Gung Ho 2018, The Meadows
Do the 5k and take on ten of the greatest inflatable obstacles on the planet! We have the world's largest inflatable obstacle and our finale is Europe’s biggest ever inflatable slide! You could be Gung-Ho! for BBC Children in Need, our national charity partner.
More Info: http://begung-ho.co.uk/events/inflatable-5k-run-edinburgh/
The Ultra Tour of Edinburgh is a 55km ultra run around Edinburgh accessing the roads, paths & trails as its route and in doing so taking participants on a tour of all Edinburgh has to offer. A mass start at 07:30 on the Royal Mile and the route will take in The Royal Mile, Holyrood Park, Duddingston, Craigmillar, The Inch, Blackford Hill & The Hermitage, Bradburn Valley Park, Swanston, Pentlands, Bonaly, Water of Leith, Saughton, Corstorphine Hill, Granton, Newhaven, Leith, Warriston, Stockbridge, Dean Village finishing at Murrayfield Stadium. Course available to view online.
More Info: http://www.ratrace.com/UTE
7:30am Sun 21st Oct 2018 to 5:30pm Sun 21st Oct 2018
Dusherra is one of the most popular festivals in India. Organised by the Scottish Indian Arts Forum (SIAF) to promote Indian and local Arts & Culture within Edinburgh and Scotland It is an event which is open to all with free entry and very popular amongst the community.
More Info: https://edinburghfestivalguide.co.uk/
3:00pm Sun 21st Oct 2018 to 9:00pm Sun 21st Oct 2018
The Samhuinn Fire Festival celebrates the Celtic New Year, marking the end of summer and welcoming the onset of winter. With wild drumming, acrobatics, fire-dancing and intricate costumes as dozens of volunteers act out battles between the forces of summer and winter culminating in a midnight bonfire to celebrate the start of the pagan new year.
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/beltanefiresociety/
7:30pm Wed 31st Oct 2018 to 12:00am Thu 1st Nov 2018