Kirknewton Winterfest Programme 2016


The Kirknewton Winterfest 2016 begins on Sunday 20th November with the Christmas Family BBQ, Craft & Food Fair at the Stables and on Sunday 4th December with the Torchlight Procession & Kirknewton Christmas Tree Lighting.

You can also win a Christmas Hamper at the Kirknewton Christmas Craft, Food & Family BBQ Fair.  Raffle tickets are £1 each.

If you like the events we put on for everyone during the winter months and you’d like to donate some Christmas cheer for Kirknewton youth projects then please donate via mobile – text KCDT01 with either £5 or £10 to 70070.  As we are a charity please remember to Gift Aid when prompted.  Thanks for your continued support, it is very much appreciated.

More events and Kirknewton Christmas Winterfest 2016 news to follow.  Keep checking local media.  Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone involved. xxx



Sunday 20th November , 12-4pm, Kirknewton Stables

Christmas Family BBQ, Food & Craft Fair

Gala Burgers, home baking, hot drinks, Christmas Crafts for that extra special gift, storytelling, songs, kids games and maybe even Santa making an early appearance in our annual Kirknewton Family get together.  This event takes place in the lovely grounds of Kirknewton House.  All welcome.  Please walk or take public transport if you can but car parking is available

 Wednesday 23rd November, 7pm, Green Room

Festive Wreath Making, £15

Thursday 24th November, 6-9pm, Potter Around, Free

Christmas Shopping and Gallery Viewing Night

Paintings will be for sale and hand made goods

Wednesday 30th November, 1.30pm

Christmas Table Centerpiece Workshop, £15

Thursday 1st December, 7pm, Green Room

Kirknewton Board Gamers

Try out some board games you may not have tried before for Christmas ideas!

Saturday 3rd December, 11am – 3pm, Green Room

Mrs Mac’s Vintage Tea Christmas Event

Pop up Vintage tea shop,selection of teas and coffee, teabread, scones and hand crafted cakes. Pro bookable afternoon tea’s £8 per person. Craft tables by local artists on show.

Saturday 3rd December, 7pm, Green Room

Mini & Me Christmas Night Out

Us “grown ups” need a Xmas Party and to celebrate the end of the year and being awesome parents we’ll be holding our Mini & Me (minus your mini me) on Saturday 3rd December at 7pm in the Greenroom.  Includes blind wine tasting.

Sunday 4th December, 5pm, meet at Meadowbank Road

Torchlight Procession & Christmas Tree Lighting with refreshments in the Village Hall afterwards.  Great family event

Followed by

Sunday 4th December, 7pm, Green Room

It’s A Wonderful Life Film Showing

Saturday 10th December, 11am-1pm, Potter Around

Mrs Claus’ Christmas Decorations Workshop

Join Mrs Claus and the elves who will help you make a number of different Christmas decorations to hang on your tree or give to friends. Suitable for ages 5-12. £12 a head. Call 01506 238 961 or email

Monday 12th December, 7pm, Kirknewton Church, Free

Carol Concert

Friday 16th December, 11.30am, Green Room, Free

Christmas Book Bugs

Sunday 18th December

Santa’s Sleigh Around Kirknewton

Hillhouse Wynd 4pm, Meadowbank Road 4.10pm, Kaimes Crescent 4.30pm, Park Terrace 4.50pm, Railway Station 5.10pm (subject to change).  Please give generously to this fundraiser for the Scouts.

Wednesday 21st December, 11am, Kirknewton Church

School Christmas Service

Saturday 24th December, meet Meadowbank Road from 21.45pm for carols, Refreshments at Kirknewton Church 11pm followed by Watchnight Service 11.30pm

Carols & Watchnight Service


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