Southside Fringe Festival

Enjoy a fortnight of music, workshops and events south of the river Clyde when the Southside Fringe Festival returns in May 2019!

Southside Fringe Festival

About Southside Fringe Festival

Various locations across the southside , Glasgow South Side
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The Southside Fringe will run from the 10th - 26th May 2019! With 200 events in 50 venues, this is the biggest community organised event in Glasgow!

The Southside Fringe is focused upon providing a fortnight of quality opportunities for acts, performers and musicians. We also hope to involve as many venues and businesses as we can with a view to boosting existing custom over the fortnight and to raise the profile of the Southside on the arts landscape and draw new customers, visitors and audiences to the wonderful facilities the Southside has to offer. None of us as organisers will be drawing earnings from the fringe and are running the not for profit business as volunteers.

It’s an incredibly exciting time in the Southside with several venues actively encouraging creativity and supporting local Southside talent. The ethos of the Southside Fringe is very much ‘strength in numbers’ : the more facets of the community and local businesses who get involved the louder our voice and the bigger the Southside’s profile will be on the festival map.

Upcoming Events at Southside Fringe Festival

Bara Bara Bara

Bara Bara Bara

13th April 2019 - 23rd June 2019
Tramway proudly presents Bara Bara Bara, the first solo exhibition in Scotland by Mexico City based artist Pia Camil!
The Failing Light but Polmadie Shines

The Failing Light but Polmadie Shines

26th April 2019 - 23rd June 2019
Southside Fringe: Glasgow based artist and filmmaker Callum Rice presents a solo exhibition in the Studio Pavilion inspired by the work of Glasgow born architect and engineer Archibald Leitch!
24 Hours in Shawlands: A Day in the Life

24 Hours in Shawlands: A Day in the Life

1st May 2019 - 31st May 2019
Southside Fringe: Queen's Park Camera Club is delighted to present a chronological Photographic Exhibition illustrating 24 hours of life along Shawlands main thoroughfare!
The Theatre of Robert Anton - An Exhibition

The Theatre of Robert Anton - An Exhibition

4th May 2019 - 30th June 2019
Southside Fringe: Tramway presents an exhibition of the extraordinary theatrical puppets, props and drawings of the late Robert Anton, an artist from the avant garde theatre scene of '70s New York.
Live Music at Sweeney’s

Live Music at Sweeney’s

10th May 2019 - 26th May 2019
You can catch some great live music on at Sweeney's on the Park this May as part of the Southside Fringe Festival!
Doggie Documentaries

Doggie Documentaries

10th May 2019 - 26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Check out Doggie Documentaries, Southside Snappers exhibition of man's (and woman's) best friend, at HUG Cafe!
Cats Protection Fundraising Pub Quiz

Cats Protection Fundraising Pub Quiz

22nd May 2019
Southside Fringe Festival: Come along to our fabulous pub quiz in aid of Cats Protection Giffnock & District Branch!
Jaha Koo - Cuckoo

Jaha Koo - Cuckoo

22nd May 2019
Southside Fringe: A bunch of talkative rice cookers take you on a journey through the last 20 years of Korean history at Tramway!
Weekly Cycle Maintenance Classes

Weekly Cycle Maintenance Classes

22nd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Every week Bike for Good Community Hub hold cycle maintenance classes, come along and learn how to fix your own bike!
Live Music at The Granary

Live Music at The Granary

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: You can catch some great live music on at The Granary this May as part of the Southside Fringe Festival!
Southside Games Festival

Southside Games Festival

23rd May 2019
The inaugural Southside Games Festival, being held at The Glad Cafe on Thursday 23rd May, is a unique event bringing you the best and most interesting video games from near and far!
Weekly Guided Bike Rides

Weekly Guided Bike Rides

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Each week Bike For Good Glasgow South hold guided bike rides throughout the southside to local parks or sights of interest!
Four Blokes In Search Of A Plot

Four Blokes In Search Of A Plot

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Take four crime writers, give them a main character and a murder weapon, then watch them take it in turns to create a crime story before your eyes!
The Metaphoric Table

The Metaphoric Table

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Learn the secrets of literary devices in this educational, comic presentation from Metaphoric Table creator Raymond Burke!
Southside Fringe at Phillies

Southside Fringe at Phillies

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Independent neighbourhood bar Phillies of Shawlands is home to a variety of live music, comedy and quiz nights as part of this year's festival!
Babes In Toyland

Babes In Toyland

23rd May 2019
Southside Fringe: Babes In Toyland is a music listening group held every Thursday at Some Great Reward for parents/guardians with babes in arms!
21Common: In The Interests of Health and Safety Can Patrons Kindly Supervise Their Children At All Times

21Common: In The Interests of Health and Safety Can Patrons Kindly Supervise Their Children At All Times

24th May 2019 - 25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Featuring some very special dancers and some very loud music, we ask: are we living the dream or embodying the nightmare?
Once in a Generation...

Once in a Generation...

24th May 2019 - 25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Mary is confident that a new era is dawning. Her husband Dave just wants it over with. With marital and political harmony on the rack, will either union survive?
Southside Fringe at Phillies

Southside Fringe at Phillies

24th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Independent neighbourhood bar Phillies of Shawlands is home to a variety of live music, comedy and quiz nights as part of this year's festival!
Live Music at Clockwork Beer Co.

Live Music at Clockwork Beer Co.

24th May 2019
Southside Fringe: You can catch some great live music on at Clockwork Beer Co. this May as part of the Southside Fringe Festival!
DJ Stevie

DJ Stevie

24th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Get yer dancing shoes on and your singing voices in tune and head on down to The Granary for a great night with DJ Stevie!
Weekly Guided Bike Rides

Weekly Guided Bike Rides

25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Each week Bike For Good Glasgow South hold guided bike rides throughout the southside to local parks or sights of interest!
Dick Valentine (Electric Six)

Dick Valentine (Electric Six)

25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Dick Valentine (best known as the singer of the band Electric Six) is coming to the Glad Cafe on Saturday May 25th in support of his extraordinary 5th solo album!
Southside Fringe at Phillies

Southside Fringe at Phillies

25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Independent neighbourhood bar Phillies of Shawlands is home to a variety of live music, comedy and quiz nights as part of this year's festival!
Live Music at The Granary

Live Music at The Granary

25th May 2019
Southside Fringe: You can catch some great live music on at The Granary this May as part of the Southside Fringe Festival!
Sweeney’s Quiz Night

Sweeney’s Quiz Night

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Come down to Sweeney's on the Park on a Sunday night for their weekly quiz with a cash jackpot!
Smartphone Speed Quiz

Smartphone Speed Quiz

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Joanne hosts The Granary's Smartphone Speed Quiz every Sunday night. No pens, no paper, no cheating! Free to enter, £30 bar voucher to be won each week!
Sunday Service

Sunday Service

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Head down to Some Great Reward on a Sunday afternoon for some smooth-sailing song selections, light-bites and some of the best coffee found on Victoria Road!
The Sinister Wink: All the Sinister Sundays

The Sinister Wink: All the Sinister Sundays

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: The Creative Martyrs present Southside's longest running monthly Kabarett of ideas, music, satire and song, for all the Sinister Sundays of the festival!
Southside Fringe at Phillies

Southside Fringe at Phillies

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Independent neighbourhood bar Phillies of Shawlands is home to a variety of live music, comedy and quiz nights as part of this year's festival!
Pastaval: Southside

Pastaval: Southside

26th May 2019
Foodie Explorers and My Shawlands have joined forces to return to the Southside Fringe with Pastaval - Mac and Cheese Festival!
Gift Horse + Bloom + Josh Thorpe

Gift Horse + Bloom + Josh Thorpe

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: Catch Gift Horse at The Glad Cafe on Sunday 26th May with support from Bloom and Josh Thorpe!
Nora Chipaumire

Nora Chipaumire

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: 100%POP is an Afro-futuristic soundclash of dance and music, inspired by Grace Jones' 'One Man Show'!
Primavera Flamenca: Tablao Flamenco

Primavera Flamenca: Tablao Flamenco

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: A traditional Tablao Flamenco full of strength and energy that can be defined with a single word: impetuous!
Live Music at Clockwork Beer Co.

Live Music at Clockwork Beer Co.

26th May 2019
Southside Fringe: You can catch some great live music on at Clockwork Beer Co. this May as part of the Southside Fringe Festival!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

26th May 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

2nd June 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

30th June 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

7th July 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

28th July 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

4th August 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

25th August 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

1st September 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

29th September 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

6th October 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

27th October 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

3rd November 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

24th November 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

1st December 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

14th December 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!
Park Lane Market

Park Lane Market

15th December 2019
Park Lane Market is a pop-up market held on the first and last Sunday of each month in Shawlands!

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