Refugee Festival Scotland

For two weeks in June, the Refugee Festival Scotland offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.

Refugee Festival Scotland

About Refugee Festival Scotland

20th Jun 2019 to 30th Jun 2019
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Various Locations Glasgow
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Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugee communities make to life in Scotland – the food and drink, music and poetry, art and ideas that people bring with them when they seek safety and settle in Scotland.

For two weeks in June, the festival offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.

More than 100 events are part of the festival this year, in venues across Scotland. We have Syrian food and Ethiopian poetry, sculpture, dance, films, talks and more. Most events are free and all are friendly, welcoming and full of colour and creativity.

Thursday 20 – Sunday 30 June

Find out what’s on www.refugeefestivalscotland.co.uk

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

Theatre Events you might like...

The Kingdom Choir
The Kingdom Choir
22nd May 2019
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After an angelic and spellbinding performance at the Royal Wedding, The Kingdom Choir are touring the UK catch them at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on May 22nd!
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
22nd May 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on May 22nd with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Jaha Koo - Cuckoo
Jaha Koo - Cuckoo
22nd May 2019
Tramway, Glasgow South Side
Southside Fringe: A bunch of talkative rice cookers take you on a journey through the last 20 years of Korean history at Tramway!
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Community Events you might like...

The Big Fix - Repair Café Glasgow
The Big Fix - Repair Café Glasgow
25th May 2019
Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow South Side
Repair Café Glasgow is on a mission to save your items from waste and this month they are celebrating their first birthday with a special repair session and lunch at Kinning Park Complex on May 25th!
Carmunnock International Highland Games
Carmunnock International Highland Games
26th May 2019
NA, Glasgow South Side
The Carmunnock International Highland Games, being held on Sunday 26th May, are guaranteed to be a fabulous day out for all the family!
Garnethill Village Gaitherin’
Garnethill Village Gaitherin’
26th May 2019
NA, Glasgow West End
Come on down and join us for the Garnethill Village Gaitherin' on Sunday 26th May... an afternoon filled with food, stalls, art and music!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Practice Degree Show
BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Practice Degree Show
23rd May 2019 - 31st May 2019
City of Glasgow College, Glasgow City Centre
City of Glasgow College's BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Practice Degree Show is set to be an interesting and thought-provoking offering!
A Pint of Science
A Pint of Science
23rd May 2019 - 26th May 2019
St. Enoch Centre, Glasgow City Centre
Local artists have accepted the challenge to be paired with scientists, in order to create artworks inspired by current, cutting-edge research, you can view the results at The Unexpected Artist!
Ideal Home Show Scotland
Ideal Home Show Scotland
24th May 2019 - 27th May 2019
SEC Centre, Glasgow City Centre
Ideal Home Show Scotland makes a welcome return to the SEC Glasgow with a wonderland of inspiration for your home from the 24th to the 27th May 2019!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

Weekly Cycle Maintenance Classes
Weekly Cycle Maintenance Classes
22nd May 2019
Bike For Good Glasgow South, Glasgow South Side
Southside Fringe: Every week Bike for Good Community Hub hold cycle maintenance classes, come along and learn how to fix your own bike!
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
22nd May 2019
Centre81, Clydebank
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Clydebank Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!
Play Cafe
Play Cafe
22nd May 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Bring your wee ones along and enjoy some theatre, dance, music and arts activities at Platform Glasgow's Play Cafe!
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Film Events you might like...

Making Sense: Exploring Altered Perception Through ‘Notes on Blindness’
Making Sense: Exploring Altered Perception Through ‘Notes on Blindness’
23rd May 2019
The University of Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Explore how we sense, and make sense of, the world at this unique event hosted by University of Glasgow's School of Culture & Creative Arts!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
25th May 2019
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music
Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music
26th May 2019
Kings Theatre Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Come along and sing your heart out at Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music at the King's Theatre Glasgow on Sunday 26th May!
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Music Events you might like...

The Kingdom Choir
The Kingdom Choir
22nd May 2019
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After an angelic and spellbinding performance at the Royal Wedding, The Kingdom Choir are touring the UK catch them at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on May 22nd!
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
22nd May 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on May 22nd with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season
22nd May 2019
Oran Mor, Glasgow West End
A Play, A Pie and A Pint celebrates their 15th anniversary with a specially selected season of their best loved plays!
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Nights Out Events you might like...

The Kingdom Choir
The Kingdom Choir
22nd May 2019
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After an angelic and spellbinding performance at the Royal Wedding, The Kingdom Choir are touring the UK catch them at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on May 22nd!
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
Queer Theory: My Beating Gay Heart
22nd May 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on May 22nd with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Cats Protection Fundraising Pub Quiz
Cats Protection Fundraising Pub Quiz
22nd May 2019
The Rum Shack Glasgow, Glasgow South Side
Southside Fringe Festival: Come along to our fabulous pub quiz in aid of Cats Protection Giffnock & District Branch!
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Wednesday Highlight Talks
Wednesday Highlight Talks
22nd May 2019
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr
Every Wednesday the team at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum and volunteers hold a Highlight Talk exploring the life and works of Robert Burns!
Making Sense: Exploring Altered Perception Through ‘Notes on Blindness’
Making Sense: Exploring Altered Perception Through ‘Notes on Blindness’
23rd May 2019
The University of Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Explore how we sense, and make sense of, the world at this unique event hosted by University of Glasgow's School of Culture & Creative Arts!
Visualising Medical Heritage and Virtual Reality
Visualising Medical Heritage and Virtual Reality
23rd May 2019
Royal College Of Physicians and Surgeons Of Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
From 3D digital modelling to VR headsets and Minecraft, find out how new technologies are helping us to bring our medical heritage to life!
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