What’s On this weekend: 18 October 2019

Friday 18th October, 2019

The weekend is upon us… what’s your plans?

It’s the closing weekend of The Spree festival 2019 – and still the chance to take in some of the fantastic events across the weekend.

Plus, Paisley is gearing up for the annual Halloween Festival next weekend – but there’s some fun happening before the big event on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 October.

Take a look at four things you won’t want to miss this weekend here!

Comedy Lates at The Spree – Spiegeltent, Paisley – Friday 18 October

Don’t miss the second late night of stand-up comedy at The Spree festival. Join top comics Scott Gibson, Rosco McCelleland, Jay Lafferty and Gary Little for a night of top laughs in the stunning Spiegeltent. There’s a limited number of tickets still available by clicking the box below.



Spree for All – Venues across Renfrewshire – Friday – Sunday

Spree festival fans can enjoy more shows across Renfrewshire this weekend with the Spree for All programme! Great local acts will be performing in The Old Swan over the next two days at The Spree Festival Club. There’s also live music and village nights in Paisley, Lochwinnoch and Johnstone on Friday and Saturday, as well as the spectacular outdoor performance of ‘Sea Hames’ with Oceanallover and Feral Arts in Paisley and Lochwinnoch on Saturday. Film fans can enjoy the HB Film Festival at Paisley’s The Wynd Centre on Saturday and Sunday before Nae Plans (Adam Sutherland and Hamish Napier) bring a night of spontaneous traditional music to Lochwinnoch. Find out more info on each event by clicking the box below.



Halloween costume making with ReMode – POP in the Piazza – Saturday 19 October

Fancy creating a spooky costume ahead of the Paisley Halloween Festival? Join ReMode for a thrilling costume making workshop at the POP space in the Piazza Shopping Centre Paisley on Saturday – giving you a whole week to get your costume ready for the big festival. Just bring your ideas or an old costume you need some help with! Book your place by clicking the box below.



Paisley Art Institute – Piazza Shopping Centre, Paisley – Now until Sunday 20 October

This weekend is your last chance to see this year’s Paisley Art Institute exhibit – Scotland’s longest-running open art exhibition. Head along to the gallery space inside the Piazza Shopping Centre to see paintings and sculptures by top contemporary artists from all over Scotland and beyond. Plus, be sure to try out the spectacular virtual reality project, The Forth Wall, by leading UK artist John Walter. Why not pop in if you’re at the Spiegeltent for one of the shows at The Spree?