THE WORLD-FAMOUS NEW YEAR PARTY

The world's best new year celebrations promise four days of events, concerts and spectacles, plus, of course, the famous Street Party with its breathtaking fireworks display over Edinburgh Castle.

News

Lily Allen to headline Hogmanay 2014/15 - on sale now!

Aug 22

 Edinburgh’s Hogmanay has announced that Lily Allen will headline the 2014/15 Concert in the Gardens

Inspiring #blogmanay

Jan 14

A quick look at the thoughts of the intrepid bloggers who visited Edinburgh's Hogmanay...

IN CONVERSATION WITH PETE IRVINE

Jan 10

Top tips on how best to enjoy Edinburgh's Hogmanay - from the Director of the New Years celebrations, Pete Irvine.

 

Set your watches for Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2014

Nov 12

The countdown begins...

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Features

New Year's Eve: Around the World in 24 Hours

 As 2014 arrives around the world, we have a look at how it will be celebrated...

Dancing in the Dark: Hogmanay's Line-Up

Keep warm this winter by joining the celebrations at Edinburgh's Hogmanay...

Grab A Coat: Winter Fun in Edinburgh

Here are some hints for making the most of the colder months in the festival city...

A Wee Winter Wander

Explore Edinburgh through its cosy cafes, pubs and restaurants...

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Beyond the festivals

Exploring Scotland

Some of the world's most spectacular scenery and most enduring experiences are just a short trip away. Why not extend your visit to Edinburgh's Festivals and explore Scotland?

Attractions

Choose from national collections and international blockbusters to more intimate spaces and exhibits to venues that encourage exploration and adventure.

Explore Edinburgh

The villages of Edinburgh are well worth discovering – each is surprisingly close to the city centre, and a world away from what you might expect.

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