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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

Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Art

22 Mar '14 - 14 Sep '14
Price: Free
This exhibition celebrates the recent acquisition, jointly with the National Gallery in London, of…
Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Art

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)

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

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

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

The Great Tapestry Of Scotland

01 Jul '14 - 21 Sep '14
Price: Free
The Great Tapestry of Scotland was unveiled for the first time after its completion at…
The Great Tapestry of Scotland

Common Cause: Commonwealth Scots and the Great War

11 Jul '14 - 12 Oct '14
Price: Free
Explore the stories of the Scottish diaspora and the war experiences of Commonwealth nations during…
Common Cause: Commonwealth Scots and the Great War

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

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

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

Celebration of Scottish Art

23 Jul '14 - 24 Aug '14
Price: Free
Visit Castle Fine Art, Edinburgh to enjoy an artistic celebration of all things Scottish. Castle…
Celebration of Scottish Art

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

BADBADNOTGOOD

26 Jul '14 - 27 Jul '14
Price: £10.50 (includes booking fee)
"A jazz trio on paper - but often strange, forever imaginative, and ultimately revolutionary…
BADBADNOTGOOD

Bianco: Here Be Dragons

29 Jul '14 - 25 Aug '14
Price: £20/£18
After last year's sell out run and a whistle stop world tour, Bianco is back at the Fringe,…
Bianco: Here Be Dragons

Chamber Philharmonia Cologne

29 Jul '14
Price: £ 16/£ 14/£ 12
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to experience one of Germany’s finest ensembles.…
Chamber Philharmonia Cologne

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

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

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

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

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

Just Festival

01 Aug '14 - 25 Aug '14
Price: See website for details
just is one of Edinburgh's most exciting and diverse festivals. It features over 300 activities…
Just 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

Manchester International Roots Orchestra

01 Aug '14 - 02 Aug '14
Price: £10 (£8)
The Manchester International Roots Orchestra is a unique, new musically diverse orchestra which aims…
Manchester International Roots Orchestra

National Youth Orchestras of Scotland 35th Anniversary Gala Concert

02 Aug '14
Price: £15/£10
National Youth Orchestras of Scotland 35th Anniversary Gala Concert The Year of The Trumpet…
National Youth Orchestras of Scotland 35th Anniversary Gala Concert

Danie Mellor in Conversation

02 Aug '14
Price: Free, advanced booking required
Join artist Danie Mellor and Dr Alison Bracker from the Royal Academy of Arts, London as they…
Danie Mellor, Primordial: SuperNaturalBayiMinyjirral

Songs from Soweto: An a capella Journey

03 Aug '14
Price: £5
A fascinating documentary charting the remarkable journey of five a cappella singers from one of…
Songs from Soweto: An a capella Journey

Sounds of Freedom - Edinburgh Brass Band

03 Aug '14
Price: £10 (£8)
EDINBURGH’S own city centre brass band will present its second annual concert as part of the…
Edinburgh Brass Band: Sounds of Freedom

The Spiritual and Philosophical History of Scotland

05 Aug '14 - 19 Aug '14
Price: £6
"“Humanity depends upon this search for truth, nothing else is any use, because without…
Just Festival

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

The Wind Road Boys

10 Aug '14 - 17 Aug '14
Price: £11/£9
    The Wind Road Boys is a new family-friendly musical fusing comedy, drama and…
The Wind Road Boys

Short Com at the Cameo

12 Aug '14
Price: See website for details
Short Com is proud to announce its only screening at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe will be at…
Short Com at the Cameo

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

God Help the Girl

16 Aug '14
Price: See website for details
FOLLOWED BY BELLE AND SEBASTIAN ON STAGE, PLAYING THEIR OWN SONGS AND SONGS FROM THE FILM (WITH THE…
God Help the Girl

Africa's Cowfoot! The Magic of Storytelling

16 Aug '14 - 17 Aug '14
Price: £10 (£8)
Africa’s Cowfoot!!! is an exclusive cabaret of African Storytelling peppered with live…
Africa's Cowfoot! The Magic of Storytelling

Flights of Fantasy

23 Aug '14
Price: £12 (£10)
Bach to Baby presents: Flights of Fantasy, featuring Miaomiao Yu, piano. The critically acclaimed…
Flights of Fantasy

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

Evening Lecture: As Precious as a Ming Vase?

10 Sep '14
Price: £6/£5 Members and Concessions, booking required.
Who, what and when were the Ming? And why has their porcelain become shorthand for something rare…
Ming: The Golden Empire

The Vintage Wedding Show

14 Sep '14
Price: £5 (50p online booking fee)
A finalist at the National Vintage Awards in 2013, The Vintage Wedding Show is Scotland's…
The Vintage Wedding Show

John Bellany: Justfied Painter

19 Sep '14
Price: £8
This lecture by Bill Hare will examine the different ways Bellany centres himself as the focal point…

Edinburgh International Wedding Exhibition

11 Oct '14 - 12 Oct '14
Price: Advance tickets from £8.50
Indulge in a weekend of wedding planning, inspirational styling seminars, interactive…
Edinburgh International Wedding Exhibition

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

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)