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The Edinburgh Festival


Why Edinburgh?

• Childhood and university memories • Everyone knows about London!


Scotland’s capital • The geography • Statistics • Why the festival is famous


• 17th - 28th June • Britain´s best-loved film festival • The start of the summer festivals in Edinburgh


Outside showings

Celebrities


The Blues and Jazz Festival

The festival celebrates international jazz musicians and new Scottish talent with big shows and parades


The Art Festival

• To mark the end of the festival season • Largest visual arts festival • Sculptures and free exhibitions are everywhere during September


The Military Tattoo


The Peace Festival • 9th – 31st August • Peace and harmony within the communities in Edinburgh • The International Food Fair


The Book Festival • Outside book market in Charlotte’s Square • Celebration of Scottish and International authors


The • My favourite festival! • The Number 1 tourist attraction in Great Britain • Established in 1947 • In 2008, there were 2088 shows and 31,320 performances

Festival


The performers…

•A festival of comedy, theatre, dance, music, and exhibitions •Anyone can perform, you just need the confidence to do it!


The scary performers‌

Street theatre


The incredible performers‌


Why go in summer?

Princes Street Gardens


Why go in summer?

The “End of Festival Party” and fireworks!


Edinburgh has a beach!


OK, this is really Edinburgh’s beach…


IF you’re lucky and it’s nice weather…

Arthur’s Seat


AND in winter‌


Enjoy Christmas time in edinburgh

The Christmas Market


To enjoy the snow all year round‌


And if you’re feeling brave…


The Edimburgh Festival