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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 CVO, CBE, FRSE, FRSA, MA, CA - 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: concession tickets are for those aged over 65, with separate Child tickets. Please select the correct box for your booking. 


Sing Along With Santa - 2nd 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 2nd December

10am - 11.15am

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£8 each

Santa's Piping Hot Party - 2nd December

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

Sunday 2nd December

2pm - 4pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£12 each

Sing Along With Santa - 16th 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 16th December

10am - 11.15am

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£8 each

Santa's Piping Hot Party - 16th December

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

Sunday 2nd December

2pm - 4pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£12 each

Christmas Ceilidh - 20th December

Get your friends, club, sports team or work mates and head down to The National Piping Centre on Thursday 20th December 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 20th December

8pm - 12 midnight

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£19 each

Christmas Family Ceilidh 2018

Grab your friends and family and head to The National Piping Centre on Sunday 23rd December for a rockin' ceilidh before you relax over Christmas. For ages 8+ 

Sunday 23rd December

7.30pm - 10.30pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£15 each
Concession

£15 each
Child

£15 each

The Wee Hogmanay Party - Saturday 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. 

Saturday 29th December

5pm - 8pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£15 each

The Wee Hogmanay Party - Sunday 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. 

Sunday 30th December

5pm - 8pm

The National Piping Centre


Buy Tickets Online
Adult

£5 each
Concession

£5 each
Child

£15 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 CVO, CBE, FRSE, FRSA, MA, CA - 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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