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

17
JUL
Scottish Electronic Music Conference 2020
Edinburgh Corn Exchange

Events include:In Conversation with Industry Experts Leading delegates and SpeakersPoint Blank Music School AcademyProduction MasterclassesWorkshopsSeminarsNetworking OpportunitiesSkills Development ClassesExhibition and Demonstration MarketProfiling SchoolA&R Feedback ForumsLive DJ streamsAfter Parties 1ST PHASE ANNOUNCEMENT We are delighted to bring you the first wave of room hosts…

Category: Nightclubs

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18
JUL
Chopin & Champagne by Candlelight|July|Grand Final
St Mary’s Cathedral

Warren Mailley‐Smith recently became the first British pianist to perform Chopins complete works for solo piano from memory in a series of 11 recitals at St Johns Smith Square. Hailed by the critics as an epic achievement Mailley‐Smith will repeat the series…

TEL: 03336 663366
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30
JUL
Modern Masters Women
The Scottish Gallery

Women have always been integral to the institution of art but despite this many women artists have found opposition in the narrative of art history facing difficulty in gaining recognition.Modern Masters Women at Edinburghs The Scottish Gallery seeks to look back as…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01315 581200
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02
AUG
2020 Dog Jog Edinburgh
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Dog Jog Edinburgh is coming to 2020 on the 2nd August for you to enjoy a well‐earned bark in the parkThe Dog Jog series are unique 5k jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun. Each event…

Category: Sports

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02
AUG
2020 Big Fun Run Edinburgh
Holyrood Park

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the summer season in the UK. There are a number of locations to choose from all you need to do is find the one closest to you…

Category: Sports

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07
AUG
The LadyBoys of Bangkok - Flight of Fantasy
VENUE 189

The Lady Boys of Bangkok are back with their most sensational show yet FLIGHT OF FANTASYClimb aboard for the trip of a lifetime as the worlds most glamorous showgirls who just happen to be men send you soaring to spectacular diamante‐dipped song…

TEL: 01260 276627
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09
AUG
Kilomathon 13.1K 2020
Ocean Terminal

Kilomathon is run on Edinburghs beautiful cycle path network. Runners take in the historic Royal Yacht Britannia the picturesque Victoria Park and enjoy tranquil cycle paths before a fantastic finish in front of the West Stand at BT Murrayfield Stadium.Kilomathon offers something…

Category: Sports

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09
AUG
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Open Door Community Centre

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738 533322
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05
SEP
2020 Edinburgh Marathon Festival 5K
Holyrood Park

. Starting and finishing near EMF Hub at Dynamic Earth this beautiful scenic route takes you around Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city. Runners start on…

Category: Sports

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05
SEP
2020 Edinburgh Marathon Festival 10K
Holyrood Park

. Starting and finishing near the EMF Hub at Dynamic Earth this beautiful scenic route takes place in Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city.Runners start on…

Category: Sports

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06
SEP
2020 Edinburgh Marathon
Potterrow

. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK behind only London. Fast and flat this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World ideal if…

Category: Sports

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06
SEP
2020 Edinburgh Half Marathon
Potterrow

. Starting on Potterrow in the grounds of one of the oldest Universities in the world this incredible city centre start takes you through the very heart of Edinburgh. As you pass Greyfriars Bobby on your left you also take in…

Category: Sports

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26
SEP
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
EDINBURGH Usher Hall

To usher in the Twenty‐Twenties famed time‐twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox will circumnavigate the globe in 2020 on their Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour. The tour is meant to prepare the world for a new decade ‐ one that Postmodern Jukebox…

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25
OCT
2020 Women's 10K Edinburgh
Royal Mile

Far more than just a 10K the Womens 10K aims to be a proactive challenging way to engage women in physical activity and promote health & wellbeing all year round as well as being a platform to raise funds andor awareness of…

Category: Sports

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01
NOV
2020 Men's 10K Edinburgh
Royal Mile

The Mens 10K aims to provide a stage for men from all walks of life to come together and take control of their health. Whether youre running to lose weight quit smoking or fundraise for charitable causes we salute each and every…

Category: Sports

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08
NOV
FIS / HIS International 2020, Edinburgh
Edinburgh International Conference Centre

On behalf of the Healthcare Infection Society it is my pleasure to invite you to join us for the FIS HIS International Conference 8‐10 November 2020 at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre UK. FIS is a unique conference which includes the…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01506 292042
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29
NOV
Documentary film: The phenomenon Bruno Groening
The Open Door Community Centre

The film The Phenomenon Bruno Groening ‐ In the footsteps of the miracle healer shows the events surrounding Bruno Groening. In autumn of 1949 close to 30000 people were drawn to the Traberhof in Rosenheim daily. Newspapers radio and…

Category: Film / Cinema

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29
MAY
2021 Edinburgh Marathon Festival 5K
Holyrood Park

Starting and finishing near EMF Hub at Dynamic Earth this beautiful scenic route takes you around Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city. Runners start on Queens Drive…

Category: Sports

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29
MAY
2021 Edinburgh Marathon Festival 10K
Holyrood Park

Starting and finishing near the EMF Hub at Dynamic Earth this beautiful scenic route takes place in Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city.Runners start on Queens Drive…

Category: Sports

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30
MAY
2021 Edinburgh Marathon
Potterrow

The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK behind only London. Fast & flat this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World ideal if its your…

Category: Sports

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30
MAY
2021 Edinburgh Half Marathon
Potterrow

Starting on Potterrow in the grounds of one of the oldest Universities in the world this incredible city centre start takes you through the very heart of Edinburgh. As you pass Greyfriars Bobby on your left you also take in the National…

Category: Sports

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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…

Ego

Ego Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐478 7434 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

City

City Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐226 9560 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Time

Time Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐220 1226 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Faith

Faith Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐225 9764 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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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.