Nature events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Nature events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

‘Green’ Monday Live

‘Green’ Monday Live

18th January 2021
Online Event

On 18th January, TCV Scotland are turning 'Blue Monday' into Green with a day of live, free nature and wellbeing sessions!
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Homeschool With TCV

Homeschool With TCV

25th January 2021 - 29th January 2021
Online Event

Learn about the natural world from garden birds to fungi and minibeasts when you join TCV for their week of homeschooling sessions for ages 7+!
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Meet Dinosaurs and Reptiles

Meet Dinosaurs and Reptiles

25th January 2021
Online Event

Dino Team invite you to join them online as they introduce you to their baby T-Rex and Triceratops dinosaurs and some real live reptiles too!
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Big Garden Birdwatch

Big Garden Birdwatch

29th January 2021 - 31st January 2021
National Event

Enjoy an hour with nature and discover the wildlife on your doorstep by taking part in the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch!
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Young Surgeons’ Rescue Quest - Online Kids Workshop

Young Surgeons’ Rescue Quest - Online Kids Workshop

9th February 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Join Surgeons Hall Museums learning officer Carl Ronan for this fun interactive workshop with live experiments, puzzles and a special quest!
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Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

3rd May 2021

Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat, then make a giant version of your favourite bug at Lauriston Castle!
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The Royal Highland Show

The Royal Highland Show

17th June 2021 - 20th June 2021

One of Scotland's most iconic events, The Royal Highland Show, returns to the Royal Highland Centre between the 17th and 20th June 2021!
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Ocean Film Festival

Ocean Film Festival

11th September 2021

The Ocean Film Festival returns to the Festival Theatre with a brand new selection of the most amazing ocean films.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival

13th April 2021

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival is back for its second year touring the very best of the world's short wildlife films, catch it at Eastwood Park Theatre on Tuesday 13th April!

Find out about Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

12th September 2020 - 14th February 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!

Find out about Blooming Marvellous on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Hire-a-Guide Goose Walk

Hire-a-Guide Goose Walk

17th November 2020 - 15th March 2021

Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond for an exclusive dawn or dusk goose watching experience!

Find out about Hire-a-Guide Goose Walk on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow a National Park City - A Virtual Photo Exhibition

Glasgow a National Park City - A Virtual Photo Exhibition

28th January 2021

Could Glasgow be a National Park City? Join the National Park City Group for the launch of a virtual photo exhibition from a collection of Glasgow photographers!

Events in Lanarkshire

‘Not So Blue Monday’ Nature Talk

‘Not So Blue Monday’ Nature Talk

18th January 2021

Cast off those January blues and join Stuart Ritchie, Educational Gardener at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for a fun scientific tour of everything blue found in the natural world!

Find out about ‘Not So Blue Monday’ Nature Talk on What's On Lanarkshire
Willow Harvest

Willow Harvest

7th February 2021

Put on your wellies and join us for the annual Willow Harvest at National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride!

Find out about Willow Harvest on What's On Lanarkshire
‘Wonders of China’ Nature Talk

‘Wonders of China’ Nature Talk

12th February 2021

On Chinese New Year, join Stuart Ritchie, Educational Gardener at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for an Online Nature Talk to discover China's many natural wonders!

Find out about ‘Wonders of China’ Nature Talk on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Snowman Hunt - CANCELLED

Snowman Hunt - CANCELLED

3rd January 2021 - 31st January 2021

Frosty the Snowman and his friends are hiding on the woodland trail at RSPB Lochwinnoch this January... how many can you find?

Find out about Snowman Hunt - CANCELLED on What's On Renfrewshire
Amazing Winter Migrants

Amazing Winter Migrants

1st February 2021 - 28th February 2021

During February, come and take part in RSPB Lochwinnoch's amazing winter migrants scavenger hunt!

Find out about Amazing Winter Migrants on What's On Renfrewshire
Spectacular Spring Scavenger Hunt

Spectacular Spring Scavenger Hunt

1st March 2021 - 31st March 2021

Explore the woodland trail and see how many items you can find on the Spectacular Spring Scavenger Hunt with your family at RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve!

Find out about Spectacular Spring Scavenger Hunt on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Ocean Film Festival World Tour

Ocean Film Festival World Tour

12th September 2021

The Ocean Film Festival World Tour is back with a brand-new collection of the world’s most incredible ocean films! Dive into a night of mesmerising ocean adventure at Macrobert Arts Centre!

Find out about Ocean Film Festival World Tour on What's On Stirling

Events in Other Areas

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