The Edinburgh Fringe Festival arrives in the city every August and it is the largest arts festival in the world. For three weeks, Edinburgh becomes a celebration of the performing arts from around the globe. The Fringe Festival present a programme featuring the best performers from music, dance and theatre and comedy. This year the Fringe Festival will run From Friday 2nd until Monday 26th August 2019. You can experience an inspiring celebration of the best performance and entertainment from every continent.
Shows are available for all ages and the performances vary from newcomers in the entertainment circuit to well-known comedians. Attracting thousands of locals and tourists from all over the world, the city’s atmosphere is brought alive.
The Fringe Festival have some tips on how to enjoy the festival on a budget. Free shows are available during the festival and you can grab a bargain at the Virgin Money Half Price Hut with half price tickets. On 5th and 6th August selected shows will be offering 2for1 tickets, look out for these in the online programme! You can view the official programme of shows online now.