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Events in Scotland in Winter

29 November - 1 December 2019 Kenmore, by Aberfeldy, PH15 2HY

Celtic Yule at the Scottish Crannog Centre

25 December 2019 Laing Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, DW15 1NW

Historical street ball game contested between the 'Uppies' and 'Doonies'.

31 December 2019 - 1 January 2020 Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

Annual procession keeping an ancient custom alive, where 45 participants swing blazing balls of fire above their heads.

31 December 2019 - 1 January 2020 Ardross Street, Inverness, IV3 5NN

Join in with the Highlands biggest free Hogmanay Party!

1 January 2020 South Queensferry, Scotland, UK

Welcome the New Year with a splash by taking part in the breathtaking Stoats Loony Dook at South Queensferry.

1 January 2020 Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NW

The Ba' is played every Christmas and New Year's Day in Kirkwall, Orkney.

11 January 2020 Brander Street, Burghead, Morayshire, IV30 5UD

Ancient traditions are rekindled at this ancient fire festival. For more information on the ceremony see the web site.

11 January 2020 Scalloway, Shetland, Scotland, UK

A torchlit procession and galley burning, with music, dances and performance in various venues.

28 January 2020 St Sunniva Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0HL

Up Helly Aa day involves a series of marches and visitations, culminating in a torch-lit procession and the burning of a...

Exact event dates to be confirmed

TBC - February 2020 The Clachaig Inn, Glencoe, PH49 4HX

FebruaryFest is based on basic principles. Good beer, hearty food, great craic.

TBC - February 2020 12 Rose Street, Glasgow, G3 6RB

The best place to see exciting innovative films – old and new, whether you are a passionate cineaste or a casual film goer.

TBC - February 2020 PO Box 7035, Fort William, PH33 6WR

This celebration of mountain culture offers a diverse programme of films, lectures, exhibitions and workshops.

TBC - February 2020 11 Kenneth Street, Inverness, IV3 5NR

Inverness Music Festival is a competitive music festival open to all ages and abilities.

1 Celtic Yule at the Scottish Crannog Centre Kenmore, by Aberfeldy, PH15 2HY
2 The Ba' (25th Dec) Laing Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, DW15 1NW
3 Stonehaven Fireball Festival Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
4 The Red Hot Highland Fling Ardross Street, Inverness, IV3 5NN
5 The Loony Dook South Queensferry, Scotland, UK
6 The Ba' (1st January) Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NW
7 Burning of the Clavie Brander Street, Burghead, Morayshire, IV30 5UD
8 Scalloway Fire Festival Scalloway, Shetland, Scotland, UK
9 Up Helly Aa St Sunniva Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0HL
10 FebruaryFest The Clachaig Inn, Glencoe, PH49 4HX
11 Glasgow Film Festival 12 Rose Street, Glasgow, G3 6RB
12 Fort William Mountain Festival PO Box 7035, Fort William, PH33 6WR
13 Inverness Music Festival 11 Kenneth Street, Inverness, IV3 5NR

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