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Kelvingrove Bandstand and Ampitheatre

Kelvin Way | Kelvingrove, Glasgow G3 7TA, Scotland
+44 141 276 9509
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Wasted

Good place to watch a gig but empty for the vast majority of the year. They should have much more... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
dominofive
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Glasgow
Good venue

Fantastic on a fine summers evening , good atmoshpere and facilities , really nice backdrop to stage

Reviewed 15 February 2018
scotslass2016
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Kelvin Way | Kelvingrove, Glasgow G3 7TA, Scotland
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+44 141 276 9509
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Good place to watch a gig but empty for the vast majority of the year. They should have much more bands playing it in the summer months, not even ticket events just a place for people to watch music

Thank dominofive
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Fantastic on a fine summers evening , good atmoshpere and facilities , really nice backdrop to stage

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We were in Glasgow for a concert of our favourite singer but not at this place. As we walked in the Kelvingrove park and saw this place, so I took some pictures of it. It was closed in the winter (I guess). It would be...More

Thank Solodam J
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We visited here in August 2016 to see Eddi Reader as part of the summer nights at the bandstand. The venue is outstanding for an outdoor music venue. It’s very intimate and was exceptional on a summer evening, especially given the fact the weather was...More

Thank MrDonMac
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Small outdoor amphitheatre that hosts a series of concerts each summer featuring well known acts. We attended two gigs here and were lucky enough that the rain stayed away. Voucher system for bars. A wee bit short of gents toilets but plenty for the ladies...More

Thank Stephen L
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Spectacular Venue, not a bad seat or view in the house and given its relatively small nature plenty of outlets for food and drink ( + toilets ). Only caveat is obviously you need the weather, which is never guaranteed in Glasgow. As for the...More

Thank petersmith2016257
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Two nights at this excellent intimate venue with superb sound and lighting. Backdrop of the trees and sky added to the atmosphere as darkness fell. Get there sharp for the central seating though there's probably not a bad spot and, most importantly, there's an efficient,...More

Thank Al R
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great place for a gig, first time and hopefully not the last. Looked fantastic later on when the trees and surrounding area was floodlit. More importantly accoutics great. Take a cushion however, as it's a bit numbing on the bottom sitting on a concrete step!...More

Thank Jonno1910
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Great gig at the bandstand. Acoustics and lights were really good. Easy,well organised entry, friendly helpful security staff. Facilities were also well organised, hassle free token system for drinks, a few good food vendors and the prices were reasonable. Toilets were very clean and plentiful....More

Thank karlw73
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing venue, beautiful night, accoustics great, well run and proper toilets had a great night will definitely come again 5 star plus plus plus

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Alan M
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Response from John Campbell H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure about the age limit, but we did see under 10's when we attended last year. Cushions, rain ware and a rug all necessary unless you get a warm summer evening. Enjoy.
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