Before the venue is handed over for the Commonwealth Games, a Free Football scheme is being run at the Emirates Arena for Glasgow Young Scot card holders, until Friday 6th June, with a view to extending this beyond the Games.
More than 100,000 extra tickets across all 17 sports – from Athletics to Rugby Sevens, Badminton to Weightlifting – as well as both the Opening and Closing Ceremonies will be available on a first-come, first-served basis from 10am on Monday 12 May. Ticket prices remain unchanged, starting from just £15 for adults and £7.50 for concessions (under-16s and over-60s).
A family fun day will be taking place on the 10th April at The Bridge in Easterhouse. Free entry.
Tickets to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games are now on sale – and there are only 10 days left for you to apply for them! The application period will close on 16 September.
A range of east end Glasgow groups and organisations come together in Dennistoun on Saturday 27th July to put on the fourth annual Alexandra Park Festival 2013.
The event runs from 12 noon until 4pm, and entry is free.
It will be a great fun day out for everyone, with lots of attractions including food, sports, live music, art and craft market, inflatables, information stalls, and prizes to be won.
Alexandra Park address: 10 Sannox Gardens, Glasgow, G31 3JE – see our Locality page for a map.
Glasgow’s newest triathlon club is starting up in the East End of the city. Based out of Dennistoun it will be looking to take advantage of some of the best facilities being developed for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, as well as the best natural surroundings money can buy!
Glasgow 2014 – your city, your Games, your opportunity to be involved.
It’s not just athletes at the heart of the Games. You could be too. Everyone in Glasgow is being encouraged to take part in the Games, and one great way to do so is to volunteer.
Long Hot Days is here to get you into the holiday mood in the East End of Glasgow this summer, with a wave of fantastic fun days, gala days and community festivals taking place amongst our local communities.
Alexandra Park sees the return of the second annual Glasgow East Parks festival on Saturday 23rd July 2011, between 12 noon and 4pm. Entry is free to all.