Are you a running enthusiast looking for your next challenge? A rugby fan? Or looking for a mid-term break with the kids?
Here are some unmissable events happening in Edinburgh this Spring. From the world famous Edinburgh Marathon, the 6 Nations Rugby to fire festivals, there’s something for everyone. Why don’t you book your trip today?
Show your support at the Edinburgh Marathon
The annual Edinburgh Marathon will be held on the 25th and 26th of May 2019. Sign up to run, or come along and support the runners in their endeavours. Most are raising money for the many deserved charities at this momentous event. If the full marathon seems a bit out of your comfort zone, the official Edinburgh Marathon Festival also offers a half marathon, the relay, the 10k, the 5k, the 5k jnr, the 2k jnr, the 1.5k jnr, and of course the kids’ kilometre.
Fun Fact: In the past 15 years the Edinburgh Marathon Festival has given out 20,567 kg worth of medals! You want one? You know what to do…
Enjoy the Edinburgh atmosphere during the 6 Nations Rugby
It’s that time of year again for all you rugby fans! The fantastic 6 Nations Championship will be taking place early this year, with 3 matches played at Murrayfield Stadium.
Scotland v Italy: Saturday February 2nd
Scotland v Ireland: Saturday February 9th
Scotland v Wales: Saturday March 9th
Be a part of the amazing atmosphere in Edinburgh this year! Don’t worry if you won’t be booking till the last minute, we have it on good authority that there are resell tickets on offer on the days of the matches, so don’t forget to keep an eye on the Scottish Rugby website for returned tickets as they will immediately be put on sale.
Mid-term madness: Fun for the whole family
What could be better than spending a delightful mid-term break with your family in one of the world’s most beautiful cities.
Now, we all know Edinburgh is famous for its festivals, so how about the Edinburgh International Science Festival. Not only is this festival entertaining for all ages, it gives an opportunity for a great family day out filled with activities so fun, you might just forget you’re learning. This will be running from 6th-12th April 2019.
Here’s one that might spark your interest, The Beltane Fire Festival: a dynamic interpretation of an ancient Iron Age Celtic ritual to welcome the birth of Summer. This thrilling evening will not disappoint. You are welcome to chat and interact with performers as well as get involved to make it a truly unforgettable event. A spectacular evening for people of all ages. The fire festival will be held at Calton Hill, central Edinburgh on April 30th.
Appreciate the beauty of mother nature at the Royal Botanical Gardens. If you’re looking for a more calming trip away, the Royal Botanical Gardens would be ideal for you. Brimming with colourful plant life especially in Spring, this oasis of artistic delicacy is assured to give you the idyllic day out.
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Edinburgh Festival 2019 – book now!
If you can’t make it to Edinburgh in February, why not make sure you don’t miss out on the world famous Edinburgh Festival. With record breaking numbers of visitors in 2018 it’s vital you book your Edinburgh Fringe Festival accommodation now. A staple in the social calendar, with only the Olympics and the World Cup exceeding it for the number of tickets sold, visitor numbers are expected to soar this year. With 3000+ performances to choose from, your real challenge is to pick which ones you see.
We can make finding and booking a fabulous apartment for your fringe visit easy though…