Christmas in Glasgow.

Christmas in Glasgow has something for everyone with fabulous shopping, markets and fairs, pantos and Christmas shows and, of course, great festive dining.

Things to do over the festive season including shows, pantos, shopping, festive dining, music and markets.

Christmas Movies at Glasgow Film Theatre 2019

Alternative Pantos and Christmas Shows by Fionnuala Boyle 

Glasgows West End: Nancy Smillie Shop

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  The Nancy Smillie Shop Cresswell Street, Off Byres Road, 0141 334 4240 www.nancysmillieshop.com Sale Now On at Nancy Smillie – January 2020 Sale Continues with great furniture reductions Keep Cosy this Winter See full Clothing Range Online Irresistible and Stunning Greek Jewellery Stylish Accessories   See Full Range of Accessories Online Very Different Clocks […]

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Glasgow Libraries Christmas Reading Challenge for Kids

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2 December, 2019  – 4 January, 2020 Encouraging young readers to get involved in Glasgow Libraries’ Festive Reading Tradition with this year’s Christmas Reading Challenge. Young readers aged 0-12 are being challenged to read three library books over the festive period.  Enjoy books and discover wonderful new worlds during the dark winter nights. Little book […]

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Thursday, December 26, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Christmas in Glasgow, Kids and young people

Free Christmas Lunch The Space Glasgow

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Wednesday 25 December, 2019 – 1 – 5 p.m. The Space, 257 London Road, Glasgow To donate email: info@thespacescotland.org People Without Labels www.thespacescotland.org  

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Free Christmas Dinner, The Hug and Pint Glasgow

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25 December, 2019 – 12p.m.  – 5 p.m. The Hug and Pint 171 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9AW Christmas can be great, it can also be crap. Either way – The Hug and Pint will be open once again from 12-5 on Christmas Day and serving a free feast to anyone that fancies it. […]

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Sunday, December 22, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Eating and drinking Glasgow West End

The White Elephant Cafe Glasgow Christmas

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128 Merrylee Rd, Glasgow G44 3DL 25 December, 2019 Come along on Christmas Day for free Coffee and Mince Pies 🎄No one alone at Christmas.🎄 Folk at White Elephant don’t want anyone sitting alone on Christmas Day. Open 10am-9pm There will be a hot kettle on for free tea and coffee and some complimentary mince […]

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Christmas at Glasgow Film Theatre 2019

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It simply wouldn’t be Christmas without Buddy the Elf or George Bailey on the big screen. Glasgow Film Theatre fabulous programme for the festive season. Films in this Season It’s A Wonderful Life (U) Frank Capra’s 1946 Christmas classic 13-24 December, 2019 Part of a SeasonChristmas at GFT White Christmas (U) Delighting audiences for 60 […]

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Friday, December 20, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Cinema

The Cowpat Kickers’ Christmas Party

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Saturday, 21 December, 2019 8 p.m. Hark the Herald Cowpats sing!  Annual Christmas party at the West of Scotland Cricket Club, Hamilton Crescent, 40 44 Peel Street, Partick G11 5LU With Kenny Macdonald – aka ‘Les Johnson & Me’ (Glasgow’s answer to Jim Reeves, Johnny Cash & Tennessee Ernie Ford all rolled into one) plus […]

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow

Christmas Play in a Day, for kids Hillhead Library

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22 December, 2019 Hillhead Library, 348 Byres Road, G12 8AP For the third year in a row, Halo Arts are delighted to announce the Christmas version of Play in a Day. Young people aged 6-13 will work with a theatre Director for the day with a range of props, costumes and set pieces to create […]

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Books at the Botanics, Christmas 2019

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14 and 14 December, 2019 Glasgow Botanic Gardens, 730 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G12 0UE ‘The weather outside is frightful but our books are delightful so come and shelter from the elements and see if there’s something for someone on your Christmas list or even for your good self.’ Books at the Botanics Facebook

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Saturday, December 14, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Christmas in Glasgow, Shopping

Hogmanay at Cottiers 2019

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31 December, 2019 Book Your Tickets NOW for the Famous COTTIERS HOGMANAY CEILIDH …. bring 2020 in with one of the West End’s most sought after nights out! An Iconic Venue & Cottiers Most Iconic Night Out of the year! Cottiers will be celebrating Hogmanay this year in their usual style. With their famous theatre […]

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Christmas Carousel The Platform

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19 December, 2019 Christmas Carousal is Platform’s musical celebration of the festive season featuring some of our favourite acts playing on the set of our Christmas show. This year we welcome RM Hubbert, Carla J Easton, Broken Chanter and Aby Vulliamy – who all join us on our set of Mother Goose Fae Easterhoose. RM HUBBERT Glasgow based RM Hubbert […]

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Stevenson Jewellers Glasgow West End

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257 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8UB Telephone: 0141 334 1899. www.stevensonjewellers.co.uk Stevenson Jewellers is a much loved jewellers on Byres Road, Glasgow West End, opposite Hillhead Underground. Whether you are seeking the perfect gift or the right accessory to complement a special outfit,  you will be thrilled by the vast range of beautiful jewellery on […]

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Future Glue Christmas Party

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Friday 27 December, 2019 – 7 p.m. – 1.30 p.m. The Poetry Club, 100 Eastvale Place, G3 8QG Mental how there are 1000s of songs about xmas but only one about the boys being back in town. Anyway, FG xmas party on Friday the 27th in the poetry club with: The Primevals The Bucky Rage […]

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The Sensational Alex Harvey Experience Christmas & New Year Party

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Sunday 29 December, 2019, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. + Raising Bail The Sensational Alex Harvey Experience is the UK’s no 1 tribute to SAHB. The Band has been touring extensively over the past few years and the band has gone from strength to strength. The Band has played prestigious gigs at the O2 ABC […]

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Celebrate Hogmanay at OranMor 2019

Say goodbye to 2019 and welcome in 2020 in style Celebrate Hogmanay at Òran Mór! Òran Mór, Top of Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX Choose from four fabulous Hogmanay celebrations in the heart of Glasgow’s West End 🍾 Hogmanay in The Auditorium – Òran Mór 🍹 Hogmanay in The Brasserie – Òran Mór 🎉 Hogmanay in The Bar […]

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Monday, December 9, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas & Hogmanay Dining Glasgow, Christmas in Glasgow

Project Ability Christmas Show 2019

  It’s Project Ability’s 2019 Annual Christmas Show!  Exhibition: 23rd November – 21st December, 2019 Preview: Friday 22nd November, 2019 4-6pm Reception: Thursday 5th December, 2019 6-8pm  Each year Project Ability puts a call out for submissions from artists worldwide to showcase in their Christmas exhibition. This year the theme is PRINT! The gallery and […]

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Christmas Tech Sale at The Dream Machine

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Saturday 21 December, 2019 – 12 noon until 6 p.m. The Dream Machine 257 London Road, G40 1PE Glasgow Tired of buying and getting tacky socks for Christmas? The Dream Machine is putting on a 1 day A/V tech sale with bargain prices selling everything AV you could imagine: DJ equipment Backline PA equipment Projectors […]

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Kirsteen Harvey Live, Cottiers

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Sunday 15 December, 2019 –  3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Free event Cottiers Bar, 93/95 Hyndland Street, Glasgow G11 5PU Kirsteen Harvey is an amazing 20 year old singer songwriter from Glasgow. She will be creating a relaxed and chilled live session on a Festive Sunday live in Cottier’s  bar from 3p. to 5pm December […]

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A Lad in Maryhill, Pantomime, Maryhill 2019

“A Lad in Maryhill”, a new community pantomime, comes to Glasgow’s west end in December 2019 with Cameron Fulton is confirmed as Aladdin 5th – 30th December, 2019 Maryhill Community Halls, 292 -316 Maryhill Road Maryhill Glasgow G20 7YE Special Relaxed Performance Thursday 12 December, 2019 A Lad in Maryhill  – special, relaxed show, modified for children and adults […]

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George Square Christmas Market 2019

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Until 29 December, 2019 George Square, Glasgow City Centre George Square comes alive this Christmas with over 50 traders from across the globe selling artisan products and high quality crafts. Plus, a stunning 15 metre Christmas tree is not to be missed! Take a slide down the vintage Helter Skelter, people watch from the vintage […]

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Matchbox Cineclub + Backseat Bingo Dial Code: Santa Claus + Secret Santa Party

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CCA Fri 20 December 2019 7pm, Free/£2/£4/£6/£8 via Matchbox Cineclub, Theatre / 18+ Book online / 0141 352 4900 Dial Code: Santa Claus (René Manzor, 1989) 1hr 27m + Secret Santa Party in aid of Refuweegee. What if Home Alone but grindhouse? Made in France the year before the Culkin classic, this has been described as “a blend […]

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Saturday, December 7, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Cinema

Shona Fidgett Designer Jewellery Glasgow

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Studio 15, The Hidden Lane, 1103 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland G3 8ND Telephone: +44 (0)141 248 9050 | email: info@shonajewellery.co.uk shonajewellery.co.uk Gifts Ideas for Christmas by Shona Browse the selection online Commissions If you would like to speak to Shona about any special Christmas commissions you need to get in touch very soon. Unique Jewellery […]

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Art on the Exchange Glasgow

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November and December, 2019 21 – 24 Nov, 28 Nov – 1 Dec, 5 – 8 Dec, 12 – 23 and 26 Dec. Art On the Exchange is Glasgow’s only Art & Design Market run by and for artists. Come along and celebrate Glasgow’s thriving creative community and enjoy a curated selection of goods and […]

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Christmas Glasgow: Rockin Robin Festive Hooley at Cottiers

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Christmas Party Night Friday 6 December, 2019 – 7p.m. – 2 a.m. Cottiers, 93/95 Hyndland Street, G11 5PU Sip, Dine and Boogie woogie the night away at one of the most iconic West End venues this Festive season Enjoy a sparkling wine arrival, 3 course festive dinner and resident DJ with only the best Christmas […]

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Eating and drinking Glasgow West End

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz Panto at Websters 2019

2019 Christmas Pantomime in the West End of Glasgow 30 November, 2019 – 4 January, 2020 Websters, 415 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9Hz The all-singing, all-dancing banterlicious family pantomime with a first-class professional cast. Join Dotty, a PR from the Garage,  who dreams of becoming a star.  She is blown from Poor Partick to […]

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Have Yourself a Literary Solstice, Poetry is the Way to Peace

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 7 PM – 11 PM Glasgow Literary Lounge Cheeky Besom Productions at The Calton Bar ‘It’s the Winter Solstice and in the true spirit of the Speakeasy, Cheeky Besom Productions will be rocking around the tree celebrating Celtic Roots & Poetry Is The Way To Peace in partnership with The […]

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Cinderella, Theatre School of Scotland

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Saturday, 21 December, 2019 (Matinee: 15.00, Evening Show: 19.30) The Mitchell Theatre, The Mitchell Library 6 Granville Street, G3 7DR Theatre School of Scotland presents: The magical tale of with a Glasgow twist. The star studded cast of Theatre School of Scotland students will takeover the Mitchell Theatre this December. Tickets are available via Glasgow […]

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Carols in the Garden, Wilton Street, Glasgow West End

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Sunday 15 December, 2019 – 6.15 p.m. until 7.15 p.m. Wilton Street Gardens,  North Kelvinside, Glasgow G20 6RU Come and join your neighbours and friends for some festive cheer in the Gardens! Mulled Wine, Mince Pies and Much Singing in the Choir (well, motley crew, more like…) Songbooks, drinks and eats supplied – but bring […]

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Hotel du Vin 1 Devonshire Christmas Market 2019

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Sunday 8th December, 2019 from 10am – 7pm. Hotel du Vin, 1 Devonshire Gardens, G12 0UX One Devonshire Gardens are bringing back their Christmas Market The market will be situated both indoors and outdoors, at house 5 of the hotel. With a wide selection of hand crafted goods, Scottish gifts, seasonal items, Christmas gifts, festive […]

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Monday, December 2, 2019 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Christmas Shopping in Glasgow, Markets, Shopping

Alternative Pantos in Glasgow 2019

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Panto season is now upon us. I know what you’re going to say – oh no it isn’t. And to that I say – oh aye, it is! With Christmas just a month away, venues across Glasgow are putting on a great selection of pantomimes to get Glaswegians in the festive mood. Like me, when […]

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