Venue/Car Parking Offer

Car Parking Offer

Park your car during the GCAF on Saturday 29th or 30th April between 8am and 6pm, at the Duke Street Car Park and pay just £2.50 for a whole days parking.

The car park is a 9-10 minute walk from the venue – see our location map.

To qualify for this offer park your car at Duke Street and then make your way to the venue and ask at the GCAF reception for your discount car parking ticket. Follow the instructions on the discount ticket to activate the discount at the car park pay machine prior to exiting the car park.

 

Location

The Old Fruitmarket is located in the Merchant City of Glasgow situated east of George Square this area offers an oasis of contemporary, Victorian and 17th Century architecture and is where you can find high end dining, buzzing bars, cafes and designer shops.

For more information on the Merchant City visit –https://peoplemakeglasgow.com/discover/districts/merchant-city

Image 54The venue recently benefited from an extensive refurbishment which has given this iconic venue a new lease of life and an important role in hosting many of the city’s cultural events and celebrations with it recently being one of the key ‘hub’ venues for the Commonwealth Games. This spacious and entrancing venue has kept all its period charm, including the lofty vaulted roof, cast iron columns, original signage and balcony.

Address: Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1NQ.  Enter via City Halls main front door.

Map and Directions

BY CAR

On the M8 motorway take junction 15, turn left onto Castle Street follow signs for the Royal Infirmary/East Kilbride/A730 Castle Street then becomes High Street and at the fourth set of traffic light turn right onto Ingram Street.Candleriggs is the second street on the left.

 

BY TRAIN

Queen Street and Central stations are approx a ten minute walk from the venue.

BY SUBWAY

The nearest  subway station is St Enoch which is approx a ten minute walk from the venue.

BY BUS

Many local service buses pass close by the Old Fruitmarket and the next door City Halls either along the Trongate or Glassford Street. Most operated by Firstbus