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.
Edinburgh comes to life this August as the summer festivals descend on the Capital. Five of Edinburgh's biggest festivals, including the Edinburgh International Festival, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Edinburgh Art Festival, Edinburgh International Book Festival and of course the Edinburgh Festival Fringe are all happening this month.
Lots of great events are expected to come to Edinburgh as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, including Dynamic Earth's famous Dome Nights, and the Royal Society of Edinburgh's Curious series which includes a jam-packed programme of free and fascinating talks, exhibitions and workshops.
This is Edinburgh: Your guide to what's on in Edinburgh
Uncover the mysteries of the deep this summer at Dynamic Earth.
The UK's biggest festival of visual art comes to Edinburgh.
The Sky is the Limit for the 2019 Edinburgh Tattoo.
Audiences and artists from all over the world come together for Edinburgh's annual celebration of culture.
Find Your Fringe this August.
Step into a world of 360° at Dynamic Earth's ShowDome Cinema.
Feed your mind this August at the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Charlotte Square Gardens welcomes back the Edinburgh Book Festival this August.
Discover the next big thing at Waverley Mall with the Youth Radio Network.
Enjoy a culinary journey around France with renowned Chef Tom Kitchin.
Discover highlights of the museum’s 19th and early 20th century collections from west and central Africa.
Explore the choices and challenges faced by parents at the Museum of Childhood.
Explore the origins of the defining images of Scotland at this fascinating exhibition at National Museum of Scotland.
Step back in time and explore over a hundred years of footwear in this free exhibition.
They’d kill for a body like yours!
Enjoy the thrill of the ride as hundreds of riders from across Scotland come together to commemorate a tradition dating back to 1579.
The smash hit musical returns to Edinburgh Playhouse.
Get ready to explore...
A fascinating exhibition exploring the enduring artistic bond between Scotland and Italy.
A must for coffee lovers.
Enjoy a week of sipping and sampling some of the city's best cocktails.
'Beyond Words' is the theme of this year's Scottish International Storytelling Festival.
Enjoy the amazing atmosphere, German beer, food and music at Edinburgh Oktoberfest.
Try over 140 types of cheese at the Royal Highland Centre.
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.
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.
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.