What's on inShotts

Welcome to Shotts

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

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Forthcoming events in Shotts

04
SEP
The King Is Back!
The Town House

Starring Ben PortsmouthIn August 2012 Ben Portsmouth made history when he won the Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest' which took place in Memphis crowning Ben as the Worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist' the only artist from outside the USA…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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08
SEP
Dinosaur Zoo
Lanark Memorial Hall

Direct from Australia Erth's Dinosaur Zoo brings these awesome prehistoric creatures to the stage as you've never seen them before up close and personalFrom cute baby dinos to teeth‐gnashing giants meet the most recent addition…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

19
SEP
The Manfreds
Lanark Memorial Hall

Top British R&B band MANFRED MANN scored their 1st UK Top 10 hit in 1964 with 5‐4‐3‐2‐1 which became the signature tune for Britains popular music TV show READY STEADY GO. Further hits followed with…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
SEP
Cumbernauld 10k
Broadwood Stadium

The Cumbernauld 10K is an enjoyable day out for the full family. The race is suitable for those athletes looking to achieve a personal best as well as those attempting their first race whilst taking in the scenery of Broadwood Loch.The childrens…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01236 341968
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25
SEP
Comedy Gala
The Town House

HaHa Hamilton Comedy Gala in aid of the STV Appeal 2015Friday 25 September 20157.30pmThe 2015 HaHa Hamilton Comedy Festival starts with a bang as it hosts a glittering comedy spectacular in aid of the STV Appeal 2015. An unrivalled array of comedy…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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26
SEP
Beyond the Barricade
Lanark Memorial Hall

Recreating original West EndBroadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity Beyond the Barricade features a cast of past principal performers from the West End production of Les Miserables and the recent 25th Anniversary Concert at…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
Baroque
The Town House

Baroque by CandlelightFrom the Producers of A Viennese Strauss Gala and Magical Mozart this stunning fully costumed show immerses us in the wonderful music and the classical baroque world of some of the worlds greatest romantic composers‐‐‐‐ Vivaldi Handel and Bach.With beautiful…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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03
OCT
Michelle McManus
The Town House

Michelle McManus ‐ ReloadedExclusive Preview ‐ Be one of the first to see the new Edinburgh Festival 2015 Show.Presenter columnist and singer Michelle brings her new Reloaded one woman show to Hamilton. An upfront take on life since winning Pop Idol along…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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03
OCT
Model Railway Exhibition
Bonnybridge Community Centre

Bonnybridge and District Model Railway Club regret to announce the cancellation of their 2015 show. They are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. Thank You and we hope to see you in 2016.…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01324- 503290
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09
OCT
Matilda
The Town House

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Them Beatles
Lanark Memorial Hall

Back by popular demand Them Beatles will definitely give audiences the opportunity to clap their hands and rattle their jewellery to one of the UKs most sought after authentic Beatles tribute shows. With their unparalleled attention to detail both musically and visually…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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10
OCT
30th Anniversary Movie Screening - Les Miserables
Lanark Memorial Hall

To celebrate 35 years since its premiere on stage Lanark Memorial Hall is screening the box office smash hit 2012 movie of Les Miserables.Set against the backdrop of 19th‐century France Les Misarables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01555 667999
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10
OCT
The Ovarian Cancer Walk, Falkirk
Callendar Park

The Ovarian Cancer Walk is Target Ovarian Cancers 5k or 10k sponsored walk. Join hundreds of men and women across the UK who are taking steps to beat ovarian cancer. It doesnt matter how you take part ‐ walk or run 5k…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 099330
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14
OCT
The Tiger who came to Tea
The Town House

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big stripy tiger The…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
OCT
Hairy Maclary's Cat Tales
Lanark Memorial Hall

A brand new show featuring your favourite characters including Hairys feline friendsFollowing the huge success of The Hairy Maclary and Friends Show Nonsense Room return with a new set of stories featuring Hairy Maclary Hercules Morse Bottomley Potts Muffin Maclay Bitzer Maloney…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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16
OCT
The Last Yankee
Lanark Memorial Hall

To celebrate the centenary of Arthur Miller Rapture Theatre is producing one of the legendary writers last great plays.Leroy Hamilton a descendant of one of Americas founding fathers and The Last Yankee lives a modest life as a carpenter and has eschewed…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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17
OCT
One and Only Direction
Lanark Memorial Hall

Formed following the phenomenal international success of the Worlds number one boy band One and Only Direction have arrived to deliver the ultimate tribute experience.The bands commitment to authenticity delivers this high‐energy replica stage show that is sure to leave audiences roaring…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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21
OCT
Edward Reid
The Town House

An Evening with Edward ReidAn Evening with Edward Reid promises to be a captivating evening of timeless hits combining his outstanding vocals and extensive range of songs with self‐deprecating humour and charming banter. Time: 8.00pmTickets: £15.00…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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23
OCT
Trio Gitan
Lanark Memorial Hall

With songs music stories and downright good entertainment Trio Gitan will take you on a European journey like no other From classical music to Klezmer poignant Russian songs to Parisian swing compositions new to Celtic fiddling ‐ this band has it all…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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24
OCT
The Best of Bowie
Lanark Memorial Hall

It all started in 1993 when Jean Genie was formed following the discovery of David Bowie look‐and‐sound‐alike artiste John Mainwaring. The band soon became famous for their flamboyant stage show and today the band have many impressive claims to fame. Jean Genie…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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24
OCT
Westcoast
The Town House

Celebrating the music of The Beach BoysCome and join the fun fun fun in the Californian sun. . . Beach Boys box office smash‐hit Westcoast is coming to town.Based on the Good Vibrations of The Beach Boys its time to catch a…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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26
OCT
The Mousetrap
The Town House

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Hotel Transylvania
Lanark Memorial Hall

For a special Halloween treat for the children wed like to welcome you to Hotel Transylvania Draculas lavish five‐stake resort where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend Dracula Adam Sandler has invited…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01555 667999
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31
OCT
Skerryvore with special guest Sharon Shannon
Lanark Memorial Hall

2015 is Skerryvores 10th anniversary year with a host of celebratory events at home in Europe and in the USA. A collaboration building on previous contact with Irish Lifetime Award winning musician Sharon Shannon is another of these celebrations. Sharon joins Skerryvore…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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07
NOV
Dave Gorman
Motherwell Concert Hall

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
NOV
Islands In The Stream
The Town House

ISLANDS IN THE STREAMThe Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers StoryCelebrating the queen and king of country Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. . . Stacked with country music's greatest hits: Jolene Ruby 9 to 5 Lucille Here You Come Again The Gambler Coward…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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14
NOV
Ledd Zepp
Lanark Memorial Hall

Ledd Zepp come to Lanark with a brand new show recreating the hits from the Celebration Day Concert The Best Of. Hear all the great Led Zeppelin hits including Good Times Bad Times; Ramble On; Black Dog; In My Time Of Dying;…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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20
NOV
ABBA Party Night
The Town House

In 1974 Swedish pop sensations ABBA took the world by storm winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Brighton with Waterloo Now over forty years on their incredible musical legacy is still celebrated around the world.Dont miss this fantastic show featuring the…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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20
NOV
Dave Finnegan's Commitments
Lanark Memorial Hall

Mickah Wallace from legendary film The Commitments continues to spread the gospel of soul taking up where the iconic movie left off and in soulsational styleJust like the movie this live stage show sees a splendidly‐cast group of incredibly‐talented musicians share the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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21
NOV
Big Band Christmas Ball
The Town House

Big Band Christmas BallCome along and enjoy a Gala Night of Golden Era Music and Dance featuring the That Swing Sensation Big Band and introducing the Kennedy Cupcakes.As one of Scotlands most popular swing dance bands Swing Sensation perform across the length…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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Tourist Attractions


A 1 Paintball Ltd

A 1 Paintball Ltd ‐ Paintball in Bathgate, West Lothian. Contact the venue on telephone number 0800‐019 1404 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at A 1 Paintball Ltd.…

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.…

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.…

Blackburn Bowling Club

Bowling at Blackburn Bowling Club in Bathgate, West Lothian. Contact venue on 01506 652142 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Carluke Golf Club

Carluke Golf Club ‐ golf course in Carluke, Lanarkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01555 771070 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Carluke Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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