Tickets: Prices vary between venues and events
Location: Merchant City
Attracting tens of thousands to Glasgow’s architecturally stunning and vibrant Merchant City, the Merchant City Festival presents a cutting-edge programme featuring the best of Scotland’s theatre, music, visual arts, comedy, dance, film, literature and fashion scene.
Taking place in smack bang in the middle of summer, Glasgow’s Merchant City Festival is the best way to experience the the passion, beauty and atmosphere of Glasgow’s Merchant City.
Merchant City Festival 2013 is the biggest and best yet, with 300 events and performances across 75 venues and featuring several world and UK premieres.
Come and experience the historic heart of Glasgow, with its magnificent architecture and streetscape during the city’s most vibrant and fun festival, featuring the best of Glaswegian and International artists. You won’t be disappointed!
Discover opera singers in the courtyards and bars alongside thrilling street theatre from across Europe, top comedians and music from every genre in the bars and on the street.
Merchant City Festival is one of Scotland’s most diverse platforms for the arts and has attracted a wide range of contributors from directors of Scottish festivals and national organisations to showcase the best of what’s happening in Scotland.
All this plus fantastic fashion shops and some of Glasgow’s best bars, clubs and restaurants all within the Festival zone.
The full programme of events is now available online.