Edinburgh Food Festival

Celebrate all things great in food & drink when the Edinburgh Food Festival returns to George Square Gardens!

Edinburgh Food Festival

About Edinburgh Food Festival

Edinburgh Food Festival has gone from strength to strength since its launch in 2014, hosting top industry figures such as Carina Contini, Shirley Spear, Tom Lewis, Guy Grieve and Neil Forbes. The event welcomed over 25,000 visitors in 2017.

The free Festival welcomes visitors of all ages to George Square Gardens, with stallholders offering everything from Alandas Gelato and Fish & Chips (East Lothian) to Jarvis Pickle pies (Berwickshire) and Chick & Pea street food (Edinburgh). Quenching thirsts throughout the five days are a selection popular drinks brands, including Fyne Ales from Argyll.

With quality Scottish food at the heart of it, the festival is a fantastic introduction for visitors to see just a soupçon of what Scotland’s larder has to offer.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Edinburgh Food Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Gypsy, Folk and Jazz Nights
25th January 2019
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Join us at Hendersons of Edinburgh for our free to attend "Gipsy, Folk & Jazz Night" event series, hosted by the Hendersons exclusive "September Song" formation.
Burns Ceilidh
Burns Ceilidh
25th January 2019
The Three Sisters Edinburgh, Edinburgh Old Town
Come celebrate Scotland's greatest poet in true Scottish style with a Burns Ceilidh at The Three Sisters on Friday 25th January!
Vegan Burns Night
Vegan Burns Night
25th January 2019
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Hendersons is celebrating the Great Bard himself with a vegan Burns Supper including our award winning vegan haggis, accompanied by live music and authentic vibes, on Friday 25th January.
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Burns for Beginners at Edinburgh Castle
26th Jan 2019 - 29th Jan 2019
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Come along for a light-hearted introduction to the bard and some of his works at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival
Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival
26th Jan 2019 - 27th Jan 2019
Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh New Town
Come along to the Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival for an inspirational weekend of yoga and fitness classes, guided meditations, talks and workshops.
Mary Queen of Scots - Heads Will Roll!
Mary Queen of Scots - Heads Will Roll!
26th Jan 2019 - 31st Mar 2019
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Here the tale of Mary Queen of Scots's gruesome execution in this new immersive show, part of the Edinburgh Dungeon tour.
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Rebels and Redcoats
Rebels and Redcoats
21st January 2019
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Rebels and Redcoats - Learn about the role Edinburgh Castle played in the Jacobite war and meet one of the characters from the period.
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Rebels and Redcoats
22nd January 2019
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Rebels and Redcoats - Learn about the role Edinburgh Castle played in the Jacobite war and meet one of the characters from the period.
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West Lothian Eagles Preseason Sessions
23rd January 2019
NA, West Calder
West Lothian Eagles, West Lothians only Aussie rules football club, will be running training events every Wednesday at West Calder High School and all levels and abilities are welcome.
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