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.
For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition

For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition

09 November 2017 - 30 March 2018
Edinburgh South
For Queen and Country: Nursing, Trauma and War exhibition tells the story of nursing during wartime - from the 19th to the 21st century.
Autumn Tests

Autumn Tests

11 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
The Golf Tavern will be showing all the live action from Scotland’s hugely anticipated Autumn Tests in November.
Scottish Opera: La traviata

Scottish Opera: La traviata

15 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
Passionate, flamboyant, gripping; La traviata is not to be missed when it comes to the Festival Theatre in November!
Edinburgh Gang Show

Edinburgh Gang Show

21 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
The Edinburgh Gang Show returns to the King’s Theatre for another spectacular week from 21st November.
The Crucible

The Crucible

22 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
Leitheatre present Arthur Miller's classic, the Crucible with a modern twist, at Church Hill Theatre in November.
Massaoke Club La La - Battle of the Hits

Massaoke Club La La - Battle of the Hits

24 November 2017
Get ready to release your inner Rock Goddess and Pop God this month at Massaoke Club La La as it's MASSAOKE BATTLE NIGHT where YOU CHOOSE every song we play!
Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

Storytime at Charwood with Jenny & Usborne Books

24 November 2017
Are you sitting comfortably??? Get ready to enjoy Story Time with Jenny and Usborne Books.
Adam Holmes & The Embers + Rachel Sermanni

Adam Holmes & The Embers + Rachel Sermanni

25 November 2017
See Adam Holmes and The Embers and Rachel Sermanni for a one-night only show at The Pleasance Theatre, November 25th!
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

25 November 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Edinburgh Steiner School Christmas Market

Edinburgh Steiner School Christmas Market

25 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Bring the magic back to Christmas when the Edinburgh Steiner School Christmas Market returns on 25th November.
Intro to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting)

Intro to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting)

25 November 2017
ASCUS Lab is holding an Introduction to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting) workshop on 25th November.
Margaret Cho Fresh of the Bloat

Margaret Cho Fresh of the Bloat

25 November 2017
American stand-up comedian Margaret Cho brings her new show to the Queen's Hall on November 25th. Don't miss it!!
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

26 November 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
The Colinton & Merchiston Choir, Edinburgh - A Concert of Traditional Music

The Colinton & Merchiston Choir, Edinburgh - A Concert of Traditional Music

26 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Come along a Winter Concert presented by The Colinton & Merchiston Choir on 26th November at Merchiston Castle School.
Legally Blonde The Musical

Legally Blonde The Musical

27 November 2017 - 02 December 2017
Catch Legally Blonde The Musical at the Festival Theatre from 27th November.
Practical Mental Health Techniques to Support People in the Outdoors

Practical Mental Health Techniques to Support People in the Outdoors

27 November 2017
Practical Mental Health Techniques to Support People in the Outdoors - a 1 day course run by TCV Scotland.
EUSOG Presents: Oliver!

EUSOG Presents: Oliver!

28 November 2017 - 02 December 2017
EUSOG is proud to present their 2017 November show, Oliver! The Musical at Pleasance Theatre.
Hunger Pains : Foodbank Britain with Kayleigh Garthwaite

Hunger Pains : Foodbank Britain with Kayleigh Garthwaite

28 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Join us for a challenging, informative and ultimately empowering exploration of the human impact of austerity - and what we can and should be doing about it.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

28 November 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
#2050StartsNow - Zine Making Workshop

#2050StartsNow - Zine Making Workshop

29 November 2017
Book Week Scotland: If you are a young, creative individual interested in creating a zine around sustainability issues, come along, have a drink & get crafty with like-minded people.
Butchering Art: Lindsey Fitzharris & the origins of modern medicine

Butchering Art: Lindsey Fitzharris & the origins of modern medicine

29 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Expect a candlelit adventure into our gruesome past as historian Lindsey Fitzharris recreates the turning point in the history of medicine.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

29 November 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
faUSt

faUSt

29 November 2017
NEHH presents 'faUSt',the legendary fathers of Krautrock, at Summerhall, Edinburgh on Wednesday 29th November!
Scenes from the Pentlands: An exhibition of the art of Edwin G Lucas

Scenes from the Pentlands: An exhibition of the art of Edwin G Lucas

29 November 2017 - 02 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: The focus of this exhibition will be Edwin G Lucas’ views of the Pentland Hills and the Water of Leith.
The Long Drop

The Long Drop

29 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Denise Mina will be speaking about her book, The Long Drop, an extraordinarily unsettling, evocative and compelling novel based on true events.
Unspeakable: A Local Tale of Blasphemy With Dilys Rose

Unspeakable: A Local Tale of Blasphemy With Dilys Rose

29 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Join us at the Amnesty Bookshop in Marchmont where Dilys Rose will be helping us to toast our first birthday, by delving into the local history of freedom of expression.
An audience with Sara Sheridan, Historical Novelist

An audience with Sara Sheridan, Historical Novelist

30 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Enjoy an evening with Sara Sheridan, an Edinburgh-based historical novelist who writes two different kinds of books.
Bearfoot Comedy Club

Bearfoot Comedy Club

30 November 2017
Bearfoot Comedy Club brings you another comedy extravaganza on Thursday 30th November at The Merlin Roadhouse.
Isaac Rosenberg: Writing a Family Memoir - Small Details, Big Life

Isaac Rosenberg: Writing a Family Memoir - Small Details, Big Life

30 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Come and be inspired to reflect on the beauty of important experiences in our lives.
Professor Roger Crofts: A Taste of Iceland

Professor Roger Crofts: A Taste of Iceland

30 November 2017
Royal Scottish Geographical Society - Professor Roger Crofts delves deep into the geography, history and culture of Iceland in this talk.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra at The Queen’s Hall

Scottish Chamber Orchestra at The Queen’s Hall

30 November 2017
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra explore a wide range of repertoire with their upcoming concerts at The Queen's Hall.
Simmerdim Sing!  A cappella in Colinton Library

Simmerdim Sing! A cappella in Colinton Library

30 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: The Simmerdim a cappella trio will sing mostly original arrangements of an eclectic mix of songs from all over the world.
Soul Food Café: Loki’s Poverty Safari

Soul Food Café: Loki’s Poverty Safari

30 November 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Join Darren McGarvey, aka Scottish rapper Loki on a Poverty Safari to explore the anger of Britain's Underclass.
Clairvoyance Evening in Edinburgh with David Traynor

Clairvoyance Evening in Edinburgh with David Traynor

01 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Come and see the entertaining world of Spirit Medium David Traynor as he connects the audience with their loved ones in Spirit.
Soul Food Café: Kate & Kevin discuss books & baking with Streetreads

Soul Food Café: Kate & Kevin discuss books & baking with Streetreads

01 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Book Week Scotland: Soul Food Café: Kate Young & Kevin MacNeil talk books and food at the Lighthouse.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

02 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Cinderella

Cinderella

02 December 2017 - 21 January 2018
Edinburgh panto legends Allan Stewart, Andy Gray & Grant Stott star in Cinderella at the King's Theatre!
Dance Base Christmas Show

Dance Base Christmas Show

02 December 2017 - 03 December 2017
Kick-start your festive season as Dance Base class participants get you in the Christmas spirit at The Queen's Hall!
Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus: Celebrating 10 Years of the EGMC!

Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus: Celebrating 10 Years of the EGMC!

02 December 2017
Join the Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus on 2nd December as they celebrate ten years with a tenth anniversary concert!
Intro to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting)

Intro to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting)

02 December 2017
ASCUS Lab is holding an Introduction to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting) workshop on 2nd December.
Plant Trees at Scotland’s First World War Centenary Wood

Plant Trees at Scotland’s First World War Centenary Wood

02 December 2017
Edinburgh South
Help plant trees at Scotland's First World War Centenary Wood on 2nd December at Dreghorn Woods, Edinburgh.
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

02 December 2017
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
Thistle Christmas Fair

Thistle Christmas Fair

02 December 2017
Edinburgh South
The Thistle Foundation invite you to their very first Christmas Fair, an event full of Christmas cheer, on Saturday 2nd December.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

03 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

05 December 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

06 December 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

07 December 2017
Come along and join Boogie Beat for some Christmas Party fun on Saturday 9th December at the Leaf & Bean Cafe!
Emily Smith: Songs For Christmas

Emily Smith: Songs For Christmas

08 December 2017
Folk singer Emily Smith presents her annual Christmas show ‘Songs For Christmas’ with special guest Barbara Dickson.
Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

09 December 2017
Come along and join Boogie Beat for some Christmas Party fun on Saturday 9th December at the Leaf & Bean Cafe!
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

09 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
The Nutcracker - Scottish Ballet

The Nutcracker - Scottish Ballet

09 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
Christmas 2017 sees the return to the Festival Theatre of Scottish Ballet’s much-loved production of The Nutcracker.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

10 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

11 December 2017
Come along and join Boogie Beat for some Christmas Party fun on Saturday 9th December at the Leaf & Bean Cafe!
Sparkling Movie Night

Sparkling Movie Night

12 December 2017
Enjoy a sparkling movie night on 12th December and help raise funds for QCCC and The Open Door in Morningside.
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

12 December 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

13 December 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
Scottish Chamber Orchestra at The Queen’s Hall

Scottish Chamber Orchestra at The Queen’s Hall

14 December 2017
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra explore a wide range of repertoire with their upcoming concerts at The Queen's Hall.
Jack & The Beanstalk

Jack & The Beanstalk

15 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Edinburgh People’s Theatre presents Jack & The Beanstalk the Pantomime at Church Hill Theatre 15th-23rd December.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

16 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

17 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

Boogie Beat Christmas Party at Leaf & Bean Cafe

18 December 2017
Come along and join Boogie Beat for some Christmas Party fun on Saturday 9th December at the Leaf & Bean Cafe!
The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

19 December 2017
Come and experience Scottish dance the way its meant to be every Tuesday at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

20 December 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
Phil Cunningham’s Christmas Songbook

Phil Cunningham’s Christmas Songbook

21 December 2017 - 22 December 2017
Don't miss Phil Cunningham’s Christmas Songbook, a well-loved fixture in The Queen's Hall seasonal calendar.
Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

Cameron Toll Lights Up Christmas with New Santa’s Grotto

23 December 2017
Visit Santa for free at Cameron Toll and help raise money for the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity.
Afore the Bells: Hogmanay at The Queen’s Hall

Afore the Bells: Hogmanay at The Queen’s Hall

31 December 2017
To ring in 2018, The Queen’s Hall is again hosting a truly traditional Scottish Hogmanay party.
Hogmanay at The Golf Tavern

Hogmanay at The Golf Tavern

31 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
Bring in the New Year in style with a perfect view of the fireworks from the Meadows + live music at The Golf Tavern.