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Discounts for Edinburgh Festivals 2021

Staff are able to access discounts for the Edinburgh Book Festival and Edinburgh International Festival.

Edinburgh International Festival

This year’s Edinburgh International Festival returns this summer – from 7-29 August – with over 170 performances live and outdoors in some of Edinburgh’s most historic and picturesque settings, including the University of Edinburgh’s Old College Quad.

As a valued partner, the International Festival is offering all University of Edinburgh staff a special 30% discount on selected shows, so you too can celebrate the return to live performance this August.

This offer is available until 11.59pm 31 July 2021.

Find out how to redeem the offer on the Pay & Reward SharePoint:

Edinburgh International Festival offer

Edinburgh Book Festival

The Edinburgh International Book Festival returns from Saturday 14 to Monday 30 August with a online programme of over 250 live online events for adults and children, streamed at, and in-person events which will take place at the Book Festival's new home, University of Edinburgh’s Edinburgh College of Art.

Staff looking to make any purchases from the Festival's online bookshop can access a code for 10% off.

This offer is available until 30 September 2021.

Find out how to redeem this offer on the Pay & Reward SharePoint:

Edinburgh Book Festival offer