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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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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Edinburgh as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Edinburgh

24
FEB
Accelerated Certificate in Company Direction
Institute Of Directors

Business pressures can make it difficult to take time out to focus on personal and professional development and stay up to date. Take control of your development become a certified director with this intensive fast track residential designed specifically for the time‐poor…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02077 662601
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02
MAR
Saturday Wine Lunch
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society

Taste 12 different wines all with their own unique stories as well as enjoying a three course lunch.Suitable for both novices and enthusiastic amateurs alike you will learn the tips and tricks to help you better choose wine. Learn how to find…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07775 772542
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02
MAR
King of the Slums + SPIRIT:level
The Wee Red Bar

King of the Slums are probably the most under the radar and important band to come from Manchester. They started up around 1985 in the Hulme area of Manchester but never considered themselves a Manchester band. A distorted electric violin was used…

TEL: 07890 772273
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03
MAR
Resolution Run Edinburgh 2019 5k/10k
Cramond Foreshore

Whats your resolution this year If youre looking to shed a few pounds aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends we can help.Take part in a Resolution Run near you this spring. We…

Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 300740
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03
MAR
Resolution Run Edinburgh 2019 5k / 10k
Cramond Foreshore

Whats your resolution this year If youre looking to shed a few pounds aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends we can help.Take part in a Resolution Run near you this spring. We…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 401344
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07
MAR
Pizza and wine
Hanover Tap

5 different pizzas from the menu at Hanover Tap each paired with a different wine. Therell be tips on pairing food and wines and plenty of opportunities to talk about what you think about the wines. Will they match your favourite toppingsVenue:…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07775 772542
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07
MAR
Leadership for Directors, 07 March, Edinburgh
Institute Of Directors

In an ever‐evolving business landscape that is volatile unpredictable complex and ambiguous strengthening the leadership and strategic capability of your business for the long term has never been more important. Over the duration you will learn how to how to sponsor and…

Category: Lifestyle

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07
MAR
HackerX - Edinburgh (Full-Stack) Employer Ticket -
Lloyds Banking Group

Hiring developers is hard.HackerX is aninvite‐only recruitingevent for developers in120 citiesglobally and has a community of over100000 members. Venue: Lloyds Banking Group Port Hamilton 69 Morrison St. Edinburgh EH3 8BWPriceEarly Bird 1 Seat: USD 395.00Employer Ticket 1 Seat: USD 545.00Deuces Ticket 2…

Category: Miscellaneous

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09
MAR
Gentleman's Dub Club
The Liquid Room

With millions of Youtube hits and a huge social media following this band really know how to throw a party Gentlemans Dub Club are a nine‐piece formed in early 2006 in Leeds. In 2013 with the release massive hits such as High…

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09
MAR
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…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738 533322
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16
MAR
Remembering Women of the World Wars: Guided Walk
RCN Scotland

Take a guided walk to learn more about the role of Edinburghs local women during the World Wars.Hear how the Spanish flu pandemic affected the people of Edinburgh and learn about the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and their work caring for war…

TEL: 03453 373368
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21
MAR
Speed Dating in Edinburgh
Lulu

Edinburgh Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Edinburgh EventsAt one of our Edinburgh Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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27
MAR
America's Musical Journey, Free Showing
Odeon Ediburgh, Fort Kinnaird

Americas Musical Journey the new documentary film celebrating the cultural and musical heritage of the United States will hold a UK consumer showing on Wednesday 27th March at the Odeon Edinburgh Fort Kinnaird.Narrated by Morgan Freeman Americas Musical Journey follows singer‐songwriter Aloe…

Category: Film / Cinema

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27
MAR
Volunteer Management Training | Edinburgh
The Melting Pot

This course makes recruitment management and most importantly engagement of volunteers easy.The training encourages you to look closely at the motivations of volunteers and how organisations work with them. You will also examine contemporary approaches including co‐production and the use of non‐hierarchical…

Category: Business

TEL: 02073 244775
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27
MAR
America's Musical Journey, Free Showing, Edinburgh
ODEON Edinburgh Fort Kinnaird

Americas Musical Journey the new documentary film celebrating the cultural and musical heritage of the United States will hold a UK consumer showing on Wednesday 27th March at the Odeon Edinburgh Fort Kinnaird.Narrated by Morgan Freeman Americas Musical Journey follows singer‐songwriter Aloe…

Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 02075 931700
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27
MAR
Role of the Director and the Board - Edinburgh, 27
Institute Of Directors

Delivering an essential understanding of the boards role in corporate governance and risk management this introduction to the duties and legal responsibilities of a director will enable you to tackle the challenges of the boardroom with fresh confidence and progress your career…

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07
APR
Kilomathon
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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13
APR
GANDEY'S CIRCUS: The Greatest Show Tour!
Sighthill Park

Even bigger Even more spectacularThrills a‐plenty as the world class Havana Troupe return with 2 new acts; with the sensational 5 handed springboard act and astounding Russian bar Act.Las Chicas Morales set hearts pounding on the rolling globes…

TEL: 01260 276627
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14
APR
Corduroys, The Return of the Fabric Four
The Voodoo Rooms

Corduroyarrived on theAcid Jazzscene in early 1992. Self‐styled as theFabric Four they cut a striking presence with their soundtrack for the beatific generation.Their trilogy ofalbums onAcid Jazz Records Dad Man Cat High Havoc and Out Of Here drew on their unifying love…

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24
APR
Finance for Non-Finance Directors - Edinburgh, 24
Institute Of Directors

On this course designed specifically for non‐finance directors and senior managers we will demystify the world of finance helping you to assess the financial health of an organisation in the context of its strategic objectives.This course will give you an understanding of…

Category: Lifestyle

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26
APR
Nouvelle-Vague Fifteenth Anniversary Tour
The Liquid Rooms

This cultFrench New Wave band once home to the sultry vocalist Camille are probably one of the coolest cover bands you could ever see. Formed by French producers Marc Collin and Oliver Libaux the band have featured a number of…

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30
APR
Beltane Fire Festival 2019
Calton Hill

Bid farewell to winter at Beltane Fire Festival which gives summer a warm welcome with a huge display of fire play music and immersive storytelling.For one special night hundreds of otherworldly creatures will descend on Calton Hill to mark the change of…

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01
MAY
Strategy for Directors, 01 May 2019 - Edinburgh
Institute Of Directors

This course provides an introduction to the main approaches to strategic direction and marketing within the organisation and will assist you in your role of leading the strategic process and preparing for implementation. Gain a practical understanding of the boards role in…

Category: Lifestyle

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25
MAY
Edinburgh Marathon Festival 5K 2019
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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25
MAY
Edinburgh Marathon Festival 10K 2019
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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26
MAY
Edinburgh Marathon 2019
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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26
MAY
Edinburgh Half Marathon 2019
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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27
MAY
Jon Ronson | The Last Days of August
The Assembly Rooms

Critically acclaimed award‐winning best‐selling writer journalist and documentary filmmaker Jon Ronson returns to the UK in May with his new show Tales from The Last Days of August and The Butterfly Effect. In this brand new show Jon will recount his recent…

TEL: 01312 204348
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04
JUN
Management Training - Edinburgh
The Melting Pot

Every group is different and every individual has different needs desires and ideas on how things should be done. Managing both your staffs and your own expectations can be challenging at times. However with a good understanding of group dynamics and some…

Category: Business

TEL: 02073 244775
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05
JUN
Facilitation Training - Edinburgh
The Melting Pot

We will look closely at what facilitation is the role facilitators may play and how facilitating can encourage long term community development. The day will build the confidence of anyone keen to be a good facilitator and give them a solid basis…

Category: Business

TEL: 02073 244775
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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.…

Want more?

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.


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