Scot:Lands Sold Out

1pm-5pm Sun 1st Jan 2017 – Sun 1st Jan 2017 Edinburgh’s Old Town SOLD OUT

Our festival within a festival fashioned and curated by some of Scotland’s most innovative artists and arts organisations

What’s It All About

On the first day of 2017, thousands joined us on an adventurous journey across Edinburgh’s Old Town, discovering the unique landscape of Scot:Lands with the very best in music, art and theatre, created and curated by Scotland’s most innovative artists and musicians.

Curators from this year’s event included; Wigtown Book Festival, Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland, Flint & Pitch, A Kind of Seeing, St Magnus Festival, Active Events, Feis Rois, Neu! Reekie!, Scary Biscuits Promotions and PRIME.

Joining an impressive roll call of previous curators and artists; Insider Festival, An Lanntair, Heb Celt Fest, King Creosote, Cora Bisset, The Ceildh Place, Smallpetitklein, Dancebase, Woodend Barn, Chemikal Underground, Edinburgh International Film Festival, Curious Seed, Lau, Storytelling Festival and Rally & Broad

What To Expect

The all-important element of discovery returned this year as you were only allowed to visit lands that were allocated to you by chance!

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Important Info

  • Remember Scot:Lands is a maze of venues and you will have to walk between venues, so dress appropriately for the weather conditions
  • There is no age restriction to the Scot: Lands events, however parents are advised that not all content will be suitable for under 16s. Appropriate signage will be present where this applies
  • The Event Organiser reserves the right to search Ticket Holder’s bags and clothing for security reason
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