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Edinburgh Cocktail Week returns this month between Monday the 11th to Sunday the 24th of October.

This year it has been extended to two full weeks, including a flagship Cocktail Village at Festival Square. With an Edinburgh Cocktail Week wristband, you can enjoy £4 Signature Cocktails at 100 of Edinburgh’s finest cocktail bars and at the biggest ever Cocktail Village at Festival Square which is packed with 20 pop-up bars, live music, entertainment, and an amazing selection of tasty street food. This year sees the biggest festival yet, with 100 of the city’s finest cocktails bars taking part in Edinburgh Cocktail Week 2021. Each bar has collaborated with a premium spirit brand to create a special Signature Cocktail which you can enjoy exclusively for just £4 each when you show your ECW wristband.

Edinburgh Cocktail Week 2021

Confirmed bars include

Tigerlily, Harvey Nichols, The Printing Press, Candy Bar, Tonic, Cold Town House, The Barologist, Insomnia, NQ64, Dishoom, The Raging Bull, 4042, Juniper, Le Monde, SKYbar, Rooftop 51 and The Raeburn.

Between visiting bars and the Cocktail Village, they have an exciting two-week programme of ticketed events and experiences for you to enjoy across the city. This year’s programme includes: Cocktail Crazy Golf at Fore Play, Classic Movies & Champagne Cocktails at the opulent Scotsman Picturehouse, Cocktail Cruises along Union Canal, Cocktail Afternoon Tea at The Waldorf Astoria, Ginnasium Gin Tastings at One Square, The Essence House Masterclasses, a Champagne Masterclass at the Nor’ Loft Rooftop Lounge, and many more!

Please note: A Vaccine Passport, or Letter of Medical Exemption, is required to enter the Cocktail Village but is not required to enter any of the 100 participating bars around the city.

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