Fri 27 Sep 2019

The Rum Festival

The Rum Festival Edinburgh

18:30 (Fri + Sat), 12:30 (Sat)

The UK's first ever travelling Rum Festival returns to Edinburgh for its 3rd year, bigger and better than ever before. Featuring over 100 rums, including some you may never have heard of and lots... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Mon 01 Jul 2019

Canada Day at The Royal Dick

12:00 - 01:00

Join us on July 1st in The Royal Dick at Summerhall to celebrate Canada Day! Having won the best Canada Day Party across Edinburgh, Glasgow, and London in 2017, The Royal Dick is back serving up a... [more]

Tue 09, Wed 10, Tue 16 & Wed 17 Apr 2019

The Science of Gin and Tonic

14:00 & 16:00

Join Pickering’s Gin Co-Founder Matt Gammell in Summerhall Distillery for an abridged insight into the science of creating the perfect Gin & Tonic! Come and experience an in-depth, fast-paced... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 06 Apr 2019

The Science of the Sesh

19:30-21:30

Join us for an evening of delicious drinks, boozy (but responsible) experiments and cocktail history as we explore the Science of the Sesh! Discover what factors and senses affect how we taste, how... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sun 09 Dec 2018

Summerhall Christmas Market 2018

11:00-17:00

For more information on all stallholders taking part this year, please click here. This year Summerhall's Christmas Market will be packed full of local businesses selling unique gift ideas whilst... [more]

Admission on the door

Sat 03 Nov 2018

WoodWinters

The Big Tasting

16:00-19:00

From it’s humble beginnings in 14 years ago, the WoodWinters Big Tasting has become a Scottish vinous institution. Every year, suppliers, customers and staff gather to appreciate, explore, taste... [more]

Fri 15 Jun 2018 - Sat 16 Jun 2018

Summerhall Presents

FestivALE

17:30-00:00

FestivALE, Summerhall’s sell-out beer festival, returns this June - this year, we'll be moving outside into the courtyard as part of Southern Exposure and we'll be revelling in the festival spirit... [more]

Standing only. Event takes place outside.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Hunter Purves Food

A Gobble Event - Gastro Theme: Mexican

19:00-22:00

Hunter Purves Food will be hosting a Gobble event at Summerhall this coming Thursday with DJ Eva Crystaltips. Pop along and try some Mexican food - there will be a mix of the familiar and the not... [more]

Fri 09 Mar 2018 - Sat 10 Mar 2018

Inspired By Events

Meats & Beats Festival

Multiple sessions

After a sell-out inaugural festival last year, Meats & Beats Festival returns to Edinburgh in a bigger venue! All cooked food moves outside to create an Outdoor Street Food Courtyard, where... [more]

Some areas accessible via 27 stairs

26 Jan, 01 Feb, 15 Feb, 01 Mar 2018

Whisky Masterclasses - Isle of Arran Distillery

18:30-19:30

Allow yourself to be transported to the beautiful Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland, a stone’s throw away from Burns’s birthplace where your host will take you through 5 whiskies from... [more]

Event on 1st March cancelled due to weather conditions

25th Jan, 1st Feb & 8th Feb 2018

Curious School of Puppetry

Curious SOUP nights!

18:30 - 21:30

Join us for Thursday Curious SOUP nights at Summerhall! Every Thursday 11th January – 22nd March 2018 (Except 15th February) These open evenings are a chance for the wider community to join in... [more]

Sun 10 Dec 2017

Summerhall

Summerhall Christmas Market 2017

11:00-17:00

The annual Summerhall Christmas Market is back for 2017! *Brand new FESTIVE WREATH WORKSHOP this year - to BOOK your place go here* We are proud to work with Summerhall residents, local... [more]

Admission on the door (Wreath Workshop bookable in advance)

Fri 02 Jun 2017 - Sun 04 Jun 2017

Solid Liquids Ltd

Edinburgh Juniper Festival 2017

The Juniper Festivals have become a mainstay in the Gin Lovers calendar, and in 2017 we are delighted to be returning to Summerhall in Edinburgh. Running up to the festivals we will be revealing... [more]

Thu 11 May 2017 - Sat 13 May 2017

Summerhall

FestivALE4! Beer, Spirits & Street Food Festival

18:00 - late (3 sessions)

FestivALE4 - Summerhall’s Beer, Spirits and Street Food Festival RETURNS! This year, FestivALE4 will showcase limited edition, can’t-get-anywhere-else beers from our brewers, along with some... [more]

Wed 01 Mar 2017

Whisky Masterclasses

18:30

Allow yourself to be transported to the beautiful Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland, a stone's throw away from Burns's birthplace where your host will take you through 5 whiskies from the... [more]

Fri 17 Feb 2017

WoodWinters

Matthew Jukes Australian Wine Roadshow

18:30 - 21:00

Every year Matthew tastes all the wines in Australia (well, almost), chooses the best 100 and sets off round the UK showing them to everyone. What a nice man. For the WoodWinters tasting at... [more]

Wed 15 Feb 2017

Whisky Masterclasses

18:30

Allow yourself to be transported to the beautiful Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland, a stone's throw away from Burns's birthplace where your host will take you through 5 whiskies from the... [more]

Wed 01 Feb 2017

Whisky Masterclasses

18:30

Allow yourself to be transported to the beautiful Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland, a stone's throw away from Burns's birthplace where your host will take you through 5 whiskies from the... [more]

Thu 26 Jan 2017

Whisky Masterclasses

18:30

Allow yourself to be transported to the beautiful Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland, a stone's throw away from Burns's birthplace where your host will take you through 5 whiskies from the... [more]

Sun 11 Dec 2016

Summerhall Christmas Market 2016

11:00-17:00

Summerhall is delighted to announce our annual Christmas Market will take place on Sunday 11th December 2016. This year we are excited to announce a FOURTH room will host more stalls to ensure... [more]

Tickets available on the door

Thu 01 Dec 2016 - Thu 22 Dec 2016

Pea Head and Jungle Industries

The Yuletide Games

19:00 - 01:00

11 dates throughout December - for friends, family and colleagues, experience a Christmas party like no other. Journey through five rooms of unique entertainment and score as many points as you can... [more]

Sat 22 Oct 2016 - Sun 23 Oct 2016

Africa Together

AfriFest

10am on the 22nd until 01:00 on the 23rd

A vibrant, exuberant celebration of African Arts and Culture, and the unique input black performers have made to the artistic and cultural landscape of Scotland. 2 day festival will include live... [more]

Booking in advanced highly recommended

Sat 01 Oct 2016

Project R Events

Edinburgh Coffee Festival

10:00 - 18:00

The Edinburgh Coffee Festival is now in its second year and offers coffee lovers the chance to meet Scotland’s most knowledgeable experts. Imagine a whole day dedicated to coffee, right here... [more]

Fri 10 Jun 2016 - Sun 12 Jun 2016

Solid Liquids

Edinburgh Juniper Festival 2016

Scotland’s Best Gin Fest returns to Summerhall, it’s spiritual home, to celebrate World Gin Day 2016. Now in it’s third year the Juniper Festival welcomes producers of the best quality products... [more]

Fri 20 May 2016 - Sat 21 May 2016

Summerhall

FestivALE³

Friday (17:30 - 00:30); Saturday (12:00 - 17:00 & 18:00 - 00:00)

Join us for FestivALE³ - Summerhall's Beer, Spirits and Food Festival - multiple bars inside & out and street food trucks; Barney's, Williams Brothers, Fallen Brewing Co, six°north, The Bar of... [more]

Tue 26 Apr 2016 - Wed 27 Apr 2016

Queen Margaret University

Scotland's FoodScape

26th 09:00 - 22:00, 27th 09:00 - 19:00

Join us for a two day symposium exploring the meaning, potential, and importance of food in Scotland today. Each day includes thinking-and-doing presentations and workshops, interactive food... [more]

Thu 21 Apr 2016

Brew Lab

Scottish Aeropress Championship feat. Supermoon

18:30 - 00:00

Coffee and music fans will be descending on Summerhall to watch 36 competitors fight it out to see who can brew the best cup of coffee using just an Aeropress! The winner will be crowned the Scottish... [more]

Wed 20 Apr 2016

RSPB Scotland

Food and Environment Candidate Cafe

19:00 - 21:00

The Scottish Parliametary election in May 2016 are a chance to find out what political parties will do to improve the Scotland we all live in and how they will do it. Therefore what could be closer... [more]

Fri 15 Apr 2016

WoodWinters

The Australian Wine Roadshow

19:00 - 21:00

Every year Matthew Jukes tastes all the wines in Australia (well, almost), chooses the best 100 and sets off round the UK showing them to everyone. What a nice man. For the tasting at Summerhall,... [more]

Fri 18 Dec 2015 - Sat 19 Dec 2015

Solid Liquids LTD

Christmas Juniper Festival

Fri 18th 18:00 - 23:00 , Sat 19th 12:00 - 17:00 and 18:00 - 23:00

What better way to celebrate the run up to Christmas than with a tipple or two at the Christmas Juniper Festival? Ditch the overdone, hum-drum Christmas party and dodge the freezing cold markets... [more]