Events in Edinburgh on 05 April 2021

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 05 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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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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Hopeful Monsters

Hopeful Monsters

Selected dates between 5th April 2021 - 14th April 2021
Online Event

Hopeful Monsters is an innovative and playful visual journey combining visual theatre, an original soundtrack and puppetry.
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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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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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Soundhouse Spotlight

Soundhouse Spotlight

Selected dates between 22nd February 2021 - 26th April 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

The Soundhouse Organisation is delighted to bring you a new series of ten online gigs, intimate one-of-a-kind concerts presented as-live and beamed directly into the comfort of your home.
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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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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
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
Bookbug Online Group Session

Bookbug Online Group Session

Selected dates between 25th January 2021 - 31st May 2021

These weekly online Bookbug sessions are fun for little ones aged 0-4 and their grownups, using Zoom.

Find out about Bookbug Online Group Session 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

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
All the Young Nudes’ Online Life Drawing Club

All the Young Nudes’ Online Life Drawing Club

Selected dates between 26th October 2020 - 3rd May 2021

Join All the Young Nudes on Monday nights for their Online Life Drawing Club, a weekly, accessible, affordable and fun life drawing session!

Find out about All the Young Nudes’ Online Life Drawing Club 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 Zine Fest 2021: Introduction to the Bent Bars Project

Glasgow Zine Fest 2021: Introduction to the Bent Bars Project

5th April 2021

Don't miss an introductory talk on The Bent Bars Project, which aims to build solidarity between LGBTQ communities inside and outside prison walls, as part of Glasgow Zine Fest 2021.

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
John Robertson’s The Dark Room - POSTPONED

John Robertson’s The Dark Room - POSTPONED

5th April 2021

Comedian John Robertson's The Dark Room is a gut-busting rock n' roll experience for everyone who buys a ticket! Don't miss it at the Stand Glasgow on April 5th!

Find out about John Robertson’s The Dark Room - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

5th April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join us in our biggest adventure yet!

Find out about Loch Lomond Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
Monday Night Improv

Monday Night Improv

Selected dates between 18th January 2021 - 27th December 2021

The Stand Glasgow's award winning, fast, frantic totally improvised comedy show makes its jump online every Monday night where comedians make up comedy live and based totally on your suggestions!

Find out about Monday Night Improv 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
Stormzy - POSTPONED

Stormzy - POSTPONED

5th April 2021

Set to be one of the most highly anticipated tours of 2021, Stormzy has announced a huge 55-date 'H.I.T.H. World Tour' which includes a night at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 5th April!

Find out about Stormzy - POSTPONED 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
The Birthing Well Pregnancy Yoga & Hypnobirthing Classes

The Birthing Well Pregnancy Yoga & Hypnobirthing Classes

Selected dates between 8th March 2021 - 28th June 2021

The Birthing Well are running relaxed and informal pregnancy yoga and hypnobirthing classes online to help you to experience a positive pregnancy and prepare for the birth of your baby!

Events in Lanarkshire

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

3rd April 2021 - 18th April 2021

Join Alice as she journeys down the rabbit hole and into the heart of Wonderland, meeting all kinds of curious creatures along the way when Motherwell's Easter Extravaganza goes online!

Find out about Alice in Wonderland on What's On 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
LEAP Project Singing Groups

LEAP Project Singing Groups

Selected dates between 15th March 2021 - 13th May 2021

Enjoy singing your favourite songs while catching up with some friendly faces at one of LEAP Project's Online Singing Groups on Mondays and Thursdays!

Find out about LEAP Project Singing Groups on What's On Lanarkshire
Uddingston Easter Multi Sports Camps

Uddingston Easter Multi Sports Camps

Selected dates between 5th April 2021 - 16th April 2021

Develop your sports skills and make new friends at the annual Uddingston Easter Multi Sports Camps!

Find out about Uddingston Easter Multi Sports Camps 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
Online Easter Extravaganza

Online Easter Extravaganza

4th April 2021 - 14th April 2021

Renfrewshire Leisure have an exciting range of fun online activities for the whole family to enjoy this Easter!

Find out about Online Easter Extravaganza 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
Street Stuff Spring Holiday Fun

Street Stuff Spring Holiday Fun

5th April 2021 - 17th April 2021

Young people can access free, fun activities across Renfrewshire throughout the school holidays as Street Stuff hosts its popular Spring Break programme!

Find out about Street Stuff Spring Holiday Fun 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

Events in Other Areas

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