What's on inHamilton


Welcome to Hamilton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Hamilton - 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 Hamilton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Hamilton

23
JUN
Craft Fair
The Village Centre

Sasoss ‐swap and save one stop shop ‐ East Kilbrides ‐ Local charity is hosting a Craft Fair event We invite you to come a long and join in on the day Theres Bespoke and beautiful crafts made with love whether if…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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24
JUN
Twist and Shout
Lanark Memorial Hall

Twist & Shout An all‐star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late sixties.Sing…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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24
JUN
A Douglas! A Douglas!
Bothwell Castle

Meet the 4th Earl of Douglas Sir Archibald and find out what life was like in this impressive castle during the early 1400s. Learn about Sir Archibalds military campaigns in England and France.…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01316 688885
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24
JUN
The Decoy live in Glasgow
Broadcast

Described by Kerrang as mighty welsh math‐rock The Decoy have gone from strength to strength since releasing their debut album Avalon last year which was premiered by Kerrang after their Parasites EP previously caught their attention. Theyve also notably toured with Freeze…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07530 716815
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01
JUL
Junior Brass Summer School (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive summer school is designed for enthusiastic young brass musicians Grade 4 who want to develop high level performance skills and learn in a conservatoire setting.This course aims to develop in the individual brass player the importance of a whole mind…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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01
JUL
Lecture: Help & 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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738533322OR+353858 418739
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02
JUL
Musical Theatre ( for ages 15-17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This Musical Theatre summer school is an intensive 10‐day course for young people aged 15‐17 years old who are interested in exploring how to create musical theatre material. Students will work together in a challenging creative process which will culminate in a…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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02
JUL
Dance Technique (for ages 10 - 13)
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This fun and energetic five‐day dance summer schools allows young people aged 10 13 to experience a variety of dance genres and improve their overall technique.Participants will be taught by professional teaching artists and will include classes in jazz ballet contemporary…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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02
JUL
Dance Technique (for ages 14 - 17)
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This fun and energetic five‐day dance summer schools allows young people aged 14 17 to experience a variety of dance genres and improve their overall technique.Participants will be taught by professional teaching artists and will study non‐syllabus technique classes in jazz…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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02
JUL
Wild Thing! (Drama for ages 5 - 7)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Let the wild rumpus startMax is wild. He is so wild that he is king of the Wild Things playful and chaotic beasts that rule over Wild Island. It has been quite some time since he sailed away from home leaving…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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02
JUL
Pursuit of Fame (Drama for ages 8 - 11)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

X‐Factor Big Brother the fast track to being famousBut how do we define real talent and true fame Where is the line between the public and the privateThis week‐long summer school will use drama activities to explore what fame means in…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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02
JUL
Acting and Performance (for ages 15 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school will explore theatre‐making through acting and contemporary performance.Students will engage in text based work devising and movement to give them an introduction to cross‐art form collaboration and an opportunity to explore new ways of working.Throughout the week students…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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03
JUL
Using Music in Dementia Care
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This half‐day course will be of interest to anyone wishing to enhance and expand their use of music as a communication tool for adults living with dementia.Participants will be encouraged to explore and reflect upon the elements and qualities of music that…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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03
JUL
Making Music with Pre-school Children
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This half‐day mostly practical course is for anyone wishing to enhance and support the development of childrens social skills language and creativity through musical play and interaction.Practical skills and techniques that have grown out of extensive music therapy practice will be explored.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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04
JUL
Introduction to Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This short summer course will provide students with an introduction to music therapy.Over the two days the use of music therapy will be explored with theory and discussion. Students will also learn from audio and video case studies as well as taking…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Musical Theatre (for ages 12-14)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school is for young people aged 1214 who are interested in musical theatre and want to do something creative this summer.As musical theatre is a multi‐disciplinary art form students will have classes from experienced tutors in areas of voice…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Popular Music (for ages 12 - 17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This summer school gives you the opportunity to develop your musical skills and versatility within the vast range of genres and styles of popular music. During the week you will develop and apply your solo performance skills in an ensemble setting to…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Introduction to Filmmaking (for ages 11-14)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

If you want to start learning how to make your own films this summer school will introduce you to the basics including how to shoot the best frame work from a storyboard write the strongest characters and teach you how to edit…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
The Tollbooth (Musical Theatre for ages 8-11)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Inspired by the film The Phantom Tollbooth this five‐day summer school will enter a magical parallel universe.Everyone is celebrating the summer holidays but what happens when its time to go back to school Why do we need school anywayGrab your map escape…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Modern Ballet - Senior Level (age 15+) Week One
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This intensive summer school is for young people aged 15 who are interested in developing skills in classical ballet technique repertoire and contemporary dance.The course is taught by staff who work on the RCS BA Modern Ballet progamme. Students will benefit from…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Modern Ballet - Junior Level (approx 10-12 years)
The Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks

This five‐day summer school is for young people aged approximately 10 12 years who are interested in developing skills in classical ballet technique repertoire and contemporary dance.The course is taught by staff who work on the RCS BA Modern Ballet progamme.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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09
JUL
Second Star on the Right (Musical Theatre for ages
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

and straight on til morningThere youll find Neverland a place of wonder where dreams are born and time is never plannedThis summer learn how to fly and discover the land of Never. There are many places to explore Mermaid Lagoon Crocodile Creek…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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11
JUL
Speed Dating in Glasgow
browns

Glasgow Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Glasgow EventsAt one of our Glasgow Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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13
JUL
An Evening with David Sedaris UK Tour 2018
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Leading US Humorist Best selling author and Triple Grammy Award nominee David Sedaris is coming to London for his 2018 UK tour supporting the release of his new book of essays Calypso.Known for his sardonic wit and his social satires and critiques…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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14
JUL
Milkshake! Live - The Magic Story Book
Lanark Memorial Hall

Milkshake Live‐ The Magical Story BookStarring Milkshake favourites; Bob the Builder Little Princess Noddy Fireman Sam Shimmer & Shine Pip from Pip Ahoy Winnie and Wilbur Wissper Milkshakes very own Milkshake Monkey and two Milkshake presenters this all singing all dancing musical…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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14
JUL
DreamMaker Foundation Family Racenight
Hamilton Park Racecourse

Lanark trio the CutKelvins are set to make a triumphant return to home turf with a special performance following their rise to fame on the XFactor last year.Joining them on the bill are premier tribute act Little Mix Magic back by popular…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01698 283806
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14
JUL
National Youth Wind Ensemble of Scotland: Senior
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Are you a talented wind brass or percussion student who wants the opportunity to play in a large wind orchestraThe National Youth Wind Ensemble of Scotland continues to work in partnership with the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland to give talented young woodwind…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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16
JUL
Acting (for ages 12-14)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school is an introduction to the basic principles of acting and the skills and qualities required of an actor when performing on stage.Throughout the course you will explore and discover the tools essential to make a believable engaging and…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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16
JUL
Acting (for ages 15-17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This five‐day summer school explores the fundamental principles of acting and the skills and qualities required of an actor when performing on stage.It focuses on detailed character research and development as key processes to make a believable engaging and well rounded performance.During…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01412 708213
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16
JUL
Filmmaking (for ages 15-17)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This two‐week course is perfect for anyone just beginning their journey into the art of filmmaking. Learn all the practical and creative skills you need to make your dream film a reality.Over the two weeks you will work across the various departments…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01412 708213
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Tourist Attractions


Odin

Odin Nightclub in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01236 449400 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.…

Wishaw

Wishaw ‐ golf course in Wishaw, Lanarkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01698 372869 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Wishaw golf courseclub.…

Cue Here

SnookerPool Hall at Cue Here in Airdrie, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 01236 761123 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Diamonds

Diamonds Nightclub in Airdrie, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01236 756588 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Ice Rink

Ice Skating Rink at Ice Rink in Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 01355 244065 for Ice Skating Rink opening times, entrance costs and skate hire.…

Want more?

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