Festive Shopping Evening at Hopetoun Farm Shop

5 to try - West Lothian Christmas Events!


It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and boy do we have a great festive period for you in West Lothian! With joyful Christmas markets and merry family fun it is certain to top Last Christmas. So why don’t you Step into Christmas in West Lothian, for it Tis’ the Season to be Jolly and have a Wonderful Christmastime with these 5 Festive Christmas Events!

1. Hopetoun Christmas Shopping Fair

Hopetoun Christmas Shopping Fair 3

If you are tired of the festive high street hustle and bustle, and fancy a day out in glorious surroundings, then look no further than the Hopetoun Christmas Fair. Set in the iconic stately home, this fair will take place from Friday 25th- Sunday 27th November and is a must for those wishing to soak up the festive spirit and at the same time find the unique gift for special friends and family members.

2. Linlithgow Victorian Advent Fayre

 Victorian Advent Fayre

Enjoy a day out at the Linlithgow Victorian Advert Fair on Saturday 26th November, 10am - 6pm. With craft fairs, farmers markets, children’s entertainment, a visit from Mrs Claus as well as Santa and a grand torchlight procession with carol singing to finish it all off, it is sure to be a fabulous start to the festive period. 

3. Christmas in Bathgate

Christmas in Bathgate 3

Perhaps you are looking for a bit of festive family fun, then Bathgate may be the place for you. Bathgate Christmas takes place on the Saturday 26th November from 1pm – 5pm, where you can enjoy some street/musical entertainment as well as Santa’s grotto and the Christmas tree lights-on countdown.

4. Whitburn Christmas Cracker Event

Whitburn xmas

Whitburn Christmas Cracker event takes place on Saturday 3rd December from 12pm. The day offers a full programme of festive community fun for all the family. This year sees a funfair, elves workshop, children's entertainment, festive market and stalls, food and drink. Around 4pm, the Santa Parade will leave the centre and move to the Civic Space at the Cross for the Christmas tree lights switch-on.

5. A Broxburn and Uphall Christmas

Christmas Broxburn 2016

Enjoy a Broxburn and Uphall Christmas on the 10th December, 10am - 5pm. There will be music and family entertainment taking place throughout the day in Broxburn & Uphall, as well as a Santa's Grotto, toys sale, teenage market and a carol service. The event will end with the switching on of the Christmas Tree lights at the Uphall Community Centre.


Check out all the other Christmas events happening in West Lothian this festive period by looking at our Winterfest section!


Written by Annie - Visit West Lothian at 00:00

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