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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…

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

Canongate Stars & Stories: Illuminated Trail

09 Nov '17 - 31 Mar '18
Price: Free
The Canongate has a fascinating history of writing, publishing and performance, and as a way of…
Canongate Stars & Stories

Down to Earth

10 Nov '17 - 01 Apr '18
Price: Free
Celebrating the centenary of the Strathmore Meteorite, Down to Earth reunites the four fragments…
Down to Earth

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

Modernist Jewellery

01 Dec '17 - 29 Apr '18
Price: Free
Discover a generation of designers and makers who embraced innovative and diverse influences, from…
Modernist Jewellery

Queens for a Day

15 Dec '17 - 11 Mar '18
Price: Free
Over the course of this year, Citizen Curator has been investigating the history of gala days,…
Queens for a Day

Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India 1875-6

15 Dec '17 - 15 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
In October 1875, the Prince of Wales set off on a four-month tour of the Indian Subcontinent,…
Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India 1875-6

Bruno Groening: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path

13 Jan '18 - 30 Jun '18
Price: Free, donations accepted
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the…
Bruno Groening

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19 Jan '18 - 29 Apr '18
Price: £8/£6
Taking over our largest exhibition gallery for the first time, this immersive and atmospheric…
'The insiders' by Qing Lin, China

Edinburgh Lumen

08 Feb '18 - 11 Mar '18
Price: Free
Edinburgh will dazzle this February with Edinburgh Lumen - a stunning immersive visual and sound…
Ocean of Light (Credit Aeoilian Light,  Quays Culture)

A World in Transition

13 Feb '18 - 15 May '18
Price: Free
Humanity is facing unbearable pressures - war, terrorism, global warming, environmental destruction,…
A World in Transition

TTWM: Yoko Pwno x The Honey Farm

03 Mar '18
Price: £8
Edinburgh based Yoko Pwno present an exciting new take on the music of their native Scotland.…
Yoko Pwno

A Man's A Man For A' Whit? (Work in Progress)

03 Mar '18
Price: £5
As part of the Burns Unbroke festival, the “fiercely curious” (The Herald) young…
A Man's A Man For A' Whit? (Work in Progress)

The Scottish A Cappella Championships 2018

03 Mar '18
Price: See website for details
For the first time in its history, the Scottish A Cappella Championships will be held in Edinburgh! …
The Scottish A Cappella Championships 2018

Summerhall Scratch

08 Mar '18 - 09 Mar '18
Price: £5
Join us for an evening or two of fresh new work across all genres, hosted by Mamoru Iriguchi.…
Summerhall Scratch

David Olusoga: Civilisations

08 Mar '18
Price: £6/£5
Kenneth Clark’s 1970s landmark TV series Civilisation changed lives. It brought new…
David Olusoga: Civilisations

Meats & Beats Festival

09 Mar '18 - 10 Mar '18
Price: £8
After a sell-out inaugural festival last year, Meats & Beats Festival returns to Edinburgh on…
Meats & Beats Festival

47 soul Album Launch

09 Mar '18
Price: £10
47soul السبعة و أربعين - the Arab electronic hip-hop supergroup will release…
47 soul

EUCC: Musica Europa

09 Mar '18
Price: £10/£5
EUCC presents a celebration of European choral music from across the centuries. Palestrina's…
EUCC: Musica Europa

Wild Night with Neu! Reekie!

09 Mar '18
Price: £12/£10
On Friday 9 March take a walk on the wild side with avant-garde noisemakers Neu! Reekie! as they…
Wild Night with Neu! Reekie!

The Edinburgh Highland Reel & Strathspey Society Annual Concert

10 Mar '18
Price: £14/£12/£8
The Edinburgh Highland Reel & Strathspey Society is pleased to return to The Queen’s Hall…
The Edinburgh Highland Reel & Strathspey Society Annual Concert

NEHH presents... Out Lines

17 Mar '18
Price: £14
Three of the country's most intriguing, exciting artists - Twilight Sad's James Graham,…
NEHH presents... Out Lines

NEHH presents... Out Lines

17 Mar '18
Price: £14
Three of the country’s most intriguing, exciting artists come together as Out Lines to release…
Out Lines

Soundhouse: Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

19 Mar '18
Price: £11
With their landmark 5th album, Personae, husband and wife duo Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman…
Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman (Credit Nikki Bidgood)

UK Asian Film Festival

22 Mar '18 - 25 Mar '18
Price: See website for details
UKAFF celebrates 20 Years with a national programme of female-centric screenings and events. …
UK Asian Film Festival

The Jellyman's Daughter

22 Mar '18
Price: £12/£10
The Jellyman’s Daughter lands squarely in the middle of a strange crossroads between…
The Jellyman's Daughter

NEHH presents... Indigo Velvet

24 Mar '18
Price: £12
Dubbed ‘Tropical-pop’ thanks to fun, upbeat songs, African rhythms and…
NEHH presents... Indigo Velvet (Credit: Cameron Brisbane)

The Colinton & Merchiston Choir - Music for Easter

25 Mar '18
Price: Free
Programme: Stainer - The Crucifixion; 'How lovely are thy dwellings' Brahms; 'They that…
The Colinton & Merchiston Choir

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

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

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

Whitburn and Cory in Concert

05 Apr '18
Price: £15/£12/£8
Cory are the pride of Wales and the world's number one ranked brass band. Multiple National,…
Whitburn and Cory in Concert

Bilingualism Matters

05 Apr '18
Price: £5
Discover the benefits of bilingualism for the brain. Linguist Prof Antonella Sorace explores the…
Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Chess Congress 2018

06 Apr '18 - 08 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Congress is the largest weekend annual chess event held in Scotland. The top event…
Chess Edinburgh

Patrick Geddes: Building Outlooks Talk

09 Apr '18
Price: £7
Sir Patrick Geddes (1854-1932) was a Scottish sociologist and pioneering town planner, known for…
Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Comic Con 2018 - Hero Conventions

14 Apr '18 - 15 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
Returning for their fifth year, Edinburgh Comic Con will once more bring it’s own unique…
Edinburgh Comic Con 2018 - Hero Conventions

Youth Talent Showcase

14 Apr '18
Price: From £3.50
Forget the X-Factor We Bring you the Youth Factor! On Saturday 14th of April 2018 The Youth Radio…
Youth Talent Showcase

NEHH presents... Hollie McNish

20 Apr '18
Price: £12
Hollie McNish will be joining us to perform poems, read from and chat honestly and openly from her…
NEHH presents... Hollie McNish

Scottish Vegan Festival

21 Apr '18
Price: £3 standard entry / £15 VIP ticket
Approximately 100 stalls mainly featuring food though there will be charity, beauty, clothing…

NEHH presents... Broken Records

26 Apr '18
Price: £14
Having recently celebrated their 10th anniversary, Edinburgh’s Broken Records return in…
Broken Records. Credit: Solen Collet

NEHH presents... A Hawk and A Hacksaw

27 Apr '18
Price: £14
A Hawk and A Hacksaw return with new record ‘Forest Bathing’ this year, inspired by…
A Hawk and A Hacksaw (credit Louis Schalk)

Songs of the Roma

29 Apr '18
Price: £12/£10
Returning to Summerhall for the first time since their acclaimed 2016 Made in Scotland Fringe…
Songs of the Roma

NEHH presents... Shonen Knife

01 May '18
Price: £15
Shonen Knife are a ground-breaking all-female Japanese, pop-punk rock trio formed in Osaka in…
NEHH presents... Shonen Knife - credit Stephen Booth

Canaletto & the Art of Venice

11 May '18 - 04 Nov '18
Price: See website for details
The exhibition takes the visitor on a journey from the quayside houses and workshops on the Grand…
Canaletto & the Art of Venice

NEHH presents... Kris Drever

09 Jun '18
Price: £16.50
Scottish songwriter Kris Drever (Lau) celebrated a decade of critical and commercial success by…
Kris Drever

Budapest Cafe Orchestra

23 Jun '18
Price: £15/£14
Led by leading violinist and composer, Christian Garrick, the Budapest Café Orchestra play…
Budapest Cafe Orchestra

Edinburgh Festival of Wine

03 Nov '18
Price: £25.00
A well-known figure on the Edinburgh wine scene, Tom Cannavan is an award-winning wine writer…
Edinburgh Festival of Wine