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.
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.
Looking for fun things to do this October? There's no way you can miss out on this massive Halloween event. Taking place this autumn at Silverburn, Spooktacular will have you riding on rollercoasters, enjoying steaming hot refreshments and interacting with immersive actors.
Every Wednesday throughout October, Absurd Bird are letting you get your fill of as many wings and fries as you like for just £16.95. You can choose from tangy buffalo, lip-smacking Korean BBQ and many other flavours. Winner, winner, chicken dinner?
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.
The Rotunda Comedy Club in Finnieston is the best place to be if you're looking for a laugh. Every Friday night, they host a stand-up show that sees big names plus up-and-coming talent gracing their stage, so get ready to be tickled silly.
Hosted by the fabulous Michelle Elli, Club Cabaret at Arta is one of the best things to do in Glasgow in October. Not only will you get to enjoy comedy, music and burlesque, but also a tasty two-course meal and a cava reception.
Craving a meat-feast this October? Look no further than The Butchershop Bar & Grill, where Steak Vs Burger Tuesdays are in full swing. Feast on two burgers, two steaks or a combination of the two, paired with skinny fries and a bottle to share, making for one mouthwatering date night meal.
The undeniable champion of quirky nights out in Glasgow, if there's anywhere you want to be this October, it's Hillhead Bookclub. Providing tickling entertainment and bingo rounds to boot, head on down for casual fun with affordable food and drink on the regular.
Armed with a DJ spinning classic 80s and 90s tunes, a top comedian as your host and brilliant prizes galore, Bingo Revolution is one of the best Glasgow events in October. Taking place at Buzz Bingo Possilpark over the Halloween weekend, you're in for a superb night out.