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the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 local government council areas. Located in Lothian on the Firth of Forth’s southern shore, it is Scotland’s second most populous city and the seventh most populous in the United Kingdom. The 2014 official population estimates are 464,990 for the city of Edinburgh, 492,680 for the local authority area

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Sep
22
Sat
Nevo Health & Beauty @ 91 Montgomery Street
Sep 22 @ 8:37 am – 9:37 am
Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

The Bier Hoose Quiz – every second Tuesday @ Bier Hoose
Sep 22 @ 12:51 pm

Do you LOVE BEER? Do you know your Dunkels from your Lambics? Well this is the quiz for you!!

As part of our 1st Birthday celebrations on 20th Feb we’ll be hosting a very special quiz night all about beer. Plus we’ll be joined by our reps from James Clay and New Wave to sample some of the best beers in the Hoose! Join us for a fun filled, beer fuelled evening with a cash pot of £50 up for grabs…

£4 entry per person

Acoustic Session with Resident Hoosemates at Bier Hoose @ Bier Hoose
Sep 22 @ 9:00 pm

Come and join in the acoustic fun with our resident Hoosemates playing some toe tapping tunes for your ears!

Sep
23
Sun
Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

Jazz Session every Sunday at Brig Below @ Brig Below
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm
Sep
24
Mon
Winter Wonderland Weddings at The Stair Arms Hotel, Pathhead @ The Stair Arms Hotel
Sep 24 all-day

40 people day and 80 evening guests 50% OFF for January, February & March 2018.

Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

The Roaming Quiz Man every 2nd Monday at Old Chain Pier @ Old Chain Pier
Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 8:15 pm

The Roaming Quiz Man at The Old Chain Pier, Newhaven. Cash Prize.

Sep
25
Tue
Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

Sep
26
Wed
Nevo Health & Beauty @ 91 Montgomery Street
Sep 26 @ 8:37 am – 9:37 am
Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

The Bier Hoose Quiz – every second Tuesday @ Bier Hoose
Sep 26 @ 12:51 pm

Do you LOVE BEER? Do you know your Dunkels from your Lambics? Well this is the quiz for you!!

As part of our 1st Birthday celebrations on 20th Feb we’ll be hosting a very special quiz night all about beer. Plus we’ll be joined by our reps from James Clay and New Wave to sample some of the best beers in the Hoose! Join us for a fun filled, beer fuelled evening with a cash pot of £50 up for grabs…

£4 entry per person

Pressure Valve Presents at The Bier Hoose @ Bier Hoose
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm

 

Pressure Valve Presents will be bringing you two evening sets from two of the best musicians on the Pressure Valve scene every week to fill your ears with loveliness!

Bar Brig Quizzes every second Wednesday with The Roaming Quiz Man @ Bar Brig
Sep 26 @ 8:00 pm

Bar Brig brings back a new fortnightly quiz to keep all those brains ticking over nicely through 2018!

5 rounds of epic questions and more. £2 entry per player which will all go into the cash pot ready to be won…. but that’s not all!

There will be a £50 Brig voucher for the winning team!!

So, the voucher plus the chance to win some cash in the special cash round just for answering some questions on a Wednesday night? Be rude not to really 😉

Book your tables with Bar Brig or through this event and keep those eyes peeled for clues and updates soon!

Sep
27
Thu
Nevo Health & Beauty @ 91 Montgomery Street
Sep 27 @ 8:37 am – 9:37 am
Live Music every Thursday with Sean Lithgow at Bar Brig @ Bar Brig
Sep 27 @ 9:02 am

Live Music Thursday 8pm – 11pm with Sean Lithgow

Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

Sep
28
Fri
Nevo Health & Beauty @ 91 Montgomery Street
Sep 28 @ 8:37 am – 9:37 am
Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 28 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

Sep
29
Sat
Nevo Health & Beauty @ 91 Montgomery Street
Sep 29 @ 8:37 am – 9:37 am
Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

Acoustic Session with Resident Hoosemates at Bier Hoose @ Bier Hoose
Sep 29 @ 9:00 pm

Come and join in the acoustic fun with our resident Hoosemates playing some toe tapping tunes for your ears!

Sep
30
Sun
Wine Deals at Bar Brig Sunday-Thursday @ Bar Brig
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am

Wine £13.95 every  Sunday to Thursday at Bar Brig.

Pub Quiz every 2nd Monday @ The Old Chain Pier
Sep 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Why not try your luck at our Pub Quiz which is held every 2nd Monday in the year.

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Aug
30
Thu
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Aug 30 – Sep 21 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Aug
31
Fri
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Aug 31 – Sep 22 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
1
Sat
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 1 – Sep 23 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
2
Sun
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 2 – Sep 24 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
3
Mon
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 3 – Sep 25 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
4
Tue
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 4 – Sep 26 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
5
Wed
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 5 – Sep 27 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
6
Thu
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 6 – Sep 28 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
7
Fri
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 7 – Sep 29 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
8
Sat
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 8 – Sep 30 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
9
Sun
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 9 – Oct 1 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
10
Mon
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 10 – Oct 2 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
11
Tue
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 11 – Oct 3 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
12
Wed
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 12 – Oct 4 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
13
Thu
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 13 – Oct 5 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
14
Fri
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 14 – Oct 6 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
15
Sat
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 15 – Oct 7 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
16
Sun
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 16 – Oct 8 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
17
Mon
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 17 – Oct 9 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
18
Tue
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 18 – Oct 10 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
19
Wed
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 19 – Oct 11 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
20
Thu
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 20 – Oct 12 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Sep
21
Fri
Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 21 – Oct 13 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Waverly (Platfrom 2) Market @ Waverly Station
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

LocalMotive Markets is an exciting market that brings variety, passion, and creativity of small local businesses under one roof at Edinburgh Waverley Station, every Friday 11am – 7pm

Make Waverley Market @ Platform 2 your Friday destination for locally made as well ethically-sourced gifts, local products and tasty foods and drinks.

Sep
22
Sat
Cancer Research UK Race For Life Pretty Muddy @ Royal Highland Centre
Sep 22 all-day
Cancer Research UK Race For Life Pretty Muddy @ Royal Highland Centre | Ingliston | Scotland | United Kingdom

Run, jog or walk. Raise £200 or £10. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Sign up for Race for Life RIGHT NOW.
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research.

Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.

So which event is for you? A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.

Want to push yourself further? Join a 10k. Or take on Pretty Muddy, an obstacle course that sees women of all abilities crawl through tunnels, bounce on space hoppers and slip down mudslides.

Whichever event you choose and whether you do it in a tutu or just an old pink t-shirt, THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

Sign up here https://raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org/
or call on 0300 123 0770

Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale @ Edinburgh Corn Exchange
Sep 22 all-day
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale @ Edinburgh Corn Exchange | Scotland | United Kingdom

The Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale returns for the 2018 season

The car boot sale will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 3rd March until November 2018 (with the exception of Sat 16th and Sun 17th March the car boot sale will not be on that weekend due to an event)

Sellers Information
Arrival is 7am – there is no need to prebook, all you need to do is turn up on the day and join the queue you will then be allocated a space shortly after arrival
Pitch fee is £13 for a car and £18 for a van
Please note the sale of food/drink, livestock and counterfeit goods is completely prohibited at the car boot sale
Closure is around 1pm on both days

Buyers Information
Arrival is 7.45am – buyers are not permitted to buy anything before this time
Buyers do not have to pay a fee to gain access to the car boot sale

Onsite Facilities
Tables can be hired on site, no clothes rails for hire
Toilets are available onsite
Free car parking for all customers
Disabled access for toilets and parking
Food and drink is available from the catering van

Edinburgh Military Tatoo @ Edinburgh Castle
Sep 22 – Oct 14 all-day

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

Marking Time @ Dundas Street Gallery
Sep 22 – Sep 29 all-day
Marking Time @ Dundas Street Gallery

This exhibition will be an exploration of the passage of time through the medium of sculpture, sundials, jewellery and drawing

Boutique Weddings at Old Chain Pier @ Old Chain Pier
Sep 22 @ 12:00 am – 12:15 am

Are you looking for an intimate venue to celebrate your big day?

Then we have the perfect place for you here at the historic Old Chain Pier. Situated in the heart of Newhaven with breathtaking views across the Forth, there is no better place to gather your friends and family and celebrate the beginning of your new life together.
Wether you are looking for a sit down meal with all the trimmings, a relaxed buffet or both, we can cater for your specific needs tailored to a budget that suits you and your family. Our beautiful conservatory has its own unique charm and can cater for up to 25 people for an intimate sit down dinner and up to 35 people for a buffet option. Or for a more lavish affair, our main bar area with panoramic views and cosy atmosphere can seat up to 45 people.
Our friendly team will look after you right through your experience from your initial booking to the big day itself and nothing is too much trouble. We can arrange a meeting for you with our head chef to discuss your catering options for your big day and work around a budget to suit your specific needs. Our staff can be on hand for as much or as little as you need to help you decorate, plan your table lay out and order of service. We also have a state of the art Sonos system which will allow you to choose your own music playlist to compliment your intimate celebration.

 

 

Live Music every Saturday at Brig Below @ 96-98 Leith Walk
Sep 22 @ 12:00 am