Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

French Market & Friends

A market featuring French and continental market traders, which is filled with continental food, fashion and objets d’art. Organised by Savoir Fayre Ltd.

French Montana

Hip hop and rap by Moroccan-born Karim Kharbouch.

Fresh Beats

Craig Guild hits the charts, Ray Woods brings the R&B and hip hop while Nicola helps you realise your karaoke dreams.

Fresh Pots

Covers band playing the like of Bryan Adams, Arctic Monkeys, Prince and Blink 182.


Electronic indie five piece.

Freya North

The novelist talks about her books, which explore the wonders of daily life.

A Friday Affair

Weekly club night with DJs playing hip hop, R&B, chart and commercial house.

The Friday Fix

A regular night of comedy fun, with up-and-comers and expert types, followed by a storming band to end the night and start the weekend.

Friday Night Improv

Improv night.

The Friday Night Whoopee

Band nights hosted by the Secret Showcase.

The Friday Show

Friday night sparkles with the promise of comedy in a basement, courtesy of those good folk at The Stand. Hurrah!

The Friday Show

Fridays are awesome. So is comedy. The Stand has considered both these things.

The Friday Show

Celebrate the end of the working week with some of the finest comedy talent around.

Fridays At DNA

The best in commercial house music.

Friday's Covered

Covers and tribute acts every weekend.

Fridge Magnets

Blend of electro pop and post-punk guitars which sounds, according to Vic Galloway, 'kind of like New Order if they were from Glasgow'.

Friend Within

House DJ and producer with releases on Dirtybird and PETS who has remixed for both Fenech-Soler and Mausi.

Friends of Duff House Spring Talks

The Friends of Duff House present their annual series of spring talks.

The FriendZone

A night for those looking to take their friend group off the Facebook and into the real world. There are plenty of icebreakers and games to get the conversation flowing.


The Finnish-Norwegian band plays folk music with elements of American bluegrass.

Frightened Rabbit

Folk infused indie rockers from Selkirk sweeping all before them.

The Fringe Fair

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society An opportunity to meet key organisations such as funders, arts councils, training providers and agencies. Taking the format of a career fair, you can browse from table to table gathering the knowledge and advice you need.

Fringe Festivals Around the World

World Festival Network A once-a-year chance to meet and hear from national and international Fringe Festival Producers. Join the discussion and get the insights, hear why they're important and how they differ. Ask a question on how you could take part and tour to more destinations. Past Fringes include San Diego…

Fringe Guide to Running a Venue

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society Managing a venue at the Fringe can be a hugely rewarding experience, but is also a mammoth undertaking for all involved. You may be intending to take over an existing space and using it to create a makeshift theatre or maybe you already manage your own year round space. This table…

Fringe Schools Poster Exhibition

One of the longest-running arts outreach projects in Scotland, witness the vibrant world of the Festival Fringe through the eyes of Scottish schoolchildren at this free exhibition of entries to this year's Fringe Schools Poster Competition.

Frinton Festival

A classical music festival featuring the likes of Barbican Piano Trio, Gut Feeling, and a Come and Sing evenson.

Frisky Friday

Main room anthems and chart music from DJ Ross Henderson.

Frnkiero and the Cellabration

First headline tour from Frnkiero and the Cellabration, promoting album Stomachaches.


Ram jam session of 90s-inspired hip hop and classic R&B hosted by Silky Froback Slim.

The Frog and Bucket Comedy Club

Night of stand-ups showing off their skills.

The Frog And The Princess

  • Directed by: Rene Baker

Join the Frog and the Princess in an emotional journey as they discover that, deep down, they are not so very different after all. A poignant re-telling of the Grimm fairy tale, directed and designed by Rene Baker. For ages 4–8.

Frogbelly and Symphony

The band mix progressive rock, urban poetry, folk and experimental segues.

From Day One

Alt.rock three piece from London.

From Death to Death and Other Small Tales

From Death to Death and Other Small Tales brings together works from the D.Daskalopoulos Collection, one of the most important private collections of modern and contemporary art, with major works from the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. This innovative exhibition comprises approximately 130 works and creates a…

From Musk 'til Morn

High energy funk rock.

From Paris with Love

Prog rock from South Wales, with influences from Coheed & Cambria, Emarosa and LetLive.

From The Storm

Rock quartet from southside of Glasgow.

Frome Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival

Blues festival headlined by Martin Turner (ex Wishbone Ash). Other acts appearing include Corky Laing, Albany Down, Red Butler and the Luke Doherty Band.

The Front Bottoms

Delightfully named indie-folk-punk duo from New Jersey.

Front Country

Five-piece American bluegrass outfit.

Front Row Centre

A chic ol' night of entertainment, DJs and more.

Frontera Festival

Chile's largest music festival hits London with a host of Latin America's biggest stars and some local pals to celebrate Latin American music.

Frontier Ruckus

Folk rock quartet from Michigan.

Frozen by Sight

A collaboration between Paul Smith and Peter Brewis – of Field Music and Maximo Park, respectively – based on the travelogues of Smith.


Dreamy indie pop from the Brighton trio.

The Fruitmarket Gallery Book Club

Informal Sunday morning reading group, where you can discuss the month's chosen book over coffee and brunch.

Fu Manchu

Hairy stoner rock heavyweights from California.


Traditional Gaelic music from Ellen MacDonald, Ceitlin LR Smith and Morvyn Menzies.

Fuck Art, Let's Dance

German indie-electro quartet.