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

20
AUG
Tea Dance with John Findlay
Lanark Memorial Hall

John Findlay provides the live music for our series of tea dances with a mixture of sequence and ballroom to suit all tastes. Tea and biscuits provided. …

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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29
AUG
Dougie MacLean plus special guest Patsy Matheson
Lanark Memorial Hall

Dougie MacLean is Scotland's pre‐eminent singer‐songwriter and a national musical treasure' ‐ SingOut USA ‐ who has developed a unique blend of lyrical roots based' songwriting and instrumental composition. He is internationally renowned for his song Caledonia' music for Last of the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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05
SEP
Shang-a-Lang
Lanark Memorial Hall

A wonderfully funny and poignant trip back to the 70swritten by Catherine Johnson ‐ directed by Michael EmansTake a step back in time to the days of the Bay City Rollers with loud fashions and laugh out loud adult humour.Written by Catherine…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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11
SEP
Elio Pace Performs the Billy Joel Songbook
Lanark Memorial Hall

Following on from his highly acclaimed New York and Philadelphia concerts Elio Pace and orchestra are back on the road to deliver a sensational tour celebrating the phenomenal music of Billy Joel.Featuring the massive hits Uptown Girl Just The Way You…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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11
SEP
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
The Town House

Programme:MOZART Symphony No 29 in A WEBER Clarinet Concerto No 2 in E‐flatMENDELSSOHN Symphony No 1Artists:Ben Gernon ConductorMaximiliano Martn ClarinetScottish Chamber Orchestra…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Bothwell Rock Choir
Main Hall

The Bothwell Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Jennifer Sim. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Jennifer. Rock Choir…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
FREE taster session at the Hamilton Rock Choir
The Main Hall

Your local Hamilton choir is run by South Lanarkshire based musician Jennifer Sim. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around South Lanarkshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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19
SEP
The Rat Pack
The Town House

Its fun all the way as the Purveyors of Cool swing into town with a sensational show featuring the greatest music of the 20th century.Wonderful memories of Frank Sinatra Dean Martin & Sammy Davis Junior…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
SEP
The Steve Hewlett Show
Lanark Memorial Hall

Britains Got Talent 2013 finalist Steve Hewlett has been a Comedy Ventriloquist since the age of 17. He has worked worldwide and back again in some of the finest venues across the UK and the most luxurious Cruise Liners at Sea.His recent…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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25
SEP
Derek Acorah
The Town House

A successful British medium and enthusiast for all things paranormal Derek Acorah currently enjoys his own show on Sky Real Lives and is known for his sometimes controversial role on Most Haunted. Inspired to look…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

26
SEP
Shang A Lang
The Town House

Written by Catherine Johnson writer of the hit musical Mamma Mia Shang‐a‐Lang follows three forty‐something Scottish women on their way to a 70s revival weekend in Butlins where the Bay City Rollers are playing. They were all Rollerettes back in the day…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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02
OCT
Ross Noble
Falkirk Town Hall

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
OCT
Nothing Personal
The Town House

Your home their work A comedy drama about residents families and Carers up against age authority and each otherMrs Lees moves into sheltered housing and quickly discovers its not all it appears. Between guilt tripping daughters meddling neighbours a multitude of…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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04
OCT
Bonnybridge and District Model Railway Exhibition
Bonnybridge Community Centre

Bonnybridge and District Model Railway Club would like to thank everyone who attended our 10th annual show on 5th and 6th October 2013 and announce they are holding their 11th Annual Exhibition as usual on the first weekend of October 2014. Further…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01324- 813874
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04
OCT
Lunch with Agatha - Spider's Web
Lanark Memorial Hall

If you see yourself as a Miss Marple or a Hercule Poirot then this will be right up your street The queen of murder mysteries will have you on the edge of your seatsFun and laughter...the lights go out....a murder happens An…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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09
OCT
Guys and Dolls JR
The Town House

Join us as a we take a journey back to 1950s New York where we discover the colourful and eccentric characters and the touching story based around the bright lights and shady corners of Times Square.In the twilight world of gangsters and…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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13
OCT
Deep Sea Puppet Workshop
Lanark Memorial Hall

Come along and join Puppet Stew for a morning of creative puppet making fun Let your imagination run wild in our 90 minute workshop where you will get to make your very own Deep Sea themed rod puppet to take home with…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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13
OCT
Oscar and the Deep Sea Pearl
Lanark Memorial Hall

The future of the ocean rests on one little mouse.....Oscar and his friend Fin the fish are swept into an exciting underwater mystery in which they encounter the wicked Emperor Gritsklyter and a power which controls the whole sea.Fast‐paced energetic musical and…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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14
OCT
Emily Brown and The Thing
Lanark Memorial Hall

Something MONSTROUS is keeping Emily Brown awakeTall Stories creators of the hugely popular Gruffalo stage show are proud to present their brand new show based on the much‐loved book by Cressida Cowell writer of How to Train your Dragon and Neal Layton.One…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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17
OCT
The King is Back!
Lanark Memorial Hall

Taking Care of Elvis starring Ben PortsmouthThe King is BackIn 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'…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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18
OCT
Elvis Is In The Building
The Town House

Celebrating Elvis' entire career this lavish stage show features Britain's leading Elvis impersonator The Guardian a fantastic band and a score that includes all of Elvis' million‐selling hits.Climaxing with the King's legendary Vegas spectaculars you wont be disappointed ‐ classic…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01698 452299
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18
OCT
Rolling Back the Years
Lanark Memorial Hall

Another sensational show from the producers of Memory Lane Memories are Made of This and All our Yesterdays. A stunning roller coaster ride of nostalgia featuring tributes to some of the worlds greatest stars including Glen Miller Fred Astaire Buddy Holly Cliff…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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25
OCT
Legends of Laughter
The Town House

Starring Roy Walker and Bobby DavroTwo of the biggest names in British comedy history come to The Town House this October as part of the towns very own comedy festival HaHa Hamilton.From New Faces to Catchprase Irishman Roy Walker is a comedy…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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28
OCT
Shane Filan
Motherwell Concert Hall

Live music event at Motherwell Concert Hall Motherwell Lanarkshire. To watch Shane Filan live at Motherwell Concert Hall on the Tuesday 28 October 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
NOV
Room On The Broom
The Town House

Adapted for the stage from the best‐selling book by Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson MBE and Axel Scheffler.A spellbinding adventure from the creators of The GruffaloHow the cat purred and how the witch grinned as they sat on their broomstick and flew through…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 452299
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14
NOV
Sing-a-long-a Grease
Lanark Memorial Hall

The brand new sing along screening of the classic film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton‐John brought to you by the producers of Sing‐a‐Long‐a Sound of Music.Ever wanted to know what its like to be a T‐bird or a Pink Lady but…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01555 667999
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21
NOV
Champions of Rock
Lanark Memorial Hall

Its back. This time the authoritative Queen concert show is joined by the worlds number one Meat Loaf revue. Recreating the fun musicianship and showmanship of Queen live return to a time of Bohemian Rhapsody…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Madame Butterfly
Lanark Memorial Hall

Music in Lanark is delighted to welcome back OPERA BOHEMIA One of the most exciting new opera companies in the country ‐ The Herald A breath of fresh air on the operatic circuit ‐ The Courier. Their production of Puccinis Madame…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01555 667999
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29
NOV
The Way of the Drum
Lanark Memorial Hall

Experience the thundering exhilarating rhythms of Taiko in a dynamic and captivating show and gain a unique insight into the world of this powerful art form.A fusion of primal rhythm energy choreographed movement and infectious humour to captivate audiences of all ages…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01555 667999
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29
NOV
Todd Gordon
The Town House

SINGS THE SINATRA SONGBOOKHamilton‐born Todd Gordon recognised as one of Britains top jazz and swing vocalists makes a welcome return to The Town House with his Sinatra Songbook. Not a conventional tribute show but a sincere and sophisticated take on the music…

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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