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

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Forthcoming events in Edinburgh

14
NOV
Run in the Dark Edinburgh 5K
The Canons' Gait

We know there are lots of running events out there so why choose Run in the Dark Apart from being a unique night run taking place in iconic locations around the world theres also an important cause fuelling this fundraising run. Run…

Category: Sports

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15
NOV
Craft Beer Experience Festival
Assembly Roxy

Running for five sessions over the three days Craft Beer Experience will host over 20 breweries from the UK and Belgium with a focus on Scottish beers.Therell be a chance to sample some brand new beers for the first time plus cider…

Category: Miscellaneous

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15
NOV
Australian and New Zealand University Open Day in
The Scotsman Hotel

Study in Australia or New Zealand Come along to the Study Options Open Day on 15th November at the Scotsman Hotel in Edinburgh.Free independent expert advice for students this is an excellent opportunity to meet representatives from top Australian and…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02073 537200
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17
NOV
The Spitfires' Year Zero UK Tour
The Mash House

Celebrated as one of the most popular underground success stories in the UK today The Spitfires will be conquering the skies as they embark on their twenty date 201819 UK tour.With their brilliant third album Year Zero freshly under their belts Watford…

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17
NOV
Open Day at Edinburgh Printmakers
Edinburgh Printmakers

Edinburgh Printmakers annual Open Day is returning on Saturday 17 November 2018. Use this rare opportunity to visit the oldest open access printmaking studio in the UK. We will be running dynamic printmaking workshops and demonstrations for kids and adults.In the upstairs…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01315 572479
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17
NOV
Enchanted Forest Rave in Edinburgh
ATIK

What to expect Watch herebit.lyFLUKAftermovie Headline DJsLive Acts Walkabout Characters Immersive Themed DcorProps L.E.D & Pyrotechnic Displays Mythical Beast Puppeteers Inflatable Creatures C02Confetti Cannons FaceBody Painters Strictly 18 Entry PolicyTICKETS AVAILABLE FROM: www.theforeverland.comVenue: ATIK…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02089 641682
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22
NOV
I Ran With The Gang: The Bay City Rollers
Blackwell's Bookshop

Don your tartan for a celebration of the Bay City Rollers and the late Alan Longmuirs story of life in the band from a plumber from Edinburgh who just got lucky with the launch of I Ran With The Gang: My Life…

TEL: 01316 228222
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22
NOV
NLP Diploma 22nd - 25th November 2018 in Edinburgh
1 St Colme St

NLP DiplomaThe 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.What the course covers:Develop yourself:Explore your goals to be the best you can be and how…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08006 124164
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23
NOV
I Ran With The Gang: The story of Alan Longmuir
Espionage

Join Alan Longmuirs fans family and friends at the Edinburgh nightclub Espionage for an event celebrating the launch of his autobiography I Ran With The Gang: My Life in and Out of the Bay City Rollers. Co‐written with Martin Knight the book…

TEL: 01312 254326
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24
NOV
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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29
NOV
2018 Wreford Watson Lecture - 2018: The Year that
Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

The Lecture is given each year by a prominent intellectual from outwith or inside the academic discipline of Geography. The purpose of the lecture is to set geographical ideas within a wider culture of public intellectualism.This years lecture 2018: The Year that…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01316 505850
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01
DEC
Coburg House Christmas Open Studios
Coburg House Art Studios

Over 70 artists at Coburg House will be opening their doors offering a rare opportunity to see behind the scenes. With work from painters printmakers textile designers ceramicists jewellers designers and more its a great opportunity to discover unique hand crafted pieces…

Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01315532266(weekendsonly-otherwise email)
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01
DEC
Edinburgh Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of
apex grassmarket

Why Book on a Edinburgh Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Edinburgh Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established & Proven and…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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08
DEC
Absolute Bowie come to Edinburgh this December
The Liquid Room

Absolute Bowie are proud to present a brand new stage show 50 Years of Bowie; a musical journey through the iconic singers ever changing personas.Without a doubt the best and by far the most popular David Bowie tribute in Europe and now…

TEL: 07734 805817
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12
DEC
Missing People Carol Service
St Andrew's and St George's West Church

Join us at a very special Carol Service in Edinburgh to remember those who are missing at Christmas. Our annual Carol Service in Edinburgh on Wednesday 12th December will feature musical performances and readings from families with missing loved ones and supporters…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02083 924590
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21
DEC
The Mother
Pentland Theatre

Starring internationally acclaimed principle ballerina Natalia Osipova. This enchanting production has a strictly limited run of only two performances. As a young single mother sets out to save her child she must face impossible trials and cross the line between dreams reality…

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30
JAN
Advanced Facilitation Training | Edinburgh
The Melting Pot

A unique day of interactive and participatory learning to build your confidence as facilitator or workshop leader.This will be unlike training youve experienced beforeyoull be challenged engaged and hopefully excited while experiencing the power of deep facilitation. While this is…

Category: Business

TEL: +442073 244774
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31
JAN
Social Media Training | Edinburgh
The Melting Pot

The social media revolution is here. Whether its a mystery to you or you want to share your experience this session will challenge inspire and enthuse you to take action and go social. This interactive course will help you understand the landscape…

Category: Business

TEL: 02073 244775
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14
FEB
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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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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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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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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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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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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10
JUN
Euro Psychiatrists 2019
Berlin Bierhaus

Psychiatric disorders also called as mental disorder or mental illness is a disease that affect an individuals thoughts behaviors and emotions resulting in distress and impairment of personal functioning.The 29th Euro Congress on Psychiatrists and Psychologists will be held during June 10‐11…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 148923
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03
NOV
2019 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…

Category: Sports

TEL: 07734 805817
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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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