The Fringe Society wants to improve how the Fringe engages with schools in Edinburgh and across Scotland.

We are now entering a period of consultation with teachers, young people, creative learning organisers & performers to explore how this can best be done. This means the Schools Poster Competition will not be running for the foreseeable future. To contribute to the consultation please contact us on

Bring your class to the Fringe

Thinking of bringing your class to the Fringe? Tickets go on sale in early 2019! Have a look at our booking advice for teachers for some helpful tips

Teaching resources

Stuck wondering what the Fringe is and how to explain it to your class? Check out our video explaining all about the world’s greatest art festival in two minutes!