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Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

6th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August featuring Tom Jones, Rag'n'Bone Man, Paloma Faith and Kasabian!
Edinburgh Lumen

Edinburgh Lumen

8th February 2018 - 11th March 2018
Edinburgh is set to dazzle this February, with the launch of Edinburgh Lumen a stunning immersive visual and sound display.
The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

20th February 2018 - 24th February 2018
The Sound of Music, one of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in a wonderfully lavish production.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

24th February 2018 - 25th November 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.
Cirque Berserk

Cirque Berserk

20th February 2018 - 24th February 2018
Britain’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular, Cirque Berserk, returns to the Festival Theatre in February.
Jurassic Park In Concert

Jurassic Park In Concert

15th September 2018
Celebrate one of the biggest movie franchises of all time with Jurassic Park In Concert at the Usher Hall on 15th September!
The Proclaimers

The Proclaimers

9th November 2018 - 10th November 2018
The Proclaimers have announced they will be touring the UK & Ireland this year and will play Edinburgh Playhouse on 9th and 10th November!
Jurassic Kingdom Edinburgh

Jurassic Kingdom Edinburgh

30th March 2018 - 15th April 2018
Jurassic Kingdom: Where Dinosaurs Come To Life, is starting it 2018 tour at Lauriston Castle from the 30th of March until the 15th of April.
Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s Curious Curiosities

Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s Curious Curiosities

23rd February 2018 - 18th March 2018
Let the team at STGA - Edinburgh Branch kick-start your curiosity-hunting with a new walking tour through Edinburgh's New Town!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Northern Ballet’s The Little Mermaid

Northern Ballet’s The Little Mermaid

22nd March 2018 - 24th March 2018
Immerse yourself in a mystical underwater world when Northern Ballet brings The Little Mermaid to Festival Theatre.
Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds

Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds

6th March 2018
Catch Naomi Bedford & Paul Simmonds at Leith Folk Club on 6th March and hear songs from their latest album ‘Songs My Ruiner Gave Me’!
Edinburgh Sings: A celebration of community singing

Edinburgh Sings: A celebration of community singing

12th March 2018
Don't miss this joyful celebration of community singing on a large scale, with 500 singers from across the city!
The Rat Pack - Live From Las Vegas

The Rat Pack - Live From Las Vegas

26th February 2018 - 3rd March 2018
The Rat Pack Live From Las Vegas is still the coolest party in town and it's coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse!
Historic Underground

Historic Underground

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Discover a dark, damp world unchanged since the 18th century in this tour of Blair Street Underground Vaults with Mercat Tours.
Giant Lanterns of China 2017

Giant Lanterns of China 2017

1st December 2017 - 25th 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!
Naked Britain

Naked Britain

3rd March 2018 - 3rd April 2018
London fashion photographer Amelia Allen brings her Naked Britain exhibition, documentary images of Britain's naturists, to Gallery-Close on 3rd & 4th March.
Snowdrop Sunday

Snowdrop Sunday

25th February 2018
Enjoy the display of Snowdrops around the historic designed landscape of Hopetoun for one day only as part of the Scottish Snowdrop Festival.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

21st July 2017 - 28th April 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Integrating Outdoor Learning Opportunities within the Curriculum for Excellence

Integrating Outdoor Learning Opportunities within the Curriculum for Excellence

29th September 2017
TCV Scotland are running a workshop on Integrating Outdoor Learning Opportunities within the CfE on 29th September.
Edinburgh Juniper Festival 2018

Edinburgh Juniper Festival 2018

1st June 2018 - 3rd June 2018
Scotland’s Best Gin Festival returns to Summerhall for its fifth consecutive year over the weekend of 1-3rd June.
The Weir

The Weir

20th February 2018 - 24th February 2018
Winner of the 1997 Olivier Award for Best New Play, Conor McPherson’s chilling, modern classic The Weir comes to the King's Theatre, Edinburgh.
Out of the Blue Flea Market

Out of the Blue Flea Market

1st July 2017 - 31st December 2018
Rummage for treasures at the monthly Out of the Blue Flea Market with over 45 stalls.
ScotFest Music Festival

ScotFest Music Festival

6th July 2018 - 7th July 2018
SCOTFEST - the family friendly music festival, makes its debut at the Royal Highland Centre on 6th & 7th July!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
The Gin Fayre

The Gin Fayre

24th February 2018
The Gin Fayre is returning to The Strawberry Barn on 24th February with a wide variety of gins from across Scotland.
The Last Bordello

The Last Bordello

21st February 2018 - 24th February 2018
Fire Exit in association with Tron Theatre presents the world premiere of David Leddy's The Last Bordello at Traverse Theatre.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19th January 2018 - 29th April 2018
The world-renowned exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year, returns to the National Museum of Scotland.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

6th January 2018 - 26th May 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Project #1

Project #1

23rd February 2018 - 24th February 2018
Brand new Edinburgh-based company Wildfire Theatre present Project #1, a work-in-progress piece, at Traverse Theatre in February.
For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
For the Love of Fantasy presents their most exciting event so far -The School of Witchcraft & Wizardry!
Meats & Beats Festival

Meats & Beats Festival

9th March 2018 - 10th March 2018
After a sell-out inaugural festival last year, Meats & Beats Festival returns to Edinburgh on Friday 9th & Saturday 10th March 2018.
The Knitting and Stitching Show

The Knitting and Stitching Show

27th April 2017 - 30th April 2017
The Knitting and Stitching Show returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 27th - 30th April.

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Popular Events

Edinburgh Summer Sessions
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August featuring Tom Jones, Rag'n'Bone Man, Paloma Faith and Kasabian!
Edinburgh Lumen
Edinburgh is set to dazzle this February, with the launch of Edinburgh Lumen a stunning immersive visual and sound display.
The Sound of Music
The Sound of Music, one of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in a wonderfully lavish production.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.
Cirque Berserk
Britain’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular, Cirque Berserk, returns to the Festival Theatre in February.