An Lanntair hopes you will join us to mark Scotland’s National Days of Celebration: St Andrew’s Day, Hogmanay and Burns Night. This year for the first time An Lanntair will host a week-long programme of events surrounding St Andrew’s Day.
Download the full Scotland’s Winter Festivals Programme
Activities include a specially commissioned performance of ‘Burns on Strings’, a focus on Scottish film and themed menus offering the best of our national food and drink in our cafe bar. So whether you want to see the Gaelic Gruffalo, sample some Scottish gin, take part in our quiz night or dance the night away at our family ceilidh, we hope to see you there!
The festival will include four musical evenings, and ticket holders to these musical events will be entered into a prize draw for a hamper of Scottish goodies.
An Lanntair’s Scottish Winter Festivals has received support through Scotland’s Winter Festivals a programme of events managed by EventScotland, part of VisitScotland, on behalf of the Scottish Government.
Dr Alasdair Allan, Minister for International Development and Europe, said:
“Scotland’s Winter Festival is an exciting and diverse events programme, offering Scots both at home and abroad the chance to celebrate everything great about our wonderful country during the winter months.”
“23 events will take place across 17 different local authorities, with Orkney and Shetland also hosting for the first time. This means that Scotland’s Winter Festival will truly be spread across all of Scotland, highlighting our contribution to the world in our own unique way.”
Highlights of the Festival include:
- Monday 27 November – Gin and Food Pairing event
- Monday 27 – Sat 2 December – Scottish Movie week
- Thursday 30 November – St Andrew’s Day – Blue Rose Code
- Saturday 2 December – Scottish Quiz Night followed by a traditional Music Session
- Wednesday 27 December – Family Cèlidh with Hò-Rò
- Saturday 30 December –Hogmanay – Willie Campbell & Friends
- Saturday 27 January – Burns Night – Burns on Strings