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Ceilidh Culture Street Fair: 18 - 21 April

Grassmarket, Edinburgh


Hand Up Media had a busy week relocating Ceilidh Culture Street Fair to Grassmarket! We are delighted to be on this incredible space steeped in history as well independent shops, cafes and bars with visitors and tourists over Easter we will be providing them a wealth of beautiful Scottish arts, crafts, food and drink but also live acoustic music all weekend! We have teamed up with Record Store Day through Avalanche Records so this will be a hugely busy day on Saturday 19th and throughout weekend will be running an Easter Egg trail for children of all ages around Greater Grassmarket.

Fair Trade on the Fringe: 9 - 17 August

Edinburgh City Centre

Fair Trade on the Fringe, a well established international platform for fair trade, ethical gifts from across the globe as well local gifts. Held in a marquee, Fair Trade on the Fringe will again bring together the best of fair trade gifts, foods and drinks, crafts, fashion, jewellery as well street performers and live music.

Products included from from Kenya, Malawi, Zambia, India, Brazil, Peru, Ghana and many other countries across the world. This event supports producers of these products where every penny makes a difference.

The Fair is free to enter and is open from Saturday 9th August until Sunday 17th August between 10am and 6pm daily.

What a few of our exhibitors have said following our previous Christmas events

I'm happy to be part of your events- always so well organised and such a nice bunch of folks. Louise, Eclectic Shock
Thanks so much for everything Tania. The fair was lovely and so well organised". Jac, The New Earth Works
Hi Tania - thanks so much for organising another super event! It all went so well and the girls had a great time. Alison, Earth Squared
Thank you for organising a good event, its lovely to be involved again and hang out with such great people! I’m hoping to have forged a few new business relationships too, I’ll keep you posted there.:) Jean, Cherrididi
We wanted to thank you for a wonderful few weeks in Edinburgh this year. Your positive energy makes such a difference and we thoroughly enjoy your well organised events. Philippa, Firesticks
Our thanks are due to you – as I have said before; THE nicest event organisers ever. Eli, Ladywell Designs

If your business/organisation is interested in exhibiting at any of the above events, please get in touch. If you are interested in areas of our work, perhaps interested in volunteering then please also be in touch as our events are exciting, high profile and rewarding.

We also assist organisations with events, including the Edinburgh World Justice Festival in 2007, The West End Fair summer 2008 & assisting T in the Park with "Healthy T", an area supported by the Scottish Government that promotes healthy living in positive and inspiring ways through food, dance, therapies.