Year round, Gaelic Edinburgh offers music, arts and cultural events to a wide range of audiences. Whatever you are looking for, you’re likely to find it here. Festival times are particularly exciting – check out Edinburgh’s Festivals in tune with Gaelic.
For a complete schedule of all that is on see our events calendar.
|Friday 8th January
8.30 pm - late
|Bothan with Cathal McConnell
The first Bothan of 2010, with Cathal McConnell - singer and instrumentalist with Boys of the Lough - and friends! All welcome.
|The Outhouse, 12a Broughton Street Lane, EH1 3LY. Upstairs bar.
Contact 0131 557 6668
|Friday 15th January
|Launch of Edinburgh "Iomairt Cànanin"
A public information meeting to establish the Edinburgh Gaelic Forum
. The forum is to be a group of leading stakeholders in Gaelic Edinburgh who will take forward this langauge initiative led by Comunn na Gàidhlig that has been successful in reinvigoraging Gaelic in other major centres.
|The Jury’s Inn, 43 Jeffrey Street EH1 1DH.
Contact 07906 318561.
|Tuesday 19th January
A lunch-time Gaelic conversational opportunity for Gaelic speakers/learners to come together in the city for lunch & dialogue in Gaelic and to hear a brief address from a Gaelic-speaking personality about his/her activities or interests.
Supported by Bòrd na Gàidhlig's Taic Freumhan Coimhearsnachd Fund.
£10 for two courses, glass of wine, and coffee.
|Mount Royal Hotel, 53 Princes St.
Contact: 07906 318561
(u) universally accessible to all audiences, (st) simultaneous translation for Gaelic content, (g) some untranslated Gaelic content, (G) mainly or completely through Gaelic.