Glasgow’s arts, entertainment and music scene is as diverse as it could be. On any given night there are hundreds of events happening including music, sport, and theatre performances. There is always something happening, so if you appreciate good music and culture, plan to spend more than a few nights with us in Glasgow at the Acorn Hotel.
They describe themselves as “Mór than just a great bar”, and who are we to argue? One of Glasgow’s most popular entertainment venues is found at the top of Byres Road, and offers an incredible mix of live music, dining, theatre, entertainment and so much more. You may even be staying with us in advance of attending a wedding or corporate event there. A must visit for night owls in Glasgow.
A ticketed event at the Ovo Hydro in Glasgow, usually means the megastars are in town. It has played host to such events as the Commonwealth games, MTV Music Awards and outside of current restrictions can host over 14,000 ticketholders. Upcoming acts in 2022 include John Bishop, Josh Taylor, Texas, Stormzy, Dua Lipa and more. Visit their page for details.
Just 20 minutes by foot from the Acorn Hotel is one of Glasgow’s most diverse and distinctive venues, SWG3. Located in Finnieston, it offers a mix of creative spaces for work, play, entertainment and more. A popular event includes Bongo’s Bingo, which really cannot be explained, it must be experienced! Up to date information is available on their event page.
Isn’t it amazing to this that this venue is almost 100 years old? This iconic open-air venue which consists of a bandstand and amphitheatre can be found in Kelvingrove Park, just a short hop from the Acorn Hotel. Many local and visiting bands and choirs can be heard performing there on any given day.
Offering vast fields, lush gardens, and dozens of facilities for locals and visitors, it also hosts live music events for up to 35,000 people.
Glasgow Green (Home to TRNSMT)
Glasgow Green is a 55 hectares/136 acres site and is by far the oldest of the city’s parks.
If you are not sure what exactly you are looking for when it comes to night time entertainment in Glasgow, Platform could be a great find. A superb food and drinks venue, it is also home to a microbrewery and offers live music events and your platform DJ is there to make sure there’s always something going on.