Alexandra Park Festival Day

Platform's annual family Festival Day and carnival parade at Alexandra Park is back on Saturday 28th July!

Alexandra Park Festival Day

About Alexandra Park Festival Day

We are delighted to announce that we will be running two summer festival days this July. Packed with fun and entertainment these are great outings for all the family.

Saturday 28 July* marks the return of the Alexandra Park Festival Day within Alexandra Park. Expect live music, food & market stalls, kids activities and inflatables plus much, much more!

The Bridge Family Festival will take place on Sunday 29 July at The Bridge, Easterhouse.

Previous activities have included live music, children’s activities, carnival drummers, sports tasters, a swimming pool party, community stalls and a Made in Easterhouse market with homemade arts, crafts, food and clothes.Previous festival days have showcased live music, children’s activities, carnival drummers, sports tasters, a swimming pool party, community stalls and a Made in Easterhouse market with homemade arts, crafts, food and clothes.

There will also be costume and carnival making workshops leading up to the festivals. Contact paul@platform-online.co.uk / 0141 276 9696 for more info.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Alexandra Park Festival Day are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Saturday Art Club

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Saturday Art Club

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Saturday Art Club

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Platform Singers

Platform Singers

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Platform Singers

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Platform Singers

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Lab Station

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Platform Music Classes

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Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

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Platform Music Classes

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Platform Singers

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Platform Singers

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