Celtic Connections 2019

Celtic Connections 2019

Thursday 17th January to Sunday 3rd February 2019
various venues, Glasgow, City of Glasgow, G2 3NY, Scotland MAP
various - from FREE to around £40
Daily capacity: 25,000
Last updated: Tue 8th Jan 2019

Celtic Connections takes place from Thursday 17th January until Sunday 3rd February 2019.

One of Scotland's most predominant mid-winter music festivals, which attracts the Celtic and World music talent from around the globe, with more than 150 acts performing around the city of Glasgow.  Plus the nightly Celtic Connections Festival Club, and Late Night Sessions at The Concert Hall.


Announced acts include Judy Collins, Charles Esten, The Once, Cake, Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba, The Dandy Warhols, John Grant, The Young'Uns, The Dead South, and many more.

For the details as available please see the line-up page.


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Ticket prices vary from FREE to around £40.


Various venues across Glasgow are utilised for Celtic Connections such as the Main Auditorium in the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, O2 ABC, The Tron, Òran Mór, The Mitchell Theatre, City Halls, Kelvingrove, St Andrews in the Square and the Old Fruitmarket will all play host to Celtic Connections events.

Many events sell out very quickly and as well as the predictably popular artists, there are also many specialist events.


Other highlights to expect include the nightly Celtic Connections Festival Club (for season ticket holders), free schools concerts in the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, the free Open Stage Sessions at Glasgow's Royal Concert Hall Exhibition Hall, workshops every weekend, ceilidhs, late night sessions, talks, films and dance.

More information will be here when available.

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