What's on in Edinburgh this January?
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Happy New Year! Lets kick off 2020 with a round-up of what’s on in Edinburgh this January:
Festivals and Events
- Burns Night
Around 25th January
Get your friends and family round to cook up some haggis, neeps and tatties & celebrate the late Scottish poet, Robert Burns.
- BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Showcasing some of the best new films from the world’s most prestigious mountain film festival.
- Giant Lanterns of China
The Giant Lanterns of China return to Edinburgh Zoo this winter. Join us for a new and exciting adventure as Scottish myths, ancient Chinese legends and incredible creatures come to life.
Music, Theatre and Comedy
- Scottish Dance Theatre
Join Scotland’s leading contemporary dance company in this extraordinary programme by two of the most internationally acclaimed choreographers of our times.
- Kaiser Chiefs
Shen Yun’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures - the five millennia of traditional Chinese culture.
- Disney's The Lion King
A Disney Classic - a multi award-winning musical is a unique theatrical experience that you will remember forever.
Markets and Fairs
- Edinburgh Farmers Market
Every Saturday in January
Situated on Castle Terrace, it's a great spot for some Saturday strolling
- Stockbridge Market
Every Sunday in January
If you're looking to stock up for a cosy Sunday dinner, Stockbridge market will definitely have something for all
Museums, Galleries and Exhibitions
- Turner in January
These works, bequeathed to the Galleries by the distinguished collector Henry Vaughan, span Turner's career, from his early topographical wash drawings to his atmospheric sketches of continental Europe in the 1830s and '40s.
Enjoy your January!
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