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Santa's Sparkle 2016
The Glenisle is proud to present the seventh year of Arran's fabulous Christmas Festival
This year, in conjunction with The Lamlash Bay Hotel, The Pierhead Tavern and The Drift Inn

12noon till late - Saturday 26 November, 2016

At the Glenisle Hotel, on the green opposite and throughout the village of Lamlash

We will bring you more details soon.
In the meantime, here a some videos and pictures of last year's event, to give you an idea of what to expect.
Santa will be here

Santa is going to fly in from the North Pole especially to be here. He will arrive with a wonderful parade from Lamlash Pier to the green.

He will then meet all the children to hear what they want for Christmas.
Christmas Tree Spectacular

Arran Brass will play for the lighting of the Lamlash Village Christmas Tree on the Green.

Lights, music and fireworks will be combined in a spectacular show to celebrate the lighting of the mammoth Glenisle Christmas Tree.
Santa's Cheerleading Team

This new, Arran cheerleading team has be formed especially to perform at Santa's Sparkle.

High kicks, acrobatics, baton twirling, pompoms and all the glamour of cheerleading at its best. They will be joining Santa in his parade and giving their special, Christmas routine in the performance area.
Arran's Musical Talent Showcase

Have you ever wanted to be in a band or entertain on stage? Now is your chance to join professional and amateur musicians on stage at the Pierhead Tavern or simply go solo.

The PHT will provide the audience, the backline and other musicians if needed and help you shine in front of a panel of judges.

See www.thepht.co.uk for details and for an application form. Applications must be returned by 31 October.

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 visitors with treasures that you just can't find on the mainland.

Kid's Fun & Games

Egg and spoon race, sack race and all sorts of other great games for kids. Happening throughout the day on Lamlash Green.

Kick-off Party on Friday evening

Yes, the party starts on Friday evening with a great Kick-Off party at the Lamlash Bay Hotel. Jonnie Scotland will be playing from 8pm to 11:30pm and the licenced bar will be open.

Why wait until Saturday to start the fun?

Santa's Disco

Dance the night away at Santa's Disco at the Drift Inn from 9pm.

Festive Food & Drink

All food and drink is hand-prepared from the finest local ingredients by the Glenisle Restaurant's own chefs in the hotel and on the barbecue on the green.

The choice includes...
  • Hamburgers made by Arran Butchers from Scottish beef
  • Hot Dogs from local Arran sausages
  • Specialty barbecue
  • Vegetarian options available in the Glenisle Bistro
  • Home-made mince pies, shortbread & tablet
  • The Glenisle's notorious mulled wine
  • Speciality Christmas Coffees in the Glenisle
  • Arran beers
  • Arran whisky
  • plus a full range of soft drinks
All meats supplied by Arran Butchers
All buns and rolls supplied by Wooleys, Brodick



 
 
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Christmas & New Year

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✔ Best Rates - Guaranteed
✔ Discounted Ferry Travel
✔ Best Cancellation Policies
✔ Great Value Dinner Packages
 
Best Small Country Hotel in the Scottish Islands 2016
 
20% off with our
Autumn Late Booking Discount
Amazing Winter Discounts
2 people from just £59 per night
 

Christmas & New Year

Santa's Sparkle
Festive Season in the Bistro
Christmas Day / New Year's Eve
Festive Hotel Stays
 

What's On
on the Isle of Arran

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