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What's on in Lanarkshire

Welcome to What's on Lanarkshire, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Lanarkshire taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Lanarkshire

You'll find the most popular Lanarkshire events on the website right now, right here!

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

10th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!

Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

25th September 2020 - 31st October 2020

Don't miss Anarchy, a terrifyingly unforgettable experience where terror rules and your fate can change with every turn, at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!

Haunted Maize Maze

Haunted Maize Maze

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Between the 26th and 31st October terrifying characters will entertain and scare you from beyond the grave at Valley View at Gouldings' Haunted Maize Maze!

Featured events in Lanarkshire

There are thousands of events in Lanarkshire every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Saturday Night Live at The Stand

Saturday Night Live at The Stand

24th October 2020
Online Event

By popular demand, Saturday Night Live At The Stand is back in your home, live from Edinburgh on Saturday 24th October!

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

24th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Tall Stories proudly present a special live-streamed version of their much-loved reimagining of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic book The Snail and the Whale!

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

24th October 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!

New Lanark Makers Market

New Lanark Makers Market

24th October 2020

New Lanark's regular Makers Market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers, crafters and artists across Scotland!

New Events in Lanarkshire

You'll find all the latest Lanarkshire events that have been added to the website right here!

Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

3rd December 2020
Online Event

Help Maggie's spread some holiday cheer and join them, with your family, for their online singalong Christmas concert on Thursday 3rd December!
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A Closer Look

A Closer Look

26th Oct 2020 - 12th Nov 2020

A Closer Look is a photographic exhibition of Lanark's Closes by Kirsten Harris at The Tolbooth between the 26th October and 12th November!
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The Secret Theatre

The Secret Theatre

21st Dec 2020 - 24th Dec 2020
Online Event

Scottish Ballet will bring the magic of theatre to your home this Christmas thanks to their brand-new film, The Secret Theatre!
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Latest Lanarkshire News

Closing date approaches in hunt for young digital champions from across Lanarkshire

Closing date approaches in hunt for young digital champions from across Lanarkshire

There are just a few days left for young people age 18-28 from Lanarkshire to become digital champions as part of the creation of the world's first Rural Youth Project Smart Village.
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Remembrance 2020 North Lanarkshire

Remembrance 2020 North Lanarkshire

The Royal British Legion is encouraging people to mark Remembrance Day safely from their doorsteps by taking part in a national two-minute silence.
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Scottish hospitality sector launches Save our Jobs campaign

Scottish hospitality sector launches Save our Jobs campaign

Some of the top names in Scottish hospitality have launched a new ‘Save Our Jobs’ campaign calling for urgent support from Westminster and Holyrood to safeguard up to 100,000 jobs.
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Glasgow to host spooktacular Halloween events

Glasgow to host spooktacular Halloween events

After a sensational summer tour of sell-out shows, The Parking Lot Social team returns to their home city for a Halloween edition of their massive, interactive drive-in events.
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Lanarkshire

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Lanarkshire theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

24th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Tall Stories proudly present a special live-streamed version of their much-loved reimagining of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic book The Snail and the Whale!
Read more

The Coming of the Messiah: Jeremiah

The Coming of the Messiah: Jeremiah

27th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Join Drama Kirk online as they explore through performance who the prophets were, what they told us and what that means for us today.
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Santa’s Magical Circus

Santa’s Magical Circus

27th Nov 2020 - 24th Dec 2020

Santa Claus has been kidnapped by an evil witch who is trying to ruin Christmas, with the help of a fairy and clown, can you help save Santa and Christmas by finding his outfit, reindeer and more!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Lanarkshire

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Lanarkshire! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

The Snail and the Whale - Live Streamed

24th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Tall Stories proudly present a special live-streamed version of their much-loved reimagining of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic book The Snail and the Whale!
Read more

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

24th October 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
Read more

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

25th October 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
Read more

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Activities in Lanarkshire

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Arietta Choir

Arietta Choir

Arietta is a female voice choir of around 30 voices.We meet on Monday evenings at 7.30pm in Holy Cross High School in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire.

Zumba Ashley Mil

Zumba Ashley Mil

Zumba classes on every Tuesday & Thursday 7-8pmRutherglen Old Parish Chruch, G73 1JPA fun exercise class inspired by Latin Rhythms. No dance experience...

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Attractions in Lanarkshire

Lanarkshire and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Airdrie Town Hall

Airdrie Town Hall

Find out what's on at Airdrie Town Hall and book your tickets online with What's On Lanarkshire!

Wonder World Soft Play East Kilbride

Wonder World Soft Play East Kilbride

Our East Kilbride venue offers families slides, go karts, climbing wall, ball pools, trampolines and much more within our extensive soft play area.

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Eating & Drinking in Lanarkshire

Eating out in Lanarkshire is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

The Railway Tavern Motherwell

The Railway Tavern Motherwell

The Railway Tavern is a vibrant and busy pub situated in Motherwell Town centre. Famous for its live music, great bar food, large beer garden and lively atmosphere, it's everyone’s favourite local!

The Scrib Tree

The Scrib Tree

Cosy and welcoming, The Scrib Tree is an enthusiastic champion of Lanarkshire farm produce and handcrafted gifts!

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Popular Events

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s
The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival
From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!
Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy
Don't miss Anarchy, a terrifyingly unforgettable experience where terror rules and your fate can change with every turn, at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Haunted Maize Maze
Between the 26th and 31st October terrifying characters will entertain and scare you from beyond the grave at Valley View at Gouldings' Haunted Maize Maze!
Strathclyde Country Park Fireworks Display - CANCELLED
Celebrate bonfire night safely with a bang at the annual Strathclyde Country Park Firework Display on Thursday 5th November 2020!

Popular Venues

Airdrie Town Hall East Kilbride Arts Centre East Kilbride Village Theatre Lanark Memorial Hall Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre Rutherglen Town Hall The Town House Hamilton