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Edinburgh Medical School Public Lecture Series 2016/17

16 Nov '16 - 15 Mar '17
Price: Free, register in advance
The Edinburgh Medical School integrates research and teaching across our three Deaneries:…
The University of Edinburgh

Monkey Business

09 Dec '16 - 23 Apr '17
Price: See website for details
This family-friendly exhibition, opening in December 2016, explores the world of primates, from…
Monkey Business

Scottish Snowdrop Festival: Snowdrop Walks

01 Feb '17 - 15 Mar '17
Price: Adult - £6/ Child - free
Organised by garden tourism organisation Discover Scottish Gardens and supported by VisitScotland,…
Scottish Snowdrop Festival 2017

Scottish Pottery: Art & Innovation Exhibition

03 Feb '17 - 25 Jun '17
Price: Free
Over 250 years ago Scottish industry began producing a wide range of pottery, from everyday ware…
Scottish Pottery: Art & Innovation Exhibition

Edinburgh's Georgian Shadows

23 Feb '17 - 26 Mar '17
Price: Free
Edinburgh’s Georgian Shadows is an innovative lighting event that will give a glimpse of…
Edinburgh's Georgian Shadows

Hidden Door Festival Launch Party

03 Mar '17 - 04 Mar '17
Price: £9/£7
Join us for exclusive programme announcements then delight in a sizzling multi-sensory night of…
Hidden Door Festival

Gather Festival

04 Mar '17 - 12 Mar '17
Price: See website for details
Gather Festival celebrates the diverse community and culture of the University of Edinburgh, with…
Gather Festival

Startup Festival 2017

08 Mar '17
Price: Free, register in advance
The Startup Festival invites everyone to celebrate Edinburgh as a great city for starting up. Over…
Startup Festival 2017

Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage

08 Mar '17
Price: £10/£9/£7
Huddled round a single microphone, singing intimate duets with just mountain dulcimer, dobro and…
Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage

Spotlight On: History of Hydroelectric in Scotland

09 Mar '17
Price: Free – tickets required
Hydroelectric power has played a major part in the social and economic development of Scotland for…
Spotlight On: History of Hydroelectric in Scotland

Museum Late: Monkey Business

10 Mar '17
Price: From £10 - £20
Gather your troops and join us for a night of fun, frivolity and some monkeying around. Whether…
Museum Late: Monkey Business

Edinburgh International Swim Meet (50m) 2017

10 Mar '17 - 12 Mar '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh International is Britain's biggest International Meet with Olympic, World,…
East District

Edinburgh Highland Reel & Strathspey Society Annual Concert

11 Mar '17
Price: £14/£12/£8
Yla Steven BEM: musical directorRobert Lovie: compereColette Ruddy: mezzo sopranoMartin Duncan:…
Edinburgh Highland Reel & Strathspey Society

Chamber Orchestras of Oxford & Edinburgh Universities

15 Mar '17
Price: Advance £9/£5.50; On door £10/£6
A groundbreaking collaboration between the University of Oxford and University of Edinburgh's…
Chamber Orchestras of Oxford & Edinburgh Universities

Maria Merian's Butterflies

17 Mar '17 - 23 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
In 1699, the German artist and entomologist Maria Sibylla Merian set sail with her youngest daughter…
Maria Merian's Butterflies

The Suit: Form, Function and Style

19 Mar '17
Price: Free- tickets required
For over 400 years the tailored suit has dominated wardrobes the world over. Its simple forms,…
The Suit: Form, Function and Style

The Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace

21 Mar '17
Price: See website for details
This new event from Social Enterprise Scotland is a busy marketplace of social enterprises from…
The Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace

Colinton & Merchiston Choir - Spring Concert

26 Mar '17
Price: Free (retiring collection)
Colinton & Merchiston Choir perform Dvorak Mass in D. …

Soundhouse: Southern Tenant Folk Union

27 Mar '17
Price: £11
The acclaimed and award-winning Edinburgh based folk, roots and bluegrass collective Southern Tenant…
Southern Tenant Folk Union (Credit: Sandy Butler)

Edinburgh Quartet - Revolution

27 Mar '17
Price: £15/£12/£5
To mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution the Edinburgh Quartet presents a programme which…
Edinburgh Quartet by Neil McDermott

Spotlight On: Scottish Pottery

28 Mar '17
Price: Auditorium, Level 1
Assistant Curator Adrienne Hynes introduces Scottish pottery from the late 18th century to 1900.…
Spotlight On: Scottish Pottery

Edinburgh International Harp Festival

31 Mar '17 - 05 Apr '17
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

Edinburgh Chess Congress 2017

31 Mar '17 - 02 Apr '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Congress is the largest weekend annual chess event held in Scotland. The top…

The Night With...Emma Lloyd and Joanna Nicholson

11 Apr '17
Price: £10/£8
The Night With… returns in 2017 for a second season of salon style concerts presenting…
The Night with...

Simply Dylan

13 Apr '17
Price: £14
No frills, no gimmicks, no pretence SIMPLY DYLAN is John O'Connell's personal exploration…
Simply Dylan

Edinbugrh Comic Con 2017

15 Apr '17 - 16 Apr '17
Price: Tickets from £14
Hero Convention's Edinburgh Comic Con returns to the EICC in April 2017.…
Edinbugrh Comic Con 2017

NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert 2017 - The Americas

15 Apr '17
Price: £16/£10/£2.50
During this spring concert at Edinburgh’s Usher Hall, NYOS Symphony Orchestra perform an…
Chloe Hanslip

Little Love & The Friendly Vibes Album Launch

15 Apr '17
Price: See website for details
Little Love and The Friendly Vibes are a five piece fun pop band from Edinburgh. Formed in the…
Little Love & The Friendly Vibes

Edinburgh Quartet - Rush Hour Series

19 Apr '17
Price: £10/£9
As a prelude to their forthcoming collaboration with the National Youth Dance Company of Scotland…
Edinburgh Quartet by Neil McDermott

Beltane Fire Festival 2017

30 Apr '17 - 01 May '17
Price: £8-£10
Celebrate the first signs of summer with the Beltane Fire Society. Our thirtieth reimagining of…
Credit: Simon Kowalczyk

Grant Stott's Tales from Behind the Mic

07 May '17
Price: £17.50
 Following his appearances in the sold out, Fringe First Winning "Kiss Me Honey,…
Grant Stott's Tales from Behind the Mic

Hidden Door Festival 2017

26 May '17 - 04 Jun '17
Price: See website for details
Hidden Door - the multi arts festival that takes places in abandoned spaces around Edinburgh -…
Hidden Door Festival 2017

Forth Rail Abseil

28 May '17
Price: See website for details
Calling all thrill seekers! This is an amazing opportunity to complete a 165ft freefall…
Forth Rail Abseil

The MoonWalk Scotland 2017

10 Jun '17 - 11 Jun '17
Price: From £15 - £48.50
Sign up now for The MoonWalk Scotland Jungle Safari at Holyrood Park, organised by…
The MoonWalk Scotland 2017

Edinburgh Quartet - Dance

14 Jun '17
Price: £15/£12/£5
A programme with dance at its heart, starting off with Haydn’s String Quartet Op 77 No 2…
Edinburgh Quartet

Edinburgh Foraging

25 Aug '17 - 27 Aug '17
Price: Adult £40/ Under 16s £20/ Under 12s Free
This course is a simple foraging walk where we expect to be able to identify a selection of edible…
Edinburgh Foraging

An Evening With David Sedaris

09 Sep '17
Price: £33
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s…
David Sedaris (Credit: Ingrid Christie)