City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Festivals


Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival 2018- The Long Road to Adventure

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Now in its 15th year, the Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival (EMFF) has grown to be one of the most popular and dynamic events in Scotland’s outdoor adventure calendar, attracting more than 2,000 outdoo

Chrysalis Festival Returns to Traverse to Showcase Emerging Talent

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Chrysalis, Scotland’s groundbreaking festival for ambitious performance by young theatre-makers launched in 2015, returns to the Traverse Theatre this November.

Chinese Carnival Show

Part of the Carnival celebrations at the beginning of Edinburgh's Festivals, nearly 100 performers will perform dance, circus, music, and Peking Opera at the Rose Theatre.

The Currie Beer and Curry Festival

A community beer festival in leafy Currie with curry from Glasgow's highly renowned Babu Bombay Street Kitchen, as well as music, dancing, and a room for the Scotland vs.

Edinburgh International Magic Festival

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The inaugural Edinburgh International Magic Festival launched in 2010 with a distinctly comedy magic and Fringe-flavoured line-up.

2017 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival Dream Programme Unveiled

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Today, at the National Museum of Scotland, the Festival formerly known as Imaginate launched its exciting and inspiring 2017 programme under its new name, the Edinburgh International Children’s Festiv

Iranian Classical Concert: Darya Dadvar in Collaboration with Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Darya Dadvar is an Iranian soprano soloist and composer who incorporates jazz, blues, folk and world music into her classical opera.

Edinburgh International Festival 2016 Has Record Year For Ticket Sales

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The Edinburgh International Festival has raked in £4.2 million in income from ticket sales for the first time since it was launched in 1947.

The Big List of Edinburgh Fringe 2016 Award Winners

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There was a total of 3,269 shows at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe which ends today. With that many shows, it follows that there are many awards.

The People at The Fringe

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The best thing about the Fringe is the people.