Edinburgh is an amazing city - I know that's why I moved here. Its full of beauty, life and vitality but small enough to explore. It is culturally diverse with a lot to offer throughout the year - from the big art festivals to the smaller events, music, art, cinema, theatre, comedy, street performance, literature... you name it it happens here at some point throughout the year. I've set this group up to sample some of that with like-minded others in an accessible down-to-earth way. You don't have to be high brow or elitist to enjoy culture - it an experience we can all share - not just plummy aesthetes from Belgravia who go to Glyndebourne 'because it's expected' of them.

Join this group if you want to do more than "exist"; if you want to explore a cultural side to this great city - both high and low culture - we won't discriminate. Join if you know a lot about a certain subject and want to share that passion with others. Join too if you have no idea but just want to soak things up and "live". We post a range of diverse cultural events but it would be good to also hear of your ideas. We may overlap with events from other groups but that's okay, we'll just double-up and you'll get to expand your social circle even more.

If you like this group but also love movies then you'll love HBLB's sister group Edinburgh Cinema Group. We have members who belong to both. So why not join both?

Dave Wood

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 7:00 PM

    HIDDEN DOOR FESTIVAL: CHASING ICE +discussion TAKE ONE ACTION Tues 26th May

    5 Cultees attending
  • Friday, May 29, 2015 7:00 PM

    COMEDY - THE FRIDAY SHOW at The Stand Friday 29th May 2015

    4 Cultees attending
  • Monday, June 1, 2015 6:45 PM

    AN EVENING WITH AMANDA PALMER at QUEENS HALL Mon 1st Jun

    6 Cultees attending
  • Friday, June 5, 2015 7:00 PM

    HBLB is 5 - A Play and a Pint - STAND - Traverse 5th June

    12 Cultees attending
  • Sunday, June 28, 2015 2:15 PM

    Scottish Art: People, Places, Ideas

    11 Cultees attending
  • Sunday, July 19, 2015 2:00 PM

    Edinburgh Jazz Festival Carnival - Sun 19th July

    12 Cultees attending
  • Monday, August 10, 2015 7:00 PM

    GIG: SNJO - ALBA: SONGS OF SCOTLAND ft EDDI READER at QUEENS HALL Mon 10th Aug

    4 Cultees attending
  • Saturday, August 15, 2015 10:00 PM

    GIG - CAMILLE O'SULLIVAN SINGS BREL at QUEENS HALL Sat 15th Aug

    6 Cultees attending
  • Monday, August 24, 2015 7:30 PM

    EIF: MAX RICHTER - Playhouse Theatre 24th August

    1 Cultees attending
  • Friday, August 28, 2015 7:30 PM

    EIF: MURMEL MURMEL - Kings Theatre 28th August

    1 Cultees attending
  • Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00 PM

    GIG - CARA DILLON at QUEENS HALL Friday 16th Oct 2015

    3 Cultees attending
  • Saturday, October 24, 2015 2:00 PM

    Rebecca at King's Theatre, Sat 24 Oct at 2pm

    2 Cultees attending
 
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