Choirs, craft markets, soft play and Santa’s Grotto … we’ve got loads of great Christmassy activities across the town centre for you to enjoy!

Christmas Choirs Concert

Paisley Abbey
1.45pm – 4.45pm

Get in the mood for the festive season as some of our most popular choirs sing carols and Christmas classics:

  • RockUs Choir: 1.45pm – 2.15pm
  • Schools Choir – West Primary School: 2.30pm – 2.45pm
  • Fèis Phàislig Gaelic Choir: 3pm – 3.15pm
  • Abbey Choristers: 3.30pm – 4pm
  • RockUs Choir: 4.15pm – 4.45pm

Event Mania!

Coats Venue
12pm – 6pm

Write your letter to Santa, get your face painted (or just decorated with a wee bit of glitter!), get a Christmas selfie, meet some of your favourite characters, do some Christmas arts and crafts or just go for it in the soft play…the possibilities are endless!


Festive Roller Disco

County Square
12pm – 5.45pm (various 45-minute slots available)
£2 per session

Get your skates on and get down to County Square for some disco fun on wheels!


Bridge Street and Gilmour Street 
12pm – 8pm

Fairground fun for all the family!


Quiet Space

POP! Piazza Shopping Centre & Coats Venue
12pm – 6pm

Quiet, autism-friendly spaces with soft lighting and comfortable seating. Noise cancelling headphones and sensory items will be available.

Santa’s Grotto

Piazza Shopping Centre (outside POP! Space)
2pm – 5.30pm

Have you been naughty or nice? Pop into the Piazza and tell Santa what you’d like in your stocking this year (if you’ve been good!)


Urban Market presents Festive Craft Market

Piazza Shopping Centre
12pm – 6pm

Pick up a really special Christmas gift for a loved one with a great range of stalls and makers to buy from.


Visit the Reindeer

High Street (outside UWS entrance)
1.30pm – 2.15pm

They’ve had a long journey from the North Pole … so pay our reindeer a visit and thank them for bringing Santa to us!