Venue Hire in Edinburgh

Looking for a top venue to hire in Edinburgh? Then choose Leith Arches. We can provide you with a large and stylish space for almost any type of event you are planning. With its great location, modern industrial style, lots of space, and experienced staff, we’ve got everything you need to enjoy the perfect event.


We host wedding ceremonies and receptions, birthday/anniversary celebrations, funeral wakes, stag and hen parties, corporate events, live entertainment, and more.


We can accommodate and recommend food trucks, as well as cold buffets at no extra cost. We have limited kitchen facilities at the moment and may be able to accommodate external catering depending on the requirements. We hope to offer our inhouse catering service in the near future


Our large venue can host up to 180 people, making it suitable for large parties and events. The exact number of people we can host depends on the seating arrangements. If you are planning a smaller event, you might want to hire the mezzanine level, which is suitable for up to 60 guests. If you’re looking for a venue for hire in Leith, talk to us to find out more about your options and we’ll be happy to show you around.


Elevate your Christmas at Leith Arches! Experience festive joy with exclusive packages, including a delectable 3-course meal and complimentary welcome drinks. Our live entertainment featuring a dynamic DJ and lively karaoke sets the perfect celebratory mood. Make this holiday truly memorable with us!

Plan Your Event However You Wish

You can treat Leith Arches as a blank canvas for your event or let us set it up for you. Whatever you want, it’s the perfect place for your event.
We can offer you our own catering service consisting of buffet and street food, or we can work with your own caterers. Set up the decoration how you wish, hire a live band or a DJ or use our own selection of music. Whatever works best for you, we’ve got the right solution.


We at Leith Arches are thrilled to introduce Luke, our charming 1966 vintage camper van! Whether it’s for a special occasion, a fun day out with friends, or a unique way to celebrate your birthday, Luke adds that perfect touch of nostalgia and style.
With a driver included, you can enjoy a vintage ride around town, or Local destination of your choice, making unforgettable memories for you are your Friends. 
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• Tag 3 friends in the comments below and ask them to join in on the fun by liking and sharing too!
Get ready to hit the road in style and create some amazing moments with Luke!
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What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch this week🎭 
🎉✨ Leith is a Cabaret is BACK! this Friday ✨🎉 
Bigger, better, and ready to blow your mind! 🌈 Get ready for the ultimate mashup of Pride anthems and Britney Spears hits, all smashed together for a night you won’t forget. 💥👑
Our incredible cast of singers, dancers, drag queens, & kings are set to dazzle you in our biggest show to date. Don’t miss out – it’s going to be FABULOUS! 🎤💃🕺
🎉 LEITH ROCKS: Leithienda🎉
Free event 🎟 
Join us this Saturday @Leith Rocks 🪩 Amazing DJs, and more fun than your grandma’s bingo night. Starts at 2PM come for the music, stay for the craic, and dance like no one’s watching! bring your dancing shoes and your best moves 💃🕺
Sunday Enchantment: 💃Witchcraft Market  Step into a world of magic and mystique at our Witchcraft Market! Explore spellbinding crafts, mystical potions, 🔮and enchanted treasures while soaking in the bewitching atmosphere!🪬 
⚽️ Excited for Euro 2024? Join us @Leitharches to watch Scotland and England games! 🏴🏴
Doors open at 6 PM, kickoff at 8 PM. Cheer on your teams and make some unforgettable memories! 🎉
And don’t forget, Bandit Burgers will be ready to fuel your cheers—vegan options too! 🍔 
#Euro2024 #FootballFever #LeithRocks #FreeEvent #DanceParty #LeithVibes #leithIsACabaret #BiggerAndBetter #PrideAnthems #BritneySpears #DragQueens #DragKings #EpicShow 
Throw back 🔙 to last month 
On May 10th, we had the pleasure of hosting one of Edinburgh’s newest and most exciting tech house events, and wow, did they set the city on fire! 🔥 Huge shoutout to all the amazing DJs who spun the decks and to everyone who turned up and made the night one for the history books. You guys truly brought the energy! 🪩🙌
Zene Events’ official launch night at Leith Arches was everything we dreamed of and more – a one-of-a-kind, intimate venue for an epic party. 🏛️✨ The sounds of up-and-coming local talent mixed with a touch of Ibiza vibes had everyone dancing. 🌴🎧
Thank you for joining us for an unforgettable night filled with amazing music, an electric atmosphere, and incredible local talent. 🕺💥
Get in-touch with any events or party enquiries via info@leitharches.com  #LeithArches #TechHouse #EpicLaunchNight #EdinburghEvents #IbizaVibes #Dance
Look out folks, we have another fantastic Placebo alcohol-free event coming your way! 🎉 In collaboration with Discover Your FLARE*, this night promises to be a regular highlight, happening on the first Thursday of every month. The next one is this Thursday, June 6th! 📅 @leitharchescafe
🎈🎂🎈So Who’s Coming To Join Our First Birthday Celebrations🎈🎂
Can you believe there’s Just Less than 3 days To Go.. ?!?⏰ get party Ready & groove to the beats, funk, soul, disco, house, reggae & more 
TheGetDown#5 Friday 7th June 5pm-1am
🎨Meet Christophe Tixier: a French artist who moved to the UK in 1999. After an incredible 30-year career as a 🖼professional fire eater, he shifted his focus to creating vibrant artworks capturing inspiration in the moment.
Discover his unique journey and expressive pieces! At Leith Arches cafe 1st-30th June 🎭
Throw back to 30th April 🔙 at our friendly arch 🎭
🎉 Our 1st live Drag Factor, 
hit the Scottish stage at our friendly arch, well what a night, it was an evening of 🪩electrifying performances! Hosted by the delightful Chloe Roze, this was the ultimate showdown with 9 talented contestants singing their hearts out to win the crown. 👑
Despite fierce competition from the other divas, Madame Jo Mama stunned the judges & audience with her powerhouse vocals. She sang her heart out and bagged herself the winning crown. The crown was hers, and you could see she deserved it well & truly. 💖. 
Not to forget our amazing runner-up, Cherry West, who was one of the ultimate drag divas 🎤
Please put your hands together to say a huge thank you to all the contestants! 🙌 Without you, this would not have been possible. Thank you for making it a special night. @madamejo_mama, congratulations! 🥳  Keep your eyes peeled for the next one! 👀
What going on 📆 this week at our friendly arch 🎭
Silent disco 💫competition time 🎟
Saturday 31st May we have 2 fun filled events 🎶 we have a double whammy of silent disco
Taylor swift’s iconic hits & more
Then Kicking off at 9pm 🎤Cheesy pop, rock, dance 🪩classics, indie bangers and lots more, something for everyone! 
Competition time ⬆️ Win 2 free tickets to Silent Disco on Friday 31st May To be in with a 🔥chance of winning, make sure you are following Leith Arches & Silentknightssilentdisco
Like & Share to your story (don’t forget to tag us)Tag your friends in the comments (each comment counts as 1 entryWinner announced 30th of May 2024 🎤
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As Always @Banditburgers 🍔 will be on site to tantalise those tastebuds
#taylourswift #silentknights #silentdisco
Throw back 🔙 to last month. 
We turned the clocks back at KIKI rewind it was a musical count down through the decades with a karaoke singalong from the audience what a blast. 🎤
The fun didn’t stop there, let’s not forget the magnificent 👚outfits it was a glitter bomb extravaganza with prizes for the best dressed. 🏆It was a night of nostalgia &  non-stop fun & shoutout to @missmixtape 💿keeping the dance floor on fire 🔥 
Keep your eyes peeled for our next KIKI on 22nd June Pride 🏳️‍🌈 Party, doors open 5pm 
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What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch in the coming weeks 🎭 
Get ready for this Friday 🕺💃 La Beat 7pm -1am Let’s give a round of applause to These 3 musical geniuses keeping our dance floors grooving for the last 5 years! 
They’ve been the city’s soulful sultans, delivering monthly 🪩doses of musical bliss spinning everything from Motown to 📀funky beats. 🎵🎶
“Looks like our friendly arch is playing matchmaker and party host extraordinaire for the next two weeks! 🎉 From tying the knot to private soirées, it’s booked solid! Don’t worry, though, we’re stocking up on confetti and extra funny speeches for when we’re back in the swing of things! 🥂💍 
🎩💕 Calling all lovebirds! We are officially open for business... as a wedding venue! 💒 Lock in your date now, Don’t miss out on the chance to say ‘I do’ Book today and let the arches witness your love story unfold! 🥂 
Please get in-touch with any enquiries to info@leitharches.com
Planning something a bit cosier? For small venue hire in Edinburgh, check out the Leith Arches Café Bar. This can host up to 50 people and is perfect for smaller events. Just let us know if you would prefer this option.

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If you are interested in planning any type of event at Leith Arches, please start by filling out the form below. Tell us a bit about the type of event you are planning, and we’ll get back to you to discuss it in no time at all.