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!

MR Bloom’s Nursery Live!
30 Apr 2017
Bring your tiddlers along to join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour at the King's Theatre!
Edinburgh’s Affordable Vintage Fair
30 Apr 2017
Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair is back at the Assembly Rooms on Sunday 30th April.
Beltane Fire Festival
30 Apr 2017
The 2017 Beltane Fire Festival takes place on 30th April. Don't miss it!

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!
TradFest TradFest
26 Apr 2017 - 07 May 2017
Tradition goes live in Edinburgh, with an annual showcase of Traditional Arts and Culture in Scotland’s capital.
Festival of Museums: Edinburgh & Lothians Festival of Museums: Edinburgh & Lothians
19 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
Festival of Museums is a three day celebration of Scotland’s museums & galleries with events during the day & night!

Find festivals in Edinburgh »

Upcoming Theatre Events in Edinburgh

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

MR Bloom’s Nursery Live!
30 Apr 2017
Bring your tiddlers along to join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour at the King's Theatre!
Get Up & Tie Your Fingers Eyemouth
30 Apr 2017
Stunning production telling the story of how the people of Eyemouth recovered following the fishing disaster of 1881.
Pinocchio
02 May 2017
Jasmin Vardimon Company presents a brand new adaptation of the classic tale Pinocchio at the Festival Theatre 2nd May.

Find theatre events in Edinburgh »

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...

MR Bloom’s Nursery Live!
30 Apr 2017
Bring your tiddlers along to join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour at the King's Theatre!
Edinburgh’s Affordable Vintage Fair
30 Apr 2017
Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair is back at the Assembly Rooms on Sunday 30th April.
Watsonian Ladies Cricket Festival
30 Apr 2017
Come down to Watsonian Ladies Cricket Club Festival on Sunday 30th April for a fantastic day of cricket!

Find family & kids events in Edinburgh »

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!

Ward Thomas
30 Apr 2017
DF Concerts presents: Ward Thomas plus support at The Queen's Hall in April.
Event Horizon
30 Apr 2017
Soundhouse Presents: Event Horizon, a concept project by Jean Damei & Géza Frank, at Summerhall.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Lankum (FKA Lynched)
01 May 2017
Soundhouse present: Lankum, a four-piece traditional folk group from Dublin, at the Traverse 1st May.

Find music events in Edinburgh »

New Events in Edinburgh

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests
10 Aug 2017
Come along for an evening of beautiful music across international cultures with Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests.
Edinburgh International Festival:  The Music of The Incredible String Band
17 Aug 2017
This is a very special concert paying homage to one of the most influential groups to have come out of Scotland.
Edinburgh International Festival:  PJ Harvey
07 Aug 2017 - 08 Aug 2017
Mercury Prize winner PJ Harvey returns to Edinburgh with her full nine-piece band on 7th & 8th August.

Find new events in Edinburgh »

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!

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,...
Calumn Duthie Personal Training
I am a personal trainer based in Edinburgh who specialises in fat loss and strength training...

Find activities in Edinburgh »

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 Sculpture Workshop
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop is a centre for production, research and learning. We support...
Riddles Court
Riddle's Court is a picturesque A-listed merchant's house just steps away from Edinburgh...
The Writers Museum
The Writers’ Museum celebrates the lives of three great Scottish writers – Robert...

Find attractions in Edinburgh »

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.

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...
The Filling Station Rose Street
Filling Station is an all-American restaurant and bar offering authentic flavours of...

Find places to eat & drink in Edinburgh »

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!

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...
Genevieve Flowers Ltd
Geneviève is an Edinburgh based luxury online flower boutique inspired by a Scandinavian...

Find places to shop in Edinburgh »

Latest Edinburgh News

New Life & Style Edinburgh Event Launches to Showcase the Best of Life in the Capital

New Life & Style Edinburgh Event Launches to Showcase the Best of Life in the Capital

Essential Edinburgh, have announced an exciting new ‘Life & Style Edinburgh’ event for the city this summer.

Traverse Theatre announces Associate Director Gareth Nicholls

Traverse Theatre announces Associate Director Gareth Nicholls

Award-winning theatre director Gareth Nicholls will be joining the Company’s artistic team as Associate Director.