Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

International Women’s Day Glasgow – Quiz

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6 March, 2019 The Clutha Bar GWA are delighted to be hosting their annual quiz at The Clutha Bar on Wednesday the 6th of March. They will be joined by the women’s music collective, WAC’S. WACS (Women At Carlton Studios), a tour de force of creative women, is delighted to support Glasgow Women’s Aid and […]

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Silent Disco Party Parade, The Record Factory

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Saturday 27th February 7pm – 9.30 p.m. Meeting at The Record Factory, 17 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5RD Silent Disco Party Parade  ‘we will collect our wireless Bluetooth headphones, instruments, glow sticks and something from the fancy dress prop box ready to dance, sing, laugh, clap, wave, blow kisses on our way through the West […]

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Tell It To The Bees

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Fri 22 (20.30) & Sat 23 February, 2019 (12.45) Director Annabel Jankel, novelist Fiona Shaw, screenwriters The Ashworth Sisters, and cast members Gregor Selkirk, Emun Elliott, Kate Dickie and Lauren Lyle will attend the screening on Fri 22 Feb. The Scotland of 1952 is no place for the faint-hearted. When mill worker Lydia (Holliday Grainger) is abandoned by […]

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Tickets on Sale Glasgow Film Festival 2019

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The fifteenth edition of Glasgow Film Festival kicks off on 20th February, 2019 and, if you haven’t already decided what to see check out these highlights: Special event screening of Fight Club and the International premiere of Niall McCann‘s The Science of Ghosts, which will be followed by a performance from Adrian Crowley. Guests welcomed from Hollywood include Matt […]

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The Hole in the Ground, Glasgow Film Festival

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21 and 22 February, 2019 Part of Glasgow Film Festival Future Cult Strand These screenings will take place at Cineworld In the process of rebuilding her life and looking to put her broken past behind her, Sarah O’Neill (Seána Kerslake) is forging ahead in a new home with her son Chris (James Quinn Markey). One night, […]

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Thursday, February 14, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Glasgow Film Festival 2019

FrightFest Week-End 1 and 2 March, 2019

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1 and 2 March, 2019 It’s full scream ahead as FrightFest returns to Glasgow Film Festival for a 14thfearful year! Currently at its most vibrant and popular, the horror fantasy genre is constantly garnering critical acclaim, topping charts and even winning Oscars: not simply through cheap scares or graphic gore but by pushing boundaries, reflecting […]

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Full Programme Announced Glasgow Film Festival

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GFF2019 Across 12 days, the city-wide celebration of cinema will host 7 world premieres, 102 UK premieres and 49 Scottish premieres Guests including Sir Michael Palin, Carol Morley, Matt Bomer, Carlos Acosta, Alice Lowe, Simon Amstell and legendary music video director Lance Bangs will attend the 15th annual festival Six out of the ten nominees […]

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Glasgow Film Festival: Mother’s Instinct

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GFT / Thu 21 (18.30) & Fri 22 Feb, 2019 (10.45) There are echoes of Hitchcock and Patricia Highsmith in this luscious, devilishly entertaining Belgian thriller. Suburban neighbours Alice (Veerle Baetens) and Celine (Anne Coesens) are the very best of friends. Their inseparable sons are more like brothers than chums. When tragedy strikes, they both […]

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Glasgow Film Festival 2019

Glasgow Goes Green

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11th of February, 2019 1 p.m. – 11 p.m. The Art School, 20 Scott Street, Glasgow City Centre G3 6PE Free Go Green Week, a UK initiative which promotes climate action across the nation, comes back to Glasgow for a week in February. The student-lead Glasgow University Environmental Sustainability Team (GUEST), along with environmental sustainability officers […]

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Wassail Queens Park

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Sunday 10 February, 2019, 3 – 5 p.m. South Seeds, 514 Victoria Road, Glasgow G42 8BG With Propagate and South Seeds Glasgow What’s a Wassail?! It’s a centuries old tradition to wake up apple trees after a winter sleep, chase away bad spirits and ask for a good harvest. Propagate is working with South Seeds and […]

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OK Fest – Kilmacolm’s Festival of Sound

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2nd March, 2019, 2 – 4.15 p.m. Free Poetry and Literature Readings Kilmacolm Old Kirk This year’s festival’s theme will be the importance of joy in its broadest sense. Performers at the event: Renfrewshire’s Makar – Brian Whittingham Jack Hastie – author of ‘Scattered Dreams, Forgotten Nightmares’ Dr Anne Pettigrew – author of ‘Not the […]

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Waiting for Godot, Websters

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27 – 30 March, 2019 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Half.Wits Theatre returns with a very rare staging of Samuel Beckett’s surrealist and iconic comic masterpiece, Waiting for Godot, voted the “most significant English language play of the 20th century” by the National Theatre. Bringing together charm, absurdity, high comedy and touching humanity,Waiting for Godot promises to […]

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Barras Food Truck Fest

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Saturday 30 March, 2019 Barras, Moncur Street, G40 2SB On the 31st of March, as the clocks go forward, Barras Food Trucks celebrate the start of summer time in the only way they know how – cranking up the BBQ and having a celebratory feast outdoors for all to enjoy. The best of Scotlands food […]

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Stand in Solidarity with the Stansted 15

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2 February, 2019 – 7 p.m. The Rum Shack, 657 – 659 Pollokshaws Rd, Glasgow G41 2AB ‘We’re throwing a wee party to show that we stand passionately and steadfast behind the #Stansted15 ahead of their court date. We will be using the money raised to help with their legal fees. Here’s what’s happening: ‘ AN […]

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Sisters and Seamonsters – Chiara Berardelli

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8 March, 2019 The Glad Cafe  (Glad Cafe drawing by Art by Arjo) A night of story, song, tears and laughter celebrating, honouring and discovering the wonderful people who identify as women. In recognition of International Women’s day musicians, comedians and poets join singer-songwriter Chiara Berardelli who launches her one woman show Seamonster, the Story […]

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Creative Pathways Designed by Disruption, Impact Arts

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Thursday 7 February, 2019 Impact Arts presents… Designed by Disruption Impact Arts, 60 Bank Street, Irvine KA12 0LP An evening showcasing the effectiveness of arts charity Impact Arts’ work with children and young people in North Ayrshire. We will demonstrate how high-quality creative arts combined with educational models are achieving real, tangible results for young […]

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6th This Is Not A Burns Night, Govanhill Baths review Pat Byrne

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I went along with my friend Gillian to The Rum Shack (657– 659 Pollokshaws Road, G41 2AB) for our first experience of this annual event.  This year the celebration combined fundraising for Govanhill Baths  with a tribute to the poet Tom Leonard who died recently.  The venue was downstairs in the pub and it was stowed – by […]

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Wee Write 2019

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2nd March, 2019 at The Mitchell Library See full Wee Write Programme Events Include Play Talk Read Bus 2nd Mar 2019  •  10:00AM – 4:00PM  •  Mitchell Library Jump aboard the ‘Play Talk Read’ bus, Benji, listen to stories, join in the rhymes, and get involved in some messy play.  Play Talk Read have lots […]

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Curtain Set to Rise on Celtic Connections 2019

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17 January – 3 February, 2019 The world-leading annual music festival Celtic Connections begins Thursday (17 January) with around 100 young musicians from across Scotland and Showcase Scotland partner-country Galicia taking to the stage of the Main Auditorium at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, alongside some of the most well-respected Scottish musicians to have emerged since […]

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Blueprint: Theorum CCA

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Sat 19 January — Sun 20 January 2019 Blueprint – Scottish Independent Cinema presents Theorem; a free, pop up feature film festival celebrating Scotland’s truly independent cinema. Solution orientated, with a punk rock attitude, these filmmakers will write their own pages in the future history of Scottishcinema. Related CCA Events Blueprint: Theorem presents Cleek Fri 19 January […]

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Fairytale Bespoke Vintage Wedding Fair By Bohemia

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Sunday 17 February, 2019 12 noon until 4 p.m. by Bohemia Moon Arts Crafts Design Fair Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor, 1-9 Grosvenor Terrace, Glasgow G12 0TA Bohemia returns to the Lovely Stylish Boho West End Of Glasgow the perfect location for a Romantic Valentine’s Bespoke Vintage Wedding Fair. A Delightful Hand selected number of Beautiful Bespoke Vintage […]

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Big Fish the Musical

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17th – 19th January, 7:30pm Big Fish. Brian Cox Studio, Scottish Youth Theatre, 105 Brunswick St, Glasgow G1 1TF Epilogue Theatre proudly presents Big Fish the musical in aid of the Village Storytelling Centre An epic tale about a farmer’s son from Alabama who wanted to see the world: Epilogue Theatre are delighted to present Big […]

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From Scotland With Love, Film Screening, Maryhill Burgh Hall

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Saturday 26 January, 2019 at 4 p.m. A trip down memory lane at Maryhill Burgh Halls. Part of  ‘Going to the Pictures’ community series. Made entirely of Scottish film archive, “From Scotland With Love” is a 75-minute film by award-winning Director Virginia Heath with a beautiful score by Scottish musician and composer King Creosote. A […]

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Cage-a-rama 2: Cage Uncaged, CCA

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Fri 4 January — Sun 6 January 2019 Europe’s longest-running Nicolas Cage film festival returns to Glasgow! Matchbox Cineclub present nine films over three days – all wild at heart and weird on top – from the earliest classics to the very latest. Exploring Cage’s Nouveau Shamanic acting technique and enjoying the “Cage Rage” in full effect. Plus! […]

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Friday, December 28, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

John Martyn Remembrance Gig with Alan Murphy

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Saturday 9 February, 2019 Mugdock Country Park, Craigallian Road, Glasgow G62 8EL Alan Murphy plays an evening of John Martyn Classics in the intimate theatre in beautiful Mugdock Country Park. All proceeds to Social Bite. Tickets available through website only www.easyblu.es Event on Facebook

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Love Music Hate Racism, The Arlington

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Saturday 29 December, 2018 LMHR end-of-year party. It’s on the last Saturday of the year, in that sweet spot between Christmas Day and Hogmanay, and starts at 5pm. All the performers have their own brand of magic to bring along to The Arlington. Look forward to seeing y’all. If you can’t make it on the […]

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The Primevals, Winter Initiative Night Shelter Fundraiser, Mono

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Friday, 21 December, 2018 – 8 p.m. Mono Cafe/Bar, 10 – 12 King’s Court, King Street, Glasgow G1 5RB Benefit for Winter Initiative Night Shelter who provide food and shelter from Dec 1. £5 entry. The Primevals support The Reverse Cowgirls Benefit in support of Glasgow City Mission Event on Facebook

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Social Bite Help the Homeless this Christmas

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Social Bite on Facebook OK EVERYBODY… Here we go again. Social Bite really needs your help – PLEASE SHARE THIS TO SPREAD THE WORD. This year Social Bite will be again opening up their stores in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen on Christmas Day and Christmas Eve to give Christmas dinner and loving company to homeless […]

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Sunday, December 16, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Festive Family Shindig, Fundraiser Cure Claire’s Cancer

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Hayburn Playpark Association 20 December, 2018 – 7 p.m. Come along for sumptuous food, Christmas Caroling, dancing tunes, raffle and lots of fun! McCrea West of Scotland Cricket Club, 140 – 144 Peel Street, Partick G11 5PU Tickets and info on Facebook  

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Thursday, December 13, 2018 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Christmas Caroling

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Sunday 16 December, 2018, 3.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m. The Project Cafe, 134 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6ST Music, Mulled Wine and Mince Pies at the Project Cafe £10/£5 on the door raising Funds for The Scott Hutchison Fund. With music from Fauna, Harry Hussey and Jude Williams. Event on Facebook 

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

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