Edinburgh has a number of Festivals all year but none more famous than the Edinburgh Intenational Festival which runs from 9 August - 2 September 2012. The Fringe runs from the 3 - 27 August 2012. Best Shows in Edinburgh Finge 2012
Edinburgh Festival and Edinburgh Fringe
Whatever else Edinburgh knows hows to do, it knows how to party and in August and September Edinburgh lets it hair down. The worlds biggest theatre and fringe festival
Welcome to Edinburgh Festival and Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2012
Edinburgh Film Festival 20 June - 1 July 2012
The 2011 Festival promises to bring you another twelve glorious days crammed with premieres, special events and parties. Past premieres at the Edinburgh International Film Festival include Dr Zhivago, Taxi Driver, Manhattan, Blade Runner,
Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival 20 - 29 July 2012 As ever The Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival features an excellent mix of singers, future stars, big bands and acts drawn from the thriving Scottish scene - The Telegraph
Edinburgh Book Festival 3 - 27 August 2012
An inspiring literary festival, the world's largest public celebration of the written word, right in the heart of Edinburgh: hundreds of author events, debates and workshops packed into 17 extraordinary days each August.
Edinburgh International Festival 9 August - 2 September 2012
Each summer people visit Edinburgh from every corner of the globe and enjoy three exhilarating weeks of the very best in international opera, music, drama and dance. Come with us on a journey of discovery in 2011 and celebrate the colour, the passion and the drama of the Edinburgh International Festival. This year performers from the Americas and the Pacific rub shoulders with artists from Spain, Holland, Germany, Russia and the UK, creating a delicious melting pot of entertainment. We'd love you to join us!