The Tattoo appoints new CEO

Rosey’s Story

Tattoo Dancer, Rosey Watt, will join our expert cast of Highland Dancers this summer. As planning for our 2023 Stories Show ramps up, we caught up with her to find out more about why she dances and how she is preparing ahead of August.

A shared passion for dance for mother and daughter

This Mother’s Day, mother and daughter Aileen Robertson and Eilidh McMillian share stories about their special time performing together at the iconic Edinburgh Castle Esplanade as part of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

Bringing you the most unique event venue in Edinburgh!

There is a lot to look forward to this summer. In addition to this year’s Tattoo Show, our unique venue at Edinburgh Castle will host a star-studded line-up! Our friends at Castle Concerts are bringing you musical performances from The Who, Rod Stewart and The Lumineers this July.

Innis & Gunn take home gold at the European Sponsorship Awards!

Our Presenting Partners, Innis & Gunn were awarded one of the top prizes at the prestigious European Sponsorship Awards held last night (9 March) at the Brewery in London, for their iconic sponsorship work at our Show.

Lance Bombardier Megan Beveridge

In 2016, Lance Bombardier Megan Beveridge made Tattoo history by becoming the first serving female soldier to perform as Lone Piper.

Nick and Cathy’s Tattoo Love Story

Nick and Cathy Geldard-Brütsch first met on a Tattoo performer bus in 2017. We’re delighted to share their story, from the first time they met at our Splash of Tartan Show, to August 2022 when the happy newlyweds joined our Tattoo team again.

Interview with a Tattoo Lone Piper

Imagine yourself standing high above Edinburgh’s skyline, the wind whistling around you whilst you wait with bated breath to begin your performance. The role of Tattoo Lone Piper is one that only few get to experience. We caught up with one of our 2022 Lone Pipers to find out more about it.

The Lone Piper

The Lone Piper has a significant role during our August Show. An iconic silhouette from the top of Edinburgh Castle, they mark the close of festivities and a moment to remember those that came before us.

Tattoo: modern meets tradition since 1950

Pairing military tradition with contemporary music, the Tattoo has something for everyone.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2022 Finale

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo returns to cinema screens in Australia and New Zealand in 2022

The Tattoo is set to be screened in more than 150 cinemas across Australia and New Zealand

Final weekend of the 2022 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has landed

Monarch butterfly inspired performers from Banda Monumental De México, part of this year’s Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo cast, landed at Ross Fountain in Princes Street Gardens today ahead of the final weekend of this year’s Show, Voices.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo announced first "Group Friday Ticket"

Special tickets available for family friendly show on final Friday.