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Edinburgh Festivals


Official Festival

Edinburgh has several Festivals each summer.  The original, over 50 years ago,  was the Edinburgh International Festival, now often referred to as the 'Official Festival'. 

The 'Official Festival' will be held in Edinburgh from 15 Aug to 5 Sep 2004.  Further details are available on the Edinburgh Festival web site

Phone lines for tickets:  UK:  0131 473 2000    Overseas:  +44 131 473 2000

Festival Fringe

The Festival Fringe developed as an unofficial collection of artists that came to perform in Edinburgh during the Edinburgh International Festival, but it is now highly organised, with an extensive programme It has now become the largest Arts Festival in the world.

  The Edinburgh Cavalcade 2

Photos of Edinburgh Festival



Other Edinburgh Festivals

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