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    Visit The National Piping Centre

    Visit to learn more about our work, the history of the bagpipes, and to try them yourself.

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

Christmas Events

Book tickets online for The National Piping Centre's Festive Family Christmas events.

Please note: all Concession tickets are for Children aged Under 10. 


Sing Along With Santa - 3rd December

Get your wee ones in the festive spirit with a Christmas sing a long with Santa and his elves. For ages 0-3. Ticket price includes a gift from Santa per child, and a tea or coffee and a mince pie for each adult! 

Sunday 3rd December

10am - 11.15am

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£8 each

Sing Along with Santa - 17th December

Get your wee ones in the festive spirit with a Christmas Sing Along with Santa. For ages 0-3. Ticket price includes a gift from Santa per child, and a tea or coffee and a mince pie for each adult! 

Sunday 17th December

10am - 11.15am

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£8 each

Santa's Piping Hot Party - 3rd December

Come along and bring your wee ones to meet Santa and his elves and enjoy an afternoon of festive disco! Ticket price includes a gift from Santa per child, and a tea or coffee and a mince pie for each adult! 

Sunday 3rd December

2pm - 4pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£12 each

Santa's Piping Hot Party - 17th December

Come along and bring your wee ones to meet Santa and his elves and enjoy an afternoon of festive disco! Ticket price includes a gift from Santa per child, and a tea or coffee and a mince pie for each adult! 

Sunday 17th December

2pm - 4pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£12 each

Christmas Family Ceilidh

Grab your friends and family and head to The National Piping Centre for a rockin' ceilidh before you relax over Christmas. For ages 8+ 

Saturday 23rd December

7.30pm - 10.30pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£15 each

The Wee Hogmanay Party - Friday 29th December

Don't want your wee ones to miss out on the New Year's Eve celebrations? Come down to The National Piping Centre for our Wee Hogmanay Party. Bring the kids, grandparents and the rest of your clan for a special party night, perfect for families. For children there will be a party food buffet, with haggis pies for the adults.  A special "Bells" celebration with Auld Lang Syne will round off the evening. For Ages 2 - 10. 

Friday 29th December

4pm - 7pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£17 each
Concession

£15 each

The Wee Hogmanay Party - Saturday 30th December

Don't want your wee ones to miss out on the New Year's Eve celebrations? Come down to The National Piping Centre for our Wee Hogmanay Party. Bring the kids, grandparents and the rest of your clan for a special party night, perfect for families. For children there will be a party food buffet, with haggis pies for the adults.  A special "Bells" celebration with Auld Lang Syne will round off the evening. For Ages 2 - 10. 

Saturday 30th December

4pm - 7pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£17 each
Concession

£15 each

Christmas Ceilidh - 14th December

Get your friends, club, sports team or work mates and head down to The National Piping Centre for a good, old fashioned, festive knees-up! Join our ceilidh band, Kilter, as you party the night away and get in to the festive spirit. Tickets include a haggis pie buffet. 

Thursday 14th December

8pm - 12 midnight

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£19 each

Christmas Ceilidh - 21st December

Get your friends, club, sports team or work mates and head down to The National Piping Centre for a good, old fashioned, festive knees-up! Join our ceilidh band, Kilter, as you party the night away and get in to the festive spirit. Tickets include a haggis pie buffet. 

Thursday 21st December

8pm - 12 midnight

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£19 each

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

Read More

HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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