The Tattoo appoints new CEO

A Scottish tipple for any occasion

On Tuesday, we celebrated the life and works of Robert Burns. The 18th Century Poet is famous for penning many well known verses that are still loved today, including Auld Lang Syne, Tam O’Shanter and Ae Fond Kiss.

The Tattoo unveils 'Voices' show theme as 2022 tickets go on sale

Tattoo show to represent the collective power and connection of voice on its return in 2022.

Tattoo tickets on sale 1 December 2021

Tickets for the 2022 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and our much-anticipated return will go on sale on 1 December 2021.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo ready to deliver performance in a new light

The Tattoo reveals a refreshed brand approach ahead of the Show’s return with senior hires, new creative direction, and increased investment

University of Edinburgh graduates in celebration to remember

Yesterday (Thursday 26 August), recent University of Edinburgh graduates celebrated their achievements at a unique event with the help of two city icons – Edinburgh Castle and The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo teams up with Edinburgh Festival friends

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo have teamed up with fellow Edinburgh Festivals for a #TattooTakeover social media campaign.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo announces cancellation

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo announces the cancellation of its 2021 Show. Our Chief Executive Buster Howes shares a full update.

2021 Show tickets on sale from 19 October

Tickets for our 2021 production are set to go on sale on Monday 19th October. This announcement comes as Michael Braithwaite is appointed as our new Creative Director, the first dedicated creative role in our history.

2020 charity donation and plans for 2021 on sale

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will donate £340,000 to military charities across the UK this year, as it also sets out its intention to go on sale for the 2021 Show.

Presenting the 2020 Tattoo Finale

As today (Saturday 29th August) would have marked the final weekend of our 2020 spectacular, we wanted to celebrate in the only way we know how.

Meet the team behind the scenes of the Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo graces the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle each August, but have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes? We welcome you to find out more about the people who make the magic happen.

Exciting new launch night footage

Today, on Friday 7th August 2020, we mark what would have been this year’s official opening night of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.