Refugee Festival Scotland | 14 - 26 June, 2016

Refugee Festival Scotland is an annual Scotland-wide programme of arts, cultural, educational, heritage and sports events, coordinated by Scottish Refugee Council. Find out more about the festival.

Take a look at our Refugee Festival Scotland programme! Here you can discover some of the programme highlights (full listings below) and how the festival brings people together. We love it, and hope you do too!

What's On! 

Find out what's on at Refugee Festival Scotland by using the search filter below. 

Date Details Location Contact
19 Apr 2016
RFS16 | Scottish Refugee Council & Maryhill Integration Network presents 'Iranian Ancient by Paria Goodarzi'
19 April - 26 June 2016
FREE
An exhibition of seven Iranian batik textile works reflecting the artist’s life in Iran and Scotland.
Paisley Museum
High Street
Paisley
PA1 2BA
01 Jun 2016
RFS16 | Isaro Social Integration Network presents 'Dine and View'
1 June 2016
FREE
Film, music, dance and a quiz to help you learn more about the issues that make people flee their countries
Centre 81
2-16 Braes Avenue
Whitecrook
Clydebank
G81 1DP
03 Jun 2016
RFS16 | The Italian Cultural Institute presents 'Solidarietà. Summer Evening of Classical Music'
3 June 2016
£
A beautiful evening of classical music in support of refugees in Scotland.
St. Andrew’s Cathedral
Cathedral House
90 Dunlop St
Glasgow
04 Jun 2016
RFS16 | Scottish Refugee Council presents ‘Lest We Forget: First World War – Refugees Then & Now’ commemorative tree unveiling
4 June 2016
FREE
A commemorative tree unveiling event with stories and songs from refugees living in Scotland today
Queens Park (by the flagpole)
520 Langside Rd
Glasgow G42 8QR
04 Jun 2016
RFS16 | LINKES Community Rooms presents 'Linkes into Languages'
4 June 2016
FREE
An event to share and learn languages
Knightswood Congregational Church
12 Dunterlie Avenue
G13 3BA
04 Jun 2016
RFS16 | St Margaret’s House Studios presents 'Displacement' Exhibition
4-19 June 2016
FREE
An artist collaboration in response to the current refugee crisis
Gallery One
St Margaret's House Studios
London Road
Edinburgh
EH7 6AE
04 Jun 2016
RFS16 | St Margaret’s House Studios presents 'Displacement' Launch Night
4 June 2016
FREE
An artist collaboration in response to the current refugee crisis
Gallery One
St Margaret's House Studios
London Road
Edinburgh
EH7 6AE
04 Jun 2016
RFS16 | International Women’s Group presents 'Open Hearts, Open Doors'
4 June 2016
FREE
Celebrate Solidarity with International Women Group
Bishopbriggs Free Church of Scotland
13 Auchinairn Road
Bishopbriggs
Glasgow
G64 1RX
09 Jun 2016
RFS16 | Scottish Refugee Council presents 'Transit Zone' by Iman Tajik & Frederik Subei exhibition
9-26 June 2016
FREE
A series of atmospheric and moving photographs showing what life is like for refugees in the makeshift camps of Calais
Gallery of Modern Art
Royal Exchange Square
Glasgow
G1 3AH
10 Jun 2016
RFS16 | Scottish Action for Refugees presents 'Night of your Life!' Disco Fundraiser with DJ George
10 June 2016
£
Disco Fundraiser for Scottish Action for Refugees with DJ George
The Glad Cafe
1006a Pollokshaws Road
Shawlands
Glasgow
G41 2HG
T: 0141 636 6119 (office hours only)