4 - 28 August 2017
Packed full of delights, discoveries, and disruptions. Whether you are a longstanding Fringe fan, or are discovering the festival for the first
time, you’re in for a treat. Within these pages, and on our website and apps, lies a feast of the best entertainment from around the world,
some of the most exciting work being made on the planet, and shows of all art forms, from artists at every stage of their careers from all
over the world.
Copies of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Programme are available from the Fringe Shop at 180 High Street, Edinburgh, and from a large number of outlets. edfringe.com - Buy your Fringe Tickets.
We're located in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town just seconds from the Royal Mile, making us ideal for backpackers, shoppers, groups and concert/festival goers.
Address: Darroch Court, St John's Hill, Edinburgh EH8 9UQ
Gallery / Booking Info at www.eurohostels.co.uk
11 - 16 September 2017
He's the one that you want! Tom Parker, from the UK's top boy band The Wanted, is to star in his first ever theatrical role as ‘bad boy’ Danny in Grease, the No.1 greatest musical!
Get your tickets below or in person at The Edinburgh Playhouse Box Office.
Sunday 17 Sep 2017
Where: The Assembly Rooms
54 St George St Edinburgh EH2 2LR
We’re going ALL OUT, bringing even more affordable vintage traders from our troupe to get you stocked-up with vintage at bargain prices. Featuring FASHION, ACCESSORIES, MENSWEAR, HOMEWARES, HAIR & BEAUTY and much, much more! Traders will be showcasing some of their best new season stock just for you!
Shopped by the likes of Florence & the Machine, Pixie Lott and Chloe Sevigny, Judy’s remain the UK’s largest vintage marketplace, featured in Vogue, Elle & Stylist.
Where: City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, EH1 1DE
The City Art Centre has a busy programme of exhibitions which change regularly to suit the interests of our visitors. People come to see favourites from the City’s nationally Recognised collection of Scottish art; new work from local or international artists or exhibitions from other countries. Exhibitions of historic and modern photography, contemporary art and design, architecture and the built environment are staged in a rolling programme.
What's On Brochure - Our new What's On guide is now available. Discover all events and exhibitions in our museums and galleries between May - August 2017.
View the latest lifestyle magazine. In this last Edinburgh issue in its current format, we've packed a lot in to tide you over until we're back with our shiny, new magazine! July 2017 issuu.com
27 - 29 October 2017
Venue: The Hub Edinburgh. Buy gorgeous textiles, jewellery, ceramics, glass, furniture and more from our handpicked selection of designer-makers! Makers will be on hand throughout the weekend to talk to you about their work and showcase their collections.
Weekend Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 November 2017
Venue: Edinburgh Corn Exchange, EH14 1RJ
Advance tickets at edinburghweddingfair.com
Come and explore the delights at our new shop today. We are open 11- 4pm, 'The Arches' located at East Market st past Waverly train station.
Shoe retailer Brantano will be taking part in the world’s biggest coffee morning in a bid to raise vital funds to help ensure no one faces the fight against cancer alone. Stores up and down the country will be opening their doors on Friday 30 September from 9am with shoppers invited to chomp down on delicious cake and gulp down refreshing drinks. The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning is hosted by charity Macmillan Cancer Support. Last year’s event raised £25 million. Brantano aims to raise £40,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support, its chosen charity for this year. For more information on Brantano, go to brantano.co.uk
To find out more about Macmillan Cancer Support, visit macmillan.org.uk
We've curated a fantastic line-up for this year’s festival, featuring some the best brewers from Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Europe. We’ll be welcoming some familiar faces from our region and also introducing new breweries from further afield that are producing some delicious beers. As well as the opportunity to sample exclusive beers not available anywhere apart from the festival, there’ll be tasty snacks from top street-food vendors and a great roster of DJs and live music.
Tickets from: revolutioncraftbeer.com
Double decker carousel // Ferris wheel // Penguin skittles // Test your strength striker // Stilt walkers // Pop-up science stations // Silent disco // Face painting // Animal talks and encounters // Carnival food and much more.. edinburghzoo.org.uk
3 - 27 August 2017
Explore the future of entertainment through VR, games, event cinema and more at Edinburgh's newest festival. The festival will feature a diverse programme of live performances, installations, experiences and workshops, all of which explore and inspire new ideas that blend technology and art. The festival takes place in and around the Assembly Rooms on George Street, in the heart of Edinburgh’s new town. Four indoor venues are transformed into performance, exhibition and workshop spaces while George Street becomes an outdoor extension of the festival with interactive installations, food stalls and a themed bar. edef.co.uk
Exhibition: Jac Leirner 'Add It Up'
1 July - 22 October 2017
Brazilian artist Jac Leirner presents her first solo exhibition in Scotland, combining work from major collections with new work made especially for Fruitmarket audiences.
Address: 45 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DF
Admission free. Open seven days, all year round.
21 - 24 June 2018
Get a copy of the printed show guide at the entrances and kiosks around the showground, for an easy-to-read list of all that is on, where and when. It also tells you something about the cast of thousands and includes a handy pull-out map, so you can find your way around this vast showground. The Royal Highland Show is one of Scotland's most iconic events, showcasing the very best of farming food and rural life. A great day out for everyone of all ages
Where? Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, EH28 8NB
Edinburgh, Inverleith Park
4, 5 & 6 August 2017
Foodies Festival is delighted to announce the return of the UK's biggest celebration of food and drink in 2017 with the visual and culinary feast proclaimed the “Gastronomic Glastonbury”. With the new and exciting Healthy Living focus of the festival, Grow Your Own, Creative Summer Workshops and Dessert & Cake Theatre, 2017 is set to be the best year yet! Tickets are on sale now and are available at foodiesfestival.com
Thu 6 - Sat 8 July 2017
Where: Corn Exchange Edinburgh
The Festival will be open from noon to 10:30 pm each day.
Entry - £6 or £4 for card carrying CAMRA members.
Includes one free badged glass (pint or half-pint) and a free souvenir programme. FREE admission to all subsequent sessions on presentation of your glass!
With the iconic Spiegeltent Palais Du Variete as its centrepiece, a variety of headline shows will take place over the five days providing great interactive entertainment. edfoodfest.com
Sunday 24 September 2017
The Scottish Half Marathon & 10K takes place just outside Edinburgh, and is a fantastic addition to the UK's running calendar. Route: Fast & flat. The route starts at Meadowmill Sports Centre. It then takes in the magnificent Golf Coast before finishing at Musselburgh Racecourse. Enter at scottishhalfmarathon.com
Until Christmas Eve, an architectural installation of 26 arches of 60,000 lights will run along the Royal Mile, from City Chambers to the Tron Kirk. Enter the stunning canopy of light, rising up to 19 metres high and listen to music sung and played by choirs from across Edinburgh synchronised to the lights. With music from the Edinburgh Festival Chorus, the Edinburgh Gay Men's Chorus, Edinburgh Royal Choral Union and the Edinburgh Police Choir. The free event lasts for 20 minutes
Reserve a ticket to ensure entry at (virginmoneystreetoflight.com)
Panoramas of Edinburgh - Visit our page with interactive 360 degree street views taken in and around the city.