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 Venuesort icon Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
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
Fringe Central Fringe Central is a hub for Fringe staff, those involved in putting on shows, and media covering the Fringe. Only at the Fringe 2
Gilded Balloon at the Museum The Gilded Balloon takes over a 210 seat venue in the National Museum complex for comedy, theatre, music and children's shows in the month of August. Only at the Fringe 64
Gillis Centre The Gillis Centre is an historic house and chapel available for conference bookings. It is: "a place of Christian hospitality in the Only at the Fringe
Greenside @ Infirmary Street New addition in 2015 to the Greenside stable of Fringe venues set in an old Victorian School Building on Edinburgh's Southside. Only at the Fringe 236
Greenside @ Nicolson Square front
Greenside @ Nicolson Square Busy Fringe venue for Greenside. Only at the Fringe 209
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
Gryphon @ West End Gryphon@WestEnd offers two performance spaces ideal for intimate, experimental, and engaging theatre. Only at the Fringe
Hawke & Hunter Upmarket nightclub and bar that is venue for Fringe First winner Ella Hickson's in situ drama Hot Mess. Only at the Fringe
Heroes @ Bob's BlundaBus Bob's BlundaBus is Double Decka bar & venue that can pop-up anywhere... Parked on South College St throughout the Fringe with a venue full of clowns, storytellers and comedians. Only at the Fringe 212
Virgin arches on the Royal Mile
High Street, Cockburn Street to George IV Bridge Every August, during the Edinburgh Fringe, the area around the Fringe Only at the Fringe 10
Hill Street Theatre Come August, the historic Masonic Lodge is transformed into a vibrant and intimate venue for Fringe Theatre. Only at the Fringe 41
Holly's House A former Fringe venue in central basement flat in the New Town directly round the corner from The Stand Comedy Club York Place and minutes walk from Assembly Ro Only at the Fringe
Howe Street Arts Pop up Fringe art gallery filled with textures, shapes and colour at the top of Howe Street in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town. Open daily from 10am – 7pm during Fringe 2016. Only at the Fringe
Late Summer blooms in Inverleith Park allotments
Inverleith Allotments Around 2.4 hectares, a quarter of Inverleith Park, has been converted into allotments. Only at the Fringe
Just the Tonic interior
Just the Tonic @ The Caves The Caves on Niddry Street South, just off the Cowgate, provide a labyrinthine set-up with six performance spaces under South Bridge. Only at the Fringe 88
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
Just the Tonic at the Community Project Modern, large space attached to an old kirk building. Centrally located where Grassmarket meets Cowgate. Courtyard, late bar til 3am and cafe facilities 10am to 5pm. Only at the Fringe 27
Leith Links (West) Just one show - a physical dance piece called Cargo - at this temporary 2010 Fringe venue (no. 167) on Leith Links. Only at the Fringe
Leith Volcano Venue in a former gothic church, St James Church, situated in the heart of Leith on Constitution Street. At Fringe 2017, it hosts a water-bound version of Chekhov's Seagulls. Only at the Fringe 183