What is the Gilded Balloon and what do we do?

The Gilded Balloon is a year-round producer of comedy and events, but most renowned as one of top venues of the annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Teviot Row House becomes the Gilded Balloon’s home and festival hub during August; with 9 venue spaces, it houses over 100 shows per day from the pick of local and international performers.

What is the Edinburgh Fringe and when is it?

The Edinburgh Fringe is the largest International Arts Festival on Earth! Established in 1947, this open-access festival takes place over three and a half weeks every August, saturating the capital city of Scotland with a flurry of talent from all realms of the performing arts world, from comedy to theatre, dance to music and much more. With well over 3200 shows at the 2016 Fringe, this is a festival that truly caters for every entertainment need or desire! For this year’s Fringe dates or to find out more about the festival itself, visit www.edfringe.com

Is the Gilded Balloon wheelchair accessible?

Head over to our Accessibility information page to find out more

Who is eligible for Concession priced tickets?

Valid for those who are under 16 years, students, senior citizens (65+) or those living with a disability. Proof of status must be provided at the box office.

What is your babes in arms policy?

Unless stated on the individual show page. Most shows operate a policy of children 2 years and under do not require a ticket and are welcome in the venue. Our front of house team will make sure you are seated comfortably and in a seat with easy access out of the room incase you need to leave. Some shows do not allow children/babies in the room so please do check the individual show pages.