The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival. Gather your friends and family for an enchanted evening of entertainment beneath the glow of our 60ft tall rainbow-coloured Christmas tree. Pantomimes, Christmas parties, festive movie screenings, comedy, food trucks and more. Spread across nine days there’s something for everyone, and it can all be enjoyed whilst snuggled up in the warmth and comfort of your car.
🎅 The Parking Lot Panto 🤶
No theatres? No problem! Cheer, boo and hiss along with the family as we bring a professionally produced live production of Cinderella to direct to your car. Broadcast across two massive screens, there’s not a bad seat in the house with the stage and cast visible from all spaces.
🍿 Festive Movies 🍿
Magical screenings of Christmas movie family favourites including Elf, The Santa Clause, Home Alone, Home Alone 2, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Miracle On 34th Street and The Polar Express. Our pre-show DJ/MC hosts music, fun and games ahead of the movie to get everyone in the festive spirit.
🎄 The Big Weekender Christmas Party 🎄
Dig out the ugly Christmas jumper from the back of the cupboard because the annual Christmas night out is saved! DJs, silent discos, car-a-oke, big screen mistletoe kissing cam, party bingo, interactive quizzes and more. This year you (and Colin from finance) will have no regrets the next morning!
😂 Parking LOL Comedy Night 😂
Swap the ho-ho-ho’s for ha-ha-ha’s at a special Christmas edition of our popular drive-in comedy night. Four of the finest local comedians deliver the LOLs direct from our stage to your car.
⛄️ Social Kids Christmas Party ⛄️
Create family memories to cherish at our Social Kids Christmas Party. Santa Claus himself hosts two hours of immersive fun featuring a silent disco, car-a-oke, an interactive quiz, party bingo and more!
🌭 Christmas Food Market 🌭
Hearty, seasonal fayre from some of the best local food trucks around. Classic gourmet burgers, loaded fries, wood-fired pizzas and hot dogs alongside sweet winter warmers including hot chocolate, donuts, toasted nuts, gingerbread men and more.
*Please note this is an external event run by The Parking Lot Social. Dalkeith Country Park, Restoration Yard and Fort Douglas are open as normal. Please make all enquiries to The Parking Lot Social team, thank you.*