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Christmas at Gyle Shopping Centre

Gyle’s Christmas Parade

Wednesday 20th November, from 4pm. 

3.45pm: Switch on VIP’s arrive at Frankie & Benny’s

5pm – 6.30pm: Boogie & Arlene with the Forth 1 Road Show

5pm: FUNBOX on stage

5.45pm: Gyle light switch on and fireworks

6pm: See Santa arriving with his real Reindeer

6.30: Santa’s Grotto Opens

PLUS: Workshops, Face Painting, Stilt Walkers, Balloon Specialists and Reindeer petting


Santa’s Grotto

Grotto opening times: 10 – 5pm each day*

Meet Santa and receive an early Christmas present for £5, a photo with Santa for an additional £6 or get 3 for £10! 

Money raised at the Grotto will be donated to the Forth One ‘Cash for Kids’ Charity. The last entry will be 10 minutes before Grotto closing time.

Friday 22nd NovemberFriday 13th December
Saturday 23rd NovemberSaturday 14th December
Sunday 24th NovemberSunday 15th December
Friday 29th NovemberMonday 16th December
Saturday 30th NovemberTuesday 17th December
Friday 6th DecemberWednesday 18th December
Saturday 7th DecemberThursday 19th December
Sunday 8th DecemberFriday 20th December
Monday 9th DecemberSaturday 21st December
Tuesday 10th DecemberSunday 22nd December
Wednesday 11th DecemberMonday 23rd December
Thursday 12th DecemberTuesday 24th December*

*Except 24th December: 10 – 4pm when Santa will take an hour break to munch some mince pies to keep him going.

Santa’s Workshop

Help decorate the Gyle Christmas tree at 11am each day. Santa will visit at the end of each workshop.

Book in at the customer service desk for 24th November, 1st December, 8th December and 15th December


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