City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh


Ear Candy Music Festival

Ear Candy Festival is a grassroots music festival for Edinburgh’s up and coming bands in the Traverse Bar Café.

Cockenzie and Port Seton Guy Fawkes Fireworks

Community fireworks display, one of many Bonfire Night events, on Links Road, Port Seton.

Haddington Torchlight Procession and Fireworks

Edinburgh's huge torchlight procession doesn't take place until the second last night of the year, but as part of its Bonfire

Edinburgh Remembers Absent Friends in Festival

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Now in its fifth year, To Absent Friends is part of a Scotland-wide festival of storytelling and remembrance, where organisations come together to remember loved ones who have died.

Saturday Night Fever, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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If you love the Bee Gees and you’ve got some boogie shoes, then you’ll love Saturday Night Fever, the groovy jukebox musical led by dazzling Richard Winsor as Tony Manero (John Travolta, if

Fame (2018), King’s Theatre, Review

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A revival for its 30th anniversary since busting out its legwarmers is only right to celebrate the show that tries to recreate the passionate heartbreak of wanting Fame.

Currie Guy Fawkes Night Fireworks

Annual fireworks display held in Currie, organised by the Currie, Balerno and District Round Table (CBDRT).

The fireworks commence at 7.15pm and will once again be provided by Pyromancers.

Breakfast with Santa and party away at Srambles soft play

Join Santa for a Christmas breakfast at Scrambles soft play at EICA:Ratho, before he retires to his office to check the ‘Naughty and Nice’ list. Children will enjoy a breakfast of cereal, yoghurt, a sausage in a mini roll, a piece of fruit, a Christmas cookie and a carton of juice, while the adults will have a choice of tea or coffee served with a bacon roll.

The hearty breakfast will be followed by good old-fashioned party games, including the Hokey Cokey; Christmas Corners; Musical Statues; and the elves’ favourite game, Pass the Parcel. Before they leave, the children will visit Santa to receive a gift.

Tumbles soft play Christmas party with Santa

Get set to show off your best dance moves at the Tumbles soft play Christmas disco and party, with arts and crafts, face painting and a buffet bag. Santa will be visiting and there’ll be gifts for all good boys and girls.