Edinburgh’s Christmas is a spectacular, six-week season of festive entertainment in the heart of the city. Edinburgh’s Christmas runs from 17 November 2017 to 7 January 2018.
The festival is a fantastic Christmas celebration, and great fun for the whole family!
Great Late-night shopping, unbeatable festive atmosphere, together with a celebrated ice-rink, and Christmas Markets – the historic Scottish capital has Christmas all wrapped up.
For the past 20 years in the heart of Edinburgh, the popular European Christmas Market has been held in its picturesque setting below the Mound. It’s back for 2016, and will stretch all the way along East Princes Street Gardens, from opposite Waverley Station, past the Scott Monument over to the National Gallery of Scotland.
The traditional and romantic Christmas Market in the heart of the city of Edinburgh offers a unique shopping experience for every visitor with its fair of crafters, artists, gift shops and gastronomic surprises. Here you will also find the popular Christmas Wheel.