January is over, finally! We can now look forward to a month of romance and plenty of things to do in Edinburgh...
Festivals and Events
- Manipulate Festival
26th January - 3rd February
Visual Theatre Festival produced by Puppet Animation Scotland. They champion visual theatre, puppetry and animation in Scotland.
- Edinburgh Student Arts Festival
9th February - 3rd March
Scotland's third student-run arts festival that brings together five higher education and further education institutions across the city.
- Valentine's Day
Click the link above for things to do on your ideal Valentine's weekend in Edinburgh
- Capital Sci-Fi Con
3rd - 4th February
For fans, by fans! Get your tickets now!
Music, Theatre and Comedy
- Iain Stirling
You may recognise this comedian from the voice of Love Island? Maybe you're not a Love Island fan? but he's a great Scottish comedian not to be missed!
- London Calling play The Clash
The UK's Premier Tribute to THE CLASH play their 1978 album in full.
- Electric Six
14th - 18th February
Come along to the Liquid Rooms to see this six piece American band!
- The Sound of Music
20th - 24th February
One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in this magnificent five star production to enchant the young and the young at heart.
Markets and Fairs
- Platform 2 Market, Waverley Station
Every Friday in February
The perfect way to support local small businesses
- Edinburgh Farmers Market
Every Saturday in February
Situated on Castle Terrace, it's a great spot for some Saturday strolling
- Stockbridge Market
Every Sunday in February
If you're looking to stock up for a cosy Sunday dinner, Stockbridge market will definitely have something for all
Museums, Galleries and Exhibitions
- The Art of the Future
In this striking exhibition young people from across Scotland deliver an imaginative and innovative response to this challenge.
- Wildlife Photographer of the year
Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing a global platform that showcases the natural world’s most astonishing and challenging sights for over 50 years. This is a free event.
- The Six Nations in Edinburgh
February - March
This year’s Six Nations Championship is set to be another explosive tournament showing international rugby union at its best. Scotland, England, Ireland, Wales, France and Italy will again fight it out for the prestigious title of European Champions.
Enjoy your February!