Loony Dook

VENUE : South Queensferry: South Queensferry

FESTIVAL: Edinburgh's Hogmanay

CATEGORY: Outdoor Event

Celebrate the arrival of 2013 by taking part in the incredible Loony Dook, the annual splash in the River Forth in the shadow of the world-famous Forth Rail Bridge. Join in the Fancy Dress Grand Parade and cheer-on the brave Loony Dookers as they make their way along Queensferry’s High Street to ‘dook’ in the freezing Forth under the gaze of the iconic Forth Bridges.

Over the past 26 years, thousands of people have taken the plunge at the Loony Dook generating huge amounts of sponsorship for charities across the UK. Spectators are welcome and there are plenty of vantage points to view this crazy event.

Useful Information:

• Participants must register prior to the event to take part in the Loony Dook.

• There will be no on the day registration to participate.

• Fancy Dress encouraged

South Queensferry has a variety of pubs, cafes and restaurants, all open on New Year’s Day.

Full event details to be announced. Last year's event was a TOTAL SELL-OUT so register at www.edinburghshogmanay.com for ticket and event updates to make sure you don't miss out on this event!


Tickets from £ 7.00

Running time: 60 mins


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Venue Details

South Queensferry: South Queensferry

Dive into 2012 with a dip off South Queensferry. Gather at the High Street for the Grand Parade, led by the mad swimmers themselves

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