Festival 2018 at George Square

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 at George Square

About Festival 2018 at George Square

1st Aug 2018 to 12th Aug 2018
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George Square
George Square George Street, Glasgow City Centre G2 1DU
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Glasgow’s iconic George Square will be the beating heart of Festival 2018 during the 2018 European Championships, creating a carnival atmosphere through a spectacular line up that will delight all ages and put Glasgow and Scotland’s renowned creativity in the spotlight.

As you enter George Square, marvel at a spectacular commission by world-renowned artists Joanne Tatham and Tom O’Sullivan, who also designed the vibrant and colourful Festival 2018 logo, before settling in to enjoy the carnival atmosphere and delicious Scottish food and drink. The big stage programme celebrates Glasgow’s status as a UNESCO City of Music with diverse and exciting line up of performances, alongside dance, theatre and much more. Come ready to play and explore – our installations PIVOT and BPM will capture the imaginations of all the family.

The Opening Party

1st August / 4pm - 8.30pm / £16.50
The big stage programme features some of the most exciting names in Scottish music today - The Ayoub Sisters, SAY Award-winners Sacred Paws and Mercury Music Prize-nominated C Duncan - alongside a celebration of the European Championships sports and the people who have been part of the Glasgow 2018 journey. More performances and special guests from the worlds of culture and sport to be announced!

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Beats Per Minute

1st August - 12th August / Every Half hour / Free
Set inside a large geodesic dome in George Square, this immersive, audio-visual event allows you to experience the beating hearts and adrenalin of extraordinary athletes, through cutting-edge technology.

Wearing headphones and vibrating sub-pacs attached to your chest, you will hear and feel the athletes’ heartbeats as they undertake their incredible feats of endurance and recount their journeys of competing at international level.
Accompanied by stunning visuals, this riveting, fully immersive experience will be fifteen minutes of the Festival you will never forget.

This free event is suitable for all ages and accessible for all abilities.
Look out for the exclusive BPM Showdown live events happening in the dome over closing weekend.

Presented by Raw Material and Pachamama Productions.

Every half hour. Beats Per Minute will involve the use of strobe lighting, projection and Subpac technology. Women that are pregnant or who could possibly be pregnant should not use the SUBPAC. Unfortunately, we cannot recommend and strongly discourage usage of a SUBPAC by any persons with a pacemaker or other internal implanted bodily devices whatsoever.


Citizens of Everywhere: Douglas Gordon and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra

2nd August / 7.30pm - 10pm / Free
George Square hosts an exceptional collaboration between internationally renowned visual artist Douglas Gordon and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Douglas Gordon curates a programme that responds to the rich heritage of George Square, as the civic heart of the city and where citizens gather for their collective voice to be heard, to bring a unique element that melds classical and contemporary sounds and voices for one night only. One of the cornerstones of the programme is a re-working for orchestration of a Mogwai composition entitled Music For A Forgotten Future (The Singing Mountain) which is to be performed live for the first time in George Square.


Sonic Youths

2nd August / 10.30am - 5pm / Free
A youth music showcase featuring some of Scotland’s most exciting young artists.

Behind The Noise presents SQUARE GO! - Behind The Noise is an award winning music and skills project engaging with around 100 young people from Glasgow and Renfrewshire each year. SQUARE GO! will feature a number of artists who have come through the project. In addition to performing their own original material each band will perform a cover version from a well known Scottish band or artist including Annie Lennox, Simple Minds, The Waterboys, Steelers Wheel, Alabama 3, Primal Scream and many more. A truly unmissable event!

Hit the Road is a youth touring project which takes young artists on their first tours across Scotland where they acquire the skills needed to succeed as a professional touring musician. Young artists aged between 14 – 19 develop these skills by meeting and working alongside relevant industry professionals such as promoters, bookers, tour managers, backline techs and sound engineers. They are also invited to attend professionally led workshops on topics such as photography, videography and social media. These workshops provide our artists with the various marketing tools needed to maximise the potential of their band.


Mix the City Live

3rd August / 7pm - 10pm / Free
This exciting live collaborative night launches Mix the City: Glasgow and Berlin – an online interactive music platform where you can create and mix your very own soundscape of these two creative powerhouses. Glasgow was awarded UNESCO City of Music status in 2008.

Curated by Alun Woodward, a founding member of indie rock stalwarts The Delgados and co-founder of the Chemikal Underground record label, there isn’t a Glasgow-based musician that Alun doesn’t know, so who better to put together this one time only gig!


Piping Live! presents the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland and Friends

3rd August / Midday - 5pm / Free
Join The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland and two other young pipe bands as they parade through the streets of Glasgow. Once they arrive in George Square, they will hold come and try sessions where you can try the bagpipes and drums, as well as putting on performances on the stage. These short concerts will leave you amazed by these talented young players.


wild city | fiadh-bhaile (dear green howe)

3rd August / 11am - 1pm / Free - Booking Required
A wandering walk with books mapping wildness in the green howe of Glasgow.

Join The Walking Library on a wander through the green howe (Glasgow). Select a book to share and help create a map of wild nature – sleekit creatures, willow haughs and forceful flowers – on a slow walk from the City Centre to Glasgow Green.


Byres Road Big Band

4th August / 12.15pm - 1.15pm / Free
Catch a set by Byres Road Big Band - a jazz band based in Glasgow's West End, under the direction of saxophonist Paul Towndrow.


Festival 2018 Carnival Procession

4th August / Midday - 1pm / Free
Join us for an extra special Festival 2018 Carnival Procession and watch the streets of Glasgow come alive with local and international performers and community groups.

A vibrant feast of music, dance and street performance the colourful celebration and hundreds of revellers, will make its way through the city streets taking in the Festival 2018 sites and finishing at Go Live! At the Green.

The procession will be the culmination of months of work developed with community groups, schools and artists from the four corners of Glasgow and beyond who have been exploring and celebrating our Shared Differences.


Impulse Relay (Indepen-dance Young 1’z and Sensatronic Lab)

4th August / 10.30am - 11am / Free
Impulse Relay is an exciting new collaboration between dancers from Indepen-dance Young 1’z and musicians from Sensatronic Lab. Working together under the direction of choreographer Cheryl McChesney, along with Indepen-dance and Sensatronic artists. The group is comprised of disabled and non-disabled young people. Using cutting-edge digital technology, the dancers’ movements create sounds, blending seamlessly with the musicians’ soundtrack. The piece is inspired by themes of autonomy, confidence, pride and competition, all of which strongly relate to the 2018 Championships.


Mass Gaelic Ceilidh with the Glenfinnan Ceilidh Band

4th August / 4.30pm - 6pm / Free
An early summer ceilidh, traditional style with Gaelic song and cracking music form the acclaimed Glenfinnan Ceilidh Band.

Get into the party spirit and experience a taste of Gaelic Scotland in the heart of the city. Let’s kick starts the championships with the longest strip-the-willow in history!


Colonel Mustard & The Dijon 5

5th August / 6.45pm - 8pm / Free
We are the shiny disco ball hat wearing, ultimate genre hopping, twisted festival, live stage machine that puts the emphasis on music, entertaining and laughter. We are a party at its most outrageous and ridiculous.

Imagine Primal Scream and Happy Mondays had children genetically fused with the DNA of Frank Zappa, Bob Marley, James Brown, George Clinton and Neil Diamond.

Expect the unexpected when The Dijon Family come to town!


Massaoke Scotland: Greatest Hits Party!

5th August / 8.30pm - 10pm / Free
It’s time for your vocal chords to get involved in the BIGGEST MASSAOKE SCOTLAND EVER. Belt it out to your favourite tunes including some sport and Europe-themed classics. Have you got the Eye of the Tiger? Well it’s The Final Countdown! Glasgow, get ready to show the world that We Are the Champions!


Oshun and The Gold – A New Anansi Tale

5th August 10.30am - 11am / 9th August 5.30pm - 6pm / Free
Through ups and downs, highs and lows, trickery and play, we follow Anansi's journey of writing their own future.

Watch the struggles and fun of relationships unfold, as Anansi begins to flourish and take off like an acrobat.

A playful dance production developed with young people from across Glasgow and choreographed by Mele Broomes.


Sistema Scotland and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra make a Big Noise

5th August / 5pm - 5.45pm / Free
Children and Young People from Big Noise Govanhill and Big Noise Raploch join forces with members of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra to perform a special one-off concert in George Square.
Compèred by broadcaster and author, Sally Magnusson, the concert includes a programme of family friendly music and audience engagement.
This is a musical celebration of the European Championships 2018, which also highlights the charity Sistema Scotland’s 10th Birthday, their ongoing relationship with the BBC SSO, the unifying impact of music and its ability to transform the lives of children.


Jazz at Festival 2018

6th August / 6pm - 10pm / Free
In association with Glasgow Jazz Festival, we are delighted to present Jazz at Festival 2018!


Glasgow Meets Berlin - A Gala Celebration

7th August / 6pm - 9.30pm / Free
A celebratory gala concert with the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland in Glasgow, and the Universität der Künste in Berlin.

Through a live link, audiences in George Square Glasgow and on the European Mile in Berlin can experience the excitement and atmosphere of the concerts in both cities on the stage and big screen.

The popular concert programme features famous operatic tunes and melodies culminating in a mass singalong of much loved songs from Scotland and Germany. Audience participation is essential!


Be Bop Bairns

9th August / 10.15am - 11.15am / Free
Be-Bop Bairns is a fun , family friendly musical extravaganza that helps children express themselves through music , dance , singing , sporty & party games.

The children join in with Gerry Lyons as he takes them on a musical journey by singing and dancing to their favourite songs from movies and nursery rhymes to telling their favourite jokes.


Mela @ Festival 2018

9th August / 3pm - 10pm / Free
Scotland’s biggest multi-cultural festival, Glasgow Mela takes to the stage curating a packed programme that fuses music and dance from across the world.


wild city | fiadh-bhaile (sleekit creatures)

10th August / 11am - 4pm / Free
wild city: a wandering walk with books mapping wildness in the green howe of Glasgow.

Join The Walking Library on a wander through the green howe (Glasgow). Select a book to share and help create a map of wild nature – sleekit creatures, willow haughs and reedy rivers – on a slow walk from the City Centre to the West End.


Orbital

10th August / Doors 6pm / £12.50 - £25
Orbital is one of many hundreds of unmissable events and activities that will be part of Festival 2018 – to create a carnival atmosphere during the historic, first-ever, European Championships being staged between 2 and 12 August 2018.

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JR Green

11th August / 3.30pm - 4.15pm / Free
Somewhere between peat-bog and youth culture rises JR Green, brethren progeny of the Pictish heartlands. Hailing from Ardnamurchan, the most westerly point in perfidious Albion, siblings Jacob and Rory Green offer Celtic tradition fused with unyielding, veracious lyricism and thunderous, euphoric songwriting. The brothers Green have lain to rest the epoch of sexless, gritless folk-pop with their atavistic clarion-calling strains. Thanks to 2015’s Bring The Witch Doctor EP and its two irresistible singles - ‘Nigerian Princess’ and ‘First Blood’, JR Green became fixtures on 2016’s ‘Ones To Watch’ lists, receiving plaudits on the wireless all over the BBC.


New European Music curated by Mogwai’s Barry Burns

11th August / 7.15pm - 10.15pm / Free
George Square will host three musical acts with links to both Glasgow and Berlin. The event aims to celebrate the importance of European relationships and the potential creative possibilities. The event is curated by Barry Burns (Mogwai)


SAY Awards

11th August / 4.45pm - 5.15pm / Free
Celebrate the Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award’s highest scoring Eligible Albums with a run-down of this year’s 20 strong Longlist, as well as a special live performance from SAY Award alumni!


The Berrie Big Band

11th August / 12.15pm - 1.15pm / Free
The Berrie Big Band are a Glasgow-based 18-piece ensemble, with a repertoire designed to appeal to a wide age range.

In addition to the occasional big band classic, they enjoy incorporating more left-field choices including the likes of Kraftwerk, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, and their favourite TV & movie themes.


The Velophonic Orchestra

11th August / 10.30am - 11.30am / Free
The Velophonic Orchestra is a spontaneous bicycle orchestra that anyone can join - just bring your bike!

Over the period of an hour, we’ll explore the possibilities of using bicycles as instruments: playing on bells, spokes, frames, saddles - you name it! No previous bicycle-playing experience necessary - just follow the conductors and experience being part of the band as we create and perform a piece of music to celebrate each of the four-cycle sports of the European Championships.


Celtic Connections

12th August / 6pm - 10pm / Free
It’s our last day! And what better way to celebrate and give our friends from across Europe the best possible send off than with a special evening in partnership with world renowned Glasgow music festival Celtic Connections? The programme will feature the best Scottish talent alongside unique collaborations with exciting international musicians – check back soon for more details!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Festival 2018 at George Square are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at George Square or Festival 2018

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!
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

3rd July 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
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.
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

10th July 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

17th July 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
Glasgow Kite Festival

Glasgow Kite Festival

22nd July 2018
Come along to Bellahouston Park on Sunday 22nd July and watch as the skies are filled with kites at the Glasgow Kite Festival!
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

24th July 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

31st July 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
The Great Big Opening Party

The Great Big Opening Party

1st August 2018
Festival 2018 promises a summer of fun and a carnival of cultural activity and it all kicks off with The Great Big Opening Party in George Square on August 1st!
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!
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!
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!
Life Drawing at the Pride House

Life Drawing at the Pride House

2nd August 2018
Join LEAP Sports Scotland and All The Young Nudes for a special life drawing event at Pride House Glasgow as part of Festival 2018!
Generation Dance Festival: Letters to my Shadow

Generation Dance Festival: Letters to my Shadow

2nd August 2018 - 3rd August 2018
Generation Dance Festival is an exciting triple bill which brings together six intergenerational groups from across Scotland as part of Festival 2018!
Tetra-Decathlon

Tetra-Decathlon

2nd August 2018 - 4th 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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
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!
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.
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!
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!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

2nd August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
The People Unite

The People Unite

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Festival 2018: The people of Glasgow will celebrate and honour the people of Berlin by building a Berlin landmark on a massive scale in cardboard at Glasgow Green!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

3rd August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
Merchant City Festival Carnival Procession

Merchant City Festival Carnival Procession

4th August 2018
Join us for an extra special Festival 2018 Carnival Procession and watch the streets of Glasgow come alive with local and international performers and community groups!
People Pavilion and the Strength in Unity Choir - Performance

People Pavilion and the Strength in Unity Choir - Performance

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Ailie Rutherford and Laurence Payot will surprise audiences in unexpected public spaces with a mobile architecture and walking, singing sculpture: People Pavilion!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

6th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
Tell Us Who We Are

Tell Us Who We Are

7th August 2018
For the first time, the National Youth Choir of Scotland, National Youth Orchestras of Scotland, Scottish Youth Theatre and YDance collaborate to present this new commission for Festival 2018!
Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

Thriving Places - SEAL: Winning for Women

7th August 2018
As part of Festival 2018, the Winning for Women programme for women and girls will focus on re-engaging local communities in new and creative ways!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

7th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

8th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
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!
Orbital

Orbital

10th August 2018
Electro legends Orbital will provide a spectacular live performance to around 3000 people right in the heart of Glasgow as part of Festival 2018!
1,210km

1,210km

10th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Award winning young performance companies, Junction 25 from Glasgow and Theater an der Parkaue from Berlin have joined forces for the first time to create a new show, 1,210km.
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

10th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!
Dance Along Trolls

Dance Along Trolls

11th August 2018
Festival 2018: Join Dance HQ at the Old Fruitmarket for a family-friendly screening of Trolls that will have you dancing in the aisles – literally!
Surge Festival

Surge Festival

11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Surge Festival returns to Glasgow as part of the Merchant City Festival and Festival 2018 with a host of spectacular street theatre!
Music Moments Festival

Music Moments Festival

11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Osborne Street will be the home of the Music Moments Festival two jam-packed days of music on the 11th - 12th of August as part of Festival 2018 and the European Championships!
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

11th August 2018
An Untold Story is a celebration of the history, heritage and future of Govan and Linthouse through a multi-art exhibition!

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22nd Jun 2018 - 24th Jun 2018
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Roller Disco
Roller Disco
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RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
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Bungo in the Back Lanes
Bungo in the Back Lanes
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Glasgow South Side
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Street Play Weekend
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Kayak Taster Sessions
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Don your life-jacket and jump into one of West End Adventure’s kayaks for a river adventure on your own doorstep!

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Bungo in the Back Lanes
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Knightswood Park Family Fun Day
Knightswood Park Family Fun Day
23rd June 2018
Glasgow West End
Enjoy a fun day out for the whole family when the annual Knightswood Park Fun Day returns on Saturday 23rd June!
Malls Mire Local Nature Reserve Celebration
Malls Mire Local Nature Reserve Celebration
23rd June 2018
Malls Mire Community Woodland, Glasgow South Side
The Glasgow Countryside Rangers and Urban Roots are holding a celebration in Malls Mire Local Nature Reserve and you're all invited!

Dance Events you might like...

Roller Disco
Roller Disco
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RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
Vinicombe Street Outdoor Ceilidh
Vinicombe Street Outdoor Ceilidh
23rd June 2018
Glasgow West End
West End Festival: Join Glasgow Fiddle Workshop for the annual Vinicombe Street Outdoor Ceilidh on Saturday 23rd June!
Disney DDR Dance Off!
Disney DDR Dance Off!
23rd June 2018
R CADE, Glasgow City Centre
Put on some comfy shoes and get ready for the most hilarious and competitive dance comp possible when Disney DDR Dance Off comes to R-Cade!

Exhibitions Events you might like...

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Glasgow Comic Con
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RE-ND-ER-ED - HI 1.0
RE-ND-ER-ED - HI 1.0
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Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
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Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust, Glasgow East End
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Tartan Touch at Hillhead Jordanhill RFC
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Film Events you might like...

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24th June 2018
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Southern Exposure presents: Heavenly Creatures (18) - POSTPONED
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Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
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Food and Drink Events you might like...

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22nd Jun 2018 - 24th Jun 2018
The Dockyard Social, Glasgow West End
The Dockyard Social Street Food Market returns with a bang and their brand new “Friday Night Street Food Fight”!
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market
22nd June 2018
Glasgow East End
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Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market
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22nd June 2018
Glasgow West End
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Gaelic Events you might like...

Festival 2018 at George Square
Festival 2018 at George Square
1st Aug 2018 - 12th Aug 2018
George Square, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow’s iconic George Square will be the beating heart of Festival 2018 during the 2018 European Championships... come ready to play and explore!

Music Events you might like...

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Boy Band Tribute Night
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Summer Tribute Night - Party Through The Decades
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22nd June 2018
Loks Bar and Kitchen, Glasgow South Side
On Friday 22nd June LOKS have the ultimate night out... tribute act 'BoyBand' will be live on stage singing all your favourite hits!
Bubbles in Concert for Charity! (Featuring Sinatra, Martin and Buble hits)
Bubbles in Concert for Charity! (Featuring Sinatra, Martin and Buble hits)
22nd June 2018
One Up Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Bubbles in Concert presents songs from a golden era of music with songs from Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin's Rat Pack days all the way through to the Michael Buble!

Sport Events you might like...

Tartan Touch at Hillhead Jordanhill RFC
Tartan Touch at Hillhead Jordanhill RFC
22nd June 2018
Hillhead Jordanhill RFC, Glasgow West End
Tartan Touch is Scottish Rugby's fun, simple and social version of non-contact rugby, Hillhead Jordanhill RFC are holding session over the Summer and everyone is invited to come along and take part!
Cyclone Promotions presents Taylor vs Postol
Cyclone Promotions presents Taylor vs Postol
23rd June 2018
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow City Centre
Scotland’s unbeaten sensation Josh Taylor takes on the number one-ranked contender and former World Champion Viktor Postol at The SSE Hydro on June 23rd!
From Russia with Jazz
From Russia with Jazz
23rd June 2018
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
From Russia with Jazz, a truly unique event celebrating jazz and football kicks off at Platform in Easterhouse on 23rd June!

Summer Holiday Events you might like...

Tartan Touch at Hillhead Jordanhill RFC
Tartan Touch at Hillhead Jordanhill RFC
22nd June 2018
Hillhead Jordanhill RFC, Glasgow West End
Tartan Touch is Scottish Rugby's fun, simple and social version of non-contact rugby, Hillhead Jordanhill RFC are holding session over the Summer and everyone is invited to come along and take part!
Holyrood Pleasure Gardens Summer Fete
Holyrood Pleasure Gardens Summer Fete
23rd June 2018
Holyrood Pleasure Gardens, Glasgow West End
The annual West End Festival Holyrood Pleasure Gardens Summer Fete returns on Saturday 23rd June with fun for all the family!
It’s Rocket Science
It’s Rocket Science
23rd Jun 2018 - 24th Jun 2018
Riverside Museum, Glasgow West End
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on June 23rd or 24th and launch your own rocket and see how high it goes!

Theatre Events you might like...

Keep Calm and Scary On
Keep Calm and Scary On
23rd June 2018
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow City Centre
The Victorian Seance parlour comes back to life at The Britannia Panopticon with Stagetime Promotions' Magician of the Year 2017 Ash Pryce!
On The Move
On The Move
23rd June 2018
Citizens Theatre, Glasgow South Side
The Citizens Theatre will throw its doors open to the people of Glasgow on Saturday 23rd June for a behind the scenes day before the venue undergoes a landmark £19.4m redevelopment project!
Nights on Broadway - The Bee Gees Story
Nights on Broadway - The Bee Gees Story
24th June 2018
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
The Bee Gees Story - Nights On Broadway present a tribute to the Bee Gees through a fantastic performance, catch it at the Theatre Royal Glasgow!

Youth Events you might like...

Parkour Summer Camp
Parkour Summer Camp
2nd Jul 2018 - 5th Jul 2018
Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow South Side
David Banks and Scott Houston are teaming up with international movement athlete Robbie Griffith to bring a four day Parkour Summer Camp to Kinning Park Complex!
Kids Computer Courses - Web Development Using HTML & CSS - Glasgow Summer Classes
Kids Computer Courses - Web Development Using HTML & CSS - Glasgow Summer Classes
2nd Jul 2018 - 13th Aug 2018
IT Professional Training (ITPT) Glasgow, Glasgow South Side
IT Professional Training are running computer classes and holiday camps over the Summer including this one in Web Development Using HTML & CSS!
Kids Computer Courses - Minecraft Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes
Kids Computer Courses - Minecraft Programming - Glasgow Summer Classes
2nd Jul 2018 - 13th Aug 2018
IT Professional Training (ITPT) Glasgow, Glasgow South Side
IT Professional Training are running computer classes and holiday camps over the Summer including this one in Minecraft Programming!

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ReallySmallScience Holiday Club
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Glasgow Mela
The Glasgow Mela, Scotland's biggest multi-cultural festival of music, dance, arts and food, takes place on Sunday 24th June in Kelvingrove Park!
World’s Longest LEGO Bridge
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!
King Putt’s: Putting Holes In Happiness
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!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand
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!

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