All Events April 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh during April 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.
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.
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.
Hay Fever

Hay Fever

10 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh joins with Citizens Theatre to present Noël Coward's 'Hay Fever.
Anita and Me

Anita and Me

28 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Anita and Me - Meera Syal’s much-loved novel bursts on to the stage for the very first time.
The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

29 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Edinburgh Peoples Theatre presents: The Importance of Being Earnest at Church Hill Theatre from 29th March.
Chess: the Musical

Chess: the Musical

30 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Chess: The West End and Broadway hit comes to the Festival Theatre direct from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Offside

Offside

30 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Futures Theatre brings the Scottish Premier of 'Offside' to the Traverse Theatre.
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

31 March 2017 - 03 September 2017
The Tomb presents the story of one extraordinary tomb, built around 1290BC and reused for over 1000 years.
A Hidden Order

A Hidden Order

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
A Hidden Order - This exhibition at Summerhall reveals the bonds between art and music through geometry & mathematic.
Autism in Focus Exhibition

Autism in Focus Exhibition

01 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Join Scottish Autism at Ocean Terminal for their Autism in Focus Exhibition as part ofAutism Awareness Month.
BCB at The Voodoo Rooms

BCB at The Voodoo Rooms

01 April 2017
Black Cat Bone are showcasing their new lineup in their favourate Edinburgh venue The Voodoo Rooms on 1st April.
Blood Bar

Blood Bar

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Prepare to be grossed out at the Blood Bar.
Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

01 April 2017
Join Dr Rob Davidson Executive Director, Scientists for EU, to explore the future of UK science post-Brexit.
Bricks and Blocks

Bricks and Blocks

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Build and program your own robot then test your skills in the Robot World Cup!
Carnival of the Mind

Carnival of the Mind

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Roll up - roll up and step inside the Carnival of the Mind to discover the secrets of your brain!
Chain Reactor

Chain Reactor

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
A bonkers machine of unstoppable reactions - revealing the wonders of chemistry in a procession of knock-on effects.
City Art Centre Day Pass

City Art Centre Day Pass

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
During the Science Festival we transform the City Art Centre into a science playground with loads of activities.
City Farming

City Farming

01 April 2017
Join the city farming revolution and start your own windowsill vegetable patch.
Contemporary Connections

Contemporary Connections

01 April 2017 - 12 May 2017
This exhibition celebrates some of the very special works created when artists and scientists get together.
Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

01 April 2017
Creen Craft - Repair your sense of connection to Earth, by engaging with the powerful process of making art.
Cultured Mongrel: Experts in Short Trousers

Cultured Mongrel: Experts in Short Trousers

01 April 2017
Cultured Mongrel bring 'Experts in Short Trousers' an intergalactic family adventure to The Fruitmarket Gallery.
Dialogues: When Art Meets Science

Dialogues: When Art Meets Science

01 April 2017
What happens when art and science connect - when artists and scientists meet and collaborate?
Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

01 April 2017
Join the Play On artists to discuss how they made their pieces how we might play and interact with art in the future.
Dig Up A Dinosaur

Dig Up A Dinosaur

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Uncover bones from when the dinosaurs ruled the Earth.
Dr Bunhead’s Rubbish Pop-Up Puppet Show

Dr Bunhead’s Rubbish Pop-Up Puppet Show

01 April 2017 - 02 April 2017
Meet some curious creatures amongst the things we throw away.
Dr Stirlingshire’s Discovery - Preview

Dr Stirlingshire’s Discovery - Preview

01 April 2017 - 02 April 2017
This family friendly show for ages 5 + takes you on a journey through RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
Easter Eggcitement

Easter Eggcitement

01 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
Meet the new arrivals this Easter at Almond Valley Heritage Centre handling and encounter sessions.
Easter fun at the Seabird Centre

Easter fun at the Seabird Centre

01 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
The Seabird Centre goes dolphin-tastic and crab-alicious this Easter!
Easter Trail

Easter Trail

01 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
Can you help the Botanics Bunny find the missing ingredients for his scrumptious chocolate bar?
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

01 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh Medallist 2017: Peter Piot, Ebola and AIDS Scientist

Edinburgh Medallist 2017: Peter Piot, Ebola and AIDS Scientist

01 April 2017 - 01 May 2017
Come along to this exhibition to explore the life and work of Prof Peter Piot recipitent of the 2017 Edinburgh Medal.
Ellen Kent: Aida

Ellen Kent: Aida

01 April 2017
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production of Aida at Edinburgh Playhouse on 1st April.
ER Surgery

ER Surgery

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Emergency - emergency - there’s been an accident! This is your chance to scrub up and save lives.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

01 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

01 April 2017
Join the Wee Experts for an adventure as they set out to discover the wonderful world of science.
Flying For Fun

Flying For Fun

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Explore the science of sport flying with a range of family activities at the National Museum of Flight this Easter!
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

01 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gadget Factory

Gadget Factory

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Investigate everyday gadgets and build your own in our mini Gadget Factory.
Game On!

Game On!

01 April 2017 - 04 April 2017
Explore the exciting world of video games, learn the basics and build your very own computer game!
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

01 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

01 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Heart Attack: Science’s Battle of the Sexes

Heart Attack: Science’s Battle of the Sexes

01 April 2017
Why is it harder to diagnose heart attack in women than in men?
Hide and Seek with Indi

Hide and Seek with Indi

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Hunt for monsters hiding around the building using the world's best video technology equipment.
International Images for Science

International Images for Science

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
The Royal Photographic Society brings its exciting new exhibition to the Science Festival.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

01 April 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Leith Labs

Leith Labs

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Introducing the world's first long-term curated Scientist-in-Residence programme in a shopping centre!
Lichtsuchende - Cybernetic Sunflowers with Maslovian Behaviours

Lichtsuchende - Cybernetic Sunflowers with Maslovian Behaviours

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive - digital - photo-kinetic sculpture.
Little Giants

Little Giants

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Discover the wonderful world of bees in an interactive show that will leave you buzzing.
Little Sparks

Little Sparks

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get stuck into circuits and discover what electricity does, as you create an electric-powered device.
Look Inside Your Mind

Look Inside Your Mind

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Learn how pathologists test something that's inside your head and invisible.
Making with Life -  with Louise MacKenzie

Making with Life - with Louise MacKenzie

01 April 2017
Learn how DNA is used as material with Louise MacKenzie - one of the artists exhibiting at Summerhall Gallery.
Mars Master Constructors

Mars Master Constructors

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Humanity’s first Mars Colony needs your help! 
Marvellous Magnets

Marvellous Magnets

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Join our storytellers to explore the mysterious world of magnets.
Mermaid Tail / Shark Blanket Class

Mermaid Tail / Shark Blanket Class

01 April 2017
Come along to this one off workshop and learn how to make a cosy mermaid tail for a child or child at heart!
Mini Mechanics

Mini Mechanics

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Become a mini mechanic and discover the power of the internal combustion engine in this fascinating workshop.
Moments in Time

Moments in Time

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Journey back in time to discover the moments that shaped Scotland’s scientific history.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

01 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
My Monkey and Me

My Monkey and Me

01 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Bring your little ones for some sensory science, stories, songs & actions inspired by the Monkey Business exhibition.
Our Changing Planet

Our Changing Planet

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Discover how changes to our environment and increasing pollution on our planet affect the health of the people.
Photochemistry

Photochemistry

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Explore how chemists have moved from taking the first photographs to imaging the smallest particles of the Universe!
Play On

Play On

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive exhibition exploring how digital technology affects the way we play.
Poetry Periscope

Poetry Periscope

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
A poetical periscope packed with international verse! 
Pop-Up Science at Edinburgh Zoo

Pop-Up Science at Edinburgh Zoo

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Edinburgh Zoo are running pop-up science events on a variety of topics every day from 1-16 April aimed at families.
Pop-up Science at the National Museum of Scotland

Pop-up Science at the National Museum of Scotland

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Join the fun at the National Museum of Scotland's free Pop-up Science events this Easter!
Primate Playground

Primate Playground

01 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Discover how primates have adapted to help them live and play in this sensory science workshop for 3-5 year olds.
Reckless Intent Wrestling

Reckless Intent Wrestling

01 April 2017
Livingston
Enjoy an action packed evening with Reckless Intent Wrestling at the Murieston Scout Hall on 1st April.
Rescue Robots

Rescue Robots

01 April 2017 - 02 April 2017
Build a robot to complete an important mission and save the day.
Robot Lab

Robot Lab

01 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Come and interact with robots from the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics
Science Mini Cinema

Science Mini Cinema

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Our Science Mini Cinema screens a series of short films and documentaries from around the world, sit down and enjoy.
Secret Life of Coral

Secret Life of Coral

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Find out what’s lurking underwater as you explore the Secret Life of Coral. 
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

01 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers comes to several Edinburgh venues as part of Puppet Animation Festival.
Splat-tastic

Splat-tastic

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get creative with chemistry and design your very own slime in this interactive workshop.
Street Science

Street Science

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Catch our Street Science team out and about in Edinburgh with their tricycle of tricks.
Super Humans

Super Humans

01 April 2017
Explore how living with medical technology can affect your sense of who you are.
Tales of the Cocktails on Tour Edinburgh with Bacardi

Tales of the Cocktails on Tour Edinburgh with Bacardi

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Tales of the Cocktail on Tour is headed to Edinburgh for five days of cocktail education and celebration!
Test Tube to YouTube

Test Tube to YouTube

01 April 2017
Ever wondered about the people and programs working behind the scenes to bring content to your news feed?
The Conscious Uncoupling

The Conscious Uncoupling

01 April 2017
Award-winning comedian Rosie Wilby investigates the psychological impact of a breakup in this show.
The Hatter’s Ball

The Hatter’s Ball

01 April 2017
Take a trip down the rabbit hole, and join us for The Hatter's Ball!
The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

01 April 2017
The Little Mermaid, a fantastic interactive show, full of singing and dancing comes to the Howden Park Centre.
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

01 April 2017
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
The Polis

The Polis

01 April 2017
Catch Scotland's No. 1 Police tribute band, The Polis, live at Bannerman's Bar on April 1st!
The Rising Souls plus FunnyBone + Altius

The Rising Souls plus FunnyBone + Altius

01 April 2017
Soulful rock band The Rising Souls play at La Belle Angèle on 1st April plus FunnyBone and Altius.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

01 April 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
The Songs of Fergus and Kate

The Songs of Fergus and Kate

01 April 2017
Watch This Space Productions Presents: The Song of Fergus and Kate at The Stand Comedy Club for ages 8-12's.
trace press bleed blend

trace press bleed blend

01 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
trace press bleed blend is an exhibition from artists Eric Cruikshank and Laura Campbell at Patriothall Gallery!
W3L Wrestling Showdown - Edinburgh

W3L Wrestling Showdown - Edinburgh

01 April 2017
W3L live professional wrestling returns to the Southside Community Centre for an afternoon of action on April 1st!
Wee Wonder World

Wee Wonder World

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Have fun learning about science as you journey through our special space for smaller scientists.
Wild Day Out

Wild Day Out

01 April 2017
Join the RSPB & Historic Environment Scotland for a wild day out exploring the rugged volcanic world of Holyrood Park.
Wild Day Out with RSPB & HES

Wild Day Out with RSPB & HES

01 April 2017
Join the RSPB & Historic Environment Scotland for a wild day out exploring the rugged volcanic world of Holyrood Park.
Wrestlemania XXXIII

Wrestlemania XXXIII

01 April 2017
Watch all the action of Wrestlemania XXXIII live from Orlando at The Three Sisters - Edinburgh on April 1st!
1 day Introduction to Sewing Workshop

1 day Introduction to Sewing Workshop

02 April 2017
Become familiar with the basics of machine sewing in this 1 day Introduction to Sewing Workshop on 2nd April.
BFLF Edinburgh, DJ Alex Paterson (The Orb) ’Heroes & Villains’

BFLF Edinburgh, DJ Alex Paterson (The Orb) ’Heroes & Villains’

02 April 2017
The Big Fish Little Fish Crew come to La Belle Angèle on 2nd April for some family fun!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

02 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Foster and Allen

Foster and Allen

02 April 2017
Foster & Allen, celebrating forty years in the music industry, perform at Howden Park Centre for the first time.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

02 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Geology Walk

Geology Walk

02 April 2017
Learn about the geology of the Water of Leith in this guided walk in the Dells with Beverley Bergman.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

02 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Hospitals of the Future

Hospitals of the Future

02 April 2017
Learn how multi-disciplinary approaches are transforming our hospitals in incredible ways.
How much Medicine is too much?

How much Medicine is too much?

02 April 2017
A thought-provoking event exploring the challenges facing healthcare organisations.
Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

02 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Climate Change - What do these physical changes mean for the plants and animals that live in Earth's polar regions?
Lou Lou’s Edinburgh Vintage Fair

Lou Lou’s Edinburgh Vintage Fair

02 April 2017
The award-winning Lou Lou's Vintage Fair will be returning to Edinburgh's Assembly Rooms on Sunday 2nd April!
One or None for The Road

One or None for The Road

02 April 2017
Watch Nick Strangeway & Jack McGarry mix a range of low-ABV drinks designed using The London Essence Co mixer range.
Rhiannon Giddens

Rhiannon Giddens

02 April 2017
Regular Music presents Rhiannon Giddens plus special guests at The Queen's Hall on 2nd April.
Science Festival Church Service

Science Festival Church Service

02 April 2017
Come along to the annual church service celebrating Edinburgh International Science Festival at St Giles' Cathedral.
Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

02 April 2017
Scotfairs hold a regular Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair at Meadowbank Stadium, Edinburgh
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

02 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

02 April 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

02 April 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Tea-Lightful! The Origins -  Science and Traditions of Tea

Tea-Lightful! The Origins - Science and Traditions of Tea

02 April 2017
Join us as we explore the origins - science and traditions of tea - from plant to cup
The Art of Neuroscience

The Art of Neuroscience

02 April 2017
The artists awarded Creative Research Artist Fellowships by NHS Lothian’s Art & Therapeutic Design programme.
The Cradle of Humanity

The Cradle of Humanity

02 April 2017
Discover how East Africa became the cradle of humanity, giving rise to the brainy ape and allowing us to dominate.
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

02 April 2017
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
What Might Have Been: An Alternative History of Life on Earth

What Might Have Been: An Alternative History of Life on Earth

02 April 2017
Embark on a journey through 600 million years of animal life with fossil-hunter - zoologist and author Jules Howard.
Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

02 April 2017
Learn how mobile technology works and look forward to a 5G connected world.
A healthy philosophy: we need to talk about how we value our medicines

A healthy philosophy: we need to talk about how we value our medicines

03 April 2017
Join our panel of experts to examine how we can get value for money from our medicines.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

03 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Cosmonaut

Cosmonaut

03 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Cosmonaut tells three interlocking stories from the early space race in a play about history, conspiracy, and myth.
Easter Gaitherin‘ 2017

Easter Gaitherin‘ 2017

03 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Edinburgh West
Interested in making music? Book your place now for Trad’s Easter Gaitherin’ 2017 for 9 - 18 years old!
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

03 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Head in the Clouds

Head in the Clouds

03 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Head in the Clouds is a lovely, tactile show for little folk brought to Puppet Animation Festival by IpDip Theatre.
Hibernian Community Foundation Easter Football Camp

Hibernian Community Foundation Easter Football Camp

03 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
The Easter holiday is on its way, so keep your child busy with the Hibernian Easter Football Camp at Tranent.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

03 April 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

03 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Mumba Zumba - Brand new parent and baby dance class

Mumba Zumba - Brand new parent and baby dance class

03 April 2017
Leith
Mumba Zumba, a brand new parent and baby dance class is starting on 13th February at South Leith Parish Church Halls.
Nap Time

Nap Time

03 April 2017
Let Prof Richard Wiseman help you have the best nap of your life!
Pentlands Activity Camps (PAC)

Pentlands Activity Camps (PAC)

03 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
School holiday fun, adventure & activity for children age 5 to young teenagers at Pentlands Activity Camps.
Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

03 April 2017
What might life on earth might be like at the end of the century? Come along and discover the issues at hand.
Red Raw

Red Raw

03 April 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Scientists Have Your Data!

Scientists Have Your Data!

03 April 2017
Scientists have your data and they want to use it. Come and decide what they can do with it.
Sister Act

Sister Act

03 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Sing Hallelujah for the all new production of Sister Act starring Alexandra Burke at Edinburgh Playhouse in April '17.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Cathal McConnell & Friends

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Cathal McConnell & Friends

03 April 2017
Come along to the Traverse Theatre on 3rd April for an evening with Cathal McConnell & Friends!
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

03 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Wearables That Snitch on Us

Wearables That Snitch on Us

03 April 2017
Wearable devices are increasingly helping us improve our daily lives but do they also tell others what we do?
A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Ding-Dong (A Bit of a Farce)

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Ding-Dong (A Bit of a Farce)

04 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Traverse Theatre presents: A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Ding-Dong (A Bit of a Farce).
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

04 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Borders -  benefits and biomedicine: surveillance and social justice

Borders - benefits and biomedicine: surveillance and social justice

04 April 2017
Should we be concerned that data can be unfairly used to exclude those who are unable to speak up for themselves?
Creative Science – Polar Felting

Creative Science – Polar Felting

04 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Make your very own Polar wildlife creation to take home with you in a highly multisensory and hands-on experience.
Dictionary for a New World

Dictionary for a New World

04 April 2017
Learn about cutting-edge research and discover how words change the physical structure of our brains.
Door Supervisor Training Course

Door Supervisor Training Course

04 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services are holding a 5 day Door Supervisor Training Course from 4th-8th April.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

04 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Dr Bunhead’s Eggcellent Eggsplosions

Dr Bunhead’s Eggcellent Eggsplosions

04 April 2017 - 07 April 2017
Join TV's favourite stunt scientist Dr Bunhead on this joy-ride through science mayhem.
Dr Stirlingshire’s Discovery

Dr Stirlingshire’s Discovery

04 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
Bring the family along to see 'Dr Stirlingshire’s Discovery' a show for age 5+ at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

04 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Games: Just What the Doctor Ordered

Games: Just What the Doctor Ordered

04 April 2017
Join Prof Pam Kato to explore ground-breaking games in the treatment of disease.
Healthy Soil Healthy Food

Healthy Soil Healthy Food

04 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Become a soil scientist and find out what makes a healthy soil.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

04 April 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Identity!

Identity!

04 April 2017
Explore forensic techniques and discover how forensic investigators prove that evidence identifies an individual.
MadLab SpaceFlag

MadLab SpaceFlag

04 April 2017
Join MadLab in this hands-on electronics workshop to build a SpaceFlag!
Richard Melvin Presents: More Radio Recordings! - Fred at The Stand for BBC Radio 4

Richard Melvin Presents: More Radio Recordings! - Fred at The Stand for BBC Radio 4

04 April 2017
Big Names & Rising Stars Take To The Stage for another night of radio recordings at The Stand Comedy Club.
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

04 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers comes to several Edinburgh venues as part of Puppet Animation Festival.
Slime mould -  the pet you never knew you wanted!

Slime mould - the pet you never knew you wanted!

04 April 2017
Come and join us to explore the wonderful world of slime mould in this workshop!
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

04 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction

04 April 2017
‘Stranger Than Fiction’ - Don't miss this talk by author Tricia J. Robertson at The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre!
Surgical Sleuths

Surgical Sleuths

04 April 2017 - 12 April 2017
A hands-on workshop exploring the exciting world of medical diagnosis and surgical solutions.
Survive!

Survive!

04 April 2017
Learn new skills from our wild leaders at Water of Leith Conservation Trust during the school holidays!
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

04 April 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
The Fertility Computer

The Fertility Computer

04 April 2017
Explore the latest advances in reproductive technologies.
Uncanny Valley

Uncanny Valley

04 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Uncanny Valley - An interactive show for 8-12 year olds with a real 'live' robot at Festival Theatre Studio.
Wild about Scotland Bus - City Centre

Wild about Scotland Bus - City Centre

04 April 2017 - 13 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Hop on board the Wild about Scotland bus to find out about Scottish wildlife and RZSS native conservation projects.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

05 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
A.D.F at La Belle Angele (Launch Party)

A.D.F at La Belle Angele (Launch Party)

05 April 2017
Join our A.D.F Launch Party for a brand new underground techno night in the new 2nd room of La Belle Angele.
Amy Macdonald

Amy Macdonald

05 April 2017 - 04 April 2017
DF Concerts Presents: Amy Macdonald plus support at the Usher Hall on 5th April!
Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

05 April 2017
Learn how the conservation of the painted mummy shroud from the Egyptian tomb of Montsuef revealed an untold story.
Discovering the Unseen World

Discovering the Unseen World

05 April 2017
Discover the fascinating world of microscopic life in this workshop on 5th April.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

05 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

05 April 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

05 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Experts in Short Trousers

Experts in Short Trousers

05 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Cultured Mongrel Dance Theatre present Experts In Short Trousers – a thrilling alien adventure for all the family!
Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof

05 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Come along and enjoy Fiddler on the Roof, one of the most-loved musicals of all time, at the King's Theatre in April.
Girl in The Machine

Girl in The Machine

05 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Traverse Theatre Company presents: Girl in The Machine - an exploration of technology in a world that’s falling apart.
GoatMan: How I Took a Holiday from Being Human

GoatMan: How I Took a Holiday from Being Human

05 April 2017
Hear what happened when a research grant offered Thomas Thwaites a chance to take a holiday from being human!
Japes

Japes

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

Loco Kamanchi

05 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
MAMA presents Spamalot

MAMA presents Spamalot

05 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Monty Python’s Spamalot gallops into The Brunton in April 2017 for an East Lothian premiere!
Marty: Activate!

Marty: Activate!

05 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Get your hands on Marty - the walking, dancing robot - and learn how robots work.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

05 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Science in a post-truth world

Science in a post-truth world

05 April 2017
Science works on the sharing of facts and learning - how can this thrive in a world that no longer values knowledge?
Sex -  Lies and Brainscans

Sex - Lies and Brainscans

05 April 2017
Join us to examine functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and its applications in neuroscience.
Sing and Dance in Space and Time with Mr Boom

Sing and Dance in Space and Time with Mr Boom

05 April 2017
Join Mr Boom on an amazing musical adventure through time and space!
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

05 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers comes to several Edinburgh venues as part of Puppet Animation Festival.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

05 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

05 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Art of Medical Imaging

The Art of Medical Imaging

05 April 2017
Explore how art, artists and movies have helped radiologists to visualise the human body.
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

05 April 2017
Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy!
Your phenomenal phone and what it says about your privacy

Your phenomenal phone and what it says about your privacy

05 April 2017
An exploration of what our mobiles give away about us and what happens to that information.
A Night Full Of Words

A Night Full Of Words

06 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Come along to a night all about literature and feminism in the Scottish Poetry Library.
A Number

A Number

06 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Bernard always thought he was an only child – but at the age of 35 he learns the chilling truth!
A Picture of Health

A Picture of Health

06 April 2017 - 07 April 2017
A Picture of Health - Discover the science of farming for a healthier future.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

06 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Bio-Discoveries

Bio-Discoveries

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
What new things have a team of biologists discovered over the past year about animals, plants and other living things.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

06 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

06 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Ensonglopedia of Science

Ensonglopedia of Science

06 April 2017
Join multi-award-winning writer and performer John Hinton for his brand new peer reviewed show at Summerhall.
Experts in Short Trousers

Experts in Short Trousers

06 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Cultured Mongrel Dance Theatre present Experts In Short Trousers – a thrilling alien adventure for all the family!
Fashionable Diseases: Syphilis -  Consumption and Gout

Fashionable Diseases: Syphilis - Consumption and Gout

06 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Learn how shameful diseases like syphilis, gout and consumption became the height of fashion.
Food Expiry Dates: what to believe?

Food Expiry Dates: what to believe?

06 April 2017
Should we believe the dates on food labels and what can technology do to help us avoid waste?
Greening the developing world

Greening the developing world

06 April 2017
Investigate the importance of clean tech and renewable energy provisions in helping developing economies grow.
How Beer Made Science History

How Beer Made Science History

06 April 2017
Learn how brewing science changed the world at this after dark peak behind the scenes at Summerhall brewery.
Huxtable plus Arrows of Time + PYRO

Huxtable plus Arrows of Time + PYRO

06 April 2017
It's time to celebrate the 2 piece bands that rock! Catch Huxtable plus Arrows of Time & PYRO at La Belle Angèle.
Isaac’s Eye

Isaac’s Eye

06 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
A contemporary play that looks into the life of a young Isaac Newton.
Maths: Connecting Our World

Maths: Connecting Our World

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Find out how maths can stop disease spreading, enable computers to talk to each other and help find the fastes routes.
Old Blind Dogs

Old Blind Dogs

06 April 2017
Old Blind Dogs, one of Scotland’s most highly touted traditional folk bands play at The Queen's Hall on 6th April.
Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

06 April 2017
North Edinburgh Arts are screening several films as part of this year's Puppet Animation Festival!
River Dipping

River Dipping

06 April 2017
Join us IN the river for this favourite activity at Water of Leith Conservation Trust!
Seeing Minds Online

Seeing Minds Online

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Join us to see if you can tell the difference between a human and a chat-bot!
Smart Soft Stuff

Smart Soft Stuff

06 April 2017 - 07 April 2017
Meet researchers who work on smart squishy materials in this workshop for age 8+.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

06 April 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

06 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Stranger Than Fiction - The Panel Game

Stranger Than Fiction - The Panel Game

06 April 2017
Can you tell science-myth from science-fact? Sort the truth from the lies in this rip-roaring panel game.
The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

06 April 2017
Explore the notion of the 24-hour city and how lighting can shape sustainable cities that are more enjoyable & safer.
The rise of e-democracy

The rise of e-democracy

06 April 2017
What will the role of modern technologies and communication methods be in the future of politics.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

06 April 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Unlocking the Gamer

Unlocking the Gamer

06 April 2017
Learn how designers create games with the player in mind and find out more about your virtual self.
Who will scam us next -  and how?

Who will scam us next - and how?

06 April 2017
Uncover the ways that scammers can gain access to our money, data and passwords.
A death online

A death online

07 April 2017
Today most of us have a data rich online life, but happens to your data when you die?
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

07 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Bike Powered Cinema

Bike Powered Cinema

07 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join us for a pedal-powered film screening of the award-winning documentary Just Eat It and panel discussion.
Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club - Edinburgh

Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club - Edinburgh

07 April 2017
Grab your tickets for the perfect good times show when Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club comes to La Belle Angèle!
Ded Rabbit, Ayakara & Young Jack

Ded Rabbit, Ayakara & Young Jack

07 April 2017
Alt rock/Indie band Ded Rabbit play at The Mash House on 7th April with support from Ayakara & Young Jack.
Dinosaur Detectives

Dinosaur Detectives

07 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre present Dinosaur Detectives as part of the Puppet Animation Festival & Science Festival.
Disrupting the food chain

Disrupting the food chain

07 April 2017
New technologies are being used to disrupt the food chain, but are they making our food systems better?
Experts in Short Trousers

Experts in Short Trousers

07 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Cultured Mongrel Dance Theatre present Experts In Short Trousers – a thrilling alien adventure for all the family!
Exploring The Invisible -  with Simon Park

Exploring The Invisible - with Simon Park

07 April 2017
Explore the hidden world by directly surveying the urban microbiology of Edinburgh in an alfresco and mobile workshop.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

07 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

07 April 2017
Join the Wee Experts for an adventure as they set out to discover the wonderful world of science.
Friday Night Champagne & Sparkling Wine Tasting

Friday Night Champagne & Sparkling Wine Tasting

07 April 2017
A Champagne v Sparkling Wine Tasting evening hosted by Rose Murray Brown is being held on 7th April.
Future Vehicle Showcase

Future Vehicle Showcase

07 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join us for a unique open day, showcasing a variety of electric low carbon vehicles and technologies on the market.
Iain Connell and Robert Florence:  Uncles

Iain Connell and Robert Florence: Uncles

07 April 2017
Iain Connell and Robert Florence are back for a wee dram at Howden Park Centre and one hilarious night.
Mighty Oak Sound System

Mighty Oak Sound System

07 April 2017
Mighty Oak Sound System are back at the Mash House on 7th April.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

07 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

07 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Music Producer Workshop

Music Producer Workshop

07 April 2017
Write and publish your own music using the latest technology in this workshop for Age 8+.
Party On

Party On

07 April 2017
Get playful with exclusive adults-only access to our brand new Play On exhibition accompanied by live music.
Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

07 April 2017
North Edinburgh Arts are screening several films as part of this year's Puppet Animation Festival!
Qs & As with Colin MacLachlan The Pilgrim SAS Veteran

Qs & As with Colin MacLachlan The Pilgrim SAS Veteran

07 April 2017
Various Locations Midlothian
Who Dares Cares invites you to Walkerburn Rugby Club for a Q & A with Colin MacLachlan, The Pilgrim SAS Veteran.
Reflections on Time

Reflections on Time

07 April 2017
Join Raymond Tallis to explore concepts of time.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

07 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Burger Evolution

The Burger Evolution

07 April 2017
Join us at our pop-up burger bar to taste the past, present and future of this classic and much-loved sandwich.
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

07 April 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

07 April 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
TV in a connected culture

TV in a connected culture

07 April 2017
Is binge watching bad for you? Join our panel of experts as they explore the changes in our sofa-based habits.
Virtual Reality Worlds – Meet the Experts

Virtual Reality Worlds – Meet the Experts

07 April 2017
Come along to Dynamic Earth and meet scientists developing a new kind of virtual reality technology.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

07 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
A Stone’s Throw

A Stone’s Throw

08 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
A Stone’s Throw is an intriguing modern day fairy-tale. Watch it at Summerhall as part of Edinburgh Science Festival.
A technophobe’s guide to disconnecting

A technophobe’s guide to disconnecting

08 April 2017
What would it take to live your life without the use of technology?
Augmented Reality (AR) Workshop

Augmented Reality (AR) Workshop

08 April 2017
Welcome to the magic of augmented reality (AR) taking real-world items & enhancing them with computer generated image.
Border Reiver

Border Reiver

08 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
Various Locations Midlothian
Have you got what it takes to Strive, Achieve, Succeed? Who Dares Cares invites you to Border Reiver on 8th/9th April.
Boundaries 0.1 Exhibition

Boundaries 0.1 Exhibition

08 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Delves into Hollis presents Boundaries: A new exhibition for emerging artists at Dance For All from 8th-10th April.
Can computers be creative?

Can computers be creative?

08 April 2017
Join us for a discussion on the potential of computers to be creative.
Catching the Travel Bug

Catching the Travel Bug

08 April 2017
As our world becomes more connected, the spread of disease and viruses becomes more of an issue. What can be done?
Chimps on Trial

Chimps on Trial

08 April 2017
Join primatologist Lewis Dean to examine what we know about the mental abilities of our closest evolutionary cousins.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

08 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Death of the Paperback

Death of the Paperback

08 April 2017
As technology advances will the paperback die out? Come along to this interactive event at Summerhall.
Distilling Live! - Sold Out

Distilling Live! - Sold Out

08 April 2017
Join us for a live gin distillation event with Edinburgh Gin!
Drawing the Mind  with Jemma Pilcher,  Ana Rondelli and Anna Mickelsone

Drawing the Mind with Jemma Pilcher, Ana Rondelli and Anna Mickelsone

08 April 2017
Explore what we know about the inner workings of the brain.
Edinburgh Darts Classic

Edinburgh Darts Classic

08 April 2017
Edinburgh Darts Classic - World’s Top Two Darts Stars Set for rematch at Edinburgh Corn Exchange on 8th April.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

08 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Electro Cycle

Electro Cycle

08 April 2017
Leith
Join us for some April House Music shenanigans on our fourth Electro Cycle night of the year at The Village in Leith.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

08 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
From page to reality: Sci-fi meets modern life

From page to reality: Sci-fi meets modern life

08 April 2017
Join us to explore the symbiotic relationship between science and fiction.
Frost* Live at The Liquid Room - Edinburgh

Frost* Live at The Liquid Room - Edinburgh

08 April 2017
Frost* Live at The Liquid Room as part of their spring tour on 8th April. Don't miss it!
Gardening the Earth

Gardening the Earth

08 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
Take the food plant ID challenge and find out how food production could become more environmentally friendly.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

08 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

08 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Head in the Clouds

Head in the Clouds

08 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Head in the Clouds is a lovely, tactile show for little folk brought to Puppet Animation Festival by IpDip Theatre.
How to Sustain: Sustainability and its Societal Implications

How to Sustain: Sustainability and its Societal Implications

08 April 2017
A reflection on our understanding of sustainability across ecology, economics, politics and culture.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

08 April 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Lesley Barnes: Jill and Lion

Lesley Barnes: Jill and Lion

08 April 2017
Illustrator Lesley Barnes will read from her new book Jill & Lion then lead craft activities after the story.
Magic a Kind of Queen

Magic a Kind of Queen

08 April 2017
Magic, the first and still the best tribute to Queen perform all of Queen’s greatest hits in their new show for 2017.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

08 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Online Identity

Online Identity

08 April 2017
Join psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski in conversation with writer and musician Pat Kane as they discuss online identity.
Raspberry Pi Robots: Spy Challenge

Raspberry Pi Robots: Spy Challenge

08 April 2017
Learn how to program a hydrogen-powered robot using Raspberry Pi and Scratch then send it off on a mission.
Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts Outdoor Walk

Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts Outdoor Walk

08 April 2017
Get your ticket for a 2.5km guided outdoor walk exploring the geology that makes carbon capture & storage possible.
The Biophilia Education Project

The Biophilia Education Project

08 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Learn about music and science and push your creative boundaries using new technologies.
The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

08 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Academics, activists and comedians pitch their visions of the future in an increasingly connected world.
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

08 April 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Firrenes (plus support: Ross Arthur)

The Firrenes (plus support: Ross Arthur)

08 April 2017
Enjoy a great night out when The Firrenes play Cabaret Voltaire on 8th April with support from Ross Arthur.
The Right to be Forgotten

The Right to be Forgotten

08 April 2017
Is anything ever forgotten online? Join us to explore the legal, technical and personal issues.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

08 April 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play Edinburgh

Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play Edinburgh

08 April 2017
Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play the hits of the Inspiral Carpets at La Belle Angèle on 8th April.
Walking Wedding Fair

Walking Wedding Fair

08 April 2017
Back by popular demand, the Greater Grassmarket invites you to Edinburgh's only Walking Wedding Fair on 8th April.
Why we play

Why we play

08 April 2017
Explore the real meaning of play and discover how technology is changing the way we play.
Your Robot Roommate

Your Robot Roommate

08 April 2017
Discover a possible future where robots and humans live happily together.
Blockchain technology: A Secure Solution

Blockchain technology: A Secure Solution

09 April 2017
Can blockchains, the technology that made bitcoin transactions possible, be put to use in many other capacities?
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

09 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Conductive DJ

Conductive DJ

09 April 2017
Learn to re-mix and create music using MaKey MaKey and anything that conducts electricty.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

09 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Digital Smells in a Digital Future

Digital Smells in a Digital Future

09 April 2017
Learn why it's so challenging to send digital smells!
Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

09 April 2017
Explore the impact on science and art of Scottish zoologist D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

09 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction

Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction

09 April 2017
Join Lin Anderson and Prof. Lorna Dawson for a unique event - Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction at Summerhall.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

09 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

09 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

09 April 2017
Edinburgh South
Transmission Meditation is a simple form of group meditation combining two yogas: Karma Yoga & Laya Yoga.
Ladykerry Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop

Ladykerry Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop

09 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Ladykerry turns one! Join the celebrations at a Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop full of fun, quirky + kitsch gifts.
Megalomatic plus Special Guests

Megalomatic plus Special Guests

09 April 2017
La Belle Angèle welcomes Glasgow band Megalomatic plus Special Guests on 9th April.
Morality out of money

Morality out of money

09 April 2017
Discover how money has been central in establishing some of the moral principles at the heart of western culture.
Nathan Carter and his band - The Wanna Dance Tour

Nathan Carter and his band - The Wanna Dance Tour

09 April 2017
Music for everyone when Nathan Carter and his band play at the Festival Theatre on 9th April.
Restoring and Preserving Natures Beauty. The Art of Taxidermy -  with Fiona Dean

Restoring and Preserving Natures Beauty. The Art of Taxidermy - with Fiona Dean

09 April 2017
Join artist Fiona Dean as she gives a live demonstration and talks through the process of bird taxidermy.
River Clean-Up Day

River Clean-Up Day

09 April 2017
Come along and join our volunteer team at The Water of Leith Conservation Trust for our river clean-up day!
Robert Florence & Iain Connell: Uncles

Robert Florence & Iain Connell: Uncles

09 April 2017
Expect big laughs when Robert Florence & Iain Connell bring their hilarious new show 'Uncles' to the Stand in April!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Winton House

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Winton House

09 April 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Come along to Scotland's Gardens Charity Open Day at Winton House on 9th April.
Siccar Point: the abyss of time

Siccar Point: the abyss of time

09 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Visit Siccar Point - James Hutton's most important discovery in his search for evidence of deep time.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Twelfth Day

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Twelfth Day

09 April 2017
Soundhouse present: Twelfth Day at the Traverse Theatre on 9th April.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

09 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

09 April 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

09 April 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

09 April 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Ethical Carnivore -  My Year of Killing to Eat

The Ethical Carnivore - My Year of Killing to Eat

09 April 2017
Louise Gray talks about her year-long adventure eating only meat she had killed herself.
The Particle Zoo

The Particle Zoo

09 April 2017
Explore the weirdness of the subatomic world with experimental particle physicist Dr Gavin Hesketh.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

10 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Children’s Book Festival

Children’s Book Festival

10 April 2017 - 12 April 2017
Bring the kids along to a Children’s Book Festival hosted by the Granary, Leith from 10th - 12th April.
Dinosaur Detectives

Dinosaur Detectives

10 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre present Dinosaur Detectives as part of the Puppet Animation Festival & Science Festival.
Dinosaur World

Dinosaur World

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family.
Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

10 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join distinguished microbiologist Professor Peter Piot for this year’s Edinburgh Medal address.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

10 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

10 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Faslane

Faslane

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
Jenna Watt navigates her own journey through the politics, protests and peace camps of the nuclear debate.
Food Discovery Zone: Food Safety -  Nutrition and You!

Food Discovery Zone: Food Safety - Nutrition and You!

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Join us on an interactive journey to explore the foods you eat and how they may affect your health and wellbeing!
Harvesting for Health

Harvesting for Health

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
Discover what foods are good for your heart, gut and the environment.
How do rivers work?

How do rivers work?

10 April 2017 - 12 April 2017
Learn about the geomorphology of rivers and find out about current river restoration work happening in Scotland.
Large Honeybee Collider

Large Honeybee Collider

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Learn all about the past and future of the humble honeybee in this interactive exhibition.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

10 April 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Low Impact Meal

Low Impact Meal

10 April 2017
Discover how we can eat a more sustainable diet as you enjoy a three course taster menu.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

10 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Mumba Zumba - Brand new parent and baby dance class

Mumba Zumba - Brand new parent and baby dance class

10 April 2017
Leith
Mumba Zumba, a brand new parent and baby dance class is starting on 13th February at South Leith Parish Church Halls.
Pop-up Lab: What’s it like to be a heart scientist?

Pop-up Lab: What’s it like to be a heart scientist?

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Step into our pop-up laboratory and experience what it’s like to be a life-saving heart scientist.
Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

10 April 2017
North Edinburgh Arts are screening several films as part of this year's Puppet Animation Festival!
Red Raw

Red Raw

10 April 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
RFID Treasure Hunt Challenge

RFID Treasure Hunt Challenge

10 April 2017
Learn about RFID tagging in an exciting two part challenge.
Scotland’s Seagrass Meadows

Scotland’s Seagrass Meadows

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Explore the wonder of Scotland's seagrass meadows.
Seeing Speech -  Hearing Tongues

Seeing Speech - Hearing Tongues

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
A phonetic science interactive workshop to let you see how your own tongue moves inside your mouth when you speak.
Snuff plus Special Guests

Snuff plus Special Guests

10 April 2017
Come along and create some chaos with us when Snuff comes to La Belle Angèle on 10th April!
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

10 April 2017
Catch recent winners of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award for Best Duo, Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman at Traverse Theatre.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

10 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Superhero Science Show

Superhero Science Show

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
This live show packed full of experiments explores how real objects from the Museum have given us all super powers.
The Experimentarium

The Experimentarium

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Come and explore our Experimentarium -  a brand new space for Science Festival 2017 that’s packed fu
Vets -  Pets and Datasets

Vets - Pets and Datasets

10 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Try your hand at being a vet and learn how data from SAVSNET help animal welfare.
What is Wellness? The Pursuit of Eating Clean

What is Wellness? The Pursuit of Eating Clean

10 April 2017
Learn the true impact of our pursuit for wellness.
Why is life so complicated? Can my computer help?

Why is life so complicated? Can my computer help?

10 April 2017
Explore the power of complex computer simulations and discover how they could help sort out our complex lives.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Channelling Jabez

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Channelling Jabez

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Traverse Theatre presents: A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Channelling Jabez.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

11 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
AI-Powered Healthcare

AI-Powered Healthcare

11 April 2017
Discover the possibilities of AI-Powered Healthcare.
Amazing Immunology

Amazing Immunology

11 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Reveal the secrets of your immune system in a fun interactive session with real medical research scientists.
Bona Fide

Bona Fide

11 April 2017
Bona Fide is a new show which asks the cream of Scotland’s comics to perform material written for one night only!
Build your own drawing robot

Build your own drawing robot

11 April 2017
Have a go at building your own robot in this fun intro to electronics and motors.
Cheeseology 2.0

Cheeseology 2.0

11 April 2017
Come along for a tutored tasting journey on the technologies used to produce cheese in its many delicious varieties.
Chemistry of the Human Body

Chemistry of the Human Body

11 April 2017
What are we made of? The arsenic to zirconium of the human body.
Connecting Codes to Cures

Connecting Codes to Cures

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get hands-on to crack the secret code of DNA.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

11 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Genetic Modification: Food for Thought

Genetic Modification: Food for Thought

11 April 2017
This interactive discussion investigates the kind of agriculture and food systems that can provide the food we need.
Head in the Clouds

Head in the Clouds

11 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Head in the Clouds is a lovely, tactile show for little folk brought to Puppet Animation Festival by IpDip Theatre.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

11 April 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Lost at Sea

Lost at Sea

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Theatre company Catherine Wheels explores the biggest subject they could possibly try and tackle – the ocean!
Lothian Birth Cohort Project

Lothian Birth Cohort Project

11 April 2017
Discover how childhood mental capacity affects health and cognitive function in later life.
Making the New Human

Making the New Human

11 April 2017
See yourself in a new way, with wired brain and augmented strength, in this interactive show.
Micro-Engineers

Micro-Engineers

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Discover real life plans to implant a miniature monitoring station inside a cancer tumour, to help doctors destroy it.
Mud!!

Mud!!

11 April 2017
Have some fun with mud at the Water of Leith Conservation Trust!
Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

Puppet Animation Festival Film Screenings

11 April 2017
North Edinburgh Arts are screening several films as part of this year's Puppet Animation Festival!
Researching Alien Worlds – Meet the Experts

Researching Alien Worlds – Meet the Experts

11 April 2017
Could alien life exist? Come along to Dynamic Earth, meet Astrobiologists and take part in hands-on activities.
Researching Alien Worlds – Special Show Dome Event

Researching Alien Worlds – Special Show Dome Event

11 April 2017
Researching Alien Worlds - Join us for an exclusive event in the 360 degree ShowDome at Dynamc Earth.
Scottish Identity

Scottish Identity

11 April 2017
Join poet and novelist James Robertson in discussion with a prominent scientist to explore the Scottish self.
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

11 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers comes to several Edinburgh venues as part of Puppet Animation Festival.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

11 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

11 April 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
What Can Supercomputers do?

What Can Supercomputers do?

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
What Can Supercomputers do? Come and use our Raspberry Pi mini-supercomputers to find out.
Why Places Matter for Mental Wellbeing

Why Places Matter for Mental Wellbeing

11 April 2017
An interactive discussion that will help you discover and discuss how our surroundings can affect our mental health.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

12 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
CCTV Operator Course

CCTV Operator Course

12 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
A 4 day CCTV Operator Course is being held in April by UMBRAsec Training & Security Services.
Creative Science - Ultimate Aliens

Creative Science - Ultimate Aliens

12 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Get creative at Dynamic Earth and design your very own ultimate alien to take home.
Designer Diets

Designer Diets

12 April 2017
Discover the power of maths in a quest to create healthier diets.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

12 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Dr Bunhead’s Improvised Explosions

Dr Bunhead’s Improvised Explosions

12 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Dr Bunhead’s Improvised Explosions - Expect factual monologues, science demonstrations and much more!
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

12 April 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

12 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Gadget Factory at the museum

Gadget Factory at the museum

12 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Investigate and explore how everyday gadgets work and build your own in our mini Gadget Factory.
Intelligent Transport: Connecting Our World

Intelligent Transport: Connecting Our World

12 April 2017
How can we combine technology and data for better and more intelligent transport systems?
Japes

Japes

12 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Light Drawing

Light Drawing

12 April 2017
Using science and art to sketch with photons in a creative workshop for all artistic abilities.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

12 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Look Up

Look Up

12 April 2017
Simon Watt explores some of the science behind space exploration.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

12 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Nature, Nurture or Neither?

Nature, Nurture or Neither?

12 April 2017
Join scientist and author Steve Jones to debate whether identity can really be split into nature and nurture.
Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

12 April 2017
Edinburgh International Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live at the Usher Hall.
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers

12 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sir Moustache Bristleby and the Ed-Splorers comes to several Edinburgh venues as part of Puppet Animation Festival.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

12 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

12 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Big Data Show

The Big Data Show

12 April 2017
Join us for this work-in-progress interactive digital show that's part digital magic and part history of hacking.
The Bleeding Edge

The Bleeding Edge

12 April 2017
Does technology turn toxic in an unequal world? 
The Chemistry Show

The Chemistry Show

12 April 2017 - 13 April 2017
Expect bangs, flames and foam in a classic show of experiments and fun.
The Sound Revolution

The Sound Revolution

12 April 2017
Join us to explore the influence digital technology has had on music and what effect it might have in the future!
Transmission Podcast Live Recording

Transmission Podcast Live Recording

12 April 2017
A live recording of Transmission Podcast, which speculates on the possibility of life on Proxima b.
Tundra shrubs - Arctic time machines -  with Sandra Angers-Blondin

Tundra shrubs - Arctic time machines - with Sandra Angers-Blondin

12 April 2017
Investigate how plants in the Artic are changing in this hands-on workshop.
Venue Expo & PA Expo

Venue Expo & PA Expo

12 April 2017
As a leading MICE Industry Exhibition, the Venue Expo, co-located with PA Expo, host a show at the EICC.
Wiff Waff Wednesday

Wiff Waff Wednesday

12 April 2017
A monthly ping pong night for all ages with music, drink and great food at the Drill Hall Arts Cafe.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

13 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
ASCUS Lab’s Chemistry of Natural Dyes -  with Dr Ryan Lewis

ASCUS Lab’s Chemistry of Natural Dyes - with Dr Ryan Lewis

13 April 2017
Learn about natural dyes and take a take a tour through a spectrum of colours in this hands-on workshop.
Digital Maker Workshop

Digital Maker Workshop

13 April 2017
Design a 3D model using 3D Slash on a Raspberry Pi then discover how a 3D printer works.
Disease Detectives

Disease Detectives

13 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Become a disease detective and discover how science is helping us to prevent infection and fight disease.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

13 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

13 April 2017
Eddi Reader is back at the Festival Theatre performing songs from her triumphant new double album on 13th April.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

13 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Gravitational Waves

Gravitational Waves

13 April 2017
Explore the most important development in astronomy since 1608: the birth of gravitational wave astronomy.
Head in the Clouds

Head in the Clouds

13 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Head in the Clouds is a lovely, tactile show for little folk brought to Puppet Animation Festival by IpDip Theatre.
How Beer Made Science History

How Beer Made Science History

13 April 2017
Learn how brewing science changed the world at this after dark peak behind the scenes at Summerhall brewery.
Me, Myself and I

Me, Myself and I

13 April 2017
Author Christopher Brookmyre and poet Jenny Lindsay discuss how artists and writers bring their characters to life.
Metropolis Re-Launch Party

Metropolis Re-Launch Party

13 April 2017
Metropolis returns to the newly refurbished La Belle Angèle to Re-Launch their brand.
Michael Cassidy, Aaron Wright and more

Michael Cassidy, Aaron Wright and more

13 April 2017
Leith
Fortune Promotions is delighted to announce Michael Cassidy is headlining a show at Woodland Creatures on 13th April.
Parlour Sounds: When household appliances become innovative electronic instruments

Parlour Sounds: When household appliances become innovative electronic instruments

13 April 2017
A live multimedia event using innovative electronics to transform and invent instruments.
Reverieme (plus Special Guests)

Reverieme (plus Special Guests)

13 April 2017
Don't miss Reverieme when she brings her whole band to La Belle Angèle on 13th April!
Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

13 April 2017
Join Prof Sethu Vijayakumar as he explores the role of informatics -  digitisation - automation and robo
Simply Dylan

Simply Dylan

13 April 2017
Simply Dylan are back on the road again calling in at The Voodoo Rooms on 13th April.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

13 April 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

13 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Technaceuticals

Technaceuticals

13 April 2017
Instead of pharmaceuticals, doctors are turning to technology to alter brain activity and manage pain.
The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

13 April 2017
A special event exploring the potential discovery of supersymmetric particles at CERN.
The Internet of Everything: Friend or Foe?

The Internet of Everything: Friend or Foe?

13 April 2017
As the world around us becomes increasingly ‘smart’ what are the associated challenges and risks?
The Science of Transplantation

The Science of Transplantation

13 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Find out all about organ transplants and discover what makes a good match!
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

13 April 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Zoom Club: Animation Lab

The Zoom Club: Animation Lab

13 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Join us in The Zoom Club’s Animation Lab where you can explore moving image using traditional and digital techniques.
Zombie Science: Worst Case Scenario

Zombie Science: Worst Case Scenario

13 April 2017
Learn what you should do when the inevitable zombie pandemic occurs!
A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived

A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived

14 April 2017
Join geneticist Dr Adam Rutherford in this talk at Summerhall.
A Coding Adventure Workshop!

A Coding Adventure Workshop!

14 April 2017
Learn how to code your own animations in this unique workshop for Age 7+ at the National Museum of Scotland.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

14 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Atopic Art Art-Science Workshop with Beverley Hood

Atopic Art Art-Science Workshop with Beverley Hood

14 April 2017
Come along to ASCUS Lab for a workshop led by Beverley Hood one of their Artists in Residence!
Atopic Art Art-Science Workshop with Gordon Douglas

Atopic Art Art-Science Workshop with Gordon Douglas

14 April 2017
Come along to ASCUS Lab for a workshop led by Gordon Douglas - one of their Artists in Residence!
Balkanarama Edinburgh

Balkanarama Edinburgh

14 April 2017
Celebrate the arrival of spring with a riotous night of gypsy/klezmer/balkan music and much more!
Cadbury Easter Egg Trail at The Georgian House

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail at The Georgian House

14 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
Follow the trail, collect the clues, solve the puzzle and win a chocolatey reward!
Dinosaur Detectives

Dinosaur Detectives

14 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre present Dinosaur Detectives as part of the Puppet Animation Festival & Science Festival.
Feeding Time at the Zoo

Feeding Time at the Zoo

14 April 2017
Join us on an around the world culinary adventure at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
From séance to science: Who is psychology’s greatest hero?

From séance to science: Who is psychology’s greatest hero?

14 April 2017
The greatest scientist in the history of psychology? Who has the psych factor? You decide.
Mind Magic

Mind Magic

14 April 2017
Magician & psychologist Prof Richard Wiseman invites you to step backstage and explore the secret science of sorcery.
Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

Mini Zoomers: Sensory Scientists

14 April 2017
Discover hidden stories and explore fascinating phenomena from far away places and spaces through open-ended play.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

14 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

14 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

14 April 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Penguin Counters: Special Show Dome Event

The Penguin Counters: Special Show Dome Event

14 April 2017
Join us at Dynamic Earth for an exclusive screening of ‘The Penguin Counters’.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

14 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Branching Out: A Guided Botanical Drawing and Linocut Relief Printing Workshop

Branching Out: A Guided Botanical Drawing and Linocut Relief Printing Workshop

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
A two-day masterclass in drawing and printmaking, for beginners and advanced drawers alike.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

15 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

15 April 2017
Creen Craft - Repair your sense of connection to Earth, by engaging with the powerful process of making art.
Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive evening with leading dementia researchers - with a tour of the labs at the University of Edinburgh
Easter Saturday Raceday

Easter Saturday Raceday

15 April 2017
Come along and enjoy a thrilling day of flat racing at Musselburgh Racecourse on Easter Sunday!
Edinburgh Comic Con

Edinburgh Comic Con

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Edinburgh Comic Con is returning for its forth year of much geeky goodness.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

15 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

15 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

15 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

15 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

15 April 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Making Scents -  with Frank Machin

Making Scents - with Frank Machin

15 April 2017
Come along to ASCUS Lab for this unique chance to explore the evocative fifth sense!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

15 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert 2017 - The Americas

NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert 2017 - The Americas

15 April 2017
The NYOS Symphony Orchestra will be holding their Spring Concert at the Usher Hall on 15th April!
Phonik Presents Cristoph (Knee Deep in Sound / Truesoul)

Phonik Presents Cristoph (Knee Deep in Sound / Truesoul)

15 April 2017
Phonik line up one of the most exciting UK Artists on the scene right now - CRISTOPH - at La Belle Angele 15th April.
Researching with Drones: Meet the Experts

Researching with Drones: Meet the Experts

15 April 2017
Meet scientists from the University of Edinburgh working in Polar research with drone technology.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

15 April 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Think of a Number

Think of a Number

15 April 2017
Join A Number director Zinnie Harris as she shares her fascination with the themes of this play.
Why Dinosaurs Matter

Why Dinosaurs Matter

15 April 2017
Discover what we can learn from dinosaurs in this talk by Prof Ken Lacovara, discoverer of the Dreadnoughtus.
Wild about Scotland Bus - Edinburgh Zoo

Wild about Scotland Bus - Edinburgh Zoo

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Jump on-board the Wild about Scotland Bus at Edinburgh Zoo as part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.
Bags of Art

Bags of Art

16 April 2017
Cool and creative fun with artists Tessa Asquith-Lamb & Louise Fraser at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

16 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

16 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Easter Bank Holiday Special

Easter Bank Holiday Special

16 April 2017
Celebrate the Bank Holiday in style with a night of top comedy at The Stand Comedy Club!
Easter Excitement

Easter Excitement

16 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
Drop in and see us in the grounds at Hopetoun for some egg themed family fun on Sunday 16th or Monday 17th April.
Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire

Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire

16 April 2017
The Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire is back for it's fifth year as part of the Edinburgh Science Festival.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

16 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

16 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

16 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Old Town Street Food Festival: Easter Edition

Old Town Street Food Festival: Easter Edition

16 April 2017
The Cowgate welcomes back The Old Town Street Food Festival on 16th April hosted by The Three Sisters.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

16 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

16 April 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

16 April 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

16 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A very special lecture held in memory of Dr Tam Dalyell.
Wired Nature

Wired Nature

16 April 2017
Join us as we investigate the research and ideas behind the effects of technology and nature on our health.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

17 April 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Purple Rain - A Celebration of Prince

Purple Rain - A Celebration of Prince

17 April 2017
Purple Rain, a world class celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince, come to the Usher Hall.
Red Raw

Red Raw

17 April 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Fini Bearman

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Fini Bearman

17 April 2017
Soundhouse at the Traverse presents: London based singer, songwriter and composer, Fini Bearman.
Tots to Teens Sports Classes

Tots to Teens Sports Classes

17 April 2017
Booking for the second block of Oriam's Tots to Teens Sports Classes which start on April 17th is now open!
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

18 April 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint: His Final Bow

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: His Final Bow

18 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Traverse Theatre presents: A Play, A Pie and A Pint: His Final Bow from 18th - 22nd April.
Benefit in aid of Pilton Community Health Project

Benefit in aid of Pilton Community Health Project

18 April 2017
Join us at The Stand Comedy Club for a fantastic night of comedy in support of Pilton Community Health Project!
Funny Girl

Funny Girl

18 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Funny Girl is coming to Edinburgh Playhouse hot on the heels of a record breaking, critically acclaimed West End run.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

18 April 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Joe Bonamassa

Joe Bonamassa

18 April 2017
Due to popular demand from fans, Joe Bonamassa adds The Usher Hall to his April 2017 UK Tour.
Nell Gwynn

Nell Gwynn

18 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Nell Gwynn, winner of the 2016 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy, comes to the King's Theatre in April.
Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango

Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango

18 April 2017
Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango are the line-up on 18th April at La Belle Angèle.
Scotland in Six: Old vs. New: Battle of the Bands

Scotland in Six: Old vs. New: Battle of the Bands

18 April 2017
Scotland in Six: Medieval minstrels and classical Georgian-era musicians compete in a historic Battle of the Bands!
Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House

Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House

18 April 2017 - 13 July 2017
Musselburgh
Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House has featured in magazines & on TV in ‘Britain’s Best Back Gardens'.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

18 April 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
4 Week Garden Ware Pottery Course - April

4 Week Garden Ware Pottery Course - April

19 April 2017
Dirty Earth Pottery Studio are offering a short and intensive 4 week garden ware pottery course starting 19th April.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

19 April 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Japes

Japes

19 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Lampshade making workshop

Lampshade making workshop

19 April 2017
Gorebridge
Get creative and come and make your own lampshade with Virginia's Vintage Workshop on 15th March!
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

19 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

19 April 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Wander around Humbie Dean, a two acre ornamental and woodland garden. Part of Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Days.
Seasick Steve

Seasick Steve

19 April 2017
Catch American blues musician Seasick Steve at the Usher Hall on 19th April.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

19 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Topical Storm

Topical Storm

19 April 2017
Topical Storm - Radical satire at The Stand Comedy Club.
Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers + The Dirty Lies

Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers + The Dirty Lies

20 April 2017
Catch Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers with support from The Dirty Lies at Sneaky Pete's on 20th April.
Reekie 001 w/ 2T, Jed, Oddacity, Poczy & Residents

Reekie 001 w/ 2T, Jed, Oddacity, Poczy & Residents

20 April 2017
A fresh monthly grime night featuring some of the best talent in 0131 in La Belle Angele's.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

20 April 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Speed Dating in Edinburgh

Speed Dating in Edinburgh

20 April 2017
Join Slow Dating for one of their upcoming Speed Dating events being held at Lulu Edinburgh!
Stuff

Stuff

20 April 2017
Come along for a first look at a powerful and touching brand new play 'Stuff' by Sylvia Dow at the Traverse Theatre.
The Addams Family

The Addams Family

20 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
The UK & Irish premiere of musical comedy, The Addams Family arrives in Edinburgh in April 2017!
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

20 April 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Distraction Launch Party!

Distraction Launch Party!

21 April 2017
DISTRACTION LAUNCH PARTY at La Belle Angele on Friday 21st April.
Horse

Horse

21 April 2017
Experience Horse McDonald’s spellbinding debut play 'Careful' at The Studio, Festival Theatre on 21st April.
Hotel California

Hotel California

21 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Hotel California, Scotland’s own tribute to The Eagles are back with a new show at the Howden Park Centre.
Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon

Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon

21 April 2017
Fortune Promotions team up with Sneaky Pete's to bring you Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

21 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

21 April 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Voices of Midlothian

Voices of Midlothian

21 April 2017
For one night the choirs from six Midlothian secondary schools come together to perform a broad range of songs.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

21 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School

Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School

21 April 2017
Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School at La Belle Angèle on 21st April.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

22 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

22 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

22 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grant Stott’s Tales from Behind the Mic at The Brunton

Grant Stott’s Tales from Behind the Mic at The Brunton

22 April 2017
Grant Stott takes a look back at some of the funny, strange, awkward and bizarre moments in his life.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

22 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

22 April 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

22 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 41 Hermitage Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 41 Hermitage Gardens

22 April 2017
Edinburgh South
Scotland’s Gardens - 41 Hermitage Gardens is a large city garden at its best in spring.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

22 April 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
The Unthanks

The Unthanks

22 April 2017
Regular Music presents: The Unthanks: How The Wild Wind Blows at The Queen's Hall on 22nd April.
An Introduction to Mindfulness - 5 Week Course

An Introduction to Mindfulness - 5 Week Course

23 April 2017
Linlithgow
This 5 week course with Pause & Breathe will introduce you to the basic principles of mindfulness.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

23 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

23 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

23 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Heart of Midlothian Football Club Player Of The Year Awards

Heart of Midlothian Football Club Player Of The Year Awards

23 April 2017
Heart of Midlothian Football Club's Player of the Year Awards will take place at the EICC on 23rd April.
Led Zeppelin Masters

Led Zeppelin Masters

23 April 2017
Australia’s celebrated Led Zeppelin Masters arrive at the Usher Hall with their Stairway to Heaven tour.
Our Herbal Heritage

Our Herbal Heritage

23 April 2017
Explore the wealth of edible and medicinal plants to be found on our doorstep in this springtime forage!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

23 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

23 April 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

23 April 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Jack & Jill Market Edinburgh

The Jack & Jill Market Edinburgh

23 April 2017
The Jack & Jill Market returns to Meadowbank Stadium on the 23rd April.
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

23 April 2017
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

24 April 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Not Dead Enough

Not Dead Enough

24 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
The world premiere production of Not Dead Enough by author Peter James comes to the King's Theatre in April.
Psychic Sally - Call Me Psychic

Psychic Sally - Call Me Psychic

24 April 2017
Britain’s best-loved psychic and international star, Sally Morgan returns with her outstanding tour to Edinburgh.
Red Raw

Red Raw

24 April 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Soundhouse at the Traverse - Moishe’s Bagel

Soundhouse at the Traverse - Moishe’s Bagel

24 April 2017
Soundhouse presents: Moishe’s Bagel at the Traverse Theatre on 24th April.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Voices in Her Ear

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Voices in Her Ear

25 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Traverse Theatre presents: A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Voices in Her Ear from 25th -29th April.
Alsace & Baden Wine Tasting

Alsace & Baden Wine Tasting

25 April 2017
Leith
Taste 13 wines from Alsace and Baden wine regions with expert Master of Wine, Rose Murray Brown, at hand to guide you.
An Evening With Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

An Evening With Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

25 April 2017
The original Jersey Boy, Frankie Valli is coming to the Playhouse next April alongside the legendary Four Seasons!
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

25 April 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Open Jam Night

Open Jam Night

25 April 2017
Check this out! La Belle Angèle are launching a new monthly Open Jam Night starting on 25th April.
Richard Melvin Presents: More Radio Recordings!

Richard Melvin Presents: More Radio Recordings!

25 April 2017
Big Names & Rising Stars Take To The Stage for another night of radio recordings at The Stand Comedy Club.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

25 April 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
Tinariwen plus Special Guests

Tinariwen plus Special Guests

25 April 2017
Grammy Award-winning group Tinariwen head to The Queen's Hall on 25th April.
Academy Strangers plus Special Guests

Academy Strangers plus Special Guests

26 April 2017
Alternative rock band Academy Strangers play at La Belle Angèle on 26th April along with special guests.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

26 April 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Gavin Webster’s Northern Hemisphere Tour

Gavin Webster’s Northern Hemisphere Tour

26 April 2017
Expect a packed hour of biting, sneering satire when Gavin Webster brings his Northern Hemisphere tour to The Stand.
Japes

Japes

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

Loco Kamanchi

26 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
No Diggity

No Diggity

26 April 2017
La Belle Angèle brings you a new monthly club night of 90s, R&B and Hip Hop starting 26th April.
SiMBA Support Group

SiMBA Support Group

26 April 2017
Edinburgh West
Our SiMBA monthly group offers support for those who's baby has died at any stage of pregnancy or close to birth.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

26 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Solid Silver 60s Show

The Solid Silver 60s Show

26 April 2017
The Solid Silver 60s Show returns to Edinburgh Playhouse on 26th April.
Wiff Waff Club Night

Wiff Waff Club Night

26 April 2017
Come to the Club Night - extra time for those of you wanting to work on your backhand and topspin.
Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

27 April 2017
'Leading The Lions' dinner series is an unforgettable opportunity to meet Lions legends who have created history.
One Night of Elvis: Lee ‘Memphis‘ King

One Night of Elvis: Lee ‘Memphis‘ King

27 April 2017
Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist - Lee Memphis King, returns with a brand new production.
Rhythm & Style

Rhythm & Style

27 April 2017
Five Star Events presents: Rhythm & Style - The Charity Fashion Show by Scottish designer Jacqui Burke.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

27 April 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Soundscape w/Marcus A

Soundscape w/Marcus A

27 April 2017
DJ Marcus A plus support, bringing you a new type of night to the Edinburgh Club scene at La Belle Angèle.
The Knitting and Stitching Show

The Knitting and Stitching Show

27 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
The Knitting and Stitching Show returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 27th - 30th April.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

27 April 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Annasachs Ceilidh at The Counting House

Annasachs Ceilidh at The Counting House

28 April 2017
Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House on 28th April.
Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express

Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express

28 April 2017
Catch Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express at La Belle Angele on 28th April!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

28 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

28 April 2017
Are you sitting comfortably??? Get ready to enjoy Story Time with Jenny and Usborne Books.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

28 April 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Knights of Music

The Knights of Music

28 April 2017
Don't miss Knights Of Music, hosted exclusively by Phillip Schofield, at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 28th April.
TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support

TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support

28 April 2017
TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support at Teviot Underground on 28th February.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

28 April 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Working with People with Disabilities

Working with People with Disabilities

28 April 2017
Working with People with Disabilities - A one day course run by TCV Scotland on 28th April.
A Spoonful of Vintage

A Spoonful of Vintage

29 April 2017
A Spoonful of Vintage celebrates its 5th birthday with a fantastic line-up of hand-picked, authentic vintage traders!
Al Stewart: Back To The Bedsit Tour 2017

Al Stewart: Back To The Bedsit Tour 2017

29 April 2017
Regular Music presents: Al Stewart: Back To The Bedsit Tour 2017 at the Queen's Hall on 29th April.
Charlie Sonata

Charlie Sonata

29 April 2017 - 13 May 2017
Charlie Sonata is a funny, lyrical, booze-soaked odyssey by acclaimed Scottish playwright Douglas Maxwell.
Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

Creen Craft - Exploring Nature, Landscape, Ecology, and Soul through Art making.

29 April 2017
Creen Craft - Repair your sense of connection to Earth, by engaging with the powerful process of making art.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

29 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

29 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

29 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

29 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Joshua V Klitschko

Joshua V Klitschko

29 April 2017
Don't miss the Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko fight showing at The Golf Tavern on 29th April!
Lampshade making workshop

Lampshade making workshop

29 April 2017
Gorebridge
Get creative and come and make your own lampshade with Virginia's Vintage Workshop on 15th March!
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

29 April 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Magic Nostalgic

Magic Nostalgic

29 April 2017
The Electric Circus presents: Magic Nostalgic where a spin of the wheel determines the music played.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

29 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Out of the Blue Flea Market

Out of the Blue Flea Market

29 April 2017
Rummage for treasures at the monthly Out of the Blue Flea Market.
PMX plus Special Guests

PMX plus Special Guests

29 April 2017
Hear one of the UK’s top melodic punk bands, PMX, at La Belle Angèle on 29th April.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

29 April 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Bank Holiday Special

Bank Holiday Special

30 April 2017
Celebrate the May Bank Holiday with a night of top comedy at The Stand!
Beltane Fire Festival

Beltane Fire Festival

30 April 2017
The 2017 Beltane Fire Festival takes place on 30th April. Don't miss it!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

30 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Edinburgh’s Affordable Vintage Fair

Edinburgh’s Affordable Vintage Fair

30 April 2017
Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair is back at the Assembly Rooms on Sunday 30th April.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

30 April 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

30 April 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!