• Edinburgh Festivals attract over 3,000 events, 25,000 performers, 4.5 million attendances from 70 countries worldwide
  • Only the Olympics and the World Cup exceed the number of tickets sold for Edinburgh’s festival events
  • Edinburgh’s World Heritage site covers over 1.76 square miles and over 75% of all the buildings are listed – the highest concentration of listed buildings anywhere in the UK.
    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world
  • Screen Academy Scotland has been providing practical training to future generations wishing to enter the tv and film industry for over 30 years
  • Edinburgh is a hotspot for research and development within the creative and digital sectors. It provides opportunities through organisations such as Creative Informatics