Pop Up Book Shop @ Fountainhall Church Centre
Monday 4th December - Friday 8th December 2023, 10am-12pm
Come along for a hot drink, some lovely home baked goods and find yourself a great Winter read!
WILLIS ORGAN CELEBRITATION CONCERTS 2023 - FINAL CONCERT
Friday 8 December 2023
The concert begins at 8pm with a reception with refreshments at Fountainhall Church Centre 7-7.45pm. Giving the recital will be Dr John P Kitchen MBE.
Wee String School
Friday 8 December, 7pm, Sanctuary at the Stocket
If you'd like to come and hear wonderful pupils of Wee String School, the concert will start at 7pm. It's sure to be filled with lots of festive treats!! Entry is free (donations welcome!)
Music @ The Stocket
Saturday 9 December, 3pm, Sanctuary at the Stocket
An Hour with Two Talented Young Musicians. Entry by donation in aid of Music @ The Stocket Music Fund. A warm welcome awaits you.
Bon Accord Silver Band
Sunday 10 December, 3pm and 7pm, Sanctuary at the Stocket
Please join us for a special Children's Christmas Concert featuring music and carols for our "younger" members at 3pm. All welcome and Kids are optional for an afternoon of music and singing. Festive clothing very much welcomed!!!
Experience the absolute best Christmas concert in Aberdeen, with the Bon-Accord Silver Bands. The bands will be performing a mixture of traditional and modern Christmas classics and there will be plenty of opportunity for you to sing along to your favourite carols.
The Bon-Accord Silver Band, and the Bon-Accord Silver 'B' Band will be filling Fountainhall Church at the Stocket with festive joy and that warm fuzzy feeling of Christmas. Mince pies and mulled wine will be available at the interval and will once again be included in your ticket price.
We hope to see you all there again this year - you can wear your favourite Christmas jumper if you wish!
Maggie's Christmas Carol Concert at the Stocket
Tuesday 12 December, 7pm, Sanctuary at the Stocket
Join us at annual Christmas Carol Concert for a fabulous evening of festive fun! This year we will be joined by the wonderful St Margaret's school choir, Granite City Chorus and Albacappella. Guests can enjoy refreshments, readings, carols, and wonderful performances from the choirs – this is the perfect event to get you feeling festive!
Business Community Carols Service at the Cross
Wednesday 13 December, 12.30 pm, Sanctuary at the Cross
Followed by tea, coffee and mince pies in the main hall at the Cross (Albyn Place).
To get into the Christmas Spirit, join us at Fountainhall at the Cross for a carol service especially thought for the business community with live music by the Grammar School Band.
After the service, we will welcome you in the main hall for a tea/coffee and some mince pies. The perfect festive time to meet other members of the business community!
Carols round the Tree at the Cross
Friday 15 December, 6 pm, forecourt in Fountainhall at the Cross (Queen's Cross roundabout).
Join us on Friday 16 December around the giant Christmas tree outside the church's forecourt where we will sing our hearts out.
To keep us warm and in tune, our good friends of Cognito will provide hot chocolate for everyone.
So bring your family and friends for some music and hot chocolate to get into the Christmas Spirit.
Community Christmas Carol Singing at the Stocket
Sunday 17 December from 5pm, Church Gardens
Everybody loves to sing carols around Christmas time. It doesn't matter whether you are a regular church goer, or occasional, or you just love to sing carols. Community Christmas Carol Singing in the Church Gardens with members of The Granite City Brass Band. Mince pies and festive refreshments will be served. So come and join us.
Beer and Carols at the Dutch Mill Hotel
Tuesday 19 December, 6 pm, The Dutch Mill Hotel (Queen's Road)
Join us for some fun and song at 'the Dutcher'. On the evening of Tuesday 19 December, we will meet at The Dutch Mill Hotel to sing some Christmas songs and to share some Christmas festivities over a beer or a glass of wine as we raise some funds for the charity Instant Neighbour. Come and join us, it is sure to be great fun!
Moonlight Sonata at Christmas by Candlelight
Wednesday 20 December, 6 pm, Sanctuary at the Cross
Vivaldi Four Seasons at Christmas
Wednesday 20 December, 8.30 pm, Sanctuary at the Cross
Enjoy an outstanding musical evening in the run-up to Christmas with a performance of Vivaldi's timeless classic, The Four Seasons, in the spectacular candlelit setting of Fountainhall Church at The Cross (previously Queens Cross Church) Featuring some of the UK's most exceptional performers, The Piccadilly Sinfonietta will also include a performance of Corelli’s exquisite Christmas Concerto, the perfect addition to our festive programme for you!