Events in Edinburgh on 04 August 2018

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 04 August 2018 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

2018 Chinese Arts and Culture Festival

2018 Chinese Arts and Culture Festival

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Organised by Scotland-China Chamber of Commerce, the 4th Chinese Arts and Culture Festival will be held in EICC on 4th & 5th August. Read more
A Gallant Life

A Gallant Life

3rd August 2018 - 18th August 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
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. Read more
A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

A Princess Party at Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe

4th August 2018
Edinburgh Chihuahua Cafe, Scotland's first dog cafe, invites you to a Princess Party like no other! Read more
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. Read more
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... Read more
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. Read more
Adulting

Adulting

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

Alice Fraser: Ethos

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh South
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. Read more
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. Read more
Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

17th May 2018 - 4th August 2018
See Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft when it goes on display at the National Museum of Scotland from 17th May. Read more
‘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. Read more
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh South
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. Read more
Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Learn to use a sewing machine safely and confidently in this Beginners Weekend Sewing Course with Artisan Stitch! Read more
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. Read more
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. Read 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
Various Locations Edinburgh
Heriot-Watt University are looking for people aged 65 and over in Edinburgh & Lothians to take part in a new study. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
Coburg House Summer Open Studios Event

Coburg House Summer Open Studios Event

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Over 80 artists at Coburg House will be opening their doors offering a rare opportunity to see behind the scenes in this Summer Open Studios event. Read more
Coriolanus Vanishes

Coriolanus Vanishes

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Coriolanus Vanishes is a contemporary tragedy exploring how childhood memories can besiege adult relationships. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About! Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
Easy Sew - Make a Yoga Mat Bag

Easy Sew - Make a Yoga Mat Bag

4th August 2018
Join in the fun and learn to sew this made to measure Eco-Friendly Yoga Mat Bag with Upcycle World on 4th August. Read more
Edinburgh Character Project

Edinburgh Character Project

1st August 2018 - 31st August 2018
Edinburgh West
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. Read more
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

4th August 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival:  Nicola Benedetti

Edinburgh International Festival: Nicola Benedetti

4th August 2018
A morning of witty and theatrical Baroque works from Nicola Benedetti, accompanied by the world-renowned Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: Cold Blood

Edinburgh International Festival: Cold Blood

4th August 2018 - 6th August 2018
Cold Blood is a remarkable live, feature-length cinema-dance show that is filmed in front of the audience. Read more
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. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

4th August 2018
Celebrate the launch of the 2018 International Festival at the Usher Hall on 4th August with Josef Haydn’s explosive oratorio The Creation. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

For the Love of Fantasy presents Witchcraft & Wizardry School

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Musselburgh
For the Love of Fantasy presents their most exciting event so far -The School of Witchcraft & Wizardry! Read more
Forth on the Fringe

Forth on the Fringe

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Radio Forth on the Fringe is one of the ‘must see’ shows of this year’s Edinburgh Festival. See it at Edinburgh Playhouse! Read more
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. Read more
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

4th August 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
Funbox: Dinosaur Safari

Funbox: Dinosaur Safari

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Get ready for some Stone Age singalong silliness as Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo go on their most roarsome adventure yet - Dinosaur Safari at Howden Park Centre! Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

4th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

4th August 2018
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read 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. Read more
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. Read more
Jake Howie: Read My Lips

Jake Howie: Read My Lips

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
Warm and quick-witted,newcomer Jake Howie brings his frank take on life, love, sex and politics to this year’s Fringe. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

4th August 2018
Leith
Come and meet our small independent traders at this bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith. Read more
Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

Little Seedlings Club: Sensational Sun Lovers

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Bring your young budding gardeners along to Dobbies Edinburgh's Little Seedlings Club on 4th & 5th August and put the fun into gardening! Read more
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?' Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore and Grime for Age 5+

4th August 2018
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime. Read more
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

4th August 2018
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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’. Read more
Out of Leftfield

Out of Leftfield

4th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
Edinburgh South
Join investigative reporter Stuart Doublehorn and fine out what is going on in the small town of Leftfield! Part of PBH Free Fringe. Read more
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. Read more
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 Read more
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? Read more
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. Read more
Residents Ceilidh

Residents Ceilidh

4th August 2018
Join the infamous Burly Ceilidh Club at the Ghillie Dhu every Friday & Saturday with a 3 course meal, Live ceilidh band and DJ! Read more
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. Read more
Scotland’s Gardens  - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

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

Scotland’s Gardens - 101 Greenbank Crescent

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

1st July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Various Locations Midlothian
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2018. Read more
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

4th August 2018
Edinburgh East
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round this large wildlife friendly garden, run on organic principles. Read more
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls

4th August 2018
Various Locations East Lothian
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Greywalls is a six acre formal garden surrounding Greywalls Hotel. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
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+. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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! Read more
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. Read more
The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

3rd August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh West
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. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

4th August 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
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. Read more
The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

The Stand Comedy Club at New Town Theatre

4th August 2018
The Stand Comedy Club celebrates its 21st anniversary at the Edinburgh Fringe with the best of 20 years visiting the stage at New Town Theatre. Read more
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

4th August 2018
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe! Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

Tori Scott Is #Thirsty

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh Old Town
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. Read more
Truckfest Scotland 2018

Truckfest Scotland 2018

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 4th & 5th August. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
User Not Found

User Not Found

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Edinburgh South
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? Read more
Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

1st August 2018 - 27th August 2018
Edinburgh South
From two co-creators of Thrones! The Musical comes a Harry Potter musical parody that is sure to leave you spellbound. Read more
Weekend 4 Day Door Supervisor Course

Weekend 4 Day Door Supervisor Course

4th August 2018
UMBRAsec Training & Security Services will be holding a 4 day weekend Door Supervisor Training Course ever month throughout 2018. Read more
West Linton Market

West Linton Market

4th August 2018
West Linton
A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month at St. Andrews New Church Hall. Read more
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. Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

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!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

4th August 2018
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting.
Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Digital Learning at East Renfrewshire Libraries

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
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!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

15th January 2018 - 16th December 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

4th August 2018
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season.
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!
Gourmet Campfire Cooking - FULLY BOOKED

Gourmet Campfire Cooking - FULLY BOOKED

4th August 2018
Forget your kitchen and oven and get outside to enjoy some outdoor Gourmet Campfire Cooking with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
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!
Karaoke

Karaoke

4th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
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!
Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

10th July 2018 - 7th August 2018
East Renfrewshire Libraries are running loads of fantastic and free activities for kids over the Summer holidays!
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!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

4th August 2018
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!

Events in Glasgow

A Fete Worse Than Death! Afternoon Tea & Murder Mystery

A Fete Worse Than Death! Afternoon Tea & Murder Mystery

4th August 2018
Whodunnit Events presents ‘A Fete Worse Than Death’ an Afternoon Tea & Murder Mystery event at Number 10 Hotel on Saturday 4th August!
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

4th 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!
Africeilidh

Africeilidh

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Africelidh at The African Arts Centre, Ibrox, is a family-oriented 3-day arts and culture festival celebrating diversity in Glasgow!
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!
Anti-Apathy Ambassadors

Anti-Apathy Ambassadors

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
The Anti-Apathy Ambassadors, helping the Human Race to Affectionately, Amusingly and Awesomely Actualize their Abilities, return to the Merchant City Festival for a fourth year!
Art On the Exchange Summer Outdoor Markets

Art On the Exchange Summer Outdoor Markets

4th August 2018
Art On Scotland return to Royal Exchange Square with their fabulous pop-up markets full of original pieces of art, jewellery, crafts, and designer products!
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!
Banksy Restoration in Argyle Street Arches

Banksy Restoration in Argyle Street Arches

4th August 2018
On Saturdays & Sundays between August and November members of the public will be able to watch the restoration of Scotland's only recorded Banksy artworks at Argyle Street Arches!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

4th August 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
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!
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!
Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

4th August 2018
Sweeney's On The Park have regular live music every Saturday from 4pm to 7pm courtesy of Cahoots!
Castlemilk Explorers

Castlemilk Explorers

4th August 2018
Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!
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!
Ceramics Workshop and Raku Firing

Ceramics Workshop and Raku Firing

4th August 2018
Hand build your own pots/objects and discover the excitement of a raku firing in this two hour Ceramics Workshop at Studio Pavilion!
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.
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!
Dyptik present D-Construction

Dyptik present D-Construction

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Presented by Dyptik in South Brunswick Street, D-Construction is an ultra energetic hip-hop dance performance with a powerful beat and an oriental twist!
Epic Egyptians! Revolting Romans! Gruesome Greeks!

Epic Egyptians! Revolting Romans! Gruesome Greeks!

4th August 2018
GMRC hold regular workshops for kids, drop in during the Summer holidays and discover what it was like to live like a Roman, Egyptian or Grecian!
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!
Face Life Casting - 1 Day Workshop

Face Life Casting - 1 Day Workshop

4th August 2018
Join Sorenzo Studios for their one day Face Life Casting Workshop and gain a basic insight into the art of Life Casting, you're first stepping stone into the world of SFX.
Fame The Musical

Fame The Musical

30th July 2018 - 4th August 2018
Selladoor Productions bring Fame The Musical, based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film of the same name, to the King's Theatre Glasgow this Summer!
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!
Frankie Boyle: Work in Progress

Frankie Boyle: Work in Progress

4th August 2018
Catch Frankie Boyle at The Stand Glasgow this Summer as he test runs some of his work-in-progress material!
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!

4th 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 Argentine Tango Social

Glasgow Argentine Tango Social

4th August 2018
The Saturday Tango Social offers the opportunity to learn the dance from professional Argentine Tango teachers, to practice and to dance socially every Saturday afternoon!
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 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.
Glasgow through the Decades: A Photography Walking Tour

Glasgow through the Decades: A Photography Walking Tour

4th August 2018
Glasgow through the Decades is a walking tour of the hidden past and present of the inner East of Glasgow’ as depicted by some leading documentary photographers.
Glasgow Walking Lunch

Glasgow Walking Lunch

4th August 2018
Travel through 1,000 years of the Glasgow story with food and travel writer Andrea Pearson as she leads you on a guided tour to unearth the city's past, enjoying edible illustrations along the way!
Glasgow’s Music Mile Tour

Glasgow’s Music Mile Tour

4th August 2018
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of venues past and present on Glasgow's Music Mile!
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!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

4th August 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
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!
Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

4th August 2018
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets retail market and car boot sale in Govan!
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

4th August 2018
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
In Search of Saint Patrick Guided Walk

In Search of Saint Patrick Guided Walk

4th August 2018
Go on search of the story of Saint Patrick in Old Kilpatrick on this guided tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
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.
Jamie Crewe: Rustic Prologue

Jamie Crewe: Rustic Prologue

4th August 2018
Rustic Prologue is an evening of animation, film, and reading programmed by Glasgow based artist Jamie Crewe at Tramway Glasgow as part of Festival 2018!
Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair

Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair bring their carefully curated vintage market to the Old Fruitmarket on August 4th & 5th as part of Festival 2018!
Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers

4th August 2018
Castlemilk Park's Junior Rangers is a six month programme of events especially for 13 to 18 year olds where they will learn different skills in nature conservation.
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

4th 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!
Kid’s Summer Cinema

Kid’s Summer Cinema

4th August 2018
Deafblind Scotland’s Pop up Cinemas are back for Summer 2018! Don't miss screenings of Toy Story on 28th July and Paddington on 4th August at 200 SVS Glasgow!
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!
Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

Loch Lomond Shores Weekend Market

4th August 2018
Browse homemade treats, arts & crafts, artisan food & drink and local produce at Loch Lomond Shores' Weekend Market!
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!
Make Your Own Roman Blinds at Sew Confident

Make Your Own Roman Blinds at Sew Confident

4th August 2018
Learn how to make a fab Roman blind ready to dress your own window on this one day workshop from Sew Confident!
Makers Space

Makers Space

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Makers Space in Merchant Square is a celebration of making led by some of Glasgow’s finest designers! Come and lose yourself in the awesome world of design!
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 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!
Merchant City Festival Markets

Merchant City Festival Markets

4th 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!
Merchant City Music Past and Present

Merchant City Music Past and Present

4th August 2018
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of several iconic Merchant City and East End music venues!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

4th August 2018
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Mischief La Bas presents: Happy Birthday Mr. Mackintosh

Mischief La Bas presents: Happy Birthday Mr. Mackintosh

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Glasgow-based street theatre company Mischief La Bas brings Charles Rennie Mackintosh back to life in this, the year of his 150th birthday!
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!
Paw Patrol Live!

Paw Patrol Live!

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
The most popular rescue dogs on the planet are returning to Glasgow this Summer! Catch Paw Patrol at the SEC Armadillo in 2018!
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!
Perform with Extraordinary Bodies

Perform with Extraordinary Bodies

2nd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Don't miss a unique and exciting opportunity to perform with award-winning circus company, Extraordinary Bodies at this year's Merchant City Festival. Every body welcome!
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!
Pizza & Prosecco Festival Glasgow

Pizza & Prosecco Festival Glasgow

4th August 2018
Get a slice of the action from an array of pop ups and bars when the Pizza & Prosecco Festival returns to Glasgow in August!
Platform 18 Open Air

Platform 18 Open Air

4th August 2018
Glasgow’s most unique outdoor rave space will host techno royalty this summer as Platform 18 confirms its return to West Street!
Platform at Argyle St Arches

Platform at Argyle St Arches

4th August 2018
Ten of Scotland’s best independent street food traders vendors set up stall every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, within the newly refurbished Argyle Street Arches!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

4th August 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
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

4th 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

4th 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.
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!
Roller Disco

Roller Disco

4th August 2018
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
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.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

4th August 2018
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
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!
Scottish Opera’s BambinO

Scottish Opera’s BambinO

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Scottish Opera's five-star show Bambino, a first operatic adventure for six to 18-month-olds and their carers, is back and touring Scotland! Catch it in Glasgow on August 3rd & 4th!
Sharmanka’s St Mungo Walk and Multicultural Performances

Sharmanka’s St Mungo Walk and Multicultural Performances

4th August 2018
A guided walk with storytelling celebrating Glasgow both past and present will take you to Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre for some multicultural poetry and songs!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

4th August 2018
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Solar Observing Outdoors

Solar Observing Outdoors

4th August 2018
Come and meet the Astronomical Society of Glasgow at Kelvingrove for safe telescope observing of the sun on Saturday 4th August!
Springburn Parkrun

Springburn Parkrun

4th August 2018
Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!
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 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 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!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

4th August 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
TELT!

TELT!

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Set in the past and the near future, TELT, at the Tron Theatre, is a time travelling action adventure story for those sick of being telt to pipe down!
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!
Tennent’s Heritage Walking Trail

Tennent’s Heritage Walking Trail

4th August 2018
Come and explore Auld Glasgow with Tennent’s Brewery on one of their regular Heritage Walking Trail events!
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!
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 Early Show

The Early Show

4th August 2018
The Early Show at Yesbar showcases some of the funniest comedians around every Friday & Saturday night!
The Encontro Street Band Festival

The Encontro Street Band Festival

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Now in its second year, The Encontro Street Band Festival is a spectacular weekend-long celebration of street band music!
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 Late Show

The Late Show

4th August 2018
Enjoy late night comedy every Friday and Saturday with your host Viv Gee in Yesbar Comedy Club!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

4th August 2018
As part of the Mackintosh 150 celebrations The Lighthouse will be offering building tours throughout 2018!
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!
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 Resting Place of King Robert the Bruce Guided Walk

The Resting Place of King Robert the Bruce Guided Walk

4th August 2018
Hear the story of Robert the Bruce and explore his resting place on this guided tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
The West End Booty

The West End Booty

4th August 2018
The West End Booty is a weekly car boot market in Glasgow's vibrant West End! Come along and sell your stuff, or find that booty bargain!
Tollcross Parkrun

Tollcross Parkrun

4th August 2018
Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!
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!
Victoria Parkrun

Victoria Parkrun

4th August 2018
Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!
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’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!
DB12Run

DB12Run

4th August 2018
The DB12Run is a weekly walk or jog held at Strathclyde Park for people with Type 1-2 Diabetes or other medical condition.
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

4th August 2018
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday!
Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

Festival 2018 at Strathclyde Park

4th 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!
Ladies’ Night

Ladies’ Night

4th August 2018
EK, East Kilbride Ladies' Night on August 4th is the most hotly anticipated night of the year at Hamilton Park Racecourse!
Luxury Badger Safari

Luxury Badger Safari

4th August 2018
Be escorted by the Falls of Clyde Ranger in their 4x4 on this Luxury Badger Watch to within 5 minutes of the sett!
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.
People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

People’s Postcode Lottery Dipper Watch

4th August 2018
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers!
Strathaven Round Table Annual Beer Festival

Strathaven Round Table Annual Beer Festival

4th August 2018
Join Strathaven Round Table for their Annual Beer Festival at Strathaven Scout and Guide Hall on August 4th!
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

4th August 2018
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!
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!
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!
The Therapy Room

The Therapy Room

4th August 2018
Join us for a night of comedy with Des McLean, John Scott, and Viv Gee; compered by Patrick Rowlink at Motherwell Concert Hall on Saturday 4th August!
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
A whole host of colourful characters from Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's best-loved titles are coming to Lanark Memorial Hall this Summer!
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

4th August 2018
Active Communities run a series of jogging 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!
Binocular and Telescope Open Day

Binocular and Telescope Open Day

4th August 2018
Come along to a free Binocular & Telescope Open Day at RSPB Lochwinnoch, expert advice will be on hand all day!
Coloursfest

Coloursfest

4th August 2018
COLOURSFEST is on its way! Now in its 17th year and once again at Braehead Arena, this year promises to be one of the best years yet!
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!
Erskine Art, Craft and Gift Fayre

Erskine Art, Craft and Gift Fayre

4th August 2018
Find that perfect gift for a loved one or treat yourself at the Erskine Art Craft and Gift Fayre held on the first Saturday of each month at the Salvation Army Hall!
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!
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
Karaoke

Karaoke

4th August 2018
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Paisley at The Bally for Saturday night Karaoke!
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!
Paisley Thread Mill Museum Open For Visits

Paisley Thread Mill Museum Open For Visits

4th August 2018
The Paisley Thread Mill Museum in Mile End Mill is dedicated to Renfrewshire and Paisley's thread mill heritage, it's open on Wednesday & Saturday afternoons to the public!
Regional Park Ranger Display

Regional Park Ranger Display

4th August 2018
A photographic display celebrating the World's Ranger Services will be held on weekends this Summer at Greenock Cut Visitor Centre!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

4th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
Renfrewshire Comic Con

Renfrewshire Comic Con

4th August 2018
The Big Glasgow Comic Page is coming to Renfrewshire! There will be over 40 exhibitors and traders selling comics, graphic novels, crafts, art, Funko Pop figures and much more!
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!
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

A Battle Won

A Battle Won

4th August 2018
Costumed actors bring to life the main events of William Wallace and Andrew de Moray’s victory in 1297.
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.
Ceilidh Trail Performance

Ceilidh Trail Performance

4th August 2018
Don't miss a triple bill of traditional music performed by some of the most talented young players from across Scotland, the Forth Valley and Paisley areas!
Cowboy Ceilidh

Cowboy Ceilidh

4th August 2018
YWAM Stirling invites you to put on yer cowboy boots and kilt and come along to a cowboy ceilidh on 4th August!
Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

4th August 2018
Sit back and absorb the atmosphere as a variety of musicians play some awesome music every Saturday afternoon at Nicky-Tams.
Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

4th August 2018
Come along to Macrobert and watch Shakespeare's joyous comedy, Much Ado About Nothing, fizzing with sparkling wit and romance.
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.
Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

4th August 2018
Scotfairs hold a regular Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair at the Albert Halls in Stirling!
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!
Summer Family Nature Club: Moths and Butterflies

Summer Family Nature Club: Moths and Butterflies

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Come and empty the moth trap full of creatures that fly at night, then hunt for butterflies in the woodland which fly during the day at The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre.
Summer Workshops for Children and Young People 2018

Summer Workshops for Children and Young People 2018

17th July 2018 - 7th August 2018
Check out all the Creative Learning Summer Workshops at the Tolbooth for children and young people!
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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