City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Food & Drink

The Cake and Bake Show Edinburgh

Put down your mixing bowls, whisks and rolling pins as The Cake & Bake Show, in association with NEFF, comes to Scotland for the first time from 30 October – 1 November.

Nourish your taste buds as well as your soul at the new Edinburgh Food Festival!

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A brand new summer food festival is set to take place in Edinburgh, showcasing the very best of Scotland’s food and drink alongside a line-up of music, entertainment and talks.

21st Edinburgh Mela Programme Announced


The full programme for the 21st Edinburgh Mela launched today, offering its usual enticing mix of world music, dance, interactive craft sessions and a smorgasbord o

Foodies Festival

The main Foodies Festival (there is also a Christmas Foodies Festival) returns to Edinburgh Inverleith Park at festival time for its 10th anniversary.

Birra Moretti Gran Tour

Italian food just got even more exciting as the Birra Moretti Gran Tour comes to Edinburgh for the first time for a summer of great food, beer and company.

Early Bird ticket offer for Edinburgh's Mela

Edinburgh Mela is launching an Early Bird ticket which goes on sale 10am on Monday 8th June and is available until noon on Friday 28th August.

Spokes Bike Breakfast

Bicycle at City Chambers quad

The SPOKES bike breakfast is one of the highlights of Edinburgh Festival of Cycling - a chance to meet fellow cyclists over a cooked breakfast and a hot drink: just turn up at the quadrangle at the City Chambers on the High Street on your bike and receive your free breakfast provided by City of Edinburgh Council.

Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

Boats at Portsoy

‘Seas’ the day at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Traditional Boat Festival 2015 in Portsoy, Aberdeenshire on the north east coast of Scotland.

Gardening Scotland

Garden Scotland designer garden

The major Scottish showcase for gardening and outdoors lifestyles returns as we enter the Summer months. Gardening Scotland brings together experts, designers, and exhibitors to help people to grow their own, from sewing seeds to nurturing your plants, to picking your produce at the optimum time.

Pop-up Restaurant Business Caters To Home Diners

Starters served up in a scrap of brown paper, gorse from Arthur's Seat diffused into a mid-course nectar and the creamiest ice-lolly for dessert.

This quirky, pop-up feast from the brilliance of Kith and Kin, the recently formed duo Polly Higginson and Aimie Brown, who met whilst working at Edinburgh’s Gardener’s Cottage, brings all the art and surprise of a nature table to your plate and your doorstep.