Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

The Electric Gardens
Botanic Gardens
Friday 23 January until Sunday 15 February 2015
5.30 pm until 9.00 pm
Charges apply

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
Argyle Street
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.

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.  

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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
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

Castlemilk Park Winter 2015 Events

Find out what events are taking place this winter in Castlemilk Park.

pdf icon Castlemilk Park Winter 2015 Events Calendar [4Mb]