Events in Edinburgh on 23 February 2020

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 23 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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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
Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

23rd February 2020
Various Locations Edinburgh
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. Read more
Botanical Hand Embroidery Workshop

Botanical Hand Embroidery Workshop

23rd February 2020
Be inspired by nature as you spend the day in the studio learning embroidery techniques in this workshop run by The Edinburgh Sewcial Club! 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
Coolest Walk on Earth

Coolest Walk on Earth

23rd February 2020
Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a three hour guided walk to discover how the landscape of Holyrood Park has been shaped and sculpted by ice through the ages. Read more
Creative Writing Workshop in Italian Language: Di Scrittura Creativa in Lingua Italiana

Creative Writing Workshop in Italian Language: Di Scrittura Creativa in Lingua Italiana

21st February 2020 - 23rd February 2020
Black Wolf Edition & Publishing Limited is holding a creative writing workshop in Italian language at The Space Edinburgh from 21st to 23rd February. 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
Introduction to Foundational Calligraphy

Introduction to Foundational Calligraphy

23rd February 2020
Learn and practicing letter forms in the basic 'foundational' hand, in this workshop with Artist Panna Chauhan at The Arienas Collective! Read more
Jazz Sundays

Jazz Sundays

23rd February 2020
Come along and enjoy Jazz Sundays at Soderberg Pavillion, Lister Square, with live music every Sunday from 5.30pm! Read more
Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

23rd February 2020
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy! 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
Queer Death Experience

Queer Death Experience

23rd February 2020
Queer Death Experience is a monthly LGBT + friendly alternative club night at Opium Edinburgh with free entry. Read more
Schiltron!

Schiltron!

23rd February 2020
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself! Read more
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

23rd February 2020
Edinburgh New Town
A foodie heaven, creative crafts, original artwork, superb street food. Eat, meet, greet or treat - there is something for everyone! 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
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

23rd February 2020
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years. Read more
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

23rd February 2020
Round off the weekend with our comedy cocktail which has the emphasis on the chilled and the laid back. At least five acts on each bill ensure variety and great value. 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

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!
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!
Orchardhill Fusion

Orchardhill Fusion

23rd February 2020
Orchardhill Fusion is an informal, fun gathering where teenagers can enjoy some time out on a Sunday evening!
The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

23rd February 2020
Catch a wild and beautiful retelling of the classic story, The Secret Garden, at Eastwood Park Theatre on February 23rd!

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.
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.

Events in Glasgow

A Song for Maggies

A Song for Maggies

23rd February 2020
To support the good work that Maggie's does, enjoy this special concert offering a unique one-off performance of all your favourite songs by the full Farmers Choir AT Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
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.
Blochairn Car Boot Sale

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

23rd February 2020
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!
Cinema Club: Bridget Jones’s Diary

Cinema Club: Bridget Jones’s Diary

23rd February 2020
The Corinthian Club are holding another of their popular Cinema Club events on Sunday 23rd February featuring a screening of Bridget Jones's Diary!
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!
Curtain Making Masterclass

Curtain Making Masterclass

23rd February 2020
Learn how to make lined curtains to fit a pole or a rail on this masterclass from Sew Confident in Finnieston!
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!
Down Under Live

Down Under Live

22nd February 2020 - 23rd February 2020
Are you wanted Down Under? Do you want to emigrate to Australia or New Zealand? Come and find out how at Down Under Live... Scotland's biggest emigration event!
Dream Theatre

Dream Theatre

23rd February 2020
Twice Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans, Dream Theatre bring their 'An Evening With' tour to the SEC Armadillo Glasgow on Sunday 23rd February!
Foil, Arms and Hog

Foil, Arms and Hog

23rd February 2020
With over 100 million hits on YouTube, Foil, Arms and Hog are best known for their online videos, but their live show is what they are most proud of, catch Swines at the King's Theatre Glasgow!
Food Photography Workshop by Simply Pause Photography

Food Photography Workshop by Simply Pause Photography

23rd February 2020
Whether you have your own business, you are a blogger or simply want to learn something new, this workshop is designed to equip you to take better food photos for social media!
Free Face Painting at St Enochs

Free Face Painting at St Enochs

23rd February 2020
Wee ones can have their faces painted for free every Sunday from Midday to 4pm at the St Enoch Centre food court!
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!
Glasgow Potato Day

Glasgow Potato Day

23rd February 2020
Come and join Glasgow Allotments Forum at the Reidvale Centre for their annual 'Glasgow Potato Day' a fun day out for everyone to enjoy and the best start to the growing season!
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!
Hip Hop Masterclass

Hip Hop Masterclass

23rd February 2020
On Sunday 23rd February K W M Dance Events will be holding a Hip Hop Masterclass at Maryhill Community Central Halls!
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!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

23rd February 2020
Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Indigo Blue Creative Retreat

Indigo Blue Creative Retreat

22nd February 2020 - 23rd February 2020
This Indigo Blue Creative Retreat is perfect for textile artists, quilters, embroiderers and other creative minds in love with the colour blue!
Inspiring Nature Event: Snowdrop Walk

Inspiring Nature Event: Snowdrop Walk

23rd February 2020
Enjoy a guided walk through Castlemilk Park on Sunday 23rd February hunting for snowdrops and some of the park's wildlife!
Inspiring Nature Events

Inspiring Nature Events

23rd February 2020
Get inspired by nature on one of Castlemilk Park's regular events ranging from foraging for food and medicine to having breakfast with moths!
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.
Learn to Arm Knit a Giant Blanket

Learn to Arm Knit a Giant Blanket

23rd February 2020
Learn how to arm knit yourself a super cozy blanket this winter on one of Braw Wee Emporium‎'s two hour workshops!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

23rd February 2020
The Merchant Square Craft Fair & Design Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Michael Redmond’s Sunday Service

Michael Redmond’s Sunday Service

23rd February 2020
The Glasgow Stand's popular weekly Sunday show has resident Irish funnyman Michael Redmond at the helm!
Model Rail Scotland

Model Rail Scotland

21st February 2020 - 23rd February 2020
Model Rail Scotland is the biggest model railway show held in Scotland and is a must for every railway enthusiast!
Oklahoma! Boozy Brunch

Oklahoma! Boozy Brunch

23rd February 2020
The Grosvenor Cinema & Cafe's wildly popular Boozy Brunch event is back with a special screening of high-spirited musical, Oklahoma!
Ruff Dugger

Ruff Dugger

23rd February 2020
Take part in Scotland's leading obstacle, mud trail – Ruff Dugger – with your furry friend at Culzean Country Park!
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!
Sunday Jazz

Sunday Jazz

23rd February 2020
Relax and enjoy chamber jazz of the highest quality at the Tron Theatre's regular Sunday Jazz sessions!
Sweeney’s Quiz Night

Sweeney’s Quiz Night

23rd February 2020
Come down to Sweeney's on the Park on a Sunday night for their weekly quiz with a cash jackpot!
Taste of Fermentation hosted by Nourished by Nature

Taste of Fermentation hosted by Nourished by Nature

23rd February 2020
Join Nourished by Nature at Soul Food Kitchen for a fun and informative session on fermentation and it's health benefits.
The Scottish Wedding Show

The Scottish Wedding Show

22nd February 2020 - 23rd February 2020
Save the date as The Scottish Wedding Show, Scotland's largest wedding showcase, is returning to the SEC Glasgow from 22nd - 23rd February 2020!
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

Circus of Horrors 25th Anniversary

Circus of Horrors 25th Anniversary

23rd February 2020
Catch some of the greatest and most bizarre circus acts on earth as the Circus of Horrors returns to Motherwell Concert Hall with their 25th Anniversary Show!
Cyclocross

Cyclocross

23rd February 2020
South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture are delighted to be hosting their annual Cyclocross event through the beautiful trails of Chatelherault Country Park on February 23rd!
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

23rd February 2020
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market on Sundays throughout the year from 8am to 2pm!
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!
Spring Wedding Fair

Spring Wedding Fair

23rd February 2020
The team at The Bruce Hotel would like to invite you to see their stunning, large function suite situated in the heart of East Kilbride at their upcoming Spring Wedding Fair on Sunday 23rd February!
The Greatest Mess - Blantyre

The Greatest Mess - Blantyre

23rd February 2020
Join Mess Around Lanarkshire for 'The Greatest Mess Party' at TACT Community Hall, Blantyre on Sunday 23rd February!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

365: Stories and Music

365: Stories and Music

21st February 2020 - 29th February 2020
Bold, tender, full of old truths and distilled modern wit, '365: Stories and Music' is an epic built on the beauty of the miniature!
BAME Writing Masterclass with Nikesh Shukla

BAME Writing Masterclass with Nikesh Shukla

23rd February 2020
Join Nikesh Shukla, the author of books including Meatspace, Run, Riot and The Boxer, for a writing masterclass at Paisley Arts Centre!
Chitra Ramaswamy and Emily Morris: Othering Motherhood

Chitra Ramaswamy and Emily Morris: Othering Motherhood

23rd February 2020
Join Chitra Ramaswamy and Emily Morris at Paisley Arts Centre for Othering Motherhood - two very different but equally subversive accounts of pregnancy.
Jenni Fagan, Emma Jane Unsworth and Kirstin Innes: Writing Rebel Women

Jenni Fagan, Emma Jane Unsworth and Kirstin Innes: Writing Rebel Women

23rd February 2020
Join Jenni Fagan, Emma Jane Unsworth and Kirstin Innes as they discuss the politics of writing rebellious, non-conformist female protagonists.
Make Comics History

Make Comics History

23rd February 2020
Explore the different ways comics tell stories and then create your own, inspired by Paisley's history and heritage!
Natural Dyeing Workshop

Natural Dyeing Workshop

23rd February 2020
Join ReMode for a practical and absorbing day-long introduction to the wonderful world of natural dyes!
Nikesh Shukla

Nikesh Shukla

23rd February 2020
Join author Nikesh Shukla in conversation with Jay G Ying, co-founder of the BAME Scottish Writers Network, some of whom will also be performing in this event.
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!
Showcase Sunday

Showcase Sunday

23rd February 2020
Pop into Paisley Central Library on Sunday 23rd February, where a whole day of fun family activities will be taking place, challenging your preconceptions of what goes into a library!

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!
Forest School: Stories Round the Fire

Forest School: Stories Round the Fire

23rd February 2020
Build and light a fire, then listen to and participate in storytelling and story making at this outdoor activity for 8-12 year olds at Mugdock Country Park!
Hubbub

Hubbub

23rd February 2020
Join us at Macrobert Arts Centre on Sunday 23rd February for our closing event celebrating local creativity!
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.

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