From 10th November to 29th December 2021
Glasgow is the perfect place to visit this Christmas - stylish shopping, superb eating and drinking and a jam-packed events programme against a city centre backdrop of glittering festive lights.
Shop for Christmas gifts and decorations in Glasgow’s fabulously festive Style Mile! With extended festive opening hours, many stores are open until 8pm or later, making time to search for the perfect gift. When the shopping is done relax, have a drink or enjoy a meal and soak up the enchanting festive atmosphere in Glasgow City Centre.
Refuel and rest those weary feet after a hard day’s Christmas shopping! Warm you innards with an indulgent hot chocolate, sup a pint by a crackling fire in a cosy pub or splash out on a Christmas cocktail at one of Glasgow’s stylish bars - you really are spoilt for choice with the city’s eclectic dining scene.
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PREMIER SUITES PLUS ★★★★
The Christmas market is 50m away
Some suites boast views over George Square
Ibis Style Glasgow ★★★
The Christmas market is 100m away
This hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7
Christmas in Glasgow
Top things to do
for Christmas in Glasgow
A festive hub of activity with free, family friendly entertainment 7 days a week! As well as the popular Christmas lights, tree and festive displays, you can enjoy daily activities in the pavilion bar area or have fun on the fantastic fairground rides including the much-loved carousel.
Glasgow on Ice
The coolest day out this winter as Glasgow On Ice returns to George Square! Ice skate under the sparkling Christmas lights, enjoy some festive food & drink and absorb the amazing atmosphere on the double-deck pavilion with fantastic views over the ice rink. Just remember to wear your winter woollies!
Style Mile Christmas Carnival
The Style Mile Christmas Carnival dazzles Christmas shoppers as it sprinkles some seasonal sparkle throughout the city centre. Heralding the start of the festive season there
will be lots of surprises in store as the procession brings the streets and precincts alive with festive cheer.
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