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Updated Underbelly statement on Edinburgh’s Christmas

13th November 2019

We appreciate the images of the build period have not been aesthetically pleasing but we can assure that the end result will be an event which both befits the environment and is sympathetic to it, as has... Read more

City’s hugely popular annual Christmas celebration returns for 2019.

16th October 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). ... Read more

More locals than ever before flocked to enjoy Edinburgh’s Christmas!

15th January 2019

More locals than ever before flocked to enjoy Edinburgh’s Christmas with their 20% discount and Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018 raised more money for charity than ever before donating a fantastic £44,000 to support Scottish charities! EH postcode holders snapped... Read more

An estimated 15,000 people enjoyed Light Night - the spectacular free community event which launched Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018

18th November 2018

On Sunday 18 November an estimated 15,000 people flocked to the city centre to join the Light Night celebrations which mark the official start of Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018! This free community event hosted by Forth One Breakfast Show’s Arlene... Read more

Get your Christmas groove on with Silent Light and let the festivities begin!

3rd October 2018

On behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council, Underbelly today announces the full programme for Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018. Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018 takes over the Scottish capital between 16 November and 5 January with the brand-new Silent Light headlining this year... Read more

The 12 facts of Edinburgh’s Christmas…

10th January 2017

We've had a record-breaking Edinburgh’s Christmas, and it's all thanks to you, our visitors! We're delighted to have put Edinburgh on the map for another festive season. Here are the twelve facts of Edinburgh&rsquo... Read more

Edinburgh’s Christmas Gifts for Tickets Campaign

2nd January 2017

Start the New Year with a treat for you, and a good deed for someone else, with our gifts for tickets campaign! From 3 – 5 January, we’ll be offering half price tickets on all of our shows, rides and... Read more

Merry Christmas Edinburgh!

26th December 2016

Merry Christmas Edinburgh! The countdown is over and we hope you had a wonderful Christmas day! We're open all the way up until 7 January for shows, markets, rides and attractions and more! View our Christmas opening times here. ... Read more