november, 2019

23nov11:00 pm4:00 pmWinter Festival at the CastleSaturday 23rd November | 12.00pm-4.00pm | Children £5 | Adults Free | Book Tickets


Event Details

Winter Festival at the Castle 2019

Saturday 23rd November
Adults Free | Children £5

Santa’s Little Helpers
On arrival our young visitors will receive their ‘Elf Training Card’. Their mission will be to complete all the fun activities throughout the day.
At 3.45pm Santa will pick, from the draw, the lucky elf in training who will assist him to switch on the Christmas tree lights.

Festive Family Crafts
Let’s get the Festive fun started as we make your very own Christmas trees and sparkling snowflakes.

Cookie Decorating
Decorate delicious shortbread Christmas tree cookies to take home.

Santa Gallery Trail
How many hidden Santa’s can you find in the Museum galleries? Crack Santa’s secret code and collect your chocolate treat.

Winter Menu
Enjoy the Castle Cafe’s special menu full of Festive flavours.

Face Painting
Add some Festive glitz and glamour to your day with colourful face painting and hand art.

Live music from the McAndrews Sisters
12.00-12.45pm and 2.00pm-2.45pm
Listen to the McAndrews Sisters as they perform a selection of Festive inspired tunes and popular Christmas carols.

Winter in the Trenches
12.00pm, 12.30pm, 1.00pm, 1.30pm, 2.00pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 3.30pm
Visit our replica WW1 trench and meet old soldier Private Angus McNiven. Listen to tales of how his fellow comrades survived the war during the cold Winter months.

Santa Tours
12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm
Join Santa as he explores the galleries, sharing his festive stories and singing his favourite Christmas songs.

Winter Tea and Tales Tours
12.30pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
Step back in time and discover Winter inspired stories from The Black Watch history followed by a mince pie and hot chocolate in the Castle Cafe.
£5 adults | £2 children

Christmas Carols
Join Santa and the McAndrews Sisters as we sing a selection of popular Christmas carols.

Christmas Light Switch On
Gather in the Castle courtyard and help Santa and the lucky elf in training to switch on The Black Watch Christmas tree lights.

You can make a reservation for the bookable activities today by calling 01738 638152, option 2

Book your Winter Festival tickets now


(Saturday) 11:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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