Events

Find out about all the events taking place across the city each month

There are hundreds of events taking place in the region every month, from seminars, networking events to round table discussions, awards ceremonies and science-related cultural activities. Regardless of interests or expertise, there is bound to be plenty of fixtures which pique your interest and what better way to engage with the Glasgow City of Science community than confirming attendance to one or two.

Supported by The University of the West of Scotland, we have partnered with The List to provide a data gathering service. This is a well-known events site that carries high quality event information for the whole of Scotland.

To submit an event to The List, simply click here. You’ll need to register, but it’s a quick process to share your event and have your listing published on our site, The List’s website and be featured in feeds by The List to other organisations including Glasgow City Marketing Bureau and STV.

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                    [longdesc] => Bright Club's unique blend of comedy and academia has made waves across the country, with a storming sell-out show at the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and support from the likes of Robin Ince, Josie Long, Susan Morrison and Bruce Morton.

Join us as funny academics from Scotland's universities stand up for your entertainment and enlightenment, with live music and banter a-plenty!

'a very good idea!' Robin Ince

'?the show proved that academic research can be sexy and cool ? and very funny!' New Scientist
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                    [shortdesc] => Two-yearly festival of contemporary art commissioned from artists around the globe and including exhibitions in traditional gallery spaces, plus unique site-specific installations and live performance art. The theme for 2020 is 'Attention', and featured artists include Georgina Starr, Alberta Whittle, Gretchen Bender, Martine Syms, Duncan Campbell and Jenkin van Zyl, among many others.
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                    [title] => Glasgow Science Festival: Glasgow's Making Waves
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Bright Club

Hardworking staff of the city's universities are let out for the night to share their tales about the weird, wonderful, and often very funny, world of research

Dates : 27 Apr 2020, 08 Jun 2020

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Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with drop-in displays and exhibitions and loads of science-y fun for everyone

Dates : 30 Nov -0001

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Glasgow International

Two-yearly festival of contemporary art commissioned from artists around the globe and including exhibitions in traditional gallery spaces, plus unique site-specific installations and live performance art

The theme for 2020 is 'Attention', and featured artists include Georgina Starr, Alberta Whittle, Gretchen Bender, Martine Syms, Duncan Campbell and Jenkin van Zyl, among many others

Dates : 24 Apr 2020, 25 Apr 2020, 26 Apr 2020, 27 Apr 2020, 28 Apr 2020, 29 Apr 2020, 30 Apr 2020, 01 May 2020, 02 May 2020, ... and more

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Glasgow Science Festival: Glasgow's Making Waves

A packed programme of workshops, shows, films, discussion, exhibitions and art collaborations allows budding scientists to sit back and learn something new or don safety goggles and take part in an experiment

The theme for 2020 is 'Glasgow's Making Waves', in keeping with the Scottish theme of 2020 being the Year of Coasts and Waves

Dates : 04 Jun 2020, 05 Jun 2020, 06 Jun 2020, 07 Jun 2020, 08 Jun 2020, 09 Jun 2020, 10 Jun 2020, 11 Jun 2020, 12 Jun 2020, ... and more

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Glasgow International

Fri 24th Apr 2020 - Sun 10th May 2020

Two-yearly festival of contemporary art commissioned from artists around the globe and including exhibitions in traditional gallery spaces, plus unique site-specific installations and live performance art. The theme for 2020 is 'Attention', and featured artists include Georgina Starr, Alberta Whittle, Gretchen Bender, Martine Syms, Duncan Campbell and Jenkin van Zyl, among many others.

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Bright Club

Mon 27th Apr 2020 - Mon 8th Jun 2020

Hardworking staff of the city's universities are let out for the night to share their tales about the weird, wonderful, and often very funny, world of research.

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West End Festival

Fri 29th May 2020 - Sun 28th Jun 2020

Taking over the West End of Glasgow, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantalises all the senses with a carnival, and delves into the creative depths of local studios and exhibitions with the Hidden Lane open days.

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Glasgow Science Festival: Glasgow's Making Waves

Thu 4th Jun 2020 - Sun 14th Jun 2020

A packed programme of workshops, shows, films, discussion, exhibitions and art collaborations allows budding scientists to sit back and learn something new or don safety goggles and take part in an experiment. The theme for 2020 is 'Glasgow's Making Waves', in keeping with the Scottish theme of 2020 being the Year of Coasts and Waves.

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Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

Sun 31st May 2020

Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with drop-in displays and exhibitions and loads of science-y fun for everyone.

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The Scottish Learning Festival

Wed 23rd Sep 2020 - Thu 24th Sep 2020

SLF is the largest education conference and exhibition in Scotland. The event has something to offer everyone involved in education and includes a thought-provoking conference programme as well as an exhibition and more.

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MCM Scotland Comic Con

Sat 26th Sep 2020 - Sun 27th Sep 2020

A US-style comic con and celebration of superheroes, sci-fi, TV, gaming, trading cards, toys, anime and more.Guest of honour is anime director Shingo Natsume.

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Coll & The Cosmos

Sat 17th Oct 2020

A stargazing weekend on the Isle of Coll.

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Science Lates: Our World

Fri 17th Apr 2020

Join us as we celebrate the life, diversity, and culture on this rock we call home. Speak to experts on how we can be greener and try out some upcycling in this wonderful event that celebrates our beautiful blue planet, and our dear green city. Edible bugs, boozy cocktails and a silent disco. Chris "Really Wild Show" Packham would be proud. Science Lates are a series of adult-only themed nights where you can explore the science behind all the things you love from sound and screen to cosmos and cocktails. Science Lates will bring together all the exhibits that guests love but let you enjoy them without the kids, gin in hand. There's even a silent disco to kick off your weekend and get your groove on. We'll be bringing together tasty food, music, experts and workshops from across Glasgow to help you start your night out in style.

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The Night Sky Show

Fri 30th Oct 2020 - Fri 30th Oct 2020

A magical night with comedy, astronomy and some theatrical performances.

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