Underbelly News

The cows come home to McEwan Hall as Underbelly returns and first Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows ar

29th Jan 2018

Underbelly returns to the stunningly refurbished McEwan Hall for Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 with Nina Conti and Foil Arms and Hog as first shows announced for the refreshed space.   Underbelly puts five of the Fringe’s popular acts on sale
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EDINBURGH’S HOGMANAY CELEBRATED 25th ANNIVERSARY WITH ‘THE BEST STREET PARTY EVER’

1st Jan 2018

RAG’N’BONE MAN’S AULD LANG SYNE UNITES 75,000 PEOPLE IN SONG   STUNNING EXTENDED FIREWORKS DISPLAY TO SPECIAL NITEWORKS SOUNDTRACK WOWS CROWDS   IMAGES OF EDINBURGHS HOGMANAY 2018 HERE   75,000 people across all areas of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay from the Ceilidh
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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Celebrates 25th Anniversary With A Bumper New Street Party Set To Wow Crowds

29th Dec 2017

EDINBURGH’S HOGMANAY CELEBRATES 25th ANNIVERSARY WITH A BUMPER NEW STREET PARTY SET TO WOW CROWDS – TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE   RAG’N’BONE MAN TO LEAD PARTY GOERS IN POST MIDNIGHT AULD LANG SYNE   EDINBURGH’S HOGMANAY SET TO WELCOME 150,000 TO
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Val McDermid Brings Susan Ferrier Back To Life In New Year’s Resurrection

29th Dec 2017

Press release for immediate use, Wednesday 27 December 2017   VAL MCDERMID BRINGS SUSAN FERRIER BACK TO LIFE IN NEW YEAR’S RESURRECTION   Message from the Skies, 1 – 25 January, Edinburgh City Centre   Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrates Edinburgh’s and
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Distinctly Scottish traditions form heart of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party.

19th Dec 2017

Team of top international event creatives re-design Street Party bringing in over 80 additional performers to pack the night full of fun and surprises.   Tickets still available (£26 incl booking fee) from www.edinburghshogmanay.com   From the moment revellers arrive
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Sanjeev Kohli is Still Game as he Unveils Bold New Tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

13th Dec 2017

Scottish Comedian and Street Party Host Sanjeev Kohli models new tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay from the ramparts of Edinburgh Castle.   Vibrant new tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018 captures the festivals’ spirit of dynamism, celebration and energy, fusing traditional and
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Young writers chosen to star alongside acclaimed author Val Mcdermid in Message from the Skies

13th Dec 2017

Primary school winner: Lucy Hutcheon, age 11: ‘I’m so happy! I can’t believe my story was chosen.  It feels great to know that people enjoy what I write.’ Davidsons Mains Primary School   S1-S3 Winner: Maisie Dalton, age 12: ‘I’m
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Voting opens to decide the nation’s #ScotWord which will be revealed in an epic flaming finale

5th Dec 2017

Voting opens to decide the nation’s #ScotWord which will be revealed in the epic flaming finale of the Torchlight Procession at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay  Final shortlist of possible #ScotWords as decided by the young people of Scotland announced in national campaign
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The ultimate Christmas surprise: Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

4th Dec 2017

The ultimate Christmas surprise: Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar 1-24 December, General Register House Stunning animations of Edinburgh winters past surprise passers-by as part of Edinburgh’s Christmas. Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar, a brand new free attraction created by Underbelly and Double
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Light Night celebrates biggest ever opening weekend for Edinburgh’s Christmas!

4th Dec 2017

Edinburgh’s Christmas welcomes over 370,000 people over its biggest ever opening weekend. George Street was the place to be on Sunday 19 November when thousands gathered at Light Night to celebrate the beginning of Edinburgh’s Christmas, one of the biggest
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