What's On In Edinburgh

Featured Events in Edinburgh

There are thousands of events being held in Edinburgh every month, here we've handpicked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Meadows and Mills Guided Walk - Part 2 - Roseburn to the Dean Village
24 Jul 2016
Edinburgh West
Join us on 24th July for this Guided Walk from Roseburn to the Dean Village.
Colin Steele Quintet
24 Jul 2016
Trumpeter Colin Steele’s acclaimed quintet play at the Edinburgh Jazz Festival on 24th July.
Average White Band and James Taylor Quartet
24 Jul 2016
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival presents: The Average White Band and James Taylor Quartet at Festival Theatre.

Featured Festivals in Edinburgh

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Edinburgh!

Architecture Fringe: Edinburgh Architecture Fringe: Edinburgh
01 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016
The Architecture Fringe is an independent, contributor-led series of events and projects across the arts.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival
15 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016
Set up in 1978, Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival now presents high quality musicians from all over the world.
Edinburgh International Fashion Festival Edinburgh International Fashion Festival
21 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016
Presenting exhibits, shows, workshops and symposiums in the most beautiful and unique venues of Edinburgh.

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Upcoming Theatre Events in Edinburgh

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Edinburgh theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

The Interference
03 Aug 2016 - 16 Aug 2016
Edinburgh Old Town
Pepperdine Scotland present: The Interference - A world premiere production by Lynda Radley at the Fringe Festival.
Baby Wants Candy: The Improvised Musical
03 Aug 2016 - 28 Aug 2016
Edinburgh South
Baby Wants Candy, one of the most celebrated improv shows in the world is back at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
Andy Askins: The Man With No Name
03 Aug 2016 - 28 Aug 2016
Edinburgh Festival Fringe - Andy Askins: The Man With No Name can be seen at The Counting House this August.

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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Edinburgh

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Edinburgh! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Veggie Street Eats
24 Jul 2016
The Three Sisters will be the place to be again, for delicious Vegetarian & Vegan street food and craft beer.
Meadows and Mills Guided Walk - Part 2 - Roseburn to the Dean Village
24 Jul 2016
Edinburgh West
Join us on 24th July for this Guided Walk from Roseburn to the Dean Village.
Storytelling - Ages 4 - 12
24 Jul 2016
Each month, enjoy a magical storytelling session at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

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Upcoming Music Events in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

Greg Pearson Live at Hamilton’s
24 Jul 2016
Come along for an evening of music with Edinburgh singer/songwriter Greg Pearson at Hamilton's on 24th July.
Sunday Showcase #4 - Lyndsay Shields//Cameron Phair//Tom Coyne
24 Jul 2016
Sunday Showcase #4 at The Mercat Bar features: Lyndsay Shields/Cameron Phair/Tom Coyne on 24th July.
Colin Steele Quintet
24 Jul 2016
Trumpeter Colin Steele’s acclaimed quintet play at the Edinburgh Jazz Festival on 24th July.

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New Events in Edinburgh

You'll find all the latest Edinburgh events that have been added to the website right here!

Magical Mystical Art Craft Design Fair
29 Oct 2016
Bohemia is holding a Magical Mystical Art Craft Design Fair for Halloween at Greyfriars Kirk on 29th October.
Paul Harrison’s Trio Magico play the music of Gismonti
09 Aug 2016 - 10 Aug 2016
Paul Harrison’s Trio Magico play the music of Egberto Gismonti at The Jazz Bar on 9th & 10th August.
Festival Ceilidh
29 Aug 2016
Join the RSCDS Edinburgh at Greyfriars Kirk on 29th August for a fun Festival Ceilidh!

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Activities in Edinburgh

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Gracemount Leisure Centre
Gracemount caters to a wide range of sports and activities from the outdoor fives to...
Alba Flamenca
At the heart of Alba Flamenca is the desire to make flamenco accessible to all. So naturally...
Cineworld Edinburgh
Multiplex cinema chain showing the latest international blockbusters in 2D and 3D formats...

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Attractions in Edinburgh

Edinburgh and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival
Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival, presented by Riverside Studios, brings together...
Architecture Fringe: Edinburgh
In Scotland 2016 is the Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design. Initiated by a group...
Festival of Politics
Enjoy a lively selection of debate, film, music, food and exhibitions all within in the...

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Eating & Drinking in Edinburgh

Eating out in Edinburgh is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

Hamiltons
Situated in the affluent area of Stockbridge, Hamilton’s has long established itself...
The Mercat Bar
Looking for the perfect place to meet friends and family, relax, unwind and debrief from...
The Caley Sample Room
The Caley Sample Room, located to the West of Edinburgh’s city centre offers a cosy...

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Shopping in Edinburgh

If you've got a hankering for some retail therapy, Edinburgh with its diverse range of unique and independent shops is the place to be!

Craigdon Mountain Sports, Edinburgh
Craigdon Mountain Sports is a leading supplier of outdoor clothing, equipment and accessories...
Seashore Gallery
Seashore Gallery is a popular, friendly art gallery, studio and gift shop by the sea....
McNaughtans Bookshop and Gallery
McNaughtan's Bookshop, established in 1957, is a second-hand and antiquarian bookshop...

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Latest Edinburgh News

Edinburghs newest yoga and meditation space has opened for business.

Edinburghs newest yoga and meditation space has opened for business.

Santosa Yoga and Meditation at 21 Albert Street, Leith has opened for business.

Sunny Afternoon Cast Announcement

Sunny Afternoon Cast Announcement

Sonia Friedman Productions and Ambassador Theatre Group announce the full cast for the national tour of Sunny Afternoon.