BECOME A FREE FESTIVAL VENUE
Free Festival has been running since 2004, and has
grown to one of the largest parts of the annual arts
extravaganza that is the Edinburgh Fringe.
We are always looking out for venues to add to our
existing spaces, whether you are a completely
new venue to the Edinburgh Fringe, an
existing venue that would like to become part of the
Free Festival, or a promoter already running
free shows that would like your shows included in
benefits of running free shows at your venue in
Edinburgh include a large increase in footfall and
sales over the festival period, along with a huge
increased awareness of your venue and services
through the press, publicity and media attention
associated with both the Free Festival and the
Free Festival is professionally managed by Arts
organisation Laughing Horse, who manage and run
venues, and produce shows at festivals
internationally in Edinburgh, London, Brighton,
Melbourne, Adelaide and Los Angeles.
work with venues large and small, in Edinburgh our
largest venue has six separate performance spaces
and the smallest one - we successfully run festival
venues in bars, private clubs, nightclubs, hotels,
arts centres and theatres - and also use other
bespoke venues at festivals, including marquees,
tents and even a bus.
you would like to discuss what the Free Festival can
do for you, please contact Festival director Alex
email@example.com or 07768 584 881.