City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Hogmanay


Edinburgh's Hogmanay Shows the World How to Party!

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party  (credit Chris Watt)

Edinburgh's Hogmanay was selected by Patricia Shultz in her bucket list guide, "1000 Places to See Before you Die’ and is also the only festival to appear in t

Edinburgh Hogmanay - Hed Kandi

HED KANDI brings in 2016 in spectacular fashion at one of the world's biggest NYE location - Edinburgh.

Summerhall Hogmanay Party

Summerhall's Hogmanay party takes a retro theme with live music from the Soul Foundation taking the party through the bells.

The New Year Sprint

Please check event web site for latest times.

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. This year is the 150th anniversary year, and will see professional and amateur sprinters compete for a £8000 first prize, double the normal prize amount. 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).

Edinburgh's Hogmanay "Scot:Lands"

Home:Land at Edinburgh's Hogmanay

The official 3-day festival over Edinburgh's Hogmanay includes a creative, culture crawl through Edinburgh's Old Town centre on

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2015 - Release your Party Animal at this year's Festival, 30 December, 2015 - 1 January 2016

Edinburgh's Hogmanay - Fireworks over the Castle, (photo credit, Chris Watt)

There was a sneak media preview today to reveal a few of the cultural events taking place in Edinburgh from 30th December, 2015 to 1st January, 2016 to celebrate the New Year.

Lord Provost Joining Loony Dookers For Charity

Loony Dook santas

Edinburgh’s Lord Provost will join other hearty revellers tomorrow in the New Year's day Loony Dook tomorrow.

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra Hogmanay Celebration

Annual Hogmanay bash with massed fiddlers, singers, dancers and the Stockbridge pipe band playing an assortment of jigs and reels, strathspeys, slow airs and well-known songs.

The Keilidh

The Keilidh

Part of Edinburgh Hogmanay's celebrations held at The Mound precinct.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2014/15 Programme Announced

Up Helly Aa vikings

Organisers of Edinburgh's Hogmanay today invited revellers to join the planet's "hottest" party when they announced the programme of events for this year.