Events in the Parks this Week

Pollok Family Day

Parks and Outdoors Events

Glasgow Oktoberfest 2014
Glasgow Green
Thursday 23 October until Sunday 26 October 2014
11.00 am until 11.00 pm
Free entrance on Thursdays, charges apply Friday until Sunday

Returning to Glasgow after a successful launch last year.  Oktoberfest will recreate the feeling of a Bavarian Beer festival in the heart of Glasgow with German beer, food and waiting staff in traditional wear.

For further information visit: Glasgow Oktoberfest 2014

Natwest In Branch Promotion
Buchanan Street
Thursday 23 October 2014
9.00 am until 5.00 pm

To promote Natwest's mortgage products, promotional staff, standing beside a giant coffee cup, will be inviting customers into the Branch for a free tea or coffee and a chat about their current mortgage product.

Teen Challenge Outreach Event
Sauchiehall Street
Thursday 23 October 2014
2.00 pm until 4.00 pm

Teen Challenge Strathclyde is a charitable organisation which offers help to people with life controlling issues. This outreach event will raise awareness of their work and offer help to people "caught in addiction".

Play, Talk, Read Bus
Buchanan Street
Saturday 25 October and Sunday 26 October 2014
10.00 am until 4.00 pm

The Play,Talk, Read Bus will be on site as part of the Royal Concert Hall's Big Music for Minis Weekender activity.

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

Junior Park Run
Victoria Park
Every Saturday at 9.20am

Free weekly timed runs for children aged 4 - 14 years.

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.
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