Watch Edinburgh come alive this Summer.
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world, and is completely open access with over 2,500 shows in more than 250 venues. Whether you’re into classical music, opera, theatre, dance or arts the Edinburgh Festival Fringe has the event for you.
Edinburgh Arts Festival
Aug 2 - Sep 2
With over 45 major exhibitions at leading galleries, museums and artist-run spaces across the city this year.
Majority of the events and exhibitions are free to attend, although booking is required.
Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Aug 3 - Aug 25
One of the World's most spectacular entertainment events where The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo draws together a host of creative talent from four continents to pay sparkling tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee and the year of Creative Scotland.
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Aug 3 - Aug 27
Watch thousands of performers put on a show for every stage on a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, musicals, operas, music, exhibitions and events.
The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert
Sun 2 Sep; Princes Street Gardens
Set against the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh’s historic castle, bringing Edinburgh’s summer festival season to a magnificent conclusion, the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert combines passionate music from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra with breath-taking pyrotechnics, specially choreographed by international fireworks artists Pyrovision to enhance the musical experience.
NVA’s Speed of Light
9–12, 15 –19, 22–27, 29–31 August and 1 September
Through a mass choreographed act of walking and endurance running, NVA’s Speed of Light will illuminate the iconic mountain, which rises dramatically from the heart of the city. A mesmerising visual display unfolds on the ascent to the summit as hundreds of runners wearing specially commissioned light suits take to the intricate path networks below.
Why not induldge in this summer's celebration in Edinburgh with The King James, located in the heart of the city centre and minutes away from many of the exhibition and event venues.
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For more information on the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012, click here to download the brochure.