Edinburgh’s New Year Party
Wed 30 Dec 2015 – Fri 1 Jan 2016
Edinburgh’s New Year party is one of the most famous celebrations and one of the best. Visitors from around the world descend on Edinburgh to experience the thrilling atmosphere and enjoy the many events taking place on Princes Street with one of the most stunning backdrops of Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations show the world how to party!
Live Bands and DJs fill Princes Street with music and dancing as the city centre comes alive with festivities. Truly one of the best and biggest outdoor parties in the world.
Details have already been announced for a spectacular celebration to see in the new year 2016.
There are three days of spectacular events planned, popular bands and amazing crowds from around the globe. Torchlight Processions, Scottish music on the Mound and watch top stars and the incredible fireworks from Princes Street Gardens.
30 December 2015
Festivities start on 30th December with the incredibly popular Torchlight Procession. An event for all the family with thousands of torch carriers illuminating the city following the massed pipes and drums.
New Year’s Eve 31 December 2015
In Edinburgh on New Year’s Eve there are four spectacular events; the Candlelit Concert, the Keilidh, the Hogmanay Street Party and Concert in the Gardens. This feast of entertainment and live music ends with a spectacular Midnight Fireworks display, which is broadcast to over 150 countries to an audience of over 1 billion people.
New Year’s Day 1st January 2016
On New Year’s Day you can join the journey across Edinburgh’s Old Town, discovering the artistic delights of Scot:Lands. Discover the incredible new worlds in secret venues throughout the Old Town to find the best in music, art and theatre.
Only if you’re brave, should you head to the Loony Dook at South Queensferry, just outside the City for a refreshing swim in the wintery Forth River.
Buy Hogmanay Event Tickets
Accommodation at the Ben Doran Guest House
Edinburgh’s New Year Party is a popular event, so book well in advance. The Ben Doran Guest House is just a 15 minute walk or 5 minute bus journey from all the Edinburgh New Year celebrations and they’re offering some great direct booking offers. Book today at the Ben Doran Guest House and join one of the world’s best outdoor parties!