An exciting prgoramme of events will include: Theatre, Music, Dance, Film, Comedy, Exhibitions, Fashion and Food. Lots of exciting events with 50 different venues. A chance to see this vibrant and architecturally interesting area of Glasgow at its very best.
You can also have fun window shopping at some of the fabulous shops in Ingram Street, where during the fetival there will be live models in the windows.
Make a day of it and choose from the many great food venues - catch an exhibition of Alasdair Gray's art at the Cafe Cossachok.
Step back in time at the The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall where you can see The Whitechapel Murders - expected to be a sell out so book early if you want tickets. Call: 07926 252 965 or email [email protected] - no fixed ticket price, entrance is by donation.
Or have a guided tour around the fascinating Necropolis - the tours aims to raise awareness and promote the history and culture of Glasgow and the importance of the necropolis.
Tours can be arranged by emailing: [email protected]
Every night during the Merchant City Festival, there will be entertainment at the Festival Club, Carnival Arts Centre in the heart of the Merchant City. This year there will be a Sri Lankan theme with dance, music with performances by the Scottish based artists who created work in residency at the Chandrasevana Centre, Sri Lanka. You will also be able to try some delicious food and drink.