Sat 25 May 2019

Rhythm Machine

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. LAST ENTRY 1AM.
Rhythm Machine is night of unboundaried dance music and performance art. May's guest artists: Andy Grace Hayes, Kirsty Paterson and Jo Ruessmann.
23:00 - 03:00

Fri 24 May 2019

Erol Alkan

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.
Sneaky Petes are throwing a big party at Summerhall to welcome back producer, DJ and label founder Erol Alkan.
23:00 - 03:00

Fri 17 May 2019

Balkanarama | Extravagant 12th Birthday Bash

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. Last Entry 1am.
Come dressed to impress, drink rakija, eat cake and donate a drop of your sweat to the UK's biggest Balkan club night turning 12 in style! OPA!
22:30 - 03:00

Sat 20 Apr 2019   -  Sat 20 Apr 2019

Rhythm Machine

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing only.
Rhythm Machine is night of unboundaried dance music and contemporary art. Featuring guest artist Lana Hughes + resident DJ's Yves and William Francis.
23:00 - 03:00

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Optimo (Espacio)

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
The legendary duo of JD Twitch and JG Wilkes return to Summerhall with another Optimo (Espacio) evening this April.
23:00-03:00

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Rhythm Machine

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue. LAST ENTRY 1AM.
Rhythm Machine is a monthly night of unboundaried dance music and performance art based at Summerhall. Guest artist Jens Masimov.
23:00 - 03:00

Fri 08 Mar 2019

Balkanarama

No admittance after 1am. 27 stairs to venue.
This year's spring Balkanarama celebrates International Women's Day, featuring music created and produced by various female Balkan artists from all around the world.
22:30 - 03:00

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Rhythm Machine

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue
Rhythm Machine returns to Summerhall this February as DJs Yves and William Francis play unboundaried dance music across genres in the Dissection Room and guest artists Rachel Sved & Emelia Kerr Beale present new performance work throughout the venue.
23:00-03:00 (last entry 1am)

Sat 19 Jan 2019

Rhythm Machine

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
DJs Yves and William Francis play unboundaried dance music across genres in the Dissection Room, as guest artists Suds n Sllim present new performance work throughout the venue.
23:00-03:00

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Massaoke

A Massaoke Night At The Musicals

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Bring the sing to the greatest musicals of all time! Don't miss 'A Massaoke Night at the Musicals' as it comes to Scotland for the very first time on Saturday 12th January.
19:30-22:00 (live music from 20:30)

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Rhythm Machine

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Rhythm Machine returns to it's birthplace Summerhall for the final date of 2018. Featuring: Soyoon, Yves, William Francis, Boy!.
23:00-03:00 (last entry 1am)

Sat 24 Nov 2018

Balkanarama

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue.
The first Balkanarama of the new season proudly presents the acclaimed Municipale Balcanica (Italy), El Gadze of Riot Productions and more.
22:30-03:00 (last entry 1am)

Fri 11 May 2018

Massaoke's Club La La

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
A brilliant live band smashing out the greatest anthems from the 80s, 90s, 00s and beyond; lyrics on a giant screen and a room full of party-goers singing and dancing their hearts out together.
21:00-01:00

Fri 27 Apr 2018

Incinerator - Electro Disco

Standing only.
Deep in the basement, beneath the galleries and lecture theatres, something new fuels the boiler room and ancient generators. Strobe and haze through neon pipes ignite the Former Women’s Locker Room back to life. Down the corridor awaits INCINERATOR; Electro, Disco, Dance and Techno.
22:00-03:00

Fri 30 Mar 2018

Massaoke's Club La La

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
A brilliant live band smashing out the greatest anthems from the 80s, 90s, 00s and beyond; lyrics on a giant screen and a room full of party-goers singing and dancing their hearts out together.
21:00-01:00

Fri 16 Feb 2018

Massaoke's Club La La: Movie Night

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
It's time to roll out the red carpet because it’s MOVIES NIGHT! A brilliant live band, lyrics on the big screen and a room full of party-heads singing and dancing their hearts out together to the greatest movie anthems of all time! 
21:00-01:00

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Balkanarama

Balkanarama

Last entry 1am. 27 stairs up to venue.
Riotous night of amazing live Balkan, gypsy and klezmer music, Balkan Beats DJs, exquisite gypsy belly dancing, bespoke visuals, glitter stalls and sweet Balkan brandy tasting is BACK for the first installment of 2018!
22:30-3:00

Fri 02 Feb 2018

Incinerator

Incinerator: Electro Disco

Limited capacity
Deep in the basement, beneath the galleries and lecture theatres, something new fuels the boiler room and ancient generators. Strobe and haze through neon pipes ignite the Former Women’s Locker Room back to life. Down the corridor awaits INCINERATOR; Electro, Disco, Dance and Techno.
22:00 - 03:00

Sun 31 Dec 2017

Summerhall Presents

Massaoke Hogmanay Hootenanny

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
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!
21:00-0300

Fri 24 Nov 2017   -  Sat 25 Nov 2017

Summerhall

Machine Shop: Industrial Disco

Warning: Contains Strobe and Haze
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.
21:00 - 01:00

Sat 11 Feb 2017

GrownUps

GrownUps: Groove is in the heart

Edinburgh's exclusive club night for the more fully-fledged music fan is back for 2017!
20:00 - 01:00

Sat 25 Jun 2016

Rhythm Machine

Rhythm Machine

Rhythm Machine is your monthly Late night Utopian Getaway featuring Kakashi Miyamoto + DJ Yves’s Fourth World soundscapes alongside conceptual art, music & performance work from the citizens of the Sleeping City
23:00 - 03:00

Fri 18 Mar 2016

Marketing Edinburgh

This is Edinburgh's After Party

Marking the last two years of the This is Edinburgh city centre marketing campaign, this official after party will be packed with live music, DJs and fun filled entertainment.
19:00 - Late

Sat 19 Dec 2015

Midwinter Woodland - Christmas Party Night

Hot mulled cider and an array of ferlies, follies and food await before you are lured into the depths of the Midwinter Woodland for a glittering night of curiosity, music and dancing!
20:30 - 01:00

Fri 09 Oct 2015

Dive

Dive and Luminate present the Queerest Cabaret in Town

Dive team up with Luminate – Scotland’s creative ageing festival – to present a timeless queer cabaret for all ages and persuasions. Join Dive Hostess and EmCee MISS ANNABEL SINGS as we celebrate the history of queer culture in Edinburgh, the UK and the rest of the world through performance, storytelling, music and art. With
19:30-21:00

Sat 03 Oct 2015

GrownUps

Expect a blast of rock’n’roll, a groove of soul, a bling of hip hop, a floppy fringe of indie, a safety pin of punk and more than a spangle of disco – along with cool vibes and a friendly crowd.
20:30 - 01:00

Sat 27 Jun 2015

CLUB NIGHT: DADDY'S GOT MUSCLES

DGM (DJ set) Tex Royale (Live) Cru Servers (Live) + other artists TBC DGM is a glam-rejectamentalist Environment, materialising gross, multimedia regurgitations of sludgecore dynamics that are extracted from everyday grindz and fetid club-life. Probing at the crud, it’s first realisation invites performers and DJs of the Weird, experimenting with psychedelic hazings of fugged-out vaporwave,
20:00 - 01:00

Fri 19 Jun 2015

Dive

Dive 80s Pride Party

This event contains nudity and strobe lighting
IT’S PRIDE! IT’S DIVE! IT’S 2015… But Dive is taking you BACK IN TIME TO THE 1980s! CELEBRATE all that was magnificent (and not so magnificent) about the decade…the MUSIC…the FASHION…the BAD SOAPS…the POLITICS…the HAIR! From the uniquely weird and wonderful SMALL ANIMAL HOSPITAL at Summerhall. Complete with an OPERATING-THEATRE-CUM-DISCO, POLITICAL PARTY GAMES in our
21:00-03:00

Sat 02 May 2015

Grown Ups

"Kick up your heels at GrownUps, a raucous, retro dance party that spans funk, soul, and disco hits on vintage vinyl" New York Magazine
20:00-01:00

Fri 13 Feb 2015

Dive

Dive presents BROKEN

Warning Strobe, Nudity and Body Art.
The unanimously unmissable DIVE is back, with visual art, performance, film installations and a fabulous range of artistry!
21:00-03:00

Sat 07 Feb 2015

Grown Ups

Grown Ups

An exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan… Expect a blast of rock’n’roll, a groove of soul, a bling of hip hop, a floppy fringe of indie, a safety pin of punk and more than a spangle of disco – along with cool vibes and a friendly crowd.
20:30 - 01:00

Wed 31 Dec 2014

Summerhall

Summerhall Hogmanay - The Detroit Motown Disco

Leave your good job in the city, let your love lift you higher and higher, Summerhall Hogmanay’s Signed, Sealed and Delivered. It’s yours. The annual party will see in the bells in Edinburgh’s favourite curious and unique party space – Summerhall’s Dissection Room. The SOUL stage is set. Dance into 2015 with the live Detroit
9pm - 3am

Fri 21 Nov 2014

Dive

Dive presents Untamed

The erstwhile purveyor of Sunday night queer disco decadence has a NEW HOME and a new FRIDAY NIGHT slot in the uniquely weird and wonderful SMALL ANIMAL HOSPITAL at Summerhall.
21:00 - 02:00

Thu 18 Sep 2014

MoonHop - The Raverendum

Do we leap off in to a Brave New World or do we stay locked in Holy Union? On September 18th you make that decision. Once you've chosen our fate you're going to want to dance off the tension to the best record collection in Scotland, possibly even the Union.
20:00 - 00:30

Sat 21 Jun 2014

GrownUps

GrownUps at Summerhall

Back, Back, BACK! and bouncier than ever, GrownUps returns to Summerhall with its exclusive vinyl club night designed especially for the more fully-fledged music fan.
20:00 - 01:00

Fri 02 May 2014

Skate Fit Edinburgh

Adult Roller Disco

Skate Fit Edinburgh return to host their ever popular Adult Roller Disco. This event will include a regular roller disco and disco skills session, teaching simple and easy to follow roller skate dance moves. Banging out the disco tunes on the night will be the fantastic all female DJ DUO NIK NAK who will be playing a mix
20:00 - 00:00

Sat 29 Mar 2014

Performing Arts Studio Scotland, Edinburgh College

Bodyphonics: Silent Disco

Dance the night away through the decades of tunes; choose your DJ, but keep your eyes peeled for pop up events around the room.
20:00 - 23:00

Sat 22 Mar 2014

Grown Ups

An exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan, DJs Kinghorror and The Spotlight Kid bring along their little black books, impeccable music taste and their trusty, dusty record boxes to create an amazing mash-up of top tunes from the last six decades.
20:00 - 01:00

Fri 07 Mar 2014

SKATE FIT EDINBURGH

Adult Roller Disco

SKATE HIRE £5 EXTRA
TICKETS SOLD OUT It’ groovy funk meets disco baby!!! SUMMERHALL hosts SKATE FIT EDINBURGH’S regular Funky Roller Disco Nights. Here, it’s all about the skate Jamming, the music, the people n them funky disco beats. Roll along to Intimate club nights where you’ll learn how to take control of of your wheels and skate some
Doors: 19.45 - 20:00 - 23.00

Fri 28 Feb 2014

Dive

Dive LGBT History Month Mardi Gras Closing Party

ONLY LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR SO BOOK NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
IT'S A MARRIAGE MADE IN HEAVEN! Queer party tricksters Dive have joined forces with LGBT History Month to close out History Month 2014 with a special BIG, FAT Mardi Gras party!
21:00 - Late

Sat 15 Feb 2014

The Badwills and Secreto Tropical

Mediterraneo: Carnevale!

Carnevale! is a Live Music Masquerade, the night when the world is turned upside down. The time of the year when all go mad, when the Fool is King and the Liar speaks the Truth.
Doors 20:00, Music 21:00 - 01:00

Sat 08 Feb 2014

Grown Ups

An exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan, DJs Kinghorror and The Spotlight Kid bring along their little black books, impeccable music taste and their trusty, dusty record boxesl to create an amazing mash-up of top tunes from the last six decades. Expect a blast of rock’n’roll, a groove of soul, a
21:00 - 01:00

Tue 31 Dec 2013

Summerhall's perfect New Year Party...

HOG-manay

Last 12 hours remaining - get your hands on your cheap "late bird ticket" - last tickets to go
Whether you are one for partying past the bells to some of the best and unashamed pop music ever or staying in your living room and being entertained in comfort, Summerhall this year has the perfect something for you.
21:00 - 03:00

Wed 04 Dec 2013   -  Sat 21 Dec 2013

Underbelly Productions and Edinburgh's Christmas

Hot Dub Time Machine. BEST. PARTY. EVER.

Hot Dub Time Machine: Best. Party. Ever!
21.30 - 01.00

Sat 15 Jun 2013

GrownUps

Grown Ups

Back, Back, BACK and bouncier than ever, GrownUps returns to Summerhall with an exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan.
8:00pm

Sat 27 Apr 2013

Grown Ups

An exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan, DJs Kinghorror and The Spotlight Kid bring along their little black books, impeccable music taste and their trusty, dusty record boxes...
8pm till 1am

Sun 10 Feb 2013

Oi Musica & Return To The Hearth

Mardi Gras Edinburgh

A riot of drums, brass, street bands, dressing up, authentic New Orleans cuisine revelry and dancing! Featuring for one night only distinguished members of ORKESTRA DEL SOL & HORNDOG BRASS BAND and selected renegade horn players masquerading as the MARDI GRAS ALLSTARS.
16.00

Sat 09 Feb 2013

Summerhall and The Badwills present Carnevale

Summerhall and The Badwills present Carnevale, the second appointment in the Mediterraneo series, a live music masquerade with dance and entrancing stories woven through the rhythms and sounds of tarantella pizzica and rembetiko.
20.00

Mon 31 Dec 2012

Summerhall

Hogmanay at Summerhall

Due to high demand the Summerhall Hogmanay Party is now sold out. To keep up to date with all events at Summerhall please join our mailing list. Wishing everyone a Happy New Year. Best wishes Summerhall.
21.00

Sat 01 Dec 2012

Bassment Carousel

On the first Saturday of every month Bassment Carousel offers an eclectic mix of new sounds from bands and guest DJs from around the country alongside diverse live art performances. Featuring the best live music and atmosphere in Edinburgh, Bassment Carousel brings a slice of festival fun to the darkening nights ahead.
8.30pm till 1.00am