New Elfingrove dates added after 120,000 tickets sold in 24 hours

Following phenomenal demand, itison has announced it's adding an additional seven nights onto Elfingrove – the Christmas spectacular taking over Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum this December!

New Elfingrove dates added after 120,000 tickets sold in 24 hours

Article Source: itison
First Published: 3 October 2019 15:54
Updated: 3 October 2019 15:57

Dates for Elfingrove have been extended to run from the 5th December – 5th January after unprecedented demand for the inaugural event (excluding 24th – 26th Dec and 31st Dec – 2nd January).

Tickets for the new dates will be released on Tuesday 8th October at 12noon exclusively at www.itison.com/elfingrove

Oli Norman, CEO of itison and creator of Elfingrove, who is investing £1million in the event said: “The response to Elfingrove has been phenomenal - we asked people to believe – and they have!

“Our hope when launching any new event is that we capture people’s imaginations, but never in our wildest dreams did we anticipate just how popular Elfingrove would be.

“We can’t wait for our first guests to experience what we have in store!”


Described as Night at the Museum, meets GlasGLOW at Christmas, Elfingrove will now run every evening from 5th December through to the 5th January (excluding 24th – 26th December and 31st Dec – 2nd January). The world class production will transform the city’s most loved museum into a spectacular Christmas show with a spell-binding night-time tour of the museum, where inhabitants come to life and an ancient secret is finally revealed. All you have to do is believe.

There are a small number of tickets still available at early bird prices. Tickets for the new dates will go on sale on Tuesday 8th October at 12noon exclusively on www.itison.com/elfingrove, early bird pricing will end then, with new tickets priced at:

• Adult off peak - £15.50 (Mon – Thurs)
• Adult peak - £18.50 (Fri - Sun and 23rd Dec to 5th Jan)
• Child off peak - £10.50 (Mon - Thurs)
• Child peak – £12.50 (Fri – Sun and 23rd Dec to 5th Jan)
• Under 3s – FREE

itison will also be creating E.L.F – The Elfingrove Legacy Fund – giving back to the local community and donating 1000 tickets to good causes across the city.

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