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

31
JUL
Accordion
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Taught by one of Europes finest accordionplayers Djordje Gajic this summer school isdesigned to help you develop your technicaland musical skills whilst experiencing studentlife at RCS.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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31
JUL
Acting: with Text
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

For aspiring actors this summerschool will allow you to analyse text anddevelop your characterisation skills to achieve abelievable performance for your audience.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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31
JUL
Contemporary Dance
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Develop your skills as a contemporary dancerand take the opportunity to enhance yourperformance skills and technique involvingsolo and ensemble material.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
JUL
Design: Set and Costume
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This summer school consists of practical andtheoretical teaching in set and costume designand you will be encouraged to develop yourown unique designs. Looking at the threestages of design research development andpresentation you will explore and learn howdesign for performing arts…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
JUL
Devised Theatre: Rules of the Game
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

What are the rules and who makes them Whatif we dont agree with them Whether you are arule maker or a rule breaker join us in makingan original theatre performance in one week.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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31
JUL
Dragon-realm: The Midnight Creature
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

There is trouble in the realm and we need helpto clear up the mess Children will be takenon a drama adventure and help Gwyndor theWizard to solve the mysteries that lie ahead.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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31
JUL
Introduction to Filmmaking
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

If you want to start learning how to make yourown films this summer school will introduceyou to the basics including how to shoot thebest frame work from a storyboard and teachyou how to edit your film.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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31
JUL
Musical Theatre: Revolting Children
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

What happens when James without his giantpeach meets Matilda Does George swap hismarvellous medicine for some of Charlieschocolate Join us for a fun‐filled week ofmusical theatre and help us decide what theending should be to this twisted Roald Dahl tale.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
JUL
Teaching Classical Singing
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This summer course is led by RCS Head ofVocal Performance Professor StephenRobertson and offers experienced and newsinging teachers the opportunity to establish aclear basis for their teaching strategies. You willsynthesise your own personal vocal experiencewith the most up‐to‐date thinking and researchin singing…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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31
JUL
Violin and Viola
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive and inspiring course attractsyoung musicians from all over the world whowant to strengthen their technical musical andperformance skills. This unique course offersone‐to‐one tuition technique and performanceclasses ensemble coaching and workshops ininstrument maintenance and healthy practice.This course will be led by…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
AUG
Pips and Panda in MAgicland
Lanark Memorial Hall

The internationally renowned Purves Puppets return to Lanark Memorial Hall with their spectacular low‐in‐the‐dark puppets with all the usual spectacular effects Pips the little monkey and silly old Panda go on a journey to Magicland to find Twinkle Mr Magics cheeky white…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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02
AUG
Speed Dating in Glasgow
Corinthian Club

Glasgow Speed Dating How speed dating in Glasgow worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Glasgow. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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05
AUG
Ladies' Night with Marvin Humes, Matt Terry & more
Hamilton Park Racecourse

Ladies Night is the most hotly anticpated night of the year at Hamilton Park Racecourse and this year you will not want to miss out. Capital FM DJ & presenter Marvin Humes will headline the event alongside X‐Factor winner Matt Terry and…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Sports

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05
AUG
Rhythum of the Dance
Lanark Memorial Hall

Lanark Memorial Hall are delighted to announce this incredible live show which creates a new era in Irish entertainment featuring world champion dancers a traditional Irish band and the handsome Young Irish Tenors an array of the most talented gifted cast who…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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07
AUG
Acting: Play
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

During this summer school you will have theopportunity to take part in intensivecasting and rehearsals of a contemporaryScottish work. The week will culminate in aperformance in front of a public audience.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
AUG
Cinematography
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This unique summer school combines handsonexperience of cutting‐edge cinematographytechnology with on location shoots aroundGlasgow and the surrounding countryside.Students will be given practical lessons onfilming with RED cameras drawing inspirationfrom the scenery of urban and rural Scotland.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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07
AUG
Directing: for Theatre
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Led by an experienced director you willdevelop the essential skills required to be atheatre director and learn how to get thebest performance from your actors.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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07
AUG
Jazz with Professor Tommy Smith and Friends
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This summer school is led by internationallyrenowned teachers and performers includingRCS Head of Jazz Professor TommySmith. This course aims to inspire youngmusicians to focus on creativity performanceand composition whilst offering specificinstrumental guidance on the fundamentals ofimprovisation.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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AUG
Musical Theatre: The Tea Party
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

The Mad Hatter and Alice cordially invite youto a tea party extravaganza. A week of songstorytelling and dance that will explore dramaskills and develop confidence in children.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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AUG
Percussion
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This intensive and inspiring course attractsyoung musicians from all over the world whowant to strengthen their technical musical andperformance skills. This unique course offersone‐to‐one tuition technique and performanceclasses ensemble coaching and workshops ininstrument maintenance and healthy practice.This course will be led by…

Location: 10.6 miles away
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AUG
Piping Live! Glasgow 2017
The National Piping Centre

Piping Live Glasgow International Piping Festival is the biggest festival of its kind in the world and the week‐long celebrations will see 40000 people descending on Glasgow for the week‐long celebrations where 150 events take place in various venues across the city…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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AUG
Play On with Guest Artists
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Experience studying in a conservatoire withPlay On our international summer schoolfor strings woodwind and brass players ofgreat potential. Through individual lessonsensembles masterclasses and coaching fromRCS Head of Strings Professor David Watkinand internationally regarded guest artists youwill develop your solo chamber and orchestralplaying…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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AUG
The Masters Solo Piping Competition – MSR
The National Piping Centre

The best competing pipers of this generation return to the stage at The National Piping Centre as they take part in the annual Masters Solo Piping Competition. The overall winner of this competition qualifies for the Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championship in October…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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AUG
The Masters Solo Piping Competition – Piobaireac
The National Piping Centre

he best competing pipers of this generation return to the stage at The National Piping Centre as they take part in the annual Masters Solo Piping Competition. The overall winner of this competition qualifies for the Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championship in October…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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07
AUG
The Tiial of the Century
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

This is a whodunnit The problem is we arenot sure whos to blame. What we do know isthat someone has stolen the forest. Inspiredby Oliver Jeffers The Great Paper Caper thissummer school will ask a lot of BIG questions.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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AUG
Visual Theatre with Ramesh Meyyappan
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

On this visual theatre five‐day course youwill work with theatre creator RameshMeyyappan exploring storytelling throughmusic and movement to develop your visualtheatrical vocabulary.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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08
AUG
International Quartet Competition 2017
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

This Piping Live staple returns for 2017 to showcase the best in international Pipe Bands just days before they take to Glasgow Green for the Worlds.Eight pipe bands from across the globe will send 4 of their pipers to compete in this…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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09
AUG
Brass
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Led by a team of award‐winning teachers brassperformers and guest artists including RCSHead of Brass John Logan and Nigel BoddiceMBE this rousing brass summer school willmotivate any young brass player to be the bestthey can be.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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09
AUG
Lowland and Borders Pipers’ Society Concert
The National Piping Centre

The L.B.P.S. is once again delighted to be part of Piping Live and taking part this year are:Fraser Fifield To call a musicians work unique is a bold statement. However if any musicians come close then Fraser Fifield would be among…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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10
AUG
The Pipe Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital C
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Carrying on the tradition started in the Lord Todd Bar at Strathclyde University The Pipe Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge will pit four top pipers against each other as they take to the stage to perform a medley of their favourite…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Tourist Attractions


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.…

Airdrie Golf Club

Airdrie Golf Club ‐ golf course in Airdrie, Lanarkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01236 762195 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Airdrie Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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.…

Aristocrats Snooker & Leisure Ltd

SnookerPool Hall at Aristocrats Snooker & Leisure Ltd in Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 0141‐779 4055 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Bellshill & Mossend Bowling Club

Bowling at Bellshill & Mossend Bowling Club in Bellshill, Lanarkshire. Contact venue on 01698 745084 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bellshill Golf Club

Bellshill Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bellshill, Lanarkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01698 745124 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bellshill Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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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.