Events in Glasgow

1,511 events within 5 miles

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Billy Connolly: High Horse

The Big Yin of Scottish stand-up takes a break from all that globe-trotting and acting for a Scottish stand-up tour. A rare chance to see live what made him famous. Connolly's talent for spinning a great yarn began back in his 1960s folkie days, when his sets veered off from music to storytelling. Since then, he's…

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Martyn Joseph

Cult singer-songwriter, described as the 'Welsh Springsteen', making social and spiritual comment through his acoustic songs.

City Halls, Glasgow (0.2 miles)

Fri 7 Nov

£16–£18 / 0141 353 8000

Glasgay!

Celebrating its 21st anniversary this year, the massive celebration of queer culture boasts impressive programme of theatre, comedy, music, clubs and visual art events.

Various venues: Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Sun 2 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

…and 13 more dates until 15 Nov

Al Murray: One Man, One Guvnor

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£26.50 / 0844 871 7648

Big Guitar Weekend

The RCS's Big Guitar Weekend celebrates all things guitarish (except for the electrified variety).

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

Sun 2 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

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Day of the Dead Glesga

Slip into some fresh facepaint and practice your spooky dance – it's Día de los Muertos! Expect a Mexican fiesta with live Mariachi music courtesy of Rapido Mariachi, DJs Tigerbeat and Jill Mingo spinning Latin beats and dance floor bangers, choreographed dance from burlesque troupe the Femme Fatales and of course mucho…

Stereo, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0141 222 2254

Alasdair Gray: A Life in Print and Posters

New screenprints from the artist/author, based on his illustrations from Lanark but reimagined in full colour and created in collaboration with GPS's Master Printers. There's also a selection of Gray's poster work.

Glasgow Print Studio (0.4 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

…and 12 more dates until 16 Nov

Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival

A colourful and exciting ice show featuring characters from Frozen, Tangled, The Little Mermaid and more.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Thu 26 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Fri 27 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

RHA T10i In-Ear Headphone UK Launch Party

Be one of the first get the new T10i in-ear headphones in your ears at this product launch.

Loud & Clear, Glasgow (1.2 miles)

Thu 13 Nov

Children's Classic Concerts: The Monsters' Ball

A spooky concert of music and dance for all the family. Dress up in your scariest costume and join the Monster Ball.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0141 353 8000

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Glasgow Fireworks

Annual huge fireworks display for all the family on Glasgow Green. Funfair runs from 4.30pm and the first bang goes off at 7.30pm.

Glasgow Green (0.8 miles)

Wed 5 Nov

Free

Dracula

A contemporary interpretation of Bram Stoker's haunting, erotic tale, set to music by composers including Bach, Mozart, Ligetti and Fred Firth.

Tramway, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£15 (£12) / 0845 330 3501

Sat 1 Nov

£15 (£12) / 0845 330 3501

The Fault Line

Estrada Actors Studio presents a powerful drama about an abusive domestic relationship.

Room at the Top, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Fri 28 Nov

£10 / 0141 352 9978

Ticket includes a complimentary wine and chance to meet the cast afterwards.

Sat 29 Nov

£10 / 0141 352 9978

Ticket includes a complimentary wine and chance to meet the cast afterwards.

Bad Boy Pub Quiz

The Bad Boy Pub Quiz: an evening of fun and frolics, musical statues, pass the pineapple, and the chance to win 'hunners' of money. Loads of great prizes to be won, and plenty of crap ones too!

Home, Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 17 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

…and 58 more dates until 28 Dec 2015

Sloans, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Thu 6 Nov

0141 221 8886

Thu 13 Nov

0141 221 8886

Thu 20 Nov

0141 221 8886

…and 58 more dates until 31 Dec 2015

Erol Alkan

Mashed up electro, beats and indie.

The Sub Club, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 4600

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John Aldiss' Magnificent 7

Comedy/variety show mixes funny folks, music, spoken word, cabaret, magic and more. Catch is, each act gets precisely seven minutes.

The Griffin, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

…and 5 more dates until 25 Dec

The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000

Alasdair Gray: From the Personal to the Universal

A major retrospective to mark the 80th birthday of one of Scotland's most revered artists. More than 100 works are on display, many loaned from private collections, featuring pieces from Gray's student days to the present.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow (1.8 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Sun 2 Nov

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

…and 112 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Ghost Tour

Backstage experience with a spooky twist. These spine-chilling tales will have you shivering in your seat and looking over your shoulder the next time you’re watching a show.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Mon 3 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Tue 4 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

…and 7 more dates until 5 Dec

Miracle on 34 Parnie Street

Johnny McKnight plays Kristine Kringle in this kitsch pantomime.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 28 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

Sat 29 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

Sun 30 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

…and 35 more dates until 4 Jan 2015 back to top

Pressure

More techno action from Slam featuring some big-name guests.

The Arches, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£16–£20 / 0141 565 1000

Halloween Special with Dave Clarke, Boddika, Agoria, Karotte & Silicone Soul. Slam launch album Reverse Proceed.

Fri 28 Nov

£16–£20 / 0141 565 1000

The night turns sweet 16 with sets from Ben Klock, Slam, Laura Jones and Subb-An.

Agatha Christie's Black Coffee

  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Christie's first play for the stage features the now-iconic Hercule Poirot and a typical crime plot.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7647

Tue 4 Nov

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7647

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7647

…and 3 more dates until 8 Nov

Chvrches

Glasgow-based electro pop trio touring in support of debut album The Bones of What You Believe.

Barrowland, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

£16 / 0141 552 4601

With Lizzo.

Tue 4 Nov

£16 / 0141 552 4601

With Lizzo.

The Circus of Horrors: London after Midnight

Circus performers from around the world get creepy as the Circus of Horror brings a whole new cast of characters (plus old favourites) on tour.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Tue 25 Nov

£13–£41 / 0844 871 7648

Dance 'Til Dawn

  • Written by: Karen Bruce

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace are back with a brand new show celebrating the Golden Age of Hollywood.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Tue 7 Apr 2015

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 8 Apr 2015

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

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