City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh


Edinburgh's Hogmanay: Torchlight Procession

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As in previous years, the 2018 Torchlight Procession opens the annual Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations with around 8,000 torchbearers creating a "river of fire" down the Royal Mile. The previous year saw around 30,000 people come out for the event.

King’s Panto Casting Update

The King’s Theatre Edinburgh today announces that Andy Gray will no longer be appearing in this year’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast, on medical grounds.

Dovecot Studios celebrates Scottish Department Stores in Photography

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To celebrate their exhibition LIBERTY Art Fabrics & Fashion, Dovecot Studios has teamed up with Historic Environment Scotland and the SCRAN and Canmore online archives to bring together an ex

MagicFest Christmas Special: The Miracle of Christmas Future

The MagicFest Christmas show is back at the Traverse theatre from 27th to 30th December!

Bonfire Night

Fireworks scatter with blue and yellow tracers

Other countries go crazy at Halloween. In Britain, not just Edinburgh, Bonfire Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Night, is marked with fiery celebrations across the land.

Hopetoun Fireworks & Bonfire Night

The palatial estate home in West Lothian hosts a spectacular annual Bonfire Night fireworks displays.

SLA Fireworks Display

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Scottish Love in Action (SLA), the charity helping destitute children in India, hosts three "tartantastic" Guy Fawkes fireworks extravaganzas on Friday 2nd and Sunda

Edinburgh Armistice 100 Procession and Service of Commemoration

Exactly one hundred years will have passed today since the end of the First World War, a conflict that devastated a generation.

Remembrance Sunday

Poppies

Remembrance Day, also known as Armistice Day or Poppy Day, commemorates the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war.

Armistice Day

Armistice Day, also known as Remembrance Day, or Poppy Day, commemorates the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war.