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Edinburgh Folk Club

08 Jan '14 - 02 Jul '14
Price: Tickets are £10, £8 (Concession) & £6 (members) unless otherwise stated
The Edinburgh Folk Club meets on a weekly basis within the Pleasance Cabaret Bar in Edinburgh…
Edinburgh Folk Club

Historic Edinburgh from Above

01 Feb '14 - 26 Apr '14
Price: Free
Aero-photography exhibition of Edinburgh in the twentieth century.    This exhibition…
Museum of Edinburgh

Bruce Munro- Field of Light

04 Feb '14 - 27 Apr '14
Price: Free during Gardens opening times.
An enchanting, contemporary light-based art installation that has captured the imaginations of…
Bruce Munro - Field of Light

David Osbaldeston

15 Mar '14 - 27 Apr '14
Price: Free
The Measure of All ThingsCollective is pleased to present The Measure of All Things, an exhibition…

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

17 Mar '14 - 01 Jun '14
Price: Free
Through the lens of wildlife photography this exhibition captures the intrigue and beauty of our…
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The Commonwealth: Gifts to the Queen

21 Mar '14 - 02 Nov '14
Price: Adult £11.30; Concessions £10.30; Under 17 £6.80; Under 5 Free
 In the year that The Commonwealth Games come to Scotland, a display at the Palace of…
Missis Kwin by Mathias Kauage

Power of Ten: Inventing Logarithms

28 Mar '14 - 06 Jul '14
Price: Free
Four hundred years ago, John Napier’s pioneering work on logarithms enabled more…
John Napier

Jannica Honey: Born to be Honey

02 Apr '14 - 20 May '14
Price: Free entry
Born To Be Wide, is pleased to announce an exhibition of Jannica Honey’s music photography,…
Jannica Honey

The Edinburgh Lectures 2014: 'City, Community, Home'

03 Apr '14 - 27 May '14
Price: £5 (plus booking fee)
This year’s theme ‘City, Community, Home’ reflects on a year in which Scotland…
The Edinburgh Lectures

Next of Kin

18 Apr '14 - 18 Mar '15
Price: Free with admission to Edinburgh Castle
1914 brought war to Scotland on an unprecedented scale. How did families cope with the absence and…
Next of Kin

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

22 Apr '14 - 26 Apr '14
Price: From £17 - £43.50
One of the most popular dance productions ever staged, Matthew Bourne's multi award-winning hit…
Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

Wojtek the Bear

24 Apr '14 - 26 Apr '14
Price: £10/£8
A story of love and loyalty, heroism and hope. Theatre Objektiv's award winning production tells…
Wojtek the Bear

Northern Streams 2014

25 Apr '14 - 26 Apr '14
Price: See website for details.
Prepare to sail the seas in April with music, song and dance courtesy of Edinburgh’s…
Northern Streams

Eddie Reader 'Vagabond'

25 Apr '14
Price: £23.50 + booking fee
To celebrate her new album Vagabond, Eddi presents a special evening in the intimate surroundings of…
Eddie Reader

The Taking of Zena Charbonne

26 Apr '14
Price: £12 (£8)
A blistering mix of performance, video & live music. Zena Charbonne, wife of Environment…
The Taking of Zena Charbonne

Homecoming Scotland: Clans & Drams Whisky Month

26 Apr '14 - 31 May '14
Price: See website for details
Open to all, the Society is hosting a kaleidoscope of food and drink experiences with some of…
Scottish Malt Whisky Society

A - Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

26 Apr '14 - 16 Nov '14
Price: Free
For generations, Scotland has been the home and inspiration of a stunning array of visual artists.…
Iona, FCB Cadell (1928)

Edinburgh Argyll Association Ceilidh

26 Apr '14
Price: £6.00, children Free (under 16 and accompanied)
Gaelic songs from  -Iain MacKinnon (Silver Medallist) (with Elizabeth Stewart, piano)…

Bupa Great Edinburgh Run

27 Apr '14
Price: £25 Bupa Great Edinburgh Run/£10 Bupa Junior & Mini Great Edinburgh Run
The famous streets of Scotland’s capital have hosted the Bupa Great Edinburgh Run since…
BUPA Great Edinburgh Run

TradFest Edinburgh

29 Apr '14 - 11 May '14
Price: Various
TradFest Edinburgh · Dùn Èideann is a vibrant festival of folk arts celebrating…
TradFest 2014

Brassed Off

29 Apr '14 - 03 May '14
Price: From £14 - £29.50
To coincide with the 30th anniversary of the Miners' Strike of 1984, we are proud to present…
Brassed Off

Beltane Fire Festival

30 Apr '14 - 01 May '14
Price: £7 advance, £10 on the day
For 25 years the Beltane Fire Society have gathered volunteers, performers and the wider community…
Beltane Fire Festival

Jane Goodall: Reasons for Hope

01 May '14
Price: Adults £15.00; Concessions £12.00; Members £12.00
The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI), Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS) and The University of…
Jane Goodall

Spotlight On: Power of Ten

01 May '14
Price: Free, booking required
In 1614 Scottish scholar John Napier published his ground-breaking work on logarithms. Dr Tacye…
National Museums Scotland

Street Life in Victorian Edinburgh: The Colourful World of Ned Holt

02 May '14 - 29 Jun '14
Price: Free
In Victorian times, Edinburgh’s Old Town was alive with the cries of the street vendors,…
Bagpipes - Ned Holt

Spotlight on Crowdfunding

02 May '14
Price: Free, book tickets in advance
Crowdfunding in the UK and Scotland is booming. In 2012, more than $2.7 billion was raised through…
Nesta Spotlight on Crowdfunding

Imaginate Festival 2014

05 May '14 - 12 May '14
Price: Various
The Imaginate Festival is Scotland’s international festival of performing arts for children…
Imaginate Festival

Uncle Varick

07 May '14 - 10 May '14
Price: From £16.50 - 25
What happens when the rock and roll of swinging sixties London collides with the rock and moss of…
Uncle Varick

Scottish Opera: Madama Butterfly

08 May '14 - 17 May '14
Price: From £10 - £78
Classic, timeless and stylish, Sir David McVicar’s Madama Butterfly has been a firm favourite…
Scottish Opera: Madama Butterfly

Scotland Creates: A Sense of Place

09 May '14 - 31 Aug '14
Price: Free
How do we express our Sense of Place? Since 2012, young people from across Scotland have worked…
Scotland Creates: A Sense of Place

Scottish Birdfair

10 May '14 - 11 May '14
Price: From £10 - £20
Voted “Best Small Festival” at the Scottish Event Awards 2012, the Scottish Birdfair…
Scottish Birdfair 2014

Camille Henrot

10 May '14 - 16 Jun '14
Price: Free
In her work Camille analyses systems of visual information and typologies of cultural production…
Camille Henrot

A Capital View - the Art of Edinburgh

10 May '14 - 06 Jul '14
Price: Free
Riots, sieges, executions, and coronations – Scotland’s capital city, so often at the…
The Entry of George IV into Edinburgh, John Wilson Ewbank

Waverley Care Comedy Birthday Bonanza: Part 1

11 May '14
Price: £8 (£6 student/concession)
Waverley Care is celebrating 25 years of supporting people in Scotland with HIV and Hepatitis C…
Comedy Birthday Bonanza Part 1

The Edinburgh Kiltwalk 2014

11 May '14
Price: From £5 - £20
We're heading back to Murrayfield and Cramond for the 2nd Edinburgh Kiltwalk with Chris…
Kiltwalk 2014

Jo Caulfield Presents...The Speakeasy

13 May '14
Price: £6 - Age 14+
The ever-popular Speakeasy returns with a cross section of exciting performers, hosted by Jo…
Jo Caulfield

Mindfulness for Depression: Theory and Practice

14 May '14
Price: Free, advance booking required.
Wednesday 14th May 2014 is an auspicious date, bringing together the European Year of the…
Mindfulness of Depression: Theory and Practice

Quest for The Power

14 May '14
Price: £5
Quiz Time presents, Quest for The Power!  Join us on the 14th day of May as we begin an epic…
TPK Events: Quest for the Power

Museum Lates: Retro-future

16 May '14
Price: Lates only £12/£10 Members and Concessions; Lates plus jewellery workshop* £20/£18 Members and Concessions.
Step back and forward in time as we take you on a steam-powered journey through our collections,…
Museum Lates

The Scottish Kennel Club Championship Dog Show

16 May '14 - 18 May '14
Price: Adults - £5.00 Children/Senior Citizens - £3.00 Family Tickets - £12.00 (admits 2 adults and up to 2 children)
A great day out for all of the family.Judging commences at 9.30am. 16th May 2014 - Hound,…
Scottish Kennel Club

Festival of Museums

16 May '14 - 18 May '14
Price: See website for details
There’s something for everyone at this year’s Festival of Museums, with over 80…
Festival of Museums

James Craig - Unplugged

17 May '14
Price: Free
A fascinating insight into the life of James Craig, who at 26 years old, won a competition to…
Edinburgh Museums & Galleries

Stockbridge & New Town Community Orchestra

18 May '14
Price: Tickets £6 (£4 concessions) at the door
Our next concert will be on Sunday 18 May 2014, 7:30 p.m at Stockbridge Parish Church, Saxe Coburg…
Stockbridge & New Town Community Orchestra

Scottish Ballet: Romeo & Juliet

21 May '14 - 24 May '14
Price: From £15.50 - £37.50
Dance meets drama with powerful effect in Scottish Ballet’s iconic and vivid reinterpretation…
Scottish Ballet

Edinburgh's World Heritage

22 May '14
Price: Free
The Old and New Towns of Edinburgh were inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. This…
Edinburgh Museums & Galleries

Zoo Nights 2014

23 May '14 - 27 Jun '14
Price: £20 plus booking fee (£17 plus booking fee for RZSS members)
The award-winning Edinburgh Zoo Nights returns for 2014. As last year’s events sold out…
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

2.8 Hours Later

23 May '14 - 31 May '14
Price: From £28 pp
Edinburgh is on lockdown, the infection is spreading and panic is taking hold… the zombies…
2.8 Hours Later

Edinburgh Old Town: from a windswept ridge to a capital city

24 May '14
Price: Free
Scotland’s ancient Capital, Auld Reekie is an upstart newcomer! So how did the city seize…
Edinburgh Museums & Galleries

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

24 May '14 - 25 May '14
Price: From £7.95 - £52.95 (plus booking fee)
2014 promises to be a massive year for sport in Scotland. But don’t just be a spectator, you…
Edinburgh Marathon Festival

The Edinburgh Light Orchestra

24 May '14
Price: £10.50; £9.00 and £7.00
With the emphasis on ‘easy-listening’, Edinburgh’s premier concert orchestra…
Edinburgh Light Orchestra


24 May '14
Price: £10/£8 conc.
Rudsambee is a group of about twenty singers based in Edinburgh. The name comes from the Gaelic…
Rudsambee: Company of Singers

Gardening Scotland

30 May '14 - 01 Jun '14
Price: £13 - £15. Children under 16 go free.
The national gardening and outdoor living show returns this summer bringing with it everything you…
Gardening Scotland 2014

Platform 2

06 Jun '14 - 08 Nov '14
Price: Free
Edinburgh’s Waverley station is set to host a market under its famous glass canopy for the…
LocalMotive Markets

The MoonWalk Scotland 2014

07 Jun '14 - 08 Jun '14
Price: New Moon £32.50, Half Moon and Full Moon £47.50, Over the Moon £72.50 (plus booking fee)
Kapow! Entries for the iconic night-time fundraising event, The MoonWalk Scotland, are now open!…
Moonwalk Scotland

Avenue Q

10 Jun '14 - 14 Jun '14
Price: From £15 - £29.50
Winner of the TONY Triple Crown for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh,…
Avenue Q

Race for Life

15 Jun '14
Price: From £10
Show cancer who’s boss by taking on a 5k or a 10k Race for Life event. Run, walk or dance your…
Race for Life 2014

Edinburgh International Film Festival

18 Jun '14 - 29 Jun '14
Price: Various
Established in 1947, the Edinburgh International Film Festival is renowned around the world for…
Edinburgh International Film Festival

Royal Highland Show

19 Jun '14 - 22 Jun '14
Price: From £18 - 25
With the RHS a must-attend event for business, pleasure or indeed a bit of both! The 174th Royal…
Royal Highland Show 2014

Ming: The Golden Empire

27 Jun '14 - 19 Oct '14
Price: £10/£8/£6.50 (Under 12s free)
Discover the extraordinary story of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), a period of China’s…
National Museums Scotland

Edinburgh International Magic Festival

27 Jun '14 - 04 Jul '14
Price: See website for details.
Edinburgh International Magic Festival is a new addition to the programme of Edinburgh Festivals…
Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Caitlin Moran

11 Jul '14
Price: From £20
CAITLIN MORAN LIVE! HOW TO BUILD A GIRL In order to get out of doing her fair share of the…
Caitlin Moran

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

18 Jul '14 - 27 Jul '14
Price: Various
The biggest of its kind in Britain, the Jazz & Blues Festival gets the festival season off to a…
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Scotland's National Airshow

26 Jul '14
Price: From £17
Scotland's National Airshow at the National Museum of Flight, East Fortune, is a spectacular day…
National Museums Scotland

Edinburgh Art Festival

31 Jul '14 - 31 Aug '14
Price: Various
Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is the UK's largest annual celebration of visual art.…
Edinburgh Art Festival

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

01 Aug '14 - 25 Aug '14
Price: Various
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August…
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014

Urban / Suburban

01 Aug '14 - 19 Oct '14
Price: Free
Based on work acquired through the National Collecting Scheme for Scotland (NCSS), Urban/Suburban…
Town, by Carol Rhodes

Where do I end and you begin

01 Aug '14 - 19 Oct '14
Price: Free
As part of the Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme, and during the year of Homecoming Scotland,…
Where do I end and you begin

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

01 Aug '14 - 23 Aug '14
Price: From £25 - £60 (see website for details)
The 2014 Tattoo will celebrate Our Home, Friends and Family. As Scotland prepares to welcome the…
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

07 Aug '14
Price: See website for details.
The office of Poet Laureate is a special honour awarded by the Sovereign to a poet whose work is…
Royal Collection Trust

Edinburgh International Festival

08 Aug '14 - 31 Aug '14
Price: Various
The Edinburgh International Festival has been connecting audiences and artists for over sixty years.…
Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh International Book Festival

09 Aug '14 - 25 Aug '14
Price: Various
The Edinburgh International Book Festival is the largest public celebration of the written word in…
Edinburgh International Book Festival

The Carole Nash Great Scottish Bike Show

09 Aug '14 - 10 Aug '14
Price: Advance £6; On the gate £8. Under 12s free.
The Classic Bike Shows team is returning to Scotland once again in 2014, and is delighted to…
The Carole Nash Great Scottish Bike Show

Benny Gallagher In Concert

14 Aug '14 - 15 Aug '14
Price: £20. On sale from 5th of May.
An intimate evening of songs and stories with the legendary Scottish singer-songwriter Benny…
Benny Gallagher - Freshman Guitars

Edinburgh Mela

29 Aug '14 - 31 Aug '14
Price: Entry £4 adults, under 12s go free
The Edinburgh Mela is Scotland's biggest and best celebration of world music and dance. The…
Edinburgh Mela

Scottish International Storytelling Centre

24 Oct '14 - 02 Nov '14
Price: Various
A ten-day celebration of live storytelling, oral traditions and cultural diversity, bringing…
Scottish International Storytelling Centre