Edinburgh's festivals

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Edinburgh is Scotland's beautiful capital, known throughout the world as the Festival City. Visitors come to Edinburgh every year to experience the festivals which present a diverse variety of artists and events throughout the year.

There is something for everyone so come to Edinburgh and be inspired.

Edinburgh Festivals 
The umbrella website for all of the city's official festivals. Find competitions, news, video and listings and sign up for emails to keep your finger on the Festival City's pulse. For more visit their site here.

Edinburgh's Summer Festivals 2014

Edinburgh International Film Festival
18-29 June 2014
+44 (0)131 228 4051
edfilmfest.org.uk

Edinburgh International Jazz and Blues Festival
18-27 July 2014
+44 (0)131 467 5200
edinburghjazzfestival.com

Edinburgh Art Festival
31 July – 31 August 2014
+44 (0)131 226 6558
edinburghartfestival.com

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
1 – 23 August 2014
+44 (0)131 225 1188
edintattoo.co.uk

Edinburgh Festival Fringe
1 – 25 August 2014
Admin: +44 (0)131 226 0026
Box office: +44 (0)131 226 0000 (from June)
edfringe.com

Edinburgh International Book Festival
9 – 25 August 2014
+44 (0)131 718 5666
edbookfest.co.uk

Edinburgh Mela
29-31 August 2014
+44 (0)131 661 7100
edinburgh-mela.co.uk


Other festivals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh International Science Festival
5-20 April 2014
+44 (0)131 553 0320
sciencefestival.co.uk

Imaginate Festival
Scotland's International Children's Theatre Festival
5-12 May 2014
+44 (0)131 225 8050
imaginate.org.uk/festival

Edinburgh's Hogmanay
December 2014 - January 2015
+44 (0)844 573 8455
edinburghshogmanay.org

Other festivals sites that may be of interest

British Arts Festivals Association
International Festivals & Events Association
European Festivals Association

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