All Events 24 April 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 24 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!
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.
The Weaver’s Apprentice

The Weaver’s Apprentice

10 March 2017 - 01 June 2017
This exhibition tells the story of the Dovecot apprenticeship, featuring objects from the organisation’s archive.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Check out the themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in April!
Exhibition: Also Viewed...

Exhibition: Also Viewed...

14 April 2017 - 07 May 2017
Tradfest - This exhibition from Conrad Molleson depicts some of Edinburgh's finest musicians in action.
Ihayami School Summer Term Of Classes

Ihayami School Summer Term Of Classes

18 April 2017 - 08 July 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Check out Dance Ihayami's summer term of classes starting on 18th April 2017.
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'.
Golf Hire

Golf Hire

20 April 2017 - 30 September 2017
Want to enjoy Edinburgh's famous 'Pitch & Putt' course but don't have clubs? Hire them from The Golf Tavern for £5.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

20 April 2017 - 15 June 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
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!
Skylights

Skylights

21 April 2017 - 12 May 2017
Edinburgh South
A film and photographic documentation of an installation in the London Foundling Hospital Mortuary.
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

22 April 2017 - 09 July 2017
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland - An exhibition embracing some of the current tendencies and innovative talent.
Beginners Tai Chi and Qigong Relaxation Course

Beginners Tai Chi and Qigong Relaxation Course

24 April 2017
Edinburgh South
Enjoy total relaxation in this 9 week Beginners Tai Chi and Qigong Relaxation Course starting on 24th April!
Blood Diamond

Blood Diamond

24 April 2017
Blood Diamond, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, is a 2006 German-American political war thriller.
Jan De Vries Health Festival

Jan De Vries Health Festival

24 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Edinburgh West
Join us in our Edinburgh West End store as we celebrate our 1st year with a week long festival!
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.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

24 April 2017
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation.
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.
Upcycled Jersey Jewellery - Pub Craft Club

Upcycled Jersey Jewellery - Pub Craft Club

24 April 2017
Make jewellery out of t-shirts in this Upcycled Jersey Jewellery workshop with Pop Up Scotland on 24th April.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Conservation Volunteers

Conservation Volunteers

24 April 2017
Interested in becoming involved with conservation projects at Rouken Glen Park? Join the Conservation Volunteers!
Early Summer Fitcamp

Early Summer Fitcamp

24 April 2017
Join Wendy Macleod Fitness and get ready for the beach on this Early Summer Fitcamp being held in Giffnock!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

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

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

24 April 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Renfrewshire Embroiderers’ Guild

Renfrewshire Embroiderers’ Guild

24 April 2017
Become part of the stitching revival or learn a new skill at the Renfrewshire Embroiderers Guild!
Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: For Peat’s Sake

Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: For Peat’s Sake

24 April 2017
Join the local Scottish Wildlife Trust group for one of their regular evening talks in Busby on April 24th!
Travellers Rest Monday Pub Quiz

Travellers Rest Monday Pub Quiz

24 April 2017
Every week the Travellers Rest hosts its very own pub quiz with big jackpots, food offers and your favourite tunes!
Whole Foods Market Mummies (and Daddies) Morning

Whole Foods Market Mummies (and Daddies) Morning

24 April 2017
Meet mummies & daddies for a cuppa and a light breakfast every Monday morning in the cafe at Whole Foods in Giffnock.

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

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

Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

10 March 2016 - 27 August 2017
Moments in History displays an outstanding collection of over 900 16th to 18th century Historical medals!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

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

Glasgow Central Station Tours

01 September 2016 - 31 December 2017
Glasgow Central Tours offers you the chance to explore one of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks!
Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

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

Clyde Life

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

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

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

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

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

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh's story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to master architect!
Sunshine Tea Lounge’s Sunshine Kitchen in Taste Buchanan

Sunshine Tea Lounge’s Sunshine Kitchen in Taste Buchanan

23 January 2017 - 21 May 2017
Sunshine Kitchen (kitchen of Sunshine Tea Lounge) opens for Taste Buchanan from January 23rd in Buchanan Galleries!
Polygraphs

Polygraphs

17 February 2017 - 17 September 2017
The Polygraphs exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art includes some of the most compelling artists working today!
A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

31 March 2017 - 14 January 2018
Art of Power is a two venue exhibition showcasing masterpieces from Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute.
Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

01 April 2017 - 01 October 2018
Kelvingrove hosts the largest collection of Frank Quitely's work ever displayed in The Art of Comics!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

01 April 2017 - 18 December 2017
Rediscover Kelvin Hall with a tour of the new venue! Free 45 minute tours are running most days until December 18th!
Pester and Rossi - Balancing Acts

Pester and Rossi - Balancing Acts

01 April 2017 - 07 May 2017
Pester & Rossi will be working to produce a new live work at Platform for April 2017.
The Sky is Falling

The Sky is Falling

01 April 2017 - 14 May 2017
The Sky is Falling looks at how we organise ourselves in some of the most challenging cities in the world.
St Margaret of Scotland Hospice Make a Will Month

St Margaret of Scotland Hospice Make a Will Month

03 April 2017 - 28 April 2017
In return for a donation to St Margaret of Scotland Hospice, participating solicitors will write you a will.
Peter Thomson - Light Box

Peter Thomson - Light Box

06 April 2017 - 28 April 2017
Don't miss an exhibition of new paintings by former Glasgow School of Art Graduate, Peter Thomson at Compass Gallery.
The Real Hoosewives fae Glesga

The Real Hoosewives fae Glesga

19 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
You've met the Housewives of Orange County, Beverly Hills and New York City – now it's Glesga's turn!
DIG presents - Scottish Ballet: Digital Season Pop Up

DIG presents - Scottish Ballet: Digital Season Pop Up

21 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: View highlights of Scottish Ballet's inaugural Digital Season at Tramway!
DIG presents - Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

DIG presents - Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

21 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Tramway's main gallery hosts a performance installation of multiple new works!
Drawing People Drawing

Drawing People Drawing

21 April 2017 - 27 May 2017
Drawing People Drawing is a colourful exhibition documenting the studios of Project Ability and its artists!
Beginners 8 Week Mindfulness Meditation Course

Beginners 8 Week Mindfulness Meditation Course

24 April 2017
Join Vicky from The Wee Retreat for an eight week Mindfulness Meditation Course for beginners at Pollokshields Hall.
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

24 April 2017
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries
Circus of Horrors

Circus of Horrors

24 April 2017
Catch some of the greatest and most bizarre circus acts on earth as the Circus of Horrors comes to the Kings Theatre!
Early Evening Summer Stroll

Early Evening Summer Stroll

24 April 2017
This summer why not join our early evening health walks and discover the woodlands and wildlife of Castlemilk Park!
Indepen-dance Creative Movement Classes

Indepen-dance Creative Movement Classes

24 April 2017
Indepen-dance offers weekly creative movement classes for adults with a learning disability at CCA Glasgow!
Informal Jam Session at Sweeneys On The Park

Informal Jam Session at Sweeneys On The Park

24 April 2017
Join the Southside Sessions every Monday night for an informal jam session in Sweeney's live lounge!
Just Kidding

Just Kidding

24 April 2017
Come along and learn more fantastic storytelling skills at The Village Storytelling Centre's Just Kidding sessions!
Kidding On

Kidding On

24 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Meet the Piper Tours

Meet the Piper Tours

24 April 2017
Come to The National Piping Centre this summer for a very special Scottish experience... Meet the Bagpiper!
Playwrights’ Studio Scotland: Stage to Page

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland: Stage to Page

24 April 2017
Join Playwrights’ Studio Scotland for Stage to Page, a lively exploration of new writing at CCA Glasgow!
Safe Place

Safe Place

24 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
A Play, A Pie and Pint present Safe Place as part of their Spring 2017 programme at Oran Mor!
Short Attention Span Theatre

Short Attention Span Theatre

24 April 2017 - 25 April 2017
Catch six brand new short plays courtesy of Short Attention Span Theatre at the Old Hairdressers on April 24th & 25th!
The Candle Store Spring Clean Week

The Candle Store Spring Clean Week

24 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Pop along to Shearer Candles' factory store in Govan, for their Spring Clean Week with 20% off everything!
Todd’s Pub Quiz - Oxjam Takeover!

Todd’s Pub Quiz - Oxjam Takeover!

24 April 2017
Fundraising for the annual Oxjam Glasgow Festival kicks off on April 24th with a pub quiz at Todd's Bar!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

24 April 2017
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Wee Kidders

Wee Kidders

24 April 2017
The Village Storytelling Centre's Wee Kidders club for Primary 1-3s is a place to grow tiny imaginations!
Wee Weans Workshop

Wee Weans Workshop

24 April 2017
Enjoy playing in our messy workshop where you can create fun filled memories with your wee one!

Events in Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

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

Amazonia Mini Keeper Experience

01 February 2017 - 30 April 2017
Come along and be a zoo keeper for the day at Amazonia's Mini Keeper Experience for 5 to 7 year olds!
Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

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

Lanarkshire’s War

03 April 2017 - 29 October 2017
Lanarkshire’s War at Low Parks Museum explores the war not only from those on the front line but by those back home.
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

24 April 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday during term time!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

24 April 2017
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Mini First Aid 2hr Baby & Child First Aid Class

Mini First Aid 2hr Baby & Child First Aid Class

24 April 2017
Join Mini First Aid Glasgow South at Lollipop Land for a 2hr Baby & Child First Aid Class on April 24th.
Strathaven Choral Society

Strathaven Choral Society

24 April 2017
If you enjoy singing why not come along to Strathaven Choral Society on Monday evenings.
Toddlers Baking Classes

Toddlers Baking Classes

24 April 2017
Join Happy Days Cook School for their 6 week block of Toddlers Baking Classes beginning on April 24th!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Roar Do Feet Clinic

Roar Do Feet Clinic

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

A Galaxy Far Far Away

12 March 2017 - 29 May 2017
A Galaxy Far Far Away is a display of astronomical images to compliment the 'May the Toys Be With You' exhibition.
May the Toys Be With You

May the Toys Be With You

18 March 2017 - 29 May 2017
May the Toys Be With You at Paisley Museum is a unique collection of Star Wars memorabilia from collector Matt Fox!
Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

01 April 2017 - 05 August 2017
Paisley Thread Mill Museum is hosting an exhibition telling the story of Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz.
Dancercise! Dance + exercise with Bollywood beat in Paisley!

Dancercise! Dance + exercise with Bollywood beat in Paisley!

24 April 2017
Join Abhinaya Dance Academy for their Dancercise! classes with a hint of Bollywood at The Wynd in Paisley!
Indian Classical Dance: Bharatanatyam Beginners Paisley

Indian Classical Dance: Bharatanatyam Beginners Paisley

24 April 2017
Join Abhinaya Dance Academy for their Indian Classical Dance: Bharatanatyam classes for beginners at The Wynd!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

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

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

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

Parent and Child Weekend Storytime

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow is a colourful garden with unusual specimens overlooking Dollar Glen.
Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

13 March 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland's Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden with large mature garden, house garden & woodland walks.
Pet Lamb Feeding

Pet Lamb Feeding

31 March 2017 - 30 April 2017
Come and help feed our adorable pet lambs here at Briarlands Farm.
Flights into Scotland’s Past

Flights into Scotland’s Past

01 April 2017 - 31 October 2017
An exhibition of Kieran Baxter’s aerial photographs & visualisations of Scotland’s historic monuments and landscapes
Scotland’s Gardens - Kilbryde Castle

Scotland’s Gardens - Kilbryde Castle

01 April 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Enjoy the formal, woodland & wild gardens of Kilbryde Castle.
Scotland’s Gardens - Milseybank

Scotland’s Gardens - Milseybank

01 April 2017 - 31 May 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Milseybank is a wonderful and interesting sloping garden with outstanding views.
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

01 April 2017 - 15 October 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree is a charming garden with views from Ben Lomond to Ben Ledi.
Balfron’s ‘Greek‘ Thomson Bicentenary Exhibition 2017

Balfron’s ‘Greek‘ Thomson Bicentenary Exhibition 2017

07 April 2017 - 12 May 2017
Balfron’s ‘Greek‘ Thomson Bicentenary Exhibition 2017 is taking place in Balfron Library from 7th April.
Allan Taylor

Allan Taylor

24 April 2017
Don't miss Allan Taylor at Stirling Folk Club on 24th April.
Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

24 April 2017
Simon King OBE will present a talk at the Albert Halls on 24th April about his time and experiences filming in Africa.

Events in Other Areas

Arran Walk: April 2017

Arran Walk: April 2017

21 April 2017 - 24 April 2017
Brodick
Join Iain McGeachin AKA the Kilted Walker as he continues his fundraising for Ataxia with a walk round Arran!