Venue: George IV Bridge
The opening event of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2013/14 and start of the ‘Year of Homecoming Scotland 2014’ is the spectacular Torchlight Procession.
A total sell-out each year, last year’s event welcomed over 35,000 people to this world renowned family event. Join thousands of torch carriers as they illuminate the city through the city centre to a spectacular Son et Lumière and fireworks finale. Led by Shetland’s Up Helly Aa’ Vikings and the massed pipes and drums.
A limited number of torches priced £10.00 each will be available on the day of the event (subject to availability)
Monday 30 December 2013 19:00
Procession starts on George IV Bridge
Proceeds from the sale of torches go to local charities.