City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Only at the Fringe


Find Edinburgh venues by type (e.g. Cinemas).

Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
Acoustic Music Centre @ UCC In 2017, the Acoustic Music Centre moves to the Ukrainian Community Centre, 14 Royal Terrace. Only at the Fringe 138
Augustine's Church
Augustine United Church Augustine United Church on George IV Bridge is located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, just minutes away from the Royal Mile. Only at the Fringe 152
Zoo Southside Southside Community Centre is turned over to the Zoo cavalcade of shows featuring comedy, cabaret, theatre, and more. Only at the Fringe 82
ZOO Longtime venue of Fringe group ZOO comprises of three performance spaces in an old church building. Only at the Fringe 124
The Vault Varied theatre in the vaulted basement of Augustine United Church. Only at the Fringe 29
Venue C
C Venues - C If the location looks familiar that's because this is Edinburgh University's Adam House, and a flagship venue and base during the festival in August for Fringe group Only at the Fringe 34
Celtic Lodge (C Cubed) The sixteenth-century Celtic Lodge at Brodie's Close. As well as a masonic lodge, this is the home of C Cubed during the Fringe in August. Only at the Fringe 50
SpaceCabaret @ 54 New for theSpaces at the Edinburgh Fringe 2011, a Berlinesque cabaret bar. Only at the Fringe
Underbelly, George Square The original Underbelly has been in operation at the Fringe since 2000. Re-located to George Square, you can't miss the venue - a very large, upside down purple cow. Only at the Fringe 300
Gilded Balloon Teviot at Night
Teviot House / Gilded Balloon Large Edinburgh University Union building, aka Teviot Row House, but locally just referred to as "Teviot", with rambling stairs and bars/performance spaces burrowed away on different floors. Only at the Fringe 14
Famous Spiegeltent, The Great temporary venue that can be found at festival time located in famous New Town setting of St Andrew Square Garden (although not at Fringe 2017 after local companies refused permission). Only at the Fringe
Sweet-Grassmarket
Sweet Grassmarket Mix of theatre, comedy, and children's shows in multiple theatre, Fringe venue at the Apex City Hotel down in the historic old market area of Edinburgh, the Gra Only at the Fringe 18
Greenside @ Royal Terrace Pleasant venue, two minutes' walk from the top of Leith walk at the foot of Calton Hill. Only at the Fringe 231
Theatre Big Tops Big Top, seating 700 cabaret-style in new location at Fountainbridge Brewery - previously at The Meadows. Only at the Fringe 189
Pleasance Dome
Pleasance Dome As with the Pleasance main Fringe venue, Pleasance Courtyard, this is housed in a centrally located university union building at Pot Only at the Fringe 23
Assembly Roxy front
Assembly Roxy Arts venue in a converted 19th Century church. Assembly Roxy is home of Assembly Festival and Assembly Theatre, both during the Edinburgh Fringe and for the rest of the year. Only at the Fringe 139
Just the Tonic @ The Tron Centrally located off the High Street. Bar room, stand-up comedy in the bowels of the Tron. Only at the Fringe 51
C Venues - C Primo Come August, the historic Masonic Lodge is transformed into a vibrant and intimate venue for Fringe Theatre. Only at the Fringe 41
New Town Theatre front 2014
New Town Theatre The New Town Theatre is located in the Freemason's Hall on George Street, in Edinburgh's New Town. Only at the Fringe 7
Quaker Meeting House The Quaker Meeting House, aka the Friends' Meeting House, is one of the two general gathering places for Edinburgh's Quakers, located just off the High Street overlooking Victoria Street. Only at the Fringe 40