Blessing of the Crib

The Lord Provost is delighted to welcome all to join her at the Blessing of the Crib in George Square on Wednesday 5th December!

Blessing of the Crib

About Blessing of the Crib

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The traditional Blessing of the Crib takes place in George Square beneath the Christmas lights to a chorus of singers with the Lord Provost of Glasgow. This event is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Remember to wrap up warm and come dressed for the weather.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Blessing of the Crib are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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