What to do in Glasgow this weekend (7th-9th May)?

Hello Weegies! Our weekend tips finally resume after a small break due to you know what… Events are slowly starting back so here’s a short selection of great things to do in Glasgow this weekend. Enjoy!


What to do in Glasgow this Friday 7th May

Immersive experience Ghosts by National Theatre of Scotland – from 26th April till 9th May – £4.99


A young man in 18th Century Glasgow, leads us on atmospheric journey of 500+ years of resistance through the streets of the Merchant City down to the River Clyde.

Download the app, plug in your headphones, and lose yourself in this poetic storytelling experience, exploring the myth of Scotland’s collective amnesia of slavery and racialised wealth, of empire and identity.

Surrounded by AR visuals, haunting voices and music, Ghosts will take you on a physical and emotional journey. A lament to lives lost and an impassioned call to action in the present day. Take a socially distanced walk through the heart of modern Glasgow and see an essential vision of the city.

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What to do in Glasgow this Saturday 8th May

Glasgow Farmers Market at Mansfield Park – from 10am to 2pm – Free

Glasgow Farmers Market

With over 40 producers assembling at the twice-monthly market you are guaranteed to find something tempting. In addition to the fabulous fare to takeaway, there are always samples on offer and snacks to enjoy whilst soaking in the market atmosphere with traditional Scottish music and face-painting for the younger ones.

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Exhibition Fly Away Home by Martha Orbach at the Hidden Gardens – from 30th April 2021 till 30th May – Free

Martha Orbach presents 21 handprinted flags mapping navigations across our interconnected world as our climate changes.


What to do in Glasgow this Sunday 9th May

The Barras Market – Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 4pm – Free

Flea Market Glasgow

Come along and grab yourself a bargain or two at this Glasgow institution!


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Have a great weekend Weegies!

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