Out and about in Edinburgh this Spring time
There is a great choice of events in Edinburgh this month to put a spring in your step, from outdoor exhibitions and walks to shows and live music.
A great spot for families, The Botanics is holding a spring flower show (29-30 March) and on the first Sunday of every month you can have some free fun with the kids while making a souvenir of your visit – including leaf rubbing, making a nest, and printing using materials from the gardens. Find out more www.rbge.org.uk/whats-on/family-events.
The Scottish Motorcycle Show www.scottishmotorcycleshow.com takes place at the Royal Highland Centre on Sunday 9 March and features family entertainment including stunt riders and live bands.
If you’re a foodie who loves to walk then try Eat Walk Edinburgh www.eatwalkedinburgh.co.uk - a walking tour which takes in some of the best restaurants, bars and shops in the city.
Vintage lovers won’t want to miss Vintage Nation, (http://www.judysvintagefair.co.uk/events/vintage-nation-2/) Scotland biggest vintage event, when it comes to town on Sunday 16 March. Combining vintage fashion, furniture, food, music and beauty, the event features affordable retro retail therapy with over 100 market stalls, live vintage acts and pop-up beauty and tea rooms. Doors open 12 noon – 6pm. £5 entry and Under 12s free.
And finally, if you’ve not yet seen the stunning Field of Light exhibition in St Andrew Square, it runs until late April. Well worth a visit - ideally at night!