Fun Events in Glasgow

You Glasgow folk sure do know how to have good time, which is why, when you want to know what's on in the city, there are bucket-loads of fun events to choose from. Whether it's wild club nights, raucous student parties, lively bar bashes or offbeat experiences, there are some seriously fun events every night of the week. Check out our recommendations for some of the most fun events in Glasgow. 

Last updated on 6th February 2018

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The Chocolate Men are strutting into town and they're bringing a whole lot of sexiness with them. Expect the biggest moves, the best bodies and the most fun at this night of male cabaret.

19:00 - 21:30
Cabaret/Burlesque, Hen Party, Something A Little Different, Themed Nights
Hip Hop/RnB
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This super fun Glasgow event will help you to unleash your inner vixen. Under the direction of international burlesque sensation Tom Harlow, you'll learn the basics of the artform, and some more intermediate moves as well before turning those skills into an actual performance. 

11:00 - 15:00
Cabaret/Burlesque, Classes, Daytime, Something A Little Different
Burlesque/Piano
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This fun Glasgow event lets you put your sleuthing skills to the test as you solve clues and follow the map to find the ultimate treasure - a Glasgow pub where you'll receive 20% off your food and drinks bill. 

10:00 - 22:00
Daytime, Walks & Tours, Quiz Night, Something A Little Different
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This fun Glasgow event also comes in aid of a good cause. The Glitter and Grind Revue will be teaming up with Cabaret vs Cancer to bring you an evening of fun and fabulous perforances.

19:30 - 22:00
Cabaret/Burlesque, Live Music, Themed Nights
Burlesque/Piano
Merchant City
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Break up your week with a night of wild burlesque and cabaret! Every first Wednesday of the month, some of Glasgow’s most talented performers descend onto one place for you to cheer and whoop, and you could even win in a raffle!

19:30 - 23:00
Cabaret/Burlesque, Something A Little Different, Theatre/Arts, Hen Party
Merchant City
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Interspersed with blaring music, competitions and performances comes this life-drawing class that puts contortionists, jugglers, beefcakes and burlesque performers in the spotlight; head to Stereo for the monthly event.

13:00 - 15:00
Something A Little Different, Classes, Theatre/Arts
Not Applicable
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Are you ready to witness some of the country’s best drag queens? This fun Glasgow event sees some of the greatest queens in Scotland and the UK bring their brand of unique, charismatic, and fabulous performances.

19:30 - 22:00
Cabaret/Burlesque, Something A Little Different, Theatre/Arts, Themed Nights
Burlesque/Piano
Merchant City
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A very fun event in Glasgow every week, Neverland is where the over 18s get to act like big kids. The Sauchiehall Street club keeps revellers feeling forever young, with fun party tunes, a big screen for tweeting, and best of all a bouncy castle where you can relive your 8th birthday, only this time you're old enough to stay out on a school night. With two DJs and £1 drinks, this Thursday night party is a fun one in Glasgow every week. 

23:00 - 03:00
Student Night, Clubbing, Fun Time Partying
Party Mash Up
Sauchiehall Street Area

The Scotland International Burlesque Festival is bringing the best quality burlesque the country has to offer, with high octane glamour, pure sexiness and sensational performances.

Happily Affordable
Glasgow City Centre
@ The Lane Bar @ The Grosvenor on Every Thursday

Some of us are blessed with pretty big brains, so what if you're blessed with a big brain full of movie facts? Then there's only the one thing for it. Join The Lane Bar ever Thursday in Glasgow as you work your way through a hilarious selection of quiz rounds and questions.

21:00 - 23:00
Quiz Night
Not Applicable
West End

We all know about bingo and some of us can't be dragged away from the telly box for it, or can we? Coming at you every 4th Wednesday of the month, this is one of the most unique nights out in Glasgow as you pair hooting and hollering bingo numbers with drag queens, drinks and more.

21:00
Quiz Night
Party Mash Up
West End

Why not get top quality stand up this Saturday night? The Stand’s Saturday Show has sold out every week for the past five years by bringing together five different acts, the best comperes and top quality headliners from around the UK and abroad.

21:00 - 19:30
Comedy
Not Applicable

The Pretty Ugly Cub is a hidden gem in the form of a kicking Glasgow club night. A very fun event in Glasgow's nightlife calendar Pretty Ugly means it's ladies night at the decks, as Aarti, Pam & Lynne, "three gals with good tunes and bad moves who like dark scuzzy clubs and sweaty sticky dancefloors," spin some of the the best alternative tunes in town. A cool and quirky club night with pop classics, retro finds and indie and electro favourites. A fun-tastic night out in Glasgow. 

23:00 - 03:00
Fun Time Partying
Rock n Roll
Argyle Street Area

Jam Nights

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@ Boteco Do Brasil on Every Thursday

Boteco Do Brasil's jam sessions are a force to be reckoned with. A weekly dose of rhythm, this fun Glasgow event, sees musicians of all walks of life get together for a reggae, Afrobeat, carnival clash of sounds that comes together for a night you won't forget in a hurry. Head down, to play, dance or even just watch, some of the best, most spontaneous and informal live music in Glasgow. 

21:00 - 03:00
Live Music, Fun Time Partying
Live Music
Merchant City

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