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Edinburgh Festival Carnival

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2.30pm - Parade from The Mound to the West End of Princes Street.

2.30-5pm - Performances in Princes Street, Princes Street Gardens, Grassmarket.

Over 700 Carnival Performers: Music, dance, costumes, circus acrobats, puppetry from all over the world including: Acrobats from Zambia, dancers from South Africa, Italy, Greece and Spain. Musicians from the Netherlands, Italy, India and the UK. Dancers, dragons and performers from China. Drummers from Portugal, Scotland and France. Circus performance from Hungary and Scotland. Multiple Scottish Carnival groups. There will be colour, costumes and exotic sound; giant puppets, drum groups and street performers of every description, making Carnival in the centre of Edinburgh.


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