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

£8 / 0131 339 5374

Hogmanay Ceilidh

Bring in the bells with traditional music and dancing featuring The Ardoch Ceilidh Band and piper, also includes a dram and haggis.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

£37.50 / 0141 559 5902

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

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 339 5374

The National Piping Centre, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£10 / 0141 353 0220

Ages 12+.

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

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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

The Keilidh

Big ol' traditional knees up with the best in live traditional tunes from Jimi Shandrix Experience, Hugh MacDiarmid's Haircut and The Smashers. You also get a cracking view of the fireworks when 2015 comes.

The Mound Precinct, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£40 / 0844 573 8455

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 (Children £5) / 01738 621031

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Tue 30 Dec

£12–£22 (Children £5) / 0131 228 1155

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

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

Lanark Memorial Hall

Sat 30 May 2015

£15 (£13) / 01555 667999

Ceilidh Dance Classes

Tricia Matthews leads these ceilidh dance classes.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

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Gaels le Chèile/Gaels Together

Glasgow’s Gaelic club night, Ceòl’s Craic, presents Gaels from both sides of the water celebrating their native languages. The performance features Maeve Mackinnon, Grainne Holland, Donal O’Connor, Ross Martin, Noeleen Ní Cholla, Lorraine McCauley and her backing band The Borderlands.

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£12 / 0141 352 4900

Part of Celtic Connections.

Hogmanay Ceilidh

See in the New Year with Moira Kerr.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Wed 31 Dec

£50–£55 / 01786 473544

Hogmanay Ceilidh

All the ingredients for a classic Hogmanay (fizz, supper and a dram at the bells), plus a ceilidh set to the sounds of Luke Brady's Scottish Dance Band.

Dundee Rep

Wed 31 Dec

£27.50 / 01382 223530

Action Against Hunger Ceilidh

Strip the Willow and Dash like a White Sergeant at this charity ceilidh with Canongate Cadjers in aid of Action Against Hunger UK.

Heriot's Rugby Club, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£10 / 07546 934023

Afore the Bells

A traditional Hogmanay knees up as Heeliegoleerie provide the live music at this ceilidh night plus a piper to bring in 2015, includes haggis, neeps, tatties, a wee dram and champagne on arrival.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£40 before 14 Nov; £45 after (under 16s £5) / 0131 668 2019

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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

Can You Reel It?

Contemporary ceilidh band which, in a refreshing break from tradition, has been known to play tunes by Michael Jackson and Earth, Wind & Fire.

Lanark Memorial Hall

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£15 / 01555 667999

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 23 Jan 2015

£18 (£16) / 0131 667 7533

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£18 (£16) / 0131 667 7533

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£18 (£16) / 0131 667 7533

Family Ceilidh

Scottish Country dancers, pipers and a ceilidh band help you to celebrate the new year with the family.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£7 (Family £26) / 0131 665 2240

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 21 Feb 2015

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free)

St Silas Episcopal Church, Glasgow

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.

Sat 21 Mar 2015

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

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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

Fri 23 Jan 2015

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

Burns ceilidh with HLI.

Sat 24 Jan 2015

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

Burns ceilidh with Flaming Heather.

Knockengorroch at Big Burns Supper

Favourites from the World Ceilidh Festival provide a mix of reaggae dub, ska, Balkan beats and electronica with Mungo's Hi-Fi, The Amphetameanies, Baghdaddies and Frogpocket.

The Venue, Dumfries

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 01387 263623

Part of Big Burns Supper.

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

Fri 22 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Sat 23 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

…and 8 more dates until 31 May 2015

Ruff Ceilidhs

Traditional dancing in various set formations mixing ceilidh, country and barn dancing with a caller to guide you through the steps.

University Hospital Of Wales, Cardiff

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£10 (£8)

  • 20:00 – 23:30 Ruff Ceilidhs University Hospital Of Wales, Cardiff

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£10 (£8)

  • 20:00 – 23:30 Ruff Ceilidhs University Hospital Of Wales, Cardiff

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£10 (£8)

  • 20:00 – 23:30 Ruff Ceilidhs University Hospital Of Wales, Cardiff
…and 3 more dates until 12 Dec 2015

Scottish Spina Bifida Association: Community Burns Supper 2014

A night of good food (a three-course meal of Scottish produce), local speakers, live music and a ceilidh disco all for a good cause.

The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, Cumbernauld

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£26; £220 for a table of ten / 01236 794 500

6.30pm arrival for a prompt 7pm start.