Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship

Come along to Ross Band Stand on 23rd June for the 7th Edinburgh Pipe Band Championships and enjoy a day of Scottish music and culture for free!

Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship

About Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship

This is the 7th Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship, and for the third year will be staged in the Ross Bandstand in Princes Street Gardens. There will be 42 performances from pipe bands across the world, including Canada, USA, and Australia.

The event starts at 10am and culminates with a parade of all bands through Princes Street Gardens for a finale and presentation of prizes in the band Stand at 5.30pm.

This is a free event being run in the heart of Princes Street and is suitable for all.

Come and see and hear some of the best pipe bands in the World and enjoy a day of Scottish music and culture all for free.

Ross Band Stand, Princes Street Gardens EH2 2HG

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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