WHAT UP SUCKA! Check you out boy, all on the internet and shi!
Now get your bum down here and check out some live music. And/or DJs if you're so inclined.
Occasionally theatre too! What a life!
Thanks for supporting independent, original stuff.
Live music and DJ events are ticketed (Visit 'WEGOTTICKETS' & search 'CLAPTRAP THE VENUE'), as well as often being Pay On The Door (most events are a fiver),if there is space available. Tickets are recommended. We're only a small venue so we can sometimes fill up fast.
'SUNDAY SHENANIGANS' is our Open Mic. For more info about this please contact 'Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic' via Facebook.
Doors open at 8pm. Close at 2am. (Fri/Sat) 7pm til 11 Sun.
For our occasional afternoon events, Doors open at 2pm. Close 6pm.
FACEBOOK HAS GONE REALLY RUBBISH. (EVEN WE CAN'T FIND OUR EVENTS) SO WE TRY TO MANUALLY UPDATE EVERYTHING ON HERE. TYPING, LIKE.
IT'S A BALL-ACHE THOUGH, SO PLEASE MANAGE YOUR EXPECTATIONS. I MISS MYSPACE.
*** EVERY SUNDAY 7PM - 11PM 'SUNDAY SHENANIGANS' OPEN MIC ***
PRE-BOOK YOUR 15MIN SLOT VIA 'SUNDAY SHENANIGANS OPEN MIC' ON FACEBOOK - OR JUST TURN UP FOR A WILD-CARD SLOT. WILD-CARD'S ARE FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED ON
Fri 2nd June: PRAM + Kamura Obscura
Sat 3rd June: TOSH: DJ's Mr Trim & JT
Sun 4th June: Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Fri 9th June: Claptrapicana: DJ Josh
Sat 10th June: Anything Goes: DJ Sare
Sun 11th June: Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Fri 16th June: 80's DJ Night
Sat 17th June: TBC
Sun 18th June: Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Fri 23rd June: Indie Night: DJ Imogen + upstairs: Flashhearts + Jifnotcif
Sat 24 June: All Out Cheese with DJ Matt
Sun 25th June: Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Fri 30th June: TBC
Sat 1st July: TBC + Upstairs: Edinburgh Fringe Previews with Harriet Dyer + Lindsay Santoro
coming up at claptrap
Stuff that's on on certain - or uncertain - nights.
Always check the listings!
Claptrap the venue
108A High Street
Mon - Thurs: Varies.
We have different events, bands, poetry etc - but are sometimes closed on some days during the week. Please check events listings before travelling!
Fri & Sat: 8pm - 2am
Sun: 7pm - 11pm
Check our Facebook events listings cos we open earlier for special events too.
Especially our *Sunday Avo Specials*
We are a first floor venue, with 23 gloriously hand-painted stairs to tackle. We have successfully managed to get our wheelchair using friends in and out using a bit of British team spirit!
We can make it work!
If you have any queries about access please give us a call or email and we'll do everything
in our power to make sure you have a great night!