Edinburgh in March: A Cultural Feast Awaits!

March 01, 2024

Edinburgh in March: A Cultural Feast Awaits!

March in Edinburgh: A Blend of Culture, Comedy, and Culinary Delights

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Spring is just around the corner, and Edinburgh is gearing up for a vibrant month filled with exciting events and experiences. Whether you're a local resident or a visiting explorer, March promises something for everyone.

Foodies rejoice! The month kicks off with Eat Out Edinburgh, a city-wide celebration offering mouth-watering deals and experiences throughout March. Explore the diverse culinary scene and indulge in delectable dishes at participating restaurants and bars.

For the cinephiles: The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme returns, showcasing the best of Japanese cinema with a diverse selection of films. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Japanese storytelling and discover hidden gems.

Celebrate International Women's Day with a powerful evening of poetry at UNBRIDLED. Renowned poets from across the UK will grace the stage, exploring themes of empowerment and resilience through their captivating words.

Laughter is the best medicine: The renowned comedian Clinton Baptiste headlines a night of stand-up comedy at the Charteris Centre. Prepare for an evening filled with side-splitting humour alongside rising stars of the Scottish comedy scene.

Calling all history buffs: Scotland's National Events Conference gathers industry professionals to discuss the future of events in the country. While not open to the public, it's a sign of the city's thriving events scene.

Beyond the calendar: Keep an eye out for Edinbrick 2024, a LEGO model show showcasing incredible creations, and The McDougalls: Space Adventure, a family-friendly show filled with music, magic, and laughter.

Looking for a breath of fresh air? Explore the ever-evolving beauty of Shepherd House as part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme Open Garden. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of this picturesque artist's garden.

March in Edinburgh is a vibrant tapestry woven with culinary delights, cultural gems, and opportunities for laughter and exploration. So, pack your bags, embrace the spring air, and discover the magic that awaits in Scotland's charming capital.


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Image of the Month

It's that time again, featured photo for the month of March... time to revisit the stunning photographs that captured my heart and imagination over the past few weeks.

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Throwback Image

Taken in the past, published in the present. Not this March, and maybe not this year, throwback time is space dedicated to unearthing recent or dusty memories and rediscovering forgotten gems from my photographic past. It's a chance to revisit simpler times, relive cherished moments, and maybe even cringe a little at my questionable editing choices.

There are countless other incredible photos on my site waiting to be discovered. So, keep your eyes peeled, explore my recent and featured photography galleries, and don't be afraid to share the images that move you with others. After all, the beauty of photography lies in its ability to connect us all through the universal language of visual storytelling.

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