The Yule Blog

10 days and 10 things to do before Christmas!

15th December 2016

There are just 10 days until Christmas day! With that in mind, we've put together some ideas about how to spend your time in Edinburgh until then! Don't forget we're open until 7 January, so plenty of time to enjoy our fabulous... Read more

Guest blog: Lothian Buses on Edinburgh’s Christmas

7th December 2016

We spoke to our travel partners at Lothian Buses, who offered us their Edinburgh Christmas Top Tips... It’s fair to say that Lothian Buses loves Christmas with its gold Santa bus out and about across the city and its best... Read more

The Scottish Market

30th November 2016

Our Scottish Market in West George St is a winter showcase of some of the best craft, food and drink that Scotland has to offer. The treats available include goods from Balmoral Cashmere, Amor Cashmere & Tweed, M & N... Read more

Edinburgh’s Christmas busier than ever before!

30th November 2016

Two weeks into Edinburgh’s Christmas, the city’s 6 week long winter festival, figures demonstrate the event is even more popular than ever! 485,000 people have already been welcomed to our East Princes St Gardens site which includes Santa Land, the... Read more

Plan the perfect day or night out with Edinburgh’s Christmas!

29th November 2016

Our new trailer has arrived for Edinburgh's Christmas 2016! Whether you're planning the perfect day out with friends or family, or warming up with entertainment, rides and a hot toddy or two in the evening, there's something for everyone to... Read more

Light Night introduces the Street of Light with a bang!

20th November 2016

Thanks to over 12,500 people who joined us for this years Light Night celebrations in the west end of George Street, to launch the Street of Light and introduce our festivities with a bang! Callum Skinner, local Olympian, switched on... Read more

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