Celtic begin the defence of their tital at home to Ross County
Celtic begin the defence of their SPL title with a home match against Ross County on Saturday, August 3.
Last Updated: 19/06/13 12:27pm
And as the champions unfurl their second successive title-winning flag, new boys Partick Thistle mark their return to the top flight by entertaining Jackie McNamara's Dundee United at Firhill.
Hearts, who could start the season with a 15-point deduction due to administration, kick-off the 2013-14 campaign at St Johnstone while new-look Aberdeen open up with a home game Kilmarnock.
Terry Butcher's Inverness, who just missed out on European football last season, complete the opening day line-up against St Mirren at the Caledonian Stadium.
The following day, beaten Scottish Cup finalists Hibernian kick-off against last season's runners-up Motherwell at Easter Road.