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Platform 2

01 Jan '15 - 18 Dec '15
Price: Free
Edinburgh’s Waverley station is set to host a market under its famous glass canopy for the…
LocalMotive Markets

Helmand Return

27 Feb '15 - 31 Mar '16
Price: Free with admission to Edinburgh Castle
Five years after his poignant exhibition Helmand: Faces of Conflict, renowned photographer Robert…
'Sandhurst in the Sun,' Camp Qargha, Kabul

Masters of Japanese Porcelain

06 Mar '15 - 30 Aug '15
Price: Free
In the late 19th century, new markets and technologies inspired innovation in the Japanese ceramic…
Masters of Japanese Porcelain

Fully Fashioned: The Pringle of Scotland Story

10 Apr '15 - 16 Aug '15
Price: Free
Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Pringle of Scotland at the National Museum of Scotland.…
Fully Fashioned: The Pringle of Scotland Story

Waterloo: After the Battle

15 May '15 - 27 Sep '15
Price: Free
To mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, find out more about the impact of the…
Waterloo: After the Battle

Photography: A Victorian Sensation

19 Jun '15 - 22 Nov '15
Price: See website for details
Meet the pioneers of photography and discover how the Victorian craze for the photograph…
Photography: A Victorian Sensation

Edinburgh Festival Wheel

13 Jul '15 - 06 Sep '15
Price: £8/£6/£25 family ticket
Festival season is almost upon us and the arrival of the Edinburgh Festival Wheel this year means…
Edinburgh Festival Wheel

Dobbie's Urban Garden Summer Events

14 Jul '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: Free
Dobbies will be hosting some exciting events in July in their unique garden space in the centre of…
Dobbie's Parklets

Edinburgh Art Festival

30 Jul '15 - 30 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is the UK's largest annual festival of visual…

'Dimmi' (Tell Me)

01 Aug '15 - 16 Aug '15
Price: Free
‘Dimmi (Tell Me)’ is a group exhibition by recipients of the Royal Scottish Academy…
Rickie Cheung

Prehistoric Horticulture Gardens Tour

05 Aug '15
Price: £8 (Members £6)
Join head gardener Rab Harden as he takes you around the Dinosaurs Return! exhibition describing the…
Prehistoric Horticulture Gardens Tour

Todd Gordon - Sinatra: 100 Years - Celebrating Frank Sinatra's Centenary

06 Aug '15 - 30 Aug '15
Price: £10
Todd Gordon and his musicians. In short, we’ll let others speak! 'Doing it his way, the…
Todd Gordon - Sinatra: 100 Years - Celebrating Frank Sinatra's Centenary

Scottish Artists 1750 - 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent

06 Aug '15 - 07 Feb '16
Price: £6.60/£6/£3.30
This is the first ever exhibition devoted to Scottish art in the Royal Collection and brings…
The Defence of Saragossa , Sir David Wilkie

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

07 Aug '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August…
Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Just Festival

07 Aug '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
Just Festival is one of Edinburgh's most exciting and diverse festivals. It features over 300…
Just Festival

Edinburgh International Festival

07 Aug '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
Every August, the Edinburgh International Festival transforms one of the world's most beautiful…
Edinburgh International Festival

Classic Summer Spectacular - Cancelled

08 Aug '15
Price: Please see website for details
The Management regret to announce that due to adverse weather conditions the Classic Summer…
Classic Summer Spectacular

Edinburgh Vegan Festival

08 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
The organisers of the Newcastle Vegan Festival are delighted to be bringing the first ever vegan…
Vegan Festival

Gallery 37

13 Aug '15
Price: Free
Explore the diverse selection of work created by young people (aged 14-19), who have taken part in…
Gallery 37

Museum After Hours: Friday Fringe Takeover

14 Aug '15 - 28 Aug '15
Price: £16/£14
Enjoy a unique flavour of the Fringe and explore our galleries after hours across three…
Museum After Hours: Friday Fringe Takeover

Edinburgh International Book Festival

15 Aug '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
Set in a specially created tented village in Charlotte Square Gardens in the heart of Edinburgh, the…
Edinburgh International Book Festival

CJ: The Autobiography of CJ de Mooi

18 Aug '15
Price: Free, no ticket required
CJ from Eggheads on BBC 2 will be signing copies of his new book CJ: The Autobiography of CJ de…
CJ: The Autobiography of CJ de Mooi

Edinburgh Macmillan Art Show: Milk and Honey?

27 Aug '15 - 30 Aug '15
Price: Free
Art has long been a source of joy and comfort, both for creator and viewer. This is reflected in the…
Eoin Francis McCormack ,Black Dots Yellow Stencil

Guid Crack: A Canuck in Scotland

28 Aug '15
Price: By donation (suggest £3)
Canadian storyteller Michael Williams shares stories that link Canada and Scotland, gathered during…
Guid Crack: A Canuck in Scotland

Bee Festival

28 Aug '15 - 31 Aug '15
Price: Free with zoo entry
Bees are the most important pollinators on the planet – did you know that more than one third…
Bee Festival

Edinburgh Mela Festival

29 Aug '15 - 30 Aug '15
Price: Adults - £4; Children under 12 - Free
For over twenty years we’ve been bringing outstanding world music and gorgeous international…
Edinburgh Mela Festival

Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

31 Aug '15
Price: See website for details
The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings Edinburgh’s summer festival season to a…
Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

Highland Wildlife Park: is it a 21st Century Ark?

02 Sep '15
Price: Free, registration required
As well as the usual update on breeding successes, new developments and some of the frustrations…
Victoria, by Alex Riddell

In Film: Kaare Espolin Johnson & Johannes Sveinsson Kjarval

05 Sep '15
Price: Free (ticketed)
Two special film screenings about the life and work of two exceptional Nordic artists, Kaare Espolin…
In Film: Kaare Espolin Johnson & Johannes Sveinsson Kjarval

Aviva Tour of Britain

09 Sep '15
Price: Free
Wednesday 9 September will see the Aviva Tour of Britain visit Edinburgh for the first time with…
Aviva Tour of Britain

Waterloo: The Aftermath

09 Sep '15
Price: £6/£5
Paul O'Keeffe, author of Waterloo: The Aftermath and a new edition of Walter Scott's…
Waterloo: The Aftermath

SAMH Firewalk

10 Sep '15
Price: £20 (plus sponsorship required)
Firewalking is an ancient ritual in many cultures dating back to 1200BC, used as a rite of passage…
SAMH Firewalk

Little Red Riding Hood and Friends

15 Sep '15
Price: £6 per child
Little Red Riding Hood's friend arrives to tell us the story but has a problem, there are no…
Little Red Riding Hood and Friends

Edinburgh Folk Club: Robin Laing

16 Sep '15
Price: £10/£9
Robin Laing is a Scottish folk-singer and songwriter. Robin is originally from Edinburgh, and…
Robin Laing

Cafe Voices: East meets West

17 Sep '15
Price: £5
Celebrate the differences and similarities between two sides of our world, through story, song and…
Cafe Voices: East meets West

The Silversmith's Art: Made in Britain Today

18 Sep '15 - 04 Jan '16
Price: Free
This ground-breaking exhibition celebrates the exceptional creativity and skill which make Britain…
Shiela McDonald, © The Goldsmiths Company

The Nudge

19 Sep '15
Price: £25 (includes goody bag with T-shirt, meal)
5 miles of fun Join in the action and enjoy a fun filled day with the family. We have a variety…
The Nudge

Dinosaur Zoo

19 Sep '15 - 20 Sep '15
Price: £13.50 - £16
Dare to get up close and personal! Dinosaur Zoo brings these awe-inspiring prehistoric creatures to…
Dinosaur Zoo

The Push

19 Sep '15
Price: £75 (includes goody bag with T-shirt, medal, 4 meals and refreshments, sports massage and more)
Fancy an ultimate challenge in Pentland Hills? Want to get git this Summer, while rasing money…
The Push

Memory Walk 2015

20 Sep '15
Price: £10/£5
Join Alzheimer Scotland for a fun family day out to raise funds for people living with dementia in…
Memory Walk 2015

Strengthening Connection: One School's Story

22 Sep '15
Price: Free (ticketed)
In 2013, the staff at Pitteuchar East Primary School in Fife found themselves changing the way they…
Strengthening Connection: One School's Story

Cafe Ceilidh: Changing Seasons

22 Sep '15
Price: Free, non-ticketed
Join Linten Adie and friends from the Scots Music Group for a free afternoon of songs and music in…
Cafe Ceilidh: Changing Seasons

All My Sons

22 Sep '15 - 26 Aug '15
Price: From £14 - £29.50
Rapture Theatre present Arthur Miller’s powerful drama set in the aftermath of the Second…
All My Sons

Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Malcolm Appleby

22 Sep '15
Price: £6/£5
The Glenmorangie Annual Lecture series explores links between contemporary art and archaeology. The…
Glenmorangie Annual Lecture: Malcolm Appleby

Guid Crack: Tales of Whisky

25 Sep '15
Price: By donation (suggest £3)
Through decades of storytelling Stuart McHardy has developed an affy drouth (great thirst) that can…
Guid Crack: Tales of Whisky

Abigail Ahern: Design Masterclass

26 Sep '15
Price: See website for details
As the "the high priestess of interiors", Abigail is the perfect guide to show you how to…
Abigail Ahern: Design Masterclass

Ocean Film Festival

26 Sep '15
Price: £13.50
The Ocean Film Festival showcases the world’s most amazing ocean films from above and below…
Ocean Film Festival

The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

26 Sep '15
Price: £5 per child
Journey from the streets of the Old Town to hidden glens in the Highlands and back again with games,…
The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

Scottish Ballet: Autumn 2015

29 Sep '15 - 30 Sep '15
Price: From £13.50 - £26.50
Bryan Arias Motion of Displacement – World PremiereWinner of the 6th Copenhagen International…
Scottish Ballet: Autumn 2015

Brave New World

29 Sep '15 - 03 Oct '15
Price: From £14.00 - £29.50
Aldous Huxley’s ingenious fantasy of the future bursts into life on our stage in a world…
Brave New World

Scott Gibson: Life After Death

02 Oct '15
Price: £10/£8
RNT in association with Dead Sheep Comedy present the Debut Solo Show from Scotland’s hottest…
Scott Gibson: Life After Death

Friends Electric

03 Oct '15
Price: £7.50
The Professor has spent her life with robots. She has built them, tested them, broken them and…
Friends Electric

Victorian Photography: A Scottish Perspective

03 Oct '15
Price: £30/£25
Join our panel of speakers as they discuss the pioneers of early Scottish photography and their…
Victorian Photography: A Scottish Perspective

Shawshank Redemption

05 Oct '15 - 10 Oct '15
Price: From £15 - £30.50
Despite protests of innocence, Andy Dufresne is handed a double life sentence for the brutal murder…
Shawshank Redemption

STOMP

06 Oct '15 - 11 Oct '15
Price: From £16 -
The award-winning smash hit returns to Edinburgh for one week only. With new routines, new music and…
STOMP

Creepy Crawlies 2015

10 Oct '15 - 25 Oct '15
Price: Free with Zoo admission
They’re creepy and they’re crawly, and they’re invading Edinburgh Zoo this October…
Frigate Beetle, by Douglas McCaffrey

Storybook Session!

10 Oct '15
Price: £5 per child
In this fun session, parents and children will be treated to stories from some of the very best…
Storybook Session!

Lord of the Flies

13 Oct '15 - 17 Oct '15
Price: From £14.50 - £32.50
William Golding’s 20th century classic Lord of the Flies explodes onto the stage in a…
Lord of the Flies

Steve Backshall's Wild World

18 Oct '15
Price: From £19.50
Join wildlife TV presenter, adventurer, naturalist and writer Steve Backshall as he takes you on a…
Steve Backshall's Wild World

Rebecca

19 Oct '15 - 24 Oct '15
Price: From £15 - £30.50
Kneehigh is one of the world’s most celebrated theatre companies and their international hits…
Rebecca

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

20 Oct '15 - 21 Oct '15
Price: From £17 - £29
This autumn the fabulous, award-winning, scene-stealing Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (or…
Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Stereography: A talk in 3D

21 Oct '15
Price: £6/£5
Photohistorian Denis Pellerin shares his passion for the ingenious art of stereography. This early…
Stereography: A talk in 3D

National Theatre Live: Hamlet

22 Oct '15
Price: £13.50
Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game,…
Hamlet

Scottish International Storytelling Festival

23 Oct '15 - 01 Nov '15
Price: Various
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival (SISF) is a 10 day celebration of live…
Scottish International Storytelling Centre

Richard Alston Dance Company

24 Oct '15
Price: From £16.50 - £22.50
Richard Alston Dance Company returns, bringing back Martin Lawrance’s extraordinary Burning…
Richard Alston Dance Company

And Then There Were None

26 Oct '15 - 31 Oct '15
Price: From £15 - £30.50
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Agatha Christie Theatre Company, And Then There Were None…

Giselle

27 Oct '15 - 31 Oct '15
Price: £13.50 - £42.50
This beautiful new staging of a much-loved ballet is produced by two superstar performers, Ethan…
Giselle

Cake and Bake Show Edinburgh

30 Oct '15 - 01 Nov '15
Price: £15/£14/£12.50
This exciting showwill be in Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre from the 30th – 1st…
Cake and Bake Show Edinburgh

Zombie Zoo Halloween Enrichment

31 Oct '15
Price: Free with Zoo admission
Ever heard of a were-meerkat? No, neither have we. But you never know what spooky goings on can…
Zombie Zoo Halloween Enrichment

Handbagged

02 Nov '15 - 07 Nov '15
Price: From £14 - £29.50
Two enduring icons born in the same year. One destined to rule (The Queen), the other elected to…
Handbagged

Flash Mob Run

04 Nov '15
Price: £20 (includes goody bag with T-shirt & medal)
The Flash Mob run is a fairly challenging 10k route at the foot of the Pentland Hills. The run…
Flash Mob Run

The Importance of Being Earnest

10 Nov '15 - 14 Nov '15
Price: From £14 - £29.50
The Importance of Being Earnest is known to elegantly lampoon the hypocrisies of a Victorian society…
The Importance of Being Earnest

King Charles III

16 Nov '15 - 21 Nov '15
Price: From £15 - £30.50
Mike Bartlett’s critically acclaimed new future history play. The Queen is dead: after a…
King Charles III

Edinburgh Gang Show 2015

17 Nov '15 - 21 Nov '15
Price: From £10 - £16.50
The Edinburgh Gang Show returns to the King’s Theatre for another fabulous show week. Join us…
Edinburgh Gang Show 2015

Scots Fiddle Festival

20 Nov '15 - 22 Nov '15
Price: See website for details
A weekend packed full of fiddle music - concerts, recitals, workshops, talks, ceilidhs, open stage,…

Book Week Scotland

23 Nov '15 - 29 Nov '15
Price: See website for details
Book Week Scotland is a week-long celebration of books and reading that takes place every November.…
Book Week Scotland

Ministry of Science Live

24 Nov '15
Price: £13.50
Warning! Warning! Ministry of Science Live is not your ordinary science show – it comes with a…
Ministry of Science Live

Rambert

26 Nov '15 - 28 Nov '15
Price: £14 - £27
Rambert has never sounded quite like this before. A full brass band joins the world-class dancers…
Rambert

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

28 Nov '15 - 17 Jan '16
Price: From £14 - £31
Allan, Andy and Grant lead the cast in another unmissable King’s Panto staged by the same team…
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Scottish Ballet: Cinderella

05 Dec '15 - 31 Dec '15
Price: From £13.50 - £42.50
Discover the enchanted, sparkling world of Christopher Hampson’s Cinderella, in the European…
Scottish Ballet: Cinderella

BalletLORENTSnow White

22 Jan '16 - 23 Jan '16
Price: £20/£17
balletLORENT’s dark and mystical adaptation of Snow White is created from an original…
BalletLORENTSnow White

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

30 Jan '16
Price: £13.50
Extreme adventure filmmaking comes back to Scotland’s largest cinema, the Festival Theatre!…
BANFF Mountain Film Festival

A Murder is Announced

01 Feb '16 - 06 Jan '16
Price: From £14 - £29.50
“A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October the thirteenth, at little…
A Murder is Announced

Jack Jones: Jack Sings Frank

14 Feb '16
Price: From £26.50 - £31
Jack Jones, the double Grammy-winning easy listening giant, celebrates the music of Frank Sinatra.…
Jack Jones

Mum's the Word 2

16 Feb '16 - 20 Feb '16
Price: £24.50
Mum’s The Word 2 is a brand-new version of the huge original hit show detailing the comedic…
Mum's the Word 2

Southern Light Opera:The Wizard of Oz

23 Feb '16 - 27 Feb '16
Price: £15 - £19
Southern Light, the company that packed out the King’s with Oliver!, invites you to Followthe…
Southern Light Opera:The Wizard of Oz

The Gondoliers

08 Mar '16 - 12 Mar '16
Price: £15 - £22
The Gondoliers is Gilbert & Sullivan’s sunniest and brightest light opera. Two young…
The Gondoliers

Celts

10 Mar '16 - 25 Sep '16
Price: £10/£8/£6.50
This exhibition will tell the story of the different peoples who have used or been given the name…
Celts

Legally Blonde The Musical

16 Mar '16 - 19 Mar '16
Price: £15 - £19
Legally Blonde is the best show in town, case closed! It is about knowing who you are and showing…
Legally Blonde The Musical

Canned Laughter

29 Mar '16 - 02 Apr '16
Price: From £14 - £29.50
It’s the 1980s and funny men Alec, Angus and Rory are one of Scotland’s top comedy acts.…
Canned Laughter

Mary Poppins

27 Apr '16 - 21 May '16
Price: £28 - £61
The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane has been…
Mary Poppins

Avenue Q

09 May '16 - 14 May '16
Price: £16 - £30.50
Back by popular demand!Winner of the TONY “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score…
Avenue Q