Events Around Strathclyde

Today to Tue 16 Jul, closest first.    

More details - Mister Magnolia
A new family musical adaptation of the wonderful Quentin Blake story. Mister Magnolia has many things, such as an old trumpet that goes rooty-toot, some very fat owls learning to hoot, a big purple dinosaur who’s a magnificent brute, two sisters who play the flute, and even a swimming pool.
The Amphitheatre,Ardanaiseig Hotel, Kilchrenan by Taynuilt
Thu 11 Jul 19

More details - The Comedy of Errors
Open-Air Shakespeare production, bring along a picnic and enjoy this wonderful comedy in a beautiful setting. Folky Theatre present Shakespeare’s classic tale of mistaken identities. After being separated from their twins in a shipwreck, Antipholus and his servant Dromio go to Ephesus to find them.
The Amphitheatre Ardanaiseig Hotel, Kilchrenan by Taynuilt
Sun 14 Jul 19

More details - Sma' Shot Day 2019
The Sma’ Shot celebration always takes place on the first Saturday in July – to mark the time of year when the weavers and their families would traditionally take their holidays. Everyone is invited to join the annual party on Saturday 6 July from 12 noon to 5pm.
Sma’ Shot Lane
Sat 6 Jul 19

More details - Barshaw Gala Day
You know summer is here when the bunting goes up and Barshaw Park gets set to host its annual gala day bash!
Barshaw Park, Glasgow Road, Paisley
Sat 22 Jun 19

More details - Stewarton United Beer Festival
Stewarton’s only food and drink festival returns in 2019 with one major change...we are going to be outside at Lainshaw Primary with one session from 12 - 7pm. Keep an eye on our social media for announcements of the vendors that will be attending on the day.
Lainshaw Primary School, Kilwinning Road
Sat 22 Jun 19

More details - Zippo's Circus 2019 'The Magnificent Top Hat'
Zippos Circus is back on the road for 2019 with a new show titled The Magnificent Top Hat, celebrating 21 years since ringmaster Norman Barrett first appeared at Zippos Circus.
Victoria Park, Victoria Park Drive North, GLASGOW
Today to Sun 23 Jun

More details - Book Fair
A monthly book fair selling a wide variety of second hand, vintage and antiquarian books as well as prints, maps and other paper ephemera.
Hopkirk Building, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Fri 12 Jul to Mon 15 Jul, Fri 9 Aug to Mon 12 Aug

More details - Glasgow Big Band Dance Night - 23 June 2019
Grab your partner and join the Glasgow swing big band That Swing Sensation for a great night of social dancing from Scotland’s big swing dance band fresh from their sell-out show at the Edinburgh Fringe.
Glasgow University Union
Sun 23 Jun 19

More details - Ice Age: The Lost Kingdom
Over 40 prehistoric animals – from woolly mammoths to dire wolves – will take over Glasgow this summer, as Europe’s first ever animatronic Ice Age experience “Ice Age: The Lost Kingdom” comes to Rouken Glen Park from 22nd June – 14th July.
Rouken Glen Park, Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock, Glasgow
Sat 22 Jun 19 to Sun 14 Jul

After the success of last year’s Masterclass sessions with our Golf Pro we have introduced them again for 2019. These sessions are aimed at those who are looking to gain some pointers on their current game and take part in a group tuition session to help get your handicap down.
Annanhill Golf, Irvine Road, Kilmarnock,
Tue 2 Jul 19 to Thu 4 Jul

To celebrate the Scottish Open we are offering all visitors a Buy One Get One Free offer on all rounds purchased over this week. Subject to availability. Booking essential.
Annanhill Golf, Irvine Road, Kilmarnock,
Mon 8 Jul 19 to Sun 14 Jul

More details - Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the absorption of the divine power, many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain, that have been declared as “incurable” by the medical profession.
Mercure Glasgow City Hotel, 201 Ingram St. Glasgow
Sun 7 Jul, Sun 18 Aug

More details - An Unforgettable Afternoon of Music
We have invited groups from South Africa, the USA, and Scotland to perform in Scotland July 2019, and we would love if you could join us. Experience the unique sounds and styles that are to be brought to one of Scotland’s most renowned venues: Glasgow City Halls.
Glasgow City Halls, Albion Street 97-101, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sun 7 Jul 19

More details - K2-4
24 hour races have been growing in popularity in recent years with events like Endure 24 and Thunder Run attracting thousands of runners for what have been described as ’Glastonbury for runners’. The K2-4 Trail Race is Scotland’s newest 24 hour ultramarathon.
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Fri 28 Jun 19 and Sat 29 Jun

More details - TRANSFORMERS
Take home your very own caterpillar and watch it transform into a beautiful Painted Lady Butterfly. Learn how to care for it and prepare for its hatching and release.
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Tue 2 Jul, Thu 4 Jul

Booking essential. Family event suitable for ages 6+. Children must be accompanied by adults. No pets. Evening meal and breakfast provided. Please bring your own tent and bedding.
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Wed 3 Jul 19 and Thu 4 Jul

More details - BUSHCRAFT
Learn to leave no trace in the great outdoors, including different techniques for fire building, fire lighting, foraging skills and hammock building.
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Tue 9 Jul 19

More details - DIPPING AT THE DEAN
Delve the depths to discover the aquatic species living in the park. Explore the world of newts, caddis flies and water tigers.
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Wed 10 Jul 19

More details - RAFTIN’ DAFT
Will Captain Spud safely sail the choppy waters of the river? Come along and put your raft building skills to the test. Spuds, string and top tips provided!
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Thu 11 Jul 19

More details - DEN BUILDING
Learn how to put a roof over your head using natural materials and practice different techniques. Will your den survive the Bucket Challenge?
Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock
Tue 16 Jul 19

Workshops to guide you in using the collections to research your local and family history. There is a maximum number of 6 places per workshop, therefore, booking is essential
Burns Monument Centre, Kay Park, Kilmarnock
Thu 27 Jun

More details - Greatest Showman Sing-Along Kilmarnock
THE GREATEST SHOW IS COMING TO KILMARNOCK’S PALACE THEATRE THIS SUMMER! Sing-Along to the musical sensations most famous tracks including; This is Me, Never Enough, From Now On, A Million Dream and more.
Palace Theatre, 9 Green Street, Kilmarnock
Sat 29 Jun 19

More details - TEENY EXPLORERS
Block 1: 23 April - 21 May ? Block 2: 28 May - 25 June ? Ignite your curiosity with our weekly EXPLORERS club Engage the senses with creative fun, story, song, imagination, discovery, explorations and tactile sensations. For children and their grownups!
Dick Institute, Elmbank Avenue
Today to Thu 20 Jun

This exhibition highlights artwork produced in response to the Dick Institute’s exhibition programme over the past school year, by pupils from East Ayrshire’s Gaelic language provision primary school ‘Sgoil na coille nuaidhe’, translated as ‘New Beginnings School’.
Dick Institute, Elmbank Avenue
Today to Sat 22 Jun

Displaced. ‘Force (someone) to leave their home, typically because of war, persecution, or natural disaster.’ Travelling Gallery’s Spring 2019 exhibition, Displaced, will explore how artists and creatives are responding to global migration and the refugee crisis now.
Dick Institute, Elmbank Avenue
Thu 20 Jun, Sat 22 Jun

Things to do in Strathclyde