City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Winter Festivals

Real Scottish Christmas Fair

Scottish Fair

The Real Scottish Christmas Fair will bring together Scottish makers, designers & traders from across Scotland.

Norwegian Carol Concert

Following on from Edinburgh's Christmas Light Night on the Mound, St Giles is the scene of this festive Christmas Carol Service marking Scotland&r

Free Entry to Edinburgh Castle For St Andrew's Day

Edinburgh Skyline in winter

Edinburgh Castle is among 40 of Scotland’s castles and other historic attractions which will be giving away free tickets over the weekend of Saturday 1st

Edinburgh's Christmas

Big wheel on Princes Street

Christmas, or Xmas for non-believers, used to be a quiet period in Edinburgh. It's less so now, although (Edinburgh's Hogmanay aside) it's still not quite as mad as the hurlyburly of the Edinburgh Festival in August.

Burnsfest at Storytelling Centre proves Scotland's Bard is accessible to all!

Edinburgh’s Royal Mile is the obvious place to start for a taste of Burns and the Scottish Storytelling Centre, right in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, doesn’t disappoint.

Edinburgh Welcomes In 2012 "In Style"

Loony Dook crowd

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party was being called "a major success" by organisers the City of Edinburgh Council and Unique Event

Baltic Renaissance - A Concert by Candlelight

A favourite event of the winter season, the Scottish Ensemble’s annual concert by candlelight comes to the beautiful surroundings of Greyfriars Kirk, giving Edinburgh audiences the chance to

Sick Kids Friends Foundation Carols for Christmas

Join us for some festive fun at the Sick Kids Carol Service at the historic Church of St. Cuthbert’s.

Edinburgh Pantomimes and Christmas Shows 2011

The Kings Cinderella 2011

It can't be nearly christmas already? Oh, yes it is! previews this year's pantomime and Christmas shows (reviews of all the main Christmas shows coming later).

St Andrew's Day Celebrations & Finale

Edinburgh Castle in Autumn

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh's foremost paid visitor attraction, opens its doors for free as part of the annual St Andrews Day celebrations.