Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival (SMHAF) will take place in venues across Scotland from 3rd - 26th May 2019, aiming to support the arts and challenge preconceived ideas about mental health.

Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

About Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

Now in its 13th year, SMHAF is one of Scotland's most diverse cultural events, covering everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature. By engaging with artists, connecting with communities and forming collaborations, we celebrate the artistic achievements of people with experience of mental health issues, explore the relationship between creativity and the mind, and promote positive mental health and wellbeing.

Launched in 2007, SMHAF has grown into one of the largest festivals of its kind in the world, with over 300 events and 25,000 attendees across Scotland each year. Its innovative approach, combining high quality artistic events with community led programming and a social justice agenda, has been replicated internationally.

Find out more at www.mhfestival.com

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Singing for Breathing!
Singing for Breathing!
26th June 2019
Dennistoun New Parish Church, Glasgow East End
If you are someone who suffers from breathlessness then the Singing for Breathing Group might be the answer you’ve been looking for!
Make & Take Essential Oils Class - Dennistoun
Make & Take Essential Oils Class - Dennistoun
27th June 2019
Scran, Glasgow East End
Join Ian and John from Your Essential Care for a fun class at Scran where you’ll learn about the benefits of doTERRA essential oils and get to make your own oil blend to take home!
Defeat Sugar Cravings with Hypnosis
Defeat Sugar Cravings with Hypnosis
27th June 2019
Merrylea Parish Church, Glasgow South Side
If you are trying to lose weight or simply want to take better care of your health, Milkdrop Hypnosis can help you to reduce your sugar intake using hypnotherapy.
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Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
26th June 2019
Centre81, Clydebank
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Clydebank Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!
Wee Creatives
Wee Creatives
26th June 2019
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Wee Creatives are regular playful sessions for under 2s at Glasgow Museum Resource Centre... Explore! Create! Play! Fun!
Flamingo Upholstery - Evening Leisure Classes
Flamingo Upholstery - Evening Leisure Classes
26th June 2019
Flamingo Upholstery, Glasgow East End
Flamingo Upholstery is running weekly evening leisure classes in upholstery, learn a new skill and bring home a transformed piece of furniture to be proud of!
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Books Events you might like...

Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme
26th June 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Toddlers Tales
Toddlers Tales
26th June 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly across several Glasgow Libraries!
Refugee Tales: Readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra at Glasgow Women’s Library
Refugee Tales: Readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra at Glasgow Women’s Library
27th June 2019
Glasgow Womens Library, Glasgow East End
Join Glasgow Women's Library for Refugee Tales... an afternoon of storytelling and readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra.
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Dance Events you might like...

Tango Bar
Tango Bar
26th June 2019
Blackfriars, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow's longest running Argentine Tango club night is held every Wednesday evening downstairs at Blackfriars in the Merchant City!
Queer Theory: Personal is Political
Queer Theory: Personal is Political
26th June 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on Wednesday 26th June with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Weekly Jive Class with Rock n Roll Revolution
Weekly Jive Class with Rock n Roll Revolution
27th June 2019
Kirkintilloch Miners Welfare & Social Club, Kirkintilloch
Join Rock n Roll Revolution for their weekly Jive Classes on Thursdays at Kirkintilloch Miners, beginners and experienced dancers always welcome!
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Days Out Events you might like...

Prosecco Event Glasgow
Prosecco Event Glasgow
28th Jun 2019 - 29th Jun 2019
The Briggait, Glasgow City Centre
Coming to Glasgow on the 28th and 29th June, Prosecco Events UK are delighted to bring their 'Sparkling Prosecco Weekend' to The Briggait, Glasgow!
Glasgow Comic Con
Glasgow Comic Con
29th June 2019
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Comic Con returns to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 29th June, featuring over 150 exhibitors, comic creators from across the globe and artist and writer panel events!
Shawlands Beer and Gin Festival
Shawlands Beer and Gin Festival
29th June 2019
NA, Glasgow South Side
The inaugural Shawlands Beer & Gin Festival, bringing together the best Scottish brewers and distillers, will be held at Cartha Queens Park RFC playing fields on Saturday 29th June!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen: Home Where Home Is Not
Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen: Home Where Home Is Not
27th Jun 2019 - 3rd Aug 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Home Where Home Is Not is an ambitious exhibition by Glasgow-based artists Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen reimagining fixed notions of home, and what it means to be of more than one place.
ScotlandArt Presents No-So-Still Life
ScotlandArt Presents No-So-Still Life
28th Jun 2019 - 31st Jul 2019
Scotlandart.com Galleries, Glasgow City Centre
Come and join the ScotlandArt Gallery from June 28th for their exhibition showcasing the best Scottish Still Life Glasgow has to offer!
Glasgow Comic Con
Glasgow Comic Con
29th June 2019
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Comic Con returns to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 29th June, featuring over 150 exhibitors, comic creators from across the globe and artist and writer panel events!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

Jamathon
Jamathon
26th June 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Paragon invites anyone who wants to make music and dance to join them at Platform Glasgow on Wednesday 26th June for their annual event... Jamathon!
Family Celebration for Refugee Festival Scotland 2019
Family Celebration for Refugee Festival Scotland 2019
26th June 2019
Maryhill Community Centre, Glasgow West End
Join Maryhill Integration Network (MIN) on Wednesday 26th June for a Family Celebration for Refugee Festival Scotland 2019!
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
26th Jun 2019 - 3rd Aug 2019
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow West End
Scotland's biggest and best-loved Shakespeare Festival, Bard in the Botanics, returns this Summer to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens with their 'Muse of Fire' Season!
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Film Events you might like...

The Goonies - Outdoor Cinema
The Goonies - Outdoor Cinema
27th June 2019
Pollok House, Glasgow South Side
Come along to Pollok House on Thursday 27th June and watch the iconic film The Goonies at their outdoor cinema!
Dirty Dancing - Outdoor Cinema
Dirty Dancing - Outdoor Cinema
28th June 2019
Pollok House, Glasgow South Side
Come along to Pollok House on Friday 28th June and watch the iconic film Dirty Dancing at their outdoor cinema!
Make Way For Tomorrow - Special Screening
Make Way For Tomorrow - Special Screening
28th June 2019
ISO Design, Glasgow City Centre
Join ISO Events for a special screening of Make Way For Tomorrow, regarded as one of the greatest American movies ever made, on Friday 28th June!
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Music Events you might like...

Queer Theory: Personal is Political
Queer Theory: Personal is Political
26th June 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on Wednesday 26th June with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Jamathon
Jamathon
26th June 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Paragon invites anyone who wants to make music and dance to join them at Platform Glasgow on Wednesday 26th June for their annual event... Jamathon!
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Lynyrd Skynyrd
26th June 2019
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow City Centre
Lynyrd Skynyrd's career-concluding two-year farewell tour will stop at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 26th June 2019 with support from special guests Status Quo!
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Nights Out Events you might like...

Queer Theory: Personal is Political
Queer Theory: Personal is Political
26th June 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on Wednesday 26th June with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Lynyrd Skynyrd
26th June 2019
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow City Centre
Lynyrd Skynyrd's career-concluding two-year farewell tour will stop at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 26th June 2019 with support from special guests Status Quo!
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
26th Jun 2019 - 3rd Aug 2019
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow West End
Scotland's biggest and best-loved Shakespeare Festival, Bard in the Botanics, returns this Summer to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens with their 'Muse of Fire' Season!
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Wednesday Highlight Talks
Wednesday Highlight Talks
26th June 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!
Refugee Tales: Readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra at Glasgow Women’s Library
Refugee Tales: Readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra at Glasgow Women’s Library
27th June 2019
Glasgow Womens Library, Glasgow East End
Join Glasgow Women's Library for Refugee Tales... an afternoon of storytelling and readings with Jackie Kay and Sameena Zehra.
The Lighthouse Building Tours
The Lighthouse Building Tours
29th June 2019
The Lighthouse, Glasgow City Centre
The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!
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Theatre Events you might like...

Queer Theory: Personal is Political
Queer Theory: Personal is Political
26th June 2019
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Queer Theory returns to Nice N Sleazy on Wednesday 26th June with another fabulous evening of live music, drag, poetry and comedy!
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire
26th Jun 2019 - 3rd Aug 2019
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow West End
Scotland's biggest and best-loved Shakespeare Festival, Bard in the Botanics, returns this Summer to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens with their 'Muse of Fire' Season!
National Theatre of Scotland: THEM!
National Theatre of Scotland: THEM!
27th Jun 2019 - 6th Jul 2019
Tramway, Glasgow South Side
Them! is a visionary new multi-media performance event from Stewart Laing and long-term collaborator Pamela Carter tackling the nebulous nature of identity in a changing world.
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