Edinburgh Christmas Charity Festival - Inverleith Park
Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December 2017
Edinburgh Christmas Charity Festival 10am
This annual event is now in its fifth year and goes from strength to strength with over 30 charity stalls to brows around within the comfort of a large marquee you can even stay awhile for a snack at the coffee / tea bar.
Open 09.30am Saturday 5.30pm Sunday 09.30am 5.30pm
Last Year many people said that this was probably the best Santa Grotto in Edinburgh.
Saturday 2nd December events
Edinburgh Christmas 10k Walk Start 1.00pm
Our aim is to make the walk a fun and memorable day out for everyone. No one will be excluded. The walk will include going through the beautiful Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and the Water of Leith finishing in Inverleith Park via Stockbridge.
The Golden Tinsel Mile Walks Start Time 1.00pm
Walk, stroll 1, 2 or 3 miles you choose the distance.
Do you want to participate in an event that will be fun and also a little bit of a challenge? Then the Golden Tinsel Mile Walks are for you.
Sunday 3rd December events
Edinburgh Christmas 5k Run Start 09.30am
Edinburgh Christmas 10k Run Start 11.00am
The Edinburgh Christmas 5k & 10k Runs are open to all. Seasoned runners or beginners .Special prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd male & female runners. All runners have their place and times recorded.
The Santa Toddle & Parade 1.30pm
Meet Santa then the Santa Parade and Toddle Santa arrives at 1.30pm
October 12th 2018
Friday 7th October 2016 will be the start of a new Challenge by Great Scottish Events, The Great Scottish 100. The event will take place over a period of seven days and covering some of Scotland’s most stunning landscapes.
2018 date to be announced
Great Scottish Walk 20k Start 11am - Great Scottish Walk 10k Start 11.15am
The Golden Mile Walks Start Time 12 noon
Armed Forces Day - 2018 date to be announced
2018 date to be announced
Great Scottish Summer Run 5k Start Time 0930am
Great Scottish Summer Run 10k Start Time 11am
The Great Scottish Toddle Start time 1pm
The Great Scottish Tattie Run 1.30pm - Spud & Spoon Race
The Great Scottish Junior Races
2.30pm 6yrs – 8yr – 400mtrs
2.50pm 8yr -10yr -800mtrs
3.10pm 10yr – 12yr 1 mile
3.30pm 12yr – 14yr - 1mile
Boys and girls will run together but we shall give special prizes to the first second and third boy/ girl in each race.
These are all fun runs we shall give participants a medal and goody bag. Mums and dads can join in and accompany their children on the run especially the 6 – 8 year olds. Entry fee £5 per child.