The Yule Blog

Southside is full of festive treats to explore!

29th November 2019

New to Edinburgh’s Christmas this year is the Southside of East Princes Street Gardens, where there are some very special festive treats to be found… With street food, family friendly rides, market stalls and one of our... Read more

2019 was the year that Santa flew up the Royal Mile in his sleigh!!

17th November 2019

2019 was the year that Santa flew up the Royal Mile in his sleigh!! 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... Read more

Updated Underbelly statement on Edinburgh’s Christmas

14th November 2019

We look forward to the enquiry that Councillor McVey has asked for and to contributing fully to the reasons why we are in the position we are now in. Our previous planning permission ran for 4 years but expired in... 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

Underbelly shares annual report on Scotland’s world-renowned Winter Festivals – Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

1st October 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,... Read more

Underbelly raises over £29,000 at Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in support of OneCity Trust.

23rd May 2019

Underbelly and Danny MacAskill’s Drop and Roll to stage Fringe gala for OneCity Trust. Residents of Edinburgh and its visitors raised £29,284 at Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay from tickets sold for the famous... 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

Lighting the lives of Edinburgh locals with your ticket to Silent Light

14th December 2018

Unless you’ve been living under a rock this Christmas season, you’ll know that our brand-new attraction for 2018, Silent Light, has been a hit at Edinburgh’s Christmas. This Christmas, we invited the team behind the... Read more