Events in Glasgow on 17 May 2020

View all the upcoming events in Glasgow on the 17 May 2020 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season - POSTPONED

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season - POSTPONED

10th February 2020 - 27th June 2020
A Play, A Pie and A Pint are ushering in the new decade with 20 new plays... serving up a dazzling array of comedy, drama, music and more! Read more
Avin’ A Chat With Poor Lass

Avin’ A Chat With Poor Lass

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Glasgow Zine Fest Remote presents: Avin' a chat with Poor Lass, a podcast and zine about real life experiences from the mouths of legit working class people. Read more
Beatson Cancer Charity: Online Art Exhibition

Beatson Cancer Charity: Online Art Exhibition

4th May 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event
Beatson Cancer Charity would like to invite you to view pieces from over 30 artists as their annual Art Exhibition goes online! Read more
Bergamotte Pop-Up Jungle - CANCELLED

Bergamotte Pop-Up Jungle - CANCELLED

15th May 2020 - 17th May 2020
Bergamotte's Pop-Up Jungle is coming to Glasgow and The Pyramid at Anderston, in partnership with Super Market Glasgow! Read more
Bohemian Rhapsody Boozical Brunch - POSTPONED

Bohemian Rhapsody Boozical Brunch - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Join us at the Grosvenor Cafe for sing-a-long screening of Bohemian Rhapsody movie XXL screens followed by a delicious brunch and very special Freddie Mercury performance! Read more
Bridgeton Bus Garage Virtual Running Day

Bridgeton Bus Garage Virtual Running Day

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust is pleased to announce its first ever virtual running day which will take place on Sunday 17th May! Read more
Campsie Mayfest 2020 Goes Virtual

Campsie Mayfest 2020 Goes Virtual

13th May 2020 - 31st May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Campsie Mayfest 2020 is going virtual! Don't miss a whole host of online events full of fresh talent, music, workshops and art! Read more
Carol Rhodes: See the World - POSTPONED

Carol Rhodes: See the World - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 25th May 2020
This first posthumous solo exhibition focuses on Carol Rhodes' rarely exhibited drawings alongside key paintings and invites close examination of her artistic processes and preoccupations. Read more
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Various Locations Glasgow
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
DIY: Manifestos For The Future

DIY: Manifestos For The Future

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Glasgow Zine Fest remote presents: DIY: Manifestos For The Future, considering the role of DIY culture in the shaping of our futures using the literary form of the manifesto. Read more
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space! Read more
Fireside Mini Mysteries

Fireside Mini Mysteries

24th April 2020 - 5th June 2020
Online Event
Join Whodunnit Events and take part in a brand new six-week interactive online series called 'Fireside Mini Mysteries' presented by Detective Jack Diamond & Associates! Read more
France-Lise McGurn: Aloud - POSTPONED

France-Lise McGurn: Aloud - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 25th May 2020
France-Lise McGurn's newly commissioned installation, as part of Glasgow International, draws on her experiences of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Read more
Free Fun Online Chocolatey Make Workshops With Carol Ann of CA&CO

Free Fun Online Chocolatey Make Workshops With Carol Ann of CA&CO

17th May 2020
Online Event
Looking for something a wee bit different? Join FREE weekly online chocolate creation workshops with Carol Ann from CA&CO! Read more
Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair - CANCELLED

Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair - CANCELLED

15th May 2020 - 17th May 2020
Browse and buy artwork from an exciting range of galleries and artists when the Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair returns to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in May! Read more
Glasgow International

Glasgow International

23rd April 2020 - 31st May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Glasgow International returns with a digital programme to mark the dates of the 2020 festival, featuring new online commissions by artists including Alberta Whittle, Jenkin van Zyl and Yuko Mohri! Read more
Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme - POSTPONED

Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 4th October 2020
Canadian artist Nep Sidhu brings his first solo exhibition in Europe to GoMA Glasgow as part of the Glasgow International 2020 Director's Programme! Read more
Glasgow Race for Life 5k and 10k - POSTPONED

Glasgow Race for Life 5k and 10k - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Sign up now for the 2020 Cancer Research UK Race for Life Glasgow 5K or 10K on Sunday 17th May, and help the fight to beat cancer! Read more
Glasgow Zine Fest Remote: Zine-in-a-day!

Glasgow Zine Fest Remote: Zine-in-a-day!

16th May 2020 - 17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
All GZF remote weekend (16-17th May) We will be taking submissions for our Zine In A Day! We'll be releasing a bunch of prompts throughout the weekend for you to respond in any way! Read more
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Various Locations Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities! Read more
Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond - CANCELLED

Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond - CANCELLED

11th May 2020 - 31st August 2020
Take a personal tour around RSPB Loch Lomond with a guide looking for wildlife and discovering the unique history and management of the reserve! Read more
Katie Watchorn: Solo Exhibition - POSTPONED

Katie Watchorn: Solo Exhibition - POSTPONED

24th April 2020 - 21st June 2020
As part of Glasgow International 2020 Studio Pavilion will be presenting an exhibition of new work by Irish artist Katie Watchorn. Read more
Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

23rd April 2020 - 3rd April 2021
Online Event
Come and join us at Stirling Distillery as our team take you on a virtual tour and tasting from the comfort of your own home! Read more
Love Letter to Glasgow

Love Letter to Glasgow

17th May 2020 - 24th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Local artist Lee Robertson has been working on 'Love Letter to Glasgow' an exhibition which was due to be held in Sogo Arts on the Saltmarket, he's now taken his exhibition online! Read more
Making Sick Zines with Drawn Poorly

Making Sick Zines with Drawn Poorly

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Join Rose Sergent, creator of Drawn Poorly Zine to chat about sick zines, share ideas and create a mini zine as part of Glasgow Zine Fest Remote! Read more
Online Secondary Classes: English, Maths and More

Online Secondary Classes: English, Maths and More

26th April 2020 - 2nd August 2020
Online Event
Join Learning Better's "motivating" "fun" and "useful" eClasses from £7 and help your child reach their potential. Read more
Online Tours of Mackintosh Queen’s Cross

Online Tours of Mackintosh Queen’s Cross

10th April 2020 - 31st May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
The Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society is pleased to offer online video tours of Mackintosh Queen's Cross, the only church building ever designed by Mackintosh that was ever actually built. Read more
Quiet World

Quiet World

7th May 2020 - 30th June 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Quiet World is an online exhibition, curated to soothe the mind... a collection of intimate moments from a selection of artists who have exhibited with us in Compass Gallery over the years. Read more
Re-telling The Stories Of Our Lives With Martha Williams

Re-telling The Stories Of Our Lives With Martha Williams

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Taking inspiration from narrative therapy approaches, discover and try out a range of exercises that can help us to re-tell the stories of our lives. Read more
Right On! Children’s Rights Manifesto with Rumpus Room

Right On! Children’s Rights Manifesto with Rumpus Room

17th May 2020
Online Event Glasgow
Glasgow Zine Library are hosting two free online craft sessions for children as part of their Remote Zine Fest! Read more
Scottish Opera - The Gondoliers - SUSPENDED

Scottish Opera - The Gondoliers - SUSPENDED

14th May 2020 - 23rd May 2020
Sunny, funny and with more 'tra la la las' per square inch than any other opera in the canon, Scottish Opera's The Gondoliers is a joy from start to finish! Read more
TASTE!

TASTE!

18th February 2020 - 31st August 2020
TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive! Read more
Thumble Tumble Live

Thumble Tumble Live

31st March 2020 - 29th May 2020
Online Event
If you're looking for some fun filled interactive reading sessions please join author, A H Proctor live on YouTube every weekday for some magical story telling! Read more
Uncontrolled Abstraction: The Elements

Uncontrolled Abstraction: The Elements

2nd May 2020 - 11th June 2020
Jeff Edwards solo show 'Uncontrolled Abstraction: The Elements' will be on display at the Auld Kirk Museum in Kirkintilloch from May 2nd to June 11th! Read more
Virtual Birthday Party

Virtual Birthday Party

28th March 2020 - 1st June 2020
Online Event
The Song & Dance Factory are bringing the magic of their parties into homes across the country with the launch of their Virtual Birthday Parties! Read more
Watch Closely Live

Watch Closely Live

4th May 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event
Are you ready to experience a LIVE 5-star magic show from the comfort of your own home? Billy Reid is bringing his Watch Closely show direct to homes around the country! Read more
Wellbeing For The MS Community

Wellbeing For The MS Community

1st May 2020 - 30th June 2020
Online Event
The MS Society Scotland have a variety of online, interactive wellbeing related sessions planned for the MS community. Read more
Yoga HD Well-Being Afternoon - CANCELLED

Yoga HD Well-Being Afternoon - CANCELLED

17th May 2020
Join Scottish Huntington's Association for an afternoon retreat of yoga & well-being activities at St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art on Sunday 17th May! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Fabulous Frogs, Terrific Toads - CANCELLED

Fabulous Frogs, Terrific Toads - CANCELLED

17th May 2020
Spend an afternoon pond dipping in one of Dams to Darnley Country Park's many ponds on Sunday 17th May!
Macmillan East Ren Move More

Macmillan East Ren Move More

9th July 2019 - 1st February 2021
Move More is a programme of physical activity, advice and support for people at all stages of the cancer journey, contact the Macmillan East Ren team and find out how to get involved.

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Harnessing the Power of Water - POSTPONED

Harnessing the Power of Water - POSTPONED

7th April 2020 - 25th September 2020
In Scotland's Year of Coasts and Waters, join us for a new exhibition at John Sinclair House where we showcase fantastic material from the HES archives.
High Energy and Fun Online Fitness Class

High Energy and Fun Online Fitness Class

1st May 2020 - 31st May 2020
High energy & fun fitness classes, combining cardio and muscular strength exercises in a HIIT format, streamed live by Claire, an Edinburgh-based, certified fitness instructor & personal trainer.
Houses of Light Spring Exhibition

Houses of Light Spring Exhibition

21st April 2020 - 31st July 2020
Due to the current situation, the Art & Craft Collective have created their first 'virtual' exhibition 'Houses of Light' by artist Ian Pearsall.
Journey Inside Edinburgh’s Volcano - POSTPONED

Journey Inside Edinburgh’s Volcano - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Join an expert Geologist from Edinburgh University and a Holyrood Park Ranger to learn more about this beautiful site in Scotland’s capital!
Magic Gareth’s Virtual Magic Shows

Magic Gareth’s Virtual Magic Shows

12th May 2020 - 30th June 2020
Is your child's birthday coming up? Give them a birthday treat with Magic Gareth’s Virtual Magic Show and invite your friends and family to watch along!
Online Wellbeing Classes and Talks

Online Wellbeing Classes and Talks

1st April 2020 - 31st May 2020
Support for Mind, Body and Spirit goes online. Download a class pass today and find the online class for you!
Roddy Radiation & the Skabilly Rebels - POSTPONED

Roddy Radiation & the Skabilly Rebels - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Roddy Byers is stepping away from the side of the stage as the Specials’ lead guitarist and into the spotlight as the frontman/guitarist of his newest and best musical endeavor, the Skabilly Rebels!
Scotland from the Sky: Part 2 - POSTPONED

Scotland from the Sky: Part 2 - POSTPONED

18th April 2020 - 28th June 2020
Discover Scotland's stunning landscapes from a breath-taking new perspective as Scotland from the Sky: Part 2 comes to Blackness Castle!
Spring Stroll - POSTPONED

Spring Stroll - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Linlithgow Loch and Peel, how it was created and what makes the Peel a special place!
Terrarium Workshop - POSTPONED

Terrarium Workshop - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
Create your own indoor garden in this workshop run by Boyes Botanics at St Margarets House on Saturday 17th May. All materials will be provided.

Events in Fife

Pregnancy Pilates - Online

Pregnancy Pilates - Online

13th May 2020 - 16th December 2020
Pregnancy Pilates helps to reduce those aches and pains, keep you active and benefit from some social time with other expectant women.
Sea Change Exhibition - CANCELLED

Sea Change Exhibition - CANCELLED

24th January 2020 - 21st June 2020
The Scottish Fisheries Museum looks to the future to explore what the seas, and the fishing industry, will be like 50 years from now in this exhibition!
Seniors Pilates - Online

Seniors Pilates - Online

13th May 2020 - 16th December 2020
Join Sam Mace Wellness for an online weekly Pilates class for the over 60's and strengthen your back and core, rebalance your body and improve posture through re-alignment!
Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition - CANCELLED

Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition - CANCELLED

3rd March 2020 - 26th July 2020
This annual photography exhibition will run throughout the spring, with each photographer having exclusive use of the space for two weeks in Shieldbank Coffee Shop!

Events in Lanarkshire

clubsportnl Monklands Half Marathon and 5K Road Race - POSTPONED

clubsportnl Monklands Half Marathon and 5K Road Race - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
The Monklands Half Marathon (including the Drumpellier 5k, 1k and children’s fun runs) will take place on Sunday 17th May!
New Lanark Makers Market - POSTPONED

New Lanark Makers Market - POSTPONED

17th May 2020
New Lanark's regular Makers Market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers, crafters and artists across Scotland!
Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

25th January 2020 - 26th July 2020
Pupils from S2 and S3 from three South Lanarkshire Secondary Schools have created a thought provoking and powerful exhibition to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Tenement Through Time

Tenement Through Time

27th March 2020 - 31st December 2020
Tenement Through Time is a new, innovative and interactive exhibition which explores tenement life in New Lanark between 1881-1971!
The Path to Bluebell Wood - POSTPONED

The Path to Bluebell Wood - POSTPONED

10th April 2020 - 7th June 2020
The Path to Bluebell Wood at Biggar and Upper Clydesdale Museum tells the personal journey of Ivy Wallace, author of the 'Pookie' and 'The Animal Shelf' series of children's books.

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

A Corner for Johnstone - Youth Modelling Activities

A Corner for Johnstone - Youth Modelling Activities

13th May 2020 - 31st May 2020
A Corner for Johnstone will bring colour to the corner of High Street and Macdowell Street through a new semi-permanent art installation and they are looking for local young people to get involved!
ACCORD Hospice Virtual Pet Show

ACCORD Hospice Virtual Pet Show

14th May 2020 - 27th May 2020
Do you love to show off your furry or scaly family member? Why not have some lock down fun and enter your pet into our Virtual Pet Performance to help raise vital funds for ACCORD Hospice!
An Evening with River City actors Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher & Jordan Young - POSTPONED

An Evening with River City actors Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher & Jordan Young - POSTPONED

26th April 2020 - 26th May 2020
Don't miss an evening with River City stars Stephen Purdon, Scott Fletcher and Jordan Young at the Normandy Hotel, Renfrew on Sunday 26th April!
Springtime Babies - CANCELLED

Springtime Babies - CANCELLED

17th May 2020 - 31st May 2020
Explore RSPB Lochwinnoch's woodland trail and try to find some of the springtime babies that may be found around the reserve!
Though This Be Madness - CANCELLED

Though This Be Madness - CANCELLED

17th May 2020
Though This Be Madness at Beacon Arts Centre wonders what delusions we might all share, questions the so-called sanity we are determined to live by and what we really mean when we call someone crazy.

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

17th February 2020 - 31st August 2020
This exhibition showcases a selection of the photographs taken during Alan Dimmick’s residency at Stirling University.
‘‘Heilan Coo’’ Lazy Sunday Paint Session

‘‘Heilan Coo’’ Lazy Sunday Paint Session

17th May 2020
Join Blaeberry River Art on Sunday 17th May and paint our wee coo, it’s a great chance to relax, have fun, and maybe even meet up virtually with distant family and friends.
Baby Sensory Stirling Classes - Online

Baby Sensory Stirling Classes - Online

12th May 2020 - 19th June 2020
Baby Sensory Stirling classes will now be coming to you using Zoom, it's a great way to enjoy Baby Sensory from home!
Chair Yoga - Online

Chair Yoga - Online

6th April 2020 - 29th June 2020
Join Kirsty from Improve with Pilates for this online Chair Yoga class. Any chair will do - the class is all seated and suitable for all!
Move Better - Age Well - Online

Move Better - Age Well - Online

6th April 2020 - 29th June 2020
Improve your balance, strength and joint mobility with simple (but not always easy) controlled moves with this online course with Kirsty from Improve with Pilates!
Online Fitness and Yoga Classes - 7 days a week

Online Fitness and Yoga Classes - 7 days a week

18th April 2020 - 30th June 2020
Heat Fitness is offering live online fitness and yoga classes everyday, 7 days a week, using Zoom.
Pre-Pilates Classes - Online

Pre-Pilates Classes - Online

7th April 2020 - 30th June 2020
Join Kirsty from Improve with Pilates for this online class! It's a slowed down, contemporary version of Pilates, suitable for Beginners and Improvers.
Remembering Empire

Remembering Empire

21st November 2019 - 1st October 2020
Are you interested in recent history? Researchers in French studies at the University of Stirling have launched a new free online course called ‘Remembering Empire' and it's open to everyone.
Rubber Chicken Theatre - Remote Access Activties

Rubber Chicken Theatre - Remote Access Activties

28th March 2020 - 29th May 2020
Rubber Chicken Theatre is hosting online daily performing arts based challenges and activties and it's suitable for all ages!
The John Muir Family Award

The John Muir Family Award

27th April 2020 - 31st January 2021
Under The Trees is offering the chance for families to undertake the John Muir Award with them. It's a fantastic outdoor learning award, and is easy to achieve - even under our current situation!
Yoga, Qi Gong, Meditation, Nia and Listening Space

Yoga, Qi Gong, Meditation, Nia and Listening Space

1st May 2020 - 31st May 2020
Join The Yoga Tree for a full month of wellbeing, delivered online via Zoom. Check our website for details!

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