Events in Glasgow

1,484 events within 5 miles

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Balkanarama

A blend of klezmer, Balkan, gypsy punk and electronic beats featuring live music, bellydancing, VJs and a live jam session.

Glasgow School of Art (0.7 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£9 in advance; £10 on the door / 0141 353 4500

Featuring Smash Kafana.

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

Glasgow Green (0.8 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 07435 428290

Sun 26 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 07435 428290

Cathcart Model Railway Exhibition

Model railway show with working layouts, displays, societies, traders and a buffet.

Pollokshaws Burgh Halls, Glasgow (3.2 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Sun 26 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Hummingbird, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

The Addams Family

Musical based on characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams, made famous in the 1960s hit TV comedy series.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£14–£16 / 0141 332 1846

£14–£20 / 0141 332 1846

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BrewDog CollabFest

A craft beer festival from BrewDog, unveiling 16 unique collaboration brews made with a selection of UK craft beer breweries.

BrewDog Glasgow (1.8 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Alex the Magician: Tricky Tricks

Fun and funny illusions from Alex the Magician, which will have the whole family in stitches.

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, Glasgow (2.5 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£6.50 (£5.95) / 0141 339 6185

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)

Sun 26 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Mon 27 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Wed 29 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

…and 2 more dates until 31 Oct

Murder Mystery Killer at the Casino

You are transported to 1930s Las Vegas where a show girl has been murdered. Get your detective cap on (or any other costume you can think of) and try to figure out whodunnit. If that proves to be thirsty work, don't worry – there's a glass of fizz and a two course meal in it too.

Alea Casino, Glasgow (1.2 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£25 / 07919 558161

Care: My Story

A screening of films about young people growing up in care. Followed by a Q&A session.

Glasgow Film Theatre (0.6 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 332 6535

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The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Stephen Murray: The Comedown

Glasgow-based sculptor Stephen Murray builds a velodrome as a response to the Commonwealth Games.

The Briggait, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

…and 5 more dates until 1 Nov

Cardinal Sinne

There's to be a new Pope, and the Cardinal needs to journey to the Vatican for the election, but a journalist stalls his trip by asking questions about the past.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sun 26 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Mon 27 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 5 more dates until 1 Nov

Divine!

Glasgow's longest-running club residency brings you a monthly dose of northern soul, heavyweight funk, Tamla Motown, 60s freakbeat, dynamite ska, easy listening and psychedelic soundtracks.

The Admiral, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 02:00 Divine! The Admiral

Sat 29 Nov

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Divine! The Admiral

Sat 27 Dec

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Divine! The Admiral

The Metropolitan Opera: The Barber of Seville

A onstage performance of Rossini's classic comedy, with Isabel Leonard, Lawrence Brownlee and Christopher Maltman.

Cineworld Renfrew Street, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 22 Nov

0871 200 2000

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Scottish Ballet: Up Close

New Voices features exclusive excerpts from works by James Cousins and Helen Pickett, as well as fresh choreography from Scottish Ballet’s own company of dancers. Elite Syncopations is a sassy whirl of 1920s dance hall glitz from Kenneth MacMillan.

Tramway, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£15 (£12) / 0845 330 3501

Your Disco Needs You

Heartwarming musical featuring the songs of Kylie Minogue. All profits go to a selection of Breast cancer charities.

Mitchell Theatre, Glasgow (1.1 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£22.50 / 0141 287 2999

Sun 26 Oct

£22.50 / 0141 287 2999

Sunset Song

Marking a hundred years since the start of WWI, Sell a Door Theatre Company revives Alastair Cording’s faithful adaptation of Lewis Grassic Gibbon’s classic story, recently voted Scotland’s most popular novel of all time.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£10–£29.50 / 0844 871 7648

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)

Sat 25 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.

Sun 26 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.

Mon 27 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.

…and 118 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Best of West Brewery Comedy Club

Jamie Dalgleish hosts some of his comedy buddies who've impressed at the West's monthly stand-up gigs. Doors open 8pm.

WEST Brewery, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Thu 6 Nov

£7 / 0141 550 0135

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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

Crafts for Christmas and Hobbycrafts

Over 100 exhibitors pitch up to this big-scale Christmas craft fair, so a good chance to get all your crafting supplies in hand before the festive season looms.

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£7 in advance (Seniors £6) / 01425 277988

Sun 26 Oct

£7 in advance (Seniors £6) / 01425 277988

A Love From Outer Space

Andrew Weatherall and Sean Johnstone bring their out-there club night to Glasgow for a bi-monthly residency.

Berkeley Suite, Glasgow (1.0 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

£9 / 0141 237 3235

The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Fri 31 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Sat 1 Nov

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

…and 16 more dates until 27 Dec

Circo Latino

DJ Don Salazar provides the Latin beats to accompany the badass acrobats and fire breathers.

Boteco do Brasil, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 07772 847311

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