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Laughing Horse Free Festival Venue
Bar 50

Fringe Venue 151 - Click here for map

Within SafeStay Edinburgh Hostel, 50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1NE  / 0131 524 1989

Food  Accessible  Wifi  Licensed
Open from 08:00 to 01:00
All ages until 10pm, then 18+ only

Located within the five-star Safestay Hostel, Bar 50 serves an eclectic mix of spirits and beers, along with tasty locally sourced food. The menu has dishes for everyone, from stone baked pizza’s to veggie chilli burritos and chicken Caesar salad. There’s pool tables, comfy couches and an outdoor heated smoking area.

Shows at Bar 50
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Shows sorted by Venue Room
The Alcove 

Comedian's guide to Autism - Rice Krispies with Ketchup COMEDY 
AUG 20-28 at 23:00 (60 min) - Free 
A Comedian's guide to Autism - Rice Krispies with Ketchup. Kirk Smith is the father of a 17 year old severely autistic son. This show is a glimpse into his world and touches all all of Kirk's carrie...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Erich McElroy’s (US) Electile Dysfunction COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 13:20 (60 min) - FREE TICKETED 
It’s not hard to be President, but it is hard to understand the most dysfunctional presidential election ever. Erich’s got the stars, the stripes and the spunk to explain it. American-born, but now Br...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Knock Knock COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 15:30 (60 min) - Free 
“Knock Knock” is the debut solo show by stand up comic Damian Kingsley. It’s about his life unravelling last year when he broke up with his fiancé, then lost his job and home. Luckily, he had the safe...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Laugh Train Home Comedy Showcase COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free 
In its fourth year, the best comics of the Fringe are brought together for this premier comedy showcase. Every night features different four/five-star comics, making it the best guide for who to see i...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Lies. All Lies. THEATRE 
AUG 4-19 at 23:00 (60 min) - Free 
A quirky piece of workshopped theatre, which dabbles in the art of denial and deceit. Unique characters, each with their own story to tell, find themselves united in more ways than one, as separate jo...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Phil Mann: Nothingism COMEDY 
AUG 5-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23-27 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
A bad new craze is sweeping the nation: Nothingism. Hot off the heels of "anything can be art," is "nothing can be art." If you liked "too cool for school," you'll love "too cool for literally anythin...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

robyn perkins [IS A] work in progress COMEDY 
AUG 4-25, 27-28 at 14:35 (40 min) - Free 
**RECOMMENDED SHOW BY FRINGEREVIEW** Robyn Perkins, **** (ThreeWeeks), is the only American to become an English Comedian of the Year finalist. This American gone British delivers her debut show, boun...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Sarah Bennetto: I Love You All And I Mean That Sincerely.  COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-21, 23-27 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
This is the true story of an 86-year-old American art gallery curator called Forrest Fenn. Three years ago, he hid a bronze chest containing $3 million in gold and treasure somewhere in the Rocky Moun...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Superhero Secret Origins : SPECIAL EDITION COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 20:30 (60 min) - Free 
It’s back! The interactive comic book knowledge bomb. Part stand-up, part lecture, part madness, all superhero. Learn things you never thought you didn't know about our favourite comic book heroes. '...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Tiny Horse Comedy COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-28 at 21:45 (60 min) - Free 
Tiny Horse Comedy. Is anything funnier than a tiny horse? Yes - these daily line-ups! Spend an hour of your life with a handful of wildly different comedy acts, all seamlessly linked by a handful of b...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

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