Planning your next Fringe? 2019 ticket dates announced

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For anyone who planning a summer 2019 holiday in Edinburgh, the Edinburgh Festivals are sure to feature highly on the list of attractions! And to help plan your Edinburgh trip, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe has revealed its schedule for early ticket sales.

The full Fringe programme will be launched on Wednesday 5 June 2019 but before that, Fringe fans keen to get organised will have numerous chances to book tickets in advance.

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Tickets for selected shows will go on sale every month in the first half of 2019, as follows:

  • Thursday 31 January 
  • Thursday 28 February
  • Thursday 21 March
  • Thursday 18 April
  • Thursday 16 May
  • Wednesday 5 June - full programme launch

As always, the Fringe (2-26 August 2019) will be packed with a huge and diverse range of arts and entertainment, including comedy, theatre, cabaret, dance, circus skills, live music, exhibitions, street performance and more.

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In 2018, the Fringe once again reached its biggest audience, with over 2.8 million tickets issued across more than 3500 shows during the three week run of the world's biggest arts festival.

Almost half of the tickets were taken by people from Edinburgh and the rest of Scotland, joined by culture fans from all over the world who made the trip to the Scottish capital.

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe runs from 2-26 August 2019. Tickets for selected events go on sale from January, with the full programme launched on Wednesday 5 June 2019.  

Find out more about the Festival, including links to programme and ticketing details. And visit our Planning pages for tips on creating your your trip to Edinburgh's Festivals.

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