Skip to main content

🥁 Apply to have your group to walk in the parade on 15th June 2024

Friday, 26 April '24   1 day
Lauriston Castle, 2 Cramond Road South, Edinburgh, EH4 6AD


Parade Application

The Gala Parade is open to children's organisations local to Davidson's Mains.

  • 15th June 11:00 am - Parade participants will meet on The Green, Davidson's Mains.
  • 15th June 11:30 - The parade starts on The Green, proceeds along Main Street turning right on Cramond Road South, finishing within the grounds of Lauriston Castle.
  • All parade participants will then line up on 2 sides creating a walkway up to the stage for the Gala Court.
  • The application period closes Friday 26th April at 5:00 pm
  • Applicants will be notified by Friday 10th May if their application has been successful.

IMPORTANT: Participation in the Gala Day parade is free, however, all participants must pay to enter the Gala and wear a wristband.

Wristbands cost £2 each and MUST be purchased in advance. Ticket details can be found on the Gala website at


Group Application | Local Group Parade Participation

Available until Fri 26 Apr 5pm
This is a group booking. We DO NOT need to know on this page how many participants you will have. If you are the main contact for multiple subgroups within an organisation such as the Scouts, you may list all your groups on an upcoming page. You would only complete separate applications if you would like to register different contact people for each group.It is free to be in the parade, however, all participants are required to pay the £2 entry fee. Visit the Gala website for details.


Lauriston Castle
2 Cramond Road South