What's On In Edinburgh Old Town

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

Edinburgh Alphabet

Edinburgh Alphabet

19 May 2017 - 08 October 2017
An A-Z of the City's Collections, feature more than 300 objects, is now on at City Art Centre.
A Tale on the Mile

A Tale on the Mile

09 June 2017 - 25 September 2017
A Tale on the Mile is an exhibition of the work of photographer David Guillen on the streets of The Royal Mile.
The Galloway Hoard

The Galloway Hoard

16 June 2017 - 01 October 2017
Be among the first to see unique and rare Viking-age objects that have lain hidden for a thousand years.
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 June 2017 - 12 November 2017
This major new exhibition will tell the real story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the rise and fall of the Jacobites.
Age of Oil

Age of Oil

21 July 2017 - 05 November 2017
An exhibition showcasing the work of artist Sue Jane Taylor and the relationship between art, environment & industry.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in September!
Free Psychedelic Historic Art Exhibition

Free Psychedelic Historic Art Exhibition

04 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Explore Edinburgh’s history through a series of contemporary artworks at a free open-air Art Gallery this September.
A Kist in Thyme

A Kist in Thyme

06 September 2017 - 07 October 2017
A Kist in Thyme: This story-led art is a Modern take on the cabinet of curiosities at Scottish Storytelling Centre.
Douglas Davies RSW (Autumn-Winter-Spring)

Douglas Davies RSW (Autumn-Winter-Spring)

16 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
Douglas Davies RSW continues his fascination with his favourite seasons in this exhibition at Dundas Street Gallery.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

25 September 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis

25 September 2017
Inside Llewyn Davis is a 2013 American black comedy set in 1961 New York. See it at Grassmarket Picture House!
Spotlight Tours: The Enlightenment in Edinburgh

Spotlight Tours: The Enlightenment in Edinburgh

26 September 2017
Curatorial and Engagement Manager Gillian Findlay explores The Enlightenment in Edinburgh in this tour 26th September.
Benefit in aid of Smalls For All

Benefit in aid of Smalls For All

27 September 2017
Please join us at The Stand, Edinburgh for a fantastic night of comedy in support of Smalls For All on 27th September.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

27 September 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

27 September 2017
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh with Edinburgh Living History at the City Art Centre.
Japes

Japes

27 September 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

27 September 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
September Promenade Poetry with the Edinburgh Makar and Friends

September Promenade Poetry with the Edinburgh Makar and Friends

27 September 2017
Join the Edinburgh Makar, Christine De Luca and other Edinburgh poets to hear some special poetry at City Art Centre.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

27 September 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Bellarose & Mannequin Death Squad

Bellarose & Mannequin Death Squad

28 September 2017
Edinburgh's Bellarose are coming together with Australian's Mannequin Death Sqaud for a co-headline gig at Opium!
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

28 September 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Growth by Luke Norris

Growth by Luke Norris

28 September 2017
Growth, by critically acclaimed writer Luke Norris, is a comedy about growing up and manning up on at Assembly Roxy.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

28 September 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Playtime with Chris Greive

Playtime with Chris Greive

28 September 2017
Chris Greive joins the Playtime collective at The Outhouse in a spontaneous session where anything might happen.
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!
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.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

29 September 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

29 September 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

29 September 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Relics, Curiosities and Councillors: How Edinburgh got its Museums

Relics, Curiosities and Councillors: How Edinburgh got its Museums

29 September 2017
Hear the fascinating story of how the city of Edinburgh acquired a municipal museum service in the early 20th Century.
Shambolics plus The Durty Wurks and Betty & the Bass

Shambolics plus The Durty Wurks and Betty & the Bass

29 September 2017
Don't miss Shambolics plus support from The Durty Wurks and Betty & the Bass when they play Opium on 29th September.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

30 September 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

30 September 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Fighting Wolves plus Special Guests

Fighting Wolves plus Special Guests

30 September 2017
Exile Promotions presents: London band Fighting Wolves plus Special Guests at Opium on Saturday 30th September.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

30 September 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Unplugged x Academy of Music & Sound

Grassmarket Unplugged x Academy of Music & Sound

30 September 2017
Join us in the Grassmarket on 30th September for 4 hours of music played by the Academy of Music & Sound students.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

30 September 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

30 September 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

30 September 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

30 September 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Schiltron and the Wars of Independence

Schiltron and the Wars of Independence

30 September 2017
Come and see how the Scots of this era fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself at Edinburgh Castle.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

01 October 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
From The Jam

From The Jam

01 October 2017
From The Jam, featuring Bruce Foxton and Russell Hastings, bring The Gift 35th Anniversary Tour to the Liquid Room.
Improv Comedy - To Be Continued & CDFH: Claire Danes From Homeland

Improv Comedy - To Be Continued & CDFH: Claire Danes From Homeland

01 October 2017
Check out TBC Improv Theatre at Monkey Barrel Comedy on Sunday 1st October showcasing fantastic improv talent.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

01 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Schiltron and the Wars of Independence

Schiltron and the Wars of Independence

01 October 2017
Come and see how the Scots of this era fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself at Edinburgh Castle.
The Ovarian Cancer Walk - Edinburgh

The Ovarian Cancer Walk - Edinburgh

01 October 2017
The Ovarian Cancer Walk is back for 2017 and it will be bigger and better than ever!
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

02 October 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

04 October 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh

04 October 2017
Experience Life in the 18th century and Edwardian Edinburgh with Edinburgh Living History at the City Art Centre.
Japes

Japes

04 October 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

04 October 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

04 October 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Talk: E is for Enlightenment

Talk: E is for Enlightenment

04 October 2017
Sheila Szatkowski introduces the buildings and people that made Edinburgh the heart of the Scottish Enlightenment.
The View

The View

04 October 2017
The View play La Belle Angele on 4th October as part of their 10th Anniversary Tour - Hats Off To The Buskers.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

05 October 2017
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Dancing On Tables / The Opera Comic

Dancing On Tables / The Opera Comic

05 October 2017
Scruff of the Neck & Fortune presents Dancing On Tables and The Opera Comic at Sneaky Pete's on 5th October.
Ex Libris by Hand and Stamp pt. 1 - Pub Craft Club

Ex Libris by Hand and Stamp pt. 1 - Pub Craft Club

05 October 2017
Celebrate all things stationery in this 'Ex Libris by Hand and Stamp' workshop with Pop Up Scotland at Cafe Voltaire.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

05 October 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
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.
The Ching Room

The Ching Room

05 October 2017
Alan Bissett's The Ching Room, a pitch-black two-hander set in a toilet cubicle, comes to Assembly Roxy.
But Edinburgh is a Mad God’s Dream... Pub Quiz Night

But Edinburgh is a Mad God’s Dream... Pub Quiz Night

06 October 2017
Test your knowledge of the City’s history at the first pub quiz in the City Art Centre on 6th October.
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.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

06 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

06 October 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

06 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Serendipity Extravaganza - Festival of Glamour, Art and Banter

Serendipity Extravaganza - Festival of Glamour, Art and Banter

06 October 2017
A unique multi art event celebration of burlesque, cabaret, visual art, acrobats, physical theatre and much more!
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.
Affinity Choir On Tour!

Affinity Choir On Tour!

07 October 2017
Join the Affinity Choir from Cardiff as they trade one Celtic Capital for another in a high-quality showcase event!
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

07 October 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

City Art Centre: ArtsSpace

07 October 2017 - 13 May 2018
Explore the new activities in the family activity area at City Art Centre to complement the exhibition ‘Hidden Gems’
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

07 October 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

07 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

07 October 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems

07 October 2017 - 13 May 2018
Exhibition of ‘hidden gems’ from City Art Centre’s collection of fine art; celebrating the unsung and the unusual.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

07 October 2017 - 08 October 2017
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

07 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

07 October 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

07 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
The Ching Room

The Ching Room

07 October 2017
Alan Bissett's The Ching Room, a pitch-black two-hander set in a toilet cubicle, comes to Assembly Roxy.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

08 October 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

08 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Chasing Dragons // Painting Rockets, Turbyne, Freakshow

Chasing Dragons // Painting Rockets, Turbyne, Freakshow

09 October 2017
A great line-up at Opium, Edinburgh on 9th October with Chasing Dragons, Painting Rockets, Turbyne and Freak Show!
Curator’s Tour of Hidden Gems

Curator’s Tour of Hidden Gems

09 October 2017
Join Dr Helen Scott, Curator of Fine Art, for a tour of the exhibition Hidden Gems at City Art Centre on 9th October!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

09 October 2017
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Oktoberfest

Edinburgh Oktoberfest

11 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Enjoy the amazing atmosphere at the Edinburgh Oktoberfest 2017 in Princes Street Gardens from 11th - 15th October.
Japes

Japes

11 October 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

11 October 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

11 October 2017
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

11 October 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The ELO Experience

The ELO Experience

11 October 2017
The ELO Experience, one of the world's foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra are at the Playhouse 11th Oct.
Ex Libris Stamped by Hand pt. 2 - Pub Craft Club

Ex Libris Stamped by Hand pt. 2 - Pub Craft Club

12 October 2017
Celebrate all things stationery in Ex Libris Stamped by Hand pt.2 workshop with Pop Up Scotland at Cafe Voltaire!
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!
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.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

12 October 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Make A Hoo by Sita Pieraccini in association with Feral

Make A Hoo by Sita Pieraccini in association with Feral

12 October 2017
The Story of a young woman’s journey as she strives to reconnect with her identity and the world in which she lives.
Malcolm Bruce plays The Mash House with Andy Gunn

Malcolm Bruce plays The Mash House with Andy Gunn

12 October 2017
Come along fot a brilliant night of live music as Malcolm Bruce plays The Mash House with Andy Gunn on October 12th!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

12 October 2017
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Condemned

Condemned

13 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

13 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

13 October 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

13 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Blackballed + No Quarter - Live At Stramash

Blackballed + No Quarter - Live At Stramash

14 October 2017
Spread the word! Blackballed and No Quarter are the late night line-up at Stramash Edinburgh on Saturday 14th October
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

14 October 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Condemned

Condemned

14 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

14 October 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

14 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

14 October 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

14 October 2017
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place at Central Library.
Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor Live in Edinburgh

Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor Live in Edinburgh

14 October 2017
For the first time one of Cuba’s very best bands, Maykel Blanco Y Su Salsa Mayor, is coming to Edinburgh!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

14 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

14 October 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
October Half Term - Adventure of a Lifetime

October Half Term - Adventure of a Lifetime

14 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
This October half-term, be an Earth Explorer at Dynamic Earth and explore the amazing environments of our planet.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

14 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Soldier On +  The Hummingbirds - Live in Stramash

Soldier On + The Hummingbirds - Live in Stramash

14 October 2017
Ayrshire Rock n Roll band 'Soldier On' and Liverpudlian band 'The Hummingbirds' play live at Stramash on 14th October.
Swords of the Righteous

Swords of the Righteous

14 October 2017
Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle and how they made it surrender.
Whitehill Grove + special guests

Whitehill Grove + special guests

14 October 2017
Whitehill Grove will be serving up some tasty guitar riffs to get your feet tapping at The Mash House on 14th October.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

15 October 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Glass Caves at Sneaky Pete’s Edinburgh

Glass Caves at Sneaky Pete’s Edinburgh

15 October 2017
Scruff of the Neck & Fortune Promotions presents: Glass Caves at Sneaky Pete’s Edinburgh on 15th October.
Holistic Wellbeing Festival

Holistic Wellbeing Festival

15 October 2017
The Planetary Healing Centre invites you to the annual fundraising Holistic Wellbeing Festival on October 15th.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

15 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Swords of the Righteous

Swords of the Righteous

15 October 2017
Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle and how they made it surrender.
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

16 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
Kingdom of Giants plus Special Guests

Kingdom of Giants plus Special Guests

17 October 2017
Kingdom Of Giants are coming across the pond and the ONLY Scottish date on their tour is at Opium so get involved!
Japes

Japes

18 October 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

18 October 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

18 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
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!
Condemned

Condemned

19 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Festival of Politics - 19th October Events

Festival of Politics - 19th October Events

19 October 2017
Check out all the events taking place at the Festival of Politics on 19th October at the Scottish Parliament!
Festival of Politics - Exhibitions

Festival of Politics - Exhibitions

19 October 2017 - 21 October 2017
Come along and see the three exhibitions at The Scottish Parliament as part of the Festival of Politics in October.
The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club

The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club

19 October 2017
Make your own piece of book art in The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club workshop on 19th October at Cafe Voltaire.
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

19 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
Condemned

Condemned

20 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Festival of Politics - 20th October Events

Festival of Politics - 20th October Events

20 October 2017
Check out all the events taking place at the Festival of Politics on 19th October at the Scottish Parliament!
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

20 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grace & Legend plus House of Hatchets, New Horizons, Cobalt

Grace & Legend plus House of Hatchets, New Horizons, Cobalt

20 October 2017
Grace & Legend, House of Hatchets, New Horizons & Cobalt - Another great line-up from Exile Promotions at Opium!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

20 October 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

20 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

21 October 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Condemned

Condemned

21 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

21 October 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Festival of Politics -  21st October Events

Festival of Politics - 21st October Events

21 October 2017
Check out all the events on at the Scottish Parliament for the final day of the Festival of Politics!
Foxes Follow plus Special Guests

Foxes Follow plus Special Guests

21 October 2017
Exile Promotions present: 4 piece Scottish band Foxes Follow plus Special Guests at Opium, Edinburgh on 21st October.
From Waterside to Waterloo

From Waterside to Waterloo

21 October 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and hear the tale of Sergeant Charles Ewart's daring feat at the Battle of Waterloo.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

21 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

21 October 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

21 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

21 October 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

Oktoberfest at Brewhemia

21 October 2017
Brewhemia invites you to their first ever Oktoberfestival on every Friday & Saturday until 21st October!
Wee Folk Magic

Wee Folk Magic

21 October 2017
Enter the enchanted world of Fairy Tales, full of mystery, malice and magic at the Museum of Childhood 21st October.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

22 October 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
From Waterside to Waterloo

From Waterside to Waterloo

22 October 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and hear the tale of Sergeant Charles Ewart's daring feat at the Battle of Waterloo.
Kevin Quantum - Black Box

Kevin Quantum - Black Box

22 October 2017
Magic and science meet when Kevin Quantum brings his show "Black Box" to the Museum of Childhood on 22nd October.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

22 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
An audience with Mary, Queen of Scots

An audience with Mary, Queen of Scots

23 October 2017
It is 1566, find out what life is like at the court of Mary, Queen of Scots here in Edinburgh Castle.
The Sound House Organisation Presents Session A9

The Sound House Organisation Presents Session A9

23 October 2017
Don't miss this opportunity to see the previous winners of Scottish Trad Music Awards' Best Live Act, Session A9!
Japes

Japes

25 October 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Kilts and Captivity

Kilts and Captivity

25 October 2017
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner in Edinburgh Castle.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

25 October 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
An audience with Mary, Queen of Scots

An audience with Mary, Queen of Scots

26 October 2017
It is 1566, find out what life is like at the court of Mary, Queen of Scots here in Edinburgh Castle.
Mindful Doodling Zen Tangles - Pub Craft Club

Mindful Doodling Zen Tangles - Pub Craft Club

26 October 2017
Learn a simple meditative technique to take your doodles to the next level in this Pub Craft Club workshop.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

27 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House

Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House

27 October 2017
Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band - Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House on Friday 27th October!
Handmade Edinburgh

Handmade Edinburgh

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Handmade Edinburgh, the Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair, returns to The Hub from 27th - 29th October 2017.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

27 October 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

28 October 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

28 October 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

28 October 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

28 October 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Magic Nostalgic

Magic Nostalgic

28 October 2017
The Electric Circus presents: Magic Nostalgic where a spin of the wheel determines the music played.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

28 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

28 October 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Musical Halloween Crafts at St Cecilia’s Hall

Musical Halloween Crafts at St Cecilia’s Hall

28 October 2017
Come along to St Cecilia's Hall for Musical Halloween Crafts suitable for ages 4 - 12 years on Saturday 28th October.
Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Guisers Galore

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Guisers Galore

28 October 2017
What's Guising? Come along and learn a song, a poem and a dance for real Hallowe'en guising for ages 5 and above!
Spooky Times

Spooky Times

28 October 2017
Join artist Lindsey Hamilton in the Museum of Edinburgh for a spooktacular time with some scarily fun crafts!
The Phantoms, The Jackobins, Black Dog Days

The Phantoms, The Jackobins, Black Dog Days

28 October 2017
MFM Events presents: The Phantoms, The Jackobins and Black Dog Days at Cabaret Voltaire on 28th October.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

29 October 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Daniel Martinez - The Art of Believing

Daniel Martinez - The Art of Believing

29 October 2017
Daniel Martinez presents 'The Art of Believing' an exciting Flamenco production full of heart, passion and feeling.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

29 October 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.