- 10:00 - 16:30
The Festival opens on Saturday 7 May with a day of FREE pop-up performances and arts activities for families in the beautiful setting of the National Museum of Scotland on Chambers Street. Drop-in activities will include walk about characters, dance perfromances, musical explorations, hands-on activities and more!
This year, the programme also features a New Stories strand supported by the Year of Stories 2022 Community Stories Fund and new commissions in partnership with Merchant City Festival, National Museum of Scotland and Platform.
This project is supported by the UK Government to enhance the Edinburgh Festivals' digital capabilities and by the Year of Stories 2022 Community Stories Fund.