All events are subject to change due to inclement weather. Please check through links and local press if weather is bad.
Camera Obscura. Royal Mile. 10am-5pm.
Edinburgh Castle. 9.30am – 4.15 pm (last admission). Happy Old Year 11am – 3pm. Help celebrate the year just past. Discern the fine dishes of spicy 16th-century food; admire the application of 16th-century make-up and tremble before a demonstration of the Royal Guard’s armour and weaponry.
Royal Botanical Gardens. 10am – 4pm.
Royal Yacht Britannia. 10am – 3.30pm (last admission)
Edinburgh’s Ice Rink. 10am – 8pm. Prices vary.
Edinburgh’s Christmas fair. 10am-10pm. Ride the Big Wheel for spectacular views of Edinburgh, or have a shot on the Christmas Carousel. Prices vary.
Hogmanay Carnival, Market Street. 11am-11pm, prices vary
Jack & the Beanstalk, King’s Theatre. 1pm & 5pm.
Hairpsray The Musical. Edinburgh Playhouse, prices vary. 2.30pm & 7.30pm.
Film Season – Restless Natives, Filmhouse Cinema. 1.45pm & 8.45pm.
Film Season – Edinburgh from the Archives, Filmhouse Cinema. 4pm
Edinburgh Rugby V Glasgow Warriors. Murrayfield Stadium. 5.35pm. Prices vary.
Further details and ticket information available at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay website.