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!

Light Night
19 Nov 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season.
John Bishop: Winging It
19 Nov 2017
Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse with a brand new show WINGING IT November 2017!
Phil Wang
19 Nov 2017
Comedian Phil Wang is on his first tour of the UK. Catch him at The Stand Comedy Club, Edinburgh on November 19th!

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!
Edinburghs Christmas Edinburghs Christmas
17 Nov 2017 - 07 Jan 2018
A spectacular, six-week season of festive entertainment in the heart of the city from 17th November - 7th January.
Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries
24 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
The Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries returns on 24th to 26th November.

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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!

John Bishop: Winging It
19 Nov 2017
Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse with a brand new show WINGING IT November 2017!
Class Act
22 Nov 2017 - 23 Nov 2017
See exciting new work from the Traverse’s next generation of playwrights – the Class Act 2017 graduates!
The Crucible
22 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
Leitheatre present Arthur Miller's classic, the Crucible with a modern twist, at Church Hill Theatre in November.

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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...

Introduction to Beading Workshop
19 Nov 2017
Learn beading techniques which can be made into a simple clutch bag or purse in this workshop on 19th November.
Light Night
19 Nov 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season.
Summer of Love
19 Nov 2017
Let's take you back on a nostalgic musical journey to that incredible summer of 1967 with The Summer Of Love celebratory concert.

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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!

Light Night
19 Nov 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season.
Summer of Love
19 Nov 2017
Let's take you back on a nostalgic musical journey to that incredible summer of 1967 with The Summer Of Love celebratory concert.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra at The Queen’s Hall
19 Nov 2017
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra explore a wide range of repertoire with their upcoming concerts at The Queen's Hall.

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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!

The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars
09 Dec 2017
The Edinburgh Singers present a choral celebration of Christmas in the historic Greyfriars Kirk on Saturday 9th December.
EUSOG Presents: Oliver!
28 Nov 2017 - 02 Dec 2017
EUSOG is proud to present their 2017 November show, Oliver! The Musical at Pleasance Theatre.
All Things Praise: From Sin to Salvation in the Time of Advent
02 Dec 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Voces Inauditae is pleased to present their Christmastime concert, "All Things Praise: From Sin to Salvation in St. Vincent's Chapel, Stockbridge.

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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!

Leith Franklin Academical Cricket Club
Leith Franklin Academicals Beige Cricket Club was formed as Leith Franklin in 1852, we...
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,...

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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!

Burns Unbroke
Burns Unbroke is a new contemporary multi-arts festival offering diverse creative responses...
Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries
The Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries returns this November (24th-26th...
Historic Edinburgh Tours Ltd
There’s nothing quite like a bit of local knowledge to give you an even better understanding...

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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.

Leaf & Bean Cafe
Leaf & Bean Café is an independent family run Café, Boutique and Activity Centre in...
Ryries
Ryries is a little changed Edwardian public house which occupies a very prominent position...
CC Blooms
Buzzing, unpretentious gay club over two levels with bars, dancefloor and regular cabaret...

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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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Latest Edinburgh News

Exclusive Rehearsal Imagery for Traverse Theatre Alternative Christmas Production, How to Disappear

Exclusive Rehearsal Imagery for Traverse Theatre Alternative Christmas Production, How to Disappear

The Traverse Theatre is excited to share exclusive rehearsal imagery of December’s production of How to Disappear.

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra needs you to Ring and Record Scotlands Church Bells

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra needs you to Ring and Record Scotlands Church Bells

Scottish composer Martin Suckling is on a mission to collect as many sound samples of bells from across Scotland as possible.