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

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Airbnb Smart Hosting Seminar, Edinburgh 2018
83 Princes Street (Door between Superdrug and Gap)

. Learn all about smart Airbnb hosting ‐ Book now limited space available Airbnb in Edinburgh is quickly gaining traction. If youre interested in letting out your property this seminar will give you a unique insight into the short‐term letting world. Having…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02080 502818
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ENGAGE INVEST EXPLOIT - Premier Technology Investo
McEwan Hall

Aside from the stunning scenery and breathtaking historical setting Scotland is where ideas become legends. You could say pioneering innovation is in Scotlands soul; we have been exporting talent and innovation around the world for centuries from the telephone and television to…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1316 509979
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Northern Streams 2018
Grassmarket Centre

A unique festival of Nordic and Scottish music song and dance based in Edinburghcelebrates its 15th anniversary this month and weve got some very special guests.Taking place 20‐22 April Northern Streams 2018 features in concerts workshops sessions and a ceilidh:…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07951 918366
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Portrait Photography Workshop
Lochrin Basin

Capture personality through a lens.This workshop is designed for photographers who have an understanding of DSLR camera settings and can shoot on the manual mode. The workshop will help you develop an in depth knowledge and practice of outdoor Portrait Photography.Our expert…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01316 613771
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Annasach's TradFest Ceilidh
The Counting House

Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House Edinburgh from 8pm. All dances can be called so beginners welcome.We are delighted that this year we are taking part in TradFest Edinburgh 2018 ‐TradFest Edinburgh 2018…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07768 563138
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Fashion Photography Workshop
Malmaison Edinburgh

Create your own unique Fashion photo shoot.This workshop is designed for everyone interested in the fashion industry. Whether you are a photographer a stylist a fashion blogger or an art director we will help you develop skills in producing managing and photograph…

Location: 2.3 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01316 613771
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Lecture:Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Salisbury Centre

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738 533322
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02
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Medicinal Chemistry, Edinburgh, UK
Radisson Blu

This course in medicinal chemistry sets out to train organic chemists to understand the key factors in discovering a new drug substance from target selection through lead generation and lead optimisation to the selection of a development candidate. The course will cover…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +441435 873062
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04
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Tiff Stevenson 'Bombshell'
gilded balloon

Tiff Stevenson brings her critically acclaimed 8th solo show Bombshell on tour across the UK in 2018. Bombshell premiered at the Edinburgh Festivals Gilded Balloon last August and is her most political show yet. The tour starts on 1st March at the…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Unconscious Bias & Mental Health in the Workplace
Hill Street Design House

In this workshop well look at the facts involved in understanding how addressing unconscious bias and mental health can improve your workplace both for everyone working there and for your bottom line.You will learn how to:Improve your decision‐makingDe‐bias processes like recruitment career…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +447903 552414
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Speed Dating in Edinburgh
Lulu

Speed Dating in EdinburghHow Speed Dating in Edinburgh worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Edinburgh you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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Hidden Door 2018
The Leith Theatre

Hidden Door is a multi‐arts festival that opens up exciting and innovative forgotten spaces in Edinburgh. The festival explores music visual art theatre film spoken‐word and late night DJs and runs from Friday 25th May until Sunday 3rd June 2018.Last…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01312 902112
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Scottish Land Rover Show
Royal Highland Centre

Back and bigger than ever The Scottish Land Rover Show rumbles back into the Royal Highland Centre in Ingliston Edingburgh.The Scottish Land Rover Show is a one‐stop shop for any enthusiast. Bringing together national clubs industry professionals and Land Rover traders all…

Location: 7.7 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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Scottish Land Rover Show 2018
Royal Highland Centre

Back and bigger than ever The Scottish Land Rover Show rumbles back into the Royal Highland Centre in Ingliston Edinburgh on the 26th and 27th May 2018The Scottish Land Rover Show is a one‐stop shop for any enthusiast. Bringing together national clubs…

Location: 7.7 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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Born To Win
Adam Smith Theatre

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01592 583302
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01
JUN
Hot Air Balloon Rides - Edinburgh Experiences
Edinburgh

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride across Edinburgh on this hot air balloon ride experience.Further information:https:sites.google.comviewhot‐air‐balloon‐experiencesGift vouchers:http:tidd.lyf8681898Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk and the whole experience lasts around 3‐4 hours. Your pilot will give you a full safety briefing and…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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06
JUN
College Expo18
Queen Margaret University

College Expo18 is a new FREE to attend landmark event for everyone involved in post‐16 education and training. It will explore: Redesigning the Future of Education and Skills. This two‐day conference and exhibition is a celebration of vocational learning mixed with cutting‐edge…

Location: 3.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07734 805817
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08
JUN
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Adam Smith Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01592 583302
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09
JUN
The MoonWalk Scotland 2018
Holyrood Park

Hollywood comes to Holyrood on Saturday 9th June 2018 for The MoonWalk Scotland The famous night time fundraising challenge is back with added sparkle and glamour for its 13th year. Sign up now Join thousands of women and men walking the red…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 741430
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JUN
Learn To Trade LIVE, Edinburgh
G&V Royal Mile Hotel

Many of us are searching for ways to make an additional income; some of us hope that we can give up the 9‐5 job and become our own boss. Many of us have even Google searched How to make more money which…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02030 054905
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23
JUN
Invasion in 1651
Aberdour Castle

Across the spring and summer of 1651 Scots soldiers stood to arms along the Fife coast to repel an English Invasion. Visit Aberdour and meet the Scots soldiers and hear their story.View displays of musketry pike and cannons supported by…

Location: 9.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01316 688885
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27
JUN
Moscow state Circus - Gostinitsa
Leith Links

The worlds most famous circus will bring its latest & greats productionGOSTINITSA ‐ a show that promises to have all the spectacle and nerve‐tingling edge of your seat thrills for the whole family. Nowhere else will you witness all the…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 753970
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03
JUL
98th Annual Meeting of the British Association of
EICC Edinburgh

We are delighted to announce further details of the programme for the 98th Annual Meeting of the British Association of Dermatologists taking place 3rd to 5th July at the EICC Edinburgh venue.We hope that you will agree that this is…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2073 916343
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15
JUL
World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes & its Com
Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

WCPD10 is a global forum where experts on all aspects of prevention of diabetes and its complications meet and all participants can enjoy high quality scientific discussions. The conference programme includes plenaries on diabetes prevention programmes around the globe why stratifying disease…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1313 060120
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MCN Scottish Festival 2018
Royal Highland Centre

Its new; its exciting its outdoors and its coming to Scotland in 2018The all‐new MCN Scottish Festival takes place at the Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh on 21st and 22nd July 2018.The two day event will bring together the best of biking plus…

Location: 7.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01775 768661
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The Lady Boys of Bangkok - Wonder Women
The Sabai Pavilion

Uncork the champagne Dress to kill Party like theres no tomorrow Celebrating 20 diamante decorated years The Lady Boys of Bangkok Wonder Women Tour will take the UKs number one cabaret show to a new level. With some of your favourites from…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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Truckfest Scotland 2018
Royal Highland Showground

Truckfest is the must see show for enthusiasts families and the road haulage industry. Proud of its heritage in presenting trucks from all over the world Truckfest is Europes Premier trucking event showcasing a huge variety of trucks from giant American rigs…

Location: 7.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01775 768661
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Rough Runner Scotland
Hopetoun House

Welcome to our world of teamwork fun and incredible unique obstacles.Ever watched a TV game show and thought Id love to try that Or are you just bored with other running events and obstacle racesEither way youre in the right place now…

Location: 12 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 00000 000000
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The Red Douglases
Aberdour Castle

Meet the 4th Earl of Morton Sir James Douglas as he returns to his ancestral home prior to his rise to power as regent of Scotland following the fateful reign of Mary Queen of Scots. …

Location: 9.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01316 688885
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European Association for Haematopathology 2018
Edinburgh International Conference Centre

The 19th Meeting of the EAHP will be held from 29 September to 4 October 2018 in Edinburgh Scotland. The interdisciplinary programme includes an Educational Session together with Bone Marrow and Lymphoma Symposia and Workshops highlighting the latest scientific discoveries. Internationally renowned…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 4930 204590
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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.


Updated: 18/04/2018 16:59:01