All Events August 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh during August 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.
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.
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.
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.
Edinburgh Alphabet

Edinburgh Alphabet

19 May 2017 - 08 October 2017
An A-Z of the City's Collections, feature more than 300 objects, is now on at City Art Centre.
Outlander Tour of TV Locations

Outlander Tour of TV Locations

01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Outlander Tour - Visit Jamie and Claire’s homeland and see the iconic sites from Series 1 & 2 with your own guide.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Various Locations Midlothian
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2017.
Le Petit Verre Opera Company: Call for Cast

Le Petit Verre Opera Company: Call for Cast

03 June 2017 - 25 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Le Petit Verre, a brand new opera/operetta company is searching for their principal roles in an uncoming production.
Corgi Treasure Hunt

Corgi Treasure Hunt

05 June 2017 - 31 December 2017
We'll be hiding lots of cuddly Britannia toy corgis on board the ship for you to spot.
Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

06 June 2017 - 28 August 2017
The winning entries to the 2017 Fringe Schools Poster Competition are on display at Dynamic Earth.
A Tale on the Mile

A Tale on the Mile

09 June 2017 - 25 September 2017
A Tale on the Mile is an exhibition of the work of photographer David Guillen on the streets of The Royal Mile.
The Galloway Hoard

The Galloway Hoard

16 June 2017 - 01 October 2017
Be among the first to see unique and rare Viking-age objects that have lain hidden for a thousand years.
It’s Alive

It’s Alive

22 June 2017 - 18 September 2017
This summer, the Museum of Childhood hosts a marvellous cast of clockwork characters.
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 June 2017 - 12 November 2017
This major new exhibition will tell the real story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the rise and fall of the Jacobites.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

29 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Activity Area

Activity Area

30 June 2017 - 12 August 2017
Come and have fun in the City Art Centre gallery activity area with lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

01 July 2017 - 22 August 2017
Join the tribe for daring daily adventures at Almond Valley during the summer holidays!
Polar Extremes at Dynamic Earth

Polar Extremes at Dynamic Earth

01 July 2017 - 28 August 2017
Check out the host of Polar themed activities for the whole family to enjoy at Dynamic Earth this summer!
Summer fun at the Scottish Seabird Centre

Summer fun at the Scottish Seabird Centre

01 July 2017 - 14 August 2017
Lots of family fun as the dolphins and crabs take centre stage at the Seabird Centre, North Berwick this summer!
Hibernian Summer Football Camps 2017

Hibernian Summer Football Camps 2017

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Tranent
The summer school break is on its way, so keep your child busy with the Hibernian Summer Football Camp at Tranent!
Summer Holiday Activities at the National Museum of Scotland

Summer Holiday Activities at the National Museum of Scotland

03 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
The National Museum of Scotland has got something extra for families to enjoy this summer whatever the weather!
PAC Summer Activity Camps

PAC Summer Activity Camps

10 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
School holiday fun, adventure & activity for children age 5 to young teenagers at Pentlands Activity Camps.
Cashback to the Future Edinburgh: Free workshops for 14-19 year olds

Cashback to the Future Edinburgh: Free workshops for 14-19 year olds

11 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Cashback to the Future is offering 14-19 year olds the chance to work with professional artists on a range of projects
Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

13 July 2017 - 13 August 2017
Ahoy there! There’s a shipload of fun for the whole family as pirates descend upon Fort Kinnaird this summer.
Age of Oil

Age of Oil

21 July 2017 - 05 November 2017
An exhibition showcasing the work of artist Sue Jane Taylor and the relationship between art, environment & industry.
Summer School Time!

Summer School Time!

24 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Edinburgh West
Learn loads with specialist training and have a great time at the MGA Academy of Performing Arts Summer School.
Let’s Go to a Place

Let’s Go to a Place

27 July 2017 - 04 September 2017
An exhibition of contemporary children, caught between the imaginary digital landscape and the real world.
Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

27 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
See The Stairwell Project, a permanent work at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art by Richard Wright.
Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

27 July 2017 - 02 September 2017
Head into The Sutton Gallery for their festival exhibition 'Dream Sequence' by artist Thomas Cameron.
Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

28 July 2017 - 28 August 2017
Still, a monumental painting by Alison Watt, hangs in the Memorial Chapel Old Saint Paul's Scottish Episcopal Church.
Fringe for Bairns

Fringe for Bairns

30 July 2017 - 02 August 2017
The Three Sisters once again look forward to hosting a fun filled Fringe for Bairns from 30th July - 2nd August.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

30 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
If you are born in a country where being yourself can get you killed, exile is your only choice.
Hibernian Girls Only Football Camp 2017

Hibernian Girls Only Football Camp 2017

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Tranent
A Girls Only Hibernian Summer Football Camp for ages 4-12yrs is taking place from 31st July - 4th Aug.
Indian Dance Summer School for 7-12 year olds

Indian Dance Summer School for 7-12 year olds

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Love to dance? Then join this FREE Indian dance summer club for 7-12 year olds run by Dance Ihayami and WHALE Arts.
Little Shakespeare Company Summer Camp and Fringe Production

Little Shakespeare Company Summer Camp and Fringe Production

31 July 2017 - 12 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sign up now to Little Shakespeare Company's summer camp which culminates in an Edinburgh Fringe production!
Playday Edinburgh 2017

Playday Edinburgh 2017

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Playday 2017 - Come along and help celebrate play in your local area with free fun opportunities for all ages.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

01 August 2017
Come along for a guided walk this summer and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

01 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Edinburgh People Exhibition

Edinburgh People Exhibition

01 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Edinburgh People, an exhibition of images taken by Ryan Walls over an 8 week period in 2015 is on at Out of the Blue.
Free Teen Yoga

Free Teen Yoga

01 August 2017
Check out the Teen Yoga classes at Projekt 42 in Leith running every Tuesday throughout the summer!
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

01 August 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Pond life

Pond life

01 August 2017
Come along for this fantastic pond dipping workshop at Lauriston Castle and discover the creatures that live there.
SOSA Dance Fitness

SOSA Dance Fitness

01 August 2017
Livingston
Looking for a new, fabulous way to keep fit this summer? Come and Dance Yourself Happy with SOSA Dance Fitness!
Water!

Water!

01 August 2017
Discover the power of water and create boats for a race over the rapids with Water of Leith Conservation Trust!
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Baby Wants Candy, one of last year’s Top Ten Reviewed Comedy Shows returns to Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

02 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry brings his hit kids show, Balloonatics, to Edinburgh Fringe as part of his world tour.
Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow

Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow

02 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow.
Colin Cloud: DARE

Colin Cloud: DARE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Don't miss Colin Cloud when he brings his show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Triple Perrier Award nominee Dan Antopolski returns to the Fringe with a brand new hour of comedy.
Danny Condon: Songs from the Black Sheep

Danny Condon: Songs from the Black Sheep

02 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Danny Condon and his hilarious caberet: Songs from the Black Sheep.
Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Go on, spoil yourself! when Ed Byrne returns to the Fringe this year with a show called Spoiler Alert.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

02 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Gareth Waugh - Honestly?

Gareth Waugh - Honestly?

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gareth Waugh: Honestly? is the most dishonest debut you’ll see all Fringe. Don't miss this eagerly-awaited solo debut!
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis - The undisputed late night hit of 2016's Fringe is back.
Japes

Japes

02 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk

Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gilded Balloon and MZA present: Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk, a wonderfully affirming and downright hilarious story.
MARK THOMAS  A Show That Gambles on the Future

MARK THOMAS A Show That Gambles on the Future

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Mark Thomas returns to Summerhall with yet another brand new seventy minutes of his famous investigative escapades.
Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality

Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality

02 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Triple Grammy nominated artist Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality.
Micky Bartlett - Typical!

Micky Bartlett - Typical!

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Northern Ireland's Micky Bartlett brings 'Typical!' his funniest show yet to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Newhaven: A Unique Fishing Village

Newhaven: A Unique Fishing Village

02 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre on 2nd August for an insight into one of Edinburgh’s most historic villages, Newhaven!
Ongals: Babbling Comedy

Ongals: Babbling Comedy

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Ongals present: Babbling Comedy - A high energy non-verbal comedy spectacular tickling the funny bone of every age.
Oskar’s Amazing Adventure

Oskar’s Amazing Adventure

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Come and enjoy this heart-warming tale, the perfect summer treat for young children and their families.
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

02 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

02 August 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Wander around Humbie Dean, a two acre ornamental and woodland garden. Part of Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Days.
Shazia Mirza: With Love From St Tropez

Shazia Mirza: With Love From St Tropez

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Lies, lies and more lies when Shazia Mirza brings her brand new show 'With Love From St Tropez' to the Fringe!
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

02 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
TAPE FACE

TAPE FACE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The long awaited return of the show the world can't stop talking about comes to the Edinburgh Fringe.
The Gardener

The Gardener

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre present: The Gardener, a play about amateur gardening, growing old, and of a life spent in love.
Thrones! The Musical

Thrones! The Musical

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
The acclaimed musical parody phenomenon, Thrones! The Musical, is back with a newly updated and extended version.
Tom Houghton - Class Half Empty

Tom Houghton - Class Half Empty

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gilded Balloon and MZA Present: Tom Houghton (Comedian of the Year finalist 2017) with his show, Class Half Empty.
Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Join character comedy maverick Tom Skelton on a wild gallop through the history of blindness and his own sight loss.
Tom Stade: I Swear

Tom Stade: I Swear

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Canadian tour de force returns with a new show ‘I Swear’, prepare for another epic blast of Tom Stade!
Yvonne Buskie: ....starting to see the end

Yvonne Buskie: ....starting to see the end

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Yvonne Buskie: ..starting to see the end - An evolving environment influenced by ideas of piety and vandalism.
Art Explorers at the Library

Art Explorers at the Library

03 August 2017
Check out Edinburgh Art Festival's Art Explorers workshops for 8-13 year olds at Central Library this summer!
Art Late

Art Late

03 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Art Late is a series of specially programmed late openings and events, taking place each Thursday in August.
Body Toning Circuit Classes

Body Toning Circuit Classes

03 August 2017
Try out this new free Body Toning Circuit Class suitable for all fitness levels at Projekt 42 in Leith on Thursdays!
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

03 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

03 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Caleidocello

Caleidocello

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Viennese Cellist Peter Hudler presents his music show 'Caleidocello'- Ode to the seemingly useless at the Fringe.
Craig Hill: Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt!

Craig Hill: Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt!

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Scotland's kilted comedy treasure Craig Hill brings his latest riotous show Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt to the Fringe!
Daniel Sloss: Now

Daniel Sloss: Now

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award-winning Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss brings his new show 'Now' to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Edinburgh International Festival: Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid

Edinburgh International Festival: Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Forget the Little Mermaid you thought you knew. Meow Meow’s subversive cabaret is a fairytale gone rogue.
Edinburgh International Festival: Rhinoceros

Edinburgh International Festival: Rhinoceros

03 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
A new Scottish/Turkish version of Ionesco’s Rhinoceros is on at the Royal Lyceum Theatre.
Emotional Terrorism

Emotional Terrorism

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Ellyn Daniels puts a hilarious spin on her soul-bearing tale of one girl’s journey from humiliation to liberation.
Enterprise: By Brian Parks

Enterprise: By Brian Parks

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Internationally acclaimed playwright Brian Parks brings his brand-new, fast-paced and surreal comedy to the Fringe.
Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

03 August 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Share new experiences together on this one-day/one-night Family Bushcraft and Survival Course with Woodland Ways.
Ignorance Is Chris - Edinburgh Fringe

Ignorance Is Chris - Edinburgh Fringe

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Award-nominated Scottish comedian Chris Henry brings his raw and hilarious show, Ignorance Is Chris, to the Fringe.
Jimeoin: Ridiculous

Jimeoin: Ridiculous

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award winning Comedian Jimeoin brings his new show 'Ridiculous' to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Multi-award winning Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her fourth year.
Mary Go Nowhere

Mary Go Nowhere

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Mary Go Nowhere - A brand new black comedy and a deliciously dark script for this year’s Fringe-goers.
Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Fringe's number one party just got bigger! Massaoke's new night, Club La La, comes to Assembly's Spiegeltent.
Nationally Endorsed Canine First Aid Course

Nationally Endorsed Canine First Aid Course

03 August 2017
Edinburgh West
Join Archangel First Aid Training for their Canine First Aid Course at The Space and Green Room on 3rd August.
Nick Cody - On Fire!

Nick Cody - On Fire!

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Australia’s acclaimed comedy super-nova Nick Cody is back at the Fringe with a brand-new hour of kickass stand-up.
Njambi McGrath: Breaking Black

Njambi McGrath: Breaking Black

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Breaking Black - An exploration of a black British/African woman’s experience in a hostile post-Brexit Britain.
Penetrator by Anthony Neilson

Penetrator by Anthony Neilson

03 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Darkly hilarious & compelling, Penetrator takes a long hard look at urban masculinity and the limits of friendship.
Port Erin plus Nasari & Echo Arcadia & Ordinaryson

Port Erin plus Nasari & Echo Arcadia & Ordinaryson

03 August 2017
Don't miss Port Erin at Sneaky Pete's on 3rd August with support for Nasari, Echo Arcadia and Ordinaryson!
Quarter Life Crisis

Quarter Life Crisis

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Quarter Life Crisis is a hilarious and cheeky one woman show about hiting the quarter century milestone.
Regina Spektor

Regina Spektor

03 August 2017
The fantastic singer-songwriter Regina Spektor will be performing at the Edinburgh Playhouse on the 3rd August!
Ross Leslie: Cry Hard

Ross Leslie: Cry Hard

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Catch 60 minutes from Fife comedian Ross Leslie talking about what makes him cry hard, and you laugh hard.
Set List - Stand Up Without a Net

Set List - Stand Up Without a Net

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Literally as they walk on stage, comedians must instantly create a spontaneous and original NEW stand-up set!
Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Fringe favourite Shappi Khorsandi is back with a brand new show for the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

03 August 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

03 August 2017
Find that perfect ‘someone’ at these Speed Dating events being held at Lulu and brought to you by Slow Dating.
Sunil Patel: Titan

Sunil Patel: Titan

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Sunil Patel brings his second hour of nihilistic gags to the Edinburgh Fringe this August with 'Titan'.
Survive!

Survive!

03 August 2017
Learn new skills from our wild leaders at Water of Leith Conservation Trust during the school holidays!
The Darling Monologues

The Darling Monologues

03 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
Meet Lily, Sadie and Ruby, acutely observed characters brought to life by their creator, author Angela Jackson.
The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Introducing the worldwide premiere of ‘The Rise And Fall Of Marcus Monroe’ hitting the stage for the first time.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Eve is the story of a child raised as a boy but who became one of the 10 Outstanding Women in Scotland in 2017.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award-winning playwright Gary McNair returns to the Traverse Theatre with his new one-man show - Letters to Morrissey.
Traverse Festival 2017:  Lilith: The Jungle Girl

Traverse Festival 2017: Lilith: The Jungle Girl

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Lilith: The Jungle Girl is an explosively messy mash-up of satire, slime and queer rage. See it at Traverse Theatre!
Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Jess and Joe Forever is a coming of age tale that explores rural life and what it means to belong.
Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Nassim Soleimanpour returns with an audacious theatrical event in which you will transcend borders and languages.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Hosted by Clive Anderson, a live extravaganza of the improvisational comedy show is coming to the Fringe this August!
Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Bill Martin MBE will be appearing at The Dome during the Fringe, telling the stories behind the songs that he wrote.
BrickCity – The Backstage Tour

BrickCity – The Backstage Tour

04 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Join LEGO artist Warren Elsmore and his team for a backstage tour and experience an amazing LEGO city built live!
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

04 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Circus Hub

Circus Hub

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Underbelly's Circus Hub is back at The Meadows bigger and better than ever before!
Cirkopolis

Cirkopolis

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Cirkopolis - Quebec's Cirque Éloize transform classic film Metropolis into a virtuosic spectacle for the whole family.
Craft Scotland Summer Show

Craft Scotland Summer Show

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
The Craft Scotland Summer Show returns again this year to the second floor of White Stuff during the Festival Fringe.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

04 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Come along to Edinburgh Cocktail Festival this August with its cocktail bars, food-stalls, pop-up events and more!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Martin Creed’s Words and Music

Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Creed’s Words and Music

04 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Artist, musician and Turner Prize-winner Martin Creed invites you to an evening of words, music and more.
Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Renowned Scottish theatre company Vox Motus adapts Caroline Brothers’s 2012 novel Hinterland, in a magical experience.
Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Samuel Beckett’s moving meditation on time, memory and ageing is performed by renowned Irish actor Barry McGovern.
Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Meet Me at Dawn is about two women wash up on a distant shore following a violent boating accident.
Explorers Outdoors

Explorers Outdoors

04 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Art Festival is hosting free outdoor art workshops for ages 3-7 in the Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden.
Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival

04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Edinburgh Foodies Festival, the UK’s largest celebration of food & drink, returns to Inverleith Park 4th-6th August.
Forth on the Fringe

Forth on the Fringe

04 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Radio Forth on the Fringe is one of the ‘must see’ shows of this year’s Festival. See it at Edinburgh Playhouse!
Friday Night at the Races

Friday Night at the Races

04 August 2017
Join us for our Friday Night at the Races - an evening packed full of thrilling entertainment.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

04 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Godspell

Godspell

04 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Shotgun Theatre presents: Godspell - A vibrant and compelling musical about love, hope and finding friendship.
Home Sweet Garden

Home Sweet Garden

04 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Asylon Theatre proudly presents its new, highly visual production of Home Sweet Garden for ages 4+ at Botanic Gardens.
Jesus

Jesus

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Nebiyu Assefa's paintings of Jesus are interwoven with Joanna Brown's photosgraphs of modern day Israel & Palastine.
Legacy of Balfour

Legacy of Balfour

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Just Festival: Exhibition of work by the Network of Photographers for Palestine on the Legacy of Arthur Balfour.
Mimi's Suitcase

Mimi's Suitcase

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
This one-woman play follows Iranian teen Mimi's return to her war-torn homeland after a happy childhood in Barcelona.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

04 August 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Get your disco-dancing-booties on! Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall is back at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
Nocturne

Nocturne

04 August 2017 - 09 August 2017
Ragamala Dance Company uses Indian dance and music to summon the different facets of the night in Nocturne.
Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Join Princes of Main for the funniest, weirdest, most cathartic New Year’s Eve party you’ve ever been to.
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

04 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean is a fast, fun packed show for all the family.
Protestimony

Protestimony

04 August 2017 - 28 September 2017
Protestimony is a visual and interactive art exhibition using artworks etc. created by refugees in the Calais Jungle.
Robin Hood: The Panto

Robin Hood: The Panto

04 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Sherwood Forest gets air-lifted to Edinburgh in Pumpkin Pantos’ debut Fringe production of Robin Hood: The Panto!
Seriously Funny

Seriously Funny

04 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Spare an hour for quality comedy that educates and entertains as it explores healthcare, gender identity and politics.
Sister Sledge

Sister Sledge

04 August 2017
The world famous disco Icons, Sister Sledge, come to the prestigious Edinburgh Corn Exchange for a one night only.
Standard Life Opening Event: Bloom

Standard Life Opening Event: Bloom

04 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Bloom is an epic, outdoor, public art event celebrating the joyful transformation of the city over the past 70 years.
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo embraces a colourful theme, Splash of Tartan at Edinburgh Castle this year.
Traverse Festival 2017: Frogman

Traverse Festival 2017: Frogman

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A coming-of-age, supernatural thriller, experienced in VR headsets from Curious Directive and Hull 2017.
Utah Saints - Festival Opening Party

Utah Saints - Festival Opening Party

04 August 2017
World renowned electronic band Utah Saints play live at the Stramash Festival Opening Party on Friday 4th August.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

04 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Woodland Ways Bushcraft Weekend Course

Woodland Ways Bushcraft Weekend Course

04 August 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Discover a deeper connection to nature with Woodland Ways multi award-winning Bushcraft Weekend Course.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

05 August 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

05 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Cally Beaton is ready to come out about her double life in her hilarious brand-new stand-up show at the Fringe!
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

05 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

05 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

05 August 2017
Edinburgh’s own Dunedin Consort bring a sense of enormous excitement to the launch of the 2017 Queen’s Hall concerts
Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Greek is now a modern opera classic, lauded in productions across the world.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

05 August 2017
Come along to the opening concert of the Edinburgh International Festival at the Usher Hall on 5th August!
Free Fringe Music at the Museum

Free Fringe Music at the Museum

05 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Experience the joy of live music with different performers every day in partnership with Live Music Now Scotland.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

05 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

05 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

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

Grassmarket Weekly Market

05 August 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

05 August 2017
Join us as we investigate with Hendrick's Gin the wonder that is the cucumber in a series of questionable experiments.
Lal Batti Express - Red Light Express

Lal Batti Express - Red Light Express

05 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Lal Batti (Red Light) Express is a production about the lives of young women from Mumbai's red-light area.
Laugh Begins at Forty

Laugh Begins at Forty

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh South
A new age is dawning for the Edinburgh Fringe ... and it begins at 40 with a fantastic line-up of stand-up comedians.
Lauriston Castle: Summer Bunting Tea Party

Lauriston Castle: Summer Bunting Tea Party

05 August 2017
Make summer bunting with vintage fabrics in this workshop then enjoy an afternoon tea party at Lauriston Castle.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

05 August 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

05 August 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Rough Runner

Rough Runner

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Are you ready Edinburgh? Rough Runner is returning to town this August!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

05 August 2017
Edinburgh East
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round this large wildlife friendly garden, run on organic principles.
Summer Bollywood Workout

Summer Bollywood Workout

05 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Keep fit this summer with Ihayami School's summer classes! Saturday mornings from 15th July to 19th August (6 weeks).
The Drunk and Heckle Show

The Drunk and Heckle Show

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Fringe Festival: The Drunk and Heckle show hosted by Canadian comic David Tsono is back!
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

05 August 2017
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
The Reformation Festival Chorus

The Reformation Festival Chorus

05 August 2017
The Reformation Festival Chorus presents a programme of inspirational choral music on 5 August as part of the Fringe.
Traverse Festival 2017: Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

Traverse Festival 2017: Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Olivier Award-nominated actress Josette Bushell-Mingo mixes story and song in Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone.
Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 5th & 6th July.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

06 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

06 August 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

06 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Edinburgh

Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Edinburgh

06 August 2017
Bring your young budding gardeners along to Dobbies Little Seedlings Club and put the fun back into gardening.
Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Livingston

Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Livingston

06 August 2017
Dobbies is inviting young, budding gardeners aged 4 - 10 years old to join its Little Seedlings Club this summer.
Edinburgh International Festival: Die Walküre

Edinburgh International Festival: Die Walküre

06 August 2017
Die Walküre tells a profoundly human story of mankind’s emotions, frailties and dramas.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

06 August 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

06 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Jonah Matranga + Guests

Jonah Matranga + Guests

06 August 2017
Jonah Matranga will be playing Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh as part of his UK tour on 6th of August.
Just Festival Pulpit

Just Festival Pulpit

06 August 2017
Come and join us at St John's Festival Pulpit to hear voices from inside and outside the church.
Little Fix Tribute

Little Fix Tribute

06 August 2017
Catch Little Fix, the premiere tribute to the worlds biggest girl band Little Mix, at The Village Hotel Edinburgh.
Mànran - Live in Stramash

Mànran - Live in Stramash

06 August 2017
Don't miss Mànran, one of the best-known and best-loved Scottish bands on the scene today, at Stramash on 6th August!
Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

06 August 2017
Scotfairs hold a regular Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair at Meadowbank Stadium, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotments

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotments

06 August 2017
Edinburgh East
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotment site is a tranquil and charming space.
SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

06 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Step back in time and travel by steam train along the new Borders Railway this August to Galashiels and Tweedbank.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

06 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

06 August 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Super Collage

Super Collage

06 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and make a collage all about your special City using a variety of collage materials.
Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

06 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Whip Hand is an explosive new play about power, privilege, blood ties and our inescapable past.
Beauty

Beauty

07 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Beauty is a fast paced piece of theatre for the Fringe by Claire Wood, presented by Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

07 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Dads in Adversity

Dads in Adversity

07 August 2017
A conversation on the play “Being a Dad", its continuing impact and the changing role of fathers in Scotland today.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes

Edinburgh International Festival: Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes

07 August 2017
Listen to a captivating recital from Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes at The Queen's Hall!
Edinburgh International Festival:  PJ Harvey

Edinburgh International Festival: PJ Harvey

07 August 2017 - 08 August 2017
Mercury Prize winner PJ Harvey returns to Edinburgh with her full nine-piece band on 7th & 8th August.
Inglis’ Amazon’s

Inglis’ Amazon’s

07 August 2017
Hear about the amazing pioneering work of Elsie Inglis and the Scottish Women's Hospitals during the First World War.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

07 August 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Migrant Sisters

Migrant Sisters

07 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
Heading to the Fringe? Take in Migrant Sisters, a debut play from the brand new Sisters Theatre Company.
North Berwick Drama Circle – Five go to Fidra Island

North Berwick Drama Circle – Five go to Fidra Island

07 August 2017 - 08 August 2017
North Berwick
Fringe By the Sea: Jolly good fun for grown ups (and youngsters too) in this spoof of Enid Blyton’s classic series.
PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

07 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Watch all the action from the PGA Open golf tournement live in HD at The Golf Tavern from 7th to 13th August!
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

07 August 2017
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
Teenager’s Fundamental Bushcraft Course

Teenager’s Fundamental Bushcraft Course

07 August 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Inspire And Educate Young Minds With Woodland Ways Teenager's Fundamental Bushcraft Course aimed at 12-17 year-olds.
Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

07 August 2017
See legendary cabaret artists and arch dissectors of gender norms, Dive Queer Party, at Traverse Festival 2017!
Traverse Festival 2017: Pre-View

Traverse Festival 2017: Pre-View

07 August 2017
The University of Edinburgh and Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland present: Five readings from five brand new plays.
Traverse Festival: Talkfest 2017 - 7th August

Traverse Festival: Talkfest 2017 - 7th August

07 August 2017
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
Volpone

Volpone

07 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group present: Ben Jonson's Volpone, a rollicking comedy, at The Royal Scots Club.
Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

07 August 2017
Join whisky expert Charles MacLean & Sherlock author Bonnie MacBird for an evening of history, murder and a wee dram!
Wildlife Week

Wildlife Week

07 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
Sign your young adventurers up for a week of wildlife and outdoors activities with the Hopetoun House Ranger Service.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

08 August 2017
Come along for a guided walk this summer and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
Bonnie MacBird in conversation with Kaite Welsh at Golden Hare Books

Bonnie MacBird in conversation with Kaite Welsh at Golden Hare Books

08 August 2017
Meet Bonnie MacBird for an evening of readings from her new book 'Unquiet Spirits' and a discussion with Kaite Welsh.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

08 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Changing Paths

Changing Paths

08 August 2017
Join our conversation to hear engaging, life-changing stories from people who decided to convert to another religion.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Apollon Musagète Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Apollon Musagète Quartet

08 August 2017
Don't miss Apollon Musagète Quartet, hailed as one of the most exciting young quartets on the planet.
Edinburgh International Festival:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

08 August 2017
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra launches its three 2017 Festival concerts with a rich programme high on contrasts.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

08 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
The Divide is an extraordinary new work by one of the UK’s greatest storytellers, Alan Ayckbourn.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Edinburgh Musical Society - Sold Out

Edinburgh International Festival: The Edinburgh Musical Society - Sold Out

08 August 2017
Ensemble Marsyas recreate a late 18th century Edinburgh concert to launch the Festival’s St Cecilia’s Hall concerts.
Free Teen Yoga

Free Teen Yoga

08 August 2017
Check out the Teen Yoga classes at Projekt 42 in Leith running every Tuesday throughout the summer!
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

08 August 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Paolozzi @ The Arches

Paolozzi @ The Arches

08 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Beer Factory brings together creative talent from the world of food, drink & art at The Arches this August.
River Dipping

River Dipping

08 August 2017
Join us IN the river for this favourite activity at Water of Leith Conservation Trust!
SOSA Dance Fitness

SOSA Dance Fitness

08 August 2017
Livingston
Looking for a new, fabulous way to keep fit this summer? Come and Dance Yourself Happy with SOSA Dance Fitness!
Traverse Festival 2017:  Party Game

Traverse Festival 2017: Party Game

08 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Party Game is an extraordinary immersive theatrical performance about embracing the unknown.
Wild Bore

Wild Bore

08 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Wild Bore: Three masters of smart, spiky, political performance who are not afraid to talk out of their arses!
A Rare Talent

A Rare Talent

09 August 2017
David Patterson, Curatorial at City Art Centre, will examine the two works by artist Phoebe Anna Traquair.
Come Rain or Come Shine

Come Rain or Come Shine

09 August 2017
North Berwick
Fringe By the Sea: Arlen present 'Come Rain or Come Shine', musical gems from Ellington to Jobim to Joni Mitchell.
Drifting Dragonflies

Drifting Dragonflies

09 August 2017
A Pottery painting demonstration by Griselda Hill Pottery is taking place on 9th August at City Art Centre.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

09 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Bryn Terfel & Malcolm Martineau

Edinburgh International Festival: Bryn Terfel & Malcolm Martineau

09 August 2017
Superstar of the opera and concert stage, Bryn Terfel joins with pianist Malcolm Martineau in this concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Mikhail Pletnev

Edinburgh International Festival: Mikhail Pletnev

09 August 2017
Mikhail Pletnev performs an intimate piano recital at The Queen's Hall.
Edinburgh International Festival: Don Giovanni

Edinburgh International Festival: Don Giovanni

09 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Don't miss this remarkable, provocative staging of Don Giovanni conducted and directed by Iván Fischer.
F**k Tinder Edinburgh

F**k Tinder Edinburgh

09 August 2017
Come and join in the only comedy night for single people that has travelled the world and now comes to Edinburgh!
Japes

Japes

09 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Juliana Capes: Earthly Bodies

Juliana Capes: Earthly Bodies

09 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A street based artwork, exhibition and tour that charts the significance of the city’s chewing gum constellations.
Let Me ON Stage

Let Me ON Stage

09 August 2017
Drake Music Scotland talk about their campaign #LetMeONStage on giving people with disabilities a chance to perform.
Michael Griffiths: Sweet Dreams

Michael Griffiths: Sweet Dreams

09 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Helpmann Award winner Michael Griffiths: Sweet Dreams.
Off the Top!

Off the Top!

09 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: TV and Broadway veteran Jason Kravits - Off the Top!
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

09 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

09 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

09 August 2017
Join whisky expert Charles MacLean & Sherlock author Bonnie MacBird for an evening of history, murder and a wee dram!
Art Explorers at the Library

Art Explorers at the Library

10 August 2017
Check out Edinburgh Art Festival's Art Explorers workshops for 8-13 year olds at Central Library this summer!
Art Late

Art Late

10 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Art Late is a series of specially programmed late openings and events, taking place each Thursday in August.
Body Toning Circuit Classes

Body Toning Circuit Classes

10 August 2017
Try out this new free Body Toning Circuit Class suitable for all fitness levels at Projekt 42 in Leith on Thursdays!
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

10 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Karen Cargill & Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Karen Cargill & Simon Lepper

10 August 2017
Mezzo soprano Karen Cargill and pianist Simon Lepper perform Intimate French song by Debussy, Chausson, Duparc & Hahn.
Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests

Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests

10 August 2017
Come along for an evening of beautiful music across international cultures with Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests.
Empire State of Mind

Empire State of Mind

10 August 2017
This talk takes a look at methods and attitudes surrounding addressing the legacy of the British Empire in schools.
I, the Lion plus Bad Protagonist Club + Attic Choir

I, the Lion plus Bad Protagonist Club + Attic Choir

10 August 2017
Exile Promotions present: Post-punk trio - I, the Lion plus Bad Protagonist Club and Attic Choir at Opium 10th August.
Mortimer Sparks and The Sands of Imaginaria

Mortimer Sparks and The Sands of Imaginaria

10 August 2017
Join the world's bravest explorer, Mortimer Sparks, in this theatrical adventure for children at The Writer's Museum.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

10 August 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Stick!

Stick!

10 August 2017
Learn 101 things to do with a stick with Water of Leith Conservation Trust - they are awesome!
The Polar Bears Go Up!

The Polar Bears Go Up!

10 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Polar Bears are back for the Festival Fringe and they are moving up in the world. See them at the EICC.
100 Years of Balfour

100 Years of Balfour

11 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
A dramatised reading of letters exchanged between the British, Palestinian and Zionist parties 100 years ago.
At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

11 August 2017
Learn speed sketching skills in the grounds of Lauriston Castle with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher!
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

11 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Elgar’s King Olaf

Edinburgh International Festival: Elgar’s King Olaf

11 August 2017
Sir Andrew Davis conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in Elgar’s tale of vengeful gods, warring Vikings & doomed love.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Seong-Jin Cho

Edinburgh International Festival: Seong-Jin Cho

11 August 2017
Seong-Jin Cho makes his International Festival debut with a scintillating programme of keyboard pyrotechnics.
Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

11 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Vuelos is a magical dance theatre work for children and families. Age 5+.
Explorers Outdoors

Explorers Outdoors

11 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Art Festival is hosting free outdoor art workshops for ages 3-7 in the Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

11 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous!

Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous!

11 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous! Extra Friday & Saturday night 9pm shows! Later, ruder, sillier and absolutely full-on.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

11 August 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Seriously Funny

Seriously Funny

11 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Spare an hour for quality comedy that educates and entertains as it explores healthcare, gender identity and politics.
The Archerfield Cup

The Archerfield Cup

11 August 2017
Come along to Musselburgh Racecourse on 11th August with the feature race, The £25,000 Archerfield Cup.
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

11 August 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock

Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock

11 August 2017
North Berwick
Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock have teamed up to bring some beautiful, haunting & iconic pieces in the jazz repertoire.
TOTT at Edinburgh Fringe

TOTT at Edinburgh Fringe

11 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
The UKs only Tribute Band to Chrissie Hynde & The Pretenders, play The Merchants' Hall 11th August as part of Fringe.
Travel Retail Exclusives

Travel Retail Exclusives

11 August 2017
Do you stand in 'duty free' wondering which whisky to buy? Then come along to this tasting night with Kask Whisky.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

11 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

11 August 2017
Join whisky expert Charles MacLean & Sherlock author Bonnie MacBird for an evening of history, murder and a wee dram!
A Stone’s Throw

A Stone’s Throw

12 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Live music, storytelling and puppetry combine in this performance by Giddy Aunt Theatre for ages 7+.
Anthony Horowitz:  Alex Rider Returns

Anthony Horowitz: Alex Rider Returns

12 August 2017
Bestselling author Anthony Horowitz brings you the latest dramatic instalment of the Alex Rider series, Never Say Die.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

12 August 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Career Transitions Workshop - Returning to Work

Career Transitions Workshop - Returning to Work

12 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Anna Bell Coaching is holding a special career transitions workshop to support mums who are returning to work.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

12 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

12 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Afternoon Tea with.....

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Afternoon Tea with.....

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Listen to a fabulous selection of Authors and tuck into a classic British afternoon tea, what more could you want?
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

12 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Check out the Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series events that are on each day of the festival.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Age of Political Earthquakes

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Age of Political Earthquakes

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Age of Political Earthquakes - Authors from across the world share their insights of this year’s seismic shocks.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - India & Pakistan: 70 Years On

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - India & Pakistan: 70 Years On

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
This series is explores the 70th anniversary of the Indian subcontinent’s independence from British rule.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Playing with Books

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Playing with Books

12 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Innovative events which play with the idea of using performance and music to discuss books on stage.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Reading the Final Chapter

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Reading the Final Chapter

12 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
This series explores death, one of the hardest things to deal with, a taboo we rarely fully explore.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - This Woman Can

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - This Woman Can

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
This series is all about phenomenal women. Dynamic women who are taking (or have taken) on the world.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Writing the City

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Writing the City

12 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
New Towns - we look back at the past, consider what it takes to make a town work and ask what the next 70 years holds.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes:  Babble On - Spoken Word

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

12 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Babble On returns with performances from some of the best poets and spoken word artists from across the world.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

12 August 2017
Visionary British pianist Paul Lewis joins the orchestra conducted by Edward Gardner for Grieg’s Piano Concerto.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Gringolts Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Gringolts Quartet

12 August 2017
Led by international violin soloist Ilya Gringolts, the quartet plays Brahms, Haydn and Widmann.
Edinburgh International Festival: Yo, Carmen

Edinburgh International Festival: Yo, Carmen

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Don't miss a vibrant ode to womanhood from the brilliant flamenco dancer and choreographer María Pagés.
Edinburgh Trams Old and New

Edinburgh Trams Old and New

12 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre on 12th August for a talk on the History of trams in Edinburgh from 1871 onwards!
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

12 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

12 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

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

Grassmarket Weekly Market

12 August 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Hot Dub Time Machine

Hot Dub Time Machine

12 August 2017
Hot Dub Time Machine is the World’s First Time Travelling Dance Party and it's at the Royal Highland Centre in August.
Julia Donaldson & Friends

Julia Donaldson & Friends

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
International bestselling picture book author Julia Donaldson is back with more singing, dancing and rhyming fun.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

12 August 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Magical Curses with Lari Don

Magical Curses with Lari Don

12 August 2017
Be spellbound as author Lari Don introduces the final book in the trilogy, The Witch's Guide to Magical Combat.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

12 August 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Start your day with a magical trip into the world of words with one of our Festival authors. For children of all ages.
NYOS Futures & Drake Music Scotland’s Digital Orchestra

NYOS Futures & Drake Music Scotland’s Digital Orchestra

12 August 2017
Edinburgh West
NYOS Futures & Drake Music Scotland’s Digital Orchestra premier "Microscopic Dances" at The Tom Fleming Centre.
Party at the Palace

Party at the Palace

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
McEwan's Party at the Palace: Scotland's biggest family friendly music festival is back at Linlithgow in August!
Summer Bollywood Workout

Summer Bollywood Workout

12 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Keep fit this summer with Ihayami School's summer classes! Saturday mornings from 15th July to 19th August (6 weeks).
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

12 August 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Rising Souls, Richy Neill & the Reinforcements, No Quarter

The Rising Souls, Richy Neill & the Reinforcements, No Quarter

12 August 2017
Exile Promotions present: The Rising Souls, Richy Neill & the Reinforcements and No Quarter at Opium on 12th August.
’Art to Wear’ International Contemporary Jewellery Show

’Art to Wear’ International Contemporary Jewellery Show

13 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
For the first time ever, Lily Luna will be holding a designer jewellery exhibition during the Fringe Festival.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

13 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Cathal McConnell Trio

Cathal McConnell Trio

13 August 2017
North Berwick
The concert with the Cathal McConnell Trio is sure to be musically enriching, hugely rewarding and a whole lot of fun.
Ceilidh in the Park

Ceilidh in the Park

13 August 2017
Help grant Wishes and break the World Record for the "Biggest" Gay Gordens with When You Wish Upon a Star Scotland!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

13 August 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

13 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

13 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
A series of truly fascinating events looking at sighing, singing, poetry, air quality and taking our last breath.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

13 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
An eclectic line-up of top talents plays with words, music and much more every night for your entertainment.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Outriders

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Outriders

13 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Five Scottish writers relate stories about the state of the Americas today after being sent over on epic jouneys.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Come & Sing International

Edinburgh International Festival: Come & Sing International

13 August 2017
Do you love singing? Come along and sing with members of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Peter Grimes

Edinburgh International Festival: Peter Grimes

13 August 2017
Benjamin Britten’s immensely powerful work is the defining British opera of the 20th century.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

13 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Get Galloping with Clare Balding

Get Galloping with Clare Balding

13 August 2017
Horse-related hilarity as Clare Balding presents her debut book for children, The Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

13 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Just Festival Pulpit

Just Festival Pulpit

13 August 2017
Come and join us at St John's Festival Pulpit to hear voices from inside and outside the church.
Knights of the Castle

Knights of the Castle

13 August 2017
Make your own coat of arms, sword and shield and to battle marauding dragons and help protect Lauriston Castle!
Riot Jazz Brass Band + Thumpasaurus

Riot Jazz Brass Band + Thumpasaurus

13 August 2017
Come down to La Belle for a boogie and sweat it out with one of the finest bands to hit the UK in a long time.
SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

13 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Step back in time and travel by steam train along the new Borders Railway this August to Galashiels and Tweedbank.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

13 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

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

The Crafters Roadshow

13 August 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
Time Travels with Adrian Edmondson

Time Travels with Adrian Edmondson

13 August 2017
Travel back in time with comedian, writer and TV personality Adrian Edmondson as he presents his first book for kids.
A Boy Named Cash

A Boy Named Cash

14 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A one-man band greatest hits tribute to the legend Johnny Cash featuring Monty Cotton, as seen on The Voice.
Bona Fide

Bona Fide

14 August 2017
Bona Fide asks the cream of Edinburgh Fringe 2017’s comics to perform material written for one night only!
Boogie Beat at Joy Tots!

Boogie Beat at Joy Tots!

14 August 2017
Leith
Boogie Beat classes are coming to Joy Tots cafe with Singing, dancing, story telling and much more!
Bookbug

Bookbug

14 August 2017
Bookbug - Sing along with traditional nursery songs and action rhymes in an event hosted by Edinburgh City Libraries.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

14 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Derren Brown: Underground

Derren Brown: Underground

14 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Derren Brown brings his latest spell-binding show 'Underground' to the Edinburgh Playhouse on 14th & 15th August.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Stripped 2017

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Stripped 2017

14 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Comics, graphic novels and the writers and illustrators who create them are the focus of our popular Stripped strand.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Visions of the Future

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Visions of the Future

14 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Leading authors and public intellectuals consider the seismic shifts in society and how we can adapt in the future.
Edinburgh International Festival:  L’Orfeo

Edinburgh International Festival: L’Orfeo

14 August 2017
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the first of Monteverdi’s three exquisitely expressive surviving operas.
Edinburgh International Festival:  René Pape & Camillo Radicke

Edinburgh International Festival: René Pape & Camillo Radicke

14 August 2017
René Pape and pianist Camillo Radicke present a recital of songs by Beethoven, Dvořák and Musorgsky.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

14 August 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Outlook Walks: Russell Clegg

Outlook Walks: Russell Clegg

14 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A walking tour, led by Russell Clegg from SHBT, around the Lawnmarket revealing the work and legacy of Patrick Geddes.
Prévert: Piano & Poetry - Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Prévert: Piano & Poetry - Edinburgh Festival Fringe

14 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Edinburgh West
Take a musical and poetic voyage through time with 20 year old French concert pianist, Alexandre Prévert.
Prison Break

Prison Break

14 August 2017
A look at whether prisons are the best place to be sending offenders to. If not, what are the other options?
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

14 August 2017
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

14 August 2017
See legendary cabaret artists and arch dissectors of gender norms, Dive Queer Party, at Traverse Festival 2017!
Traverse Festival 2017: Pre-View

Traverse Festival 2017: Pre-View

14 August 2017
The University of Edinburgh and Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland present: Five readings from five brand new plays.
Traverse Festival: Talkfest 2017 - 14th August

Traverse Festival: Talkfest 2017 - 14th August

14 August 2017
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

14 August 2017
Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy brought to the Fringe!
Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

14 August 2017
Join whisky expert Charles MacLean & Sherlock author Bonnie MacBird for an evening of history, murder and a wee dram!
Winnie-the-Pooh’s Heffalump Hunt

Winnie-the-Pooh’s Heffalump Hunt

14 August 2017
Everyone's favourite bear is back in a new adventure. Join author Giles Andreae in this humorous, honey-filled event!
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

15 August 2017
Come along for a guided walk this summer and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

15 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Ken MacLeod

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Ken MacLeod

15 August 2017 - 17 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Acclaimed science fiction author Ken MacLeod brings leading SF, fantasy and horror writers to the Book Festival.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Andreas Haefliger

Edinburgh International Festival: Andreas Haefliger

15 August 2017
Andreas Haefliger famed for his searching insights and his pianistic power plays Beethoven, Musorgsky, Liszt and Berg.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria

Edinburgh International Festival: Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria

15 August 2017
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the second of Monteverdi’s three exquisitely expressive surviving operas.
Free Teen Yoga

Free Teen Yoga

15 August 2017
Check out the Teen Yoga classes at Projekt 42 in Leith running every Tuesday throughout the summer!
Freedom

Freedom

15 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
'Freedom' powerfully depicts the themes of sex slavery, domestic violence, and the worst kind of misogyny.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

15 August 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Hot Topical

Hot Topical

15 August 2017
Add your voice to the debate as we will discuss the most pertinent and immediate issues facing us all this August.
Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

15 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Transmission Meditation is a simple form of group meditation combining two yogas: Karma Yoga & Laya Yoga.
River Dipping

River Dipping

15 August 2017
Join us IN the river for this favourite activity at Water of Leith Conservation Trust!
Secret Giants with David Litchfield

Secret Giants with David Litchfield

15 August 2017
Help David Litchfield spot the secret giant in the pages of his book, then learn how to draw your own humongous human.
SOSA Dance Fitness

SOSA Dance Fitness

15 August 2017
Livingston
Looking for a new, fabulous way to keep fit this summer? Come and Dance Yourself Happy with SOSA Dance Fitness!
Summer Magic Workshop - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Summer Magic Workshop - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

15 August 2017
Learn, create and perform your own magic in this workshop at Lauriston Castle this summer for Ages 7. - 11!
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

15 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk is a story of the incredible life and love of artist Marc Chagall and his wife Bella.
Traverse Festival 2017:   Breakfast Plays: B!RTH

Traverse Festival 2017: Breakfast Plays: B!RTH

15 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Breakfast Plays: BIRTH - Four female playwrights present plays questioning their country’s approach to birth pracice.
Unquiet Spirits at Waterstones

Unquiet Spirits at Waterstones

15 August 2017
Waterstones welcomes Bonnie Macbird as she discusses her second original Sherlock Holmes adventures, Unquiet Spirits.
Bookbug

Bookbug

16 August 2017
Bookbug - Sing along with traditional nursery songs and action rhymes in an event hosted by Edinburgh City Libraries.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

16 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Anoushka Shankar

Edinburgh International Festival: Anoushka Shankar

16 August 2017
Join Anoushka Shankar for an evening of her deeply expressive music at the Usher Hall on 16th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  François Leleux & Eric Le Sage

Edinburgh International Festival: François Leleux & Eric Le Sage

16 August 2017
Charismatic oboist François Leleux is joined by his music collaborator Eric Le Sage.
Edinburgh International Festival: Blak Whyte Gray

Edinburgh International Festival: Blak Whyte Gray

16 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
Award-winning East London hip-hop company, Boy Blue Entertainment, bring Blak Whyte Gray to the Royal Lyceum.
F**k Tinder Edinburgh

F**k Tinder Edinburgh

16 August 2017
Come and join in the only comedy night for single people that has travelled the world and now comes to Edinburgh!
Faith in Ageing

Faith in Ageing

16 August 2017
This conversation will provide an opportunity to consider ageing from different cultural and faith perspectives.
Japes

Japes

16 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

16 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
Pet Problems with Adam Hargreaves

Pet Problems with Adam Hargreaves

16 August 2017
Hear Adam Hargreaves read from his very funny first book in his whimsical series, Molly Mischief: My Perfect Pet.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

16 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Whisky, Ghosts and Sherlock Holmes at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

16 August 2017
Join whisky expert Charles MacLean & Sherlock author Bonnie MacBird for an evening of history, murder and a wee dram!
Alice Broadway & Juno Dawson:  Tattoos and Coping Tactics

Alice Broadway & Juno Dawson: Tattoos and Coping Tactics

17 August 2017
Join two immensely talented authors of young adult fiction as they share tales of tattoos, love, loss and forgiveness.
Art Late

Art Late

17 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Art Late is a series of specially programmed late openings and events, taking place each Thursday in August.
Body Toning Circuit Classes

Body Toning Circuit Classes

17 August 2017
Try out this new free Body Toning Circuit Class suitable for all fitness levels at Projekt 42 in Leith on Thursdays!
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

17 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

17 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Dads Rock

Dads Rock

17 August 2017
Dads Rock bring their blend of stories, rhymes and songs to the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 17th August.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Elif Shafak

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Elif Shafak

17 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Elif Shafak looks at the powerful relationship between fiction and the political world in which it is written.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Benjamin Appl & Pavel Kolesnikov

Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Appl & Pavel Kolesnikov

17 August 2017
Baritone Benjamin Appl and pianist Pavel Kolesnikov perform Songs by Schubert, Schumann, Grieg and Matthias Pintscher.
Edinburgh International Festival:  L’incoronazione di Poppea

Edinburgh International Festival: L’incoronazione di Poppea

17 August 2017
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the third of Monteverdi’s three exquisitely expressive surviving operas.
Edinburgh International Festival:  The Music of The Incredible String Band

Edinburgh International Festival: The Music of The Incredible String Band

17 August 2017
This is a very special concert paying homage to one of the most influential groups to have come out of Scotland.
McAree Festival Knit Night

McAree Festival Knit Night

17 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Fringe performers and locals, join McAree Brothers for an evening of knitting, crocheting, chatting, and shopping!
Rebel Rebel

Rebel Rebel

17 August 2017
Join Dr Mark Taubert as he talks about life in his various NHS and hospice work settings after David Bowie's death.
Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

17 August 2017
The Wax House Theatre brings its new show, COLUMNS, to the Fringe with two relaxed autism-friendly performances.
Rhymetime

Rhymetime

17 August 2017
Join Craigmillar Books for Babies for a fun and lively sing-along as they share their favourite rhymes and songs.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

17 August 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

17 August 2017
Find that perfect ‘someone’ at these Speed Dating events being held at Lulu and brought to you by Slow Dating.
The Quaint and Picturesque Street: Old Eindburgh at the 1886 International Exhibition

The Quaint and Picturesque Street: Old Eindburgh at the 1886 International Exhibition

17 August 2017
Dr Wilson Smith will tell the story behind the Old Edinburgh exhibit at the 1886 International Exhibition.
W is for Wilfred Owen: A Centenary Celebration of an Acclaimed Poet with Links to Edinburgh

W is for Wilfred Owen: A Centenary Celebration of an Acclaimed Poet with Links to Edinburgh

17 August 2017
Come along and join in a centenary celebration of the work of poet Wilfred Owen at City Art Centre on 17th August!
Counterfeit Sixties Show

Counterfeit Sixties Show

18 August 2017
Join us at Bathgate Regal Theatre for a night of sixties nostalgia with the Counterfeit Sixties Show on 18th August!
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

18 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Chamber Orchestra

18 August 2017
Canadian Marc-André Hamelin joins the Scottish Chamber Orchestra at Usher Hall on 18th August.
Edinburgh International Festival: Chiaroscuro Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Chiaroscuro Quartet

18 August 2017
The Chiaroscuro Quartet famed for its fiery, unforgettable performances plays Schubert, Haydn and Bach.
Edinburgh International Festival: Macbeth

Edinburgh International Festival: Macbeth

18 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
A major new production of Verdi’s dark operatic thriller, given by Teatro Regio of Turin.
Explorers Outdoors

Explorers Outdoors

18 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Art Festival is hosting free outdoor art workshops for ages 3-7 in the Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden.
Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

18 August 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Share new experiences together on this one-day/one-night Family Bushcraft and Survival Course with Woodland Ways.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

18 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Kristina Stephenson’s Big Draw

Kristina Stephenson’s Big Draw

18 August 2017
Help our 2017 Illustrator in Residence Kristina Stephenson create a work of art worthy of Sir Charlie Stinky Socks
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

18 August 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Rhymetime

Rhymetime

18 August 2017
Join Craigmillar Books for Babies for a fun and lively sing-along as they share their favourite rhymes and songs.
Seriously Funny

Seriously Funny

18 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Spare an hour for quality comedy that educates and entertains as it explores healthcare, gender identity and politics.
The Lady Doth Protest Too Much: Poetry in Resistance

The Lady Doth Protest Too Much: Poetry in Resistance

18 August 2017
Join Nadine Aisha as she explores and illustrates the power of women's voices to resist and create change.
Veridian + Rory Indiana

Veridian + Rory Indiana

18 August 2017
Bubble Tea Records by arrangement from Artery Global presents Veridian + Rory Indiana at Opium 18th August.
Waverley Care Comedy Gala

Waverley Care Comedy Gala

18 August 2017
Edinburgh’s biggest comedy event returns with an all-star cast at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 18th August.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

18 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Adult Workshop: Patchwood Houses

Adult Workshop: Patchwood Houses

19 August 2017
Join artist Ali Ferguson to create an “Edinburgh Close” from “patches” of repurposed wood all stitched together.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

19 August 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Casting Shadows

Casting Shadows

19 August 2017
Have a go at creating a photographic shadow picture using sun sensitive paper on this Museum of Edinburgh workshop.
Castle Pub Quiz Night

Castle Pub Quiz Night

19 August 2017
Test your local history knowledge at Lauriston Castle pub quiz night 19th August with popular quizmaster Dave Albury.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

19 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Derek Landy:  Resurrection

Derek Landy: Resurrection

19 August 2017
Bring your questions for author Derek Landy and find out all you wanted to know about the Skulduggery Pleasant series!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

19 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Roxane Gay with Jackie Kay

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: Roxane Gay with Jackie Kay

19 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
A series of events featuring writers whose work operates at the intersection of various forms of identity.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Festival Firsts

Edinburgh International Festival: Festival Firsts

19 August 2017
Sir James MacMillan conducts three masterpieces of 20th-century music to celebrate the Festival's 70th anniversary.
Edinburgh International Festival:  I Fagiolini

Edinburgh International Festival: I Fagiolini

19 August 2017
I Fagiolini expands to take in a period instrument ensemble for an unveiling of Monteverdi's 'other' Vespers.
Edinburgh International Festival: Project REBEL

Edinburgh International Festival: Project REBEL

19 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Hip-hop dance superstars Boy Blue Entertainment bring a bold dance show to Castlebrae Community High School.
Equilibrium

Equilibrium

19 August 2017
Listen to a unique musical experience merging traditional Scottish tunes with digital technologies from Equilibrium.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

19 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

19 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

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

Grassmarket Weekly Market

19 August 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Isla Fisher - Marge and the Great Train Rescue

Isla Fisher - Marge and the Great Train Rescue

19 August 2017
Join actor Isla Fisher to hear all about the latest book in her charming series, Marge and the Great Train Rescue.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

19 August 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

19 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Former Prime Minister and global cabaret superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho will be hosting a club night!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

19 August 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Simply English Edinburgh Open Day

Simply English Edinburgh Open Day

19 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Find out all the information you need to know about Simply English Edinburgh at their open day on 19th August.
Summer Bollywood Workout

Summer Bollywood Workout

19 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Keep fit this summer with Ihayami School's summer classes! Saturday mornings from 15th July to 19th August (6 weeks).
Bags of Art

Bags of Art

20 August 2017
Cool and creative fun with artists Tessa Asquith-Lamb & Louise Fraser at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

20 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

20 August 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Chris Hoy: Sensational Cycling

Chris Hoy: Sensational Cycling

20 August 2017
Join Chris Hoy as he introduces his magical cycling adventure series, Flying Fergus at the International Book Festival
Dark Forces with Robin Jarvis

Dark Forces with Robin Jarvis

20 August 2017
Robin Jarvis teaches you how to create supernatural creatures and enchanted worlds in this enthralling event.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

20 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Festival:  La Damnation de Faust

Edinburgh International Festival: La Damnation de Faust

20 August 2017
Listen to La Damnation de Faust, a spectacular choral extravaganza at Usher Hall on 20th August!
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

20 August 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

20 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Just Festival Pulpit

Just Festival Pulpit

20 August 2017
Come and join us at St John's Festival Pulpit to hear voices from inside and outside the church.
Matt Dickinson:  Everest Calling

Matt Dickinson: Everest Calling

20 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Join Matt Dickinson as he discusses The Everest Files trilogy and his thrilling stage adaptation on 20th August.
Puppy Afternoon Tea Festival Edition

Puppy Afternoon Tea Festival Edition

20 August 2017
Come and meet the resident dogs when Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe host a special Fringe Puppy Afternoon Tea August 20th!
Spiders: Fight Your Phobia

Spiders: Fight Your Phobia

20 August 2017
Do you hate spiders? Then come along to this 'Fight Your Spider Phobia' workshop with RZSS.
SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

20 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Step back in time and travel by steam train along the new Borders Railway this August to Galashiels and Tweedbank.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

20 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

20 August 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

20 August 2017
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money at The Jack & Jill Market at Meadowbank Stadium on the 20th August.
Andy Shauf // Edinburgh

Andy Shauf // Edinburgh

21 August 2017
Catch Canadian songwriter Andy Shauf when he plays La Belle Angele on 21st August 2017 as part of his 2017 tour.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

21 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Breaking Through Stained Glass: Women Faith Leaders

Breaking Through Stained Glass: Women Faith Leaders

21 August 2017
Women Faith Leaders: A discussion on how does gender affect the way one can serve their faith and community?
Edinburgh International Festival:  Joshua Bell & Dénes Várjon

Edinburgh International Festival: Joshua Bell & Dénes Várjon

21 August 2017
Joshua Bell is joined by pianist Dénes Várjon for the recital of work by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Grieg.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Mitsuko Uchida in Recital

Edinburgh International Festival: Mitsuko Uchida in Recital

21 August 2017
Mitsuko Uchida brings a passionate programme for her 2017 solo recital.
Edinburgh International Festival: Nederlands Dans Theater

Edinburgh International Festival: Nederlands Dans Theater

21 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
Nederlands DansTheater presents a triple bill choreographed by Paul Lightfoot, Sol León and Gabriela Carrizo.
James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2017: The Award Ceremony

James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2017: The Award Ceremony

21 August 2017
James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2017: The Award Ceremony is taking place on 21st August at the Traverse Theatre.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

21 August 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Row Your Boat

Row Your Boat

21 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Join Grinagog Theatre and help Daphne row her boat in this rollicking adventure full of live music and interaction.
Status

Status

21 August 2017
Status is a rehearsed reading of a new show from the multi-award-winning team that created Confirmation.
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

21 August 2017
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
The Gin Whore Tour

The Gin Whore Tour

21 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Historical tales of hooch & harlots, paired with the very best gins, in this slightly naughty one woman show.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Locker Room Talk

Traverse Festival 2017 - Locker Room Talk

21 August 2017
Locker Room Talk by Gary McNair was inspired by the controversy over Donald Trump’s “locker room talk” comments.
Traverse Festival 2017: An Evening with an Immigrant

Traverse Festival 2017: An Evening with an Immigrant

21 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Award-winning poet and playwright Inua Ellams presents: An Evening with an Immigrant.
Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

Traverse Festival 2017: Dive Queer Party’s Rainbow Soapbox

21 August 2017
See legendary cabaret artists and arch dissectors of gender norms, Dive Queer Party, at Traverse Festival 2017!
An Evening with Lin Anderson & Guests : The Waterstones Forensic Fact to Fiction Tour

An Evening with Lin Anderson & Guests : The Waterstones Forensic Fact to Fiction Tour

22 August 2017
Join best-selling crime writer Lin Anderson & guests for The Waterstones Forensic Fact to Fiction Tour on 22nd August.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

22 August 2017
Come along for a guided walk this summer and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

22 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Britta Teckentrup: Nature’s Beauty

Britta Teckentrup: Nature’s Beauty

22 August 2017
Immerse yourself in the beauty of the natural world with author-illustrator Britta Teckentrup for ages 3-6 years.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Real Magic

Edinburgh International Festival: Real Magic

22 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Real Magic takes you on a hallucinatory journey, in a performance about struggle, optimism and the desire for change.
Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 1

22 August 2017
Iestyn Davies comes together with The Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr for a special concert.
Edinburgh International Festival: Oresteia: This Restless House

Edinburgh International Festival: Oresteia: This Restless House

22 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A compelling, brutal soap opera, exposing the fragility of a family’s bonds.
Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

22 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
In this brand new collaboration, Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales give voice to the ghosts of Room 29 at the Château M
Edinburgh International Festival: Verdi’s Requiem

Edinburgh International Festival: Verdi’s Requiem

22 August 2017
Verdi’s Requiem - A choral blockbuster of staggering power, bringing the drama of the opera house to the concert hall.
Finding a New Home

Finding a New Home

22 August 2017
How can we help make life in Scotland inclusive, productive and happy for anyone who settles here?
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

22 August 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
SOSA Dance Fitness

SOSA Dance Fitness

22 August 2017
Livingston
Looking for a new, fabulous way to keep fit this summer? Come and Dance Yourself Happy with SOSA Dance Fitness!
Spect-Act

Spect-Act

22 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
A series of interactive plays presented by Active Inquiry, the Bethany, the Alma and the Shakti Theatre Companies.
Turtle Tots Intro to Baby Swimming short course

Turtle Tots Intro to Baby Swimming short course

22 August 2017
Various Locations West Lothian
Are you interested in baby swimming? Turtle Tots Intro to Baby Swimming is starting soon in Fauldhouse, West Lothian.
Arts and Law Conference - The Festival Edition: Taking Risks & Playing It Safe

Arts and Law Conference - The Festival Edition: Taking Risks & Playing It Safe

23 August 2017
Edinburgh West
The Arts and Law Conference returns for a second year on 23rd August and will be exploring the theme of festivals.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

23 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Mariinsky & RSNO

Edinburgh International Festival: Mariinsky & RSNO

23 August 2017
Only at the International Festival could you experience two of the world’s finest orchestras in a single concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Trio Zimmermann

Edinburgh International Festival: Trio Zimmermann

23 August 2017
Trio Zimmermann returns with one of the true monuments of classical music – Bach’s mighty Goldberg Variations.
Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

23 August 2017
Join Alfred Brendel as he talks about musical matters at the King's Theatre!
F**k Tinder Edinburgh

F**k Tinder Edinburgh

23 August 2017
Come and join in the only comedy night for single people that has travelled the world and now comes to Edinburgh!
Japes

Japes

23 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy: Absurd Adventures

Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy: Absurd Adventures

23 August 2017
Two fantastically funny authors, Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy, come together for a bonkers, absurd and ridiculous event.
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

23 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

23 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
With Mental Health in Mind

With Mental Health in Mind

23 August 2017
A discussion on how we can combat the stigma surrounding mental health issues, and how art and community can help.
Art Late

Art Late

24 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Art Late is a series of specially programmed late openings and events, taking place each Thursday in August.
Body Toning Circuit Classes

Body Toning Circuit Classes

24 August 2017
Try out this new free Body Toning Circuit Class suitable for all fitness levels at Projekt 42 in Leith on Thursdays!
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

24 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Champagne Tasting

Champagne Tasting

24 August 2017
Master of Wine, Rose Murray Brown is hosting a luxurious Champagne tasting evening on the 24th August.
Doctors, Dying and Death

Doctors, Dying and Death

24 August 2017
Come along for an insightful and at times wry look at one of the great challenges facing medicine today.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Iestyn Davies sings Bach 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 2

24 August 2017
Iestyn Davies comes together with The Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr for a second special concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Joshua Bell plays Bruch

Edinburgh International Festival: Joshua Bell plays Bruch

24 August 2017
Joshua Bell fronts the Academy as both soloist and director in two bracing musical visions.
Good vs Evil: The Great Debate

Good vs Evil: The Great Debate

24 August 2017
Grapple with the neverending battle between good and evil in this lively debate on the world of fantasy fiction.
Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

24 August 2017
The Wax House Theatre brings its new show, COLUMNS, to the Fringe with two relaxed autism-friendly performances.
Showhawk Duo at Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Showhawk Duo at Edinburgh Fringe 2017

24 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The Showhawk Duo's live show knows no boundaries and will leave you amazed. Watch them at Stramash in August!
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

24 August 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
3 Course Dining Experience featuring telepathic duo The Anomaly

3 Course Dining Experience featuring telepathic duo The Anomaly

25 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Enjoy a 3-course dinner and Telepathy Magic show featuring 'The Anomaly' the world's most baffling telepathic couple.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

25 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Chloë Inkpen & Mick Inkpen: Animal Mayhem

Chloë Inkpen & Mick Inkpen: Animal Mayhem

25 August 2017
Flap, waddle and hop along with Chloë Inkpen and her dad, Mick Inkpen in this animal-packed storytelling event.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

25 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: David Mitchell

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Guest Selector: David Mitchell

25 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
David Mitchell explores the border and interplay between music and words with his Guest Selection.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

25 August 2017
Two muscular celebrations of America launch a powerful programme featuring works of Bernstein, Copland and Brahms.
Edinburgh International Festival:  La bohème

Edinburgh International Festival: La bohème

25 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
La bohème is a sumptuous, visually magnificent new production direct from the Teatro Regio, Turin.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Venera Gimadieva & Pavel Nebolsin

Edinburgh International Festival: Venera Gimadieva & Pavel Nebolsin

25 August 2017
Venera Gimadieva and pianist Pavel Nebolsin present a dazzling recital of songs.
Edinburgh International Festival: Rain

Edinburgh International Festival: Rain

25 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s Rain is a powerfully emotional dance creation set to music by Steve Reich.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Magnetic Fields: 50 Song Memoir

Edinburgh International Festival: The Magnetic Fields: 50 Song Memoir

25 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
A magical mystery tour through Stephen Merritt’s life to celebrate his 50th birthday.
Edinburgh Summer Foraging Course

Edinburgh Summer Foraging Course

25 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Penicuik
Wild Food Uk invite you to their Edinburgh Summer Foraging Courses at Flotterstone Inn in August.
Explorers Outdoors

Explorers Outdoors

25 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Art Festival is hosting free outdoor art workshops for ages 3-7 in the Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden.
Fifty Shades Ladies Night

Fifty Shades Ladies Night

25 August 2017
Move over Christian Grey, Bring on Magic Mike for a Fifty Shades Ladies Night at Village Hotel Edinburgh in August!
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

25 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Lauriston Castle: Who Shot the Red Fox?

Lauriston Castle: Who Shot the Red Fox?

25 August 2017
Ian Logan will be discussing the events around the murder of Colin Campbell of Glenure aka "The Red Fox".
Mental Notes from Harmony Choir

Mental Notes from Harmony Choir

25 August 2017
HarmonyChoir once again bring you an evening of inspirational and uplifting music as part of the Just Festival.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

25 August 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Seriously Funny

Seriously Funny

25 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Spare an hour for quality comedy that educates and entertains as it explores healthcare, gender identity and politics.
Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

25 August 2017
Are you sitting comfortably??? Get ready to enjoy Story Time with Jenny and Usborne Books.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

25 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Who Has Your Back

Who Has Your Back

25 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
A 4-session reflective practice group for people looking for support in a variety of work roles.
Border Reiver

Border Reiver

26 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Various Locations Midlothian
Who Dares Cares invites you to a Border Reiver Weekend on 26th-27th August.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

26 August 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

26 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Cressida Cowell: The Wizards of Once

Cressida Cowell: The Wizards of Once

26 August 2017
Cressida Cowell, author of How To Train Your Dragon, introduces her much-anticipated new series, The Wizards of Once.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

26 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

26 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh Gorgie Corps Festival Weekend

Edinburgh Gorgie Corps Festival Weekend

26 August 2017
Edinburgh Gorgie Corps invites you to a concert with music from the Gospel Roots Brass Band on 26th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Filarmonica della Scala 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Filarmonica della Scala 1

26 August 2017
Riccardo Chailly conducts the Filarmonica della Scala in the first of two concerts.
Edinburgh Mela

Edinburgh Mela

26 August 2017 - 03 September 2017
Leith
Edinburgh Mela, a multi-cultural festival of music, dance and arts, returns in August to Leith Links.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

26 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

26 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

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

Grassmarket Weekly Market

26 August 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Just Together

Just Together

26 August 2017
Join Just Festival and partner organisations in celebrating our joint efforts in promoting diversity in Scotland!
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

26 August 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Magic Nostalgic

Magic Nostalgic

26 August 2017
The Electric Circus presents: Magic Nostalgic where a spin of the wheel determines the music played.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

26 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Former Prime Minister and global cabaret superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho will be hosting a club night!
McGregor V Mayweather

McGregor V Mayweather

26 August 2017
Book a table at The Golf Tavern and watch all the live action from the fight of the year, McGregor v Mayweather!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

26 August 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

26 August 2017
Rummage for treasures at the monthly Out of the Blue Flea Market.
Robert Burns and Edinburgh

Robert Burns and Edinburgh

26 August 2017
Prof. D.W.R. Purdie gives a talk on the activities of Robert Burns during the two years he spent in Edinburgh.
The Soul Foundation at La Belle Angele

The Soul Foundation at La Belle Angele

26 August 2017
Join The Soul Foundation at La Belle Angele for a Live extravaganza of classic Soul, Motown, Northern Soul & Disco.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

27 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

27 August 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

27 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Dean Village Guided Walk - Historic Villages of the Water of Leith part 2

Dean Village Guided Walk - Historic Villages of the Water of Leith part 2

27 August 2017
Edinburgh West
Discover what life was once like on this Dean Village Guided Walk with Water of Leith Conservation Trust.
Edinburgh International Festival:  70th Anniversary Celebration Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: 70th Anniversary Celebration Concert

27 August 2017
The 2017 International Festival’s Usher Hall concerts come to a resplendent conclusion in a very special concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Filarmonica della Scala 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Filarmonica della Scala 2

27 August 2017
Riccardo Chailly conducts the Filarmonica della Scala in the second of two concerts.
Edinburgh International Festival: Letters Live

Edinburgh International Festival: Letters Live

27 August 2017
Letters Live has been moving audiences to both laughter and tears since 2013, see it at the King's Theatre.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

27 August 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

27 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Just Festival Pulpit

Just Festival Pulpit

27 August 2017
Come and join us at St John's Festival Pulpit to hear voices from inside and outside the church.
NYOS Camerata with Comedian Vikki Stone

NYOS Camerata with Comedian Vikki Stone

27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Comedian/composer Vikki Stone performs her new orchestral work Concerto for Comedian and Orchestra with NYOS Camerata.
Patrick Ness: Release

Patrick Ness: Release

27 August 2017
Meet Patrick Ness, the Carnegie Medal-winning author of A Monster Calls, as he presents his new novel 'Release'.
SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

27 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Step back in time and travel by steam train along the new Borders Railway this August to Galashiels and Tweedbank.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

27 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

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

The Jack & Jill Market

27 August 2017
Livingston
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money at The Jack & Jill Market on the 27th August at West Lothian College.
The Justin Bieber Experience

The Justin Bieber Experience

27 August 2017
The Village Hotel Edinburgh host a number of tribute nights, join them August 27th for The Justin Bieber Experience.
EIF - Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

EIF - Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

28 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings the 2017 Edinburgh International Festival to a spectacular close.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

28 August 2017
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Not So Straight Down the Middle: Some Neglected Aspects of Golf History and Heritage

Not So Straight Down the Middle: Some Neglected Aspects of Golf History and Heritage

28 August 2017
Wray Vamplew explore some of the less well-known aspects of golfing's past in this lecture at Lauriston Castle.
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

28 August 2017
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
The Monster Mash

The Monster Mash

28 August 2017
Edinburgh International Book Festival invites you to an amazing monster mash-up with exciting activities and crafts.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

29 August 2017
Come along for a guided walk this summer and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
HipHop House Party

HipHop House Party

29 August 2017
It's HipHop House Party night every Tuesday at Moriarty's.
Introduction to Fundraising

Introduction to Fundraising

29 August 2017
This Introduction to Fundraising course is being held by TCV Scotland on 29th August.
SOSA Dance Fitness

SOSA Dance Fitness

29 August 2017
Livingston
Looking for a new, fabulous way to keep fit this summer? Come and Dance Yourself Happy with SOSA Dance Fitness!
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

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

Japes

30 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

30 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
SiMBA Support Group

SiMBA Support Group

30 August 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

30 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
WeCameFromWolves plus Academy Strangers & Three Headed Monkey

WeCameFromWolves plus Academy Strangers & Three Headed Monkey

30 August 2017
WeCameFromWolves plus Academy Strangers & Three Headed Monkey play The Mash House on 30th August.
Body Toning Circuit Classes

Body Toning Circuit Classes

31 August 2017
Try out this new free Body Toning Circuit Class suitable for all fitness levels at Projekt 42 in Leith on Thursdays!
Peatbog Faeries - Live at Stramash

Peatbog Faeries - Live at Stramash

31 August 2017
The Peatbog Faeries, figurehead trailblazers of the Celtic Dance Music renaissance, play live at Stramash 31st August.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

31 August 2017
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

27 June 2017 - 13 August 2017
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities over the school Summer holidays!
Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

01 July 2017 - 09 August 2017
East Renfrewshire Libraries are running loads of fantastic and free activities for kids over the Summer holidays!
Kids Summer Golf Camp

Kids Summer Golf Camp

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Mearns Castle Golf Academy Summer Coaching Camps are great fun and a great way to get you child into golf!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

01 August 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

01 August 2017
Cllr Colm Merrick - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

01 August 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

01 August 2017
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for their Big Quiz Night!
Kid’s Art Classes

Kid’s Art Classes

01 August 2017
Local artist Karin Hepburn invites children to her summer holiday art classes at Mearns Golf Academy!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

01 August 2017
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!
AlumierMD VIP Launch Event

AlumierMD VIP Launch Event

02 August 2017
Join Altruderm Minor Surgery & Aesthetic Clinic for an exclusive event introducing AlumierMD professional skin care!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

02 August 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 August 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

02 August 2017
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!