Author Archives: The Jiggers

Top 10 Unusual Wedding Venues in Scotland

Find The Ideal Unique Wedding Venue For Your Scottish Wedding Are you looking for a wedding venue that breaks away from the traditional setting of a church or a hotel? Scotland has no shortage of breathtakingly beautiful landscapes and unique locations that can set the stage for a wedding that’s truly unforgettable. From an ancient castle to a botanical garden, … Continued

What To Wear To a Ceilidh (Dress Code Guide)

If you’re planning to attend a Scottish ceilidh, you’re in for a night of lively music, energetic dancing, and lots of fun. But before you hit the dance floor, it’s important to know what to wear. The word ceilidh (pronounced ‘kay-lee’) comes from the Scottish Gaelic word for “gathering”. As one of the best Ceilidh bands Glasgow has to offer, … Continued

What Is Scottish Ceilidh? (History of Ceilidh Dancing & Music)

Scotland is a country steeped in rich cultural traditions, from kilts and bagpipes to the world-renowned Highland Games. But there’s one Scottish cultural institution that often goes unnoticed by outsiders: the ceilidh. Ceilidh (pronounced kay-lee) is a Scottish Gaelic word that means “gathering” or “party,” and it’s a traditional form of social gathering that has been an integral part of … Continued

Top 10 Castle Wedding Venues In Scotland

Find The Perfect Castle Wedding Venue For Your Wedding Ceremony Of all the magical places to say “I do,” few are as enchanting and awe-inspiring as a castle wedding venue in Scotland. With a rich history and breathtaking landscapes, Scotland offers the perfect setting for a fairytale wedding that you and your guests will never forget. From ancient ruins to … Continued

Top 12 Barn Wedding Venues in Scotland

When it comes to the top wedding venues in Scotland, many couples are seeking a unique and romantic setting that exudes rustic charm and creates a memorable experience for themselves and their guests. What better way to achieve this than by choosing a barn wedding venue in the heart of the Scottish countryside? With fairy lights twinkling above, these venues … Continued

Top 12 Romantic Spots to Propose in Glasgow

Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, is a place of many wonders, with a rich history and a vibrant cultural scene. For those looking for the perfect location to propose to their loved one, Glasgow offers an abundance of romantic settings to choose from. From stunning architecture and iconic monuments to natural history and tranquil locations, Glasgow has it all. But Glasgow … Continued


OUR “OVERNIGHT” POLICY The Jiggers perform at a large number of weddings and events every year. During the busy seasons in particular, musicians are often expected to play late finishes, pack up and then drive a long way home, several nights in a row. Therefore, in the interests of health and safety, it’s our policy to ask our clients to … Continued

Covers Line-Up – More info

Quickly becoming one of our most popular choices is the 5 piece covers line-up. Clients opt for this when they want an authentic ceilidh band (not just a tacked-on ceilidh set, like most wedding bands do), but also a variety of classic tunes performed live, to cater to all tastes. Here’s a little bit more information about how we do … Continued

Our Privacy Policy

The Jiggers Ceilidh Band is a trading name of Big Day Music Ltd, a company registered in Scotland, UK. We provide musicians for weddings and other events. When you use the contact form on our website, we will log the data you provide, and process it securely in our system for our core business purposes, which may include: 1. To … Continued