Top events in Scotland

July
15

This is the longest-running jazz festival in the country and every year a wide range of jazz musicians perform here. Top artists have previously...

July
25

This vibrant arts and entertainment festival takes place in about 70 venues in Glasgow's rejuvenated cultural quarter. A packed, four-day...

July
29

The Aberdeen International Youth Festival showcases burgeoning talent from around the world, and is one of the highlights of the cultural calendar...

Scotland Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed the following Monday.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
January
02
2nd January
Start date:
2 January 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
May
02
Early May Bank Holiday
Start date:
2 May 2016
May
30
Spring Bank Holiday
Start date:
30 May 2016
August
01
Summer Bank Holiday
Start date:
1 August 2016
November
30
St Andrew's Day
Start date:
30 November 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2016
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