Events

Thinking of staging an event? Not sure how to go about it? Speak to us!

Renfrewshire has a growing reputation as one of the best places in Scotland for events - so why don't you get in on the fun and stage an event of your own?

We can advise you on how to apply for funding to help with the cost of staging your event. We can also help you to promote your event - everything from highlighting it in the events section of this website to helping you with promotional printed materials. 

To get you started, you might want to download and fill out our event toolkit which is packed full of guidance:

Event toolkit (Microsoft Word)

Contact us

Get in touch with the Events Team and tell us about your event:

 

Fresh vegetables
25 October 2014 - Paisley Farmers' Market
Pick up some delicious freshly-grown produce or some of the finest baking and confectionery.
Saturday Art Classes
25 October 2014 - Saturday Art Class
Art Classes for 7-11 years
Drawer Boy
26 October 2014 - The Drawer Boy
A beautifully written tale set in Canada in 1972. A young actor, Miles, moves into a farm with two middle-aged farmers. Miles soon finds himself embroiled in their complex and intricate personal histories.
CR Showcase
27 October 2014 - Your Home, Your Street, Our Community
A one-day event at Paisley Town Hall about a safer, stronger and greener Renfrewshire.
Smokies
28 October 2014 - Smokies
A tasty tale of two lonely old spinsters who make a living catching and smoking fish on a remote shore.
Coats Observatory at night
28 October 2014 - Winter Viewing Nights at Coats Observatory
See the moon, planets and other astronomical wonders as never before through the powerful telescopes at Coats Observatory
29 October 2014 - Lunchtime Talks
A weekly line-up of free mini-lectures at Paisley Museum
30 October 2014 - Camcorder Classes
Get involved with Renfrewshire’s only movie making club for older people.
Cut
30 October 2014 - Cut
A dance theatre spectacle, taking audiences on a murder mystery tour throughout Paisley Town Hall. Not for the faint hearted.
30 October 2014 - Playdays@The Museum
Fun, interactive sessions for pre-school children aged 6 month- 4 years old & parent/ carer.
Spark LED drummers thumb
31 October 2014 - Paisley Halloween Festival
Get ready for a brand-new spooktacular! The first-ever Paisley Halloween Festival is set to be frightfully good fun.
Song Noir
31 October 2014 - Song Noir
Critically acclaimed Scottish electronic duo Pumajaw, present a new mutlimedia show featuring classic songs from Twin Peaks, Kill Bill and Play Misty for Me
Fireworks over Paisley Abbey
01 November 2014 - Annual Fireworks Spectacular
Renfrewshire's annual fireworks spectacular is back - and this year we have a science theme
01 November 2014 - Wee Red Dot Youth Film Festival
Join us for the essential young person's guide to film in Renfrewshire!
Dance Derby
04 November 2014 - Dance Derby
A powerful and hugely energetic dance theatre production depicting the dance marathons of 1930s America. In association with Scottish Opera.
05 November 2014 - Cinderella and Rockerfella
Trinity Theatre Group presents a modern, panto-style reworking of this classic tale.
06 November 2014 - Paisley Natural Society History Talks
These free monthly talks provide an interesting insight into various natural history topics.
Paisley Xmas Lights crowd
15 November 2014 - Paisley Christmas Lights Switch-on
See chart-topping boyband Union J perform for the crowds before the big switch-on.
Fireworks over Renfrew Town Hall
22 November 2014 - Renfrew Christmas Lights Switch-on
Expect fireworks, fun and festivities as Renfrew celebrates the build-up to Christmas.
St James Orchestra Jubilee Concert
22 November 2014 - St James’ Orchestra Jubilee Concert
Paisley’s amateur orchestra will mark their first 50 years with a special concert in Paisley Town Hall on Saturday 22 November.
23 November 2014 - St Vincent's Hospice Fundraising Events 2014
St Vincent's Hospice has a packed programme of fundraising events throughout the year.
Buddy Good Laugh
27 November 2014 - A Buddy Good Laugh
Our regular stand up comedy night continues with headliner Joe Heenan plus support
28 November 2014 - Macfloyd
Scotland’s leading tribute to Pink Floyd return to Paisley with a new show that looks back at the 30 year career of one of the world’s best loved rock bands.
Switching on Johnstone Christmas Lights
29 November 2014 - Johnstone Christmas Lights Switch-on
Johnstone's chance to shine in the festive spotlight - always a family favourite.
Thank You For The Music
12 December 2014 - Thank You For The Music
An all new sequin-spangled spectacular with all of Abba's hits including Dancing Queen, Waterloo and much much more!