Concert in the Gardens

8pm-1am Sat 31st Dec 2016 West Princes Street Gardens Tickets on sale soon


What's it all about

Full programme announced in the early Autumn.

Welcome the New Year in spectacular style with a sound and visual feast from a world class headliner and four firework displays fired from right overhead at Edinburgh Castle, this is the best view in the house! Total sell out 2013/14/15.

Previous headliners include Biffy Clyro, Pet Shop Boys, Lily Allen, Primal Scream, Kasabian, and Blondie.

What To Expect

On the night you will get to escape the crowds in the main arena with access to the Concert in the Gardens featuring festival headliners. Take part in the magnificent Midnight Moment with fireworks and music as we say good bye to 2016 and welcome in 2017 and enjoy three fireworks displays from 9pm in the lead up to the Midnight Moment. Concert in the Gardens is set beneath the Edinburgh Castle offering an amazing view of the stage with one of the best views of the fireworks.

  • Enclosure ticket holders: Exclusive standing viewing area (hard-standing) in-front of the Concert stage.
  • Gardens ticket holders:  Premium standing viewing area (grass) within the Concert arena.
  • General Admission entry through Street Party main gates (4 entrance gates). Entry outwith the Street Party is available for under 16s. 

Important Info

  • Tickets cannot be resold or transferred under any circumstances. If the promoter reasonably believes this to be the case the ticket will be voided, prohibiting entry to the concert.
  • This is a very busy, all-standing, outdoor festival event so please dress for the weather.
  • No entry after 11pm, so please come early!
  • Alcohol CANNOT be brought into the Concert in the Gardens arena.
  • Access to premium outdoor bars, street food and dedicated toilet facilities within the Concert arena.
  • Tickets for Concert in the Gardens allow access to the Street Party arena.
  • No pass-outs at the Concert in the Gardens arena are permitted (i.e. leaving the Event and trying to gain re-entry).
  • Whilst there is no age restriction for Concert in the Gardens, we do not recommend the event for children under 12 years old. Strictly no buggies at the event.
  • No persons under 12yrs permitted at the Street Party.
  • Anyone under 16yrs must be accompanied by an adult over 21yrs of age.
  • The Event Organiser reserves the right to search Ticker Holder’s bags and clothing for security reasons.