Events in Edinburgh on 28 April 2020

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 28 April 2020 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

6 Week Dressmaking Course

6 Week Dressmaking Course

28th April 2020
Make a beautiful made-to-measure jacket, dress, skirt, trousers or waistcoat with The Edinburgh Sewcial Club's 6 week evening dressmaking class! Read more
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

28th April 2020
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice! Read more
Canal Challenge

Canal Challenge

28th March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Online Event
Scottish Canals are challenging you to virtually walk the distance of one or all of their canals during lockdown! Read more
Carla Borel: Homme Libre

Carla Borel: Homme Libre

11th February 2020 - 30th May 2020
The latest exhibition at Edinburgh’s art restaurant, Le Roi Fou is ‘Homme Libre’ presenting striking and intimate male portraits by Paris-born photographer Carla Borel. Read more
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

2nd January 2020 - 30th April 2020
Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route. Read more
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

14th June 2019 - 31st October 2020
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
Dita Von Teese

Dita Von Teese

28th April 2020
The ever-dazzling International Queen of Burlesque, Dita Von Teese, is returning to Edinburgh Playhouse with 'Glamonatrix', her most lavish show yet, on Tuesday 28 April 2020. Read more
MBA Online - Martial Arts At Home

MBA Online - Martial Arts At Home

30th March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Online Event
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! Read more
Online Fitness and Yoga Classes

Online Fitness and Yoga Classes

31st March 2020 - 30th June 2020
Heat Fitness is offering live online fitness and yoga classes everyday, 7 days a week, using Zoom. Read more
Online Fitness Classes with Jacquie Robertson

Online Fitness Classes with Jacquie Robertson

30th March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Online Event
Join Jacquie Robertson online each week for live Pilates, HIIT Classes, Toning Classes and Barre Classes! Read more
Psychedelica Geometrica

Psychedelica Geometrica

16th March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Stockbridge and Canonmills
An exhibition of psychedelic UV Reactive paintings by Paul Togneri is taking place from 16th March in Stockbridge. Read more
R-CADE Live: Let’s Play Switch

R-CADE Live: Let’s Play Switch

28th April 2020
Online Event
Join Androo from R-CADE every Tuesday for some laidback Nintendo Switch gameplay! Read more
Rory and the island

Rory and the island

12th March 2020 - 1st January 2021
Come along to the Wildcat Bar, Edinburgh and enjoy live music from Donegal singer/songwriter Rory Gallagher, who is now resident musician 4 nights a week! Read more
Rubber Chicken Theatre - Remote Access Activties

Rubber Chicken Theatre - Remote Access Activties

28th March 2020 - 29th May 2020
Online Event
Rubber Chicken Theatre is hosting online daily performing arts based challenges and activties and it's suitable for all ages! Read more
Scotland from the Sky: Part 2

Scotland from the Sky: Part 2

18th April 2020 - 28th June 2020
Discover Scotland's stunning landscapes from a breath-taking new perspective as Scotland from the Sky: Part 2 comes to Blackness Castle! Read more
Storytime at Mimi’s Bakehouse

Storytime at Mimi’s Bakehouse

14th January 2020 - 29th December 2020
Bring your little one along to Mimi's Bakehouse, Leith on Tuesdays and enjoy a story, songs and themed activities for children aged 0-5 years! Read more
Thumble Tumble Live

Thumble Tumble Live

31st March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Online Event
If you're looking for some fun filled interactive reading sessions please join author, A H Proctor live on YouTube every weekday for some magical story telling! Read more
Virtual Birthday Party

Virtual Birthday Party

28th March 2020 - 1st June 2020
Online Event
The Song & Dance Factory are bringing the magic of their parties into homes across the country with the launch of their Virtual Birthday Parties! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Busby Flower Club Monthly Meeting

Busby Flower Club Monthly Meeting

28th April 2020
Busby Flower Club meets once a month in Greenbank Church, Clarkston new members always welcome!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

13th January 2020 - 13th December 2020
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

28th April 2020
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Funny Girl

Funny Girl

28th April 2020 - 2nd May 2020
The hit musical Funny Girl, based on the life and career of Broadway star, film actress and comedienne Fanny Brice is coming to Eastwood Park Theatre courtesy of Eastwood Entertainers!
Macmillan East Ren Move More

Macmillan East Ren Move More

9th July 2019 - 1st February 2021
Move More is a programme of physical activity, advice and support for people at all stages of the cancer journey, contact the Macmillan East Ren team and find out how to get involved.
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Blether and a Brew

Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Blether and a Brew

28th April 2020
Join Mearns Kirk Helping Hands every other Tuesday for 'Blether and a Brew' featuring plenty of tea, coffee, sweet treats and good company!
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Tai Chi Classes

Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Tai Chi Classes

13th January 2020 - 4th May 2020
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands run pay as you go, fun and friendly Tai Chi Classes on Monday mornings at Mearns Kirk Halls!
Share a Song and Sing Along

Share a Song and Sing Along

28th April 2020
Enjoy a good old sing-along and ‘gie it laldy’ at Share a Song and Sing Along at Giffnock or Barrhead Foundry Library!
Talking Points

Talking Points

28th April 2020
Come along to your local Talking Points event and get information, support and advice about adult health, wellbeing and local community activities!
The Market Place Barrhead: Affected By Cancer - Art & Craft Sessions

The Market Place Barrhead: Affected By Cancer - Art & Craft Sessions

11th March 2020 - 16th December 2020
Come along to The Market Place Barrhead on Wednesdays for some fun Art and Craft Sessions hosted by Affected By Cancer.
The Market Place Barrhead: Book Folding Club

The Market Place Barrhead: Book Folding Club

28th April 2020
Come along and learn the basics of book folding at these free workshops in The Market Place, Barrhead!
The Market Place Barrhead: Craft Club

The Market Place Barrhead: Craft Club

28th April 2020
Come along and get creative at The Market Place Barrhead's Craft Club, it's fun for all ages and completely free!
The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Stitch

The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Stitch

28th April 2020
Do you knit, crochet or stitch or would you like to learn how? The Market Place Barrhead welcome people of all abilities to join them for their weekly Knit'n' Stitch groups!
The Market Place Barrhead: Sewing Circle

The Market Place Barrhead: Sewing Circle

28th April 2020
Whether you’re an expert or just trying it for the first time, come along and join in at The Market Place Barrhead's regular Sewing Circle!
The Market Place Barrhead: Tuesday Night Club

The Market Place Barrhead: Tuesday Night Club

28th April 2020
Come and join us at The Market Place Barrhead for our Tuesday Night Club... an open conversation on the subject of mental wellbeing!
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Adult Craft Club

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Adult Craft Club

28th April 2020
Bring along your own project or be inspired to start something new at The Market Place Newton Mearns' Adult Craft Club!
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Bridge Club

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Bridge Club

28th April 2020
Sit back, relax and have a fun afternoon at The Market Place Newton Mearns' weekly Bridge Club!
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

28th April 2020
Bring along your own project or be inspired to start something new at The Market Place Newton Mearns' Crochet Group!
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Money Advice & Rights Drop-in

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Money Advice & Rights Drop-in

28th April 2020
The Money Advice and Rights Team (MART) provides free, expert and confidential advice, regularly on Tuesdays at The Market Place Newton Mearns.
Walking Football

Walking Football

28th April 2020
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!

Events in Fife

Sea Change Exhibition

Sea Change Exhibition

24th January 2020 - 21st June 2020
The Scottish Fisheries Museum looks to the future to explore what the seas, and the fishing industry, will be like 50 years from now in this exhibition!
Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition

Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition

3rd March 2020 - 26th July 2020
This annual photography exhibition will run throughout the spring, with each photographer having exclusive use of the space for two weeks in Shieldbank Coffee Shop!

Events in Glasgow

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season - POSTPONED

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season - POSTPONED

28th April 2020
A Play, A Pie and A Pint are ushering in the new decade with 20 new plays... serving up a dazzling array of comedy, drama, music and more!
Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

28th April 2020
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Carol Rhodes: See the World - POSTPONED

Carol Rhodes: See the World - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 25th May 2020
This first posthumous solo exhibition focuses on Carol Rhodes' rarely exhibited drawings alongside key paintings and invites close examination of her artistic processes and preoccupations.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Riverside Museum

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Riverside Museum

7th March 2020 - 28th May 2020
An original reconstructed Chitty Chitty Bang Bang car will be on display at the Riverside Museum until May 28th!
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Dementia Friendly Knitting Group

Dementia Friendly Knitting Group

28th April 2020
Glasgow's Golden Generation is running a 'Crochet, Knitting and Nattering Group' at The Sweet Tart on Pollokshaws Road every Thusday at 10am!
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!
Evanescence & Within Temptation - POSTPONED

Evanescence & Within Temptation - POSTPONED

28th April 2020
Due to phenomenal demand Within Temptation and Evanescence have added three more dates to the UK leg of their World's Collide tour including a night at The SSE Hydro on April 28th!
France-Lise McGurn: Aloud - POSTPONED

France-Lise McGurn: Aloud - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 25th May 2020
France-Lise McGurn's newly commissioned installation, as part of Glasgow International, draws on her experiences of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.
Glasgow International - POSTPONED

Glasgow International - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 10th May 2020
Glasgow International is the largest festival for contemporary visual art in Scotland, with over 60 admission free exhibitions, performances and events taking place over 18 days across Glasgow!
Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme - POSTPONED

Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 4th October 2020
Canadian artist Nep Sidhu brings his first solo exhibition in Europe to GoMA Glasgow as part of the Glasgow International 2020 Director's Programme!
Glasgow Literary Lounge: Are We Dancing? Salsa with Roisin MacFarlane

Glasgow Literary Lounge: Are We Dancing? Salsa with Roisin MacFarlane

28th April 2020
Join Glasgow Literary Lounge, a showcase of literary arts & culture, for their next event on Tuesday 28th April, Are We Dancing? Salsa with Roisin MacFarlane!
GoMA Talks & Tours

GoMA Talks & Tours

1st March 2020 - 31st August 2020
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Govanhill BabyCafe

Govanhill BabyCafe

28th April 2020
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Govanhill BabyCafe.
Hand Embroidery Class - CANCELLED

Hand Embroidery Class - CANCELLED

28th April 2020
Looking for a craft to make you feel ZEN and happy and creative, without having to set up the sewing machine? This hand embroidery class with Sew Confident is for you!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

28th April 2020
Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

28th April 2020
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Katie Watchorn: Solo Exhibition

Katie Watchorn: Solo Exhibition

24th April 2020 - 21st June 2020
As part of Glasgow International 2020 Studio Pavilion will be presenting an exhibition of new work by Irish artist Katie Watchorn.
Lauren Benson Photographs

Lauren Benson Photographs

11th March 2020 - 30th April 2020
Don't miss an exhibition of images from one of the up and coming young Scottish photographers, Lauren Benson on display at Hug Cafe!
Mindful Snacking by For the Love of Lemons

Mindful Snacking by For the Love of Lemons

28th April 2020
This Mindful Snacking workshop at Soul Food Kitchen is filled with positive snack ideas, encouraging you to eat with attention and to be present in the moment.
Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

28th April 2020
Join the Southside Sessions from 8.30pm every Tuesday for their Open Mic Night at The Corona Bar & Kitchen!
Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical

28th April 2020 - 2nd May 2020
The iconic musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert is going on tour! Catch it at the King's Theatre Glasgow in Spring 2020!
Re Use It: Free Upcycling Workshops

Re Use It: Free Upcycling Workshops

28th April 2020
Re Use It is a series of free upcycling workshops which are coming soon to St. Peter's Church Hall, Partick!
Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

7th September 2019 - 6th September 2020
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland offer a selection of over 80 weekly and short study courses for children, young people and adults... never too early, never too late!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

28th April 2020
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
TASTE!

TASTE!

18th February 2020 - 31st August 2020
TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive!
Traditional Music Session

Traditional Music Session

28th April 2020
Come along to Sweeneys on the Park on Tuesday evenings and enjoy the talented musicians playing Traditional Irish and Scottish tunes!
Uncle Baji’s Pub Quiz

Uncle Baji’s Pub Quiz

28th April 2020
Bring your pals and have a go at one of the hardest pub quizzes the fine city of Glasgow has to offer... Uncle Baji's Pub Quiz at Taphouse Bar & Kitchen!
Ventoux - POSTPONED

Ventoux - POSTPONED

28th April 2020
Ventoux at the Tron Theatre is a restaging of the epic rivalry between Lance Armstrong and Marco Pantani on the fearsome Mont Ventoux in the 2000 Tour de France!

Events in Lanarkshire

Baby Bakers

Baby Bakers

28th April 2020
Bring along your budding bakers to make, bake and create at Chatelherault's regular 'Baby Bakers' sessions!
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

28th April 2020
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Tuesday & Saturday!
Holistic Treatments - Massage & Reiki

Holistic Treatments - Massage & Reiki

28th April 2020
The Health & Wellness Hub bring weekly holistic treatments, including massage and reiki, to several community venues around Lanarkshire!
Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

25th January 2020 - 26th July 2020
Pupils from S2 and S3 from three South Lanarkshire Secondary Schools have created a thought provoking and powerful exhibition to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Tenement Through Time

Tenement Through Time

27th March 2020 - 31st December 2020
Tenement Through Time is a new, innovative and interactive exhibition which explores tenement life in New Lanark between 1881-1971!
The Adams Family Musical

The Adams Family Musical

28th April 2020
Encore Star Academy‎ bring their production of The Adams Family Musical to East Kilbride Village Theatre on Tuesday 28th April!
The Health and Wellness Hub Yoga Classes

The Health and Wellness Hub Yoga Classes

28th April 2020
The Health and Wellness Hub run a range of classes at their venue in Motherwell, join them on Tuesday evenings for their Yoga class!
The Path to Bluebell Wood - POSTPONED

The Path to Bluebell Wood - POSTPONED

10th April 2020 - 7th June 2020
The Path to Bluebell Wood at Biggar and Upper Clydesdale Museum tells the personal journey of Ivy Wallace, author of the 'Pookie' and 'The Animal Shelf' series of children's books.

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

28th April 2020
Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

28th April 2020
Active Communities run a series of walking groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
An Evening with River City actors Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher & Jordan Young

An Evening with River City actors Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher & Jordan Young

26th April 2020 - 26th May 2020
Don't miss an evening with River City stars Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher and Jordan Young at the Normandy Hotel, Renfrew on Sunday 26th April!
Crazy Ducks Treasure Hunt - CANCELLED

Crazy Ducks Treasure Hunt - CANCELLED

20th April 2020 - 30th April 2020
Explorer the woodland trail and search for the hidden clues on RSPB Lochwinnoch's Crazy Ducks treasure Hunt!
Creative Café

Creative Café

28th April 2020
Kairos Women's Space is a second home for women and non-binary people in Renfrewshire and beyond, every Tuesday they host their Creative Café drop in!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

28th April 2020
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

28th April 2020
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
Worn

Worn

28th April 2020
Worn, at Paisley Arts Centre, is an exquisite and emotive new dance production, exploring how the body is affected by time and space!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

17th February 2020 - 31st August 2020
This exhibition showcases a selection of the photographs taken during Alan Dimmick’s residency at Stirling University.
Katie’s Cradle April Photo Shoot with Horses - CANCELLED

Katie’s Cradle April Photo Shoot with Horses - CANCELLED

1st April 2020 - 30th April 2020
Katie’s Cradle will be opening their charity for the month of April to allow an amazing photo opportunity, perfect for individuals, couples, families, and any groups.
Pilates Delivered in a Mindful Way: Tuesday Class

Pilates Delivered in a Mindful Way: Tuesday Class

28th April 2020
Come along and join a very friendly pilates class on Tuesdays at the Allan Centre, Bridge of Allan!
Relaxed Events: Hannah Rarity and Luc McNally

Relaxed Events: Hannah Rarity and Luc McNally

28th April 2020
Join the wonderful folk duo Hannah Rarity and Luc McNally who will present a programme of Scottish music.
Remembering Empire

Remembering Empire

21st November 2019 - 1st October 2020
Are you interested in recent history? Researchers in French studies at the University of Stirling have launched a new free online course called ‘Remembering Empire' and it's open to everyone.

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Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show - CANCELLED
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!
It’s Still Happening - VIRTUAL Exhibition Launch
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!
Canal Challenge
Scottish Canals are challenging you to virtually walk the distance of one or all of their canals during lockdown!
Thumble Tumble Live
If you're looking for some fun filled interactive reading sessions please join author, A H Proctor live on YouTube every weekday for some magical story telling!
Strictly Come Dancing The Professionals
Dust off your dancing shoes as Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals returns to Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2020!

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