It’s that time of year when we dust off the fairy lights and get ready for some festive fun! Join us in Milngavie Town Centre for a free, family day out to start off the festive period.
Head down to Douglas Street for the main stage with live music, Christmas songs and local talent. Here’s the low down on our performers and timings:
1.00pm – 1.15pm: Stellar Musical Theatre
1.20pm – 1.30pm: Rock and Roll Revolution
1.35pm – 2.00pm: Westerton Male Voice Choir
2.10pm – 2.25pm: Limitless Dance Academy
2.30pm – 2.50pm: Ciara Watt
2.55pm – 3.20pm: Salvation Army
Break for Santa and Reindeer Parade
4.10pm – 4.25pm: Kim Irvine
4.30pm – 4.50pm: Mia Sorella
5pm: Light Switch On!
Saturday 30th November to Saturday 14th December 2019
Find all 21 named elves in the local Milngavie businesses, naming the businesses you find the elves in as you go with the chance of winning a £100 Milngavie Gift Card and a kids Christmas goodie bag!
Trail maps will be available nearer the time in the local Milngavie businesses and on the day of the Christmas light switch on.
Visit Santa in his Grotto at the Waypoint on Mugdock Road. £3 entry fee which includes present from Santa.
See the Milngavie Pipe Band lead the parade with local Milngavie girl guides, Milngavie Scout Group, mascots, princesses, The Absurdist Pipe Band, Milngavie in Bloom, Santa and our two competition winners in sleigh with six real Cairngorm Reindeer as they parade their way through the town centre
Head to Mugdock Road to pay our reindeer a visit and ask the Cairngorm Reindeer team any interesting questions about the reindeer.
Enjoy free face painting for the kids on Stewart Street and Station Road. 2 face painters at each location.
Enjoy a free Christmas craft workshops, Christmas card making with United Free Church in Milngavie and The Honeybee Bakery cupcake decorating for the kids in the Fraser Centre.
Look out for our balloon modeler, princesses and The Absurdist Pipe Band as they take over the town centre with their festive outdoor performances.
No.1 Boutique, Mugdock Road.
A FREE give away of a pair of UGG boots worth £200! Pop into No. 1 Boutique and write your name, telephone number and shoe size down and the lucky winner will be announced on Sunday 1st December.
Reids of Milngavie, Main Street.
To celebrate 25 years in Milngavie, we are having a raffle with the chance to win a Radley handbag or a Kipling bag with matching purse. Every penny goes to Dementia UK.
Just pop into store to purchase a raffle ticket and winner announced on the Saturday 30th November 2019.
Week commencing 25th November to 30th November 2019:
Spend £50 on Radley and receive a Radley gift from us.
Spend £30 and receive a free RFID credit card holder.
20% OFF selected Kipling.
Body and Mind Salon, Station Road.
25% OFF all brands including Dermalogica & Elizabeth Arden Pro Skincare and Jane Iredale mineral makeup in store. Also offering, Christmas Gift Voucher pre sale offer in store today.
Also hosting a raffle in which there will be 3 winners. Pop into the Salon for a raffle ticket 1.30pm – 4.30pm on Saturday 30th November 2019.
First Prize – Merry Christmas Massage or Customised Facial
Second Prize – Jingle Gel Nails
Third Prize – A Cracker of a Tan
Besotted, Station Road
Selected Christmas boxed cards on a 3 for 2.
FREE advent calender worth £4.99 to customers who spend £15.00
A chance to win an Elf on the shelf “letters to Santa” and 3 runner up prizes of The Elf’s story DVD. Competition will be announced on Wednesday here and winner announced on Saturday.
Gavins Mill, Gavins Mill Road
Gavins Mill will be selling raffle tickets for their special Fair Trade Festive Goodies hamper! Winner announced on Dec 8th December 2019.
We will also have ‘Ice your own gingerbread tree decorations’ activity for kids in the cafe, for a small donation. We will have our very own star baker Verlaine’s Christmas cake squares ready for sale, this years batch is eagerly anticipated and when they’re gone they’re gone!
Ruby Red, Main Street
Christmas special this Saturday on Joma Jewellery. Free gift when you spend £30 in store (whilst stocks last)
Cancer Research, Main Street
3 for 2 on all clothing this Saturday. On the 6th, 7th, 8th December we are doing Christmas shopping weekend! All the goods are brand new with lots to choose from. Come and see their great WINTER WONDERLAND Window display this weekend!
The Dress Shop, Mugdock Road
Winter Sale on Saturday 30th November.
25% OFF All Stock and lots of Bargains on their refreshed Bargain Rail.