New Events

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

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.
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.
Book Launch: Helen Fields - Perfect Prey

Book Launch: Helen Fields - Perfect Prey

27 July 2017
Waterstones West End are thrilled to be hosting Helen Fields for the launch of Perfect Prey on 27th July.
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.
Love Song To Lavender Menace

Love Song To Lavender Menace

12 October 2017 - 21 October 2017
Love Song To Lavender Menace, a play about activism and fighting for acceptance with words, music, humour and heart.
Cockpit

Cockpit

06 October 2017 - 28 October 2017
The whole theatre becomes a stage and all of Europe the actors in Bridget Boland’s explosive 1947 drama, Cockpit.
Free Java Programming Level 1 Associate @Edinburgh

Free Java Programming Level 1 Associate @Edinburgh

30 July 2017
A free Java Programming Level 1 Associate course starts on 30th July with IT Professional Training.
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.
Willow Crafts for Christmas: Masterclass with Lizzie Farey

Willow Crafts for Christmas: Masterclass with Lizzie Farey

16 December 2017
Learn how to make willow Christmas trees, wreaths and stars in this workshop at City Art Centre on 16th December.
Wood Engraving: Masterclass with Angie Lewin

Wood Engraving: Masterclass with Angie Lewin

02 December 2017
Engrave and print your own woodblock in this Wood Engraving workshop with Angie Lewin at City Art Centre.
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.
Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

Relaxed Autism-Friendly Performances at the Fringe

17 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
The Wax House Theatre brings its new show, COLUMNS, to the Fringe with two relaxed autism-friendly performances.
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
The Arts and Law Conference returns for a second year on 23rd August and will be exploring the theme of festivals.
Summer Poetry in a Historic Courtyard with the Edinburgh Makar and Friends

Summer Poetry in a Historic Courtyard with the Edinburgh Makar and Friends

27 July 2017
Join us for Summer Poetry with the Edinburgh Makar and Friends in the courtyard of the Museum of Edinburgh, 27th July.
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.
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.
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

26 July 2017 - 04 October 2017
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh with Edinburgh Living History at the City Art Centre.
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.
The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner

09 October 2017 - 14 October 2017
Following an outstanding West End Run, The Kite Runner returns to the King's Theatre, Edinburgh from 9th-14th October.
Spamalot

Spamalot

26 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
Monty Python's riotous comedy Spamalot gallops into the King's Theatre Edinburgh from 26th to 30th September.
Balletboyz

Balletboyz

07 November 2017
Celebrated across the world, Balletboyz are back at The Queen's Hall on 7th November with an unmissable performance.
Rambert: A Linha Curva & other works

Rambert: A Linha Curva & other works

26 October 2017 - 28 October 2017
Rambert brings a fun and thought-provoking evening of world-class dance to The Queen's Hall from 26th to 28th October.
Ricky Ross

Ricky Ross

16 November 2017
Don't miss Ricky Ross when he returns to The Queen's Hall as part of his new European tour starting in November.
Lulu - All About The Music

Lulu - All About The Music

10 November 2017
Lulu still has plenty to shout about and is back with another fantastic tour! Catch her at The Queen's Hall!
Hospices of Hope Edinburgh Ball 2017

Hospices of Hope Edinburgh Ball 2017

07 October 2017
The Hospices of Hope Ball is back for what promises to be a glamorous evening of entertainment, fine food and dancing.
Prévert: Piano & Poetry - Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Prévert: Piano & Poetry - Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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

Edinburgh Pillow Fight

27 July 2017
Raise some money for charity and have a few laughs at Edinburgh’s very first mass Pillow Fight on 27th July.
Playday Edinburgh 2017

Playday Edinburgh 2017

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Playday 2017 - Come along and help celebrate play in your local area with free fun opportunities for all ages.
Message from the Skies

Message from the Skies

01 January 2018 - 25 January 2018
A short story by Val McDermid will be told through projections onto buildings & landmarks in Edinburgh this New Year.
Ceilidh Under the Castle

Ceilidh Under the Castle

31 December 2017
Dance the night away at a traditional Scottish ceilidh, under the stunning backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh Castle.
Bairns Afore

Bairns Afore

31 December 2017
Celebrate Hogmanay with the kids, with spectacular fireworks and family entertainment, and all afore bedtime!
Indigo Velvet + special guests

Indigo Velvet + special guests

08 December 2017
Scruff of the Neck & Fortune Promotions Presents: Indigo Velvet + special guests at The Liquid Rooms on 8th December.
North Berwick Drama Circle – Five go to Fidra Island

North Berwick Drama Circle – Five go to Fidra Island

07 August 2017 - 08 August 2017
Fringe By the Sea: Jolly good fun for grown ups (and youngsters too) in this spoof of Enid Blyton’s classic series.
Come Rain or Come Shine

Come Rain or Come Shine

09 August 2017
Fringe By the Sea: Arlen present 'Come Rain or Come Shine', musical gems from Ellington to Jobim to Joni Mitchell.
Laugh Begins at Forty

Laugh Begins at Forty

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
A new age is dawning for the Edinburgh Fringe ... and it begins at 40 with a fantastic line-up of stand-up comedians.
McAree Festival Knit Night

McAree Festival Knit Night

17 August 2017
Fringe performers and locals, join McAree Brothers for an evening of knitting, crocheting, chatting, and shopping!
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.
Teenager’s Fundamental Bushcraft Course

Teenager’s Fundamental Bushcraft Course

07 August 2017
Inspire And Educate Young Minds With Woodland Ways Teenager's Fundamental Bushcraft Course aimed at 12-17 year-olds.
Woodland Ways Bushcraft Weekend Course

Woodland Ways Bushcraft Weekend Course

04 August 2017 - 15 September 2017
Discover a deeper connection to nature with Woodland Ways multi award-winning Bushcraft Weekend Course.
Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

Family Bushcraft & Survival Course

03 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Share new experiences together on this one-day/one-night Family Bushcraft and Survival Course with Woodland Ways.