Hogmanay

No one celebrates Hogmanay quite like the Scots! From traditional fire festivals and torchlight processions to street parties with live music and fireworks, we've got it all.

Winter Festival Events

Scotland plays host to an impressive list of events and festivals during the winter months. The Scotland’s Winter Festivals programme, delivered in...

Hogmanay top facts

Find out why a visit from a dark-haired man on New Year's Day is good luck, along with some other fascinating facts about Scotland's Hogmanay....

Hogmanay around the world

From sizzling barbecues in Argentina and hot Glühwein in sub-zero temperatures in Germany, to eating grapes in Barcelona or black-eyed peas in Houston, Texas,...

New Year’s Quiz

Test your knowledge on Scot's Hogmanay with our New Year's Quiz...

Ultimate Scottish quiz

Important dates in the Scottish calendar such as St Andrew's day, Hogmanay and Burn's day are always worth celebrating. Why not kick off your celebrations...