September is a month when we all tend to fall back into own respective routines, after the glow of summer vibes start to fade into the background. The school run and daily commute injects us with the feeling of facing the long autumn and winter evenings ahead, and the weeks on the calendar through to Christmas seem so very long.

Then, we find ourselves in October and as the leaves fall, and colours change, we see the joy of that fantastic festival ‘Halloween’ and all the expectations that go with it etched into the faces of kids, students, and adults everywhere. Glasgow begins to gear up and prepare for what is another amazing number of festivals to delight, entertain and break the dullness of the autumn months.

2022 offers so much for people of all ages to do over the Halloween and half term dates. We’ve chosen some of the most popular events happening in Glasgow to give you just a few reasons to come and stay with us at the Ambassador Hotel this month.

Spooktacular 7th-31st October, Silverburn Glasgow
A fairground festival located in the carpark of Silverburn shopping centre, thrill seekers will love this event. For one ticket price, you can enjoy 4 hours of unlimited rides. Limited availability.

GlasGLOW 26th Oct – 13th November, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
This is SO much fun and is an evening event only. Battle dinosaurs that come to life, and prepare to be amazed (with goosebumps) in ‘The Land That Time Forgot’ Mmwwhhhhaaaaa

Scarefest at the Riverside Museum 15th-31st October
This is one of the most family friendly events available for people of all ages to enjoy. Enter the horror marquee if you dare! Then, enjoy some toffee apples, marshmallows, and more Halloween fare to help reduce your heart rate to normal.

Rooms are available at the Ambassador Hotel Glasgow and offer terrific value whether you are looking for a single, twin, or triple room. Prices vary and are subject to availability at time of booking.

Looking forward to meeting you soon.

ACME Comic Con is back in town this September

The excitement is building for the arrival of Scotland’s biggest convention ACME Autumn ‘Comic Con’ taking place Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of September in Hall 4 of one of Glasgow’s finest venues, the SEC Centre in 2023.

Summer Festival in Glasgow

Summer in Glasgow has officially started! Outdoor events and festivals are back as communities gather to produce an amazing array of evens for locals and visitors to enjoy in our city for the next number of weeks.

Burns Night at ÒRAN MÒR

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