Events in Glasgow on 06 May 2021

View all the upcoming events in Glasgow on the 06 May 2021 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Alphabeat

Alphabeat

6th May 2021

Alphabeat, one of Denmark's greatest pop bands is finally back, and they are bringing their critically acclaimed live setup to The Garage Glasgow on 6th May!
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BAFTA Scotland: Guru Live Online

BAFTA Scotland: Guru Live Online

4th May 2021 - 7th May 2021
Online Event

BAFTA Scotland will host its flagship festival for aspiring creatives, Guru Live, online for 2021 between the 4th & 7th May!
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Buzzcut Residency: PAIX - POSTPONED

Buzzcut Residency: PAIX - POSTPONED

9th April 2021 - 7th May 2021

BUZZCUT & CCA have partnered to provide a series of residencies for Scotland-based performance artists, join PAIX for a sensory experience exploring live soundscape, movement, visual art and theatre!
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City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021
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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Clyde Cruising Club Dinghy Section Learn to Sail Classes

Clyde Cruising Club Dinghy Section Learn to Sail Classes

27th April 2021 - 26th May 2021
Milngavie

Learn to sail or improve your skills on Bardowie Loch, with classes available for both children and adults!
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Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2021
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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Everyone Is Talking About JujuBee

Everyone Is Talking About JujuBee

6th May 2021

The Klub Kids are back with another sickening drag show starring the drag icon & legend Jujubee, and her brand new show 'Everyone is Talking About JujuBee'!
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Festival Village: Merchant City

Festival Village: Merchant City

30th April 2021 - 26th September 2021

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!
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Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

Flair Gymnastics Club Gymnastics Classes

19th December 2020 - 31st December 2021

Flair Gymnastics Club have just opened a new facility within The Pitches in the Southside of Glasgow and have a range of new classes available for kids 5+!
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Fly Away Home

Fly Away Home

30th April 2021 - 30th May 2021

Fly Away Home is an exhibition at The Hidden Gardens created by Martha Orbach in which 21 handprinted flags mapping navigations across our interconnected world as our climate changes.
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Ghosts

Ghosts

26th April 2021 - 9th May 2021
Glasgow City Centre

Using extraordinary visuals and music, Ghosts, from the National Theatre of Scotland, will take you on a physical and emotional journey, walking through the heart of modern Glasgow!
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Going Out | Going In - Audio Performance by Laura Fisher

Going Out | Going In - Audio Performance by Laura Fisher

26th February 2021 - 25th May 2021
National Event

Put on your headphones and take a journey through your local area with GOING OUT | GOING IN, an audio performance by Laura Fisher as part of the Out of Place festival!
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Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2021 - 31st December 2021
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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Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Selected dates between 27th April 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
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Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales: Together Again, Again!

Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales: Together Again, Again!

6th May 2021

The 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Star and musical prodigy Major Scales return to the UK with their most outrageously raucous show yet!
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Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

5th April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join us in our biggest adventure yet!
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Online Children’s Potions Class

Online Children’s Potions Class

15th February 2021 - 21st May 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Welcome back to wizard school to all our young witches and wizards! Join The Root of Magic for their online Potions Class from your own home!
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Online Music Classes

Online Music Classes

Selected dates between 20th April 2021 - 24th June 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow are running weekly online Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glenarn

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glenarn

1st April 2021 - 21st September 2021
Helensburgh

As part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme you can visit Glenarn in Rhu, Helensburgh, a complete example of a ten-acre garden which spans from 1850 to the present day!
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The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Glasgow City Centre

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!
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The Black Edition

The Black Edition

27th April 2021 - 8th May 2021

Originally due to be exhibited at the end of last year but postponed due to lockdown, The Black Edition will be The Glasgow Gallery of Photography's last exhibition in its current location.
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Traversing Borders

Traversing Borders

22nd April 2021 - 8th May 2021
Online Event

Experimental art collectives Exotero and YAMI-ICHI launch Traversing Borders: a digital programme of free, participatory events to help emerging artists find their footing in the art industry.
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Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021
Online Event

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

Who Kilt Wallace?

6th May 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Join Spirit of Glasgow for their next virtual murder mystery event, Who Kilt Wallace? on Thursday 6th May!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

3rd May 2021 - 18th December 2021

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
Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Selected dates between 2nd May 2021 - 20th May 2021

In conjunction with Eastwood Park Theatre, experience Blackeyed Theatre's acclaimed, fully-staged adaptation of Charlotte Brontë's timeless novel, Jane Eyre, with added BSL interpretation!

Find out about Jane Eyre on What's On East Renfrewshire
Scotland Invented Football: The Footballers of Cathcart Cemetery

Scotland Invented Football: The Footballers of Cathcart Cemetery

6th May 2021

Cathcart Cemetery is the final resting place of many of the early pioneers of world football, join Friends of Cathcart Cemetery and the Hampden Collection for this online talk exploring their lives.

Find out about Scotland Invented Football: The Footballers of Cathcart Cemetery on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Air and Space Exhibition

Air and Space Exhibition

28th February 2021 - 31st December 2021

Air and Space is an online exhibition of recent paintings from artist Jill Ashforth featuring the beautiful collection Air and Space and her lyrical video poem Joy with the music of Max Richter.

Find out about Air and Space Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Another Time, Another Place

Another Time, Another Place

28th April 2021 - 29th May 2021

Another Time, Another Place is a beautiful conversation between renowned artist Victoria Crowe OBE and poet Christine de Luca, both of whom have produced twelve works in this collaborative exhibition.

Find out about Another Time, Another Place on What's On Edinburgh
Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop!

Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop!

26th April 2021 - 26th June 2021

Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop! tells the story of Edinburgh native Archie Brennan (1931-2019) in the first-ever major retrospective of his work.

Find out about Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop! on What's On Edinburgh
Ben Watt - CANCELLED

Ben Watt - CANCELLED

6th May 2021

Expect songs, improvisation and stories from across his career as Watt performs with his current band!

Find out about Ben Watt - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s - SUSPENDED

Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s - SUSPENDED

12th September 2020 - 6th June 2021

The 1920s was a period of contrasts and this exhibition explores the styles, ideas and events that shaped Scottish art during this influential decade.

Find out about Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s - SUSPENDED on What's On Edinburgh
Doctors, Patients and The Physical Examination

Doctors, Patients and The Physical Examination

26th April 2021 - 1st July 2021

Surgeons Hall Museums are delighted to offer this specialist short with Curator Jim Edmonson.

Find out about Doctors, Patients and The Physical Examination on What's On Edinburgh
Joint Wildlife Art Exhibition

Joint Wildlife Art Exhibition

29th April 2021 - 30th May 2021

This exhibition brings together pastel drawings by John Threlfall and oil paintings by Esther Tyson with ceramics sculptures by Simon Griffiths.

Find out about Joint Wildlife Art Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! - POSTPONED

Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! - POSTPONED

4th May 2021 - 8th May 2021

Nutcracker, the sweetest of all Matthew Bourne’s treats returns to the Festival Theatre for one week only!

Find out about Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Points of Departure

Points of Departure

28th April 2021 - 21st May 2021

Upright Gallery is delighted to be reopening on the 28th April with an exhibition by Edinburgh based artist Mary Walters!

Find out about Points of Departure on What's On Edinburgh
Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

3rd May 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Surgeons Hall Museums popular Potted Pathology collection in now available to enjoy at your leisure as a complete series!

Find out about Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection on What's On Edinburgh
Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

26th April 2021 - 5th September 2021

This exhibition is in collaboration with the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation to celebrate what would have been film special effects superstar Ray Harryhausen's 100th birthday year.

Find out about Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston

1st May 2021 - 4th June 2021

Take a walk round Newliston, a well preserved 18th-century parkland/designed landscape rather than a garden as such, full of mature rhododendrons and azaleas, fine vistas and allees of trees!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House

20th April 2021 - 22nd July 2021

Visit Shepherd House, a constantly evolving artist’s garden that never stands still, with lots of surprises including a shell house built in 2014, lavender parterres, a rill and fountains!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House on What's On Edinburgh
Scottish Music Classes

Scottish Music Classes

20th April 2021 - 24th June 2021

The Scots Music Group is running its spring/summer term online! Check out the full list of weekly classes starting in April and available through Zoom!

Find out about Scottish Music Classes on What's On Edinburgh
Shetland Springs

Shetland Springs

30th April 2021 - 10th May 2021

The Shetland fiddle tradition celebrates its roots at Tradfest. We’re not talking about museum pieces here, this music is very much alive!

Find out about Shetland Springs on What's On Edinburgh
Soccer Stars Academy Edinburgh Classes

Soccer Stars Academy Edinburgh Classes

1st May 2021 - 29th May 2021

Soccer Stars Academy run a fun programme of weekly classes for toddlers and kids, they will be launching at their Edinburgh venue in Sighthill in May!

Find out about Soccer Stars Academy Edinburgh Classes on What's On Edinburgh
The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

1st August 2020 - 16th May 2021

Traverse is delighted to present brand new, specially created, pieces from nine Young Writers online, with performers filming in their own homes under lockdown conditions.

Find out about Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances on What's On Edinburgh
Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes

1st April 2021 - 31st December 2021

Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!

Find out about Upcycling and Sustainable Living Classes on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

By the Seaside: Heritage, Healing and New Horizons

By the Seaside: Heritage, Healing and New Horizons

20th March 2021 - 20th June 2021

This innovative exhibition on blue space at the Scottish Fisheries Museum is curated by Museum and Gallery Studies MLitt students.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glassmount House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glassmount House

1st April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Explore Glassmount House gardens, a densely planted walled garden and surrounding woodland with an A-listed sun dial, Mackenzie & Moncur greenhouse and historical doocot.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: The Tower

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: The Tower

1st May 2021 - 21st August 2021

Set on a hill, this one-acre Edwardian landscaped garden has panoramic views over the River Tay.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Willowhill

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Willowhill

24th April 2021 - 30th August 2021

Willowhill is an evolving three-acre garden with a series of mixed borders designed with different vibrant colour combinations for effect all season.

St Andrews Art Club Spring Exhibition

St Andrews Art Club Spring Exhibition

1st May 2021 - 9th May 2021

Celebrate the end of lockdown by visiting St Andrews Art Club's spring exhibition in person or online with its exciting range of affordable and original paintings and artwork!

Find out about St Andrews Art Club Spring Exhibition on What's On Fife

Events in Lanarkshire

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Selected dates between 1st March 2021 - 24th December 2021

Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!

Find out about Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks on What's On Lanarkshire
LEAP Project Singing Groups

LEAP Project Singing Groups

Selected dates between 15th March 2021 - 13th May 2021

Enjoy singing your favourite songs while catching up with some friendly faces at one of LEAP Project's Online Singing Groups on Mondays and Thursdays!

Find out about LEAP Project Singing Groups on What's On Lanarkshire
Repair Workshop

Repair Workshop

Selected dates between 18th March 2021 - 13th May 2021

Join LEAP Project's talented R:evolve Recycle or Handy Person volunteers to learn how to mend either a household item or your clothes & textiles!

Find out about Repair Workshop on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

All for One ACCORD Online Art Exhibition

All for One ACCORD Online Art Exhibition

12th April 2021 - 31st May 2021

All for One ACCORD is an online art exhibition being held between the 12th April and 31st May with all work being donated by some wonderful and generous artists!

Find out about All for One ACCORD Online Art Exhibition on What's On Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 3rd May 2021 - 18th December 2021

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

Food Heroes

Food Heroes

28th April 2021 - 15th May 2021

This new photography exhibition at the Tolbooth is in praise of Stirlingshire’s Food Heroes!

Find out about Food Heroes on What's On Stirling
Roaches Coaches

Roaches Coaches

9th December 2020 - 1st December 2021

Join Fintry Amateur Dramatic Society for Roaches Coaches, a radio comedy set in a small-town bus depot, in a magical time before COVID-19 was invented!

Find out about Roaches Coaches on What's On Stirling
The Man Who Could Paint Anything – The Legacy of Thomas Stuart Smith

The Man Who Could Paint Anything – The Legacy of Thomas Stuart Smith

30th April 2021 - 1st January 2022

This exhibition showcases some of The Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum’s remarkable art collection.

Tolbooth Shindig

Tolbooth Shindig

Selected dates between 8th April 2021 - 13th May 2021

Tolbooth Shindig is back for 2021 with a new series of concerts that have been filmed live in Tolbooth Stirling, and broadcast weekly on a Thursday from Tolbooth Facebook.

Find out about Tolbooth Shindig on What's On Stirling

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