Friday Nights in Glasgow
You made it. Congratulations. It's Friday. End of the week. Two whole days of work-free bliss ahead of you. Let's celebrate. Glasgow has some incredible bars, pubs and clubs for your Friday night festivities. If you're letting your hair down in a city centre club, having some chilled after work cocktails in Merchant City or going on a date in the West End, then there's a bar in Glasgow for you. As a wise woman (Rihanna) once said, "Cheers to freakin' weekend". Here's our pick of the best nights out in Glasgow on a Friday.
Last updated on 13th October 2016
If you've been living for the weekend, then what better place to dance away your work week stresses then at one of Scotland's best clubs? Sub Club has banging club nights every Friday guaranteed to get ravers set up for the weekend. With Return To Mono on once a month as well as other guest and resident nights every week, this basement club is a select spot to take your Friday night in Glasgow to the next level.
Refuse to be bogged down by the boring with a Friday night in Glasgow to remember. Heralded with the young and the fun in the city, join Revolution every Friday night for the very best in drinks deals, confetti, a roster of DJs, dancing and plenty more.
Fancy yourself a few Friday nights following the long slog of a hard working week in the city? We can't blame you, and The Research Club don't either. Join them for Friday night cocktails in Glasgow as they mix and muddle their way through some of the best in the business.
Merchant City harbours one of the best-worst kept secrets in Glasgow, and it's the Riding Room provide some of the very best Friday night entertainment in the city. The perfect location for the end of the week, head on down for cabaret, cocktails, burlesque and plenty more.
Sometimes there's a clear contender for some of the best Friday nights in Glasgow, and sometimes it's clear that it's Hillhead Bookclub. Whether you're heading down for ping pong, tables of food or a roster of creative cocktails in a quirky space, they sure do make for a perfect end to the week.
There's nothing quite like that first drink on a Friday evening, and if it's half price and in cocktail form, even better. Fridays at Hummingbird on Bath Street are always hopping. With free nibbles, half price cocktails, and shoulder rubs - yes shoulder rubs - it's the perfect spot in Glasgow for shaking off the shackles of the week.
Put a little step into your Friday nights in Glasgow with the regular Ceilidh event at Sloans. Whether you know how to Ceilidh or it's set to be your first crack the dance, head on down as they promise a fun filled night of traditional dancing, drinks and more.
Everyone in Glasgow knows that when it comes to the most affordable, alternative club night in Glasgow, it's pretty much Propaganda that has you covered. Veritably loud and boasting the best in indie hits, head on down for a late Friday in Glasgow at the O2 ABC.
DJ Jim ‘Haji’ Haggerty takes to the decks every Friday night in Glasgow for a pure and proper party well on into the late hours. From cocktails and dance floor favourites down to food should you want it, head on down after work for drinks to remember.
We all know that Glasgow's no stranger when it comes to some of the best drinks in the business, but how do we far with gin? Join the Glasgow Gin Club this Friday in October as they present to you some of the best in the business alongside tasters and more.