TRNSMT Festival

Submitted by edg on Tue, 26 Nov '19 6.49pm
Time & place

The summer's major Scottish rock festival, organised by DF Concerts, and successor to T in the Park has been held since 2017 in the oldest park in Glasgow.

TRNSMT (pronounced "Transmit") Festival sees three days of music including Courteeners, Liam Gallagher, Lewis Capaldi, Ian Brown, Snow Patrol, Rita Ora, Sam Fender, Blossoms, Aitch and many more.

The festival is broadcast by the BBC.

TRNSMT Tickets

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 29th November, 2019.

There are standard and VIP packages for 1 day, 2 day passes and weekend passes.

Look out for early bird offers in July for the following year's festival.

Getting there from Edinburgh

It's Glasgow! Trains from Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket are fastest (45 minutes or so for fastest trains) and run frequently throughout the day. There are plenty of intercity buses to choose from from St Andrew Square and other stops. It takes around 70 minutes for faster buses.

Background: T in the Park

Before DF Concerts kicked off TRNSMT, it held T in the Park each year. The festival was named after its chief sponsor, the brewing company Tennents and was held annually from 1994. T in the Park was originally held at Strathclyde Park, then from 1997 to 2014 was held at the airfield in Balado, near Kinross.

It had seven stages of music, a large camping area, with stalls, funfair, and Big Wheel.

In 2015, it moved to  Strathallan Castle in Perthshire. From 2007, T in the Park was run over three days in July.

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