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What's on in Edinburgh
Welcome to What's on Edinburgh, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Edinburgh taking place throughout the year. From the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions, we keep you up to date daily!
30th Mar 2020 - 10th Apr 2020
Stimulate those 'little grey cells' while self-isolating at home by taking part in Whodunnit Events' brand new interactive online Murder Mystery... 'Murder of a Music Mogul!'
Featured events in Edinburgh
There are thousands of events in Edinburgh every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!
13th April 2020 Henricks Bar, Edinburgh South
Join us at Henrick’s Bar once a month as we delve into the history and evolution of a different and much-loved gin, perhaps uncovering the odd untold anecdote or family secret along the way!
24th Apr 2020 - 26th Apr 2020 Edinburgh Playhouse, Edinburgh New Town
Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show comes to Edinburgh Playhouse in April 2020, immersing you in the extraordinary and elemental power of its music and dance!
6th February 2021 Usher Hall, Edinburgh West
The music of Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit will be celebrated in a special orchestral concert at the Usher Hall on Saturday 6th February.
5th Dec 2019 - 18th Apr 2020 Edinburgh Playhouse, Edinburgh New Town
The story of THE LION KING is miraculously brought to life using masks, puppets and striking costumes to tell the story of young Simba's epic adventures.
Festivals in Edinburgh
From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Edinburgh!
5th Apr 2020 - 5th Apr 2020
Back in Edinburgh with a new venue for 2020, 'bonbon' - The Sweet Treats Festival, brought to you by Events With Moxie, returns to satisfy Scotland's sweet tooth by celebrating all things sweet!
2nd April 2020 The Georgian House, Edinburgh New Town
Join RBBM Learning Manager Chris Waddell as he looks at some of the species Burns mentions in his poetry and examines the Scots language he uses to describe them.
29th March 2020 The Grand Synagogue, Edinburgh South
Enjoy a magical evening of Opera Classics with professional singers and orchestra, directed by Susannah Wapshott at The Grand Synagogue on Sunday 29th March!
9th April 2020 Usher Hall, Edinburgh West
The National Youth Orchestras of Scotland is delighted to continue it's partnership with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and welcomes Conductor Christian Kluxen to the podium at The Usher Hall.
30th Mar 2020 - 30th Apr 2020
McGowan's Black-Belt Academy in Hamilton are taking their martial arts school online with a selection of daily workouts and live classes for all the family to enjoy!
17th Apr 2020 - 22nd Apr 2020 Edinburgh College of Art, Online Event
Get ready for painting, sculpture, video, installation and much more. Join us for the Edinburgh College of Art's second year multimedia exhibition that comes to you!