Events in Edinburgh on 06 January 2018

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 06 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!
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 Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

06 January 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
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.
Family Ceilidh

Family Ceilidh

06 January 2018
Come with family and friends to dance well-known Scottish dances at the Scottish Storytelling Centre Family Ceilidh!
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.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

06 January 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Funbox: The Funtastic Factory

Funbox: The Funtastic Factory

06 January 2018 - 07 January 2018
The Funbox team are back at the Howden Park Centre with their brand new show 'The Funtastic Factory' on 6/7th January.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

06 January 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
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!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

06 January 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
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!
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.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

06 January 2018
Leith
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

06 January 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
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.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

06 January 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

06 January 2018
Nocturnal is bigger, better and filthier than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
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.
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 Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

06 January 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
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!
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

06 January 2018
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
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

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!
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!
Litter Pick Up

Litter Pick Up

06 January 2018
Join Cllr David Macdonald for the first of his organised litter collections being held on Busby on Saturday 6th January.
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!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

06 January 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
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

06 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’.
Anatomy Lab LIVE

Anatomy Lab LIVE

06 January 2018
Returning to Glasgow in January, Anatomy Lab LIVE offers a journey through the human body like never before!
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.
Big Bird Watch

Big Bird Watch

06 January 2018
January is bird month at the People's Palace! On January 6th Get up close and personal with some wild birds of prey!
Bowie in The Bar

Bowie in The Bar

06 January 2018
Bowie in The Bar, Glasgow's annual celebration of Bowie, returns to The Admiral Bar on Saturday 6th January!
Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

06 January 2018
Sweeney's On The Park have regular live music every Saturday from 4pm to 7pm courtesy of Cahoots!
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

06 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

06 January 2018
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

06 January 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
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!
Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

06 January 2018
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets retail market and car boot sale in Govan!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

06 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

06 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

06 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!
Matchbox Cineclub: Cage-A-Rama!

Matchbox Cineclub: Cage-A-Rama!

06 January 2018 - 07 January 2018
Glasgow's first Cage-a-rama celebrates international treasure and bats**t crazyman Nicolas Cage at CCA Glasgow on January 6th & 7th!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

06 January 2018
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
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!
Planetarium Lates

Planetarium Lates

06 January 2018
Travel to the rings of Saturn, land on the moon and explore beyond our solar system every Saturday night at Glasgow Science Centre!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

06 January 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
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

06 January 2018
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Roller Disco

Roller Disco

06 January 2018
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
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!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

06 January 2018
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Springburn Parkrun

Springburn Parkrun

06 January 2018
Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!
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!
Strauss Gala

Strauss Gala

06 January 2018
the Johann Strauss Dancers and Orchestra return to The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall with a brand new show for 2018!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

06 January 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
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

06 January 2018
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
The Early Show

The Early Show

06 January 2018
The Early Show at Yesbar showcases some of the funniest comedians around every Friday & Saturday night!
The Late Show

The Late Show

06 January 2018
Enjoy late night comedy every Friday and Saturday with your host Viv Gee in Yesbar Comedy Club!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

06 January 2018
As part of the Mackintosh 150 celebrations The Lighthouse will be offering building tours throughout 2018!
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!
Tollcross Parkrun

Tollcross Parkrun

06 January 2018
Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!
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!
Toys

Toys

06 January 2018 - 07 January 2018
Visit the toy shop displays at Riverside Museum and make your own toy using different materials in this drop in workshop!
Turn Yourself Into A Turret Head

Turn Yourself Into A Turret Head

06 January 2018
Come along to Scotland Street School Museum on January 6th and make your very own 'Turret Head' inspired by Mackintosh's architecture!
Victoria Parkrun

Victoria Parkrun

06 January 2018
Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

06 January 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!

Events in Lanarkshire

DB12Run

DB12Run

06 January 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition.
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!
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

06 January 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday!
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!
Launch Of Adult Mermaid Experiences

Launch Of Adult Mermaid Experiences

06 January 2018
Join Mermaids Scotland as they launch their Mermaid Experience for adults at South Lanarkshire Lifestyle Eastfield on January 6th!
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!
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

06 January 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

06 January 2018
Active Communities run a series of jogging 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!
Paisley Pirates Home Fixture

Paisley Pirates Home Fixture

06 January 2018
Come along and support local amateur ice hockey team, the Paisley Pirates as they play a home fixture at Braehead Arena!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

06 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.
Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

06 January 2018
Sit back and absorb the atmosphere as a variety of musicians play some awesome music every Saturday afternoon at Nicky-Tams.
Stagecoach Stirling Discovery Day

Stagecoach Stirling Discovery Day

06 January 2018
Come and discover what Stagecoach Stirling can do for your child at this Discovery Day on 6th January at St Columba's Church.
Stirling GhostWalk

Stirling GhostWalk

06 January 2018
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
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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