Christmas In Edinburgh
21 November 2014 - 4 January 2015
It all starts on Light Night! (23 November 2014)
Light Night takes place on George Street Sunday 23 November.
Edinburgh's Christmas Markets
For the past 20 years in the heart of Edinburgh, the popular Christmas Market has been held in its picturesque setting below the Mound. The Christmas Market will, for a second year this year, stretch from the Mound, along East Princes Street Gardens Terrace and around the Scott Monument.
The Scottish Market
21 November - 4 January 2015
Our Scottish Market in St Andrew Square is a winter showcase of some of the best craft, food and drink that Scotland has to offer. The treats available will include locally produced sausages, fresh seafood, unique chocolate, delightful cupcakes, gin, Scottish brewed craft beer, Scottish crafted jewellery and woodwork, the best Scottish accessories on offer and much, much more.
Fair rides include The Edinburgh Wheel, The Snow Globe and The Flying Carousel.
At nearly 60 metres high, the Star Flyer is truly awesome. Take your seat and view Edinburgh like you've never seen it before. With 360 views over the rooftops!
Edinburgh Ice Rink
Edinburgh’s Ice Rink is one of Europe’s largest outside Christmas Ice Rinks. Don your skates and take a turn around the glittering ice rink on East Princes Street Gardens Terrace, beneath the Big Wheel.
Also.. Brand new for 2014, get your skates on and glide all the way round the Melville Monument in St Andrew Square on a circular ice rink!
22 Nov - 24 December 2014
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa.
After a good break the man himself is back to welcome you to his new look grotto. Children will enjoy a bespoke Christmas Story in this 'audience with' style grotto, and each child will also have the opportunity to meet the man himself and receive a wee gift!