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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Forthcoming events in Glasgow

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Echosmith
King Tuts Wah Wah Hut

Echosmith at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow on Sunday 26 April 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Nick Cave
Royal Concert Hall Glasgow

Nicolas Edward Cave is the legendary Australian frontman from the Gothic group known as Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. This musician composer screenwriter songwriter author and film actor was born on the 22nd of…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Dire Straits Experience
Motherwell Concert Hall

The Dire Straits Experience at Motherwell Concert Hall in Motherwell on Sunday 26 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Flying Lotus
O2 ABC Glasgow

Flying Lotus at O2 ABC Glasgow in Glasgow on Tuesday 28 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Purity Ring
Art School Glasgow

Purity Ring at Art School Glasgow in Glasgow on Tuesday 28 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Take That
Hydro

Take That is without a doubt the biggest come‐back of any boy band in the world. Were particularly excited to see Robbie back in the band for their Progress tour in 2011. Tickets…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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While She Sleeps
O2 ABC Glasgow

After releasing their debut mini‐album titled The North Stands For Nothing metalcore band While She Sleeps had already gathered a large following even before having released a full‐length album. This group from Sheffield England had…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Addams Family
The Town House

Hamilton District Youth Theatre presentTHE ADDAMS FAMILYTheyre creepy and theyre kooky Mysterious and spooky Theyre all together ooky The Addams Family. Hamilton District Youth Theatre proudly presents the magnificently macabre new musical comedy The Addams Family.That lovable family of creepy kooks is…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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The Districts
King Tuts Wah Wah Hut

The Districts at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow on Thursday 30 April 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Districts live…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Gaz Coombes
King Tuts Wah Wah Hut

After the success of his criticallyacclaimed debut solo album Gaz Coombes Presents... Here Come The Bombs Gaz Coombes has lined up some headline dates and is playing at O2 Academy Birmingham this October.…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Public Service Broadcasting
O2 ABC Glasgow

Public Service Broadcasting at O2 ABC Glasgow in Glasgow on Saturday 02 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Public Service Broadcasting tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Big Swing
Finnieston Crane

The Stroke Associations exciting Big Swing is returning on Sunday 3 May this time moving to the new location of the Finnieston Crane in Glasgow. This unique and adrenaline‐filled event will see brave fundraisers swing off a 145ft crane out over the…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01315 557251
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Rodriguez
Clyde Auditorium

Rodriguez at Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow on Sunday 03 May 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices all…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Websters Theatre

Sex religion and politics clash in The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas a fun‐filled take on the oldest profession in the world. Based on a true story the show sees former working‐girl Miss Mona run her small‐town brothel The Chicken Ranch…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01413 574000
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Boyz II Men
O2 ABC Glasgow

All‐time favorite R & B and a cappella group Boyz II Men has been around since the 1990s. With over 60 million recordings ballad lovers from every corner of the globe have definitely become familiar…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Super Furry Animals
O2 Academy Glasgow

Super Furry Animals at O2 Academy Glasgow in Glasgow on Tuesday 05 May 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Strings, Wires, Threads and Guts
Recital Room, Glasgow City Halls

The concert features the premiere of Matthew Whitesides new work for viola damore and live electronics alongside the Scottish premier Prologue by Gerard Grisey and Ghosts by Ed Bennett. The concert will also be the album launch for Matthews new album which…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01413 538000
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Beth Hart
O2 ABC Glasgow

In the 90s Beth Hart had it all. A voice to die for compared to Janis Joplin in her prime a major label deal fawning press ‐ she was so popular she even contributed the…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Charley Pride
Royal Concert Hall Glasgow

It must have been destiny that Charley Pride's career in the baseball diamond did not fare well because had he continued pitching he would not have been one of world's greatest country musicians. Pride who…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Pentatonix
O2 Academy Glasgow

Pentatonix at O2 Academy Glasgow in Glasgow on Wednesday 06 May 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Only The Young
O2 ABC Glasgow

Only The Young at O2 ABC Glasgow in Glasgow on Friday 08 May 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Twin Atlantic
Hydro

After bursting onto the forefront of the alternative rock scene following their critically acclaimed 2011 album release Free Twin Atlantic are hotly tipped for a huge 2012. With their single of the same name garnering…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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PINK! the Musical
East Kilbride Arts Center

Written by Lynne Rickards Scottish based writer Directed by Janis Marshall Reilly PINK the Musical is the story of a penguin called Patrick who wakes up one morning to find that he has turned bright pink Feeling singled out he travels across…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01355 261000
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Slaves
King Tuts Wah Wah Hut

Slaves at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow on Sunday 10 May 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Striking Matches
Oran Mor

Striking Matches at Oran Mor in Glasgow on Monday 11 May 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Twenty One Pilots
O2 ABC Glasgow

Twenty One Pilots at O2 ABC Glasgow in Glasgow on Monday 11 May 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Hot Chip
Art School Glasgow

Following the release of new album In Our Heads Hot Chip announce a headline UK tour for October with special guests Disclosure.…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lulu
Clyde Auditorium

Lulu at Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow on Tuesday 12 May 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Lulu live in the knowledge that youve…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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The Maccabees
O2 ABC Glasgow

After nearly eight years together The Maccabees are still going strong. This London based indie rock band has just released their third studio album named Given to the wild in January 2012 and it has…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Zoe Lyons - Mustard Cutter (Spring Tour)
The Stand Comedy Club

Direct from last years Edinburgh Festival Zoe Lyons critically acclaimed solo show Mustard Cutter is set to tour the UK starting on 5th May at Bristols Lantern Theatre and culminating at the Colchester Arts Centre on 4th July. Mustard…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08443 358879
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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…

8 Ball Pool Hall Ltd

SnookerPool Hall at 8 Ball Pool Hall Ltd in Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 0141‐552 8037 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Alexandra Golf Course

Alexandra Golf Course ‐ golf course in Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0141‐556 1294 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Alexandra Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Allander Leisure

Swimming pool at Allander Leisure in Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 0141‐942 2233 for opening times and entrance costs.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at A M F Bowling in Glasgow, . Contact venue on 01412484478 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Anchor Bowling Club

Bowling at Anchor Bowling Club in Paisley, Renfrewshire. Contact venue on 0141‐889 2938 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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