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Ceilidh Culture With Traditional Live Music in Edinburgh

Ceilidh Culture With Traditional Live Music in Edinburgh Ceilidh culture is popular in Edinburgh, so we’re regularly asked “where can we find live traditional music for ceilidh dance in Edinburgh?” if you want to dance too then it’s worth checking … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year Edinburgh 2020 Guide – Events and Accommodation

Chinese New Year 2020 Edinburgh Guide – Events and Accommodation 2020 marks a special year between Scottish and Chinese Culture because the Lunar Chinese New Year and Robert Burns Night both fall on the same date – 25th January 2020 … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day in Edinburgh

Romantic things to do for Valentine’s Day in Edinburgh Plan to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Edinburgh? How about getting some inspiration for romantic Valentine’s Day gifts and experiences to share with your beloved? Look no further as we have you … Continue reading

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Golf in Edinburgh

The genesis of golf Among Edinburgh’s many claims to fame is its status as the site of the earliest recorded rules of golf, at Leith Links. Here, on what was possibly Britain’s first public green, gentlemen once played “gowff” for … Continue reading

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What’s on in Edinburgh: July

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival (5, 6 & 18-27 July) The UK’s largest and longest-running Jazz & Blues festival returns for its 36th year, with international musicians gathering for over 140 gigs across 13 venues. The preliminary weekend will see a Carnival … Continue reading

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What’s on in Edinburgh: June Part 1 (events beginning up until the 14th)

To give you a heads-up on all that’s happening in Edinburgh, we’re commencing a new blog series outlining the main events occurring in the city each month. June’s busy schedule has a predominant film focus, but there’s a lot more … 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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EDINDOCS

August may be over but that doesnt mean the end for the festivals in Edinburgh, EDINDOCS is a long weekend documentary film festival starting towards the end of October. http://www.facebook.com/edindocs/ http://www.edindocs.com/

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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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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 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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Survival of the Fittest

16th October 2011 Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest is a unique sporting event taking place in Edinburgh this October, involving a tough run through the city with a number of obstacles to overcome. Perhaps not for the faint-hearted, but … Continue reading

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Scottish International Storytelling Festival

21-30th October 2011 A celebration of traditional and contemporary storytelling, the Scottish International Storytelling Festival has a similar feel to Edinburgh’s famous festivals which take place in August. It welcomes participants from all over the world and includes storytelling performances, … Continue reading

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Samhuinn Festival

31st October 2011 The Samhuinn Festival, presented by Edinburgh’s Beltane Fire Society, is a modern version of a traditional folk play to mark the end of summer. It takes the form of a medieval procession that snakes its way down … Continue reading

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