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The Edinburgh Festival Fringe (eften referred tae as simply The Fringe) is the warld's lairgest airts festival, that in 2016 spanned 25 days an featurt 50,266 performances o 3,269 shaws in 294 venues.[1]

Edinburgh Festival Fringe
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A street performer on the High Street in 2010
Genre Airts festival
Dates 2017: 4–28 August (exact dates vary ilk year)
Location(s) Edinburgh
Kintra Scotland
Years active 1947–present
Foondit 1947


  1. "About the Edinburgh Festival Fringe". The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society.