Events within 2 miles of EH4 1EZ

2,045 events within 2 miles

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Magners' Summer Nights

The second annual Magners-sponsored festival features a series of live music gigs in Glasgow and Edinburgh open-air venues. The lineup features Roddy Frame, Glasvegas, James, The Flaming Lips, The Waterboys, Echo & the Bunnymen, King Creosote, Joan Armatrading and Ben Folds with yMusic.

Ross Theatre Bandstand, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Wed 26 Aug

£32.50–£40

  • 18:30

Thu 27 Aug

£32.50–£40

  • 18:30

Fri 28 Aug

£32.50–£40

  • 18:30

52 Shades of Maggie

The sequel to 51 Shades of Maggie follows Maggie Muff and her pal Sally-Ann as they try to organise a party in the pub. Will things go as planned? What do you think?

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Sun 3 May

£21 / 0844 871 3014

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

  • 21:00

Sat 8 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

  • 19:30
  • 22:30

Mon 10 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

  • 21:00
…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Electric Circus, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Sun 21 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Dark Side of the Mime

Takomo An audacious, dark and dirty romp that will have Marcel Marceau turning in his grave. Its raunchy humour will take you by surprise. Actor and mime artist Marc Gassot is joined by his accompanist Karl Sinkkonen, to bring you this multi award-winning late night physical show. Are you bold enough to enter the Dark…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh (1.5 miles)

Wed 5 Aug

Central

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Central

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Central

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 30 Aug back to top

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Tue 20 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 21 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 22 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

…and 15 more dates until 8 Nov

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Sat 6 Jun

£24–£25 / 0844 871 3014

Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Sat 11 Jul

£14.50–£18.50 / 0131 529 6000

The Correspondents

Eccentric experimental duo, MC Mr Bruce and DJ/producer Mr Chuckles, mixing vintage sounds, electro, swing and drum & bass.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh (1.1 miles)

Fri 22 May

£5 earlybird; £8 in advance; £10 on the door / 0131 558 8844

The Trouble DJs provide support. Part of Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door Festival.

  • 19:00

The Venetian Twins

Tony Cownie's new version of Carlo Goldoni's timeless comedy tells the story of two estranged twins, Zanetto and Tonino. Though they look alike, as people they couldn't be more different. When the arrive in the same town on the same day, things start to get a little confusing.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

  • 19:30

Mon 27 Apr

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

  • 19:30

Tue 28 Apr

£15–£29 evening (concession from £10; matinee £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

…and 14 more dates until 16 May back to top

Tradfest

A festival inspired by the traditional arts of Scotland. Expect music, song, story, dance and craft to coincide with the seasonal rites of Beltane and May Day given a contemporary spin. The 2015 line-up features Malinky, The Tannahill Weavers, Nuala Kennedy, Southern Tenant Folk Union, Rozi Plain, The Shee, Dean Owens…

Various venues: Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Wed 29 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 9579

Thu 30 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 9579

Fri 1 May

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 9579

…and 9 more dates until 10 May

ARTIST ROOMS: Roy Lichtenstein

A three-room display of the work of Roy Lichtenstein (1923–1997), the man who made Ben-Day dots into his signature style. This display brings together for the first time works by the wittiest of the pop artists.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh (0.4 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 257 more dates until 10 Jan 2016

Eleni Kalorkoti

Work by Edinburgh-born illustrator whose work has appeared in the New York Times and publications by the V&A and Random House.

Hula Juice Bar and Gallery, Edinburgh (1.1 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0131 220 1121

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0131 220 1121

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 220 1121

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 8 more dates until 6 May

One Day in May Book Festival

Book festival from the charity Scottish Love in Action, featuring appearances from Jeremy Strong, Alasdair Gray, Alexander McCall Smith and more.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Sat 30 May

£6–£10

  • 10:30 – 22:00

Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh (1.8 miles)

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 25 Jul

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 4 more dates until 28 Nov back to top

Stewart Bryden: Something Manly

First solo exhibition from Scottish photographer.

The Brotique, Edinburgh (0.7 miles)

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0131 623 7770

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 623 7770

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 623 7770

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 9 more dates until 9 May

Bad Boy Pub Quiz

The Bad Boy Pub Quiz: an evening of fun and frolics, musical statues, pass the pineapple, and the chance to win 'hunners' of money. Loads of great prizes to be won, and plenty of crap ones too!

Cargo, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 659 7880

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Wed 6 May

Free / 0131 659 7880

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Wed 13 May

Free / 0131 659 7880

  • 18:00 – 20:00
…and 33 more dates until 30 Dec

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6802

  • 22:00 – 00:00

Tue 5 May

Free / 0131 622 6802

  • 22:00 – 00:00

Tue 12 May

Free / 0131 622 6802

  • 22:00 – 00:00
…and 33 more dates until 29 Dec

The Edinburgh Salon

A social event bringing together people and food, where guests can enjoy a three-course meal and wine with a side of mingling.

Venue TBC, Edinburgh (1.5 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

£25

Please note: The location of the Edinburgh Salon will only be disclosed to those who have booked a place.

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sun 31 May

£25

Please note: The location of the Edinburgh Salon will only be disclosed to those who have booked a place.

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sun 28 Jun

£25

Please note: The location of the Edinburgh Salon will only be disclosed to those who have booked a place.

  • 17:00 – 20:00
…and 5 more dates until 29 Nov

Roy Chubby Brown

Blue comedy from man branded 'too rude for television'. Never mind the comedy, that patchwork jacket is hardly fit for public consumption.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Thu 4 Jun

£22 / 0844 871 3014

RSA New Contemporaries 2015

The RSA's annual show of work by 72 graduates from the 2014 degree shows in art schools around the country, one of the art calendar's most important showcases for emerging talent.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

£4 (£2) / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 27 Apr

£4 (£2) / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 28 Apr

£4 (£2) / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 10 more dates until 8 May back to top

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Fri 1 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 8 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 15 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 60 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

We've Only Just Begun: The Carpenters

Relive the magic of one of the greatest female voices in pop music history as Toni Lee becomes Karen Carpenter and sings over 22 hits.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Wed 10 Jun

£19–£23 / 0844 871 3014

The Whighams Jazz Club

All singers and instrumentalists are welcome at this jazz jam with a different host every week and a stellar trio.

Whighams Wine Cellars, Edinburgh (0.6 miles)

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0131 225 8674

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 225 8674

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sun 10 May

Free / 0131 225 8674

  • 20:00 – 23:00
…and 33 more dates until 27 Dec

All the Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club

A relaxed life drawing club with music and a bar to aid the flow of inspiration.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Tue 28 Apr

£5 / 0131 247 4704

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Tue 5 May

£5 / 0131 247 4704

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Tue 12 May

£5 / 0131 247 4704

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 32 more dates until 22 Dec

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

  • Directed by: Marianne Elliott
  • Written by: Simon Stephens (adapt)

Simon Stephens's adaptation of the darkly humorous book by Mark Haddon presented by National Theatre.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre (1.4 miles)

Mon 27 Apr

Over-11s only

£17–£33 / 0131 529 6000

Tue 28 Apr

Over-11s only

£17–£33 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 29 Apr

Over-11s only

£17–£33 / 0131 529 6000

…and 9 more dates until 9 May back to top