The Tattoo appoints new CEO

Preview Night On Sale Soon!

As preparations for the spectacular return of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo continue, we've pledged to ensure the cultural attraction can be enjoyed by all and have announced our half-price Preview Night tickets will go on sale from 10am on Thursday, 30th June.

The Highland Divas will take our audience on a thrilling musical journey this year

Crowds at this year’s Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo are set to be taken on a thrilling Scottish musical journey by one of New York’s leading vocal groups at the 2022 showcase, Voices.

Excited to announce Innis & Gunn as headline sponsor

Partnership with Innis & Gunn will offer attendees their first ever opportunity to enjoy an award-winning Scottish beer alongside the Show, as we make our highly anticipated return this August

Banda Monumental De Mexico set to spread their wings in honour of The Queen's Jubilee at this year's Show

Banda Monumental de Mexico, will be taking over the iconic Edinburgh Castle Esplanade when they return with another show-stopping performance ‘Mexico Celebrates Life’ at our VOICES Show in August. To mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, part of their performance will be dedicated to Her Majesty and Duke of Edinburgh with a special Monarch butterfly wing costume created in her honour.

Banda Monumental de Mexico set to wow with ‘Day of the Dead’ makeup

Banda Monumental de Mexico is back and set to light up the stage with dramatic new ‘Day of the Dead’ vision at at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Connection Through Voices

International performers from Mexico, The United States, Switzerland, and New Zealand confirmed for our 2022 production "Voices".

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo appoints former NATO commander to it's board

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has appointed Lieutenant General (Retired) Giles Hill CB CBE to its Board of Directors.

A 'Top Secret' surprise for 2022

Following a week of classified activity, we're excited to announce that The Top Secret Drum Corps are set to return to the Castle Esplanade this summer!

Bringing you the best for 2022

We have underlined our commitment to return with a bang this year by appointing one of the world’s leading event production specialists.

United in support of Ukraine

We are proud to support the Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain as they collect aid donations for the people of Ukraine during this unprecedented time. Our offices at 1 Cockburn Street have been volunteered as a donation hub for the Ukraine Emergency Appeal.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo stands with Ukraine

What does it take to be a Tattoo dancer?

Heartbeat pounding in your ears, hairs standing on end and the distant echoing cheers of over 8,000 live spectators ringing in your ears. Familiar sensations to those that have performed at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.