BOOK FESTIVAL COUNTDOWN

The deck chairs are arriving - the book festival is just around the corner! Here's a glimpse of what your first day might look like...

News

At The Top Of Their Game: Tattoo, Book and Fringe Festivals Wrap-Up

Aug 27

A quick look at the achievements of some of the August 2014 festivals

Festival Countdown: Edinburgh International Book Festival

Jul 30

The deck chairs are arriving - the book festival is just around the corner! Here's a glimpse of what your first day might look like...

Book Festival 2014 Tickets Go On Sale

Jun 24

A quick glance at some of the festival's highlights...

Edinburgh Festivals & Glasgow 2014 competition

Jun 20

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

More festival news

Features

Conversation Starters at the Edinburgh Festivals

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

Festivals for Lunch

Fitting in the festivals is as easy as taking a lunch break...

Plan your trip

Beyond the festivals

A Stroll Around Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a compact city, but has a lot to offer, espcially for those willing to explore. Here's a guide to some of the best things to do and see on a wander around the Festival City...

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?

Attractions

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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