 10 Years / 10 Buildings

28 September 2017 - 31 March 2018
Discover a few of the fantastic conservation projects Glasgow City Heritage Trust supports at 10 Years / 10 Buildings!
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 31 December 2017
Bring the family along to the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Adult Event Programme

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Adult Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 28 February 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum runs an extensive programme of exhibitions, tours & workshops throughout the year!
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Family Event Programme

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Family Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 31 December 2017
Bring the family along to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
People’s Palace Family Event Programme

People’s Palace Family Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 31 December 2017
Bring the family along to the People’s Palace for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
Riverside Museum Family Event Programme

Riverside Museum Family Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 31 December 2017
Bring the family along to the Riverside Museum for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

07 October 2017 - 13 May 2018
Explore the new activities in the family activity area at City Art Centre to complement the exhibition ‘Hidden Gems’
Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

23 October 2017 - 31 December 2018
Include Me 2 Club run a Junior Youth Club for ages 0 - 12 and their families at Dalmeny Community Centre on Mondays!
Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

03 November 2017 - 23 December 2017
The Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations are back bigger and brighter for 2017 during November and December.
Young Writers

Young Writers

06 November 2017 - 15 January 2018
Come along to The Writer's Museum and see the winning entries of the Children’s Ghost Story Competition!
Canongate Stars & Stories

Canongate Stars & Stories

09 November 2017 - 16 February 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Canongate Stars and Stories - A new illuminated walking trail through Edinburgh's Old Town print & publishing history.
Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

09 November 2017 - 29 December 2017
Glasgow City Centre
The 2017 Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch offering a wide selection of festive delights!
Santa’s Cove

Santa’s Cove

11 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
intu Braehead are set to bring back the magic of Christmas with an interactive festive experience for all the family!
Christmas Market - George Street

Christmas Market - George Street

17 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Get into the Christmas spirit with a festive shopping experience at the traditional Christmas market in George St.
Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

17 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
If you love to laugh then don’t miss your chance to see Jack and the Beanstalk at Motherwell Theatre this festive season!
The Ice Adventure: A Journey Through Frozen Scotland

The Ice Adventure: A Journey Through Frozen Scotland

17 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Edinburgh's Christmas - Come along and be astounded by the lifelike ice sculptures in the Ice Adventure.
A Fine Line

A Fine Line

18 November 2017 - 18 February 2018
A Fine Line: An exhibition at City Art Centre bringing together artists working across a diverse range of disciplines.
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Braehead

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Braehead

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Cumbernauld

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Cumbernauld

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Edinburgh

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Edinburgh

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Livingston

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Livingston

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Milngavie

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Milngavie

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Sandyholm

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Sandyholm

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Stirling

Breakfast or Tea with Father Christmas at Dobbies Stirling

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa!
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

18 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
The traditional & romantic Christmas Market in the heart of the City of Edinburgh offers a unique shopping experience.
Christmas Tree Tagging

Christmas Tree Tagging

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring the family along to Finlaystone Country Estate to choose and 'tag' your Christmas tree.
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Braehead

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Braehead

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Braehead for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Cumbernauld

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Cumbernauld

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Cumbernauld for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Edinburgh

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Edinburgh for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Livingston

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Livingston for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Milngavie for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Sandyholm for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

Father Christmas’ Grotto at Dobbies Stirling

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Stirling for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
M&D’s On Ice

M&D’s On Ice

18 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
Enjoy the perfect festive day out at M&D’s. Skate day and night with family and friends at Scotland’s most magical ice rink!
M&Ds Santas Magical Wonderland

M&Ds Santas Magical Wonderland

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Santas Magical Wonderland returns to M&Ds Theme Park for 2017 - it's festive fun for all the family!
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... when he arrives at Santa Land in George Street.
Santa’s Reindeer Parade & Grotto

Santa’s Reindeer Parade & Grotto

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Accompanied by his helpful elves, Father Christmas will swoosh into EK, East Kilbride on his sleigh on November 18th!
Winter Windows

Winter Windows

18 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Come and see Edinburgh's 2017 Winter Windows! Designed by pupils from schools throughout Edinburgh.
Loch Lomond Shores Christmas Market

Loch Lomond Shores Christmas Market

19 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
The Christmas Market at Loch Lomond Shores will feature Christmas themed cabins selling a range of festive goodies!
Hand Made: Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale

Hand Made: Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale

20 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Then pop by Macrobert Arts Centre for a browse through our Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale!
Christmas Art Exhibition

Christmas Art Exhibition

22 November 2017 - 23 December 2017
Helensburgh based Russian artist Sofia Perina-Miller is holding an exhibition of her work at The Oak Tree Gallery!
Chick Whittington

Chick Whittington

24 November 2017 - 31 December 2017
Oh no it's not! Oh yes it is! The Macrobert 2017 Christmas panto is Chick Whittington!
Christmas at the Botanics 2017

Christmas at the Botanics 2017

24 November 2017 - 30 December 2017
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!
Paisley First WinterFest

Paisley First WinterFest

24 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Paisley
Paisley First is bringing WinterFest, a four week Christmas spectacular, to the streets of Paisley town centre this festive season!
The Gallery on Sinclair Street

The Gallery on Sinclair Street

24 November 2017 - 23 December 2017
Helensburgh
The Gallery on Sinclair Street is an annual pop up shop for Christmas featuring affordable original art and beautiful hand crafted gifts!
Dine With Santa at Snow Factor

Dine With Santa at Snow Factor

25 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Enjoy a truly magical festive experience for all the family when Santa returns to Snow Factor Braehead!
Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

25 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
This winter, prepare to make magical memories as Father Christmas arrives at Hamleys to spread festive joy to all!
Snowhite

Snowhite

25 November 2017 - 30 December 2017
PACE Theatre Company return to Paisley Arts Centre this Christmas with the enchanting tale of Snowhite!
The Arabian Nights

The Arabian Nights

25 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
A whole host of heroes and villains will be brought to life on the Royal Lyceum stage this Christmas.
The Magical Santa’s Grotto at Loch Lomond Shores

The Magical Santa’s Grotto at Loch Lomond Shores

25 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
For the most magical Christmas experience this year, visit Santa and his elves at Loch Lomond Shores!
Snow Circus @ Thistles Shopping Centre

Snow Circus @ Thistles Shopping Centre

26 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Roll up, roll up! Visit Father Christmas, The Ringmaster at The Thistles Shopping Centre in his magical big top at our Snow Circus.
Oran Mor’s Christmas Panto - Cinderella 2: I Married A Numpty

Oran Mor’s Christmas Panto - Cinderella 2: I Married A Numpty

27 November 2017 - 30 December 2017
A Play, A Pie and A Pint return to Oran Mor with their pantomime for 2017... Cinderella 2: I Married A Numpty!
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

28 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
Christmas wouldn’t be the same without a trip to The Brunton’s panto and this year it's Beauty and the Beast!
Cinderella

Cinderella

28 November 2017 - 31 December 2017
Full of silliness, slapstick, music and fun, Cinderella at the Citizens is the perfect panto choice for families!
Eric The Elf’s Chaotic Christmas

Eric The Elf’s Chaotic Christmas

28 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
A very special show for wee ones this Christmas time - join Eric on his adventure to save Christmas.
A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline

A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline

30 November 2017 - 30 December 2017
By arrangement with the Òran Mór comes the Edinburgh premiere of the smash-hit, sell-out musical show celebrating the legendary life and music of Patsy Cline!
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

30 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Celebrate Christmas at Cumbernauld Theatre as they bring you a fantastic new adaptation of A Christmas Carol!
Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock

Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock

30 November 2017 - 31 December 2017
Insideout Theatre Productions Ltd proudly present Jackie and the Baked Bean Stock... a giant of a pantomime!
The Wizard of Never Woz

The Wizard of Never Woz

30 November 2017 - 14 January 2018
The Wizard of Never Woz at The Pavilion Theatre promises to be the BEST family panto in town!
Tinsel Toon

Tinsel Toon

30 November 2017 - 31 December 2017
Tinsel Toon is Tron Theatre Company’s festive show for wee ones, suitable for ages 3 to 6 years!
Alice in Weegieland

Alice in Weegieland

01 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Join Alice, the White Rabbit, The Queen of Hearts and the Mad Bad Cat In the Hatter in Weegieland for the Tron Panto!
Christmas Baking

Christmas Baking

01 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Come and bake Christmas themed biscuits then enjoy a special breakfast platter or Christmas lunch at Coopers Coffees in Hamilton!
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

01 December 2017 - 31 December 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

01 December 2017 - 25 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Glimpse Edinburgh Winters from years gone-by on a giant Advent Calendar projected onto General Register House.
Giant Lanterns of China 2017

Giant Lanterns of China 2017

01 December 2017 - 25 February 2018
This winter, Edinburgh Zoo will be home to The Giant Lanterns of China, an installation of over 450 dazzling lanterns.
Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

01 December 2017 - 28 December 2017
Fizzgig Theatre are bringing their pantomime 'Hansel & Gretel' to Mugdock Country Park this December.
Shark in the Park

Shark in the Park

01 December 2017 - 06 January 2018
Follow Timothy Pope (and his telescope!) on 3 exciting Shark in the Park adventures at Festival Square Spiegeltent.
Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

01 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
With magic, music, comedy and special effects, make Sleeping Beauty at the Kings Theatre the pantomime of your dreams!
Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

01 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
Don't miss Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs at Bathgate Regal Community Theatre, a great show for all the family!
Balloon Winter Wonderland

Balloon Winter Wonderland

02 December 2017 - 26 December 2017
Come and visit Loch Lomond Shores' Balloon Winter Wonderland this Christmas and see thousands of balloons crafted into a magical festive scene!
Festive Family Fun at NL Heritage Centre

Festive Family Fun at NL Heritage Centre

02 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
There's lots of festive fun for all the family on offer this December at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!
Mrs Claus at Pollok House

Mrs Claus at Pollok House

02 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Come and visit Mrs Claus at Pollok House which will be decorated from top to toe in all it's seasonal finery!
Winter Wonder World - Glasgow

Winter Wonder World - Glasgow

02 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Santa and his magic elves are coming to Wonder World, Glasgow every day between the 2nd and 24th of December!
LEGO: Jacobite Risings at Stirling Castle

LEGO: Jacobite Risings at Stirling Castle

04 December 2017 - 02 February 2018
Brick to the Past comes to Stirling Castle this winter with their fantastic LEGO depiction of the Jacobite Risings.
One More Sleep ‘til Christmas

One More Sleep ‘til Christmas

07 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
Join the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland at the Citizens Theatre for some festive fun for 3 - 6 year olds!
Cinderella

Cinderella

08 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Traverse Theatre presents Shona Reppe's Cinderella, highly visual and beautifully re-imagined by Shona Reppe.
Snow White

Snow White

08 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
This year's spectacular family pantomime at Beacon Arts Centre will be the wickedly funny Snow White!
Winter Wonders - A Mini Musical!

Winter Wonders - A Mini Musical!

08 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre present Winter Wonders - A Mini Musical! A special Christmas show especially for under 5's!
The Nutcracker - Scottish Ballet

The Nutcracker - Scottish Ballet

09 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
Christmas 2017 sees the return to the Festival Theatre of Scottish Ballet’s much-loved production of The Nutcracker.
Baby Loves Disco’s Christmas Cheer

Baby Loves Disco’s Christmas Cheer

10 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
Edinburgh West
Baby Loves Disco returns for Christmas 2017 with its unique dayclubbing experience at Festival Square Spiegeltent.
Festival of Choirs

Festival of Choirs

10 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Local primary and secondary school children will be performing a classic selection of carols every day at Princes Square in aid of Quarriers!
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

11 December 2017 - 28 December 2017
Beauty and the Beast, another great, new family pantomime full of songs, jokes and winter fun at Howden Park Centre!
Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

12 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Shrek the Musical, the must-see show for all the family, comes to Edinburgh Playhouse for Christmas! Age 5+.
Winter Garden

Winter Garden

13 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Glasgow Fort's magical Winter Garden is now open and will feature glitter tattoos and face painting not to mention jugglers and winter fairies!
Jack & The Beanstalk

Jack & The Beanstalk

15 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Edinburgh People’s Theatre presents Jack & The Beanstalk the Pantomime at Church Hill Theatre 15th-23rd December.
Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

16 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Fe-fi-fo-fum, a giant of a panto your way comes! This year's panto at the SEC Armadillo is Jack and the Beanstalk!
Little Red Riding Hood’s Christmas Adventure

Little Red Riding Hood’s Christmas Adventure

16 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Nonsense Room Productions bring you Little Red’s Christmas Adventure, an original festive musical for children.
Brave  Macbeth

Brave Macbeth

18 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Brave Macbeth returns for a limited festive run at Gilded Balloon's Basement Theatre - fresh off the back of a successful, award-winning Fringe run.
Snow White & The Seven Wee Muppets

Snow White & The Seven Wee Muppets

18 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
Insideout Theatre Productions return to Eastwood Park Theatre this Christmas with Snow White & The Seven Wee Muppets!
A Belter of a Cinderella Story

A Belter of a Cinderella Story

19 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Insideout Theatre Productions are back with 'A Belter of A Cinderella Story' another fantastic family pantomime for 2017!
Ricky McWhittington

Ricky McWhittington

19 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Ricky McWhittington at Platform Glasgow is a fantastic family show full of laughs, singalong favourites and sweeties!
itison Drive-In Movies

itison Drive-In Movies

20 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Scotland's most popular outdoor film event returns to Loch Lomond Shores with several festive film screenings!
Festive Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Festive Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

21 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic festive family films!
IRN-BRU Carnival 2017

IRN-BRU Carnival 2017

21 December 2017 - 14 January 2018
Come along to the Scottish Event Campus for festive family fun with Christmas favourite, the IRN-BRU Carnival!
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

22 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Join us at Stirling Castle for a fun and exciting adaptation of Dickens' classic tale, A Christmas Carol!
Hobo Cinema - An Indoor Winter Woodland Cinema

Hobo Cinema - An Indoor Winter Woodland Cinema

22 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Rogue Village’s Hobo Cinema brings you an indoor winter woodland inspired cinema showing a smorgasbord of Christmas classics at The Biscuit Factory.
Stories Round The Tree

Stories Round The Tree

22 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Join storyteller Claire Hewitt for a magical Christmas afternoon of songs & music at the Scottish Storytelling Centre.
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

23 December 2017 - 29 December 2017
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

23 December 2017
Glasgow City Centre
Art On Scotland invites you to visit their festive market, Art On the Exchange, in Royal Exchange Square!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

23 December 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry’s hit kids show, Balloonatics, returns to Edinburgh after a complete sell out at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

23 December 2017
Santa’s taking some time out from his busy schedule to breakfast with the kids at Cardwell Garden Centre!
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

23 December 2017
A family favourite! Come along to the Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow and enjoy Breakfast with Santa this December!
Broadlees Golf Santa’s Grotto

Broadlees Golf Santa’s Grotto

23 December 2017
Wrap up warm and join Broadlees Golf on a magical journey to their first ever Santa’s Grotto!
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

23 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Castlemilk Community Carboot Sale

Castlemilk Community Carboot Sale

23 December 2017
Glasgow South Side
Sports social enterprise I-Touches, runs a weekly car boot sale at Raithburn Avenue Castlemilk on Saturdays from 9am!
Christmas at New Lanark

Christmas at New Lanark

23 December 2017
Join us at New Lanark World Heritage Site to enjoy a magical family day out this Christmas!
Christmas Baby Disco

Christmas Baby Disco

23 December 2017
Boogie with your baby at East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure's Christmas discos especially for little ones!
Christmas Countdown Workshops

Christmas Countdown Workshops

23 December 2017
In the run up to Christmas Make Do & Grow are running festive themed creative workshops for children on Saturdays!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

23 December 2017
Various Locations East Renfrewshire
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Elf Academy

Elf Academy

23 December 2017
Various Locations East Renfrewshire
Back by popular demand ERCL's Elf Academy returns! Be sure to book quick - last year's Elf Academies were a sell out!
Elf School Craft Workshop

Elf School Craft Workshop

23 December 2017
Come along and have fun making your own Christmas decoration with the elves at Calderglen Country Park!
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

23 December 2017
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday!
Father Christmas at Summerlee

Father Christmas at Summerlee

23 December 2017
Visit the enchanting Winter Wonderland and Santa's Grotto this Christmas at Coatbridge's Summerlee Museum!
Festive Roller Skating

Festive Roller Skating

23 December 2017
Get that festive feeling, roller skating with family and friends at RollerStop during the school holidays!
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

23 December 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

23 December 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
JoJo Gnome’s Christmas Story Fun 2017

JoJo Gnome’s Christmas Story Fun 2017

23 December 2017
Join JoJo Gnome & Jo Hall for some Christmas fun with story telling, quizzes, rhymes and meet also JoJo Gnome (the puppet) at Mugdock Country Park.
LIttle Elves Christmas Crafternoon Tea

LIttle Elves Christmas Crafternoon Tea

23 December 2017
Join us this December at the Three Sisters Bake and help the Elves complete their list of jobs for Santa!
Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

23 December 2017
Browse homemade treats, arts & crafts, artisan food & drink and local produce at Loch Lomond Shores' Weekend Market!
Love & Light Recovery Cafe

Love & Light Recovery Cafe

23 December 2017
Open on Saturdays the Love & Light Recovery Cafe offers Support for families affected by alcoholism and drug addiction
M&D’s Christmas Craft & Gift Market

M&D’s Christmas Craft & Gift Market

23 December 2017
Come in out of the cold and discover everything you'll ever need for Christmas at M&D'S Christmas Market!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

23 December 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Milngavie Makers Market

Milngavie Makers Market

23 December 2017
Milngavie Makers Market is Milngavie's monthly indoor artisan market held at the Town Hall!
Motherwell Community Market

Motherwell Community Market

23 December 2017
The Motherwell Community Market is held every Saturday from 9am - 2pm at South Dalziel Historic Building!
Mrs Claus’ Christmas Party

Mrs Claus’ Christmas Party

23 December 2017
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED: Join Mrs Claus at Pollok House on December 23rd for a fun filled party hour before she leaves for Lapland!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

23 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Paisley Board Games Night

Paisley Board Games Night

23 December 2017
Come along for a great evening of playing the board games you love and discover some new ones at Comicrazy!
Paisley Magic The Gathering Commander

Paisley Magic The Gathering Commander

23 December 2017
Come along to Comicrazy in Paisley on Saturday evenings to play casual Magic the Gathering Commander format.
Paisley Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament

Paisley Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament

23 December 2017
Come along to Comicrazy in Paisley on Saturday afternoons to take part in Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament.
Panto-Opticon - Puss In Boots

Panto-Opticon - Puss In Boots

23 December 2017
Join The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall this Christmas for their family panto, Puss In Boots!
Pater Patter

Pater Patter

23 December 2017
PATER PATTER is a weekly group run by Dads for Dads, they meet on Saturday mornings at Merry-Go-Round!
Project Craft

Project Craft

23 December 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

23 December 2017
Various Locations Renfrewshire
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
RSNO Christmas Concert featuring The Snowman

RSNO Christmas Concert featuring The Snowman

23 December 2017
Enjoy a special showing of the festive classic, The Snowman, on a large screen, accompanied by the RSNO!
Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre

Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre

23 December 2017
Santa visits Almond Valley once again, settling into his farmyard cottage set within a chilly midwinter forest.
Santa at Chatelherault!

Santa at Chatelherault!

23 December 2017
Visit Santa himself in his magical log cabin this December at Chatelherault Country Park!
Santa Lunch

Santa Lunch

23 December 2017
Join us to create special memories for your little ones as we welcome Santa back to the Stirling Court Hotel!
Santa Visits Calderglen

Santa Visits Calderglen

23 December 2017
Santa Claus will be here to see you and your family this December at Calderglen Country Park!
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

23 December 2017
Santa is coming to Finlaystone Country Estate... follow the magical Santa trail to find Santa’s grotto!
Santa’s Grotto at Carberry Tower

Santa’s Grotto at Carberry Tower

23 December 2017
Come and visit Santa in his enchanting Grotto at Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate.
Santa’s Woodland Experience

Santa’s Woodland Experience

23 December 2017
Balfron
Santa's Woodland Experience returns to our woodland at North Ballochruin from 25th November until Christmas Eve 2017.
Sculpture Club

Sculpture Club

23 December 2017
Got creative kids? Bring them along to Glasgow Sculpture Studio for their free Saturday Sculpture Club!
Stirling GhostWalk

Stirling GhostWalk

23 December 2017
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Story Time Brunch with Mrs Claus

Story Time Brunch with Mrs Claus

23 December 2017
Join Mrs Claus in her cosy cabin for a Storytime Brunch at the Three Sisters Bake Quarriers Village this Christmas!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

23 December 2017
Glasgow Film Theatre's Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Tea & Talkies - It’s a Wonderful Life

Tea & Talkies - It’s a Wonderful Life

23 December 2017
Take a break from the hustle and bustle for Afternoon Tea at Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor and enjoy the Christmas Classic, It's A Wonderful Life!
The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

23 December 2017
Folksy Theatre return to Cottiers on December 23rd with their Winter production for all the family, The Snow Queen!
Winter Wonder World - Edinburgh

Winter Wonder World - Edinburgh

23 December 2017
Santa and his magic elves are coming to Wonder World, Edinburgh every weekend between the 2nd and 24th of December!
Winter Wonder World - Falkirk

Winter Wonder World - Falkirk

23 December 2017
Santa and his magic elves are coming to Wonder World, Falkirk every weekend between the 2nd and 24th of December!
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

24 December 2017
Santa’s taking some time out from his busy schedule to breakfast with the kids at Cardwell Garden Centre!
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

24 December 2017
A family favourite! Come along to the Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow and enjoy Breakfast with Santa this December!
Broadlees Golf Santa’s Grotto

Broadlees Golf Santa’s Grotto

24 December 2017
Wrap up warm and join Broadlees Golf on a magical journey to their first ever Santa’s Grotto!
Christmas at New Lanark

Christmas at New Lanark

24 December 2017
Join us at New Lanark World Heritage Site to enjoy a magical family day out this Christmas!
Christmas Carols with Live Jazz Choir

Christmas Carols with Live Jazz Choir

24 December 2017
On Christmas Eve, Generation Church would love you to join them at the Odeon in Intu Braehead Soar for a wonderful Carol service featuring a live jazz choir!
Christmas Eve Carol Service

Christmas Eve Carol Service

24 December 2017
Dimity Street Church in Johnstone is having a Family Christmas Eve Service starting at 6pm on Christmas Eve and everyone is welcome to join them!
Christmas Eve Family Evening

Christmas Eve Family Evening

24 December 2017
Join One 4 Events for their Christmas Eve Family Evening - a great way to start the countdown and prepare for the night ahead!
Christmas Eve Santa Lunch

Christmas Eve Santa Lunch

24 December 2017
Bring your little ones along to a very special Christmas Eve Santa Lunch at Stirling Court Hotel!
Cinema Club at Blythswood

Cinema Club at Blythswood

24 December 2017
Settle in for a Hollywood classic, family movie or all-time favourite at Blythswood's Cinema Club!
Community Carol Service

Community Carol Service

24 December 2017
This Christmas Eve, join Paisley Salvation Army for their annual traditional, family carol service and celebrate the start of the festivities!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

24 December 2017
Various Locations East Renfrewshire
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Exclusive Autism Friendly Sessions at Air Space

Exclusive Autism Friendly Sessions at Air Space

24 December 2017
Air Space Trampoline Park in East Kilbride are pleased to offer exclusive Autism Friendly sessions every Sunday!
Father Christmas at Summerlee

Father Christmas at Summerlee

24 December 2017
Visit the enchanting Winter Wonderland and Santa's Grotto this Christmas at Coatbridge's Summerlee Museum!
Free Face Painting at St Enochs

Free Face Painting at St Enochs

24 December 2017
Wee ones can have their faces painted for free every Sunday from 12pm - 4pm at the St Enoch Centre food court!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

24 December 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Inflatable Funday

Inflatable Funday

24 December 2017
Join ACE Bouncy Castles at Renfrew Leisure Centre on Christmas Eve for unlimited bounce and play and tire out the kids before Santa arrives!
intu Braehead Kids Club

intu Braehead Kids Club

24 December 2017
Don't miss out - intu Braehead Shopping Centre has free kids' entertainment every Sunday from 12-4pm!
Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

24 December 2017
Browse homemade treats, arts & crafts, artisan food & drink and local produce at Loch Lomond Shores' Weekend Market!
M&D’s Christmas Craft & Gift Market

M&D’s Christmas Craft & Gift Market

24 December 2017
Come in out of the cold and discover everything you'll ever need for Christmas at M&D'S Christmas Market!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

24 December 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Paisley Comic Book Club Meet

Paisley Comic Book Club Meet

24 December 2017
Come and talk about your favourite comics/manga, meet new friends and have fun at Paisley Comic Book Club Meet!
Paisley Hearthstone Fireside Gathering

Paisley Hearthstone Fireside Gathering

24 December 2017
Come along and play Hearthstone in a fun friendly environment at Comicrazy in Paisley on Sunday evenings!
People Make Christmas Workshops & Events

People Make Christmas Workshops & Events

24 December 2017
People Make Christmas aims to bring communities together through a free series workshops and events in Glasgow throughout December including on Christmas Day!
Project Craft

Project Craft

24 December 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

24 December 2017
The first of the Star Wars standalone films, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, is showing for free at Grassmarket Cinema.
Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre

Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre

24 December 2017
Santa visits Almond Valley once again, settling into his farmyard cottage set within a chilly midwinter forest.
Santa at Chatelherault!

Santa at Chatelherault!

24 December 2017
Visit Santa himself in his magical log cabin this December at Chatelherault Country Park!
Santa Visits Calderglen

Santa Visits Calderglen

24 December 2017
Santa Claus will be here to see you and your family this December at Calderglen Country Park!
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

24 December 2017
Santa is coming to Finlaystone Country Estate... follow the magical Santa trail to find Santa’s grotto!
Santa’s Woodland Experience

Santa’s Woodland Experience

24 December 2017
Balfron
Santa's Woodland Experience returns to our woodland at North Ballochruin from 25th November until Christmas Eve 2017.
Sleigh Bell Sunday’s

Sleigh Bell Sunday’s

24 December 2017
Join us with the whole family for a festive fuelled Sunday Christmas Roast, including Live Music all day at Brewhemia Edinburgh!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

24 December 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Tea & Talkies - Scrooged

Tea & Talkies - Scrooged

24 December 2017
Kick Christmas Eve off in style by heading to the Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor to watch Christmas comedy classic, Scrooged!
Winter Wonder World - Edinburgh

Winter Wonder World - Edinburgh

24 December 2017
Santa and his magic elves are coming to Wonder World, Edinburgh every weekend between the 2nd and 24th of December!
Winter Wonder World - Falkirk

Winter Wonder World - Falkirk

24 December 2017
Santa and his magic elves are coming to Wonder World, Falkirk every weekend between the 2nd and 24th of December!