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Edinburgh 2020 events

Hogmanay

Date :
31 December 2020 - 1 January 2021

Scotland celebrates the New Year like nowhere else and Edinburgh's own Hogm ......

Scotland celebrates the New Year like nowhere else and Edinburgh's own Hogmanay is billed as the biggest and best in the world. Over three days there is a relentless succession of fun events, including a torchlit procession, concert in the Gardens with top groups, outdoor ceilidh (The Keilidh), and street party. And of course, there’s a spectacular Seven Hills firework display on the stroke of midnight, 31 December on the heights of Edinburgh Castle and six other prominent positions across the city.

Venue:
Various streets and venues in Edinburgh

Address:
Hub Tickets, Castlehill, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Category:
Music

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Edinburgh 2021 events

The Loony Dook

Date :
1 January 2021

For a quarter of a century, brave swimmers have been bringing in the New Ye ......

For a quarter of a century, brave swimmers have been bringing in the New Year with a bracing dip in the Forth. Participants join a grand parade along South Queensferry’s High Street before plunging into chilly water beneath the historic Forth Bridge. The event raises enormous sums for charity, attracts large crowds of amused onlookers, and is now officially part of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations. Register in advance from late September.

Venue:
South Queensferry

Event cost:

£12

Category:
Spectacle

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