One lucky winner will get a family ticket - for up to six people - to the opening night on Friday, November 24. Entry details below.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is being transform into a dazzling new landscape lights and sound trail which is expected to become a top new European festive attraction and runs until December 30, 2017.
TICKETS: Guarantee your tickets for Christmas At The Botanics, which runs from November 24 to December 30, priced from £14 for an adult and £8 for children under 16. Family tickets are available from £38. Under 4’s and carers go free, but still require an event ticket. For full details and to pre-book a time slot visit www.rbge.org.uk/whats-on/home/christmas.
SPOILER ALERT: Creative producer Zoe Bottrell, who is the Director of Culture Creative, the company overseeing the project promoted by Raymond Gubbay, has given us an exclusive in depth preview - CLICK HERE.
AUDIO PREVIEW: In an exclusive interview Zoe gave Graham Walker an audio walk through, explaining what families can expect. Listen to the audio preview - CLICK HERE.
Highlights of the mile-long winter wonderland walk include a choir of 'singing' conifers, a fairytale avenue, colour-changing trees “festooned with giant baubles”, a flickering scented Fire Garden and a show featuring Santa and his elves.
Inspired by the Garden itself, it will also feature an enchanting Crystal Lawn, boasting 1,000 spheres of light, bobbing gently on stalks, a UV lit tunnel of bubbles and a huge 11m high tree sculpture.
Spiced cider, mulled wine, hot chocolate, roasted chestnuts and toasted marshmallows will some of the tasty treats also in store.
Christmas At The Botanics will open from 4.45pm daily, with last entry at 8pm, two hours before it closes at 10pm. Entry is by ticket only and visitors are being advised to book early to secure their chosen time slot.
WIN FAMILY TICKET:
Families are already going Christmas crackers for it with 30-minute interval time slot tickets being snapped up for the magical, new after dark experience.
For a chance for your family to attend the opening night launch, enter our free prize draw. Simply provide your name and contact details on our online entry form - CLICK HERE.
But hurry. Deadline is Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 4pm.
Usual Johnston Press terms, conditions and marketing rules apply. Transport not included. Full details at www.johnstonpress.co.uk/competition.
PROMOTER COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Prize details: This prize includes up to sic tickets to attend the opening night of Christmas at the Botanics on Friday, November 24, 2017 at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. The ticket is for a family of up to 6 people and must include at least two children under the age of 16.
One winner will be drawn at random from all online entries. The only way to enter is via online at articipating Johnston Press titles. Competition closes On Wednesday, November 22, 4pm.
Entry is open to residents of the UK only
Entrants must be aged 18 or over. Proof of identity and age may be required. Tickets are not transferable to another date or individual and no cash or other alternative will be offered. Prizes are subject to availability and the prize suppliers’ terms and conditions.
Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner. If the winner cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random, or in the event that the promotion is being judged by the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the runner(s)-up selected by the same judges.
Confirmation of the prize will be made via telephone and/or email to the winner.
Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize.