University at the festivals

It’s that time of year again. The posters are starting to appear across the city, the tenants are setting up in University venues and everyone is praying for a dry August.

Discover the events the University is involved with in the city's festivals this year.

Upload your festival pictures for your chance to win tickets, access to exclusive events and other festival related goodies. #HeartEdFest

Week 1 Prizes

Our Festivals Office

We coordinate the University's involvement in Edinburgh's festivals and filming on campus.

Join our mailing list

Our mailing list features newsletter updates on festival events involving the University of Edinburgh. We also offer subscribers the chance to win free tickets to events.

Learn with us

If you are inspired by our festival events, try one of our short courses during the summer. We offer classes in everything from language to arts and design.

Visit us

Visiting Edinburgh for a festival? Pop into our Visitor Centre to get your Fringe tickets; go on a walking tour; explore our museums and galleries or stay with us.