Join burlesque legend, Lacy Rain for a tea party like no other as Merchant City's Polo Lounge hosts a horror-filled evening of drag, burlesque and cabaret. Expect awe-inspiring performances from the likes of Amber Cadaverous and Lucy Lovegun among other stars.
Cool and Quirky Events in Glasgow
Something a little different, slightly left of centre, kooky, offbeat; anything a bit strange and we're all over it. Luckily there is no shortage of quirky things to do in Glasgow. From foodie frolics, to movie nights with a twist, crazy club nights and a novelty hi-jinks, our fair city has got them all... and then some. So why not check out our guide to the weird, the wonderful and the quirky events in Glasgow.
Taking over the Riding Room, Wild Cabaret and The Barrowlands Ballroom for a week of stunning performances as The Glasgow Festival of Burlesque descends on the city for another year of feathers, flair and international talent.
Watch some amazing cabaret every Friday at Arta, showing everything from burlesque and magic to amazing live music. And afterwards you can stay for their club night for more music till late.
Get to Sloans every last Wednesday of the month at Sloans, who will put on a cheesy soundtrack while you feast on four different kinds of mac and cheese. There's a 'mystery mac' for some drama, and cheesy tunes in the background.
For a quirky night out, head to one of these fun Whodunnit events. Suss out the suspects and solve the clues as you drink, dine and enjoy the action unfolding around you.
Film buff rejoice - at last, a quiz that lets you test out your movie knowledge! The Mostly Movie Pub Quiz at The Lane Bar pays homage to the bars location (they're attached to a cinema) and the top prize is a £50 bar tab for The Lane - you'd best get swotting!
Neverland is a quirky student night in Glasgow that's always got something outlandish going on. From bouncy castles to foam parties, Cone on your Head Night to Half Way to Christmas parties in June, this weekly Glasgow club night goes heavy on the whimsy. So next time you're in the mood for a novelty night out, this Sauchiehall Street nightclub is the place to head.
While it may only be held every 4th Wednesday of the month, Ball Drag Bingo is still one of the most unique nights out in Glasgow. Join Hillhead Bookclub as this unique night puts other bingo events in the city to shame with partying, bingo calling and booze galore.