A spectacular six-week extravaganza which truly gets anyone who visits into the Christmas spirit, Edinburgh's Christmas is a masterfully orchestrated event with something for everybody.
In 2014 there were over 3.6 million visitors to the Edinburgh Christmas attractions and in 2015 it's bound to be even bigger. With fun for every member of the family, Edinburgh's Christmas boasts everything from a Big Wheel to Ice Skating and the traditional German market to a special Children's Market, and of course, the Scottish market to enjoy the finest Scottish delicacies.
Edinburgh's Christmas takes place across the city, in St Andrew Square and East Princes Street Garden as well as the central attractions at the playfully named Spiegeltent. The big wheel is a wonderful way of seeing the beauty of Edinburgh from the skies. There is something for visitors of every age and the chance to truly embrace the festivity of Christmas in Edinburgh.
The Big Wheel, Iceskating, the German Market, the Treasure Hunt - it is magical and it certainly does Sparkle!