Cool And Quirky Events In Glasgow

If you fancy something a little different for your next night out, there's no shortage of weird and wonderful things to do in our brilliant city. But if you're having trouble finding them? Fear not, as to keep you on your toes, we've rounded up this jam-packed list of quirky events in Glasgow, from bizarre rounds of bonkers bingo to dazzling burlesque shows.

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Last updated on 8th January 2024


If you've got a blank space, baby, and need to fill it with a quirky brunch, then snap up tickets to the Taylor Swift weekend at Glasgow's Moskito. Failing that, there's The One With The Brunch for Friends fans, The Greatest Showman-inspired brekkie and a burlesque extravaganza. 


YO! in Glasgow city centre is making sure your Wednesdays are never boring by holding a much sought-after sushi school every week. Pop along to the vibrant hangout to create a range of tasty rolls while enjoying refreshments. Once you're done, either tuck in or take them home to show off.


Arta over in Merchant City hosts all kinds of top-notch events, including iconic live entertainment. Showcasing everything from dazzling burlesque and cabaret to Mamma Mia-themed fun and comedy, this Mediterranean-inspired menu guarantees a quirky night out.

The Glasgow Festival of Burlesque

The Glasgow Festival of Burlesque might take place in November, but it's not just the weekend-long programme of shows that they have in store. Expect a number of other performances throughout the year, so you can get your fix of sultry performances in any month.