Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

In the Night Garden Live! 2014
Queenspark Recreation Ground
Friday 29 August until Saturday 13 September 2014
10.00 am until 6.00 pm
Charges apply

The fabulous family theatre event returns to enchant and delight Glasgow's young and young at heart. Come and see Iggle Piggle, Makka Pakka and Upsy Daisy, as they perform in Glasgow's south side. For further information please visit In the Night Garden...Live

Army Recruitment
Sauchiehall Street
Monday 1 September until Friday 5 September 2014
9.00 am until 4.00 pm

An Army display trailer and personnel will be on site to engage with interested parties to discuss careers in the Armed Forces.

Summer Wheels Pop Up Dr Bike
Glasgow Green
Wednesday 3 September 2014
4.00 pm  until  6.30 pm

Free bike service set up by Glasgow Bike Station.

Inflatable Slide
Victoria Park
Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 September 2014
10.00 am until 9.00 pm
Charges will apply

Inflatable Slide in the park. The age group is from 2 years to 12 years.

Inflatable Slide
Kelvingrove Park
Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 September 2014
10.00 am until 9.00 pm
Charges will apply

Inflatable Slide in the park. The age group is from 2 years to 12 years.

Royston's Got Talent
Glenconner Park
Saturday 6 September 2014
12 noon until 8 pm

Promoting the local area this event will include,  come and try sports, information stalls, face painting, a music stage and much more, come along and join the fun.

Art on Scotland Art Market
Royal Exchange Square
Saturday 6 September 2014
10.00 am until 6.00 pm

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

Fresh n Lo Pedal for Scotland
Glasgow Green
Sunday 7 September 2014
Starting at 06.45 am

Scotland's biggest mass participation bike ride, starting within Glasgow Green and finishing at  Murrayfield Stadium.
For registration and further information visit Pedal for Scotland website

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

Countryside Events Programme 2013-2014
The Wild About Glasgow countryside events programme 2013-2014 will be available in the near future. Featuring almost 100 events and activities for all ages and interests.

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