All Events 23 May 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 23 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston

Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston

03 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Various Locations West Lothian
Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston is an eighteenth century designed landscape with good rhododendrons and azaleas.
Edinburgh Napier University: More Than A Degree Show 2017

Edinburgh Napier University: More Than A Degree Show 2017

19 May 2017 - 28 May 2017
Edinburgh Napier University showcases the creative talent of it's students at the 'More Than A Degree Show 2017'.
Glory on Earth

Glory on Earth

20 May 2017 - 10 June 2017
Glory on Earth is a play by Scottish playwright Linda McLean about Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots.
Daphne Oram’s Wonderful World of Sound

Daphne Oram’s Wonderful World of Sound

23 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
Daphne Oram’s Wonderful World of Sound is a journey through the amazing life of this great, unsung composer.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

23 May 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Imelda May

Imelda May

23 May 2017
Don't miss Imelda May in concert plus special guests at the Usher Hall on 23rd May!
Jonny & The Baptists: Eat The Poor

Jonny & The Baptists: Eat The Poor

23 May 2017
Eat The Poor is a riotously funny musical comedy from musical comedians Jonny & the Baptists.
Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Cabaret Voltaire

Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Cabaret Voltaire

23 May 2017
All The Young Nudes invite you to a weekly drawing session at Cabaret Voltaire accompanied by a great soundtrack.
Out Of This World

Out Of This World

23 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
A genre-defying action packed world premier event from acclaimed writer and director Mark Murphy.
Performance and Theatre Skills for Adults

Performance and Theatre Skills for Adults

23 May 2017
This class for adults held by granton:hub will support you to learn the art of the performer.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

23 May 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
Tuesday Art Club

Tuesday Art Club

23 May 2017
Come along to Granton:hub Tuesday Art Club in May with artist Gareth Hutchison. Suitable for all abilities.
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
Rapture Theatre presents: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the King's Theatre in May.

Events in East Renfrewshire

All You Can Eat Sushi Evening With Genji

All You Can Eat Sushi Evening With Genji

23 May 2017
Love Sushi? Why not come along to Whole Foods Market Giffnock for their Genji Sushi All-You-Can-Eat evening!
Busby Flower Club Monthly Meeting

Busby Flower Club Monthly Meeting

23 May 2017
Busby Flower Club meets once a month in the Redhurst Hotel, Giffnock new members always welcome!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

23 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

23 May 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

23 May 2017
Starting on May 23rd, the Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!

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!
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!
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!
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!
Glasgow Scribes Annual Calligraphy Exhibition - The Creative Pen

Glasgow Scribes Annual Calligraphy Exhibition - The Creative Pen

08 May 2017 - 28 May 2017
Members of the Glasgow Scribes, a calligraphy hobby group, are hosting their annual exhibition at Cass Art!
Southside Salon: Southside Fringe Exhibition

Southside Salon: Southside Fringe Exhibition

12 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
Southside Fringe: House For an Art Lover's Pavillion Studio will host an exhibition and sale by Southside Artists!
Helping Hands. The Southside Volunteers

Helping Hands. The Southside Volunteers

13 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
Queen's Park Camera Club celebrate volunteers and their work in the Southside with an exhibition at The Glad Cafe!
Coors Light #IceCaveRave Glasgow

Coors Light #IceCaveRave Glasgow

19 May 2017 - 28 May 2017
Coors Light are bringing their #IceCaveRave to Glasgow! Taking place outside the Riverside Museum from 19th May!
Table

Table

20 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
Tanya Ronder's thrilling play, Table, is an epic tale of belonging, identity and the things we pass on!
Fantastic Mr Fox

Fantastic Mr Fox

22 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
Roald Dahl’s classic, Fantastic Mr Fox is family fun at its finest, don't miss the stage show at the Theatre Royal!
Quick-Start German - Beginners Course

Quick-Start German - Beginners Course

22 May 2017 - 25 May 2017
Join The Language Hub for their 'Quick-Start German' intensive course held over 5 consecutive evenings.
Small World

Small World

22 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
A Play, A Pie and Pint present Small World as part of their Spring 2017 programme at Oran Mor!
Baby Breakfast

Baby Breakfast

23 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

23 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

23 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

23 May 2017
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!
Chris Henry’s Comedy Creche

Chris Henry’s Comedy Creche

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

Govanhill BabyCafe

23 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

23 May 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Imagine Lab

Imagine Lab

23 May 2017
Through interactive storytelling and play, kids can cook up fantastic fictions and discover new worlds together!
Jeff Dunham

Jeff Dunham

23 May 2017
Critically acclaimed comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham brings his Perfectly Imbalanced tour to Glasgow!
Kelvin Hall Tea Dance

Kelvin Hall Tea Dance

23 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

23 May 2017
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Kirkintilloch BabyCafe.
Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Maggie Mays

Life Drawing Club: All The Young Nudes at Maggie Mays

23 May 2017
All The Young Nudes are delighted to welcome you to their weekly drawing session at Maggie Mays!
Ma, Pa and the Little Mouths

Ma, Pa and the Little Mouths

23 May 2017
Ma, Pa and the Little Mouths is a new work-in-progress by award-winning actor and playwright Martin McCormick.
Open Doors Singing Workshop at Govanhill Baths

Open Doors Singing Workshop at Govanhill Baths

23 May 2017
Southside Fringe Festival: Join UniteFightSing for their Open Doors Singing Workshop at Govanhill Baths!
Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

23 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

23 May 2017
Beat It gives adults the opportunity to jam and learn to play musical instruments in an inclusive setting!
Pilates Classes

Pilates Classes

23 May 2017
Get the new year off to a healthy start with a gentle introduction to Pilates in a relaxed and friendly environment!
RCS: BMus Traditional Music Festival

RCS: BMus Traditional Music Festival

23 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
Catch a diverse programme of new work by students of the BMus Traditional Music course at the Royal Conservatoire.
Red Raw

Red Raw

23 May 2017
The weekly beginner's showcase, Red Raw at The Stand, is regarded as the best open mic comedy night in the UK!
The Southside Fringe at Sweeney’s on the Park

The Southside Fringe at Sweeney’s on the Park

23 May 2017
Southside Fringe Festival: Enjoy two weeks of fantastic live music and entertainment at Sweeney’s on the Park!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

23 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

23 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

23 May 2017
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Wee Kidders

Wee Kidders

23 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

23 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.
Up Close & Personal

Up Close & Personal

18 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre Company presents a series of 15 minute modern plays closely examining contemporary life!
Afternoon Tea with Alastair MacDonald

Afternoon Tea with Alastair MacDonald

23 May 2017
Enjoy tea and cake in the company of Scottish showbiz legend, Alastair MacDonald at Lanark Memorial Hall!
Autism Friendly Teen Night

Autism Friendly Teen Night

23 May 2017
REACH Lanarkshire hold an Autism Friendly Teen Night every second Tuesday at Playsport East Kilbride!
‘Allo ‘Allo

‘Allo ‘Allo

23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
The uproarious comedy ‘Allo ‘Allo is coming to Biggar Corn Exchange in May courtesy of Biggar Theatre Workshop!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

23 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

23 May 2017
Join Healthy Valleys for their Lanark Health Walk which is held every Tuesday morning at 10.15am.
NCT Sewing Bee

NCT Sewing Bee

23 May 2017
Join NCT Sewing Bee for all things stitched on the forth Tuesday of each month at The NCT Centre!
Timorous Beastie Tots

Timorous Beastie Tots

23 May 2017
Join EKCT's Forest School Leader for a couple of hours of free forest fun in Kilbride Woodlands on Tuesdays!
Tour Series: Motherwell

Tour Series: Motherwell

23 May 2017
The best cyclists in Britain will race around the streets of Motherwell when the Tour Series returns on May 23rd!
Tuesday Knit (or crochet or any craft) & Natter

Tuesday Knit (or crochet or any craft) & Natter

23 May 2017
Join Clan Knitcraft at Uddingston Community Centre for their Tuesday Knit & Natter (other crafts welcome)!
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

23 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.
Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

20 May 2017 - 25 June 2017
The annual Paisley Arts Institute exhibition brings together contemporary artworks from all over Britain!
Paisley Pokemon League Meet

Paisley Pokemon League Meet

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

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

23 May 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.
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.
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.
Scotland’s Gardens - Arndean

Scotland’s Gardens - Arndean

15 May 2017 - 18 June 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Wander the beautiful mature garden of Arndean extending to 15 acres including a woodland walk.
Birdwatching for Beginners

Birdwatching for Beginners

23 May 2017
This course run by TCV Scotland on 23rd May will aim to provide basic skills to identify species in the wild.
Natty Knitters

Natty Knitters

23 May 2017
Keen to knit but not sure where to start? Join Natty Knitters on the second & fourth Tuesdays each month at The Haven!
Soft Play Sessions at Dunblane Centre

Soft Play Sessions at Dunblane Centre

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

Events in Other Areas

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