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  • Largs Viking Festival
    🕑 September 4, 2022
    Since 1981 in the fall, the small town of Largs hosts this festival. It is founded to encourage tourism and to celebrate the 1263 Battle of Largs, the last mainland battle between the Scots and Norse.
  • Up Helly Aa
    🕑 January 27, 2023
    Up Helly Aa is an annual fire festival which takes place in Lerwick, Scotland – usually on the last Tuesday in January. It involves a variety of visitations and marches, culminating in a torch-lit procession and the burning of a huge galley.