Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

Young Scot Awards Tour Bus
Buchanan Street
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
Botanic Gardens
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
Buchanan Street
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
Buchanan Street
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.

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
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

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]