New Events

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Chrysalis: Emergence

Chrysalis: Emergence

18 November 2017
Emergence is an opportunity to experience three exciting new performances by emerging theatre makers.
Chrysalis: Queer Fish

Chrysalis: Queer Fish

18 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Queer Fish explores modern social pressures and related addictions which are beginning to shape society’s underbelly.
Chrysalis: Dark Mechanics

Chrysalis: Dark Mechanics

18 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Dark Mechanics is a challenging and thought-provoking new work by Firefly Arts as part of Chrysalis festival 2017.
The Linlithgow ExFEARience

The Linlithgow ExFEARience

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
As night falls, come along on a Halloween tour of the dark corridors of Linlithgow Palace!
Pub Quiz and Raffle for Charity

Pub Quiz and Raffle for Charity

28 September 2017
Get your quiz hats on and come to the Canons' Gait on Thursday 28th September for a charity quiz night!
Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

01 December 2017 - 25 December 2017
Glimpse Edinburgh Winters from years gone-by on a giant Advent Calendar projected onto General Register House.
Christmas Market - George Street

Christmas Market - George Street

17 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Get into the Christmas spirit with a festive shopping experience at the traditional Christmas market in George St.
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.
How to Disappear

How to Disappear

06 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
How to Disappear, a pitch-black comedy, is on at Traverse Theatre as part of Edinburgh's Christmas.
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.
Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations

03 November 2017 - 23 December 2017
The Five Sisters Zoo Illuminations are back bigger and brighter for 2017 during November and December.
Festive Toy & Comic Mart

Festive Toy & Comic Mart

25 November 2017
The Annual Edinburgh Festive Toy and Comic Mart returns to the newly renovated Counting House on 25th November.
Love Actually with Live Orchestra

Love Actually with Live Orchestra

05 December 2017
Kick off the holiday season with a screening of festive favourite Love Actually complete with full orchestra!
Carrickvale Golf Course With Vladimir McTavish

Carrickvale Golf Course With Vladimir McTavish

30 September 2017
Over The Lyne comedy brings a night of stand up comedy with Scotland's finest, Vladimir McTavish on 30th September.
Guy Fawkes Evening at Dobbies Livingston

Guy Fawkes Evening at Dobbies Livingston

03 November 2017
Enjoy an evening of delicious food, show stopping fireworks, shopping and more at Dobbies Livingston!
Guy Fawkes Evening at Dobbies Edinburgh

Guy Fawkes Evening at Dobbies Edinburgh

03 November 2017
Enjoy an evening of delicious food, show stopping fireworks, shopping and more at Dobbies Edinburgh!
The Firrenes (CD/vinyl single launch)

The Firrenes (CD/vinyl single launch)

12 October 2017
The Firrenes are heading back to the Voodoo Rooms to celebrate the launch of their first single on CD and vinyl.
Irish Culture and Heritage Day

Irish Culture and Heritage Day

30 September 2017
Grab your friends and family and come along to the Grange Cricket Club to celebrate all things Irish on 30 September.
Tommy Smith Quartet: Embodying the Light

Tommy Smith Quartet: Embodying the Light

26 October 2017
Saxophonist Tommy Smith pays tribute to his greatest inspiration, jazz icon John Coltrane, with a great new band.
Improv Comedy - The Cutting Room/Four Folks Ache/Dr Bunhead’s Improvised Explosions

Improv Comedy - The Cutting Room/Four Folks Ache/Dr Bunhead’s Improvised Explosions

24 September 2017
Check out TBC Improv Theatre at Monkey Barrel Comedy on Sunday 24th September showcasing fantastic improv talent.
Chrysalis: How to Save the World...ish

Chrysalis: How to Save the World...ish

17 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Chrysalis: How to Save the World...ish - A fast-paced cautionary suburban fairytale about the future of our planet.
Chrysalis: There is a Light: Brightlight

Chrysalis: There is a Light: Brightlight

17 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Brightlight is a fitting artistic response to what it’s like for those living with a teenage cancer diagnosis.
Soundhouse at The Traverse: Dominic Waxing Lyrical

Soundhouse at The Traverse: Dominic Waxing Lyrical

13 November 2017
Soundhouse are delighted to host Dominic Waxing Lyrical for their debut at The Traverse on 13th November.
Soundhouse at the Traverse: Philip Clouts Quartet

Soundhouse at the Traverse: Philip Clouts Quartet

30 October 2017
Soundhouse present the joyous sound of the Philip Clouts Quartet at the Traverse Bar Café on Monday 30th October.
Culann plus Ferric & Slept in for Fame

Culann plus Ferric & Slept in for Fame

02 December 2017
Another great line-up from Exile Promotions - Culann, Ferric and Slept in for Fame at Opium on 2nd December!
Sleepless Giants plus Before Stories & Terrestria

Sleepless Giants plus Before Stories & Terrestria

02 November 2017
Exile Promotions: Catch Sleepless Giants, Before Stories and Terrestria at Sneaky Pete's on Thursday 2nd November!
To Kill Achilles // Bearers of the Divide plus Deluded Buddhas

To Kill Achilles // Bearers of the Divide plus Deluded Buddhas

06 October 2017
Exile Promotions presents: To Kill Achilles, Bearers of the Divide plus Deluded Buddhas at Opium on 6th October.
Thrawn Craws: A Brief Archaeology of Love

Thrawn Craws: A Brief Archaeology of Love

04 October 2017
Thrawn Craws invite you to join them for an exciting evening of vibrant new short plays at Traverse Theatre.
MagicFest Christmas Special: The Secret Gift

MagicFest Christmas Special: The Secret Gift

27 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
MagicFest returns with “The Secret Gift”, featuring stars of magic from around the UK and special guests from Spain.
Brass Phantoms + Support

Brass Phantoms + Support

19 October 2017
Don't miss Brass Phantoms, a four-piece indie rock band from Dublin, at Underground Live on Thursday 19th October!
Glassmasterer / DTTØ / Hostel Freaks

Glassmasterer / DTTØ / Hostel Freaks

12 October 2017
Check out the line-up at Underground Live on Thursday 12th October - Glassmasterer, DTTØ + Hostel Freaks!
Quiet as a Mouse + Support

Quiet as a Mouse + Support

05 October 2017
Indie/alternative band Quiet as a Mouse play Underground Live on October 5th with support from Lachlan Will.
TEEK / OceanCode / Small Feet Little Toes

TEEK / OceanCode / Small Feet Little Toes

28 September 2017
Edinburgh based TEEK, OceanCode and Small Feet Little Toes play Underground Live on Thursday 28th September.
A World in Transition – Humanity has reached a decisive moment (presentation)

A World in Transition – Humanity has reached a decisive moment (presentation)

10 October 2017
Join us at Share International to hear about unfolding world events from a unique spiritual perspective.
An Officer and a Gentleman The Musical

An Officer and a Gentleman The Musical

02 July 2018 - 07 July 2018
The UK tour of An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical will be coming to Edinburgh Playhouse in July '18.
SIAF Dusherra 2017

SIAF Dusherra 2017

08 October 2017
SIAF Dusherra the flagship event of the Scottish Indian Arts Forum is being held on 8th October on top of Calton Hill.
The Pumpkin Run 2017

The Pumpkin Run 2017

22 October 2017
Pick up your pumpkin & run at this year’s Pumpkin Run 2017, choose the ultimate 1km or 5km fun run for all the family!
Le Petit Verre Presents: Hansel and Gretel

Le Petit Verre Presents: Hansel and Gretel

09 November 2017 - 11 November 2017
Le Petit Verre is pleased to present their very first production, Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel.
The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

19 October 2017
Join the CBeebies’ favourites (Spot Bots) in a hilarious new slapstick adventure at the Howden Park Centre!
Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

14 October 2017
Don’t Dribble on the Dragon - The perfect feel good show for adults and little ones alike comes to Howden Park Centre.