Hogmanay

Edinburgh’s Winter Festivals 2014 / 15

  Edinburgh loves a festival and in winter we have Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay. There is also a celebration of St Andrew’s Day including free entertainment and things to do in St Andrew Square and special offers for Edinburgh’s attractions. This year, Edinburgh residents get a 20% discount off all tickets from Edinburgh’s Christmas and 20% off tickets […]

Edinburgh at Christmas time
 
 

INFO – Dates for Edinburgh’s 2016 Festivals

  Edinburgh Spotlight loves living in ‘Festival City’ and already has all these dates in its 2016 calendar.   International Science Festival  26 March – 10 April 2016 The International Science Festival features a host of fun and educational events, lectures and attractions celebrating all things scientific. TradFest Edinburgh 27 April – 8 May 2016 […]

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
 
 

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Grand Hogmanay Ball, 31st December 2012, Assembly Rooms

Bring in 2013 in style with The Sunday Brunch Club’s 6th Grand Hogmanay Ball With 5 years’ experience of holding sell-out New Year’s Eve events in Scotland’s capital, the city’s leading social & activities network The Sunday Brunch Club are back with another Grand Hogmanay Ball, taking place on Monday 31 December from 8.30pm-1am at the newly-refurbished Assembly Rooms in George Street. Highly praised for their […]

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2010 – Love Eleven

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay is where Edinburgh plays host to the world’s best new year celebrations and this year is no different, with a programme of fabulous events for everyone to enjoy from the 30th December 2010 through til 2nd January 2011.  As well as the famous Street Party and the Concert In The Gardens, there’s a […]

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, What’s on 30th December 2010

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 Zoo.  Corstorphine Road.  9.30am – 4.30pm.    Tickets only £5. Edinburgh Castle.  9.30am – 4.15 pm (last admission).    Daft days, meet Mary Queen of Scots and her lady in waiting.  11am-4.30pm. Royal […]

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, What’s on 31st December 2010

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 Zoo.  Corstorphine Road.  9.30am – 4.30pm.    Tickets only £5. Edinburgh Castle.  9.30am – 4.15 pm (last admission).    Daft days, meet Mary Queen of Scots and her lady in […]

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, What’s on 1st January 2011

All events are subject to change due to inclement weather.  Please check through links and local press if weather is bad.      1.1.11    Camera Obscura. Royal Mile.  10am-5pm.  Edinburgh Zoo.  Corstorphine Road.  9.30am – 4.30pm.    Tickets only £5. Edinburgh Castle.  9.30am – 4.15 pm (last admission).  Happy Old Year 11am – 3pm. Help […]

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, What’s on 2nd January 2011

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 Zoo.  Corstorphine Road.  9.30am – 4.30pm.    Tickets only £5.  Edinburgh Castle.  9.30am – 4.15 pm (last admission).   Happy Old Year 11am – 3pm. Help celebrate the year […]

EVENT – Oor Tours Hogmanay Special, 31st Dec 2010

Oor Tours and Graeme E Pearson are conducting their fabulous walking tour on Hogmanay!  We reviewed this tour previously and think it would be a fabulous way to kick start celebrations into 2011.  Starting at 2pm on 31st December 2010, tickets are £10 and include a nip of whisky. If you and a group of friends want to book a Hogmanay Tour get […]

PHOTO – New Man Walking

As part of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations, New Man Walking was a popular event despite the freezing temperatures.  Made by Puppet Lab in Leith, you really had to see this for yourself to appreciate its’ creation.  Let’s hope it makes another appearance next year. Thank you to an Edinburgh Spotlight reader, S Smith for use of her […]