Christmas isn’t here yet and we’re already planning the New Year. Some people haven’t even got their Turkey in yet! But this next week will fly by (just like how 2015 has!).
If you plan on having a relaxed night in on the 31st of December, or perhaps you’re having some of the family round, why not try some Glasgow-inspired cocktails to make it a fun night.
No matter if you fancy a wild night out, a concert, a dance, or just some cocktails with your friends, we’ve found the best things to do in Glasgow this year (that don’t break the bank).
New Year’s Eve Parties In Glasgow
For those who’d rather a party in one of the liveliest cities in the world, we’ve found some amazing venues to celebrate the end of 2015 and start 2016 off with a bang…ing headache.
Mansion HouseMansion House always has exciting events throughout the year, but New Year’s Eve is a particularly unique night. Get your tickets one of the best places in Glasgow for just £10 per person, or spend an extra £15 for dinner too. A great plan for you and your friends!
The house has seven themed bars with different genres of music in each room. It’s expected to be the biggest NYE party in the city, so hurry if you want to book tickets.
Address: The Glasshouse, 20 Glassford St, Glasgow, G1 1UL.
Raise a toast to the new year with Bavaria Brauhaus - Glasgow’s Bavarian themed Restaurant and Bier House. If you love listening to live bands and want a night packed with celebration and good vibes, then get your ticket for around £11 here.
With over 40 bottles of German beer, there’s a drink for everyone in the city’s newest bar. So celebrate the New Year German style, with the people you love.
Address: 30 Bothwell Street Glasgow G2 6NU GB.
The Courtyard is a pub on West Nile Street that is presenting Calvin Harris on New Year’s Eve from 7pm until 1.30am. Tickets are on sale right up to 31st of December at just £10 a ticket.
The pub regularly has DJs playing every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. You can purchase your tickets through Skiddle. Just make sure you arrive at 7pm sharp, because it’s expected to get crazy!
Address: 84-86 W Nile St, Glasgow G1 2QH.
TurTur is a venue that features House and Techno music. To get their party started, German DJ and trance producer Alex M.O.R.P.H will make a special appearance.
Buy your tickets here for just £12 a person, and as Alex one of the leading DJs/producers in the global dance music scene right now, you can’t afford to miss it.
Address: 46a Queen Street, Glasgow, G1 3DS.
The Record FactoryThe Record Factory is a bar and music venue for artists from all different music genres. The party never stops here, as they’re open seven nights a week until 2am.
If you spend New Year’s Eve here, you’ll be blessed with the band Rick Witter and Paul Banks – school friends who set up their band in school in 1986.
Buy your tickets for £15 per person here. It’ll be an acoustic set – a perfect choice for those who’d rather a chilled night than a crazy one.
Address: 17 Byres Road, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Saint JudesThis bar, kitchen and music venue accommodates all people. In the basement of Saint Judes is Lolas - one of Glasgow’s favourite party spots, it has it all.
You can get full VIP treatment and book a table for you and your friends here. Prices start at just £8 per person. An absolute bargain for a night out on one of the best nights of the year.
Address: Saint Judes, 190 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4HG.
Cult is only charging you £6 to get into their rock club on the last day of 2015. If that’s not enough to persuade you, they have two floors of rock, punk, metal, goth, industrial.
You’ll get to see the bells with a pipes and guitar riffs and have photos taken of you and your friends with their professional photographer. Plus, receive free shortbread after midnight.
Buy your tickets here or pay £9 on the door before midnight.
Address: 375 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3HU.
Mango TropicalIf you’re 18 or over and have £5 to spare, then you will not be disappointed by spending your first moments of 2016 here. With Latin and Salsa music and DJ Juan Salgado, you’ll be spending all night partying.
The bar opens at 9pm and the night doesn’t stop until 3am so make sure you buy your tickets before it’s too late.
Address: 373 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3HU.
SWG3SWG3 will be featuring old skool music and live DJs for the entire night. These include Jon Mancini and Iain ‘Boney’ Clark. It’s expected to be one of the liveliest places to spend the New Year.
Book your ticket for £20 here. Make sure you’re there by 8pm and not ready to leave until 3am to have an amazing night.
Address: 100 Eastvale Place (Bottom Of Kelvihaugh St) Finniston, Glasgow, G3 8QG.
New Year’s Eve is a night for surrounding yourself with people you love. Don’t waste time staying in when you could be out having the night of your life.
Glasgow is renowned for its Hogmanay celebrations, so don’t miss out on all the fun.
It doesn’t matter if you want to have a few drinks with friends, listen to some great music or even discover new artists, there is something for everyone in Glasgow.
Just make up your mind quick and book your tickets to guarantee you’ll get in!