23 - 25 November 2018
Edinburgh Corn Exchange, New Market Road, EH14 1RJ
16 November 2018 - 5 January 2019
18 November 2018
Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season.
Edinburgh's Christmas Markets
For the past 20 years in the heart of Edinburgh, the popular Christmas Market has been held in its picturesque setting below the Mound. The Christmas Market will, for a second year this year, stretch from the Mound, along East Princes Street Gardens Terrace and around the Scott Monument.
The Scottish Chamber Choir - To the Field of Stars
Saturday 24 November 2018
Venue: Cannongate Kirk
The Scottish Chamber Choir, directed by Iain McLarty. 7.30pm Canongate Kirk, 153 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8BN Tickets Tickets or at the door. scottishchamberchoir.org.uk
Giant Lanterns of China - Myths and Legends
16 November 2018 - 17 February 2019
Times:16:45 - 21:00
Escape into a world of folktales and fantasy with over 450 beautifully crafted lanterns lighting a magical trail through the Zoo. For 50 legendary nights, we'll be home to unicorns, giants, kelpies and even the Loch Ness Monster, alongside animals past and present.
Address: 45 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DF
Admission free. Open seven days, all year round.
27 October 2018 - 3 February 2019
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! issuu.com
“I am delighted to introduce our new What’s On guide highlighting
exhibitions and events taking place across the museum and gallery
venues owned by the City of Edinburgh Council.
The Museum of Childhood on the Royal Mile will be closing
towards the end of October for around 5 months to allow for an
exciting redevelopment of the ground floor gallery, which will see a
new, multi-media display exploring 150 years of childhood.
We look forward to welcoming you”
- Councillor Donald Wilson | Convener of Culture & Communities
What's On Brochure - Our new What's On guide is now available.
Sunday 23 September 2018
The route is seriously flat & rapid – if you want to set a personal best for a half marathon, then this is the event for you. Starting conveniently at 11am just outside Edinburgh, you will run along the magnificent East Lothian Golf Coast before finishing in the final furlong at Musselburgh Racecourse; Scotland’s oldest racecourse.
Whether you’ve never run before, or you’re preparing for your 100th event, you can’t afford to miss out on what is going to be the ‘must-do’ running event this year. It’s fresh and it’s exciting – give it a go and set your next challenge today! Age: 17 years and over
Start time: 11am at Meadowmill Sports Centre, off the B1361, by Tranent, EH33 1LZ
Friday 10 - Sunday 12 August 2018
Venue: Royal Botanic Garden 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.
Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
Inverleith Row / Arboretum Place
Edinburgh EH3 5LR
Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 March 2019
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.
Our sellout Big Big Party Nights return, bigger and better than ever before. Join over 850 guests for Edinburgh’s biggest and best festive party. edinburghcornexchange.com
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
Edinburgh University Vintage January Sale
19 January 2018
Edinburgh's Affordable Vintage Fair - January Sale
21 January 2018
Edinburgh Vintage Kilo Sale
24 February 2018
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. (judysvintagefair.co.uk)
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
3 - 5 August 2018
Foodies Festival is delighted to announce the return of the UK's biggest celebration of food and drink in 2018 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, 2018 is set to be the best year yet! Tickets are on sale now and are available at foodiesfestival.com
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 23 September 2018
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.