Our What’s On events Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Spectacle Of Light
Dalkeith Country Park, Dec 7
A magical after-dark adventure for all the family, with festive food and drink to enjoy along the way.
Sir Chris Bonington: Life And Times
Albert Halls, Stirling, December 5
A talk by the eminent mountaineer who reflects on 60 years spent climbing mountains from all around the world. Sir Chris will bring with him some original images and raw footage.
Glamis Castle Christmas Market
Glamis Castle, December 13-15
Festive gifts from local traders, guided tours of the castle, Santa’s Grotto and winter walks in the gardens and grounds.
Meet Santa And The Animals
Camperdown Wildlife Centre, December 7
Santa stops by the wildlife centre to see that the animals are fed in time for Christmas. Give him your Christmas list and enjoy face painting and a host of other fun activities.
Eco Christmas Craftroom
DCA, Dundee, December 8, 12-4pm
No glass balls, plastic or glitter. Just natural and eco-friendly alternatives. enjoy a sweet treat, some Christmas tunes and leave ready for the festive season.
Perth Choral Society
Perth Concert Hall, December 8
An evening of music by Handel, conducted by Peter Rutterford, accompanied by City of Perth Sinfonia.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.
For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our December issue!