Edinburgh's Hogmanay

The New Year Sprint is an open 110m race, with a handicap start, that has taken place around New Year's Day annually since 1870.

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This year is the 151st anniversary year, and will see professional and amateur sprinters compete for a £5,000 first prize. The Sprint is part of a series of open, ladies, and youth races taking place over a distance of 60 metres up to 4 furlongs (approx 800 metres).

Revellers this Hogmanay will be able to travel on Edinburgh Trams between the West End and Edinburgh Airport without buying a ticket home after rin

For those who want to party on into the early hours.

The Street Party (tickets, review) is perhaps the best-known event in the 3-day Edinburgh's Hogmanay Festival. The New Year street party is a ticketed event that in 2019-2020 runs for six hours the length of Princes Street, with live bands, a carnival atmosphere and dancing in the street.

One of the official events at Edinburgh's Hogmanay, this traditional ceilidh dance for thousands is held a

The annual candlelit concert in St.

The Concert in the Gardens, part of the 3-day Edinburgh's Hogmanay Festival, takes place in a ticketed area in Princes Street Gardens West within the Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party arena.

The Ross Band stand provides a dramatic setting under Edinburgh Castle rock.

Bairns Afore is an hour-long family hogmanay celebration, complete with fireworks display from Edinburgh Castle and West Princes Street Gardens, fo

A two hour concert in which a live 20 piece orchestra fuses with high tempo beats from renowned club DJ Andy Joyce, for a selection of Ibiza dance

G’day 2020 with Kylie Auldist is a new addition to the annual, 3-day Edinburgh's Hogmanay Festival, celebr