Events in Glasgow on 30 August 2018

View all the upcoming events in Glasgow on the 30 August 2018 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Adult Roller Disco

Adult Roller Disco

30th August 2018
Fancy trying a night out with a difference? Join RollerStop for an adults only roller disco at their Roller Rink! Read more
Alone In The Dark - A Horror Musical

Alone In The Dark - A Horror Musical

28th August 2018 - 30th August 2018
GOTHeatre Productions proudly presents Alone In The Dark, a twisted horror musical inspired by the works of H.P Lovecraft and Edgar Allan Poe! Read more
Alone In The Dark - a Horror Musical

Alone In The Dark - a Horror Musical

30th August 2018 - 1st September 2018
GOTHeatre Productions proudly presents Alone In The Dark, a twisted horror musical inspired by the works of H.P Lovecraft and Edgar Allan Poe! Read more
Aye Candy

Aye Candy

8th August 2018 - 2nd September 2018
'Aye Candy' is an Abstract Art Exhibition at The 13th Note featuring original works by Gordon Stead & Jason Mccreadie! Read more
Baby Breakfast

Baby Breakfast

30th August 2018
Enjoy a coffee with other parents & carers while the wee ones play at Loks Bar and Kitchen's Baby Breakfasts! Read more
Blues Jam Thursdays

Blues Jam Thursdays

30th August 2018
Enjoy a weekly Blues Jam at Swing featuring their talented house trio, Fraser John Lindsay (guitar), Charlotte Marshall (vocals/bass guitar) and Kenny Robertson! Read more
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

30th August 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries! Read more
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! Read more
Come and Sing

Come and Sing

30th August 2018
Do you love to sing? Come along and join the community singing group at Lambhill Stables, sessions are held every Thursday afternoon! Read more
Crime and Punishment Guided Walk

Crime and Punishment Guided Walk

30th August 2018
Glasgow City Centre
Hear about Glasgow's murky past with tales of thieves, murderers, pirates and highwaymen on this guided walk from Glasgow Historic Walks! Read more
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

30th August 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site! Read more
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities! Read more
Govan Ferry

Govan Ferry

22nd June 2018 - 31st August 2018
Glasgow South Side
The Govan ferry is a free service connecting the Riverside Museum and Tall Ship to the Govan Stones and Fairfield Heritage! Read more
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

30th August 2018
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world! Read more
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. Read more
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

30th 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! Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
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! 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 Glasgow's OpenJump sessions! Read more
ParkLives Glasgow

ParkLives Glasgow

16th May 2018 - 30th September 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
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! Read more
Project Craft

Project Craft

30th August 2018
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase! Read more
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Glasgow
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities provides group activities for adults with learning disabilities in the north west and south areas of Glasgow. Read more
Quiz Night at Loks

Quiz Night at Loks

30th August 2018
Get your friends together and get your thinking caps on for the weekly Pub Quiz Night at Loks Bar and Kitchen! Read more
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! Read more
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! Read more
South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions

30th August 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Come along and join in the fun at the free and interactive South Glasgow Bookbug Sessions for wee ones! Read more
Tea Dance

Tea Dance

30th August 2018
Join David & Elizabeth at Two2dance for their weekly Tea Dance class on Thursday afternoons at Glasgow Club Gorbals! Read more
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! Read more
The ELO Experience

The ELO Experience

30th August 2018
Catch the Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits Tour featuring the fabulous ELO Experience at the King's Theatre Glasgow! Read more
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. Read more
The Listening Room

The Listening Room

30th August 2018
The Listening Room takes place on the last Thursday of every month, come along and hear word artists and musicians perform in the intimate settings of Avant Garde! Read more
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

30th August 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries! Read more
Tours of The Mackintosh House

Tours of The Mackintosh House

30th August 2018
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home. Read more
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! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

30th August 2018
Enjoy an intimate evening at Eastwood Park Theatre celebrating over 30 years on the road with Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham!
Barrhead BabyCafe

Barrhead BabyCafe

30th August 2018
Barrhead BabyCafe is a free drop-in offering information and support for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and their families!
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!
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!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

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.
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.
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.
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
Heriot-Watt University are looking for people aged 65 and over in Edinburgh & Lothians to take part in a new study.
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.
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.
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.
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st December 2017 - 31st December 2018
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Edinburgh Character Project

Edinburgh Character Project

1st August 2018 - 31st August 2018
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.
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.
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye - Curator’s Tour

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye - Curator’s Tour

30th August 2018
Join Dr Helen Scott, Curator of Fine Art, for a tour of the exhibition Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Scotland’s Gardens  - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Tyninghame House and the Walled Garden

1st May 2018 - 31st August 2018
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round the outstanding gardens of the splendid 17th century pink sandstone Tyninghame House.
Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Inveresk Village

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

1st July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2018.
Sinatra and Me

Sinatra and Me

30th August 2018
Join Richard Shelton as he recreates his critically acclaimed performance of Frank Sinatra, which looks behind the iconic blue eyes.
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+.
Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

Songs & Stories - Toddler Group

30th August 2018
Come along to Songs & Stories, a Toddler Group meeting every Thursday morning at Bristo Baptist Church.
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.
The League Of Gentlemen Live Again

The League Of Gentlemen Live Again

30th August 2018
The League of Gentlemen return to the stage in 2018 for their first UK tour in over 12 years, including a date at the Edinburgh Playhouse.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

30th August 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
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.

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!
Evening Health Walk

Evening Health Walk

30th August 2018
Join East Kilbride Community Trust and Paths For All for their weekly Health Walk through Kilbride Woodlands!
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!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

30th August 2018
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Mini Flippers

Mini Flippers

30th August 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions!
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!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

30th August 2018
Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

30th August 2018
Active Communities run a series of walking groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
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!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

30th August 2018
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

30th August 2018
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
SAMAs Paisley Takeover 2018 Reschedule with Out Lines

SAMAs Paisley Takeover 2018 Reschedule with Out Lines

30th August 2018
Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMAs) present Out Lines with support from Heir of the Cursed at Paisley Arts Centre on August 30th!
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

8 Week Mindfulness Course

8 Week Mindfulness Course

23rd August 2018 - 11th October 2018
Transform Therapies will be holding an 8 Week Mindfulness Course starting on 23rd August at Heat Fitness in Stirling. Book the whole block or choose to drop in!
Gathering - Pragmatic Buddhism Stirling

Gathering - Pragmatic Buddhism Stirling

30th August 2018
Pragmatic Buddhism is mindfulness made meaningful for today’s world. Come and join us on a Thursday evening at Allan Park South Church!
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.
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.
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!
Strange Behaviours: Adam Stafford

Strange Behaviours: Adam Stafford

30th August 2018
Strange Behaviours are excited to be bringing Adam Stafford back to the Tolbooth on 30th August, kicking off the first SB show of the new season.
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.

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