Spring is upon us! With the start of March we can welcome some sunny weather and crisp dry days – filled with events around Edinburgh!
Festivals and Events
- Edinburgh International Science Festival
31st March – 15th April
The two-week festival gives audiences amazing experiences through a diverse programme of innovative events.
- St Patrick's Festival
15th – 18th MarchNo one does a St Patrick's party quite like the Cowgate!
Join us over the three days of our music, comedy and table dancing festival/extravaganza, happening over 9 stages, 5 venues and multiple outdoor venues.
- Edinburgh’s Festival of Ireland
16th – 24th March
A celebration of the city's own Irish community
Music, Theatre and Comedy
- Blood Brothers
5th – 10th March
The legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences.
12th - 17th March
Don’t miss this irresistible feel-good show that will have you smiling for days - let your hair down and book now!
- George Ezra
Stopping off at Edinburgh Usher Hall on his 2018 tour!
- Russian State Ballet of Siberia's
20th - 24th March
Each night at the Edinburgh Playhouse is different, including Romeo & Juliet, Swan Lake, Cinderella and The Snow Maiden
Markets and Fairs
- Platform 2 Market, Waverley Station
Every Friday in March
The perfect way to support local small businesses
- Edinburgh Farmers Market
Every Saturday in March
Situated on Castle Terrace, it's a great spot for some Saturday strolling
- Stockbridge Market
Every Sunday in March
If you're looking to stock up for a cosy Sunday dinner, Stockbridge market will definitely have something for all
- ECE Wedding Fair
3rd – 4th March
The Edinburgh Wedding fair has been running bi-annually at the Corn Exchange since 2003. It has grown to become the largest must attend event for Brides and Grooms in the East of Scotland.
Museums, Galleries and Exhibitions
- The Art of the Future
What is the ‘art of the future’? In this striking exhibition young people from across Scotland deliver an imaginative and innovative response to this challenge.
The third instalment of NOW will feature a major survey of works by renowned British artist Jenny Saville, spanning some 25 years of the artist’s career across five rooms.
- Six Nations Rugby
An explosive tournament showing international rugby union at it's best.
- Meadows Marathon
Meadows Marathon is an annual student-organised running event held on the Meadows in Edinburgh to raise money for local, national and international charities.
Enjoy your March!