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  • FREE centre 1 Santa's Grotto at The Centre
    Livingston
    Sat 05 Nov - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    Father Christmas will be in his grotto in The Centre from the 5th November - 24th December!

  • Snowman Santas Farmyard Cottage at Almond Valley
    Livingston
    Sat 03 Dec - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    Enjoy some festive fun with the family on the lead up to Christmas. With visits from Santa, every weekend, and various activities available in the museum, there's plenty to do over the festive season.

  • FREE WHITBURN XMAS Christmas in Whitburn
    Whitburn
    Sat 03 Dec 2016

    Enjoy the Christmas 2016 celebrations in Whitburn!

  • FREE Christmas Shop Local this Christmas!
    West Lothian
    Sat 03 Dec 2016

    West Lothian stores and businesses are gearing up to participate in a nationwide shop local campaign.

  • Cinderella Cinderella
    Bathgate
    Mon 05 Dec - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    The Bathgate Regal Community Theatre has a treat for the whole family, with it's festive performance this year - Cinderella!

  • Union Canal 1 Santa Boat Trips on the Union Canal
    Broxburn & Uphall
    Sat 10 Dec, Sun 11 Dec, Sat 17 Dec, Sun 18 Dec

    Magical Santa boat trips, sailing on 4 dates in December from Port Buchan in Broxburn!

  • FREE xmas broxburn 2016 Broxburn & Uphall Christmas
    Broxburn & Uphall
    Sat 10 Dec 2016

    Music and family entertainment in Broxburn and Uphall throughout the day!

  • West Calder xmas Christmas Festival in The Square
    West Calder
    Sat 10 Dec 2016

    Christmas Festival in The Square will take place on Saturday 10th December in Union Square, West Calder

  • Supper with Santa Suppertime with Santa!
    Livingston
    Mon 12 Dec, Tue 13 Dec

    Enjoy supper with Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre!

  • Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter
    Livingston
    Dec 12th - Dec 17th, Dec 19th - Dec 24th, Dec 27th - Dec 28th

    Visit Howden Park Centre this Christmas for fun, adventure and pure pantomime magic with Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter!

  • DEER WALKS Christmas Deer Walks
    Linlithgow
    Sat 17 Dec - Sun 18 Dec 2016

    Come visit Santa's reindeer! Enjoy a Christmas deer walk this festive period in West Lothian!

  • Festive Brass Festive Brass with Whitburn Band

    Sat 17 Dec 2016

    Enjoy an evening of light-hearted Christmas music from one of Europe’s premier brass bands, Whitburn Band

  • Swinging Xmas Evening with Peter Gill & Friends Swinging Xmas Evening with Peter Gill
    Livingston
    Sun 18 Dec 2016

    For the perfect kick-start to the festive period, A Swinging Christmas Evening is always the answer!

  • Skerryvore Skerryvore
    Livingston
    Fri 30 Dec 2016

    Skerryvore make their now annual winter return to Howden Park Centre.

  • hogmany clock Hogmanay Party Ceilidh
    Livingston
    Sat 31 Dec 2016

    Celebrate the New Year in style with a night to truly remember, with traditional dance, food and song.

  • British Pipe Band Championship West Lothian Highland Games 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 27 May 2017

    Join us for the West Lothian Highland Games which promises to be a great day out for the family!

  • FREE Bathgate Procession Bathgate Procession & John Newland Festival 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 3rd June 2017

    Started in 1844, the Bathgate and John Newland Festival is a true celebration of Bathgate’s history!

  • Linlithgow Marches Linlithgow Marches 2017
    Linlithgow
    Tuesday 13th of June 2017

    This historic event has taken place for many hundreds of years originating from a time when it was vital for a community to make sure that its boundaries were intact

  • Hopetoun Horse Trials 4 The Gillespie Macandrew Hopetoun Horse Trials 2017
    South Queensferry
    June 2017

    The hugely successful International Horse Trials is a centrepiece for the finest shopping, Scottish food and drink, live entertainment and country pursuits on offer.

  • Spectacular Jousting Spectacular Jousting at Linlithgow Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat & Sun July 2017

    Hear the thunder of hooves and the crack of lances splintering as our brave knights stage an unforgettable display of horsemanship and skill with sword and lance.

  • Party at the Palace Logo Party at The Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat 12 Aug, Sun 13 Aug 2017

    Head to Linlithgow on the 12th and 13th of August and enjoy Scotland's most spectacular two-day music event overlooking the magnificent Linlithgow Palace!

  • Scotch Hop Scotch Hop at Linlithgow Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Wednesday evenings in July & August

    Scotch Hop offers an evening of Scottish dancing for all the family!

  • FREE Canal Fun Day Canal Fun Day 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sun 20 Aug 2017

    A fun filled family-friendly day out with a number of activities and attractions to keep everyone amused.

  • FREE Linlithgow Classic Car Day Linlithgow Classic Car Day 2017
    Linlithgow
    August/September 2016

    Don’t miss this fun day out for classic car enthusiasts; from pre-war vintage to modern day super cars and motorbikes…

  • Bathgate Music Festival Bathgate Music Festival 2017
    Bathgate
    September 2017

    Bathgate Music Festival is a weekend music festival celebrating all styles of music across various different venues.

  • Bing Blazer Park Life Bing Blazer Park Life
    Blackridge
    September 2017

    Take part in the Bing Blazer Park Life which is taking place in Beecraigs Country Park, West Lothian.

  • FREE Linlithgow Victorian Advent Fayre Linlithgow Victorian Advent Fayre 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat 25 Nov 2017

    This annual event offers music, a craft fair, farmers market and the grand torchlight procession culminating in the Christmas light switch on at 6pm!

  • FREE Christmas in Bathgate- Santa Christmas in Bathgate 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 26th November

    Join the Christmas 2017 Celebration in Bathgate!

  • FREE centre 1 Santa's Grotto at The Centre
    Livingston
    Sat 05 Nov - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    Father Christmas will be in his grotto in The Centre from the 5th November - 24th December!

  • Snowman Santas Farmyard Cottage at Almond Valley
    Livingston
    Sat 03 Dec - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    Enjoy some festive fun with the family on the lead up to Christmas. With visits from Santa, every weekend, and various activities available in the museum, there's plenty to do over the festive season.

  • FREE WHITBURN XMAS Christmas in Whitburn
    Whitburn
    Sat 03 Dec 2016

    Enjoy the Christmas 2016 celebrations in Whitburn!

  • FREE Christmas Shop Local this Christmas!
    West Lothian
    Sat 03 Dec 2016

    West Lothian stores and businesses are gearing up to participate in a nationwide shop local campaign.

  • Cinderella Cinderella
    Bathgate
    Mon 05 Dec - Sat 24 Dec 2016

    The Bathgate Regal Community Theatre has a treat for the whole family, with it's festive performance this year - Cinderella!

  • Union Canal 1 Santa Boat Trips on the Union Canal
    Broxburn & Uphall
    Sat 10 Dec, Sun 11 Dec, Sat 17 Dec, Sun 18 Dec

    Magical Santa boat trips, sailing on 4 dates in December from Port Buchan in Broxburn!

  • FREE xmas broxburn 2016 Broxburn & Uphall Christmas
    Broxburn & Uphall
    Sat 10 Dec 2016

    Music and family entertainment in Broxburn and Uphall throughout the day!

  • West Calder xmas Christmas Festival in The Square
    West Calder
    Sat 10 Dec 2016

    Christmas Festival in The Square will take place on Saturday 10th December in Union Square, West Calder

  • Supper with Santa Suppertime with Santa!
    Livingston
    Mon 12 Dec, Tue 13 Dec

    Enjoy supper with Santa at Almond Valley Heritage Centre!

  • Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter
    Livingston
    Dec 12th - Dec 17th, Dec 19th - Dec 24th, Dec 27th - Dec 28th

    Visit Howden Park Centre this Christmas for fun, adventure and pure pantomime magic with Red Riding Hood and the Wolves of Winter!

  • DEER WALKS Christmas Deer Walks
    Linlithgow
    Sat 17 Dec - Sun 18 Dec 2016

    Come visit Santa's reindeer! Enjoy a Christmas deer walk this festive period in West Lothian!

  • Festive Brass Festive Brass with Whitburn Band

    Sat 17 Dec 2016

    Enjoy an evening of light-hearted Christmas music from one of Europe’s premier brass bands, Whitburn Band

  • Swinging Xmas Evening with Peter Gill & Friends Swinging Xmas Evening with Peter Gill
    Livingston
    Sun 18 Dec 2016

    For the perfect kick-start to the festive period, A Swinging Christmas Evening is always the answer!

  • Skerryvore Skerryvore
    Livingston
    Fri 30 Dec 2016

    Skerryvore make their now annual winter return to Howden Park Centre.

  • hogmany clock Hogmanay Party Ceilidh
    Livingston
    Sat 31 Dec 2016

    Celebrate the New Year in style with a night to truly remember, with traditional dance, food and song.

  • British Pipe Band Championship West Lothian Highland Games 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 27 May 2017

    Join us for the West Lothian Highland Games which promises to be a great day out for the family!

  • FREE Bathgate Procession Bathgate Procession & John Newland Festival 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 3rd June 2017

    Started in 1844, the Bathgate and John Newland Festival is a true celebration of Bathgate’s history!

  • Linlithgow Marches Linlithgow Marches 2017
    Linlithgow
    Tuesday 13th of June 2017

    This historic event has taken place for many hundreds of years originating from a time when it was vital for a community to make sure that its boundaries were intact

  • Hopetoun Horse Trials 4 The Gillespie Macandrew Hopetoun Horse Trials 2017
    South Queensferry
    June 2017

    The hugely successful International Horse Trials is a centrepiece for the finest shopping, Scottish food and drink, live entertainment and country pursuits on offer.

  • Spectacular Jousting Spectacular Jousting at Linlithgow Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat & Sun July 2017

    Hear the thunder of hooves and the crack of lances splintering as our brave knights stage an unforgettable display of horsemanship and skill with sword and lance.

  • Party at the Palace Logo Party at The Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat 12 Aug, Sun 13 Aug 2017

    Head to Linlithgow on the 12th and 13th of August and enjoy Scotland's most spectacular two-day music event overlooking the magnificent Linlithgow Palace!

  • Scotch Hop Scotch Hop at Linlithgow Palace 2017
    Linlithgow
    Wednesday evenings in July & August

    Scotch Hop offers an evening of Scottish dancing for all the family!

  • FREE Canal Fun Day Canal Fun Day 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sun 20 Aug 2017

    A fun filled family-friendly day out with a number of activities and attractions to keep everyone amused.

  • FREE Linlithgow Classic Car Day Linlithgow Classic Car Day 2017
    Linlithgow
    August/September 2016

    Don’t miss this fun day out for classic car enthusiasts; from pre-war vintage to modern day super cars and motorbikes…

  • Bathgate Music Festival Bathgate Music Festival 2017
    Bathgate
    September 2017

    Bathgate Music Festival is a weekend music festival celebrating all styles of music across various different venues.

  • Bing Blazer Park Life Bing Blazer Park Life
    Blackridge
    September 2017

    Take part in the Bing Blazer Park Life which is taking place in Beecraigs Country Park, West Lothian.

  • FREE Linlithgow Victorian Advent Fayre Linlithgow Victorian Advent Fayre 2017
    Linlithgow
    Sat 25 Nov 2017

    This annual event offers music, a craft fair, farmers market and the grand torchlight procession culminating in the Christmas light switch on at 6pm!

  • FREE Christmas in Bathgate- Santa Christmas in Bathgate 2017
    Bathgate
    Saturday 26th November

    Join the Christmas 2017 Celebration in Bathgate!

Welcome to West Lothian

Welcome to West Lothian

Come and visit us in West Lothian, Scotland!

West Lothian makes a fantastic visit for many great reasons. With our rich heritage, friendly towns, great shopping and wide open spaces, West Lothian people have plenty to smile about.

Your complete guide to travel, accommodation, places to visit, activities and events. From short breaks to romantic weekends, activity weeks, family holidays and relaxing get-aways.

Great Reasons to Visit

There are loads of great reasons to Visit West Lothian this Autumn - here's some of them!

  • A Walk in Almondell, West Lothian
  • The Linlithgow Canal Centre
  • New Hopetoun Gardens
  • Welcome to West Lothian
  • A visit to Linlithgow Palace
  • The Cupcake Cafe Bar
  • International Horse Trials Preview
  • Snowdrop Walk at Hopetoun House
  • Knockhill, Bathgate
  • Kingsfield Events
  • The Snow in West Lothian
  • Linlithgow Burgh Halls
  • Hopetoun House Fireworks
  • West Lothian Group Visits

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