Edinburgh Festivals Survival Guide 2015

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  • Edinburgh Festival Carnival
    Edinburgh Festival Carnival
  • A girl reads a book
    A girl reads a book
  • The opening night gala of the Edinburgh International Film Festival at the Festival Theatre
    Edinburgh International Film Festival
  • A brass band performs as part of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival Mardi Gras carnival
    Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival Mardi Gras carnival
  • Fireworks bursting over a floodlit Edinburgh Castle
    Edinburgh Castle forms the impressive backdrop to every Tattoo performance

Thinking of visiting the Scottish capital this summer? Then we’re guessing that Edinburgh’s famous summer festivals will be high on your to-do list!

Plan your visit and make the most of your time in the world’s festival city using your FREE Edinburgh Festivals Survival Guide 2015.

Edinburgh Festivals Survival GuideThe Edinburgh Festivals Survival Guide 2015 is your essential handbook to visiting Edinburgh’s eight summer festivals in June, July and August.  These world-famous festivals draw in visitors from all around the globe, filling Edinburgh’s streets and performance spaces with colour, energy and excitement.

Did you know: the population of Edinburgh more than doubles during August?

Forward planning is the key to making the most of your time at the festivals and your Edinburgh Festivals Survival Guide is here to help. Find spotlighted shows and events, tips for doing the festivals on a budget, fun things to see and do between shows, as well as lots of great advice on planning your trip.

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