A guide to performances and events at the Assembly Rooms, second only to the Traverse as the longest running Fringe venue.
Edinburgh Art Festival
Scotland’s largest annual festival of visual art; held annually. Includes their programme of exhibitions of modern and contemporary visual art at venues around the city.
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Official site for the world's largest arts festival, which happens alongside the Edinburgh Festival. Offers a guide to the comedy, theatre, music, dance, and exhibitions, with information for visitors; also includes details for prospective performers.
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Claims to be the largest public celebration of books in the world; provides a programme, a guide to featured writers and new writing, news, and contacts.
Edinburgh International Festival
Presents a programme of classical music, theatre, opera and dance over a three-week period in late summer each year. Offers their schedule, venue details, and information for visitors.
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Twelve day festival held in June each year devoted to discovering the best in international cinema. Provides information for the public, the press and the industry.
Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival
Provides a programme and news, with details of tickets, audio samples, and information aout the associated summer school held in Edinburgh Napier University.
Edinburgh March Riding Association
Organises the annual re-enactment of the Riding of the Marches, first held in 1513 on the occasion of the defeat of the Scottish Army at the Battle of Flodden. Includes a history, with full details of the modern event.
Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival
An independent film festival held annually since 2003 for outdoor enthusiasts; includes details of films, exhibitions, competitions, and lectures, with ticket and visitor information.
Festival of Spirituality and Peace (FoSP)
An initiative of inter-faith organisations to explore and celebrate peace-making; originally part of the Fringe, now a festival in its own right. Includes information about their programme and venues, charity supported, and an archive from previous years.
Islam Festival Edinburgh
An annual "Discover Islam Exhibition", organised by Edinburgh Central Mosque to promote awareness and understanding of Muslim faith and life among the festival-going public in the city.
Details the programme of events for this annual arts festival, with information on previous years.
Scotland's national LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) pride march and community based festival held annually in Edinburgh. Includes a history, news, and how to get involved.
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Annual event held on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle. Includes a programme, visitor guide, and information about Scottish regiments.
Scottish Beer Festival
Organised annually by the Scottish branches of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA); includes a beer list, programme, and details of admission and ticket prices.