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Collecting Your Tickets / Box Office Opening Hours
You can collect tickets from box offices at each Assembly venue, or from box offices at Underbelly, Gilded Balloon, Pleasance or Fringe box offices.
George Square Garden
Opening times: 1-27 August open from 10am onwards. Closes 10 minutes after the start of the last performance
Opening times: 1-27 August opens from 10am, 2 hours before shows start. Closes 10 minutes after the start of the last performance.
Opening times: 2-26 August opens from 10am. Closes 10 minutes after the start of the last performance.
Opening times: 1-27 August opens from 10am. Closes 10 minutes after the start of the last performance.
Opening times: 1-27 August opens from 12pm. Closes 10 minutes after the start of the last performance.
Assembly has 5 venues dotted across Edinburgh during the fringe, each with a number of performance spaces. Edinburgh can be confusing in August so make sure to familiarise yourself with our handy venue map. There are box offices at each venue from which you can collect tickets for Assembly, Underbelly, Gilded Balloon or Pleasance shows. Assembly George Square and Assembly Rooms on George Street have a number of independent catering vendors and all our venues have fully stocked bars, you are allowed to bring drinks purchased from these bars into shows and performances. Due to licencing laws, U18’s are not allowed within our venues after 10pm unless they are seeing a show.
All of our Venue bars are free to enter.
Accessibility information about our venues including wheelchair access, induction loops and assisted performances can be found here.
Children under the age of 18 months do not require a ticket to access shows, please be aware that for some shows there is an age restriction due to content. Under 18’s cannot be on site after 9pm due to licensing laws unless they hold a valid ticket to see a show that night.