Just Festival

The Just Festival events aim to challenge perceptions, celebrate differences and promote respectful dialogue.

Just Festival

About Just Festival

St John's Church Princes Street, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4BJ
01312256470
Just Festival Website
Follow justFestival on Twitter
Facebook information can be found here

Just Festival events aim to challenge perceptions, celebrate differences and promote respectful dialogue. The conversations, talks, exhibitions and performances which constitute Just’s annual programme are designed to engage with topical local, national and international questions of social justice, equality and identity, including prejudice against race, ethnicity, class and economic status. Just explores these issues by creating safe spaces for dialogue and exchange between affected groups and individuals, invited experts, practitioners, community based organisations, socially conscious performing arts groups and the general public. This multi-dimensional, multi-stakeholder approach encourages creative engagement with important societal questions from a variety of angles and perspectives with the aim of reducing religious, political and social intolerance.

In addition to the annual August festival, we plan to programme regular monthly events, including 'PhD in an Hour', 'Death Cafes', 'Science, Faith and Society' conversations and 'Conscious Film Screenings' to be hosted in partnership with Scotland-based charities, institutions and community representatives. Just Festivals will strengthen its presence and visibility in Scotland and increase its impact on individuals and communities participating in and contributing to its activities through collaborative projects with arts, charitable, and community organisations.

All information (whether in text or photographs) is supplied in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact. We take every opportunity to ensure the details for Just Festival are accurate, please contact us at hello[@]whatsonnetwork.co.uk if any of the above information is incorrect.

Upcoming Events at Just Festival

More Festivals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh International Book Festival Online

Edinburgh International Book Festival Online

5A Charlotte Square, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4DR

The Edinburgh International Book Festival began in 1983 and is now a key event in the August Festival season but this year due to COVID-19 it will be presented online.
Read more

Edinburgh Science Festival

Edinburgh Science Festival

, Various Locations Edinburgh

Edinburgh Science Festival is an educational charity that aims to inspire all ages and backgrounds.
Read more

Edinburgh Horror Festival

Edinburgh Horror Festival

, Various Locations Edinburgh

The Edinburgh Horror Festival, or EHF as all the cool kids call it, is a multi-art-form event and one of the most popular Hallowe'en events in Edinburgh.
Read more

Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries

Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries

NA NA, NA NA

The Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries returns on 24th to 26th November.
Read more

Edinburgh International Film Festival

Edinburgh International Film Festival

88 Lothian Road, Edinburgh West EH3 9BZ

Edinburgh International Film Festival is renowned for discovering & promoting the very best in international cinema.
Read more

Syn Festival Edinburgh

Syn Festival Edinburgh

, Various Locations in Edinburgh

Join us for a multi-art festival of visual and performing arts, including photography, art installations, painting, theatre, short films, live music and dance!
Read more

Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh

Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh

Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh , Various Locations Edinburgh

Take One Action Film festival returns to Edinburgh between the 18th and 29th September, to celebrate the people and the films that are changing the world!
Read more

Edinburgh Art Festival

Edinburgh Art Festival

Edinburgh Art Festival , Various Locations Edinburgh

Due to COVID-19, Edinburgh Art Festival launch a series of artist responses to mark the intended dates of their 2020 edition.
Read more

Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians

Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians

NA NA, NA NA

Luminate: Scotland's creative ageing festival celebrating creativity as we age.
Read more

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

NA NA, Various Locations Edinburgh NA

Set up in 1978, Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival now presents high quality musicians from all over the world.
Read more

All Festivals listings in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

At The Drive In: Edinburgh
@TheDriveIn is a fully loaded drive in cinema experience that is bringing a whole host of drive in activities to Edinburgh in August!
EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies
Edinburgh International Film Festival and Unique Events have teamed up with Edinburgh Airport to produce a new monthly event for cinema fans throughout the rest of 2020!
William Shatner and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Set your phasers to fun! Prepare to be beamed up for an unforgettable night with the original ‘Captain James T. Kirk’, award-winning actor William Shatner.
Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series
The lights of the Festival City burn bright in a spectacular celebration of artists, audiences and Edinburgh’s enduring spirit.
Edinburgh Zoo After Hours
This summer, Edinburgh Zoo is opening the zoo gates after hours, giving you more opportunity to see your favourite animals!

Popular Venues

Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland Traverse Theatre