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Unmissable Events & Festivals in Glasgow

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Celtic Connections
What is it: Traditional and contemporary Celtic music festival
Happening when: Annually (January)

Aye Write!
What is it: Glasgow’s Book Festival
Happening when: Annually (March)

West End Festival
What is it: Cultural festival
Happening when: Annually (June)

Glasgow Mela
What is it: Multi-cultural music, dance, and food festival
Happening when: Annually (June)

Glasgow International Jazz Festival
What is it: Jazz festival featuring artists and performers from across the globe
Happening when: Annually (June)

Merchant City Festival
What is it: A cultural festival that features art, live music, and so much more
Happening when: Annually (July)

Piping Live!
What is it: International piping festival
Happening when: Annually (August)

World Pipe Band Championships
What is it: Piping championships that attract participants from countries like Australia, Canada, and the USA among others
Happening when: Annually (August)

Glasgow Loves Christmas
What is it: Christmas events and festivities
Happening when: Annually (December)