What's on inEdinburgh

Welcome to Edinburgh

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Edinburgh - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Edinburgh to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Edinburgh

The Barbie™ and The Secret Door Singing Academy
Corstorphine Old Parish Church Hall, 2a High Street

To celebrate the DVD release of Barbie and The Secret Door on the 1st September 2014 Universal Pictures UK and Razzamataz have teamed up this summer to launch the limited edition Barbie Singing Academy across the UK. The limited edition workshops…

TEL: 01283 814092
Virgin Money Fireworks Concert
Princes Street Gardens

The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings Edinburghs summer festival season to a spectacular conclusion celebrating courage heroism and struggles for freedom through stirring uplifting music and a breathtaking fireworks display specially choreographed by international fireworks artists Pyrovision.Alongside the majesty of Wagners Ride…

TEL: 01314 732000
Big Night Out
Cav, Edinburgh

Think BIG production and BIG entertainment Big Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus.Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Category: Nightclubs

Alzheimer Scotland's Memory Walk
Dalkeith Country Park

Put your best foot forward for Alzheimer ScotlandSunday 7th September Dalkeith Country Estate EH22 2NJ 11am‐4pmBring your whole family along and enjoy the beautiful surroundings while raising funds for people living with dementia across Scotland. Enjoy a gentle 5.6k walk thats suitable…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 03003 037777
Sigma Live DJ Set
Cav, Edinburgh

Join us tonight at Cav as we host a live DJ set from the one and only SigmaExpect a night of madness with laser shows Co2 cannons live dancers plus much more and of course the fabulous SigmaAdmission Information:Early bird tickets on…

Category: Nightclubs

RSM ICG Edinburgh Interventional cosmetics
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Background:Interventional cosmetics is the most rapidly growing branch of medicine and surgery today and has fired the publics imagination. Improvements in treatment methods and treatment devices are continually extending the ability of doctors and dentists to provide aesthetic enhancement not only for…

Category: Business

TEL: 02072 902980
Jon Richardson
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Cate Le Bon
Electric Circus

Cate Le Bon appears live in Edinburgh Midlothian at Electric Circus on Tuesday 16 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Cate Le Bon at Electric Circus see the list of tickets available for Cate Le Bon.…

The Liquid Room

Dragons might be extinct but DragonForce has refused to go the same way. As other members leave for other endeavours others have remained to keep the backbone of the group strong.Formed in 1999 DragonForce has…

Category: Miscellaneous

FREE taster session at the Edinburgh (Morningside)
Polwarth Parish Church

The Edinburgh Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Elaine Williamson. The local men and women who have joined the choir who live inEdinburgh and further afield in Scotland often have never sung before or had any vocal tuition. Once you join the…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
Ani DiFranco
Queen's Hall

Ani DiFranco at Queens Hall in Edinburgh on Friday 19 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ani DiFranco tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Jack Daniel's Birthday
Cav, Edinburgh

Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD. What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.The Main Hall:Open for everyone…

Category: Nightclubs


Tourist Attractions

Dynamic Earth

Our Dynamic Earth is one of Edinburgh's most exciting, must see attractions. Take a thrilling journey back in time and learn about our planet Earth. Interactive displays let you see, hear, smell and feel the planet as it was in the past, how it is…

Camera Obscura

Enjoy the fascinating Camera Obscura Show, fantastic views of Edinburgh, and three galleries packed full of an amazing range of optical experiences which have been amusing visitors of all ages and nationalities since 1853The Camera Obscura show is the essential Edinburgh tour and an excellent start to your…

Alba Ballooning

Hot Air Balloons at Alba Ballooning in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on 0131‐667 4251 for opening times and entrance costs.…

American Golf Discount

American Golf Discount ‐ golf course in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0131‐664 2001 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at American Golf Discount golf courseclub.…

Berlin Bierhaus

Berlin Bierhaus Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐467 7216 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Braids 1 Golf Course

Braids 1 Golf Course ‐ golf course in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0131‐447 6666 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Braids 1 Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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