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!

The Pumpkin Run 2017
22 Oct 2017
Pick up your pumpkin & run at this year’s Pumpkin Run 2017, choose the ultimate 1km or 5km fun run for all the family!
Improv Comedy - Open Improv Night!
22 Oct 2017
An informal, fun, safe and open night of improv with TBC Improv Theatre at Monkey Barrel Comedy on 22nd October.
Midge Ure, The Christians, Altered Images
22 Oct 2017
Midge Ure, The Christians and Altered Images will be performing for one night only at the Playhouse on 22 October.

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!

Scotlands Gardens: Edinburgh & Lothians Scotlands Gardens: Edinburgh & Lothians
01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Explore large and small gardens of horticultural interest throughout Scotland thanks to Scotland's Gardens!
Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians
01 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
Luminate: Scotland's creative ageing festival celebrating creativity as we age.
Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians
10 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival will take place in venues across Scotland from 10th - 29th October 2017.

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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!

Scotland Meets India: An Auld Acquaintance
24 Oct 2017
Join Deepa Kiran from India and Marion Kenny from Scotland for a spellbinding performance of music and stories.
Million Dollar Quartet
24 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
The worldwide smash-hit musical Million Dollar Quartet is coming to Edinburgh Playhouse and starring Martin Kemp!
The Real Thing
24 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
Theatre Royal Bath Productions presents: Laurence Fox in 'The Real Thing' at King's Theatre from 24th/28th October.

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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...

Mixing The Magic: Polish Folktales
22 Oct 2017
Mixing The Magic is a rich brew of Polish tales and folklore from Storyteller and folklorist Michał Malinowski.
The Pumpkin Run 2017
22 Oct 2017
Pick up your pumpkin & run at this year’s Pumpkin Run 2017, choose the ultimate 1km or 5km fun run for all the family!
Madelvic Electric Car Rally
22 Oct 2017
Granton:hub invites you to come along to Madelvic House on 22nd October for the Madelvic Electric Car Rally.

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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!

Midge Ure, The Christians, Altered Images
22 Oct 2017
Midge Ure, The Christians and Altered Images will be performing for one night only at the Playhouse on 22 October.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Lankum
22 Oct 2017
Lankum sold out at The Traverse Bar in May so we're delighted to welcome them back for a special Sunday night gig.
The Sound House Organisation Presents Session A9
23 Oct 2017
Don't miss this opportunity to see the previous winners of Scottish Trad Music Awards' Best Live Act, Session A9!

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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!

Sparkling Prosecco Event
06 Apr 2018 - 07 Apr 2018
Prosecco Events UK are delighted to present their 'Sparkling Prosecco Event' at Edinburgh Corn Exchange in April.
Inspire by The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland
17 Feb 2018
The National Piping Centre is proud to present The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland live in concert February 17th.
The Other Way To Die On Stage
27 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
Comedy drama 'The Other Way To Die On Stage' is showing at Monkey Barrel Comedy Club this Halloween weekend.

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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!

Physio Led Pilates
Physio Led Pilates are pleased to advise that they are now running a total 21 morning...
Monkey Drama Edinburgh
Monkey Drama classes are themed weekly drama classes, full of adventure, imagination,...
Edinburgh Academical Football Club
The Edinburgh Academical Football Club (EAFC) is the oldest rugby club in Scotland (in...

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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!

Historic Edinburgh Tours Ltd
There’s nothing quite like a bit of local knowledge to give you an even better understanding...
The Real Sherlock Holmes Walking Tour of Edinburgh
Sherlock Holmes is the world’s most popular detective and one of the best-loved literary...
Edintours
Edintours is a company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Is a tour operator that provides...

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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.

CC Blooms
Buzzing, unpretentious gay club over two levels with bars, dancefloor and regular cabaret...
The Apartment
Tollcross's original bistro. Good food since '99. Seasonal, fresh, exciting.We run a...
Joseph Pearces Bar
Joseph Pearce’s is a landmark in Edinburgh and it has been open since 1898. It has...

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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!

Calumet Photographic
Calumet Edinburgh is your destination for photographic equipment and accessories. Benefit...
CT Shirts Edinburgh
Charles Tyrwhitt originated in 1986 and was established by Nicholas Charles Tyrwhitt...
Lily Luna
At the end of the summer of 2012 we opened our jewellery boutique "Lily Luna" on a quiet...

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