Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

Global Christmas Market
Argyle Street
Friday 14 November until Sunday 21 December 2014
Monday until Wednesday, 10.00 am until 8.00 pm
Thursday until Saturday, 10.00 am until 9.00 pm
Sunday, 10.00 am until 6.00 pm

The 'not to be missed' Christmas Market returns to Glasgow, offering fabulous food, drink and Christmas gifts from all around the world. Soak up the atmosphere as you walk around the vast array of exciting stalls.

Buchanan Street
Saturday 15 November 2014 until Sunday 4 January 2015
Closed Christmas and New Year Day
10.00 am until 10.00 pm
Entry £2, Photograph £3

The popular Snow Globe returns to Glasgow for Christmas family fun.

Glasgow on Ice
George Square
Thursday 27 November until Wednesday 31 December 2014
Charges apply

For more information visit Glasgow Loves Christmas website

Dr Bike
Langside Road
Friday 19 December 2014
4.00 pm until 7.00 pm

Dr Bike Safety Check service will take place on the pedestrianised area on Langside Road between the Shed nightclub and Langside Halls.

Art on Scotland Market
Royal Exchange Square
Saturday 20 December & Sunday 21 December 2014
10.00 am until 6.00 pm

15 young artists will showcase their work, aimed at enhancing the artistic feel of the Royal Exchange Square area.

Pop Up Church
Holmlea Park
Sunday 21 December 2014
3.30 pm until 4.00 pm

Cathcart Trinity Church of Scotland, Cathcart United Free Church and Cathcart Baptist Church are holding a small service in Holmlea Park to reflect on the meaning of Christmas.

Park Run
Pollok Country Park
Thursday 25 December 2014 & Thursday 1 January 2015
09.30 am until 10.30 am

Parkruns are free weekly timed runs organised by volunteers.  These are special runs on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.  For further information visit

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

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.
Further information

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