Refugee Festival Scotland

For two weeks in June, the Refugee Festival Scotland offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.

Refugee Festival Scotland

About Refugee Festival Scotland

Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugee communities make to life in Scotland – the food and drink, music and poetry, art and ideas that people bring with them when they seek safety and settle in Scotland.

For two weeks in June, the festival offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.

More than 100 events are part of the festival this year, in venues across Scotland. We have Syrian food and Ethiopian poetry, sculpture, dance, films, talks and more. Most events are free and all are friendly, welcoming and full of colour and creativity.

Thursday 20 – Sunday 30 June

Find out what’s on www.refugeefestivalscotland.co.uk

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Refugee Festival Scotland are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

Theatre Events you might like...

Lab Station Performance Group - Online
Lab Station Performance Group - Online
1st June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Platform Glasgow's Lab Station Performance Group online workshops are led by professional artists and the sessions focus on drama and performance!
Creation Station Performance Group - Online
Creation Station Performance Group - Online
1st June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Platform Glasgow's Creation Station is a weekly online drama workshop for 7-11 year olds who are interested in performance, fun and creativity!
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
3rd Jun 2020 - 27th Jun 2020
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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Community Events you might like...

Dumbarton Festival - River Town - POSTPONED
Dumbarton Festival - River Town - POSTPONED
4th Jun 2020 - 7th Jun 2020
NA, Dumbarton
Dumbarton will celebrate its diversity and historical significance with a brand new festival being held between the 4th & 7th June 2020!
Platform Singers Choir - Online
Platform Singers Choir - Online
5th June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Platform Glasgow's community choir, Platform Singers, is now taking place online every Friday afternoon via Zoom!
Glasgow Mela - POSTPONED
Glasgow Mela - POSTPONED
7th June 2020
Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow West End
The Glasgow Mela, Scotland's biggest multi-cultural festival of music, dance, arts and food, returns to Kelvingrove Park on Sunday 7th June!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

Craftex 2020
Craftex 2020
4th Jun 2020 - 6th Jun 2020
Trades Hall of Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Get ready to be amazed by the standard of work at you see at the Craftex exhibition, showcasing the best of students' skills and talent from the colleges of Glasgow!
Dumbarton Festival - River Town - POSTPONED
Dumbarton Festival - River Town - POSTPONED
4th Jun 2020 - 7th Jun 2020
NA, Dumbarton
Dumbarton will celebrate its diversity and historical significance with a brand new festival being held between the 4th & 7th June 2020!
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
7th June 2020
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust, Glasgow East End
The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

Lego Life Science After School Classes
Lego Life Science After School Classes
1st June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Children will explore the fascinating and mind-blowing science of living things in our world around us with Bricks 4 Kidz Glasgow's Lego Life Science After School Classes!
Lab Station Performance Group - Online
Lab Station Performance Group - Online
1st June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Platform Glasgow's Lab Station Performance Group online workshops are led by professional artists and the sessions focus on drama and performance!
Creation Station Performance Group - Online
Creation Station Performance Group - Online
1st June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Platform Glasgow's Creation Station is a weekly online drama workshop for 7-11 year olds who are interested in performance, fun and creativity!
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Film Events you might like...

SAE VFX Virtual Masterclass
SAE VFX Virtual Masterclass
3rd June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Are you looking to pursue a career in the creative industries? SAE Institute UK‎ invites you to join them for a free virtual masterclass with VFX Artist Hussin Khan.
Mamma Mia 2 Singalong
Mamma Mia 2 Singalong
13th June 2020
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Come join us at the Panopticon and belt out your favourite ABBA songs with a MAMMA MIA 2 Sing-Along on Saturday 13th June!
KeanuCon
KeanuCon
19th Jun 2020 - 21st Jun 2020
Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
From the makers of Cage-a-rama & Weird Weekend, KeanuCon is the world's first Keanu Reeves film festival, don't miss it at CCA Glasgow in June!
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Music Events you might like...

Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh - POSTPONED
Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh - POSTPONED
2nd June 2020
Cottiers, Glasgow West End
Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh are two of the finest exponents of Gaelic music and song, join them for an evening of outlandish Gaelic song at Cottiers Theatre!
The Luthiers’ Concert - POSTPONED
The Luthiers’ Concert - POSTPONED
2nd June 2020
Websters Theatre, Glasgow West End
Enjoy an eclectic mixture of folk, blues, ragtime and classical tunes played by three outstanding musicians at The Luthiers' Concert at Websters Theatre!
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
3rd Jun 2020 - 27th Jun 2020
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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Nights Out Events you might like...

Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh - POSTPONED
Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh - POSTPONED
2nd June 2020
Cottiers, Glasgow West End
Gillebride MacMillan and Griogair Labhraidh are two of the finest exponents of Gaelic music and song, join them for an evening of outlandish Gaelic song at Cottiers Theatre!
The Luthiers’ Concert - POSTPONED
The Luthiers’ Concert - POSTPONED
2nd June 2020
Websters Theatre, Glasgow West End
Enjoy an eclectic mixture of folk, blues, ragtime and classical tunes played by three outstanding musicians at The Luthiers' Concert at Websters Theatre!
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
Les Misérables - SUSPENDED
3rd Jun 2020 - 27th Jun 2020
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

SAE VFX Virtual Masterclass
SAE VFX Virtual Masterclass
3rd June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Are you looking to pursue a career in the creative industries? SAE Institute UK‎ invites you to join them for a free virtual masterclass with VFX Artist Hussin Khan.
Resisting Wokeness: An Evening With Andrew Doyle And Douglas Murray Hosted By Ashley Frawley - CANCELLED
Resisting Wokeness: An Evening With Andrew Doyle And Douglas Murray Hosted By Ashley Frawley - CANCELLED
4th June 2020
The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Join Andrew Doyle & Douglas Murray as they consider how to resist the rise of the woke mindset, and discuss the challenges it presents to individual liberty, intellectual diversity and free speech.
Café Scientifique Français d’Écosse: La lumière, une onde? Élémentaire!
Café Scientifique Français d’Écosse: La lumière, une onde? Élémentaire!
9th June 2020
NA, Online Event Glasgow
Held in French, the Café Scientifique is a monthly rendez-vous where you can learn more about scientific topics in a relaxed and Francophone atmosphere, their June meeting is being held on Zoom!
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