Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Organisers of Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party, which is now just over a week away, have announced that this year's allocation of £10 Street Party passes are now sold out.

However, revellers can still get tickets for the Street Party

Don't be left speechless when the bells chime and everyone crosses arms to sing in the new year at Hogmanay or when celebrating Burns Night. These are the words to Auld Lang Syne, with glossary for those less obvious Scots words at the end.

Friendly Fires have been announced as the third band to headline Edinburgh's Hogmanay Concert in the Gardens on 31 December, playing alongside previously announced Groove Armada and Paolo Nutini.

Leading lights of the Scottish folk scene play Edinburgh's Picture House Hogmanay Party: folk mavericks Shooglenifty are set to headline the all-star night that includes the trio of Annie Grace, Co

A party within the larger Hogmanay Street Party, the ticketed Glayva Ceilidh in East Princes Street Gar

The 445 places for the New Year's day Edinburgh triathlon have already filled up, but if you were out the night before at the

Feet First is a specially commissioned event for 1 January 2009 showcasing top Scottish street performance and outdoor arts.

The Hoog, Edinburgh's Hogmanay's only indoor ceilidh party, has three stages of entertainment and dancing all night at the George Street Assembly Rooms from 7:00 pm until 2:00am.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay has revealed its four-day New Year festival, with chart-topping electronic dance act Groove Armada headlining Hogmanay night at the Concert in the Gardens. The official celebrations for the Hogmanay Street Party on Princes Street, which sees around 100,000 revellers, will start an hour earlier this year at 9pm on the 31 December and will include an additional DJ Stage.

The event is geared towards families and presents Scottish ceilidh dancing, with a twist.