What's on inEdinburgh


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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

19
FEB
Circus of Horrors - Voodoo
Adam Smith Theatre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01592 583302
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22
FEB
NLP Diploma
Bright Light NLP

The 4‐day NLP Diploma INLPTA certified gives you a wide‐ranging tool‐kit of cutting edge NLP techniques to make the changes in your life that you want. Explore your dreams to be the best you can be and how to make your dreams…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08006 124164
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24
FEB
American Wrestling - W3L Remedy - Edinburgh
Southside Community Centre

Live American Wrestling action from the World Wide Wrestling League. Great fun for all the family ‐ as seen on TV ‐ matches to be filmed for popular YouTube show W3L Wrestling Showdown …

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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24
FEB
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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25
FEB
American Wrestling - W3L Wrestling Showdown - Fife
Buckhaven Community Centre

Live American Wrestling action from the World Wide Wrestling League. Great fun for all the family ‐ as seen on TV ‐ matches to be filmed for popular YouTube show W3L Wrestling Showdown …

Location: 16.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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01
MAR
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: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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03
MAR
Healthcare Job Fair- Edinburgh
Assembly Rooms

Whatever your healthcare occupation grade or experience make sure you register online for free entry and visit our healthcare job fair in Edinburgh at the Assembly Rooms George Street EH2 2LR on Saturday 3rd March 2018 from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Visit www.healthcarejobfair.co.uk…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

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03
MAR
MCN Scottish Motorcycle Show 2018
Royal Highland Centre

Scotlands biggest and best motorcycle show returns to Edinburghs Royal Highland Centre in 2018 with all the latest models major manufacturers and breathe taking live action. The Carole Nash MCN Scottish Motorcycle Show is a haven for anyone with a passion for…

Location: 7.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01775 768661
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09
MAR
Limited Edition
Edinburgh Printmakers

Come and see a fresh selection of prints that celebrate our memberships ingenuity Were transforming our shop space with a selection of prints artist books textiles ceramics and everything else in between. This carefully‐curated mini exhibition will have no set theme and…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01315 572479
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09
MAR
Limited Edition: Official Preview
Edinburgh Printmakers

Come and join us for the opening of Limited Edition This will be the first opportunity to see our new shop‐based exhibition and buy from a selection of wonderful new prints and more…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01315 572479
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20
MAR
Markets 2018: Home or Overseas - Where to from her
Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor

The investment climate in 2018 is a complex one with unpredictable Brexit headwinds and constant uncertainty in the United States under President Trump.What does the geopolitical landscape mean for investors How will Brexit impact on investments close to home ‐ and should…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01313 117233
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26
MAR
Cancer Research Conference-2018
Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

Cancer Research 2018 is an extraordinary event designed for International medical health professionals and oncologists to facilitate the dissemination and application of research findings related to Cancer. The organizing committee is decking out for an exciting and informative conference program including plenary…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: USA/Canada:1-800-982-0387UK:0-800-08 8-5419
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29
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
Edinburgh Playhouse

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestraVerdiLA TRAVIATAStarring the international…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713014
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30
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
Edinburgh Playhouse

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713014
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05
APR
Instagram - Capturing The Perfect Image
Whitespace

Join us on the 5th April 2018 at WHITESPACE our for the FIRST Instagram Event Capturing the perfect image.Founded by Jadine Arnoldwith support from Kayleigh Crawford & Taryn Lundy and help from Social Tailor & Launch.ed we are bringing together a group…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Seew ebsite
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19
APR
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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27
APR
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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02
MAY
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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25
MAY
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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26
MAY
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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30
MAY
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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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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16
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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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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21
JUL
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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03
AUG
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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04
AUG
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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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…

Aberdour Golf Club

Aberdour Golf Club ‐ golf course in Burntisland, Fife.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01383 860080 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aberdour Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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.…

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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: 19/02/2018 17:01:33