It’s all about feeling good this weekend, whether that’s finding a unique vintage find at the market, petting a wee donkey or dancing in aid of charity- we’ve got just what you need.
Friday 4th December, 11pm-4am, Sub Club, 21 Jamaica Street, Glasgow, G1 4QD
With 100% of the money raised from this night of epic music going to foodbanks around Glasgow, get ready to dance to the sounds of DJ Job Jobse as Optimo make this a party to remember.
Entry: £10 Donation
Friday 4th December, 8pm, The Blue Lamp, 121 Gallowgate, Aberdeen, AB25 1BU
Hey, it’s ok if you’re now panicking and need to start dedicating some time to Christmas shopping. That can wait this Friday night, as Aberdeen has four comedians ready to help you start your weekend laughing (even if you then end up close to tears in the Saturday shopping crowd).
Saturday 5th December, 11am-5pm, Walkabout Glasgow, 128 Renfield Street, Glasgow, G2 3AL
Prepare to geek out with all this cosplay, graphic novels and cupcakes that will fill up Saturday real nicely. Stick around for the pub quiz and after party to compare your spoils from the day…you might even win a costume competition!
Friday 4th-Saturday 5th December, 10am-4am, Multiple Edinburgh locations, 16 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PF
If you fancy five minutes of fame, McDonalds are filming their new adverts with participating passengers who are willing to sing along to Wizzard’s ‘I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday’ in exchange for a free cab ride in Edinburgh. Now’s your time to shine!
Entry: Free if you sing…
Saturday 5th December, 10am-5pm, Barras Art and Design (BAaD), 54 Calton Entry, Glasgow, G40 2SB
Make your way along to the very first Braw Wee Fair to scope out some vintage bargains, up-cycled furniture, clothes and more…who knows what you might find?
Saturday 5th December, 7pm, O2 ABC Glasgow, 330 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JA
Our interview with Shura got us feeling all dreamy and stepping out for a moody walk around the city. Take your Saturday night to another level with some of Shura’s music as the London songstress graces Glasgow.
Sunday 6th December, 10am-5pm, National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride, G76 9HR
Well, this was just a little bit adorable so we couldn’t leave it out. If you’re the type of person who gets excited when you walk past a dog or any living creature, you can meet the festive donkeys and Shetland foals. You’re welcome.
Sunday 6th December, 8:30pm, The Stand, 5 York Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EB
We could all do with a bit of a laugh on Sunday night (especially if the previous few days of festivities have left us feeling a little bit tender). Forget about the week ahead and chill out with some comedy from Eric Davidson, Ben Verth and Sian Bevan.
Entry: £5/Members £1