Past Event

Trainspotting Day

| Edinburgh Castle

Polk

Edinburgh Castle
950 Geary St 94109
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Free
All ages

From the organizer

Trainspotting 2 is in cinemas on March 17. Two decades on from the original film release, the original cast returns, directed by Danny Boyle.

In 1996, Edinburgh Castle Pub in San Francisco was the venue for the US Premiere of the stage play version of Trainspotting, based on the novel by Irvine Welsh. Welsh reads at the Castle every time he is in town. The Castle is hosting a Trainspotting Day to coincide with the release of the movie.

Readings from Trainspotting, prize giveaways, filmed discussion on the impact of the novel and movie on perceptions of drugs and society, dj, Trainspotting drink specials.

Presented by Edinburgh Castle Pub

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