What's On In Edinburgh South

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
Golf Hire

Golf Hire

20 April 2017 - 30 September 2017
Want to enjoy Edinburgh's famous 'Pitch & Putt' course but don't have clubs? Hire them from The Golf Tavern for £5.
The Open 2017

The Open 2017

16 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
Watch all the live action of The Open 2017 at The Golf Tavern as Royal Birkdale host the event for the tenth time!
Copper Dog Open

Copper Dog Open

17 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
The Golf Tavern is celebrating The Open 2017 by hosting their own on the Bruntsfield Links Short Hole Golf Course.
Meet the Makers

Meet the Makers

22 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
Restoration Yard is offering visitors the chance to ‘meet the makers’ at a special showcase event this weekend.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  James Brown is Annie

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: James Brown is Annie

23 July 2017
Edinburgh South
James Brown is Annie bring their brand of get-on-down funk to George Square.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival:  Soweto Kinch Trio

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Soweto Kinch Trio

23 July 2017
Edinburgh South
Soweto Kinch is one of the British jazz scene's brightest stars. See his trio at George Square Piccolo 23rd July.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Blues Afternoon 3

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Blues Afternoon 3

23 July 2017
Edinburgh South
The third and final Blues Afternoon of the Festival presents Dana Dixon, Brandon Santini and Earl Thomas Band.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

26 July 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Food Festival 2017

Edinburgh Food Festival 2017

26 July 2017 - 30 July 2017
Celebrate all things great in FOOD & DRINK at the Edinburgh Food Festival 2017!
Nature Play

Nature Play

26 July 2017
This training course by TCV Scotland aims to increase understanding of the value of nature play.
Bearfoot Comedy Club

Bearfoot Comedy Club

27 July 2017
Bearfoot Comedy Club brings you a comedy extravaganza on Thursday 27th July at The Merlin.
Edinburgh Pillow Fight

Edinburgh Pillow Fight

27 July 2017
Raise some money for charity and have a few laughs at Edinburgh’s very first mass Pillow Fight on 27th July.
Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

28 July 2017
Are you sitting comfortably??? Get ready to enjoy Story Time with Jenny and Usborne Books.
Frampton V Gutierrez

Frampton V Gutierrez

29 July 2017
Watch all the live action of the Frampton V Gutierrez WBC world featherweight title eliminator at The Golf Tavern!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 9 Braid Farm Road

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 9 Braid Farm Road

29 July 2017 - 30 July 2017
Edinburgh South
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 9 Braid Farm Road is a fabulous medium sized town garden of different styles.
Indian Dance Summer School for 7-12 year olds

Indian Dance Summer School for 7-12 year olds

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Love to dance? Then join this FREE Indian dance summer club for 7-12 year olds run by Dance Ihayami and WHALE Arts.
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Baby Wants Candy, one of last year’s Top Ten Reviewed Comedy Shows returns to Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
Colin Cloud: DARE

Colin Cloud: DARE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Don't miss Colin Cloud when he brings his show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Triple Perrier Award nominee Dan Antopolski returns to the Fringe with a brand new hour of comedy.
Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Go on, spoil yourself! when Ed Byrne returns to the Fringe this year with a show called Spoiler Alert.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

02 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis - The undisputed late night hit of 2016's Fringe is back.
MARK THOMAS  A Show That Gambles on the Future

MARK THOMAS A Show That Gambles on the Future

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Mark Thomas returns to Summerhall with yet another brand new seventy minutes of his famous investigative escapades.
TAPE FACE

TAPE FACE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The long awaited return of the show the world can't stop talking about comes to the Edinburgh Fringe.
The Gardener

The Gardener

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre present: The Gardener, a play about amateur gardening, growing old, and of a life spent in love.
Thrones! The Musical

Thrones! The Musical

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
The acclaimed musical parody phenomenon, Thrones! The Musical, is back with a newly updated and extended version.
Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Join character comedy maverick Tom Skelton on a wild gallop through the history of blindness and his own sight loss.
Enterprise: By Brian Parks

Enterprise: By Brian Parks

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Internationally acclaimed playwright Brian Parks brings his brand-new, fast-paced and surreal comedy to the Fringe.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Multi-award winning Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her fourth year.
Mary Go Nowhere

Mary Go Nowhere

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Mary Go Nowhere - A brand new black comedy and a deliciously dark script for this year’s Fringe-goers.
Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Fringe's number one party just got bigger! Massaoke's new night, Club La La, comes to Assembly's Spiegeltent.
Nick Cody - On Fire!

Nick Cody - On Fire!

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Australia’s acclaimed comedy super-nova Nick Cody is back at the Fringe with a brand-new hour of kickass stand-up.
Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Fringe favourite Shappi Khorsandi is back with a brand new show for the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Introducing the worldwide premiere of ‘The Rise And Fall Of Marcus Monroe’ hitting the stage for the first time.
Circus Hub

Circus Hub

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Underbelly's Circus Hub is back at The Meadows bigger and better than ever before!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Martin Creed’s Words and Music

Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Creed’s Words and Music

04 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Artist, musician and Turner Prize-winner Martin Creed invites you to an evening of words, music and more.
Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Renowned Scottish theatre company Vox Motus adapts Caroline Brothers’s 2012 novel Hinterland, in a magical experience.
Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Samuel Beckett’s moving meditation on time, memory and ageing is performed by renowned Irish actor Barry McGovern.
Godspell

Godspell

04 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Shotgun Theatre presents: Godspell - A vibrant and compelling musical about love, hope and finding friendship.
Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Get your disco-dancing-booties on! Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall is back at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
Protestimony

Protestimony

04 August 2017 - 28 September 2017
Protestimony is a visual and interactive art exhibition using artworks etc. created by refugees in the Calais Jungle.
Robin Hood: The Panto

Robin Hood: The Panto

04 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Sherwood Forest gets air-lifted to Edinburgh in Pumpkin Pantos’ debut Fringe production of Robin Hood: The Panto!
Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

05 August 2017
Edinburgh’s own Dunedin Consort bring a sense of enormous excitement to the launch of the 2017 Queen’s Hall concerts
Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Greek is now a modern opera classic, lauded in productions across the world.
Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

05 August 2017
Join us as we investigate with Hendrick's Gin the wonder that is the cucumber in a series of questionable experiments.
Laugh Begins at Forty

Laugh Begins at Forty

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh South
A new age is dawning for the Edinburgh Fringe ... and it begins at 40 with a fantastic line-up of stand-up comedians.
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

05 August 2017
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes

Edinburgh International Festival: Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes

07 August 2017
Listen to a captivating recital from Christian Tetzlaff & Leif Ove Andsnes at The Queen's Hall!
PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

07 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Watch all the action from the PGA Open golf tournement live in HD at The Golf Tavern from 7th to 13th August!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Apollon Musagète Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Apollon Musagète Quartet

08 August 2017
Don't miss Apollon Musagète Quartet, hailed as one of the most exciting young quartets on the planet.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

08 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
The Divide is an extraordinary new work by one of the UK’s greatest storytellers, Alan Ayckbourn.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

09 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Mikhail Pletnev

Edinburgh International Festival: Mikhail Pletnev

09 August 2017
Mikhail Pletnev performs an intimate piano recital at The Queen's Hall.
Edinburgh International Festival: Don Giovanni

Edinburgh International Festival: Don Giovanni

09 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Don't miss this remarkable, provocative staging of Don Giovanni conducted and directed by Iván Fischer.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Karen Cargill & Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Karen Cargill & Simon Lepper

10 August 2017
Mezzo soprano Karen Cargill and pianist Simon Lepper perform Intimate French song by Debussy, Chausson, Duparc & Hahn.
Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests

Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests

10 August 2017
Come along for an evening of beautiful music across international cultures with Benjamin Clementine & Special Guests.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Seong-Jin Cho

Edinburgh International Festival: Seong-Jin Cho

11 August 2017
Seong-Jin Cho makes his International Festival debut with a scintillating programme of keyboard pyrotechnics.
Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

11 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Vuelos is a magical dance theatre work for children and families. Age 5+.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Gringolts Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Gringolts Quartet

12 August 2017
Led by international violin soloist Ilya Gringolts, the quartet plays Brahms, Haydn and Widmann.
Edinburgh International Festival:  René Pape & Camillo Radicke

Edinburgh International Festival: René Pape & Camillo Radicke

14 August 2017
René Pape and pianist Camillo Radicke present a recital of songs by Beethoven, Dvořák and Musorgsky.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Andreas Haefliger

Edinburgh International Festival: Andreas Haefliger

15 August 2017
Andreas Haefliger famed for his searching insights and his pianistic power plays Beethoven, Musorgsky, Liszt and Berg.
Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

15 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Transmission Meditation is a simple form of group meditation combining two yogas: Karma Yoga & Laya Yoga.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

16 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  François Leleux & Eric Le Sage

Edinburgh International Festival: François Leleux & Eric Le Sage

16 August 2017
Charismatic oboist François Leleux is joined by his music collaborator Eric Le Sage.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Benjamin Appl & Pavel Kolesnikov

Edinburgh International Festival: Benjamin Appl & Pavel Kolesnikov

17 August 2017
Baritone Benjamin Appl and pianist Pavel Kolesnikov perform Songs by Schubert, Schumann, Grieg and Matthias Pintscher.
Edinburgh International Festival: Chiaroscuro Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Chiaroscuro Quartet

18 August 2017
The Chiaroscuro Quartet famed for its fiery, unforgettable performances plays Schubert, Haydn and Bach.
Edinburgh International Festival: Macbeth

Edinburgh International Festival: Macbeth

18 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
A major new production of Verdi’s dark operatic thriller, given by Teatro Regio of Turin.
Edinburgh International Festival:  I Fagiolini

Edinburgh International Festival: I Fagiolini

19 August 2017
I Fagiolini expands to take in a period instrument ensemble for an unveiling of Monteverdi's 'other' Vespers.
Edinburgh International Festival: Project REBEL

Edinburgh International Festival: Project REBEL

19 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Hip-hop dance superstars Boy Blue Entertainment bring a bold dance show to Castlebrae Community High School.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

19 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Former Prime Minister and global cabaret superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho will be hosting a club night!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Joshua Bell & Dénes Várjon

Edinburgh International Festival: Joshua Bell & Dénes Várjon

21 August 2017
Joshua Bell is joined by pianist Dénes Várjon for the recital of work by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Grieg.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Real Magic

Edinburgh International Festival: Real Magic

22 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Real Magic takes you on a hallucinatory journey, in a performance about struggle, optimism and the desire for change.
Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 1

22 August 2017
Iestyn Davies comes together with The Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr for a special concert.
Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

22 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
In this brand new collaboration, Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales give voice to the ghosts of Room 29 at the Château M
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

23 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Trio Zimmermann

Edinburgh International Festival: Trio Zimmermann

23 August 2017
Trio Zimmermann returns with one of the true monuments of classical music – Bach’s mighty Goldberg Variations.
Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

23 August 2017
Join Alfred Brendel as he talks about musical matters at the King's Theatre!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Iestyn Davies sings Bach 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Iestyn Davies sings Bach 2

24 August 2017
Iestyn Davies comes together with The Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr for a second special concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  La bohème

Edinburgh International Festival: La bohème

25 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
La bohème is a sumptuous, visually magnificent new production direct from the Teatro Regio, Turin.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Venera Gimadieva & Pavel Nebolsin

Edinburgh International Festival: Venera Gimadieva & Pavel Nebolsin

25 August 2017
Venera Gimadieva and pianist Pavel Nebolsin present a dazzling recital of songs.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Magnetic Fields: 50 Song Memoir

Edinburgh International Festival: The Magnetic Fields: 50 Song Memoir

25 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
A magical mystery tour through Stephen Merritt’s life to celebrate his 50th birthday.
Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

25 August 2017
Are you sitting comfortably??? Get ready to enjoy Story Time with Jenny and Usborne Books.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Club Nights

26 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Former Prime Minister and global cabaret superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho will be hosting a club night!
McGregor V Mayweather

McGregor V Mayweather

26 August 2017
Book a table at The Golf Tavern and watch all the live action from the fight of the year, McGregor v Mayweather!
Edinburgh International Festival: Letters Live

Edinburgh International Festival: Letters Live

27 August 2017
Letters Live has been moving audiences to both laughter and tears since 2013, see it at the King's Theatre.
NYOS Camerata with Comedian Vikki Stone

NYOS Camerata with Comedian Vikki Stone

27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Comedian/composer Vikki Stone performs her new orchestral work Concerto for Comedian and Orchestra with NYOS Camerata.
Introduction to Fundraising

Introduction to Fundraising

29 August 2017
This Introduction to Fundraising course is being held by TCV Scotland on 29th August.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

30 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.