Whats On in Renfrewshire

Our What's On section aims to be the one stop comprehensive guide to find out what's on in Renfrewshire. From events, classes and clubs to car boot sales, live music and theatre performances, click on our calendar to filter by activity, day or time.

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Ages of Wonder - Art of Etching
Thurs 26 April to Sun 24 June

Featuring the very best of historic and contemporary Scottish printmaking from the Royal Scottish Academy of Art & Architecture's collections.


Paisley Art Institute 130th Annual Exhibition
Sun 20 May – Sun 24 Jun

The Paisley Art Institute's 130th Annual Art Exhibition will contain artworks by the best contemporary talent from all over Scotland and beyond, attracted to paisley with many prizes available to all exhibiting artists.

Strictly TAPDance and TAPfit
Monday & Wednesday Evenings

World's first tap dancing fitness workout from Australia!


Wilson Dunsmore Duo
Wednesday 20 June 2018 14:00:00

Paisley-born guitarist, Ross Wilson, joins Lewis Dunsmore in a special performance of guitar music from the Renaissance to the present day.

Author event: Lindsay Littleson
Tuesday 26 June 2018 16:00:00

Best-selling children's author Lindsay Littleson visits Paisley Central Library to talk about her thrilling new book , 'A Pattern of Secrets'. Hear Lindsay talk about her inspiration for Paisley based Victorian story.

Fest! Summer 2018
Thursday 28 June 2018 10:00:00

Performing Arts Festival for ages 3-21

MZA Sneaky Fringe Previews
Fri 29 & Sat 30 June, 7.30pm

Take a comedy sneak peek and enjoy two nights of hilarious all-star Edinburgh Fringe previews with Daniel Sloss, Craig Hill, Kai Humphries and Gareth Waugh.


Indoor Car Boot Sale
Sunday 1 July 2018 10:00:00

Paisley Indoor Bowling Club car boot sale

Weave Festival and Sma' Shot Day
Saturday 7 July 2018 10:00:00

This popular multi-arts festival celebrates Paisley's rich history of weaving and radicalism, encapsulated in the famous victory of the town's weavers in the historic 'sma' shot' dispute.

26th and 28th July at 7pm and 29th July at 3pm

This summer get ready to experience opera like never before as Scottish Opera goes on a field trip to Paisley. And everyone is invited!

Susie McCabe: Domestic Disaster
Friday 7 September 2018 19:30:00

Fastest selling comic of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2017 is back with her brand new show.

Renfrewshire Doors Open Days
Saturday 8 - Sunday 9 September

Explore architectural treasures, hidden gems and some curiosities (have you ever see the Paisley Abbey gargoyle inspired by the move Alien?) as venues across Renfrewshire throw their doors open to visitors.

Walk Like a Man
Wednesday 10 October 2018 19:30:00

Walk Like A Man takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.

The Spree
Friday 12 October 2018 19:30:00

Paisley's hugely-popular arts festival returns for its seventh edition and promises another packed programme of music, comedy, drama, dance and film.

Paisley Halloween Festival
Friday 26 October 2018 18:00:00

Expect some ghoulishly good fun for all the family with a full weekend 'spooktacular' of Halloween activities!

Paisley Christmas Lights Switch-On
Saturday 17 November 2018 12:00:00

Join Santa, Rudolph and some very special musical guests for Paisley's annual festive extravaganza.

Renfrew Christmas Lights Switch-On
Saturday 24 November 2018 12:00:00

Get in the festive spirit as Renfrew turns on its town lights.

Johnstone Christmas Lights Switch-On
Saturday 1 December 2018 12:00:00

Johnstone gets set for the festive season with a busy day of family fun.

Stewart Francis: Into The Punset
Thursday 6 December 2018 20:00:00

The star of 'Mock the Week', 'Live at the Apollo' and 'Crackerjack' embarks on a brand-new show, being his last tour ever.






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