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Glasgow Green is set. The bands are ready. The Worlds are go!

Join us for the highlight of the piping calendar - the biggest and best event of its kind where thousands of pipers and drummers compete for glory on Glasgow Green. We can't wait to welcome you back to the home of the Worlds!

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WHAT'S ON AT THE WORLDS

FRIDAY 12 AUGUST

The Grade 1 competition begins on Friday 12th August. Gates open at 8am with the qualifiers taking place from 11.00am – 5.00pm. Food and drink stalls will be on hand to keep you refreshed throughout the day as well as a selection of gift stalls.  

SATURDAY 13 AUGUST

Day two includes the Championship finals and all the other Grade competitions including the Drum Major competitions. There will also be the Scottish Food Village and Traders Village to get your must have World Pipe Band Championships souvenirs.

Gates open at 7.00am with the competition starting at 9.00am. The event will draw to a close with a spectacular march-past of all pipe bands in the main arena for the presentations from the day’s competition. The march-past is due to begin around 5.30pm. 

GENERAL ADMISSION FRIDAY 12 AUGUST

Access to Glasgow Green for the Grade 1 Qualifiers.

GENERAL ADMISSION SATURDAY 12 AUGUST

Access to Glasgow Green for Saturday’s competition, including the Championship finals and all the other Grade competitions including the Drum Major competitions. There will also be the Scottish Food Village and Traders Village to get your must have World Pipe Band Championships souvenirs.

GENERAL ADMISSION WEEKEND

Access to Glasgow Green on Friday and Saturday to make sure you don’t miss any of the weekend’s action! See everything from the qualifiers to the champions being crowned!

GRADE 1

Available for Saturday 13th August only. A Grade 1 ticket allows you entry to Glasgow Green all day and the ability to choose and reserve a seat in the Grade 1 Arena throughout the day. 

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CONCESSIONS TICKET INFORMATION

Concession prices are available for full-time students; Senior Citizens; Jobseekers Allowance, and Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Payment and Employment & Support Allowance recipients. Proof of entitlement must be shown when collecting tickets.

BOOKING FEES

  • A 12% booking fee will be added to the ticket price at check -out
  • At check-out this fee will be shown separately for receipt purposes
  • Prices are subject to change. Transactions fees may vary depending on event

ENVIRONMENTAL LEVY

Glasgow City Council’s Environmental Levy of £1.00 will be added to this ticket price at check -out. This is a new environmental ticket levy for major events, like festivals and concerts held in the city's parks, ensuring the green spaces and the people who use them benefit. At check-out this levy will be shown separately for receipt purposes.

TRANSACTION FEES APPLY AS FOLLOWS

  • Online £1.50
  • Phone £1.75
  • Counter/ In Person: Free

DISPATCH CHARGES

  • Postal - £1.00 to UK addresses
  • Collection – Free of charge

TICKETS BOOKING LINE

0141 353 8000. Lines open Monday-Saturday 09:00-17:00 (excluding Bank Holidays). Please check opening hours over any Bank Holiday period

 

Friday

Saturday

Weekend

Adult 16+ On the Day £9.00 Advance £7.00 On the Day £19.00 Advance £15.00 On the Day £24.00 Advance £20.00
Child 6-15 On the Day £7.00 Advance £5.50 On the Day £14.00 Advance £10.00 On the Day £16.00 Advance £13.00
Concession On the Day £7.00 Advance £5.50 On the Day £14.00 Advance £10.00 On the Day £16.00 Advance £13.00
Family 2 adults, 3 kids On the Day £21.00 Advance £12.00 On the Day £55.00 Advance £40.00 On the Day £61 Advance £48
Grade 1 On the Day N/A Advance N/A On the Day £30 Advance £30 On the Day N/A Advance N/A
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