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!

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Rant
27 Feb 2017
Soundhouse present: RANT, 4 of Scotland’s finest fiddle players from the Shetlands and the Highlands!
The Commitments
27 Feb 2017 - 04 Mar 2017
The smash hit musical, The Commitments, comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse in February 2017.
Lee Kyle - Burning This Place To The Ground
28 Feb 2017
Lee Kyle brings his show 'Burning This Place To The Ground' to The Stand Comedy Club on 28th February!

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!
Edinburgh Student Arts Festival Edinburgh Student Arts Festival
09 Feb 2017 - 03 Mar 2017
Edinburgh Student Arts Festival is Scotland’s first ever youth-led multi-arts festival!
Gather Festival Gather Festival
04 Mar 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
Gather Festival, an annual festival which celebrates the diverse communities & culture of the University 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 Commitments
27 Feb 2017 - 04 Mar 2017
The smash hit musical, The Commitments, comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse in February 2017.
Allan Stewart’s Big Big Variety Show
28 Feb 2017 - 04 Mar 2017
Allan Stewart’s Big Big Variety Show returns to the King's Theatre with an evening of comedy, music & entertainment.
ESO presents The Marriage of Figaro
28 Feb 2017 - 04 Mar 2017
Edinburgh Studio Opera are excited to return to Assembly Roxy with a unique interpretation of The Marriage of Figaro.

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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...

Cameron House Drama Club
27 Feb 2017
Are you interested in all aspects of performance? Then come along to Cameron House Drama Club for P5+ on Mondays.
Mumba Zumba - Brand new parent and baby dance class
27 Feb 2017
Leith
Mumba Zumba, a brand new parent and baby dance class is starting on 13th February at South Leith Parish Church Halls.
Simply Tennis Tots, Edinburgh.
01 Mar 2017
Simply Tennis is excited to announce that Simply Tennis Tots is coming to Edinburgh from 1st March.

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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!

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Rant
27 Feb 2017
Soundhouse present: RANT, 4 of Scotland’s finest fiddle players from the Shetlands and the Highlands!
Edinburgh Folk Club
01 Mar 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
The Jets
03 Mar 2017
Young and talented five piece band 'The Jets' play at the Electric Circus on 3rd March!

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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!

Contemporary Connections
01 May 2017 - 12 May 2017
This exhibition celebrates some of the very special works created when artists and scientists get together.
Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction
09 Apr 2017
Join Lin Anderson and Prof. Lorna Dawson for a unique event - Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction at Summerhall.
Faslane
10 Apr 2017 - 11 Apr 2017
Jenna Watt navigates her own journey through the politics, protests and peace camps of the nuclear debate.

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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!

Livingwell Edinburgh Airport
LivingWell Health Clubs have been located in Edinburgh Airport for sometime now, we offer...
Pilates Tribe Edinburgh
Pilates is a series of body-conditioning exercises, targeting the deep postural muscles...
Oriam
Oriam is the performance base for both the Scottish FA and Scottish Rugby Union, as well...

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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!

Gather Festival
Open to all, Gather Festival takes place from 04-12 March 2017 in various in Edinburgh...
Red, Red Rose Street
A new festival of Burns' music, words and comedy expanding the traditional Burns Night...
Edinburgh Iranian Festival
The Edinburgh Iranian Festival is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO...

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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.

The Canons Gait
A stylish and traditional bar set in the heart of Edinburgh's Canongate on the Royal...
Henrys Cellar Bar
Henry's Cellar Bar is one of Edinburgh's longest running independent venues. A central...
Southpour
A new spot on a cosy corner of Newington, you’ll find us serving a selection of our...

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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!

Genevieve Flowers Ltd
Geneviève is an Edinburgh based luxury online flower boutique inspired by a Scandinavian...
Holyrood Architectural Salvage
Holyrood Architectural Salvage is Edinburgh’s largest architectural salvage yard with...
The Scottish Soapworks
We are passionate about our products and pride ourselves on sourcing the very best natural...

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