Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Date

30 December 2019 - 02 January 2020

Location

Edinburgh

Edinburgh's Hogmanay shows the world how to party with 3 days of spectacular events, great music and amazing crowds from every corner of the globe. Join thousands of marchers bearing firelit torches, enjoy dancing to traditional Scottish music beneath the striking edifice of Edinburgh Castle, and watch top stars and incredible fireworks from Princes Street Gardens.

Find out more at edinburghshogmanay.com

Fire and Light

Date

01 – 02 January 2020

Location

Falkirk

Illuminate and energize your New Year celebrations with Fire & Light, an incredible outdoor experience. Get wrapped up with friends and family for a walk to take in the night air and explore some spectacular sights, as the Helix and Kelpies, into a mystical exploration of the zodiac signs

Find out more at thehelix.co.uk

Hogmanay with the Kinnaris Quartet

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Lerwick

Shetland Arts bring in 2020 in spectacular style with the dazzling Kinnaris Quintet who’ll headline a night of traditional music, local bands and DJs. You’ll also have the chance to relax in one of the local cinema screens before bringing in the bells for Hogmanay 2020.

Find out more at shetlandarts.org

Stonehaven Fireballs

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Stonehaven

Stonehaven’s Hogmanay Fireballs Ceremony is one of Scotland’s most memorable fire festivals. As the midnight bells ring out on Hogmanay, 45 locals parade up and down the High Street fiercely swinging flaming balls to burn off the bad spirits from the old year, making way for the spirits of the New Year to come in clean and fresh.

Find out more at stonehavenfireballs.co.uk

Yule Log Pull

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Orkney

This is the re-creation of a traditional street game last played in the 1930s. Two teams from the north and south of Stromness compete to pull a log (ropes attached) along the street to their respective goals. Anyone can join in if they have been born or lived in the parish.

Find out more at visitorkney.com

Hogmanay in the Honest Toun

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Musselburgh

Celebrate Family Hogmanay in the Honest Toun at The Brunton. Lantern making, samba drumming, panto, ceilidh swinging & fireworks! The Brunton is the place to bring your family this Hogmanay.

Find out more at edinburghnews.scotsman.com

Aberdeen’s Hogmanay

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Aberdeen

Bring in the bells at Aberdeen’s open-air stage on Schoolhill, with live music and a spectacular firework display from the roof of His Majesty's Theatre. Come and enjoy top-class music from Rachel Bisset, Scott Mellis, Gleadraich and Abba tribute band Thank You for the Music, followed by the countdown everyone is waiting for.

Find out more at aberdeencity.gov.uk

Stirling's Hogmanay

Date

31 December 2019

Location

Stirling

To celebrate Hogmanay 2019 and bring in the New Year in style, Stirling will host two spectacular events on the iconic Stirling Castle Esplanade. A family-friendly Hogmanay will take place from 7.15-9.00pm which will then make way for live music and entertainment under spectacular fireworks displays. There can be no better way to celebrate the New Year.

Find out more at stirlingwinterfestival.com