Your guide to this weekend
Another weekend in the 'Burgh brings a whole host of exciting things to see and do. It's just as well it's a bank holiday otherwise we'd never fit it all in!
Hidden Door Festival 2018
This year's Hidden Door Festival kicks off this Friday for 10 days of music, art, theatre, film and partying into the city’s disused buildings. Edinburgh’s own Young Fathers will be taking to the stage for what will be a heady ‘homecoming’ gig.
Hidden Door Festival 2018 is at Leith Theatre and the Old State Cinema, Edinburgh, from 25 May to 03 June. hiddendoorblog.org
Meet the designer and enjoy 10% off Sheila Fleet's stunning collection...
Join Orkney-based jewellery designer Sheila Fleet at her Edinburgh store, Friday 25 May - Sunday 27 May, for the launch of her new collection Sea Motion. To celebrate the launch, Sheila is offering an exclusive 10% discount on a wide range of her designs over the three-day event.
Have a pint...
Edinburgh's Craft Beer Festival is happening at the Biscuit Factory from Friday 25 May to Sunday 27 May and, as well as seasonal, exclusive and brand new beers, there will be live music from Mogwai, Metronomy and Two Door Cinema Club. Street food will be curated by the team from The Pitt, with a one-off beer inspired menu. Tickets, £35, are available to purchase here.
4 - 6 Anderson Place Edinburgh EH6 5NP
Edinburgh International Children's Festival
Image credit: Brian Hartley
Head down to the National Museum of Scotland for the Festival Opening Weekend, 26 - 27 May, for two days of free pop-up performances, live music and storytelling. As always, this year's festival programme brings to Edinburgh some of the world's best theatre, dance, multi-media and puppetry specifically designed for young people, with nine days of inspiring shows and events across various venues throughout the city.
Edinburgh International Children's Festival runs 26 May - 03 June. For more information and tickets visit imaginate.org.uk.