The Stand Glasgow's award winning, fast, frantic totally improvised comedy show makes its jump online every Monday night where comedians make up comedy live and based totally on your suggestions!
Whether it's an invention, design, brand name, literary work or a song, this session will give you the knowledge to identify the Intellectual Property assets contained within your business!
Fore Play Crazy Golf is the ultimate destination offering fun for grown-ups! They've got everything from bespoke, locally-inspired crazy golf to delicious drinks and the finest street food offerings!
Take half an hour out to cultivate inner peace and enjoy the rest of the day with an inspired and positive mind on one of Kadampa Meditaion Centre's Lunchtime Classes!
Whether you're wishing to purchase a few hidden treasures, interested in selling or just wishing for an enjoyable day out, there is something for everyone at Ayr's Sunday Market and Car Boot Sale!
Forget everything you think you know about magic as Scotland's 'Close-up Magician of the Year' Billy Reid presents his 5-star show WATCH CLOSELY for your entertainment & wonderment!
If you're looking for a good night out that's a little bit different then look no further... Enterteasement at The Admiral Bar combines comedy, magic and burlesque into a night like no other!
Everything from kid-friendly classics to family foreign language and the latest blockbuster releases, Take 2 will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!
Every weekend in October until Christmas, Princes Square are showcasing a number of local traders from start-ups to larger independent brands to give you something different each week!
With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy this Autumn!
Find something perfect to compliment your home, collection or wardrobe at the monthly Glasgow Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair in Bellahouston Leisure Centre!
Super Market Glasgow is a carefully curated market showcasing a selection of independent retailers from across the city and beyond at Barras Art and Design!
Outdoor drama classes are a lot like indoor drama ones, but the floor is made of grass and the sun lights all our shows! Join What Happens Now? for their new term of classes for 3 to 11 year olds!
Join experienced Kundalini Yoga teacher, Carolyn McTaggart, for these Monday online sessions via Zoom for some gentle toning and nourishing of the body systems through the Autumn/Winter season!
To celebrate the centenary of Joan Eardley's birth Glasgow Women's Library are thrilled to exhibit five striking artworks on loan from the University of Edinburgh Art Collection.
The Word for World is Forest at CCA Glasgow brings together three perspectives on climate change from very different regions of the world.
Show Days No Show Days is a visual exploration of the quiet moments that intercede soundchecks and the live performances that follow them during an otherwise hectic tour timeline.
Looking for a craft to make you feel ZEN and happy and creative, without having to set up the sewing machine? This hand embroidery class with Sew Confident is for you!
Metamorphosis at The RGI Kelly Gallery is the visual response of students, in the Applied Arts course at the City of Glasgow College, to the theme of climate change.
The Parade Artists Christmas Shopping Week features an eclectic group of artists exhibiting in Glass, Paint, Ceramics, Print, Textile, Jewellery and Mixed Media!
Panto is back - oh yes it is! Enjoy an hour of sublime seasonal silliness, non-pc pantomonium, sassy songs and badass buffoonery when A Play, A Pie and A Pint return to Oran Mor this Christmas!
Watch Return of the Jedi, the thrilling conclusion to the original Star Wars trilogy, with an orchestral score performed by a live orchestra at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Edinburgh born singer-songwriter Adam Holmes is one of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene! Don't miss him live at CCA Glasgow on 1st December!
We’ll talk disease and contagions; written words and sensations; inequalities and populations – do come along!
Over two concerts on consecutive weeks, experience the thrill and grandeur of two of Tchaikovsky's most famous works with the BBC SSO!
Skate under the stars on a fully covered, purpose designed track against the stunning setting of Elfingrove outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
Hilton Glasgow's party nights with the GBX experience are back. George Bowie will once more electrify the Ballroom with his GBX anthems for 90 spectacular minutes!
The best tribute bands in the business descend on Glasgow for a weekend of live music, With tributes to, Oasis, Blur, Stone Roses, Happy Mondays, James, Pulp The Smiths & Shed Seven!
Full of theatrical magic and inventive storytelling, Dominic Hill's acclaimed production of A Christmas Carol at Tramway Glasgow captures the heart of Dickens' uplifting tale!
It's the most wonderful time of the year and Drag-Opticon is getting into the festive spirit with a Holiday Spectacular at the Britannia Panopticon!
'Glasgow Orchestral Society: Celebrating 150 Years' will take you on a new musical journey through the history of the society and Glasgow in the late 19th century!
Join the legendary Manfreds and Georgie Fame at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall for an evening of Rhythm and Blues nostalgia, and some of the greatest hits ever written!
Daisy First Aid Central Scotland are holding their award winning Baby & Child First Aid workshop for parents and carers in Partickhill Bowling & Community Club on Saturday 4th December.
Join Cancer Support Scotland at their annual Christmas Fayre on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December at The Calman Centre!
Don't miss a bumper musical selection box full of fantasy, wonder and mouth-watering sounds when the RSNO perform The Nutcracker at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 4th December!
With plenty of Children's Classic Concerts sparkle, musical magic and seasonal singalongs, Santa's Postbox has got the perfect recipe for an action-packed concert yule never forgot!
Bring the kids along to Pollok House for a Christmas craft session where they'll enjoy an hour of craft activities while accompanying adults will be offered tea or coffee, and are welcome to join in!
Got an idea for a grant project but want help planning it? Come along to the session to discuss and prepare for the January round of the Ideas Fund!
Join Rekha Maker and her assistant Heather to learn how to make a unique bud vase using Jesmonite as part of the line up of workshops at the winter edition of The SPOT Design Market!
Loch Lomond Shores is set to host a fantastic new Christmas Festival on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December featuring street food, children's entertainers and rides, live entertainment and more!
Join Scottish Opera for Mr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep - a magical, fun-filled story all about the importance of friendship, specially written for 3 to 7 year olds!
Park Lane Market is back every Saturday and Sunday during December with their festive edition! Come along and pick up some extra special Christmas presents from your local favourites!
On December 4th & 5th Caledonian Rock Shop will once again host the annual Scottish Mineral, Fossil and Jewellery Show, come and see for yourself what natural treasures can be found here in Scotland!
Join Maija from Almaborealis and learn how to to stitch your own 'Puzzlewear' woollen jumper as part of the line up of workshops at the winter edition of The SPOT Design Market!
Celebrate the start of the festive season with The GSA Choir as they perform live for the first time in two years at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall's New Auditorium!
Spot Design Market is Glasgow's seasonal design market. Carefully curated with an exceptionally high level of talent including; ceramics, textiles, clothing, jewellery, homewares and plants!
Don't miss the launch of Boudoirs, Dens & Dives, an exciting new business selling an eclectic and quirky mix of upcycled vintage, retro and preloved furniture, artwork, ornaments and accessories!
The UK's number one Johnny Cash tribute band present Live From The Prisons at The Garage Glasgow on Sunday 5th December 2021!
Following a sold out 2019 tour, Love Actually will once again be screened live across the UK with a full orchestra performing its enchanting score – just in time for Christmas!
Join Restoring Balance on Sunday evenings during December for their Mindfulness & Meditation classes, a blend of guided mindfulness, meditation exercises and relaxation!
Join Risotto Studio and learn how to make your own colourful stationery as part of the line up of workshops at the winter edition of The SPOT Design Market!
Join CHARTS on 7th December, at five locations, as they mark the birth date of St Colmcille, and celebrate the artistic achievements of all of those supported by the Colmcille Legacy Award.
Join New Gorbals Housing Association as they celebrate the start of the festive season when they switch on the Christmas tree lights on Tuesday 7th December!
Halo Arts announce their new panto for 2021, A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto! Coming to Govan AND Maryhill this December!
Join Clubbercise with Denise and The Classic Grand for their Christmas Clubbathon Charity Fund-Raver on 8th December in aid of Cash for Kids!
Dan Reed and Danny Vaughn will once more take their Snake Oil and Harmony tour around the UK with a date at Cottiers on 8th December 2021!
The Forge Market are delighted to be taking part in the annual Glasgow's Spirit of Christmas campaign by hosting a Secret Santa Giving Tree encouraging shoppers to make a donation to those in need.
Multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group The Overtones are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall during their 10 year anniversary tour!
Panto is back at The Shed in Shawlands, in a jawz achingly funny take on the family favourite, The Wizard of Oz! Expect plenty of family fun, with sing-a-long and banter that bites!
Tyson Fury returns to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall during his six-night UK tour to celebrate his recent heavyweight world title defence against Deontay Wilder!
Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto grabs you with a burst of golden brass, steamrollers you with a thundering piano, has you swooning at a big, beautiful melody - and that's only the first 20 seconds!
Come along to the RGI Kelly Gallery on 9th December to join in with some festive cheer as they launch 'Unboxed' an RGI Members Show of small scale works!
Come along to Mecca Bingo Drumchapel for a night out like no other when Zander Nation presents the Bounce Bingo Christmas Special on Friday 10th December!
For the first time ever Chris and Rosie Ramsey are bringing their smash hit podcast, Shagged. Married. Annoyed., to venues across the country... catch them at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 10th December!
Ho Ho Ho! Funbox invite you to a very special sleepover at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, but you’ll be too excited to snooze cos we're all staying up for Santa!
Get ready to step into Christmas at Go Wild Glasgow's Lunch With Santa Christmas Party designed to give your little one the most magical and memorable festive experience!
Take a team of star soloists, add baroque powerhouse Christian Curnyn plus the full RSNO Chorus, and prepare to experience all the glory, joy and inspiration of a truly timeless classic!
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra's glorious 'Christmas at the Movies' concert returns to City Halls on Sunday 12th December!
West End bar and restaurant, Embargo, will host a drag queen dinner event with contributions going towards Trans Alliance Scotland on Sunday 12th December!
On tour to Glasgow this Christmas, Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School, Bristol will present a programme of festive tunes to get you into the spirit of the season!
Back by popular demand and following sell-out performances across the globe, The Definitive Rat Pack brings an evening of festive classics to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Witches, wizards and muggles alike are sure to enjoy this spectacular concert showcasing the music from the magical world of Harry Potter at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Luath Press are delighted to launch Bubbles: Reflections on Becoming Mother, an intimate insight into what it means to be a mother by author Laura Bissell, at Outwith Books on 15th December!
Join local beer enthusiast group, Glasladies Beer Society for the launch of their second collaboration beer, brewed with Southside based Dookit Brewing Co. on December 15th!
Don't miss a curated evening of live music in the intimate setting of Cottiers Theatre bringing together brilliant songwriters from across the UK!
The world's most acclaimed Beatles tribute band, The Bootleg Beatles, return to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall this December!
Join Fyre Yoga at Bearsden Hub on December 16th for a special Candlelight & Chocolates Christmas Yoga class in aid of East Dunbartonshire Woman's Aid!
Start the countdown to Christmas with Michael Hastie, Scotland's Number 1 Michael Buble tribute act and Glasgow's record-breaking big swing band Jon Ritchie & That Swing Sensation!
Phil Cunningham returns to The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall with his extremely popular annual Christmas Songbook on Thursday 16th December!
Following two sell out performances at the Royal Concert Hall, ABBA Gold The Concert returns to Scotland for a Christmas extr-ABBA-ganza at Oran Mor Glasgow!
The Glasgow Phoenix Choir is delighted to be returning to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall with their annual Christmas concert on Friday 17th December!
Join violinist Nicola Benedetti and the SCO for a special concert featuring one of the most enduringly popular works in the violin repertoire!
Enjoy a special showing of the festive classic, The Snowman, on a large screen, accompanied by the RSNO at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Scotland's only Russian choir return to the Spire Concert Series to give the Spire's last concert pre-Christmas!
Get ready to end the year with a king-sized showcase guaranteed to sleigh when Scotland's Twelve Kings Of Xmas, a fairly festive Drag King Cabaret, comes to AXM Glasgow on 18th December!
Make your very own leaded glass Christmas Bauble with artist Kate Henderson at The Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts!
This Christmas, Pollokshaws Burgh Hall will be converted into a cosy, festive cinema, screening some of everyone's favourite festive films at affordable prices, with discounts for local residents!
Start your Christmas celebrations in style when the annual Christmas Spectacular returns to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, it's the ultimate, unmissable Christmas party!
Join Kirsty, Iona and Sam for a relaxing and fun concert at Sandyford Henderson Memorial Church with Christmas Songs, Carols and a few Operatic Arias thrown in!
Brido Hingwy presents Uh Huh: The Janice & Frank Story – Part 1 Christmas for two nights only this festive season at Oran Mor Glasgow!
The Outdoor Playbarn and What Happens Now? have teamed up to create... The Christmas Cracker! Come along and meet Santa's elves as they take a little break from their Christmas preparations!
Dust off your platforms, put on your flares and come along and enjoy an unforgettable Christmas night out with ABBAMANIA at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on 23rd December 2021!
The two greatest film composers of the 20th Century, Zimmer vs Williams, go head to head in this special concert at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on December 28th!
The UK's most renowned big band swings you back in time with favourite wartime chart-toppers & hits from the forties at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on December 29th!
Are you having a baby in 2022? Join Katy from Born Ready Baby. for a Free Hypnobirthing Masterclass and find out tips to help you head into the new year feeling prepared and excited for birth!
Join House for an Art Lover for their annual Hogmanay celebrations kicking off with bubbles and canapés followed by a sumptuous 3 course meal and accompanying wine in the atmospheric Mackintosh Suite
Dust down the boots and training shoes, slip or squeeze into your football gear and join Giffnock Soccer Centre's Walking Football section!
The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and additional support needs held at St John's Hall, Barrhead on Wednesdays!
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Off Grid Community hold outdoor toddler sessions at Aidans Brae Woods, Clarkston on Mondays and Wednesdays during term time!
Whether you are a beginner, getting back into working with your camera or wanting to extend your skills join Levern Camera Club for their weekly meetings at The Fereneze Golf Club, Barrhead!
Grab your trainers, get into your football gear and join Giffnock Soccer Centre's Ladies Walking Football section!
Renew NMBC is a wellbeing café, a simple shared space where it's ok not to be ok... it is a space for chat, hobbies and activities and is run by the community for the community.
Busby Flower Club meets once a month at the Redhurst Hotel in Giffnock new members always welcome!
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Whether you're celebrating with friends, booking your work party, or fancy a night out with the other half - the Redhurst Hotel have got an events calendar packed full of ultimate party nights!
You'll be taken on a magical journey back to Neverland with Peter Pan when traditional Scottish Pantomime returns to Eastwood Park Theatre this festive season!
Whitelee Windfarm have got the festive season all wrapped up with a selection of events including a Santa's Grotto and their Winter Wonderland!
Giffnock Bowling Club are hosting a Christmas Coffee Morning on Wednesday 1st December, come along and enjoy great coffee and mince pies while making a start on your Christmas shopping!
On Wednesday evenings, Basketball Paisley run GirlsHoop - basketball sessions for young female players aged 4-14 years old of all skill levels!
Netherlee's Living Advent Calendar is set to create some festive magic for everyone to enjoy in the countdown to Christmas, bringing the community closer together!
Join local artist and life coach Sarah Stewart for a Values & Vision creative workshop on Friday 3rd December!
Kick start your holiday season in style with friends, family or colleagues at one of Dalmeny Park House Hotel's fabulous Christmas Party Nights this December!
The sensational Big Vern n the Shootahs are renowned throughout the live music circuit as the ultimate feel-good band, catch them live at Giffnock North Social Club on Saturday 4th December!
Join Newton Mearns Baptist Church for their annual Christmas Fayre on Saturday 4th December, raising money for Tearfund!
Join Eastwood Writers at Giffnock Library on 4th December for the launch of their book, Behind Closed Doors, an anthology of stories, articles and poetry written by group members during lockdown.
A warm welcome awaits you at Greenbank Parish Church's Christmas Coffee Morning on Saturday 4th December!
Christmas magic for all the family awaits when Santa visits The Orchard Park in Giffnock this December!
Celebrate all things festive with a visit to the Orchard Park's Winter Garden and enjoy screenings of Christmas movies, mulled wine, pretzels, cookies & hot dogs!
Join Neilston Development Trust on Friday 10th December for their GIN'gle Bells event... an evening of gin tasting & canapes, frock swap and beauty treatments!
Come on a magical evening walk and enjoy colourful displays in the windows of Neilston this Christmas when the village hosts a Window Wanderland between the 10th and 12th December!
The Flourish Shamanic Circle is held bi-monthly, every second Friday, in the Moon Rooms, Newton Mearns... join them on December 10th as they celebrate the Winter Solstice & Yule.
In celebration of ERCL's pantomime Peter Pan coming to Eastwood Park Theatre this Christmas, join them for their participatory Flying Workshops at Barrhead Foundry throughout December!
Enjoy ultimate festive fun with the girls at Dalmeny Park House Hotel's fabulous Ladies Day on Sunday 12th December!
Join East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure for a taster session of their Art and Wellbeing class for adults at Fairweather Hall on Tuesday 14th December!
André Rieu brings a festive spectacular, from his newly created Winter Palace in his hometown of Maastricht, straight to the cinema at Eastwood Park theatre on the December 14th!
Join the team at East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure to celebrate 100 years of The Duff Memorial Hall & Library at the official Re-opening Event on Wednesday 15th December!
Believe is an outdoor theatre performance aimed at children and their grown – ups... do you believe in Fairies? If you believe then join us and clap your hands!
Celebrate the New year in style and grandeur at Dalmeny Park House Hotel's spectacular Hogmany Black Tie Ball!
The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!
Namaste All....! Join us online for the Edinburgh Valmiki Balagokulam Shaka each Saturday!
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith!
A foodie heaven, creative crafts, original artwork, superb street food. Eat, meet, greet or treat - there is something for everyone!
Get groovy with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.
Experience Edinburgh's original Farmers' Market at Castle Terrace every Saturday from 9am - 2pm!
Air and Space is an online exhibition of recent paintings from artist Jill Ashforth featuring the beautiful collection Air and Space and her lyrical video poem Joy with the music of Max Richter.
Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!
A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month, showcasing artisan foods, produce and crafts.
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market is open but with strict rules and guidelines. Come and join us for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!
This exhibition is in collaboration with the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation to celebrate what would have been film special effects superstar Ray Harryhausen's 100th birthday year.
Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!
The Surgeons Hall Museums popular Potted Pathology collection in now available to enjoy at your leisure as a complete series!
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is hosting one of artist Ellie Harrison’s four Early Warning Signs.
Perfect for creatives looking to materialise a project, students wishing to expand their portfolio, beginners for gaining knowledge or anyone wanting to try learn something different!
Drawing on our outstanding typewriter collection, this exhibition features a range of machines, including an 1876 Sholes and Glidden typewriter which was the first to have a QWERTY keyboard.
Meander Apparel Sunday Socials are free weekly bike rides leaving from the George Street store, providing the chance for any casual cyclists to meet new people with common interests.
On the 250th anniversary of Sir Walter Scott's birth, experience his novels through objects that inspired him.
Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
It's back! The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show ruturns in July.
The home of award winning street food, craft beer brewed in Edinburgh, wine, desserts & live music.
Balerno Farmers Market is held on the 2nd Saturday of every month on Main Street between 9am and 1pm.
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Watch Four great acts take to the stage to try out new material every Thursday at Monkey Barrel Comedy!
This autumn, world-renowned tapestry studio Dovecot brings the work of internationally acclaimed Japanese textile designer Sudō Reiko to Scotland with an innovative exhibition.
Enjoy a night of top stand-up Comedy at The Big Show every weekend at Monkey Barrel Comedy Edinburgh!
Come along to Newhailes monthly market where you'll find a fine selection of handmade goods; from jams and chutneys to pies and candles!
Incoming: New Acquisitions at the City Art Centre presents a selection of paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture acquired within the last ten years.
We bring flamenco to the heart of Scotland and offer classes for all from Beginners to Advanced, six years to sixty-six (& beyond).
Red Raw, our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK. It’s your chance to see the stars of tomorrow today.
Alba Flamenca Kids classes starting again on the 23rd September for ages 3 to 16 years old. Fun classes to learn flamenco moves & plenty taconeos!
Just relax and let the Gongs take you where you need to go at Jo's monthly Yogic Gong Relaxation classes at Fletcher's Cottage, Dirlington!
Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
The first Edinburgh exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in China is on display at the James Watt Centre, Heriot Watt University.
A unique comedy musical Showtour in a taxi. Be driven around Edinburgh, whilst entertained by Lola and her variety of characters!
Join Canongate Cadjers for their monthly Ceilidh held in the Royal British Legion Hall! If you love to dance or want to learn this event is for you.
Portobello Local Market is a much loved monthly venue for truly local food, drink and crafts, held in Brighton Park, Brighton Place, Portobello.
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
SHRUB Coop is running a direct clothes swap on the first Sunday of each month. Come exchange some clothes and meet some new people!
Enjoy an incredible selection of beautiful handmade local artisan products and support the incredibly talented Makers.
Do you want to explore Edinburgh's top sights in one evening AND discover gruesome secrets about the city that Scotland would rather keep hidden? Well then, this is the tour for your!
Get out of the hustle-and-bustle of Edinburgh for a day as you take in stunning views of the city from Arthur's Seat and discover Edinburgh's unique history and folklore with a local guide!
Enjoy a visit to Granton Castle Walled Garden! It's open to visitors for a couple of hours every Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.
The pop up shop for Cards for Good Causes, the U.K.’s largest charity Christmas card retailer, is now open at St John's Episcopal Church, Princes Street, Edinburgh.
It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with DJ Josh Scott!
Join Think Circus to spin, twirl, juggle and play at our Kids Circus Club (5-8 year olds) every Tuesday in Leith!
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!
Descend into a world of grave robbery, mystery and malpractice as you embark on a thrilling adventure into Edinburgh’s dark past.
Come and see how the Built Environment is responding to the Climate Emergency at the SpACE pop-up exhibition on now at the old Fire Station, Lauriston Place!
Talk about doing what it says on the tin! Here you go a carload of simply the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit.
If you are ages 6-11 and interested in animation, get signed up to our 5 week Animation Sensory & Play workshop!
Ocean Terminal Christmas Market is taking place every weekend through November and over four day periods in December.
This exhibition at the City Art Centre will explore John Henry Lorimer’s art through five key themes: light, identity, family, femininity and home.
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Don't miss out on Spandex Comedy! Join us every Tuesday night for a top night of laughs featuring stand up comedians from across the country dropping in to liven up the start of your week!
This two-floor exhibition, at the City Art Centre this winter, will feature work by 19 contemporary artists associated with the former Tapestry Department at Edinburgh College of Art.
Celebrate the festive season and visit some of Edinburgh's most popular bars for some refreshing cocktails at a price you simply can't refuse with Montpeliers Christmas Cocktail Club wristband!
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’ once again!
Make your evenings merry and bright this festive season with a magical journey through Edinburgh Zoo!
Pop in to Edinburgh’s newest contemporary art gallery, Colinton Arts, for it's Winter Exhibition showcasing 20 Scottish contemporary artists with a mix of paintings, glass, ceramics and sculpture!
Come and see Edinburgh's 2021 Winter Windows, showcasing the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils!
The Christmas Market returns to East Princes St Gardens in 2021 for a whole host of bespoke products, gifts and tasty treats!
Get your giggle on and join us at Buzz Bingo for an evening in with some of the UK’s top comedy talent!
This year Edinburgh’s Christmas will be working with Edinburgh-based artist Hannah Ayre to produce a contemporary art installation, which will illuminate the Mound with cascading geometric snowflake
Featuring work from some world renowned photograhers, Rockstars Revisited comes to Gallery-Close from 20th November!
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... it’s the perfect way for children to get into the festive spirit.
Cask Smugglers are thrilled to present our brand new Secret Domes, which boast some of the best views in Edinburgh from a spectacular vantage point on the rooftop of Waverley station.
Gary Delaney is returning to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery! Catch him at the Stand Edinburgh!
Looking for festive fun that's a little different? Gather your team of family, friends or colleagues and head along to Edinburgh's historical escape room!
Marking the first Edinburgh Printmakers Members Show to take place at Castle Mills, this exhibition reflects the solace people have found in the arts over the past 18 months.
Spilt Milk Gallery is delighted to announce that this year’s edition of the annual members show is now live to view on the website!
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience when it returns to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh!
Enjoy a stellar evening of live comedy and music (plus a few surprises thrown in for good measure) brought to you by Leith locals and Edinburgh Fringe mainstays, Gilded Balloon at The Pitt!
Castle Street Christmas Market returns in 2021, providing everyone with something special to buy and enjoy. Not to be missed!
Conifox Adventure Park's sell-out Christmas Experience returns in 2021 bigger and better than ever for children and adults of all ages to enjoy.
Scottish artist Lucy Johnstone's exhibition CLAMJAMFRY, an amalgam of paintings and textiles from her border studio, is showing at Whitespace Edinburgh from 27th November!
Get you into the Christmas spirit as you make beautiful Christmas Wreaths for your home or for fabulous gifts this December with The Edinburgh Sewcial Club!
Rise and shine, it's the pantomime of your dreams, as Sleeping Beauty comes to the King's Theatre!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Edinburgh for an exciting festive experience at their annual Santa's Grotto!
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Livingston for an exciting festive experience at Father Christmas’ Grotto!
Check out what's on at Summerhall catch some of the most anticipated French and Francophone titles of the year!
The vibrant choice at Edinburgh Dominion gives you the chance to catch some of the most anticipated French and Francophone titles of the year!
Every Monday in Advent at 3pm, St Columba’s by the Castle offers the opportunity to de-stress from the busyness of the pre-festive period with 20 minutes of quiet reflection by candlelight.
Join Ixia Flowers at the most wonderful time of the year and learn how to make your own Christmas wreath to take home and impress this festive season.
Following the multi-million-selling success of This Is Going To Hurt, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries for a hilarious peek behind the blue curtain at Christmastime.
In David Keenan the Irish storytelling tradition is alive and well and his live performances are both spiritual and intense in equal measure!
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh Old Town for your Personal PhotoShoot Experience! It's perfect for couples, families and solo travelers alike.
Join Kirsty from Boyes Botanics on 1st December for some festive madness! Armed with all the materials you need, you will learn how to make your own traditional wreath.
Our ever-popular Christmas Zoo illuminations will return on selected dates this December from 5pm – 9pm.
Join the St Serfs Players at Inverleith St Serfs Church as they bring you the family Pantomime - Jack and the Beanstalk!
Quiet Houses, Edinburgh born and Manchester based indie-folk duo, return to Sneaky Pete's on Wednesday 1st December 2021.
This winter, banish the dark skies and enjoy a visual feast as we take you and your family on a fantastical adventure with Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker!
Straight off the back off their performance on the River Stage at TRNSMT, Spyres have announced a show at The Mash House on December 1st!
Celebrate the festive season in style with a visit to The Royal Yacht Britannia this December and see the State Drawing Room and Dining Room, adorned with stunning decorations!
The Libertines are on a UK tour in 2021 and they play the Usher Hall Edinburgh on Wednesday 1st December!
Dig out your 70s fashion, dust off your platform boots and get ready to sing and dance the night away at this fantastic show.
Kick of your Christmas with the Super Power Agency! Sing your hearts out alongside rising Scottish star Callum Beattie and the University Chamber Choir at The Caves Edinburgh on 2nd December!
Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.
Clairvoyant medium and psychic Clinton Baptiste has gone exploring, stateside. Let him take you on a journey from his humble roots via the dazzling heights of Sin City at The Stand Edinburgh!
Electric Six come to The Liquid Room on Thursday 2nd Decmeber as part of their 'Russia, If you're Listening' tour!
Roll up the sleeves of your most festive jumper and settle in for an evening of festive cheer and expert canapé skills!
Award-winning Irish artist Hannah Mooney's new oil paintings, displayed as part of Into the Landscape at The Scottish Gallery, evoke light, darkness, depth, transience and drama!
Elspeth McVeigh sings an acapella programme of early carols and songs in the magnificent setting of Rosslyn Chapel as part of their month of music!
Are you based in Edinburgh and fancy giving MAN v FAT Football a try? Then come along to our Come & Try night at Peffermill Playing Fields on either the 2nd or 9th December!
This lecture describes some recent discoveries of highly decorated interiors, as well as the challenges facing conservators in caring for and displaying these rare survivals in the 21st century.
Join us online for an adorable Christmas class where you can print Robins, fir trees and other beautiful motifs with artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!
This year, The Eco Larder is harbouring this years BIGGEST secret. Santa is in our storeroom!
Disney's The Muppet Christmas Carol is live in concert across the UK this winter, featuring its musical score performed live to the film! Don't miss it at the Usher Hall on December 2nd!
Ho-ho-hold onto your Santa hats everyone - The Tartan Blanket Co. is opening its studio doors in Edinburgh for the first time in two years for a Christmas extravaganza!
Ash will be performing at Sneaky Pete’s on December 3rd as part of the Passport: Back To Our Roots campaign.
Join us at Howden Park Centre for another Christmas cracker of a pantomime - Bairns in the Wood!
Beecraigs Festive Forest is back for 2021. Even bigger, brighter, longer and more spectacular!
Are you ready for the best Christmas party nights in town? Then come along to the O2 Academy Edinburgh this December!
Don't miss a bumper musical selection box full of fantasy, wonder and mouth-watering sounds when the RSNO perform The Nutcracker at the Usher Hall on Friday 3rd December!
Join London Concertante for Christmas Baroque by Candlelight in the gorgeous setting of St Giles' Cathedral on 3rd December!
Immerse yourself in Prestonfield’s Winter Wonderland party nights on selected dates in December.
Friday night lights are back when Edinburgh Rugby face Italian side Benetton on 3rd December, kick-off 7.35pm at the DAM Health Stadium.
Happydaze are on tour in December and kick it off with a date at The Mash House on the 3rd!
Baskwell Arts second exhibition is embracing the cold with full force! In the Bleak Midwinter is on until 3rd February 2022 at 18 Spey Street Lane, Leith.
Join the Cast of Jack and Beanstalk at the Reconnect Regal Theatre for a family adventure that’s got its head in the clouds!!
Meet our Christmas Drag Performers! Join us and our dashing drag artists at Apex Grassmarket for an unforgettable night of jingling and mingling!
Nature Works features a broad selection of artist books on the theme of climate change and is showing at Upright Gallery from 3rd December.
Less tribute and more homage, Nearly Dan promise all the Steely Dan favourites in this two hour-plus show at La Belle Angele!
Catch Rachel Sermanni, a Scottish based contemporary folk musician, singer and songwriter, at Summerhall on Friday 3rd December!
Edinburgh University Chamber Choir are thrilled to announce their first concert since 2019, returning in style with roof-raising choral favourites at St Peters, Lutton Place on 3rd December!
The Santa Experience returns! Add some magic to your Christmas with a visit to Santa and his elves at Archerfield Walled Garden.
Enjoy a great night out as The Style Councillors, the world's one and only tribute to The Style Council, come to La Belle Angele!
In celebration of 175 years of ground-breaking research into religion, spirituality and the arts, the University Of Edinburgh's School of Divinity is delighted to host it's first ever literary festiva
We would like you to join us for the launch of our city’s new orchestra: the Abbotsford String Orchestra at Canongate Kirk at 7.30pm on Saturday December 4th!
3D2D Events are pleased to be able to once again bring to the Assembly Rooms our spectacular Christmas Art, Craft and Design Fair.
Ho! Ho! Ho! This festive season we invite you to join Santa at IKEA Edinburgh for a festive breakfast for the whole family!
Enjoy an hour of new material from Catherine Bohart, the star of BBC2’s The Mash Report, at Monkey Barrel Comedy on 4th & 5th December!
This December, escape reality, reject sanity, and follow us into the afterlife as you immerse yourself into the world of the damned!
The Scottish Chamber Choir returns to live performance under direction of Iain McLarty with a Christmas concert of beautiful a cappella music in the intimate setting of Rosslyn Chapel.
Cold Years will be hitting the road for a string of shows around the UK later this year and stop off at The Mash House on Saturday 4th December!
Imagine you could disappear all your problems! Find out how during this practical course with Buddhist nun, Gen Kelsang Wangmo on Saturday 4th December!
Create a Christmas themed 3-dimensional framed picture that will light up like an enchanted magical forest in this online workshop with Lauriston Castle staff!
Enjoy wondrous entertainment and sumptuous food at our festive cabaret celebration this Christmas at the Apex Grassmarket Hotel in Edinburgh.
Join creative stylists and florists Gloam, and lifestyle brand The Tartan Blanket Co., for a festive Christmas Wreath Making workshop on 4th December!
Join Kirsty from Boyes Botanics on 4th December for some festive madness! Armed with all the materials you need, you will learn how to make your own traditional wreath.
An exhibition of sculptures and drawings by emerging, RSA/Wasps award winning, artist Richard Goldsworthy is on now at Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh!
'The fearful part of it was the absence' is an exhibition by writer Joey Simons which investigates the periodic eruption and absence of rioting in Glasgow, and its effect on the shape of the city.
Don't miss this rare opertunity to see and also purchase some of internationally recognised artist Graham Flack's works at the Crags Centre on Saturday 4th December!
Artist Alan Lennon's Studio 52, is inviting you to come browse his unique cards, prints, paintings and sculptures on Saturday 4th December.
Join Edinburgh folk trio Paper Sparrows for the launch of their brand-new 5-track 'Silver EP' at The Pleasance Cabaret Bar on Saturday 4th December!
Tiphereth is having an exhibition of pottery made by the members of our community. The pieces are for sale and can be collected after the exhibition.
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Edinburgh!
Make it a Christmas to remember and see your child's eyes light up as they tuck into breakfast or tea with Santa at Dobbies Livingston!
Don't miss Dalkeith Country Park’s winter festive light experience 'Spectacle of Light' when it returns in 2021! It's a magical after-dark adventure for all the family!
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of their multi-platinum album 'Just Enough Education to Perform' the Stereophonics play some special intimate UK dates including the Usher Hall on 4th December!
The Christmas Drive-In Tour is coming to Edinburgh... it's the ultimate festive family night out featuring comedy, quizzes and film screenings all rolled into one!
Everyone's favourite Snowman comes to life on the Big Screen in a double bill, plus a special visit from Santa, at the National Mining Museum Scotland this December!
Queen of the Night is a stunning celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston, one of the greatest singers of our time!
It's time to open our big colourful shutter at Coburg House Art Studios and invite you in for a Winter Open Studios of old (sort of)!
This Christmas, Le Monde presents to you A Christmas Cabaret; a dazzling, full-scale festive hour hosted by the fabulous Bruce Devlin.
It’s Christmas 1910 all the family and staff come together to enjoy the season. Walk through Lauriston Castle on a special tour watching the performance by Edinburgh Living History unfold!
Join us at Le Monde for a sophisticated and stylish Christmas soiree, combining an exquisite 2 course Festive meal with an innovative live cabaret show!
With plenty of Children's Classic Concerts sparkle, musical magic and seasonal singalongs, Santa's Postbox has got the perfect recipe for an action-packed concert yule never forgot!
Join us for Shut Up & King's first Edinburgh in-person workshop with Scotland's ‘oldest’ drag kings - Leither Phil Herrin and Glasgow's Dorian T. Fisk!
The Edinburgh Santa Fun Run & Walk is back and we are ready to welcome our Santa’s, Elves and Santa Paws back to West Princes Street Gardens for our much loved family fundraising event!
Come along and enjoy Jazz Sundays at Soderberg Pavillion, Lister Square, with live music every Sunday from 5.30pm!
Blunt Knife Co. is very excited to present QUEER STUFF: Small Press Market, featuring three brilliant LGBTQ+ local publishers on Sunday 5th December.
For the first time ever Chris and Rosie Ramsey are bringing their smash hit podcast, Shagged. Married. Annoyed., live to venues this December... catch them at the Edinburgh Playhouse!
Join Shorthouse and full band for their first headline gig at The Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh on Sunday 5th December!
Edinburgh's first dedicated Low and No Alcohol drinks fair is being hosted by The Small Spirits Company and WineKraft, this December!
Summerhall’s annual Christmas Market will look a little different as due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, it will be hybrid a Market in 2021.
Simply have a wonderful Christmastime when you join us at Apex Waterloo Place for a three-course lunch and live entertainment this festive season!
Enjoy an incredible selection of beautiful handmade local artisan products and support the incredibly talented Makers this Christmas!
Will & The People will bring their upcoming UK & European tour to The Mash House on Sunday 5th December!
This December explore The Palace of Holyroodhouse with the help of Holly and Rudy and a special Christmas trail!
The Lyceum joins forces with Catherine Wheels Theatre Company to bring the magic of Christmas back to The Lyceum in Christmas Dinner!
Search Party Edinburgh is back for Christmas 2021! Wrap up warm, grab your fellow elves and head out into the magical streets of Edinburgh for an extra Christmassy, snowcially-distanced treasure hunt!
Following a sold out 2019 tour, Love Actually will once again be screened live across the UK with a full orchestra performing its enchanting score – just in time for Christmas!
Using a selection of beautiful papers and foils in silvery colours create a wreath, angel and garland in this relaxing workshop with Artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!
The original Christmas night out is back! The Twang are resurrecting their legendary annual bash which will stop off at the Liquid Room Edinburgh on December 6th!
Having also graced some of the most revered festival stages around the world as well as sold out headline shows, Bicep bring their latest tour to Edinburgh Corn Exchange on 7th December!
Join us at Harvey Nichols Edinburgh to welcome DIOR Beauty to our flagship Scottish store with an exclusive Christmas beauty reader event in partnership with Hood Magazine!
'Extreme Private Eros: Love Song 1974' is the first film that kicks off our new documentary series, Cinetopia:DOC - Framing Japan and part of #BFIJapan 2021:
Christmas wouldn't be the same without a trip to The Brunton for their fabulous traditional panto and this year it's Hansel and Gretel!
Following two smash hit record breaking London West End seasons, Heathers The Musical embarks on its first national tour and comes to Edinburgh Playhouse in December 2021.
Comedian John Robertson's The Dark Room is a gut-busting rock n' roll experience for everyone who buys a ticket! Don't miss it at the Stand Edinburgh!
Vicky Garrington explores a variety of historic dress from a much-mended maid’s uniform of the early 20th century to a sumptuous 18th century silk dress scattered with tulips.
Rebecca Miller's assured comedy of manners asks all kind of questions about what we really want in life and how best to go about getting it.
The Scottish Ensemble invites you to an atmospheric and life-affirming evening of music set within a shimmering array of candles at Greyfriars Kirk on Tuesday 7th December!
Edinburgh Flautist and Multi-Instrumentalist Tom Oakes presents the launch of his debut solo album ‘Water Street’ at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on 7th December!
Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Zuzu has announced a series of headline dates to support her debut album Queensway Tunnel, catch her live at The Mash House, Edinburgh on 7th December!
Deacon Blue will now tour in 2021 and come to the Usher Hall on Wednesday 8th December!
Cinetopia: DOC team present the first and the latest documentary films of Oda Kaori in this double bill showcasing the filmmaker’s innovative work at Summerhall on 8th December.
Wilf takes audiences on a hilarious and unapologetic ride through Scotland as Calvin and Wilf attempt to escape loneliness, cope with mental illness and learn to love themselves!
Catch Dr Feelgood, the most enduring act to emerge from the UK’s much touted pub-rock scene, at Teviot Row House on Thursday 9th December!
Raise the bar this Christmas and join us at Harvey Nichols on 9th December for an evening of delicious gin cocktails hosted by our friends at Edinburgh Gin!
George Heriot’s School return to the Usher Hall for their annual Senior School Christmas Concert.
The Newcastle-based quintet Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs come to Summerhall in December!
Pioneers of the London Acid Jazz scene, The Brand New Heavies have been responsible for some of the UK’s biggest R&B & Soul tracks. Catch them at The Liquid Room in December!
Legendary Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson brings his critically acclaimed ‘An Evening With’ spoken word show to the Usher Hall on Friday 10th December!
Cloudbusting have been championed by BBC One as one of the most authentic tributes in the world. Their passion for Kate Bush’s music has won over sceptical fans everywhere.
Join us at Dynamic Earth on Friday 10th December for our Dinky Dinos session which will be a winter themed story and will also include an exclusive Dinky Dino’s craft!
Elephant Sessions are a musical power house and you can catch them at The Liquid Room this December!
Please join us on 10th December in The Parish Church of St Cuthbert for our annual Carol Concert in aid of Erskine's Veterans Charity!
Fern Brady brings a Work in Progress to Monkey Barrel Comedy before taking her new show 'Autistic Bikini Queen' on tour.
Enjoy a wonderful festive shopping experience when the annual Christmas Shopping Fair returns to Hopetoun House on 10th to 12th December!
Don't miss Los Chichanos, the band behind Edinburgh’s underground fiesta scene, when they play The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh on Friday 10th December!
Rotterdam-based four-piece Rats on Rafts are touring the UK in Decemeber and have a date at The Mash House on Friday 10th!
Resonating Narratives is a group exhibition by 6 artists hand picked by Komachi Goto and showing at Whitespace Edinburgh from 10th to 16th December. All works are for sale, including prints.
The Paraffin Pixies bring sparkle and magic to dark winter evenings as they lead you to a hidden after-dark world of wonder and mysteries within Almond Valley Heritage Centre this December!
The Porty Comedy Night Christmas Special on Friday 10th December is guaranteed to jingle all the way with a fantastic lineup!
Legendary 70’s rock band Sweet once again embark upon a pre-Christmas UK Tour and stop off at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
Enjoy a fabulous night of music as the London Concertante bring you 'Viennese Christmas by Candlelight' at St Giles' Cathedral on 10th December!
You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life. So dust off your platforms, put on your flares and come along and enjoy an unforgettable Christmas night with Abbamania!
Prepare to be taken from A to Z (Absolute Beginners to Ziggy!) with Stations to Station in between when Absolute Bowie play The Liquid Room on 11th December!
Come along to our Christmas Fair at Braid Health and Wellbeing on 11th December! There will be a variety of stalls offering a wide range of goods for sale and Santa will make an appearance.
The Calton Consort presents ‘rosa sine spina’, a selection of Christmas A Capella gems, at Canongate Kirk on Saturday 11th December!
Join Luminate online for a joyful singing event streamed live from The Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh on 11th December!
Come along to Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club on Saturday 11th December for a festive afternoon of foliage and fun as you learn to craft your very own festive wreath!
Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit The Georgian House this Christmas. Tell him your Christmas wishes and receive a special gift just for you.
Award-winning company 'It's in the bag' come to the Scottish Storytelling Centre with 'Sam & Rosie's Christmas Adventure' on 11th December!
Make your own plaster plant pot – with plant at this workshop run by the Blunt Knife Co on 11th December!
Edinburgh band Swim School will be headlining The Mash House on Saturday 11th of December.
The award-winning, improvised comedy courtroom show, where audience members can accuse friends and loved ones of ‘crimes’, petty, or not so much, comes to Monkey Barrel Comedy on 11th December!
Migrant Media and BLM UK in collaboration with political and cultural grassroots organisations across the UK have joined forces for a 10 cities tour with a date at the Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh.
Treat yourself to a Christmas Special as the walls of St Mary’s Cathedral (Palmerston Place) resound to the music of Vivaldi, Corelli and Mozart, performed by the Piccadilly Sinfonietta!
To mark his 20 year anniversary as a flamenco guitarist, the award winning musician and composer Daniel Martinez presents a truly special flamenco guitar concert in Edinburgh’s iconic Queen's Hall.
Join us at Lauriston Castle for our annual Christmas event where you can capture the magic of Christmas past!
Rudolph has rounded up the reindeers and Santa is coming to Apex Grassmarket. Bring the family along for some Christmas cheer!
China Crisis have announced they will play The Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh on Sunday 12th December!
LOVE Gorgie Farm is hosting a fun, musical and exciting big Christmas light switch on this year. Come along and have some fun on Sunday 12th December!
Enjoy a festive afternoon tea with live acoustic performers at the Apex Grassmarket on Sunday 12th December!
The Glasgow Phoenix Choir is delighted to be returning to the Freemasons' Hall Edinburgh with their Christmas concert on Sunday 12th December!
The original and the best classical cross over group of all time Il Divo return to the UK in December 2021 for the Christmas With Il Divo tour and stop off at the Usher Hall!
Stewart Lee has reworked sixty minutes of his show 'Snowflake Tornado' that have been rendered irrelevant by events, it's sure to be shoddy as hell but all proceeds will go to The Stand Edinburgh!
Enter Shikari have announced a tour of the UK which will come to Edinburgh's Usher Hall on 13th December!
Join us at the Institut Français d'Ecosse as we welcome pianist Maxime Zecchini and violonist Isabelle Durin for our last concert of the year!
TikTok sea shanty Wellerman star Nathan Evans has announced a UK tour for December, don't miss him live at The Caves Edinburgh on Monday 13th!
Join us to hear stories about celebrations and play a special game called the Feast of the Bean. With music and dancing in our Christmas ceilidh, suitable for children aged four and under!
Hosted by the bad boy of clown, Zach Zucker, Stamptown is a late-night variety show featuring the best alternative performance on the international scene! Catch it at Monkey Barrel Comedy!
Enjoy a a quirky promenade performance as you take a walk through Edinburgh Old Town with none other than Charles Dickens, the man who invented Christmas!
Join us at St Cecilia’s Hall on 14th December for the inaugural concert by the Barsanti Ensemble, an exciting new orchestra of some of Scotland's finest performers on period instruments.
With a little help from their own orchestral ensemble, and featuring a special set to mark the 50th anniversary of Let It Be, this show is an absolute must-see for Beatle-maniacs of all ages.
Megan Bloomfield is an all American high school cheerleader who is sent by her parents to a conversion therapy camp to cure her lesbianism.
Charlie Mackesy, author of the bestselling book The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse, joins author and translator Matthew Fitt online for this event run by the National Library of Scotland.
The Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School, Bristol is delighted to present a programme of festive tunes to get you into the spirit of the season at Stockbridge Parish Church on 14th December!
Make it a magical family Christmas in 2021 as the spectacular brand-new production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas lights up Edinburgh Playhouse!
Join us for a festive class making a variety of Christmas decorations to adorn your home!
Treat yourself to a Christmas Special as the walls of St Giles' Cathedral Edinburgh resound to the music of Vivaldi, Corelli and Mozart, performed by the Piccadilly Sinfonie!
Join Octavoce, the award winning acappella group, for an hour of Christmas classics to Christmas crackers in the atmospheric setting of Morningside United Church on Thursday 16th December!
A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic, is brought to life in this live reading in the festively decorated dining room of Newhailes House.
Join violinist Nicola Benedetti and the SCO for a special concert featuring one of the most enduringly popular works in the violin repertoire.
Treat yourself to a Christmas Special as the walls of St Andrew's and St George's West Church resound to the music of Vivaldi, Corelli and Mozart, performed by the Piccadilly Sinfonie!
This Christmas, Bird&Carrot and the Pleasance are delighted to present 'Carmen', one of the most popular operas ever written.
Make a sweet little natural wreath inspired by Scandinavia with little painted reindeers, stars and hearts and a magical lit garland to decorate your door, stairs or fireplace!
Del Amitri have announced their first full UK headline tour since the summer of 2018 which includes a night at the Usher Hall on 17th December!
Join Local Professional Magician Gary James for a fun-filled, family cracker of a show with the ‘Magic of Christmas’.
Edinburgh based Lizzie and the Banshees are a Siouxsie & The Banshees Tribute band and if you’ve yet to see them perform, you’re in for a real treat!
This is a unique opportunity from a master magician to learn to perform amazing tricks and entertain your family over Christmas!
Four of Scotland's leading jazz musicians invite you to enjoy serious musicianship, fun, frolics and irreverence at their Playtime Christmas Party on 17th December at Pathhead Village Hall.
Join us in the atmospheric third floor Minister’s Chamber at Gladstone's Land for a hot drink and a Victorian sweet treats before listening to Dickens’ famous ghost story.
Forth Children’s Theatre is back. Join us for a celebration of the return to theatre at our special show, REJOIN, REWIND, RESTART’ at Edinburgh Tabernacle on 17th & 18th December!
Join us at The Studio Edinburgh for a magical, musical rollercoaster of a Christmas dinner party like no other!
Join Octavoce, the award winning acappella group, for an hour of Christmas classics to Christmas crackers in the atmospheric setting of St Vincent's Chapel on Saturday 18th December!
Raise The Bar Glasgow are bringing their Christmas Cocktail Masterclasses to Bonnie & Wild's beautiful Tryst Bar over the weekend of 18th and 19th December!
The Scottish Chamber Choir returns to live performance under direction of Iain McLarty with a Christmas concert of beautiful a cappella music in Greenbank Parish Church Edinburgh.
Join us at Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club on Saturday 18th December for a fun-filled night of festive cocktails and canapes with friends!
Enjoy a sparkling evening of Christmas music from the Whitburn Band, one of Europe’s premier brass bands!
On their final tour after 25 years of recreating baroque music on period instruments, the Bach Players perform Bach’s masterpiece A Musical Offering and music by his friend Buxtehude.
Always the highlight of the season, make not one but 2 stunning natural wreaths to decorate your home using Lauriston Castle greenery and a host of beautiful embellishments.
Headlock Vintage is holding a vintage clothing sale at St Columba's by the Castle on Saturday 28th December.
Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.
Join Buddhist nun, Gen Kelsang Wangmo, as she guides you through meditations and gives practical advice to overcome loneliness in daily life.
Join us in the Georgian House's festively decorated Drawing Room for a hot drink and a Victorian sweet treats before listening to Dickens’ famous ghost story.
Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings the Not Quite As Grumpy As Last Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!
In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Join him for an inspiring evening at the Usher Hall!
Step into the tranquility of St Cuthbert's, and enjoy an evening of beautiful music and readings with The Seven Hills Chorus and Strathclyde Harmonia on Saturday 18th December!
Glasgow band Voodoos play The Mash House on 18th December! It's their biggest headline show in the capital so far!
The first Leith Witch Market will open at Leith Arches on the 18th of December and will present a whole host of local artists, makers and magickal practitioners.
Stewart Brewing are putting on a free Christmas Cinema for you and your family to come and enjoy at their Brewery Bar and Pizza Kitchen on the 19th of December.
Join us on Sunday, 19th December at Moxy Hotel Fountainbridge for a fantastic indoor rooftop screening of Billy Wilder's romantic comedy 'The Apartment, part of Cinescapes new CineNights series!
Join us online for a special Christmas Tour at Lauriston Castle specifically designed for visually impaired visitors.
Join Margaret Findlay as you gather natural greenery to make 2 giant wreaths for you home!
Come along to Bannermans Bar on 19th December for a blistering set of MUSE classics from Absolution MUSE Tribute UK!
Enjoy a special showing of the festive classic, The Snowman, on a large screen, accompanied by the RSNO at the Usher Hall!
Kick start the festive period when Peter Gill's Swingin' Christmas Evening returns once again to the Howden Park Centre to put us all firmly in the right mood!
Relax and experience a heart-warming festive concert to immerse yourself into the Christmas spirit as the SNJO performs a feast of swinging jazz on 19th December!
The MGA Academy of Performing Arts is delighted to present the return of their annual festive showcase, A Christmas Wish!
With school holidays breaking up a week before Santa arrives, and with many parents still working, AccessEA at The Edinburgh Academy has the perfect way to keep your children entertained!
Join Ron, Ferg and Claire as they take you on a great big Christmas cracker of an adventure (for Little People!) in Macastory’s Panto: Jack And The Beanstalk.
The celebrations are starting 5 days early this year so come join in AccessEA's daily fun workshops, from Monday 20th until Wednesday 22nd December, suitable for children in P1 - P6!
Phil Cunningham returns to The Queen's Hall with his extremely popular annual Christmas Songbook on 20th & 21st December!
The BIG SHOW at Monkey Barrel Comedy is back with Christmas and New Year Specials. Don't miss it if you are in Edinburgh!
Join ComputerXplorers SEScotland LIVE on Monday 20th December and create your own Santa’s Grotto in Minecraft!
Isle of Lewis singer-songwriter Colin Macleod is on tour in December with a date at The Caves on Sunday 19th!