Every Tuesday

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20.00 - 23.00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays

The Zoom Club: Makers (8-12 years)

Thurs/Fri 4-6pm, Saturday 1-3pm Sunday 10am - 12noon

Grab a camera and start telling your own story! Think, make, create and disrupt using digital technology alongside more traditional hands-on making in our mega popular animation, photo and film... [more]

Advanced booking only, trial sessions available.

Bogha-frois: Queer Voices in Folk

Bogha-frois: Queer Voices in Folk (Scottish Gaelic for Rainbow) is a community of queer folk musicians based in Scotland and beyond. The community provides a platform for LGBTQIA+ musicians in the trad and folk arts to... [more]

Event takes place outside (covered). Tickets available in bubbles of 2 and 4.

Wednesdays & Sundays

The Zoom Club: Studio (12-16 years)

Wednesdays 4:15 - 6:15pm, Sundays 4:00 - 6:00pm

A digital arts studio designed for young people where makers, animators, photographers and film-buffs join forces to create projects with real-world outcomes. The Zoom Club Studio is Arts Award accredited and... [more]

Daily Escapes

LockedIn Edinburgh

LockedIn Edinburgh

'Locked In Edinburgh' opens at Summerhall, making it the fifth escape game in the city - but this one is unique! It's the only one themed and built around a real room. Discover for yourself the secrets hidden within... [more]

Fridays

The Zoom Club: Movers (5-8 years)

Fridays 1:15 - 3:15pm, Sundays 1-3pm

Leap into the thoroughly thrilling world of digital arts through messy play, storytelling, animation, photo and... [more]

Advanced booking only, trial sessions available.

Sat 7th, Sun 8th, Sat 14th November

Edinburgh Short Film Festival Ltd

(POSTPONED) Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2020

18:30 / 21:00

The ESFF again brings the world’s best short film to Edinburgh: your only chance to see one of the UK’s strongest short film programmes!  From Palme D’Or nominees to Sundance winners, BAFTA winners,... [more]

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED, WITH A NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED ASAP.

Wed 01 Aug 2018 - Mon 01 Jan 2046

The Demarco European Art Foundation

For over half a century Richard Demarco has been closely involved with the Edinburgh International Festival. As an artist, gallery director, conference organiser and teacher, he has been a potent force on the Scottish... [more]

Viewing available by appointment with Richard Demarco's office only

Sun 14 Nov 2021

(RESCHEDULED) Grace Petrie

19:30 - 22:30

This event has been rescheduled from 21st April 2020. Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Grace Petrie

Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes. She’s... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED (ORIGINAL DATE 21ST APRIL 2020.

The National Whisky Festival

Following popular previous editions in Edinburgh and Aberdeen, NWF will be making its way back to both Edinburgh and Glasgow year. Maintaining the format of previous festivals, these editions will each offer two... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM 5TH JUNE 2021.

The National Whisky Festival

Following popular previous editions in Edinburgh and Aberdeen, NWF will be making its way back to both Edinburgh and Glasgow year. Maintaining the format of previous festivals, these editions will each offer two... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM 5TH JUNE 2021.

Mon 06 Sep 2021

(RESCHEDULED) The Wandering Hearts

19:30 - 23:00

Harmony-laden folk-Americana on Decca... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. Please note: this show was rescheduled from 15th March 2021. All Tickets remain valid.

Wed 13 Oct 2021

Laura Veirs

19:00

Laura Veirs grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she often spent summers camping with her family, which gave her much of her songwriting inspiration. Veirs didn’t seriously listen to music until she was in... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sam Amidon

Born in 1981 and raised in Vermont by folk-musician parents, Sam Amidon sings and plays fiddle, banjo, and guitar. With his self-titled seventh album, Amidon returns to the vast reservoir of folk music with fresh... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW WAS RESCHEDULED FROM 13TH MAY 2021 - ALL TICKETS REMAIN VALID

Laura Veirs

Laura Veirs grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she often spent summers camping with her family, which gave her much of her songwriting inspiration. Veirs didn’t seriously listen to music until she was in her... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS.

Sat 26 Jun 2021 - Sun 11 Jul 2021

Elemental

10.30am–6pm every half hour

Booking is essential – only one ticket is needed per bubble. Each bubble can include maximum of 8 people. COVID Track and Trace measures will be in place at the venue. Presented by Bright Side Studios in... [more]

Sat 14 Dec 2019

Jackhammer 18th pt. 2 | with Dave Clarke & Stephen Brown

23:00 - 03:00

Jackhammer celebrate their 18th birthday across Edinburgh, and Summerhall host part 2 - featuring 2 producers and DJs that have influenced techno and everyone at Jackhammer, Dave Clarke and Stephen Brown.... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Thu 17 Mar 2022

(rescheduled) Sam Amidon

19:30 - 22:30

Born in 1981 and raised in Vermont by folk-musician parents, Sam Amidon sings and plays fiddle, banjo, and guitar. With his self-titled seventh album, Amidon returns to the vast reservoir of folk music with fresh... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. Please note: this show was rescheduled from 13th May 2021 - all tickets remain valid.

The Wandering Hearts

Harmony-laden folk-Americana on Decca... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW WAS RESCHEDULED FROM 15TH MARCH 2021. ALL TICKETS REMAIN VALID.

Rachel Sermanni

Rachel Sermanni is a Scottish based singer/songwriter that makes the mundane moments mystical: shock-positive pregnancy tests in train-station toilets, coffee machine breakages, cold river swims, the regret of not... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS.

Fri 03 Dec 2021

Rachel Sermanni

19:00 - 22:00

Rachel Sermanni is a Scottish based singer/songwriter that makes the mundane moments mystical: shock-positive pregnancy tests in train-station toilets, coffee machine breakages, cold river swims, the regret of not... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Withered Hand

Withered Hand is the songwriting moniker of Edinburgh-based Dan Willson. Since 2009, Dan has released two widely acclaimed albums - New Gods (2014) and Good News (2009) - and has toured extensively, both solo and with... [more]

Event takes place outside (covered). Tickets available in bubbles of 2 and 4.

Sat 11 Dec 2021

(RESCHEDULED) The National Whisky Festival

12:00-15:30 / 16:15 - 19:45

Following popular previous editions in Edinburgh and Aberdeen, NWF will be making its way back to both Edinburgh and Glasgow year. Maintaining the format of previous festivals, these editions will each offer two... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM 5TH JUNE 2021.

Every Wild Beast

Every Wild Beast returns to Edinburgh for a one-off solo performance by Fringe First-winning writer and storyteller, Casey Jay Andrews. The stars are empty, the moon has fallen from the sky and the mountains are full of... [more]

Contains strong language/swearing

The Transatlantic Ensemble perform Fleetwood Mac's Rumours

This Xmas (once lockdown is well & truly over) the outstanding Transatlantic Ensemble return to Summerhall Edinburgh, to perform Fleetwood Mac’s iconic Rumours album. If you’ve been lucky enough to see them... [more]

STANDING ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT VENUE WITH ANY ACCESS REQUIREMENTS.

Tue 21 Dec 2021

World Headquarters

The Transatlantic Ensemble perform Fleetwood Mac's Rumours

20:00 - 23:00

This Xmas (once lockdown is well & truly over) the outstanding Transatlantic Ensemble return to Summerhall Edinburgh, to perform Fleetwood Mac's iconic Rumours album. If you’ve been lucky enough to see them... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Taiwan Season: Fighters

Drawn from one of the most popular works of classical Chinese literature, this stylishly buoyant show by Nai-Hsuan Yang's Les Petites Choses Production is fierce fun for all ages. Introduced by a welcoming narrator,... [more]

WARNING: Strobe lighting

Pashyanti on Guitar LIVE

Drawing on a deep lifelong immersion in diverse cultures and an array of pioneering experiences, Scotland's 'musical alchemist' (World Music Report) offers a revelatory new vision for the art of solo guitar. In... [more]

Event takes place outside (covered). Tickets available in bubbles of 2 and 4.

EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT

Martin Creed Turner Prize-winning artist-performer-composer and 'punk poet' (Guardian). Warm-hearted, heart-warming, head-scratching, hair-combing talk-songs. 'Catchy punk-folk-minimalist tunes' (New York Times).... [more]

Contains strong language/swearing. Event takes place outside (covered). Tickets available in bubbles of 1, 2 and 4.