What’s on guide – 26 October

Friday 26th October, 2018

Something wicked this way comes… Paisley Halloween Festival takes over the town centre this weekend with lots of Spooktacular activities for all the family.

As well as the festival, there’s plenty of things for everyone to enjoy across Renfrewshire – including top hockey action, live music and more!

Take a look at what’s on this weekend with the Paisley.is team.


Paisley Halloween Festival – Friday 26 and Saturday 27 October

Paisley Halloween Festival is fast establishing a reputation as a must-see event – so join us and be a part of something wicked! On Friday night, enjoy a Murder Mystery Night at local restaurant Zambretto and two costumed balls at Paisley Town Hall – one for ages 12-16 and the other strictly over 18s. The Festival takes full swing on Saturday with a full day of activities at the Main Stage, Paisley Town Hall and Abbey before a 500-strong parade with spectacular floats makes its way through the town at 6pm. Plus, don’t miss breathtaking aerial displays, flying witches and performances from Beltane Fire Society, Mr Wilson’s Second Liners and the mesmerising Spark! LED drummers well into the evening. Visit the Paisley Halloween Festival 2018 event page here for more information and event times.


The Sectors – The Bungalow

The Sectors return to Paisley’s The Bungalow on Friday a set influenced by 60’s garage, Mod and soul. Don’t miss fantastically energetic covers of The Jam, Small Faces, The Who, The Kinks, Ocean Colour scene, The Yardbirds, The Move, Paul Weller, Northern Soul and a host of Britpop classics.

When: Friday 26 October

Where: The Bungalow, Paisley

Check for ticket availability here (Link opens in a new browser window).

Glasgow Clan v Milton Keynes Lightning

The Glasgow Clan are in Elite League action against Milton Keynes Lightning at Braehead Arena on Saturday evening. Clan have played the same number of matches as MK this season and sit four points ahead in the league table. A win could push Clan up to 5th in the table.

When: Saturday 27 October – 7pm face off

Where: Braehead Arena

Find out more and check for ticket availability here (Link opens in a new browser window).


Erskine Bridge Buster 10k

Have you ever fancied running over the iconic Erskine Bridge? Well now you can by taking on this scenic route, beginning at Erskine Sports Centre before heading along the waterfront and through the woodlands of Boden Boo. Then, make your way across the landmark Erskine Bridge and back to complete the 10k race. Participants must be aged 15 years old or older on the day of the race and you must sign up in advance.

When: Sunday 28 October – 10:30am

Where: Erskine Sports Centre

Sign up here (Link opens in a new browser window).

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Totally wicked

Lily Blake
Paisley Halloween participant