Don’t miss out on some of the best events in the city at this year’s Edinburgh’s Hogmanay programme. From ceilidhs and concerts to family friendly activities there is something to enjoy for all ages. Enjoy the best of the Hogmanay celebrations in the perfect city centre location with Le Monde Hotel. Check out our guide below to our top picks!
30th December 2019
Torchlight Procession from 7pm
Blaze through the city with drummer, pipers and fire to forge a river of light through the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town. An unforgettable family-friendly event finishing at Holyrood Park where the torchbearers all come together.
Symphonic Ibiza from 9.00pm
Creating a new club experience featuring some of the most famous Ibiza club anthems from the last 30 years. This very unique experience is not to be missed!
31st December 2019
Bairns Afore from 5.00pm
This family friendly Hogmanay event is hosted by the legendary TV duo Dick and Dom battling it out to see whose tunes are the best behind the decks! Enjoy the full Hogmanay experience and still have the kids in bed before the bells!
Ronnie Scott’s Big Band in Concert from 7.30pm
Playing their blend of jazz, blues and swing, Ronnie Scott’s Big Band take to the stage direct from London’s world famous jazz club. Tickets include entrance to the Street Party.
Street Party hosted by Johnnie Walker from 7.30pm
See in the New Year at the world’s best street party as Edinburgh invites the world to share the love and celebrate the New Year in the home of Hogmanay. Spend your night with loved ones enjoying performances from bands, DJs and street performers.
Ceilidh under the Castle from 8.30pm
Start the New Year the Scottish way with the Ceilidh under the Castle! Dance the night away with old friends and new with some fantastic ceilidh bands. Welcome 2020 at midnight with a breathtaking fireworks display across the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.
Hogmanay in the Gardens from 9pm
Grammy and Oscar winning Mark Ronson takes centre stage at this year’s concert in the gardens. Join one of the biggest names in the music industry to welcome in the New Year. When the clock strikes midnight say goodbye to 2019 and celebrate 2020 with the ultimate party playlist and the best view of the famous fireworks over Edinburgh Castle.
1st January 2020
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Official After-Party from 1.00am
Keep the celebrations going at this epic after party with a late-night set from Judge Jules!
First Footers Family Ceilidh from 12.30pm
Celebrate the New Year with this fun, free family event held at McEwan Hall.
Loony Dook from 2.15pm
This New Year’s Day tradition take place in South Queensferry in the Firth of Forth! So join the other 1000 people in fancy dress to shake off that Hogmanay hangover!