Christmas in Aberdeen 2019


It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas ........

Aberdeen will come alive with some seasonal sparkle for the 2019 festive season. Christmas in Aberdeen includes events and activities for all to enjoy, including the bigger and better Christmas Village in and around the Broad Street area.

Download the Christmas in Aberdeen 2019 brochure here:


Christmas in Aberdeen Events

Here's all the events you can enjoy in Aberdeen this festive season:

Aberdeen Christmas Village - Thursday 21 November - Tuesday 31 December 2019

Christmas Tree Switch-On - Thursday 21 November 2019

Christmas Lights Switch-On Parade - Sunday 24 November 2019

12 Days of Christmas Sculpture Trail - Sunday 1 December - Tuesday 24 December 2019

Nativity Scene - Monday 2 December 2019 - Tuesday 7 January 2020

Carol Concerts - Saturday 14 December 2019

Hogmanay Celebrations - Tuesday 31 December 2019


Community Christmas Events

There's so many community events happening across Aberdeen this festive season, there really is something for everyone!  Check out the event listings here.


Stay in Aberdeen at Christmas

Take advantage of some great hotel offers in Aberdeen this Christmas and enjoy a festive short break that will allow you to relax and enjoy all that Christmas in Aberdeen has to offer.


Community Festive Fund

The Community Festive Fund can provide a small financial grant to community groups and organisations who are arranging a celebration for their local community or continuing to grow and develop an existing event which may already be held in Aberdeen City.

Groups may receive up to £350 for Christmas events and £500 for Hogmanay events, subject to eligibility and money available in the fund once all applications have been received for consideration.

Apply for a Community Festive Fund Grant

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