The Yule Blog

24 Doors of Advent: locations announced!

17th November 2016

Our free event 24 Doors of Advent returns from 1 - 24 December, allowing you to peep behind usually closed doors throughout the city during advent! In 2016, working with Festival of Architecture and Royal Incorporation of Architects Scotland (RIAS),... Read more

Street of Light: meet the bands and choirs

8th November 2016

Now that tickets to the Street of Light are available to book, we're delighted to be able to tell you more about the Scottish bands and choirs whose music will be synchonised with the stunning canopy of thousands of lights. ... Read more

Five Guys Named Moe: Meet the Creative Team

24th October 2016

We spoke to Paulette Randall (Director/ Producer) Jason Pennycooke (Choreographer) Joseph Roberts (Musical Director) and Clarke Peters (Writer) all about their inspiration, plans and excitement around the new production of Five Guys Named Moe and why a Spiegeltent is the... Read more

Edinburgh’s Christmas Brochure: download an online version here!

20th October 2016

We're delighted to share an online version of our Edinburgh's Christmas brochure with you here, jam packed with all of the brilliant festive offerings for Edinburgh's Christmas, from 18 November - 7 January.... Read more

Morgan and West tell us all about their Christmas traditions!

10th October 2016

What do Morgan and West do to celebrate Christmas? After 364 days in each other's company, we leave each other alone to eat, sleep, see our loved ones and not think about magic tricks for a full, blissful, decoratively wrapped,... Read more

Scottish Event Awards: Edinburgh’s Christmas 2015 nominated for five awards!

5th October 2016

We're delighted to have been nominated for five awards at the Scottish Event Awards for Edinburgh's Christmas 2015: Virgin Money Street of Light - Large Event of the Year Virgin Money Street of Light - Cultural Event of the Year... Read more

Virgin Money Street of Light 2015: Scottish Thistle Awards Nomination

5th October 2016

We're delighted that the Virgin Money Street of Light 2015 has reached the regional finals at this year’s Scottish Thistle Awards. The Virgin Money Street of Light is nominated in the Best Cultural Event or Festival category for the Lothian... Read more

Olympic Gold Medallist Callum Skinner announced for Light Night Switch-On

4th October 2016

We're excited to reveal that Olympic gold medallist Callum Skinner will switch on Edinburgh's Christmas lights on 20 November as part of the Light Night celebrations. Callum said: '2016 has been an incredible year for me winning gold and silver in the... Read more