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Royal Mile Storytelling

This classy second-floor apartment, accessed via a communal stairwell, is situated beside The Scottish Storytelling Centre, the first purpose-built building for live storytelling in the world, on Edinburgh’s famous Royal Mile. It therefore offers easy access to the Old Town’s … Continue reading

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Edible Garden

Find out some extra uses for that patch of grass you have at home or the empty window box on your windowsill at the Edinburgh Botanic Garden this weekend. Edible Garden at the Edinburgh Botanical Gardens

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Edinburgh Colleges’ Festival

Te first ever Edinburgh Colleges’ Festival, the largest student-led Further Education event in the UK. The Festival will demonstrate the imaginative and exciting work of students and also celebrate their academic achievements over the past year. This has been organised … Continue reading

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Leith Festival

http://www.leithfestival.com/

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Edinburgh International Tango Festival

http://eitf.org.uk/

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Edinburgh Whisky Stramash

http://www.thewhiskystramash.com/

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Gardening Scotland 2012

http://www.gardeningscotland.com/

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Puppet Animation Festival

The Puppet Animation Festival provides children and their families some excellent quality time to explore the magical worlds that can be found through a little imagination. It is also the perfect time for parents to find a little peace and … Continue reading

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Ceilidh Culture

The annual festival of traditional music and the arts which takes place through out the city at a variety of venues. More than 30 organisations come together to put on foot-stomping ceilidhs, late night concerts, folk clubs, storytelling and workshops … Continue reading

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edLighten

The edLighten project celebrates the literary heritage of Edinburgh through the use of dynamic projection mapping over various Historical sights. Many famous quotes from the Scottish Enlightenment will be made visible to all More info: http://www.cityofliterature.com

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The Beltane Festival

An ancient fire festival in celebration of the arrival of spring held in Edinburgh on top of Carlton hill. www.beltane.org/

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Edinburgh International Fringe Festival

Edinburgh International Fringe Festival

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Edinburgh International Book Festival

Edinburgh International Book Festival

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Edinburgh Film Festival

Edinburgh Film Festival

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

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Royal Highland Show

The Royal Highland Show returns once more to the Ingliston showground for the 19th to 22nd June 2014. For more information and to book tickets check out the Royal Highland Show website.

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The Scottish Salsa Congress

The Scottish Salsa Congress returns to Edinburgh once more, now in it’s 4th year. Available and recommended for all dancers from those with beginner 2 left feet through to the most experienced. Get on down and check it out. www.scottishsalsacongress.co.uk

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Six Nations: Scotland v France

The Six Nations are on and its Scotland v France More info: www.rbs6nations.com

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Burns Night

On the 25th of January we celebrate the Birthday of our Scottish Poet Robert Burns with a Burns Supper. The day is traditionally celebrated with a burns supper. The Supper itself is an institution of Scottish Life – a night to … Continue reading

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Six Nations: Scotland v England

The Six Nations are on and its Scotland v England More info: www.rbs6nations.com

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Torchlight Procession

For those that can’t wait for the New Year festivities I recommend joining the torchlight procession up Carlton hill for the fire festival’s burning of a Viking longboat and fireworks as we burn up the last year and start afresh … Continue reading

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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

Tickets are now on sale for Hogmanay and selling fast so come and enjoy Edinburgh at New Year. Its a great time to be in the city, join in on the Torchlight Procession, sing in the candlelight at St Giles, … Continue reading

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