Uyeasound Up Helly Aa
Britain’s most northerly fire festivals kick off this week with Uyeasound Up Helly Aa on Friday 11th of February. Celebrating 100 years of tradition, Guizer Jarl Fred Johnson leads the Viking procession in it’s centenary year.
The following night, Saturday 12th of February, is the Guizer’s Hop in the Uyeasound Hall.
Norrik Up Helly Aa
Following this, Norrik Up Helly Aa is on the 26th of February. This year is the 25th year of Shetland’s most northerly Up Helly Aa and the Guizer Jarl is James Gray.