Ceilidh Under the Castle

Submitted by edg on Thu, 10 Oct '19 6.28am
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Ceilidh Under the Castle at Hogmanay
Roberto Ricciuti
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One of the official events at Edinburgh's Hogmanay, this traditional ceilidh dance for thousands is held annually in the West End of West Princes Street Garden under the castle.

Ceilidh Under the Castle schedule        

  • 20:30 - 21:35             Sleekit Beasties
  • 21:45 - 23:15             Skyte!
  • 23:25 - 00:55             Cool Ceol Ceilidh Band

For those that don't know the steps there will be callers helping dancers out.

This year’s jigs and reels will be brought to you by three ceilidh bands: Sleekit Beasties, Skyte! and Cool Ceol Ceilidh Band. Doors open at 7.30pm.

Enter via Lothian Road onto King’s Stables Road and through the grounds of St Cuthbert’s Parish Church.


£65 and £145 (includes £5 booking fee)