What's on inNewtongrange

Welcome to Newtongrange

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newtongrange - 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 Newtongrange to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Newtongrange

29
JUL
Bianco: Here be Dragons
NoFit State Big Top

Following last year's explosive success NoFit State Circus returns with a re‐invented version of Bianco featuring brand new acts in their unique subversive and sensational style. Bianco is a physical and sensual journey through a visceral landscape inhabited by women and men…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03332 229000
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30
JUL
Burt Bacharach
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Burt Bacharach performs live at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh in Edinburgh Midlothian on Wednesday 30 July 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Burt Bacharach at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh now.…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JUL
Princess Pumpalot: The Farting Princess
New Town Theatre

Shes a princess and she farts. What more do you need to know Can Princess Pumpalot protect Wiffyville Castle from the invasion of the evil Low‐Flying Gnomes Will she win her battle with the nasty Prince Who will take her to the…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01312 256745
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31
JUL
Machine Head
Liquid Room

Live music event at Liquid Room Edinburgh East Lothian. To watch Machine Head live at Liquid Room on the Thursday 31 July 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Brave Macbeth
The Famous Spiegeltent

Brave Macbeth returns to the Fringe following a five‐star run in 2013. A fantastic introduction to Shakespeares stories and language Brave Macbeth has it all witches sword fights catchy tunes witty script and men in kiltsBilled as a show for children but…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07546 213274
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01
AUG
Floe-Joe's Music and Character Platter
TheSpace @ Jury's Inn

Ben Fairey brings you the grooviest new one‐man line‐up. Fresh beats sweet treats and a collection of even fresher faces all eager to run a funny‐boned banter marathon.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07933 335019
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01
AUG
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Edinburgh City Centre

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Scotlands capital city.Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
AUG
Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Military Tattoo live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
AUG
Military Tattoo 2014
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Military Tattoo 2014 at Edinburgh Castle Esplanade in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Military Tattoo 2014 live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
The Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

The Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
AUG
The Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

The Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh on Friday 01 August 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
AUG
The Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

The Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle live on Saturday 02 August 2014 in Edinburgh Midlothian. To compare ticket prices for the The Edinburgh Military Tattoo event at Edinburgh Castle see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
AUG
Lee Evans
Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
AUG
Lee Evans Work in Progress
Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh

Lee Evans Work in Progress at Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh in Edinburgh on Sunday 03 August 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
AUG
Cowboy Max Kids Show
The Stand Comedy Club V

Winner of Best of Kids Fringe The Cowboy Max Show is a comedy and stunt extravaganza for the whole family and is coming to the Edinburgh Fringe with The Stand this August.Maxs trick roping bullwhips and joke cracking have entertained 600000 people…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07977 467869
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07
AUG
Jason Isbell
Liquid Room

Live music event at Liquid Room Edinburgh East Lothian. To watch Jason Isbell live at Liquid Room on the Thursday 07 August 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
AUG
Big Night Out On 9th
Cav, Edinburgh

Think BIG production and BIG entertainment Big Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus.Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 0
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09
AUG
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Charlotte Square Gardens

The Edinburgh International Book Festival is the worlds largest public celebration of the written word. Across 17 days over 800 writers and thinkers from across the globe take part in more than 700 events in the heart of Scotlands beautiful capital city.…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01317 185666
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11
AUG
Twin Atlantic
Liquid Room

After bursting onto the forefront of the alternative rock scene following their critically acclaimed 2011 album release Free Twin Atlantic are hotly tipped for a huge 2012. With their single of the same name garnering…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
AUG
Neutral Milk Hotel
Corn Exchange

Neutral Milk Hotel appears live in Edinburgh Midlothian at Corn Exchange on Thursday 14 August 2014. For ticket prices to watch Neutral Milk Hotel at Corn Exchange see the list of tickets available for Neutral Milk Hotel.…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
AUG
Duo Aulos at the Fringe!
St. Andrews and St. Georges Church

Duo Aulos an Edinburgh‐based Maltese duo was formed by flautists Laura Cioffi and Clara Galea who have been playing together for 10 years. They are currently reading for a BMus at Edinburgh Napier University with Andrea Kuypers. Together they have performed in…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07765 797150
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16
AUG
Sunshine on Leith
The Famous Spiegeltent

We are delighted to present the fringe premiere of Sunshine on Leith. Made popular by the 2013 film and performed just up the road from sunny Leith Sunshine on Leith featuring the songs of The Proclaimers follows the highs and lows of…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07546 213274
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16
AUG
Jimmy Carr
Venue 150 at EICC

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
AUG
Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2014
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade

Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2014 at Edinburgh Castle Esplanade live on Monday 18 August 2014 in Edinburgh Midlothian. For tickets to see Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2014 at Edinburgh Castle Esplanade see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
AUG
Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh once again hosts one of the Worlds most spectacular entertainment events as The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo draws together a host of creative talent from four continents to pay sparkling tribute to Her Majesty…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
AUG
Justin Currie
Queen's Hall

‐ watch Justin Currie live at Queens Hall in Edinburgh Midlothian on the Saturday 23 August 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
AUG
Tiny Tuesdays
Prestongrange Museum

Tiny Tuesdays is our programme for under‐5s and their families. Families can bring their baby or toddler along to find out more about Prestongrange through songs stories games and crafts. 26 Aug Nature 2 Sep Trains 9 Sep Seashore 16 Sep Scotland…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01316 532904
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31
AUG
Virgin Money Fireworks Concert
Princes Street Gardens

The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings Edinburghs summer festival season to a spectacular conclusion celebrating courage heroism and struggles for freedom through stirring uplifting music and a breathtaking fireworks display specially choreographed by international fireworks artists Pyrovision.Alongside the majesty of Wagners Ride…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01314 732000
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07
SEP
Alzheimer Scotland's Memory Walk
Dalkeith Country Park

Put your best foot forward for Alzheimer ScotlandSunday 7th September Dalkeith Country Estate EH22 2NJ 11am‐4pmBring your whole family along and enjoy the beautiful surroundings while raising funds for people living with dementia across Scotland. Enjoy a gentle 5.6k walk thats suitable…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03003 037777
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07
SEP
Scottish Gathering for Motorcycles
Prestongrange Museum

This year the Vintage Motor Cycle Club will hold a small rally called the Scottish Gathering for Motorcycles at Prestongrange Museum on Sunday 7 September. This event will feature motorcycles made before 1931 and with some being over 100 years old. Truly…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01316 532904
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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…

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.…

Berlin Bierhaus

Berlin Bierhaus Nightclub in Edinburgh, Midlothian. Contact venue on telephone number 0131‐467 7216 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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