Hogman-Eh! Festival New Year’s Eve

December 31, 2019

December 31, 2019

By Donation to $75

Aberdeen Pavilion, Ottawa


Events Description


Hogman-eh! will provide thousands of residents from across the National Capital Region and beyond with the opportunity to ring in the New Year at a FREE family-friendly celebration. Inaugurated in 2012, our annual Hogman-eh! features some of the greatest in Scottish musical entertainment, plenty of options to enjoy Scottish food and drink, a Scotch tasting bar, Highland and Scottish dancing, children’s activities, a Scottish New Year countdown at 7:00 p.m. — revelers will celebrate midnight in Scotland with a huge balloon drop, followed by brilliant music from local and visiting bands as well as Pipes Bands and Dancers.

Scottish food will be available at the Market Place and beer, wine, and whisky at Milestones Bar in the Aberdeen Pavilion.

End the night and toast 2020 at midnight by gathering in fellowship to sing Auld Lang Syne, then head outdoors for a fabulous fireworks display over the Great Lawn.

The Hogman-eh! VIP Experience

Select reserved seating area to enjoy the stage show, two beverages per person compliments of the Milestones VIP Lounge, appetizers by the award-winning restaurant, Grunt, a meet-and-greet with the artists, and a complimentary coat check.

Who is it for?

All ages – Family

The Hogman-eh! VIP Experience –19+


General admission is by donation from 5 to 7 pm, and $10 per person after 7 pm.

VIP Experience:$67.50 to $75.00

How to get tickets?

General Admission: At the door



Date & Time:

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 5:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Scottish New Year countdown: 7:00 PM in Ottawa
Midnight Auld Lang Syne: 12:00 AM

Fireworks: Midnight

Performance Schedule:

The Next Generation Leahy | 7:00 PM
The Mudmen | 11:00 PM
Clan Daestyn | 6:00 PM & and 10:00 PM
East Coast Experience | 8:00 PM
Caledonia Pipes and Drums | interspersed throughout the night
Ottawa Highland Dance Association | interspersed throughout the night

Venue & Address :

Lansdowne Park – Aberdeen Pavilion – 1000 Exhibition Way, Ottawa, ON K1S 5J3 Canada

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