Events in Edinburgh on 04 January 2018

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 04 January 2018 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

A Fine Line

A Fine Line

18 November 2017 - 18 February 2018
A Fine Line: An exhibition at City Art Centre bringing together artists working across a diverse range of disciplines.
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

28 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
Christmas wouldn’t be the same without a trip to The Brunton’s panto and this year it's Beauty and the Beast!
Beginners Sewing Course

Beginners Sewing Course

04 January 2018
Learn some foundation sewing skills at this 4 week Beginners Sewing Course with Artisan Stitch starting 4th January.
Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

27 October 2017 - 30 September 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Heriot-Watt University are looking for people aged 65 and over in Edinburgh & Lothians to take part in a new study.
Canongate Stars and Stories

Canongate Stars and Stories

09 November 2017 - 16 February 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Canongate Stars and Stories - A new illuminated walking trail through Edinburgh's Old Town print & publishing history.
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

18 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
The traditional & romantic Christmas Market in the heart of the City of Edinburgh offers a unique shopping experience.
Cinderella

Cinderella

02 December 2017 - 21 January 2018
Edinburgh panto legends Allan Stewart, Andy Gray & Grant Stott star in Cinderella at the King's Theatre!
City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

07 October 2017 - 13 May 2018
Explore the new activities in the family activity area at City Art Centre to complement the exhibition ‘Hidden Gems’
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

01 December 2017 - 31 December 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
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.
For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition

For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition

09 November 2017 - 30 March 2018
Edinburgh South
For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition tells the story of nursing during wartime - from the 19th to the 21st century.
Giant Lanterns of China 2017

Giant Lanterns of China 2017

01 December 2017 - 25 February 2018
This winter, Edinburgh Zoo will be home to The Giant Lanterns of China, an installation of over 450 dazzling lanterns which will transform the venue into a spectacular work of art!
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.
Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems

07 October 2017 - 13 May 2018
Exhibition of ‘hidden gems’ from City Art Centre’s collection of fine art; celebrating the unsung and the unusual.
Homework Club

Homework Club

21 August 2017 - 11 June 2018
Kids taking too long to get their homework done? Bring them along to the Homework Club at Wonder World, Edinburgh!
Jessica Leary & Christopher Baxter

Jessica Leary & Christopher Baxter

04 January 2018
Jessica Leary & Christopher Baxter will perform a programme of Scottish and pastoral music at National Galleries of Scotland.
La Clique Noël

La Clique Noël

17 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
Edinburgh West
Multi-award winning La Clique returns home to Edinburgh with a special seasonal edition of the show; La Clique Noël.
Message from the Skies

Message from the Skies

01 January 2018 - 25 January 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
A short story by Val McDermid will be told through projections onto buildings & landmarks in Edinburgh this New Year.
Modernist Jewellery

Modernist Jewellery

01 December 2017 - 29 April 2018
Discover a generation of designers and makers who embraced innovative and diverse influences in this exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland.
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
Scotland’s Early Silver

Scotland’s Early Silver

13 October 2017 - 25 February 2018
A stunning exhibition of Scotland’s Early Silver explores it's impact during the first millennium AD.
Shark in the Park

Shark in the Park

01 December 2017 - 06 January 2018
Follow Timothy Pope (and his telescope!) on 3 exciting Shark in the Park adventures at Festival Square Spiegeltent.
Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

12 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Shrek the Musical, the must-see show for all the family, comes to Edinburgh Playhouse for Christmas! Age 5+.
Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

15 December 2017 - 22 April 2018
This exhibition tells the story of a tour of India by the Prince of Wales in 1875 through some of the finest treasures he was presented with.
Spontaneous Potter

Spontaneous Potter

04 January 2018
Spontaneous Potter, an entirely improvised Harry Potter comedy play, is on every fortnight at Monkey Barrel Comedy.
The Arabian Nights

The Arabian Nights

25 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
A whole host of heroes and villains will be brought to life on the Royal Lyceum stage this Christmas.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

04 January 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 January 2018 - 31 January 2018
Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in January!
University of Edinburgh Home Energy Advice Research Project

University of Edinburgh Home Energy Advice Research Project

24 October 2017 - 09 March 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh & Changeworks are looking for volunteers to take part in a home energy advice research study.
Winter Windows

Winter Windows

18 November 2017 - 06 January 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Come and see Edinburgh's 2017 Winter Windows! Designed by pupils from schools throughout Edinburgh.
Young Writers

Young Writers

06 November 2017 - 15 January 2018
Come along to The Writer's Museum and see the winning entries of the Children’s Ghost Story Competition!

Events in East Renfrewshire

Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

04 January 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
If you’re keen to find out how to tackle a tablet, control a computer or find your way around the web, then your local library is the place to be!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

04 January 2018
Cllr Angela Convery - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries throughout Barrhead and Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Betty Cunningham

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Betty Cunningham

04 January 2018
Cllr Betty Cunningham - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries at the Council Offices, Barrhead.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Danny Devlin

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Danny Devlin

04 January 2018
Cllr Danny Devlin - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries across Barrhead and in Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

23 October 2017 - 31 December 2018
Include Me 2 Club run a Junior Youth Club for ages 0 - 12 and their families at Dalmeny Community Centre on Mondays!
Local WEEE Recycling Trial

Local WEEE Recycling Trial

06 November 2017 - 31 January 2018
WEEE Recycling are trialling a free waste electrical recycling drop off scheme with local newsagents over the next 10 weeks!
Whistle Down The Wind

Whistle Down The Wind

04 January 2018 - 06 January 2018
Starlight Productions bring the hit musical, Whistle Down the Wind, to Eastwood park Theatre in January!

Events in Glasgow

A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
Aaron Angell

Aaron Angell

08 December 2017 - 18 March 2018
GoMA's gallery one space hosts an exhibition of objects curated by Aaron Angell from Glasgow Museum's collections!
Adult Roller Disco

Adult Roller Disco

04 January 2018
Fancy trying a night out with a difference? Join RollerStop for an adults only roller disco at their Roller Rink!
Alice in Weegieland

Alice in Weegieland

01 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Join Alice, the White Rabbit, The Queen of Hearts and the Mad Bad Cat In the Hatter in Weegieland for the Tron Panto!
Amanda Ross-Ho: UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE

Amanda Ross-Ho: UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE

10 November 2017 - 04 February 2018
Amanda Ross-Ho’s exhibition UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE at Tramway presents a new body of work inspired in part by Charlie Chaplin’s political comedy ’Modern Times’.
Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

31 March 2017 - 14 January 2018
Art of Power is a two venue exhibition showcasing masterpieces from Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute.
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

04 January 2018
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Dance House Glasgow Winter Fest 2018

Dance House Glasgow Winter Fest 2018

03 January 2018 - 13 January 2018
Dance House Glasgow take up residence in the CCA from 3rd - 13th January with a celebratory festival of dance!
Exhibition: 10 Years / 10 Buildings

Exhibition: 10 Years / 10 Buildings

28 September 2017 - 31 March 2018
Discover a few of the fantastic conservation projects Glasgow City Heritage Trust supports at 10 Years / 10 Buildings!
Festive Roller Skating

Festive Roller Skating

04 January 2018
Get that festive feeling, roller skating with family and friends at RollerStop during the school holidays!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

04 January 2018
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Glasgow Harold Night - Free Improv Comedy

Glasgow Harold Night - Free Improv Comedy

04 January 2018
Join Improv Glasgow for an evening of free comedy featuring Couch and some very special guests at Blackfriars!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

04 January 2018
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
IRN-BRU Carnival 2017

IRN-BRU Carnival 2017

21 December 2017 - 14 January 2018
Come along to the Scottish Event Campus for festive family fun with Christmas favourite, the IRN-BRU Carnival!
Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

16 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
Fe-fi-fo-fum, a giant of a panto your way comes! This year's panto at the SEC Armadillo is Jack and the Beanstalk!
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Adult Event Programme

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Adult Event Programme

01 October 2017 - 28 February 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum runs an extensive programme of exhibitions, tours & workshops throughout the year!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

04 January 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum holds delightful daily recitals by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Lost Glasgow - More Than Just Memories Exhibition

Lost Glasgow - More Than Just Memories Exhibition

27 November 2017 - 27 February 2018
Maryhill Burgh Halls Trust are delighted to host the Lost Glasgow - More Than Just Memories exhibition!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

04 January 2018
Join a daily tour with GSA's talented student guides to view their unique collection of original Mackintosh furniture!
Maryhill Burgh Halls Free Tours

Maryhill Burgh Halls Free Tours

01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
Maryhill Burgh Halls run free tours of their magnificent building on request - learn about the history of the building and the local area!
Objects of Celebration - Claire Heminsley

Objects of Celebration - Claire Heminsley

24 November 2017 - 04 March 2018
Objects of Celebration is a solo exhibition of new work at ART PARK Glasgow by artist Claire Heminsley exploring the rituals of celebration.
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Glasgow's OpenJump sessions!
Play & Share

Play & Share

04 January 2018
Play & Share - have fun helping your child learn through an exciting selection of play activities!
Polygraphs

Polygraphs

17 February 2017 - 20 May 2018
The Polygraphs exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art includes some of the most compelling artists working today!
Project Craft

Project Craft

04 January 2018
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Quiz Night at Loks

Quiz Night at Loks

04 January 2018
Get your friends together and get your thinking caps on for the weekly Pub Quiz Night at Loks Bar and Kitchen!
Rock It! Happy New Year, Punk: Fundraiser for Newlife (the Charity for Disabled Children)

Rock It! Happy New Year, Punk: Fundraiser for Newlife (the Charity for Disabled Children)

04 January 2018
Alternative Promotions are kicking off 2018 with a punk fundraiser for Newlife (charity for disabled children)! Free entry. Start your new year right.
Scottish Ballet: The Nutcracker

Scottish Ballet: The Nutcracker

04 January 2018 - 13 January 2018
Scottish Ballet’s much-loved production of The Nutcracker returns! Catch it at the Theatre Royal in January!
Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

01 December 2017 - 07 January 2018
With magic, music, comedy and special effects, make Sleeping Beauty at the Kings Theatre the pantomime of your dreams!
South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

04 January 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions for wee ones!
Stephen Sutcliffe: Work from the Collection

Stephen Sutcliffe: Work from the Collection

22 September 2017 - 21 January 2018
Work from the Collection is Glasgow based artist Stephen Sutcliffe's first solo show at GoMA!
TASTE!

TASTE!

13 July 2017 - 28 February 2018
TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

04 January 2018
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
Thai Herbal Poultice Diploma Course

Thai Herbal Poultice Diploma Course

04 January 2018
Join The Glasgow School of Massage for their Thai Herbal Poultice Massage Course for qualified massage therapists!
The Winter Show 2017

The Winter Show 2017

16 November 2017 - 27 January 2018
Cyril Gerber Fine Art have a selection of 20th century British paintings on display as part of their Winter show!
The Winter Show 2017

The Winter Show 2017

16 November 2017 - 31 January 2018
Compass Gallery present their Winter show featuring a fresh and exciting selection of paintings, drawings & sculpture!
The Wizard of Never Woz

The Wizard of Never Woz

30 November 2017 - 14 January 2018
The Wizard of Never Woz at The Pavilion Theatre promises to be the BEST family panto in town!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

04 January 2018
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

01 September 2017 - 28 February 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Tours of The Mackintosh House

Tours of The Mackintosh House

04 January 2018
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home.

Events in Lanarkshire

Bricks 4 Kidz Everything is Awesome Christmas Workshop - East Kilbride

Bricks 4 Kidz Everything is Awesome Christmas Workshop - East Kilbride

04 January 2018
Calling all LEGO fans! Join Bricks 4 Kidz over the Christmas holidays for their Everything is Awesome Christmas Workshop at The Village Centre!
Elephants & Friends

Elephants & Friends

27 December 2017 - 20 January 2018
Local artist Kirsten Harris brings her African inspired exhibition, Elephants & Friends, to the Tollbooth, Lanark!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

04 January 2018
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

17 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
If you love to laugh then don’t miss your chance to see Jack and the Beanstalk at Motherwell Theatre this festive season!
M&D’s On Ice

M&D’s On Ice

18 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
Enjoy the perfect festive day out at M&D’s. Skate day and night with family and friends at Scotland’s most magical ice rink!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

04 January 2018
Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

04 January 2018
Active Communities run a series of walking groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Comicrazy Cafe Events

Comicrazy Cafe Events

01 December 2017 - 31 December 2018
Paisley's specialist comic book and trading card shop, Comicrazy, have events on everyday for all hobbies including Pokémon, Yugioh and Magic The Gathering!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

04 January 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Flights into Scotland’s Past

Flights into Scotland’s Past

01 April 2017 - 31 March 2018
An exhibition of Kieran Baxter’s aerial photographs & visualisations of Scotland’s historic monuments and landscapes
Hand Made: Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale

Hand Made: Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale

20 November 2017 - 07 January 2018
Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Then pop by Macrobert Arts Centre for a browse through our Christmas Exhibition and Craft Sale!
LEGO: Jacobite Risings at Stirling Castle

LEGO: Jacobite Risings at Stirling Castle

04 December 2017 - 02 February 2018
Brick to the Past comes to Stirling Castle this winter with their fantastic LEGO depiction of the Jacobite Risings.
Vintage Afternoon Tea

Vintage Afternoon Tea

11 December 2017 - 10 December 2018
Enjoy a beautiful vintage afternoon tea with friends, family or colleagues at Friars Wynd Hotel.
Wake Up With Wallace!

Wake Up With Wallace!

01 November 2017 - 28 February 2018
Early risers, save 50% on admission charges to the Monument between 10am and 11am from November to February.

Events in Other Areas

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