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.
This month prepare to be dazzled as Edinburgh Castle becomes the Castle of Light, get involved in the 23rd Edinburgh Independent Radical Book Fair, and don’t miss Edinburgh's Christmas a spectacular, six-week season of festive entertainment in the heart of the city centre.
This is Edinburgh: Your guide to what's on in Edinburgh
Prepare to be dazzled this festive season at Edinburgh Castle.
Get involved in Edinburgh's alternative book festival at the Assembly Roxy.
Edinburgh's famous Christmas celebrations are back for 2019.
Discover a magical, botanical, illuminated trail this Christmas.
A fascinating exhibition exploring the enduring artistic bond between Scotland and Italy.
They’d kill for a body like yours!
Get in the festive spirit with lots going on in Edinburgh for the Christmas season.
Celebrate the oldest inter-district rugby series in the world at BT Murrayfield on Saturday 28 December at the second leg of the 1872 Cup!
Join this global revolution in the city where it all started.
A glittering tale this Christmas at the Festival Theatre.
Bring in the New Year with Edinburgh's world-famous Hogmanay celebrations.
Find out more about Scotland's role in identifying and treating tropical diseases.
Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi award-winning musical is a unique theatrical experience that you will remember forever.
Let's celebrate Chinese New Year together in Edinburgh.
Celebrate Scottish culture from Burns to now in venues across Edinburgh city centre.
An irreverent all-female adaptation of Jane Austen’s unrivalled literary classic.
Scotland’s cheekiest spiky-haired scamp comes to Edinburgh.
Meet the most feared and revered of all dinosaurs in this cutting-edge exhibition.
Edinburgh will be looking to perform a repeat of their victorious season opener over Cardiff Blues when the Welsh side visit BT Murrayfield on Friday 28 February 2020.
The Assembly Rooms hosts a festival dedicated to health, fitness and wellbeing.
The wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to tell their story at the Festival Theatre.
Wrap up warm and cheer on the home team as Scotland tackle their opponents at Murrayfield.
Masks, capes and costumes at the ready!
2020 marks the 700th anniversary of the Declaration of Arbroath, one of Scotland's most important historical artefacts.
Susan Boyle has announced she is heading back out on tour for the first time in four years with a spectacular new show, ‘The TEN Tour’.
Wee Dub Festival presents their biggest line-up yet, from roots and culture through to proper dub, dancehall, grime and pure party vibes.
Scotland’s biggest motorcycle show returns, with all the latest models, major manufacturers, and breathtaking live action.
One of the largest science festivals in Europe returns to Edinburgh for 2020.
Cult favourites descend on the EICC for a weekend of heroic proportions.
Celebrate the first signs of summer with a blazing mix of fire, drumming, dance, and acrobatics.
Whether you’re a seasoned connoisseur or completely new to the spirit, there’s something to please all palates. So grab a ticket and immerse yourself in the wonderful world of gin!
Kilomathon 2020, taking place on Sunday 5th April, offers three unique race distances and is the perfect way to kick-start the running season.