Events in East Renfrewshire on 09 August 2018

View all the upcoming events in East Renfrewshire on the 09 August 2018 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Auchenback Active Limited Annual Community Safety Family Fun Day

Auchenback Active Limited Annual Community Safety Family Fun Day

9th August 2018
Auchenback Active are holding their fantastic annual Community Safety Event on Thursday 9th August at Auchenback Resource Centre, Barrhead! Read more
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

9th August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families! Read more
Busby Tennis Club Summer Holiday Programme

Busby Tennis Club Summer Holiday Programme

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Busby Tennis Club are running a Summer Holiday Programme for 4 - 16 year olds over the holidays, suitable all abilities! Read more
Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Monthly Meeting

Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Monthly Meeting

9th August 2018
Have your voice heard on local issues at the Crookfur, Greenfarm & Mearns Village Community Council Meeting! Read more
Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Various Locations East Renfrewshire
If you’re keen to find out how to tackle a tablet, control a computer or find your way around the web, then your local library is the place to be! Read more
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

15th January 2018 - 16th December 2018
Various Locations East Renfrewshire
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions! Read more
Giffnock Soccer Centre Summer Camps

Giffnock Soccer Centre Summer Camps

2nd July 2018 - 9th August 2018
Giffnock Soccer Centre will be running their popular football camps over the whole of the summer holidays at Eastwood Park! Read more
Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

Include Me 2 Club - Junior Youth Club

23rd October 2017 - 31st December 2018
Include Me 2 Club run a Junior Youth Club for ages 0 - 12 and their families at Dalmeny Community Centre on Mondays! Read more
Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Keep the kids amused by registering them for the annual Summer Holiday Club at Maxwell Mearns Castle Church! Read more
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp

Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp

28th June 2018 - 14th August 2018
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp is a fun and innovative class designed to give children between the ages of 5-12 years old an enjoyable start to the nations favourite game! Read more
Summer Tennis Camps

Summer Tennis Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Clarkston Tennis Club's Summer Tennis Camps offer a fun introduction to the game of tennis for girls and boys aged 5 to 16! Read more

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Duvet Day Chill at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

9th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe invites you slow down for a short time and enjoy a Duvet Day with their resident Chihuahuas.
A Gallant Life

A Gallant Life

3rd August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Not Cricket Productions brings this true and heart-warming new musical about Muriel Thompson, motor-racing champion, suffragette, ambulance driver and decorated war veteran, to the Fringe.
Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

4th August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Rob Broderick will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.
Ada Campe and the Psychic Duck

Ada Campe and the Psychic Duck

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Join 2018 NATYS winner, Ada Campe, for a show about wonderful women, strange encounters and a fairground mystery that occurred on the Welsh coast many moons ago...
Adele Cliff: Sheep

Adele Cliff: Sheep

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Adele Cliff is fast becoming one of the most sought-after acts on the UK circuit and she brings her hotly anticipated debut hour to the Festival Fringe.
Adulting

Adulting

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Catch award-winning cabaret artist Tash York when she brings her show "Adulting" to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Alice Fraser: Ethos

Alice Fraser: Ethos

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Ethos is a silly, funny and smart show that explores what it is to be human and brought to the Fringe by award-winning writer, broadcaster and comedy performer, Alice Fraser.
Art of Glass

Art of Glass

6th April 2018 - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition exploring the work of leading glass artists in Britain today comes to the National Museum of Scotland from 6th April.
‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

16th June 2018 - 25th August 2018
Artist Laura Gill's latest exhibition ‘Moon Shadows’ continues her study of the timeless quality of movement of the human figure.
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
The musical improv smash hit wonder Baby Wants Candy is back at the Fringe with more brand new, ad-libbed, undefined, exhilarating 55-minute musicals.
Beginners/Intermediate Pilates Classes for Adults

Beginners/Intermediate Pilates Classes for Adults

3rd July 2018 - 4th June 2019
Come along and try Pilates for adults with Nicky Pender every Tuesday and Wednesday at Liberton Kirk Halls.
Bongo’s Bingo

Bongo’s Bingo

26th July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Bongo’s Bingo continues to see sell-out shows across the UK and we’re thrilled to bring it to the Edinburgh Fringe this August.
Boogie Beat POP UP class

Boogie Beat POP UP class

9th August 2018
Boogie Beat POP UP class is coming to the Leaf & Bean Cafe this summer, with singing, dancing, classical fairy tales and much more!
Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

Can taking up a new activity help our thinking skills as we age?

27th October 2017 - 30th September 2018
Heriot-Watt University are looking for people aged 65 and over in Edinburgh & Lothians to take part in a new study.
Canaletto and the Art of Venice

Canaletto and the Art of Venice

11th May 2018 - 21st October 2018
The exhibition presents a spectacular selection of eighteenth-century Venetian art, bringing the irresistible allure of the most beautiful city in the world to The Queen's Gallery.
Children’s Judo Club

Children’s Judo Club

2nd March 2018 - 2nd March 2019
Randori Judo will be starting a four week Introduction to Judo Course commencing on Friday 2nd March at 4:30pm at Clovenstone Community Centre.
Chris Turner: We’re Where We Were

Chris Turner: We’re Where We Were

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Don't miss Manchester lad Chris Turner when he brings his show - We're Where We Were - to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Cirque Berserk

Cirque Berserk

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Britain’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular, Cirque Berserk, makes its eagerly anticipated Fringe debut at EICC!
CLASS

CLASS

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A parent-teacher meeting goes very wrong in CLASS – a new play about learning difficulties: in school, in life, wherever.
Coriolanus Vanishes

Coriolanus Vanishes

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Coriolanus Vanishes is a contemporary tragedy exploring how childhood memories can besiege adult relationships.
Craig Hill: C’mon the Lads!

Craig Hill: C’mon the Lads!

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scotland's kilted and award-winning comedy treasure is back at the Fringe with a new show and it is soooooo not about fit-baws!
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

2nd January 2018 - 31st December 2018
We'll be hiding lots of cuddly Britannia toy corgis on board the ship for you to spot.
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Daniel Sloss: X

Daniel Sloss: X

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Catch the new show from Daniel Sloss, the internationally acclaimed, award-winning Scottish stand-up comedian when he returns to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

30th June 2018 - 20th August 2018
Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and remote corners of the Almond Valley site during the summer holidays!
Edinburgh Character Project

Edinburgh Character Project

1st August 2018 - 31st August 2018
This August, Edinburgh’s West End will launch a major new month-long photography exhibition, the West End Character Project, showcasing the people and places that shape it.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

9th August 2018
Turkish tenor Ilker Arcayürek makes his International Festival debut with the poignant songs of Schubert and Wolf.
Edinburgh International Festival:  King Creosote

Edinburgh International Festival: King Creosote

9th August 2018
King Creosote returns to the International Festival as part of Light on the Shore with Edinburgh Gin Seaside at Leith Theatre.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Love Cycle: OCD Love

Edinburgh International Festival: Love Cycle: OCD Love

9th August 2018
Intensely kinetic OCD Love is one of two complementary, standalone dance pieces from the world-renowned L-E-V Dance Company.
Edinburgh International Festival:  National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

9th August 2018
Paul Daniel conducts the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland in works by French and Scottish composers, ending in Debussy’s transcendent La mer.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Vaughan Williams’s A Sea Symphony

Edinburgh International Festival: Vaughan Williams’s A Sea Symphony

9th August 2018
Martyn Brabbins, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Edinburgh Festival Chorus join forces to celebrate the 90th birthday of Scottish composer Thea Musgrave.
Edinburgh International Festival: Midsummer

Edinburgh International Festival: Midsummer

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Enjoy this newly expanded version of David Grieg’s heart-warming and humorous love-letter to Edinburgh, featuring original songs by Ballboy’s Gordon McIntyre.
Edinburgh International Festival: Notes from the Field - CANCELLED

Edinburgh International Festival: Notes from the Field - CANCELLED

6th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Unfortunately, all performances of Anna Deveare Smith's 2018 Edinburgh International Festival, Notes from the Field, has been cancelled due to unforseen scheduling conflict for Ms Smith.
Edinburgh International Festival: Waiting for Godot

Edinburgh International Festival: Waiting for Godot

3rd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett’s iconic absurdist play, is brought to life in what has been called its greatest production for 25 years.
Edinburgh Summer Sessions

Edinburgh Summer Sessions

9th August 2018
Edinburgh Summer Sessions will take place at the Ross Bandstand this August bring world-class acts to Princes Street Gardens.
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

4th August 2018 - 10th February 2019
This is the first major exhibition to focus on this unusual and enigmatic artist and features over sixty artworks from public and private collections.
Elvis McGonagall: Full Tartan Jacket

Elvis McGonagall: Full Tartan Jacket

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Prepare yourself for an hour of dazzling Weltschmerz, satirical verse and anarchic wit with the 2006 World Slam Champion, BBC Radio 4 regular and walking shortbread tin Elvis McGonagall.
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Don't miss the legendary show, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, when it returns for its 11th Edinburgh Fringe!
Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Felicity Ward returns to the Edinburgh Fringe after a two-year hiatus. She’s back and ready to bust a nut-ful of jokes.
Frankie Boyle - Prometheus Volume III

Frankie Boyle - Prometheus Volume III

7th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Frankie Boyle brings his new show: Volume Three of his eight volume Prometheus sequence to Edinburgh Playhouse in August.
Frankomime’s Monster

Frankomime’s Monster

4th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
Posturous Productions bring you 'Frankomime’s Monster', a children's show full of scientific rigor (of the "mortis" variety), songs and very, very small crowd scenes as part of the PBH Free Fringe.
Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

3rd August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Come along for some good exercise and great fun with Edinburgh Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall during the Festival Fringe!
Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

22nd May 2018 - 24th August 2018
The winning entries to the 2018 Fringe Schools Poster Competition will be on display at Dynamic Earth from 22nd May until 24th August.
Growing Up With Books

Growing Up With Books

1st June 2018 - 9th December 2018
Explore the world of children’s books in this exhibition on now at the Museum of Childhood.
Head-Maps and Boundaries

Head-Maps and Boundaries

9th August 2018
This free talk and workshop is a chance to reflect on the insatiability of social media for our own "feeds" and is part of the Hive Mind exhibition.
Historic Underground

Historic Underground

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Discover a dark, damp world unchanged since the 18th century in this tour of Blair Street Underground Vaults with Mercat Tours.
Hive Mind

Hive Mind

2nd August 2018 - 9th August 2018
In this body of sculptural work, Renee Rilexie uses the human head to interrogate the human condition in a digital era.
Hotline w/ DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power + More (5am)

Hotline w/ DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power + More (5am)

9th August 2018
Hotline is moving over to The Mash House for a special festival takeover with DJ Femme Fresh, Proc Fiskal, Vaj Power and more...
Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi

Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Imran Yusuf, a truly unique voice in the world of comedy, bring his show 'Saint, Sinner, Sufi' to The Stand Edinburgh Fringe.
In Focus: Scottish Photography

In Focus: Scottish Photography

7th July 2018 - 12th May 2019
This exhibition showcases the City Art Centre’s photographic collections, charting the development of fine art photography in Scotland from the 19th century to present day.
Jake Howie: Read My Lips

Jake Howie: Read My Lips

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Warm and quick-witted,newcomer Jake Howie brings his frank take on life, love, sex and politics to this year’s Fringe.
James Hancox: Sports For The Unsporty

James Hancox: Sports For The Unsporty

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
James Hancox has always been rubbish at sports. As a response, he’s invented his own and plans to unveil them to the world, one fringe show at a time, in his debut solo hour.
Jarred Christmas  ‘Remarkably Average’ Edinburgh Fringe Show

Jarred Christmas  ‘Remarkably Average’ Edinburgh Fringe Show

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Catch Jarred Christmas when he brings his brand-new show ‘Remarkably Average’ to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
Jimeoin: Roast Chicken Result!

Jimeoin: Roast Chicken Result!

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
World class stand-up as the Irishman from Australia brings his brilliantly observed, ever-evolving and hilarious comedy to his incredible 25th Edinburgh Fringe.
Lloyd Langford: Why The Big Face?

Lloyd Langford: Why The Big Face?

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
The ever-charming, award-winning Lloyd Langford returns to the Fringe with his new show 'Why The Big Face?'
Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

29th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Comedian Mark Thomas uses his own demise to explore the state of the NHS and what the future might hold for all of us.
Meek

Meek

31st July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Presented by Headlong in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Meek is a tale which reflects on our own fraught times.
Men With Coconuts - Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Men With Coconuts - Edinburgh Fringe 2018

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The award-winning Men With Coconuts are back at the Fringe with an hour of improvised comedy sketches and songs, culminating in a showstopping finale.
Men With Coconuts- Improvised Bond

Men With Coconuts- Improvised Bond

4th August 2018 - 25th August 2018
Men With Coconuts return with their fully improvised Bond film! Expect villains, gadgets, femme fatales and sobering reflections on masculinity – all improvised live onstage!
Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

15th July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Take part in these free art-making afternoons for children of all ages at The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art this Summer!
Mum and Baby Classes

Mum and Baby Classes

11th July 2018 - 11th August 2018
The Bump Club is starting a new block of Mum and Baby classes at Oriam, Heriot Watt University on 11th July.
Nigel Slater’s Toast

Nigel Slater’s Toast

7th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A tale of love, loss...and toast. NigelSlater's TOAST tells his childhood through the tastes and smells he grew up with.
On the Exhale

On the Exhale

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Martín Zimmerman’s play is a compulsive and visceral examination of American gun violence and directed by double Fringe First award-winner Christopher Haydon.
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

1st July 2017 - 31st December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
Operation Earth

Operation Earth

1st July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Join us this summer at Dynamic Earth and take part in our brand new interactive programme aimed at families ‘Operation Earth’.
Out of Leftfield

Out of Leftfield

4th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
Join investigative reporter Stuart Doublehorn and fine out what is going on in the small town of Leftfield! Part of PBH Free Fringe.
Pamela’s Palace

Pamela’s Palace

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Interactive Theatre International brings 'Pamela’s Palace', a brilliantly funny and bittersweet comedy, to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Pelican: Fisk

Pelican: Fisk

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Prepare yourself for an hour of the most surreal and physical style of comedy as critically acclaimed Pelican bring a brand new, mad cap, uplifting and hugely entertaining show to this year’s Fringe
PRÉVERT, PIANO & POETRY (S3) - ‘‘Are you ready for a life change?’’ - Classical Stand-up by Alexandre PRÉVERT

PRÉVERT, PIANO & POETRY (S3) - ‘‘Are you ready for a life change?’’ - Classical Stand-up by Alexandre PRÉVERT

5th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Alexandre Prévert offers a Classical Stand-up "one-man show" inviting you to go on a musical and poetic journey through time and history.
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

3rd August 2018 - 14th August 2018
Can Princess Pumpalot and her best friend, Guffy, find the purple super-farting bean and save Wiffyville from Prince Nastavia and the low-flying gnomes?
Puzzle in the Gardens

Puzzle in the Gardens

15th July 2018 - 15th September 2018
Cryptically painted puzzle pieces are set in the trees for viewers to discover in this art installation by Anne Gilchrist.
Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

9th August 2018
Come along to a unique and fun workshop with Artisan Stitch creating your own unique fabrics from scraps.
Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

22nd June 2018 - 25th November 2018
Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as they take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.
Scotland’s Gardens  - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

1st May 2018 - 31st August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round the outstanding gardens of the splendid 17th century pink sandstone Tyninghame House.
Scotland’s Gardens - 101 Greenbank Crescent

Scotland’s Gardens - 101 Greenbank Crescent

15th April 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: 101 Greenbank Crescent has a variety of distinct areas and terraces with interest all year round.
Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

17th June 2018 - 31st August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Inveresk Village is a collection of five walled gardens including Shepherd House.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

1st July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2018.
Scott Bennett: Leap Year

Scott Bennett: Leap Year

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Scott Bennett has rapidly established himself as one of the fastest rising stars on the UK’s comedy circuit today and brings his show 'Leap Year' to the Fringe.
Scottish Opera’s BambinO

Scottish Opera’s BambinO

7th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
Scottish Opera's five-star show Bambino, a first operatic adventure for six to 18-month-olds and their carers, comes to the Fringe from 7th to 19th August.
Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Gilded Balloon brings 'Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net' to the Fringe and it's fast, furious, reliably brilliant and different every night!
Signor Baffo’s Restaurant

Signor Baffo’s Restaurant

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Making its Edinburgh Fringe debut, Interactive Theatre International presents 'Signor Baffo’s Restaurant', an interactive children’s comedy.
SLIME Workshops

SLIME Workshops

15th June 2018 - 1st September 2018
Bring the kids along to Gooey Events Ltd for these new slime making and playing workshops during the summer holidays. Suitable for ages 4+.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

9th August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
Summer Indian Dance Saturdays

Summer Indian Dance Saturdays

21st July 2018 - 11th August 2018
Dance Ihayami is running Summer Indian Dance workshops on Saturday mornings at the Lifecare Centre in Stockbridge starting on 21st July.
Swingtrain  - Exercise on Swing Music

Swingtrain - Exercise on Swing Music

26th July 2018 - 20th September 2018
Swing into fitness with SwingTrain, a fun work out on swing and neo-swing music with short routines suiting all levels.
The Best of Irish Comedy

The Best of Irish Comedy

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club brings The Best of Irish Comedy, featuring four top comics for the price of one, back to the Fringe.
The Best of Red Raw

The Best of Red Raw

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
We bring together some of our favourites for the Fringe. Watch out for rising stars trying new material too.
The Best of Scottish Comedy

The Best of Scottish Comedy

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
See the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit with at least four acts on every bill at The Stand Comedy Club Fringe.
The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie)

The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie)

4th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Posturous Productions presents: The Five Star Revue (A Title Not A Lie), a sketch show with a title which isn't technically false advertising!
The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh (Coronation Street, Broadchurch), The Greatest Play... is squashed full of exquisite observation and heartbreaking beauty.
The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

3rd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Uncork the champagne as the country's number 1 touring cabaret show - The Lady Boys of Bangkok celebrate 20 years with their new ‘Wonder Women’ Tour.
The Monster

The Monster

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
The Monster - the world's largest inflatable obstacle course is coming to the Royal Highland Centre in August!
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

3rd August 2018 - 25th August 2018
With the world famous Edinburgh Castle as their backdrop, the four corners of the globe will meet; making the 2018 Tattoo (3-25 August) as spectacular as ever.
The Wedding Reception

The Wedding Reception

2nd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh Fringe: The Wedding Reception - The 5-star show that promises love, honour and disarray and a 3-course meal.
Their Work Is Not Forgotten

Their Work Is Not Forgotten

8th June 2018 - 14th October 2018
Explore the past and present of political activism in Edinburgh in this new exhibition celebrating the centenary of women’s suffrage.
Thrones! The Musical Parody

Thrones! The Musical Parody

1st August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The smash-hit must-see show of the Fringe is back, bigger and Lannister-badder than ever with a prime slot in George Square Theatre.
Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Join Tori Scott and her band The Shame Spirals on an audacious musical journey of slurred autobiographical stories and songs she stole from other people.
Trio Creole feat John Burgess

Trio Creole feat John Burgess

9th August 2018
It's the first night of a weekly residency with top ragtime jazz band "Trio Creole" playing their heady mix of rags, stomps and blues in Leith's "Papillon" bar and restaurant.
Ulster American

Ulster American

28th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
A confrontational and brutally funny new play by David Ireland (Cyprus Avenue), exploring abuses of power, the confusion of cultural identity and the silencing of the female voice.
Underground Railroad Game

Underground Railroad Game

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Soho Theatre presents... Underground Railroad Game, an R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy, at Traverse Theatre in August.
User Not Found

User Not Found

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
It’s the moment of your death. There’s a magic button. Do you delete your entire online legacy? Or do you keep it – and leave the choice for someone else?
Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
From two co-creators of Thrones! The Musical comes a Harry Potter musical parody that is sure to leave you spellbound.
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms.
You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes: Eye Dissection Workshops for Kids

9th August 2018
Have you ever wondered how our eyes work? Join us this summer at Surgeons’ Hall Museums for these kids eye dissection workshops and find out.
Zoom Club: Roving Reporters

Zoom Club: Roving Reporters

5th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Fling yourself into the Fringe as a Roving Reporter theatre critic and reviewer or leap into Press Photography and see your work published in The List magazine with the Zoom Club!

Events in Glasgow

A Magical Summer at GoMA - Free family drop in workshops

A Magical Summer at GoMA - Free family drop in workshops

2nd July 2018 - 9th August 2018
GoMA are holding FREE family workshops with a supernatural theme as part of their magical summer programme!
Adult Roller Disco

Adult Roller Disco

9th August 2018
Fancy trying a night out with a difference? Join RollerStop for an adults only roller disco at their Roller Rink!
Adventure Football Summer Camps

Adventure Football Summer Camps

28th June 2018 - 14th August 2018
Adventure Football are running football camps for pre-schoolers and primary aged kids every day during the Summer holidays at Craigholme Sports Complex, Pollok Park!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

2nd August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Join Govan & Linthouse Parish and their artist in residence for a public exhibition re-telling the story of Govan through the eyes of its community!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

9th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
Aye Candy

Aye Candy

8th August 2018 - 2nd September 2018
'Aye Candy' is an Abstract Art Exhibition at The 13th Note featuring original works by Gordon Stead & Jason Mccreadie!
Baby Breakfast

Baby Breakfast

9th August 2018
Enjoy a coffee with other parents & carers while the wee ones play at Loks Bar and Kitchen's Baby Breakfasts!
Baltic Street Adventure Playground Summer Programme

Baltic Street Adventure Playground Summer Programme

3rd July 2018 - 11th August 2018
Come down to Baltic Street for plenty of holiday fun including treehouse building, digging pits, cooking on the fire, gardening, music and more!
BHive Adventure Camp

BHive Adventure Camp

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Scottish Canals newest activity hub, BHive, is now offering a summer adventure camp for children aged 8-15!
Bill W and Dr Bob

Bill W and Dr Bob

9th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Bill W and Dr Bob is the inspiring and often humorous story of the two men who pioneered Alcoholics Anonymous, and their supportive wives who founded Al Anon, catch it at Websters Theatre!
Blues Jam Thursdays

Blues Jam Thursdays

9th August 2018
Enjoy a weekly Blues Jam at Swing featuring their talented house trio, Fraser John Lindsay (guitar), Charlotte Marshall (vocals/bass guitar) and Kenny Robertson!
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

9th August 2018
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Brick Wonders

Brick Wonders

14th July 2018 - 23rd September 2018
Historic Environment Scotland presents Brick Wonders at Glasgow Cathedral featuring recreations in LEGO® bricks of amazing sights from around the world, curated by artist Warren Elsmore!
Bricks 4 Kidz Lego S.T.E.A.M Summer Camps - Scotstoun

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego S.T.E.A.M Summer Camps - Scotstoun

8th August 2018 - 9th August 2018
Calling all LEGO fans! Join Bricks 4 Kidz over the Summer holidays at one of their fantastic S.T.E.A.M. based camps in Scotstoun!
Celebration of Cycling

Celebration of Cycling

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Celebrate all things cycling at the Riverside Museum this Summer as part of the Festival 2018 events programme!
Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Making the Glasgow Style

Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Making the Glasgow Style

30th March 2018 - 14th August 2018
Glasgow Museums celebrates the 150th anniversary of Charles Rennie Mackintosh with Making the Glasgow Style - a major, new exhibition at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
Children’s Exhibition

Children’s Exhibition

7th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Children’s Exhibition at Tramway will introduce children to ideas and materials commonly used in contemporary art, through tactile experience, digital interaction, and movable shapes and forms.
Civic Canteen

Civic Canteen

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
The Civic Canteen tent at Festival 2018 will host a series of special workshops and events, all of which have the shared goal of using delicious food as a vehicle to promote cultural exchange!
Come and Sing

Come and Sing

9th August 2018
Do you love to sing? Come along and join the community singing group at Lambhill Stables, sessions are held every Thursday afternoon!
CPD: Surface appearances and deeper truths: Thermography and Moisture Analysis in the Built Environment

CPD: Surface appearances and deeper truths: Thermography and Moisture Analysis in the Built Environment

9th August 2018
Glasgow City Heritage Trust run several CPD courses throughout the year, join Dr Maureen Young for 'Thermography and Moisture Analysis in the Built Environment'.
Crime and Punishment Guided Walk

Crime and Punishment Guided Walk

9th August 2018
Hear about Glasgow's murky past with tales of thieves, murderers, pirates and highwaymen on this guided walk from Glasgow Historic Walks!
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Come to The Clydeside Distillery, immerse yourself in Glasgow history and watch the craftsmen distil pure new make spirit by hand, the time-honoured way on the tour followed by a whisky tasting!
European Championships Glasgow 2018

European Championships Glasgow 2018

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Europe’s top athletes will compete in the inaugural European Championships – an exciting new multi-sport event being held in Glasgow in August 2018!
Family Afternoon Fun!

Family Afternoon Fun!

9th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Merchant City Festival teams up with Edinburgh International Children’s Festival to present performances and hands-on arts activities as part of Festival 2018!
Family Storytime: Captain Brave

Family Storytime: Captain Brave

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Family Storytime is an interactive performance for 3 to 7 year olds and the whole family at Scottish Youth Theatre!
Festival 2018 at George Square

Festival 2018 at George Square

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Glasgow’s iconic George Square will be the beating heart of Festival 2018 during the 2018 European Championships... come ready to play and explore!
Festival 2018: Berlin On Screen

Festival 2018: Berlin On Screen

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
To celebrate Glasgow and Berlin’s co-hosting of the European Championships GFT will screen a selection of these classics, including Wings of Desire, Cabaret and more!
Free Family Swimming

Free Family Swimming

2nd July 2018 - 14th August 2018
From Monday 2nd July to Tuesday 14th August, the whole family can swim for FREE at Glasgow Club pools across the city!
Get Snapping!

Get Snapping!

9th August 2018
Bring along your favourite Glasgow 2018 - or Festival 2018 - related photo on a digital camera, phone or tablet and you could win a prize!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

3rd January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

9th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Pixilated

Glasgow Pixilated

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Glasgow Pixilated: A dynamic D fie foe Film, featuring pixilated young performers against a backdrop of iconic Glasgow architecture and landscapes.
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

9th August 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
GO LIVE! at the Green

GO LIVE! at the Green

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Glasgow Green will be a city hotspot during the Glasgow 2018 European Championships, bringing together sport, culture and entertainment to provide a daily programme of free to attend activities!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Govan Ferry

Govan Ferry

22nd June 2018 - 31st August 2018
The Govan ferry is a free service connecting the Riverside Museum and Tall Ship to the Govan Stones and Fairfield Heritage!
High School Musical Summer Project

High School Musical Summer Project

30th July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Join Glasgow Theatre Studio for their two week summer project culminating in a performance of High School Musical at The Mitchell Theatre!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

9th August 2018
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Inner City

Inner City

16th February 2018 - 11th November 2018
Glasgow’s Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) presents Inner City, a group exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Michael C McMillen and Glasgow-based artists Alberta Whittle and Mitch Miller.
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

9th August 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum holds delightful daily recitals by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Kids Computer Courses - Minecraft Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes

Kids Computer Courses - Minecraft Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes

2nd July 2018 - 13th August 2018
IT Professional Training are running computer classes and holiday camps over the Summer including this one in Minecraft Programming!
Kids Computer Courses - Python Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes

Kids Computer Courses - Python Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes

4th July 2018 - 15th August 2018
IT Professional Training are running computer classes and holiday camps over the Summer including this one in Python Programming!
Kids Computer Courses - Web Development Using HTML & CSS - Glasgow Summer Classes

Kids Computer Courses - Web Development Using HTML & CSS - Glasgow Summer Classes

2nd July 2018 - 13th August 2018
IT Professional Training are running computer classes and holiday camps over the Summer including this one in Web Development Using HTML & CSS!
Kids Summer Art Classes

Kids Summer Art Classes

3rd July 2018 - 9th August 2018
There's a fantastic programme of arts and crafts activities for 6 to 12 year olds being held at Art Space G41 in Shawlands over the Summer holidays!
King Putt’s: Putting Holes In Happiness

King Putt’s: Putting Holes In Happiness

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
King Putt's is a free, public, crazy golf course on a disused site in Glasgow's city centre popping up as part of the Merchant City Festival and Festival 2018!
LEGO Ocean Explorers

LEGO Ocean Explorers

29th June 2018 - 12th August 2018
Kids like LEGO? They’ll love LEGO Ocean Explorers at Loch Lomond SEA Life, on every day of the school Summer holidays!
Lisa Kowalski and Michael McMillan at the Glad Cafe

Lisa Kowalski and Michael McMillan at the Glad Cafe

9th August 2018
Michael McMillan and his Hope Street Band have joined with award winning young singer song writer Lisa Kowalski from Paisley to deliver a chilled night of music at The Glad Cafe!
Looking For Signs: Ideas And Imagined Circumstances - A Solo Exhibition by Jimmy Cosgrove

Looking For Signs: Ideas And Imagined Circumstances - A Solo Exhibition by Jimmy Cosgrove

28th July 2018 - 16th September 2018
Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover is pleased to present Looking for Signs: ideas and imagined circumstances an exhibition by Scottish artist and designer Jimmy Cosgrove!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

4th January 2018 - 19th December 2018
Join a daily tour with GSA's talented student guides to view their unique collection of original Mackintosh furniture!
Madagascar The Musical

Madagascar The Musical

7th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Madagascar – A Musical Adventure is coming out of the zoo and into the King's Theatre Glasgow as part of a UK tour!
Maryhill Burgh Halls Free Tours

Maryhill Burgh Halls Free Tours

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Maryhill Burgh Halls run free tours of their magnificent building on request - learn about the history of the building and the local area!
Merchant City Festival Markets

Merchant City Festival Markets

9th August 2018
Explore eclectic markets offering a range of amazing crafts, gifts, and foods from around the globe at this year's Merchant City Festival Markets!
Mischief La Bas presents: The Sportables

Mischief La Bas presents: The Sportables

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
'Sportables' is a comical collection of outdoor performances that showcase three unique sports and celebrate the maverick athletes at their heart!
Nevis Ensemble

Nevis Ensemble

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Scotland's Street Orchestra, Nevis Ensemble, are coming to communities around Scotland as part of a two-week 70 date tour in conjunction with Festival 2018!
New Order, Other Spaces - Jo Longhurst

New Order, Other Spaces - Jo Longhurst

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Part of a multi-site exhibition ‘New Order, Other Spaces’ explores the gymnastic body across photography, moving image and installation, presented in Glasgow and Perth.
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

1st July 2017 - 31st December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Glasgow's OpenJump sessions!
ParkLives Glasgow

ParkLives Glasgow

16th May 2018 - 30th September 2018
Take part in a range of fun and free activities suitable for all ages and abilities in parks across the city this Summer with ParkLives Glasgow!
Pirate Summer of Fun!

Pirate Summer of Fun!

2nd July 2018 - 15th August 2018
Pirates Bonny Ann & Scary Mary will be taking over The Tall Ship at Riverside this Summer with lots of fun activities!
Pivot

Pivot

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
From the amazing Australian artists who brought you Megaphones at Sonica 2017, Madeleine Flynn & Tim Humphrey present Pivot, a playground of semi-intelligent talking seesaws!
POP-UP Duets (fragments of love)

POP-UP Duets (fragments of love)

9th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
POP-UP Duets will 'pop up' at the Merchant City Festival this August surprising and delighting those that seek them out as well as the ‘accidental audience’!
Portal

Portal

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Embark on an audiovisual adventure as multimedia artist Robbie Thomson and composer Alex Menzies transform the 762 metre-long walkway of the Clyde Tunnel into a sensory subterranean spectacle!
Pride House Glasgow

Pride House Glasgow

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Pride House Glasgow will host a mix of workshops, performances and exhibitions as part of Festival 2018 showcasing Scotland’s LGBTI community!
Project Craft

Project Craft

9th August 2018
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Provand’s Lordship Garden Safari

Provand’s Lordship Garden Safari

9th August 2018
Explore the fascinating garden at the Provand's Lordship then handle real museum examples of creepy crawlies and make your very own creature feature!
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities provides group activities for adults with learning disabilities in the north west and south areas of Glasgow.
Quiz Night at Loks

Quiz Night at Loks

9th August 2018
Get your friends together and get your thinking caps on for the weekly Pub Quiz Night at Loks Bar and Kitchen!
Renata Rosa

Renata Rosa

9th August 2018
Don't miss Renata Rosa at Cottiers in what is a rare visit to the UK for this deeply expressive Brazilian singer/songwriter and her band!
Riverside Museum Summer Beach

Riverside Museum Summer Beach

23rd June 2018 - 31st August 2018
Glasgow's only beach is back once again for the summer holidays - grab your bucket and spade for lots of sandy fun at Riverside Museum!
Roarsome Fun at Glasgow Fort

Roarsome Fun at Glasgow Fort

30th June 2018 - 12th August 2018
Are you ready for a ferociously fun summer? From 30th June, Glasgow Fort is being transported back to the Jurassic period where dinosaurs roam, stomp... and munch!
Robin Williams Film Fest

Robin Williams Film Fest

9th August 2018
After 2017's sold out Netflix & Bill series The Butterfly and the Pig South's film nights are back with the Robin Williams Film Fest!
Rotate Generate

Rotate Generate

7th August 2018 - 9th August 2018
Rotate Generate is Paragon's new inclusive live music and dance piece involving disabled and non-disabled dancers and musicians.
Samara Scott Exhibition

Samara Scott Exhibition

4th August 2018 - 28th August 2018
For her first exhibition in a public institution in Scotland, Samara Scott has created a large site specific installation in response to Tramway’s main gallery.
Scotland Street School Remembers

Scotland Street School Remembers

7th June 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland Street School Remembers revisits the history of Scotland Street Schoool and the surrounding community with a fascinating documentary by Scottish artist and filmmaker Margaret Moore!
South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

9th August 2018
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions for wee ones!
Strong Lady

Strong Lady

7th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
A genuine strong woman, Betty Brawn presents an elegant array of feats of strength: she breaks things, lifts men overhead as if they were feathers, and gives your laughing muscles a workout!
Summer Adventure Days

Summer Adventure Days

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Join the West End Adventure Group for their Summer Adventure Days and experience a whole range of outdoor activities!
Summer Camps 2018

Summer Camps 2018

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Glasgow's number one Multi Sports company, UTD Sports Ltd‎, are running Summer Camps for children in P1 - P7 across Glasgow and South Lanarkshire during the holidays!
Summer Craft Sessions

Summer Craft Sessions

9th August 2018
Join One 4 The Kids each week during the holidays for their Summer Craft Sessions at Little SoHo Jordanhill!
Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

1st July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Loch Lomond Shores have an amazing line-up of events and activities planned over the Summer to keep all the family entertained!
Summer Games Development Boot Camp

Summer Games Development Boot Camp

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
The British Youth IT College is hosting several Summer Games Development Boot Camps for 9 - 14 year olds!
Summer Munch Lunch Club

Summer Munch Lunch Club

2nd July 2018 - 9th August 2018
Crookston Community Group in Association with Cash for Kids are hosting a FREE Summer Munch Lunch Club for local kids who normally depend on free school lunches!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

30th July 2018 - 11th August 2018
The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park in July and August and includes performances from Van Morrison, Bryan Ferry, Pretenders and Jimmy Cliff!
Summer School at R-CADE

Summer School at R-CADE

9th August 2018
R-CADE will be hosting a whole series of creative and educational workshops throughout the summer that will be both fun and inspiring!
Summer Sessions at Heart

Summer Sessions at Heart

9th July 2018 - 10th August 2018
During the Summer break Heart of Scotstoun will be holding free sessions for children from 0-10yrs exploring the curriculum through songs, games and activities!
Super Night Shot

Super Night Shot

9th August 2018
Presented by National Theatre of Scotland and Gob Squad, Super Night Shot is a magical journey through the night time streets of Glasgow!
Tea Dance

Tea Dance

9th August 2018
Join David & Elizabeth at Two2dance for their weekly Tea Dance class on Thursday afternoons at Glasgow Club Gorbals!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
The BiG Dino Summer

The BiG Dino Summer

6th July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Join us this summer as Buchanan Galleries goes back in time to bring you a ferocious feast of family fun!
The Four Graces

The Four Graces

30th May 2018 - 22nd October 2018
Scottish artist Avril Paton’s latest work, The Four Graces (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum), is now on show in the iconic building it depicts.
The Kit Kat Club Cabaret at Blackfriars

The Kit Kat Club Cabaret at Blackfriars

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Comedy, magic, burlesque and so much more, at the best, most glamorous party in town... The Kit Kat Club Cabaret at Blackfriars!
The McDougalls: Summer Sizzler

The McDougalls: Summer Sizzler

9th August 2018
Don't miss an interactive show from Scotland’s 5 Star Children’s Theatre Company, The McDougalls, it's sure to put a sunny smile on the faces of weans and grown-ups alike!
The People’s Pianos

The People’s Pianos

2nd August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Pianos will be popping up across town at surprise locations as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations, they're there to play so pull up a chair and knock out a tune!
The Sloans Opera - Glasgow 2018 Edition

The Sloans Opera - Glasgow 2018 Edition

6th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Returning for a fourth year, the critically acclaimed sell out success – The Sloans Opera! Experience opera like you've never seen it before!
Thursday Tales

Thursday Tales

9th August 2018
Join The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall for Thursday Tales, a fun story hour for kids in the worlds oldest surviving music hall!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

9th August 2018
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Tontine Lane 2018

Tontine Lane 2018

1st August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Tontine Lane will again be transformed into an animated environment, offering the very best in Scottish street food and pop up dining, alongside art installations and cinematic projection!
Tours of The Mackintosh House

Tours of The Mackintosh House

9th August 2018
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home.
Upcycling Furniture Workshop

Upcycling Furniture Workshop

9th August 2018
Join artist Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw for her Upcycling Furniture course being held over eight Thursday evenings!
Urban Astronaut

Urban Astronaut

9th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Urban Astronaut is a walkabout piece and physical performance exploring the environmental issue of air pollution, catch it as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations!
When We Cried Confetti

When We Cried Confetti

9th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
When We Cried Confetti is a dance performance about the fear of being forgotten, the fun we're obliged to have at parties and the awkwardness that really should remain hidden at a good party.
Whiteinch Centre Kids Summer Programme

Whiteinch Centre Kids Summer Programme

9th July 2018 - 14th August 2018
The Whiteinch Centre are running a five week Summer programme packed full of activities for kids beginning on July 9th!
World Games

World Games

9th August 2018
Join us at GMRC as we celebrate the Glasgow 2018 European Championships, discovering games and toys from around the world past and present!
World’s Longest LEGO Bridge

World’s Longest LEGO Bridge

23rd June 2018 - 28th October 2018
A world-record bridge comprised of over 200,000 individual LEGO® bricks and weighing three quarters of a tonne has arrived in Glasgow’s St. Enoch Centre in time for the summer!

Events in Lanarkshire

‘Ages of Wonder’ Etchings Exhibition

‘Ages of Wonder’ Etchings Exhibition

7th July 2018 - 29th September 2018
Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum are proud to host a unique exhibition of etchings spanning over 300 years on loan from the Royal Scottish Academy!
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

9th August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands!
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

9th August 2018
Over eight days, lots of free and fantastic activities will take place at Strathclyde Park as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations!
GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered

GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered

20th July 2018 - 4th November 2018
The GAME PLAN Board Games Rediscovered exhibition at New Lanark will celebrate the joy, excitement and occasional frustration of playing board games!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

9th August 2018
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

Hillhouse, Udston and Burnbank Summer Festival

9th August 2018
Come along to Hillhouse Community Hub on a Thursday during the Summer holidays and take part in some fantastic and free activities!
Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures

9th August 2018
Explore the great outdoors this Summer with Chatelherault Country Park's outdoor play programme - Little Explorer’s Outdoor Adventures!
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

9th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions!
Of Land and Sea Exhibition

Of Land and Sea Exhibition

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Of Land and Sea at East Kilbride Arts Centre is Allison Smith's first solo exhibition since graduating with a BA(hons) Contemporary Art Practice from the City of Glasgow College.
Otterly Awesome August

Otterly Awesome August

9th August 2018
In celebration of the arrival of the romp of otters, come along to Calderglen Country Park and create enrichment toys for the otters to play with!
Rhythm of the Dance

Rhythm of the Dance

9th August 2018
The stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance is coming to the Town House Hamilton on Thursday 9th August!
Summer Bugs and Beasties Hunt

Summer Bugs and Beasties Hunt

29th June 2018 - 27th August 2018
Come along to Calderglen Country Park this Summer, search the Conservatory, gardens and zoo and try and solve the Bugs and Beasties Hunt!
Summerlee Summer Fun

Summerlee Summer Fun

30th June 2018 - 15th August 2018
Throughout the holidays, Summerlee are holding family activities including arts and crafts, traditional games, mine tours, tram rides, not forgetting the award winning play area and exhibitions!
Tennis Summer Club

Tennis Summer Club

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Springwells Tennis Club are running a Tennis Summer Club suitable for children aged 6 and up in August!
Tetra-Decathlon

Tetra-Decathlon

9th August 2018
A funny and inspiring look at what it takes to be a serious amateur, Tetra-Decathlon celebrates coming last, and then coming back for more!
The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

23rd June 2018 - 2nd September 2018
Shiver me timbers, The Spectacular High Diving Pirates return to M&Ds Scotlands Theme Park, with a whole NEW show!
Transform Yourself Bootcamp

Transform Yourself Bootcamp

14th July 2018 - 28th August 2018
In the heart of Rutherglen at Number 18, the six-week Transform Yourself Bootcamp will begin on Saturday 14th July!
Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camps

Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Develop your hockey skills and make new friends at the Uddingston Hockey Club Summer Camp!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

9th August 2018
Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

9th August 2018
Active Communities run a series of walking groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Active Kids Holiday Camp

Active Kids Holiday Camp

2nd July 2018 - 17th August 2018
MMA Paisley are running their very first kids summer holiday activity camp from Monday 2nd July - Friday 17th August in weekly blocks for 3-10 year olds!
Comicrazy Cafe Events

Comicrazy Cafe Events

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Paisley's specialist comic book and trading card shop, Comicrazy, have events on everyday for all hobbies including Pokémon, Yugioh and Magic The Gathering!
Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

4th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Join Creative Masterclass Academy at the Beacon Arts Centre for one of their 1, 2 or 4 day workshops covering a variety of creative activities!
Explorer Challenge

Explorer Challenge

29th June 2018 - 26th August 2018
Spend some quality family time together at RSPB Scotland Lochwinnoch taking part in one of their Wild Challenges!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

9th August 2018
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Jurassic Bricks

Jurassic Bricks

30th June 2018 - 12th August 2018
This Summer, Paisley is set to host a free, interactive LEGO® Brick Dinosaur Trail featuring 15 large dinosaurs made completely from LEGO®, two interactive play zones and a golden ticket competition
PACE Fest!

PACE Fest!

28th June 2018 - 11th August 2018
Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present Fest! Summer 2018!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

9th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
Renfrewshire Leisure Summer Activity Camps

Renfrewshire Leisure Summer Activity Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
Get set for summer with Renfrewshire Leisure's fantastic range of activities for kids taking place in June, July and August!
Seaside Rock Holiday Bible Club

Seaside Rock Holiday Bible Club

6th August 2018 - 10th August 2018
Kilnside Evangelical Church in Paisley are hosting a free Seaside Rock Holiday Bible Club for primary school children during the Summer holidays!
Street Stuff Summer Fun

Street Stuff Summer Fun

2nd July 2018 - 11th August 2018
Football, dance, gaming, DJ workshops and much more will be available for young people aged 8 to 16 to take part in for free this summer courtesy of Street Stuff!
Summer Snow Camps

Summer Snow Camps

2nd July 2018 - 10th August 2018
School Holidays shouldn't be boring! Book a ski or snowboard Kids Camp this summer! Perfect for entertaining the kids during the school break!
The beach is back!

The beach is back!

29th June 2018 - 11th August 2018
Due to popular demand, intu Braehead are bringing the massive Soar indoor beach back for Summer 2018!
Walking Tours of Historical Paisley

Walking Tours of Historical Paisley

2nd April 2018 - 29th September 2018
Walking Tours on Wheels offer a wide range of daily tours to suit your particular interest in Paisley!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Active Kids Summer 2018

Active Kids Summer 2018

2nd July 2018 - 19th August 2018
Active kids - PEAK summer camps are back!! Plenty of fun sports and activities to suit all ages.
Gathering - Pragmatic Buddhism Stirling

Gathering - Pragmatic Buddhism Stirling

9th August 2018
Pragmatic Buddhism is mindfulness made meaningful for today’s world. Come and join us on a Thursday evening at Allan Park South Church!
New Swing and Salsa Dance Class

New Swing and Salsa Dance Class

2nd March 2018 - 14th December 2018
Join CoStep.Co's new weekly dance classes starting in Blair Drummond Community Hall on Friday evenings from March 2018.
Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

1st February 2018 - 30th November 2018
Scotland’s Gardens - Visit Duntreath Castle Gardens with lake, woodland walk & 15th century keep and chapel.
Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

27th January 2018 - 28th September 2018
Scotland's Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden with large mature garden, house garden & woodland walks.
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

1st February 2018 - 31st December 2018
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow is a colourful garden with unusual specimens overlooking Dollar Glen.
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

1st May 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors is an award winning Victorian garden of just over one acre with a secret woodland garden to the side and an orchard.
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

1st April 2018 - 15th October 2018
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree is a charming garden with views from Ben Lomond to Ben Ledi.
Scotland’s Gardens: - Kilbryde Castle

Scotland’s Gardens: - Kilbryde Castle

1st March 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland’s Gardens - Enjoy the twelve acres of formal, woodland & wild gardens of Kilbryde Castle.
Skills and Thrills

Skills and Thrills

2nd July 2018 - 18th August 2018
Join us at The Engine Shed throughout the summer holidays for workshops relating to traditional building skills and materials.
Stirling Builds

Stirling Builds

18th May 2018 - 12th August 2018
Come along and see parts of Stirling that you didn’t know were there, that are no longer there, and some which could have been built but never were!
Stirling GhostWalk

Stirling GhostWalk

1st July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Vintage Afternoon Tea

Vintage Afternoon Tea

11th December 2017 - 10th December 2018
Enjoy a beautiful vintage afternoon tea with friends, family or colleagues at Friars Wynd Hotel.
Woodland Fairy Experience

Woodland Fairy Experience

30th June 2018 - 25th August 2018
Come for an adventure at the Woodland Fairy Experience. A magical trail of 1.3km on well maintained roads/paths.

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Popular Events

Kids Party In The Park 2018 with Little Fix
Kids Party In The Park returns to a new venue for 2018, Rouken Glen Park, and features entertainment for all the family from Little Fix, The Ariana Experience and DJ Zander Nation!
Summer Family Yoga
Join Yoga Fun With Debs for an afternoon of family fun and creativity as we move through our yoga practice together!
Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries
East Renfrewshire Libraries are running loads of fantastic and free activities for kids over the Summer holidays!
Free Child Car Seat Checks
A FREE child car seat checking event will be at Morrison's Car Park, Giffnock on Saturday 21st July Road Safety Scotland and Good Egg Safety.
Friday Street Mod Alldayer
Don't miss a full day (and night) of music, shopping for vintage clothing and vinyl records, and of course scooters when the Friday Street Mod Alldayer hits Eaglesham on Saturday 1st September!