Are you looking for festive breaks in Scotland? Here is all the information you need.
If you’re looking for a festive break in Scotland then you should consider a holiday or break in Edinburgh during the month of August. Edinburgh really is the world’s festival city and every August it plays host to seven international festivals, including the world’s largest arts festival. The seven festivals, which take place every August are:
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival
The largest Arts festival in the world transforms Edinburgh with live comedy and theatre. Performances take place on the street and in over 200 venues across the city.
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
A unique blend of music, ceremony, entertainment and theatre set against magnificent Edinburgh Castle combines to create one of the world’s greatest shows.
Edinburgh International Festival
The finest in classical music, theatre, opera and dance gather to present one of the most innovative and accessible Festivals of the performing arts.
Edinburgh International Film Festival
A home of innovative and exciting cinema, the Festival has presented cinema's most important moments and hosted to the world's greatest filmmakers.
Edinburgh Art Festival
The city's galleries, museums and visual art spaces combine to present the most exciting and intriguing of the modern and contemporary visual arts world.
Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival
Featuring international stars, exciting newcomers and the hottest local talent spanning the earliest jazz forms to the thriving contemporary creativity of today.
Edinburgh International Book Festival
The largest Book Festival of its kind, with over 700 world-class writers and thinkers taking part in more than 800 events.
For listings of all events check out edinburghfestivals.co.uk.
So there's everything you need to know about festive breaks in Scotland!