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Glasgow’s TRNSMT music festival to go ahead at full 50,000 capacity after being named gateway event

© Ryan Buchanan for TRNSMTGeorge Ezra closes TRNSMT 2019
George Ezra closes TRNSMT 2019

Thousands of music fans will head to Glasgow Green next month after TRNSMT was given the green light to go ahead.

The music festival has been awarded the status of a ‘gateway event’ by the Scottish Government, which means it can host full capacity crowds.

Up to 50,000 people are expected to attend each of the festival’s three days, between September 10 and 12.

Geoff Ellis, chief executive at TRNSMT said: “I’m delighted to confirm that cinch presents TRNSMT has been given approval to take place this year due to its status as a Gateway Event, with permission to host up to 50,000 fans per day over the weekend of 10th – 12th September.

“We’re looking forward to working in partnership with the Scottish Government and Glasgow City Council in delivering the festival.”

The headliners for the festival are Courteeners, Liam Gallagher and The Chemical Brothers.

Also on the bill across the event are Sam Fender, AJ Tracey, Primal Scream, Snow Patrol and Amy Macdonald.