Best Events in Glasgow This August

As our marevllous city continues to churn out epic events, festivals and parties, August in Glasgow is crammed with incredible things to do. From quirky nights out to classic boozy brunches, massive live music shows to food-focused gatherings, there's plenty to explore while the sun is shining down on us. Make the most of the summer with our guide to the very best events in Glasgow this August. 

Last updated on 13th July 2020

@ Glasgow Central Station on Sat, 14th Oct 2017 - Mon, 30th Nov 2020

If you're looking for a fun, socially-distanced activity in Glasgow this summer, try out The Great Game. Putting your exploring skills to the test, this quirky experience will have you traversing the streets in an all new way, solving riddles and cracking clues in a race against the clock. 

Like your drinks to come from a stunning venue? We've handpicked the very best rooftop bars our city has to offer, giving you panoramic views of the city for some seriously memorable nights out, whether you're choosing a suntrap terrace or a sleek dinner destination. 

Nothing quite compares to a beer garden on a hot August afternoon, which is exactly why we've found the very best our city has to offer. Explore Glasgow's best escapes, from floral-adorned haunts for elevated cocktail sipping to relaxed riverside pubs for pints with a view.