Christmas & New Year at Piperdam

We all need a little sparkle!

We’re ready for brighter spirits and sparklier times! At Piperdam we are committed to ensuring that Christmas and New Year is a time to celebrate with your friends and family. Join us and let us give you the perfect setting to relax and appreciate this special time of year once again.


Festive Dining

Christmas and New Year might be about celebration, but we also like to think that it’s about family get-togethers and delicious food. That’s why we have so many options for the keen diners amongst you.

Enjoy the most magical day of the year the way it should be – amongst friends, family and loved ones. 

Hang up the apron! It’s Christmas time! Which means you should be relaxing and enjoying the delicious sights and tastes our expert chefs can muster this Christmas Day. With a delicious array of festive delicacies, you will be absorbed in the stunning décor of our Riga Suite as our our functions team put together a 3-course meal and the perfect afternoon for you and your loved ones.

Prices Adult:
7-12yrs: £31.95
Under 7yrs: £11.95

Book your preferred sitting time below.
This be the time slot when your Christmas lunch starts.

There’s only one way to end 2023 and that’s with friends, family and loved ones by your side as you welcome 2024 in together.

Listen and dance your way to the New Year bells with the fantastic talents of Heart and Soul who will take you down a trip of familiar classics, amongst the gorgeous scenery of Piperdam and our stunning Riga suite. That is of course, not before sitting down and enjoying a delicious 3 course meal expertly prepared by our talented chefs. This is one party not to be missed.

(£15 deposit required per person)
Adult: £69.95
Child (under 14yrs): £31.95

See out 2023 in style with friends, family and loved ones by your side as you welcome 2024 in together.

What better way to bring in the New Year bells than in our stunning Room with a View restaurant, set amongst the gorgeous scenery of Piperdam. Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal expertly prepared by our talented chefs. In the lounge, we will be providing live music for all to enjoy as we bring in the New Year together. This is one party not to be missed.

(£10 deposit required per person)
Adult: £39.95
Child (under 14yrs): £19.95


Festive Parties

Celebrations across December are long overdue.

Let Piperdam give you the buzz we’re all craving and experience a fantastic evening of food, dance and friendship amongst the best views in Angus!

This is one party you don’t want to miss!

Get your dancing spirit on and join us as Piperdam once again hosts four glamorous party nights across December that you don’t want to miss! Elegance is everything as our fantastic functions team work to provide you with the perfect setting to get you, your family, loved ones or colleagues into the festive spirt. Entertainment includes live music from Piperdam veterans Heart & Soul, and no party would be complete without delicious food and Prosecco on arrival!

Per Person: £49.95

Book your preferred date below
All party nights are from 7pm for a 7:30pm start (19:00 for 19:30).

Kids’ Hogmanay Party from Little Pipers

Jump, play, sing and sway, that’s the Little Pipers way! Join us for our famous “Party in the Barn” this December as we lead into 2024 the best way possible! With fun, laughs and our closest friends, family and loved ones! Experience the best of our Hogmanay party as we open up our soft play including games for the little ones or play a game of human foozball, as well food, licensed bar and DJ disco. Sound too good to miss? That because it is. This is without doubt the most exciting time any child or adult can have as we wish 2023 goodbye.


  • DJ hosting a disco throughout the night
  • 12am bells and celebration
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Exciting activities and party games from Go Active
  • Full access to our Little Pipers soft play
  • Delicious finger food
  • Character guest appearances


Adult: £25
Child: £20

31st December (20:00 – 00:30)


Piperdam’s famous grotto returns for 2023 and invites you and little ones to meet the jolly man himself. Don’t forget to check if you’ve made it onto the naughty list and once you’ve received your free gift, head out across our resort for our festive trail where you will search for all the Christmas themed points.

Price (includes Festive Trail)
Per Child: £9.95
(Maximum of 6 children per 15-minute session)

Click the link below to secure your place

During booking, please provide your children’s names and ages in the form provided at the end of the transaction. This will give Santa a heads up and ensure the correct toy is given out.

Please note that all 10-minute bookings are now shared bookings and not exclusive to one individual group or family.

If you would like a more private experience, you can book our one-on-one sessions which will give you exclusive access for your family only.

All grotto bookings are none refundable.

Date & Times
Saturday, 2nd December (10:30am – 5pm)
Sunday, 10th December (10:30am – 5pm)
Wednesday, 20th December (10:30am – 5pm)
Sunday, 3rd December (10:30am – 5pm)
Wednesday, 13th December (10:30am – 5pm)
Saturday, 23rd December (10:30am – 4pm)
Wednesday, 6th December (10:30am – 5pm)
Saturday, 16th December 10:30am – 5pm)

Saturday, 9th December (10:30am – 5pm)
Sunday, 17th December (10:30am – 5pm)



Why not visit Santa in a more private setting with our 1-on-1 sessions? Receive your gift from the big man himself before heading out on the festive trail.

Per Child: £14.95
(1 child or family per 10-minute session)

Dates & Times

We’re sorry to say our private 1-on-1 sessions with Santa are now fully booked.

Food selection form

Please make the booking for your chosen event and after confirming your booking, then select your menu choices below.