Bosses of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe said they had issued an estimated 2,838,839 tickets by Monday afternoon.
Artists have highlighted a drop in the number of people carrying cash as an issue.
BELFAST actor/writer Michael Patrick brings his one-man play My Left Nut back to the MAC this week following awards success at the Edinburgh Fringe festival.
Customers around the city will be treated to a performance of To Eat Or Not To Eat.
THE chief executive of the company tasked with planning Derry’s year as City of Culture has been appointed head of one of the world’s top cultural festivals.
ONE Foot In The Grave actor Richard Wilson has cancelled his Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows after reportedly suffering a heart attack
Late Night Laugh will be a short programme of highlights released every night during the festival.
This year’s winner won 33% of a public vote on gags picked by comedy critics.
Northern Ireland comedian Jimeoin has been voted number seven in a poll ranking the funniest jokes at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Comedian Andrew Maxwell will be offering intimate gigs from the smallest venue in town.