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Edinburgh Festival Carnival

Sunday 17th July

FREE thanks to Edinburgh City Council

The Mound, Princess Street, Grassmarket

2.30pm – Parade from The Mound to the West End of Princess Street

2.30-5pm – Performances in Princess Street, Princess Street Gardens, Grassmarket

(See website for final schedule in July)

Over 700 Carnival Performers

Music, dance, costumes, circus acrobats, puppetry from all over the world!

Durban Jazz Music School (South Africa) TESS (Scotland), KalentuRa (Netherlands), Anansi (Scotland), Bombrando (Portugal), Hula Honeys (Scotland), XXL (Spain) Brass Aye (Scotland), Golden Sail Dance Troupe (China), Beltane Fire Society (Scotland), Association Enjoy (Italy), Pulse of the Place (Scotland) and much, much more... 

Come and see giant puppets, exotic sounds, bright costumes and street performances and join the fun!

Take part in the Carnival

Participate in the Carnival fun and join our carnival volunteer team or wear a costume in the carnival parade and have one of the most exhilarating and fun experiences of your life:  "This is like the best experience I have ever had..." Rania, costume wearer. " The carnival was the highlight of 2015" Anna, Carnival Volunteer.

Please see our website for more details or call 0131467 5200 / email [email protected]



July 2016

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