Top events in Scotland

January
25

Robert Burns was the poet who used Scottish dialect at a time when this was frowned upon in genteel society. Now he is the much loved National...

February
15

International rugby teams from Scotland, Wales, Ireland, England, France and Italy meet each spring to compete in the Six Nations tournament. Even...

February
18

The festival programme encompasses a huge range of moving image experiences. Visitors can expect entertaining galas, premieres, parties, lively...

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.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
02
2nd January
Start date:
2 January 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
May
01
Early May Bank Holiday
Start date:
1 May 2017
May
29
Spring Bank Holiday
Start date:
29 May 2017
August
07
Summer Bank Holiday
Start date:
7 August 2017
November
30
St Andrew's Day
Start date:
30 November 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2017