Trotting Fox Events

Midwinter Woodland Tales

19:30 - 22:30

Step through the wardrobe where perhaps you’ll be greeted by a faun, or a shy woodland nymph. Guided by its many mythical creatures, a candlelit glow is just enough to allow you to explore the... [more]

Every Saturday

Barney's Beer

Barney's Beer: Doors Open Day

12:00 - 18:00

See where Barney's Beer is brewed; enjoy tastings, off-sales & merchandise. Pickerings Gin Distillery is also open, plus food is available at the Royal Dick... [more]

Sat 07 Nov 2015


WoodWinters Big tasting

16:00 - 19:00

The vinous event of the year! Wine never stands still. Come and be among the first to taste the fruits of our ongoing quest for the new, the great, and the absolutely must drink. 100 great wines... [more]

Thu 09 Jul 2015 - Sun 12 Jul 2015

The Moretti Gran Tour

18:00 - 23:00 (9th-11th) 14:00-18:00 (12th)

The Moretti Gran Tour is back in 2015 and we are excited to be coming to Summerhall in Edinburgh for the first time and we would love for you to join us. The tour brings the UK’s finest Italian... [more]

Sun 05 Jul 2015

Savour Festival

Savour 2


Following on from last year's sell out event, Savour returns this Summer to bring you an afternoon of edible entertainment. - Delectable delights from artisan producers - Craft brewers &... [more]


Fri 12 Jun 2015 - Sun 14 Jun 2015

Solid Liquids

Scottish Juniper Festival

To celebrate World Gin Day 2015 Summerhall will open it's doors with an array of Gins from around Scotland and much further afield. Launched in 2014 to great success, the event in 2015 will be packed... [more]

Fri 15 May 2015 - Sat 16 May 2015


Summerhall's Beer FestivALE!

14:00 - 19:00 & 20:00 - 01:00

Summerhall’s beer and spirit festival is back for its spring outing! It's always glorious weather in May so we are opening up the courtyard, dusting off the parasols and digging out the sun tan... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Sun 19 Apr 2015


Showcasing the importance of science in the most delicious way possible, GastroFest returns in 2015 with a packed menu featuring producers, artisans, scientists and chefs. From the tempting and... [more]

Sat 07 Mar 2015

Trotting Fox Events

Botany and Mixology

19:00 - 21:30

  Welcome to the laboratory; where wooden topped benches, ceramic sinks and drawers full of liqueurs and other curious ingredients await you, for an evening of botany and mixology! Learn... [more]

Fri 06 Feb 2015 - Sat 07 Feb 2015


The Beer & Spirits FestivALE

TICKETS SESSION 1: Friday 6th 18:00-00:00 - click here SESSION 2: Saturday 7th 12:30-18:30 - click here SESSION 3: Saturday 7th 19:30-00:00 - click here Summerhall’s Beer and Spirit... [more]

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Trotting Fox Events

Burns Supper

18:00 - 22:00

Celebrate the life and works of Rabbie Burns with bagpipes, recitals and a traditional serving of haggis, neeps and tatties for supper! Summerhall welcomes you to the sound of bagpipes, where your... [more]

Fri 05 Dec 2014 - Sat 06 Dec 2014


Summerhall's Beer FestivALE!

Friday: 16:30-19:30, 20:00-close. Saturday: 14:00-19:00, 20:00-close.

The Summerhall Beer Festival is back, with some of the best of Scottish craft beer on site at the Southside creative hub for the arts. Summerhall’s beer festivALE will open up the old Veterinary... [more]

Tickets will be £6 for Friday 5th, Power Hour from 16:30-19:30

Thu 20 Nov 2014

Vino Wines

Vino Winter Wine Tasting Event

16:30-19:00 & 19:30-22:00

Edinburgh's premier specialist wine, beer & spirit merchant invites you to join us for our annual winter tasting at The Summerhall Dissection Room. £15 per session Featuring over 200 of... [more]

Tickets not available from Summerhall. Please follow link.

Wed 09 Jul 2014

Natural Selection Brewing

Natural Selection Brewing presents - Mutiny on the Beagle Launch

18.00- 23.00

Natural Selection Brewing, in association with Summerhall and Stewart Brewing, present Mutiny on the Beagle Beer Launch. Each year a group of students on the Heriot Watt Brewing and Distilling... [more]

Sun 15 Jun 2014




Join us for a laid back and convivial Sunday afternoon where you can taste, explore, enjoy and journey around a carefully curated selection of food and drink from some of Edinburgh’s finest local... [more]

Fri 13 Jun 2014 - Sat 14 Jun 2014

Solid Liquids LTD

Scottish Juniper Festival

Fri 13th 17:30 - 21:30/ Sat 14th 12:00 - 16:00 & 17:00 - 21:00

A delightful way to celebrate World Gin Day 2014! An array of exciting Gin brands and Boutique Fashion will be presented in the grand setting of Summerhall, Edinburgh. • An array of different... [more]

Fri 15 Nov 2013 - Sun 17 Nov 2013

Summerhall and Barneys Beer

Beer Festival

18.30 - 00.00 (Fri & Sat) & 14.00 - 20.00 (Sun)

It's back! By popular demand the second Summerhall beer festival. Same price. Same place.   This time it is bigger, with more beer, in fact our master brewer and libation curator Barney says... [more]

All ages welcome on Sun 17 Nov 2013 - ID will be required for beer

Thu 12 Sep 2013 - Sun 15 Sep 2013

Unfinished Business

Only Wolves and Lions

12th & 14th at 18.30 and 15th at 14.30

A meal | A conversation | A performance provocation Only Wolves And Lions takes a fresh look at human behaviour in the pursuit of happiness. After food clothes and shelter, what do we... [more]

Sun 09 Jun 2013

Slow Food UK

Meet and Greet the Champions of Scottish Food


Ticket prices: £15 for SFUK members, £20 non members, £30 event and annual SFUK membership. Join us for a special event, a collaboration of Summerhall and Slow Food UK, to celebrate the end of... [more]

Sat 25 May 2013 - Thu 25 Jul 2013

Barney's Beer

Barney's Beer presents: brewery lates.

Every Thursday 7pm

An after hours tour of the Summerhall Brewery (originally founded circa 1704) now home to Barney’s Beer. Tasting, talk & tour hosted by owner, head brewer & chief bottle washer Andrew... [more]

Fri 30 Nov 2012

Celebrate St Andrew's Night with fine Whiskies: Hurricane Sandy Benefit

7.30pm till 10.30pm

Enjoy St Andrew's Night, with some of the finest single malt whiskies, and live Bluegrass music! The informal whisky tasting event will take place at Summerhall - Edinburgh's buzzing creative hub for... [more]

Sat 29 Sep 2012

McGonagall Supper


A celebration of the 110th anniversary of the death in Edinburgh of the world's worst poet, William McGonagall. A night of fun frivolity,  recitations, singing and an exhibition of the original... [more]

Tickets available from the Summerhall Box Office.