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Upcoming Events

Bellahouston Park

In2TheWild Outdoor Fitness
Bellahouston Park
Every Tuesday at 6.30pm - Bootcamp
Every Thursday 6pm Strength and Conditioning and 7pm Running Club

Every Sunday 9am - Bootcamp
Charges apply

We offer Group Outdoor Fitness, Personal Training, Strength and Conditioning, Corporate and School Packages, Outdoor Activities as well as Paddle Board Instruction in and around Glasgow.

More information can be found on the In2TheWild Outdoor Fitness website.

George Square

UK Space Agency's Space for Everyone - Replica Rocket Tour
Thursday 21 September until Monday 25 September 2023
Thursday and Friday 10am until 4pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am until 5pm
Monday 10am until 3pm
George Sqaure


Explore our 72ft replica rocket and learn about the UK's journey into space.

Engage in hands-on experiences that spark imagination and curiosity about space.

Interact with trained hosts and industry experts who will shed light on the role of space and the various careers in the UK space sector.

For more information please visit

Great Scottish Run
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October 2023
George Square
8.30 am
Charges apply

Entries for the AJ Bell Great Scottish Run are open. With a city centre start and finish, the AJ Bell Great Scottish Run is a celebration of everything that makes Glasgow truly great: inspiring urban architecture, green spaces, history, music, strength, spirit and, of course, great people, personality and humour.  Thousands of runners take part each year to challenge themselves and to raise money for good causes. And Scotland's friendliest city always delivers on the support front too, with crowds of locals turning out each year to cheer and high-five from beginning to end. Plus there's medals, finisher t-shirts and bragging rights for all!

More information and to register for the event visit the Great Scottish Run website.

Hope Walk
George Square to Glasgow Green
Tuesday 10 October 2023
12 noon until 2pm

HOPE WALK is taking place on World Mental Health day, it is also the 10th anniversary since Papyrus started doing these walks. HOPE WALK is aimed at raising awareness of Papyrus and our presence here in Scotland, promoting our HOPE LINE 247 service, breaking the stigma surrounding suicide and a chance for anyone who has been affected by suicide to come together.

Glasgow Garden of Remembrance 2023
George Square
24 October untill 13 November 2023
The opening will be at 11am on 24 October 2023

The garden allows people of Glasgow a focal point to pay their respects and allows them to remember the fallen from conflicts.

Remembrance Sunday
George Square
Sunday 12 November 2023
11am until 11.45am

The main Remembrance service takes place in George Square at 11am and will end at 11.45am with service will be held at the Centotaph with a wreath laying ceremony and then march past and salute the front of the City Chambers.

Blessing of the Crib
George Square
Wednesday 29 November 2023
6pm until 7pm

Official annual opening of the Blessing of the Crib.

Glasgow Green


Kelvingrove Park

In2TheWild Outdoor Fitness
Kelvingrove Park
Every Monday at 6.30am - Bootcamp, 6pm - Bootcamp and 7pm - Bootcamp
Every Wednesday 6pm - Bootcamp and Strength and Conditioning 7pm - Running Club

Every Thursday 6.30am - Bootcamp
Every Saturday 8am - Bootcamp and 9am - Bootcamp
Charges apply

We offer Group Outdoor Fitness, Personal Training, Strength and Conditioning, Corporate and School Packages, Outdoor Activities as well as Paddle Board Instruction in and around Glasgow.

More information can be found on the In2TheWild Outdoor Fitness website.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

St Enoch Square

Elsewhere in the city - Parks and Open Spaces

CWGC Doors Open Days 2023
Cardonald Cemetery
Friday 15 September until Sunday 17 September 2023
10.00 am until 2.30pm

In Cardonald Cemetery, the CWGC commemorate 198 service personnel that served and died during the Second World War. In addition to the Commonwealth service personnel's war graves, this cemetery also contains New Zealand, German, Polish, Norwegian, Dutch, and Italian War Graves.

Join us on a tour to learn more about the work and history of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission as well as those individuals we care for at Cardonald.

There will be two tours on the day. Tour 1 is from 11am to 12.15 pm and Tour 2 will take place from 1pm to 2.15 pm.

MEETING POINT: Cross of Sacrifice, close to the main gate of the cemetery.

The cemetery is built on a gradual slope upwards from the entrance, with most of the walking route on pathways. However, their maybe times where those on tour would be required to venture onto the more grassy areas.

There are no toilet facilities on site.

Please dress appropriately for the weather and bring a water bottle with you if needed. We will not be able to provide refreshments.

Tickets are available on the EventBrite website.

International Brigade Commemoration
La Pasionaria Statue at River Clyde

Saturday 16 September 2023
2.30pm until 3.15pm

To commemorate the 65 lives lost from Glasgow who fought in the 1936-1939 Spanish Civil war, wreath laying ceremony.

Party in the Park
Ruchill Park
Saturday 21 October 2023
12 Noon until 5pm

Community Event with music and dance run by BJO Amara Association

Byres Road Christmas Celebration
Vinicombe Street
26 November 2023
10am until 4.30pm

Our wee Christmas market begins at noon with a selection of local traders selling gifts, crafts and food. Entertainment on the main stage is from 2.30 pm with choirs, cover bands and bags of festive cheer!! We will be announcing this soon so keep for more info. Then onto the main event! The Christmas tree lights Switch on.

Events taking place all year round

Glasgow's Farmers' Market
Mansfield Park, Partick: second and fourth Saturday of the month
10.00 am to 2.00 pm

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.

Pollok Country Park, Queens Park, Ruchill Park, Springburn Park, Tollcross Park and Victoria Park
Every Saturday at 9.30 am

Sign up for this free weekly 5K park run. Register at the Parkrun website.

Junior Parkrun
Springburn Park
Every Sunday at 9.30 am

Free, weekly 2k timed run for children aged 4 - 14 years. For more information visit: Parkrun website: Parkrun website.

Junior Parkrun
Victoria Park
Every Sunday at 9.20 am

Weekly timed runs for children aged 4 - 14 years. For more information visit: Parkrun website.

Springburn Cricket Hub
Every Thursday 5 May 2023 until 29 September 2023

Wicketz is a free of cost year round weekly cricket community programme delivered by Cricket Scotland.

For more information please visit Lord Staverners website

Glasgow Botanic Gardens - Find out about future events for the Botanic Gardens in Glasgow by visiting the Friends of Glasgow Botanic Gardens website.

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.

Seven Lochs Wetland Park - What's On

To find out what events are taking place at Seven Lochs please visit the Seven Lochs website

MyParkScotland - is an innovative online portal which helps people discover and support their local parks. Find out what's on in your park by visiting: MyParkScotland website

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