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

03
MAY
The Big Swing
Finnieston Crane

The Stroke Association's 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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03
MAY
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

05
MAY
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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05
MAY
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

05
MAY
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

06
MAY
Strings, Wires, Threads and Guts
Recital Room, Glasgow City Halls

The concert features the premiere of Matthew Whiteside's new work for viola d'amore 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 Matthew's new album which…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01413 538000
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06
MAY
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

06
MAY
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

06
MAY
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

08
MAY
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

09
MAY
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

10
MAY
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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10
MAY
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

11
MAY
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

11
MAY
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

12
MAY
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

12
MAY
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

12
MAY
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

13
MAY
Zoe Lyons - Mustard Cutter (Spring Tour)
The Stand Comedy Club

Direct from last year's Edinburgh Festival Zoe Lyons' critically acclaimed solo show Mustard Cutter' is set to tour the UK starting on 5th May at Bristol's 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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13
MAY
J Cole
O2 Academy Glasgow

J Cole at O2 Academy Glasgow in Glasgow on Wednesday 13 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch J Cole live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
MAY
Katherine Ryan
Oran Mor

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
MAY
Bupa Great Womens Run 10K
Bellahouston Park

Bupa Great Womens Run 10kThe UKs biggest women‐only 10k starts in beautiful Bellahouston Park in Glasgow. Grab your mums daughters aunts and nieces grans and best friends and lets have some funLocation: Scotland Date: Sunday May 17 2015 Over 10000 gals took…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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17
MAY
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
Oran Mor

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at Oran Mor in Glasgow on Sunday 17 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…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
MAY
Mew
O2 ABC Glasgow

Mew at O2 ABC Glasgow in Glasgow on Sunday 17 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…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
MAY
Ozric Tentacles
O2 ABC Glasgow

Ozric Tentacles the instrumental four piece are planning to embark on full scale tour of the UK this spring with the first show taking place in Bristol on the 26th of April. The tour began…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
MAY
Tyler Oakley
O2 Academy Glasgow

Tyler Oakley at O2 Academy Glasgow in Glasgow on Sunday 17 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…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

18
MAY
Pint of Science Glasgow
The Butterfly and the Pig (plus other venues)

Glasgow University academics bring their latest research to local pubs as part of Pint of Science the worlds largest festival of public science lectures. Glasgow University scientists will take to the stage in pubs across the city as part of a unique…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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19
MAY
An Evening with Al Pacino
Clyde Auditorium

An Evening with Al Pacino at Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow on Tuesday 19 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…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
MAY
Indiana
Art School Glasgow

Indiana at Art School Glasgow in Glasgow on Tuesday 19 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…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAY
Mark Knopfler
Hydro

One of the most respected rock guitarists Mark Knopfler is today a true benchmark forfans of his genre. Rewarded with an Edison Award in Holland and a Steiger prize in Germany for his outstanding achievements…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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