CONCERTS IN GLASGOW
EXPERIENCE THE CITY OF MUSIC
UNESCO City of Music status since 2008, Glasgow has received global recognition for its contribution to music and the vibrant music culture that the city has to offer. Glasgow’s concert venues range from large stadiums or concert halls to small intimate clubs and Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow is within walking distance of them all.
What to experience at the SSE Hydro and SEC CentreThe SSE Hydro is Glasgow’s world-class music venue, which doubles as an entertainment venue hosting award ceremonies, sporting events, ice shows and even the Glasgow Military Tattoo.
Whether you’re going to see your favourite musical artist perform, or you’re attending a conference or tradeshow event at the SEC Centre, you’re no further than a 25-minute walk from the hotel.
What’s on at Glasgow Royal Concert HallGlasgow Royal Concert Hall is a multi-purpose concert and arts venue located in the heart of the city centre where you can enjoy performances ranging between classical, opera, jazz, pop and rock. The St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra and New York City’s Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra have performed here, as well as the Royal Scottish National Orchestra. All this just a 10-minute walk from the hotel.
What to do at Hampden ParkHampden Park is full of opportunities and a multi-functional space which also houses the Scottish Football Museum and the Scottish Football Hall of Fame just a 15-minute train ride from the hotel. Scotland’s National Football ground doubles as a concert, entertainment and sporting event venue for larger crowds. Stars such as Beyonce, The Rolling Stones and Bruce Springsteen have all performed at this outstanding venue.
The famous Glasgow Green ParkThe beautiful Glasgow Green Park is the city’s oldest park and welcomes larger outdoor concerts and festivals such as TRSMT and BBC Proms in the Park Scotland. It’s also the location of the annual World Pipe Band Championships. While this outdoor venue is great for large events it also offers a beautiful setting for walks and picnics a 25-minute walk from the hotel.
Plan your visit
- Opening hours and ticket prices for all venues vary by event
- Be sure to grab a drink before heading out or a nightcap afterward at one of the hotel bars