Princes Street Gardens
An important part of many cultural events that happen in the city throughout the year, the gardens that flank the southern side of Princes Street are a pleasant green space in the heart of the city. The Festival Fringe, Jazz Festival and Hogmanay celebrations all stage events in the gardens, usually incorporating the Ross Bandstand.
Edinburgh Festival Carnival
Music, Dance, Costumes, and Street Entertainment in all shapes, sizes, and sounds on Princes Street and in Princes Street Gardens. Performers converge on Edinburgh from Trinidad, China, Martinique, Holland, France, Cuba as well as from Edinburgh. It's Vibrant, It's Fun and It's Free, Thanks to City of Edinburgh Council!
Reviews & features
The best parks and green spaces in Edinburgh16 Feb 2011
Extinct volcanoes, hidden gardens and urban parks in the capital
Edinburgh is a capital blessed with an abundance of green spaces, from extinct volcanoes to hidden gardens – all ideal spots to take time out and recharge your batteries
Sugarbeat in the Gardens2 Jul 2007
HOUSE/BREAKS (Image: Utah Saints) When SugarBeat started in Leeds in 2000, it wasn’t intended as any sort of major new career move for the sometime Utah Saints partnership of Jez Willis and Tim Garbutt. The duo, who were described as ‘the first…