Pride Glasgow is Scotland’s largest festival of LGBTI celebration returning in 2018 for a 2 day festival weekend at Kelvingrove Park.

The Festival takes place on 14 and 15th July 2018 with the site opening from 12pm  – 10pm on the Saturday and from 12pm on the Sunday


The Manchester Airport San Francisco Stage is our outdoor main stage which in previous years have seen acts such as Texas, Union J, Heather Peace, Lucy Spraggan, The Cheeky Girls and many more perform.


Lasgo V Ian Van Dahl | Saturday

The Sundaes | Saturday

GBX | Saturday

Tom Urie | Saturday


Mel C | Sunday

Courtney Act | Sunday

Grace Davies | Sunday

Rhythm of the 90s |Sunday

Festival Areas

Community Expo

The Community Expo is a crucial aspect of the festival as it allows for festival visitors to engage with and access services, find out about key organisations that support the LGBTI community across Scotland and gain vital knowledge of community groups and activities.

Pride Market

The Pride Market is a popular area of the festival offering a range of products for sale from t-shirts to rainbow accessories.

Stock up on your favourite accessories, buy a flag or a whistle or check out the official Pride Merchandise Stall

Family Area

Introduced in 2016 this area proved immediately popular and we have plans to build upon that popularity this year with more activities, facilities and fun for all the family. This area is non smoking and alcohol free and will feature children only toilets, baby changing faciliites and picnic style seating.

Click here for more information.

Youth Space

Every year the Youth Space provides to be a popular area for young people aged between 13 and 25. More details on this year’s youth space will be announced later in the year.

VIP Area

Do Pride in Style with our VIP area sponsored by Manchester Airport featuring luxury toilets, covered seating and a main stage view alongside its own catering units and bar

Dog Show

Our annual dog show returns but  on both days, further details about this year’s dog show will be available in the coming months.


Introduced in 2013 the Fairground has been a popular addition to the Festival and will return to the festival this year.


New for 2018, this is a free entry event open 2-6pm Sat 14th and Sun 15th July at Kelvingrove Bandstand.

Food Village

Our Food Village will host a range of food outlets and feature some of the best in Festival Food offerings.


With plans in place to extend the main bar with a much bigger area and additional features this year’s bar area will prove to be popular!


Entry to the main festival requires tickets. These are available to buy online and on the day at the on site box office (full price tickets only on days of Pride).


Weekend Tickets £15 – On Sale

Weeknd Tickets with Steps Afterparty £45

Day Tickets £10.00  – On Sale

Youth Tickets £5.00 (13-18 Year Old) – On Sale

Under 13s Free of Charge (with an Adult) No ticket required

Steps Only Afterparty £35

Steps Afterparty Upgrade (For those who have purchased weekend tickets already) £30

To book your tickets online click here

No ticket is required for access to the Bandstand event


Tickets need to be exchanged for wristbands allowing for re-entry to the festival site. Standard tickets can be exchanged at our wristband collection points prior to the event or from the on site wristband exchange point over the Pride Weekend.