5th November 2013
Location: Glasgow Green
Tickets: This event is free, and no ticket is required
Celebrate Guy Fawkes in Glasgow Green, with Glasgow’s infamous and spectacular musical fireworks display.
The night is not just about fireworks though; there will be pre-show music and fun, a funfair and food and drink stalls. Enough to make sure that everyone is entertained!
The Glasgow fireworks show offers a free, safe and family oriented evening of fun. Pre-show entertainment will be provided by local radio stars Romeo and Knoxy from 6.30pm. Don’t miss one of the greatest events in Glasgow’s calendar!
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Stars of 2014 – Three of Scotland’s most promising athletes, Gymnast Cara Kennedy, triple-jumper Morgan McKinnon and swimmer Ruairi Kirkwood will take the stage at Glasgow Gren. They were among the very first people to carry the Queen’s Baton when it began its journey last month and will hope to inspire others to nominate those people who should share in the honour of being a batonbearer when the baton returns to Scotland in June 2014.
Even though in Glasgow we love to call the 5th, “bonfire night”, there is no bonfire at Glasgow Green.
|Onsite Catering (ends 9pm)
Funfair (ends 9.30pm)
Pre-show music and fun
Fireworks display begins
Entry is free, and it is usually very busy. Make sure you get there early for a good view (unless you’re 7ft tall).
You should enter Glasgow Green from the west end of the park, any entrance on the Saltmarket or Greendyke Street is suitable as the other sides will have no public entry.
Road Closures – If your driving on the 5th please be aware of road closures on Greendyke Street, Charlotte Street, Montieth Row and Montieth Place. These roads will be closed to vehicles between 5.30pm and 9pm.
Access via St Andrew’s Bridge and the River Walkway will be closed from 5.00pm on 5th November and will not re-open until 8.00am on Wednesday 6th November.
For Your Saftey
- Do not bring fireworks, sparklers, alcohol or pets to the Glasgow Green fireworks.
- Follow the directions of stewards and police
- Dress appropriately – We live in Glasgow and there is always a good chance we will get rubbish weather!
Like all outdoor events, the weather may cause the event to be postponed or cancelled. We will keep you as updated as we can!