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

24
JUL
Ron Pope
Liquid Room

Ron Pope at Liquid Room live on Thursday 24 July 2014 in Edinburgh East Lothian. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 24 July 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Ron Pope…

29
JUL
Bianco: Here be Dragons
NoFit State Big Top

Following last year's explosive success NoFit State Circus returns with a re‐invented version of Bianco featuring brand new acts in their unique subversive and sensational style. Bianco is a physical and sensual journey through a visceral landscape inhabited by women and men…

TEL: 03332 229000
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30
JUL
Burt Bacharach
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Burt Bacharach performs live at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh in Edinburgh Midlothian on Wednesday 30 July 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Burt Bacharach at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh now.…

31
JUL
Machine Head
Liquid Room

Live music event at Liquid Room Edinburgh East Lothian. To watch Machine Head live at Liquid Room on the Thursday 31 July 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

31
JUL
Princess Pumpalot: The Farting Princess
New Town Theatre

Shes a princess and she farts. What more do you need to know Can Princess Pumpalot protect Wiffyville Castle from the invasion of the evil Low‐Flying Gnomes Will she win her battle with the nasty Prince Who will take her to the…

TEL: 01312 256745
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31
JUL
Thief
Hill Street Theatre

WINNER OF THE LATEST 7 BRIGHTON FRINGE BEST THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE AWARD 2014This is the real deal. A no holds barred piece of theatre not for the faint of heart. ‐ EdinburghGuide.com Believe the hype Great drama has the power to…

TEL: 01312 260000
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01
AUG
Brave Macbeth
The Famous Spiegeltent

Brave Macbeth returns to the Fringe following a five‐star run in 2013. A fantastic introduction to Shakespeares stories and language Brave Macbeth has it all witches sword fights catchy tunes witty script and men in kiltsBilled as a show for children but…

TEL: 07546 213274
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01
AUG
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Edinburgh City Centre

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Scotlands capital city.Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every…

01
AUG
Floe-Joe's Music and Character Platter
TheSpace @ Jury's Inn

Ben Fairey brings you the grooviest new one‐man line‐up. Fresh beats sweet treats and a collection of even fresher faces all eager to run a funny‐boned banter marathon.…

TEL: 07933 335019
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01
AUG
Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Military Tattoo live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

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01
AUG
Military Tattoo 2014
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Military Tattoo 2014 at Edinburgh Castle Esplanade in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Military Tattoo 2014 live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

01
AUG
The Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

The Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. 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…

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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Edinburgh? See our list of attractions in Edinburgh, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.