Top events in Scotland

April
30

Before the Romans divided the seasons into a calendar of 12 months, the Celtic year was marked by four Quarter Days: Beltane, Lughnasadh ('Luna-sa...

May
01

Word takes place over three days at the charming and historic King's College Campus of the University of Aberdeen and at venues throughout the...

May
14

Offers golfers a chance to test some of Grampian's 57 Golf courses.

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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