Events in Lanarkshire in August 2018

View all the upcoming events in Lanarkshire during August 2018 below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Lanarkshire

GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered
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GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered

20th July 2018 - 4th November 2018
The GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered exhibition at New Lanark will celebrate the joy, excitement and occasional frustration of playing board games!
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The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

23rd June 2018 - 2nd September 2018
Shiver me timbers, The Spectacular High Diving Pirates return to M&Ds Scotlands Theme Park, with a whole NEW show! Read more
Summer Bugs and Beasties Hunt

Summer Bugs and Beasties Hunt

29th June 2018 - 27th August 2018
Come along to Calderglen Country Park this Summer, search the Conservatory, gardens and zoo and try and solve the Bugs and Beasties Hunt! Read more
Summerlee Summer Fun

Summerlee Summer Fun

30th June 2018 - 15th August 2018
Throughout the holidays, Summerlee are holding family activities including arts and crafts, traditional games, mine tours, tram rides, not forgetting the award winning play area and exhibitions! Read more
Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camps

Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Develop your hockey skills and make new friends at the Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camp! Read more
‘Ages of Wonder’ Etchings Exhibition

‘Ages of Wonder’ Etchings Exhibition

7th July 2018 - 29th September 2018
Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum are proud to host a unique exhibition of etchings spanning over 300 years on loan from the Royal Scottish Academy! Read more
Transform Yourself Bootcamp

Transform Yourself Bootcamp

14th July 2018 - 28th August 2018
In the heart of Rutherglen at Number 18, the six-week Transform Yourself Bootcamp will begin on Saturday 14th July! Read more
GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered

GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered

20th July 2018 - 4th November 2018
The GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered exhibition at New Lanark will celebrate the joy, excitement and occasional frustration of playing board games! Read more
Outdoor Cleghorn Summer Camps

Outdoor Cleghorn Summer Camps

23rd July 2018 - 3rd August 2018
Lanark
Outdoor Cleghorn provides the space and the time for children to be themselves and to play freely in a natural environment, they're running Summer camps for 5 - 11 year olds over the holidays! Read more
Land, Life, Water

Land, Life, Water

24th July 2018 - 9th August 2018
Discover the Clyde and Avon Valley Past and Present at Land, Life, Water a multi-media exhibition being held at The Tolbooth in Lanark! Read more
Insideout Summer School

Insideout Summer School

30th July 2018 - 3rd August 2018
InsideOut Productions are delighted to launch InsideOut Summer School - a week of amazing workshops in acting, singing and dancing with industry professionals. Read more
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

1st August 2018
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon! Read more
Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating

1st August 2018
Throw on your best apron and join us in decorating some yummy cupcakes at Chatelherault Country Park! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

1st August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

1st August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

1st August 2018
Lesmahagow
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

1st August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Calderglen Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

1st August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
National Play Day

National Play Day

1st August 2018
Join us in celebrating children’s right to play with a fun filled fay including stories, face painting, outdoor games, arts and crafts and all the usual Summerlee fun! Read more
Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

1st August 2018
Come along and demonstrate your artistic skills at Calderglen's drop in craft workshops this summer! Read more
Unicorn Tea Party

Unicorn Tea Party

1st August 2018
Bellshill
Join Source Events for their Unicorn Tea Party where you'll make fluffy unicorn slime, a unicorn keepsake, play games and enjoy some yummy cakes and snacks! Read more
Back to School Event - Hillhouse

Back to School Event - Hillhouse

2nd August 2018
Community Links have organised 'Back to School Events' designed to help families with low incomes get ready for school, the Hillhouse event is being held on Thursday 2nd August! Read more
Creative Clay Day

Creative Clay Day

2nd August 2018
Let your imagination run wild and create a beautiful piece of clay art at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays! Read more
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

2nd August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

2nd August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

2nd August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

2nd August 2018
Come along to Hillhouse Community Hub on a Thursday during the Summer holidays and take part in some fantastic and free activities! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

2nd August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Calderglen Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

2nd August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
NNE Presents Princesses of Pop

NNE Presents Princesses of Pop

2nd August 2018
NNE proudly presents the amazing 'Princesses of Pop' Show featuring Little Mix Magic and Simply Ariana at Motherwell Concert Hall! Read more
Of Land and Sea Exhibition

Of Land and Sea Exhibition

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Of Land and Sea at East Kilbride Arts Centre is Allison Smith's first solo exhibition since graduating with a BA(hons) Contemporary Art Practice from the City of Glasgow College. Read more
Back to School Event - Burnbank

Back to School Event - Burnbank

3rd August 2018
Community Links have organised 'Back to School Events' designed to help families with low incomes get ready for school, the Burnbank event is being held on Friday 3rd August! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

3rd August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

3rd August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

3rd August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Calderglen Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

3rd August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Nevis Ensemble Scotland’s Brand New Street Orchestra

Nevis Ensemble Scotland’s Brand New Street Orchestra

3rd August 2018
Scotland's Street Orchestra, Nevis Ensemble, are coming to communities around Scotland as part of a two-week 70 date tour in conjunction with Festival 2018, catch them at New Lanark on August 3rd! Read more
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

3rd August 2018
Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives! Read more
Stand Up For Airdrie

Stand Up For Airdrie

3rd August 2018
After a fantastic stand up night held earlier in the year Airdrie Working Mens Club presents a night of top notch stand up comedy in support of the Airdrieonians Supporters Trust! Read more
Teddy Bears Picnic

Teddy Bears Picnic

3rd August 2018
On Friday the 3rd of August Kilbryde Hospice is holding their very own Teddy Bears Picnic at the Crutherland House Hotel! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

4th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

4th August 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

4th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Ladies’ Night

Ladies’ Night

4th August 2018
EK, East Kilbride Ladies' Night on August 4th is the most hotly anticipated night of the year at Hamilton Park Racecourse! Read more
Luxury Badger Safari

Luxury Badger Safari

4th August 2018
Be escorted by the Falls of Clyde Ranger in their 4x4 on this Luxury Badger Watch to within 5 minutes of the sett! Read more
People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

4th August 2018
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers! Read more
Strathaven Round Table Annual Beer Festival

Strathaven Round Table Annual Beer Festival

4th August 2018
Strathaven
Join Strathaven Round Table for their Annual Beer Festival at Strathaven Scout and Guide Hall on August 4th! Read more
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

4th August 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park! Read more
The Therapy Room

The Therapy Room

4th August 2018
Join us for a night of comedy with Des McLean, John Scott, and Viv Gee; compered by Patrick Rowlink at Motherwell Concert Hall on Saturday 4th August! Read more
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
A whole host of colourful characters from Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's best-loved titles are coming to Lanark Memorial Hall this Summer! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

5th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
George Michael Tribute Show + DJ

George Michael Tribute Show + DJ

5th August 2018
Enjoy an intimate evening of all your favourite songs from George Michael & Wham at Carrigan's Blantyre on August 5th! Read more
Hamilton Mausoleum Tour

Hamilton Mausoleum Tour

5th August 2018
Take a tour of one of the finest private tombs in the country and the town’s most striking historic landmark, Hamilton Mausoleum. Read more
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

5th August 2018
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market every Sunday throughout the year from 8am to 2pm! Read more
Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

5th August 2018
Bring your young budding gardeners along to Dobbies Clyde Valley's Little Seedlings Club on Sunday 5th August and put the fun into gardening! Read more
People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

5th August 2018
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers! Read more
The McDougalls: Treasure Hunt

The McDougalls: Treasure Hunt

5th August 2018
The McDougalls are back with an exciting new musical show! Join them at Motherwell Concert Hall on Sunday 5th August for Treasure Hunt! Read more
Back to School Event - Fairhill

Back to School Event - Fairhill

6th August 2018
Community Links have organised 'Back to School Events' designed to help families with low incomes get ready for school, the Fairhill event is being held on Monday 6th August! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

6th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

6th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

6th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

6th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Momentum Free Discover & Bronze Arts Awards Course

Momentum Free Discover & Bronze Arts Awards Course

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Do you love dance and the Arts? Would you like to develop your dance skills and learn about other art forms whilst getting fit and active? Join YDance for their FREE Discover/Bronze Arts Award course! Read more
Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

6th August 2018
Come along and demonstrate your artistic skills at Calderglen's drop in craft workshops this summer! Read more
Tennis Summer Club

Tennis Summer Club

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Springwells Tennis Club are running a Tennis Summer Club suitable for children aged 6 and up in August! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

7th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

7th August 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive Bookbug Sessions for wee ones at Plains Evangelical Church, Airdrie! Read more
East Kilbride Art Club - New Session 2018

East Kilbride Art Club - New Session 2018

7th August 2018
East Kilbride Art Club will start back for their new session on Tuesday 7th August, new members more than welcome to sign up! Read more
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

7th August 2018
Join us in Edward’s Lab at Chatelherault Country Park on Tuesdays over the Summer holidays for some fun science experiments! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

7th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

7th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

7th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Otterly Awesome August

Otterly Awesome August

7th August 2018
In celebration of the arrival of the romp of otters, come along to Calderglen Country Park and create enrichment toys for the otters to play with! Read more
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

7th August 2018
The Woolpack Knitting Club meets every Tuesday afternoon in the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell! Read more
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

8th August 2018
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

8th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Fossil Hunt

Fossil Hunt

8th August 2018
Help us search the grounds of Chatelherault County Park for some hidden gemstones and fossils during the Summer holidays! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

8th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

8th August 2018
Lesmahagow
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

8th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

8th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Stream Guddling

Stream Guddling

8th August 2018
Get your wellies on and find out what creatures are lurking in some of the pools at RSPB Scotland Baron's Haugh! Read more
Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

8th August 2018
Come along and demonstrate your artistic skills at Calderglen's drop in craft workshops this summer! Read more
The Haven Family Summer Fun Day

The Haven Family Summer Fun Day

8th August 2018
Come along to The Haven Family Summer Fun Day at The Haven Centre in Forth on Wednesday 8th August and enjoy lots of family friendly activities and games! Read more
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

9th August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

9th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

9th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

9th August 2018
Come along to Hillhouse Community Hub on a Thursday during the Summer holidays and take part in some fantastic and free activities! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

9th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

9th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Otterly Awesome August

Otterly Awesome August

9th August 2018
In celebration of the arrival of the romp of otters, come along to Calderglen Country Park and create enrichment toys for the otters to play with! Read more
Rhythm of the Dance

Rhythm of the Dance

9th August 2018
The stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance is coming to the Town House Hamilton on Thursday 9th August! Read more
Tetra-Decathlon

Tetra-Decathlon

9th August 2018
A funny and inspiring look at what it takes to be a serious amateur, Tetra-Decathlon celebrates coming last, and then coming back for more! Read more
A Time In Stitch

A Time In Stitch

10th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Greenock embroiderer Mary McCarron presents a textile exhibition, A Time In Stitch, at The Tollbooth, Lanark between the 10th and 18th of August! Read more
Bat Walk

Bat Walk

10th August 2018
Join us for a twilight walk to track down the bats around RSPB Baron’s Haugh, and find out all about these nocturnal creatures! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

10th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

10th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
J’Adele

J’Adele

10th August 2018
J’Adele is the ultimate live tribute act to international superstar Adele! Catch her at Rutherglen Town Hall on Friday 10th August! Read more
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

10th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

10th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Otterly Awesome August

Otterly Awesome August

10th August 2018
In celebration of the arrival of the romp of otters, come along to Calderglen Country Park and create enrichment toys for the otters to play with! Read more
Pain Association Scotland - Self Management for People Living with Chronic Pain

Pain Association Scotland - Self Management for People Living with Chronic Pain

10th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Pain Association Scotland run professionally-led monthly groups across Lanarkshire for people living with all forms of chronic pain. Read more
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

10th August 2018
Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives! Read more
Auld Hat - New Heids

Auld Hat - New Heids

11th August 2018
Four of Scotland’s most experienced musicians have team up to present a show of Scottish songs seldom now heard at East Kilbride Arts Centre on Saturday 11th August! Read more
Badger Watch

Badger Watch

11th August 2018
View badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures on a Badger Watch organised by the Falls of Clyde Rangers! Read more
Carbrain and Hillcrest Gala Day

Carbrain and Hillcrest Gala Day

11th August 2018
The annual Carbrain and Hillcrest Gala Day returns on Saturday 11th August, come along to St Margarets of Scotland Primary School with the family for a great day out! Read more
Character Breakfast

Character Breakfast

11th August 2018
Join Kilbryde Hospice on Saturday the 11th of August at The Burnside Hotel for their very first Princess and Superhero Character Breakfast! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

11th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

11th August 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

11th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Hamilton Bulls Beer Festival

Hamilton Bulls Beer Festival

11th August 2018
Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere, great live music & entertainment for all the family, at Hamilton Beer Festival on Saturday 11th August! Read more
People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

11th August 2018
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers! Read more
Steam Fair Weekend

Steam Fair Weekend

11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Come along to Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life on the 11th & 12th of August for their annual Steam Fair Weekend! Read more
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

11th August 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park! Read more
Biggar Rally

Biggar Rally

12th August 2018
Biggar
The Albion Trust's Biggar Rally becomes more popular each year and 2018 will be no exception, make sure you don't miss the 45th edition on Sunday 12th August! Read more
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

12th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations! Read more
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

12th August 2018
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market every Sunday throughout the year from 8am to 2pm! Read more
Lanark Trail Festival

Lanark Trail Festival

12th August 2018
Lanark
On August 12th South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture will host a morning of racing and family fun at Lanark Racecourse as part of this year's Lanark Trail Festival! Read more
People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

12th August 2018
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers! Read more
TRI in the Park

TRI in the Park

12th August 2018
The Glasgow 2018 European Championships, in partnership with Triathlon Scotland, have launched a brand new Triathlon event at Strathclyde Park to introduce people to the sport – TRI in the Park! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

13th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

13th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

13th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

13th August 2018
Come along and demonstrate your artistic skills at Calderglen's drop in craft workshops this summer! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

14th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

14th August 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive Bookbug Sessions for wee ones at Plains Evangelical Church, Airdrie! Read more
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

14th August 2018
Join us in Edward’s Lab at Chatelherault Country Park on Tuesdays over the Summer holidays for some fun science experiments! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

14th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

14th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
The McDougalls: Summer Sizzler

The McDougalls: Summer Sizzler

14th August 2018
Don't miss an interactive show from Scotland’s 5 Star Children’s Theatre Company, The McDougalls, it's sure to put a sunny smile on the faces of weans and grown-ups alike! Read more
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

14th August 2018
The Woolpack Knitting Club meets every Tuesday afternoon in the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell! Read more
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

15th August 2018
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

15th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

15th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

15th August 2018
Lesmahagow
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

15th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Palacerigg At Dusk

Palacerigg At Dusk

15th August 2018
Join the Palacerigg Countryside Rangers on a walk around the park on the lookout for nocturnal animals as they venture out and about their business! Read more
Self Defence for Small Business

Self Defence for Small Business

15th August 2018
Join The Power Shower for 'Self Defence for the Small Business' an evening of Small Business Training at Dalziel Park Hotel on August 15th. Read more
Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

Summer Craft Workshops at Calderglen

15th August 2018
Come along and demonstrate your artistic skills at Calderglen's drop in craft workshops this summer! Read more
51 Shades Of Maggie

51 Shades Of Maggie

16th August 2018
51 Shades of Maggie returns to the stage this August starring the original Scottish Maggie, River City and Gary: Tank Commander star Leah MacRae! Read more
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

16th August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

16th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lego Workshop

Lego Workshop

16th August 2018
Let your imagination run wild and build anything from a skyscraper to a spaceship out of LEGO at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

16th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham

17th August 2018
Enjoy an intimate evening at Motherwell Concert Hall celebrating over 30 years on the road with Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham! Read more
Falstaff

Falstaff

17th August 2018
Opera Bohemia, Scotland's professional touring company returns to Lanark Memorial Hall with Verdi's comic masterpiece Falstaff! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

17th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Hotel California

Hotel California

17th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Back by popular demand! Eagles tribute, Hotel California, will perform their spectacular new critically acclaimed show at East Kilbride Village Theatre! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

17th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Rod Stewart Tribute Night

Rod Stewart Tribute Night

17th August 2018
Enjoy a night with Rod Stewart at The Parkville's Tribute Evening on Friday 17th August! Read more
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

17th August 2018
Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives! Read more
Cool, Calm, Confident Champions

Cool, Calm, Confident Champions

18th August 2018
Cool, Calm, Confident Champions is a workshop for 7 to 12 year olds exploring simple mindfulness practices and how they can be used in daily life! Read more
Cumbernauld Comic Con

Cumbernauld Comic Con

18th August 2018
The Big Glasgow Comic Page is coming to Cumbernauld! There will be over 40 exhibitors and traders selling comics, graphic novels, crafts, art, Funko Pop figures and much more! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

18th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

18th August 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday! Read more
Family Badger Watch

Family Badger Watch

18th August 2018
Join the Scottish Wildlife Trust Rangers for an evening guided walk following the clues to a secret sett, learning about badgers as we go! Read more
Gold Panning Courses

Gold Panning Courses

18th August 2018
The Museum of Lead Mining are holding several gold panning courses throughout the year, led by a professional gold panner! Read more
Ian Donaldson (H20) In Concert

Ian Donaldson (H20) In Concert

18th August 2018
These are exciting times for The Union in East Kilbride as we welcome the wonderful Ian Donaldson (H20) In Concert to the venue on Saturday 18th August! Read more
Lesley Dutch School of Dance Pre-School Dance Class - New Term

Lesley Dutch School of Dance Pre-School Dance Class - New Term

18th August 2018
The new term for pre-schoolers at the Lesley Dutch School of Dance starts back at Righead United Reformed Church on August 18th! Read more
Signed, Sealed, Delivered

Signed, Sealed, Delivered

18th August 2018
Catch the UK’s MOTOWN sensation, Signed, Sealed, Delivered, at Lanark Memorial Hall on Saturday 18th August! Read more
Stone Carving Workshop

Stone Carving Workshop

18th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
Little Sparta are delighted to be able to host two one-day stone carving workshops by Susheila Jamieson on 18th & 19th August! Read more
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

18th August 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park! Read more
Yoga + Foraging Day Retreat

Yoga + Foraging Day Retreat

18th August 2018
Strength and Soul are teaming up with Amy from Hipsters and Hobos to bring you a day of Yoga and Foraging on August 18th! Read more
Junior Rangers - Bumblebee Safari

Junior Rangers - Bumblebee Safari

19th August 2018
Join the rangers at the Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve and Visitor Centre for a Bumblebee Safari and find out all about these fascinating insects! Read more
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

19th August 2018
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market every Sunday throughout the year from 8am to 2pm! Read more
The Greatest Showman Sing Along

The Greatest Showman Sing Along

19th August 2018
Candy Cane Events presents an afternoon of singing your heart out to The Greatest Showman at this live sing-along event on Sunday 19th August! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

20th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

20th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

20th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

21st August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

21st August 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive Bookbug Sessions for wee ones at Plains Evangelical Church, Airdrie! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

21st August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

21st August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Photographic Exhibition

Photographic Exhibition

21st August 2018 - 23rd August 2018
An exhibition of photographs and artefacts, portraying the history of St John's over the past 175 years will be on display between the 21st and 23rd of August! Read more
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

21st August 2018
The Woolpack Knitting Club meets every Tuesday afternoon in the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell! Read more
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

22nd August 2018
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon! Read more
Bouncers (Remix)

Bouncers (Remix)

22nd August 2018 - 25th August 2018
East Kilbride Rep present Bouncers (Remix), a revised and updated version of John Godber’s classic play! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

22nd August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

22nd August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

22nd August 2018
Lesmahagow
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

22nd August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

23rd August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

23rd August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

23rd August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
A Night at the Movies

A Night at the Movies

24th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Join Beats ‘n’ Pieces at East Kilbride Arts Centre for an evening of song and dance from some of the most iconic films of our time! Read more
Dusty And Shirley with Horse & David McAlmont

Dusty And Shirley with Horse & David McAlmont

24th August 2018
From London, the great Hideaway show featuring Horse & David McAlmont comes to Scotland, and celebrates two of the most iconic British pop voices of our times, Dusty Springfield and Shirley Bassey! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

24th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

24th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

24th August 2018
Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives! Read more
Strathaven Balloon Festival

Strathaven Balloon Festival

24th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Strathaven
The annual Strathaven Balloon Festival takes place on the weekend of August 24th to 26th in Strathaven's John Hastie Park! Read more
The George Michael Story

The George Michael Story

24th August 2018
The George Michael Story is touring the UK, go on a musical journey of George’s biggest hits celebrating his life and generosity when the show comes to Doubletree by Hilton Strathclyde! Read more
Tom Jones Tribute Show

Tom Jones Tribute Show

24th August 2018
Back to Lisini Tributes by very popular demand, it's the Tom Jones Tribute Show! Catch it at The Castle Rooms on Friday 24th August! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

25th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Disco Divas

Disco Divas

25th August 2018
A fabulous cast of world class singers will perform the greatest hits of pop legends, Diana Ross, Joni Sledge and the undisputed queen of disco, Donna Summer when Disco Divas comes to Motherwell! Read more
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

25th August 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday! Read more
Lanark Comedy Club - Pick of the Fringe Show

Lanark Comedy Club - Pick of the Fringe Show

25th August 2018
Stand Out Comedy are back with a special edition of the Lanark Comedy Club! This time round they will be showcasing their picks of the 2018 Fringe Festival! Read more
Lanark Lifestyle Inflatable Fun Sessions

Lanark Lifestyle Inflatable Fun Sessions

25th August 2018
Inflatable Fun Sessions for under 16s are held on the last Saturday of every month at Lanark Lifestyles Pool! Read more
Luxury Badger Safari

Luxury Badger Safari

25th August 2018
Be escorted by the Falls of Clyde Ranger in their 4x4 on this Luxury Badger Watch to within 5 minutes of the sett! Read more
Messy Play Hamilton - Supermess

Messy Play Hamilton - Supermess

25th August 2018
Join Mess Around Lanarkshire for their Supermess session at Trinity Church, Hamilton on Saturday 25th August! Read more
Mosaic Workshop by Susheila Jamieson

Mosaic Workshop by Susheila Jamieson

25th August 2018
Little Sparta are delighted to be able to host two one-day mosaic workshops by Susheila Jamieson this Summer! Read more
Saturday Swing

Saturday Swing

25th August 2018
Relive the legendary years of swing with Mr Paul French at Rutherglen Town Hall on Saturday 25th August! Read more
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

25th August 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park! Read more
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

26th August 2018
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market every Sunday throughout the year from 8am to 2pm! Read more
Paws in the Park

Paws in the Park

26th August 2018
Join the Paws in the Park sponsored walk in Strathclyde Park and raise funds for the St Andrew's Hospice Capital Appeal! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

27th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

27th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

27th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

28th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday and baby Bookbug every Tuesday during term time! Read more
Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

Bookbug Plains Evangelical Church

28th August 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive Bookbug Sessions for wee ones at Plains Evangelical Church, Airdrie! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

28th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

28th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Tony Stockwell - Psychic Medium

Tony Stockwell - Psychic Medium

28th August 2018
Psychic medium and star of TV’s Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy, Tony Stockwell returns to Motherwell Concert Hall with his new show on August 28th! Read more
Woolpack Knitting Club

Woolpack Knitting Club

28th August 2018
The Woolpack Knitting Club meets every Tuesday afternoon in the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell! Read more
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

29th August 2018
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon! Read more
DB12Run

DB12Run

29th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition. Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

29th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group

29th August 2018
Lesmahagow
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Lesmahagow Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

29th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Nightshift

Nightshift

29th August 2018
As dusk falls Drumpellier comes alive, join our popular and free night walk and spot some nocturnal wildlife! Read more
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

30th August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

30th August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

30th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
51 Shades of Maggie

51 Shades of Maggie

31st August 2018
51 Shades of Maggie returns to the stage this August starring the original Scottish Maggie, River City and Gary: Tank Commander star Leah MacRae! Read more
Bye Bye Baby

Bye Bye Baby

31st August 2018
Join Bye Bye Baby at Rutherglen Town Hall as they deliver a full theatre show celebrating the journey of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons! Read more
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

31st August 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether! Read more
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

31st August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions! Read more
Record Fair

Record Fair

31st August 2018
Snap up some vinyl bargains when Chris and his team returns to Rutherglen Exchange Shopping Centre for their regular Record Fair! Read more
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

31st August 2018
Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

23rd October 2017 - 31st December 2018
Include Me 2 Club run a Junior Youth Club for ages 0 - 12 and their families at Dalmeny Community Centre on Mondays!
Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
If you’re keen to find out how to tackle a tablet, control a computer or find your way around the web, then your local library is the place to be!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

15th January 2018 - 16th December 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp

Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp

28th June 2018 - 14th August 2018
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp is a fun and innovative class designed to give children between the ages of 5-12 years old an enjoyable start to the nations favourite game!
Busby Tennis Club Summer Holiday Programme

Busby Tennis Club Summer Holiday Programme

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Busby Tennis Club are running a Summer Holiday Programme for 4 - 16 year olds over the holidays, suitable all abilities!
Giffnock Soccer Centre Summer Camps

Giffnock Soccer Centre Summer Camps

2nd July 2018 - 9th August 2018
Giffnock Soccer Centre will be running their popular football camps over the whole of the summer holidays at Eastwood Park!
Summer Tennis Camps

Summer Tennis Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Clarkston Tennis Club's Summer Tennis Camps offer a fun introduction to the game of tennis for girls and boys aged 5 to 16!
Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

10th July 2018 - 7th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Libraries are running loads of fantastic and free activities for kids over the Summer holidays!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

1st August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

1st August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

1st August 2018
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. are a mutual aid support group for people with any kind of addiction, the group is totally confidential and offers help support and advice to all.
Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

1st August 2018
Join us on Wednesdays at Athena Therapies & Holistics Academy for a Psychic demonstration from one of Glasgow's top mediums!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

1st August 2018
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston held on Wednesdays!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club - FULLY BOOKED

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club - FULLY BOOKED

1st August 2018
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2018 and booking are now being taken!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

2nd August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

2nd August 2018
Cllr Angela Convery - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries throughout Barrhead and Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: James Fletcher

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: James Fletcher

3rd August 2018
Cllr James Fletcher - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries at in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

3rd August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
The Beach Boyz Story

The Beach Boyz Story

3rd August 2018
If you like the Beach Boys® songs, you will love this band! Catch the Beach Boyz Tribute Band at Eastwood Park Theatre on Friday 3rd August!
Walking Football

Walking Football

3rd August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

4th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

4th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Gourmet Campfire Cooking - FULLY BOOKED

Gourmet Campfire Cooking - FULLY BOOKED

4th August 2018
Forget your kitchen and oven and get outside to enjoy some outdoor Gourmet Campfire Cooking with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Karaoke

Karaoke

4th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

4th August 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

5th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Druids of Caledon’s Public Festival of Lunasdal

Druids of Caledon’s Public Festival of Lunasdal

5th August 2018
Join the Druids of Caledon at Rouken Glen Park for their public festival Lunasdal celebrating the wheel of the seasons on Sunday 5th August!
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

5th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

5th August 2018
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!
The Handlebards present Romeo and Juliet

The Handlebards present Romeo and Juliet

5th August 2018
Join the HandleBards’ all-female troupe in the beautiful Greenbank Garden for Romeo and Juliet as you’ve never seen it before!
The Wee Art Studio Pop in Open Afternoon

The Wee Art Studio Pop in Open Afternoon

5th August 2018
Come along and find out about new Adult and Teenage classes as well as a new Friday After School Kids Class at the Wee Art Studio's Pop in Open Afternoon!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

6th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Keep the kids amused by registering them for the annual Summer Holiday Club at Maxwell Mearns Castle Church!
Mini Picasso

Mini Picasso

6th August 2018 - 8th August 2018
Bring the kids along to Mearns Golf Academy where they can unleash their inner Picasso at these Summer holiday workshops!
Bug Hunt

Bug Hunt

7th August 2018
Join the Rouken Glen Park Activity Ranger looking for bugs and beasties in the park on Tuesday 7th August!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

7th August 2018
Cllr Colm Merrick - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

7th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

7th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for their Big Quiz Night!
Summer Family Yoga

Summer Family Yoga

7th August 2018
Join Yoga Fun With Debs for an afternoon of family fun and creativity as we move through our yoga practice together!
Summer Yoga Sessions for Children

Summer Yoga Sessions for Children

7th August 2018
Yoga With Debs is running Summer Yoga Sessions for Children at Netherlee Church during the school holidays!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

7th August 2018
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!
Walking Football

Walking Football

7th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

7th August 2018
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

8th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

8th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

8th August 2018
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. are a mutual aid support group for people with any kind of addiction, the group is totally confidential and offers help support and advice to all.
Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

8th August 2018
Join us on Wednesdays at Athena Therapies & Holistics Academy for a Psychic demonstration from one of Glasgow's top mediums!
Summer Yoga Sessions for Children

Summer Yoga Sessions for Children

8th August 2018
Yoga With Debs is running Summer Yoga Sessions for Children at Netherlee Church during the school holidays!
Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens

Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens

8th August 2018
Yoga With Debs is running Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens at Netherlee Church during the school holidays!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

8th August 2018
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston held on Wednesdays!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club - FULLY BOOKED

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club - FULLY BOOKED

8th August 2018
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2018 and booking are now being taken!
Auchenback Active Limited Annual Community Safety Family Fun Day

Auchenback Active Limited Annual Community Safety Family Fun Day

9th August 2018
Auchenback Active are holding their fantastic annual Community Safety Event on Thursday 9th August at Auchenback Resource Centre, Barrhead!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

9th August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Monthly Meeting

Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Monthly Meeting

9th August 2018
Have your voice heard on local issues at the Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Meeting!
Bricks 4 Kidz Lego S.T.E.A.M Summer Camps - Newton Mearns

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego S.T.E.A.M Summer Camps - Newton Mearns

10th August 2018
Calling all LEGO fans! Join Bricks 4 Kidz over the Summer holidays at one of their fantastic S.T.E.A.M. based camps in Newton Mearns!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Annette Ireland

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Annette Ireland

10th August 2018
Cllr Annette Ireland - Ward 4 holds regular surgeries in Clarkston and Netherlee.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

10th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Karaoke Night at Keays

Karaoke Night at Keays

10th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Kelburn Bar for Friday night Karaoke!
Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens

Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens

10th August 2018
Yoga With Debs is running Summer Yoga Sessions for Tweens at Netherlee Church during the school holidays!
Walking Football

Walking Football

10th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

11th August 2018
The Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market is your local indoor arts & crafts market held on the second Saturday of every month from March until December!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

11th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

11th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Karaoke

Karaoke

11th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

11th August 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

12th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

12th August 2018
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic family films!
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

12th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

12th August 2018
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

13th August 2018
Cllr Angela Convery - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries throughout Barrhead and Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

13th August 2018
Cllr Colm Merrick - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Tony Buchanan

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Tony Buchanan

13th August 2018
Cllr Tony Buchanan - Ward 2 holds regular surgeries at Mearns Library and Glen Halls, Neilston.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

13th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Annette Ireland

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Annette Ireland

14th August 2018
Cllr Annette Ireland - Ward 4 holds regular surgeries in Clarkston and Netherlee.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

14th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

14th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for their Big Quiz Night!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

14th August 2018
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!
Walking Football

Walking Football

14th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

14th August 2018
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

15th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

15th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

15th August 2018
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. are a mutual aid support group for people with any kind of addiction, the group is totally confidential and offers help support and advice to all.
Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

15th August 2018
Join us on Wednesdays at Athena Therapies & Holistics Academy for a Psychic demonstration from one of Glasgow's top mediums!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

15th August 2018
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston held on Wednesdays!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

16th August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
Creatures of the Night

Creatures of the Night

17th August 2018
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers on the hunt for the nocturnal creatures that call the Windfarm their home!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

17th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
The Pantaloons Present: The Importance of Being Earnest

The Pantaloons Present: The Importance of Being Earnest

17th August 2018
The Pantaloons return to Greenbank Garden with another of their famous outdoor productions - The Importance of Being Earnest!
Walking Football

Walking Football

17th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

18th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

18th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Karaoke

Karaoke

18th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
Kids Party In The Park 2018 with Little Fix

Kids Party In The Park 2018 with Little Fix

18th August 2018
Kids Party In The Park returns to a new venue for 2018, Rouken Glen Park, and features entertainment for all the family from Little Fix, The Ariana Experience and DJ Zander Nation!
Messy Play Giffnock - Supermess

Messy Play Giffnock - Supermess

18th August 2018
Join Mess Around Glasgow South for their Supermess session at the Maccabi Centre, Giffnock on Saturday 18th August!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

18th August 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

19th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

19th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Minibeast Scrub-a-dub

Minibeast Scrub-a-dub

19th August 2018
It's that time of year when the Whitelee Countryside Rangers clean out the bug hotel, come along, give them a hand and see what minibeasts you can spot!
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

19th August 2018
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Angela Convery

20th August 2018
Cllr Angela Convery - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries throughout Barrhead and Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Colm Merrick

20th August 2018
Cllr Colm Merrick - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Danny Devlin

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Danny Devlin

20th August 2018
Cllr Danny Devlin - Ward 1 holds regular surgeries across Barrhead and in Mure Hall, Uplawmoor.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

20th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

21st August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

21st August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for their Big Quiz Night!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

21st August 2018
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!
Walking Football

Walking Football

21st August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

21st August 2018
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
East Renfrewshire Bipolar Group

East Renfrewshire Bipolar Group

22nd August 2018
The East Renfrewshire Bipolar Self-Help Group meet on the 4th Wednesday each month at Orchardhill Parish Church, Giffnock.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Alan Lafferty

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Alan Lafferty

22nd August 2018
Cllr Alan Lafferty - Ward 4 holds regular surgeries at Clarkston Hall and Duff Memorial Hall, Busby.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

22nd August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

22nd August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

22nd August 2018
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. are a mutual aid support group for people with any kind of addiction, the group is totally confidential and offers help support and advice to all.
Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

22nd August 2018
Join us on Wednesdays at Athena Therapies & Holistics Academy for a Psychic demonstration from one of Glasgow's top mediums!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

22nd August 2018
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston held on Wednesdays!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

23rd August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

24th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Karaoke Night at Keays

Karaoke Night at Keays

24th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Kelburn Bar for Friday night Karaoke!
Walking Football

Walking Football

24th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

25th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

25th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Giffnock Beer Festival

Giffnock Beer Festival

25th August 2018
The Giffnock Beer Festival returns for a fourth year to GHA Rugby Club on Saturday the 25th August!
Karaoke

Karaoke

25th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
Power Walk

Power Walk

25th August 2018
Join Church of Scotland Moderator, Right Rev Susan Brown, for a sponsored walk on behalf of Christian Aid around the UK’s largest onshore windfarm, Whitelee!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

25th August 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

26th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

26th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
Funbox: Rocking All Over The World

Funbox: Rocking All Over The World

26th August 2018
Get ready to strut your funky stuff when Funbox bring their new show, Rocking All Over The World, to Eastwood Park Theatre!
Funday Sunday at the Avenue

Funday Sunday at the Avenue

26th August 2018
The Avenue Shopping Centre holds a Funday Sunday every month with loads of free kids activities between Midday and 4pm!
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

26th August 2018
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: James Fletcher

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: James Fletcher

27th August 2018
Cllr James Fletcher - Ward 3 holds regular surgeries at in Giffnock and Thornliebank.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Jim McLean

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Jim McLean

27th August 2018
Cllr Jim McLean - Ward 5 holds regular surgeries at Montgomerie Hall, Eaglesham and Fairweather Hall, Newton Mearns.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

27th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Conservation Volunteers

Conservation Volunteers

28th August 2018
Interested in becoming involved with conservation projects at Rouken Glen Park? Join the Conservation Volunteers!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

28th August 2018
Cllr Charlie Gilbert - Ward 2 holds regular surgeries at Mearns Library and Glen Halls, Neilston
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Tony Buchanan

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Tony Buchanan

28th August 2018
Cllr Tony Buchanan - Ward 2 holds regular surgeries at Mearns Library and Glen Halls, Neilston.
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

28th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

Include Me 2 Club - Big Quiz Night

28th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for their Big Quiz Night!
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

28th August 2018
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and ASN!
Walking Football

Walking Football

28th August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

28th August 2018
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

29th August 2018
Cllr Charlie Gilbert - Ward 2 holds regular surgeries at Mearns Library and Glen Halls, Neilston
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

29th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

29th August 2018
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

P.A.R.T.N.E.R. Addiction Recovery Group

29th August 2018
P.A.R.T.N.E.R. are a mutual aid support group for people with any kind of addiction, the group is totally confidential and offers help support and advice to all.
Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

Psychic Demonstration Every Wednesday!

29th August 2018
Join us on Wednesdays at Athena Therapies & Holistics Academy for a Psychic demonstration from one of Glasgow's top mediums!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

29th August 2018
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston held on Wednesdays!
Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

30th August 2018
Enjoy an intimate evening at Eastwood Park Theatre celebrating over 30 years on the road with Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

30th August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

31st August 2018
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Walking Football

Walking Football

31st August 2018
Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

1st July 2017 - 31st December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

27th October 2017 - 30th September 2018
Heriot-Watt University are looking for people aged 65 and over in Edinburgh & Lothians to take part in a new study.
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Historic Underground

Historic Underground

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Discover a dark, damp world unchanged since the 18th century in this tour of Blair Street Underground Vaults with Mercat Tours.
Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

2nd January 2018 - 31st December 2018
We'll be hiding lots of cuddly Britannia toy corgis on board the ship for you to spot.
Children’s Judo Club

Children’s Judo Club

2nd March 2018 - 2nd March 2019
Randori Judo will be starting a four week Introduction to Judo Course commencing on Friday 2nd March at 4:30pm at Clovenstone Community Centre.
Art of Glass

Art of Glass

6th April 2018 - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition exploring the work of leading glass artists in Britain today comes to the National Museum of Scotland from 6th April.
Scotland’s Gardens - 101 Greenbank Crescent

Scotland’s Gardens - 101 Greenbank Crescent

15th April 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: 101 Greenbank Crescent has a variety of distinct areas and terraces with interest all year round.
Scotland’s Gardens  - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

1st May 2018 - 31st August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round the outstanding gardens of the splendid 17th century pink sandstone Tyninghame House.
Canaletto and the Art of Venice

Canaletto and the Art of Venice

11th May 2018 - 21st October 2018
The exhibition presents a spectacular selection of eighteenth-century Venetian art, bringing the irresistible allure of the most beautiful city in the world to The Queen's Gallery.
Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

17th May 2018 - 4th August 2018
See Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft when it goes on display at the National Museum of Scotland from 17th May.
Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

22nd May 2018 - 24th August 2018
The winning entries to the 2018 Fringe Schools Poster Competition will be on display at Dynamic Earth from 22nd May until 24th August.
Growing Up With Books

Growing Up With Books

1st June 2018 - 9th December 2018
Explore the world of children’s books in this exhibition on now at the Museum of Childhood.
Their Work Is Not Forgotten

Their Work Is Not Forgotten

8th June 2018 - 14th October 2018
Explore the past and present of political activism in Edinburgh in this new exhibition celebrating the centenary of women’s suffrage.
SLIME Workshops

SLIME Workshops

15th June 2018 - 1st September 2018
Bring the kids along to Gooey Events Ltd for these new slime making and playing workshops during the summer holidays. Suitable for ages 4+.
‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

16th June 2018 - 25th August 2018
Artist Laura Gill's latest exhibition ‘Moon Shadows’ continues her study of the timeless quality of movement of the human figure.
Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

17th June 2018 - 31st August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Inveresk Village is a collection of five walled gardens including Shepherd House.
Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

22nd June 2018 - 25th November 2018
Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as they take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

30th June 2018 - 20th August 2018
Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and remote corners of the Almond Valley site during the summer holidays!
Operation Earth

Operation Earth

1st July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Join us this summer at Dynamic Earth and take part in our brand new interactive programme aimed at families ‘Operation Earth’.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

1st July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2018.
Summer at Dalkeith Country Park

Summer at Dalkeith Country Park

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Check out the great children's summer events at Dalkeith Country Park and explore the turreted treehouse.
Beginners/Intermediate Pilates Classes for Adults

Beginners/Intermediate Pilates Classes for Adults

3rd July 2018 - 4th June 2019
Come along and try Pilates for adults with Nicky Pender every Tuesday and Wednesday at Liberton Kirk Halls.
In Focus: Scottish Photography

In Focus: Scottish Photography

7th July 2018 - 12th May 2019
This exhibition showcases the City Art Centre’s photographic collections, charting the development of fine art photography in Scotland from the 19th century to present day.
Summer at the Palace

Summer at the Palace

9th July 2018 - 2nd September 2018
Visit The Palace of Holyrood House this summer and explore the Palace and gardens with our new Family Trail.
Mum and Baby Classes

Mum and Baby Classes

11th July 2018 - 11th August 2018
The Bump Club is starting a new block of Mum and Baby classes at Oriam, Heriot Watt University on 11th July.
Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

15th July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Take part in these free art-making afternoons for children of all ages at The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art this Summer!
Puzzle in the Gardens

Puzzle in the Gardens

15th July 2018 - 15th September 2018
Cryptically painted puzzle pieces are set in the trees for viewers to discover in this art installation by Anne Gilchrist.
Summer Indian Dance Saturdays

Summer Indian Dance Saturdays

21st July 2018 - 11th August 2018
Dance Ihayami is running Summer Indian Dance workshops on Saturday mornings at the Lifecare Centre in Stockbridge starting on 21st July.
Bongo’s Bingo

Bongo’s Bingo

26th July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Bongo’s Bingo continues to see sell-out shows across the UK and we’re thrilled to bring it to the Edinburgh Fringe this August.
Swingtrain  - Exercise on Swing Music

Swingtrain - Exercise on Swing Music

26th July 2018 - 22nd December 2018
Swing into fitness with SwingTrain, a fun work out on swing and neo-swing music with short routines suiting all levels.
Ulster American

Ulster American

28th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
A confrontational and brutally funny new play by David Ireland (Cyprus Avenue), exploring abuses of power, the confusion of cultural identity and the silencing of the female voice.
Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

29th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Comedian Mark Thomas uses his own demise to explore the state of the NHS and what the future might hold for all of us.
Meek

Meek

31st July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Presented by Headlong in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Meek is a tale which reflects on our own fraught times.
Adam Hess: Seahorse

Adam Hess: Seahorse

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Adam Hess, Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee, as seen on Tonight at the Palladium and Live at the BBC, brings his show 'Seahorse' to the Fringe.
Adulting

Adulting

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Catch award-winning cabaret artist Tash York when she brings her show "Adulting" to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Alice Fraser: Ethos

Alice Fraser: Ethos

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Ethos is a silly, funny and smart show that explores what it is to be human and brought to the Fringe by award-winning writer, broadcaster and comedy performer, Alice Fraser.
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

1st August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
The musical improv smash hit wonder Baby Wants Candy is back at the Fringe with more brand new, ad-libbed, undefined, exhilarating 55-minute musicals.
Chris Turner: We’re Where We Were

Chris Turner: We’re Where We Were

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Don't miss Manchester lad Chris Turner when he brings his show - We're Where We Were - to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

1st August 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in these drop-in evening dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

1st August 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in these drop-in dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Edinburgh Character Project

Edinburgh Character Project

1st August 2018 - 31st August 2018
This August, Edinburgh’s West End will launch a major new month-long photography exhibition, the West End Character Project, showcasing the people and places that shape it.
Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Felicity Ward returns to the Edinburgh Fringe after a two-year hiatus. She’s back and ready to bust a nut-ful of jokes.
Fin Taylor: When Harassy Met Sally

Fin Taylor: When Harassy Met Sally

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
FIN TAYLOR is off on tour with a brand new show 'When Harassy Met Sally' and is bringing it to to the Fringe.
Holyrood Holiday Club: Holyrood Harvest

Holyrood Holiday Club: Holyrood Harvest

1st August 2018
Step back to the time of the Iron Age Celts and try your hand at some traditional crafts at the Holyrood Holiday Club.
Jarred Christmas  ‘Remarkably Average’ Edinburgh Fringe Show

Jarred Christmas  ‘Remarkably Average’ Edinburgh Fringe Show

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Catch Jarred Christmas when he brings his brand-new show ‘Remarkably Average’ to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
John Kearns: Don’t Worry They’re Here

John Kearns: Don’t Worry They’re Here

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
The only ever two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award winner John Kearns presents an encore run of his 2017 stand-up show at this year's Fringe.
Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class with Sculptor Alan Herriot

Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class with Sculptor Alan Herriot

1st August 2018
Powderhall Bronze is offering an Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class led by sculptor Alan Herriot in August.
Pelican: Fisk

Pelican: Fisk

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Prepare yourself for an hour of the most surreal and physical style of comedy as critically acclaimed Pelican bring a brand new, mad cap, uplifting and hugely entertaining show to this year’s Fringe
Thrones! The Musical Parody

Thrones! The Musical Parody

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The smash-hit must-see show of the Fringe is back, bigger and Lannister-badder than ever with a prime slot in George Square Theatre.
Top Banana

Top Banana

1st August 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Join Tori Scott and her band The Shame Spirals on an audacious musical journey of slurred autobiographical stories and songs she stole from other people.
Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
From two co-creators of Thrones! The Musical comes a Harry Potter musical parody that is sure to leave you spellbound.
Ada Campe and the Psychic Duck

Ada Campe and the Psychic Duck

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Join 2018 NATYS winner, Ada Campe, for a show about wonderful women, strange encounters and a fairground mystery that occurred on the Welsh coast many moons ago...
Adele Cliff: Sheep

Adele Cliff: Sheep

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Adele Cliff is fast becoming one of the most sought-after acts on the UK circuit and she brings her hotly anticipated debut hour to the Festival Fringe.
CLASS

CLASS

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A parent-teacher meeting goes very wrong in CLASS – a new play about learning difficulties: in school, in life, wherever.
Coriolanus Vanishes

Coriolanus Vanishes

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Coriolanus Vanishes is a contemporary tragedy exploring how childhood memories can besiege adult relationships.
Craig Hill: C’mon the Lads!

Craig Hill: C’mon the Lads!

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scotland's kilted and award-winning comedy treasure is back at the Fringe with a new show and it is soooooo not about fit-baws!
Cushion-making with Zips & Piping

Cushion-making with Zips & Piping

2nd August 2018
Learn how to make professional looking cushions with zips and piping to match your furnishings and you'll never need to buy a cushion again.
Daniel Sloss: X

Daniel Sloss: X

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Catch the new show from Daniel Sloss, the internationally acclaimed, award-winning Scottish stand-up comedian when he returns to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Edinburgh International Festival: Midsummer

Edinburgh International Festival: Midsummer

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Enjoy this newly expanded version of David Grieg’s heart-warming and humorous love-letter to Edinburgh, featuring original songs by Ballboy’s Gordon McIntyre.
Edinburgh Magic Show

Edinburgh Magic Show

2nd August 2018
The Edinburgh Magic Show storms into the city centre on the first Thursday of each month and you can catch it at Lulu, George Street.
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Don't miss the legendary show, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, when it returns for its 11th Edinburgh Fringe!
Hive Mind

Hive Mind

2nd August 2018 - 9th August 2018
In this body of sculptural work, Renee Rilexie uses the human head to interrogate the human condition in a digital era.
Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi

Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Imran Yusuf, a truly unique voice in the world of comedy, bring his show 'Saint, Sinner, Sufi' to The Stand Edinburgh Fringe.
Jake Howie: Read My Lips

Jake Howie: Read My Lips

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Warm and quick-witted,newcomer Jake Howie brings his frank take on life, love, sex and politics to this year’s Fringe.
James Hancox: Sports For The Unsporty

James Hancox: Sports For The Unsporty

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
James Hancox has always been rubbish at sports. As a response, he’s invented his own and plans to unveil them to the world, one fringe show at a time, in his debut solo hour.
Jimeoin: Roast Chicken Result!

Jimeoin: Roast Chicken Result!

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
World class stand-up as the Irishman from Australia brings his brilliantly observed, ever-evolving and hilarious comedy to his incredible 25th Edinburgh Fringe.
Launch Party: Choose Life Choose Leith: Trainspotting on Location

Launch Party: Choose Life Choose Leith: Trainspotting on Location

2nd August 2018
Luath Press invites you to the Launch Party of 'Choose Life Choose Leith: Trainspotting on Location by Trainspotting expert and 'Leith Walks' tour guide Tim Bell.
Lloyd Langford: Why The Big Face?

Lloyd Langford: Why The Big Face?

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
The ever-charming, award-winning Lloyd Langford returns to the Fringe with his new show 'Why The Big Face?'
Make a Pencil Skirt

Make a Pencil Skirt

2nd August 2018
Make a Pencil Skirt in this 5-week Thursday evening class with Artisan Stitch starting on 2nd August
On the Exhale

On the Exhale

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Martín Zimmerman’s play is a compulsive and visceral examination of American gun violence and directed by double Fringe First award-winner Christopher Haydon.
Pamela’s Palace

Pamela’s Palace

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Interactive Theatre International brings 'Pamela’s Palace', a brilliantly funny and bittersweet comedy, to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Peatbog Faeries

Peatbog Faeries

2nd August 2018
Don't miss the Peatbog Faeries, with their inventive and unique brand of music, when they return to Stramash on Thursday August 2nd.
Peatbog Faeries - Live at Stramash

Peatbog Faeries - Live at Stramash

2nd August 2018
Don't miss the feel-good atmosphere when the Peatbog Faeries take to the stage at Stramash on 2nd August!
Scott Bennett: Leap Year

Scott Bennett: Leap Year

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scott Bennett has rapidly established himself as one of the fastest rising stars on the UK’s comedy circuit today and brings his show 'Leap Year' to the Fringe.
Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Gilded Balloon brings 'Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net' to the Fringe and it's fast, furious, reliably brilliant and different every night!
Signor Baffo’s Restaurant

Signor Baffo’s Restaurant

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Making its Edinburgh Fringe debut, Interactive Theatre International presents 'Signor Baffo’s Restaurant', an interactive children’s comedy.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

2nd August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh (Coronation Street, Broadchurch), The Greatest Play... is squashed full of exquisite observation and heartbreaking beauty.
The Wedding Reception

The Wedding Reception

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh Fringe: The Wedding Reception - The 5-star show that promises love, honour and disarray and a 3-course meal.
Trio Creole feat John Burgess

Trio Creole feat John Burgess

2nd August 2018
It's the first night of a weekly residency with top ragtime jazz band "Trio Creole" playing their heady mix of rags, stomps and blues in Leith's "Papillon" bar and restaurant.
Underground Railroad Game

Underground Railroad Game

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Soho Theatre presents... Underground Railroad Game, an R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy, at Traverse Theatre in August.
You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

2nd August 2018
Have you ever wondered how our eyes work? Join us this summer at Surgeons’ Hall Museums for these kids eye dissection workshops and find out.
A Gallant Life

A Gallant Life

3rd August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Not Cricket Productions brings this true and heart-warming new musical about Muriel Thompson, motor-racing champion, suffragette, ambulance driver and decorated war veteran, to the Fringe.
Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Learn to use a sewing machine safely and confidently in this Beginners Weekend Sewing Course with Artisan Stitch!
Chinese Youth Arts Festival 2018

Chinese Youth Arts Festival 2018

3rd August 2018
Organised by Scotland-China Chamber of Commerce, the Chinese Youth Arts Festival 2018 will be held in EICC on 3rd August.
Cirque Berserk

Cirque Berserk

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Britain’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular, Cirque Berserk, makes its eagerly anticipated Fringe debut at EICC!
Coburg House Summer Open Studios Event

Coburg House Summer Open Studios Event

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Over 80 artists at Coburg House will be opening their doors offering a rare opportunity to see behind the scenes in this Summer Open Studios event.
Drawing the City with the Edinburgh Sketcher

Drawing the City with the Edinburgh Sketcher

3rd August 2018
Join Mark Kirkham, the Edinburgh Sketcher, for a sketching workshop inspired by Canaletto at The Palace of Holyrood!
Edinburgh International Festival: Waiting for Godot

Edinburgh International Festival: Waiting for Godot

3rd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett’s iconic absurdist play, is brought to life in what has been called its greatest production for 25 years.
EIF: Standard Life Aberdeen Opening Event: Five Telegrams

EIF: Standard Life Aberdeen Opening Event: Five Telegrams

3rd August 2018
A spectacular free outdoor event, the Standard Life Aberdeen Opening Event: Five Telegrams will celebrate the start of the 2018 International Festival in Festival Square.
For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
For the Love of Fantasy presents their most exciting event so far -The School of Witchcraft & Wizardry!
Forth on the Fringe

Forth on the Fringe

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Radio Forth on the Fringe is one of the ‘must see’ shows of this year’s Edinburgh Festival. See it at Edinburgh Playhouse!
Free-Motion Embroidery using Dissolving Fabrics

Free-Motion Embroidery using Dissolving Fabrics

3rd August 2018
Artisan Stitch is holding a ‘sequel’ to the original Free-Motion Embroidery workshop so come along and learn how to create free-standing motifs.
Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

3rd August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Come along for some good exercise and great fun with Edinburgh Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall during the Festival Fringe!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

3rd August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Haptic + EQ

Haptic + EQ

3rd August 2018
Haptic along with fellow Fifers, EQ will be going head to head all the way through till 5am at The Mash House on 3rd August.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

3rd August 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

3rd August 2018 - 14th August 2018
Can Princess Pumpalot and her best friend, Guffy, find the purple super-farting bean and save Wiffyville from Prince Nastavia and the low-flying gnomes?
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

3rd August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
Simon Munnery: The Wreath

Simon Munnery: The Wreath

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
British Comedy Award nominee, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and Chortle Award winner, Simon Munnery brings a brand new stand-up hour to The Stand this August.
The Best of Irish Comedy

The Best of Irish Comedy

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club brings The Best of Irish Comedy, featuring four top comics for the price of one, back to the Fringe.
The Best of Red Raw

The Best of Red Raw

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
We bring together some of our favourites for the Fringe. Watch out for rising stars trying new material too.
The Best of Scottish Comedy

The Best of Scottish Comedy

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
See the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit with at least four acts on every bill at The Stand Comedy Club Fringe.
The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

3rd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Uncork the champagne as the country's number 1 touring cabaret show - The Lady Boys of Bangkok celebrate 20 years with their new ‘Wonder Women’ Tour.
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

3rd August 2018 - 25th August 2018
With the world famous Edinburgh Castle as their backdrop, the four corners of the globe will meet; making the 2018 Tattoo (3-25 August) as spectacular as ever.
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

3rd August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

3rd August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Tygers Of Pan Tang - Edinburgh Festival

Tygers Of Pan Tang - Edinburgh Festival

3rd August 2018
Catch heavy metal band, Tygers Of Pan Tang, when they return to Stramash as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
User Not Found

User Not Found

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
It’s the moment of your death. There’s a magic button. Do you delete your entire online legacy? Or do you keep it – and leave the choice for someone else?
W3L and SSW Live!

W3L and SSW Live!

3rd August 2018
W3L Wrestling comes to Linlithgow Leisure Centre for an action packed night of Live American Wrestling with special guest international Wrestling star Colt Cabana!
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms.
2018 Chinese Arts and Culture Festival

2018 Chinese Arts and Culture Festival

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Organised by Scotland-China Chamber of Commerce, the 4th Chinese Arts and Culture Festival will be held in EICC on 4th & 5th August.
A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

4th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe, Scotland's first dog cafe, invites you to a Princess Party like no other!
Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

4th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Rob Broderick will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.
Easy Sew - Make a Yoga Mat Bag

Easy Sew - Make a Yoga Mat Bag

4th August 2018
Join in the fun and learn to sew this made to measure Eco-Friendly Yoga Mat Bag with Upcycle World on 4th August.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

4th August 2018
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Nicola Benedetti

Edinburgh International Festival: Nicola Benedetti

4th August 2018
A morning of witty and theatrical Baroque works from Nicola Benedetti, accompanied by the world-renowned Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr.
Edinburgh International Festival: Cold Blood

Edinburgh International Festival: Cold Blood

4th August 2018 - 6th August 2018
Cold Blood is a remarkable live, feature-length cinema-dance show that is filmed in front of the audience.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

4th August 2018
Celebrate the launch of the 2018 International Festival at the Usher Hall on 4th August with Josef Haydn’s explosive oratorio The Creation.
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

4th August 2018 - 10th February 2019
This is the first major exhibition to focus on this unusual and enigmatic artist and features over sixty artworks from public and private collections.
Elvis McGonagall: Full Tartan Jacket

Elvis McGonagall: Full Tartan Jacket

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Prepare yourself for an hour of dazzling Weltschmerz, satirical verse and anarchic wit with the 2006 World Slam Champion, BBC Radio 4 regular and walking shortbread tin Elvis McGonagall.
Frankomime’s Monster

Frankomime’s Monster

4th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
Posturous Productions bring you 'Frankomime’s Monster', a children's show full of scientific rigor (of the "mortis" variety), songs and very, very small crowd scenes as part of the PBH Free Fringe.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

4th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Funbox: Dinosaur Safari

Funbox: Dinosaur Safari

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Get ready for some Stone Age singalong silliness as Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo go on their most roarsome adventure yet - Dinosaur Safari at Howden Park Centre!
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

4th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Goddess

Goddess

4th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Comic storytelling show based on writer/performer Jacqueline Haigh's true experiences of working as a receptionist in a Tantric Massage parlour.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

4th August 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

4th August 2018
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Bring your young budding gardeners along to Dobbies Edinburgh's Little Seedlings Club on 4th & 5th August and put the fun into gardening!
Men With Coconuts - Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Men With Coconuts - Edinburgh Fringe 2018

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The award-winning Men With Coconuts are back at the Fringe with an hour of improvised comedy sketches and songs, culminating in a showstopping finale.
Men With Coconuts- Improvised Bond

Men With Coconuts- Improvised Bond

4th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Men With Coconuts return with their fully improvised Bond film! Expect villains, gadgets, femme fatales and sobering reflections on masculinity – all improvised live onstage!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

4th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

4th August 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Out of Leftfield

Out of Leftfield

4th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
Join investigative reporter Stuart Doublehorn and fine out what is going on in the small town of Leftfield! Part of PBH Free Fringe.
Reckless Intent Wrestling Live in Livingston

Reckless Intent Wrestling Live in Livingston

4th August 2018
Enjoy an action packed evening with Reckless Intent Wrestling at the Murieston Scout Hall on 4th August!
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

4th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

4th August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round this large wildlife friendly garden, run on organic principles.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls

4th August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls is a six acre formal garden surrounding Greywalls Hotel.
Sleight if Handsome - Free Comedy Magic Show

Sleight if Handsome - Free Comedy Magic Show

4th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Join Freddie Folkston for an amusing 55-minute romp when balls, ropes, cubes and cards become embroiled in his own whimsical world! Part of PHB's Free Fringe.
The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie)

The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie)

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Posturous Productions presents: The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie), a sketch show with a title which isn't technically false advertising!
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

4th August 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

4th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

4th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Truckfest Scotland 2018

Truckfest Scotland 2018

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 4th & 5th August.
Weekend 4 Day Door Supervisor Course

Weekend 4 Day Door Supervisor Course

4th August 2018
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services will be holding a 4 day weekend Door Supervisor Training Course ever month throughout 2018.
West Linton Market

West Linton Market

4th August 2018
A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month at St. Andrews New Church Hall.
Arthur’s Secrets - Sunday Specials

Arthur’s Secrets - Sunday Specials

5th August 2018
Come along for a Sunday special guided walk and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

5th August 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Clover Fields and Woodland Glades

Clover Fields and Woodland Glades

5th August 2018
Make a variety of tiny pictures using beautiful paper pulps in this 2-part workshop at Lauriston Castle.
Edinburgh International Festival:  National Youth Choir of Scotland

Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Choir of Scotland

5th August 2018
Christopher Bell directs the National Youth Choir of Scotland in four sumptuous works at The Usher Hall on 5th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  NYO - USA Jazz

Edinburgh International Festival: NYO - USA Jazz

5th August 2018
Listen to Carnegie Hall's National Youth Jazz Orchestra perform a varied programme that celebrates the big band sound at the Usher Hall on 5th August.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Barber of Seville

Edinburgh International Festival: The Barber of Seville

5th August 2018 - 8th August 2018
A new production of Gioachino Rossini's comic opera that brings a refreshing immediacy to this irresistible masterpiece.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

5th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Little Mix Tribute

Little Mix Tribute

5th August 2018
Catch Little Fix, the premiere tribute to the worlds biggest girl band Little Mix, at The Village Hotel Edinburgh!
Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

5th August 2018
In honour of all the fun of the Fringe, Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe will be showcasing some of Scotland's finest musical talent, acoustic only for the doggies sensitive ears!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

5th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
PRÉVERT, PIANO & POETRY (S3) - ‘‘Are you ready for a life change?’’ - Classical Stand-up by Alexandre PRÉVERT

PRÉVERT, PIANO & POETRY (S3) - ‘‘Are you ready for a life change?’’ - Classical Stand-up by Alexandre PRÉVERT

5th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Alexandre Prévert offers a Classical Stand-up "one-man show" inviting you to go on a musical and poetic journey through time and history.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotments

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotments

5th August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Craigentinny and Telferton Allotment site is a tranquil and charming space.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

5th August 2018
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

5th August 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Jack and Jill Market - Edinburgh

The Jack and Jill Market - Edinburgh

5th August 2018
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money at the Jack and Jill Market Edinburgh at the Galleon Sports Centre!
Zoom Club: Roving Reporters

Zoom Club: Roving Reporters

5th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Fling yourself into the Fringe as a Roving Reporter theatre critic and reviewer or leap into Press Photography and see your work published in The List magazine with the Zoom Club!
100 percent Human: Open Discussions

100 percent Human: Open Discussions

6th August 2018 - 8th August 2018
Renee Rilexie will be holding open discussions about 'Being Human in the Age of Technology' as part of his 'Hive Mind' exhibition at Dundas Street Gallery.
5 Day Door Supervisor Course

5 Day Door Supervisor Course

6th August 2018
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services will be holding their popular and highly recommended 5 Day Door Supervisor Course each month until October.
Arthur’s Adventure

Arthur’s Adventure

6th August 2018
Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Edinburgh International Festival: Dover Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Dover Quartet

6th August 2018
Considered one of the finest quartets of the moment and Winners of the prestigious Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Dover Quartet play The Queen's Hall on 6th August.
Edinburgh International Festival: Notes from the Field - CANCELLED

Edinburgh International Festival: Notes from the Field - CANCELLED

6th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Unfortunately, all performances of Anna Deveare Smith's 2018 Edinburgh International Festival, Notes from the Field, has been cancelled due to unforseen scheduling conflict for Ms Smith.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

6th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

6th August 2018
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

6th August 2018
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
TalkFest 2018

TalkFest 2018

6th August 2018
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and Made in Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

6th August 2018
Join the Theatre Uncut team as they present their brand new collection of plays, The Power Plays, written by some of the UK’s most dynamic female voices, at the Traverse Theatre!
4 Day Door Supervisor Course

4 Day Door Supervisor Course

7th August 2018
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services will be holding their highly recommended 4 Day Door Supervisor Course each month throughout 2018.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

7th August 2018
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Edinburgh International Festival:   Ane Satyre of The Thrie Estaitis

Edinburgh International Festival: Ane Satyre of The Thrie Estaitis

7th August 2018
A workshop presentation and discussion about Tyrone Guthrie’s legendary production of Sir David Lindsay's play.
Edinburgh International Festival:   YOA Orchestra of the Americas

Edinburgh International Festival: YOA Orchestra of the Americas

7th August 2018
Having tour the world to enormous acclaim, the YOA Orchestra of the Americas comes to the Usher Hall on 7th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Piotr Anderszewski

Edinburgh International Festival: Piotr Anderszewski

7th August 2018
Celebrated Polish pianist Piotr Anderszewski performs one of the greatest works of the piano repertoire – Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations at The Queen's Hall on 7th August.
Frankie Boyle - Prometheus Volume III

Frankie Boyle - Prometheus Volume III

7th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Frankie Boyle brings his new show: Volume Three of his eight volume Prometheus sequence to Edinburgh Playhouse in August.
Kids Summer School Yoga and Pilates Classes

Kids Summer School Yoga and Pilates Classes

7th August 2018
Pilates with Nicky Pender - Let your kids try our friendly Yoga and Pilates stretching classes during the school holidays.
Linlithgow Holiday Club - Bird bonanza

Linlithgow Holiday Club - Bird bonanza

7th August 2018
Grab a pair of our binoculars and see what birds you can spot at Linlithgow Loch. Suitable for ages 8-12.
MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

7th August 2018
What mysteries does Lauriston Castle conceal? Come along and explore untold mysteries in the Secret Room!
Nigel Slater’s Toast

Nigel Slater’s Toast

7th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A tale of love, loss...and toast. NigelSlater's TOAST tells his childhood through the tastes and smells he grew up with.
Scottish Opera’s BambinO

Scottish Opera’s BambinO

7th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
Scottish Opera's five-star show Bambino, a first operatic adventure for six to 18-month-olds and their carers, comes to the Fringe from 7th to 19th August.
And So I Watch You From Afar

And So I Watch You From Afar

8th August 2018
Synergy Concerts present Irish instrumental rock band And So I Watch You From Afar at Summerhall on 8th August.
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

8th August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

8th August 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in these drop-in evening dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

8th August 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in these drop-in dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Siegfried

Edinburgh International Festival: Siegfried

8th August 2018
A star-studded cast, backed by Sir Mark Elder and the Hallé orchestra, provide the third instalment of Wagner’s monumental Ring Cycle in this concert performance.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Viktoria Mullova and Katia Labèque

Edinburgh International Festival: Viktoria Mullova and Katia Labèque

8th August 2018
A wonderfully eclectic recital of Schumann, Prokofiev, Takemitsu, Pärt and Ravel from Russian violinist Viktoria Mullova and French pianist Katia Labèque.
Finding Inner Strength Through Art: Photography as a healing process

Finding Inner Strength Through Art: Photography as a healing process

8th August 2018
Acclaimed Edinburgh-based photographers Jannica Honey and Mhairi Bell get together to talk about their work documenting women, and how the process impacted on them on a personal level.
Holyrood Holiday Club: Gettin’ Bushcraft-y

Holyrood Holiday Club: Gettin’ Bushcraft-y

8th August 2018
Join the Holyrood Rangers on 8th August for a day of outdoor skills in the woods. Suitable for ages 10-14.
Top Banana

Top Banana

8th August 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

9th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe invites you slow down for a short time and enjoy a Duvet Day with their resident Chihuahuas.
Boogie Beat POP UP class

Boogie Beat POP UP class

9th August 2018
Boogie Beat POP UP class is coming to the Leaf & Bean Cafe this summer, with singing, dancing, classical fairy tales and much more!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

9th August 2018
Turkish tenor Ilker Arcayürek makes his International Festival debut with the poignant songs of Schubert and Wolf.
Edinburgh International Festival:  King Creosote

Edinburgh International Festival: King Creosote

9th August 2018
King Creosote returns to the International Festival as part of Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside at Leith Theatre.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Love Cycle: OCD Love

Edinburgh International Festival: Love Cycle: OCD Love

9th August 2018
Intensely kinetic OCD Love is one of two complementary, standalone dance pieces from the world-renowned L-E-V Dance Company.
Edinburgh International Festival:  National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

9th August 2018
Paul Daniel conducts the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland in works by French and Scottish composers, ending in Debussy’s transcendent La mer.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Vaughan Williams’s A Sea Symphony

Edinburgh International Festival: Vaughan Williams’s A Sea Symphony

9th August 2018
Martyn Brabbins, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Edinburgh Festival Chorus join forces to celebrate the 90th birthday of Scottish composer Thea Musgrave.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

9th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Head-Maps and Boundaries

Head-Maps and Boundaries

9th August 2018
This free talk and workshop is a chance to reflect on the insatiability of social media for our own "feeds" and is part of the Hive Mind exhibition.
Hotline w/ DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power + More (5am)

Hotline w/ DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power + More (5am)

9th August 2018
Hotline is moving over to The Mash House for a special festival takeover with DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power and more...
Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

9th August 2018
Come along to a unique and fun workshop with Artisan Stitch creating your own unique fabrics from scraps.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

9th August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
The Monster

The Monster

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
The Monster - the world's largest inflatable obstacle course is coming to the Royal Highland Centre in August!
Trio Creole feat John Burgess

Trio Creole feat John Burgess

9th August 2018
It's the first night of a weekly residency with top ragtime jazz band "Trio Creole" playing their heady mix of rags, stomps and blues in Leith's "Papillon" bar and restaurant.
You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

9th August 2018
Have you ever wondered how our eyes work? Join us this summer at Surgeons’ Hall Museums for these kids eye dissection workshops and find out.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Django Django

Edinburgh International Festival: Django Django

10th August 2018
Genre-blurring band Django Django bring their live show to Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside at Leith Theatre.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Hocus Pocus

Edinburgh International Festival: Hocus Pocus

10th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
A captivating visual spectacle for families, Hocus Pocus weaves together dance, theatre and visual art to tell a fantastical tale of bravery. Age 7+.
Edinburgh International Festival:  London Symphony Orchestra 1

Edinburgh International Festival: London Symphony Orchestra 1

10th August 2018
In the first of two concerts, Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO are joined by legendary pianist Krystian Zimerman for Bernstein’s Second Symphony.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Love Cycle: Love Chapter 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Love Cycle: Love Chapter 2

10th August 2018
Dark and provocative Love Chapter 2 is one of two complementary, standalone dance pieces from the world-renowned L-E-V Dance Company.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Power, Gender and The Arts

Edinburgh International Festival: Power, Gender and The Arts

10th August 2018
An afternoon of debate, discussion and performance exploring the history and the reality of power in the arts.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 1

10th August 2018
The world-renowned Takács Quartet and powerful Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin perform two complimentary concerts of Mozart, Dvořák and Dohnanyi.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

10th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Metropolis x Heads Up (DnB Special, 5AM License)

Metropolis x Heads Up (DnB Special, 5AM License)

10th August 2018
We're linking up with local rave legends Heads Up for an evening of strictly DnB & Jungle at The Mash House on 10th August.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

10th August 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Monoprinting for Stitch

Monoprinting for Stitch

10th August 2018
Try this Monoprinting for Stitch fun workshop aimed at patchworkers, quilters and aspiring textile artists and crafters.
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

10th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

10th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

10th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

10th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Women’s Adventure Film Tour - Edinburgh

Women’s Adventure Film Tour - Edinburgh

10th August 2018
The Women's Adventure Film Tour, featuring some of the world's most inspiring women in adventure, comes to Cameo Cinema on 10th August.
A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

11th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe, Scotland's first dog cafe, invites you to a Princess Party like no other!
Community Summer Barbecue and Family Fun Day

Community Summer Barbecue and Family Fun Day

11th August 2018
Edinburgh Tabernacle invites you to a community summer barbecue and family fun day on Saturday 11th August.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

11th August 2018
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival Themes: Stripped

Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival Themes: Stripped

11th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival Stripped programme celebrates comics and graphic novels in style, with authors and artists from around the world bring pictures and performance.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes:  Mind and Body

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Mind and Body

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
In this strand authors explore the complex functionality of the brain, the mysterious workings of the body’s mighty immune system and navigate the connections between physical and mental health.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes:  Muriel Spark 100

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Muriel Spark 100

11th August 2018 - 24th August 2018
In Muriel Spark's centenary year an array of writers gather to remind us of the power of her work.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Freedom and Equality

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Freedom and Equality

11th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
From freedom of speech to freedom of movement, free trade to the free internet, ideas about the meaning of freedom are the focus of many discussions this year.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Music Matters

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Music Matters

11th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Music Matters - In this series of events we welcome musicians who have put down their instrument and picked up a pen to record the pleasure and pain of their experiences.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Our Planet and Us

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Our Planet and Us

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
This series of events looks at the precarious pact between people and planet Earth and how it’s time to act while the future of the planet is still in our hands.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Playing with Books

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Playing with Books

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
This year we have lined up events featuring hip hop, opera, music and more, plus special performances.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Politics for Change

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Politics for Change

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Book Festival is a place where politicians and audiences can share ideas about how to improve society, the economy and culture.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Revolting Women

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Revolting Women

11th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Check out the events at Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Revolting Women, the militants and mavericks from 1918-2018.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Anna Meredith and the Southbank Sinfonia

Edinburgh International Festival: Anna Meredith and the Southbank Sinfonia

11th August 2018
The Southbank Sinfonia join Anna Meredith and her band for a live performance of Varmints, the 2016 Scottish Album of the Year.
Edinburgh International Festival:  London Symphony Orchestra 2

Edinburgh International Festival: London Symphony Orchestra 2

11th August 2018
In the second of their two-concert series, the LSO and Sir Simon Rattle perform Mahler’s gargantuan Ninth Symphony – the composer’s struggle with the meaning of life.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Love Cycle: OCD Love

Edinburgh International Festival: Love Cycle: OCD Love

11th August 2018
Intensely kinetic OCD Love is one of two complementary, standalone dance pieces from the world-renowned L-E-V Dance Company.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 2

11th August 2018
In the second of two complimentary concerts, the internationally-renowned string quartet and pianist further explore the sounds of central Europe, with more music from Mozart, Dvořák and Dohnanyi.
Edinburgh International Festival: Autobiography

Edinburgh International Festival: Autobiography

11th August 2018 - 13th August 2018
Each performance of Autobiography, from Company Wayne McGregor, is unique and an experience for dancers and audience alike that’s never again repeated.
Free Korfball Beginner’s Session

Free Korfball Beginner’s Session

11th August 2018
Come and try korfball at this free beginner's session with Edinburgh City Korfball Club on 11th August at Oriam.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

11th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

11th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

11th August 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Half Day Trips - North Berwick

Half Day Trips - North Berwick

11th August 2018
Enjoy half day trips paddling around the islands of Craigleith, Lamb, Fidra and the world famous Bass Rock with Dun Eideann Sea Kayaking.
Henry

Henry

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The multi-award winning puppetry innovators Blind Summit bring the UK premiere of their brand new show HENRY to the Pleasance Dome as part of Edinburgh Fringe.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

11th August 2018
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

11th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

11th August 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
NSA and Hectors present...A Taste Of Paris | 5am Festival Special

NSA and Hectors present...A Taste Of Paris | 5am Festival Special

11th August 2018
Don't miss an amazing musical extravaganza on 11th August when No Strings Attached and Hector's House Edinburgh presents A Taste Of Paris, Festival Special!
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

11th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
Show And Tell at The Queen’s Hall

Show And Tell at The Queen’s Hall

11th August 2018
Enjoy cutting-edge comedy from Edinburgh Comedy award-nominated stars of the Show And Tell plus some of the Fringe’s biggest stars.
Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

11th August 2018
Learn how to make your very own Balloon Models with super-fun hands-on workshop from Magic Ian, an accomplished Balloon Modeller and award-winning magician.
Surreal Edinburgh - Your Favourite Places in the City

Surreal Edinburgh - Your Favourite Places in the City

11th August 2018
Inspired by Edwin G Lucas's colourful paintings, use mixed media techniques to explore your favourite spaces and memories of Edinburgh in this workshop at City Art Centre.
The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

11th August 2018
The Count of Monte Cristo, is an adaptation of the book by Alexandre Dumas, a classic tale of romance, adventure and revenge.
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

11th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

11th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

11th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

12th August 2018
Narcissus Flower School invites you to spend a day painting with the talented and renowned Botanical Illustrator Jacqui Pestell MBE of Edinburgh Royal Botanical Garden.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

12th August 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

12th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Grab a drink from the bar and settle in for some lively literary cabaret featuring well-known talent and newcomers in the world of entertainment.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Scottish Ideas

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Scottish Ideas

12th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
This series of events explores the innovations, history and ideas which make this country such a fount of intellectual curiosity.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Love Cycle: Love Chapter 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Love Cycle: Love Chapter 2

12th August 2018
Dark and provocative Love Chapter 2 is one of two complementary, standalone dance pieces from the world-renowned L-E-V Dance Company.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

12th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

12th August 2018
In honour of all the fun of the Fringe, Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe will be showcasing some of Scotland's finest musical talent, acoustic only for the doggies sensitive ears!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

12th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

12th August 2018
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Summer Family Fun Day - Closing Party

Summer Family Fun Day - Closing Party

12th August 2018
Come along to the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art's summer closing party on 12th August with hands-on fun for all the family!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

12th August 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Bureau of Untold Stories

The Bureau of Untold Stories

12th August 2018
Brymore Productions presents 'The Bureau of Untold Stories' with live sound effects, improvisation and unconventional storytelling skills, it's a treat for both children and adults.
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

12th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
Water Safari

Water Safari

12th August 2018
Discover Linlithgow Loch by Canadian canoe with the assistance of fully qualified instructors.
What The Moon Saw

What The Moon Saw

12th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Join Jack for a magical journey around the world in this dance and circus performance for little ones and their families.
4 Day CCTV Operator Course

4 Day CCTV Operator Course

13th August 2018
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services will be running 4 day CCTV Operator Courses in Edinburgh throughout 2018.
Arthur’s Adventure

Arthur’s Adventure

13th August 2018
Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Identity Parades

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Identity Parades

13th August 2018 - 15th August 2018
Afua Hirsch’s series of interviews with writers and creative people explores to what extent we are free to define and express our own identity.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Sport and Society

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Sport and Society

13th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
In this series of events, authors and sports people talk about some of the issues, both financial and personal, surrounding sport.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Handel’s Samson

Edinburgh International Festival: Handel’s Samson

13th August 2018
Join the Dunedin Consort and John Butt, Scotland’s finest period-instrument ensemble, as they bring Handel’s powerful oratorio to life.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Ronald Brautigam

Edinburgh International Festival: Ronald Brautigam

13th August 2018
For his International Festival recital, Ronald Brautigam performs Mendelssohn and Chopin as it would have sounded in the 19th century.
Edinburgh International Festival: Celtic Connections

Edinburgh International Festival: Celtic Connections

13th August 2018
For this specially curated evening, Celtic Connections present Le Vent du Nord & Julie Fowlis as part of the Light on the Shore programme.
In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

13th August 2018
A unique opportunity to join two celebrated artists, as they talk about their lives, work and what it means to create theatre today.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

13th August 2018
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront

13th August 2018
The 1954 American crime drama film 'On the Waterfront' staring Marlon Brando is screening at Grassmarket Cinema on 13th August.
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

13th August 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall.
South East Edinburgh Needs You!

South East Edinburgh Needs You!

13th August 2018
Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is delighted to invite you to our Edinburgh Needs You! event for Edinburgh citizens over 65, in the south east at Craigmillar Park Church.
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

13th August 2018
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
TalkFest 2018

TalkFest 2018

13th August 2018
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and Made in Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
The Masons’ Marks Project

The Masons’ Marks Project

13th August 2018
Archaeologist Moira Greig is the originator and leader of the Mason's Mark Project which to date has recorded marks on 75 buildings in Scotland. Come along to this lecture and hear all about her work.
Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

13th August 2018
Join the Theatre Uncut team as they present their brand new collection of plays, The Power Plays, written by some of the UK’s most dynamic female voices, at the Traverse Theatre!
Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

13th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Love, hysteria, and deception reign in this Victorian reimagining of Shakespeare’s classic 'Twelfth Night' from Some Kind of Theatre.
3 Day CCTV Operator Course

3 Day CCTV Operator Course

14th August 2018
This accredited qualification is ideal for anyone wishing to work as a CCTV operative within the Private Security Industry.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

14th August 2018
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
DollyWould

DollyWould

14th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Shit thearte are back at the Edinburgh Fringe this year with their 100% sell-out 2017 show 'DollyWould', about country legend Dolly Parton.
Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival Themes: Year of Young People: Codename F

Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival Themes: Year of Young People: Codename F

14th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Edinburgh Intenational Book Festival has been working with youngsters aged 8-14 who live in and around Craigmillar, Edinburgh and in Codename F the group explores a range of topics.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov

Edinburgh International Festival: Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov

14th August 2018
Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov tackle the late sonatas of Beethoven, Chopin and Rachmaninov at The Queen's Hall on 14th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  National Youth Orchestra of Canada

Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of Canada

14th August 2018
Listen to The National Youth Orchestra of Canada, conducted by Jonathan Darlington, at the Usher Hall on 14th August!
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

14th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

Introduction to Transmission Meditation - Workshop

14th August 2018
Transmission Meditation is a simple form of group meditation combining two yogas: Karma Yoga & Laya Yoga.
Linlithgow Holiday Club - Don’t Get Lost!

Linlithgow Holiday Club - Don’t Get Lost!

14th August 2018
Take part in our orienteering challenge on the Peel, using a map to see if you can find all of our markers.
MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

14th August 2018
What mysteries does Lauriston Castle conceal? Come along and explore untold mysteries in the Secret Room!
South West Edinburgh Needs You!

South West Edinburgh Needs You!

14th August 2018
Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is delighted to invite you to our Edinburgh Needs You! event for Edinburgh citizens over 65, in the south west at Juniper Green Village Hall.
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

15th August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

15th August 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in these drop-in evening dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

15th August 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in these drop-in dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Catriona Morison & Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Catriona Morison & Simon Lepper

15th August 2018
Edinburgh-born singer Catriona Morison is joined by the brilliant pianist Simon Lepper to perform a programme of Brahms, Schumann and Mahler lieder.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Hansel & Gretel

Edinburgh International Festival: Hansel & Gretel

15th August 2018
A stunning international cast tell this bewitching fairy tale in a concert performance of Engelbert Humperdinck's opera.
North East Edinburgh Needs You!

North East Edinburgh Needs You!

15th August 2018
Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is delighted to invite you to our Edinburgh Needs You! event for Edinburgh citizens over 65, in the north east at The Living Memory Association.
Renaissance and Early Modern Silver from the Scottish Collections at the National Museums Scotland

Renaissance and Early Modern Silver from the Scottish Collections at the National Museums Scotland

15th August 2018
An insight into the National Museums Scotland preeminent collection of historic Scottish silver discussing key objects and those with a distinctly Scottish identity with Lyndsay McGill.
Top Banana

Top Banana

15th August 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

16th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe invites you slow down for a short time and enjoy a Duvet Day with their resident Chihuahuas.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

16th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
Babble On - Spoken Word gives you the chance to get to know some of the most exhilarating and talented poets writing today a lot better.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Karine Polwart’s Scottish Songbook

Edinburgh International Festival: Karine Polwart’s Scottish Songbook

16th August 2018
Karine Polwart performs a soundtrack of seminal Scottish pop songs live as part of Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside at Leith Theatre.
Edinburgh International Festival:  La Maladie de la mort

Edinburgh International Festival: La Maladie de la mort

16th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
British director Katie Mitchell presents her own uncompromising stage adaptation of the provocative novella by Marguerite Duras.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

16th August 2018
Vasily Petrenko and the Oslo Philharmonic return to the International Festival with a vibrant programme of Richard Strauss and Prokofiev.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Robert Levin

Edinburgh International Festival: Robert Levin

16th August 2018
The early keyboard pioneer returns to the International Festival with an all-Mozart affair – contrasting some well-loved sonatas with lesser known works.
Edinburgh International Festival:  The Beggar’s Opera

Edinburgh International Festival: The Beggar’s Opera

16th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
The Beggar’s Opera is brought into the modern day in this brand new production from Paris’s Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord, resident company at the 2018 International Festival.
Edinburgh International Festival:  XENOS

Edinburgh International Festival: XENOS

16th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Marking the great dancer's final performances in a full-length production, Akram Khan’s XENOS confronts the tragedy of the First World War.
Katherine Ryan - Glitter Room

Katherine Ryan - Glitter Room

16th August 2018
The hilarious Katherine Ryan will be performing her Glitter Room Tour at Edinburgh Playhouse on Thursday 16th August.
North West Edinburgh Needs You!

North West Edinburgh Needs You!

16th August 2018
Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is delighted to invite you to our Edinburgh Needs You! event for Edinburgh citizens over 65, in the north west at the Corstorphine Astoria Centre.
Refresher Sewing Class

Refresher Sewing Class

16th August 2018
If you used to sew but are a bit rusty, then this Refresher sewing class run by Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to brush up on your dressmaking techniques.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

16th August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
The Police Sting Show

The Police Sting Show

16th August 2018
Re-worked, fresh versions of all the iconic Police and Sting solo album songs in a 70 minute show featuring an Acoustic Sting section.
The Siege of Ladysmith: Nightmare in Natal

The Siege of Ladysmith: Nightmare in Natal

16th August 2018
Historian David Clarke gives this lecture on The Siege of Ladysmith: Nightmare in Natal at Lauriston Castle on 16th August.
Trio Creole feat John Burgess

Trio Creole feat John Burgess

16th August 2018
It's the first night of a weekly residency with top ragtime jazz band "Trio Creole" playing their heady mix of rags, stomps and blues in Leith's "Papillon" bar and restaurant.
80’s v 90’s Disco

80’s v 90’s Disco

17th August 2018
Dance the night away at our 80’s v 90’s Disco, a celebration of the music from across the decades, at the Village Hotel Edinburgh.
At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

17th August 2018
Learn speed sketching skills in the grounds of Lauriston Castle with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher!
Charity Golf Day

Charity Golf Day

17th August 2018
Join Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home as we enjoy a fantastic day of golf at the prestigious Bruntsfield Links.
Edinburgh International Festival:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

17th August 2018
The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra performs heady works from Stravinsky, Ravel and Debussy, conducted by Ludovic Morlot.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad and David Meier

Edinburgh International Festival: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad and David Meier

17th August 2018
Norwegian violist Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad makes his International Festival debut at The Queen's Hall on 17th August alongside German pianist David Meier.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Neu! Reekie!

Edinburgh International Festival: Neu! Reekie!

17th August 2018
Come along for a special evening at the International Festival from Neu! Reekie! Part of Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside at Leith Theatre.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

17th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

17th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

17th August 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

17th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

17th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

17th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

18th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe, Scotland's first dog cafe, invites you to a Princess Party like no other!
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

18th August 2018
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Killing Democracy?

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Killing Democracy?

18th August 2018 - 20th August 2018
In this series of conversations, economist Yanis Varoufakis further explores the question of whether the current form of globalised capitalism is forcing democracy towards its ultimate demise.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Christian Blackshaw and Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

Edinburgh International Festival: Christian Blackshaw and Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

18th August 2018
Renowned British pianist is joined by four principal players from the Berliner Philharmoniker to perform Schubert and Mozart.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Eurovision Young Musicians 2018: The Semi-finals

Edinburgh International Festival: Eurovision Young Musicians 2018: The Semi-finals

18th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
18 of the most exciting young performers from across Europe compete for one of the world’s most prized titles: Eurovision Young Musicians 2018.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Chamber Orchestra 1

18th August 2018
One of Scotland’s best-loved ensembles performs the cycle of Brahms’ symphonies over two nights. In this concert he performs his first and third symphonies.
Edinburgh International Festival: Lau-Land

Edinburgh International Festival: Lau-Land

18th August 2018
Lau will be joined by a host of friends and collaborators for a special Lau-Land on 18th August as part of Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

18th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Error404 Tropical Party

Error404 Tropical Party

18th August 2018
Error404 returns to The Mash House on 18th August and will be throwing a massive tropical themed party with a host of amazingly talented DJs.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

18th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

18th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

18th August 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Half Day Trips - North Berwick

Half Day Trips - North Berwick

18th August 2018
Enjoy half day trips paddling around the islands of Craigleith, Lamb, Fidra and the world famous Bass Rock with Dun Eideann Sea Kayaking.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

18th August 2018
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Life Drawing

Life Drawing

18th August 2018
Develop your understanding of anatomical drawing with an expressive finish in this workshop with artist Erik Petrie at Lauriston Castle.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

18th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

18th August 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

18th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
Seashore Foraging

Seashore Foraging

18th August 2018
Explore the shore with Anna Canning from Floramedica and find out about some of the ancient natural remedies that can be found!
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

18th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

18th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Waverley Care Comedy Gala

Waverley Care Comedy Gala

18th August 2018
Edinburgh’s biggest comedy event, the Waverley Care Comedy Gala, returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse on Saturday 18th August.
Writing Workshop inspired by Edwin G Lucas: An Individual Eye

Writing Workshop inspired by Edwin G Lucas: An Individual Eye

18th August 2018
Join a guided tour of the exhibition, followed by a writing workshop with award-winning author Regi Claire at City Art Centre on 18th August.
Arthur’s Amble - Paws in the Park

Arthur’s Amble - Paws in the Park

19th August 2018
Bring your pooch along on a dog friendly guided walk in Holyrood Park and learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past.
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

19th August 2018
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Chamber Orchestra 2

19th August 2018
In the second of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra’s Brahms cycle, Robin Ticciati conducts the second and fourth symphonies.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

19th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

19th August 2018
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

Live Music Sundays at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

19th August 2018
In honour of all the fun of the Fringe, Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe will be showcasing some of Scotland's finest musical talent, acoustic only for the doggies sensitive ears!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

19th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Puppets and Prose

Puppets and Prose

19th August 2018
Join storyteller Julie Bannatyne to hear some enchanting children’s prose brought to life with puppetry and props at the Museum of Childhood.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

19th August 2018
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

19th August 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Big Poppy Bounce

The Big Poppy Bounce

19th August 2018
The Big Poppy Bounce is Poppy Scotland's brand new family fundraiser. Can you bounce 100 metres on a space hopper and help our veterans bounce back into civilian life?
The Jack and Jill Market

The Jack and Jill Market

19th August 2018
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money at The Jack & Jill Market on the 19th August at West Lothian College.
Void Space VS Headz Up Ft DJ Dutchie

Void Space VS Headz Up Ft DJ Dutchie

19th August 2018
It's Drum And Bass Night as Void Space with Headz Up present special guest DJ Dutchie to The Mash House on 19th August.
Arthur’s Adventure

Arthur’s Adventure

20th August 2018
Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Catalonia and Caledonia: parallels and possibilities with Chris Bambery and George Kerevan

Catalonia and Caledonia: parallels and possibilities with Chris Bambery and George Kerevan

20th August 2018
The surge for independence in Catalonia has thrown up similarities with our own nation. Authors Chris Bambery & George Kerevan discuss the parallels and possibilities this presents for both countries.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Colburn Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Colburn Orchestra

20th August 2018
Colburn Orchestra, an American youth ensemble, perform music by Salonen and Rachmaninov and joining them is violinist Simone Porter for Barber’s Violin Concerto.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Pierre-Laurent Aimard

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard

20th August 2018
Pierre-Laurent Aimard performs an intimate recital of virtuosic and mystical piano from Chopin, Scriabin, Debussy, Obouhow and Messiaen.
Edinburgh International Festival: John Grant

Edinburgh International Festival: John Grant

20th August 2018
As part of his UK tour, John Grant brings his captivating music to a very special International Festival concert at Edinburgh Playhouse on 20th August.
In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

20th August 2018
A unique opportunity to join two celebrated artists, as they talk about their lives, work and what it means to create theatre today.
Keir Hardie and the politics of today with Pauline Bryan and Gordon Munro

Keir Hardie and the politics of today with Pauline Bryan and Gordon Munro

20th August 2018
Pauline Bryan, editor of What Would Keir Hardie Say? in conversation with Edinburgh councillor Gordon Munro, discussing topical political issues in the light of the legacy of Keir Hardie.
Leith Conversation Cafes

Leith Conversation Cafes

20th August 2018
Leith Conversation Cafes offer conversation sessions where people of different cultures can learn from each other.
Monkey Music Summer Workshops

Monkey Music Summer Workshops

20th August 2018
Come and join in all the fun at Monkey Music's Summer Workshops. 45 minutes of fun and games but more importantly lots of instruments and music.
Project #1

Project #1

20th August 2018
Brand new Edinburgh-based company Wildfire Theatre returns to the Traverse Theatre with Project #1.
Radical roads to tackling inequality with Henry McLeish and Neil Findlay

Radical roads to tackling inequality with Henry McLeish and Neil Findlay

20th August 2018
A political discussion with Former First Minister Henry McLeish, author of Citizens United, and Neil Findlay, author of Socialism and Hope.
Show And Tell at The Queen’s Hall

Show And Tell at The Queen’s Hall

20th August 2018
Enjoy cutting-edge comedy from Edinburgh Comedy award-nominated stars of the Show And Tell plus some of the Fringe’s biggest stars.
Table Top Games For Older Folk

Table Top Games For Older Folk

20th August 2018
Come along to Table Top Games and more... Monday afternoons in The Salvation Army, Gorgie's Hall. Everyone welcome!
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

21st August 2018
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Childhood Perfumes - A Piano Recital

Childhood Perfumes - A Piano Recital

21st August 2018
Join French pianist Emmanuel Garnier at St Vincent's Chapel on 21st August as he presents a selection of brilliant and playful pieces related to childhood!
Corstorphine Transport Through the Ages

Corstorphine Transport Through the Ages

21st August 2018
Come along to Lauriston Castle on 21st August and hear all about Corstorphine transport through the ages from Ian Anderson, Chairman of Corstorphine Trust.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Dorothea Röschmann and Roger Vignoles

Edinburgh International Festival: Dorothea Röschmann and Roger Vignoles

21st August 2018
The celebrated German soprano, Dorothea Röschmann, returns to the International Festival with a rich moving collection of Romantic songs and is joined by British pianist Roger Vignoles.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Dvořak’s Requiem

Edinburgh International Festival: Dvořak’s Requiem

21st August 2018
Emerging young conductor Jakub Hrůša is joined by four soloists and Edinburgh Festival Chorus in one of classical music’s greatest choral epics 'Dvořak’s Requiem'.
Edinburgh International Festival:  The End of Eddy

Edinburgh International Festival: The End of Eddy

21st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Born into poverty in rural France, this is the story of Eddy’s struggle to understand who he is, who he might become, and his fight to escape.
Edinburgh International Festival: Martyn Bennett’s ‘Bothy Culture’

Edinburgh International Festival: Martyn Bennett’s ‘Bothy Culture’

21st August 2018
Martyn Bennett's 1996 album ‘Bothy Culture’ will be performed by the Grit Orchestra and Greg Lawson at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 21st August.
MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

21st August 2018
What mysteries does Lauriston Castle conceal? Come along and explore untold mysteries in the Secret Room!
Scotia Nova with James Mitchell, Katherine Trebeck and Andrew Wilson

Scotia Nova with James Mitchell, Katherine Trebeck and Andrew Wilson

21st August 2018
James Mitchell, author of Hamilton 1967 discusses the future of Scotland with author Katherine Trebeck and Andrew Wilson, Chair of the Sustainable Growth Commission.
Verse and song in tribute to women of Scotland with Gerda Stevenson and Magi Gibson

Verse and song in tribute to women of Scotland with Gerda Stevenson and Magi Gibson

21st August 2018
Celebrate the diverse achievements and perspectives of Scottish women past and present with two of the strongest voices on the Scottish poetry scene.
Whisky in song and verse with Scotland’s Whisky Bard Robin Laing

Whisky in song and verse with Scotland’s Whisky Bard Robin Laing

21st August 2018
Robin Laing, singer-songwriter and long-time Chair of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Tasting Panel, brings the history of Scotland’s national drink to life.
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

22nd August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Capturing the image: the two faces of portrait with Alexander Moffat and Greg Moodie

Capturing the image: the two faces of portrait with Alexander Moffat and Greg Moodie

22nd August 2018
Artist Alexander Moffat and cartoonist Greg Moodie discuss the two faces of portrait in this event as part of ScotlandsFest2018.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Evening Sessions

22nd August 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in these drop-in evening dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

Dressmaking Course - Drop-in Morning Sessions

22nd August 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in these drop-in dressmaking sessions with Artisan Stitch.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Sea Around Us

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Sea Around Us

22nd August 2018 - 24th August 2018
In this series of keynote interviews, Tania Kovats explores the complex relationship between the oceans and the humans who exploit them.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Des canyons aux etoiles

Edinburgh International Festival: Des canyons aux etoiles

22nd August 2018
Matthias Pintscher and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra perform with Pierre-Laurent Aimard Des canyons aux etoiles by Messiaen.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Pavel Haas Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Pavel Haas Quartet

22nd August 2018
One of the world’s most exciting string quartets perform two landmark works in the repertoire – Schubert’s ‘Rosamunde’ and Ravel’s String Quartet.
Edinburgh International Festival:  The Prisoner

Edinburgh International Festival: The Prisoner

22nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Prisoner, co-written and co-directed by legendary theatre-maker Peter Brook, is a provocative exploration of some of the most compelling issues of our times.
Edinburgh International Festival: HOME

Edinburgh International Festival: HOME

22nd August 2018
HOME is a breathtaking spectacle of illusion, choreography, inexplicable construction and storytelling, capturing all the drama and emotion of our everyday lives.
Monkey Music Summer Workshops

Monkey Music Summer Workshops

22nd August 2018
Come and join in all the fun at Monkey Music's Summer Workshops. 45 minutes of fun and games but more importantly lots of instruments and music.
The ‘Troubles’: Belfast from two perspectives with Brian Allaway and Peter Geoghegan

The ‘Troubles’: Belfast from two perspectives with Brian Allaway and Peter Geoghegan

22nd August 2018
Join Brian Allaway, author of Belfast Firefighters and Irish investigative journalist Peter Geoghegan as they discuss The ‘Troubles’!
The meaning of art with Angus Reid and Richard Demarco

The meaning of art with Angus Reid and Richard Demarco

22nd August 2018
Artists Angus Reid and Richard Demarco discuss the meaning of art on 22nd August as part of ScotlandsFest 2018.
Top Banana

Top Banana

22nd August 2018
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Void Space VS Headz Up Ft DBR UK (Renegade Hardware, Dispatch)

Void Space VS Headz Up Ft DBR UK (Renegade Hardware, Dispatch)

22nd August 2018
Void Space VS Headz Up featuring DBR UK, a recognised collective within the Home Counties Drum and Bass scene, at The Mash House on 22nd August.
A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

23rd August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe invites you slow down for a short time and enjoy a Duvet Day with their resident Chihuahuas.
Champagne Tasting

Champagne Tasting

23rd August 2018
Master of Wine, Rose Murray Brown is hosting a fun relaxed evening sampling eight Champagnes on the 23rd August.
Communites, quirks and all: from Galloway to Skara Brae with James McEnaney and Hugh McMillan

Communites, quirks and all: from Galloway to Skara Brae with James McEnaney and Hugh McMillan

23rd August 2018
JAMES McENANEY, Lecturer, journalist, writer and teacher is in conversation with HUGH McMILLAN, a poet and writer in this event as part of ScotlandsFest 2018.
Edinburgh beyond the guide book with Jenni Calder and Tim Bell

Edinburgh beyond the guide book with Jenni Calder and Tim Bell

23rd August 2018
Jenni Calder, author of Existential Edinburgh: An Eccentric Odyssey, shares her personal experience of the city along with Tim Bell, author of Choose Life, Choose Leith: Trainspotting on Location.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Eurovision Young Musicians 2018: Competition Final

Edinburgh International Festival: Eurovision Young Musicians 2018: Competition Final

23rd August 2018
Experience the classical music stars of tomorrow at the Eurovision Young Musicians 2018 Competition Final held in the Usher Hall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  James Ehnes and Steven Osborne

Edinburgh International Festival: James Ehnes and Steven Osborne

23rd August 2018
Canadian violinist James Ehnes and Scottish pianist Steven Osborne perform a sumptuous recital of Brahms, Ravel, Debussy & Prokofiev.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

23rd August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Speed Dating in Edinburgh

Speed Dating in Edinburgh

23rd August 2018
Find that perfect ‘someone’ at these Speed Dating events being held at Lulu and brought to you by Slow Dating.
St Kilda: The silent islands speak with Alex Boyd and Jessica Danz

St Kilda: The silent islands speak with Alex Boyd and Jessica Danz

23rd August 2018
Award-winning documentary and landscape photographer Alex Boyd and composer Jessica Danz discuss new perpectives on the islands.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 1

24th August 2018
Celebrated conductor Marin Alsop directs a programme of Stravinsky, Schumann and Gershwin’s Piano Concerto.
Edinburgh International Festival: La Cenerentola

Edinburgh International Festival: La Cenerentola

24th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A visually stunning and boldly staged production of Rossini’s opera. The classic tale of Cinderella is radically transformed by renowned director Stefan Herheim.
Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich

24th August 2018
Pierre-Laurent Aimard is joined by Tamara Stefanovich to perform the French composer’s Visions de l’Amen and Brahms’s Sonata for Two Pianos.
Edinburgh Summer Foraging Course

Edinburgh Summer Foraging Course

24th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Wild Food Uk returns to The Flotterstone Inn near Penicuik for some Edinburgh Summer Foraging Courses this August.
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

24th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Go Bats!

Go Bats!

24th August 2018
Come along for a night time walk around the Palace and Peel as we search for Linlithgow's nocturnal inhabitants.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Friday Show

24th August 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a cracking Friday night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Monkey Music Summer Workshops

Monkey Music Summer Workshops

24th August 2018
Come and join in all the fun at Monkey Music's Summer Workshops. 45 minutes of fun and games but more importantly lots of instruments and music.
Putting homelessness on the global agenda with Mel Young and Peter Barr

Putting homelessness on the global agenda with Mel Young and Peter Barr

24th August 2018
An estimated 100 million people around the globe are homeless. Join Mel Young and Peter Barr as they discuss how, through the power of sport, the Homeless World Cup continues to transform lives.
RAW Drum and Bass Fri 24 August ft. Aries

RAW Drum and Bass Fri 24 August ft. Aries

24th August 2018
RAW Drum & Bass welcomes Aries (Born on Road/Chopstick Dubplate) to The Mash House on 24th August for Part III of the 5am Festival specials.
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

24th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ!
Scotland, racism and denial with Neil Davidson, Nasar Meer and Kokumo Rocks

Scotland, racism and denial with Neil Davidson, Nasar Meer and Kokumo Rocks

24th August 2018
Neil Davidson and Nasar Meer discuss Scotland's issue with racism alongside performance poet Kokumo Rocks as part of ScotlandsFest 2018.
Scotland: the timescape with Andrew Conway and Anna Groundwater

Scotland: the timescape with Andrew Conway and Anna Groundwater

24th August 2018
Does the barrage of facts and figures from politicians leave you frustrated and confused? Join Andrew Conway and Anna Groundwater as they bring clarity, common sense and future-thinking.
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

24th August 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham.
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

24th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

24th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
50 Shades of Magic Mike

50 Shades of Magic Mike

25th August 2018
Move over Christian Grey, Bring on Magic Mike for a Fifty Shades Ladies Night at Village Hotel Edinburgh!
A Different Approach- Surrealist Paintings and Collage

A Different Approach- Surrealist Paintings and Collage

25th August 2018
Explore aspects of surrealism in still life and landscape, inspired by Edwin Lucas’s vibrant artworks in this workshop with artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb.
A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

25th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe, Scotland's first dog cafe, invites you to a Princess Party like no other!