City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh


Edinburgh Film Festival Announces 15 Free, Outdoor Films

Thor: Ragnarok

The Edinburgh International Film Festival will be returning with three days of free, classic and recent big-budget movies this June.

Film Fest in the City

Launched in 2011, Film Fest in the City brings 3 days of free, outdoor screenings to an outdoor cinema in St Andrew Square garden.

The Edinburgh Singers: Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius

The Edinburgh Singers' season finale is a performance of Elgar's epic "The Dream of Gerontius", widely regarded as his finest choral work.

Edinburgh Riding of the Marches

Riding of the Marches

The Edinburgh Riding of the Marches is a traditional event that sees around 300 horseback riders riding en masse from the outskirts of Edinburgh to the High Street in the city centre. There are limited spaces for riders, but spectators can watch the procession of equestrians as they ride up the High Street from Holyrood House to the Mercat Cross, between 3.30pm-3.55pm. There are bands at the High Street from 2pm.

Northern Streams 2018 - festival of Nordic and Scottish music, song & dance

A unique festival of Nordic and Scottish music, song and dance based in Edinburgh – celebrates its 15th anniversary this month and we’ve got some very special guests.

Footloose (2018), King's Theatre, Review

Once again, the Bohemian Light Opera take to the King's stage with another triumph.

Great British Dog Walk

Great British Dog Walk walkers

Ensemble, charity dog walking event organised by national charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf People.

Edinburgh International Festival 2018 Bursting With Youth

Fergus Linehan

A free, outdoor show by Scots electronic and acoustic composer Anna Meredith (see video below) and laser and light artists 59 Productions will launch this year’s 2018

Summerhall to host its first ever festival event outwith the Fringe in June 2018

This June, Summerhall, in association with Nothing Ever Happens Here…, Synergy Concerts, National Museums Scotland, and Edinburgh International Film Festival, will hold Southern Exposure Summ

Kendal Mountain Festival comes to Edinburgh

For the first time, Kendal Mountain Festival brings its Tour to Edinburgh with a night at Assembly Roxy on Wednesday 18th April 2018.