The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the largest and most famous arts festival in the world, sees the streets of Scotland’s capital city come alive in August. Indulge your passion for theater, comedy, music, dance, cabaret, spoken word, circus, and more. What sets the Fringe apart is its open access policy. This means anyone can participate, making it a platform for emerging talent and established artists alike.
The Fringe utilizes hundreds of venues across Edinburgh, from traditional theaters to bars, churches, and even street corners. In addition to ticketed shows, the streets of Edinburgh come alive with street performers, buskers and outdoor spectacles. The Royal Mile, in particular, becomes a bustling hub of activity during the festival, making Edinburgh one of the best places to travel in 2024.
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