An international cast of artists descend upon Glasgow, to create over 300 events. These include ceilidhs, workshops, talks, dancing, art exhibitions and free events.
Highlights of the 2018 programme include the 25th anniversary concert, with a once-in-a-lifetime line-up including Cherish the Ladies, Sharon Shannon, String Sisters, Eddi Reader, Kris Drever, Tryst, Michael McGoldrick Trio, Maya Youssef, Ian McCalman, Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton, Louis Abbott, Sharat Chandra Srivastava, Gyan Singh, Siobhan Miller, Saltfishforty and yet more surprise guests. Don't miss Bothy Culture & Beyond, a groundbreaking live version of the late Martyn Bennett's album in a music-vision-dance-bike spectacular featuring The GRIT Orchestra & guests with special appearance by Danny MacAskill. Top musicians will also be paying tribute to the late Tom Petty, in Roaming Roots Revue: The Wild One, Forever.