City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Kids activities


St Andrew Square Carol Concert

Traditional carol concert which takes place at the nativity scene in St Andrew Square in Edinburgh's New Town.

This is a free event.

Historic Scotland to Offer Thousands of Free Tickets to Heritage Sites

Knight at the castle

Thousands of free tickets to historic visitor attractions from the Border Abbeys to Skara Brae and Maeshowe in Orkney are being given away to celebrate St Andrew's Day

A Puffin Great Adventure Exploring Climate Change

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A new children’s show by Snap Elastic is on tour across Scotland from today, and flies into Edinburgh, landing at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on Saturday 10 November to entertain with a tale of f

Musselburgh Fireworks

One of the many community Bonfire Night events taking place in the Edinburgh area the free Guy Fawkes firework display will be held at Fisherrow Links, Musselburgh.

Edinburgh Diwali Parade, Celebrations and Fireworks

Edinburgh Diwali dancers

Diwali is a five-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world.

Haddington Torchlight Procession and Fireworks

Edinburgh's huge torchlight procession doesn't take place until the second last night of the year, but as part of its Bonfire

Clambers soft play Christmas Party

Join in the Christmas fun at Clambers soft play at The Royal Commonwealth Pool with their annual festive party.

Work off all that excess energy and enjoy 2-hours of soft play and lots of other fun activities including face painting, tattoos, disco, games, and arts and crafts and receive a present from Santa.

Don your best Christmas jumper and/or Christmas outfit to be in with a chance of a prize.

Tickets

Children - Non-Members-£10.00 / Members-£9.00 / 0-11 months-£5.00

Breakfast and afternoon tea with Santa at Clambers at the Commie Pool

Enjoy breakfast or afternoon tea in the Clambers’ party room at the Royal Commonwealth Pool whilst making reindeer dust; writing a letter to Santa with the elves, before visiting Santa to receive a present. This will be followed by a 45-minute soft-play session.

Breakfast with Santa and party away at Srambles soft play

Join Santa for a Christmas breakfast at Scrambles soft play at EICA:Ratho, before he retires to his office to check the ‘Naughty and Nice’ list. Children will enjoy a breakfast of cereal, yoghurt, a sausage in a mini roll, a piece of fruit, a Christmas cookie and a carton of juice, while the adults will have a choice of tea or coffee served with a bacon roll.

The hearty breakfast will be followed by good old-fashioned party games, including the Hokey Cokey; Christmas Corners; Musical Statues; and the elves’ favourite game, Pass the Parcel. Before they leave, the children will visit Santa to receive a gift.

Tumbles soft play Christmas party with Santa

Get set to show off your best dance moves at the Tumbles soft play Christmas disco and party, with arts and crafts, face painting and a buffet bag. Santa will be visiting and there’ll be gifts for all good boys and girls.