Yes, Santa will be flying in from the North Pole. He always makes a great entrance and this year his parade will be even better than ever. Just to give you a taster you can
you can see the video of Santa's Arrival at last year's event.
This year we have a unique guest star. We are sure that Arran will never have seen an act like this! Read more...
Lights, music and fireworks combine to celebrate the lighting of the mammoth Glenisle Christmas Tree on Saturday 29 November. Read more...
We'll be throwing big, a family-friendly party in the Glenisle marquee after the fireworks. Live music from our special guest star, food & drink. What could be better? Read more...
We'll have our traditional barbecue in the Glenisle marquee along with lots of lovely Christmas goodies (and our notorious Glenisle mulled wine!)
The best of Arran was on sale at our Christmas Market. Read more...
There will be lots of fun and games across the green and around the Glenisle Hotel. Lots of fun for everyone. See more...
Christmas Tree Spectacular
6pm - Free of Charge
Music, lights and fireworks join to produce a spectacular celebration of the lighting of the mammoth Glenisle Christmas tree.
Here's is a video of last year's show to give you an idea of what it was like. The light and music show is designed and conceived by
the Glenisle Hotel. The firework show is designed and executed by Midnight Storm of Glasgow.
The show will take place in the gardens of the Glenisle Hotel. It is open to all and is completely free of charge.
As a taster, here is a video of last year's tree lighting
Santa will be here
Free of Charge
Santa will be flying in from the North Pole especially to meet all the children and find out what they want for Christmas.
He always makes a spectacular entrance and this year will be no exception!
To give you an idea of what to expect, here is a video of Santa arriving at last year's event
Doctor Diablo's Medicine Show
Free of Charge
Doctor Diablo performs dangerous and death defying skills from the forbidden world of the circus sideshow!
Ancient arts including fire manipulation, escapology, the pain proof man, and more, are given a modern twist with more than a hint of comedy and audience participation.
Strange But True
You may also be lucky enough to be given a peek into Doctor Diablo's 'Strange But True' travelling museum of freaks and oddities, featuring weird exhibits such as a six legged lamb, shrunken Human head and implements of torture and execution!
See even more on Doctor Diablo's Facebook page
Step this way, there's no turning back...
from 6:30pm - Free Entry
After the fireworks we'll be throwing a big, family-friendly bash in the Glenisle marquee. There will be live music plenty of food and
drink. It's was the perfect way to finish the day.
Here's a video of last year's party
The Christmas Market
The best of Arran will be on sale in the Christmas Market. Local craftsmen and women and a whole variety of Arran traders come from across the island to tempt you with treasures that you just can't find on the mainland.
Just have a look at what was on offer last year...
Lots of Fun and Games
There will be games, treasure hunts, competitions and lots lots more.
Have a look at how much fun everyone was having last year...