Bookings Calendar

Please see the calendar below for availability of the following spaces at the Out of the Blue Drill Hall.

G20 / MH Main Hall  G40 / RS Rehearsal Space  G36 / CR Cutting Room   G8 / MR Music Room  

Having trouble viewing the calendar? Visit the links below to get an alternative view:
Main Hall – Rehearsal Space – Cutting Room – Music Room

If a room you require shows as ‘busy’, feel free to fill in a request form as we may be able to suggest alternative rooms or dates. If your request is for a substantial number of hours and/or requires catering which supports our community cafe, we may be able to make changes in our programme to accommodate you.

Please be aware that although a space may appear to be available, we may have a booking in progress.

If you would like to request a space hire booking please fill in the

Please note we aim to respond to all enquiries within as soon as possible.

If your enquiry is urgent or you have not received a response after 3 days, please contact Nicole Lambeng, preferably by email on (emails are checked most frequently).

You can also call Nicole on 0131 555 7102 Monday to Friday between 1pm – 5pm or leave a voicemail anytime. Please do not call the cafe regarding space hire enquiries.

For any queries cancelling a previously booked space, please see our Booking Policy. For further information, please see our Equalities Commitment.

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    Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny St, Edinburgh, EH6 8RG

  • Covid-19 restrictions

    The Out of the Blue Drill Hall is open for appropriately social distanced and much needed conviviality and activity.

    We are now bringing back events, classes, workshops, and exhibitions in line with Scottish Government guidelines.

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    Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

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    Over the course of 2021 Out of the Blue will continue to offer opportunities for artists and members of the community to learn, participate and earn income.

    We use the space we have developed in 6 buildings in Edinburgh for studios, workshops, classes, projects, exhibitions, social enterprises, events, clubs, music making, markets, a cafe and more.

    Our all year round activity helps create the culture of the city, supporting the local economy and having positive social impact for the thousands of individuals and organisations we work with.

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