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Doors Open Day - Princes Street Gardens Cottage

Behind the scenes tour of one of Edinburgh’s most-well recognised houses to learn more about the Cottage and the Ross Fountain and the Quaich Project’s plans to reimagine West Princes Street Gardens as a space for all in the heart of Edinburgh. Advance booking essential via www.thequaichproject.org/whats-on
Taster sessions from community groups running in the gardens, including Tai Chi, outdoor play and nature-based crafts.
Refreshments available at the Fountain Café.

Advance booking essential

More Info: https://www.thequaichproject.org/whats-on

Future Events

  • Friends of Saughton park and Caley Halloween & Apple Event, Saughton Park

    Halloween Event includes apple bobbing, toffee apples apple pies, workshops on growing hyacinths and paperwhites and a scary Halloween walk for kids.

    More Info: https://www.friendsofsaughtonpark.org/

    1:00pm Sat 26th Oct 2019 to 5:00pm Sat 26th Oct 2019

  • Diwali 2019, The Ross Bandstand, Princes Street Gardens

    Come along to this years Diwali Celebrations, an initiative by the Lord Provost of Edinburgh to bring Diwali-Festival of Lights, the most famous Indian Festival to Edinburgh so that the mainstream community can share, participate and celebrate the Victory of Good over Evil. Dancing, music, foodstalls and lights. All welcome, free entry

    The Edinburgh Diwali parade leaves City Chambers on The Royal Mile at 2.00pm on Saturday 3 November. The programme of events on the Ross Bandstand starts at 4.15pm and the Firework Finale is at 7.00pm.

    More Info: http://www.edinburghdiwali.co.uk/

    4:00pm Sat 26th Oct 2019 to 8:30pm Sat 26th Oct 2019

  • Oktoberfest, West Princes Street Gardens

    Located in West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh Oktoberfest 2019 will transform the area into a traditional Oktoberfest with live music and great atmosphere. Go to the website for more details and look out for the Sunday Lunch special so you can let the entire family experience Bavarian culture for a day!

    More Info: http://edinburgh-oktoberfest.co.uk/

    4:00pm Wed 30th Oct 2019 to 7:30pm Sun 3rd Nov 2019