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Edinburgh's 101 Objects

04 May '17 - 30 Apr '18
Price: Mostly free. Entry fees at some attractions may apply. Check website for details.
Part of the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017, Edinburgh’s 101 Objects is a new…

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 Jun '17 - 12 Nov '17
Price: £10/£8/£7
The history of the exiled Stuart dynasty and their supporters, known as Jacobites, has held an…
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Age of Oil

21 Jul '17 - 05 Nov '17
Price: Free
Exploring the people and places of Scotland’s offshore energy industry, this contemporary…
Age of Oil: Aberdeen Harbour - Sue Jane Taylor

Shadows of War: Roger Fenton's Photographs of the Crimea, 1855

04 Aug '17 - 26 Nov '17
Price: £7/£6.40/£3/40
This is the first exhibition to focus exclusively on Roger Fenton's pioneering photographs of…
Shadows of War

September Skies

16 Sep '17 - 24 Oct '17
Price: Free
The September Skies ehxhibition showcases new works by award-winning landscape painters, Hazel…
Beth Robertson Fiddes

Bruno Groening: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path

23 Sep '17 - 16 Dec '17
Price: Free, donations accepted
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the…
Bruno Groening

A World in Transition

10 Oct '17 - 12 Dec '17
Price: Free, booking not required
Humanity is facing unbearable pressures - war, terrorism, global warming, environmental destruction,…
A World in Transition

Scotland's Early Silver

13 Oct '17 - 25 Feb '18
Price: Free
Discover the story of Scotland’s early silver and discover how silver became the most…
Scotland's Early Silver

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Open Word - Open World

20 Oct '17 - 31 Oct '17
Price: See website for details
Marking the 70th anniversary of Edinburgh as a Festival City, SISF goes global and demonstrates…
Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Open Word - Open World

Meats & Beats Festival

20 Oct '17 - 22 Oct '17
Price: From £5
Is it a food festival? Is it a music festival? Even better... it's both, but with a retro spin.…
Meats & Beats Festival

Trading Places

25 Oct '17
Price: Free, booking required
Migration is perceived as a uniquely modern phenomenon, but Scotland has a long experience of…
Trading Places

Dr Bryan Nelson Memorial Lecture

25 Oct '17
Price: £6
Speaker: Professor John Croxall Topic: Seabird research for conservation: past successes, future…
John Croxall

After the Age of Oil

27 Oct '17
Price: Free, booking required
Join our panel as they reflect on the Scottish energy industry today and the current challenges…
After the Age of Oil

Emily Mae Winters

27 Oct '17
Price: £8
Emily embarks on her second headline tour of the year in October/November 2017. Hailed as having a…
Emily Mae Winters

Handmade Edinburgh

27 Oct '17 - 29 Oct '17
Price: £5 in advance / £7 on the door
Following the success of its first year in Scotland, Handmade Edinburgh will be returning to the…
Handmade Edinburgh

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2017

27 Oct '17 - 11 Nov '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Short Film Festival, Edinburgh's accessible, friendly & eclectic short film…
Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2017

Early Music Performance Day

28 Oct '17
Price: Free
Drop in throughout the day to hear a rolling programme of early music performed by members of the…
Early Music Performance Day

The European Outdoor Film Tour

31 Oct '17 - 07 Nov '17
Price: £13.50
THIS IS REAL: The European Outdoor Film Tour is the biggest film festival of the european outdoor…
The European Outdoor Film Tour

Film Night: Night of the Living Dead (1968)

31 Oct '17
Price: £5
Taking place in the College's atmospheric nineteenth century Great Hall, this Halloween…
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Samhuinn Fire Festival 2017

31 Oct '17
Price: By donation
Our Samhuinn celebration takes place in Edinburgh’s Old Town which has historic significance…
Samhuinn Fire Festival. Credit: Raini Scott

Spotlight on: The science of early gunpowder

02 Nov '17
Price: Free, booking required
To celebrate Guy Fawkes Night, Dr Haileigh Robertson takes an alternative look at the history of…
Spotlight on: The science of early gunpowder

Edinburgh Festival of Wine

04 Nov '17
Price: £25
An all day festival of wine in the heart of the city that brings Scotland’s best wine…
Edinburgh Festival of Wine

Hansel & Gretel

09 Nov '17 - 11 Nov '17
Price: £10/£5
"Le Petit Verre is pleased to present their very first production, Engelbert…
Hansel & Gretel

Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Silver

09 Nov '17
Price: £6/£5
Join author Lindsay Shen for a discussion of a metal that is both precious and useful, with a rich…
Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Silver

Menabrea Maestro Class

09 Nov '17
Price: Free, booking required
We’re honouring this devotion with our #MenabreaMaestro classes; a series of showcases…
Menabrea Maestro Class

Museum Late: Jacobites

10 Nov '17
Price: Late only £12, £10 Members & Concessions, Late plus exhibition £20, £18 Members & Concessions
The legendary Museum Lates returns with a Jacobite-inspired evening of entertainment marking the…
Museum Late: Jacobites

December Wine Fair 2017

10 Nov '17
Price: £17
100+ wines wander around Un-Tutored tasting.…
Edinburgh Wine Fair

Spotlight On: The Strathmore Meteorite

18 Nov '17
Price: Free, booking required
Join Peter Davidson, Senior Curator of Mineralogy, to discover the story of the Strathmore…
Spotlight On: The Strathmore Meteorite

Hebrides Ensemble: Restless Love

22 Nov '17
Price: £5 - £15
Reinbert de Leeuw: Im wunderschönen Monat Mai An evocative and intimate reimagining…
Hebrides Ensemble: Restless Love

This Is It! Literary Cabaret 2017

23 Nov '17
Price: £7/£6
A literary cabaret of 2017 featuring some of Scotland's top writing talent. Join us for a…
This Is It! Literary Cabaret 2017

Christmas at the Botanics 2017

24 Nov '17 - 30 Dec '17
Price: Adults £14-£18; Children £10-£12
Christmas at the Botanics, Edinburgh’s brand new festive event will take place at the Royal…
Christmas at the Botanics

The Colinton & Merchiston Choir - A concert of traditional music

26 Nov '17
Price: Free
The Colinton & Merchiston Choir presents their Winter Concert on Sunday 26 November at…
The Colinton & Merchiston Choir

Giant Lanterns of China

01 Dec '17 - 25 Feb '18
Price: See website for details
The Giant Lanterns of China are illuminating Edinburgh Zoo this winter. Visit the most famous…
Giant Lanterns of China

Vlogging 101

07 Dec '17
Price: £35
An evening focused on all areas of what it takes to be a top vlogger, using the right platforms…
Vlogging 101

A Christmas Cabaret

09 Dec '17 - 30 Dec '17
Price: £6/£5
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show, a fast paced festive hour…
A Christmas Cabaret

Mountains on Stage

12 Dec '17
Price: £16
Mountains on Stage returns to the UK following its successful launch in 2016 and adds three new…
Credit: Elias Holzknecht NINE&ONE Kalavrita Ski Resort, Greece

Feed the Minds Carol Concert

14 Dec '17
Price: £5 (+ booking fee)
Join international development charity Feed the Minds for our Edinburgh Carol Concert on Thursday…
Feed the Minds Carol Concert

MagicFest Christmas Special: The Secret Gift

27 Dec '17 - 30 Dec '17
Price: £22 adult / £20 concession / £15 child
After a successful launch of their festive edition last year, MagicFest Christmas are delighted to…
MagicFest Christmas Special: The Secret Gift

Capital Sci-Fi Con 2018

03 Jan '18 - 04 Jan '18
Price: See website for details
The two day sci-fi, comic book and movie convention will be returning to Edinburgh from 3-4…
Capital Sci-Fi Con 2018

Ellen Kent's La Traviata

29 Mar '18
Price: From £19.40
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international…
Ellen Kent's La Traviata

Edinburgh International Harp Festival 2018

30 Mar '18 - 04 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
Held on the beautiful grounds of Merchiston Castle School, EIHF annually welcomes a healthy mix of…
Edinburgh International Harp Festival 2018

Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

30 Mar '18 - 31 Mar '18
Price: From £19.40
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international…
Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly