What's on inDalkeith

Welcome to Dalkeith

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Dalkeith - 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 Dalkeith to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Dalkeith

30
AUG
Family History Day 2014
John Gray Centre

Its all about World War One this yearFor children there will be interactive storytelling in the morning with crafts and interactive code‐cracking trail throughout the Centre helped by Soldier Bill and storytellers Angie and Nicola.For adults there is a feast of activities:…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01620 820690
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30
AUG
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…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01283 814092
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31
AUG
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…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01314 732000
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07
SEP
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…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03003 037777
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07
SEP
Scottish Gathering for Motorcycles
Prestongrange Museum

This year the Vintage Motor Cycle Club will hold a small rally called the Scottish Gathering for Motorcycles at Prestongrange Museum on Sunday 7 September. This event will feature motorcycles made before 1931 and with some being over 100 years old. Truly…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01316 532904
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10
SEP
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…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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11
SEP
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…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02072 902980
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13
SEP
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…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
SEP
Battle of Prestonpans Talk
Prestongrange Museum

Discover more about the Battle of Prestonpans with historian and historical re‐enactor Arran Johnston. Find out more about the battle from both the Jacobites and Red Coats perspective see what the former did right and the latter got wrong during this historical…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01316 532904
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16
SEP
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.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
SEP
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…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
DragonForce
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…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
SEP
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…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
SEP
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…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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24
SEP
Michael Nesmith
Queen's Hall

Michael Nesmith at Queens Hall live on Wednesday 24 September 2014 in Edinburgh Midlothian. A popular live music event taking place on the Wednesday 24 September 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Michael Nesmith at…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
SEP
End of Season Pirate Party
Prestongrange Museum

Our party is perfect for little pirates and their adults to attend. Well have games stories face painting arts and crafts for the whole family. There will also be an outdoor treasure hunt Come dressed in your best pirate gear. Children under…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01316 532904
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27
SEP
Ross Noble
Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
Sophie Ellis Bextor
Queen's Hall

Sophie's new material sees the 34 year old star blossoming into an accomplished singersongwriter with a powerfully understated style showcasing a newfound lyrical and musical maturity.Her fifth and latest studio album Wanderlust' was co‐written and…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
SEP
Sophie EllisBextor
Queens Hall - Edinburgh

Sophie EllisBextor at Queens Hall ‐ Edinburgh in Edinburgh on Sunday 28 September 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
SEP
Stephen Fry
Edinburgh Festival Theatre

One of the country's best loved comic actors Stephen Fry is also a successful screen writer author TV and Radio presenter poet journalist playwright and film director. His partnership on screen with Hugh Laurie brought…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
SEP
The Vaselines
The Caves

The Vaselines at The Caves in Edinburgh on Monday 29 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Vaselines live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
SEP
Alison Balsom
Usher Hall

Winning the Gramophone Awards Artist of the Year 2013 and nominated for the prestigious Female Artist of the Year Classic Brit Award Alison Balsom has gone from strength to strength in recent months. A…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
OCT
Billy Connolly
Usher Hall

Scottish comedian actor and musician has been on the comedy scene since the early 70s where he changed from being a folk singer with a comedic persona to hit comedian. Known as The Big…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
OCT
Chris Ramsey
Adam Smith Theatre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
OCT
Eliza and the Bear
Electric Circus

Eliza and the Bear at Electric Circus in Edinburgh on Tuesday 07 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Eliza and the Bear tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
Black Submarine
The Electric Circus

Black Submarine at The Electric Circus in Edinburgh on Wednesday 08 October 2014. 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 the tickets…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
OCT
Jersey Boys
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Curtis Stigers
Queen's Hall

Curtis Stigers at Queens Hall in Edinburgh on Thursday 09 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Curtis Stigers live in the knowledge…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Cav, Edinburgh

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether it is the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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12
OCT
Jake Bugg
Usher Hall

Britain has a new promising young artist approaching the heights of success. Jake Bugg is the artist who became famous with his last year performance during the famous Glastonbury festival. At only 17 years old…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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.…

Baberton Golf Club

Baberton Golf Club ‐ golf course in Juniper Green, Midlothian. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0131‐453 4911 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Baberton Golf Club 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.…

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