Top events in Scotland

June
03

This old-fashioned community festival and street party take place in Glasgow's academic and campus quarter and include live music, film screenings...

June
11

Leith, Edinburgh's port on the banks of the Firth of Forth, puts on a big show with a parade, walks, talks, exhibitions, sports, drama and theatre...

June
15

This dynamic festival has been running since 1947, showcasing both new talent and established directors. The programme is packed with British and...

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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