Sat 26 Oct 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is a night of unboundaried dance music and contemporary art. In October guest artist Natasha Ruwona presents new work in the Anatomy Lecture Theatre as DJs Yves & William Francis play everything... [more]

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing only.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

Balkanarama

22:30 - 03:00

This Autumn, Balkanarama has the great pleasure of welcoming back to Scotland the riotous Municipale Balnanica - who'll be bringing superb live Balkan music and the heat from the very south of Italy! plus - other... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 20 Sep 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine returns to Summerhall after 4 excellent nights in August. In September Yves & William Francis play unboundaried dance music in the Dissection Room as guest artist Sgàire Wood presents her new... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 25 May 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is night of unboundaried dance music and performance art. In May, guest artists Andy Grace Hayes, Kirsty Paterson and Jo Ruessmann present new performance work throughout the space, as resident DJ's... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. LAST ENTRY 1AM.

Fri 24 May 2019

Erol Alkan

23:00 - 03:00

Sneaky Petes are throwing a big party at Summerhall to welcome back producer, DJ and label founder Erol Alkan. This is the third time Erol has played all night long in Edinburgh, after last year’s sell-out party at... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 17 May 2019

Balkanarama | Extravagant 12th Birthday Bash

22:30 - 03:00

This May, Balkanarama turns 12, which calls for the biggest, wildest Balkanarama so far. Please join us for a riotous celebration with over 30 incredible performers, including our good old friends TANTZ, as well as... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements. Last Entry 1am.

Sat 20 Apr 2019 - Sat 20 Apr 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is night of unboundaried dance music and contemporary art. In April, guest artist Lana Hughes presents video work throughout the space, as resident DJ's Yves and William Francis play everything from... [more]

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing only.

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Optimo (Espacio)

23:00-03:00

The legendary duo of JD Twitch and JG Wilkes return to Summerhall with another Optimo (Espacio) evening this April. Renowned for their visionary and exploratory musical approach during DJ sets, as well as throwing some... [more]

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is a monthly night of unboundaried dance music and performance art based at Summerhall. Guest artists present new work throughout the space every month as resident DJ's Yves & William Francis (+... [more]

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue. LAST ENTRY 1AM.

Fri 08 Mar 2019

Balkanarama

22:30 - 03:00

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, as well as a performance of traditional Balkan... [more]

No admittance after 1am. 27 stairs to venue.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00-03:00 (last entry 1am)

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... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue

Sat 19 Jan 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00-03:00

Rhythm Machine returns to Summerhall for the first part of it's 2019 residency. DJs Yves and William Francis play unboundaried dance music across genres in the Dissection Room, as guest artists Suds n Sllim present... [more]

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Massaoke

A Massaoke Night At The Musicals

19:30-22:00 (live music from 20:30)

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. Sing along with The Massaoke Band and giant... [more]

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Rhythm Machine

23:00-03:00 (last entry 1am)

Rhythm Machine returns to it's birthplace Summerhall for the final date of 2018. Guest DJ Soyoon (direct from Paris via Seoul) joins residents Yves & William Francis for a shimmering industrial disco breakdown;... [more]

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue

Sat 24 Nov 2018

Balkanarama

22:30-03:00 (last entry 1am)

The first BALKANARAMA of the new season proudly presents the acclaimed MUNICIPALE BALCANICA (Italy) - a virtuoso 8-piece playing the most explosive mixture of rhythm, beats and melodies, inspired by traditional Balkan,... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue.

Fri 11 May 2018

Massaoke's Club La La

21:00-01:00

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. Expect giant balloons,... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue

Fri 27 Apr 2018

Incinerator - Electro Disco

22:00-03:00

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... [more]

Standing only.

Fri 30 Mar 2018

Massaoke's Club La La

21:00-01:00

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. Expect giant balloons,... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue

Fri 16 Feb 2018

Massaoke's Club La La: Movie Night

21:00-01:00

Massaoke returns to Summerhall on Friday February 16th, and 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... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Balkanarama

Balkanarama

22:30-3:00

The 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... [more]

Last entry 1am. 27 stairs up to venue.

Fri 02 Feb 2018

Incinerator

Incinerator: Electro Disco

22:00 - 03:00

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... [more]

Limited capacity

Sun 31 Dec 2017

Summerhall Presents

Massaoke Hogmanay Hootenanny

21:00-0300

Summerhall is joining the Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh this year with the greatest karaoke night there is - Massaoke. After becoming one of the hottest tickets at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe over the past few... [more]

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue

Fri 24 Nov 2017 - Sat 25 Nov 2017

Summerhall

Machine Shop: Industrial Disco

21:00 - 01:00

M I X  T A P E 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... [more]

Warning: Contains Strobe and Haze

Sat 11 Feb 2017

GrownUps

GrownUps: Groove is in the heart

20:00 - 01:00

Edinburgh's exclusive club night for the more fully-fledged music fan is back for 2017! Resident  DJ Kinghorror and The Spotlight Kid return refreshed and reinvigorated with their little black books, select music taste... [more]

Sat 25 Jun 2016

Rhythm Machine

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

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... [more]

Fri 18 Mar 2016

Marketing Edinburgh

This is Edinburgh's After Party

19:00 - Late

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. There will be a host of rooms and corridors... [more]

Sat 19 Dec 2015

Midwinter Woodland - Christmas Party Night

20:30 - 01:00

On Saturday 19th December the Midwinter Woodland will host a glittering Christmas Party night... This Christmas, step through the wardrobe where you’ll be greeted by a faun or a shy woodland nymph. Hot mulled cider... [more]

Fri 09 Oct 2015

Dive

Dive and Luminate present the Queerest Cabaret in Town

19:30-21:00

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... [more]

Sat 03 Oct 2015

GrownUps

20:30 - 01:00

An exclusive vinyl club night for the more fully-fledged music fan, DJs Kinghorror and The Spotlight Kid are back with their little black books, impeccable music taste and stackloads of vinyl to create an amazing mash... [more]

Sat 27 Jun 2015

CLUB NIGHT: DADDY'S GOT MUSCLES

20:00 - 01:00

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... [more]