July is the hottest summer month here and we are always busy shearing the sheep on the farm. The cottage gardens are at their loveliest at this time of year and the wild flowers on the hill are in full bloom.

July Availability at Eastside

Stable Cottage (sleeps 2) fully booked.

Steading Cottage (sleeps 4) fully booked.

Byre Cottage (sleeps 6) available from the 22nd - 28th July 2018.

Woodshed (sleeps 2) available from the 16th - 20th July 2018.

What's on around Edinburgh in July?

There are lots of great events in Edinburgh this month with festival season kicking off. Expect a fantastic showing of film, jazz & blues, photography and art at its best!

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

1.

Festivals

Edinburgh International Film Festival | 20th June - 1st July 2018

Retina Scottish International Photography Festival | throughout July 2018

Jazz & Blues Festival | 13th - 22nd July 2018

Dalkeith Agricultural Show | 14th July 2018

Edinburgh Art Festival | 26th July - 26th August 2018

Edinburgh Carnival & Mardi Gras | 14th July 2018

Scottish Car Show | 15th July 2018

Edinburgh Food Festival | 25th - 29th July 2018

Scotland's National Airshow | 28th July 2018

'Taste of Scotland' show and supper at Prestonfield | throughout July 2018

Summer Evening Gatherings at Jupiter Artland

Summer Evening Gatherings at Jupiter Artland

Scotland's National Airshow

Scotland's National Airshow

3.

Theatre, Comedy & Music

Peppa Pig's Adventure | 30th June - 1st July 2018

ScotFest | 6th - 7th July 2018

Chris Ramsey Live : The Just Happy To Get Out the House Tour | 14th July 2018

Moscow State Circus | 27th June - 1 July 2018

Rufus Wainwright | 2nd - 3rd July 2018

The Band : Take That's new musical | 10th - 14th July 2018

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds | 19th July 2018

4.

Sport & Charity runs

Big Fun Run | 29th July 2018

6.

Tours & events

National Museum of Scotland : Join our volunteer guides on an introductory tour and discover some highlights of the collection. | Everyday at 11.00 13.00 & 15.00

Free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland explore everything from Scotland's history to the supernatural | Everyday 15.00 - 16.00

Space Camp for families | 16th - 27th July 2018

Inside out: Edinburgh Castle by Samuel Bough - Walk and Talk | 10th July 2018

How to Draw the Human Head | 12th July 2018

NOW: A Beginner’s Guide to… Experimentation | 14th July 2018

Being Human: The Enduring Force of Rembrandt’s Imagination | 17th July 2018

Walking Tour: Robert Louis Stevenson and Edinburgh's New Town | 22nd July 2018

Move, Make, Colour, Create! Summer Fun everyday | Art for children at the Modern Art Gallery : 15th July 2018

Behind the scenes at East Fortune | 25th July 2018

Move Make Colour Create at the Modern Art Gallery

Move Make Colour Create at the Modern Art Gallery

Aerial View of Edinburgh : Alfred G Buckham (part of the' Trains Planes & Automobiles' exhibition)

Aerial View of Edinburgh : Alfred G Buckham (part of the' Trains Planes & Automobiles' exhibition)

Jenny Saville | Trace

Jenny Saville | Trace

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Summer Evening Gatherings at Jupiter Artland

Summer Evening Gatherings at Jupiter Artland

Scotland's National Airshow

Scotland's National Airshow

Move Make Colour Create at the Modern Art Gallery

Move Make Colour Create at the Modern Art Gallery

Aerial View of Edinburgh : Alfred G Buckham (part of the' Trains Planes & Automobiles' exhibition)

Aerial View of Edinburgh : Alfred G Buckham (part of the' Trains Planes & Automobiles' exhibition)

Jenny Saville | Trace

Jenny Saville | Trace

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