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Fossil Hunters: Unearthing the Mystery of Life on Land

19 Feb '16 - 14 Aug '16
Price: Free
Discover how life on earth moved from water onto land 360-345 million years ago through…
Fossil of Ribbo, from Whiteadder Water

Celts

10 Mar '16 - 25 Sep '16
Price: £10/£8/£6.50
This exhibition will tell the story of the different peoples who have used or been given the name…
Celts

Reflecting Telescopes

25 Mar '16 - 28 Aug '16
Price: Free
This small display reveals the work of pioneering Scots in the development of the reflective…
Reflecting Telescopes

Street Food Fridays

15 Apr '16 - 30 Dec '16
Price: Free to attend
From Friday 15th April we will be bringing the best of our street food traders to the end of the…
Street Food Fridays

Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe

21 Apr '16 - 31 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
In celebration of The Queen's 90th birthday, three special exhibitions, Fashioning a…
Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe

Stone Age Jade from the Alps

20 May '16 - 30 Oct '16
Price: Free
This small display will showcase National Museums Scotland’s rarely seen collection of Stone…
Stone Age Jade from the Alps

Alexander Chapman Campbell: Portraits of Earth

30 Jun '16 - 31 Jul '16
Price: See website for details
Alexander lives in the Scottish Highlands. Composing at home, which sits amongst forested hills and…
Alexander Chapman Campbell: Portraits of Earth

Edinburgh Art Festival

28 Jul '16 - 28 Aug '16
Price: Various
Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is the UK’s largest annual festival of visual art.…
Edinburgh Art Festival

NYOS Senior Orchestra Summer Performance

28 Jul '16
Price: £14/£8/£2.50
This summer NYOS Senior Orchestra performs Bernstein’s much loved Symphonic Dances from West…
National Youth Orchestras of Scotland

Guid Crack: Blessings & Curses

29 Jul '16
Price: By donation (suggest £5/£4)
Can a blessing be a curse or a curse a blessing? Now there's a conundrum! Join storyteller Kate…
Guid Crack: Blessings & Curses

The Outside Track

29 Jul '16
Price: £10/£8/£5
Winner of Best Group in both the Live Ireland awards and the TIR awards, The Outside Track are one…
The Outside Track

Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival

04 Aug '16 - 28 Aug '16
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival celebrates and explores how arts and entertainment…
Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival

Edinburgh International Festival

05 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: Various
The 2016 International Festival welcomes audiences from around the world to Edinburgh for three…
Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

05 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: Various
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August…
Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

05 Aug '16 - 19 Feb '17
Price: See website for details
Whether a sacred sanctuary, a place for scientific study, a haven for the solitary thinker or a…
Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

Brazil Olympics Day

07 Aug '16
Price: Free
To help to celebrate the Olympic Games in Brazil, we want to have a Brazilian-themed Mini Olympics…
Brazil Olympics Day

Peter Pan

07 Aug '16
Price: £14/£10
Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present the unforgettable story of Peter Pan the boy…
Peter Pan

Edinburgh International Book Festival

13 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: From £5 - £15, plus daily free events
The World’s Leading Book Festival   The Edinburgh International Book Festival is one…
Edinburgh International Book Festival

Guid Crack: Travelling Tales

26 Aug '16
Price: By donation (suggest £5/£4)
Janis Mackay shares stories where journeys feature in different ways. Come along and bring your own…
Guid Crack: Travelling Tales

Campbell's Ceilidh

06 Sep '16
Price: £8/£6
Campbell's Ceilidh is a 21st century old style shindig and there's no knowing what might…
Campbell's Ceilidh

Cafe Voices: Tales of Worth & Treasure

08 Sep '16
Price: £5
An evening of stories about precious things and intrinsic value with Claire Druett. The…
Cafe Voices: Tales of Worth & Treasure

Edinburgh Speakers Festival

09 Sep '16 - 11 Sep '16
Price: See website for details
This year’s Edinburgh Speakers Festival brings together our most interesting line-up yet.…
Edinburgh Speakers Festival

The Push

10 Sep '16
Price: See website for details
On Edinburgh’s doorstep you’ll find one of the toughest challenge events in Scotland. …
St Columba's Hospice

The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

10 Sep '16
Price: £5
Multi-sensory adventures with storytellers Ailie Finlay and Marie Louise Cochrane. Stories, games,…
The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

The Classic Challenge

11 Sep '16
Price: £28/£19
The 55 mile Glasgow to Edinburgh Classic Challenge ride attracted 7,500 participants in…
The Classic Challenge

The Wee Jaunt

11 Sep '16
Price: £8/£5
The Wee Jaunt provides a fantastic (and almost entirely traffic-free) route starting from…
The Wee Jaunt

The Big Belter

11 Sep '16
Price: £47
The Pedal for Scotland Big Belter is a sportive ride of 110 miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh. …
The Big Belter

Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Mouthpiece of the Gods

12 Sep '16
Price: £6/£5
Join musician John Kenny, alongside silversmith John Creed and curator Dr Fraser Hunter for an…
Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Mouthpiece of the Gods

Tiny Tales: Sweet Dreams

13 Sep '16
Price: £5
Come snuggle in as storyteller Claire Hewitt shares a cradle of dreamy stories and lullabies. With…
Tiny Tales: Sweet Dreams

Royal Blind Pub Quiz

14 Sep '16
Price: £5
Come and join us at The Merlin for a night of fun all whilst raising money for Royal Blind! Tickets…
Royal Blind Pub Quiz

The Rise and Inevitable Fall of Lucas Petit

19 Sep '16 - 20 Sep '16
Price: £12/£10
From Sleeping Warrior Theatre There's only one remarkable thing about Lucas Petit, and that is…
The Rise and Inevitable Fall of Lucas Petit

Cafe Ceilidh: Changing Seasons

20 Sep '16
Price: Free, non-ticketed
Join friends from the Scots Music Group for an afternoon session of traditional songs, music, poems…
Cafe Ceilidh: Changing Seasons

Chrystal and the General

21 Sep '16
Price: £10/£8
Jo Clifford, Suzanne Dance and Clunie Mackenzie perform the story of two prominent women in the…
Chrystal and the General

Wool Against Weapons

24 Sep '16
Price: Free
Join members of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom for an afternoon of…
Wool Against Weapons

Guid Crack: Tales from the Ocean Deep

30 Sep '16
Price: By donation (suggest £5/4)
Join Argyll based storyteller Patsy Dyer for an evening of international tales from mysterious…
Guid Crack: Tales from the Ocean Deep

Kat Healy

30 Sep '16
Price: £10/£8
With special guest, Little Fire (Jamie McGeechan) Scottish singer-songwriter Kat Healy performs an…
Kat Healy

Botanic Lights 2016

13 Oct '16 - 06 Nov '16
Price: £15/£7.50
The award-winning Botanic Lights event at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is back. This year,…
Botanic Lights 2016

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Festival of Dreams

21 Oct '16 - 30 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival is Scotland’s largest celebration of…
Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Festival of Dreams

Book Week Scotland 2016

21 Nov '16 - 27 Nov '16
Price: See website for details
Book Week Scotland is a week-long celebration of books and reading that takes place every…
Book Week Scotland 2016