BOOK STROMNESS HOTELS

Join in

Send page to a friend

4171 views since 7th August 2007

Featured Destination

January 2020: Get Fit on the North York Moors

January is the traditional month for regretting the excesses of December and promising yourself and others that this year you are definitely going ...More
More Uk destinations

Events in Orkneys

Hogmanay Celebrations

An event in December in Orkneys
Stromness
Orkneys
| Update this listing
Event timing: 31st send email
write a review | more events | add an event

for Hogmanay Celebrations as your favourite British event.

Crowds gather in Stromness before "the bells" at midnight. The ships whistle in Stromness Harbour to let us know when to raise our glasses and to go "first footing" to bring in the New Year in traditional style.

If you have been to this event in the past please review it for us here

Brit Quote:
If all the economists were laid end to end, they'd never reach a conclusion - George Bernard Shaw
More Quotes

On this day:
Last Invasion of Mainland Britain - 1797, Dolly the Sheep Cloned - 1997, Securitas Depot Robbery - Britains largest - 2006
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages