Past Events

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Edinburgh Vegan Festival

Sunday 29th August 2021

The UK Vegan Festival is a family run, multi-award winning festival that promotes veganism throughout the UK. Their festivals have …


The Edinburgh Kilo

Sunday 1st August 2021

Come and shop TONNES of sustainable, vintage, retro & branded fashion for just £15 per kilo! You will need to …


P.A.L.S Summer Scheme

Monday 2nd August to Friday 6th August 2021

A free one-week programme of arts activities for 11 – 13 year olds, as part of the Scottish Government’s ‘Get …


The Edinburgh Kilo

Sunday 19th September 2021

Come and shop TONNES of sustainable, vintage, retro & branded fashion for just £15 per kilo! You will need to …


Gen Z: The Future is Unwritten

Thursday 17th June - Saturday 26th June 2021

In answer to the question, “can young people change the world?”, 110 young people from Strange Town’s eight youth theatre …


The Edinburgh Kilo

Sunday 13th June 2021

Come and shop TONNES of sustainable, vintage, retro & branded fashion for just £15 per kilo! You will need to …


Makers Marque

Sunday 1st March 2020

Makers Marque is more than just a market for local traders and designers. It is a chance for people to …


Jewellery Reclamation Event

Wednesday 11th March 2020

A FREE reclamation event for practical jewellers, students and jewellery groups, teaching the secrets of making money from the ‘rubbish’ …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Sunday 15th March 2020

Super Earlybird – Access at 10am – £3 (SOLD OUT) Earlybird – Access at 11am – £3 (on the door) …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Sunday 2nd February 2020

Super Earlybird – Access at 10am – £3 (buy tickets) Earlybird – Access at 11am – £3 (on the door) …


Makers Marque

Sunday 17th November 2019

Makers Marque is more than just a market for local traders and designers. It is a chance for people to …


Xmas Bruncheon

Saturday 14th December 2019

Our Christmas Arts Market Bruncheon special will kick off with MELEE foursome playing an eclectic mix of swing jazz, 1970s …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Sunday 3rd November 2019

Super Earlybird – Access at 10am – £3 (buy tickets) Earlybird – Access at 11am – £3 (on the door) General – …


Edinburgh Eco Fair

Saturday 2nd November 2019

  The Edinburgh Eco Fair is a wonderful opportunity to discover a wide variety of local green groups, businesses and …


Interior Design Masterclass

Saturday 26th October 2019

This one-day course with Interior Designer Aleksandra J. Hannah of Edinburgh-based Skela Studio will give you the skills and confidence to …


Edinburgh Zine Fair

Saturday 19th October 2019

The Edinburgh Zine Fair is a place for zine makers, artists, small presses and self-publishers to exhibit their work, exchange …


Big Swap Event

Saturday 12th October 2019

Come along to find some great clothes, toys, books, DVDs, kitchen utensils and other stuff for FREE! This family friendly …


Makers Marque

Sunday 29th September 2019

Makers Marque is more than just a market for local traders and designers. It is a chance for people to …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Sunday 15th September 2019

Super Earlybird – Access at 10am – £3 (buy tickets) Earlybird – Access at 11am – £3 (on the door) …


The Sideshow

Wednesday 21st - Saturday 24th August 2019

Omawick. A small town on the edge of a big town. A place with a rich history and a strong …



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