Venues

Kinning Park Complex

We are a welcoming space that is a platform for all kinds of great activities. A place that brings people together, helps reduce isolation, builds friendships and where people can learn, create and have fun.

Waxy O’Connor’s

With 3 floors, 6 bars and 9 different areas, Waxy’s is one of Glasgow’s most unique bars. With so many areas to choose from, Waxy’s is an ideal venue for all types of events, from personal events to office parties and large corporate functions.  

Buchanan Street

Pipe Bands will perform at 3 stops on Glasgow’s famous Buchanan Street. Find them at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, the Fiveways at TGI Fridays and at St Enoch Square.

St Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh

Originally opened in 1763 , St Cecilia’s Hall is the oldest purpose-built concert hall in Scotland. It is the only place in the world where it is possible to hear eighteenth century music in an eighteenth century concert hall played on eighteenth century instruments. Owned by The University of Edinburgh, it contains one of the… Read more »

The Convent Chapel, St Aloysius College

Part of St Aloysius School campus in the city centre of Glasgow, this beautiful venue will host the 2018 CLASP competition on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

The National Piping Centre Otago Street

The National Piping Centre Otago Street, in Glasgow’s West End will host a variety of performances throughout Piping Live! It is just off Great Western Road, just over the Kelvin bridge. To reach TNPC Otago Street, the Subway station “Kelvinbridge” is close by. There is limited car parking around the area.

Glasgow Green

The oldest park in the Dear Green Place that is Glasgow, this space hosts many events throughout the year, including the World Pipe Band Championships.

George Square

George Square is the premier outdoor space in Glasgow which will be the destination for the 2 major parades this week – the Piping Live! Big Band and the World Pipe Band Championships Beat The Retreat.

Drygate

This fantastic brewery, bar, kitchen and event space is fairly new to the Glasgow events scene. Part of the Tennents Brewery at Wellpark it produces craft beer and great food, as well as hosting a fantastic array of great gigs. So come down and find out what its all about…