Best Events In October

There’s no need to be glum this October - as that drop in temperature comes hand in hand with unmissable activities. From craft beer sipping to spine-tingling Halloween events, it's all going down in our beaut city this month. Read on for our recommendations of things to do in Glasgow this October and lap up what's on offer.

Last updated on 23rd September 2021




The temperatures are dropping, the leaves are changing colour and suddenly you're starting to crave comfort food... that's right, autumn has arrived. To help you navigate the best things to do this season, we've rounded up the top tier activities around Glasgow.

There's nothing more cosy than bunkering down at a snug nook and stuffing your face with classic grub. Whether you're tucking into stacked burgers, hot sarnies or full-blown Sunday roasts, these are some of the best places for a pub lunch in Glasgow.

Heading out for an autumnal wander around some of Glasgow's prettiest parks? Here is our list of the top pubs and bars nearby for the perfect pit stop, whether it be to stuff your chops with a Sunday roast or chill out with a couple of cocktails. 

The spooky season is well and truly upon us, bringing with it plenty of creepy happenings to the city this October. Explore our recommendations of the best Halloween events in Glasgow, from three-course immersive dinners to themed drag shows.

If the weather changes for the worse while you're out shopping, duck into one of the city centre's many fab pubs. From gastro havens serving hearty dishes and fresh pints to wild sports bars showing all of the fixtures, these are the best places to unwind with a drink.