The Festival of Politics is a populist, accessible festival set in the Scottish parliament at Holyrood, that pulls together debate, film screenings, music, food, and exhibitions (including the annual
A section of the world’s biggest scientific experiment – the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) – will be part of an interactive exhibition at Edinburgh’s Dynamic Earth star
LeithLate has expanded its format for the LeithLate15 festival with a number of different events taking place over an extended 4 month period.
The main Foodies Festival (there is also a Christmas Foodies Festival) returns to Edinburgh Inverleith Park at festival time for its 10th anniversary.
Italian food just got even more exciting as the Birra Moretti Gran Tour comes to Edinburgh for the first time for a summer of great food, beer and company.
Free films out under the stars. Grab a picnic and come along.
There is no seating provided. Please note, some of the films later in the day may not be suitable for younger audiences.
The temporary, tented village at Charlotte Square's Georgian garden, in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town, is the venue for the Edinburgh International Book Festival. Launched in 1983, the "biggest festival of the written word in the world" brings 900 or so writers, poets, thinkers, politicians, photographers and artists from 55 countries to debate, discuss, argue and inspire. The book fest includes a major programme of children's book events.
This year's Edinburgh International Book Festival takes on a globetrotting theme with a programme that Festival Director Nick Barley says is "more internati