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.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Edinburgh

27
MAY
Don McLean
Usher Hall

Donald McLean famously known as don Mclean the famous American song writer and singer from New Rochelle New york famous for his album American pie containing hit songs like American pie and Vincent performed…

30
MAY
Clown Cabaret Scratch Night
Assembly Roxy

Dont miss out on. . . Clown Cabaret Scratch Night Our delightful Clowns will put a smile on your face and Spring in your step Featuring: Bec Phipps Suzanna Ferguson Ronan McMahon Lucy McGreal Rachel Colles Andrew Simpson Caroline Mathison…

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30
MAY
Edinburgh Bach Choir Summer Concert
St Cuthberts Parish Church,

For our Summer Concert the Edinburgh Bach Choir will be accompanied by Scottish Sinfonia in a celebration of the beautiful French music of Poulenc Durufle Faure and Ravel. Soloists Lucy Anderson and John Arthur will join us for the concert.…

TEL: 01312 281155
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30
MAY
Manic Street Preachers
Usher Hall

The Manics debut album Generation Terrorists in 1992 gained them a huge following and cult status. Since then they seen 8 out of 10 albums released make the top ten with 15 top ten singles…

31
MAY
Zoe Lyons - Mustard Cutter (Spring Tour)
The Stand Edinburgh

Direct from last year's Edinburgh Festival Zoe Lyons' critically acclaimed solo show Mustard Cutter' is set to tour the UK starting on 5th May at Bristol's Lantern Theatre and culminating at the Colchester Arts Centre on 4th July. Mustard…

TEL: 01315 587272
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01
JUN
Amanda Palmer
Queen's Hall

Though started as a theatre‐inclined collegiate at the Wesleyan University this girl shines with glamour as a star in the music since the early 1980's to date. Before turning into Brechtian punk style carabet for…

02
JUN
John Barrowman
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Best known his his roles as Captain Jack Harkness in Doctor Who and Torchwood John Barrowman has achieved household name status in the UK with his numerous TV film and theatre performances over the last…

07
JUN
The Drifters
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

American 'Doo‐wop'R&B group 'The Drifters' have had many different incarnations since their formation in the early 1950s. They are believed to have had in total 65 different members since 1953 The two most notable periods…

09
JUN
Damien Rice
Usher Hall

Damien Rice at Usher Hall in Edinburgh on Tuesday 09 June 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

12
JUN
Blackberry Smoke
Liquid Room

Blackberry Smoke at Liquid Room in Edinburgh on Friday 12 June 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Blackberry Smoke live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

12
JUN
Lord of the Dance
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Lord of the Dance at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh in Edinburgh on Friday 12 June 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

12
JUN
The Piano Guys
Usher Hall

What do you get when you mix up a marketing genius that does video a studio engineer that writes music a pianist that had a successful solo career and a cellist that does pretty much…

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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