5 Things to Do in Aberdeen this Christmas

Posted 25th Nov 2019

If, like us, you are ready to get into the festive spirit look no further! Here are five Christmas activities suitable for all ages.

Aberdeen Christmas Village

Visit the Aberdeen Christmas Village on Broad Street and Upperkirkgate. Here you can enjoy ice skating, rides for all ages and the opportunity to pick up a gift from the market.

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Wreath Making at Recharge Café

Fancy a spot of Christmas wreath making? Recharge café on our upper mall will be hosting a workshop on Thursday 5th December! Find out more and book your tickets here.

Santa’s Grotto

Our festive Santa’s Grotto is back! Santa’s Winter Wonderland on the upper mall costs just £4.95 per child and all proceeds go to children’s hospital charity, The Archie Foundation. Children get to meet Santa and his elves, say hello to the singing reindeer and a memorable gift. Book your tickets here.

Book tickets for Santa's Grotto and skip the queue

HMT Pantomime

This year’s pantomime at His Majesty’s Theatre is Cinderella! Louie Spence will lead the cast alongside Alan McHugh, Laura Main, Paul-James Corrigan and more. Book your tickets here.

12 Days of Christmas Sculpture Trail

The 12 Days of Christmas Sculpture Trail launches on Saturday 30th November 2019. The 12 sculptures, carved by Garry Shand, will be placed in various locations around Aberdeen. This is a great day out and could take you to parts of the city you have never been before!