What's on inGlasgow


Welcome to Glasgow

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Glasgow - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Glasgow to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Glasgow as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Glasgow

19
JUL
Racing UK Club Raceday
Hamilton Park Racecourse

Join us at Hamilton Park Racecourse for an afternoon of horse‐racing and so much more.…

Location: 9.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

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19
JUL
St Kilda: The Silent Islands by Alex Boyd
Street Level Photoworks

Alex Boyd launches his stunning new photography book St Kilda: The Silent Islands at Street Level Photoworks in Glasgow.Landscape and documentary photographer Alex Boyd captures the reality of St Kilda in a series of stunning photographs. His focus encompasess not only the…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01415 522151
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20
JUL
Heineken UK Mid-Fair Friday Racenigh
Hamilton Park Racecourse

Our richest raceday of the season is the Heineken UK Mid‐Fair Friday with one of our biggest ever single raceday prize funds of £121000. This is some of the best flat racing anywhere in Scotland with the Scottish Stewards Cup and the…

Location: 9.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

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21
JUL
Love's Labour's Lost
Bothwell Castle

The King of Navarre and his lords swear off food women and sleep in order to study for three years. No sooner have they made their oath when the Princess of France arrives on business with her ladies‐in‐waiting. How will the King…

Location: 7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01316 688885
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22
JUL
Cinema Club Screening: The Greatest Showman
Blythswood Square Hotel

Our Cinema club screenings are held throughout the week. Order afternoon tea with a glass of prosecco before sitting back in front of a Hollywood classic family movie or all‐time favourite with popcorn.The Greatest Showman on Sunday 22nd.Afternoon tea ‐ 12.30pm Film…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01412 401605
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22
JUL
Lecture:Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Mercure Glasgow City Hotel

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738 533322
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23
JUL
Accordion (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This accordion summer school is an intensive and inspiring five‐day course for musicians aged 1217. You will have the opportunity to work with teachers from both the Royal Conservatoire and Scotlands leading specialist music school St.Marys Music School.The course is designed to…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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23
JUL
Piano Summer School for Adults
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

The piano summer school has been attracting students from across the world for several years. You can expect a busy schedule which will include one‐to‐one lessons masterclasses with visiting artists ensemble workshops and a final performance sharing.Students on this course will benefit…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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23
JUL
Get into Acting (for ages 15-17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school offers young people the opportunity to find out more about the demands and rigors of the acting industry.Through practical participatory work participants will experience the type of teaching on acting degree programmes and discover what kind of preparation…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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23
JUL
Set and Costume Design (for ages 13 - 17)
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This five‐day summer school aims to help students develop a greater understanding of the process for set and costume design and how it relates to the performing arts.The course consists of practical and theoretical teaching in set and costume design and students…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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23
JUL
Scottish International Youth Piano Competition
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This summer we are delighted to present the 3rd Scottish International Youth Piano Competition for younger pianists of great potential from around the world.All students attending our piano summer school for ages 1217 will have the opportunity to compete for…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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25
JUL
Aye Can with Glasgow & District Burns Association
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

After the success of last years summer school we are delighted to offer this two‐day course which explores the vibrancy and importance of Scots language at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.Over the two days you will have the opportunity to learn about…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0141 270213
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28
JUL
Glasgow Wine Tasting Experience Day
Radisson Blu

. Why Book on a Glasgow Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Glasgow Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established and Proven…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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28
JUL
Glasgow Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of Wi
Radisson Blu

Why Book on a Glasgow Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Glasgow Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established & Proven and…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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30
JUL
Violin and Viola (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive and inspiring course attracts young musicians from all over the world who want to strengthen their technical musical and performance skills. This unique course offers one‐to‐one tuition technique and performance classes and ensemble coachingThis course will be led by Andrea…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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30
JUL
Acting: for Camera (for ages 13 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive five‐day summer school is designed for young people who have an interest in developing screen acting skills and techniques.The course is led by both acting and film tutors who work in the film and television industry. It aims to provide…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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30
JUL
Acting: Play(Summer School for Adults)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

During this six‐day summer school you will have the opportunity to take part in the intensive casting rehearsing and performance of a contemporary British play in one of the Royal Conservatoires professional venues.The course is suitable for aspiring actors who wish to…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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30
JUL
Advanced Brass Summer School (for ages 16+)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Spend a week learning from the very best brass performers in the country including our Head of Brass John Logan. Students will refine their solo chamber and orchestral performance throughout the week.This intensive summer school is designed for enthusiastic brass players who…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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30
JUL
Design: Set and Costume -Summer School for Adults
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This ten‐day summer school aims to help students develop a greater understanding of the process for set and costume design and how it relates to the performing arts.The course consists of practical and theoretical teaching in set and costume design and students…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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04
AUG
Piping Live! The Silver Chanter 2018
The National Piping Centre

Join us at The National Piping Centre 30‐34 McPhater Street Glasgow G4 0HW for The 52nd Silver Chanter on Saturday 4th August 2018.This years competitors are:Callum BeaumontGlenn BrownCameron DrummondAlasdair HendersonAngus MacCollIain SpeirsThis will be a fantastic competition with each competitor playing a…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01413 530220
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06
AUG
Percussion (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Get hands‐on experience in our percussion summer school with every instrument you can think of from timpani snare drum tuned percussion using both two and four mallets and orchestral accessories such as tambourines triangles and cymbals etc. with suitable repertoire tailored specifically…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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06
AUG
Acting: Play (for ages 13 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

During this six‐day summer school you will have the opportunity to take part in the intensive casting rehearsing and performance of a contemporary British play in one of the Royal Conservatoires professional venues.The course is suitable for aspiring actors aged 13 …

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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06
AUG
Contemporary Dance (for ages 13 - 17)
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This challenging five‐day summer school is for young people aged 1317 who are interested in the exploration of contemporary dance concepts and styles and hope to strengthen technical and creative skills.Taught by an experienced dancer and choreographer the course will…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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06
AUG
Acting: Radio Drama(Summer school for adults)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day intensive summer school focuses on the skills required to act successfully in radio drama.The course takes place at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotlands main campus in Renfrew Street where you will be tutored by Hilary Jones from the Centre for…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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06
AUG
Jazz with Professor Tommy Smith (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school led by internationally renowned teachers recording artists and performers including RCS Artistic Director of Jazz Professor Tommy Smith aims to inspire young musicians to focus on creativity performance and composition whilst offering specific instrumental guidance on the fundamentals…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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10
AUG
Surge Festival 2018
Merchant City

Scotlands leading developer of street arts Surge presents a line up of extraordinary and memorable street theatre acts let loose on the public throughout the Merchant City Festival weekend part of Festival 2018.SURGE runs projects to develop street arts physical theatre and…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01415 594926
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13
AUG
Piping Live! Street Cafe
The National Piping Centre

The Street Cafe returns bigger and better to Piping Live 2018 in its home outside The National Piping Centre. You will find an expanded marquee with more space to enjoy the fantastic music on offer.There is free music from 12 noon each…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01413 530220
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13
AUG
Piping Live! Piobaireachd of the Day
The National Piping Centre

The National Piping Centre Otago Street in Glasgows West End will host a variety of performances throughout Piping LiveIt is just off Great Western Road just over the Kelvin bridge. To reach the college the Subway station Kelvinbridge is close by. There…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01413 530220
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13
AUG
Acting: Radio and Voiceover Technique
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive five‐day summer school offers an opportunity for students to experience all aspects of radio and voiceover work in a conservatoire setting.Throughout the course you will have access to professional equipment and studios. You will be tutored by one of Scotlands…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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13
AUG
Composition(Summer School for Adults)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Students will benefit from individual composition tuition from a respected and creative team of Royal Conservatoires experts and professionally‐active composition Lecturers.In order to fully optimise tutorial rehearsal and recording opportunities places on this course are limited to twelve students.The deadline for booking…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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Tourist Attractions


The Tall Ship

One of Glasgow's leading attractions The Tall Ship at Glasgow Harbour has something for everyone.Voyage back in time aboard The Tall Ship one of only five remaing Clydebuilt sailing ships still afloat in the world.A visit takes you back in time to experience what…

Odin

Odin Nightclub in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 01236 449400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

C P L

C P L Nightclub in Glasgow, Lanarkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 0141‐572 1120 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Trash

Trash Nightclub in Glasgow, Lanarkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 0141‐572 3330 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Rileys

SnookerPool Hall at Rileys in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.Contact venue on 01236 422828 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Studio

Studio Nightclub in Glasgow, Lanarkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 0141‐332 1444 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Glasgow? See our list of attractions in Glasgow, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 19/07/2018 17:03:25