May Bank Holiday Edinburgh 2018

Edinburgh's May Bank Holiday weekend, without exception is a hive of quality events, with its bars, live music venues and clubs saving the best for the pre-summer extra day off work.

Techno and tech house lovers will be all over Berlin DJ &ME appearing at The Mash House on April 28th, while the always brilliant Ladies on Rotation host their all dayer and barbecue at SKY Bar, with a searing selection of disco, funk, house and soul guaranteed to fill your Bank Holiday weekend with rays of aural sunshine.

Take a look below to get loads more ideas for the May Bank Holiday weekend in Edinburgh.

2018 May Bank Holiday events near Edinburgh

Here's a huge selection of May Bank Holiday 2018 events near Edinburgh to tickle your fancy, buy your tickets quick if you're going.

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Woodland Dance Project - Spring Dance
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Woodland Dance Project - Spring Dance

Vogrie Country Park, Gorebridge

Saturday 28th Apr

12:00pm til 12:00am

Minimum Age: 18

15

The event is just outside Edinburgh this Spring, This is a new series of outdoor parties set in a st...

Karmamoi
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Karmamoi

Bannermans Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Friday 27th Apr

7:45pm til 10:45am

Minimum Age: 18

10

Awesome Italian Prog Rock

Forth Bridge Crossing
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Forth Bridge Crossing

Forth Road Bridge Administration Centre, South Queensferry

Saturday 28th Apr

2:00pm til 5:00pm

No age restrictions

FREE

Join us on our annual sponsored walk and cross one of Scotland’s most iconic structures, the F...

Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
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Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path

The Salisbury Centre, Edinburgh

Saturday 28th Apr

5:30pm til 6:30pm

Minimum Age: 14

Admission is free, donations are accepted.

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.

The Dance of Darkness: Butoh workshop
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The Dance of Darkness: Butoh workshop

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Saturday 28th Apr

1:00pm til 5:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

20 (15 concession)

Butoh is an immersive dance form originating from Japan aiming to give rise to the unique dance with...

NEHH presents... Shonen Knife
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NEHH presents... Shonen Knife

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Tuesday 1st May

8:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 16

15

Shonen Knife are a ground-breaking all-female Japanese, pop-punk rock trio formed in Osaka in 1981, ...

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Treat yourself this May Bank Holiday... 3* Luxury hotels from just £39.20 per room...

    Jurys Inn Edinburgh
    From just £39.20 per room

    Jurys Inn Edinburgh

    43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh
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    43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh

    From just £39.20 per room

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    WINNER JURYS INN HOTEL OF THE YEAR 2011/2012 The award winning Jurys Inn is ideally located next to Waverley train station, 8 miles from Edinburgh Airport and right in the heart of Edinburgh s old town.

    Radisson BLU Hotel, Edinburgh
    From just £175.00 per room
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    Radisson BLU Hotel, Edinburgh

        

    80 High Street, Edinburgh

    From just £175.00 per room

    Hotel

    On the historic Royal Mile in the heart of Edinburgh, Radisson Blu Edinburgh is a modern hotel within close proximity to Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Park, Holyrood Palace and Princes Street.

    Old Waverley Hotel
    From just £139.00 per room

    Old Waverley Hotel

    43 Princes Street, Edinburgh
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    43 Princes Street, Edinburgh

    From just £139.00 per room

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    The Old Waverley is a landmark building located in the heart of Edinburgh s vibrant city centre.

    The Howard
    From just £157.50 per room

    The Howard

    32-36 Great King Street, Edinburgh
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    32-36 Great King Street, Edinburgh

    From just £157.50 per room

    Town House Hotel

    Recently voted one of the top 25 city hotels in the world by Tripadvisor - The Howard is a gem of a small hotel.

    KM Central
    From just £89.00 per room

    KM Central

    7 Richmond Place, Edinburgh
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    7 Richmond Place, Edinburgh

    From just £89.00 per room

    Bed and Breakfast

    Located in Edinburgh s historic Old Town, the newly refurbished 3 star KM Central offers a modern and sophisticated designed accommodation only a short walk from Princes Street, Waverley Rail station and Edinburgh s Royal Mile.

    Ten Hill Place Hotel
    From just £135.00 per room
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    10 Hill Place, Edinburgh

    From just £135.00 per room

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    Ten Hill Place Hotel is one of Edinburgh s premier city centre hotels just 0.

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    Home place to legendary acts like Boards of Canada, Idlewild, Young Fathers and We Were Promised Jetpacks Edinburgh has music coursing through its veins, which is neatly reflected in the nightlife the city hosts. The Liquid Room is arguably the focal point of the city's diverse night…

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