Before 9pm, Charity

110 events

Sorted by popularity / date & time

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 100 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 29 Nov

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

Santa Dash and Reindeer Run

Santa and his reindeer are around as competitors run, jog or walk 6k in aid of St Andrew's Hospice. Adults are given a Santa suit, while the wee ones get kitted out with reindeer antlers and flashing noses.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Sun 23 Nov

£10 (Children £5; Family £25) / 01698 402060

Stars On Canvas: Exhibition

Stars on Canvas is an exciting project in which well known names create their own artwork and auction them for charity.

The Hub, London W1B

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01707 259 777

Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 100 real ales from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Fri 3 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Sat 4 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr 2015

Clutha Trust Launch Night

The trust launches with a night of live music featuring performances from Bombskare, Rose Room, The Girobabies, Mickey 9s, The Mighty Sparrahawk and Carlton Jugband.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£10 / 0141 552 4601

back to top

East Neuk Bolt

Dress up like Father Christmas and run one mile along Elie Beach for charity. Organised by East Neuk of Fife Round Table, entry fee gets you a Santa suit to keep as well as festive refreshments at the finish line. Run for fun or race to win The Golden Mince Pie. Register in advance via Facebook; on event day registration…

Elie Pavillion

Sun 14 Dec

£10 / 01333 311243

Edinburgh Santa Toddle & Parade

Join Santa and his reindeer on a festive parade with George Watsons Pipes & Drums. Kids are welcome to dress as elves, and infants or toddlers in buggies are welcome. All toddlers receive a medal,certificate and goody bag. Ages 6 and under.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Dec

accompanying adults free (Children £5) / 0131 208 2500

Emerald Ball

A glitzy fundraising event for Macmillan. Enjoy a sparkling wine reception and a three-course meal plus entertainment, all for an excellent cause.

Glasgow Marriott Hotel

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£48 / 07525 655587

The Erskine Ladies' Lunch

A 'snow belles' themed winter party, featuring a cocktail reception, three course lunch, wine and coffee, plus entertainment from Edward Reid, Andrew Merry and Nicola Cassells.

29 Private Members Club, Glasgow

Sun 23 Nov

£65 / 0141 225 5610

The Great Edinburgh Santa Fun Run

It's a wonder Santa can run anywhere after all those mince pies, but never the less, run he does. Thousands of him. All to raise funds for the 'When You Wish Upon a Star' charity to grant Christmas wishes to sick children. Price includes a Santa suit to keep (or elf hat for kids).

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sun 14 Dec

£10 (Children 5–11 £5; Children 2–4 £2.50) / 01357 529950

Ticket price includes Santa suit and medal. All participants are asked to raise £20.14 for the charity. Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

back to top

Nordoff Robbins Tartan Clef Scottish Music Awards

An evening honoring musicians and raising funds for charity Nordoff Robbins. Accolades include the King Tut's Songwriting Award, Hard Rock Café & XFM Best Emerging Artist Award and Creative Scotland Best Traditional Scottish Music Award.

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£120 / 0141 572 7079

Antiques, Collectors and Vintage Fair

Get stuck in about the antique, vintage and collectibles to see if you can bag a bargain.

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall

Sun 30 Nov

£2 (Children free) / 07816 220136

Autism Rocks

Charity event.

KOKO, London NW1

Mon 15 Dec

£14.06 / 0870 432 5527

Balkans Charity Fundraiser

Guitarist Dan Abrahams organises this night of folk and blues to raise funds for The Balkans Music Camp. Line-up includes Rona & Marit, Croatian singer Erik Balija with the Foo Birds, New Urban Frontier and The Blueswater.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Thu 4 Dec

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 4298

Battle of the Brains: Charity Pub Quiz

Fundrasier hosted by LBC's Simon Conway in aid of Spinal Research.

Three Hammers, London NW7

Sun 7 Dec

£10 / 020 8959 2173

back to top


Drag superstar Mitzi Macintosh presents the Australian bingo sensation, raising funds for Cancer is a Drag.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 24 Nov

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 1 Dec

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 8 Dec

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

…and 2 more dates until 22 Dec

Bird! The LinmiR/Diana Kaganda ACLT Fashion Charity Fundraiser

Fashion event raising funds for the African Caribbean Leukemia Trust.

Pier One, London SE18

Sat 13 Dec

Free admission but donations are welcome / 07958 213996

Black Tie & Heels Charity Ball

Heel & Toe's children's charity host a black tie ball with champagne reception, four course meal, a live auction, grand raffle and live entertainment hosted by entertainer Steve Walls. All proceeds raised go towards providing free therapy to children with cerebral palsy and other physical disabilities in the North East.

Newcastle Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 28 Nov

£65 / 01913 868606

Bobath Scotland Benefit

A night of laughs in order to raise funds for and awareness of Bobath Scotland – the country's only dedicated cerebral palsy charity. Line-up includes the Lost Voice Guy and more.

The Stand, Glasgow

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£10 / 0844 335 8879

Bothwell Philharmonic Choir Christmas Charity Concert

Opera favourites, carols and seasonal songs, featuring special guest soloists.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Tue 23 Dec

£14 / 0141 332 5057

Mark Donnelly conducts, with guest soprano Suzanne Murphy and the Gorgie Salvation Army Band.

back to top

Cardinal Winning Charity Ball

Charity ball raising funds for projects in and around Glasgow including a champagne reception, four-course dinner, dancing, an auction conducted by Andy Cameron and a raffle with the star prize being a new car. Last years ball raised over £80,000 for local charities including The Wayside Club for the homeless and the…

Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

£80 / 0141 569 2867

Carols at Six

Festive carol concert with live musicians.

St Andrew's and St George's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Dec

Free / 0131 225 3847

Part of Edinburgh Christmas Tree Festival.

  • 18:00 – 19:30 Carols at Six St Andrew's and St George's Church, Edinburgh

Carols in the Chapel

Local choir Braughing Sing performs Christmas carols in the chapel.

Haileybury College, Hertford

Thu 18 Dec

£15 including festive refreshments / 01992 706200

Charity Christmas Fete

Roll up, roll up for a Christmas fete in aid of the charity HCPT. There's tea and cakes, face painting, eyebrow threading, a nail technician and all manner of exciting stalls on offer. Plus, that Santa fella is said to be stopping by.

St Columbkille's Church, Rutherglen

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 07729 207799

Please note: Stalls cost £20 to run and must be paid in advance.

Charity Comedy Night

An evening of comedy in honour of local children's hospital CHAS and the Hilton in the Community Foundation. Featuring Mark Nelson and Kai Humphries. Booking is essential.

Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel

Wed 26 Nov

£10 / 0141 339 8811

back to top