The world’s only New Year Festival returns offering a top line-up for the greatest New Year party on the planet – the world famous Street Party, the Concert in the Gardens and the Keilidh.
The Street Party sees a strong, all-Scottish line-up this year with a headline performance from Twin Atlantic, joined by the winners of this year’s Mercury Prize, Young Fathers and Indie Rock band The Twilight Sad.
Joining headliner Lily Allen on the Concert in the Gardens stage will be Grammy award winning superstars Soul II Soul and acclaimed Björn Again.
The unique programme of events over three days also takes in the Torchlight Procession led by the Up Helly Aa’ Vikings, The Keilidh on the Mound Precinct – just some of the events on offer in Scotland’s capital.
New Year’s Day features even more to do including a journey through Edinburgh’s Old Town in the magical world of SCOT:LANDS, presenting the best in music, art and theatre.Bjorn Again live, photo credit Amanda Rose