• Burns Unbroke

    Thur 25 Jan - Sat 10 March 2018

    A new contemporary multi-arts festival offering diverse creative responses to Burns. Featured are over 30 visual artists, an Alternative Burns Night, a Flyting competition, a tailor made programme of music as well as children’s performance and workshops as well as a series of Whisky Masterclasses.

  • Massaoke Hogmanay

    Fri 31 Dec 2017

    Ring in the bells with Summerhall as we team up with Massaoke this Hogmanay - A live band, a giant lyrics screen & a whole crowd of your friends singing their hearts out!

  • faUSt

    Wed 29 Nov 2017

    Seminal Krautrockers faUSt come to Edinburgh on the back of critically-lauded new record 'Fresh Air'.

  • Machine Shop

    Fri 24 + Sat 25 Nov 2017

    Deep in the basement, beneath the galleries and lecture theatres, something new fuels the boiler room and ancient incinerators. Strobe and haze through neon pipes ignite the Former Women’s Locker Room back to life. Down the corridor awaits The Machine Shop; Industrial, Disco, Dance and Techno.

  • Visual Arts

    Summerhall curates themed programmes that welcome artists from all over the world. Our Associate Exhibitions provides individuals and organisations with the opportunity to create their own exhibition

  • Nothing Ever Happens Here

    Nothing Ever Happens Here is a live music night based out of Summerhall’s Dissection Room.

  • Regular Events

    Summerhall hosts a range of regular events throughout the year.

  • Children's Programme

    Events for children and families, plus weekly activities for children aged from 0 - 16 at The Zoom Club.

  • Performance Programme

    The programming department looks after the live performance elements at Summerhall, such as Theatre, Dance, Physical Theatre and Performance Art.

  • Residents

    Summerhall is home to around 120 companies, artists, designers & more.

  • Bar & Restaurant

    With an on-site brewery and Gin distillery, it’s a bar like no other in Edinburgh.

  • Cafe & Shop

    Our cafe opens at 9am for breakfast, we also serve hot and cold lunches, cakes and pastries all day. Our eclectic shop presents a variety of original and interesting items.

  • Venue Hire

    We have an amazing variety of spaces ready to accommodate anything from 5 to 500 guests.

  • Location

    Summerhall is notably located at the east end of the Meadows park, in close proximity to George Square, The Festival Theatre.

  • Summerhall TV

    Arts channel dedicated to capturing the visually weird, the socially radical, and the artistically wonderful including Summerhall’s theatre and gallery spaces, libraries, micro-museums and archives

  • Radio Summerhall

    Radio Summerhall is art, music and culture. An independent radio station based at Summerhall the station is intended as a platform for anyone who needs an outlet to express themselves creatively.