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!

Wildlflower Walk
29 May 2017
Join the rangers at Hopetoun House for a guided wildflower walk around the grounds on 29th May!
Peter Rabbit Tea Party
29 May 2017
The Teapot Trust are joining up with Peter Rabbit to host a family Tea Party on 29th May!
Falling Dreams (9 - 13+ yrs)
29 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
Falling Dreams takes the audience inside the head of a twelve year old girl on the cusp of teenagehood.

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 International Childrens Festival Edinburgh International Childrens Festival
27 May 2017 - 04 Jun 2017
Edinburgh International Children's Festival of performing arts for children and young people.
LEAP Sports Festival Fortnight: Edinburgh & Lothians LEAP Sports Festival Fortnight: Edinburgh & Lothians
01 Jun 2017 - 14 Jun 2017
LEAP Sports Festival Fortnight returns packed with over 40 sporting, cultural, academic, social & recreational events!

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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!

Rendition
30 May 2017
Leith
Tragic Carpet Visual Theatre presents… Rendition at the Hidden Door Festival on 30th May.
Shirley Valentine
30 May 2017 - 03 Jun 2017
Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy 'Shirley Valentine' comes to the King's Theatre.
The Diary of Anne Frank
31 May 2017 - 03 Jun 2017
Edinburgh Peoples Theatre presents: The Diary of Anne Frank at Church Hill Theatre from 31st May - 3rd June.

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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...

Peter Rabbit Tea Party
29 May 2017
The Teapot Trust are joining up with Peter Rabbit to host a family Tea Party on 29th May!
Aquarius
29 May 2017
A 65-year-old widow is the last resident of the Aquarius and vows to leave only on her death.
Falling Dreams (9 - 13+ yrs)
29 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
Falling Dreams takes the audience inside the head of a twelve year old girl on the cusp of teenagehood.

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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!

No Diggity
31 May 2017
La Belle Angèle brings you a new monthly club night of 90s, R&B and Hip Hop.
Edinburgh Folk Club
31 May 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
The Next Step
01 Jun 2017
For fans of dance and also of the hit TV show The Next Step "Live on Stage" is coming to the Usher Hall in June.

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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!

Leith Festival Tea Dance
12 Jun 2017
Dance to a live band at the Leith Festival Tea Dance on 12th June.
Americana Backroom Sessions presents Americana-Fest
11 Jun 2017
The Americiana Backroom Sessions is proud to present it's first all day event as part of the Leith Festival!
Leith Festival 2017 Gala Day
10 Jun 2017
Leith
Come along to Leith Festival 2017 Gala Day on the 10th June. A great family day out!

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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!

Be Experimental Tots Science Labs Edinburgh
A child’s natural curiosity and ability to ask questions make them perfect budding...
Clown Around
Clownaround is Edinburgh's leading activity centre and children's party place!A family...
David Lloyd Edinburgh Corstorphine
David Lloyd Edinburgh Corstorphine is a unique gym and club tucked away in Gyle Park,...

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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!

LEAP Sports Festival Fortnight: Edinburgh & Lothians
Festival Fortnight is an exciting mix of sport, cultural, academic and recreational events...
Upright Gallery
Upright Gallery is a small independent gallery run by graphic designer Ian Farmer. It...
granton:hub
granton:hub's aim is to re-purpose the beautiful and historic Madelvic House as a thriving...

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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.

Edinburgh Beer Factory
The Edinburgh Beer Factory is a family run, independent brewery founded in 2015 to make...
Hemma
Hemma means AT HOME in Swedish.Hemma is a café/bar with great brunch, lunch, buffet,...
Sketchy Beats Cafe
Sketchy Beats Cafe is a not-for-profit arts cafe and event space on Great Junction Street...

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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!

Zuri
Our Frendly Beauty services including: Nails, Demaplaning, Massage, Shellac, HDbrows,...
Golden Hare Books
The Golden Hare was started by Mark Jones, a museum curator and art historian, with the...
Hamleys Edinburgh
Toys, the magical reaction that toys create and the world of imagination that toys promote...

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Latest Edinburgh News

Letters To Morrissey by Gary McNair to receive World Premiere at Traverse Festival 17

Letters To Morrissey by Gary McNair to receive World Premiere at Traverse Festival 17

Award-winning playwright Gary McNair returns to the Traverse Theatre with the world premier of Letters To Morrissey.

New Exhibition Announcement: Edinburgh People

New Exhibition Announcement: Edinburgh People

A solo exhibition for the Edinburgh based photographer Ryan Walls will take place at Out of the Blue Drill Hall.