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Panjab Connections

12 Feb '16 - 03 Jun '16
Price: Free
See films, photographs and jewellery created through the Panjab Connections project, a National…
Panjab Connections

Fossil Hunters: Unearthing the Mystery of Life on Land

19 Feb '16 - 14 Aug '16
Price: Free
Discover how life on earth moved from water onto land 360-345 million years ago through…
Fossil of Ribbo, from Whiteadder Water

Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

04 Mar '16 - 24 Jul '16
Price: See website for details
The Dutch artists of the 17th century painted ordinary people doing everyday things. They offer us a…
Johannes Vermeer, The Music Lesson

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

Reflecting Telescopes

25 Mar '16 - 28 Aug '16
Price: Free
This small display reveals the work of pioneering Scots in the development of the reflective…
Reflecting Telescopes

A Calendar of Memories

05 Apr '16 - 07 Jun '16
Price: Free
A relaxed session of tales, songs, laughter and reminiscence in the relaxed setting of the…
A Calendar of Memories

Campbell's Ceilidh

11 Apr '16 - 07 Jun '16
Price: £8/£6
Campbell's Ceilidh is a 21st century old style shindig and there's no knowing what might…
Campbell's Ceilidh

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

Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe

21 Apr '16 - 31 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
In celebration of The Queen's 90th birthday, three special exhibitions, Fashioning a…
Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe

Men With Coconuts

23 Apr '16 - 02 Jul '16
Price: £8/£6
Scotland's foremost musical improv comedy troupe present 90 minutes of improvised games and…
Men With Coconuts

Exhibition: Inspiring Spaces Photography Competition

13 May '16 - 04 Jun '16
Price: Free
As part of the 2016 Festival of Architecture, the Edinburgh Architectural Association are running…
Exhibition: Inspiring Spaces Photography Competition

Stone Age Jade from the Alps

20 May '16 - 30 Oct '16
Price: Free
This small display will showcase National Museums Scotland’s rarely seen collection of Stone…
Stone Age Jade from the Alps

Imaginate Festival

28 May '16 - 05 Jun '16
Price: Various
The Imaginate Festival is Scotland’s international festival of performing arts for children…
Imaginate Festival

The Polar Bears Go Up!

02 Jun '16 - 04 Jun '16
Price: £8/£6
The Polar Bears are moving up in the world. They've lost their balloon and they need to get it…
The Polar Bears Go Up!

Summer Nights at the Zoo

02 Jun '16 - 30 Jun '16
Price: £25
Join us on those long summer evenings for the most unique event in Edinburgh, after hours at your…
Summer Nights at the Zoo

Edinburgh International Film Festival

05 Jun '16 - 25 Jun '16
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh International Film Festival explores new ideas in cinema, inviting local and international…
Edinburgh International Film Festival

Buswell & Nyberg's 10 Day Orchestra Challenge

05 Jun '16
Price: £7.50/£5
Shaun Buswell & Erik Nyberg like a challenge. They’ve formed orchestras from strangers on…
Buswell & Nyberg's 10 Day Orchestra Challenge

Event Horizon

06 Jun '16
Price: Free
An evening of sci-fi entertainment! Poetry, short stories, live music, art, raffle, comics, bad…
Event Horizon

Women Beside the Ocean of Time - A Celebration of George Mackay Brown

08 Jun '16
Price: £10/£8
George Mackay Brown is the source and inspiration for an evening spent in the company of some of…
Women Beside the Ocean of Time - A Celebration of George Mackay Brown

Orcadians: Seven Impromptus

08 Jun '16 - 02 Jul '16
Price: Free
This series of paintings and drawings by artist Simon Manfield illustrates the poem Orcadians:…
Orcadians: Seven Impromptus

Cafe Voices

09 Jun '16
Price: £5
All are welcome for a relaxed evening of favourite stories as David Campbell leads a special…
Cafe Voices

Open Hearth

10 Jun '16
Price: £10/£8
Join some of our favourite storytellers and musicians in a relaxed, traditional ceilidh session…
Open Hearth

Indie Burgh Yarn Crawl 2016

11 Jun '16
Price: Free
The smash hit of a yarn crawl is happening again in Edinburgh this year. Mark your diaries for…
Indie Burgh Yarn Crawl 2016

Tiny Tales: A Giggle in Your Story Pocket

14 Jun '16
Price: £5
"Jeannie caught a giggle just between her toes, she gave a little wiggle and up her leg it…
Tiny Tales: A Giggle in Your Story Pocket

Memories Of A Lullaby: The Need to Remember & The Wish to Forget

15 Jun '16 - 16 Jun '16
Price: £10/£8
A one woman show by Saras Feijoo based on a true story about growing up in Venezuela between horror…
Memories Of A Lullaby: The Need to Remember & The Wish to Forget

Multiverse: The Voices

17 Jun '16 - 18 Jun '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
By Sam Siggs Rory desperately wants to win the school 'Battle of the Bands'. The only thing…
Multiverse: The Voices

Multiverse: The Rise of Alvin

17 Jun '16 - 18 Jun '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
By Sam Siggs Rory desperately wants to win the school 'Battle of the Bands'. The only thing…
Multiverse: The Rise of Alvin

Colour Obstacle Dash

18 Jun '16
Price: See website for details
The Colour Obstacle Dash is the UK’s most amazing 5K colour running event were you get to run,…
Colour Obstacle Dash

A Walk to Remember

18 Jun '16
Price: £15/£10
Join us on A Walk to Remember through the heart of Edinburgh along the picturesque Water of Leith.…
A Walk to Remember

Monster Force! Engage!

18 Jun '16 - 19 Jun '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
Something is lurking under the bed. Mum and Dad are asleep. Who will battle the things that go bump…
Monster Force! Engage!

The Gate of Heaven

19 Jun '16
Price: £12/£10
The Scottish Vocal Ensemble present a choral concert celebrating themes within the Mansfield…
Scottish Vocal Ensemble

Edinburgh Acting School: Junior Showcase

20 Jun '16
Price: £8/£6
Join the EAS junior actors as they perform in their end of year show! This is a collection of…
Edinburgh Acting School: Junior Showcase

Cafe Ceilidh: Old Town Celebration

21 Jun '16
Price: Free
Join Linten Adie and friends from the Scots Music Group for a free afternoon of songs and music…
Cafe Ceilidh: Old Town Celebration

Edinburgh Acting School: Shorts

22 Jun '16
Price: £8/£6
An evening of short scenes and plays performed by the EAS actors-in-training. The performers have…
Edinburgh Acting School: Shorts

Royal Highland Show 2016

23 Jun '16 - 26 Jun '16
Price: £27/£22
Part agricultural show, part food festival, part family fun day out, with everything from motor,…
Royal Highland Show 2016

Guid Crack: Around the World

24 Jun '16
Price: By donation
Come with storyteller Anne Pitcher on a journey round the world, as she shares stories and legends…
Guid Crack: Around the World

The Laramie Project

24 Jun '16 - 25 Jun '16
Price: £8/£6
This show is based on a true story. It is October 1998; Matthew Sheppard is savagely beaten and…
The Laramie Project

Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival

25 Jun '16
Price: From £5 - £20
5K & 10K Run for fun or charity, also 10K & 20K Walk, Golden Mile Walk, Toddle, Armed Forces…
Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival

Edinburgh Armed Forces Day 2016

25 Jun '16
Price: Free to attend
This year's Edinburgh Armed Forces Day will take place in West Princes Street Gardens on…
Armed Forces Day

Edinburgh Whisky Solstice 2016

25 Jun '16
Price: £30 - £50
Expect to see a fantastic display of whiskies from Scotland and around the world, plus with our…
Edinburgh Whisky Solstice 2016

Earth Wind & Tyre 2016

25 Jun '16 - 26 Jun '16
Price: £99
Earth Wind & Tyre is a challenging 200 mile charity road cycle event that takes place…
Earth Wind & Tyre 2016

The Edinburgh Singers - Mozart Great Mass in C Minor

25 Jun '16
Price: £12/£10
A rare opportunity to see a performance of one of Mozart's sublime works for chorus and…
The Edinburgh Singers - Mozart Great Mass in C Minor

Only the Brave

27 Jun '16
Price: £8.50/£5.50
Thirteen young people have been thinking about what it means to be brave. From dead men in suits of…
Only the Brave

Alexander Chapman Campbell: Portraits of Earth

30 Jun '16 - 31 Jul '16
Price: See website for details
Alexander lives in the Scottish Highlands. Composing at home, which sits amongst forested hills and…
Alexander Chapman Campbell: Portraits of Earth

Edinburgh International Magic Festival

01 Jul '16 - 08 Jul '16
Price: See website for details
MagicFest is a new addition to the programme of Edinburgh Festivals designed to bring back to the…
Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Art of the Storyteller

01 Jul '16
Price: £8/£6
The Art of the Storyteller series continues with Janis Mackay and Donald Smith sharing an evening…
Art of the Storyteller

Jim Jefferies: The FreeDumb Tour

10 Jul '16
Price: £27.50
Jim Jefferies is back for his first UK tour in four years, and is set to be a sell out!   …
Jim Jefferies

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

15 Jul '16 - 24 Jul '16
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh Jazz Festival was set up in 1978 by banjo-player and guitarist, Mike Hart. Mike's…
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Edinburgh Art Festival

28 Jul '16 - 28 Aug '16
Price: Various
Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is the UK’s largest annual festival of visual art.…
Edinburgh Art Festival

Edinburgh International Festival

05 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: Various
The 2016 International Festival welcomes audiences from around the world to Edinburgh for three…
Edinburgh International Festival

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

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

05 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: Various
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August…
Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Edinburgh International Book Festival

13 Aug '16 - 29 Aug '16
Price: From £5 - £15, plus daily free events
The World’s Leading Book Festival   The Edinburgh International Book Festival is one…
Edinburgh International Book Festival

The Push

10 Sep '16
Price: See website for details
On Edinburgh’s doorstep you’ll find one of the toughest challenge events in Scotland. …
St Columba's Hospice

The Big Belter

11 Sep '16
Price: £47
The Pedal for Scotland Big Belter is a sportive ride of 110 miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh. …
The Big Belter

The Wee Jaunt

11 Sep '16
Price: £8/£5
The Wee Jaunt provides a fantastic (and almost entirely traffic-free) route starting from…
The Wee Jaunt

The Classic Challenge

11 Sep '16
Price: £28/£19
The 55 mile Glasgow to Edinburgh Classic Challenge ride attracted 7,500 participants in…
The Classic Challenge

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Festival of Dreams

21 Oct '16 - 30 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival is Scotland’s largest celebration of…
Scottish International Storytelling Festival

Dirty Girls Mud Run

22 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
The Dirty Girls Mud Run is a female only 5K fun mud run event, this is a 5K mud fun run that anyone…
Dirty Girls Mud Run

The Zombies Mud Run

23 Oct '16
Price: See website for details
The Zombie Mudder is a 5K Obstacle Course Run with a difference, the difference is that you…
The Zombies Mud Run

The Santa Dash

10 Dec '16
Price: See website for details
The Santa Dash is a nation wide event that happens every year, register on the santa dash and…
The Santa Dash

The Savage Run

31 Dec '16
Price: See website for details
Savage Run is more than just obstacles and distances, it’s about breaking life’s…
The Savage Run