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What’s On In Edinburgh – May 2018

What's On In Edinburgh - May

It’s always a pleasure to be in Edinburgh during May! Cherry blossoms season is upon us and we can’t wait for the Meadows to undergo its annual explosion of pink as the cherry blossoms come into bloom. May is also known as Whisky Month here in Scotland with whisky celebrations all over the country and the World Whisky Day taking place on the 19th.

There’s always something fun happening in Edinburgh, but it seems like the month of May brings even more exciting festivals than normal. Tradfest Edinburgh, Edinburgh International Magic Festival, Scot Gin Fest, Hidden Door FestivalEdinburgh Craft Beer Festival, and Edinburgh International Tango Festival are all back and look like great fun! Keep reading to find out what other fantastic events there are to look forward to.

What’s On In Edinburgh – May 2018?

What? When? Where?
Tradfest Edinburgh 26th April – 6th May  Various Locations
Whisky Month 1th – 31st May  Various Locations
Life & Style Edinburgh 5th – 6th May  Royal Society of Edinburgh
Charity Garden Opening – Shepherd House 5th – 6th May  Shepherd House
Edinburgh International Magic Festival 11th – 19th May  Various Locations
Scot Gin Fest 12th May  The Caves
Edinburgh Antiques & Collectors Fair 12th – 13th May  Royal Highland Centre
Festival of Museums 18th – 20th May  Various Locations
Hidden Door Festival 25th May – 3rd June  Old Leith Theatre
Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival 25th – 27th May  The Biscuit Factory
Edinburgh International Tango Festival 25th – 27th May  Various Locations
Edinbrick 2018: LEGO model show 26th May  Potterrow Dome
Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 26th May – 3rd June  Various Locations
Edinburgh Marathon 27th May  Various Locations
Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain with Robert Powell and Liza Goddard  28th May – 2nd June  King’s Theatre

What a list! May sounds like it’s going to be a fantastic month.

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