Events in Renfrewshire in August 2022

View all the upcoming events in Renfrewshire during August 2022 below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 1st January 2022 - 31st December 2022
Various Locations Renfrewshire

Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
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Barshaw Junior Parkrun

Barshaw Junior Parkrun

Selected dates between 2nd January 2022 - 18th December 2022

Barshaw Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Barshaw Park, Paisley!
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Battery Park Junior Parkrun

Battery Park Junior Parkrun

Selected dates between 2nd January 2022 - 18th December 2022

Battery Park Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Battery Park, Greenock!
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Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Selected dates between 6th January 2022 - 24th December 2022
Various Locations Renfrewshire

Active Communities run a series of weekly, recreational jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire... if you want to get fit, have fun and make some new friends then they want to hear from you!
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80s & 90s Nostalgia Boogie

80s & 90s Nostalgia Boogie

Selected dates between 28th January 2022 - 6th August 2022

Relive some of the biggest hits from the 80s & 90s with the Glynhill Hotel's resident DJ, who will have you on the dance floor from start to finish!
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Kilmacolm Farmers Market

Kilmacolm Farmers Market

Selected dates between 5th February 2022 - 3rd December 2022
Kilmacolm

Kilmacolm Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday each month in the Village Square, featuring a great selection of local Scottish produce!
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Paisley Farmers Market

Paisley Farmers Market

Selected dates between 12th February 2022 - 10th December 2022

Ayrshire Farmers Markets hold a market in Paisley Town Centre on the second and last Saturdays of each month!
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Renfrew Market

Renfrew Market

Selected dates between 13th February 2022 - 11th December 2022

Renfrew Market runs on the 2nd Sunday of each month from 10am until 4pm in Robertson Park showcasing fresh produce, artisan crafts, unique gifts and street food from local businesses!
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The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market

The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market

Selected dates between 19th February 2022 - 17th December 2022
Bishopton

The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market is held at Bishopton Train Station Car Park on the third Saturday of each month!
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Erskine Riverside Market

Erskine Riverside Market

Selected dates between 27th February 2022 - 27th November 2022

You'll find range of fresh produce, unique gifts & street food and more at Erskine Riverside Market on the last Sunday of each month!
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Sma’ Shot Cottages

Sma’ Shot Cottages

Selected dates between 1st April 2022 - 30th September 2022

The Sma' Shot Cottages are a major attraction in the Renfrewshire area, providing visitors with an insight into two distinct periods of Paisley's weaving history!
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The Crafters Roadshow - Braehead

The Crafters Roadshow - Braehead

Selected dates between 28th April 2022 - 9th October 2022

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers when The Crafters Roadshow comes to Braehead Shopping Centre!
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Free Face Painting at XSite Braehead

Free Face Painting at XSite Braehead

Selected dates between 30th April 2022 - 27th November 2022

XSite Braehead, Scotland's leading indoor entertainment destination, is hosting a free in-house face painting event on the last weekend of every month this year!
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Kilmacolm Farm Tours

Kilmacolm Farm Tours

1st May 2022 - 30th September 2022

Experience a fantastic farm animal safari from a purpose built 14 seater all weather trailer where you can enjoy the panoramic 360 degree views of this working farm in Kilmacolm!
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Paisley Indoor Bowling Club - Wappenshaw

Paisley Indoor Bowling Club - Wappenshaw

Selected dates between 3rd May 2022 - 11th August 2022

Paisley Indoor Bowling Club will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays during the summer months with their Wappenshaw bowling sessions!
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Dancing Through the Decades

Dancing Through the Decades

Selected dates between 4th June 2022 - 28th October 2022

Dance the night away with The Glynhill Hotel's resident DJ, who will take you on a journey through the decades!
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Thursday Night Men’s Group

Thursday Night Men’s Group

Selected dates between 9th June 2022 - 8th December 2022

Get out the house and get some fresh air at the Thursday Night Men's Group in Broadloan Community Gardens, Renfrew.
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Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition

21st June 2022 - 14th August 2022

This unique exhibition invites you to step into the universe of the greatest masterpieces of Michelangelo, seen from a totally new perspective!
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BRICKLIVE Fantasy Kingdom

BRICKLIVE Fantasy Kingdom

25th June 2022 - 14th August 2022
Paisley

Have a great family day out in Paisley this summer with BRICKLIVE's Fantasy Kingdom running from Saturday 25th June until Sunday 14th August!
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Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge

Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge

25th June 2022 - 20th August 2022
Various Locations Renfrewshire

Children are invited to sign up to Gadgeteers, the Summer Reading Challenge 2022, produced by the Reading Agency and delivered by Renfrewshire Libraries!
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PACE Summer Fest!

PACE Summer Fest!

29th June 2022 - 14th August 2022

Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present their Summer Fest for 2022!
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Birds of Castle Semple Loch

Birds of Castle Semple Loch

Selected dates between 2nd July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Castle Semple Loch is home to a broad diversity of birdlife during the summer, join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided bird walk and learn all about the different species in residence!
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Basketballpaisley Summer Camps

Basketballpaisley Summer Camps

11th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Basketballpaisley will be running Basketball Summer Camps at Decathlon Braehead's Courts during the holidays!
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Disco Boogie Night

Disco Boogie Night

Selected dates between 16th July 2022 - 18th November 2022

Dance the night away to the top hits of the decades with our sensational resident DJ at the Glynhill Hotel!
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Wildflower Walk

Wildflower Walk

Selected dates between 16th July 2022 - 6th August 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided wildflower identification walk around Castle Semple Country Park and learn about the broad diversity of wildflowers that can be seen along the lochshore!
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Bishopton Women’s Rugby - Come and Try!

Bishopton Women’s Rugby - Come and Try!

1st August 2022

If you fancy trying something new or getting involved with a different team of fantastic woman, why not give Bish a Bash and come along to one of Bishopton Ladies rugby training sessions?
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Cycle Arts Festival Renfrewshire

Cycle Arts Festival Renfrewshire

1st August 2022 - 7th August 2022
Various Locations Renfrewshire

Cycle Arts Festival Renfrewshire is a series of innovative artworks, events and performances for all ages that can be experienced along the cycle track between Paisley and Lochwinnoch!
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Death By Chocolate! Murder Mystery Online

Death By Chocolate! Murder Mystery Online

1st August 2022 - 31st August 2022
Online Event

Join Spirit Of Glasgow for this interactive online Murder Mystery drama, set in Victorian Glasgow - a true story of a love affair gone wrong!
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Fantastic Dinosaur Hunt - Self-led Activity For Families

Fantastic Dinosaur Hunt - Self-led Activity For Families

1st August 2022 - 31st August 2022

Explore the woodland trails at RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve this Summer on this family-friendly Dinosaur Hunt!
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Irvine Welsh’s PORNO

Irvine Welsh’s PORNO

1st August 2022

The stage adaptation of Irvine Welsh's PORNO is coming to Beacon Arts Centre before heading to the Edinburgh Fringe, 15 years after TRAINSPOTTING, what has become of Renton, Sickboy, Begbie & Spud?
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Summer Football Camp

Summer Football Camp

1st August 2022 - 5th August 2022

Join Elite Level 121 Football Coaching at Pro Fives Paisley for their Summer Football Camp for ages 7 to 19!
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Family Fun Tuesdays

Family Fun Tuesdays

Selected dates between 2nd August 2022 - 9th August 2022

For the next few Tuesdays, Ingliston is the place to be for families. As well as burning off lots of energy in our fabulous playpark, the kids can get involved in some great outdoor activities!
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Summer Kids: Pond Dipping & Mini Beasts

Summer Kids: Pond Dipping & Mini Beasts

3rd August 2022

Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 3rd August they'll be pond dipping and learning all about invertebrates!
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History Cafe Session: Paisley Abbey & its Archaeology

History Cafe Session: Paisley Abbey & its Archaeology

4th August 2022

Join the Urban Historian for their History Cafe Session focussing on the archaeology of Paisley Abbey, both the buildings and the amazing Abbey Drain.
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Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!

Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!

4th August 2022

Join the very lovable but slightly hapless Polar Bears at Johnstone Town Hall as they set off on their holiday adventures... what could go wrong?
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Des McLean presents The Gleniffer Comedy Club

Des McLean presents The Gleniffer Comedy Club

5th August 2022

Join Des McLean and friends for a night of unrivalled comedy, curry and a huge party featuring headline act Susie McCabe!
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The Best Bad Influence

The Best Bad Influence

5th August 2022

Don't miss The Best Bad Influence live and free at The Bungalow Paisley on Friday 5th August!
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All Day Rock Festival

All Day Rock Festival

6th August 2022

Join The Bungalow Paisley for their All Day Rock Festival on Saturday 6th August featuring Heavy Traffic Status Quo, Drty Luv, Canyon, Shardlake and The Dead Flowers!
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Coloursfest

Coloursfest

6th August 2022

Coloursfest returns on Saturday 6th August with its biggest ever show, taking over Braehead Arena and Waterfront for an 11 hour extravaganza!
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EVOLVE ‘Strong Women of Seedhill’ Banner Launch

EVOLVE ‘Strong Women of Seedhill’ Banner Launch

6th August 2022

Come and celebrate the launch of the 'Strong Women of Seedhill' heritage banner at this special exhibition event at Mile End Mill, Paisley on August 6th!
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Hidden Paisley Heritage Walk

Hidden Paisley Heritage Walk

6th August 2022

Discover hidden or lost Paisley with the Urban Historian exploring the immediate town centre of Paisley in a circular walk beginning and ending at Paisley Abbey.
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IKEA Summer Fest

IKEA Summer Fest

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Summer is a time for coming together and having as much fun as you can! So make sure to pop by IKEA's very own Summer Fest with many great activities in-store for all!
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Northern Soul for Teenage Cancer Trust - The Signatures

Northern Soul for Teenage Cancer Trust - The Signatures

6th August 2022

Enjoy an evening of Northern Soul with The Signatures at RocknRollas Paisley on 6th August with all profits raised from the event going to Teenage Cancer Trust!
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The Counterfeit Sixties Show - CANCELLED

The Counterfeit Sixties Show - CANCELLED

6th August 2022

Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain's No. 1 tribute show brings the magic of the sixties to RocknRollas Paisley with their tribute to over thirty bands of that era!
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The Doors Of Perception - CANCELLED

The Doors Of Perception - CANCELLED

6th August 2022

True Faith Promotions presents Doors Tribute Band The Doors of Perception live at The Bungalow on Saturday 6th August!
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Courageous Kids Holiday Club

Courageous Kids Holiday Club

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Courageous Kids Holiday Club returns to Life Church Paisley with lots of games, dance, food, stories and crafts and more for primary children!
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Green Yoga Classes

Green Yoga Classes

8th August 2022

Join Green Yoga for their new block of classes on Monday evenings in Bishops Court, Paisley.
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Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

9th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

This Disney classic at Beacon Arts Centre is one for all the family to enjoy! Join Ariel and her friends under the sea for an unforgettable adventure!
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Get Help With Your Energy Bills

Get Help With Your Energy Bills

9th August 2022

Live in Johnstone? Worried about your energy bills? The Home Energy Scotland advice team are here to help, join them for their drop-in event at Johnstone Town Hall on August 9th.
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Summer Kids: Feed the Birds

Summer Kids: Feed the Birds

10th August 2022

Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 10th August they'll be feeding and learning about the birds at Castle Semple Loch!
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Heroes of the Bible Holiday Club

Heroes of the Bible Holiday Club

11th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Kilnside Evangelical Church are hosting a 'Heroes of the Bible' holiday club for primary age children between the 11th and 13th August!
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Drop In: Practical Conservation (Rhododendron)

Drop In: Practical Conservation (Rhododendron)

12th August 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers and volunteers to help control the spread of Himalayan Balsam on the Castle Semple lochshore.
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SPACE

SPACE

12th August 2022

Absolute Brit-Pop legends SPACE will play the Bungalow Paisley on Friday 12th August!
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Drop In: Propagating Seeds (Wildflowers)

Drop In: Propagating Seeds (Wildflowers)

13th August 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel Rangers for a free drop in session for all ages where they'll be propogating wildflowers in their polytunnels!
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Ferguslie Park Gala Day

Ferguslie Park Gala Day

13th August 2022

Join the rest of the community on Saturday 13th August to enjoy Ferguslie Park's longest standing tradition... the annual Gala Day!
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Life Church Summer Fair

Life Church Summer Fair

13th August 2022

Join Life Church Paisley on Saturday 13th August for their annual Summer Fair featuring bouncy castle, kids' tattoos, sand art, nail bar, treasure hunt and entertainment!
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Scotland On Tour: Eabhal

Scotland On Tour: Eabhal

13th August 2022

As part of Scotland on Tour, up-and-coming folk group Eabhal will perform live at Lochwinnoch Golf Club on Saturday 13th August!
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Summer Butterfly Walk

Summer Butterfly Walk

13th August 2022

Can you tell the difference between a peacock butterfly and a small tortoishell? Why not join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for this guided butterfly walk at Castle Semple!
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The M65’s With Special Guests Shout

The M65’s With Special Guests Shout

13th August 2022

Don't miss Glasgow Mod band The M65's live at The Bungalow Paisley on Saturday 13th August with special guests Shout!
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Glasgow Clan OSC Family Fun Day

Glasgow Clan OSC Family Fun Day

14th August 2022

Get ready for the new season by joining the Glasgow Clan Official Supporters Club for their Family Fun Day on Sun 14th August, there's something for everyone!
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The Connected and Caring Carnival

The Connected and Caring Carnival

14th August 2022

Join Connected and Caring Renfrewshire for a day of music and fun when they host The Connected and Caring Carnival at St Mirren FC's SMiSA Stadium on 14th August!
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SME Engagement Event - Help to Grow: Management

SME Engagement Event - Help to Grow: Management

17th August 2022

Ready to take your business to the next level? Come along to the UWS Centre for Continuing Professional Development's SME Engagement event to explore the Help to Grow: Management Programme.
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Argentine Tango Beginners Course

Argentine Tango Beginners Course

19th August 2022

Paisley Tango have a six week Argentine Tango course for beginners starting on August 19th, ideal for complete novices or anyone with a little experience of the Tango!
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Big Country

Big Country

19th August 2022

Big Country will perform classic hits including Harvest Home, Fields of Fire, In A Big Country, Chance, Wonderland plus many more when they play RocknRollas in August!
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Guided Bat Walk

Guided Bat Walk

19th August 2022

Head along to RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve on Friday 19th August and explore the fascinating world of bats with Clyde Bat Group!
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Psychic Evening with World Renowned Psychic Medium June Field

Psychic Evening with World Renowned Psychic Medium June Field

19th August 2022

Enjoy an evening with World Renowned Psychic Medium June Field at The Albany in Greenock on Friday 19th August.
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The Comedy of Errors

The Comedy of Errors

19th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Citizens Theatre presents The Comedy of Errors, Shakespeare's riotous tale of mistaken identity and reunited families at Beacon Arts Centre!
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Elvis: Paul Thorpe

Elvis: Paul Thorpe

20th August 2022

Don't miss Elvis tribute artist Paul Thorpe live with his full band at RocknRollas Paisley on Saturday 20th August!
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Family Fun Day and BBQ

Family Fun Day and BBQ

20th August 2022

Come along for a great family afternoon at the annual Renfrew Christian Fellowship community fun day and BBQ on Saturday 20th August!
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Film & Comic Con Glasgow

Film & Comic Con Glasgow

20th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

The Film & Comic Con Glasgow returns to Braehead Arena on the weekend of the 20th & 21st of August!
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Lochwinnoch Heritage Walk

Lochwinnoch Heritage Walk

20th August 2022

Join The Urban Historian and discover the history of village of Lochwinnoch including the textile industry and along with its ecclesiastical remains.
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St. Vincent’s Hospice Glasswalk

St. Vincent’s Hospice Glasswalk

20th August 2022

Have a SMASHING time supporting St Vincent's Hospice by taking part in their all new glasswalk event at The Spateston Inn, Johnstone on Saturday 20th August!
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True Order

True Order

20th August 2022

True Order emulate the sound and attitude of New Order to ensure a great night of classic deep cuts and sing along anthems! Catch them when they return to The Bungalow Paisley in August!
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Clydeside Cruisers Car Rally

Clydeside Cruisers Car Rally

21st August 2022

Don't miss the annual Clydeside Cruisers Car Rally being held at Lochbarr Services, Lochwinnoch on Sunday 21st August!
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Guided Tour: Muirshiel Country Park

Guided Tour: Muirshiel Country Park

21st August 2022

Join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided historical tour of Muirshiel Country Park on Sunday 21st August!
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Paisley 10k Road Race and Fun Run

Paisley 10k Road Race and Fun Run

21st August 2022

Time to look out your running shoes and get in training for the 2022 Paisley 10k Road Race and Fun Run when it returns on Sunday 21st August!
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The Unravelling Wilburys

The Unravelling Wilburys

21st August 2022

Don't miss a fabulous night out for lovers of great music when The Unravelling Wilburys come to The Bungalow Paisley on 21st August!
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Art Off The Square

Art Off The Square

25th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Annual art show, Art Off The Square at Kilbarchan Parish Church promises another excellent exhibition of artwork, sculpture and jewellery!
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Louise Dodds Quartet

Louise Dodds Quartet

25th August 2022

A much loved and highly respected figure on the UK jazz scene, don't miss Scottish jazz vocalist Louise Dodds live at Beacon Arts Centre on 25th August!
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Talk: Castlehead Graveyard & Peter Burnett (Black Peter)

Talk: Castlehead Graveyard & Peter Burnett (Black Peter)

25th August 2022

Join the Urban Historian at Paisley St George's Church for a talk exploring the history of the graveyard of the West Relief Church, laterly known as Castlehead Church and Peter Burnett.
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Big Art Show

Big Art Show

26th August 2022 - 26th November 2022

Big Art Show, Paisley is a major exhibition project by Outspoken Arts Scotland and a volunteer team of professional visual artists working across the West of Scotland.
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Anchor Mills Heritage Walk

Anchor Mills Heritage Walk

27th August 2022
Paisley

Explore the heritage of the site of the former Anchor Mills of J & J Clark, later part of the Coats Group, on this heritage walk with The Urban Historian!
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The M65’s With Special Guests Bits & Pieces

The M65’s With Special Guests Bits & Pieces

27th August 2022

Don't miss Glasgow Mod band The M65's live at The Bungalow Paisley on Saturday 27th August with special guests Bits & Pieces!
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UB40 Tribute - One In Ten

UB40 Tribute - One In Ten

27th August 2022

Don't miss the return of Scotland's UB40 Tribute Band, One In Ten, to The Bungalow Paisley on Saturday 27th August!
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Singing For Health And Well-being - New Term

Singing For Health And Well-being - New Term

Selected dates between 30th August 2022 - 2nd September 2022

The new term of Singing For Health And Well-being at Kilmacolm Community Centre will begin on Tuesday 30th August and Friday 2nd September.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

 
Rouken Glen Junior Parkrun

Rouken Glen Junior Parkrun

Selected dates between 2nd January 2022 - 18th December 2022

Rouken Glen Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Rouken Glen Park!

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East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

17th January 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
Tuesday Friendship Club

Tuesday Friendship Club

Selected dates between 19th January 2022 - 21st December 2022

The Tuesday Friendship Club is a weekly night for adults with learning disabilities and additional support needs held at St John's Hall, Barrhead on Wednesdays!

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Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Selected dates between 2nd February 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Every week, trained Macmillan volunteers offer a friendly listening ear to anyone affected by cancer, including those with a cancer diagnosis, as well as family and friends.

Find out about Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in on What's On East Renfrewshire
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

Selected dates between 8th February 2022 - 29th November 2022

Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets on Tuesday mornings at 10am at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre!

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Muddy Monsters Club

Muddy Monsters Club

Selected dates between 10th March 2022 - 8th December 2022

Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!

Find out about Muddy Monsters Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

Selected dates between 12th March 2022 - 8th October 2022

The Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market is your local indoor arts & crafts market held on the second Saturday of every month between March and October, with a festive weekend edition in November!

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Women Together Afternoon

Women Together Afternoon

Selected dates between 27th April 2022 - 30th November 2022

Get to know other women in a relaxed atmosphere at the Women Together Afternoon in St Andrews Community Hall, Barrhead!

Find out about Women Together Afternoon on What's On East Renfrewshire
Live Music

Live Music

Selected dates between 28th May 2022 - 17th December 2022

Stamperland Community Social Club have live music every Saturday night from 8.30pm, with bands playing everything from the sixties right through to today!

Find out about Live Music on What's On East Renfrewshire
MACS Summer Holiday Club

MACS Summer Holiday Club

29th June 2022 - 16th August 2022

If you're looking for quality, nurturing childcare where children can enjoy a fun, energetic and enjoyable experience then look no further than MACS Summer Holiday Club!

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East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps

4th July 2022 - 5th August 2022

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure are running their popular All-Stars camps 5 days a week throughout the Summer Holidays!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Kids Summer Golf Camps

Kids Summer Golf Camps

4th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Join Mearns Castle Golf Academy throughout the summer for their Kids Summer Golf Camps covering all aspects of golf including putting, chipping, pitching, irons and driving!

Find out about Kids Summer Golf Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Off Grid Summer Camp

Off Grid Summer Camp

Selected dates between 4th July 2022 - 4th August 2022

Looking for something different for your kids during the Summer Holidays? Off Grid Kids are running their outdoor camps for primary school children!

Find out about Off Grid Summer Camp on What's On East Renfrewshire
Summer Kids and Teens Art Classes

Summer Kids and Teens Art Classes

5th July 2022 - 5th August 2022

The Wee Art Studio in Clarkston are running a variety of classes for kids and teens over the summer holidays!

Find out about Summer Kids and Teens Art Classes on What's On East Renfrewshire
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Selected dates between 6th July 2022 - 10th August 2022

The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2022 and booking are now being taken!

Find out about Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
Dalmeny Ladies Day

Dalmeny Ladies Day

Selected dates between 17th July 2022 - 6th November 2022

Join Dalmeny Park House Hotel for the ultimate day out! Gather the girl squad and get ready to have an amazing time!

Find out about Dalmeny Ladies Day on What's On East Renfrewshire
Core Glow Dru Yoga

Core Glow Dru Yoga

Selected dates between 25th July 2022 - 19th December 2022

Core Glow are running weekly Dru Yoga classes, suitable for the absolute beginner and the experienced yogi alike on Mondays at Mearns Kirk Hall.

Find out about Core Glow Dru Yoga on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Coffee and Chat For Retirees

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Coffee and Chat For Retirees

Selected dates between 25th July 2022 - 19th December 2022

Are you retired and fancy a couple of hours out of the house? Join The Market Place at The Avenue for their weekly Coffee & Chat group!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Coffee and Chat For Retirees on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

Selected dates between 25th July 2022 - 19th December 2022

Bring along your own project or be inspired to start something new at The Market Place Newton Mearns' Crochet Group!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Type 2 Diabetes Peer Group

The Market Place Barrhead: Type 2 Diabetes Peer Group

Selected dates between 26th July 2022 - 20th December 2022

Choose Kindness is inviting local people living with Type 2 Diabetes to a weekly peer group at The Market Place in Barrhead.

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Type 2 Diabetes Peer Group on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Gardening Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Gardening Group

Selected dates between 26th July 2022 - 20th December 2022

Are you interested in gardening? Join the The Market Place in Newton Mearns for their weekly Chat & Plant group!

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The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat

Selected dates between 26th July 2022 - 21st December 2022

Do you knit, crochet or stitch or would you like to learn how? Come along to The Market Place Newton Mearns on a Tuesday or Wednesday for their Knit ‘n’ Chat group!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat on What's On East Renfrewshire
Cathcart Cemetery Summer Tour Programme

Cathcart Cemetery Summer Tour Programme

Selected dates between 27th July 2022 - 24th August 2022

Join the Friends of Cathcart Cemetery for a tour of this magnificent late Victorian Garden Cemetery in the Southside of Glasgow!

Find out about Cathcart Cemetery Summer Tour Programme on What's On East Renfrewshire
Core Glow Meditation - Wellness

Core Glow Meditation - Wellness

Selected dates between 27th July 2022 - 21st December 2022

Core Glow's Wellness is a weekly wellbeing class, a gathering for fun, relaxation and soul nourishment!

Find out about Core Glow Meditation - Wellness on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Chat

The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Chat

Selected dates between 27th July 2022 - 21st December 2022

Do you knit, crochet or stitch or would you like to learn how? The Market Place Barrhead welcome people of all abilities to join them for their weekly Knit'n' Chat group!

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The Market Place Newton Mearns: Bridge Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Bridge Group

Selected dates between 27th July 2022 - 21st December 2022

Sit back, relax and have a fun afternoon at The Market Place Newton Mearns' weekly Bridge Group!

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The Market Place Newton Mearns: Computer Assistance

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Computer Assistance

Selected dates between 27th July 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Need a hand with a computer, laptop, tablet or even a smartphone? Pop into the Market Place Newton Mearns for their weekly Computer Assistance sessions!

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Core Glow Dru Yoga

Core Glow Dru Yoga

Selected dates between 28th July 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Core Glow are running weekly Dru Yoga classes, suitable for the absolute beginner and the experienced yogi alike on Thursdays at Newton Mearns Parish Church.

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The Market Place Barrhead: Adult Cardmaking & Craft Group

The Market Place Barrhead: Adult Cardmaking & Craft Group

Selected dates between 28th July 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Are you interested in creating card designs or crafting? Come along to the Market Place in Barrhead for their weekly Cardmaking & Craft Group!

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An Evening With Chris Brookmyre

An Evening With Chris Brookmyre

3rd August 2022

Best-selling crime writer Christopher Brookmyre returns to The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns to discuss his latest book, The Cliff House.

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Decoupage Workshop by Bonnie Belle Creations

Decoupage Workshop by Bonnie Belle Creations

Selected dates between 3rd August 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Learn how to transform a plain glass/slate/stone/wood item into something beautiful and unique on this Decoupage Workshop by Bonnie Belle Creations!

Find out about Decoupage Workshop by Bonnie Belle Creations on What's On East Renfrewshire
Primary One Meet Ups

Primary One Meet Ups

3rd August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Sportykids Softplay is hosting informal meet ups for new P1 pupils and their grown ups, they're a great chance for children to meet and play before the new term begins!

Find out about Primary One Meet Ups on What's On East Renfrewshire
Crafty Carving II - CANCELLED

Crafty Carving II - CANCELLED

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August as they return with their popular wood carving workshop!

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Try Bowls

Try Bowls

6th August 2022

Always fancied trying bowls? Join Giffnock Bowling Club on Saturday 6th August for one of their popular Try Bowls sessions!

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Westlife Live At Wembley Stadium

Westlife Live At Wembley Stadium

6th August 2022

The UK's biggest-selling album group of the 21st century, Westlife will be broadcasting their first ever show from Wembley Stadium, live to Eastwood Park Theatre on Saturday 6th August!

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Wizardly Cupcakes

Wizardly Cupcakes

6th August 2022

Calling all witches and wizards! Grab your magic wands and hop on the Hogwarts Express to Totnosh's Harry Potter themed cupcake making class!

Find out about Wizardly Cupcakes on What's On East Renfrewshire
Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Keep the kids amused by registering them for the annual Summer Holiday Club at Maxwell Mearns Castle Church!

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Orchardhill Summer Week Goes to the Movies

Orchardhill Summer Week Goes to the Movies

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Orchardhill Church's Summer Club for primary children takes a trip to the movies - with songs, crafts and games relating to some of our favourite films!

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Summer Yoga Hub

Summer Yoga Hub

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Kids can spend a yogatastic fun-filled couple of hours with Audrey and Lucie at The Moon Rooms' Summer Yoga Hub!

Find out about Summer Yoga Hub on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Card Making Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Card Making Group

Selected dates between 8th August 2022 - 19th December 2022

Are you interested in creating card designs or crafting? Come along to the Market Place in Newton Mearns for their weekly Card Making Group!

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Auchenback Active Limited Community Safety Family Fun Day

Auchenback Active Limited Community Safety Family Fun Day

11th August 2022

Auchenback Active are holding their fantastic annual Community Safety Event on Thursday 11th August at Auchenback Resource Centre, Barrhead!

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Foodies Festival Glasgow

Foodies Festival Glasgow

12th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Foodies Festival, the UK's biggest celebration of food, drink and music is coming to Rouken Glen Park in August!

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Summer Sunset Yoga - CANCELLED

Summer Sunset Yoga - CANCELLED

12th August 2022

Join Yoga By Gillian at Whitelee Windfarm on 12th August for this Summer Sunset Yoga session!

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Eastwood Allotments Site Open Day

Eastwood Allotments Site Open Day

13th August 2022

Eastwood Nursery Allotments are inviting everyone to come along to their open day on Saturday 13th August, explore the site, and take a look at all the fruit, veg and flowers grown this sunny season!

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Whitecraigs Rugby Club Beer Festival

Whitecraigs Rugby Club Beer Festival

13th August 2022

Beer lovers in the Mearns, rejoice! The Whitecraigs Rugby Club Beer Festival returns this summer on Saturday 13th August!

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Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

19th August 2022

Eddi Reader will be touring Scotland later this year as she celebrates her 40th year on stage, don't miss her perform at Eastwood Park Theatre on 19th August!

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The Marriage of Figaro - Opera Bohemia

The Marriage of Figaro - Opera Bohemia

20th August 2022

Scotland's professional touring opera company Opera Bohemia returns to Eastwood Park Theatre with Mozart's sublime comedy, The Marriage of Figaro!

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Kids At The Castle Golf Coaching

Kids At The Castle Golf Coaching

22nd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Mearns Castle Golf Academy run their Kids At The Castle coaching courses all year round on both weekdays and weekends, their next block of classes will begin from Monday 22nd August!

Find out about Kids At The Castle Golf Coaching on What's On East Renfrewshire
Children’s Classical Ballet Classes - New Term

Children’s Classical Ballet Classes - New Term

24th August 2022

Lesley Dutch School of Dance have a new term of Classical Ballet Classes for ages 5+ starting on 24th August at Giffnock Tennis Club!

Find out about Children’s Classical Ballet Classes - New Term on What's On East Renfrewshire
Women In Rock

Women In Rock

24th August 2022

Women In Rock are guaranteed to get you on your feet, so grab your tickets for the show at Eastwood Park Theatre and let’s get ready to sing, dance, and ROCK!

Find out about Women In Rock on What's On East Renfrewshire
Cinema Screening: Andre Rieu - Happy Days Are Here Again

Cinema Screening: Andre Rieu - Happy Days Are Here Again

27th August 2022

After 2 long years, maestro André Rieu is performing from his hometown of Maastricht once again! Catch a special screening of the concert at Eastwood Park Theatre on 27th August!

Find out about Cinema Screening: Andre Rieu - Happy Days Are Here Again on What's On East Renfrewshire
Giffnock Beer Festival

Giffnock Beer Festival

27th August 2022

The annual Giffnock Beer Festival returns for a seventh outing to GHA Rugby Club on Saturday 27th August!

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Robert T Leonard as Tom Jones

Robert T Leonard as Tom Jones

27th August 2022

Don't miss Robert T Leonard as Tom Jones at Giffnock North AAC on Saturday 27th August!

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SaReGa Concert

SaReGa Concert

28th August 2022

Don't miss a performance of Sufi songs, Ghazals, Folk and Indian Classical music at Eastwood Park Theatre, Giffnock on Sunday 28th August!

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Whitelee Windfarm Family Fun Day

Whitelee Windfarm Family Fun Day

28th August 2022

Head to Whitelee Windfarm on Sunday 28th August for a family fun day packed with activities, entertainment and yummy street food!

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Adult Beginners Group Golf Coaching

Adult Beginners Group Golf Coaching

Selected dates between 29th August 2022 - 2nd September 2022

Mearns Castle Golf Academy are running introductory programmes of six one hour group coaching lessons aimed at complete beginners.

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Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

 
SLIC - Thursdays

SLIC - Thursdays

21st January 2021 - 8th September 2022

Get groovy with a mellow blend of Classic Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and chart at Subway Cowgate.

Find out about SLIC - Thursdays on What's On Edinburgh
Cab-arette Showtour

Cab-arette Showtour

1st October 2021 - 31st December 2022

A unique comedy musical Showtour in a taxi. Be driven around Edinburgh, whilst entertained by Lola and her variety of characters!

Find out about Cab-arette Showtour on What's On Edinburgh
Support The Makers Market

Support The Makers Market

Selected dates between 3rd October 2021 - 4th December 2022

Enjoy an incredible selection of beautiful handmade local artisan products and support the incredibly talented Makers.

Find out about Support The Makers Market on What's On Edinburgh
Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback

Selected dates between 19th October 2021 - 6th September 2022

Edinburgh's weekly throwback clubnight at Subway Cowgate brings you the hits of 80’s, 90’s, 00’s.

Find out about Tamagotchi Tuesdays - 80’s, 90’s, 00’s throwback on What's On Edinburgh
Fit Fridays

Fit Fridays

22nd October 2021 - 2nd September 2022

It's Fit Fridays, every Friday at Subway Cowgate with DJ Josh Scott!

Find out about Fit Fridays on What's On Edinburgh
Cityscape Photography Class

Cityscape Photography Class

1st November 2021 - 31st December 2022

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!

Find out about Cityscape Photography Class on What's On Edinburgh
Escape the Past: The Anatomist

Escape the Past: The Anatomist

1st November 2021 - 31st December 2022

Descend into a world of grave robbery, mystery and malpractice as you embark on a thrilling adventure into Edinburgh’s dark past.

Find out about Escape the Past: The Anatomist on What's On Edinburgh
The Secret Domes at Cask

The Secret Domes at Cask

20th November 2021 - 31st December 2022

Cask are thrilled to present our beautiful Secret Domes, which boast some of the best views in Edinburgh from a spectacular vantage point on the rooftop of Waverley station.

Find out about The Secret Domes at Cask on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

1st December 2021 - 1st December 2022

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh Old Town for your Personal PhotoShoot Experience! It's perfect for couples, families and solo travelers alike.

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Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

1st January 2022 - 31st December 2022

Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

XO at Subway Cowgate

XO at Subway Cowgate

5th January 2022 - 28th September 2022

Keep your mid-week chill with a mellow blend of Commercial, House and R&B at Subway Cowgate!

Find out about XO at Subway Cowgate on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

Selected dates between 8th January 2022 - 24th December 2022

Experience Edinburgh's original and award winning Farmers' Market at Castle Terrace every Saturday from 9am - 2pm!

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Grassmarket Market

Grassmarket Market

Selected dates between 8th January 2022 - 24th December 2022

Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement with the arrival of the weekly market, home to art, crafts, jewellery, gifts, not to mention amazing locally made food!

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Leith Market

Leith Market

Selected dates between 8th January 2022 - 24th December 2022

The weekly Leith Market has it all - fresh meats, fish, bread, veggies, fruits, cheeses, home bakes, olives, jams, chutneys, oils, smokehouse products and lots more!

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Stockbridge Market

Stockbridge Market

Selected dates between 9th January 2022 - 18th December 2022

The weekly Stockbridge Market is a foodie heaven featuring creative crafts, original artwork, superb street food. Eat, meet, greet or treat - there is something for everyone!

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Switch to Manual Photography Workshop

Switch to Manual Photography Workshop

10th January 2022 - 31st December 2022

Switch to Manual is an introductory workshop for camera users who tend to leave their camera set to Automatic modes and don’t unleash the full creativity that a DSLR or Bridge camera can deliver.

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Edinburgh Car Boot Sale Market

Edinburgh Car Boot Sale Market

Selected dates between 15th January 2022 - 31st December 2022

Come and join us at Edinburgh Car Boot Sale Market for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!

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Spirits of the World

Spirits of the World

Selected dates between 22nd January 2022 - 26th November 2022

Book now and travel the world using just your tastebuds in this interactive tasting experience at Summerhall Drinks Lab!

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Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Selected dates between 28th January 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!

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Rum & Doughnuts

Rum & Doughnuts

Selected dates between 28th January 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Book your tickets now and spend your evening sipping on delcious Rum's paired perfectly with artisan doughnuts at Summerhall Drinks Lab!

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1:1 Printing Session

1:1 Printing Session

29th January 2022 - 17th December 2022

These 1 to 1 screen-printing supervised session with Eliza, are available every 1st Saturday of each month (or other suitable time upon prior availability discussion) in her Edinburgh studio.

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Hopetoun Explorers

Hopetoun Explorers

1st February 2022 - 11th December 2022

This is an exciting outdoor based club for 7-12 year olds with a keen interest in nature and the outdoors, whatever the weather.

Find out about Hopetoun Explorers on What's On Edinburgh
Hopetoun Junior Rangers

Hopetoun Junior Rangers

1st February 2022 - 11th December 2022

Hopetoun Junior Rangers is a fun, monthly outdoors club for 11-18 year olds with an interest in nature and the countryside.

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Ocean Terminal Market

Ocean Terminal Market

Selected dates between 5th February 2022 - 30th October 2022

Ocean Terminal Market is a fantastic and fun weekend market has a great range of arts, crafts, food and drinks!

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Portobello Local Market

Portobello Local Market

Selected dates between 5th February 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Portobello Local Market is a much loved monthly event for truly local food, drink and crafts, held in Brighton Park!

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Edinburgh Dungeon Lates - 18+

Edinburgh Dungeon Lates - 18+

Selected dates between 18th February 2022 - 16th December 2022

It's darker, it's scarier... It's Dungeon Lates! That’s right, The Edinburgh Dungeon will be opening into the darker hours of the night to bring back its infamous adults-only Lates shows!

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Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

Selected dates between 26th February 2022 - 30th October 2022

Join Surgeons' Hall Museums on their 5* weekend walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town and hear tales of old Edinburgh, disease, dissection and curious methods of treatment!

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

1st March 2022 - 31st August 2022

Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route.

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West Linton Market

West Linton Market

Selected dates between 5th March 2022 - 3rd December 2022

A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month, showcasing artisan foods, produce and crafts!

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Transmission Meditation - 2022 Introductory Workshop

Transmission Meditation - 2022 Introductory Workshop

Selected dates between 8th March 2022 - 20th November 2022

Transmission Meditation is a simple group meditation providing both a dynamic service to the world and powerful personal spiritual development.

Find out about Transmission Meditation - 2022 Introductory Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Print your own Pampering Kit

Print your own Pampering Kit

Selected dates between 12th March 2022 - 13th August 2022

Create a custom-designed, unique pampering kit made with your own two hands at this workshop run by Moody Monday!

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Colour - An Online Exhibition by Jill Ashforth 2022

Colour - An Online Exhibition by Jill Ashforth 2022

14th March 2022 - 31st December 2022

This online exhibition consists of 20 abstract paintings inspired by a special garden - bluets, redets, and yellowets, plus 6 video poems which follow the seasons at The Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh.

Find out about Colour - An Online Exhibition by Jill Ashforth 2022 on What's On Edinburgh
FULL MOON with Transmission Meditation 2022

FULL MOON with Transmission Meditation 2022

Selected dates between 18th March 2022 - 8th December 2022

Join Share International Scotland for a powerful group meditation and work of planetary service at the time of the full moon each month!

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Cinescapes presents CineNights | Some Like it Hot

Cinescapes presents CineNights | Some Like it Hot

20th March 2022 - 20th March 2023

CineNights by Cinescapes is excited to bring some shenanigans to the roof with our March 'Some Like it Hot' screening on 20th March at Rooftop 51 at Moxy Edinburgh Fountainbridge.

Find out about Cinescapes presents CineNights | Some Like it Hot on What's On Edinburgh
Dancing Queen Brunch

Dancing Queen Brunch

Selected dates between 27th March 2022 - 20th November 2022

Join The Liquor & Brunch Squad in Revolutions, Chambers Street for Edinburgh's exclusive Dancing Queen Brunch!

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Masterpieces Family Trail

Masterpieces Family Trail

28th March 2022 - 25th September 2022

Explore the Masterpieces from Buckingham Palace exhibition with the help of a fun family trail at The Palace of Holyroodhouse.

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Monday Masterpieces: Weekly short talks

Monday Masterpieces: Weekly short talks

28th March 2022 - 19th September 2022

Make Monday mornings marvellous and join curators, wardens and learning specialists for weekly short talks exploring some of the greatest treasures of the Royal Collection!

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Dinosaurs!

Dinosaurs!

1st April 2022 - 31st March 2024

Immerse yourself in our walk-through exhibition included in your Edinburgh Zoo ticket and see prehistoric beasts come to life around you!

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Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

Selected dates between 2nd April 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Find out about Arthur’s Secrets on What's On Edinburgh
Arthur’s Adventure

Arthur’s Adventure

Selected dates between 9th April 2022 - 10th September 2022

Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Find out about Arthur’s Adventure on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean

Selected dates between 14th April 2022 - 8th September 2022

Come and visit Humbie Dean, a two-acre ornamental and woodland garden sandwiched between two burns at 600 feet with interest throughout a long season!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: A Blackbird Sings

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: A Blackbird Sings

Selected dates between 16th April 2022 - 17th September 2022

This long garden in a corner site of Glassel Park Estate is planted mostly by plant type with water features and an unheated conservatory contains cacti and insectivorous plants.

Transform Through Transitions

Transform Through Transitions

18th April 2022 - 31st December 2022

Transform Through Transitions delivers online independent living skills and self-care workshops for people in Link’s Private Sector Leasing (PSL) properties over the age of 16 in Edinburgh.

Find out about Transform Through Transitions on What's On Edinburgh
Hopetoun Grounds Walk

Hopetoun Grounds Walk

Selected dates between 23rd April 2022 - 17th September 2022

Enjoy this Ranger-led walk at Hopetoun House will guide you through the nature and history of Hopetoun’s designed landscape.

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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 101 Greenbank Crescent

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 101 Greenbank Crescent

23rd April 2022 - 28th October 2022

101 Greenbank Crescent hides a fascinating garden on a steeply sloped site, with views over Braidburn Valley Park to the Pentland hills.

Take The High Road

Take The High Road

Selected dates between 23rd April 2022 - 20th August 2022

Join a Ranger on a guided walk around Holyrood Park's High Road. Enjoy spectacular views and hear fascinating tales from Holyrood's past!

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Festival Village: Waverley

Festival Village: Waverley

1st May 2022 - 30th September 2022

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to the rooftop at Waverley Mall once again this Summer!

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Edinburgh ‘Open House’ Ceilidhs

Edinburgh ‘Open House’ Ceilidhs

Selected dates between 6th May 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Join Canongate Cadjers for their monthly Ceilidh held in the Royal British Legion Hall! If you love to dance or want to learn this event is for you.

Find out about Edinburgh ‘Open House’ Ceilidhs on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Longwood

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Longwood

Selected dates between 12th May 2022 - 11th August 2022

Visit Longwood, an extensive, long-established country garden at 800 feet, undergoing renewal. There are ducks and hens, stream and ponds as well as areas of wild garden.

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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Stobshiel House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Stobshiel House

Selected dates between 12th May 2022 - 11th August 2022

A large, formal lily pond now forms the focal point in front of the house. There is a large pond, another lily pond and a woodland garden with a burn running through.

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National Treasure: The Scottish Modern Arts Association

National Treasure: The Scottish Modern Arts Association

21st May 2022 - 16th October 2022

This major two-floor exhibition at City Art Centre celebrates Scottish art at the dawn of modernism.

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BOGO(L)F Wednesdays

BOGO(L)F Wednesdays

Selected dates between 25th May 2022 - 28th September 2022

Fore Play Crazy Golf is buzzing to introduce BOGO(L)F Wednesdays in Edinburgh... an exclusive package that includes buy one get one free on all golf and 50% off selected cocktails!

Find out about BOGO(L)F Wednesdays on What's On Edinburgh
Annette Krauss ‘A Matter of Precedents’

Annette Krauss ‘A Matter of Precedents’

1st June 2022 - 4th September 2022

Artist, educator, and writer Annette Krauss has been working with Collective over several years on A Matter of Precedents, a research project exploring the ‘common good’.

Find out about Annette Krauss ‘A Matter of Precedents’ on What's On Edinburgh
Will Maclean: Points of Departure

Will Maclean: Points of Departure

4th June 2022 - 2nd October 2022

The exhibition on Will Maclean, one of the outstanding artists of his generation, promises to be a rich visual feast for anyone with an interest in Scottish art and history.

Find out about Will Maclean: Points of Departure on What's On Edinburgh
Love Wednesdays at Why Not Nightclub

Love Wednesdays at Why Not Nightclub

Selected dates between 8th June 2022 - 24th August 2022

Love Wednesdays is Scotland's BIGGEST Wednesday night, hosted in the award winning WhyNot Nightclub!

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Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

13th June 2022 - 4th September 2022

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’ is an outdoor adventure for families who love to immerse themselves in storytelling, theatre and puppetry, suitable for all ages.

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Camara Taylor ‘backwash’

Camara Taylor ‘backwash’

18th June 2022 - 4th September 2022

Rooted in ideas of silt, slop and snap, backwash is an exhibition by Glasgow-based artist Camara Taylor, and forms part of Collective’s Satellites Programme.

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Arthur’s Evening Walk

Arthur’s Evening Walk

Selected dates between 23rd June 2022 - 25th August 2022

Enjoy an evening stroll around Holyrood Park as you join our Rangers to learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

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Edinburgh Zoo After Hours for grown-ups

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours for grown-ups

Selected dates between 24th June 2022 - 13th August 2022

Join our handsome herd this summer as we open our gates after hours for grown-ups only to enjoy the summer evenings at Edinburgh Zoo!

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Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

Selected dates between 25th June 2022 - 17th September 2022

Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

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Ruth Ewan ‘The Beast’

Ruth Ewan ‘The Beast’

25th June 2022 - 18th September 2022

The Beast is a surreal animated morality tale conceived by Scottish artist Ruth Ewan, who has long-term interests in creativity and social justice, alternative systems and radical histories.

Find out about Ruth Ewan ‘The Beast’ on What's On Edinburgh
Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley

Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley

25th June 2022 - 22nd August 2022

Throughout the school summer holiday, there's even more going on Almond Valley as our programme of Summer Discoveries unfolds!

Find out about Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Claremont

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Claremont

Selected dates between 26th June 2022 - 7th August 2022

Claremont is an eclectic garden created over the past 18 years. There are three ponds (one very large), a rockery, a dovecot, rose patio and a few interesting trees including a grand monkey puzzle.

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AccessEA Summer Camps

AccessEA Summer Camps

27th June 2022 - 17th August 2022

Join our fun and flexible Holiday Camps this summer located at the Edinburgh Academy Sports Hub! With over 20 camps to choose from they are ideal for 5-17 year olds.

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Anatomy: A Matter of Death and Life

Anatomy: A Matter of Death and Life

1st July 2022 - 30th October 2022

Explore the history of anatomical study, from artistic explorations by Leonardo da Vinci to the Burke and Hare murders.

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Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

1st July 2022 - 6th August 2022

This summer, we are pleased to announce our rawr-some range of family-friendly After Hours evenings at Edinburgh Zoo!

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Indulge: A monthly restorative yoga mind-body reset

Indulge: A monthly restorative yoga mind-body reset

Selected dates between 1st July 2022 - 2nd December 2022

Join Interoception Yoga once every month, on a Friday evening, to indulge in a restorative yoga mind-body reset.

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Market At The Mart

Market At The Mart

Selected dates between 1st July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Come along to Market At The Mart in East Linton and find a beautiful selection of locally curated handmade products!

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Summer by the Sea!

Summer by the Sea!

1st July 2022 - 31st August 2022

Come and discover the UK’s Best Attraction (Which? Magazine), The Royal Yacht Britannia this summer!

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Deep Sea Discovery

Deep Sea Discovery

2nd July 2022 - 16th August 2022

Take a deep breath and dive to the bottom of the ocean with our Deep Sea Discovery family drop-in activities this summer at Dynamic Earth!

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Castle Street Market

Castle Street Market

Selected dates between 4th July 2022 - 10th September 2022

Filled with a wide varity of gifts, food and drinks, Castle Street Market is a perfect place to seek out gifts that perfectly compliment the high street stores.

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Linlithgow Holiday Club

Linlithgow Holiday Club

Selected dates between 5th July 2022 - 9th August 2022

Check our all the great free Linlithgow Holiday Club events for ages 8 to 12 years on during the summer!

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Alan Davie Lunchtime Exhibition Tour

Alan Davie Lunchtime Exhibition Tour

Selected dates between 7th July 2022 - 22nd September 2022

Enjoy a lunchtime tour every Thursday at 1pm for the Alan Davie: Beginning of a Far-off World exhibition (Raphael is not included). Spaces are strictly limited so this must be pre-booked in advance.

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Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House

Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House

8th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Enjoy a mix of activities including bushcraft, pond dipping and story making in the woods over 6 Fridays this summer within the Grounds at Hopetoun House!

Find out about Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House on What's On Edinburgh
Gladstone’s Land - Guided Tour in British Sign Language (BSL)

Gladstone’s Land - Guided Tour in British Sign Language (BSL)

Selected dates between 10th July 2022 - 18th August 2022

Join us for the pilot tour of our British Sign Language (BSL) tour at Gladstone's Land!

Piano Summer Party

Piano Summer Party

Selected dates between 11th July 2022 - 10th August 2022

Edinburgh School of Music's Summer Piano Party is a fun introduction to the world of music and playing the piano for 4 - 8 year olds.

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Summer Funhouse at IKEA Edinburgh

Summer Funhouse at IKEA Edinburgh

11th July 2022 - 14th August 2022

IKEA Edinburgh has a whole summer of entertainment lined up for you. From arts and crafts to quests and competitions, some special offers and clever solutions for play at home!

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Midweek Make: Medals

Midweek Make: Medals

Selected dates between 13th July 2022 - 31st August 2022

In 1822 George IV visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse and a special commemorative medal was made to celebrate. Hear about this special occasion and make your very own medal to commemorate your visit!

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Gin Jolly Tour and Tasting

Gin Jolly Tour and Tasting

14th July 2022 - 24th December 2022

Pickering's Gin Jolly Tour and Tasting will talk you through our amazing brand story, begining with a G&T on arrival and finishing with four neat samples of our award-winning gin.

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Festival City Market At Waverley Market

Festival City Market At Waverley Market

16th July 2022 - 28th August 2022

Enjoy an epic summer event in Edinburgh at the Festival City Market At Waverley Market!

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Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Selected dates between 17th July 2022 - 11th December 2022

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place at The Open Door Community Centre, Edinburgh.

Festival Cocktail Club

Festival Cocktail Club

18th July 2022 - 31st August 2022

The Fringe Festival is finally coming back to Edinburgh and that can only mean one thing... So is our Montpeliers Festival Cocktail Club at participating venues!

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Non-Linear Movement Method®

Non-Linear Movement Method®

Selected dates between 22nd July 2022 - 14th October 2022

Non-Linear Movement Method® is practiced to music and you will be guided through the class as you learn what your inner landscape feels like! It's suitable for all mobility and fitness levels!

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Sculpture Saturdays Family Workshops

Sculpture Saturdays Family Workshops

Selected dates between 23rd July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop is running a series of exciting artist-led workshops running throughout the summer designed for primary school aged children and their families but open to all.

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Whisky Tasting

Whisky Tasting

Selected dates between 26th July 2022 - 28th October 2022

Take a journey through Scotland’s five whisky regions, all from the comfort of 'The Wally Dug' an old Scottish bar!

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Discover the Deep

Discover the Deep

28th July 2022 - 31st October 2022

Explore the deep sea through Dynamic Earth's brand-new gallery. Dive into the depths of the sea and witness incredible habitats and creatures of the deep!

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Nadia Myre: Tell Me of Your Boats and Your Waters - Where Do They Come From, Where Do They Go?

Nadia Myre: Tell Me of Your Boats and Your Waters - Where Do They Come From, Where Do They Go?

28th July 2022 - 18th September 2022

Edinburgh Art Festival and Edinburgh Printmakers present newly commissioned work from Montreal-based artist Nadia Myre responding to the 200th anniversary of the Union Canal.

Tessa Lynch: Houses Fit For People

Tessa Lynch: Houses Fit For People

28th July 2022 - 18th September 2022

Edinburgh Printmakers presents Glasgow-based artist Tessa Lynch, whose exhibition promotes alternative building techniques inspired by collaborative play and the natural world.

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The Riverbank - A Landscape  of Sorrow and Hope

The Riverbank - A Landscape of Sorrow and Hope

28th July 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Riverbank - A Landscape of Sorrow and Hope is the thirteenth exhibition by Duncan Shanks at The Scottish Gallery and illuminates his little corner of the Clyde Valley.

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Kids Creative Workshops

Kids Creative Workshops

Selected dates between 29th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Inspired by our fantastic festival city we’ll be taking a crafting tour of some of my favourite Edinburgh icons at this series of fun crafting workshops for all primary aged children!

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Plant Care Workshop & Plant Swop

Plant Care Workshop & Plant Swop

Selected dates between 29th July 2022 - 26th August 2022

Seb's Urban Jungle is running a Plant Care/Repotting Workshop on Fridays at Festival City Market - Waverley Market.

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That Tie Dye Place at Festival City Market

That Tie Dye Place at Festival City Market

Selected dates between 29th July 2022 - 14th August 2022

Find your next colourful wardrobe addition with That Tie Dye Place at Festival City Market at Waverley Market!

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Corstorphine Art Group 2022 Exhibition

Corstorphine Art Group 2022 Exhibition

30th July 2022 - 6th August 2022

Don't miss the Corstorphine Art Group 2022 Exhibition at St. Ninian’s Church Hall from 30th July to 6th August! 26 artists have submitted 124 original paintings for sale.

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Leon Morrocco: Long Road Home

Leon Morrocco: Long Road Home

30th July 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Royal Scottish Academy presents Leon Morrocco: Long Road Home, timed to coincide with the artist’s 80th birthday.

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This is Paradise

This is Paradise

30th July 2022 - 28th August 2022

At once timely and timeless in its nuanced observation of the fragility of peace, This is Paradise is a powerful monologue exploring what it takes from us to begin again.

Find out about This is Paradise on What's On Edinburgh
Exodus

Exodus

31st July 2022 - 28th August 2022

How far will a politician go? Bold, satirical and uncomfortably funny, Exodus explores systematic deception and the indifference to human suffering.

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Alison Kinnaird MBE: Art in Glass 2022 - A Closer Look

Alison Kinnaird MBE: Art in Glass 2022 - A Closer Look

1st August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Alison Kinnaird is one of the world's leading glass artists and engravers and this Open Studio Exhibition at Shillinghill Studios features a range of work including new creations.

Find out about Alison Kinnaird MBE: Art in Glass 2022 - A Closer Look on What's On Edinburgh
Breastfeeding Support Group

Breastfeeding Support Group

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 21st December 2022

Come join this support group for breastfeeding women to exchange experiences, advice or simply meet other mums.

Find out about Breastfeeding Support Group on What's On Edinburgh
Curious

Curious

1st August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Now in it's fourth year, The Royal Society Of Edinburgh summer events programme, Curious, is back from 1st to 14th August!

Find out about Curious on What's On Edinburgh
Groovy Geology

Groovy Geology

1st August 2022

Enjoy your Bank Holiday at Hopetoun with a Ranger-led stroll along the foreshore exploring the best of West Lothian's geological resource!

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Homebirth Support Group

Homebirth Support Group

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 31st December 2022

Join the Pregnancy and Parents Centre for a free drop-in Homebirth Support Groupgroup on the first Sunday of the month!

Find out about Homebirth Support Group on What's On Edinburgh
Love Island Final Party

Love Island Final Party

1st August 2022

We're delighted to announce our Love Island Final Party! Ibiza summer vibes from our DJ Jolene, special guest hosts and themed cocktails. Where better to watch the final?

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Motherspace

Motherspace

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 19th December 2022

Motherspace is a free drop-in group for women and their babies to connect to one another and takes place on Monday afternoons.

Find out about Motherspace on What's On Edinburgh
Motherwalk

Motherwalk

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Are you a mum with a baby under 6 months old? Then come along and connect to other mothers who like to be outdoors!

Find out about Motherwalk on What's On Edinburgh
Powderhall Bronze Editions Festival Exhibition

Powderhall Bronze Editions Festival Exhibition

1st August 2022 - 30th September 2022

Powderhall Bronze Editions is holding a festival exhibition showcasing artwork by a variety of Scottish artists and also handcrafted furniture by local contemporary makers.

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Queer Dance Fitness Session / Let’s be Queer together once again

Queer Dance Fitness Session / Let’s be Queer together once again

1st August 2022

Come along to this Queer Dance Fitness Class for our LGBT+ community, promoting mental and physical health in a less conventional way but a truly safe space and extremely fun!

School of Animation Summer Camp

School of Animation Summer Camp

1st August 2022

Delve into the world of animation this summer with ComputerXplorers at Edinburgh Academy!

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Soapy Bubble Bath Bomb Workshop

Soapy Bubble Bath Bomb Workshop

1st August 2022

The Soapy Bubble Company parties are back! Learn how to make your own gently fizzing, vegan & palm oil free bath bombs at Festival City Market on 1st August! Suitable for age 6+.

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Summer Fayre at The Wee Hub in Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre

Summer Fayre at The Wee Hub in Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre

1st August 2022

The Wee Hub, brought to you by The Living Memory Association, is holding a Summer Fayre on 1st August. Come along and try lots of free activities!

Yoga for Pregnancy

Yoga for Pregnancy

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 20th December 2022

The Pregnancy and Parents Centre's yoga for pregnancy sessions offer a unique approach to enjoying your pregnancy, preparing for the birth of your baby.

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Yoga with Babies

Yoga with Babies

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 20th December 2022

Yoga with Babies is a way for parent and baby to share the movements and relaxation of Yoga providing a friendly, relaxed environment in which to learn and share Yoga with other parents and babies..

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Blood Harmony

Blood Harmony

2nd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Blood Harmony is an uplifting and universal story about moving on, and the healing power of family – love them or loathe them.

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From Waste to Wall

From Waste to Wall

2nd August 2022 - 30th September 2022

From reinterpreting autism to reimagining single-use products – artist James Owen Thomas is changing perspectives in Edinburgh this summer.

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Ireland The Show

Ireland The Show

2nd August 2022

Ireland the Show will take you on a journey through the decades of a globally loved culture. If it’s all things Irish you like then this is the show for you!

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Orchestra Baobab

Orchestra Baobab

2nd August 2022

Expect a combination of pop, soul, Afro-Latin and traditional music from a band whose popularity has taken them around the world over the past half century when Orchestra Baobab come to Edinburgh!

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A Ladder To The Stars

A Ladder To The Stars

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Told through a magical mix of puppetry, music, light and imagination, A Ladder to the Stars is a heartfelt, humorous story of what can happen when the universe hears your dreams!

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A Secret Show by Cameron Young

A Secret Show by Cameron Young

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Cameron Young is one of the hottest names in modern magic. Secret Show is a brand new show that Cameron will be debuting at the Edinburgh fringe.

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AAA Stand-Up Late at Gilded Balloon

AAA Stand-Up Late at Gilded Balloon

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

AAA Stand-Up Late at Gilded Balloon, the total sell-out 2005-2019, returns with a brand new line-up!

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Abandoman: Svengali

Abandoman: Svengali

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Ireland's finest hip hop musical comedian, is back in the Cow with his biggest show yet. Combining hip hop, pop, EDM and more, Abandoman will leave you high on life - without leaving George Square.

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Activities of Daily Living

Activities of Daily Living

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

When her Medicare card arrived with a special old age pensioner invisibility cloak, one woman decides to fight back.

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Afghanistan is Not Funny by Henry Naylor

Afghanistan is Not Funny by Henry Naylor

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Afghanistan is Not Funny by Henry Naylor comes direct to Edinburgh Fringe from the Adelaide Fringe, where it won twelve five-star reviews and two major awards.

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Age is a Feeling

Age is a Feeling

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

From Haley McGee, creator of sell-out The Ex-Boyfriend Yard Sale, comes a brand-new show inspired by interviews with hospice workers, interactions with mystics and trips to the cemetery.

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Alice Brine: Brinestorm

Alice Brine: Brinestorm

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In her much-anticipated debut hour, Alice Brine, the award-winning, sell-out New Zealand comedian rips the lid off the reality of life with ADHD.

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Alice Fraser: Chronos

Alice Fraser: Chronos

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Come see Australian comedian Alice Fraser (The Bugle) use her hour to turn time inside out and back to front. It'll be fun! It's a comedy show!

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Almost Adult

Almost Adult

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Anne-Tilley's Almost Adult combines clown-style physical comedy with touching vulnerability. Come along for a good laugh and leave with a single tear rolling down your cheek!

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Americana: A Murder Ballad

Americana: A Murder Ballad

3rd August 2022 - 17th August 2022

A group of teenagers are stuck in a murder ballad they cannot escape – the killer could be anywhere or anyone. Could it be you?

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An Evening with Tara Boland

An Evening with Tara Boland

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Tara Boland as she pays homage to her greatest inspirations but mainly, herself! Get ready for miniature Miley Cyrus music videos and the sexiest Marilyn Monroe impression you've ever seen.

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Andrew Maxwell: Krakatoa

Andrew Maxwell: Krakatoa

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Andrew Maxwell when he brings his show 'Krakatoa' to the Edinburgh Fringe!

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Angel by Henry Naylor

Angel by Henry Naylor

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The multi award-winning story of Rehana, Angel of Kobane, returns to Edinburgh in a new production from Torch Theatre.

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Anna Clifford: I See Dead(ly) People

Anna Clifford: I See Dead(ly) People

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

In a hilarious show about positivity versus the World, Anna Clifford will have you in stitches with real stories that are unbelievable!

Find out about Anna Clifford: I See Dead(ly) People on What's On Edinburgh
Baby Massage Course

Baby Massage Course

3rd August 2022

Baby Massage is relaxing for both baby and parent. Nurture your baby by learning and practising massage strokes specifically for your baby.

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Bad Clowns: Invasion

Bad Clowns: Invasion

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

A mind-controlling alien has infiltrated Earth. Worst of all, it's taken over one of the audience members. Can our agents locate this alien before it's too late?

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Basil Brush: Unleashed... And Uncut

Basil Brush: Unleashed... And Uncut

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The legendary fox returns to Edinburgh with a brand-new show for the adults, following his totally sold-out 2019 fringe debut.

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Basil Brush’s Family Fun Show

Basil Brush’s Family Fun Show

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Come join in the mayhem as Britain's most loveable fox takes you on a journey of laughs, storytelling and song in a show for all the family!

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Baxter vs the Bookies

Baxter vs the Bookies

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Baxter vs the Bookies follows the fluctuating fortunes of an ageing, old-fashioned, horse-racing tipster, pitting himself against the firepower of the Bookies!

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Beg For Me

Beg For Me

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Beg For Me, at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, is a one-act, two-player show exploring the dangerous world of alt-right activism in the context of the January 6th US insurrection.

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Benjamin Alborough: Absolute Monopoly

Benjamin Alborough: Absolute Monopoly

3rd August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Join comedian Benjamin Alborough as he attempts to improve Monopoly, with your help!

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Best of So You Think You’re Funny?

Best of So You Think You’re Funny?

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss a new show for 2022 bringing you the best of the winners and finalists from 2021's So You Think You're Funny? comedy newcomer competition!

Find out about Best of So You Think You’re Funny? on What's On Edinburgh
BIRD with Kylie Vincent

BIRD with Kylie Vincent

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Bird is an edgy, heartfelt, thought-provoking piece that can make anyone feel less alone in their trauma. It's honest, hilarious, and tear-jerking. Don't miss it.

Find out about BIRD with Kylie Vincent on What's On Edinburgh
Bluewater

Bluewater

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Conversational and nostalgic, Bluewater takes us on a comical trip down memory lane and teen struggles.

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Business Casual: Feral

Business Casual: Feral

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

American comedy trio Business Casual return to the Fringe with their new hour, FERAL!

Find out about Business Casual: Feral on What's On Edinburgh
Card Ninja

Card Ninja

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

After sold-out shows at festivals around world Card Ninja, the one-man, Fringe phenomenon returns!

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Cerys Bradley: Sportsperson

Cerys Bradley: Sportsperson

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Written and performed by Cerys Bradley, Sportsperson is a show about playing sport and fitting in and how Cerys is quite bad at both of those things!

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Chris Gethard: A Father And The Sun

Chris Gethard: A Father And The Sun

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Chris Gethard, the 'New York comedy institution' and host of the Beautiful/Anonymous podcast makes a much-anticipated return to Edinburgh following a six-year absence!

Find out about Chris Gethard: A Father And The Sun on What's On Edinburgh
Christy Coysh: Bangarang!

Christy Coysh: Bangarang!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

What happens when you give a bearded, northern lad with a voice of silk and an ass that won't quit a loop station and a room at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe?

Find out about Christy Coysh: Bangarang! on What's On Edinburgh
Cirque Berserk!

Cirque Berserk!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Britain’s biggest theatre circus spectacular is back by popular demand, featuring all your favourite Cirque Berserk! acts plus some thrilling new ones!

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Drag Queens vs. Zombies

Drag Queens vs. Zombies

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Award-winning drag stars Kate Butch and Crudi Dench have their star-studded cabaret show crashed by brain-hungry zombies.

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EGLANTYNE

EGLANTYNE

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Vibrant, inspiring play about Eglantyne Jebb; visionary, passionate, humanitarian, human rights activist and founder of Save the Children.

Find out about EGLANTYNE on What's On Edinburgh
Eleanor Tiernan: Away With The Fairies

Eleanor Tiernan: Away With The Fairies

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss a bonkers hour of stand-up, story and song from Fest's idiot savant, Eleanor Tiernan!

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Elf Lyons: Raven

Elf Lyons: Raven

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee Elf Lyons floats to the Fringe with her new horrifying comedy show inspired by Stephen King!

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Epic Film Music Concert

Epic Film Music Concert

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Enjoy the most iconic film soundtracks, played live in a unique, epic performance featuring violin, piano, guitar and a superb light show.

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Esther Manito: #NotAllMen

Esther Manito: #NotAllMen

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

In her award-winning stand-up show, Esther Manito (Live at the Apollo, The Stand Up Sketch Show) looks back at the era of lad mags, landlines and cock-n-ball graffiti.

Find out about Esther Manito: #NotAllMen on What's On Edinburgh
Eve: All About Her

Eve: All About Her

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Award-winning actor and cabaret artist Keith Ramsay blends live music and spoken word to deconstruct the concepts of camp and queer mythology for a post-Stonewall generation.

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Finlay Christie: OK Zoomer

Finlay Christie: OK Zoomer

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss this debut hour from fast-rising star, award-winning stand-up Finlay Christie!

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Flamenco Fusion

Flamenco Fusion

3rd August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Ben Bruant and Will Cashel play songs you know in ways you probably don't in a style fusing flamenco, pop and classical music.

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Flandam’s Musical Comedy Hootennany!

Flandam’s Musical Comedy Hootennany!

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss Flandam’s Musical Comedy Hootennany when it comes to Edinburgh as part of the Fringe Festival!

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Foil Arms and Hog - Hogwash

Foil Arms and Hog - Hogwash

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Ireland’s top sketch comedy group, Foil Arms and Hog, return to McEwan hall to premiere their new show ‘Hogwash’.

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Fruit Flies Like a Banana

Fruit Flies Like a Banana

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Three performers. 20+ acts. 60 minutes. Music, theatre and dance collide in this madcap variety show.

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Fruit Flies Like a Banana: Kids!

Fruit Flies Like a Banana: Kids!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The multi-talented musicians of The Fourth Wall play while dancing a tango, riding hoverboards and even hanging upside down! Music leaps off the stage in this fan favourite from North America.

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Gabby Killick

Gabby Killick

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Award-winning comedian Gabby Killick debuts her new show Game of Thongs at the Edinburgh Fringe where she’ll take a hilarious frolic through the modern-day jungle of sex, drugs and cancel culture!

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General Secretary

General Secretary

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

One of the Scotsman's Best Duos at the Fringe, Thick 'n' Fast return to take on the world.

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Girlboss

Girlboss

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Join this Cambridge double-act for an hour of comedy characters and boardroom meetings as they ponder life's important questions: why should women work? Soz suffragettes!

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Grace Campbell: A Show About Me(n)

Grace Campbell: A Show About Me(n)

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Grace Campbell makes her eagerly awaited Fringe return following 2019's sell-out run, with a new show about her two lifelong passions; men and herself.

Find out about Grace Campbell: A Show About Me(n) on What's On Edinburgh
Grant Busé : SentiMENTAL!

Grant Busé : SentiMENTAL!

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Were the good old days really that good? Australian comic Grant Busé delivers an unforgettable, live music-fuelled deconstruction of our selective memories.

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GRAV by Owen Thomas

GRAV by Owen Thomas

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Gareth J Bale stars in this multi award-winning one-man show exploring the life and times of one of Wales' most loved sons, Ray Gravell.

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Harriet Dyer: Trigger Warning

Harriet Dyer: Trigger Warning

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Harriet Dyer is an award-winning comedian, mental health advocate and an experience to behold. Here doth lie quite the harrowing tale, one you won't forget in a hurry.

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I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical

I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

This comedic musical revue reveals everything you could want to know about being a musical theatre performer... if only there were any who'd admit it.

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Ian Lynam: Autistic License

Ian Lynam: Autistic License

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In a stand-up comedy show exploring diagnosis, relationships, sexuality, creativity and the history of autism, Ian sets out to prove autistic people have more to offer than being good at maths.

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I’m With Stupid

I’m With Stupid

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Director, screenwriter, author and stand-up comedian JD Shapiro's fascinating account of his unconventional journey from that New Jersey childhood to collaborations with Hollywood icons.

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Ignacio Lopez: El Cómico

Ignacio Lopez: El Cómico

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Spain's best export, Ignacio Lopez, scrutinises his family tree and his immigrant upbringing in a relentlessly funny show about clashing cultures, legacies, and never fitting in.

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International Comedy Jam

International Comedy Jam

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

You never know who Tehran Von Ghasri's bringing to his stage. Chappelle? Tiffany Haddish? Omid Djalili? Kevin Hart?

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Jack Docherty - Nothing But?

Jack Docherty - Nothing But?

3rd August 2022 - 19th August 2022

Jack Docherty, the BAFTA award-winning star of Scot Squad and Absolutely, and one of Scotland's favourite comic performers, returns to the festival with a tender, playful, darkly comic tale.

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James Roque: Badong

James Roque: Badong

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A favourite on the New Zealand comedy scene for the last 10 years, Kiwi-Filipino James Roque makes his debut at the Edinburgh Fringe.

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Jamie MacDonald: Reasonably Adjusted

Jamie MacDonald: Reasonably Adjusted

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Blindingly funny jokes aren't enough these days, comedians must have a personal struggle now and Jamie Macdonald wants some of that action!

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Janeane Garofalo: Pardon My Tangent

Janeane Garofalo: Pardon My Tangent

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Janeane Garofalo, the iconic American comedian and actress, returns to the Fringe with her acerbic wit, following multiple sell-out runs.

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Jason Byrne: Unblocked

Jason Byrne: Unblocked

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Jason live on stage as he unleashes what he does best! Guaranteed pure and utter Unblocked joy and laughter.

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Jeena Bloom: The Homecoming Queen

Jeena Bloom: The Homecoming Queen

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This is the funny and sad story store of one transgender woman's journey through America from both sides of the gender line.

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Jen Ives: Peak Trans

Jen Ives: Peak Trans

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

As the discourse on trans people becomes more toxic in the UK – comedian, trans woman and nuisance Jen Ives is here to sort it all out, hun.

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John Robertson: The Dark Room

John Robertson: The Dark Room

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Comedian John Robertson's The Dark Room is a gut-busting rock n' roll experience for everyone who buys a ticket!

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JoJo Sutherland: Growing Old Disgracefully

JoJo Sutherland: Growing Old Disgracefully

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Jojo Sutherland is starting life all over again with the emphasis on living and Don't Stop Me Now as her funeral music.

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Jon Courtenay: Against The Odds

Jon Courtenay: Against The Odds

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Having triumphed on Britain's Got Talent, Jon combines comedy, music and drama in a brand-new show exploring the true story of his television success while secretly fighting for his life.

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Julie Jay: Oops, This Is Toxic

Julie Jay: Oops, This Is Toxic

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This Is Toxic is a celebration of surviving sexism and toxic situations. But most of all, it is a celebration of Britney Spears!

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Just These Please: Honestly No Pressure Either Way

Just These Please: Honestly No Pressure Either Way

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

With three five star sell-out Edinburgh Fringe runs, over 60million views online and a tendency to list things in threes,Just These Please are back with 25 brand new sketches and songs!

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Justin Moorhouse : Stretch & Think

Justin Moorhouse : Stretch & Think

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Justin Moorhouse is back at the Fringe with a brand-new show: still funny, yet middle-aged.

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Kate Downie: The Art of Crossing

Kate Downie: The Art of Crossing

3rd August 2022

In this talk Kate Downie will discuss the magnetism of Bridges for herself and though the eyes of other artists, and what makes them special in all their forms.

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Kevin Flynn: Fear of Heights

Kevin Flynn: Fear of Heights

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Fear of Heights is a heart-warming and hilarious biographical tale that examines what it means to be a man, and how one generation measures success relative to their forebears' themes.

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Kevin Quantum: Dark Matter

Kevin Quantum: Dark Matter

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Britain's Got Talent Finals to Breadline. Lockdown Baby to BBC Commission. Edinburgh Magician Kevin Quantum is back at the Fringe with his most joyful show to date - Dark Matter!

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Kylie Brakeman Presents: Linda Hollywood’s Big Hollywood Night

Kylie Brakeman Presents: Linda Hollywood’s Big Hollywood Night

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Kylie Brakeman emerged as one of the pandemic's most popular online comedians with over 60 million views and 400k followers across all platforms and you can catch her at the Fringe Festival!

Land - A Scottish Musical

Land - A Scottish Musical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Land celebrates compassion and community that transcends shifting cultures, asking that we take a second to re-evaluate our relationships with the earth and our neighbours.

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Late Night Dirty Scrabble with Rob Rouse & Friends

Late Night Dirty Scrabble with Rob Rouse & Friends

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

It's the late night comedy gameshow that put's the 'dick' in dictionary. It's scrabble, but with utter filth.

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Laughing Stock

Laughing Stock

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Now for the first time at Fringe, direct from Los Angeles, a comedy revue featuring some of the hottest new voices in American independent stand-up.

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Leah Lamarr

Leah Lamarr

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join this 'breakout star' (Fast Company) of American comedy as she brings her raunchy, clever and hilarious observations on life, sex, crypto and the pandemic to the UK stage for the first time.

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Lew Fitz: Soft Lad

Lew Fitz: Soft Lad

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Award winning Lew Fitz had sell-out previews, catch this rising star whilst you can!

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Lippy

Lippy

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Alexy Walexy's loopy but loveable characters peel back the layers to discover their true authentic selves, then spend the rest of the show wishing they'd brought an extra jumper.

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Lizard Boy

Lizard Boy

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Equal parts comic book lore and coming-of-age love story, Lizard Boy is the thrilling original rock musical.

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Lou Conran: A Show

Lou Conran: A Show

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Lou Conran is a superlative storyteller and masterful at spinning a yarn. Her new show compromises of hilarious anecdotes, stories and the minutiae of life. Light relief through the shite of life.

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Lucy Frederick’s Big Fat Wedding

Lucy Frederick’s Big Fat Wedding

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Here comes the bride, forty-foot wide! It's the wedding of the century and you're invited as Lucy Frederick – walks down the aisle.

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Magic Roman’s Summer Holiday

Magic Roman’s Summer Holiday

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Magic Roman on the most epic holiday ever. Expect adventure, laughter, chaos and... magic! This unforgettable show promises some jaw-dropping moments, perfect for kids and grown-ups alike.

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Maisie Adam at Gilded Balloon

Maisie Adam at Gilded Balloon

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Fresh from Live at The Apollo, Mock The Week and The Last Leg, Best Newcomer nominee Maisie Adam is back at the Edinburgh Fringe with a brand-new show for 2022, Buzzed.

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Man of 100 Faces

Man of 100 Faces

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

One performer. 100 characters. One hour. Impossible? Not for The Man of 100 Faces.

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Marcel Lucont: Les Enfants Terribles - A Gameshow For Awful Children

Marcel Lucont: Les Enfants Terribles - A Gameshow For Awful Children

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

The UK's favourite Frenchman channels his acerbic humour and quick-fire wit into a family gameshow, pitting children against adults and each other to try and find the most awful child.

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Mark Thompson is a regular at the Fringe and he's bringing back his show with some of the favourites plus some new experiments to delight the audience.

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Mat Ricardo: The Extraordinary Gentleman

Mat Ricardo: The Extraordinary Gentleman

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A unique, hilarious and unmissable one-man show from the worlds most critically acclaimed variety artist - Mat Ricardo.

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Men With Coconuts

Men With Coconuts

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The multi award-winning Scottish improv troupe are back! Men With Coconuts use audience suggestions to create an hour of emotional balladry, lyrical wizardry and musical husbandry.

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Mischief Movie Night

Mischief Movie Night

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Mischief return to the Edinburgh Fringe stepping back to their comedy roots with Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on stage!

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Mythos: Ragnarok

Mythos: Ragnarok

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A unique troupe of multi-talented actors, wrestlers, comedians and stunt performers merged their worlds to create the world’s first original theatre show with full contact stage combat!

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NewsRevue

NewsRevue

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

NewsRevue is delighted to return to the EICC to parody politics in a post-pandemic world as part of Edinburgh Fringe.

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Nikki Britton – One Small Step

Nikki Britton – One Small Step

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

After selling out at Melbourne and Sydney Comedy Festivals, Nikki Britton is bringing her award nominated show to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

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Notflix: Binge

Notflix: Binge

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Spice Girls of improv return for a fifth triumphant year in their five-star, sell-out, totally improvised musical comedy.

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Paddy Young: Laugh, You Rats!

Paddy Young: Laugh, You Rats!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Following a sell-out 2021 run, the northern scamp returns with his distinctive line in absurdity, bravely taking a stand against his housemates, water snobs, and worst of all, jugglers.

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PASH

PASH

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Max is turning twenty-five in one week, and she's desperate to have her first kiss with someone (anyone) before she hits her quarter-life crisis!

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Patrick Spicer: Who’s This All of a Sudden?

Patrick Spicer: Who’s This All of a Sudden?

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Debut hour from one of the most exciting acts on the UK comedy circuit. Patrick Spicer will be recounting his deepest fears and humiliations in a funny and credible way.

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Paw Patrol Live

Paw Patrol Live

3rd August 2022

PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” brings everybody’s favourite pups to the Edinburgh Playhouse stage for an action packed, high-energy, musical adventure!

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Pernille Haaland: Resting Confused Face

Pernille Haaland: Resting Confused Face

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

When the pandemic hit, comedian Pernille Haaland did what any desperate millennial with a Tik Tok account would do; sign up for online therapy!

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Pete Firman: Bag Of Tricks

Pete Firman: Bag Of Tricks

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Pete Firman returns to the Fringe with an astonishing new show. Expect Pete's trademark blend of laugh-out-loud comedy and jaw-dropping magic!

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Pete Heat: BLIMEY

Pete Heat: BLIMEY

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Join lanky urban wizard Pete Heat as he uses comedy and mind-blowing tricks to explore that most divisive of subjects: magic itself.

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Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters

Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

If you're brave, come along and watch 'Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters'. A family show filled with singing, dancing, comedy and even a sea monster...

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Pixies

Pixies

3rd August 2022

American alternative rock band Pixies will play the O2 Academy Edinburgh on Wednesday 3rd August!

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Railed - Headfirst Acrobats

Railed - Headfirst Acrobats

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Railed by Headfirst Acrobats is a western themed circus spectacular, combining the trademark physical talents, finely chiselled bodies and hilarious comic timing!

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Randy Feltface

Randy Feltface

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Fresh off the back of a sold out world tour, Randy Feltface makes his long-awaited return to the UK with brand new jokes and a second-hand suit, catch him live at The Fringe!

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REDEEMher - How I screwed Up My Perfect Mormon Life

REDEEMher - How I screwed Up My Perfect Mormon Life

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Tatum becomes the virgin bride of her sweetheart, entering an eternal marriage in the Mormon Church but after one night of illicit sex, Tatum is plunged into a deep well of guilt, sorrow and remorse.

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Richard Stott: Afterparty

Richard Stott: Afterparty

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Join Richard Stott as he contemplates whether he's missed the boat. His friends have families, 6 figure salaries and houses. He has a level-2 food hygiene certificate and acid reflux!

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Rob Rouse: No Refunds

Rob Rouse: No Refunds

3rd August 2022 - 15th August 2022

Rob Rouse (Bottom, BBC's Upstart Crow) has performed stand-up since winning So You Think You're Funny? at Edinburgh in 1998. Now, aged 48, he is no more mature.

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Robyn Perkins: Million Dollar Maybe

Robyn Perkins: Million Dollar Maybe

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Think you're tough? Funny? Bisexual? Prove it. Sounds ridiculous? This show weaves together the stories of a sexual orientation scientist and an award-winning comedian, both trying to prove just that.

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RuneSical

RuneSical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Sword equipped. Potions ready. High-speed internet connected. Based on the online game RuneScape, join Lance_054 (the first 53 were taken) on a quest where the audience choose what happens next!

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Sad Girls Club

Sad Girls Club

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Welcome to Sad Girls Club, where girls are allowed to be... well... sad. Because as we all know being a woman in 2022, talking about anything is a minefield.

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Sam Morrison: Sugar Daddy

Sam Morrison: Sugar Daddy

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

US comedian Sam Morrison (The Drew Barrymore Show) grapples with the death of his partner. He makes grief hilarious through tales of love, diabetes and seagull attacks.

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Sammy Obeid

Sammy Obeid

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Sammy Obeid, the host of Netflix 100 Humans hits the Edinburgh stage with an hour of stand-up.

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Schalk Bezuidenhout: I’ll Make Laugh To You (Like You Want Me To)

Schalk Bezuidenhout: I’ll Make Laugh To You (Like You Want Me To)

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Following an incredible Edinburgh Fringe debut in 2019 and fresh from a 2022 Netflix special, Schalk Bezuidenhout is back with love in his heart and jokes in his pocket.

Scottish Falsetto Socks: Eurovision Sock Contest

Scottish Falsetto Socks: Eurovision Sock Contest

3rd August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Earth's funniest footwear are back with their latest comedy hour. Fresh from their appearance on Britain's Got Talent, they bring you a whole song contest for your voting pleasure.

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Seann Walsh: Is Dead. Happy Now?

Seann Walsh: Is Dead. Happy Now?

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Seann Walsh returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August with his new stand-up show 'Is Dead. Happy Now?'.

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Shamilton: An Improvised Musical

Shamilton: An Improvised Musical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Ever heard of this small off-Broadway show called Hamilton? It wasn’t very big, so we’re not surprised. Anyway, Shamilton! is just like that, but (ahem) better!

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Shazia Mirza: COCONUT

Shazia Mirza: COCONUT

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

I survived The Island with Bear Grylls – who knew that would prepare me for what was about to come...

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Shit-faced Shakespeare - Macbeth

Shit-faced Shakespeare - Macbeth

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The smash-hit, multi sell-out Fringe phenomenon is back with their hilarious combination of an entirely serious adaptation of Macbeth, with an entirely shit-faced cast member!

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Sian Davies: About Time

Sian Davies: About Time

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Sian Davies, best Debut show Leicester Comedy Festival 2020 and Funny Women runner-up, brings her show 'About Time' to the Fringe!

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Simon David: White Gay

Simon David: White Gay

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

From racism to body image, porn addiction to gay Tories, Simon David has a catchy song for just about everything wrong with the community he loves to hate!

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Spontaneous Potter: The Unofficial Improvised Parody

Spontaneous Potter: The Unofficial Improvised Parody

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

An entirely improvised wizarding comedy play, based on an audience suggestion of a fan-fiction title. With live musical accompaniment!

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Stewart Lee: Basic Lee (Work in Progress) Preview

Stewart Lee: Basic Lee (Work in Progress) Preview

3rd August 2022 - 27th August 2022

One man, one microphone, and one microphone in the wings in case the one on stage breaks. Pure. Simple. Classic. Basic Lee.

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Stewart Lee: Snowflake

Stewart Lee: Snowflake

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In the last ever performances of this show, Stewart Lee looks at how the Covid-Brexit era has impacted on the culture war declared on lovely woke snowflakes by horrible people.

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Stokes and Summers: Careering

Stokes and Summers: Careering

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Evening Standard TikTok Star and Funny Women Award nominees, Stokes and Summers, present a new show about the quirks and perks of the modern workplace.

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Swallowed

Swallowed

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Swallowed is a new play presenting an intimate snapshot into the lives of a young couple as they navigate their relationship within a distorted reality.

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Tales from a Haunted Bookshop

Tales from a Haunted Bookshop

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

A spooky show of terrible tales, bothersome books and gruesome goings on! A weird and wonderfully dark show for horrid children and irresponsible adults.

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Tehran Von Ghasri: Gonna Get Cancelled

Tehran Von Ghasri: Gonna Get Cancelled

3rd August 2022 - 23rd August 2022

Named to honor his city of birth, Tehran Van Ghasri is the funniest, most charismatic, sexy, no-holds-barred Black, Iranian, Jewish, Baptist, Muslim, Zoroastiran, agnostic comedian you will ever see!

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The Awkward Silence’s Big Break

The Awkward Silence’s Big Break

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Award-winning comedy duo The Awkward Silence present their dynamic father and son prison musical.

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The Ballad of Mulan

The Ballad of Mulan

Selected dates between 3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

From the team behind the Edinburgh Fringe sell-out show The Unknown Soldier. Grist to the Mill and Red Dragonfly Productions bring you the real Chinese heroine that inspired Disney's Mulan.

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The Black Blues Brothers

The Black Blues Brothers

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Having thrilled audiences at the Fringe in 2019 with a sell-out, five-star run, The Black Blues Brothers returns to Assembly this summer.

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The Cambridge Impronauts present: Keeping Up with the Kimprov

The Cambridge Impronauts present: Keeping Up with the Kimprov

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Tired of all the scripted "reality" TV? Keeping Up With the Kimprov is your daily dose of reality TV, but actually unscripted!

The Club Valentine Comedy Hour

The Club Valentine Comedy Hour

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Club Valentine is is an emerging collective on the Irish comedy scene, dedicated to bringing absurd comedy into the mainstream.

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The Dark Room (For Kids!)

The Dark Room (For Kids!)

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Dark Room (For Kids!) is an interactive adventure featuring terrible prizes and total mayhem! Recommended for 11+ but younger kids are welcome.

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The Dirty Thirty PLUS

The Dirty Thirty PLUS

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

The Dirty Thirty PLUS is the live-est of live theatre exploding the conventions of performance. A new valiant attempt to perform 30 plays in just one hour!

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The Fringe Reggae Club 2022

The Fringe Reggae Club 2022

Selected dates between 3rd August 2022 - 24th August 2022

Raggamuffin Records presents a weekly reggae sound system session, taking place every Wednesday of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2022 at La Belle Angele.

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The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns

The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Hilarious comedy, The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns by Gillian Duffy, proves that love and relationships haven't changed that much in 200 years after all! Catch it at the Fringe Festival this August!

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The Giant Killers

The Giant Killers

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Long Lane Theatre return the Edinburgh with their hit play The Giant Killers, telling the true story of footballs greatest ever underdogs - Darwen FC.

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The Improv Musical

The Improv Musical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Now in our 10th year! Smash-hit production, The Improv Musical returns to take the Fringe by storm.

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The Intervention

The Intervention

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

The Intervention is a new black comedy by Keir McAllister, award-winning writer of The Bench.

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The Oxford Alternotives

The Oxford Alternotives

3rd August 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Oxford Alternotives were the first a cappella group set up at the University of Oxford as an alternative to the chapel choirs and are known for their creative takes on contemporary music.

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The Oxford Gargoyles: Jazz A Cappella

The Oxford Gargoyles: Jazz A Cappella

3rd August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Internationally renowned jazz a cappella group, The Oxford Gargoyles, make their return to the Fringe. Enjoy our unique repertoire of jazz, soul, pop, funk and salsa!

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The Oxford Imps

The Oxford Imps

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Oxford's wittiest minds return with their spectacular smorgasbord of devastatingly funny improvised comedy!

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The People vs. The Oxford Revue

The People vs. The Oxford Revue

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

After almost two years of silence, Oxford's critically acclaimed student sketch troupe are making a triumphant return to the Edinburgh Fringe with The People vs. The Oxford Revue

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The Road to Ballina

The Road to Ballina

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Jakko Jakszyk, guitarist/singer with King Crimson, was born Michael Curran. Adopted by Polish and French parents, Jakko grew up wondering who he was.

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The Song of Fergus and Kate

The Song of Fergus and Kate

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Song of Fergus and Kate is an interactive adventure that uses storytelling, music and animation to encourage children to celebrate their differences.

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The Sorries

The Sorries

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

After a sell-out run in 2019, The Sorries are delighted to be back again in front of live audiences at Pleasance at EICC!

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The Transfiguration of Mrs Lamen

The Transfiguration of Mrs Lamen

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This play has been described as Pinteresque, with moments of surreality, and a wealth of dark humour. An original script from performed playwright Alex J Yates.

Find out about The Transfiguration of Mrs Lamen on What's On Edinburgh
Tinted

Tinted

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

When you're disabled, the lines of consent get a bit... tinted. This play examines bodily autonomy in the group society often leaves behind.

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Today I Killed My Very First Bird

Today I Killed My Very First Bird

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Today I Killed My Very First Bird explores hope and despair, combining immersive sound and bold storytelling to create a vivid and visceral theatrical experience.

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Tom Crosbie: Nerd’s Eye View

Tom Crosbie: Nerd’s Eye View

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Armed with a Rubik's cube and a childlike delight at the world, Tom Crosbie's show is a critical hit.

Find out about Tom Crosbie: Nerd’s Eye View on What's On Edinburgh
Tom Skelton: 2020 Visions

Tom Skelton: 2020 Visions

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Could you see the funny side to going blind? Twelve years on from losing most of his sight, Tom Skelton ‘looks’ back at over a decade of being blind and wonders what might have been.

Find out about Tom Skelton: 2020 Visions on What's On Edinburgh
Tom Walker – Javelin

Tom Walker – Javelin

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

New mimes, new jokes, same old crazy old Tom Walker. That’s right it is a new show 'Javelin' at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

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Troy Hawke: Sigmund Troy’d!

Troy Hawke: Sigmund Troy’d!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Fringe World 2019 Best Comedy Show nominee Award winning Troy Hawke comes to Underbelly Bristo Square as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

Find out about Troy Hawke: Sigmund Troy’d! on What's On Edinburgh
Two’s Company

Two’s Company

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Two's Company is the new comedy drama from the writer of The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns and co-writer of The Wedding Planners, Gillian Duffy... don't miss it at the Fringe Festival!

Find out about Two’s Company on What's On Edinburgh
Vermin

Vermin

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This original darkly comic rocket-fuelled two-hander is a kitchen-sink drama with a sting in its tale. For fans of Philip Ridley, Duncan MacMillan and the utterly hideous.

Find out about Vermin on What's On Edinburgh
Viva Your Vulva: The Hole Story

Viva Your Vulva: The Hole Story

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

50% of women aren't sure which is their vulva and which is their vagina. Elaine Miller, a funny, frank, factual fanny Fellow of Physiotherapy doesn't think that's OK.

Find out about Viva Your Vulva: The Hole Story on What's On Edinburgh
Watson: The Final Problem

Watson: The Final Problem

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Final Problem is a one-man show about the life and times of Sherlock Holmes's ever-reliable right hand man, John Watson and performed by Tim Marriott (BBC's Brittas Empire).

Find out about Watson: The Final Problem on What's On Edinburgh
Weegie Hink Ae That?

Weegie Hink Ae That?

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

From sketches to songs aboot aw things Scottish, come see these wee comical dafties dae what they dae best. Fast-paced, witty comedy with clever twists on Scottish culture.

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What The Heart Wants

What The Heart Wants

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

What The Heart Wants is a new comedy by Bert Tyler-Moore co-creator of The Windsors.

Find out about What The Heart Wants on What's On Edinburgh
Will Mars: My Life in One-Liners

Will Mars: My Life in One-Liners

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Will Mars used to think his life was a joke – but he was wrong, it's more like 300. Brace yourself for more jokes than you thought possible!

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Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron

Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Enjoy madcap physical comedy with capers around castles, damsels in distress, a jaw-dropping joust and lots of original catchy musical numbers.

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Will Tell and the Big Bad Baron

Will Tell and the Big Bad Baron

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Will Tell and the Big Bad Baron is a madcap physical comedy with capers around castles, damsels in distress, a jaw-dropping joust and lots of original catchy musical numbers!

Find out about Will Tell and the Big Bad Baron on What's On Edinburgh
Yippee Ki Yay

Yippee Ki Yay

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Achingly funny, rhyming retelling of classic film Die Hard from Richard Marsh: Fringe First winner, BBC Audio Drama Best Comedy winner and New York cop (one of these is untrue).

Find out about Yippee Ki Yay on What's On Edinburgh
Amazing Bubble Man

Amazing Bubble Man

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

An Edinburgh Fringe favourite, Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles.

Find out about Amazing Bubble Man on What's On Edinburgh
Are You Being Murdered?

Are You Being Murdered?

4th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

World premiere of a new murder mystery starring Arthur Bostrom ('Allo 'Allo!) set in the golden age of BBC sitcoms, from the acclaimed Father Brown writer David Semple.

Find out about Are You Being Murdered? on What's On Edinburgh
Attenborough and His Animals

Attenborough and His Animals

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Two hapless fools recreate wonderful scenes of the natural world. Clownfish return to Edinburgh with an updated version of their hit show!

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Black is the Color of My Voice

Black is the Color of My Voice

4th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Fringe First award winner Apphia Campbell's stunning solo show inspired by the life of Nina Simone returns with a new performer under her direction.

Find out about Black is the Color of My Voice on What's On Edinburgh
Bloody Elle - A Gig Musical

Bloody Elle - A Gig Musical

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

This loud, proud love story is heart-warmingly honest and belly achingly funny. Stuffed full of those stomach-flipping-time-stopping moments that everyone will recognise.

Find out about Bloody Elle - A Gig Musical on What's On Edinburgh
Boris Live at Five

Boris Live at Five

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

For the fraction of the cost of a fixed penalty notice, pose your question to our fearless leader at this chat-show-cum-Question-Time-cum-work-event.

Find out about Boris Live at Five on What's On Edinburgh
Boy: Looking For Friends

Boy: Looking For Friends

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Performed by Piotr Sikora, a Polish clown and comedian, Boy: Looking For Friends is an adventurous tale about friendship, courage and ice cream chocolate bars – for adults and children!

Find out about Boy: Looking For Friends on What's On Edinburgh
Buffy: Revamped

Buffy: Revamped

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Satirical, funny and bursting with pop-culture references, it's the perfect parody for Buffy aficionados and those who never enrolled at Sunnydale High alike.

Find out about Buffy: Revamped on What's On Edinburgh
Burn

Burn

4th August 2022 - 10th August 2022

Alan Cumming returns to the International Festival with a performance exploring the true character of Scotland's national bard Robert Burns.

Find out about Burn on What's On Edinburgh
Cassie Workman: Aberdeen

Cassie Workman: Aberdeen

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A magical realist biography of Kurt Cobain. Cassie Workman time travels through nineties Washington, to unravel life, death, and rock and roll, in this heartbreaking, stunning homage to an icon!

Find out about Cassie Workman: Aberdeen on What's On Edinburgh
ComedySportz

ComedySportz

4th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Now in its 15th year at the Fringe, ComedySportz is the award winning, all-action, all-improvised competitive comedy show for all ages you won't want to miss!

Find out about ComedySportz on What's On Edinburgh
Connor Burns: Live, Laugh, Loathe

Connor Burns: Live, Laugh, Loathe

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Don't miss Connor Burns, one of the most exciting emerging acts on the Scottish comedy circuit, live at Just The Tonic, Sub-Atomic Room as part of The Fringe Festival!

Find out about Connor Burns: Live, Laugh, Loathe on What's On Edinburgh
Craig Hill: I Always Knew I Had it in Me!

Craig Hill: I Always Knew I Had it in Me!

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Craig Hill brings his new show 'I Always Knew I Had it in Me!' to Just The Tonic at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

Find out about Craig Hill: I Always Knew I Had it in Me! on What's On Edinburgh
Daniel Sloss: New Work in Progress

Daniel Sloss: New Work in Progress

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Scotland’s international comedy star is doing a run of shows to work up new material for his next tour. Catch him at Just The Tonic Atomic Room as part of Edinburgh Fringe.

Find out about Daniel Sloss: New Work in Progress on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh to host ‘An Evening with Michael Franzese – The Real Goodfella’

Edinburgh to host ‘An Evening with Michael Franzese – The Real Goodfella’

4th August 2022

Don't miss “An Evening with Michael Franzese – The Real Goodfella”, at the Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa in Edinburgh on the 4th August!

Festival Cocktail Club Masterclasses

Festival Cocktail Club Masterclasses

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

Rabble Taphouse & Grill has partnered up with some of the world’s best brands to bring you some immersive, educational and, above all, exciting cocktail Masterclasses.

Find out about Festival Cocktail Club Masterclasses on What's On Edinburgh
Fred MacAulay and Friends at The Balmoral

Fred MacAulay and Friends at The Balmoral

4th August 2022

Get into the Festival spirit at The Balmoral this August on the eve of the 75th Anniversary of The Fringe with Fred MacAulay and Friends!

Find out about Fred MacAulay and Friends at The Balmoral on What's On Edinburgh
Fred MacAulay In Conversation

Fred MacAulay In Conversation

4th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

Fred MacAulay, one of Scotland's best-loved stand-ups, is back with his live chat show. Joining him each day will be stars from the worlds of sport, entertainment, business and politics.

Find out about Fred MacAulay In Conversation on What's On Edinburgh
Happy Meal

Happy Meal

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The world premiere of Tabby Lamb’s Happy Meal is a joyful queer rom-com where Millennial meets Gen Z and change is all around.

Find out about Happy Meal on What's On Edinburgh
Henning Wehn: It’ll All Come Out In The Wash

Henning Wehn: It’ll All Come Out In The Wash

4th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Watch Henning give everything a good rinse and witness him wring sense out of the nonsensical at The Queen's Hall in August!

Find out about Henning Wehn: It’ll All Come Out In The Wash on What's On Edinburgh
Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help!

Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help!

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

There is a robot in trouble and it needs your help! An immersive, educational and hilarious spectacular suitable for ages 5+, but fun for everyone.

Find out about Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help! on What's On Edinburgh
Jimeoin: The Craic!

Jimeoin: The Craic!

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Don't miss a hilarious evening of World-class stand-up from live comedy’s internationally acclaimed Irish master Jimeoin!

Find out about Jimeoin: The Craic! on What's On Edinburgh
Kai Humphries: Mischief!

Kai Humphries: Mischief!

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Multi award-winning stand-up, podcaster and author, KaiKai Humphries bring his new show 'Mischief to the Stand Edinburgh as part of the Fringe!

Find out about Kai Humphries: Mischief! on What's On Edinburgh
Kids/Teens Metal Stamping Workshop

Kids/Teens Metal Stamping Workshop

4th August 2022

Be hands on in designing and stamping a piece of aluminium jewellery (ring, cuff, pendant) or keyring/pet tag at this workshop on 4th August!

Find out about Kids/Teens Metal Stamping Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Lady Balls Bingo

Lady Balls Bingo

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 1st December 2022

Join The Bingo Babes in the Live Room at The Three Sisters on the first Thursday of every month at 9pm!

Find out about Lady Balls Bingo on What's On Edinburgh
Late‘n’Live

Late‘n’Live

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Late‘n’Live returns in all its glory, featuring a stellar line-up of the very best acts from across the festival every night.

Find out about Late‘n’Live on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture Series August - Macbeth: A Usurper’s Fate

Lecture Series August - Macbeth: A Usurper’s Fate

4th August 2022

Historian Elizabeth Cory Lopez will delve into the roots of Macbeth, son of Findlay, and what his life, culture, reign and mythical legacy can tell us about the evolution of Scotland as a nation.

Find out about Lecture Series August - Macbeth: A Usurper’s Fate on What's On Edinburgh
Leith Social

Leith Social

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 25th August 2022

Following a sold-out run of monthly shows, Leith Social makes its Fringe debut! Live comedy, music and cabaret set in the city's favourite local hangout, the Pitt Market!

Find out about Leith Social on What's On Edinburgh
Les Quizerables

Les Quizerables

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

An interactive late-night quiz for musical theatre queens. Hosted by little Cosette Katie Prichard, Les Quizerables pits the finest Broadway brains against one another.

Find out about Les Quizerables on What's On Edinburgh
Liam Farrelly, God’s Brother-in-Law

Liam Farrelly, God’s Brother-in-Law

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Don't award winning comedian Liam Farrelly's first full-length solo show at Just The Tonic at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

Find out about Liam Farrelly, God’s Brother-in-Law on What's On Edinburgh
MANBO

MANBO

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Enjoy high energy, rip-roaring physical comedy that will blow your socks off and leave you wanting more!

Find out about MANBO on What's On Edinburgh
Mark Thomas: Black & White Preview

Mark Thomas: Black & White Preview

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Expect creative fun from one of our oldest surviving alternative comics when Mark Thomas comes to the Stand Edinburgh with a preview of his new show, Black and White as part of Edinburgh Fringe!

Find out about Mark Thomas: Black & White Preview on What's On Edinburgh
Oliver Coleman – Sublime

Oliver Coleman – Sublime

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Oliver Coleman debuted his hit solo show Poolside in 2019, touring to festivals across the country. Don’t miss his brand-new offering 'Sublime', guaranteed to make your cheeks hurt!

Find out about Oliver Coleman – Sublime on What's On Edinburgh
Paul Black: Self Care Era

Paul Black: Self Care Era

4th August 2022 - 10th August 2022

Writer/performer Paul Black brings his theatre show Self Care Era to the Fringe for the first time. From slump to spiritual awakening, Paul takes us through his 12 step guide to Self Care.

Find out about Paul Black: Self Care Era on What's On Edinburgh
Paul McCaffrey: We Go Again

Paul McCaffrey: We Go Again

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Enjoy a brand-new hour of stand-up from Paul McCaffrey, one of the best comics currently working in the UK.

Find out about Paul McCaffrey: We Go Again on What's On Edinburgh
Peppa Pig: My First Concert

Peppa Pig: My First Concert

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Join Peppa Pig at Edinburgh Festival Fringe this summer for her musical interactive show Peppa Pig: My First Concert!

Find out about Peppa Pig: My First Concert on What's On Edinburgh
Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats

Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Prehysterical is a hilarious circus show for children and parents of all ages, following three foolish Neanderthals as they struggle to survive the harsh natural world.

Find out about Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats on What's On Edinburgh
Psychodrama

Psychodrama

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A gripping, at times hilarious revenge tale about an actress in her 40’s under investigation for the murder of an auteur theatre director.

Find out about Psychodrama on What's On Edinburgh
Rob Madge: My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?)

Rob Madge: My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?)

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?) is the joyous autobiographical story of social-media sensation Rob Madge.

Find out about Rob Madge: My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?) on What's On Edinburgh
Set List: Stand-up Without a Net

Set List: Stand-up Without a Net

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Comedians are flashed a never-before-seen set list of topics and must instantly create a spontaneous and original new stand-up set, right then and there.

Find out about Set List: Stand-up Without a Net on What's On Edinburgh
Sipsmith Masterclass

Sipsmith Masterclass

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 24th August 2022

Let us take you on a journey into gin as you Sip your way through our handcrafted London Dry, Lemon Drizzle, Strawberry Smash and Zesty Orange Gins plus a cocktail on arrival and at end of the class.

Find out about Sipsmith Masterclass on What's On Edinburgh
Something About George – The George Harrison Story

Something About George – The George Harrison Story

4th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

Something About George – The George Harrison Story enjoys its Edinburgh premiere this Summer at the Fringe Festival. The show pays tribute to the man dubbed the “quiet Beatle”.

Find out about Something About George – The George Harrison Story on What's On Edinburgh
Something About Simon – The Paul Simon Story

Something About Simon – The Paul Simon Story

4th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

In this critically acclaimed show, singer-songwriter Gary Edward Jones not only recites the music of one of his idols, but also tells the unique story of Paul Simon.

Find out about Something About Simon – The Paul Simon Story on What's On Edinburgh
Spoons

Spoons

4th August 2022 - 30th August 2022

How can spoons save your relationship? Find out in this sharp, funny and touching play about a couples counsellor's revenge.

Find out about Spoons on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Music with Jackie

Summer Music with Jackie

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Come along to the Pregnancy and Parents Centre for interactive music classes for babies and toddlers!

Find out about Summer Music with Jackie on What's On Edinburgh
Tessa Asquith-Lamb: Treasures and Foxes

Tessa Asquith-Lamb: Treasures and Foxes

4th August 2022

Tessa Asquith-Lamb explains her processes in creating her beautiful artworks and shows how her collections help her create beautiful lyrical works full of symbolism, love tokens, friendship and hope.

Find out about Tessa Asquith-Lamb: Treasures and Foxes on What's On Edinburgh
The Best of Scottish Comedy

The Best of Scottish Comedy

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Talk about doing what it says on the tin! Here you go a carload of simply the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit.

Find out about The Best of Scottish Comedy on What's On Edinburgh
The Gruffalo, the Giant and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson

The Gruffalo, the Giant and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Author Julia Donaldson and a cast of four return with a brand-new show based on her much-loved books including The Smartest Giant in Town, The Singing Mermaid, The Highway Rat, and The Gruffalo.

The Last Return

The Last Return

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

One final night. One last chance. Five people queue for a ticket to the hottest show in town. All they must do is simply wait in line. But what in life is ever simple?

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The Sickening 90’s Drag Prom

The Sickening 90’s Drag Prom

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Taking you back to high school for the prom you wish you'd had, this is the party that invites you to relive your school days as you join forces with your fellow Fringe-goers.

Find out about The Sickening 90’s Drag Prom on What's On Edinburgh
The War of The Worlds

The War of The Worlds

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Brought to life by award-winning actor and writer Ross Ericson, enjoy an exciting new adaptation of HG Wells' classic story from the team behind the Fringe sell-out show Moby Dick!

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Tom GK: How To Record The Greatest Album of All Time

Tom GK: How To Record The Greatest Album of All Time

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Former Daily Telegraph music critic Tom GK has decided to record the greatest album of all time – despite the fact that he has lost most of his hearing.

Find out about Tom GK: How To Record The Greatest Album of All Time on What's On Edinburgh
Trainspotting Live

Trainspotting Live

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Direct from a global tour, this is a ticket to ride you won't soon forget. Back after five sold-out Fringe seasons, so book early!

Find out about Trainspotting Live on What's On Edinburgh
What it’s Like to be a Bird

What it’s Like to be a Bird

4th August 2022 - 25th September 2022

An exhibition of illustrations and related artworks from the book 'What it's Like to be a Bird', written by Tim Birkhead and illustrated by Catherine Rayner, comes to Scottish Ornithologists Club.

Find out about What it’s Like to be a Bird on What's On Edinburgh
Amber Topaz: Greying Still Slaying

Amber Topaz: Greying Still Slaying

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Catch this fierce, femme, fabulous, musical comedy show from the multi award-winning, international cabaret sensation Amber Topaz at the Fringe!

Find out about Amber Topaz: Greying Still Slaying on What's On Edinburgh
Biscuit Barrel: Wafering Heights

Biscuit Barrel: Wafering Heights

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Biscuit Barrel, the acclaimed hyperactive group, return to the Edinburgh Fringe with 69 sketches performed in an hour!

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Bongo’s Bingo Edinburgh

Bongo’s Bingo Edinburgh

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 26th November 2022

Bongo’s Bingo, the UK’s original bingo rave phenomenon, is back in Edinburgh at the O2 Academy!

Find out about Bongo’s Bingo Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Cameron Gibson - Mysteries; an Hour of Impossibilities

Cameron Gibson - Mysteries; an Hour of Impossibilities

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Cameron Gibson on a journey of discovery through influence, thought and imagination as he uses his unique skills of mind-reading, psychology, mystery and magic to demonstrate extraordinary feats.

Find out about Cameron Gibson - Mysteries; an Hour of Impossibilities on What's On Edinburgh
Circa: Humans 2.0

Circa: Humans 2.0

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

A tightly woven choreography of bodies, pulsing with music, Humans 2.0 is intimate, primal, and deeply engaged with the challenge of being human.

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Coburg House Summer Open Studios

Coburg House Summer Open Studios

5th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

It’s that time again - where we invite you behind the scenes of our 50+ studio doors for a Summer Open Studios Event at Coburg House in Leith from 5th - 7th August!

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Demonstration of Mediumship with Kim Moore-Cullen

Demonstration of Mediumship with Kim Moore-Cullen

5th August 2022

Join us in-Centre and experience mediumship that aims to connect us with the energy of those who have passed on.

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Doing Bits at The Three Sisters

Doing Bits at The Three Sisters

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join us at The Three Sisters Edinburgh for an evening of Fringe Variety, hosted by our fantastic Boylesque performer, Tom Harlow!

Find out about Doing Bits at The Three Sisters on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Comedy Allstars

Edinburgh Comedy Allstars

5th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

The biggest, brightest comedians at the Edinburgh Fringe all in one huge show, staged in the famous Udderbelly!

Find out about Edinburgh Comedy Allstars on What's On Edinburgh
Elliot Bibby and the Magical Beach Ball

Elliot Bibby and the Magical Beach Ball

5th August 2022 - 24th August 2022

This year, international multi award-winning magician Elliot Bibby is supported by his faithful friend Barry the Beach Ball in another captivating comedy magic show!

Find out about Elliot Bibby and the Magical Beach Ball on What's On Edinburgh
Flamenco Fiesta at The Fringe

Flamenco Fiesta at The Fringe

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Alba Flamenca bring a new show to the Fringe! Bursting with raw emotion and explosive rhythms, this fiesta of pure dance, music and intensity brings the best of a real Andalucian night.

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Foodies Festival Edinburgh

Foodies Festival Edinburgh

5th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Foodies Festival, the UK's biggest celebration of food, drink and music is returns to Inverleith Park, Edinburgh in August!

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Forth on The Fringe

Forth on The Fringe

5th August 2022 - 6th August 2022

Forth on the Fringe is our annual one stop shop for all the essential acts you need to see at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. Catch it at Edinburgh Playhouse on 5th and 6th August 2022!

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Frank Sanazi Das Vegas

Frank Sanazi Das Vegas

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Prince of Dark Comedy returns to Edinburgh with his new show, accompanied by his singing dictators The Iraq Pack and a cast of mind-blowing acts.

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Gareth Waugh: Doozy

Gareth Waugh: Doozy

5th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Don't miss the new show from Gareth Waugh, Scotland's fastest rising comedy star, as part of the Fringe!

Find out about Gareth Waugh: Doozy on What's On Edinburgh
Illicit Thrill: Close Encounters

Illicit Thrill: Close Encounters

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Fringe's shadiest late-night strip joint is back and we have missed you! Join the illicit crew as they welcome audiences back for a show that is rude, crude and nude!

Find out about Illicit Thrill: Close Encounters on What's On Edinburgh
Jo Caulfield: Bad Attitude

Jo Caulfield: Bad Attitude

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Don't miss Award-winning comedian Jo Cauldfield when she brings her show 'Bad Attitute' to the Stand Edinburgh as part of the Fringe!

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KITES

KITES

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

KITES is a fast-paced, visually striking play about the rite of passage from girlhood to womanhood in post-war Ireland, exploring gender roles, sexuality, friendship, love and rage.

Find out about KITES on What's On Edinburgh
La Clique

La Clique

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The multi-award-winning cabaret spectacular, La Clique promises to be a night of laughs, gasps, naughtiness and the best in international cabaret.

Find out about La Clique on What's On Edinburgh
Movin’ Melvin Brown: A Man, A Magic, A Music

Movin’ Melvin Brown: A Man, A Magic, A Music

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Living legend Movin’ Melvin Brown is bringing a Broadway version of his acclaimed show devoted to Black music from the 50s to the present to the Edinburgh Fringe.

Find out about Movin’ Melvin Brown: A Man, A Magic, A Music on What's On Edinburgh
Nicola Murray: The Eclectic Back Catalogue

Nicola Murray: The Eclectic Back Catalogue

5th August 2022

Nicola Murray will give an informal illustrated talk about her art practice, looking at an eclectic back-catalogue of work inspired by her interest and training in science.

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OK Let Me Explain

OK Let Me Explain

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

This is a Fringe debut for brand-new comedy improv panel show, OK, Let Me Explain, hosted by Ross Leslie. The audience picks the nightly winner and is in control of the show, kind of!

Find out about OK Let Me Explain on What's On Edinburgh
Orocco Pier presents an evening with Just John & Paul

Orocco Pier presents an evening with Just John & Paul

5th August 2022

Enjoy a 3 course meal with entertainment by Just John & Paul and DJ providing non-stop 60's dance floor fillers until midnight!

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Planetarium Lates: Dark Side of the Moon

Planetarium Lates: Dark Side of the Moon

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Inspired by the music of Pink Floyd, this dome spectacular features the 1973 album the Dark Side of the Moon in explosive surround sound.

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Planetarium Lates: Under Pressure

Planetarium Lates: Under Pressure

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

As part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, we are excited to bring you our BRAND-NEW presenter-led show, Under Pressure! Come with us as we take a deep dive into the global ocean!

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Planetarium Lates: You Are Here

Planetarium Lates: You Are Here

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Join us at Dynamic Earth for a dramatic journey to the very edge of our solar system and back!

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Prejudice and Pride

Prejudice and Pride

5th August 2022 - 22nd August 2022

Prejudice and Pride is a new folk musical comedy reimagining Jane Austen’s classic novel in modern America with gender-swapped characters.

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Ross Leslie: Massive Queue At The Tip

Ross Leslie: Massive Queue At The Tip

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Ross Leslie, five-time Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist, brings his third hour to Edinburgh, featuring jokes, laughs and cycling safety awareness.

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Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man

Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

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Sport on the Fringe

Sport on the Fringe

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Bobby Nwanze and guests this August for a new to the Fringe, a chat show with leading sports figures from across the UK!

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Stobo Castle Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse

Stobo Castle Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse

5th August 2022

Start planning the millinery masterpieces, statement designer creations and vertiginous heels as Scotland’s most glamorous racing day, Stobo Castle Ladies Day, returns to Musselburgh Racecourse!

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Sugar

Sugar

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

2021's online smash hit 'Sugar' returns to Edinburgh Festival Fringe reworked and for the first time, live!

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Taylor Swift Party

Taylor Swift Party

5th August 2022

Don't miss a night of Taylor Swift's best hits, live dancers, big visuals, HUGE prizes, Lip Sync Battles, themed cocktails and a prize for best dressed Taylor!

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The BIG LOVE Exhibition (Contemporary Street Art by SLEEK)

The BIG LOVE Exhibition (Contemporary Street Art by SLEEK)

5th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Young Scottish contemporary artist Sleek debuts an exhibition of work showcasing his street art at Queen Street Studio as part of the Festival Fringe!

The Disgraceful Club

The Disgraceful Club

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

On tour from London's Bush Hall, The Disgraceful Club is a wild Friday night of comedy hosted by the audacious queen of no shame, Grace Campbell. It's worth staying up for!

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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Following a two-year hiatus, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo returns from 5th to 27th August!

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The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Latenight comedy at its best. Eight superb showcases from Scotland’s favourite club!

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Wilf

Wilf

5th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Wilf takes audiences on a hilarious and unapologetic ride through Scotland as Calvin and Wilf attempt to escape loneliness, cope with mental illness and learn to love themselves!

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(Le) Pain

(Le) Pain

6th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

(Le) Pain, Jean-Daniel (JD) Broussé’s first solo show, is a 5 star hit involving circus, dance, storytelling, Béarnaise folklore, video, karaoke and laughter.

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Be Bop A Lula

Be Bop A Lula

6th August 2022

Be Bop a Lula, the West End smash hit comes to town in a non-stop hits tour through the legendary era of 1950s Rock‘n’Roll!

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BSL Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

BSL Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

6th August 2022

Join us at Surgeons Hall Museums on our inaugural BSL walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town on 6th August!

Circus Abyssinia: Tulu

Circus Abyssinia: Tulu

6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

After touring internationally, including a sell-out run in New York, Circus Abyssinia are thrilled to return with their greatly anticipated new show.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Philharmonia Chamber Players

Edinburgh International Festival: Philharmonia Chamber Players

6th August 2022

This intimate ensemble explores richly imagined music as part of the orchestra's residency at the International Festival.

Edinburgh International Festival: Rusalka

Edinburgh International Festival: Rusalka

6th August 2022 - 9th August 2022

A new production of Dvořák's opera featuring Natalya Romaniw comes to the International Festival, with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Douglas Boyd and Garsington Opera.

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Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

6th August 2022

Sir Donald Runnicles and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra launch the 2022 Festival with the spectacular Carmina Burana.

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Elf Lyons: Talks Dirty For An Hour

Elf Lyons: Talks Dirty For An Hour

Selected dates between 6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Award-winning comedian Elf Lyons invites you for an hour of revelry, raconteuring and comedy, which your great-grandad would consider indecent for a lady to listen to.

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Essential Trance Workshop with Kim Moore-Cullen

Essential Trance Workshop with Kim Moore-Cullen

6th August 2022

This workshop will introduce you to the basics of Trance and altered states of consciousness. Working with Kim will support and encourage the deeper states of connection.

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Fringe for Bairns

Fringe for Bairns

Selected dates between 6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Three Sisters will be hosting meet and greets for all the little ones to enjoy along with screening of their favourite films! And best of all? It's FREE.

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Ghosts of Edinburgh: Night Walk - Summer Edition

Ghosts of Edinburgh: Night Walk - Summer Edition

6th August 2022

By popular demand, the world’s biggest ghost hunt is in Edinburgh once more! Visit the most haunted places in town, hand-picked to deliver your worst nightmare!

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Hotel Paradiso

Hotel Paradiso

6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Full of hijinks and impeccable clowning, Lost in Translation will treat audiences to heart-stopping aerial, stunning floor acrobatics, and extraordinary juggling.

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King Creosote

King Creosote

6th August 2022

Scottish singer/songwriter King Creosote and his band play The Liquid Room on Saturday 6th August.

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Lloyd Langford – DILF

Lloyd Langford – DILF

6th August 2022

The Daily Mail, wasps, Anne Edmonds, Australia’s worst courier company and of course, the birth of his new child. Come and hear about Lloyd Langford's problems with all of these!

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Mervyn Stutter’s Pick of the Fringe

Mervyn Stutter’s Pick of the Fringe

6th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Mervyn Stutter and his team carefully research the Fringe and bring you live 'tasters' from seven top shows in a packed 90 minute late lunchtime extravaganza at The Pleasance!

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My Vagina’s Priceless

My Vagina’s Priceless

6th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Featuring hysterically honest tales and stunning vocals, Rosie returns to Edinburgh with her brand new show full of songs, stories and sass!

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Out East Festival

Out East Festival

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

The family friendly Out East Festival is headed your way on Saturday the 6th and Sunday 7th of August 2022 at the beautiful Dalkeith Country Park!

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Palimpsest

Palimpsest

6th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

Palimpsest is a very silly show about free will, destiny and identity from writer/actor Alex Lacey.

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Queer Theory: A Tale of 2 Titties

Queer Theory: A Tale of 2 Titties

Selected dates between 6th August 2022 - 25th August 2022

Glasgay and Edinbu**ery are finally mixing their gender fluids to present the Fringe's sassiest & sauciest cabaret ever... it's A Tale of Two Titties by Queer Theory!

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Rebel

Rebel

6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Grab your best glitter coat and dive into high octane, non-stop rock 'n' roll circus inspired by Bowie when Rebel makes its way to the Edinburgh Fringe!

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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 39 Nantwich Drive

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 39 Nantwich Drive

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

39 Nantwich Drive is a large friendly garden, run on organic principles. It includes a mini orchard, pond, mixed borders, greenhouse and a secret garden.

Smart Works Edinburgh Summer Pop Up Fashion Sale

Smart Works Edinburgh Summer Pop Up Fashion Sale

6th August 2022

Calling all fashion lovers! Join Smart Works Edinburgh on Saturday 6th August for their summer pop up fashion sale.

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So You Think You’re Funny? Competition Heats

So You Think You’re Funny? Competition Heats

6th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

See the UK's longest running and best comedy newcomer competition, So You Think You're Funny?, back for its 35th year!

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Spice Girls: Drag-A-Long

Spice Girls: Drag-A-Long

6th August 2022

Get ready to SPICE UP YOUR LIFE with 5 of Scotland's most fabulous Drag Queens in a full production SPICE GIRLS experience!

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The Beatles Were A Boyband

The Beatles Were A Boyband

6th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Scottish women's theatre company F-Bomb returns with a radical new play. The Beatles Were a Boyband is an urgent and unapologetically feminine response to misogyny. Bad vibes only.

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The Portobello Comedy Night Fringe Showcase

The Portobello Comedy Night Fringe Showcase

6th August 2022

The magnificent Patrick Monahan headlines our annual extravaganza of Edinburgh Fringe talent for the first time since 2019!

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The Tartan Titan

The Tartan Titan

6th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

The Tartan Titan inflatable assault course, the next blockbuster addition to Conifox Adventure Park, arrives this Summer!

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Tom Little Has Good Reviews So Prepare To Be Impressed

Tom Little Has Good Reviews So Prepare To Be Impressed

6th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Award-winning stand-up comedian Tom Little returns to the Edinburgh Fringe with his fifth solo show.

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Triggernometry Live

Triggernometry Live

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Triggernometry, the hit political and cultural podcast and YouTube phenomenon is in town for two nights. Join Konstantin Kisin and Francis Foster as they critique the madness of the past few years!

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Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

6th August 2022 - 7th August 2022

Scotland's biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh's Royal Highland Centre on the 6th and 7th August, it's a great day out for the family!

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Waiting for Hamlet

Waiting for Hamlet

6th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Winner of the Kenneth Branagh New Writing Award, this comedy about a tragedy sees Yorick try to stop the King making the biggest mistake of his afterlife.

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Dan Bastianelli Magician

Dan Bastianelli Magician

7th August 2022

Bring the kids along to a fun, family magic show with Magician Dan Bastianelli at Festival City Marketon on Sunday 7th August! It’s important to prebook as space is limited.

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Day of Readings with Kim Moore-Cullen

Day of Readings with Kim Moore-Cullen

7th August 2022

Kim Moore Cullen offers her service as a Medium for a day of Private Readings and Spiritual Assessments on 7th August!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Herbie Hancock

Edinburgh International Festival: Herbie Hancock

7th August 2022

Jazz legend Herbie Hancock makes his International Festival debut with a stunning performance of music spanning his 60 year career.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Philharmonia Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Philharmonia Orchestra

7th August 2022

Santtu-Matias Rouvali leads the Philharmonia in a mighty first concert, with outstanding pianist Seong-Jin Cho performing in Beethoven's Emperor Concerto.

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Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

7th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Taking place in the heart of Scotland's capital city, the third edition of Edinburgh Summer Sessions pops up against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle!

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Grey Goose Spritz Glass Painting Class

Grey Goose Spritz Glass Painting Class

7th August 2022

Join us for an afternoon of cocktails and painting at Indigo Yard as Diana Quintana guides you through creating your new favourite Spritz glass!

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Music & Migration in Georgian Edinburgh: The Story of Felix Yaniewicz

Music & Migration in Georgian Edinburgh: The Story of Felix Yaniewicz

7th August 2022 - 22nd October 2022

An exhibition telling the story of Felix Yaniewicz (1762-1848), a celebrated Polish-Lithuanian violin virtuoso, who settled in Scotland and founded the first Edinburgh music festival in 1815.

Outside In Art Week

Outside In Art Week

7th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Come along to this week of creative workshops on the theme of Outside In, led by Mousa alNana, culminating in a new participatory artwork which will be on show throughout August.

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Revive Live Tour - Baby Dave

Revive Live Tour - Baby Dave

7th August 2022

Catch Slaves frontman Isaac Holman as Baby Dave this August at Sneaky Pete's as part of Music Venue Trust and The National Lottery #revivelive tour!

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Riddemption

Riddemption

7th August 2022

As part of Scotland on Tour, the exciting initiative to support the recovery of our live music industry, Riddemption Reggae Band will play The Old Dr Bells Baths on Sunday 7th August.

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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Hunter’s Tryst

7th August 2022

Hunter’s Tryst is a well-stocked and beautifully designed, mature, medium-sized, wildlife-friendly town garden.

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Traditional Music Workshop

Traditional Music Workshop

7th August 2022

Learn how to sing traditional Scottish songs with professional musician, tutor and performer Joss Cameron at The Pianodrome on 7th August!

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Afternoon Acoustic Blues

Afternoon Acoustic Blues

8th August 2022 - 25th August 2022

Whisky Road are a highly acclaimed acoustic bluest trio and you can catch them at The Jazz Bar as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

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Ayesha Hazarika: State of the Nation - Power, Politics and Tractors

Ayesha Hazarika: State of the Nation - Power, Politics and Tractors

8th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Join Ayesha Hazarika and her daily panel of top guests from the world of comedy and politics as they crunch through the day's news with wit and wisdom.

Eco-Kidz (Yellowcraig) summer activity week for children 8-12yrs.

Eco-Kidz (Yellowcraig) summer activity week for children 8-12yrs.

8th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Are you a budding Ray Mears or Bear Grylls? Join Instinctively Wild's summer camp for a week to remember.

Edinburgh International Festival: Counting and Cracking

Edinburgh International Festival: Counting and Cracking

8th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Discover the story of one family's journey through love, heartbreak, civil war and migration to Australia in this epic multigenerational tale.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Ronald Brautigam, Esther Hoppe and Christian Poltéra

Edinburgh International Festival: Ronald Brautigam, Esther Hoppe and Christian Poltéra

8th August 2022

Revered period keyboardist Ronald Brautigam is joined by violinist Esther Hoppe and cellist Christian Poltéra for three Romantic classics of the chamber repertoire.

Edinburgh International Festival: The Pulse

Edinburgh International Festival: The Pulse

8th August 2022 - 9th August 2022

Enjoy astonishing acrobatics combine with a live choir in this jaw-dropping, pulsating performance at Edinburgh Playhouse on 8th and 9th August.

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FUNBOX present... Funky Farm!

FUNBOX present... Funky Farm!

8th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Stop horsing around, grab your wellies and get moo-vin' and groovin' as Funbox welcome you to their Funky Farm!

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Green Home Festival

Green Home Festival

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

The Green Home Festival is running from 8-12 August and involves 13 individual shows, including online and in-person, with every show free to attend.

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Handbook of Civilian Defense (What Every Loyal American Can Do To Help The United States Win The War)

Handbook of Civilian Defense (What Every Loyal American Can Do To Help The United States Win The War)

8th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

JUVENILIA at Suffolk University, Boston will be introducing an original play with music by Wesley Savick to the 75th annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August.

Jazz Emu: You Shouldn’t Have

Jazz Emu: You Shouldn’t Have

8th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Will he be able to surmount the insurmountable and get every single person in the world to like him? Or is it time for him to face the music?

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Royal Rhyme Time: Kings and keys

Royal Rhyme Time: Kings and keys

8th August 2022

200 years ago a king called George made an important visit to the Palace. Join us to hear the story of a special ceremony of the keys with some rhymes and music along the way!

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The Blossom Theatre Project: Drama Classes for 7-12 year olds

The Blossom Theatre Project: Drama Classes for 7-12 year olds

8th August 2022 - 16th October 2022

Parents, do you want to help your child grow their confidence in a fun and creative way? Then book them into these drama classes in Stockbridge, Morningside and Portobello!

The Jive Aces - UK’s No.1 Jive & Swing Band at The Edinburgh Festival

The Jive Aces - UK’s No.1 Jive & Swing Band at The Edinburgh Festival

8th August 2022 - 10th August 2022

The Jive Aces swing back into action at the Fringe, full of energy, with their trademark yellow suits!

The Libertines

The Libertines

8th August 2022

The Libertines are touring in 2022 and have a date at the O2 Academy Edinburgh on 8th August.

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The Mary Wallopers

The Mary Wallopers

8th August 2022

Irish folk band The Mary Wallopers have announced a show at The Liquid Room Edinburgh on Monday 8th August!

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Alan Davie Virtual Curator Tour

Alan Davie Virtual Curator Tour

9th August 2022

Join Alan Davie: Beginning of a Far-off World Curator Siobhan McLaughlin for an exclusive virtual tour around our new exhibition on 9th August!

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Alok

Alok

9th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

ALOK (they/them) is an internationally acclaimed writer, performer and public speaker. This is their new comedy and poetry show.

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Billy Boy

Billy Boy

9th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Billy Boy is a new solo performer show by acclaimed playwright Rosemary Jenkinson, about young bonfire builders in East Belfast.

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Edinburgh International Festival: BBC Singers

Edinburgh International Festival: BBC Singers

9th August 2022

The BBC Singers and Chief Conductor Sofi Jeannin join violinist Laura Samuel for a mystical reimagining of Vaughan Williams' 'The Lark Ascending'.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Royal Scottish National Orchestra

9th August 2022

Royal Scottish National Orchestra and conductor Elim Chan celebrate the natural world with the stunning The Tears of Nature by Chinese-born composer Tan Dun.

High School Musical Quiz

High School Musical Quiz

9th August 2022

Let your knowledge of all 3 High School Musical movies break free and together you can work, work, work the answers out with your East High worthy team!

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MR B: Twerp In Progress

MR B: Twerp In Progress

9th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

The Chap-Hop superstar returns to The Voodoo Rooms armed with beats, rhymes, manners and some small instruments for a strictly limited run of Chap-Hop recitals.

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Revive Live Tour - Cultdreams

Revive Live Tour - Cultdreams

9th August 2022

Leeds band Cultdreams will embark on a run of UK shows in 2022 as part of The National Lottery's Revive Live Tour and have a date at Sneaky Pete's on 9th August!

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Auction | Contemporary & Post-War Art // Prints & Multiples

Auction | Contemporary & Post-War Art // Prints & Multiples

10th August 2022

Lyon & Turnbull is delighted to present our Summer 2022 auction of Contemporary & Post-War Art // Prints & Multiples taking place live online and in Edinburgh on Wednesday 10th August.

Edinburgh City Korfball Club Beginners’ Session

Edinburgh City Korfball Club Beginners’ Session

Selected dates between 10th August 2022 - 31st August 2022

Edinburgh City Korfball Club is holding beginners sessions in August and all new people get all sessions free throughout the month. There's no better time to give it a try!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Anne Sofie von Otter & Brooklyn Rider

Edinburgh International Festival: Anne Sofie von Otter & Brooklyn Rider

10th August 2022

The Swedish mezzo soprano joins the vibrant string quartet for a concert that blends music by Schubert and singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright.

Edinburgh International Festival: Fidelio

Edinburgh International Festival: Fidelio

10th August 2022

Sir Donald Runnicles conducts this concert performance of Beethoven's only opera, telling a moving story of a wife's devotion and the resilience of human nature.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Medea

Edinburgh International Festival: Medea

10th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

National Theatre of Scotland brings Liz Lochhead's acclaimed adaptation of the classical Greek tragedy to Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Taraf de Caliu

Edinburgh International Festival: Taraf de Caliu

10th August 2022

The Romany folk supergroup showcase music from a tradition dating back hundreds of years.

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Shona the Musical Choir

Shona the Musical Choir

10th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

An African/Scottish group present original songs from African composer/playwright Neo Vilakazi. This critically acclaimed show comes to Edinburgh International Conference Centre in August.

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Avatar

Avatar

11th August 2022

Swedish death metal band Avatar have announced a UK tour including a night at the Liquid Room on Thursday 11th August!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Jeff Mills: Tomorrow Comes The Harvest

Edinburgh International Festival: Jeff Mills: Tomorrow Comes The Harvest

11th August 2022

Witness a hugely versatile, forward-looking, space-obsessed, electronic pioneer give one of his iconic performances.

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard

11th August 2022

One of the world’s greatest pianists covers three centuries of music in this wide-ranging solo recital.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Sharon Kam & Enrico Pace

Edinburgh International Festival: Sharon Kam & Enrico Pace

11th August 2022

Award-winning clarinettist Sharon Kam and pianist Enrico Pace explore riveting music from the clarinet's history.

Paul Zerdin: Hands Free

Paul Zerdin: Hands Free

11th August 2022 - 17th August 2022

The America's Got Talent winner Paul Zerdin brings his latest smash-hit show to Edinburgh for the first time.

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Dean Owens: From Leith to Tucson

Dean Owens: From Leith to Tucson

12th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Dean Owens is a spellbinding live performer, armed with a searingly soulful voice, skilfully crafted songs and earworm-inducing melodies.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Chineke! Chamber Ensemble & William Barton

Edinburgh International Festival: Chineke! Chamber Ensemble & William Barton

12th August 2022

Chineke! Chamber Ensemble returns with a concert including the European premiere of a new work by composer and digeridoo virtuoso William Barton.

Edinburgh International Festival: Windows of Displacement

Edinburgh International Festival: Windows of Displacement

12th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Connecting dance, spoken word and song, Windows of Displacement explores the human lives entangled in politics of power and oppression.

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Ghosts in the body: just my imagination?

Ghosts in the body: just my imagination?

12th August 2022

You feel the urge to scratch your hand but there is nothing there. This type of sensation is called a ghost sensation. Come along to discover what is the purpose of these strange body feelings!

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Lindisfarne

Lindisfarne

12th August 2022

Lindisfarne marked their 50th anniversary in 2020. Join us at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh for a great opportunity to celebrate the survival of one of British folk-rock’s most original bands!

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Oh Carol! The Story Of Neil Sedaka

Oh Carol! The Story Of Neil Sedaka

12th August 2022

This talented cast and their phenomenal band take to the stage to bring you a show dedicated to celebrating these giants of the pop world.

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Outdoor Cinema Experience at Dalkeith Country Park

Outdoor Cinema Experience at Dalkeith Country Park

12th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Adventure Cinema is back with a bang and coming to Dalkeith Country Park from 12th to 14th August!

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Paper

Paper

12th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

'Paper' is an exhibition by the Scottish women's art collective 'The Abstractionistas', featuring works by artists Megan Chapman, Judith Shaylor, and Susan E. Wilson.

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Pop Bingo Disco

Pop Bingo Disco

Selected dates between 12th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Join us in the Live Room at The Three Sisters for a taste of Pop Bingo Disco - Banter, Beats and Bawless Bingo!

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Steven Moore Percussionist

Steven Moore Percussionist

12th August 2022

Performing on marimba and vibraphone, PhD student, Steven Moore brings an exciting introduction to the percussive world and you can catch him at The Parish Church of St Cuthbert on 12th August!

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The information machine in your pocket

The information machine in your pocket

12th August 2022

Today, most of us carry the world at our fingertips. Join Ian Ritchie on 12th August at The Royal Society Of Edinburgh as he describes the developments that enabled this 'information machine'.

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The Wombats

The Wombats

12th August 2022

Liverpool's The Wombats will bring their 'All The Hits!' tour to the O2 Academy Edinburgh on 12th August!

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4 Hills Experience - a hike with a twist

4 Hills Experience - a hike with a twist

13th August 2022

Join Jump Edinburgh for this challenging but beautiful way to explore Edinburgh with a friendly and supportive group on Saturday 13th August!

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ABBA Drag-A-Long

ABBA Drag-A-Long

13th August 2022

Another DRAG-TASTIC performance takes our stage this August as The Three Sisters pay tribute to ABBA and celebrate their most iconic and dance worthy tunes of all time!

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An Objectively Hilarious Show

An Objectively Hilarious Show

13th August 2022

A big old extravaganza from your new favourite production company. There'll be stars, there'll be jokes, there'll be idiots, there'll be bloody good stuff actually.

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BBQ @ The Neighbourhood

BBQ @ The Neighbourhood

Selected dates between 13th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Looking for something to do during the fringe? Want to spend time with good company and good food? Join us for a BBQ @ The Neighbourhood!

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Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Artists in Residence

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Artists in Residence

13th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Look out for our Artists in Residence: Lizzy Stewart, author of There’s a Tiger in the Garden, and botanical illustrator Sara Boccaccini Meadows.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Fiction at its Finest

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Fiction at its Finest

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

From debut novelists to giants of literature: hear from some of the world’s finest writers of fiction.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Legacies of Colonialism

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Legacies of Colonialism

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

A powerful collection of events offers different perspectives on modern civilisation and our supposedly post-colonial world.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Lost in Music

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Lost in Music

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

In this series, world-famous musicians, music journalists and writers share stories of their personal journeys through the world of music.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Mesmerising Memoirs

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Mesmerising Memoirs

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This Festival we hear from authors with extraordinary personal stories to tell. These sacred glimpses into the very different lives of others have a shared humanity at their heart.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Method in the Madness

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Method in the Madness

13th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

In this series, we welcome authors who have penned their personal mental health journeys, as well as those who offer refreshing solutions to some of the issues affecting our wellbeing today.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Playing with Books

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Playing with Books

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Embark on a theatrical journey through books: stories are brought to life through performance, music and discussion.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Poetry for the People

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Poetry for the People

13th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Whether dealing with grief, lamenting lost love, rejoicing in nature or questioning our place in the world: these poets – masters of their craft – cut to the heart.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Queer Love and Relationships

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Queer Love and Relationships

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Join us for stories of strength, joy and diversity and events which get to the heart of issues affecting the queer community across the world today.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Scotland’s Stories Now

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Scotland’s Stories Now

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Stories are entwined in Scotland’s DNA. Scotland’s stories are told by many diverse voices, bringing us new ways of understanding the world through fiction and fact.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Talent Unbound

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Talent Unbound

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Some of the UK’s sharpest comedians, actors and screenwriters take a short break from their work on stage and screen to share their newly published books with us this August.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Heart of Europe

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Heart of Europe

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

As European democracy comes under pressure once again, this series explores the histories that have shaped present culture and conflict across the continent.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The World Dissected: Political Discussions

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The World Dissected: Political Discussions

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This series examines the legacies, travesties, successes and failures of various political factions from across the globe, and the stories of those who have risked everything to resist.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Transatlantic Conversations

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Transatlantic Conversations

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

These conversations across the pond examine how contemporary literature can help us find common ground, innovative solutions and shared values. 

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Truth-Seekers: Essential History

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Truth-Seekers: Essential History

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

The historians joining us to get to the heart of our historic truths – retracing lost narratives and reflecting on the shortcomings and all-too-often devastating legacies of our distorted past.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Women Behaving Badly

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Women Behaving Badly

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

This August, we celebrate women who challenge and confront the social stigmas and residual legacies from centuries of patriarchal rule and chastisement.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Workshops

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Workshops

13th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Our popular workshops are back: get hands-on with activities, learn new skills and participate in engaging conversations.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Malcolm Martineau and Steven Osborne

Edinburgh International Festival: Malcolm Martineau and Steven Osborne

13th August 2022

Two Edinburgh pianists combine their superb abilities for the first time in a performance of visionary richness and exuberance.

Edinburgh International Festival: ROOM

Edinburgh International Festival: ROOM

13th August 2022 - 17th August 2022

Swiss artist James Thierrée returns to the International Festival with an unmissable spectacle from his physical theatre company.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Squarepusher

Edinburgh International Festival: Squarepusher

13th August 2022

The genre-defying electronic artist fuses hypnotic dance music with futuristic sounds to create an ecstatic, fast-paced performance.

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Edinburgh International Festival: The Book of Life

Edinburgh International Festival: The Book of Life

13th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

Rwandan writer & activist Kiki Katese takes to the stage with her all-female drumming group to share the powerful stories of those affected by the Rwandan genocide, in a performance filled with hope.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Vocal

Edinburgh International Festival: Vocal

13th August 2022

Enjoy a performance of Persian classical and folk music hosted by Zozan Yasar and featuring Aref Ghorbani, interspersed with conversation around the censorship of music and cultural expression.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Wayne Marshall Plays Gershwin

Edinburgh International Festival: Wayne Marshall Plays Gershwin

13th August 2022

Wayne Marshall joins Scottish Chamber Orchestra for an evening of rip-roaring tunes and joyful American classics, including Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue.

Exhibitions Out of Hours - FOOD: Recipe or Remedy

Exhibitions Out of Hours - FOOD: Recipe or Remedy

13th August 2022

On Saturday 13th August visit the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh's food history exhibition, with workshops, tours and additional exhibits!

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Free People Floral Masterclass

Free People Floral Masterclass

13th August 2022

Join us instore at Harvey Nichols, Edinburgh for a festival floral workshop in partnership with fashion-forward womenswear brand, Free People, and luxury local florist, Snapdragon!

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Glass Slippers And Silver Bullets

Glass Slippers And Silver Bullets

13th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The critically acclaimed comedy-horror pantomime "Glass Slippers and Silver Bullets" returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August!

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Needle Felting A Dog Head Portrait

Needle Felting A Dog Head Portrait

13th August 2022

HelloArt is collaborating with needle felting brand PawBaba to run this workshop on Saturday 13th August at Levels Cafe & Lounge!

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Party at the Palace

Party at the Palace

13th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

The award winning Party at The Palace will return in 2022, taking place on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August.

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Revive Live Tour - Declan Welsh & the Decadent West

Revive Live Tour - Declan Welsh & the Decadent West

13th August 2022

Declan Welsh & the Decadent West have a date at Dreadnought Rock, Bathgate on 13th August as part of the Revive Live Tour!

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Savourna Stevenson and Steve Kettley

Savourna Stevenson and Steve Kettley

13th August 2022

Clarsach virtuoso Savourna Stevenson joins forces with old friend and saxophonist Steve Kettley at Reconnect Regal Theatre on 13th August as part of Scotland on Tour! Support comes from Jasmin Jet.

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The Sneeze by Anton Chekhov, translated and adapted by Michael Frayn

The Sneeze by Anton Chekhov, translated and adapted by Michael Frayn

13th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

ATS Productions invite you to sample five of Chekhov's best, rarely performed, one-act comedic works set in Imperial Russia.

The Ticking Clock

The Ticking Clock

Selected dates between 13th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Theiya Dance Collective is premiering The Ticking Clock at the Fringe. The show explores the historical and present day relationship to the natural world in South Asian Classical Dance forms.

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The Ultimate Pickle

The Ultimate Pickle

13th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Dill on an adventure through the unexpected surprises in life in this fun and bold new play for all the family at Summerhall this August!

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While I Was Waiting by Helen Moore

While I Was Waiting by Helen Moore

13th August 2022 - 2nd September 2022

Helen Moore’s work addresses themes of how rural space is used in the modern day and the impact that humans make on the environment. Catch her exhibition at Upright Gallery from 13th August!

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Active Birth Workshop

Active Birth Workshop

14th August 2022

This active birth workshop, run by the Pregnancy and Parents Centre, helps to prepare you and your partner for labour.

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Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Black Joy

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Black Joy

14th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

From poetry and essays to fiction and memoirs, this series champions writing and writers which speak to the cultures and experiences of those within Black communities.

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Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Found in Translation

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Found in Translation

14th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

These special events championing both exquisite translated works and the role of the translator in making stories written in other languages accessible to more people and cultures across the world.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Voices of YA Literature

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Voices of YA Literature

14th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

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Edinburgh International Festival: Amber

Edinburgh International Festival: Amber

14th August 2022

An interactive performance documenting a 23-mile walk from Dungavel Detention Centre to the Home Office in Glasgow.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Coppélia

Edinburgh International Festival: Coppélia

14th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

Beloved classical ballet Coppélia is reimagined for the digital age in Scottish Ballet's darkly comic new production.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Salome

Edinburgh International Festival: Salome

14th August 2022

Celebrated Swedish soprano Malin Byström takes the title role in Strauss' one-act opera, alongside the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Edward Gardner.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Sons of Kemet

Edinburgh International Festival: Sons of Kemet

14th August 2022

A supergroup of British jazz talents, Sons of Kemet are famed for their incendiary live sets and complex, genre-bending sound.

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Impromptu Shakespeare

Impromptu Shakespeare

14th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Bard is back! With story and verse improvised in the moment, enjoy a riotous new Shakespeare play every time – performed by Impromptu Shakespeare's whip smart cast.

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Learn to Knit

Learn to Knit

14th August 2022

Sara from Castaway Knitting is running a ‘Learn to Knit’ workshop on Sunday 14th August at Festival City Market!

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Liza Pulman: The Heart of It

Liza Pulman: The Heart of It

14th August 2022

Fascinating Aida's singing star Liza Pulman takes centre stage at the Assembly George Square for one night only on Sunday 14 August with her brand-new show and album, The Heart of It!

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Musical Comedy Guide Showcase

Musical Comedy Guide Showcase

14th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join us each afternoon to see a hand-picked selection of live comedy using music – funny songs, satirical parodies and more.

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Scottish Ballet - Coppelia

Scottish Ballet - Coppelia

14th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

Scottish Ballet's innovative new production of Coppelia at the Festival Theatre Edinburgh is a deliciously dark comedy of mischief and mistaken identity, reinvented for the digital age!

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Secret Herb Garden Masterclass

Secret Herb Garden Masterclass

14th August 2022

Enjoy an introduction and tasting of Secret Garden Distillery core-range gins with founder Hamish Martin then blending your own 20cl gin with a range of freshly distilled botanicals at Indigo Yard!

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The Best Ideas Happen in the Toilet

The Best Ideas Happen in the Toilet

14th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

The Best Ideas Happen in The Toilet, by actor-writer Cláudia Saavedra, is thought-provoking and funny, but is here at the Fringe to provide comic relief, dick jokes, and some very relatable content.

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Writing workshop - Find Your Flow

Writing workshop - Find Your Flow

14th August 2022

Come along to a full-day, in-person event to tap into your creativity and discover the magic of writing as a reflective practice!

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Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Business of Books

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Business of Books

15th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

This series is dedicated to all those interested in the business of the book world, whether an established publishing professional or an avid reader with a curiosity about the book trade.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Nature of Crime

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Nature of Crime

15th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

What is it we love about crime writing? Whatever your reason, kill some time this August and get your crime-fix with some of the world’s most celebrated masters of the genre.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: We Are All Citizens

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: We Are All Citizens

15th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

This August we share some of the inspirational work of Communities project Citizen and invite you to add your stories or share a meal. 

Edinburgh International Festival: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

15th August 2022

The Bergen Philharmonic and conductor Edward Gardner bring captivating emotions to this performance featuring Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson in his Festival debut.

Edinburgh International Festival: Muster Station: Leith

Edinburgh International Festival: Muster Station: Leith

15th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Experience this immersive performance exploring themes of crisis and exile, marking the culmination of the Festival's four-year residency at Leith Academy.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet

15th August 2022

Regular visitors to the International Festival, the Takács Quartet brings music to stir and delight in a vivid and passionate performance.

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Edinburgh International Festival: The Ballad of A Great Disordered Heart

Edinburgh International Festival: The Ballad of A Great Disordered Heart

15th August 2022

Discover Edinburgh's Little Ireland in this filmic exploration of the community through traditional music at Filmhouse on 15th August!

Gearóid Farrelly: Glamour Hammer

Gearóid Farrelly: Glamour Hammer

15th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In this show Gearóid Farrelly takes a look at the litany of things in our lives that just don't quite measure up. Everything from his generic-looking cat to Shania Twain.

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George IV at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

George IV at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

15th August 2022 - 19th August 2022

Join us at The Palace of Holyroodhouse for a short talk exploring George IV’s visit to the city of Edinburgh in 1822 and discover the role the Palace played in this historic visit!

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Lost Voice Guy: Cerebral LOLsy

Lost Voice Guy: Cerebral LOLsy

15th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Following a sell-out UK tour, Lost Voice Guy returns to Edinburgh with his brand-new show - Cerebral LOLsy!

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Mark Black: Chindiana Jones

Mark Black: Chindiana Jones

15th August 2022

Stand up and comedy performer Mark Black brings his first live solo show to the Fringe!

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Sarah Sherman

Sarah Sherman

15th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

The much-anticipated Edinburgh debut of 'delightfully weird' (Vulture.com) Saturday Night Live star Sarah Sherman.

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The Bean Spillers: The Improvised Musical

The Bean Spillers: The Improvised Musical

Selected dates between 15th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Stage Award-winning Gigglemug Theatre present an improvised musical based on scandalous stories from the audience.

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The Grandmothers Grimm

The Grandmothers Grimm

15th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Grandmothers Grimm explores women’s role in the creation of the Brothers Grimm’s famous anthology. Discover a night of folk and fairy tales as you've never heard them before!

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The Political Party with Matt Forde

The Political Party with Matt Forde

Selected dates between 15th August 2022 - 22nd August 2022

Following an eight-year sold-out residency in London’s West End, Matt Forde returns to Edinburgh for two live podcasts.

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Birds of Passage in the Half Light by Kat Woods

Birds of Passage in the Half Light by Kat Woods

16th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Birds of Passage in the Half Light is a dark comedic excavation exposing the complicated relationship between Her faith and the generational impact that it has had on Her female lineage.

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Dave Johns: A Comic’s Tale

Dave Johns: A Comic’s Tale

16th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Spending well over half his life as a much-loved stand-up comic, the award-winning star of Ken Loach's I, Daniel Blake returns to Edinburgh with the show he's always wanted to do.

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Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Our Planet and Us

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Our Planet and Us

16th August 2022 - 22nd August 2022

This year meet writers who champion the natural world, from direct calls to action against climate change; to rejoicing in the beauty of the earth’s landscapes and wild inhabitants.

Edinburgh International Festival: A Wee Journey

Edinburgh International Festival: A Wee Journey

16th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Live music, choreography and storytelling combine to create a compelling exploration of migration experiences.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

16th August 2022

Edinburgh's own Dunedin Consort is joined by tenor Nicholas Mulroy for a compelling performance, with John Butt conducting.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Les Siècles

Edinburgh International Festival: Les Siècles

16th August 2022

Trailblazing period orchestra Les Siècles search for new light in Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and Lili Boulanger's Faust et Hélène.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Hayes and The Common Ground Ensemble

Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Hayes and The Common Ground Ensemble

16th August 2022

One of Ireland's most significant and accomplished fiddlers brings a Celtic element to the Leith Theatre stage.

John Bishop and Tony Pitts: Three Little Words Podcast - Presented by Amazon Music

John Bishop and Tony Pitts: Three Little Words Podcast - Presented by Amazon Music

16th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

The comedy superstar will bring a special live edition of the Amazon Exclusive podcast, Three Little Words, co-hosted with Tony Pitts, to the Gilded Balloon at this year’s festival.

Los Bitchos

Los Bitchos

16th August 2022

Catch Los Bitchos, a four-piece dance-rock band from London, when they play Summerhall Edinburgh on Tuesday 16th August!

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One-Woman Show

One-Woman Show

16th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Guardian’s #1 Comedy Show of 2021 comes to the Fringe for a limited run. A bold, irreverent, raw, moving and triumphant celebration of adjectives, this blurb will nail down nothing.

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Paddy Raff: Raff Out Loud

Paddy Raff: Raff Out Loud

16th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Don't miss the debut Fringe show from Paddy Raff, one of Ireland's fastest rising stand-ups, award-winning writer and creator and star of BBC NI sketch series The Paddy Raff Show!

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Quiz

RuPaul’s Drag Race Quiz

16th August 2022

Hosted by The Bad Boy Pub Quiz with performances from Blaze Tha Queen this show really has it all!

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The Infinity of Eight

The Infinity of Eight

16th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In this multi-sensory show, eight international artists explore the aspects of Infinity that resonate with them on a deeply personal level and influence their daily lives.

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A King’s Visit: George IV study morning

A King’s Visit: George IV study morning

17th August 2022

Join curators from Royal Collection Trust to explore George IV’s fantastic love of ceremony, including his Coronation tours to not only Scotland but also Hanover, England and Ireland!

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

17th August 2022 - 23rd August 2022

Acclaimed Edinburgh born singer-songwriter Adam Holmes is one of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene! Don't miss him live at the EICC in August!

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Appraisal

Appraisal

17th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Appraisal is a two-handed drama that follows the process of an annual work review gone horribly wrong. It's a Festival premiere by award-winning writer by Tim Marriott!

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Aquapella

Aquapella

17th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Bath's international award-winning a cappella group return for their sixth year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Auction: Scottish Works of Art & Whisky

Auction: Scottish Works of Art & Whisky

17th August 2022

Lyon & Turnbull's greatly anticipated annual Scottish Works of Art & Whisky auction returns to Edinburgh on 17th August.

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Dean Friedman - American Lullaby

Dean Friedman - American Lullaby

17th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Legendary singer/songwriter Dean Friedman, one of the pre-eminent songwriters of his generation, will be at the Edinburgh Fringe for a five-night run!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Golda Schultz and Jonathan Ware

Edinburgh International Festival: Golda Schultz and Jonathan Ware

17th August 2022

Soprano Golda Schultz and regular pianist partner Jonathan Ware perform This be her verse, a revelatory collection of songs by often-overlooked women composers.

Edinburgh International Festival: Ibn Battuta: The Traveller of Time

Edinburgh International Festival: Ibn Battuta: The Traveller of Time

17th August 2022

Journey into the unknown with musical pioneer Jordi Savall, his Hespèrion XXI ensemble and guests, in a concert inspired by the 14th-century Islamic scholar Ibn Battuta.

Edinburgh International Festival: Princess Nokia

Edinburgh International Festival: Princess Nokia

17th August 2022

Following the biggest year of her career so far, the New York rapper brings one of her searingly honest and energetic performances to Leith.

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Ferguson, Harrington, Hawkes podcast

Ferguson, Harrington, Hawkes podcast

17th August 2022 - 19th August 2022

Join Lynn (Scottish and mouthy) Neil (quiet and brooding) and the one and only Chesney Hawkes (frankly adorable) for chat, live music, temporary epiphanies, and possibly some swearing.

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Preparing for Breastfeeding Workshop

Preparing for Breastfeeding Workshop

Selected dates between 17th August 2022 - 19th October 2022

This practical, interactive workshop for parents-to-be offers information, encouragement and support to help pregnant women and partners get ready to feed their new baby.

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Raphael as Designer

Raphael as Designer

17th August 2022

Join Carol M Richardson online to learn more about Raphael’s flourishing businesses and how he became one of the most sought-after designers in Europe.

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200 years since: Walter Scott and George IV

200 years since: Walter Scott and George IV

18th August 2022

Join Learning Manger Lucy Wood to discover the friendship between a king and a novelist, and how Scott shaped the events of 1822.

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Comedy Night at the Museum

Comedy Night at the Museum

18th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join the greatest comedians from across the globe as they blur the line between arte-fact and arte-fiction in a wholly improvised set!

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Curating a (work) life blend that works for you

Curating a (work) life blend that works for you

18th August 2022

Come along to Festival City Market @ Waverley Market once the kids are back at school to learn from four panellists how they flex work to fit life.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Ibeyi

Edinburgh International Festival: Ibeyi

18th August 2022

Twin sisters weave musical influences from across the globe together with multilingual lyrics and hypnotic harmonies.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Istanbul 1710

Edinburgh International Festival: Istanbul 1710

18th August 2022

Pioneering early-music performer Jordi Savall and Hespèrion XXI shine a searching new light on 18th-century music from Istanbul's Islamic, Sephardic and Armenian traditions.

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Edinburgh International Festival: London Symphony Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: London Symphony Orchestra

18th August 2022

The LSO and Sir Simon Rattle return for a concert including the world premiere of Daniel Kidane's new piece, co-commissioned by the International Festival.

Edinburgh International Festival: Samsara

Edinburgh International Festival: Samsara

18th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Mythological storytelling brings East and West together in this moving contemporary dance duet.

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Jack Botts

Jack Botts

18th August 2022

Jack Botts has gone from chippy-turned-busker-into full time touring musician and one of the fastest growing artists in the country and you can catch him at Sneaky Pete's on 18th August!

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Kings oF The Blues

Kings oF The Blues

18th August 2022

Top Scottish blues band, Main Street Blues return to The Brunton on 18th August with their electric Blues tribute to the thee masters of the blues: BB King, Albert King and Freddie King!

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Music Medicine

Music Medicine

18th August 2022

Join Morag Innes, founder of Moving Music, in this Music Medicine workshop on 18th August at Dundas Street Gallery! It's great fun, with easy to play instruments, drums and percussion provided.

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People, Planet, Pint: Sustainability Professionals Meetup - Edinburgh

People, Planet, Pint: Sustainability Professionals Meetup - Edinburgh

18th August 2022

Come and meet other business owners and professionals working in the Net Zero, BCorp and Environmental space! No agenda, workshops or webinars. Just chat over some nibbles and beers.

Spiralling Performance and Workshop

Spiralling Performance and Workshop

18th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Join artist Helen Campbell and dancer/choreographer Fionula Power on a voyage of discovery through the spirals of the human body!

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The Other Guys

The Other Guys

18th August 2022 - 26th August 2022

After being crowned the Scottish acapella champions The Other Guys are making a triumphant return to Edinburgh to show their award winning moves, beatboxing, and side splitting parodies.

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Up the Junction - RHMC Charity All Dayer

Up the Junction - RHMC Charity All Dayer

18th August 2022

A State of Mind is proud to present Up the Junction, a live music charity event in aid of Ronald McDonald House Charity, taking place at The Old Dr Bells Baths, Leith on 18th August!

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Deaf Rave

Deaf Rave

19th August 2022

Deaf Rave, the organisation that provides live entertainment with music, sign songs and visual performances, has unveiled dates for its first ever Scottish showcase on 19th August at St James Quarter.

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Dinosaur Detectives: Discover Scotland’s eruptive past

Dinosaur Detectives: Discover Scotland’s eruptive past

19th August 2022

Ever wondered what creatures used to roam Scotland before humans or if Scotland’s ever actually been warm? Join this interactive workshop on 19th August to learn about Scotland’s eruptive past!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Arab Strap

Edinburgh International Festival: Arab Strap

19th August 2022

The much-loved cult indie rock duo of Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton return with their first new album in 16 years.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Australian World Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Australian World Orchestra

19th August 2022

Multi-award-winning Australian World Orchestra make their Festival debut with maestro Zubin Mehta, who returns for the first time in over 40 years.

Edinburgh International Festival: Florian Boesch and Malcolm Martineau

Edinburgh International Festival: Florian Boesch and Malcolm Martineau

19th August 2022

Join baritone Florian Boesch and pianist Malcolm Martineau for a performance of Schubert's song cycle Winterreise, charged with forceful intensity and subtle theatricality.

Edinburgh International Festival: The End of Eddy

Edinburgh International Festival: The End of Eddy

19th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Exploring the complexities and intersections of family, poverty, politics and sexuality, this adaptation brings all the urgency and relevance of Édouard Louis's novel to the stage

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Edinburgh International Festival: We Are Monchichi

Edinburgh International Festival: We Are Monchichi

19th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

This dance show for young audiences explores how we connect across cultures and languages.

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Indie Beer Scotland 2022

Indie Beer Scotland 2022

19th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Indie Beer Scotland is a brand new craft beer festival and it's coming to BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh on 19th & 20th August!

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Intercontinental: Brian Molley Quartet with Krishna Kishor

Intercontinental: Brian Molley Quartet with Krishna Kishor

19th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Music lovers will enjoy this unique mix of eastern and western music from Glasgow’s Brian Molley Quartet collaborating with world-renowned Indian Percussionist Krishna Kishor!

Music and Migration in Georgian Edinburgh

Music and Migration in Georgian Edinburgh

19th August 2022

Come along to The Georgian House on 19th August for a lecture recital by Brianna Robertson-Kirkland (soprano) with Claire Haslin (piano).

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Picturing 1822 with the Edinburgh Sketcher

Picturing 1822 with the Edinburgh Sketcher

19th August 2022

Visit some of the spaces at the Palace of Holyroodhouse that were used for George IV’s historic visit to Edinburgh. Then take inspiration to create your own sketches with the Edinburgh Sketcher!

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The Bluebells

The Bluebells

19th August 2022

Scottish band The Bluebells come to The Old Dr Bells Baths Edinburgh on Friday 19th August!

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10 Years of Hot Dub Time Machine

10 Years of Hot Dub Time Machine

20th August 2022

Celebrating 10 years, Hot Dub Time Machine returns to Edinburgh with the biggest ever party at the Royal Highland Centre in August!

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‘Pro Lithuania’: Patriotism in Exile

‘Pro Lithuania’: Patriotism in Exile

20th August 2022

Historian Robert Frost unpacks the story behind Felix Yaniewicz’s motto, and explores what it meant to be a Lithuanian patriot in exile, in a volatile time of political upheaval.

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Britney Drag-A-Long

Britney Drag-A-Long

20th August 2022

Do you love Britney Spears as much as we do? It's your lucky day. We have the ultimate Britney tribute experience lined up for all you die hard Spears super fans.

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Edinburgh International Festival: A Little Life

Edinburgh International Festival: A Little Life

20th August 2022 - 22nd August 2022

Acclaimed director Ivo van Hove adapts Hanya Yanagihara’s novel for the theatre, crafting a deeply moving performance of epic proportions.

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Edinburgh International Festival: An Untitled Love

Edinburgh International Festival: An Untitled Love

20th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Acclaimed choreographer Kyle Abraham's newest full-length work tells stories of love, solidarity and friendship against a rich score of R&B and soul music by D'Angelo.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Czech Philharmonic 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Czech Philharmonic 1

20th August 2022

Czech Philharmonic and Semyon Bychkov are joined by dazzling pianist sisters Katia and Marielle Labèque for a powerful evening of music by Martinů and Janáček.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Hebrides Ensemble with Brett Dean

Edinburgh International Festival: Hebrides Ensemble with Brett Dean

20th August 2022

The Hebrides Ensemble, one of Scotland's finest chamber music groups, collaborates with Australian violist and composer Brett Dean.

Edinburgh International Festival: Kae Tempest

Edinburgh International Festival: Kae Tempest

20th August 2022

Kae Tempest has been nominated twice for the Mercury Prize and won the Ted Hughes Award for poetry. Their new album is The Line Is A Curve.

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Funky Earring Design Workshop

Funky Earring Design Workshop

20th August 2022

This time HelloArt collaborates with Australian brand FunkyFunYou to run this Funky Earring Design Workshop on Saturday 20th August at Levels Cafe & Lounge!

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Honeyblood

Honeyblood

20th August 2022

The brilliant Honeyblood comes to Reconnect Regal Theatre on Saturday 20th August as part of Scotland On Tour!

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Kings, Keys and Kilts: Activity Day

Kings, Keys and Kilts: Activity Day

20th August 2022

At the Palace of Holyroodhouse we are celebrating 200 years since George IV’s historic visit to Edinburgh. Join us for a day of activities for the whole family to enjoy.

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Leah MacRae Weighs In

Leah MacRae Weighs In

20th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Fringe favourite Leah MacRae, the wee powerhouse from Glasgow, is back with this brand-new show. Prepare for belly laughs galore!

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Love Gorgie Farm Festival

Love Gorgie Farm Festival

20th August 2022

Join us for some fun on the farm! We will have music, a live Edinburgh's got talent show, food and drink, a raffle and much, much, more.

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Lynn Ferguson’s Storyland

Lynn Ferguson’s Storyland

20th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Award-winning Lynn Ferguson, with the help of her celebrity guests, shows how the casual tales we tell reveal who we really are.

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Punch Needle for Beginners Workshop with The Modern Crafter

Punch Needle for Beginners Workshop with The Modern Crafter

20th August 2022

Punch needle is a traditional craft for rug making. Using a punch needle tool, Rachel from The Modern Crafter will teach you this mindful technique to make your own wall hanging.

Saltire Festival: Karen Marshalsay Harp Recital

Saltire Festival: Karen Marshalsay Harp Recital

20th August 2022

Enjoy Scottish harp music at its best from Karen Marshalsay, a master of traditional Scottish harp music, at the Saltire Society on 20th August as part of the Saltire Festival!

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Sloss & Humphries on the Road - Live podcast

Sloss & Humphries on the Road - Live podcast

20th August 2022

Daniel Sloss and Kai Humphries have been friends almost as long as they've been comedians. Now they tour the world making themselves and strangers laugh!

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Talent show at Love Gorgie Farm Festival

Talent show at Love Gorgie Farm Festival

20th August 2022

Love Gorgie Farm is looking for people to take part in their talent show on the farm on August 20th.

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Tarbrax Summer Festival

Tarbrax Summer Festival

20th August 2022

Don't miss a fantastic day and night event at Tarbrax Summer Festival on Saturday 20th August!

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That Tie Dye Place at Ocean Terminal Market

That Tie Dye Place at Ocean Terminal Market

Selected dates between 20th August 2022 - 23rd October 2022

Find your next colourful wardrobe addition with That Tie Dye Place at Ocean Terminal Market!

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The Gaslight Anthem

The Gaslight Anthem

20th August 2022

The Gaslight Anthem are on a world tour in 2022 with a date at the O2 Academy Edinburgh on Saturday 20th August!

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The Glenn Miller and Big Band Spectacular

The Glenn Miller and Big Band Spectacular

20th August 2022

The Moonlight Serenade Orchestra UK’s musicians happily state that they are the hardest swinging band in the UK but don’t take our word for it, come and see for yourselves!

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The Story of Edinburgh’s First Music Festival

The Story of Edinburgh’s First Music Festival

20th August 2022

John Halliday explores the first Edinburgh music festival in 1815 and explains his Felix Yaniewicz, a Polish-Lithuanian emigré, played an instrumental role in founding the festival.

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This Old Cello Box

This Old Cello Box

20th August 2022

From Bach to The Beatles and beyond, renowned South Australian musician/songwriter William Jack presents a free (non-ticketed) multi-style cello recital in St Giles' Cathedral on 20th August!

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Armando Iannucci in conversation

Armando Iannucci in conversation

21st August 2022

Don't miss Armando Iannucci in conversation on music, migration and Scotland in the context of the exhibition Music and Migration in Georgian Edinburgh: The Story of Felix Yaniewicz!

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Dancing On Tables

Dancing On Tables

21st August 2022

Don't miss Scottish pop-rock band 'Dancing On Tables' when they play Sneaky Pete's on Sunday 21st August!

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Edinburgh Gin Gin Goblet Painting Class

Edinburgh Gin Gin Goblet Painting Class

21st August 2022

Join us for an afternoon of cocktails and painting as Diana Quintana guides you through creating your new favourite Gin & Tonic glass!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Arooj Aftab

Edinburgh International Festival: Arooj Aftab

21st August 2022

The composer and singer blends ancient Eastern music with contemporary American influences to create a transcendent sound.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Czech Philharmonic 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Czech Philharmonic 2

21st August 2022

Semyon Bychkov and the Czech Philharmonic appear together at the International Festival to play the symphonic masterpiece, Mahler's Seventh Symphony.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Detention Dialogues

Edinburgh International Festival: Detention Dialogues

21st August 2022

A series of verbatim scripts featuring the voices and powerful stories of refugees from around the world.

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Live Music

Live Music

21st August 2022

Enjoy a rare solo performance, showcasing intimate, humorous and beautiful material never heard before from Edinburgh-based Boy:48 at Dundas Street Gallery on 21st August!

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The Duncan & Judy Murray Show

The Duncan & Judy Murray Show

Selected dates between 21st August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Legendary tennis coach, Judy Murray & her son Duncan (the OTHER Murray brother) present a unique, one-off show featuring special guests and hosted by Des Clarke,

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The Healing Power of Rose

The Healing Power of Rose

21st August 2022

Join Nicola Weir at Dundas Street Gallery on 21st August and explore the strength and the use of Rose since ancient times and it's symbolism of it's healing properties!

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The Last Romantic

The Last Romantic

21st August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Last Romantic is a sprightly-sharp satire that questions the philosophies and practices of modern Hollywood.

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Ashley Brain Damage

Ashley Brain Damage

22nd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

In May 2020 Ashley was hit by a car and in a coma, had five brain surgeries and got a new titanium skull. Come on this journey with her, but don't get hit by a car!

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Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Festival Pop-up

Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Festival Pop-up

22nd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Charlotte Tilbury & H beauty this August at Charlotte's Beauty Festival pop-up!

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Edinburgh International Festival: Bruce Liu

Edinburgh International Festival: Bruce Liu

22nd August 2022

The winner of the 2021 Chopin Piano Competition, pianist Bruce Liu, makes his International Festival debut with a recital of music to astound and captivate.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Chamber Orchestra

22nd August 2022

Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti returns to Edinburgh for Bruch's sumptuous Concerto alongside the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Maxim Emelyanychev.

Jesus L’Oreal at Gilded Balloon

Jesus L’Oreal at Gilded Balloon

22nd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Halle-berry-lujah! Jesus L'Oreal, the ultimate lifestyle guru, is back with a high-octane hour of song, dance and interactive Jehovah's Fitness!

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Move Screening

Move Screening

22nd August 2022

MOVE is about migration, loss and communal healing. Weaving storytelling, choral soundscape and Gaelic song, five women portray the ebb and flow of people across the globe throughout the ages.

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ABBA Quiz

ABBA Quiz

23rd August 2022

We all know the words to Dancing Queen but how much trivia do you know about Sweden's biggest pop export? Find out if you're a Super Trouper or if you need an SOS.

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Alex G

Alex G

23rd August 2022

Alex G is coming to The Liquid Room, Edinburgh on Tuesday 23rd August for a special Fringe show!

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Calton Consort presents Songs of the Baltic Sea

Calton Consort presents Songs of the Baltic Sea

23rd August 2022

Calton Consort presents a celebration of and exploration into the exciting choral sound-world of eastern and northern Europe as part of 'Old St Paul's Music at 8' concert series at the Fringe!

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Edinburgh International Festival: as british as a watermelon

Edinburgh International Festival: as british as a watermelon

23rd August 2022 - 26th August 2022

Join queer Zimbabwean performer mandla rae for this colourful and personal exploration of childhood migration memories.

Edinburgh International Festival: Ezra Furman

Edinburgh International Festival: Ezra Furman

23rd August 2022

Exploring themes of identity, religion, political angst, love and anxiety, Furman has become an icon for the misunderstood and the oppressed.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Mahler’s Third Symphony

Edinburgh International Festival: Mahler’s Third Symphony

23rd August 2022

Thomas Søndegård conducts the RSNO, RSNO Junior Chorus and the Edinburgh Festival Chorus in Mahler's massive Third Symphony.

Edinburgh International Festival: Pavel Haas Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Pavel Haas Quartet

23rd August 2022

The Czech Pavel Haas Quartet is revered for its infectious passion and intuitive rapport. Come join them for a performance of music by Haydn, Martinů and Schubert.

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Kaye Adams - How to be 60: Live!

Kaye Adams - How to be 60: Live!

23rd August 2022 - 24th August 2022

There isn't much that scares Kaye Adams. Approaching 60 though does. However, with the help of her filter-free friend Karen, some well-known guests and most importantly, you, she might just learn.

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Meditative Drawing

Meditative Drawing

23rd August 2022

This workshop on 23rd August at Dundas Street Gallery is focused on art and wellbeing and you don’t need to have great artistic skills to participate!

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Best Of Scandinavia

Best Of Scandinavia

24th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Best of Scandinavia features the biggest names in Scandinavian stand-up. You don't want to miss the funniest comedians in Sweden, Denmark and Norway trying to be funny in English for the first time.

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Dr John Cooper Clarke: I Wanna Be Yours

Dr John Cooper Clarke: I Wanna Be Yours

24th August 2022

In celebration of his new autobiography ‘I Wanna Be Yours’, the ‘people’s poet’ Dr John Cooper Clarke’s live show comes to Edinburgh Playhouse on 24th August.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Richard Egarr & Friends

Edinburgh International Festival: Richard Egarr & Friends

24th August 2022

The British harpsichordist and conductor joins brilliant Baroque performers for a journey through the riches of European 17th-century chamber music.

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Edinburgh International Festival: Saul

Edinburgh International Festival: Saul

24th August 2022

Soloists Neal Davies and Iestyn Davies join period-instrument orchestra The English Concert for Handel's masterpiece of Baroque vocal music.

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Edinburgh International Festival: You Know We Belong Together

Edinburgh International Festival: You Know We Belong Together

24th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

A cast of actors use music, dance and video to tell their stories in this uplifting exploration of living with Down syndrome.

Rage Against The Machine

Rage Against The Machine

24th August 2022

The one and only Rage Against The Machine will take over Edinburgh's Royal Highland Centre on 24th August with support from Run The Jewels, Nova Twins and Last Internationale!

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Raphael in the Digital Age - Online Talk

Raphael in the Digital Age - Online Talk

24th August 2022

This talk is an opportunity to learn more about how exhibition creators use digital and multimedia technologies to enrich displays and to explore how they can enhance our encounters with art.

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