There is nothing quite like Hogmanay in Glasglow and after a really remarkable year for the city, New Years Eve is set to bring 2016 to an end in style. Let’s discover Events, Countdown Parites and Celebrations for New Year 2017 in Scotland.
George Square Hogmanayday enjoyments have been unveiled and there is something for every person across Glasgow – from kids to families – with a crowded programme of activities throughout the day.
Activities include a Baby Disco at the Alpine bar where families can party the day away in New Year style with their pretty ones as well as face painting in the Christmas job shops.
As the day movies into the night, there will be live ceilidh music from Gunna should to begin the celebrations and get visitors into the party spirit.
Gunna sound repertoire includes a complete choice of round the room Ceilidh dances, and a wide song list that generally invokes the comment at the close of the night, so you are not only Ceilidh band! The boys try and cater for all flavors, and their musical influences range from Steve Earle, John Prine, Norman Mclean, Saw Doctors, Wlalochmor Cilidh band and Graham Mitchell along with some best craic and humour.
Between 2 and 5pm the remarkable Williamwood pipe band will be acting on the square before John Ross will be spinning his usual mix of funk, disco and soul to get you in the party atmosphere.
As well as lots of going on in George Square, there are parties across the city for everyone including:
Club Noir at O2
With a live cabaret and band acts throughout the night, Club Noir promise a complete night of glam vintage excitement.
One of the city most amazing venues hosts a classic Scottish ceilidh, end with a midnight petal drop at the Bells! For a relaxed party that guaranteed to get hearts racing and feet moving. Arta guarantees an exciting Hogmanay celebration in the heart of the city.
Steet Party of Ashton Lane Hogmanay
Glasgow best and oldest appreciated cobbled street. Set in the spirit of popular West End, the street part likes a prime place and a host of incredible bars to suit all tastes.
The Living Room
An excellent contemporary space in the city heart, where cocktails run as Andy Lucas tinkles on the ivories. In such a beautiful setting, Living Room is the best venue for getting dolled up one final time to see out 2017.
Hotels for NYE
Top most booked hotels in Glasgow are listed below:
- The Z Hotel Glasgow
- Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow
- Holiday Inn Express Glasgow City Centre Riverside
- Premier Inn Glasgow Pacific Quay (SECC) Hotel
- Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre
- Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre Buchanan Galleries Hotel
If you are arranging your Christmas and New Year holidays in Scotland, early booking is highly recommended.