This annual event is now in its eighth year and goes from strength to strength with over 30 charity stalls to brows around within the comfort of a large marquee you can even stay awhile for a snack at the coffee / tea bar.
The Edinburgh Christmas 5k &10k Runs are open to all. Seasoned runners or beginners. Special prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd male & female runners. All runners have place and times recorded.
50 Years of Walking 1968 – 2018
Start Time 11.15am
Help us celebrate the Edinburgh Christmas Walk 50th Anniversary .Walk Route and celebration plans are still being worked out – Watch this space.
Edinburgh Evening News report on first walk December 22nd 1968
Walk , Stroll 1,2 or 3 miles you choose the distance.
Do you want to participate in an event that will be fun but also a bit of a challenge?
Then the Golden Tinsel Mile Walks are for you.
Meet Santa at 1.15pm then join the Santa Toddle at 1.30pm
Santa will arrive in Inverleith Park riding in his magnificent sleigh and being pulled along by his favourite reindeers. Join Santa as he parades his reindeer behind The George Watsons Pipes & Drums. After the parade all toddlers will receive a Santa Toddle Medal, certificate and goody bag
We shall open the 2018 Christmas Charity Festival with the Edinburgh Christmas Santa Parade through the heart of Stockbridge, The Stockbridge Pipe Band, Santa, Reindeer and an escort of Elves.
Open Saturday 10.30am & Sunday 09am
This annual event is now in its eighth year and goes from strength to strength with lots of charity stalls to brows around within the comfort of a large marquee you can even stay awhile for a snack at the coffee / tea bar.
Saturday 1st December Inverleith Park
Next to the main marquee and again under cover is the stage and entertainment area. Live music featuring well; known choirs and groups will perform throughout Saturday and Sunday.
Open 10.45am Saturday 5.30pm Sunday 09.30am 5.30pm
Many people describe the grotto last year as probably the best Santa Grotto in Edinburgh. The Forrest Craft Santa Grotto was one of the star attractions.
Saturday – Start time 3pm
Join us for the Carol Service- all welcome. Followed by hot mince pies and mulled wine