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Glasgow has a wealth of entertainment available, with live theatre, and a massive selection of cinemas, bars and restaurants, featuring live entertainment. Few places can rival Glasgow for a fun filled evening out.

A few years ago Glasgow was chosen as 'City of Culture' mainly due to a wide span of art, theatre, film and music. These include Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, National Youth Orchestra of Scotland and Citizenís Theatre.

The wide range of excellent concert and entertainment venues include Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Theatre Royal, City Halls, Kingís Theatre, Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, and Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre.



The Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC)

The Scottish Exhibition + Conference Centre (SECC) is the perfect location for any event. It's superbly situated in Glasgow, Scotland's largest and most exciting city. The Centre provides a wide range of conference and exhibition facilities along with a 4 star hotel - all under one roof.

Address: SECC Exhibition Way Glasgow G3 8YW
Tel: 0141 248 3000

City Halls

No matter which concert you choose, from orchestral to the more intimate recital, the sound in our Grand Hall will be breathtaking. The traditional shoebox style auditorium is renowned throughout the world for having some of the finest acoustics.

Address: City Halls Candleriggs Glasgow G1 1NQ
Tel: 0141 353 8000

O2 Academy Glasgow

O2 Academy Glasgow was hailed a welcome addition, with a vibrant diary of rock, pop, dance and seated comedy events, as well as credible club nights thanks to top quality front-of-house and backstage facilities.

Address: O2 Academy Glasgow, 121 Eglinton Street, G5 9NT
Tel: 0141 418 3000

Old Fruitmarket

Expect the unexpected, as this hugely versatile venue has already played host to theatre events, jazz concerts, comedy, rock, pop and world music gigs as well as club nights, ceilidhs, fashion shows and banquets. One thing for sure is that an amazing atmosphere is guaranteed.

Address: The Old Fruitmarket Candleriggs Glasgow G1 1NQ
Tel: 0141 353 8000

The Citizens Theatre

The Citizens has a distinguished history that continues today, presenting a world-class repertoire based on British and foreign classics, contemporary plays and new writing.

Address: Citizen's Theatre 119 Gorbals St. Glasgow G5 9DS
Tel: 0141 429 0022

The Kings Theatre

The King's Theatre along with the Theatre Royal are Scotland's leading live entertainment venues, showcasing the best West End and touring productions in the UK each and every year.

The Pavillion Theatre

Ideal for those in search for an alternative evening of music-hall variety and tickling-fun. The Pavilion's will satisfy you through its exciting programme of comedy, musical comedies and tribute bands. This ever-popular theatre serves an eclectic showcase of variety performances and will continue to do so in years to come.

Address: The Pavilion Theatre, 121 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 3AX
Tel: 0141 332 1846

The Royal Concert Hall

Whether you're simply visiting the city, or a true Glaswegian, you won't fail to be caught up in the magic of Scotland's premier music venue, the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, as it proudly looks down Buchanan Street over the city.

Address: Royal Concert Hall 2 Sauchiehall St Glasgow G2 3NY
Tel: 0141 353 8000

The Theatre Royal

The Theatre Royal along with the King's Theatre are Scotland's leading live entertainment venues, showcasing the best West End and touring productions in the UK each and every year.

Address: Theatre Royal 282 Hope St Glasgow
Tel: 08700 606 647

The Tron Theatre

The Tron is also an established theatre, as well as a major venue for many of Glasgow's festivals including Celtic Connections, Glasgow International Jazz Festival, Glasgow International Comedy Festival, the Merchant City Festival and Glasgay!

Address: Tron Theatre 63 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HB
Tel: 0141 552 4267