Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

Hairspray, Beatson Gin and Sing

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Sunday 12 June, 2022 at 2 p.m. OranMor Basement, Top of Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8QX Gin & Sing: Hairspray – Beatson Cancer Charity Fundraiser The ever popular Gin & Sing is back with….Hairspray! Starring John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christoher Walken, Zac Effron, Queen Latifah and many more, you’ll sing along to classics such as […]

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Glasgow South Side Wellbeing Fair

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Friday 20, May, 2022 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Finn’s Place 167 Ledard Rd, Glasgow G42 9QU Event by Southside Wellbeing Festival, The Moon Rooms and 5 others (See Event on Facebook) Opening event for the Southside Wellbeing Festival A FREE showcase event promoting wellbeing activities across the Southside. Find out more about what you can do […]

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Vinicombe Street Party 2022

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Saturday 4 June, 2022 Noon till 5 p.m. Fun-filled family event at the Vinicombe Street Piazza, Top of Byres Road, Glasgow West End G12 We Are Halo Arts  Featuring live music, samba bands, circus performers, silent disco, children’s activities and more! Vinicombe Street Gala Running Order Saturday 4th June 12-5pm 12noon Black Star Steel Band […]

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Mansfield Park Street Festival

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Saturday 11 June,  2022,  12:00-17:00 p.m. Event by Halo Arts 34 Mansfield Street, Glasgow, G11 5QW, United Kingdom Free event Come along for a day of festival fun at Mansfield Park featuring live music, street play, circus performers, farmers market, silent disco and more! Running Order of Performers 11-5pm 11am – Craig Durning 11.20 – […]

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Glasgow Mela 2022

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Sunday 26 June 2022 From 12 Noon until 8 p.m. Scotland’s largest multicultural festival is back for 2022 at Kelvingrove Park The Glasgow Mela, the city’s annual celebration of its many diverse cultures and communities returns to Kelvingrove Park. Free and and un-ticketed and will feature some amazing dance, music and performances. Throughout the day […]

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Glasgow West End – Summer Events 2022

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Summer 2022 Events in the West End Halo Arts – bringing exciting community based fun for all the family to Glasgow’s West End. 4th June- Vinicombe Street Gala 5th June- Bard in the Yard @ Kelvingrove Park 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Kelvingrove Fountain Event on Facebook 11th June- Mansfield Park Street Festival 12 […]

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Performers at Glasgow Jazz Festival 2022

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Glasgow Jazz Festival 16 – 19 June 2022 Tickets Tickets go on sale Tuesday 10 May at 4 p.m. www.jazzfest.co.uk Fabulous gigs at venues across the city Opening Night 16 June Ebi Soda take to the Blue Arrow stage on the opening night, thriving on the idea of contradiction the five-piece keep a post-punk DIY […]

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Glasgow Science Festival 2022

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2 – 12 June, 2022 www.glasgowsciencefestival.org.uk Glasgow Science Festivalon Facebook Tickets Glasgow Science Festival 2022 is making a splash with its theme of ‘Glasgow’s Making Waves’. Venues across the city. Venues include: Glasgow Botanic Gardens, the Riverside Museum and the St Enoch Centre will host 50+ live events during the 16th annual festival. Enjoy wave-themed […]

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Aye Write: The Kavya Prize

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Saturday, 21 May, 2022 at 8 p.m. The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow G3 7DN The Kavya Prize aims to celebrate published work and new writing by Scotland’s ethnically diverse communities. The first winner of the Kavya Prize will be announced at the Aye Write Event on 21st May. Founded by Indian-born Scottish author Leela […]

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Particle Wave – Glasgow Science Festival 2022

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Friday 10 June, 2022 at 7 pm Part of  Glasgow Science Festival Glasgow Science Centre 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA Buy Tickets Under the spectacular dome of the Planetarium at Glasgow Science Centre you can immerse yourself in Particle/Wave. Directed and produced by Alicia Sometimes, in collaboration with artists, poets, and scientists, and using […]

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Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair 2022

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Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair provides a superb opportunity for you to view and buy works of art from art galleries and professional artists from across Scotland and the UK. Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG Following a two year pause due to the pandemic the event continues to showcase the creative talents of […]

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Aye Write: MORE FIYA: A Celebration of Black British Poetry with Kayo Chingonyi, Janette Ayachi and Dean Atta

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Thursday 19 May, 2022 at 6.30 p.m. The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow G3 7DN One of our new poets form last year returns with an excellent new anthology of black British voices. In this blistering anthology, poet, editor and DJ Kayo Chingonyi (author of A Blood Condition, SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA POETRY AWARD) brings […]

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21st Anniversary of the Millennium Link – Maryhill Locks

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Saturday 14 May 2022, 12.30pm –4pm. Celebrate the 21st Anniversary of the Millenium Link, the restoration of the Forth and Clyde Canal, an EU funding partnership triumph About this event On Saturday 14 May 2022, celebrating the impact of European funding on Glasgow and its contribution to the regeneration of the city after decades of […]

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Aye Write 2022: Introducing Debut Authors

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Aye Write, Glasgow’s Book Festival has a brilliant programme of events including many well known personalities and successful authors. It’s also great to discover new writers and some of my favourite events are those where panels of debut authors are given the opportunity to talk about their new books. This year’s events include: 8 May, […]

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Aye Write: Douglas Bruton introduces…Kenny Boyle, Claire Alexander, Adrian Keefe and Charlie Roy

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Saturday 7 May, 2022 at 1.15 p.m. Mitchell Library, North Street, G3 7DN Douglas Bruton, introduces Aye Write 2022’s first panel of excellent debut writers. Douglas Bruton, who was recently longlisted for The Walter Scott Prize for his novel Blue Postcards will be in the chair to introduce this varied panel of debut writers: Kenny Boyle – The […]

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Aye Write: Karen Campbell Introduces… Kirsty Capes, Louise Nealon and Emily Edwards

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Saturday 14 May, 2022 at 11.30 a.m. Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN The celebrated Scottish author Karen Campbell introduces this panel of debut writers. Kirsty Capes – Careless Sometimes it’s easy to fall between the cracks. At 3.04 p.m. on a hot, sticky day in June, Bess finds out she’s pregnant. She could tell her social […]

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Aye Write: Matthew Keeley Introduces… Liam Konemann, Julie Owen Moylan and James Cahill

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Saturday 21 May 2022 at 4.45 p.m. Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN Glasgow-based writer and teacher Matthew Keeley introduces this panel of debut writers. Liam Konemann’s The Arena of the Unwell follows 22-year-old Noah as he is drawn into the co-dependent relationship of two older men in the indie music scene. After a gig by […]

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The Great May Day Cabaret at OranMor

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Monday 2 May, 2022, 7.30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Event by Fair Pley Òran Mór 713-735  Great Western Road, Glasgow West End G12 8QX Tickets Featuring another fantastic line-up, the Great May Day Cabaret is back to help celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Scottish TUC. Celebrating international workers’ day are: Singer-songwriter and national treasure Rab […]

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Plant Sale supporting Christian Aid

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Saturday 14 May, 2022 – 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Event by Broomhill Hyndland Parish Church 79 Hyndland Road, Glasgow, G12 9JE Is your garden looking a little rough around the hedges? Have you botany plants lately? After a two year hiatus, Broomhill Hyndland’s annual plant sale is back and bigger than ever! These aren’t your […]

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Wee Write 2022

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Wee Write Book Festival in Glasgow Monday 25 to Friday 29 April, 2022 Saturday 30 April will see the return of Wee Write Family Day. Six days of inspiring, fun-packed events for little people with big imaginations. Live In-Person Events Return Returning for live in-person events for the first time since 2019 due to the […]

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20 Years of Oxfam Music

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Saturday 23 April, 2022 at 6.30 p.m. Oxfam Book Shop, 171 Byres Road, Glasgow West End G12 8TS Oxfam Music Shop Glasgow Come one, come all to a very special anniversary celebration of Oxfam Music Shop Byres Road’s 20th year! Performers Bell Lungs Closet Claustrophobe Jim McAteer! Late-nite record shopping fully encouraged! Oxfam’s Music store […]

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Earth Day 2022 at Music Broth

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Friday 22 April, 2022,  1 pm – 6pm Music Broth South, 7 Hollybrook Place, Govanhill, Glasgow G42 7HB Earth Day – Invest in our Planet Music and Upcycling Workshops. Music from Scottish Ensemble in collaboration with international ensembles as part of The Bridge Festival, Jordan Stewart, and Music Broth volunteers. Workshops Up-cycled cymbals & strings, drum […]

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Glasgow Against Closures – Protest Picnic People’s Palace

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Saturday 23 April 2022, 12 Noon – 2 p.m. People’s Palace,  Glasgow Green, Templeton St, Glasgow G40 1AT Vote to Re-Open Glasgow’s Venues  Glasgow Against Closures groups and members  will come together to deliver a strong message to re-open all venues  to  all the candidates standing in the Glasgow City Council elections of 5 May […]

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Asthma and Allergy Foundation Fundraiser

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Asthma and Allergy Fundraiser on World Asthma Day 3rd May, 2022 from 10:30am Braehead Shopping Centre, King’s Inch Rd, Renfrew G51 4BN Information and Fundraising  – Raffling the Official Match Day Ball of The Premier Sports Cup signed by The Celtic Team and also a Tour of Ibrox Stadium for 4 people.] Raffle will be […]

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Landslides glaciation and the evolution of mountain landscapes during the Quaternary

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Lecture: Professor Colin Ballantyne, Thursday, 14 April 2022,  7:30 pm – 9:30 pm University of Glasgow Room 639, James McCune Smith Learning Hub, University Avenue, G12 8SQ Free Event A persistent view amongst geologists is that landscape evolution in mid-latitude mountains during the Quaternary (2.6 Ma to the present) was dominated by glacial erosion. Using […]

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Clothes Swap and Repair Party

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Wednesday, 20 April, 2022, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. The Deep End, 21 Nithsdale St, Glasgow G41 2PZ Event by Rags To Riches As global citizens, we all have the power to take action. Now is the time to rise up together for a regenerative, restorative and revolutionary new fashion system. Now is the time for […]

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International Roma Day Glasgow 2022

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Saturday 9 April, 2022, 11.30 p.m. until 5 p.m. Govanhill Park Coplaw Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G42 7DB First physical International Roma Day celebrations since 2019! ASSEMBLE AT GOVANHILL PARK 11AM SPEECHES – 11.30AM PARADE 12PM with a celebratory event to follow the parade in The Point ( 180 Queen’s Drive, Glasgow, G42 8QD). Numbers are […]

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Circus Extreme in Glasgow

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29th July – 14th August 2022 Silverburn Shopping Centre, Green Car Park, G53 6AG Circus Extreme is thrilled to be returning to the UK in 2022 as part of its World Tour. A one-of-a-kind performance, that has been five years in the making and features some of the most talented performers in the world. The […]

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Rochelle Alexandra, Book Chat in support of Ukraine

Sunday, 10 April, 2022 4 p.m. Sikorski Polish Club, 5 Parkgrove Terrace, Glasgow G3 75D Book Chat with #1Bestselling Debut Author Rochelle Alexandra of ‘In Alexa’s Shoes’  Sikorski Club as part of the Ukrainian Aid Raising funds to go towards: Funding will go directly to two organizations in Ukraine: Financing will help in Charków providing […]

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Wings at GFT with introduction – Ukraine Fundraiser

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Wednesday 13 April, 2022 6.30pm Audio Description available Ukraine Fundraiser Screening All box office income for this screening will be donated to ICFR’s (International Collation for Filmmakers at Risk) Solidarity With Ukraine campaign ABOUT THE FILM During the Second World War, Nadezhda flew daring combat missions as a pilot. Now, she struggles to adapt to […]

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