Events in Glasgow

1,410 events within 5 miles

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Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Poetry Club, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club

The Feastival of St Andrew

Some top-notch Scottish street food, music, spoken word and street art at this feastival in honour of St Andrew's Day.

SWG3, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Sun 30 Nov

£5 (free before 2pm; children free all day) / 0141 357 7246

Treasure Island

Classic swashbuckling panto action starring Johnny Mac, Stephen Purdon and Michelle McManus.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Sun 30 Nov

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Tue 2 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

…and 42 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Glasgow Christmas Market

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Christmas market with German bratwurst, sweet treats and a sparkling array of gifts and decorations. The legendary Gluhwein House returns serving Gluhwein, Bavarian beers and mulled cider in festive flavours including Rocking Robin and Merry Mixed Berry.

Argyle Street, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

Free

Sun 30 Nov

Free

Mon 1 Dec

Free

…and 20 more dates until 21 Dec

Glasgow on Ice

A chance to perfect your pirouettes (or at least let go of the side) as George Square's open air ice rink returns for another year accompanied by non-stop music. There are funfair rides (including the return of the Big Wheel), free activities for families in the Christmas Workshop and themed nights on the rink including…

George Square, Glasgow (0.2 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

Sun 30 Nov

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

Mon 1 Dec

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

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The Who

The union jack clad British rockers known for anthems including 'Who Are You' and 'I Can See for Miles' return to the stage for their 50th anniversary tour, probably with less smashing of instruments than their early performances. The Who were formed in 1964 by singer Roger Daltrey, guitarist Pete Townshend, bassist…

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Sun 30 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

With Plus Special Guests.

Pressure

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

The Arches, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Fri 28 Nov

£16–£20 / 0141 565 1000

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

Fri 19 Dec

£24 / 0141 565 1000

Christmas party with Sven Väth.

Sat 27 Dec

£18–£22 / 0141 565 1000

End of year party.

Balkanarama

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

The Art School, Glasgow (0.8 miles)

Sat 6 Dec

£10 (£9)

Mystere de l'est guest.

The Elf By Herself

Festive show about the elf who grew tall. Ages 3–6.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Sun 30 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Mon 1 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

…and 30 more dates until 31 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/under 26s/mature students/unemployed £7.50–£17.50) / 0141 353 8000

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The Orchids

Glasgwegian indie veterans promoting their Beatitude #9 album.

The Glad Café, Glasgow (2.4 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£6 / 0141 636 6119

With Bodyheat.

Glasgow Loves St Andrew's Day

Glasgow once again gets down for Saint Andrew, with ceilidhs, kids' shows, storytelling sessions and film screenings.

George Square, Glasgow (0.2 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

Times & prices vary

Part of Glasgow Loves Christmas.

Sun 30 Nov

Times & prices vary

Part of Glasgow Loves Christmas.

Mon 1 Dec

Times & prices vary

Part of Glasgow Loves Christmas.

Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott

Thoughtful contemporary pop from Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott, ex The Beautiful South.

O2 Academy Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Sun 30 Nov

£22.50 / 0844 477 2000

Ponds in the Water

Join the RSPB and OPAL to look in the freezing water and discover the life beneath the surface.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow (1.8 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£1 / 0141 276 9599

Sun 30 Nov

£1 / 0141 276 9599

Christmas Sale

Browse products made by local designers, makers, artists and bakers and pick up some unique gifts for Christmas. bakery47 are on hand to provide essential shopping snacks.

Grey Wolf Studios, Glasgow (1.1 miles)

Fri 12 Dec

Free

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Girls' Day Out

The women's lifestyle, health, beauty and fashion event returns to Scotland with its biggest show yet.

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Sun 30 Nov

£12 / 0141 248 3000

The Charlatans

The ever-durable Charlies have weathered all kinds of upheaval over the years and but have managed to plod along happily with considerable fan support.

Barrowland, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£27.50 / 0141 552 4601

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£27.50 / 0141 552 4601

Afrika Bambaataa

One of the godfathers and true originators of hip hop behind the seminal 'Planet Rock' which helped kick start the entire scene, way back in 1982.

O2 ABC, Glasgow (0.7 miles)

Sun 30 Nov

£8.55–£15.75 / 0141 565 1000

Big Girls Don't Cry: A Tribute To Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Oh what a night you'll have at this tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, with all the hits from 'Sherry' to 'Grease is the Word'.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 30 May 2015

£16.50–£18.50 (£17.50) / 0141 332 1846

The Dreamboys

The ultimate ladies night featuring some of the best looking boys in an all male glamour extravaganza.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Wed 8 Jul 2015

£23.50–£38.50 / 0844 871 7648

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Glasgow Games Festival

Lots of fun for gamers, whether you want to try something new, stick to an old classic or play something suitable for the whole family.

Glasgow Caledonian University Conference Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£4 (Under 16s free)

Glasgow Loves Christmas

Six weeks of festive celebrations in Glasgow city centre. Watch the centre be lit up at Glasgow Christmas Lights switch-on, race 5k dressed as Mr Claus at the Santa Dash, watch the parade at the Style Mile Christmas Carnival and enjoy the outdoor ice skating rink at Glasgow On Ice.

Various venues: Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

Times & prices vary

Sun 30 Nov

Times & prices vary

Mon 1 Dec

Times & prices vary

…and 30 more dates until 31 Dec

Aladdin

Expect family fun and frolics at the Webster Theatre's annual panto, which features Steven Alexander from BBC's The Voice as Aladdin.

Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre), Glasgow (1.5 miles)

Thu 4 Dec

£11.50–£13 / 0141 337 2311

  • 19:30 Aladdin Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre)

Fri 5 Dec

£11.50–£13 / 0141 337 2311

  • 19:30 Aladdin Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre)

Sat 6 Dec

£11.50–£13 / 0141 337 2311

  • 14:30 Aladdin Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre)
  • 19:30 Aladdin Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre)
…and 18 more dates until 28 Dec

Ashton Lane Hogmanay Street Party

Ring in the New Year with fireworks, a piper, street performers, live music, DJs and tasty food and drink.

Ashton Lane, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Wed 31 Dec

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

  • Directed by: Sean Foley
  • Written by: P G Wodehouse (book)

A new comedy based on the writings of PG Wodehouse, starring James Lance as aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster and John Gordon Sinclair as his trusted valet, Jeeves, who is called in to help his master play matchmaker in the countryside. Directed by Sean Foley.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£39.50 / 0844 871 7647

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