All Events 08 March 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 08 March 2017 below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
You Are Here: A Journey through Maps

You Are Here: A Journey through Maps

22 July 2016 - 17 April 2017
How much do we really know about maps? Find out at this exhibition at the National Library of Scotland.
Tomorrow’s Lobsters

Tomorrow’s Lobsters

08 November 2016 - 31 March 2017
The Scottish Seabird Centre is hosting The Firth of Forth Lobster Hatchery’s winter exhibition, Tomorrow’s Lobsters.
Monkey Business

Monkey Business

09 December 2016 - 23 April 2017
This family-friendly exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland explores the world of primates.
Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
Corgi Treasure Hunt

Corgi Treasure Hunt

02 January 2017 - 30 April 2017
We'll be hiding lots of cuddly Britannia toy corgis on board the ship for you to spot.
Afternoon Tea at Almond Valley

Afternoon Tea at Almond Valley

18 January 2017 - 31 March 2017
On Mondays to Fridays until the end of March, you can book a high tea and enjoy free admission to Almond Valley.
Edinburgh’s Georgian Shadows

Edinburgh’s Georgian Shadows

23 February 2017 - 26 March 2017
Edinburgh New Town
A stunning lumière display that showcases how the original Georgian New Town looked over 200 years ago.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
Check out the themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in March!
Mark Wallinger Mark

Mark Wallinger Mark

04 March 2017 - 04 June 2017
MARK WALLINGER MARK, the first exhibition in Scotland of work by Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Wallinger.
Cuttin’ a Rug

Cuttin’ a Rug

07 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
The second instalment of John Byrne's much-loved Slab Boys trilogy 'Cuttin’ A Rug' is at The King's Theatre in March.
La Cage Aux Folles

La Cage Aux Folles

07 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
A major new production of the West End and Broadway Award Winning Musical 'La Cage Aux Folles' comes to the Playhouse.
Adult Drama Classes

Adult Drama Classes

08 March 2017
Live Drama invite you to their weekly Adult Drama Class for ages 16+ at Southside Community Centre.
Cameraperson - International Women’s Day Screening by Take One Action

Cameraperson - International Women’s Day Screening by Take One Action

08 March 2017
This International Women's Day we are delighted to be partnering with Filmhouse to screen the documentary Cameraperson.
Clay Modelling Evening Class with Alan Herriot March 2017

Clay Modelling Evening Class with Alan Herriot March 2017

08 March 2017 - 29 March 2017
Powderhall Bronze are offering a Clay Modelling Evening Class led by sculptor Alan Herriot in March.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

08 March 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Environmental Games

Environmental Games

08 March 2017
Learn about nature in a fun and interactive way in this one day course with TCV Scotland.
Hannah Sanders And Ben Savage

Hannah Sanders And Ben Savage

08 March 2017
Catch folk duo Hannah Sanders And Ben Savage when they play at Summerhall as part of a UK tour.
Japes

Japes

08 March 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

08 March 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

08 March 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Me, As A Penguin

Me, As A Penguin

08 March 2017 - 09 March 2017
EUTC Presents: Me As A Penguin, a charmingly offbeat, surreal comedy of knitting, penguins and Battenberg.
Nathan Grisdale - Live at The Mash House

Nathan Grisdale - Live at The Mash House

08 March 2017
Nathan Grisdale is back on the road and will be at The Mash House on 8th March!
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

08 March 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Collection Series: Curator Tour

The Collection Series: Curator Tour

08 March 2017
Ben Harman, Director of Stills, will give a tour of The Collection Series on 8th March.
Theatre Sans Accents: Learn French through Drama! (Age 5+)

Theatre Sans Accents: Learn French through Drama! (Age 5+)

08 March 2017
Learn French and Acting at the same time in this workshop for Ages 5+ with Theatre Sans Accents.
Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s Georgian Shadows (ticketed event)

Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s Georgian Shadows (ticketed event)

08 March 2017
Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of Edinburgh's fascinating Georgian past in this tour with the STGA.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Free Tennis

Free Tennis

01 January 2017 - 31 March 2017
Get your free membership and play tennis for free between January and March 2017 at Clarkston Tennis Club!
Scottish Snowdrop Festival

Scottish Snowdrop Festival

26 January 2017 - 15 March 2017
Discover several varieties of snowdrops at Greenbank Garden as part of this year's Scottish Snowdrop Festival!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

08 March 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

08 March 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Made in Textiles: The story of Rouken Glen and Thornliebank

Made in Textiles: The story of Rouken Glen and Thornliebank

08 March 2017
The premiere of Made from Textiles: The Story of Rouken Glen and Thornliebank is being held at Giffnock Library!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

08 March 2017
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston!
Whole Foods Market Run Club

Whole Foods Market Run Club

08 March 2017
Get your trainers on and join the Run Club at Whole Foods Market, in partnership with Run4It and Anytime Fitness!

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Have fun discovering Glasgow with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt from Curious About!
Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

10 March 2016 - 27 August 2017
Moments in History displays an outstanding collection of over 900 16th to 18th century Historical medals!
The Blitz Remembered

The Blitz Remembered

12 March 2016 - 13 March 2017
The Blitz Remembered tells the story of the Clydebank Blitz, from the point of view of those who lived through it.
Fizzers: 10 Year of Caricatures

Fizzers: 10 Year of Caricatures

27 May 2016 - 26 March 2017
Movie stars and musicians, sporting heroes and TV personalities star in the Fizzers exhibition at the People's Palace!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

08 August 2016 - 31 December 2017
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

01 September 2016 - 31 December 2017
Glasgow Central Tours offers you the chance to explore one of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks!
John Samson  ‘1975 - 1983’

John Samson ‘1975 - 1983’

18 September 2016 - 17 April 2017
‘1975–1983’, at GoMA Glasgow, presents the complete works of enigmatic Scottish filmmaker, John Samson.
Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

04 December 2016 - 11 June 2017
Poppies, at the Gallery of Modern Art, explores how contemporary art in Glasgow continues to grow and evolve.
Clyde Life

Clyde Life

06 December 2016 - 06 December 2017
Clyde Life is a stunning, nostalgic photography display capturing the ever-changing landscape of Glasgow’s River Clyde
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Kelvingrove has daily, delightful recitals given by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh's story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to master architect!
Oliver Laric

Oliver Laric

21 January 2017 - 19 March 2017
Catch an exhibition by the Berlin-based artist Oliver Laric, who works in sculpture, video & installation at Tramway.
Sunshine Tea Lounge’s Sunshine Kitchen in Taste Buchanan

Sunshine Tea Lounge’s Sunshine Kitchen in Taste Buchanan

23 January 2017 - 25 March 2017
Sunshine Kitchen (kitchen of Sunshine Tea Lounge) opens for Taste Buchanan from January 23rd in Buchanan Galleries!
Claire Barclay: Yield Point

Claire Barclay: Yield Point

10 February 2017 - 09 April 2017
Tramway is proud to host Yield Point, a major solo exhibition by Glasgow-based artist Claire Barclay!
Polygraphs

Polygraphs

17 February 2017 - 17 September 2017
The Polygraphs exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art includes some of the most compelling artists working today!
LIFEdrawing (Wednesday, Feb - March)

LIFEdrawing (Wednesday, Feb - March)

22 February 2017 - 29 March 2017
Explore a variety of life drawing techniques, materials & approaches on this 6 week course at House for an Art Lover.
LIFEdrawing (Monday Feb - April)

LIFEdrawing (Monday Feb - April)

27 February 2017 - 03 April 2017
Explore a variety of life drawing techniques, materials & approaches on this 6 week course at House for an Art Lover.
CATS... The 2nd Instalment

CATS... The 2nd Instalment

03 March 2017 - 13 April 2017
Project Ability welcome visitors to the second instalment of CATS, an exhibition inspired by all things feline!
Curious Wonders Photographic Exhibition

Curious Wonders Photographic Exhibition

03 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
The Curious Wonders Photographic Exhibition focuses on what can be seen, but also beyond the frame!
Penguins on Screen

Penguins on Screen

03 March 2017 - 13 April 2017
Penguins on Screen is a playful exhibition of new work by Ruth Mutch being held at Project Ability!
A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
The Beaches of St Valery

The Beaches of St Valery

06 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
A Play, A Pie and Pint present The Beaches of St Valery as part of their Spring 2017 programme at Oran Mor!
The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong

06 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
Noises Off meets Fawlty Towers in 'The Play That Goes Wrong' the new hit comedy direct from the West End!
Summer Holiday

Summer Holiday

07 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
The Lyric Club is proud to present the fantastic and upbeat crowd pleaser, Summer Holiday at the King's Theatre!
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

08 March 2017
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries
Crafty Wednesdays

Crafty Wednesdays

08 March 2017
Crafty Wednesdays is our creative and social craft group run by the fabulous Iona Barker from Say it Ain’t Sew!
Dukes Open Mic

Dukes Open Mic

08 March 2017
Enjoy live music every Wednesday night at one of the most historic and atmospheric venues... Dukes Bar!
Evarose

Evarose

08 March 2017
Bubble Tea Records in coordination with Artery Global presents Evarose at Broadcast on March 8th!
Hartbeeps at St Enochs

Hartbeeps at St Enochs

08 March 2017
Enjoy Hartbeeps sessions for a unique, interactive and sensory experience for youngsters at the St Enoch Centre!
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

08 March 2017
Al-Khair Foundation are holding an event at Maryhill Community Hall to celebrate International Women’s Day!
Mackintosh Queen’s Cross Free Entry Wednesdays

Mackintosh Queen’s Cross Free Entry Wednesdays

08 March 2017
Mackintosh Queen's Cross is one of Glasgow's hidden architectural gems, explore the church for free every Wednesday!
Project Craft

Project Craft

08 March 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Quiz & Chips

Quiz & Chips

08 March 2017
Quiz and Chips at The Butterfly and The Pig brings together our favourite team sport with our favourite food!
Test Unit Art, Design & Architecture Summer School - Launch Event

Test Unit Art, Design & Architecture Summer School - Launch Event

08 March 2017
Come along to New Glasgow Society for the launch of Test Unit Art, Design & Architecture Summer School on March 8th.
The East End Heritage Walk

The East End Heritage Walk

08 March 2017
Join Creative East End for an informal version of the Glasgow Women’s Library East End Heritage Walk on March 8th!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

08 March 2017
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Universally Challenged

Universally Challenged

08 March 2017
Join Quiz Inc at Sharkey's Bar for Universally Challenged - cheap drinks, tough questions and tougher challenges!
We Are A Peaceful People

We Are A Peaceful People

08 March 2017
Take Me Somewhere: Catrin Evans invites you to share in an early reading of her new work, We Are A Peaceful People.

Events in Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

04 June 2016 - 30 June 2017
Snippets of South Lanarkshire brings together a selection of stories which celebrate the areas varied history!
Amazonia Mini Keeper Experience

Amazonia Mini Keeper Experience

01 February 2017 - 30 April 2017
Come along and be a zoo keeper for the day at Amazonia's Mini Keeper Experience for 5 to 7 year olds!
SLLC Photography Competition Exhibition

SLLC Photography Competition Exhibition

01 February 2017 - 12 March 2017
Come and see all the winning entries from this years SLLC Photography Competition at Chatelherault!
Valentine’s Day Dinner

Valentine’s Day Dinner

14 February 2017 - 14 April 2017
Spoil your sweetheart in Guy's Restaurant at The Bruce Hotel with a delicious 3 course meal!
Hamilton District Arts Guild - Art Exhibition

Hamilton District Arts Guild - Art Exhibition

01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
Hamilton District Arts Guild are holding their annual art exhibition of paintings at Chatelherault during March!
St Andrew’s Hospice Make a Will Month

St Andrew’s Hospice Make a Will Month

01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
In return for a donation to St. Andrew's Hospice, participating Lanarkshire Solicitors will write you a basic Will.
Jim Jordan and Lillias Douglas: Her's and His

Jim Jordan and Lillias Douglas: Her's and His

03 March 2017 - 26 March 2017
Local artists Jim Jordan and Lillias Douglas bring their latest exhibition 'Her's and His' to the Arts Centre!
Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

06 March 2017 - 31 December 2017
Air Space hold Little Ones Toddler Sessions for children aged 5 and under on weekdays during term time!
The Steamie

The Steamie

07 March 2017 - 11 March 2017
Come and celebrate the 30th anniversary of Scotland’s most loved play, The Steamie at East Kilbride Arts Centre!
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

08 March 2017
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

08 March 2017
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Health Walk

Health Walk

08 March 2017
Boost your physical and mental health on a weekly health walk through K-Woodlands, East Kilbride!
Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

08 March 2017
Join the EKCT team for fun in the fresh air with Bookbug every Wednesday afternoon in Kilbride Woodlands!
Rigside Stop Smoking Group

Rigside Stop Smoking Group

08 March 2017
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Rigside Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Roar Do Feet Clinic

Roar Do Feet Clinic

12 January 2017 - 16 November 2017
Roar Do Feet clinics run in a number of venues around Renfrewshire throughout the year.
Inspired

Inspired

27 January 2017 - 18 April 2017
Inspired is an annual showcase of the best artwork from school pupils across Renfrewshire at Paisley Museum!
Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal

Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal

24 February 2017 - 31 March 2017
Marie Curie are looking for people to sign up and become a collector for this year's Great Daffodil Appeal!
Curves Paisley Annual Food Drive

Curves Paisley Annual Food Drive

01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
Join Curves Paisley for free this month in exchange of a donation of shopping to donate to Renfrewshire Food Bank!
Alzheimer Scotland Renfrewshire Engagement Event

Alzheimer Scotland Renfrewshire Engagement Event

08 March 2017
Join Alzheimer Scotland for their Renfrewshire Engagement Event featuring a talk from Chief Executive Henry Simmons.
Bishopton Art Group Spring Preview Exhibition

Bishopton Art Group Spring Preview Exhibition

08 March 2017
Bishopton Art Group will host a preview exhibition of their annual Spring Show at Ingliston Country Club on March 8th!
Just Chillin

Just Chillin

08 March 2017
Looking for company, someone to chat to, have a laugh with? Join Paisley Salvation Army for Just Chillin!
Mighty Women of Science

Mighty Women of Science

08 March 2017
Celebrate International Women's Day with a talk about some well known, and not so well known women at Paisley Museum!
Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

08 March 2017
Pop along to Comicrazy in Paisley on a Wednesday evening to play The Official Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card game!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

08 March 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Active Kids Term Time Jan - Mar 2017

Active Kids Term Time Jan - Mar 2017

07 January 2017 - 31 March 2017
Check out The Peak Active Kids Term time programme with lots of fun activities!
Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Introduce your little ones to new, exciting aspects of the world around them at our Parent and Child sessions.
Parent and Child Weekend Storytime

Parent and Child Weekend Storytime

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Help the little ones discover the joy of reading at The ZooLab Jungle Room Parent & Child Weekend Storytime.
Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

01 February 2017 - 30 November 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Visit Duntreath Castle Gardens with lake, woodland walk & 15th century keep and chapel.
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow is a colourful garden with unusual specimens overlooking Dollar Glen.
Snowdrop Festival 2017: Gargunnock Estate

Snowdrop Festival 2017: Gargunnock Estate

05 February 2017 - 12 March 2017
Discover five acres of mature gardens, woodland walks, and a walled garden covered in beautiful snowdrops.
12 Hons 2017

12 Hons 2017

20 February 2017 - 29 March 2017
12 Hons 2017 - An exhibition of work from twelve University of Stirling students studying for a BA Art & Design (Hon).
Boogie Beat music & movement at Briarlands Farm

Boogie Beat music & movement at Briarlands Farm

08 March 2017
Boogie Beat classes at Briarlands Farm are great fun for preschool children from 6 months to 5 years!
Expensive Sh*t

Expensive Sh*t

08 March 2017
The Award-winning story of a Nigerian nightclub toilet attendant, working in the toilets of a fictional club!
Nicky-Tams Jam Night

Nicky-Tams Jam Night

08 March 2017
Nicky-Tams Jam Night is a chance to join in and have some fun.
Scotland’s Heroines

Scotland’s Heroines

08 March 2017
Scotland’s Heroines - Who should be the first heroine to be recognised in The National Wallace Monument?
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

08 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Weekly Mindfulness Classes

Weekly Mindfulness Classes

08 March 2017
Pause & Breathe are holding weekly mindfulness classes at The Combat Zone, Bo'ness in March.

Events in Other Areas

Coast Entertainments Wedding Band Showcase

Coast Entertainments Wedding Band Showcase

08 March 2017
Find the perfect live band for your big day at Coast Entertainment's FREE Wedding Band Showcase event!