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

25
JUN
Elton John
Meadowbank Sports Centre

Elton John is one of the top selling musical artists of all time and this fantastic musician is on his tour which is bound to sell out at all venues across the UK. Definitely…

06
JUL
Gladys Knight
Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Gladys Knight at Edinburgh Festival Theatre in Edinburgh on Wednesday 06 July 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

09
JUL
Sarah Millican
Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Category: Miscellaneous

14
JUL
Simply Red
Edinburgh Castle

Simply Red announced their retirement in 2010 after 25 years of musical success. The British soul group fronted by Manchester‐lad Mick Hucknall are thought to have sold over 50 million albums world wide and entertained…

15
JUL
Stereophonics
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Welsh rock band Stereophonics stormed onto the rock scene in 1992 with a sound that's been described as being akin to the genres of alt‐rock and British traditional rock. Their debut album Word Gets…

23
JUL
Runrig
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Formed on the Scottish isle of Skye Runrig are a Scottish Celtic rock group who sing both in English and Gaelic. They first appeared on the music scene in the early 1970s and have released…

04
AUG
Madness
Corn Exchange Edinburgh

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

04
AUG
Princess Pumpalot: The Radio Show – Live on Stag
Sweet Grassmarket

Brand new show for 2016 Shes a Princess who farts. What more do you need to know Can Princess Pumpalot and her best friend Guffy solve the mystery of the missing super‐farting bean and save Wiffyville from the nasty low‐flying Gnomes Performed…

TEL: 01312 256745
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05
AUG
Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle Esplanade in Edinburgh on Friday 05 August 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Military Tattoo live in the…

12
AUG
Hot Dub Time Machine
Corn Exchange Edinburgh

Hot Dub Time Machine at Corn Exchange Edinburgh in Edinburgh on Friday 12 August 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

14
AUG
Funny Women Awards 2016 Edinburgh Regional Final
Just the Tonic Caves at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

See some emerging comedy acts before they go stratospheric help raise vital funds and awareness for domestic violence charity Refuge and grab some Benefit Cosmetics goodies while youre at it The Funny Women Awards have been promoting female comics for over a…

TEL: 07904 631438
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18
AUG
Limmy Daft Wee Stories
Venue 150 at EICC

Limmy Daft Wee Stories at Venue 150 at EICC in Edinburgh on Thursday 18 August 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Limmy Daft Wee Stories live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Category: Miscellaneous

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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