What's on in 2022

Preparations are under way for an exciting new look Christmas 2022. If you would like to get involved please contact us. We need stewards, fundraisers and general helping hands. If you would like to help by sponsoring Christmas in Queensferry, please get in touch here or through our Facebook page. Also let us know if you have a local event at Christmas and we will add it to this page.


* Thursday 24th November 2022 - Christmas in Queensferry Lights Switch On Event

Free event on the High St. 5:30-7pm. We are planning a fresh new style of show, Santa's Parade, Sing in The City, Forth Dimension Music Productions, Ferry Blend, local school choirs, Queensferry Community Brass Band and solo artists. Leading up to the lights switch on by Queen Jessica and Gracious Lady Anne Mitchell, closing with a pyrotechnic display which is more environmentally friendly than fireworks, kindly sponsored by Orocco Pier and supplied by 21cc. The RNLI stall will have mulled wine, mince pies, teas & coffees. The Santa Parade will leave from Scotmid on The Loan approx 5:30pm and arrive on the High St by 5:45pm. Queensferry Community Brass Band will be playing on the High St from 5:30pm. More details to follow.

ChiQ Switch On


* Thursday 24th Nov 2022 - Thurs 1st Dec 5pm Christmas in Queensferry 12 Days of Christmas Competition

NOW EXTENDED UNTIL SUNDAY 18th Dec 4pm

12 Days comp

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Entry forms in our programme available locally or

DOWNLOAD PRINT FRIENDLY FORM HERE.


* Friday 25th November 2022 - Christmas in Queensferry Quiz Night

7pm in Queensferry Bowling Club. Team of 4 £10 entry, £100 winning prize kindly donated by Rosebery Hall Management Committee. Raffle prizes on the night. To book email christmasinqueensferry@gmail.com

ChiQ Quiz Night


* Fri Nov 25 @ 10:00 AM - Sat Nov 27 @ 4:00 PM. Hopetoun Christmas Shopping Fair

Our annual Christmas Shopping Fair will take place on Friday 25th, Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th November 2022. Tickets available by clicking the image below.

Hopetoun Fair


* Dalmeny Primary Christmas Fair

Nov 26th 10am - 12noon

Dalmeny Primary Fair


* Thurs 1st Dec 10am-12noon - Rosebery Playgroup Christmas Market

Adults £3, includes tea/coffee & christmas treat. Kids free.

Rosebery Play Group Fair


* Thurs 1st Dec 6pm - 9pm - Festive Ferry Late Night Shopping Event

Queensferry High St.

Festive Ferry


* Fri 2nd Dec 6pm-8pm - Queensferry Primary Christmas Fair

Santa's Grotto, craft stalls, outdoor fire pit, tombola, home baking, raffle, Mrs McGregor's famous bottle stall and much more. £1 entry per person.

QPS Fair


* Sat 3rd Dec 10am-2pm - Queensferry High School Christmas Market

QHS Market


* Tues 6th Dec - 10th Dec - Dame Aphrodite's Ancient Greek Panto

A production from Forth Dimension in the Scout Hall, Port Edgar. Click the image to book or scan QR code.

Forth Dimension Panto


* Friday December 16th from 18.00 - Christmas carols in Hawthorn Bank Walled Garden

GreenFerry and Ferry Blend choir will be hosting. Mince pies and mulled wine will be served.

Hawthorn Bank carols


* Saturday 17th Dec Queensferry Community Brass Band at Tesco Ferrymuir


* Sunday 18th December at 2pm. Ferry Blend at Dalmeny Kirk

Ferry Blend are back this Christmas with a special concert. Come and get festive with us in the fabulous setting of Dalmeny Kirk. Tickets £5 accompanied under 16's free.

Tickets available now via this link


Festive Events at Port Edgar by BuzzWorks

BuzzWorks logo

Please note unfortunately the previously advertised Christmas events at OutBoard have been cancelled following the decison to close OutBoard over the winter from 7th Nov.




Santa's Sleigh Tour


SANTA IS BACK FOR ANOTHER YEAR!! 🤶🎅🎄💫 ….and the GOOD NEWS is that there are EVEN MORE opportunities for you to see him during this festive period!!!

🛑🎅Santa Stops🎅🛑

Santa and his magical elves will be out this year visiting children at various “Santa Stops” across the Ferry between the 16th - 20th December 🤩🤩

Keep an eye out for our Santa Stop signs popping up in your area and visit our Rotary page for further details on locations, dates and times of each stop!!

Click here for tour details and updates

IN ADDITION!!!! You can also see Santa and his magical sleigh at the following venues between 10am - 4pm

  • 🎄 Hopetoun Farm shop - Fri 16th 🎄 Scotmid on the Loan - Sat 17th 🎄 Tesco - Sun 18th
  • Santa’s Elves and Rotary Helpers will be there to raise funds for local causes. All donations made will be used to support many groups and individuals, as well as fund our extensive youth programme. Contactless or cash payments can be made on the day. Every little helps and it is massively appreciated ❤️🎄 We look forward to seeing you all there!!!!

    Santa Sleigh




    Dalmeny Church Events

    Christmas in Dalmeny


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    Christmas in Dalmeny details

    Dalmeny Kirk Market

    Dalmeny Kirk Afternoon Tea



    Queensferry Parish Church Events


    * Sun 4 Dec Priory Church - 4pm - Messy Church

    Special all-age worship for all the family: ‘All the Difference’


    * Sun 4 Dec QPC - evening – ‘Mary & Martha’ event

    An evening for women to escape the hustle and bustle for some creative craft making, a light supper and a time of reflection. Sign up at office@qpcweb.org or call 0131 331 1100.


    * Sun 11 Dec QPC - 10 am Gift Service

    a chance to bring along a gift for a child which will be distributed through two of Edinburgh’s special projects.


    * Wed 14 Dec QPC - evening - Peace Light Service

    Join with our local Scout group as we welcome and share a Light that’s travelled to Queensferry from Bethlehem!


    * Sun 18 Dec QPC - 10am - Morning Service


    * Sun 18 Dec Priory - 6pm - Messy Church

    Special all-age worship for all the family: ‘A Very Messy Christmas’


    * Sun 18th December Borrowman Square – 6.30 pm – Join the team from “Sanctuary”

    6.30 pm for carols, candles and mince pies!

    Christmas in Dalmeny


    * Sat 24 Dec QPC - 6.30pm – Christmas Eve

    all age service for all the family


    * Sun 25 Dec QPC - 10.30am – Joint Christmas Day service

    – bring your pressies and celebrate Christmas!



    Christ Church Queensferry Events

    Wednesday 14 December

    Online Carols with Christ Church Queensferry For more info just email hello@christchurchqueensferry.org

    Sunday 18 December

    Community Carols with Christ Church Queensferry. Rosebery Hall @ 2.30pm. For more info just email hello@christchurchqueensferry.org

    Christ Church Events


    Priory Church Events

    Priory Church Events

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    * Every Sunday from 27th Nov - 18th Dec Christmas Sunset Meditation

    Meditation, Dip in the sea, Firepit, Candles, Hot Chocolate, Mulled wine, Mince Pies.
    For details and to book click image below.

    Christmas Sunset Meditation

    Click image for details and to book Sunset Meditation

    Muscari Blue



    All information correct at time of publication. Please check with the relevant organiser prior to booking, travelling or making any arrangements and check back here for regular updates.