Virgin Money Fireworks Picnics

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Pick-up a Picnic at the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

Celebrate the spectacular finale to the summer festival season in style with one of our luxury picnics at the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert this August.

Enjoy an unforgettable evening in Princes Street Gardens with fine food and wine (and mineral water) and thrilling live music from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra as over 100,000 fireworks are launched from the Edinburgh’s iconic Castle.

Check out the menus for the meat and vegetarian options below, and then click on the link to buy your picnic hamper.

Meat option
Bag of Proper popcorn
Houmous, Marinated Olives and Italian Breadsticks
Chargrilled Chicken Breast with Rocket and Shaved Parmesan
Orzo with Persian Feta, Mint, Pickled Lemon, Fresh Peas & Broad Beans salad
Picnic frittata with basil and roasted peppers
Rich double chocolate brownie served with mixed berry compote
Mineral Water
Bottle of red or white wine

Vegetarian option
Bag of Proper popcorn
Houmous, Marinated Olives and Italian Breadsticks
Goats cheese and onion tart with Rocket and Shaved Parmesan
Orzo with Persian Feta, Mint, Pickled Lemon, Fresh Peas & Broad Beans salad
Picnic frittata with basil and roasted peppers
Rich double chocolate brownie served with mixed berry compote
Mineral Water
Bottle of red or white wine

Each picnic hamper caters for two people and costs £39.50. 

Book your picnic now

Where and when to collect
Picnic hampers will be available for collection on the night in Princes Street Gardens. Simply head to the pick-up point near the west entrance of the Ross Theatre Bandstand on the lower path. Easiest access is via the West End and King’s Stables Road entrances. Gardens ticket-holders entering at the Mound entrance should take the path at the rear of the Ross Theatre.

Note, you must present your voucher at the pick-up point when collecting your picnic hamper. The person collecting the picnic hamper must be over 18 and proof of age may be requested.

The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert will bring the International Festival to a dazzling conclusion on Monday 28 August. Find out more about the event and book tickets here.