City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Hogmanay


Holyrood Park Festive Road Closures 2011

Holyrood Park - looking down from Arthur's Seat

Visitors to Holyrood Park in Edinburgh will be able to enjoy a safe, traffic-free environment during four days of road closures over the festive season.

Free Hogmanay Bus Service Extended Beyond Edinburgh

The free bus service for revellers at the Edinburgh's Hogmanay events has been extended to include destinations beyond Edinburgh

New Year Games

Borrowing from the traditional Orkney Ba' on New Year's Day, various venues in Edinburgh's Old Town will see two teams of Uppies and Doonies compete in four sets of

Scottish Fiddle Orchestra Hogmanay Celebration

A spectacular night of music song and dance to get you in the mood for Hogmanay.

Save On Christmas Train Tickets With Early Booking

Waverley Train arrives

If you intend to travel by train over Christmas or Hogmanay now is a good time to start thinking about your

Primal Scream To Headline Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Screamadelica - 20th anniversary year

Scottish indie rockers Primal Scream will headline this year's Hogmanay Concert in the Gardens on 31st December 2011.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay To Use Fringe Box Office

Hogmanay Concert in the Garden

Edinburgh's Hogmanay is teaming up with the Fringe Office this year to sell tickets for the New Year festivities. Tickets can be bought in person at the Fringe Office, telephone, or online from 9am on 1st September (see buying Edinburgh's Hogmanay tickets).

Edinburgh's Festivals Share £2 million Expo Funding

Laying first marble step at the Martin Creed Scotsman Steps

Edinburgh's Festivals will share £2 million from the Scottish Government to showcase Scottish cultural and creative talent.