City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Edinburgh's Hogmanay: Feet First

Feet First on the Royal Mile

Feet First is a specially commissioned event for 1 January 2009 showcasing top Scottish street performance and outdoor arts.

The Dancin' - Edinburgh's Hogmanay

The Dancin' is another free Hogmanay street party, taking up where the traditional Night Afore Fiesta left off.

Burn Out Macbeth: A Southern Gothic Tale

Never having been to see anything at the free fringe, I had no idea what to expect.

Fringe Sunday

Fringe Sunday in the Meadows

Fringe Sunday usually takes place on the second Sunday of the Fringe.

Edinburgh World Justice Festival

The Edinburgh World Justice Festival will run for a fortnight from Saturday the 14th June to Sunday 29th June in venues across Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Mela 2007 Is Multicultural Festival

This weekend, Friday 31st, Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd, sees the return of the annual Edinburgh Mela, a family-friendly festival of Asian and world music, street theatre, fashion, food, bhangra

A Brief History of Magic - Free Show

Now you see it. Now you don't. That's normally the case with my wages over August, but now thanks to the Laughing Horse I can see a perfectly good Fringe show for nix. And about time!

Che Guevarra On the Fringe - Evonne Keron Strikes Back

Once
again, Trey Guevara and Frankie McCastro return from the future, (2017 to be precise) to rouse apathetic and blinkered Festival-goers into sparking a revolution, thus saving the Fringe from total corporate sell-out.

Crowds Turn Out For Soggy Cavalcade

It wasn't as big as in previous years, but heavy drizzle didn't stop people coming out in numbers for the Edinburgh Festivals Cavalcade, the official start to the festival season.