Official Guide to Edinburgh
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What's on in Edinburgh

Discover what's on in Edinburgh this month.

From dazzling musical shows and breath-taking festivals to fascinating exhibitions and bustling markets, and there is always lots to do in Edinburgh. Browse through our list of events below and plan your weekend, week, or month ahead. 

November 2017 Highlights

Remember remember the 5th November... the iconic Meadowbanks firework display returns for the final time before the stadium's big refurb - so catch this fantastic Edinburgh tradition while you can. 

You can also discover the freshest filmmaking talent as Edinburgh Short Film Festival continues until the 10th November, and explore the cultural and religious diversity of Scotland's capital as Our Story opens at the Museum of Edinburgh. 

Towards the end of the month, the city goes all festive with lots of Christmas events happening in Edinburgh. Edinburgh's Christmas begins on 17th November, and don't miss Light Night on Sunday 19th November, as the community celebrates the official Christmas light switch on. Grab some cruelty-free Christmas gifts at the Ethical Winterfest, and experience the magical illuminated trail at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh with Christmas at the Botanics

This is Edinburgh: Your guide to what's on in Edinburgh