Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2023 (Heather Gershonowitz)

Experience the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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All About the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the world's largest performing arts festival. For three weeks in August, the city of Edinburgh welcomes an explosion of creative energy from around the globe.

Artists and performers take to hundreds of stages all over the city to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, children's shows, musicals, opera, music, spoken word, exhibitions and events.

Playbill’s Coverage of Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Playbill has committed to year-round coverage of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, tap the below link to read all of our latest articles on this magnificent festival.

Transportation Around Edinburgh

Making your way through Edinburgh is not always an easy feat, though there are many options, including Edinburgh’s Public Transit Trams, Buses, Taxis, Black Car Service, or walking.

All FringeShip Guests, however, will have access to a dedicated shuttle bus service to and from the Ambition’s dock included in the cost of stay. Bus service will begin in the afternoon and commence nightly late in the evening/early morning.