Event Calendar

We do not organise or endorse these events ourselves. Events are organised by individuals or groups who want to celebrate LGBT History Month; the organisers of each event are solely responsible for their own event. We publish these details for your own information only.

Jan 31 – Feb 16 all-day Paisley Museum
Photographer Ian Passmore documents his life in Paisley as a gay man at a time when the expression of homosexual love was illegal.
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day University of Dundee
Why not celebrate LGBT History month with our photo competition? Simply post your #dundeerainbows themed pictures to Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag, and be in with a chance of winning. More information at uod.ac.uk/2krK23x
Feb 2 @ 9:00 pm Blackfriars
Everyone is welcome to join the PCS Proud Scotland Netwiork to cekebrate the start of LGBT History Month and raise funds for the TIE Campaign.
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
This hilarious murder mystery movie is a must-see for the stellar cast, never mind the fab outfits, psychoactive drugs and 50s/60s vibe. Presented by Outspoken Arts.
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
This hilarious murder mystery is a must-see for the stellar cast, never mind the fab outfits, psychoactive drugs and 50s/60s vibe.
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
The film version of the Pulitzer and Tony award-winning musical about Bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling with life, love and AIDS and the impacts they have on America. This will be followed by a post show discussion hosted by LGBT+
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
The film version of the Pulitzer and Tony award-winning musical about Bohemians in the East Village of New York City.This will be followed by a post-show talk hosted by LGBT + exploring the themes raised in the film.
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Women's Aid South Lanarkshire and East Renfrewshire
Conversation café. CYP Transgender Screening. Complimentary Beauty Therapy. Photo booth. Light Buffet.
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
The story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton. In his teens, Orton is befriended by the older, more reserved Kenneth Halliwell. But Orton’s success takes him farther from Halliwell, whose response ended both his life and the life of the up-and-coming playwright. There will be a post-show discussion around domestic violence and community safety.
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
The story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton. There will be a post-show discussion around domestic violence and community safety.
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
UK gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984. This film will be followed by a post show discussion hosted by LGBT +, exploring the themes raised in the film.
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm Paisley Arts Centre
UK gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984. The film will be followed by LGBT+, exploring the themes raised in the film.
Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Join us for an afternoon recital by Scotland’s LGBT choir. This event is part of LGBT History Month.
Feb 23 @ 12:30 pm Paisley Museum
Steven Thomson, Creative Director of Outspoken Arts and producer of the former Glasgay! festival explores the significant history and work of the festival which has now transitioned into a year round programme under the banner of Outspoken Arts Scotland. He invites us to look to the future and asks what it means to be LGBT outside of our cities.
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Gannochy Trust Lecture Theatre, Ninewells Hospital
As part of the University of Dundee medical school’s LGBT History month, playwright Jo Clifford will be speaking at the Gannochy Trust Lecture Theatre on the 23rd February. Open to all.
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Augustine United Church
Looking at the Hebrew Scriptures, the New Testament, and the message of the Bible as a whole, this workshop will explore the messages the Bible has for people of all genders and sexualities (and none!). Hosted by Our Tribe, the LGBTQI welcoming and affirming ministry at Augustine United Church and facilitated by ​Rev. Kate Harford, Ecumenical Chaplain, Oxford Brookes University.
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Gannochy Trust Lecture Theatre, Ninewells Hospital
As part of the University of Dundee medical school’s LGBT History month, Brian Dempsey, Lecturer, on a Scottish history of LGBTi. Open to all.