Welcome to the 2020 Fringe

The National Arts Festival Fringe, which runs from 25 June to 5 July 2020, is the largest platform for creative freedom and expression on the continent. Find out everything you need to know and do right here.


Applications are now open for the 2020 Fringe!
> Go through our brand-new Fringe guide
> Work out your budget with our Fringe calculator
> Fill in the application form for productions


 Applications to be part of the contemporary music line-up at the 2020 Fringe are now open.
> Read through the contemporary music guide
> Fill in the music application form 


Applications for film screenings are open. Deadline is 31 January 2020.
> Read the Fringe film guidelines
> Fill in the application form 

Visual Art

Applications for visual art exhibitions are open. Deadline is 31 January 2020.
> Download the Fringe visual art guidelines
> Fill in the exhibitions application form 

Independent Venues

To be included in the Festival programme, independent events and venues need to apply to the Fringe. Applications for independent venues are not yet open – we’ll be posting the details soon.


Producers and artists can fill in the optional addition marketing forms as soon as they have received their Fringe reference number. Tips and templates will be available from the Marketing Zone
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