What's On In Edinburgh New Town

Keep up to date with what's going on in Edinburgh New Town over the next month and click here to find out what's on in all of Edinburgh!

Christmas Market - George Street

Christmas Market - George Street

17 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Get into the Christmas spirit with a festive shopping experience at the traditional Christmas market in George St.
The Ice Adventure: A Journey Through Frozen Scotland

The Ice Adventure: A Journey Through Frozen Scotland

17 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Edinburgh's Christmas - Come along and be astounded by the lifelike ice sculptures in the Ice Adventure.
Santa’s Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

18 November 2017 - 24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... when he arrives at Santa Land in George Street.
Tango Moderno

Tango Moderno

23 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
The hot new stage spectacular from tango superstars Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace comes to the Playhouse.
Christmas Montage Speed-sketching Workshop

Christmas Montage Speed-sketching Workshop

24 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Spend the day with artist Mark Kirkham on this special Christmas speed sketching workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Lee Ryan (Blue and Eastenders) at Infinity Nightclub

Lee Ryan (Blue and Eastenders) at Infinity Nightclub

24 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Special guest Lee Ryan from Blue and current Eastenders cast member will be joining us at Infinity Nightclub for an amazing night out!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

24 November 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

24 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
Comedy Kids

Comedy Kids

25 November 2017
Come and join us for an afternoon of giggles, snorts and talent as Tribe Porty Youth Theatre come to the Stand!
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

25 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
An introduction to melt and pour glycerine soap-making is being held on 25th November with The Arienas Collective.
Locke Sessions - DJ Collective Butta Bag

Locke Sessions - DJ Collective Butta Bag

25 November 2017
Join us for our monthly Locke Sessions at Eden Locke with Edinburgh DJ Collective and online Discogs store Butta Bag.
Mindful Living - Day Retreat

Mindful Living - Day Retreat

25 November 2017
Join Anna Bell Coaching for a day away from the demands and distractions of daily life at this Mindful Living Retreat.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

25 November 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

25 November 2017
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
Christmas Jewellery Making

Christmas Jewellery Making

26 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make truly unique, bespoke handmade gifts in this Christmas jewellery making workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Ghillie Dhu Wedding Fair

Ghillie Dhu Wedding Fair

26 November 2017
From cakes & sweet treats to jewellery and bridal party fashion, you can find it all at the Ghillie Dhu Wedding Fair on 26th November.
Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

26 November 2017
This is the very best of Jimmy Carr, don't miss the tour when it comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse in November 2017.
Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

26 November 2017
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

26 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

26 November 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

26 November 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Susie McCabe: Let’s Get Physical

Susie McCabe: Let’s Get Physical

26 November 2017
Susie McCabe, the fastest selling act at Glasgow Comedy Festival brings her tour to The Stand Comedy Club!
Book Week Scotland: An Evening with Rachael Lucas and Catherine Simpson

Book Week Scotland: An Evening with Rachael Lucas and Catherine Simpson

27 November 2017
Join Rachael Lucas, and Catherine Simpson as they discuss how their lived experiences of autism informed their books.
Red Raw

Red Raw

27 November 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

28 November 2017 - 02 December 2017
Beautiful - The inspiring true story of Carole King’s remarkable rise to stardom comes to Edinburgh Playhouse.
Book Week Scotland: An Evening with Natasha Pulley

Book Week Scotland: An Evening with Natasha Pulley

28 November 2017
Natasha Pulley discusses her books at Waterstones - West End on November 28th as part of Book Week Scotland.
Fern Brady - Suffer, Fools!

Fern Brady - Suffer, Fools!

28 November 2017
Following two shows that sold out through word of mouth Scottish comedian Fern is back for another Scottish hour.
Benefit in aid of Health in Mind

Benefit in aid of Health in Mind

29 November 2017
The Stand Comedy Club, Edinbugh is hosting a benefit night in aid of local mental health charity, Health in Mind.
Let’s Talk About The Other Mrs Walker

Let’s Talk About The Other Mrs Walker

29 November 2017
Book Week Scotland: Waterstones invite you to a very special one-off Book Group, with the fabulous Mary Paulson-Ellis.
A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline

A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline

30 November 2017 - 30 December 2017
By arrangement with the Òran Mór comes the Edinburgh premiere of the smash-hit, sell-out musical show celebrating the legendary life and music of Patsy Cline!
Switch to Manual: Introductory Workshop for Camera Users

Switch to Manual: Introductory Workshop for Camera Users

30 November 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Unleash the full creativity of your DSLR or Bridge camera in this relaxed workshop hosted by The Arienas Collective.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

30 November 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

01 December 2017 - 25 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Glimpse Edinburgh Winters from years gone-by on a giant Advent Calendar projected onto General Register House.
LGBT Women’s Wellbeing Performance event.

LGBT Women’s Wellbeing Performance event.

01 December 2017
Book Week Scotland: Authors, poets and storytellers will take the stage for this women only event at The Melting Pot.
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.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

01 December 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

01 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
3D2D Edinburgh Christmas Craft, Art & Design Fair

3D2D Edinburgh Christmas Craft, Art & Design Fair

02 December 2017 - 03 December 2017
Don't miss the 3D2D Edinburgh Christmas Craft, Art & Design Fair at the Assembly Rooms 2nd and 3rd December!
The Arienas Christmas Fair

The Arienas Christmas Fair

02 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Buy directly from artists and designer-makers at The Arienas Collective Christmas Fair on Saturday, 2 December.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

02 December 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

02 December 2017
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
VEGAS!

VEGAS!

02 December 2017
Scotland's award-winning retro club night presents an evening of cocktails & cool, showgirls & swing at Voodoo Rooms.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

03 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

03 December 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

03 December 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

03 December 2017
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Christmas Silver Jewellery Making Taster

Christmas Silver Jewellery Making Taster

04 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Create a pendant or pair of earrings from silver with local jeweller Anna Campbell in this taster workshop.
Red Raw

Red Raw

04 December 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Training the City: Built Heritage Legacy of a Railway Battle

Training the City: Built Heritage Legacy of a Railway Battle

04 December 2017
Join AHSS for a lecture on the impact of railways on local heritage. What might've been? What have we lost? What legacy survives?
Midweek Comedy Cabaret

Midweek Comedy Cabaret

05 December 2017
Break up the week with the Midweek Comedy Cabaret at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh in December!
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

06 December 2017
Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy at The Stand!
Speed Dating in Edinburgh

Speed Dating in Edinburgh

07 December 2017
Find that perfect ‘someone’ at these Speed Dating events being held at Lulu and brought to you by Slow Dating.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

07 December 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

08 December 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

08 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
A Christmas Cabaret

A Christmas Cabaret

09 December 2017
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
The Art of Portrait Photography

The Art of Portrait Photography

09 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
The Arienas Collective is running a portrait photography workshop on 9th December with photographer Jannica Honey.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

09 December 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

09 December 2017
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
Glasgow Phoenix Choir: The Gift of Christmas

Glasgow Phoenix Choir: The Gift of Christmas

10 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
The Glasgow Phoenix Choir is delighted to return for its annual Christmas concert in the Freemasons’ Hall, Edinburgh.
Lou Lou’s Christmas Vintage Fair

Lou Lou’s Christmas Vintage Fair

10 December 2017
Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair is coming to the Assembly Rooms Edinburgh on 10th December for a CHRISTMAS SPECIAL!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

10 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

10 December 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

10 December 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Sunday Lunch with Santa at Ghillie Dhu

Sunday Lunch with Santa at Ghillie Dhu

10 December 2017
Join us at the Ghillie Dhu for a sumptuous carvery lunch with a visit from Santa on Sunday 10th or 17th December.
The Harry and Chris Show 2

The Harry and Chris Show 2

10 December 2017
Harry Baker and Chris Read bring their unique mix of comedy, melody, poetry and best-matery to The Stand Comedy Club.
The Stand Christmas Special

The Stand Christmas Special

11 December 2017 - 16 December 2017
Join The Stand Christmas Special... With Mark Nelson, Micky Bartlett, Ria Lina, Robin Grainger and host Stu Murphy.
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+.
Christmas Skin Pampering Experience

Christmas Skin Pampering Experience

14 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make your own personal pamper pack in this Christmas skin pampering workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Christmas speed-sketching workshop

Christmas speed-sketching workshop

15 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Spend the day with artist Mark Kirkham on this special Christmas speed sketching workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

15 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
A Christmas Cabaret

A Christmas Cabaret

16 December 2017
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

16 December 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry’s hit kids show, Balloonatics, returns to Edinburgh after a complete sell out at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

16 December 2017
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
Christmas with The Salvation Army

Christmas with The Salvation Army

17 December 2017
Get into the Christmas spirit with the Edinburgh Gorgie Salvation Army band plus Special Guests on 17th December!
Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

17 December 2017
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

17 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

17 December 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

17 December 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Sunday Lunch with Santa at Ghillie Dhu

Sunday Lunch with Santa at Ghillie Dhu

17 December 2017
Join us at the Ghillie Dhu for a sumptuous carvery lunch with a visit from Santa on Sunday 10th or 17th December.
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

17 December 2017
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Brave  Macbeth

Brave Macbeth

18 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Brave Macbeth returns for a limited festive run at Gilded Balloon's Basement Theatre - fresh off the back of a successful, award-winning Fringe run.
Red Raw

Red Raw

18 December 2017
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Midweek Comedy Cabaret

Midweek Comedy Cabaret

19 December 2017
Break up the week with the Midweek Comedy Cabaret at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh in December!
Topical Storm

Topical Storm

20 December 2017
Bulletin Board Caledonia presents Mark Nelson, Keir McAllister, Stuart Murphy and Vladimir McTavish in Topical Storm.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

21 December 2017
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

22 December 2017
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

22 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
A Christmas Cabaret

A Christmas Cabaret

23 December 2017
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

23 December 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry’s hit kids show, Balloonatics, returns to Edinburgh after a complete sell out at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.
Locke Sessions - DJ Collective Butta Bag

Locke Sessions - DJ Collective Butta Bag

23 December 2017
Join us for our monthly Locke Sessions at Eden Locke with Edinburgh DJ Collective and online Discogs store Butta Bag.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

23 December 2017
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

Transport yourself to Eden with Rejuvenating Yoga Workshops

23 December 2017
Eden Yoga is offering Edinburgh residents and hotel guests complimentary yoga sessions to kick-start their weekend.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

24 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

24 December 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Christmas Day at Ghillie Dhu

Christmas Day at Ghillie Dhu

25 December 2017
Make the most wonderful time of the year extra special with a relaxing Christmas Day at the Ghillie Dhu.
Hootfest!

Hootfest!

27 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
Laugh your way to the end of the year with very special guest at The Stand, Scotland’s favourite comedy club.
Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

29 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for gifts & produce.
A Christmas Cabaret

A Christmas Cabaret

30 December 2017
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

30 December 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry’s hit kids show, Balloonatics, returns to Edinburgh after a complete sell out at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.
A NYE dining experience at Browns Edinburgh with live entertainment!

A NYE dining experience at Browns Edinburgh with live entertainment!

31 December 2017
Welcome in the New Year with an amazing 5 course meal and live entertainment at Browns Edinburgh!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

31 December 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu & Garry’s Free Improv Show

31 December 2017
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
The Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh 2017

The Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh 2017

31 December 2017
The Hogmanay Snow Ball Ceilidh, the capital's biggest indoor Hogmanay event, returns to the Assembly Rooms again this year.
VEGAS!

VEGAS!

31 December 2017
Say farewell to 2017, and welcome in 2018 at The Vegas Grand Hogmanay Ball in the Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh!