Events in Glasgow on 21 August 2020

View all the upcoming events in Glasgow on the 21 August 2020 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Any Minute Now: Streaming Live Every Friday

Any Minute Now: Streaming Live Every Friday

Selected dates between 12th June 2020 - 28th August 2020
Online Event

Live Music Scotland are going to be streaming some of their favourite Scottish bands and other special guests from 6.30pm every Friday night!
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Art for Erskine Online Exhibition & Sale

Art for Erskine Online Exhibition & Sale

27th July 2020 - 27th August 2020
Online Event

View contemporary artwork and sculpture by acclaimed and up and coming artists at the annual Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale, taking place online between the 27th July and 27th August!
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At The Drive In: Glasgow

At The Drive In: Glasgow

20th August 2020 - 23rd August 2020
Various Locations Glasgow

@TheDriveIn is a fully loaded drive in cinema experience that is bringing a whole host of drive in activities to Glasgow in August!
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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!
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Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 31st August 2020

Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
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Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 22nd December 2020
Glasgow East End

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the twice weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!
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Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Summer Online Classes

Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Summer Online Classes

6th July 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event

With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy during July and August!
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City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

17th July 2020 - 20th December 2020
Various Locations Glasgow

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!
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Clara Ursitti: Roots/Routes

Clara Ursitti: Roots/Routes

26th June 2020 - 24th January 2021

Glasgow-based artist Clara Ursitti presents 'Roots/Routes' an exhibition of new work following research residencies with communities in North Eastern Ontario, Canada.
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Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow

Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow

27th June 2020 - 27th July 2021

The 'Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow' exhibition at Kelvingrove Art Gallery celebrates the work of amateur photographer Eric Watt through the mid-late 20th Century.
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Cranside Kitchen

Cranside Kitchen

6th July 2020 - 31st August 2020

Cranside Kitchen is a new free-to-enter outdoor venue, open seven days a week with a food market and beer garden located at Rotunda North!
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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!
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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!
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Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

4th June 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event

Impact Arts are offering drop-in, virtual, creative and well-being sessions led by experienced artists and youth workers for anyone aged 14-26 living in Scotland's Central Belt!
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Galvanize Festival

Galvanize Festival

Selected dates between 21st August 2020 - 27th August 2020

Tom Walker, The Libertines, Two Door Cinema Club, Supergrass, Example, PIXIES and All Time Low will headline the inaugural Galvanize Festival in Glasgow this August!
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Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st August 2020 - 20th December 2020

Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
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Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

1st August 2020 - 13th December 2020

This is a 2.5-3 hour tour that will take you around all the main sites of the city, giving you an excellent opportunity to find out about Glasgow's rich history and culture!
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Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme

Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme

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!
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Glasgow Short Film Festival

Glasgow Short Film Festival

17th August 2020 - 23rd August 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Glasgow Short Film Festival returns (online) for a glorious 13th edition of boundary-crossing genre-defying new cinema between the 17th and 23rd August!
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GoMA Talks & Tours

GoMA Talks & Tours

1st August 2020 - 31st August 2020

Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
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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!
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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!
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Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Selected dates between 18th August 2020 - 20th December 2020

Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
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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!
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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!
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Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market

Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market

Selected dates between 5th August 2020 - 23rd December 2020
Glasgow West End

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market!
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Milngavie Market

Milngavie Market

Selected dates between 17th July 2020 - 20th November 2020

You'll find meat, fish, game, Cheese, home baking, plants, Organic soap, jewellery, and more at Milngavie Market on the third Friday of each month!
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Platform at Argyle St Arches

Platform at Argyle St Arches

Selected dates between 17th July 2020 - 19th December 2020

Ten of Scotland's best independent street food traders vendors set up stall every Friday and Saturday, within the refurbished Argyle Street Arches!
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Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Selected dates between 19th June 2020 - 18th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Explore how to live more intentionally and incorporate nature and the seasons into your daily life on a Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshop with Debbie Innes.
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Still Marillion

Still Marillion

21st August 2020

StillMarillion pay tribute to the classic Eighties ‘Fish era’ of Marillion at Oran Mor Glasgow on August 21st!
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Street Art Walking Tour

Street Art Walking Tour

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 12th December 2021

Walking Tours in Glasgow is now offering a two hour Street Art tour! This mural and modern culture tour will show the beautiful street art pieces scattered around the city of Glasgow!
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SWG3 Phase 2 Galvanizers Yard

SWG3 Phase 2 Galvanizers Yard

Selected dates between 9th July 2020 - 30th August 2020

SWG3's Galvanizers Yard is set to be transformed into a massive outdoor food and drink venue every Thursday to Sunday!
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TASTE!

TASTE!

18th February 2020 - 31st August 2020

TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive!
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The Gin & Rum Festival

The Gin & Rum Festival

21st August 2020 - 22nd August 2020

The UK's largest Gin & Rum Festival tour is coming to Glasgow! If you're thirsty for knowledge or just want to party the night away, the Gin and Rum Festival is for you!
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Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 18th December 2020

Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

17th June 2020 - 31st December 2020

Alzheimer Scotland's Dementia Advisor is now delivering free, interactive and informative online Dementia Friends information sessions throughout East Renfrewshire.

Find out about Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
Dementia Friendly Bowls

Dementia Friendly Bowls

Selected dates between 3rd July 2020 - 23rd October 2020

Arthurlie Bowling Club are running outdoor bowling sessions that can be enjoyed by anyone experiencing difficulties with their memory or living with dementia on Fridays between April and October.

Find out about Dementia Friendly Bowls on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

17th August 2020 - 13th December 2020

Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

Selected dates between 17th August 2020 - 18th December 2020

East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!

Find out about East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups on What's On East Renfrewshire
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 31st December 2020

Every Friday at Clarkston Library, trained volunteers offer a friendly listening ear to anyone affected by cancer, including those with a cancer diagnosis, as well as family and friends.

Find out about Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in on What's On East Renfrewshire
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.

Find out about Macmillan East Ren Move More on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: English Conversation Circle

The Market Place Barrhead: English Conversation Circle

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 18th December 2020

The Market Place Barrhead's weekly English Conversation Circle offers the chance to improve your English and make new friends!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: English Conversation Circle on What's On East Renfrewshire
Walking Football

Walking Football

Selected dates between 18th August 2020 - 22nd December 2020

Over 50? Have you still got a love of the beautiful game? Walking Football at Barrhead Foundry or Mearns Primary School is perfect for you!

Find out about Walking Football on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Allan Kaprow Season

Allan Kaprow Season

1st June 2020 - 27th September 2020

Scottish and international artists will reinvent artworks from American artist Allan Kaprow’s career across Jupiter Artland this summer.

Find out about Allan Kaprow Season on What's On Edinburgh
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!

Find out about Curious About Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

6th August 2020 - 23rd August 2020

The all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland's international comedy star, hot on the heels of his ground-breaking, global smash-hit 'Daniel Sloss: X', comes to The Queen's Hall!

Find out about Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS on What's On Edinburgh
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at Edinburgh Fringe 2020 - CANCELLED

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at Edinburgh Fringe 2020 - CANCELLED

6th August 2020 - 31st August 2020

Don't miss the legendary show, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, when it returns to the Edinburgh Fringe this August!

Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

7th August 2020 - 29th August 2020

Come along for some good exercise and great fun with Edinburgh Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall during the Festival Fringe!

Find out about Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall on What's On Edinburgh
Go Bats! - POSTPONED

Go Bats! - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 21st August 2020 - 28th August 2020

Come along for a chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.

Find out about Go Bats! - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
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.

Find out about Harnessing the Power of Water - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
House of Jack Online Dance Classes

House of Jack Online Dance Classes

1st June 2020 - 31st August 2020

House of Jack is offering free, live and interactive online dance classes for adults and kids.

Find out about House of Jack Online Dance Classes on What's On Edinburgh
Intro to Japanese: Survival and Beyond

Intro to Japanese: Survival and Beyond

30th June 2020 - 24th September 2020

Intro to Japanese is a fun introduction for anyone looking to travel to Japan, explore Japanese culture, learn the language or just try something new!

Find out about Intro to Japanese: Survival and Beyond on What's On Edinburgh
Modern Masters Women

Modern Masters Women

30th July 2020 - 29th August 2020

The Modern Masters Women exhibition at The Scottish Gallery seeks to look back as well as forward, celebrating major female artists throughout their history.

Find out about Modern Masters Women on What's On Edinburgh
National 5 and Higher Summer Preparation Courses

National 5 and Higher Summer Preparation Courses

17th August 2020 - 21st August 2020

GetAhead Edinburgh is offering National 5 and Higher preparation courses this summer to give children the extra confidence to start their courses this year.

Find out about National 5 and Higher Summer Preparation Courses on What's On Edinburgh
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - CANCELLED

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - CANCELLED

7th August 2020 - 29th August 2020

With the iconic backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, 2020 sees The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo celebrate its 70th anniversary with ‘The Platinum Edition’.

Find out about The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Utilita Live From The Drive-In: Edinburgh

Utilita Live From The Drive-In: Edinburgh

1st August 2020 - 6th September 2020

Live Nation has announced the Utilita Live From The Drive-In concert series, set to bring some the biggest names of UK music to the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh this Summer!

Find out about Utilita Live From The Drive-In: Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Selected dates between 5th June 2020 - 4th June 2021

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.

Find out about Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids on What's On Edinburgh

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.

Find out about Pregnancy Pilates - Online on What's On Fife
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!

Find out about Seniors Pilates - Online on What's On Fife
Well Being Well Doing

Well Being Well Doing

1st August 2020 - 31st October 2020

Using the labyrinth, earthship, yurt and lochside gardens to mindfully connect with nature, be with others in a like minded community and get creative in a simple and easy way!

Find out about Well Being Well Doing on What's On Fife

Events in Lanarkshire

National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

27th June 2020 - 28th September 2020

Take a walk in the countryside on the brand new family trail at National Museum of Rural Life, and see what you can spot on the way to the farm!

Find out about National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Seniors 5-A-Side Football

Selected dates between 3rd July 2020 - 18th December 2020

Over 55 and looking to get back into football or take it up? Come along to Eastfield Lifestyle Sports Complex in Rutherglen for weekly fives!

Find out about Seniors 5-A-Side Football on What's On Lanarkshire
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!

Find out about Tenement Through Time on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Lockdown Drive-In

Lockdown Drive-In

1st July 2020 - 31st August 2020

intu Braehead and The Catherine McEwan Foundation have teamed up to bring drive-in movies to Renfrew this Summer!

Find out about Lockdown Drive-In on What's On Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 17th August 2020 - 14th December 2020

Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!

Find out about Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On Renfrewshire

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.

Find out about Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017 on What's On Stirling
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.

Find out about Remembering Empire on What's On Stirling
Stirling Ghostwalk

Stirling Ghostwalk

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 29th August 2020

Join Stirling Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul, the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin, on a creepy, comic guided ghostwalk!

Find out about Stirling Ghostwalk on What's On Stirling
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!

Find out about The John Muir Family Award on What's On Stirling

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Popular Events

itison Drive-In Movies
itison Drive In Movies is back with a bang and they're ready to give you the best day you've ever had inside your car!
Cranside Kitchen
Cranside Kitchen is a new free-to-enter outdoor venue, open seven days a week with a food market and beer garden located at Rotunda North!
Glasgow Farmers Market at Mansfield Park
This popular farmers market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's west end twice a month!
Blochairn Car Boot Sale
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!
SWG3 Phase 2 Galvanizers Yard
SWG3's Galvanizers Yard is set to be transformed into a massive outdoor food and drink venue every Thursday to Sunday!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro