All Events 02 May 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 02 May 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A Royal Mile Walk with Burns & Stevenson

A Royal Mile Walk with Burns & Stevenson

26 April 2017 - 07 May 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Join actors John Shedden and Peter Berry as the 'spirits' of Robert Burns and Robert Louis Stevenson in this walk.
Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

26 April 2017 - 26 April 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
New Hibee Tots Football Toddler Classes for 2-4yrs are starting on 26th 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.
4 for 3 Golf Hire

4 for 3 Golf Hire

01 May 2017 - 04 May 2017
To celebrate Star Wars day The Golf Tavern is running 4 for 3 Golf Hire from the 1st of May until the 4th!
Edinburgh’s 101 Objects

Edinburgh’s 101 Objects

01 May 2017 - 31 March 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Discover the rich history of Edinburgh through 101 of its most treasured objects.
Midlothian Heritage Week

Midlothian Heritage Week

01 May 2017 - 07 May 2017
Various Locations Midlothian
Check out all the great events on during Midlothian Heritage Week 1-7th May!
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
Check out the themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in May!
Whisky Month

Whisky Month

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
The Scotch Whisky Experience is celebrating May’s Whisky Month by raising a dram to the Art of Blending.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Safe Place

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Safe Place

02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
Traverse Theatre presents: A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Safe Place from 2nd to 6th May.
Bright Club

Bright Club

02 May 2017
Check out Bright Club, smart stand-up from the academic community, at The Stand Comedy Club on 2nd May!
Dallahan

Dallahan

02 May 2017
Dallahan, one of the most thrilling forces in the international folk music scene, play at Summerhall 2nd May.
DJ Lethal + Guests

DJ Lethal + Guests

02 May 2017
The legendary DJ Lethal of House of Pain & Limp Bizkit is spinning the decks at La Belle on 2nd May!
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

02 May 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

02 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Edinburgh East
Edinburgh artist Laura Gill has a new exhibition opening at Art And Vintage from 2nd May.
Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Cabaret Voltaire

Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Cabaret Voltaire

02 May 2017
All The Young Nudes invite you to a weekly drawing session at Cabaret Voltaire accompanied by a great soundtrack.
Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

02 May 2017
Professor Bernard Carr will be giving a Talk about Physics and his research on cosmology and religion.
Pinocchio

Pinocchio

02 May 2017
Jasmin Vardimon Company presents a brand new adaptation of the classic tale Pinocchio at the Festival Theatre 2nd May.
Running Wild

Running Wild

02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
Running Wild - an emotional and moving story of love, loss, loyalty and of living for the moment.
Sean McGowan + Erin Vivers Ferguson, Lou Mclean & 1 support TBC

Sean McGowan + Erin Vivers Ferguson, Lou Mclean & 1 support TBC

02 May 2017
Catch Seán McGowan + support from Erin Vivers Ferguson & Lou Mclean at Sketchy Beach Cafe on 2nd May!
The Brave Don’t Cry

The Brave Don’t Cry

02 May 2017
The Brave Don’t Cry is a moving true story, based on the true life events in Ayrshire of the Knockshinnoch disaster.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

02 May 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
The Law of Attraction versus The Scientific WOOP

The Law of Attraction versus The Scientific WOOP

02 May 2017
Edinburgh South
The Law of Attraction versus The Scientific WOOP - If you want to improve your life then this is the event for you.

Events in East Renfrewshire

#7girlsmalawi Photographic Exhibition

#7girlsmalawi Photographic Exhibition

02 May 2017 - 05 May 2017
Photographer Chris Hoskins brings his #7girlsmalawi exhibition to Newton Mearns Baptist Church between 2nd & 5th May!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

02 May 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

02 May 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
The Addams Family

The Addams Family

02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
Eastwood Entertainers are delighted to bring the 'Addams Family' to Eastwood Park Theatre for the first time!

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.
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!
Balconies

Balconies

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
Explore the rich and illustrious past of Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art in new exhibition, Balconies!
Confessional

Confessional

01 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
A Play, A Pie and Pint present Confessional as part of their Spring 2017 programme at Oran Mor!
90s Silent Disco

90s Silent Disco

02 May 2017
Don't miss a night dedicated to reminiscing the songs that defined the decade at the 90s Silent Disco!
Baby Breakfast

Baby Breakfast

02 May 2017
Enjoy a coffee with other parents & carers while the wee ones play at Loks Bar and Kitchen's Baby Breakfasts!
Belly Dance Classes

Belly Dance Classes

02 May 2017
Shimmy into the New Year with these fun and relaxed Belly Dance classes on Tuesdays at Wellington Church!
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

02 May 2017
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

02 May 2017
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!
Calan

Calan

02 May 2017
Fiddles, guitar, accordion, bagpipes and step dancing will explode into life when CALAN take to the stage at Cottiers!
Chris Henry’s Comedy Creche

Chris Henry’s Comedy Creche

02 May 2017
If you like comedy, then come join host Chris Henry and a cavalcade of comedy faces for the Comedy Creche at Dram!
Descent

Descent

02 May 2017
Descent is a powerful and heartbreaking tale of a couple's relationship in the face of early onset dementia.
DIG at SWG3: Lucy Suggate and James Holden - Listen Deep and Dance Free

DIG at SWG3: Lucy Suggate and James Holden - Listen Deep and Dance Free

02 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Lucy Suggate and James Holden present a double bill of music and dance at SWG3!
Govanhill BabyCafe

Govanhill BabyCafe

02 May 2017
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Govanhill BabyCafe.
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

02 May 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
I Almost Got Set On Fire

I Almost Got Set On Fire

02 May 2017 - 03 May 2017
I almost got set on fire is an exhibition that explores what is it to be young and working under a capitalist economy.
Imagine Lab

Imagine Lab

02 May 2017
Through interactive storytelling and play, kids can cook up fantastic fictions and discover new worlds together!
Kelvin Hall Tea Dance

Kelvin Hall Tea Dance

02 May 2017
With a host of dances and some great music to enjoy, Kelvin Hall Tea Dances are a great way to spend an afternoon!
Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

02 May 2017
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Kirkintilloch BabyCafe.
Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

02 May 2017
Join the Southside Sessions from 8pm every Tuesday for their Open Mic at The Butterfly And The Pig South!
Paragon Music: Beat It

Paragon Music: Beat It

02 May 2017
Beat It gives adults the opportunity to jam and learn to play musical instruments in an inclusive setting!
Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

02 May 2017 - 24 June 2017
Come along to the Alliance Française de Glasgow for their photo exhibition - Objectif Sport!
Pilates Classes

Pilates Classes

02 May 2017
Get the new year off to a healthy start with a gentle introduction to Pilates in a relaxed and friendly environment!
Red Raw

Red Raw

02 May 2017
The weekly beginner's showcase, Red Raw at The Stand, is regarded as the best open mic comedy night in the UK!
Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais

02 May 2017 - 03 May 2017
Ricky Gervais returns with his first stand-up tour in seven years: Humanity! Catch him at the SEC Armadillo in May!
Scotland Saves Korean Dogs

Scotland Saves Korean Dogs

02 May 2017
Dog-saving Dynamo, Nami Kim of charity Save Korean Dogs is coming to Glasgow for a special event at Wild Cabaret!
Shirley Valentine

Shirley Valentine

02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
The Olivier Award-winning Shirley Valentine is coming to the King's Theatre Glasgow in May 2017!
The Flourish Reiki Sharing Circle

The Flourish Reiki Sharing Circle

02 May 2017
Be part of a gathering of like-minded folks who enjoy Reiki at The Flourish Reiki Sharing Circle on May 2nd!
The Universe for Beginners: Adult Night Class

The Universe for Beginners: Adult Night Class

02 May 2017
Join the team at Glasgow Science Centre for their four week class for adults - The Universe for Beginners!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

02 May 2017
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Traditional Irish Music Session

Traditional Irish Music Session

02 May 2017
Come along to Sweeneys on the Park and enjoy the talented musicians playing Traditional Irish and Scottish tunes!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

02 May 2017
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Weaning Workshop

Weaning Workshop

02 May 2017
Baby n You is delighted to work with Your Nutrition Matters to bring this Weaning Workshop to Glasgow's West End!
Wee Kidders

Wee Kidders

02 May 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

02 May 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!
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.
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

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

Lanark Health Walk

02 May 2017
Join Healthy Valleys for their Lanark Health Walk which is held every Tuesday morning at 10.15am.
Timorous Beastie Tots

Timorous Beastie Tots

02 May 2017
Join EKCT's Forest School Leader for a couple of hours of free forest fun in Kilbride Woodlands on Tuesdays!
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

02 May 2017
The Woolpack Knitting Club meets every Tuesday afternoon in the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell!

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.
Craigmarloch School Exhibition

Craigmarloch School Exhibition

01 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
Craigmarloch School invite you to see art works by its talented and creative pupils at The Beacon Arts Centre!
Paisley Pokemon League Meet

Paisley Pokemon League Meet

02 May 2017
Get together with other Pokémon fans at Comicrazy's weekly Paisley Pokemon League Meet on Tuesdays!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

02 May 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Troubadour Tuesday Sessions

Troubadour Tuesday Sessions

02 May 2017
Troubadour Tuesday Sessions returns to Canal Station Paisley on May 2nd with some of the best local live acts!

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.
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.
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.
Scotland’s Gardens - Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden

01 May 2017 - 31 October 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Wander through the Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden with fine views of the Campsie Hills.
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

01 May 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors is an award winning Victorian garden of just over one acre.
Stills at the University of Stirling

Stills at the University of Stirling

01 May 2017 - 18 August 2017
An exhibition of contemporary and historic photography is on at Stirling Universary, presented by Stills Edinburgh.
Live Scottish Music

Live Scottish Music

02 May 2017
Join us at The Gargunnock Inn for live music every second Tuesday at 8.30pm.
Soft Play Sessions at Dunblane Centre

Soft Play Sessions at Dunblane Centre

02 May 2017
Come along to the soft play drop-in sessions.

Events in Other Areas

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