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Glasgow

Scotland's largest city and the centre for visual arts culture with a strong sense of belonging. 


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Glasgow

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Activities

Glasgow Events

  • International Tartan Festival

    Fashion show and display of the latest Tartan designs and creations, with new lines on show.

  • Pollok Family Day

    A chance for the whole family to enjoy entertainment and activities to get closer to nature.

  • West End Festival, Glasgow

    The West End Festival is Glasgow’s largest cultural event and every June takes over this popular area of Glasgow with a wide variety of events and performances. Last year over 400 events took place in 80 venues.

  • Glasgow Jazz Festival

    Started in 1987 the Glasgow Jazz Festival. has been showcasing the best homegrown talent alongside legendary international acts for over two decades. This event presents a range of music including blues, reggae, funk and soul among others.

  • Bearsden and Milngavie Highland Games

    Traditional Highland Games with pipe bands, tug o' war, athletics, heavy weights, children's activities and Highland dancing. Open 10.30am - 5.30pm.

  • Glasgay!

    Founded in 1993, with appearances by Sir Ian McKellen and Rhona Cameron, the Glasgay! festival celebrates its 21st anniversary in 2014.

  • Merchant City Festival

    A popular annual event that features theatre, music, visual arts, comedy, dance, film, literature and fashion.

  • Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art

    International arts festival around Glasgow focusing on contemporary arts.

  • Glasgow Art Fair

    Glasgow Art Fair is a brand new exciting international fair in the month of April

  • Aye Write

    Aye Write, Glasgow's book festival  to be held from 10th to 20th March is one of the leading literary festivals in the UK.

  • New Territories

    Here is the option of New Territories 2014 in Glasgow. 

  • Glasgow Film Festival

    Glasgow film festival is the fastest growing movie festival in the UK . Movie time for all with Glasgow Film Festival, which offers an entire stream of movies right from the star studded main stream movies to art films and more. The four day event screens over 200 events in various venues all over Glasgow

    Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) celebrates the entire spectrum of
    cinema-going experiences, from star-studded, mainstream crowd-
    pleasers, to groundbreaking art house experimentation. - See more at: http://www.glasgowmajorevents.com/events-2014/glasgow-film-festival-2014/#sthash.q16oOqdp.dpuf
    Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) celebrates the entire spectrum of
    cinema-going experiences, from star-studded, mainstream crowd-
    pleasers, to groundbreaking art house experimentation. - See more at: http://www.glasgowmajorevents.com/events-2014/glasgow-film-festival-2014/#sthash.q16oOqdp.dpuf
    Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) celebrates the entire spectrum of
    cinema-going experiences, from star-studded, mainstream crowd-
    pleasers, to groundbreaking art house experimentation. - See more at: http://www.glasgowmajorevents.com/events-2014/glasgow-film-festival-2014/#sthash.q16oOqdp.dpuf
  • Glasgow Short Film Festival

    The Glasgow Short Film Festival is perfect for all movie buffs as it offers movie. screenings, panel discussions, live performances and special events to cater to the diverse tastes of the audience.

  • Aviva International Athletics

    Held at Kelvinhall, Glasgow, Aviva International Athletics is great for all sports buff. 

  • MOBO Awards

    Mobo Awards is the hottest urban music event that showcases the finest selection of established and up-and-coming national and international MOBO Music acts.

  • Inspiration Festival

    The inspiration festival is part of the Games for Scotland programme. This children’s arts festival will take over the civic heart of Glasgow for 2 days.

  • World Pipe Band Championships

     The most prestigious event in the pipe band calendar, attracting some 200 bands from around the world. To be held at Greendyke Street, Glasgow . Open 9.00am - 7.00pm

  • Glasgow International Comedy Festival

    Hear the echo of laughter at the Glasgow International Comedy Festival by International and home grown comedians. Featuring some of the best comedians in action, theatre, film, workshops and kids shows. Started in  2003 it can come a long way to become the largest event of its kind in Europe, with nearly 105,000 tickets available for 411 shows at 46 venues during the last event.

  • Glasgow World Cup Gymnastics

    Scotland is all set to host the only UK round of the prestigious Artistic World Cup in gymnastics in Glasgow.

  • Whisky Live

    Appealing to both the enthusiast and the novice alike, Whisky Live is the whisky tasting and sampling event of the year.

  • Glasgow Science Festival

    A family friendly science festival featuring various activities including spectacular science shows, arts/crafts stations, workshops, film screenings, exhibits and meet the researcher sessions for all ages.

  • Glasgow Beer Week

    Now  into the third week, Glasgow Beer Week is celebrated in different venues throughout Glasgow. What more needs to be said!

  • Irn-bru Carnival

    Now into the 93rd year, IRN-BRU Carnival is Europe’s largest indoor fun fair, which will feature over 60 rides and attractions apart from new and exciting additions to cater to thrill seekers, families and kids.

  • Celtic Connections

    Glasgow’s annual folk, roots, indie, world and traditional music festival celebrating the links between Celtic music and cultures across the globe.

  • Glasgow Youth Film Festival

    Now into the 10th year, the Glasgow Film Festival continues to be an Innovative festival for young audiences. This year's festival will  feature premieres, screenings, events and special guest speakers.

     

  • Glasgow Film Festival

    Film festival in Glasgow in February featuring wide range of international films.