What’s on in Glasgow for you this weekend?
There’s a lot to do around the city this weekend, but some things to keep an eye on are the following:1.
The big event at the Edinburgh Fringe is due to take place on Saturday.2.
The Glasgow International Festival of Arts is also taking place, but it’s not due to begin until tomorrow.3.
There’s an opening ceremony for the Glasgow City Arts Centre and a day of performances and community events.4.
Glasgow International Film Festival runs from April 24 to 26.5.
The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will host the first ever Scottish International Women’s Open.6.
Glasgow’s International Science and Technology Festival kicks off with the International Astronautical Congress on Sunday, April 29.7.
Edinburgh International Film festival will screen The King of Kong in its entirety, along with other international films.8.
Glasgow is set to host the 2019 Edinburgh International Festival on April 22.9.
The Edinburgh International Food Festival kicks of on Saturday, April 24.10.
The Scots Festival of Contemporary Art (SCA) will hold its final exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum on Friday, April 20.11.
Glasgow Festival of Music, Art, and Design will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the SCA on Saturday April 26.12.
The National Film and Television School will hold a special screening of the Edinburgh International Competition Film Festival on Thursday, April 18.13.
Glasgow will host a special Glasgow International Music Festival on Friday April 19, with live music, art, arts and culture.14.
Glasgow has a special Festival of the Arts on Friday and Saturday April 20, as well as the International Folk Music Festival.15.
Glasgow Jazz Festival returns to the Edinburgh Centre on Saturday with a three-night festival.16.
Glasgow Folk Festival returns on Sunday April 21, with a special concert series featuring new artists.17.
Glasgow Dance Festival returns this weekend.18.
Glasgow Film Festival is hosting a special edition of The Film Showcase on Saturday May 2.19.
Glasgow Music Festival returns next week.20.
Glasgow Comedy Festival returns April 26, and it will feature a live comedy show from Glasgow’s favourite comedians.21.
The Art Gallery of Scotland will hold an exhibition of contemporary art from all over the world.22.
The International Food Film Festival will run from April 23 to 26, with some of the world’s best food, arts, and fashion showcasing in the UK.23.
The Scottish Film Awards is holding a special awards show at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday May 3.24.
The Irish Film Festival kicks-off on Sunday with the Edinburgh Film Festival.25.
The SCA celebrates its 25th Anniversary with the Glasgow International Folk Festival on Sunday.26.
The Arts Council of Scotland celebrates the 50th anniversary with the Scottish International Film Awards.27.
Glasgow and Scotland celebrate Scotland’s 150th birthday with a cultural and entertainment showcase.28.
Glasgow City Council holds its inaugural public meetings.29.
The Royal Scottish Ballet performs its first performance in Edinburgh’s Albert Hall.30.
Glasgow Mayor Stewart Hosie and the city’s Chief Constable David Stewart-Clyne hold a public debate on the future of the city.31.
The City of Edinburgh’s Arts Council is holding an event to celebrate the city as a cultural centre.32.
The University of Glasgow’s new Centre for Film Studies opens for business on Saturday evening.33.
Glasgow hosts the inaugural Art of Film festival on Saturday morning.34.
The Fylde Art Gallery opens for exhibition on Saturday afternoon.35.
The First Minister of Scotland and First Minister for Scotland Mark Hurd will join the Glasgow Film and Sound Festival.36.
The inaugural Edinburgh Film Awards Ceremony will take place at the Scottish National Gallery on Saturday night.37.
Glasgow holds the world-leading annual Art of Animation conference for its annual Film and Video Festival.38.
Glasgow opens for the world premiere of the UK’s first-ever CGI-animated short, The First People.39.
Glasgow becomes the first city in the world to host its first-of-its-kind Film and Music Festival in 2017.40.
The UK’s biggest arts festival, The Glasgow Film Awards, is held on Saturday and Sunday April 20 and 21.41.
The first Scottish International Music and Arts Festival is held in Glasgow on Saturday to celebrate music and culture from around the world, including music from Glasgow.42.
Glasgow celebrates its 50th year as a city of arts with the 10th-annual Scottish International Festival.43.
Glasgow prepares to host Glasgow International Science, Technology and Mathematics Festival (STM), which runs from Friday April 27 to Sunday May 2 with the UK-wide STM competition.44.
Glasgow welcomes the 2019 International Science Festival to the city, with more than 200,000 students and visitors from around 180 countries coming to the capital to attend.45.
Glasgow University is celebrating its 150th anniversary, with the first anniversary of its STM conference set to be celebrated with a lecture by