Events

December 2022

1st

Christmas at Moat Brae
Christmas Afternoon Teas
Treat yourself to a relaxing and delicious afternoon tea.

Treat yourself to a relaxing and delicious afternoon tea in our café with its magical views of our winter garden. Add a little seasonal sparkle with a glass of Prosecco or Nosecco too.

To book please call 01387 255 549 (by 2pm previous day).

Adults £12 (£15 with Prosecco/Nosecco), children £6

Tue to Sun - 1 Dec to 23 Dec
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Garden Room Christmas Lunches
Enjoy a delicious two-course Christmas lunch followed by tea, coffee and tablet in our lovely Garden Room.

Enjoy a delicious two-course Christmas lunch followed by tea, coffee and tablet in our lovely Garden Room. No minimum booking number (smaller parties may be accommodated in our café).

To book please call 01387 255 549 (72 hours’ notice minimum).

£19.95/head

Tue to Fri - 1 Dec to 23 Dec
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Make a Christmas Wreath (adults)
Choose greenery from the Neverland Garden and other decorations to create your own unique design .

Choose greenery from the Neverland Garden and other decorations to create your own unique design to take home. Includes a glass of mulled wine/soft drink and mince pie.

£25.00

Thurs 1 Dec - 6.30 - 8.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

2nd

Christmas at Moat Brae
Breakfast with The Grinch (3+)
Little Christmas elves and their grownups will enjoy a delicious and warming winter breakfast...
Little Christmas elves and their grownups will enjoy a delicious and warming winter breakfast, a story-time and some great games and fun with the green Christmas Grump. Adults £9 Children £6
Fri 2nd Dec - 9.30 - 10.30am
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Meet Father Christmas and Mrs Claus!
Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole.

Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole. Includes an individual Santa meeting, small gift, and storytime with other attendees.

£8 per child (2 adults max per family).

Fri 2nd Dec - 2.30 to 3.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

3rd

Christmas at Moat Brae
Make a Christmas Tree Fairy (12+)
Design and create your own magical Christmas tree...

Design and create your own magical Christmas tree topper dressed in vintage fabrics and adorned with beads and jewels. Includes a glass of mulled wine/soft drink & mince pie.

£35

Sat 3rd Dec - 10am to 1pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Make your own Peter Pan Panto Puppets! (6+)
Create magical puppets to take home.

Create magical puppets to take home. Price per child (you will make two puppets). One adult may accompany.

£10

Sat 3rd Dec - 2pm to 3.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Meet Father Christmas and Mrs Claus!
Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole. Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole.

Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole. Includes an individual Santa meeting, small gift, and storytime with other attendees.

£8 per child (2 adults max per family).

Sat 3rd Dec - 2.30 to 3.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

4th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Meet the Grinch – Garden Takeover
Enjoy a riotous romp round the garden with a favourite Christmas baddie.

Enjoy a riotous romp round the garden with a favourite Christmas baddie. (Will be indoors in the event of wet weather).

£3 per child (one adult free with each child, further adults £2.)

Sun 4th Dec - 12pm to 1pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Chill-out Christmas Film – The Grinch
Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film.

Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film. Ice cream, popcorn, soft drinks, teas and coffees are all available to purchase.

Adults £3, children £2

Sun 4th Dec - 2pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

8th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Meet Father Christmas and Mrs Claus!
Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole.

Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole. Includes an individual Santa meeting, small gift, and storytime with other attendees.

£8 per child (2 adults max per family).

Thurs 8th Dec - 4pm to 6pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

10th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Breakfast with The Grinch (3+)
Little Christmas elves and their grownups will enjoy a delicious and warming winter breakfast...

Little Christmas elves and their grownups will enjoy a delicious and warming winter breakfast, a story-time and some great games and fun with the green Christmas Grump.

Adults £9/children £6

Sat 10th Dec - 9.30 to 10.30am
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Make a Christmas Wreath (adults)
Choose greenery from the Neverland Garden and other decorations to create your own unique design...

Choose greenery from the Neverland Garden and other decorations to create your own unique design to take home. Includes a glass of mulled wine/soft drink and mince pie.

£25.00

Sat 10th Dec - 10am to 12pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Meet Father Christmas and Mrs Claus!
Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole.

Meet the Clauses and hear about life at the North Pole. Includes an individual Santa meeting, small gift, and storytime with other attendees.

£8 per child (2 adults max per family).

Sat 10th Dec - 2.30 to 3.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

11th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Make your own Xmas Decs! (7-12)
Create a set of decorations to hang up at home...

Create a set of decorations to hang up at home or give as gifts with materials from the Neverland Garden and other lovely bits and bobs. One adult may accompany each child.

£10

Sun 11th Dec - 11am to 12.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Chill-out Christmas Film – The Snowman
Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film.

Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film. Ice cream, popcorn, soft drinks, teas and coffees are all available to purchase.

Adults £3, children £2

Sun 11th Dec - 2pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Make your own Xmas Decs! (7-12)
Create a set of decorations to hang up at home or give as gifts...

Create a set of decorations to hang up at home or give as gifts with materials from the Neverland Garden and other lovely bits and bobs. One adult may accompany each child.

£10

Sun 11th Dec - 2 to 3.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

14th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Moat Brae House Christmas Dinner
Dine in style with this very special opportunity to enjoy a Christmas meal...

Dine in style with this very special opportunity to enjoy a Christmas meal in the Dining Room and Drawing Room of Moat Brae house and experience the atmosphere as it might have been when a young J. M. Barrie arrived in Dumfries. On arrival you will enjoy a tour of the house with a glass of mulled wine or mulled apple juice before sitting down to the delicious meal.

£29.95 (dinner and welcome drink only)
£32.95 with glass of wine, beer or Prosecco

Wed 14th Dec - 6.30pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

17th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Party like a Christmas Pirate
End of year party for Little Story Pirates with stories, games, dancing and singing...

End of year party for Little Story Pirates with stories, games, dancing and singing and all sorts of fun. Snacks and drinks included for adults and littles.

Adults £8, children £5

Sat 17th Dec - 10am to 12pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

18th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Christmas Party (Baby) Crocs
Rock like a Baby Croc at our end-of-season party for babies and their families...

Rock like a Baby Croc at our end-of-season party for babies and their families, with sing-alongs, stories, games, music and snacks and drinks.
 

Adults £8, children £5

Sun 18th Dec - 10am to 11.30am
Christmas at Moat Brae
.
Christmas at Moat Brae
Chill-out Christmas Film – The Polar Express
Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film.

Take a time-out from the Christmas bustle with a heartwarming family film. Ice cream, popcorn, soft drinks, teas and coffees are all available to purchase. Adults £3, children £2

Sun 18th Dec - 2pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.

24th

Christmas at Moat Brae
Moat Brae Christmas Party
Get your Christmas jumper on and start the celebrations early...

Get your Christmas jumper on and start the celebrations early with our day-long Christmas Eve Party! Storytelling, games, singing and dancing, free food & drinks and lots of cheer.

Adults £8, children (up to 8) £4

Sat 24th Dec - 10am to 2pm
Christmas at Moat Brae
.