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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

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

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

16 Sep '16 - 19 Feb '17
Price: Free
Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing…
Amphibians & Reptiles, Finalist © David Doubilet

Nordic Modernist Design

23 Sep '16 - 12 Feb '17
Price: Free
Discover a remarkable collection of Modernist jewellery, glassware and ceramics. This small…
National Museums Scotland

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

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

A Calendar of Memories

15 Nov '16 - 13 Dec '16
Price: Free, ticketed
A relaxed session of stories, songs, laughter & reminiscence in the Storytelling Court. Hosted…
A Calendar of Memories

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

Edinburgh's Christmas 2016

18 Nov '16 - 07 Jan '17
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh’s Christmas is back from 18 November 2016 – 7 January 2017, promising a…
Edinburgh's Christmas

Makers & Friends: UK makers on the High St

22 Nov '16 - 19 Dec '16
Price: Free
We're a creative community that pops up on High Streets all over the UK. From our launch at…
Makers & Friends

Folk Drama: Play in a Day

26 Nov '16 - 30 Dec '16
Price: £5
A series of community-led plays, based around traditional folk drama, featuring the all-star…
Folk Drama: Play in a Day

Family Ceilidh

26 Nov '16 - 30 Dec '16
Price: £5
Come with family and friends to dance well-known Scottish dances and sing well-known songs. All the…
Family Ceilidh

The Dark Hand Over Onion Street

09 Dec '16 - 10 Dec '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
by Sam Siggs Malevolent forces have a hold over the young inhabitants of Onion Street. Will…
The Dark Hand Over Onion Street

Babes in the Wood

09 Dec '16 - 10 Dec '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
by Duncan Kidd If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure to find… no-good…
Babes in the Wood

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

Goldilocks & the Three Bears by Ron Hall

09 Dec '16 - 18 Dec '16
Price: £12/£10
Comedy characters to admire, a dastardly henchman and his side kick to despise, a dame to laugh at…
Goldilocks & the Three Bears

The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars

10 Dec '16
Price: £12/£10 (under 12s free)
Chorus Awards 2016 winners The Edinburgh Singers present a choral celebration of Christmas in the…
The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars

The Frog Prince

10 Dec '16 - 11 Dec '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
by Tim Primrose The Prince has been transmogrified into a frog! Everyone knows how to turn a frog…
The Frog Prince

The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

10 Dec '16
Price: £5
Whatever the weather outside, we're going to make our very own wee snowstorm at the…
The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

Out of the Blue Christmas Arts Market & Bruncheon

10 Dec '16
Price: £1 entry
Artwork and crafts for sale direct from the artists in the relaxed atmosphere of The Out of the…
Out of the Blue

SCO Explore Day: Strauss

10 Dec '16
Price: £35/£10
This Explore Day links to the theme of Strauss’ more intimate works, which runs through the…
SCO Explore Day: Strauss

Bloodwise Reindeer Run 2016

11 Dec '16
Price: Adult £12, Child £6
Bloodwise (previously known as Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research) are holding a very exciting…
Bloodwise Reindeer Run 2016

Mercy Ships Carol Service

13 Dec '16
Price: Free (collection during service)
Mercy Ships, an international charity which operates the world’s largest charity hospital…
Mercy Ships

Tiny Tales: Winter Tails

13 Dec '16
Price: £5
Join the festive fun with Anne Pitcher's winter stories for wee ones. Meet all sorts of…
Tiny Tales: Winter Tails (Anne Pitcher)

Bloodwise: Christmas Carol Concert

13 Dec '16
Price: Adults £10, Child £5
Join us Tuesday 13 December 2016 at 7pm for our family friendly Christmas Carol Concert …
Bloodwise

Cafe Voices: Midwinter Tales

15 Dec '16
Price: £5
Join storytellers from the Centre’s apprenticeship programme for stories, songs and poems to…
Cafe Voices: Midwinter Tales

Step into Christmas

16 Dec '16 - 17 Dec '16
Price: £6
Join Step It Up Dance for creative Christmas storytelling & dance fun! You & your dancing…
Step into Christmas

Jubilo Christmas Carol Concert

17 Dec '16
Price: £12/£10
This year's annual Jubilo Christmas Carol concert is a wonderful mix of old and new. …
Jubilo Christmas Carol Concert

The Spirit of Christmas

17 Dec '16
Price: £12/£8
Returning once again to the wonderful surroundings of Canongate Kirk, this year the St Andew…
The Spirit of Christmas

Puppet Show & Storymaking with Le Petit Monde

17 Dec '16
Price: £6
Join Lapin and his French speaking puppet friends in their Christmas adventure! The show will be…
Le Petit Monde

Phil Cunningham's Christmas Songbook 2016

20 Dec '16 - 22 Dec '16
Price: £24
This amazing line-up of the “Landed Gentry” of Scottish Folk Music.   Eddi…
Phil Cunningham's Christmas Songbook 2016

Stories Round the Tree

23 Dec '16 - 24 Dec '16
Price: £5
Join storyteller and puppeteer Sylvia Troon for a magical Christmas afternoon of wintry tales, all…
Stories Round the Tree

MagicFest Christmas Special: Collection of Wonders

27 Dec '16 - 30 Dec '16
Price: £18/£16 conc/£14 child
Edinburgh is already known as a capital of magic for its connections to Harry Potter, host of the…
MagicFest Christmas Special: Collection of Wonders

Sprogmanay

30 Dec '16 - 01 Jan '17
Price: Free (drop-in)
Join us for three days of Hogmanay family fun. The Museum will become a hub for New Year…
Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Guid Crack: The Daft Days

30 Dec '16
Price: By donation (suggest £5/£4)
'Let mirth abound, let social cheer, invest the dawning of the year...' (Robert Fergusson,…
Guid Crack: The Daft Days

Edinburgh's Hogmanay

30 Dec '16 - 01 Dec '17
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay is Scotland’s world-famous new year festival, presenting three…
Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Hogmanay Family Ceilidh

31 Dec '16
Price: Free (drop-in)
Enjoy an afternoon of whirling and birling for all ages with the Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band.…
Hogmanay Family Ceilidh

The Hogmanay Snow Ball

31 Dec '16 - 01 Jan '17
Price: See website for details
The capital's biggest indoor Hogmanay event is back for a 3rd year. It's at the city's…
The Hogmanay Snow Ball

Edinburgh Quartet - Revolution

11 Jan '17
Price: £10/£9
Part of the Edinburgh Quartet’s Revolution! performance project. Programme to include…
Edinburgh Quartet by Neil McDermott

Teeny Tiny Toddler Fest

13 Jan '17 - 22 Jan '17
Price: £14.50/£12.50/£10.50/Under 5s free
It’s back! This January Camera Obscura and World of Illusions once again becomes the place to…
Teeny Tiny Toddler Fest

St Columba's Hospice Burns Supper 2017

27 Jan '17 - 28 Jan '17
Price: £35
Tickets for St Columba’s Hospice Burns Supper are now available. Taking place on Friday 27…
St Columba's Hospice Burns Supper 2017

London Concertante - Vivaldi Four Seasons

03 Feb '17
Price: £19 - £28
Programme • Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik • Pachelbel - Canon in D • Bach…
London Concertante

Gok Wan Fashion Brunch Club

12 Feb '17
Price: £45
Step into February with Gok Wan at the glam The Principal Hotel (formally The George Hotel) in…
Gok Wan Fashion Brunch Club

Capital Sci-Fi Con

18 Feb '17 - 19 Feb '17
Price: From £5 - £18
Edinburgh's Capital Sci-Fi Con (18-19 February 2017) is the ONLY non-for-profit family…
Capital Sci-Fi Con

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

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

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

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...

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

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