Take a peek at what's on offer from 31 July - 31 August...


EIF, Mela and Art Festival - An August To Remember

Sep 08

Take a look back on the 2014 achievements of three of our August festivals... 

Edinburgh Art Festival 2014 Has Arrived!

Jul 31

Doors open today around the city onto incredible exhibitions, events and comissions - take a look inside... 

Festival Countdown: Edinburgh Art Festival

Jul 21

Starting our Festival Countdown, we look at the Edinburgh Art Festival, opening on the 31st of July...

Edinburgh Festivals & Glasgow 2014 competition

Jun 20

Win an trip to Edinburgh's Festivals and the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games!

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Festival essentials


August: The Final Week

Our top tips for making the most of the last week of the summer festivals!

Conversation Starters at the Edinburgh Festivals

From discussion to dispute, and light chat to right spat, Edinburgh's Festivals will get you talking!

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Beyond the festivals

Exploring Scotland

Some of the world's most spectacular scenery and most enduring experiences are just a short trip away. Why not extend your visit to Edinburgh's Festivals and explore Scotland?


Choose from national collections and international blockbusters to more intimate spaces and exhibits to venues that encourage exploration and adventure.

Explore Edinburgh

The villages of Edinburgh are well worth discovering – each is surprisingly close to the city centre, and a world away from what you might expect.

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