Events in the Parks this Week
Parks and Outdoors Events
The Electric Gardens
Friday 23 January until Sunday 15 February 2015
5.30 pm until 9.00 pm
This unusual event consists of a walking tour for adults, children and groups, through the darkened upper Botanic Gardens with dramatic lighting, sound effects and music enhancing The Electric Gardens experience. The tour includes a special visit inside the Kibble Palace. For more information visit: The Electric Gardens
Army Recruiting Event
Tuesday 27 January until Saturday 31 January 2015
09.00 am until 6.00 pm
Army recruiting event showcasing a new piece of equipment - an innovative 6m x 6m dome which has a 360 degree screen inside, showing a short film clip highlighting available roles in the Army.
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
Queen's Park: 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.