Underbelly News

MOO-ve over January. August here we come! Underbelly announces first shows for Fringe 2020.

28th Jan 2020

MOO-ve over January. August here we come! Underbelly announces first shows for Fringe 2020. First in the Underbelly Fringe 2020 paddock are Irish comedy sketch actual legends Foil Arms and Hog, and Fringe institution and annual late-night comedy sensation Shit-Faced Shakespeare Tickets
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City residents flock to Edinburgh’s Christmas as footfall soars and more EH postcode holders than ever enjoy their 20% discount!

8th Jan 2020

Footfall up 4.85% as 2,631,154 people enjoyed the Christmas Market in East Princes Street Gardens  More locals than ever used their 20% EH postcode discount, buying 196,656 tickets: a 23.9% increase on the same events in 2018. Brand-new free event Community Christmas brought festive cheer
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Tens of Thousands choose to Be Together for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the most spectacular New Year street party in the world.

1st Jan 2020

Tens of Thousands choose to Be Together for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the most spectacular New Year street party in the world. A sold-out crowd of 75,000 gathered in Edinburgh’s city centre for a magical night of celebration. Midnight
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New details revealed for the iconic opening of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the Torchlight Procession in partnership with VisitScotland

6th Dec 2019

New details revealed for the iconic opening of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the Torchlight Procession in partnership with VisitScotland And there's a hand, my trusty fiere! And gie's a hand o' thine! - Auld Lang Syne Thousands of
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2019 was the year that Santa flew up the Royal Mile in his sleigh!!

17th Nov 2019

Light Night this year was a Santa spectacular, wowing all the elves and Edinburghers on the Royal Mile as he sprinkled festive spirit and switched on the city’s Christmas lights.   The beautiful Christmas Market enjoyed the busiest
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SAMA Award-winner VanIves joins the line-up for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay’s Street Party

12th Nov 2019

SAMA Award-winner VanIves joins the line-up for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay’s Street Party. Catching people’s eyes from the moment they quirkily launched themselves onto the scene in 2018 in a TEDx appearance rather than a gig, the
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Rudimental DJ and Mungo’s Hi Fi confirmed to join Mark Ronson and guests completing Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in the Gardens line up

1st Nov 2019

Rudimental DJ and Mungo’s Hi Fi confirmed to join Mark Ronson and guests completing Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in the Gardens line up.  Rudimental DJ, one of the UK’s biggest and most innovative dance pop
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City’s hugely popular annual Christmas celebration returns for 2019.

16th Oct 2019

POPULAR CHRISTMAS. Return of the hugely popular Edinburgh’s Christmas to which an estimated 288,000 locals came from Edinburgh and the Lothians in 2018/19.  POPULAR CHRISTMAS. The 20% discount for EH residents returns, with over 186,000 tickets snapped up in 2018/19 (31% up on 2017).
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Be daring, be inspired, be entertained, be ambitious, be a part of it, be here, BE TOGETHER!

8th Oct 2019

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay programme announced with warm invitation to friends old and new to come together to celebrate in the home of Hogmanay  On behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council, and in partnership with the Scottish Government,
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Underbelly shares annual report on Scotland’s world-renowned Winter Festivals – Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

1st Oct 2019

Today Underbelly reveals the results of its sixth Edinburgh’s Christmas and second Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in an annual report covering the programmes, audience statistics, the results of engagement projects, event developments, employment, community benefits, sustainability, funding,
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