The Biggest Concerts in Edinburgh this Summer

Edinburgh Summer Concerts 2024

If you’re planning a trip to Edinburgh this summer, we’ve got good news! There are some fantastic Edinburgh summer concerts on the agenda. And of course, there’s the summer festivals too. So, here are some of the biggest names coming to Edinburgh this summer…


Edinburgh Castle, 5th July 2024

Madness are heading to Edinburgh for some madness on this July and will be performing at Edinburgh Castle. C’est La Vie is their summer tour this 2024. Book your tickets today to come and enjoy what is said to be a ‘bonkers big tour!’ Tickets and information.


Edinburgh Castle, 9th July

JLS will be hitting the stage at Edinburgh Castle this July for their Summer Hits Tour. Book your tickets and come along and see Aston, Marvin, Ortise and JB in action at this iconic venue. Tickets and information.

Manic Street Preachers and Suede

Edinburgh Castle, 10th July

The Manic Street Preachers and Suede have joined forces in a massive co-headline tour which will see them belting out their numbers surrounded by the history of Edinburgh Castle. To get your place in this amazing gig book tickets today!

The National

Edinburgh Castle, 11th July 2024

One of the world’s biggest American indie rock bands The National will be headlining the stage at Edinburgh Castle this July. Book tickets today and enjoy a night of atmosphere and rock in Edinburgh!


Edinburgh Castle, 12th July

Described as a ‘powerhouse of contemporary Scottish music’ Skippinish will be heading down from the Scottish Highlands and Islands to perform in the capital this July. Book your tickets today and enjoy an enthralling night of toe-tapping, Celtic music in the heart of Scotland.


O2 Academy, 1st August

Performing a very special one-off show this iconic band will be playing at the O2 Academy. Celebrating 20 years since the best selling platinum album ‘Hopes and Fears’ you can come along and indulge in their iconic hits such as ‘Somewhere We Only Know’ and ‘Everybody’s Changing’. Book your tickets today and join this iconic gig!

Ocean Colour Scene

Royal Highland Centre, 17th August

The iconic 90’s indie rock Ocean Colour Scene are playing at the Royal Highland Centre this August. Specil guests include The View, Embrace, The Alabama 3, Reverend And The Makers, and Republica. Book your tickets today so as not to disappoint!

Summer accommodation in Edinburgh

Why not book your stay in one of Parliament House Hotel’s spacious hotel rooms today? You’ll be close to all the best Edinburgh summer concerts venues. Just a short walk from the action at the Castle Esplanade, and only a bus trip away from the Royal Highland Centre!