In a hurry? Here’s everything you need to know to make it through the Edinburgh Festivals!
Where is Edinburgh?
You’ll find Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland, in central eastern Scotland close to the North Sea. It takes 5.5 hours to get here on the train from London. It’s only 3.5 hours on the train from Manchester too!
What are the 5 festivals in Edinburgh in August?
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Edinburgh International Festival
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Edinburgh Art Festival
What are the Edinburgh Festival dates for 2020?
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: 7 to 31 August 2020
Edinburgh International Festival: 7 to 31 August 2020
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: 7 to 30 August 2020
Edinburgh International Book Festival: 15 to 31 August 2020
Edinburgh Art Festival: 30 July to 30 August 2020
What are the best Edinburgh Fringe venues?
Try seeing shows at Summerhall, Pleasance Courtyard, Underbelly’s Circus Hub, Surgeon’s Hall, Cabaret Voltaire and The Free Sisters (to name just a few). There are many venues!
What must I do before I turn up for the Edinburgh Festivals?
Download the Edinburgh Fringe app