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!

You Are Here: A Journey through Maps

You Are Here: A Journey through Maps

22 July 2016 - 17 April 2017
How much do we really know about maps? Find out at this exhibition at the National Library of Scotland.
Monkey Business

Monkey Business

09 December 2016 - 23 April 2017
This family-friendly exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland explores the world of primates.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
Check out the themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in March!
Mark Wallinger Mark

Mark Wallinger Mark

04 March 2017 - 04 June 2017
MARK WALLINGER MARK, the first exhibition in Scotland of work by Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Wallinger.
Hay Fever

Hay Fever

10 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh joins with Citizens Theatre to present Noël Coward's 'Hay Fever.
The Heart of Printing

The Heart of Printing

13 March 2017 - 30 March 2017
Edinburgh Central Library will be displaying examples of books from their collection printed in Edinburgh.
World Cup Qualifiers FAN ZONE

World Cup Qualifiers FAN ZONE

23 March 2017 - 31 March 2017
Qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup are approaching, catch all the action at The Three Sisters' FAN ZONE!
Cultural Events Presents: A Quiz Night With A Twist

Cultural Events Presents: A Quiz Night With A Twist

30 March 2017
Cultural Events Presents: A fun quiz night whilst also learning about different cultures.
Indigo Sixteen ⑊ Hinks ⑊ Sophia Kate

Indigo Sixteen ⑊ Hinks ⑊ Sophia Kate

30 March 2017
Catch Indigo Sixteen, Hinks and Sophia Kate at Underground Live on 30th March.
Mairi Campbell: Pulse - Edinburgh

Mairi Campbell: Pulse - Edinburgh

30 March 2017
Mairi Campbell: Pulse - The story of award-winning musician Mairi's quest to heal cultural wounds.
Paradise Pains

Paradise Pains

30 March 2017
Paradise Pains brings ECA students together for a night of performance art, music and dancing.
Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

30 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the National Library of Scotland in March!
Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

30 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the Quaker House in March.
Science Festival Lates

Science Festival Lates

30 March 2017
Don't miss the chance to get hands-on and get your geek on; come join the party with Science Festival Lates!
TBT To The 80’s

TBT To The 80’s

30 March 2017
Rising Stars Events are holding a charity open mic night in aid of Marie Curie. Come along in your best 80's attire!!
Disgraceland

Disgraceland

31 March 2017
Edinburgh's premier purveyor of leftfield punk rock, Disgraceland play at La Belle Angèle on 31st March.
Joseph Capriati

Joseph Capriati

31 March 2017
Joseph Capriati, one of techno’s most in-demand headliners, will be at the Liquid Room on 31st March.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

31 March 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
NikNak

NikNak

31 March 2017
NikNak are back at Paradise Palms on 31st March for their lastfridayofeverymonth take over.
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

31 March 2017 - 03 September 2017
The Tomb presents the story of one extraordinary tomb, built around 1290BC and reused for over 1000 years.
The University of Edinburgh Dance Performance

The University of Edinburgh Dance Performance

31 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
The University of Edinburgh Dance Performance returns for another year of exciting and eclectic dance!
Twin Heart plus Autumn’s Fallen + Skelfs

Twin Heart plus Autumn’s Fallen + Skelfs

31 March 2017
Ayrshire band Twin Heart plus Autumn’s Fallen + Skelfs are the line-up at La Belle Angèle on 31st March.
Blood Bar

Blood Bar

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Prepare to be grossed out at the Blood Bar.
Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

01 April 2017
Join Dr Rob Davidson Executive Director, Scientists for EU, to explore the future of UK science post-Brexit.
Bricks and Blocks

Bricks and Blocks

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Build and program your own robot then test your skills in the Robot World Cup!
Carnival of the Mind

Carnival of the Mind

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Roll up - roll up and step inside the Carnival of the Mind to discover the secrets of your brain!
Chain Reactor

Chain Reactor

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
A bonkers machine of unstoppable reactions - revealing the wonders of chemistry in a procession of knock-on effects.
City Art Centre Day Pass

City Art Centre Day Pass

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
During the Science Festival we transform the City Art Centre into a science playground with loads of activities.
Cultured Mongrel: Experts in Short Trousers

Cultured Mongrel: Experts in Short Trousers

01 April 2017
Cultured Mongrel bring 'Experts in Short Trousers' an intergalactic family adventure to The Fruitmarket Gallery.
Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

01 April 2017
Join the Play On artists to discuss how they made their pieces how we might play and interact with art in the future.
Dig Up A Dinosaur

Dig Up A Dinosaur

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Uncover bones from when the dinosaurs ruled the Earth.
Dr Bunhead’s Rubbish Pop-Up Puppet Show

Dr Bunhead’s Rubbish Pop-Up Puppet Show

01 April 2017 - 02 April 2017
Meet some curious creatures amongst the things we throw away.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

01 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh Medallist 2017: Peter Piot, Ebola and AIDS Scientist

Edinburgh Medallist 2017: Peter Piot, Ebola and AIDS Scientist

01 April 2017 - 01 May 2017
Come along to this exhibition to explore the life and work of Prof Peter Piot recipitent of the 2017 Edinburgh Medal.
ER Surgery

ER Surgery

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Emergency - emergency - there’s been an accident! This is your chance to scrub up and save lives.
EUBB Spring Concert

EUBB Spring Concert

01 April 2017
Head down to the Reid Concert Hall on 1st April for the Edinburgh University Brass Band annual spring concert!
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

01 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Gadget Factory

Gadget Factory

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Investigate everyday gadgets and build your own in our mini Gadget Factory.
Game On!

Game On!

01 April 2017 - 04 April 2017
Explore the exciting world of video games, learn the basics and build your very own computer game!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

01 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Hide and Seek with Indi

Hide and Seek with Indi

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Hunt for monsters hiding around the building using the world's best video technology equipment.
International Images for Science

International Images for Science

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
The Royal Photographic Society brings its exciting new exhibition to the Science Festival.
Little Giants

Little Giants

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Discover the wonderful world of bees in an interactive show that will leave you buzzing.
Little Sparks

Little Sparks

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get stuck into circuits and discover what electricity does, as you create an electric-powered device.
Look Inside Your Mind

Look Inside Your Mind

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Learn how pathologists test something that's inside your head and invisible.
Mars Master Constructors

Mars Master Constructors

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Humanity’s first Mars Colony needs your help! 
Marvellous Magnets

Marvellous Magnets

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Join our storytellers to explore the mysterious world of magnets.
Mini Mechanics

Mini Mechanics

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Become a mini mechanic and discover the power of the internal combustion engine in this fascinating workshop.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

01 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
My Monkey and Me

My Monkey and Me

01 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Bring your little ones for some sensory science, stories, songs & actions inspired by the Monkey Business exhibition.
Our Changing Planet

Our Changing Planet

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Discover how changes to our environment and increasing pollution on our planet affect the health of the people.
Photochemistry

Photochemistry

01 April 2017 - 05 April 2017
Explore how chemists have moved from taking the first photographs to imaging the smallest particles of the Universe!
Play On

Play On

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive exhibition exploring how digital technology affects the way we play.
Pop-up Science at the National Museum of Scotland

Pop-up Science at the National Museum of Scotland

01 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
Join the fun at the National Museum of Scotland's free Pop-up Science events this Easter!
Primate Playground

Primate Playground

01 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Discover how primates have adapted to help them live and play in this sensory science workshop for 3-5 year olds.
Rescue Robots

Rescue Robots

01 April 2017 - 02 April 2017
Build a robot to complete an important mission and save the day.
Robot Lab

Robot Lab

01 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Come and interact with robots from the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics
Science Mini Cinema

Science Mini Cinema

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Our Science Mini Cinema screens a series of short films and documentaries from around the world, sit down and enjoy.
Secret Life of Coral

Secret Life of Coral

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Find out what’s lurking underwater as you explore the Secret Life of Coral. 
Splat-tastic

Splat-tastic

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get creative with chemistry and design your very own slime in this interactive workshop.
The Polis

The Polis

01 April 2017
Catch Scotland's No. 1 Police tribute band, The Polis, live at Bannerman's Bar on April 1st!
The Rising Souls plus FunnyBone + Altius

The Rising Souls plus FunnyBone + Altius

01 April 2017
Soulful rock band The Rising Souls play at La Belle Angèle on 1st April plus FunnyBone and Altius.
W3L Wrestling Showdown - Edinburgh

W3L Wrestling Showdown - Edinburgh

01 April 2017
W3L live professional wrestling returns to the Southside Community Centre for an afternoon of action on April 1st!
Wee Wonder World

Wee Wonder World

01 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Have fun learning about science as you journey through our special space for smaller scientists.
Wild Day Out

Wild Day Out

01 April 2017
Join the RSPB & Historic Environment Scotland for a wild day out exploring the rugged volcanic world of Holyrood Park.
Wild Day Out with RSPB & HES

Wild Day Out with RSPB & HES

01 April 2017
Join the RSPB & Historic Environment Scotland for a wild day out exploring the rugged volcanic world of Holyrood Park.
Wrestlemania XXXIII

Wrestlemania XXXIII

01 April 2017
Watch all the action of Wrestlemania XXXIII live from Orlando at The Three Sisters - Edinburgh on April 1st!
BFLF Edinburgh, DJ Alex Paterson (The Orb) ’Heroes & Villains’

BFLF Edinburgh, DJ Alex Paterson (The Orb) ’Heroes & Villains’

02 April 2017
The Big Fish Little Fish Crew come to La Belle Angèle on 2nd April for some family fun!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

02 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

02 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Climate Change - What do these physical changes mean for the plants and animals that live in Earth's polar regions?
One or None for The Road

One or None for The Road

02 April 2017
Watch Nick Strangeway & Jack McGarry mix a range of low-ABV drinks designed using The London Essence Co mixer range.
Science Festival Church Service

Science Festival Church Service

02 April 2017
Come along to the annual church service celebrating Edinburgh International Science Festival at St Giles' Cathedral.
The Art of Neuroscience

The Art of Neuroscience

02 April 2017
The artists awarded Creative Research Artist Fellowships by NHS Lothian’s Art & Therapeutic Design programme.
Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

02 April 2017
Learn how mobile technology works and look forward to a 5G connected world.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

03 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Jungle Book (2016 Version)

Jungle Book (2016 Version)

03 April 2017
Bring the kids to see the 2016 version of Jungle Book on at Grassmarket Picture House on 3rd April!
Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

03 April 2017
What might life on earth might be like at the end of the century? Come along and discover the issues at hand.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

03 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
unDependence Collaboration Screening

unDependence Collaboration Screening

03 April 2017
Grassmarket Community Project are delighted to screen the highlights of unDependence Film Festival 2017.
Creative Science – Polar Felting

Creative Science – Polar Felting

04 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Make your very own Polar wildlife creation to take home with you in a highly multisensory and hands-on experience.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

04 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Dr Bunhead’s Eggcellent Eggsplosions

Dr Bunhead’s Eggcellent Eggsplosions

04 April 2017 - 07 April 2017
Join TV's favourite stunt scientist Dr Bunhead on this joy-ride through science mayhem.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

04 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
MadLab SpaceFlag

MadLab SpaceFlag

04 April 2017
Join MadLab in this hands-on electronics workshop to build a SpaceFlag!
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

04 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club

The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club

04 April 2017
Make your own piece of book art in The Art of Book Folding - Pub Craft Club workshop on 4th April.
The Fertility Computer

The Fertility Computer

04 April 2017
Explore the latest advances in reproductive technologies.
A.D.F at La Belle Angele (Launch Party)

A.D.F at La Belle Angele (Launch Party)

05 April 2017
Join our A.D.F Launch Party for a brand new underground techno night in the new 2nd room of La Belle Angele.
Amy Macdonald

Amy Macdonald

05 April 2017 - 04 April 2017
DF Concerts Presents: Amy Macdonald plus support at the Usher Hall on 5th April!
Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

05 April 2017
Learn how the conservation of the painted mummy shroud from the Egyptian tomb of Montsuef revealed an untold story.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

05 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

05 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Japes

Japes

05 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

05 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Marty: Activate!

Marty: Activate!

05 April 2017 - 06 April 2017
Get your hands on Marty - the walking, dancing robot - and learn how robots work.
Science in a post-truth world

Science in a post-truth world

05 April 2017
Science works on the sharing of facts and learning - how can this thrive in a world that no longer values knowledge?
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

05 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

05 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
A Night Full Of Words

A Night Full Of Words

06 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Come along to a night all about literature and feminism in the Scottish Poetry Library.
A Number

A Number

06 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Bernard always thought he was an only child – but at the age of 35 he learns the chilling truth!
Bio-Discoveries

Bio-Discoveries

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
What new things have a team of biologists discovered over the past year about animals, plants and other living things.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

06 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

06 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Goodbye Blue Monday / Draws Creature Mask / Sleet Walls + More

Goodbye Blue Monday / Draws Creature Mask / Sleet Walls + More

06 April 2017
Check out the line up at Underground Live on 6th April!
Huxtable plus Arrows of Time + PYRO

Huxtable plus Arrows of Time + PYRO

06 April 2017
It's time to celebrate the 2 piece bands that rock! Catch Huxtable plus Arrows of Time & PYRO at La Belle Angèle.
Isaac’s Eye

Isaac’s Eye

06 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
A contemporary play that looks into the life of a young Isaac Newton.
Maths: Connecting Our World

Maths: Connecting Our World

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Find out how maths can stop disease spreading, enable computers to talk to each other and help find the fastes routes.
Seeing Minds Online

Seeing Minds Online

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Join us to see if you can tell the difference between a human and a chat-bot!
Smart Soft Stuff

Smart Soft Stuff

06 April 2017 - 07 April 2017
Meet researchers who work on smart squishy materials in this workshop for age 8+.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

06 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Spirited Away

Spirited Away

06 April 2017
Spirited Away, the 2003 Oscar winner for best animation, is showing at Grassmarket Picture House on 6th April.
The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

06 April 2017
Explore the notion of the 24-hour city and how lighting can shape sustainable cities that are more enjoyable & safer.
Who will scam us next -  and how?

Who will scam us next - and how?

06 April 2017
Uncover the ways that scammers can gain access to our money, data and passwords.
Bike Powered Cinema

Bike Powered Cinema

07 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join us for a pedal-powered film screening of the award-winning documentary Just Eat It and panel discussion.
Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club - Edinburgh

Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club - Edinburgh

07 April 2017
Grab your tickets for the perfect good times show when Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club comes to La Belle Angèle!
Ded Rabbit, Ayakara & Young Jack

Ded Rabbit, Ayakara & Young Jack

07 April 2017
Alt rock/Indie band Ded Rabbit play at The Mash House on 7th April with support from Ayakara & Young Jack.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

07 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Future Vehicle Showcase

Future Vehicle Showcase

07 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join us for a unique open day, showcasing a variety of electric low carbon vehicles and technologies on the market.
Mighty Oak Sound System

Mighty Oak Sound System

07 April 2017
Mighty Oak Sound System are back at the Mash House on 7th April.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

07 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Music Producer Workshop

Music Producer Workshop

07 April 2017
Write and publish your own music using the latest technology in this workshop for Age 8+.
Party On

Party On

07 April 2017
Get playful with exclusive adults-only access to our brand new Play On exhibition accompanied by live music.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

07 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Virtual Reality Worlds – Meet the Experts

Virtual Reality Worlds – Meet the Experts

07 April 2017
Come along to Dynamic Earth and meet scientists developing a new kind of virtual reality technology.
Augmented Reality (AR) Workshop

Augmented Reality (AR) Workshop

08 April 2017
Welcome to the magic of augmented reality (AR) taking real-world items & enhancing them with computer generated image.
Chimps on Trial

Chimps on Trial

08 April 2017
Join primatologist Lewis Dean to examine what we know about the mental abilities of our closest evolutionary cousins.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

08 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

08 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Frost* Live at The Liquid Room - Edinburgh

Frost* Live at The Liquid Room - Edinburgh

08 April 2017
Frost* Live at The Liquid Room as part of their spring tour on 8th April. Don't miss it!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

08 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Lesley Barnes: Jill and Lion

Lesley Barnes: Jill and Lion

08 April 2017
Illustrator Lesley Barnes will read from her new book Jill & Lion then lead craft activities after the story.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

08 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Online Identity

Online Identity

08 April 2017
Join psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski in conversation with writer and musician Pat Kane as they discuss online identity.
Raspberry Pi Robots: Spy Challenge

Raspberry Pi Robots: Spy Challenge

08 April 2017
Learn how to program a hydrogen-powered robot using Raspberry Pi and Scratch then send it off on a mission.
Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts Outdoor Walk

Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts Outdoor Walk

08 April 2017
Get your ticket for a 2.5km guided outdoor walk exploring the geology that makes carbon capture & storage possible.
The Biophilia Education Project

The Biophilia Education Project

08 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Learn about music and science and push your creative boundaries using new technologies.
The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

08 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Academics, activists and comedians pitch their visions of the future in an increasingly connected world.
The Firrenes (plus support: Ross Arthur)

The Firrenes (plus support: Ross Arthur)

08 April 2017
Enjoy a great night out when The Firrenes play Cabaret Voltaire on 8th April with support from Ross Arthur.
The Grand National

The Grand National

08 April 2017
The Three Sister will be showing all the action from Aintree Racecourse LIVE on 8th April!
Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play Edinburgh

Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play Edinburgh

08 April 2017
Tom Hingley and the Kar-Pets play the hits of the Inspiral Carpets at La Belle Angèle on 8th April.
Walking Wedding Fair

Walking Wedding Fair

08 April 2017
Back by popular demand, the Greater Grassmarket invites you to Edinburgh's only Walking Wedding Fair on 8th April.
Your Robot Roommate

Your Robot Roommate

08 April 2017
Discover a possible future where robots and humans live happily together.
Battle of Arras Centenary Commemorations

Battle of Arras Centenary Commemorations

09 April 2017
Legion Scotland host The Battle of Arras Centenary Commemorations taking place on Edinburgh Castle Esplanade.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

09 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Conductive DJ

Conductive DJ

09 April 2017
Learn to re-mix and create music using MaKey MaKey and anything that conducts electricty.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

09 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

09 April 2017
Explore the impact on science and art of Scottish zoologist D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

09 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

09 April 2017
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find is showing at Grassmarket Picture House on 9th April.
Ladykerry Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop

Ladykerry Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop

09 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Ladykerry turns one! Join the celebrations at a Birthday Pop Up Gift Shop full of fun, quirky + kitsch gifts.
Megalomatic plus Special Guests

Megalomatic plus Special Guests

09 April 2017
La Belle Angèle welcomes Glasgow band Megalomatic plus Special Guests on 9th April.
Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

10 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join distinguished microbiologist Professor Peter Piot for this year’s Edinburgh Medal address.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

10 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

10 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Micmacs

Micmacs

10 April 2017
2009 French comedy film Micmacs is showing at Grassmarket Picture House on 10th April.
RFID Treasure Hunt Challenge

RFID Treasure Hunt Challenge

10 April 2017
Learn about RFID tagging in an exciting two part challenge.
Snuff plus Special Guests

Snuff plus Special Guests

10 April 2017
Come along and create some chaos with us when Snuff comes to La Belle Angèle on 10th April!
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

10 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Superhero Science Show

Superhero Science Show

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
This live show packed full of experiments explores how real objects from the Museum have given us all super powers.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

10 April 2017
2005 fantasy film The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is showing on 10th April.
AI-Powered Healthcare

AI-Powered Healthcare

11 April 2017
Discover the possibilities of AI-Powered Healthcare.
Amazing Immunology

Amazing Immunology

11 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Reveal the secrets of your immune system in a fun interactive session with real medical research scientists.
Build your own drawing robot

Build your own drawing robot

11 April 2017
Have a go at building your own robot in this fun intro to electronics and motors.
Connecting Codes to Cures

Connecting Codes to Cures

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Get hands-on to crack the secret code of DNA.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

11 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Lothian Birth Cohort Project

Lothian Birth Cohort Project

11 April 2017
Discover how childhood mental capacity affects health and cognitive function in later life.
Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins

11 April 2017
A must see for the Easter holidays is the family classic film - Mary Poppins.
Micro-Engineers

Micro-Engineers

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Discover real life plans to implant a miniature monitoring station inside a cancer tumour, to help doctors destroy it.
Researching Alien Worlds – Meet the Experts

Researching Alien Worlds – Meet the Experts

11 April 2017
Could alien life exist? Come along to Dynamic Earth, meet Astrobiologists and take part in hands-on activities.
Researching Alien Worlds – Special Show Dome Event

Researching Alien Worlds – Special Show Dome Event

11 April 2017
Researching Alien Worlds - Join us for an exclusive event in the 360 degree ShowDome at Dynamc Earth.
Scottish Identity

Scottish Identity

11 April 2017
Join poet and novelist James Robertson in discussion with a prominent scientist to explore the Scottish self.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

11 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
What Can Supercomputers do?

What Can Supercomputers do?

11 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
What Can Supercomputers do? Come and use our Raspberry Pi mini-supercomputers to find out.
Creative Science - Ultimate Aliens

Creative Science - Ultimate Aliens

12 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Get creative at Dynamic Earth and design your very own ultimate alien to take home.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

12 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

12 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Gadget Factory at the museum

Gadget Factory at the museum

12 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
Investigate and explore how everyday gadgets work and build your own in our mini Gadget Factory.
Japes

Japes

12 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Light Drawing

Light Drawing

12 April 2017
Using science and art to sketch with photons in a creative workshop for all artistic abilities.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

12 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Nature, Nurture or Neither?

Nature, Nurture or Neither?

12 April 2017
Join scientist and author Steve Jones to debate whether identity can really be split into nature and nurture.
Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

12 April 2017
Edinburgh International Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live at the Usher Hall.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

12 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

12 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Chemistry Show

The Chemistry Show

12 April 2017 - 13 April 2017
Expect bangs, flames and foam in a classic show of experiments and fun.
Transmission Podcast Live Recording

Transmission Podcast Live Recording

12 April 2017
A live recording of Transmission Podcast, which speculates on the possibility of life on Proxima b.
Digital Maker Workshop

Digital Maker Workshop

13 April 2017
Design a 3D model using 3D Slash on a Raspberry Pi then discover how a 3D printer works.
Double Dome Nights

Double Dome Nights

13 April 2017
Settle back in a comfortable seat for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth, part of Science Festival.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

13 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Gravitational Waves

Gravitational Waves

13 April 2017
Explore the most important development in astronomy since 1608: the birth of gravitational wave astronomy.
Me, Myself and I

Me, Myself and I

13 April 2017
Author Christopher Brookmyre and poet Jenny Lindsay discuss how artists and writers bring their characters to life.
Metropolis Re-Launch Party

Metropolis Re-Launch Party

13 April 2017
Metropolis returns to the newly refurbished La Belle Angèle to Re-Launch their brand.
Reverieme (plus Special Guests)

Reverieme (plus Special Guests)

13 April 2017
Don't miss Reverieme when she brings her whole band to La Belle Angèle on 13th April!
Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

13 April 2017
Join Prof Sethu Vijayakumar as he explores the role of informatics -  digitisation - automation and robo
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

13 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

13 April 2017
A special event exploring the potential discovery of supersymmetric particles at CERN.
Three Sisters - Comedy Night

Three Sisters - Comedy Night

13 April 2017
Join us at The Three Sisters as we take you back to Fringe with our comedy night on 13th April!
A Coding Adventure Workshop!

A Coding Adventure Workshop!

14 April 2017
Learn how to code your own animations in this unique workshop for Age 7+ at the National Museum of Scotland.
Balkanarama Edinburgh

Balkanarama Edinburgh

14 April 2017
Celebrate the arrival of spring with a riotous night of gypsy/klezmer/balkan music and much more!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

14 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Spark Cart Science

Spark Cart Science

14 April 2017
Meet a different expert every day to discover a raft of things scientific and technological.
The Penguin Counters: Special Show Dome Event

The Penguin Counters: Special Show Dome Event

14 April 2017
Join us at Dynamic Earth for an exclusive screening of ‘The Penguin Counters’.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

15 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive evening with leading dementia researchers - with a tour of the labs at the University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

15 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

15 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

15 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert 2017 - The Americas

NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert 2017 - The Americas

15 April 2017
The NYOS Symphony Orchestra will be holding their Spring Concert at the Usher Hall on 15th April!
Phonik Presents Cristoph (Knee Deep in Sound / Truesoul)

Phonik Presents Cristoph (Knee Deep in Sound / Truesoul)

15 April 2017
Phonik line up one of the most exciting UK Artists on the scene right now - CRISTOPH - at La Belle Angele 15th April.
Researching with Drones: Meet the Experts

Researching with Drones: Meet the Experts

15 April 2017
Meet scientists from the University of Edinburgh working in Polar research with drone technology.
Think of a Number

Think of a Number

15 April 2017
Join A Number director Zinnie Harris as she shares her fascination with the themes of this play.
Why Dinosaurs Matter

Why Dinosaurs Matter

15 April 2017
Discover what we can learn from dinosaurs in this talk by Prof Ken Lacovara, discoverer of the Dreadnoughtus.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

16 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Constable’s Clouds

Constable’s Clouds

16 April 2017
Join the Scottish National Gallery and Eureka Edinburgh for a special hands-on science-art workshop for ages 4+.
Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

Extreme Environments: Life at the Poles

16 April 2017
Become an explorer at Dynamic Earth and uncover a whole world of amazing experiences at Earth’s poles.
Old Town Street Food Festival: Easter Edition

Old Town Street Food Festival: Easter Edition

16 April 2017
The Cowgate welcomes back The Old Town Street Food Festival on 16th April hosted by The Three Sisters.
Pictures EP Launch- Hannah Jarrett-Scott

Pictures EP Launch- Hannah Jarrett-Scott

16 April 2017
Hannah Jarrett-Scott is back on home soil at La Belle Angèle for the launch of her second EP 'Pictures'.
Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

16 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A very special lecture held in memory of Dr Tam Dalyell.
Wired Nature

Wired Nature

16 April 2017
Join us as we investigate the research and ideas behind the effects of technology and nature on our health.
I, Daniel Blake

I, Daniel Blake

17 April 2017
Directed by Ken Loach - I, Daniel Blake is a depiction of life on benefits.
Purple Rain - A Celebration of Prince

Purple Rain - A Celebration of Prince

17 April 2017
Purple Rain, a world class celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince, come to the Usher Hall.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

18 April 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
Joe Bonamassa

Joe Bonamassa

18 April 2017
Due to popular demand from fans, Joe Bonamassa adds The Usher Hall to his April 2017 UK Tour.
Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango

Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango

18 April 2017
Plaza plus Echo Arcadia, The Youth & Young, Mad Tango are the line-up on 18th April at La Belle Angèle.
Scotland in Six: Old vs. New: Battle of the Bands

Scotland in Six: Old vs. New: Battle of the Bands

18 April 2017
Scotland in Six: Medieval minstrels and classical Georgian-era musicians compete in a historic Battle of the Bands!
Japes

Japes

19 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

19 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Seasick Steve

Seasick Steve

19 April 2017
Catch American blues musician Seasick Steve at the Usher Hall on 19th April.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

19 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers + The Dirty Lies

Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers + The Dirty Lies

20 April 2017
Catch Andy Oliveri & the Mountaineers with support from The Dirty Lies at Sneaky Pete's on 20th April.
Reekie 001 w/ 2T, Jed, Oddacity, Poczy & Residents

Reekie 001 w/ 2T, Jed, Oddacity, Poczy & Residents

20 April 2017
A fresh monthly grime night featuring some of the best talent in 0131 in La Belle Angele's.
Distraction Launch Party!

Distraction Launch Party!

21 April 2017
DISTRACTION LAUNCH PARTY at La Belle Angele on Friday 21st April.
Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon

Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon

21 April 2017
Fortune Promotions team up with Sneaky Pete's to bring you Lost In Vancouver plus special guest Lisbon.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

21 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School

Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School

21 April 2017
Wide Days Showcase - The Ninth Wave / The Spook School at La Belle Angèle on 21st April.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

22 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

22 April 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

22 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
An Evening Of Transcendental Music

An Evening Of Transcendental Music

23 April 2017
Auratone Music Presents: An Evening Of Transcendental Music in aid of Shelter Scotland at The Wee Red Bar.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

23 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
El Clasico | Real Madrid v Barcelona

El Clasico | Real Madrid v Barcelona

23 April 2017
Catch Real Madrid v Barcelona LIVE at The Three Sisters on 23rd April.
Led Zeppelin Masters

Led Zeppelin Masters

23 April 2017
Australia’s celebrated Led Zeppelin Masters arrive at the Usher Hall with their Stairway to Heaven tour.
Blood Diamond

Blood Diamond

24 April 2017
Blood Diamond, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, is a 2006 German-American political war thriller.
Open Jam Night

Open Jam Night

25 April 2017
Check this out! La Belle Angèle are launching a new monthly Open Jam Night starting on 25th April.
Academy Strangers plus Special Guests

Academy Strangers plus Special Guests

26 April 2017
Alternative rock band Academy Strangers play at La Belle Angèle on 26th April along with special guests.
Japes

Japes

26 April 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

26 April 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
No Diggity

No Diggity

26 April 2017
La Belle Angèle brings you a new monthly club night of 90s, R&B and Hip Hop.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

26 April 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

27 April 2017
'Leading The Lions' dinner series is an unforgettable opportunity to meet Lions legends who have created history.
Soundscape w/Marcus A

Soundscape w/Marcus A

27 April 2017
DJ Marcus A plus support, bringing you a new type of night to the Edinburgh Club scene at La Belle Angèle.
Annasachs Ceilidh at The Counting House

Annasachs Ceilidh at The Counting House

28 April 2017
Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House on 28th April.
Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express

Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express

28 April 2017
Catch Danny Bryant BIG Band Show & The Black Diamond Express at La Belle Angele on 28th April!
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

28 April 2017
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy.
TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support

TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support

28 April 2017
TTWM Presents: Model Aeroplanes + Support at Teviot Underground on 28th February.
Charlie Sonata

Charlie Sonata

29 April 2017 - 13 May 2017
Charlie Sonata is a funny, lyrical, booze-soaked odyssey by acclaimed Scottish playwright Douglas Maxwell.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

29 April 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

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

Magic Nostalgic

29 April 2017
The Electric Circus presents: Magic Nostalgic where a spin of the wheel determines the music played.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

29 April 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
PMX plus Special Guests

PMX plus Special Guests

29 April 2017
Hear one of the UK’s top melodic punk bands, PMX, at La Belle Angèle on 29th April.
Beltane Fire Festival

Beltane Fire Festival

30 April 2017
The 2017 Beltane Fire Festival takes place on 30th April. Don't miss it!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

30 April 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
LOR’s Rooftop Sessions at SKYbar

LOR’s Rooftop Sessions at SKYbar

30 April 2017
Ladies on Rotation return with their customary bank holiday rooftop sessions at Edinburgh's SKYbar!
Old Town Street Food Festival - May Day

Old Town Street Food Festival - May Day

30 April 2017
The biggest and best street food festival hits The Three Sisters again on Sunday 30th April!