GlasGLOW: new dates added!

Botanic Gardens, 730 Great Western Road, G12 0UE

NEW DATES ADDED: GlasGLOW at the Botanic Gardens; a world-class event brought to life for the first time this Halloween season - 27th Oct to 11th Nov

About this event

Over 30,000 tickets were snapped up within a week of going on sale, so we’ve got BIG news... we’ve just added more dates to keep up with demand: 5th-11th November!

These are going to go fast, so get in quick before they sell out again!

This Halloween season, itison invites you to wander into another realm where dragons live on and worlds of light, sound and magic wait to be discovered. Over a decade in the making, the iconic Botanic Gardens will be transformed with an immersive landscape of light, sound and fantasy by the imaginations behind the country's biggest sound and light events and itison Drive-In Movies.

Step into the light with your friends and family and experience the most epic event this Halloween season. Check out the full details at GlasGLOW

What's glowing on? 

  • Wander into a realm of light, sound and magic, with a spectacular finale that has to be seen to be believed
  • The brand-new event everyone's talking about, with everyone from STV News to Glasgow Live and People Make Glasgow covering it
  • Halloween experience that everyone will enjoy: families; couples; groups of friends; instagrammers who want to get some seriously impressive pictures; those on a quest to meet a dragon; movie fans who love the worlds dreamt up by Spielberg and Disney; people who don’t want to forget the 80s; and anyone and everyone who wants to see Glasgow in its best light (see what we did there?)
  • Food and drink stalls with plenty of gourmet goodies and hot drinks (with boozy options for the grown-ups), as well as firepits for toasting marshmallows
  • Great way to celebrate Halloween, with trick or treating and spooky goings-on across the gardens
  • GlasGLOW pricing:
  • - Off-peak tickets (Mon & Tues) - £14 for adults & £9 for children
  • - Peak tickets (Thu - Sun & 31st Oct) - £18 for adults & £11.50 for children 
  • Entry times are every 15 minutes from 5pm until 9.15pm every day and the journey takes about 90 minutes - there's plenty to keep you entertained so you’re welcome to take your time!
  • The world of GlasGLOW is brought to life in the beautiful Botanic Gardens right in the heart of Glasgow’s West End, with easy transport options including subway, bus and train
  • Proudly supported by Glasgow City Council; SPT; Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor; Waitrose Byres Road; Visit West End

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Small print

Check out the full GlasGLOW FAQs here.

Multiple purchases permitted.

Tickets are valid for your specified ticket time - you can arrive up to 30 minutes before, but please ensure you arrive at least 10 minutes before your ticket time.

Duration: the GlasGLOW journey lasts approx. 60 - 90 minutes but there's plenty to keep you entertained if you'd like to take your time.

Suitable for all ages; under 3's go free but still require a ticket, children are classed as ages 3 - 15 years. Prams are permitted.

Great for all ages - there's one area which young children (and some adults!) might find a wee bit scary but it's well signposted so you can skip it if you prefer.

Some areas along the route include flashing lights and strobe lighting which are unsuitable for those with photo-sensitive epilepsy.

Outdoor event - remember to dress for the weather! If you want to get into the Halloween spirit, dressing up is more than welcome :)

Bringing food and drink is not permitted; food and drink will be available to buy onsite.

Valid ID may be required for the purchase of alcohol.

Toilets will be available and located along the route at multiple points.

Small bags are permitted.

Accessibility: Wheelchairs and mobility scooters are permitted but please note that parts of the route are narrow, including one optional area where the paths are particularly narrow. There are also a couple of inclines. If you have any queries, please contact [email protected].

No pets permitted; assistance dogs only.

Site closes at 10:45pm.

Tickets can be presented on mobile device or printed for redemption; please show your ticket on arrival. 

Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled. 

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers. 

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

Questions about this event

If there's anything you'd like to know about this event, ask us a question and we'll do our best to help.

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Small print

Check out the full GlasGLOW FAQs here.

Multiple purchases permitted.

Tickets are valid for your specified ticket time - you can arrive up to 30 minutes before, but please ensure you arrive at least 10 minutes before your ticket time.

Duration: the GlasGLOW journey lasts approx. 60 - 90 minutes but there's plenty to keep you entertained if you'd like to take your time.

Suitable for all ages; under 3's go free but still require a ticket, children are classed as ages 3 - 15 years. Prams are permitted.

Great for all ages - there's one area which young children (and some adults!) might find a wee bit scary but it's well signposted so you can skip it if you prefer.

Some areas along the route include flashing lights and strobe lighting which are unsuitable for those with photo-sensitive epilepsy.

Outdoor event - remember to dress for the weather! If you want to get into the Halloween spirit, dressing up is more than welcome :)

Bringing food and drink is not permitted; food and drink will be available to buy onsite.

Valid ID may be required for the purchase of alcohol.

Toilets will be available and located along the route at multiple points.

Small bags are permitted.

Accessibility: Wheelchairs and mobility scooters are permitted but please note that parts of the route are narrow, including one optional area where the paths are particularly narrow. There are also a couple of inclines. If you have any queries, please contact [email protected].

No pets permitted; assistance dogs only.

Site closes at 10:45pm.

Tickets can be presented on mobile device or printed for redemption; please show your ticket on arrival. 

Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled. 

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers. 

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

  • Botanic Gardens
  • 730 Great Western Road,
    G12 0UE

GlasGLOW: new dates added!

from £9