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Summer Festivals 2019

Sat 20 & Sun 28 July
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Join Platform for some family fun as our summer festivals – both with FREE ENTRY - make a return for 2019 with our Alexandra Park Festival Day and The Bridge Family Festival!


This year we’ll be hosting the Alexandra Park Festival Day on Saturday 20th July. A fun day out for all the family the line-up includes live music, kids activities and inflatables, a live
wrestling show, food and market stalls, and much more. A carnival parade will kick start the event and leaves City Park, Alexandra Parade at 12noon. Come join the fun!

Many East end community groups are involved in the Alexandra Park festival be it the parade or the festival itself - these include Bridgeton Community Learning Campus, Urban Fox, FARE, Royston Youth Action, Milnbank Housing Association, PEEK, Platform’s Art Factory, RAPA and Rosemount Learning Centre.

Sat 20 July, Alexandra Park, 10 Sannox Gardens, G31 3JE

12 noon – 4pm - free entry


Make sure you save some energy for Sunday 28 July for The Bridge Family Festival which is set to be a fantastic day. Enjoy a roller disco, balloon modelling, face painting, live music, children’s activities, sports tasters and community stalls. There will be a stage area in the Platform café bar with performances from various groups, street theatre performances, local bands, songs from the Platform Singers choir and highland dancers. There will also be an Escape Room by Produced Moon at The Lochs Shopping Centre (across from The Bridge) that local teenagers have been working on to help create.

Sun 28 July, The Bridge, 1000 Westerhouse Road, Easterhouse G34 9JW

12 noon – 4pm - free entry

Thank you to our supporters: Glasgow City Council, Milnbank Housing Association, Glasgow Kelvin College, Cashback for Creativity, Glasgow Life and Glasgow Housing Association.

Dates and times
Sat 20 July
Sun 28 July
Additional info

Alexandra Park Festival

Sat 20 July

Alexandra Park, 10 Sannox
Gardens, G31 3JE

12noon – 4pm

Free entry

The Bridge Family Festival Day

Sun 28 July

The Bridge, 1000 Westerhouse
Road, Easterhouse G34 9JW

12noon – 4pm

Free entry

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