Edinburgh Festivals

Edinburgh has a jam-packed festival schedule all year around. Whether you love the arts, are mad about science, or relish the thought of getting lost in a good book, there's a festival for you.

Edinburgh Art Festival

Art Buds Workshops 2021 Credit Sally Jubb Photography

Explore events, exhibitions, performances, screenings, artist talks and guided tours at Edinburgh Art Festival, the UK’s largest annual festival of visual art. 27 July - 27 August 2023.

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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2019 Finale 1

Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing castle, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most special events in Edinburgh's calendar. 4 – 26 August 2023.

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Fringe Festival Girl Approaching Man On Unicycle

The Edinburgh Fringe explodes across the capital - be thrilled, shocked and mesmerised by the largest arts festival in the world. 04 - 28 August 2023.

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