After 12pm, Music, Ceilidh

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Hogmanay Ceilidh

Ceilidh into the new year with live music from Willie Fraser with caller Ken Gourlay. No stilettos or high heels, please!

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£25 / 0131 339 5374

  • 22:00 – 00:30

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Ceilidh Club

Ceilidh dancing, furious fiddlers and callers from the Edinburgh Ceilidh Club lead you through the steps.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Sep

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Live music from the Scott Lesley Ceilidh Band.

  • 20:00

Tue 30 Sep

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Featuring the John Carmichael Ceilidh Band.

  • 20:00

Tue 7 Oct

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 20:00 – 23:00

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Heeliegoleerie guest.

  • 20:00

Tue 14 Oct

£6 / 0131 560 1581

The Full Scottish play live.

  • 20:00

Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include English Touring Opera's new production of La Boheme, world-class choir The Sixteen and Artay the contemporary art marquee full of contemporary Scottish Art.

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 21 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Fri 22 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Sat 23 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 31 May 2015

The Big Shoogle

A ceilidh and a half with music from the ever-raucous Big Shoogle.

Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 19 Nov

£20 (inc buffet and entry to prize draw) / 0141 357 4000

Burns Night Ceilidh

The Flaming Heather ceilidh band and caller Ken Gourlay set off Burns Night right, with a few folk dancers and a piper in tow.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00
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Ceilidh at The Counting House

The Annasach Ceilidh Band provide the live music at this ceilidh dance with a caller. Under 18s are welcome but must be accompanied by two adults over 25.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0131 667 7533

  • 20:00

Family Disco Ceilidh

Traditional ceilidh dancing set to hits from the 70s right up to the latest chart tunes. Bring your own drinks and nibbles and dance up a storm with the kids.

Hyndland Community Hall, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free)

Sat 22 Nov

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free)

A St Andrews Disco Ceilidh – bring your tartan, your Tennents and your Haggis flavour crisps.

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free)

St Silas Episcopal Church, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free) / 0141 337 2276

Christmas Disco Ceilidh – Come and ceilidh dance to the best and cheesiest Christmas songs.

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£7 (Children £2) / 0141 337 2276

A special Burns night ceilidh with The Broomhill Ceilidh Band. There's a traditional ceilidh followed by some Disco Ceilidh and an open mic slot at half time for Burns poetry. All proceeds to RSPB.

  • 18:30 – 21:30

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free) / 0141 337 2276

Hogmanay Gala Ball

Celebrate Hogmanay in style with all the trimmings: a ceilidh, Champagne, dinner and a dram.

Carberry Tower, Musselburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£99 / 0131 665 3135

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Ken's Ceilidh

Ken Gourlay calls this regular evening of traditional Scottish dancing, with different ceilidh bands each night. Soft drinks are £1 and alcoholic drinks £3, and you're requested not to wear stilettos or high heels.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 11 Oct

£8 in advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00

Sat 18 Oct

£8 in advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00

Sat 8 Nov

£6–£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sat 15 Nov

£6–£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra is the country's foremost large ensemble for traditional music.

Perth Concert Hall

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£18 / 01738 621031

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Tue 30 Dec

£12–£22 / 0131 228 1155

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St Andrew's Ceilidh

Celebrate our national day with the HLI ceilidh band, caller Ken Gourlay and, of course, a piper.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sat 29 Nov

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Musical double act Phil and Aly bring together a plethora of musical talent and witty banter.

The Macphail Centre, Ullapool

Thu 25 Sep

£17.50 / 01854 613336

  • 19:30

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£17–£22 / 0131 668 2019

  • 19:30

Bon Stovi

Ceilidh crackers Bon Stovi invite you to come and have a dance or two.

St Peter's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Brand New 14/15

A six day New Year 5rhythms® gathering with Deborah Jay-Lewin, Willemijn de Dreu and Arjan Bouw. Brand New features daily taught dance classes, evening music sessions, space for shared bodywork, walks, daily access to the hot tub, a late-night Hogmanay party and one vegetarian meal per day.

Universal Hall Arts Centre, Findhorn

Mon 29 Dec

£350 (£297.50) / 01309 691661

  • 14:00

Ceile House

Traditional Irish music.

Fibber Magees: Robinson's Bar, Belfast

Thu 25 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30

Sun 28 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30

Thu 2 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30
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Ceilidh Dance Classes

Tricia Matthews leads these ceilidh dance classes.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

Wed 24 Sep

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Oct

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:30

Wed 8 Oct

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:30
…and 9 more dates until 17 Dec

Ceilidh with Clachan Yell

Lively ceilidh with local band Clachan Yell.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 5 Dec

£10 (£8) / 01224 641122

  • 20:00

Ceilidh with Danse McCabre

All-female ceilidh band playing a selection of old favourites alongside some lesser-known tunes.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 31 Oct

£10 (£8) / 01224 641122

  • 20:00

Christmas Lunch and Concert

A three-course Christmas lunch with Scotland's finest Garioch Blend thrown in.

Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen

Mon 8 Dec

£10 / 01224 647647

Deoch'n'Dorus

Ceilidh from the young band comprising members from Portree, Jura and Fort William who met on the RSAMD's traditional music course.

Hotel Colessio, Stirling

Sun 28 Sep

£15 / 01786 448880

The Stirling Festival Fringe comes to a close with this exuberant ceilidh.

  • 19:30
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Festive Family Ceilidh

Celebrate the end of 2014 at the Festive Family Ceilidh with Clamjamfrie: a traditional evening of Scottish music and ceilidh dancing for everyone to enjoy. Early booking is recommended.

Paisley Town Hall

Sat 27 Dec

£8 (£6) / 0300 300 1210

  • 19:30

Hogmanay Ceilidh

See in the New Year with Moira Kerr.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Wed 31 Dec

£50–£55 / 01786 473544

  • 19:30

Kate's Kitchen Band

Toe-tapping ceilidh band with fresh arrangements of all the best-loved classics.

The Ropetackle Arts Centre, Shoreham-by-Sea

Fri 5 Dec

£10 / 01273 464440

  • 20:00

National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland

Trad Scottish music as The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland take to the stage.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Sat 22 Nov

£8 / 0131 665 2240

Presenting Ar Cuairt Ciúil (Our Musical Journey) with special guests Preston Lodge Pipe Band.

  • 20:00

Gardyne Theatre, Dundee

Sat 8 Nov

£8 / 01382 434940

  • 19:30

The New Distillery Ceilidh Band

Lively ceilidh with local band the New Distillery Ceilidh Band.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 17 Oct

£10 (£8) / 01224 641122

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