Synopsis

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo retuned to the iconic Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle in 2017 for its 68th season, celebrating this year’s theme, Splash of Tartan. With a stellar international line-up, the 2017 Tattoo welcomed a cast of more than 1,200 performers from all points of the compass, including over 250 pipers and drummers, five United Kingdom military bands, a first-time performance from Japan and plenty of other surprises along the way. Bringing people together from all over the world, join us on October 28 for this spectacular showcase of musical tradition, as we celebrate the 68th Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo!