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!

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.
Growing Up With Books

Growing Up With Books

1st June 2018 - 9th December 2018
Explore the world of children’s books in this exhibition on now at the Museum of Childhood.
Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

22nd June 2018 - 25th November 2018
Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as they take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.
In Focus: Scottish Photography

In Focus: Scottish Photography

7th July 2018 - 12th May 2019
This exhibition showcases the City Art Centre’s photographic collections, charting the development of fine art photography in Scotland from the 19th century to present day.
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

4th August 2018 - 10th February 2019
This is the first major exhibition to focus on this unusual and enigmatic artist and features over sixty artworks from public and private collections.
Evil Deeds: Burke and Hare Walking Tour

Evil Deeds: Burke and Hare Walking Tour

25th October 2018 - 25th November 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Delve into 1820s Edinburgh and the cadaver trade that shocked the city on a Burke and Hare Walking Tour this Autumn!
The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle

The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle

27th October 2018 - 24th November 2018
See a unique exhibition, The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle, showing at The Fire Station Edinburgh College of Art from 27th October.
Live Music at Stramash in November

Live Music at Stramash in November

1st November 2018 - 30th November 2018
Check out the great variety of Live music gigs on at Stramash this November, Rock, Pop, Blues, Soul, Funk and more....
Live Music at Whistle Binkies Gigs in November

Live Music at Whistle Binkies Gigs in November

1st November 2018 - 30th November 2018
Check out the great variety of Live music gigs on at Whistle Binkies this November, Rock, Pop, Blues, Soul, Funk and more....
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

1st November 2018 - 30th November 2018
Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in November!
The Mash House - 3rd November

The Mash House - 3rd November

3rd November 2018 - 3rd December 2018
The Mash House brings you Max & Harvey Live, Samedia Shebeen and Distraction presents: ReOrder 'I Am Ready' Album Tour all on 3rd November.
Storyworlds: Paper Sculptures by Edinburgh Young Artists

Storyworlds: Paper Sculptures by Edinburgh Young Artists

10th November 2018 - 12th May 2019
Storyworlds is a magical group of sculptures showing tiny enchanted storyworlds under glass domes completed by senior students of art. The exhibition is on at The Writers' Museum from 10th November.
Edinburgh Craft Beer Experience

Edinburgh Craft Beer Experience

15th November 2018 - 17th November 2018
Calling all lager lovers, IPA aficionados, porter experts and craft connoisseurs, the Craft Beer Experience is coming to Edinburgh 15th – 17th November at Assembly Roxy.
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

15th November 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
RCK Benefit with Shoogelnifty and Swampfog

RCK Benefit with Shoogelnifty and Swampfog

15th November 2018
Join us at La Belle Angele for a night of marvellous musical entertainment in aid of the Refugee Community Kitchen, helping feed displaced people in the UK and abroad.
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

15th November 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Able Faces

Able Faces

16th November 2018
Catch Able Faces at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh! With their fantastic vocal harmonies and energetic performances they are a live act not to be missed.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

16th November 2018
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens

16th November 2018 - 5th January 2019
The Christmas Market will once again return to East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

16th November 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

16th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

16th November 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

16th November 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

16th November 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
The Mash House - 16th November

The Mash House - 16th November

16th November 2018
Gimme Gimme Gimmes start off the night with their new album launch followed by Liquid Funktion | LSB & MC DRS and Powerhouse: Hedonism, Unity & Freedom.
Adam Holmes and The Embers with Heidi Talbot

Adam Holmes and The Embers with Heidi Talbot

17th November 2018
Catch Edinburgh-born singer/songwriter Adam Holmes and his band The Embers at Cabaret Voltaire on 17th November along with Irish folk singer Heidi Talbot.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

17th November 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

17th November 2018
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

17th November 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

17th November 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Mighty Oak Reggae Soundsystem

Mighty Oak Reggae Soundsystem

17th November 2018
Mighty Oak Soundsystem playing roots reggae on their custom made soundsystem are joined by m.c and singer Dandelion of the Hempolics at The Mash House Saturday 17th November.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

17th November 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Museum of Childhood Tour - BSL Interpreted Tour

Museum of Childhood Tour - BSL Interpreted Tour

17th November 2018
Dedicated to the history of childhood, The Museum of Childhood is holding a BSL Interpreted Tour on Saturday 17th November.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

17th November 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Schiltron!

Schiltron!

17th November 2018
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself!
The Absolute Jam - Scotland’s Tribute to The Jam

The Absolute Jam - Scotland’s Tribute to The Jam

17th November 2018
Don't miss Scotland's ultimate tribute to The Jam, The Absolute Jam, at La Belle Angele on Saturday 17th November!
The Spitfires

The Spitfires

17th November 2018
AGMP presents The Spitfires 'Year Zero' Tour, coming to The Mash House on Saturday 17th November, with support from Social Room.
Aveleen Rose - Who I Am.

Aveleen Rose - Who I Am.

18th November 2018
Prepare for a theatrical performance of original songs by the singer/songwriter Aveleen Rose, taken from the Debut EP - 'Who I Am' and the forthcoming album.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

18th November 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

18th November 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

18th November 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

18th November 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Schiltron!

Schiltron!

18th November 2018
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

18th November 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
Anything Disco Mondays

Anything Disco Mondays

19th November 2018
Come along to Subway Cowgate for their Anything Disco Mondays with free entry all night!
FILM:  Leave No Trace

FILM: Leave No Trace

19th November 2018
Debra Granik finally follow-ups her award-winning 2010 feature Winter’s Bone, with this quietly observed road movie about a veteran soldier suffering from PTSD.
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

19th November 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
Hula Hooping For Beginners - Drop In

Hula Hooping For Beginners - Drop In

19th November 2018
Learn how to hula hoop, while getting a great core workout, at these fun classes with AniDanceHoop at Southside Community Centre on Monday mornings!
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

19th November 2018
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

19th November 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Clandestino Tuesday

Clandestino Tuesday

20th November 2018
Party till late every Tuesday at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda mixing up the past & the present Afrobeats, Reggaeton, Hip Hop, Urban, Cumbia Electronica, Latin Bass...
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

20th November 2018
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
EGTG presents All About My Mother

EGTG presents All About My Mother

21st November 2018 - 24th November 2018
EGTG brings Samuel Adamson's play 'All About My Mother', a drama embracing motherhood, love and desire, to the Assembly Roxy in November.
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

21st November 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

21st November 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

21st November 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
XO at Subway Cowgate

XO at Subway Cowgate

21st November 2018
Keep your mid-week chill with a mellow blend of Commercial, House and R&B at Subway Cowgate!
Church 3.3: Alix Perez + SP:MC

Church 3.3: Alix Perez + SP:MC

22nd November 2018
Church are thrilled to be hosting a long overdue drum and bass special soundtracked by two titans of the genre at The Mash House on 22nd November.
I Ran With The Gang: My Life in and Out of the Bay City Rollers

I Ran With The Gang: My Life in and Out of the Bay City Rollers

22nd November 2018
Don your tartan for a celebration of the Bay City Rollers and the launch of the late Alan Longmuir’s story of life in the band, on Thursday 22nd November at Blackwell's Bookshop.
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

22nd November 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

22nd November 2018
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

22nd November 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Storytelling and Survival: Marking 40 Years of Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre

Storytelling and Survival: Marking 40 Years of Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre

22nd November 2018
2018 marks Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre's 40th Anniversary. Join the centre for an evening celebration event on the theme of storytelling and survival.
Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving Feast

22nd November 2018
Join us at The Three Sisters Edinburgh for our annual Thanksgiving feast on Thursday 22nd November, plus we will be showing the NFL games.
Error404 Drum and Bass Special

Error404 Drum and Bass Special

23rd November 2018
It's an Error404 Drum & Bass Special, a full night of DnB with oldskool classics to the contemporary floor fillers, at The Mash House on 23rd November.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

23rd November 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

23rd November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
I Ran With The Gang: The story of Alan Longmuir, original Bay City Roller

I Ran With The Gang: The story of Alan Longmuir, original Bay City Roller

23rd November 2018
Join Alan Longmuir's fans, family & friends to celebrate the launch of his autobiography 'I Ran With The Gang: My Life in and Out of the Bay City Rollers', at Espionage on 23rd November!
Kilts and Captivity

Kilts and Captivity

23rd November 2018
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner in Edinburgh Castle.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

23rd November 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

23rd November 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

23rd November 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Nashville Pussy plus Anaxor and Tantrum

Nashville Pussy plus Anaxor and Tantrum

23rd November 2018
Nashville Pussy hail from Atlanta and this is your only chance to see them in Scotland this year on their UK tour. Support comes from Anaxor and Tantrum.
Don’t Stop Me Now - The Ultimate Queen Club Night Experience!

Don’t Stop Me Now - The Ultimate Queen Club Night Experience!

24th November 2018
We welcome you to join us at The Liquid Room on Saturday 24th November for a night celebrating the music of one of the biggest selling bands of all time... QUEEN!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

24th November 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Enchanted Hand Wreath

Enchanted Hand Wreath

24th November 2018
Express your creativity and imagination and make a beautiful little wreath to hang for Christmas.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

24th November 2018
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

24th November 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
In Full Bloom: Liberty Storytelling with Jan Bee Brown

In Full Bloom: Liberty Storytelling with Jan Bee Brown

24th November 2018
Storyteller Jan Bee Brown will gather a bouquet of stories of rebels who were inspired by the language of flowers and Liberty prints as part of LIBERTY Art Fabrics & Fashion.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

24th November 2018
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

24th November 2018
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

24th November 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Night Tube: Opening Party

Night Tube: Opening Party

24th November 2018
Mixing London’s diverse music with Cowgate’s unique atmosphere, welcome to the Night Tube's Opening Party at The Mash House on 24th November.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

24th November 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Pulse 9th Birthday : Paula Temple

Pulse 9th Birthday : Paula Temple

24th November 2018
Edinburgh's long-running techno night Pulse celebrates their ninth birthday with a scorching hybrid set from Paula Temple at The Mash House on 24th November.
Robert Blomfield: Edinburgh Street Photography | An Unseen Archive

Robert Blomfield: Edinburgh Street Photography | An Unseen Archive

24th November 2018 - 17th March 2019
This exhibition displays a selection of Robert Blomfield's stunning private archive, documenting the dramatic shifts taking place in Edinburgh’s urban landscape during the 1960s.
Scotland International Burlesque Festival 

Scotland International Burlesque Festival 

24th November 2018
The Scotland International Burlesque Festival returns with a 'Winter Extravaganza' of epic proportions to La Belle Angele on 24th November.
The Hubbards

The Hubbards

24th November 2018
Don't miss 4 piece indie pop band 'The Hubbards' when they play The Mash House on Saturday 24th November!
To the Field of Stars

To the Field of Stars

24th November 2018
The Scottish Chamber Choir, directed by Iain McLarty, presents Gabriel Jackson's 'To the Field of Stars' at Canongate Kirk on November 24th.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

25th November 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

25th November 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

25th November 2018
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Matinee of the Month: The First of Few

Matinee of the Month: The First of Few

25th November 2018
This is a rare screening of Leslie Howard’s account of aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell (played by Howard himself), who created the iconic British fighter aircraft the Spitfire.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

25th November 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

25th November 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

25th November 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
A Ciambra (The Chamber)

A Ciambra (The Chamber)

26th November 2018
This hard-hitting drama focuses on a small Romani community where a teenage boy called Pio, is drawn in to a life of crime despite trying to resist this fate.
Anything Disco Mondays

Anything Disco Mondays

26th November 2018
Come along to Subway Cowgate for their Anything Disco Mondays with free entry all night!
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

26th November 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
Hula Hooping For Beginners - Drop In

Hula Hooping For Beginners - Drop In

26th November 2018
Learn how to hula hoop, while getting a great core workout, at these fun classes with AniDanceHoop at Southside Community Centre on Monday mornings!
Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 138th Open Annual Exhibition

Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 138th Open Annual Exhibition

26th November 2018 - 13th December 2018
The captivating nature of watercolour painting is celebrated at the 138th Open Annual Exhibition by The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

26th November 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Thom Artway Live

Thom Artway Live

26th November 2018
Singer, lyricist and guitarist Thom Artway is currently one of the most respected young musicians of the Czech music scene and you catch him at Sneaky Pete's on Monday 26th November.
Clandestino Tuesday

Clandestino Tuesday

27th November 2018
Party till late every Tuesday at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda mixing up the past & the present Afrobeats, Reggaeton, Hip Hop, Urban, Cumbia Electronica, Latin Bass...
Connie Constance

Connie Constance

27th November 2018
With her new EP 'Boring Connie', Connie Constance is setting out to prove that she's anything but and you can catch her at The Mash House on 27th November!
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

27th November 2018
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

27th November 2018
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

28th November 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

28th November 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

28th November 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

28th November 2018
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
XO at Subway Cowgate

XO at Subway Cowgate

28th November 2018
Keep your mid-week chill with a mellow blend of Commercial, House and R&B at Subway Cowgate!
2018 Wreford Watson Lecture - 2018: The Year that shook Universities

2018 Wreford Watson Lecture - 2018: The Year that shook Universities

29th November 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
This year's Wreford Watson lecture "2018: The Year that shook Universities" will be given by Felicity Callard a Professor of Social Research and Director of Birkbeck Institute for Social Research.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

29th November 2018
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

29th November 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
Pale Grey

Pale Grey

29th November 2018
Locked in their studio for more than a year, Pale Grey are back with a range of new titles mixing folk-pop, minor introspections, sounds experimentations, hip hop and electronica.
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

29th November 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Wendy and Peter Pan

Wendy and Peter Pan

29th November 2018 - 5th January 2019
Full of fairy-dust, adventure and all your favourite characters this magical story is everything a Christmas treat should be.
Able Faces

Able Faces

30th November 2018
Catch Able Faces at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh! With their fantastic vocal harmonies and energetic performances they are a live act not to be missed.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

30th November 2018
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Dunedin Consort: The Golden Age

Dunedin Consort: The Golden Age

30th November 2018
Ben Parry, co-founder of Dunedin Consort, returns to direct this choral tour of music at Canongate Kirk on Friday 30th November in association with St Andrews Fair Saturday 2018.
Edinburgh Multilingual Stories Festival

Edinburgh Multilingual Stories Festival

30th November 2018 - 2nd December 2018
Edinburgh Multilingual Stories Festival EMSF is bringing together artists, researchers, children and communities for the first time in Scotland to celebrate the diversity of our city at Assembly Roxy.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

30th November 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

30th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

30th November 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

30th November 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

30th November 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Palidrone 004: Residents

Palidrone 004: Residents

30th November 2018
Palidrone 004: Residents bash all night long in Mash's main room, accompanied by some good friends and very trusted DJs on the bar on 30th November.
St Andrews Ceilidh in Lauriston Hall

St Andrews Ceilidh in Lauriston Hall

30th November 2018 - 1st December 2018
Edinburgh Ceilidhs invite you to their St Andrews Ceilidh on 30th November and 1st December in Lauriston Hall.
St Andrews Night Ceilidh at The Counting House

St Andrews Night Ceilidh at The Counting House

30th November 2018
Join Annasach Ceilidh Band at their informal St Andrew's Night celebration in The Counting House on 30th November.
The Early Life and Times of Robert Blomfield: The Making of a Street Photographer

The Early Life and Times of Robert Blomfield: The Making of a Street Photographer

30th November 2018
This talk by Robert Blomfield's brother Johnny will give an insight into the man behind the evocative images of Scotland’s urban landscape during the 1950s and 60s.
Wee Dub Festival 2019 Launch with Mungo’s Hi-Fi and Kenny Knots

Wee Dub Festival 2019 Launch with Mungo’s Hi-Fi and Kenny Knots

30th November 2018
Mungo's Hi-Fi Soundsystem return to Edinburgh with their full system and legendary vocalist Kenny Knots for the Wee Dub Festival 2019 Launch.
An Audience with Dark Edinburgh

An Audience with Dark Edinburgh

1st December 2018
Join Scott Liddell, the man behind ‘Dark Edinburgh’ to hear about his work documenting hidden and changing aspects of the City in atmospheric light.
Calton Consort - Into The Light

Calton Consort - Into The Light

1st December 2018
Calton Consort, together with their new Artistic Director, Frikki Walker, present Into The Light at Canongate Kirk on Saturday 1st December.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

1st December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

1st December 2018
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

1st December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

1st December 2018
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

1st December 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Musical Stories

Musical Stories

1st December 2018
To celebrate Bookweek Scotland, join storyteller Daniel Allison to hear some captivating tales brought to life with music and inspired by the traditional tales we all know and loved as children.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

1st December 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Schiltron!

Schiltron!

1st December 2018
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

2nd December 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Christmas Wreath Making at Historic Riddle’s Court

Christmas Wreath Making at Historic Riddle’s Court

2nd December 2018
Join us fireside in our 16th century former merchant's house at Riddle's Court for a fabulously festive workshop, creating and taking home your unique and beautiful wreath on Sunday 2nd December!
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

2nd December 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Edinburgh: A City of Contradictions

Edinburgh: A City of Contradictions

2nd December 2018
Lynn and Paul Henni (henni.photo) will give an illustrated talk about their work on the more unique and less conventional views of Edinburgh.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

2nd December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

2nd December 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Schiltron!

Schiltron!

2nd December 2018
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

2nd December 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
The Australian Pink Floyd

The Australian Pink Floyd

2nd December 2018
The critically acclaimed Australian Pink Floyd Show returns to the Usher Hall on 2nd December 2018.
Anything Disco Mondays

Anything Disco Mondays

3rd December 2018
Come along to Subway Cowgate for their Anything Disco Mondays with free entry all night!
Celebrating 70 Years of the NHS: Heal the Living

Celebrating 70 Years of the NHS: Heal the Living

3rd December 2018
Don't miss 'Heal the Living' a gripping and emotional medical drama, screening at Grassmarket Picture House on 3rd December to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the NHS!
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

3rd December 2018 - 5th December 2018
Pure Expression Theatre brings a unique immersive experience based on the story of Frankenstein to Central Library Edinburgh in December.
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

3rd December 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
Meet the Barbersurgeon

Meet the Barbersurgeon

3rd December 2018 - 5th December 2018
It's 1573 and once more Edinburgh Castle is under siege! Meet the Barbersurgeon and see the tools of the surgical trade in his medical cabinet.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

3rd December 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

4th December 2018
Please join Share International for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by lecturer and artist Benjamin Creme.
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

4th December 2018
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
The NewbyCore Breakfast Club

The NewbyCore Breakfast Club

4th December 2018
NewbyCore Business Breakfast Club aims to bring together the best speakers from across the country whilst allowing you time to network with like-minded professionals and creatives.
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

5th December 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

5th December 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

5th December 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

6th December 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
Lecture Series - The History of School Uniform

Lecture Series - The History of School Uniform

6th December 2018
Join Dr Kate Stephenson for this irreverent dash through 500 years of uniform history, with props, at Gladstone's Land on Thursday 6th December!
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

6th December 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Christmas Lunch at Edinburgh Castle

Christmas Lunch at Edinburgh Castle

7th December 2018 - 23rd December 2018
Make Christmas 2018 special with a three course lunch in the opulent Queen Anne Room at Edinburgh Castle, and enjoy a dining experience fit for royalty.
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye - Lecture by Dr Helen Scott

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye - Lecture by Dr Helen Scott

7th December 2018
In this illustrated lecture Dr Helen Scott, Curator of Fine Art, traces the career of Edwin G. Lucas and reveals the stories behind his intriguing artworks.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

7th December 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

7th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

7th December 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

7th December 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

7th December 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
One Night In Rio!

One Night In Rio!

7th December 2018
Join us at Boteco do Brasil on Friday 7th December for a night of great music and dance as we presents - Forrobamba!
Able Faces

Able Faces

8th December 2018
Catch Able Faces at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh! With their fantastic vocal harmonies and energetic performances they are a live act not to be missed.
Christmas Balloon Modelling Workshop

Christmas Balloon Modelling Workshop

8th December 2018
Learn how to make your very own Christmas-themed Balloon Models with super-fun hands-on workshop from Magic Ian.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

8th December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

8th December 2018
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

8th December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Kilts and Captivity

Kilts and Captivity

8th December 2018
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner in Edinburgh Castle.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

8th December 2018
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

8th December 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

8th December 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Sleep in the Park - Edinburgh

Sleep in the Park - Edinburgh

8th December 2018
Social Bite's Sleep in the Park returns and this time it's taking place across Scotland! Sign up now for the Edinburgh event at Princes Street Gardens and help end homelessness in Scotland for good!
Adventures in Nightmareland

Adventures in Nightmareland

9th December 2018
Join magician Ash Pryce as he journeys to the Wonderland like Nightmareland with mind reading, side show stunts and creepy illusions.
Cat Loud: Torch Songs

Cat Loud: Torch Songs

9th December 2018
Cat Loud is making her Jazz Bar debut on Sunday 9th December with 'Torch Songs' and joining her will be John Youngs on double bass, Dave Toule Music on guitar and Vid Gobac on drums.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

9th December 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Christmas Craft Fair

Christmas Craft Fair

9th December 2018
Greening Our Street invites you to come along to a Christmas Craft Fair on Sunday 9th December in Lauriston Hall.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

9th December 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

9th December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

9th December 2018
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Progress

Progress

9th December 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

9th December 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
Anything Disco Mondays

Anything Disco Mondays

10th December 2018
Come along to Subway Cowgate for their Anything Disco Mondays with free entry all night!
FILM: Florida Project

FILM: Florida Project

10th December 2018
The 2017 film 'Florida Project', a drama about the darker side of Disney’s dreamland, is screening on 10th December at Grassmarket Picture House.
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

10th December 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

10th December 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Bugle Boys Christmas Crackers

Bugle Boys Christmas Crackers

11th December 2018 - 30th December 2018
After wowing crowds at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Bugle Boys bring their Christmas Crackers show to the Assembly Roxy from 11th December.
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

11th December 2018
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
A Very Georgian Christmas

A Very Georgian Christmas

12th December 2018
Come along to Gladstone's Land on Wednesday 12th December for some Georgian Christmas entertainments, including carols, punch and Georgian Christmas crafts!
Feed the Minds Carol Concert at Greyfriars Kirk

Feed the Minds Carol Concert at Greyfriars Kirk

12th December 2018
Come and celebrate Christmas at Feed the Minds’ magical carol concert in the stunning and atmospheric Greyfriars Kirk this December!
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

12th December 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

12th December 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

12th December 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Christmas at the Tron

Christmas at the Tron

13th December 2018
We would be delighted if you could join us from 6pm on Thursday 13th December for an Edinburgh World Heritage Christmas celebration at The Tron Kirk!
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

13th December 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

13th December 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Able Faces

Able Faces

14th December 2018
Catch Able Faces at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh! With their fantastic vocal harmonies and energetic performances they are a live act not to be missed.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

14th December 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

14th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

14th December 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

14th December 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Annasach Christmas Ceilidh at the Counting House

Annasach Christmas Ceilidh at the Counting House

15th December 2018
Annasach Ceilidh Band invites you to their informal Christmas celebration in the The Counting House on 15th December.
Casa Bacardi Party Edinburgh

Casa Bacardi Party Edinburgh

15th December 2018
There is no party like Bacardi party, so don't miss this one at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh on Saturday December 15th!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

15th December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Frankly, The Smiths

Frankly, The Smiths

15th December 2018
Frankly, The Smiths have established themselves as Scotland's premier tribute act to the Smiths, don't miss them when they return to Sneaky Pete's on Saturday 15th December!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

15th December 2018
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

15th December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Head and Shoulders Above the Rest!

Head and Shoulders Above the Rest!

15th December 2018
Find out the part Grenadiers would play in the history of Edinburgh Castle and the eventual defeat of the Jacobites at Culloden.
It’s a Wonderful Life!

It’s a Wonderful Life!

15th December 2018 - 22nd December 2018
Floating Brick Theatre will be putting on a stage production of "It's a Wonderful Life" this December at the Cornerstone Centre.
Magic Show: Christmas Tricks

Magic Show: Christmas Tricks

15th December 2018
Enjoy a sprinkling of actual magic in the run up to Christmas with our heart-warming comedy magic show.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

15th December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

15th December 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

16th December 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

16th December 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

16th December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

16th December 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

16th December 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
Donkeyote

Donkeyote

17th December 2018
Donkeyote, Last year’s EIFF Best Documentary Award winner, is screening on 17th December at Grassmarket Picture House.
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

17th December 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
SCO Chorus Christmas Concert

SCO Chorus Christmas Concert

17th December 2018
The annual Christmas Concert with the SCO Chorus in Greyfriars Kirk has quickly become a highlight of Edinburgh’s Festive Calendar and a new date has been added on 17th December as 20th is sold out.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

17th December 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Head and Shoulders Above the Rest!

Head and Shoulders Above the Rest!

18th December 2018
Find out the part Grenadiers would play in the history of Edinburgh Castle and the eventual defeat of the Jacobites at Culloden.
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

18th December 2018
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

19th December 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

19th December 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

19th December 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

20th December 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

20th December 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Traditions and Tales of Christmas

Traditions and Tales of Christmas

20th December 2018 - 22nd December 2018
Learn about the traditions and tales of a Victorian Christmas at Edinburgh Castle from 20th - 22nd December.
Able Faces

Able Faces

21st December 2018
Catch Able Faces at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh! With their fantastic vocal harmonies and energetic performances they are a live act not to be missed.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

21st December 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

21st December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

21st December 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

21st December 2018
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

22nd December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

22nd December 2018
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

22nd December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

22nd December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

22nd December 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
Reflection of Home

Reflection of Home

22nd December 2018
Make your own little model house reflecting your 'special' place and taking inspiration from all the lovely doll’s houses in the Museum of Childhood.
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

23rd December 2018
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

23rd December 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

23rd December 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

23rd December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

23rd December 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

23rd December 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

24th December 2018
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Christmas Eve Special: Swimming with Men

Christmas Eve Special: Swimming with Men

24th December 2018
Kick-off your festive fun with the crowd-pleasing comedy 'Swimming with Men', starring Rob Brydon, at Grassmarket Picture House on Christmas Eve!
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

24th December 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

24th December 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco

26th December 2018
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Palast Des Cabaret

Palast Des Cabaret

26th December 2018
Palast des Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama performed for your enjoyment in the beer palace at Brewhemia each Wednesday.
Top Banana

Top Banana

26th December 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

Karaoke at The Mighty Globe

27th December 2018
Thursday night means Karaoke night at The Globe Bar, come along and show us what you've got!!
School Hols Special: A Christmas Story

School Hols Special: A Christmas Story

27th December 2018
Kid's bored already? Bring them along to Grassmarket Picture House on 27th December to see 'A Christmas Story', a 1983 perennial festive favourite, about one boy’s quest to get his very own BB Gun.
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

27th December 2018
Get groovy with the Butta Bag - DJ Collective with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

28th December 2018
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

28th December 2018
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with Chart/Cheese from DJ Tom Berry!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

28th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

Latin Connection with DJ João Tropical

28th December 2018
It's the hottest Latin night in town every Friday at Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh with DJ João Tropical!
School Hols Special: Basil The Great Mouse Detective

School Hols Special: Basil The Great Mouse Detective

28th December 2018
Ripe for rediscovery the 1986 Disney film 'Basil The Great Mouse Detective' is a real treat for young and old alike and it's screening at Grassmarket Community Picture House on 28th December.
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

29th December 2018
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

29th December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

29th December 2018
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

29th December 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

29th December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

29th December 2018
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays!
A Very Mary Christmas

A Very Mary Christmas

30th December 2018
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

30th December 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Domingo Todo Latino

Domingo Todo Latino

30th December 2018
Latin Sunday: Celebrate the end of the week at Boteco Do Brasil with DJ Panda playing the best of urban, reggaeton, latin & mix!
Matinee of the Month: Mildred Pierce

Matinee of the Month: Mildred Pierce

30th December 2018
If you have never seen a Joan Crawford performance on the big screen before, then this film screening at Grassmarket Community Picture House is the perfect introduction!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

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

30th December 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Progress

Progress

30th December 2018
Come and join us at Monkey Barrel, Edinburgh's premier alternative comedy club, on Sunday evenings to see Edinburgh's rising star show!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

30th December 2018
Don't miss Sunday Service at Subway Cowgate with non stop request fest, the perfect way to round off the weekend!
A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

31st December 2018
Don't miss this free screening of the 2018 horror film 'A Quiet Place' at Grassmarket Community Picture House on Hogmanay!
Bairns Afore

Bairns Afore

31st December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Enjoy the Edinburgh’s Hogmanay experience as a family, and still\have the kids tucked up in bed afore the bells, at Bairns Afore.
Bolts and Bodkins

Bolts and Bodkins

31st December 2018
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Candlelit Concert at St. Giles’ Cathedral

Candlelit Concert at St. Giles’ Cathedral

31st December 2018
Come along to a festive celebration in the candlelit atmosphere of St Giles' Cathedral on 31st December.
Ceilidh Away 2018! Hogmanay Ceilidh

Ceilidh Away 2018! Hogmanay Ceilidh

31st December 2018
Ceilidh Away 2018 at The Three Sisters Edinburgh with a 3 course meal, full Ceilidh Band before the bells and DJ till the wee hours!
Ceilidh Under the Castle

Ceilidh Under the Castle

31st December 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Dance the night away at a traditional Scottish ceilidh, under the stunning backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh Castle.
Heads Up DNB

Heads Up DNB

31st December 2018
Heads up bring you the freshest drum and bass bangers every Monday and teaming up with local crews to bring you a series of absolute stompers not to be missed.
Hogmanay Ceilidh

Hogmanay Ceilidh

31st December 2018
Edinburgh Ceilidhs invite you to their Hogmanay Ceilidhs on 31st December in Lauriston Hall.
Hogmanay Party - Latin Connection

Hogmanay Party - Latin Connection

31st December 2018
Boteco lovers, friends and fans, let's say goodbye to 2018 together and welcome in 2019 with an Epic Party in Boteco style!
The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

The Quiz - In El Globe Bar

31st December 2018
Come and join Anna (MASTER OF THE QUIZ) at the Globe Bar Edinburgh every Monday night at 10pm. Free to enter, prizes to be won, fun times to be had.

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