Community events in Renfrewshire

View all the upcoming Community events taking place throughout Renfrewshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Renfrewshire

Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt

Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt

14th November 2020 - 3rd January 2021
Paisley

Christmas might be a little different this year but there's still plenty of festive cheer in Paisley town centre with the Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt!
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Paisley & Renfrewshire Salvation Army Toy Appeal

Paisley & Renfrewshire Salvation Army Toy Appeal

30th November 2020 - 4th December 2020

For 30 years Paisley Salvation Army has been providing toys for the children of Renfrewshire and again this year they are looking for donations to their Christmas Toy Appeal.
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Christmas Eve Jingle

Christmas Eve Jingle

24th December 2020
National Event

Let's end 2020 with a bit of magic, hope and togetherness by heading outside at 6pm on Christmas Eve and ringing a bell to spread Christmas spirit!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

17th June 2020 - 31st December 2020

Alzheimer Scotland's Dementia Advisor is now delivering free, interactive and informative online Dementia Friends information sessions throughout East Renfrewshire.

Find out about Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Eaglesham Street Library

The Eaglesham Street Library

Selected dates between 31st October 2020 - 6th June 2021

The Eaglesham Street Library is an unmanned weekly box of donated books that sits outside the steps of the Montgomerie Hall every Saturday between 10am and 8pm.

Find out about The Eaglesham Street Library on What's On East Renfrewshire
Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail

Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail

21st November 2020 - 24th December 2020

All About Barrhead have teamed up with High Street Safari to create an interactive Christmas story-trail for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about Barrhead’s Christmas Spirit Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Clarkston Christmas Trail

The Clarkston Christmas Trail

21st November 2020 - 24th December 2020

I Love Clarkston have teamed up with High Street Safari to create an interactive Christmas story-trail for all the family to enjoy!

Find out about The Clarkston Christmas Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED

Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

All About Barrhead and I Love Clarkston Business Improvement Districts have come together to host the Kids Out Christmas Gift Drive!

Find out about Kids Out Christmas Charity Gift Drive - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Netherlee Living Advent

Netherlee Living Advent

1st December 2020 - 24th December 2020

Netherlee's Living Advent Calendar is set to create some much needed festive magic for everyone to enjoy in the countdown to Christmas, bringing the community closer together!

Find out about Netherlee Living Advent on What's On East Renfrewshire
Neilston Window Wanderland

Neilston Window Wanderland

6th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

Come on a magical evening walk and enjoy colourful displays in the windows of Neilston this Christmas when the village hosts a Window Wanderland between the 6th and 13th December!

Find out about Neilston Window Wanderland on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness

East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness

7th December 2020

Karen and Lorraine from East Renfrewshire Carers Centre will be holding the next Action for Happiness online gathering on 7th December at 11am!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness on What's On East Renfrewshire
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in

Selected dates between 8th January 2021 - 17th December 2021

Every Friday at Clarkston Library, trained volunteers offer a friendly listening ear to anyone affected by cancer, including those with a cancer diagnosis, as well as family and friends.

Find out about Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Drop-in on What's On East Renfrewshire
Eaglesham Fair

Eaglesham Fair

5th June 2021

It's always a fun filled family day out at the bi-annual Eaglesham Fair being held on Saturday 5th June 2021!

Find out about Eaglesham Fair on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED

31st December 2020

There's a reason why Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party is world renowned... it's THE place to be on New Year's Eve.

Find out about Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Royal Highland Show 2021

Royal Highland Show 2021

17th June 2021 - 20th June 2021

One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 17th June!

Find out about Royal Highland Show 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
The Forth Awards

The Forth Awards

18th November 2021

The Forth Awards 2021 - What are you waiting for? An afternoon with the stars awaits at the Usher Hall in November!

Find out about The Forth Awards on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Aberdour Festival

Aberdour Festival

30th July 2021 - 8th August 2021

The Aberdour Festival is possibly the best festival of the Summer, each year playing host to an exciting and packed programme of events!

Find out about Aberdour Festival on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

My Shawlands Christmas Pinata Trail

My Shawlands Christmas Pinata Trail

23rd November 2020 - 31st December 2020

This festive season, there are fifty wonderful pinatas hiding in the windows of the amazing businesses in Shawlands, can you find them all?

Find out about My Shawlands Christmas Pinata Trail on What's On Glasgow
Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival

Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

The annual Helensburgh Winter Festival has been cancelled this year due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, so it's going online instead!

Find out about Helensburgh ‘Virtual’ Winter Festival on What's On Glasgow
Govan Christmas Window Wanderland

Govan Christmas Window Wanderland

9th December 2020 - 10th December 2020

Come on a magical evening walk and enjoy colourful displays in the windows of Govan this Christmas when Govan Window Wanderland returns on the 9th & 10th December!

Find out about Govan Christmas Window Wanderland on What's On Glasgow
Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail

Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail

14th December 2020 - 30th December 2020

A group of penguins have escaped from the zoo and have invaded Craigton, Southside & Southeast areas of Glasgow and it is your mission to try and spot as many as you can!

Find out about Craigton & Southside Christmas Penguin Trail on What's On Glasgow
Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

28th August 2021 - 5th September 2021

The 2021 Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire, marking the 1263 Battle of Largs, will be held between the 28th August and 5th September!

Find out about Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Lanark Winter Wonderland

Lanark Winter Wonderland

21st November 2020 - 28th December 2020

We know how different and difficult this festive season is going to be for all of us... so here's lots of reasons from Discover Lanark why this Christmas in Lanark can still be extra special!

Find out about Lanark Winter Wonderland on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Stirling Highland Games

Stirling Highland Games

21st August 2021

The annual Stirling Highland Games returns for its 150-year celebration on Saturday 21st August 2021, promising a great day out for all the family!

Find out about Stirling Highland Games on What's On Stirling

Events in Other Areas

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Popular Events

Paisley Farmers Market
Ayrshire Farmers Markets hold a market in Paisley Town Centre on the second and last Saturdays of each month!
The Jingle Bell Elf Trail
Walk or jog around Paisley and Johnstone's town centres and find all of the hidden Active Communities elves on this festive trail for all the family!
The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival Glasgow
The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival... featuring pantomimes, huge Christmas parties, festive movie screenings, fireworks, comedy, food trucks & more!
Christmas Eve Jingle
Let's end 2020 with a bit of magic, hope and togetherness by heading outside at 6pm on Christmas Eve and ringing a bell to spread Christmas spirit!
Santa’s Reindeer Hunt
Santa's reindeer have come to visit RSPB Lochwinnoch and are spending their time out on the reserve near the Aird meadow trail... how many can you spot?

Popular Venues

Beacon Arts Centre Braehead Arena Johnstone Town Hall Paisley Arts Centre The Bungalow Paisley