Events in Glasgow

1,651 events within 5 miles

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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 26 Sep

£21 (£19) / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Glasgow Doors Open Day

Free admission to see inside some of Glasgow's finest buildings, old and new, and enjoy various guided walks throughout the city in the annual festival that involves more than 100 buildings and last year boasted nearly 81,000 visits.

Various venues: Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Sat 20 Sep

Times vary / Free

Sun 21 Sep

Times vary / Free

The Mousetrap

  • Directed by: Ian Watt-Smith
  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

£10–£32 / 0844 871 7647

Sat 20 Sep

£10–£32 / 0844 871 7647

Homage to Homeboy

  • US
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Adam Yauch

Special programme of videos and short films made by Beastie Boys founder Adam Yauch from 1989–2011.

Glasgow Film Theatre (0.6 miles)

Sun 21 Sep

0141 332 6535

  • 19:30

Kill Johnny Glendenning

A murderous comedy about the Glasgow underworld. Co-production between the Royal Lyceum Theatre and Citizens Theatre.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow (0.8 miles)

Wed 22 Oct

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Thu 23 Oct

£13–£17 (£2; Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

Fri 24 Oct

£15–£20.50 (Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

…and 11 more dates until 8 Nov back to top

Magic: A Kind Of Queen

Long-running tribute to pomp rockers Queen.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Sat 23 May 2015

£19.50–£36 / 0844 871 7648

One Night of Elvis: Lee 'Memphis' King

An evening in the company of top Elvis impersonator Lee 'Memphis' King, performing a selection of Presley's hip-shaking greatest hits.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Thu 29 Jan 2015

£21–£38 / 0844 871 7648

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 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

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 19 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Mon 20 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Wed 22 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

…and 7 more dates until 31 Oct

Disco Tropicabana

Groove vibes, 60s, 70s and 80s, tropicalia, exotica, and breezy lounge pop with your hostess Mingo-go.

Boteco do Brasil, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 07772 847311

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 07772 847311

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 07772 847311

  • 21:00 – 03:00
…and 12 more dates until 29 Dec back to top

The Seven Song Club

Live acoustic sets.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

Victorian Bar

£7.50 / 0141 552 4267

Featuring Attic Lights/Paul Alger.

  • 20:30

Fri 26 Sep

£7.50 / 0141 552 4267

Featuring Sporting Hero/Turning Plates.

  • 20:30

Fri 10 Oct

£7.50 / 0141 552 4267

  • 20:30
…and 2 more dates until 21 Nov

Take One Action Film Festival

A film festival with a political slant, founded on the belief that 'cinematic experiences can inspire lasting change' and offering a series of talks and programmes showing how films can be used to empower communities on an international stage.

Various venues: Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sat 20 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sun 21 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

…and 13 more dates until 4 Oct

We Were Promised Jetpacks

Breakneck alt.rock with strident, jangling guitars from WWPJ.

Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow (1.9 miles)

Sat 13 Dec

£13.50 / 0141 339 9784

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.

  • 22:30 – 02:00

The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00
…and 27 more dates until 27 Dec back to top

Craft Beer Rising

Sample 200 beers from over 45 breweries as Craft Beer Rising comes to Scotland for the first time. Plus, a music line-up curated by Kiltr features Optimo (Fri); Mia Dora and The Revenge (Sat); Mungo’s HiFi, DJ Andy Smith and Boca45 (Sun).

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

£20 per session / 0141 212 8810

Sat 20 Sep

£20 per session / 0141 212 8810

Sun 21 Sep

£20 per session / 0141 212 8810

The Dreamboys

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

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 4 Oct

£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

FRESH 14

A freshers fair with a difference – as well as info and all that important stuff, there's also free alcohol, DJs, the chance to get all glammed up, competitions and a whole bunch of fun.

Barrowland, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 07842 400995

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Ha Ha Hood

  • Written by: Ben Langley

The tale of Robin Hood with a comedy twist from writer Ben Langley

Theatre Royal, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Sun 28 Sep

£18–£24 / 0844 871 7647

Hamlet

Dominic Hill directs Shakespeare's great tragedy, which has given rise to some of the most iconic phrases in the English language.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow (0.8 miles)

Fri 19 Sep

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Sat 20 Sep

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Tue 23 Sep

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

…and 14 more dates until 11 Oct back to top

Hot Mess

Gay club night describing itself as 'an irregular party for irregular folks', where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of disco, hi-NRG, acid house, Italo and electro from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron (Club for Heroes/Devil Disco Club).

The Poetry Club, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Sat 11 Oct

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

The Juan Maclean

Proggy, intergalactic disco house from one half of the DFA guys.

Berkeley Suite, Glasgow (1.0 miles)

Sat 20 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 237 3235

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Mike & the Mechanics

Mike Rutherford's MOR crew return with a new vocalist in tow – Andrew Roachford of 'Cuddly Toy' fame.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Mon 13 Apr 2015

£35 / 0141 353 8000

Model Rail Scotland

The model rail exhibition fires up its engines for another year of displays, new designs and practical advice.

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00 – 17:00

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)

Thu 16 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 07435 428290

Fri 17 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 07435 428290

Sat 18 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 07435 428290

…and 5 more dates until 26 Oct back to top