The Pet Shop Boys will be performing at the Edinburgh Gardens on December 31st as part of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations. The concert has now sold out and official ticket sales can only be made through the official website (edinburghshogmanay.com) and Ticketmaster. Tickets from third party websites or social media comment sections will not be valid.
Certain items are prohibited at the event, including bags or items larger than A3 in size, glass of any kind including glass bottles, drugs, professional cameras (unless press approved), drones, sharp objects such as knives or weapons, flares, smoke devices, and lasers. Alcohol is also not allowed at the concert. Event staff have the right to search bags and deny entry to those who are intoxicated. The event has an age restriction of 12 years or older.
Pet Shop Boys will be joined by special guest DJ Elle Jo at the event. Pet Shop Boys have had a successful tour this year and previously performed at the sold-out Edinburgh Hogmanay event in 2013. Elle Jo has been a resident DJ at various clubs in Glasgow and has also played at TRNSMT festival and opened for Sophie Ellis-Bextor at BAaD.
This year, audience members will be given LED wristbands to participate in the show and countdown to 2023. Tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable, and non-transferable. E-tickets will be emailed upon booking and contain QR codes for all tickets under that booking. It is recommended that all members of a party arrive together. Access, FAQs, safety tips, and terms and conditions can be found on the official website. Street party tickets are sold out and there are no plans to release more or have an official resale. Do not purchase from third party sellers as these tickets will not be valid. The Pet Shop Boys concert and other events can still be enjoyed by purchasing tickets to the concerts in the gardens or the torchlight procession. Beware of fraudulent ticket sales and only purchase from official sources.