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  • From £500 per hour
  • 1000 people
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  • 508m² (5468ft²)

Spaces in Summerhall

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300 Standing


From From £5,000.00 / Minimum Spend

The Distillery at Summerhall is a versatile space suitable for a wide range of events, meetings, and gatherings. It is part of the vibrant artistic hub at Summerhall and offers a unique and creative atmosphere for hosting various types of events. The space is ideal for art exhibitions, workshops, festivals, parties, and weddings. With its industrial charm and flexible layout, the Distillery provides a memorable setting for both personal and work-related events.

1000 Standing

Main Hall

From From £500.00 / Venue Fee

The Main Hall at Summerhall is a versatile space suitable for a wide range of events, including birthday ceilidhs, anniversary dinners, and other private parties. It boasts striking period architecture, high ceilings, and a stage for performers and bands. The space can accommodate up to 250 guests and includes a private bar serving a wide selection of alcoholic and soft drinks. The venue offers a private party package that includes a staffed bar, PA system for background music, a stage for entertainment, and a basic lighting package. An experienced Duty Manager and a dedicated team of bar and events staff are on site throughout the event to ensure everything runs smoothly. The Main Hall is a favorite for ceilidhs and is well-equipped to host live performances and bands. The venue also provides the option to organize ceilidh bands, and it offers Pickering’s Gin and Barney’s Beer, both produced on site. The space is suitable for a variety of events and provides the necessary facilities to make private parties a success.

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About Summerhall

One of the world’s great arts venues, Summerhall is an independent multi-arts venue presenting theatre, music, film, literature, visual art, and performance. It is home to a vibrant community of local businesses including a pub, café-bar, brewery, distillery, and more. Summerhall is a vibrant and dynamic venue located in Edinburgh, known for hosting a wide range of events and performances. The venue offers a unique space for creative and innovative gatherings, making it an ideal choice for exhibitions, performances, and immersive experiences. With a variety of spaces available for hire, including the Red Lecture Theatre, Summerhall provides a versatile and inspiring setting for events. The venue is home to a diverse range of artists and residents, adding to its creative and cultural atmosphere. Summerhall's central location in Edinburgh, along with its accessibility and reception opening hours, makes it a convenient choice for event organizers. The venue's commitment to open minds and open doors is reflected in its support for artists and its engaging festival programs. With its rich history and commitment to creativity, Summerhall is the perfect venue for those seeking a vibrant and inspiring space for their events.