Discover what's on in Edinburgh this month.
From dazzling musical shows and breath-taking festivals to fascinating exhibitions and bustling markets, there is always lots to do in Edinburgh. Browse through our list of events below and plan your weekend, week, or month ahead.
Due to Covid-19 and the country-wide lockdown, many events and festivals have been cancelled over the coming months. However, some events have created online alternatives so you can still enjoy them from the comfort of your own home.
If you have already purchased tickets for 2020 events that have been cancelled then please visit the event organiser's website directly where you will find more information.
As restrictions begin to lift, some events later in the year have adapted in line with Government guidelines to create a safe environement as possible for attendees (please see a few of these events below).
This is Edinburgh: Your guide to what's on in Edinburgh
The Ghost Lights will incorporate a series of artistic interventions across the city throughout the month of August, letting the world know that the spark of the Festival still burns bright.
The Edinburgh International Book Festival returns online from 15 - 31 August with events for both adults and children.
The Edinburgh International Festival will present a series of 15 great Queen’s Hall concerts from the International Festival archives, in association with BBC Radio 3 from Monday 10 - Friday 28 August 2020.
Utilita Live from the Drive-In is coming to Edinburgh at the Royal Highland Centre from Satruday 1 - Friday 28 August 2020.