Events in the Parks this Week
Parks and Outdoors Events
Young Scot Awards Tour Bus
Friday 27 February 2015
12.00 noon until 2.00 pm
The bus will be on site to raise awareness and drive nominations for this year's awards.
Public Art Project
Thursday 26 & Friday 27 February 2015
11.00 am until 3.00 pm
The Raindropology Foundation is an interactive art installation for members of the public who enjoy walking in Botanical Gardens. This is part of an ongoing Public Art Work to compile a National archive of raindrops.
One Billion Rising Dance Off
St Enoch Square
Saturday 28 February 2015
12.00 noon until 12.30 pm
Dance with Babies will gather and perform a short dance routine aimed at raising awareness of the global campaign to end violence against women.
Scottish Government Happier Mealtimes
Sunday 1 March & Friday 6 March 2015
11.00 am until 7.00 pm
Scottish Government led promotion aimed at highlighting the benefits of eating seasonal, local food.
Race For Life 2015 Launch
Saturday 7 March 2015
11.00 am until 5.00 pm
To support the launch of Race For Life 2015, Cancer Research staff will engage with the public there will be face painting, fancy dress, temporary tattoos and a sound booth and more.
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 www.parkrun.org.uk/register
Junior Park Run
Every Sunday at 9.20am
Weekly timed runs for children aged 4 - 14 years. For more information visit www.parkrun.org.uk/register
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.
Pollok Country Park - Forthcoming Events
To find out what events are taking place at Pollok Country Park check out our new Pollok Events guide.
Wild About Glasgow
Seven Lochs Wetland Park - What's On
To find out what events are taking place at Seven Lochs please visit the Seven Lochs website
Castlemilk Park Winter 2015 Events
Find out what events are taking place this winter in Castlemilk Park.