Popular Events

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Jurassic Encounter

Jurassic Encounter

2nd July 2022 - 17th July 2022

Jurassic Encounter is coming to Newhailes Newhailes House and Gardens this summer with an interactive installation of 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs!
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Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival

Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival

24th June 2022 - 9th July 2022

Taylor’s of Edinburgh return to Sighthill Public Park with their popular annual Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival between Friday 24th June and Saturday 9th July!
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Circus Vegas: Livingston

Circus Vegas: Livingston

5th July 2022 - 7th July 2022

Circus Vegas, a new death-defying circus, is touring the UK in 2022 and comes to Howden Park Centre, Livingston from 5th to 7th July!
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Van Gogh Alive

Van Gogh Alive

17th March 2022 - 17th July 2022

Van Gogh Alive, the most visited immersive, multi-sensory experience in the world, makes its hotly anticipated debut in Edinburgh in 2022 for an exclusive four month run!
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The Nickelodeon Experience

The Nickelodeon Experience

1st July 2022 - 14th July 2022

Nickleodeon Experience announces a nationwide outdoor adventure tour bringing fans' favourites shows to life this summer, kicking off in Saughton Park, Edinburgh from 1st to 14th July!
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The Secret Domes at Cask Smugglers

The Secret Domes at Cask Smugglers

20th November 2021 - 31st December 2022

Cask Smugglers are thrilled to present our brand new Secret Domes, which boast some of the best views in Edinburgh from a spectacular vantage point on the rooftop of Waverley station.
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Deacon Blue

Deacon Blue

9th July 2022

Castle Concerts are delighted to announce the return of the amazing, Deacon Blue, to Edinburgh Castle on Saturday 9th July 2022.
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Over The Bridge Festival - CANCELLED

Over The Bridge Festival - CANCELLED

29th July 2022 - 31st July 2022
Stockbridge and Canonmills

Over The Bridge Festival comes to Edinburgh in July with some of the biggest UK music names set to make an appearance!
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Big Kid Circus: Bonnyrigg

Big Kid Circus: Bonnyrigg

5th July 2022 - 10th July 2022
Bonnyrigg

Roll Up, Roll Up! The Big Kid Circus is in town with their brand new show MAYHEM! Catch them at King George V Park, Bonnyrigg between the 5th and 10th July!
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The Meadows Festival

The Meadows Festival

3rd June 2022 - 4th June 2022

Edinburgh's free volunteer-run music & community Meadows Festival returns on the 3rd and 4th June 2022.
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Castle Street Market

Castle Street Market

4th July 2022 - 10th September 2022
Edinburgh New Town

Filled with a wide varity of gifts, food and drinks, Castle Street Market is a perfect place to seek out gifts that perfectly compliment the high street stores.
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Anatomy: A Matter of Death and Life

Anatomy: A Matter of Death and Life

1st July 2022 - 30th October 2022

Explore the history of anatomical study, from artistic explorations by Leonardo da Vinci to the Burke and Hare murders.
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Festival Village: Waverley

Festival Village: Waverley

1st May 2022 - 30th September 2022

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to the rooftop at Waverley Mall once again this Summer!
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Edinburgh International Festival: Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

26th August 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh

Enjoy the annual International Festival finale with inspirational music from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and breathtaking fireworks set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.
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Sunshine On Leith

Sunshine On Leith

7th June 2022 - 18th June 2022

Don't miss this fresh new production of Sunshine On Leith, an audience favourite which is sure to delight yet again!
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Zog and the Flying Doctors

Zog and the Flying Doctors

9th July 2022 - 13th July 2022

The roar-some crew are back at the Festival Theatre Edinburgh for a brand new adventure.
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Children’s Fun Fair

Children’s Fun Fair

8th April 2022 - 24th April 2022

FunTastic Events is delighted to be bringing their Children’s Fun Fair back to Vogrie Country Park from 8th to 24th April!
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Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

13th June 2022 - 4th September 2022

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’ is an outdoor adventure for families who love to immerse themselves in storytelling, theatre and puppetry, suitable for all ages.
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Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

28th January 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!
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Bongo’s Bingo Edinburgh

Bongo’s Bingo Edinburgh

2nd July 2022 - 30th September 2022

Bongo’s Bingo, the UK’s original bingo rave phenomenon, is back in Edinburgh at the O2 Academy!
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Popular Events

Jurassic Encounter
Jurassic Encounter is coming to Newhailes Newhailes House and Gardens this summer with an interactive installation of 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs!
Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival
Taylor’s of Edinburgh return to Sighthill Public Park with their popular annual Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival between Friday 24th June and Saturday 9th July!
Circus Vegas: Livingston
Circus Vegas, a new death-defying circus, is touring the UK in 2022 and comes to Howden Park Centre, Livingston from 5th to 7th July!
Van Gogh Alive
Van Gogh Alive, the most visited immersive, multi-sensory experience in the world, makes its hotly anticipated debut in Edinburgh in 2022 for an exclusive four month run!
The Nickelodeon Experience
Nickleodeon Experience announces a nationwide outdoor adventure tour bringing fans' favourites shows to life this summer, kicking off in Saughton Park, Edinburgh from 1st to 14th July!

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Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland O2 Academy Edinburgh Traverse Theatre Usher Hall