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Stories Round the Tree

24 Feb '14 - 24 Dec '14
Price: £5/£3
Join storyteller Fiona Herbert for a magical Christmas Eve afternoon of wintry tales and music, all…
Join storyteller Fiona Herbert for a magical Christmas Eve afternoon of wintry tales and music, all gathered round the Centre's Christmas tree.

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

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

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)

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 Art Of Golf: The Story Of Scotland's National Sport

12 Jul '14 - 26 Oct '14
Price: £8/£6
The Art of Golf tells the story of the birth and evolution of Scotland’s National Sport by…
The Art Of Golf: The Story Of Scotland's National Sport

Danie Mellor's Primordial: SuperNaturalBayiMinyjirral

01 Aug '14 - 23 Nov '14
Price: Free
Acclaimed contemporary Australian artist Danie Mellor devises an intriguing exhibition that…
Bayi Minyjirral, Danie Mellor

Edinburgh Folk Club

17 Sep '14 - 17 Dec '14
Price: £10/£9/£7
The Edinburgh Folk Club meets on a weekly basis within Pleasance Cabaret Bar, Edinburgh every…
Edinburgh Folk Club

New to the National Collection

19 Sep '14 - 22 Feb '15
Price: Free
From a rare beluga whale skull to a ground-breaking Electraglide guitar, a selection of exciting…
National Museums Scotland

Leith Folk Club

07 Oct '14 - 16 Dec '14
Price: From £7
7th Oct: Brack and File (£7) 14th Oct: Dallahan (£7) 21st Oct:…
Leith Folk Club

Vanessa Billy: Sustain, Sustain

11 Oct '14 - 21 Dec '14
Price: Free
For her exhibition in the City Dome at Collective, Swiss artist Vanessa Billy will be presenting a…
Vanessa Billy: Sustain, Sustain

Jo Caulfield Presents... The Speakeasy

14 Oct '14 - 09 Dec '14
Price: £6
The ever-popular Speakeasy returns with a cross section of exciting performers, hosted by Jo…
Jo Caulfield Presents... The Speakeasy

Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Haydn's Harmony Mass

23 Oct '14 - 24 Oct '14
Price: £10/£8/£5
Admired for passionate performances of his country’s music, Estonian conductor Tõnu…
Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Haydn's Harmony Mass

Scottish International Storytelling Centre

24 Oct '14 - 02 Nov '14
Price: Various
Edinburgh will be filled with stories, music, laughter and tall tales this autumn as the Scottish…
Scottish International Storytelling Centre

Wear it Pink

24 Oct '14
Price: Free
In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Super League Partner, Foxy Bingo has partnered with…
Wear it Pink

Bow-Tow, a Newhaven Story

24 Oct '14 - 25 Oct '14
Price: Free
Songs, choirs, stories and spectacle inspired by the community of Newhaven. To be a Newhavener is…
Bow-Tow, a Newhaven Story

'Commemorative Vision' Exhibition

25 Oct '14
Price: Free
Visually impaired veterans host an emotive World War One exhibition through creative mediums…
'Commemorative Vision' Exhibition

Daniel Sloss: Really?!

25 Oct '14
Price: £14.50
The smash-hit, hilarious new show from comedy’s internationally acclaimed and award-winning…
Daniel Sloss

Tales of a Grandfather: Unrolling Walter Scott's Magic Carpet

25 Oct '14
Price: Free
Donald Smith presents Scott’s superb re-telling of Scotland for the Scottish International…
Sir Walter Scott, Princes Street

The Sixteen's Choral Pilgrimage 2014 - The Voice of the Turtle Dove

25 Oct '14
Price: £15 / £22 / £26
For its 14th Choral Pilgrimage The Sixteen revisit the golden age of renaissance polyphony with a…
The Sixteen (Credit: Molinavisuals)

Tales of a Granny

25 Oct '14 - 26 Oct '14
Price: Free (drop-in)
Where do you begin sharing the story of Scotland? With the tales, the songs and the beautiful and…
Tales of a Granny

Scottish Ensemble With Alasdair Beatson

28 Oct '14
Price: £15/£5
Elegant refinement from Mozart and Haydn forms the graceful focus for Scottish Ensemble’s…
Scottish Ensemble With Alasdair Beatson

Botanic Lights: Night in the Garden

30 Oct '14 - 23 Nov '14
Price: £14.20
As darkness descends, follow a magical trail of light through the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.…
Botanic Lights: Night in the Garden

Samhuinn Fire Festival

31 Oct '14
Price: Attendance by donation - no ticket required
Samhuinn Fire Festival is a modern re-imagining of an ancient celtic festival marking the end…
Samhuinn Fire Festival

Margaret's Wardrobe

31 Oct '14
Price: Free, booking required
Join Dr Chris Lee, curatorial consultant and researcher, as he tells the lively personal story of…
Margaret's Wardrobe

Close Fest

31 Oct '14 - 08 Nov '14
Price: See website for details
Join us to discover The Real Mary King's Close as never before. A week of special events…
Mary King's Close

Hopetoun Bonfire and Fireworks night

01 Nov '14
Price: £12/£6
Absorb the fantastic sights of the Hopetoun Bonfire and Fireworks night with the whole family at…
Hopetoun Bonfire and Fireworks night

Enrichment Day

01 Nov '14
Price: Free with Zoo admission, no booking required
Come along to the Zoo for a fantastic chance to see our animals as they tackle unique environmental…
Enrichment Day

Nature's Beloved Son: Rediscovering John Muir's Botanical Legacy

01 Nov '14 - 25 Jan '15
Price: Free
This exhibition celebrates John Muir, the Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate…
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

04 Nov '14
Price: £15/£12
The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc are Norway's Olav Luksengård Mjelva, Sweden's Anders Hall and…
Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

The Wood Within

05 Nov '14 - 22 Nov '14
Price: Free
A selling exhibition of fine sculptural furniture by The Wood Neuk. Discover the beautiful wood…
Scottish Storytelling Centre

The Delines

06 Nov '14
Price: £14
New-country/soul group The Delines, lead by…
The Delines

Scottish Chamber Orchestra With Llyr Williams

06 Nov '14
Price: £10/£8/£5
Williams and Janiczek bring a wonderful spirit of camaraderie and chamber music to the SCO stage: no…
Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Dolina: An Island Girl's Journey

06 Nov '14
Price: Free, non-ticketed
Well-known singer, actress and storyteller Dolina Maclennan launches her autobiography, written in …
Dolina: An Island Girl's Journey

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with Laurence Cottle

07 Nov '14
Price: £20/£18
Jaco! The Music of Jaco Pastorius featuring Laurence CottleThe Scottish National Jazz Orchestra is…
Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with Laurence Cottle

RSNO Elgar's Enigma

07 Nov '14
Price: £12/£6
Beethoven Coriolan Overture Beamish Equal Voices (Scottish Premiere) Elgar Enigma Variations Rory…
RSNO Elgar's Enigma

Lockerbie: Lost Voices

07 Nov '14
Price: £10/£8
Meet six hypothetical passengers on Pan Am Flight 103 on 21 December 1988, before and after the…
Lockerbie: Lost Voices

The Supreme Fabulettes

08 Nov '14
Price: From £21.50
Join us for a night of glitz, hits, fun and kitsch!Charting the rise and fall of one hell of an…
The Supreme Fabulettes

Edinburgh Light Orchestra

08 Nov '14
Price: £11/£9.50/£7.50
Join us on our winter Journey Into Melody, for a fine selection of favourites from stage, screen and…
Edinburgh Light Orchestra

A Spoonful of Vintage

09 Nov '14
Price: Free
A Spoonful of Vintage returns for an autumn fair in the retro surroundings of Spoon. We have a…
A Spoonful of Vintage

Emerson Quartet

10 Nov '14
Price: £22 - £13
Purcell Chacony in G minor Z730Haydn Quartet in C, Op 33 No 3Beethoven Quartet in F minor Op…
Emerson Quartet

Silhouettes in the Fog & Guiding Lights: The Foundation of Scottish War Blinded

10 Nov '14 - 15 Nov '14
Price: Free
In 1915, rumours began circulating on the Western Front about a deadly, pale yellow fog leaving a…
Silhouettes in the Fog & Guiding Lights: The Foundation of Scottish War Blinded

Flowers in the Sand

11 Nov '14
Price: £8/£6
On Armistice Day, we are delighted to host an evening of songs and poems on war, remembrance and…
Flowers in the Sand

Previously...Scotland's History Festival

13 Nov '14 - 30 Nov '14
Price: See website for details
'Previously...' Scotland’s History Festival exists to spotlight and showcase…
Previously...Scotland's History Festival

Hue & Cry

13 Nov '14
Price: £25 (+booking fee)
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the critically acclaimed album Remote - and the release of…
Hue & Cry

Cafe Voices: Stevenson Stories

13 Nov '14
Price: £5
Join storyteller Peter Snow for an evening of Robert Louis Stevenson stories on the anniversary of…
Cafe Voices: Stevenson Stories

The Moonlit Road and other Ghostly Tales

13 Nov '14
Price: £10/£8
A young man crouches in the corner of his bedroom late one night and waits. He waits. He waits for…
The Moonlit Road and other Ghostly Tales

Indian Encounters

14 Nov '14 - 01 Mar '15
Price: Free
Explore the changing relationships between Great Britain and India during the 18th and 19th…
Indian Encounters

Edinburgh Art Fair

14 Nov '14 - 16 Nov '14
Price: £5/£3
The largest event of its kind in the UK outside of London, the Edinburgh Art Fair brings together…
Edinburgh Art Fair

Castiglione: Lost Genius

14 Nov '14 - 08 Feb '15
Price: See website for details
From November, The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse will stage the first exhibition…
Castiglione: Lost Genius

Alien Adventures

15 Nov '14
Price: £5
Four colourful stories of alien adventures, performed by students from Edinburgh College of Art,…
Alien Adventures

Hot Club of Cowtown

15 Nov '14
Price: £18/£16
Hot Club of Cowtown is back to tour the UK through October and November 2014, please see attached…
Hot Club of Cowtown

Kathleen MacInnes plus special guest Rachel Newton

15 Nov '14
Price: £16/£14
Plus special guests Rachel Newton with Lauren MacColl and Edinburgh Youth Gatherin' Big…
Kathleen MacInnes

Red Note Ensemble Noisy Nights

17 Nov '14
Price: Free
Noisy Nights is fun, free and your chance to listen to (and compose for) the musicians of Red…
Red Note Ensemble: Noisy Nights

Edinburgh Quartet - Postcard from Paris

17 Nov '14
Price: £15/£12
Haydn: String Quartet Op 54 No 2Debussy: String Quartet in G Minor Op 10Franck: Piano Quintet in…
Edinburgh Quartet

Being Human Festival

18 Nov '14
Price: Free
Being Human is the UK’s first national festival of the humanities. Between 15 and 23 November…
Being Human Festival

Animal, Mechanical and Me

19 Nov '14
Price: Free, advance registration required
Unlike any other organ, the heart is surrounded by two different narratives about what it…
Artificial mechanical heart

Scots Fiddle Festival

21 Nov '14 - 23 Nov '14
Price: See website for details
Originally started in 1996, Fiddle 2014 continues to be run by the Scots Fiddle Festival Ltd, whose…
Scots Fiddle Festival 2014

Edinburgh's Christmas

21 Nov '14 - 04 Jan '15
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh’s Christmas 2014-15 will run from 21st November to 4th January 2015.For the full…
Edinburgh's Christmas

Faith and Identity: Documentary Premiere

24 Nov '14
Price: Free (ticketed)
Edinburgh Interfaith Association (EIFA) premiere this short documentary - exploring the daily lives…
Edinburgh Interfaith Association (EIFA)

Cafe Ceilidh: St. Andrew's Day Celebration

25 Nov '14
Price: Free, non ticketed
Join Linten Adie and friends from the Scots Music Group for a relaxed afternoon of songs and music…
Cafe Ceilidh: St. Andrew's Day Celebration

Book Marks @ECA

27 Nov '14
Price: Free
A celebration of the huge variety of ways the book form is used by staff, students and alumni at…
Book Marks @ECA

Guid Crack: Broth, Breid and Bannocks

28 Nov '14
Price: Free - donations taken (suggest £3)
A feast of tales celebrating guid Scots fare with storyteller Sheila Kinninmonth. We Scots have a…
Guid Crack: Broth, Breid and Bannocks

An Orkney Tapestry: A Celebration of George Mackay Brown in Music, Story and Poem

28 Nov '14
Price: £12/£10
This celebration of the great Orcadian writer moves from the craggy Nordic myths, through lore of…
An Orkney Tapestry: A Celebration of George Mackay Brown in Music, Story and Poem

Jess remembers Belle

29 Nov '14
Price: £8/£6
Storyteller and author Jess Smith presents a celebration of the life and music of Belle Stewart,…
Jess remembers Belle

Capercaillie & Dick Gaughan

29 Nov '14
Price: £20/£18
The final night of Lau-Land Edinburgh sees a double bill of Scotland's finest folk musicians…
Capercaillie

Mrs. Mash the Storytelling Cook

29 Nov '14
Price: £5
Join Mrs. Mash for a generous serving of Scottish stories about our nation's fabulous food. You…
Mrs. Mash the Storytelling Cook

St Margaret's House: Winter Open Studios

29 Nov '14 - 30 Nov '14
Price: Free
The artists, makers and craftspeople of St Margaret’s House are opening their studios to the…
Winter Open Studios

From Scotland with Love

30 Nov '14
Price: £6, £5, Members and Concessions
Using footage from the National Library of Scotland's Scottish Screen Archive, the film explores…
From Scotland with Love

African people in sixteenth century Scotland

03 Dec '14
Price: Free, advanced booking required
Join historian Onyeka at the Scottish National Gallery as he discusses the untold story of African…
Narrative Eye

Illicit Ink: The Company We Keep

05 Dec '14
Price: £6/£4
It's Christmas. Cheer is in the air, snow is on the ground, and the great recession claims…
Illicit Ink: The Company We Keep

Game Masters

05 Dec '14 - 20 Apr '15
Price: Adults £10/£8; Child £6.50
Featuring over 100 playable games, Game Masters showcases the work of more than 30 leading…
Game Masters

Maharaja Duleep Singh and Queen Victoria

06 Dec '14
Price: Free, ticketed
Explore Maharaja Duleep Singh's unusual position as 'an adopted' member of the British…
Armlet, Northern India 1800 - 1850

The Swingettes and Friends: Another Swinging Christmas

06 Dec '14
Price: £12/£10
Join in the festive cheer with the award-winning a cappella quartet The Swingettes, who love to…
The Swingettes and Friends: Another Swinging Christmas

You are hereScottish Storytelling Centre > Centre Events > Bohemia: Arts, Crafts, Vintage and Design Fair

06 Dec '14
Price: Free, non ticketed
Browse and buy a wide range of handmade crafts in the Storytelling Court. A great opportunity to…
You are hereScottish Storytelling Centre > Centre Events > Bohemia: Arts, Crafts, Vintage and Design Fair

Tiny Tales: Seals and Secret Shores

09 Dec '14
Price: £5
Did you know a seal pup is born in winter? Come along and hear stories of the wee seal, plus tales…
Tiny Tales: Seals and Secret Shores

Present Perfect

11 Dec '14 - 14 Dec '14
Price: £8/£5
It's Christmas Eve and there's been a murder at Santa's Grotto. Nobody knows where the…
Strange Town

All I Want for Christmas is the Head of Johnny Murdock

11 Dec '14 - 14 Dec '14
Price: £8/£5
Amy 'Squeaker' Benson has an unusual yuletide request… she's after the head of…
Strange Town

Cafe Voices: Midwinter Tales

11 Dec '14
Price: £5
Join storyteller and author Donald Smith for an evening of seasonal tales, gritty and gracious. The…
Cafe Voices: Midwinter Tales

The Promise

12 Dec '14 - 13 Dec '14
Price: £8/£5
When the school Christmas show is without its leading man, a group of school kids take over, to a…
Strange Town

Cindy

12 Dec '14 - 13 Dec '14
Price: £8/£5
Cindy is beautiful, talented and trapped... will she escape to follow her dreams? Is 'happily…
Strange Town

Jinglebell Jones: Elf Squad

13 Dec '14 - 14 Dec '14
Price: £8/£5
Santa is missing. Can New Lapland Yard's most hard-boiled cop crack the case without blowing…
Strange Town

The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

13 Dec '14
Price: £5
Cosy, snowy winter tales with storytellers Ailie Finlay and Marie Louise Cochrane. Woolly socks…
The Story Kist: Inclusive Storytelling

Saint-Saens Cello Concerto

13 Dec '14
Price: From £10 - 31
Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin (17’)Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No 1 (19’)Falla: El…
Saint-Saens Cello Concerto

Dick Whittington

18 Dec '14 - 28 Dec '14
Price: £10 /£8
A TRADITIONAL FUN FILLED PANTOMIME PURR-FECT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY! Heading for London town to…
Dick Whittington

A Winter's Night

19 Dec '14 - 20 Dec '14
Price: £10/£8
A wonderful celebration of the season in song, story and poetry, featuring Edinburgh's folk…
A Winter's Night

The Guid Crack Hearth

19 Dec '14
Price: Free - donationstaken (suggest £3)
Come and gather round the fireside and warm yourself with stories of Christmas past and present…
The Guid Crack Hearth

Jackets for Goalposts: The Christmas Truce 1914

20 Dec '14
Price: £7/£5
It's 1914 and Archie's world is about to change, as he finds himself in the trenches of…
Jackets for Goalposts: The Christmas Truce 1914

Step into Christmas

22 Dec '14
Price: £6
Join Step It Up Dance for a creative Christmas storytelling workshop. You and your dancing tot will…
Step into Christmas

Edinburgh's Hogmanay

30 Dec '14 - 01 Jan '15
Price: See website for details
THREE DAYS of spectacular events, incredible bands and amazing crowds from every corner of the…
Edinburgh's Hogmanay

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

30 Dec '14
Price: £22/£18/£12
On show will be massed fiddlers, along with the spectacular sight and sounds of singers, dancers and…
The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

Gold

27 Mar '15 - 26 Jul '15
Price: See website for details
The beauty and symbolism of gold, from the Early Bronze Age to the 20th century, is celebrated…
Gold

Scottish Artists 1750 - 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent

06 Aug '15 - 03 Jan '16
Price: See website for details
This is the first ever exhibition devoted to Scottish art in the Royal Collection and brings…
Royal Collection Trust