Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

Family Funfair
Glasgow Green
Thursday 14 May 2015 until Monday 25 May 2015
1.00 pm until 9.00pm
Charges apply

Come along and bring the kids, join in the fun and thrills at the family funfair - there will be plenty of rides to choose from.

Scottish SPCA Awareness Day
Buchanan Street
Friday 22 May 2015
9.00 am until 5.00 pm

SPCA promotion aimed at raising awareness of the animal rescue and rehoming work that is done.  Staff will be in fancy dress, engaging with the public and giving out information on the SPCA centres.

Jeep Promotion
St Enoch Square
Saturday 23 May & Sunday 24 May 2015
9.00 am until 6.00 pm

Consumers can enter a futuristic booth and immerse themselves into a 360 degree video while experiencing the latest range of Jeep vehicles.

Nature Photographic Exhibition
Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens
Saturday 23 May until Sunday 24 May
10.00 am until 4.00 pm

Kicking off the start of the Scottish Nature festive at the Botanic gardens, this photographic exhibition celebrating Home, Habitat and Shelter, touring Glasgow parks through June - Aug. This exhibition of Nature photograph winners sees the Society of Biology, Glasgow City of Science, Glasgow University and Glasgow's Countryside Rangers join forces to capture images of Glasgow and launch the Glasgow Green Year photographic competition.

Yorkhill 5K Fun Run
Kelvingrove Park
Sunday 24 May 2015
11.00 am until 4.00 pm

Yorkhill in association with Ahmadiyya Muslim Association are holding the annual 5k fun run.  For further information visit:  Yorkhill Children's Charity

Nature Tots
Tollcross Park
Friday 29 May 
1.00 pm until 2.00 pm

A new story every month

Big Cook Out
Pollok Country Park, Burrell Field
Sunday 31 May
12 noon until 1.30 pm 

During national BBQ week enjoy an al fresco lunch with countryside rangers as they teach you about the art of leaving no trace and bushcraft. The parks will soon have new bylaws and we'd like you to know all about them.

Southside Shindig
Queens Park Arena
Saturday 6 June 2015
12 noon until 5.00 pm

Come along and join in a celebration of UK & International Food & Music.  For further information visit: Queens Park Arena

Park Run
Pollok Country Park, Springburn Park, Tollcross Park & Victoria Park
Every Saturday at 9.30am

Sign up for this free weekly 5K park run.  

Register at

Junior Park Run
Victoria Park
Every Sunday at 9.20am

Weekly timed runs for children aged 4 - 14 years.  For more information visit

Glasgow's Farmers' Market
Pollokshaws Road/Langside Avenue: first and third Saturday of month
Mansfield Park, Partick: second and fourth Saturday of the month
10am to 2pm

Enjoy a delicious range of affordable, healthy and locally produced food.  You'll find a wide variety of seasonal vegetables, fresh fruit, quality meat, free range eggs, bread, cakes, cheese and fresh street food.

Events taking place all year round

Heritage Trails - Heritage Trails exist throughout Glasgow. They are a great way of exploring the city, and finding out a little more about some of the sites and monuments along the way.
Further information

Seven Lochs Wetland Park - What's On

To find out what events are taking place at Seven Lochs please visit the Seven Lochs website