Events Scotland: The Cannae Miss List, Dec 5-12

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Perth Choral Society

Perth Concert Hall, December 8

An evening of music by Handel, conducted by Peter Rutterford, accompanied by City of Perth Sinfonia.

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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!

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