Events in Edinburgh on 17 February 2020

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 17 February 2020 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Disney’s The Lion King
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Disney’s The Lion King

5th December 2019 - 18th April 2020
The story of THE LION KING is miraculously brought to life using masks, puppets and striking costumes to tell the story of young Simba's epic adventures.
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Aqua Vitae

Aqua Vitae

17th February 2020
Henrick's Bar presents Aqua Vitae, an exciting new series of monthly whisky tastings for serious whisky enthusiasts, hosted by master distillers and industry experts. Read more
Beneath the Surface

Beneath the Surface

16th November 2019 - 1st March 2020
This exhibition features work by nine contemporary artists based in Scotland with the artworks having an economy of gesture in common - a limited tonal palette or a monochrome colour plane. Read more
Between Earth and Sky: Watercolours and Glass

Between Earth and Sky: Watercolours and Glass

9th January 2020 - 22nd February 2020
Between Earth and Sky is a new exhibition at Birch Tree Gallery featuring the work of two artists - Peter Davis (Watercolours) and Angie Packer (Glass). Read more
Chinese Oracle Bones

Chinese Oracle Bones

25th October 2019 - 29th March 2020
Discover some of the treasures within the National Museum Scotland's significant collection of oracle bones, the second largest in the world outside of China. Read more
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

14th June 2019 - 31st October 2020
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
Disney’s The Lion King

Disney’s The Lion King

5th December 2019 - 18th April 2020
The story of THE LION KING is miraculously brought to life using masks, puppets and striking costumes to tell the story of young Simba's epic adventures. Read more
Norman Hunter Artist Exhibition

Norman Hunter Artist Exhibition

2nd February 2020 - 29th February 2020
Penicuik
In February Penicuik Community Arts Association is hosting a Solo Exhibition of paintings by Biggar based emerging artist Norman Hunter. Read more
Parasites: Battle for Survival

Parasites: Battle for Survival

6th December 2019 - 19th April 2020
This exhibition will explore the fight to eliminate five tropical diseases and the role of research taking place in Scotland to do this. Read more
Pregnancy Yoga at The Yoga Room

Pregnancy Yoga at The Yoga Room

14th November 2019 - 27th February 2020
These Pregnancy Yoga classes, run by Jenny at Yoga Links, provide a calm, friendly and safe environment for you to connect to your body, your baby and your breath throughout pregnancy. Read more
Red Raw

Red Raw

17th February 2020
Red Raw, our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK. It’s your chance to see the stars of tomorrow today. Read more
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

17th February 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle. Read more
Scottish Nature Photography Awards

Scottish Nature Photography Awards

18th January 2020 - 19th February 2020
This photography exhibition at the Scottish Ornithologists Club presents the winning entries in the annual competition of Nature Photography in Scotland. Read more
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

17th February 2020
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall. Read more
Soundhouse: Dominic Waxing Lyrical

Soundhouse: Dominic Waxing Lyrical

17th February 2020
Soundhouse is delighted to be welcoming back one of Edinburgh’s most ‘individual’ musical artists, who also happens to be one of their absolute faves. Read more
Storytime at Mimi’s Bakehouse

Storytime at Mimi’s Bakehouse

14th January 2020 - 29th December 2020
Bring your little one along to Mimi's Bakehouse, Leith on Tuesdays and enjoy a story, songs and themed activities for children aged 0-5 years! Read more
Tyrannosaurs

Tyrannosaurs

24th January 2020 - 4th May 2020
The most comprehensive exhibition ever mounted on tyrannosaurs is coming to the National Museum of Scotland, bringing the latest palaeontological discoveries to life. Read more
Watch the Six Nations Live

Watch the Six Nations Live

1st February 2020 - 14th March 2020
Watch aLL of the action LIVE of the Six Nations 2020 at Biddy Mulligans, it's the perfect place to enjoy hearty food & refreshing pints without missing the fixtures! Read more
Watch the Six Nations Live

Watch the Six Nations Live

1st February 2020 - 14th March 2020
Where better to watch all the LIVE action of the Six Nations 2020 than the legendary sports bar in The Three Sisters! Read more
Where I Stand

Where I Stand

7th February 2020 - 28th February 2020
Upright Gallery opens the year with an exhibition of photographs by Michael Wildman taken during his many travels to South America. Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Book Signing with James Oswald

Book Signing with James Oswald

17th February 2020
Author James Oswald returns to The Avenue Shopping Centre to sign copies and chat about his latest book, Bury Them Deep!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

13th January 2020 - 13th December 2020
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

17th February 2020
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Foundations Into Construction

Foundations Into Construction

17th February 2020
Interested in a career in Construction? This programme from Work EastRen is designed to assist people get a job in the Construction Industry.
Macmillan East Ren Move More

Macmillan East Ren Move More

9th July 2019 - 1st February 2021
Move More is a programme of physical activity, advice and support for people at all stages of the cancer journey, contact the Macmillan East Ren team and find out how to get involved.
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Tai Chi Classes

Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Tai Chi Classes

13th January 2020 - 4th May 2020
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands run pay as you go, fun and friendly Tai Chi Classes on Monday mornings at Mearns Kirk Halls!
Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: An Adventure with Wild Orangutans

Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: An Adventure with Wild Orangutans

17th February 2020
Join the Clarkston & East Kilbride Scottish Wildlife Trust group in Busby for one of their regular evening talks on February 17th, where the topic will be 'An Adventure with Wild Orangutans'.
Share a Song and Sing Along

Share a Song and Sing Along

17th February 2020
Enjoy a good old sing-along and ‘gie it laldy’ at Share a Song and Sing Along at Giffnock or Barrhead Foundry Library!

Events in Fife

70 percent +

70 percent +

30th November 2019 - 15th March 2020
Over 70% of our planet’s surface is water and in this exhibition at Kirkcaldy Galleries two artists, Kyra Clegg and Marysia Lachowicz, explore its depths.
‘Sha Raku En’

‘Sha Raku En’

20th November 2019 - 29th February 2020
Greengate Gallery in Culross is hosting an exhibition featuring a series of paintings by local artist, Janice Headrick, inspired by the Japanese Garden at Cowden near Dollar.
Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

9th November 2019 - 13th March 2020
Blast away those winter blues with a vist to our colourful, family-friendly exhibition in Methil Heritage Centre, where we explore the wonders of the garden.
Indoor Tennis Duloch Leisure Centre

Indoor Tennis Duloch Leisure Centre

17th February 2020
Dunfermline Tennis Club is holding indoor mini tennis classes at Duloch Leisure Centre, teaching kids, age 5-8 years, the basics and how to enjoy the game through a series of fun activities.
Jennie Lee: From Lochgelly to The Lords

Jennie Lee: From Lochgelly to The Lords

6th December 2019 - 6th March 2020
A founder of The Open University, this exhibition at the Lochgelly Centre tells the fascinating story of Jennie Lee’s life, from her childhood in Lochgelly to her final years in the House of Lords.
Lines from Scotland

Lines from Scotland

9th November 2019 - 21st February 2020
The many and varied ways that Scottish artists develop and communicate ideas through drawing and physical acts of mark-making are explored by independent curator Amanda Game.

Events in Glasgow

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season

17th February 2020
A Play, A Pie and A Pint are ushering in the new decade with 20 new plays... serving up a dazzling array of comedy, drama, music and more!
Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

17th February 2020
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Clack and Yak

Clack and Yak

17th February 2020
Get those knitting needles out and enjoy a chat and a cuppa whilst knitting, sewing or crocheting something for yourself or family and friends at Platform Glasgow's Clack and Yak!
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!
Exchange Talks

Exchange Talks

17th February 2020
The Royal Conservatoire's Exchange Talks are a weekly series of public events in which members of staff share their research insights on art, society and the issues that matter to everyone!
Extraordinary Responses

Extraordinary Responses

11th January 2020 - 22nd February 2020
Project Ability's first exhibition of 2020, Extraordinary Responses, showcases work inspired by a group of artists' visits to museums across the city!
G81 Creatives - 2020 (Exhibition #1)

G81 Creatives - 2020 (Exhibition #1)

11th January 2020 - 20th February 2020
G81 Creatives, a group of photographers and digital artists from the Clydebank area, are hosting their first full members exhibition in the Backdoor Gallery between January 11th and February 20th!
Gary Delaney: Gagster’s Paradise

Gary Delaney: Gagster’s Paradise

17th February 2020
Gary Delaney is returning to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery! Catch him at the Stand Glasgow on February 17th!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Hire a Guide for a Goose Walk

Hire a Guide for a Goose Walk

1st November 2019 - 31st March 2020
Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond for an exclusive dawn or dusk goose watching experience!
John Inglis PPRSW RGI HAWI: New Collages 2016 - 2019

John Inglis PPRSW RGI HAWI: New Collages 2016 - 2019

6th February 2020 - 29th February 2020
Compass Gallery presents a new exhibition of work by artist John Inglis where he recreates remembered fragments of landscape and coast in complex compositions in watercolour and oil.
Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

17th February 2020
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Kirkintilloch BabyCafe.
Mummy Movie Night

Mummy Movie Night

17th February 2020
In the stunning surroundings of the Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel kick back and relax, enjoy a movie with some popcorn, sweet treats and a goody bag at the ultimate Mum's 'night in' night out!
Pregnancy Yoga -  6 Week Course

Pregnancy Yoga - 6 Week Course

17th February 2020
Join yoga teacher Alice Blazy-Winning for a 6 week pregnancy yoga course in the heart of Glasgow's West End!
Qi Gong Beginners Class

Qi Gong Beginners Class

17th February 2020
Learn the flowing, gentle moves of Qi Gong on these beginners classes at Partick Burgh Hall starting on February 3rd!
Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

Short Courses 2019/20 Launch

7th September 2019 - 6th September 2020
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland offer a selection of over 80 weekly and short study courses for children, young people and adults... never too early, never too late!
Stephen Ratomski: Solo Exhibition

Stephen Ratomski: Solo Exhibition

5th February 2020 - 14th April 2020
Stephen Ratomksi will present a solo exhibition of new and existing work in the Art Lovers Café in the Spring!
Whisky and Water

Whisky and Water

23rd January 2020 - 23rd February 2020
Whisky and Water at ScotlandArt is an exhibition celebrating the best of Scottish Art - just like Rabbie would want!

Events in Lanarkshire

SLLC Photography Competition Exhibition

SLLC Photography Competition Exhibition

1st February 2020 - 1st March 2020
Come and see all the winning entries from the annual SLLC Photography Competition at Chatelherault between February 1st and March 1st!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Public Skating at intu Braehead

Public Skating at intu Braehead

9th November 2019 - 1st April 2020
The festive season is just around the corner and what better way to welcome winter than ice skating at intu Braehead!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

17th February 2020
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
Stargazing Evening

Stargazing Evening

17th February 2020
Book your place on a Stargazing Evening at Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, one of the few dark sky sites!
Turning Point Scotland Music Group

Turning Point Scotland Music Group

17th February 2020
Have you got the X-factor? Have you got a talent for the tambourine? Then join Turning Point Scotland's music group held on Mondays at Paisley Indoor Bowling Club!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

A Nation of Stone

A Nation of Stone

7th September 2019 - 28th February 2020
Discover the all the diverse skills and expertise it takes to conserve our nation of stone at this exhibition in The Engine Shed!
Industry and Aesthetics

Industry and Aesthetics

18th January 2020 - 19th April 2020
The photographs exhibited in ‘Industry + Aesthetics’ aim to capture the everyday, the exceptional, the marginalised, the ignored and the undervalued within our industrial heritage.
Remembering Empire

Remembering Empire

21st November 2019 - 1st October 2020
Are you interested in recent history? Researchers in French studies at the University of Stirling have launched a new free online course called ‘Remembering Empire' and it's open to everyone.
Watercolour Classes: Painting Seasonal Flowers and Foliage

Watercolour Classes: Painting Seasonal Flowers and Foliage

17th February 2020
Learn a loose style of watercolour painting to illustrate seasonal flowers in these watercolour classes with Clare Robinson in Lecropt Kirk Hall, Bridge of Allan!

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Ash Pryce, Edinburgh Horror Festival Sell Out Performer for the last four years, returns to Edinburgh on a regular basis with his show 'Paranormal Illusionist'.
Disney’s The Lion King
The story of THE LION KING is miraculously brought to life using masks, puppets and striking costumes to tell the story of young Simba's epic adventures.
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Join the Surgeons Hall Museums on their walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town and hear tales of old Edinburgh, disease, dissection and curious methods of treatment.

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