Events in Edinburgh on 02 April 2021

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 02 April 2021 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

A Poisonous Method Part 3: Acid

A Poisonous Method Part 3: Acid

29th March 2021 - 5th April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Join Surgeons Hall Museum Curator for the last of three talks exploring why poison was the Victorian murder weapon of choice. Part three Acid!
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Adjust / Adapt

Adjust / Adapt

27th March 2021 - 24th April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

This exhibition explores how our homes and outdoor spaces are working harder for occupants; as multigenerational sanctuaries, workspaces, classrooms, fitness and entertainment settings.
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Air and Space Exhibition

Air and Space Exhibition

28th February 2021 - 31st December 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Air and Space is an online exhibition of recent paintings from artist Jill Ashforth featuring the beautiful collection Air and Space and her lyrical video poem Joy with the music of Max Richter.
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Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s - SUSPENDED

Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s - SUSPENDED

12th September 2020 - 6th June 2021

The 1920s was a period of contrasts and this exhibition explores the styles, ideas and events that shaped Scottish art during this influential decade.
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Conifox Egg Hunt

Conifox Egg Hunt

2nd April 2021 - 18th April 2021

Conifox Adventure Park are egg-cited to confirm their annual Easter egg hunt is set to take place between 2nd -18th April.
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Digital Champions: Coolest Projects

Digital Champions: Coolest Projects

Selected dates between 29th January 2021 - 25th June 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Heart of Midlothian FC's Innovation Centre presents Digital Champions: Coolest Projects for girls and boys in S1-S6 every Friday during term time.
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Easter Experience

Easter Experience

20th March 2021 - 18th April 2021
National Event

After the success of their Santa & Elf Experience, M&K Imaginarium are back and getting ready for Easter with their fun-filled home visits!
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Going Out | Going In - Audio Performance by Laura Fisher

Going Out | Going In - Audio Performance by Laura Fisher

26th February 2021 - 25th May 2021
National Event

Put on your headphones and take a journey through your local area with GOING OUT | GOING IN, an audio performance by Laura Fisher as part of the Out of Place festival!
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High Street Tweak - Co-creation Workshops 1 and 2

High Street Tweak - Co-creation Workshops 1 and 2

1st April 2021 - 2nd April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

High Street Tweak wants your help to develop ideas for tweaks that can be made in Dalkeith and Gorgie Dalry that helps make the high streets more successful and liveable places.
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Jock McFadyen Goes to the Pictures - SUSPENDED

Jock McFadyen Goes to the Pictures - SUSPENDED

14th November 2020 - 11th April 2021

Timed to mark his 70th birthday, this major exhibition by contemporary artist Jock McFadyen displays new and existing paintings, alongside works from City Art Centre’s collection of Scottish art.
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Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

23rd April 2020 - 3rd April 2021
Online Event

Come and join us at Stirling Distillery as our team take you on a virtual tour and tasting from the comfort of your own home!
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Playtime with Ernst Reijseger

Playtime with Ernst Reijseger

2nd April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Cellist & composer Ernst Reijseger is joined by the Playtime Quartet for this special remote livestream on 2nd April.
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Simpson’s Poetry Competition

Simpson’s Poetry Competition

1st April 2021 - 30th April 2021

This month Surgeons’ Hall Museums new education mascot Simpson the Bear is looking for witty poems and revolting rhymes. For ages 12 and under.
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The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Edinburgh Old Town

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!
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Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

1st August 2020 - 16th May 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Traverse is delighted to present brand new, specially created, pieces from nine Young Writers online, with performers filming in their own homes under lockdown conditions.
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Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

1st April 2021 - 31st December 2021

Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!
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Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021
Online Event

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.
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Zoomtunes - Free singing classes for children P3 & P4

Zoomtunes - Free singing classes for children P3 & P4

Selected dates between 12th February 2021 - 2nd April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Celebrate the start of the weekend with Zoomtunes, half an hour of fun and frolics led by expert singing teacher Libby Crabtree!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Christian Aid Clarkston Art Show

Christian Aid Clarkston Art Show

1st April 2021 - 30th April 2021

Hundreds of original works of art will be on display virtually during April as part of the annual Christian Aid Clarkston Art Show!

Find out about Christian Aid Clarkston Art Show on What's On East Renfrewshire
Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza

2nd April 2021

Join Totnosh online on Friday 2nd April and make some delicious Easter treats with your little chefs!

Find out about Easter Eggstravaganza on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Mcdougalls Big Splash!

The Mcdougalls Big Splash!

2nd April 2021 - 10th April 2021

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The Mcdougalls, return with a brand new virtual musical show for all the family!

Find out about The Mcdougalls Big Splash! on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Art-tastic

Art-tastic

19th December 2020 - 10th April 2021

Come along to our colourful and entertaining family-friendly online exhibition to explore the stories hidden within some of our fantastic paintings.

Find out about Art-tastic on What's On Fife
Artisan Fridays Market

Artisan Fridays Market

Selected dates between 19th February 2021 - 24th December 2021

Artisan Fridays is a weekly hot & cold food market, held every Friday on Kirkcaldy High Street!

Find out about Artisan Fridays Market on What's On Fife
By the Seaside: Heritage, Healing and New Horizons

By the Seaside: Heritage, Healing and New Horizons

20th March 2021 - 20th June 2021

This innovative exhibition on blue space at the Scottish Fisheries Museum is curated by Museum and Gallery Studies MLitt students.

Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers - CANCELLED

Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers - CANCELLED

14th November 2020 - 10th April 2021

Let us take you on an epic adventure! Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers to discover exotic lands and fantastic voyages through our hands-on, family friendly exhibition!

Find out about Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers - CANCELLED on What's On Fife
YMTS: Spamalot - CANCELLED

YMTS: Spamalot - CANCELLED

2nd April 2021 - 3rd April 2021

Youth Music Theatre Scotland presents this adaptation of Monty Python's Spamalot, retelling the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.

Find out about YMTS: Spamalot - CANCELLED on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

A New Hope

A New Hope

2nd April 2021 - 5th April 2021

Interactive floral installation, A New Hope, will take place at Govan & Linthouse Parish Church over the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend!

Find out about A New Hope on What's On Glasgow
Bad Hombres - POSTPONED

Bad Hombres - POSTPONED

2nd April 2021

Bad Hombres will throw one last party at Glasgow's King Tut's on Friday the 2nd of April 2021!

Find out about Bad Hombres - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Selected dates between 5th January 2021 - 31st December 2021

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the twice weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!

Find out about Bridgeton Cross Retail Market on What's On Glasgow
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2021

Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Find out about Curious About Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

19th December 2020 - 31st December 2021

Flair Gymnastics Club have just opened a new facility within The Pitches in the Southside of Glasgow and have a range of new classes available for kids 5+!

Find out about Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Distillery Easter Tasting with Perfectly Paired Hand-crafted Chocolates

Glasgow Distillery Easter Tasting with Perfectly Paired Hand-crafted Chocolates

Selected dates between 2nd April 2021 - 4th April 2021

Join The Glasgow Distillery on Good Friday or Easter Sunday for an exciting Easter Special Virtual Whisky Tasting paired with hand-crafted chocolates from Sugarsnap Chocolates!

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2021 - 31st December 2021

Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!

Find out about Good Move Glasgow Health Walks on What's On Glasgow
Hug

Hug

5th March 2021 - 5th April 2021

Hug is the final film in the #DontStopTheFlames film series created by Tricky Hat and The Flames!

Find out about Hug on What's On Glasgow
International Street Photography Exhibition

International Street Photography Exhibition

22nd March 2021 - 5th April 2021

Get your walking shoes on and hit the streets to take in an outdoor showcase of international photography from The Glasgow Gallery of Photography!

Find out about International Street Photography Exhibition on What's On Glasgow
Milngavie Market

Milngavie Market

Selected dates between 2nd April 2021 - 17th December 2021

You'll find meat, fish, game, Cheese, home baking, plants, Organic soap, jewellery, and more at Milngavie Market on the first and third Friday of each month!

Find out about Milngavie Market on What's On Glasgow
Online Children’s Potions Class

Online Children’s Potions Class

15th February 2021 - 30th July 2021

Welcome back to wizard school to all our young witches and wizards! Join The Root of Magic for their online Potions Class from your own home!

Find out about Online Children’s Potions Class on What's On Glasgow
Peter Rabbit Easter Egg Delivery!

Peter Rabbit Easter Egg Delivery!

22nd March 2021 - 5th April 2021

Would your kids like a special Easter egg delivery from Peter Rabbit? Thistle be Fun are hosting special doorstep visits between the 22nd March and 5th April!

Find out about Peter Rabbit Easter Egg Delivery! on What's On Glasgow
Street Art Walking Tour

Street Art Walking Tour

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 12th December 2021

Walking Tours in Glasgow is now offering a two hour Street Art tour! This mural and modern culture tour will show the beautiful street art pieces scattered around the city of Glasgow!

Find out about Street Art Walking Tour on What's On Glasgow
The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Glasgow on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Beat The Street Hamilton & Blantyre

Beat The Street Hamilton & Blantyre

17th March 2021 - 28th April 2021

Beat the Street is a fun, free initiative that will see Hamilton & Blantyre transformed into a giant game during March and April!

Find out about Beat The Street Hamilton & Blantyre on What's On Lanarkshire
Castlebank Carrot Quest

Castlebank Carrot Quest

2nd April 2021 - 18th April 2021

The 'Castlebank Carrot Quest' Trail features 10 carrots (engraved on spoons!) which the Easter Bunny has lost in the park... can you find all 10?

Find out about Castlebank Carrot Quest on What's On Lanarkshire
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Selected dates between 1st March 2021 - 24th December 2021

Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!

Find out about Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks on What's On Lanarkshire
Houseplant Hospital

Houseplant Hospital

Selected dates between 19th March 2021 - 14th May 2021

Come along to LEAP Project's Friday afternoon houseplant hospital to get advice on looking after your houseplants!

Find out about Houseplant Hospital on What's On Lanarkshire
Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

Selected dates between 19th March 2021 - 14th May 2021

Grab a cuppa, bring your wool and have a good old natter at LEAP Project's weekly virtual knitting group!

Find out about Knit and Natter on What's On Lanarkshire
Sketch and Chat

Sketch and Chat

Selected dates between 19th March 2021 - 14th May 2021

Dedicate some time to sitting down and doodling while having a chat with other art enthusiasts at LEAP Project's weekly Sketch and Chat session!

Find out about Sketch and Chat on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Inspired

Inspired

26th March 2021 - 30th April 2021

Inspired is Renfrewshire's Annual Young People's Art Exhibition showcasing the very best creative talent from Renfrewshire schools and Early Learning and Childcare Centres!

Find out about Inspired on What's On Renfrewshire
Out Of Place: Online Arts Programme

Out Of Place: Online Arts Programme

4th February 2021 - 6th April 2021

Join Paisley Arts Centre and Renfrewshire Leisure for a fantastic Out of Place digital programme of music, film, audio performance, visual arts, creative workshops and masterclasses!

Find out about Out Of Place: Online Arts Programme on What's On Renfrewshire
The Third Day

The Third Day

28th March 2021 - 5th April 2021

The Third Day is a collaborative effort between Life Church and Youth With A Mission Paisley to celebrate Easter 2021 with an interactive trail through Paisley Town Centre.

Find out about The Third Day on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Easter Ceramic Painting with Peter Rabbit

Easter Ceramic Painting with Peter Rabbit

2nd April 2021 - 5th April 2021

Come along and paint with Peter Rabbit at Cloybank Outdoor Centre. We will have our amazing ceramics ready to be painted and decorated and you can have your photo taken with Peter too!

Find out about Easter Ceramic Painting with Peter Rabbit on What's On Stirling
Kinbuck Village Spring Treasure Hunt

Kinbuck Village Spring Treasure Hunt

2nd April 2021 - 30th April 2021

To celebrate Easter in style – but still following all government guidelines – Kinbuck Community Group has organised a special Spring Treasure Hunt around the village!

Find out about Kinbuck Village Spring Treasure Hunt on What's On Stirling
Roaches Coaches

Roaches Coaches

9th December 2020 - 1st December 2021

Join Fintry Amateur Dramatic Society for Roaches Coaches, a radio comedy set in a small-town bus depot, in a magical time before COVID-19 was invented!

Find out about Roaches Coaches on What's On Stirling
SABOS: Annie - CANCELLED

SABOS: Annie - CANCELLED

30th March 2021 - 3rd April 2021

Book your tickets today as Stirling & Bridge of Allan Operatic Society present Annie at Macrobert Arts Centre!

Find out about SABOS: Annie - CANCELLED on What's On Stirling

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