New Events

You'll find all the latest Edinburgh events that have been added to the website right here!

Leith Festival Tea Dance

Leith Festival Tea Dance

12 June 2017
Dance to a live band at the Leith Festival Tea Dance on 12th June.
Americana Backroom Sessions presents Americana-Fest

Americana Backroom Sessions presents Americana-Fest

11 June 2017
The Americiana Backroom Sessions is proud to present it's first all day event as part of the Leith Festival!
Leith Festival 2017 Gala Day

Leith Festival 2017 Gala Day

10 June 2017
Come along to Leith Festival 2017 Gala Day on the 10th June. A great family day out!
Leith Festival Tattoo

Leith Festival Tattoo

18 June 2017
Tim Bell comperes an evening of dance and music, with the sound of pipes and drums.
A Window on My Iran exhibition

A Window on My Iran exhibition

01 June 2017 - 30 June 2017
Photo Exhibition: "A Window on My Iran"! is on at Ocean Terminal as part of Leith Festival.
Leith Phoenix Choir Concert - Leith Festival!

Leith Phoenix Choir Concert - Leith Festival!

13 June 2017
Leith Phoenix Choir bring an evening of music on 13th June as part of the Leith Festival.
Fat Friends

Fat Friends

19 April 2018 - 22 April 2018
The hit TV show Fat Friends, from Kay Mellor, is bursting onto the stage in a brand new musical at the Playhouse.
Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Swan Lake

Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Swan Lake

23 March 2018 - 24 March 2018
Swan Lake, the greatest romantic ballet of all time is brought to Edinburgh Playhouse by the Russian State Ballet.
Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Snow Maiden

Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Snow Maiden

22 March 2018
The Russian State Ballet of Siberia brings the exquisite Snow Maiden to Edinburgh Playhouse on 22nd March.
Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Cinderella

Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Cinderella

21 March 2018
The world’s favourite rags to riches fairy-tale is brought to the Playhouse by the Russian State Ballet of Siberia.
Crazy For You

Crazy For You

03 April 2018 - 07 April 2018
Critically acclaimed and gloriously glamorous musical Crazy For You starring Tom Chambers comes to the Playhouse!
Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Romeo and Juliet

Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Romeo and Juliet

20 March 2018
The Russian State Ballet of Siberia brings Shakespeare’s tale of passion and tragedy to life at Edinburgh Playhouse.
Carve Your Niche - Pub Craft Club

Carve Your Niche - Pub Craft Club

04 June 2017
Master all the skills you need to unleash your inner artist in this Carve Your Niche workshop with Pop Up Scotland.
Craft Your Secrets - Pub Craft Club

Craft Your Secrets - Pub Craft Club

06 June 2017
Pop Up Scotland - Learn how to employ simple collage art to create a stunningly personal art journal in this workshop.
3 Week Introduction to Krav Maga

3 Week Introduction to Krav Maga

09 June 2017
Rencounter Krav Maga invites you to a 3 week introduction to krav maga on 9th June at Room to Move.
Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

31 May 2017 - 10 June 2017
An exhibition of costumes, undergarments & accessories made by Edinburgh College students as part of their training.
Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

Boredom Busting Chocolate Making, Crafting and Play

03 July 2017 - 22 August 2017
Keep the kids out of mischief with Getting Gooey boredom busting chocolate making, crafting and play summer workshops.
Salomon Sunset Series

Salomon Sunset Series

03 June 2017
The Sunset Series will head to the hills of Edinburgh to take on the iconic and historic Arthur’s Seat on 3rd June.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Les Cuivres Diaboliques

Les Cuivres Diaboliques

01 June 2017
Les Cuivres Diaboliques, by the Wallace Collection, is taking place on 1st June at the Institut Français d'Ecosse.
Wasted Years plus Special Guests

Wasted Years plus Special Guests

13 July 2017
Catch a great line-up at Opium on 13th July with Wasted Years plus Special Guests!
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.
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!
Greyhaven plus Tiberius & House of Hatchets

Greyhaven plus Tiberius & House of Hatchets

08 July 2017
London based alt rock band Greyhaven play Opium on 8th July with support from Tiberius & House of Hatchets.
Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

21 June 2017 - 24 June 2017
Little Shop of Horrors - A comedy, rock, horror musical based on the 1960s film is on at The Studio in June.
Sailor Jerry Ceilidh

Sailor Jerry Ceilidh

10 June 2017
An evening of food, dancing and entertainment at the Ghillie Dhu Ceilidh Club, brought to you by Sailor Jerry!
RoadBlock Run

RoadBlock Run

10 September 2017
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland’s annual foamy, fun-run is back on 10th September and it's set to be bigger and better!
Charity Ceilidh

Charity Ceilidh

03 June 2017
Come along and support this Charity Ceilidh in aid of the Project Trust on 3rd June at Lauriston Hall.
Guided Ride: Innocent Railway and Rosslyn Chapel

Guided Ride: Innocent Railway and Rosslyn Chapel

09 June 2017 - 17 June 2017
Join Scottish Bike Touring at the Scottish Parliament for a tour that follows the Innocent Railway out to Roslin.
Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition

Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition

10 July 2017 - 21 July 2017
Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition is on at Out of the Blue in July.
Edinburgh International Film Festival: Electric Contact: A Tribute to Tom McGrath

Edinburgh International Film Festival: Electric Contact: A Tribute to Tom McGrath

23 June 2017
Tommy Smith will lead the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra in a musical tribute to Tom McGrath at the Queen's Hall.
Edinburgh International Film Festival: God’s Own Country

Edinburgh International Film Festival: God’s Own Country

21 June 2017
God’s Own Country is a wonderfully performed and impressively unsentimental story of love and longing in the Pennines.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Soweto Kinch Trio

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Soweto Kinch Trio

23 July 2017
Soweto Kinch is one of the British jazz scene's brightest stars. See his trio at George Square Piccolo 23rd July.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Smokers World

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Smokers World

23 July 2017
Smokers World - After a decade of playing New Orleans' hottest parties, this is the band to close our 2017 Festival.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood - Just Me, Just You

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood - Just Me, Just You

23 July 2017
Jacqui Dankworth, is joined by American pianist-vocalist, Charlie Wood, for a uniqu concert of duets.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Square One

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Square One

23 July 2017
Square One blends folk-inspired lyricism with a gritty rock edge creating heavyhitting melodic jazz.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Jim Petrie Festival All Stars

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Jim Petrie Festival All Stars

23 July 2017
Jim Petrie's music reaches out across all audiences. Here he brings an all star one-off band to Traverse Cafe Bar.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Becc Sanderson Trio

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Becc Sanderson Trio

23 July 2017
Don't miss the Becc Sanderson Trio at Rose Theatre on 23rd July, a class act!
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  James Brown is Annie

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: James Brown is Annie

23 July 2017
James Brown is Annie bring their brand of get-on-down funk to George Square.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  The Bad Plus

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: The Bad Plus

23 July 2017
The Bad Plus - Come and hear one of the defining groups of 21st century jazz to date!