The sun is shining and the bank holiday weekend is upon us!
Fingers crossed that the nice weather will keep up over the next few days – but if it doesn’t, there’s still plenty of great things to enjoy indoors or outside in Renfrewshire.
Join the Paisley.is team for a guide into just some of the great events, activities and more happening in the area this weekend.
Clyde Muirshiel Walking Festival – Saturday to Monday
Stretch your legs over the long weekend with this fantastic festival. The walks on offer vary in pace and duration to appeal to all levels, with leisurely-paced strolls and more serious hill walks. Some of the easy walks on offer include a Fairlie Awesome Walk and Inverclyde Coastal Trail and take up to two hours. There’s also moderate walks at approximately four hours in length and more strenuous, full-day walks. There are a number of walks on each of the days, led by local people from walking groups such as The Ramblers and co-ordinated by the Clyde Muirshiel Countryside Ranger Service. Click the link for more information about the festival.
When: Saturday 25 – Monday 27 May
More info can be found here: http://clydemuirshiel.co.uk/event/clyde-muirshiel-walking-festival-2019/
Paisley Abbey Tower Opening and Coffee Morning – Saturday – 10:30am
Have you ever wondered what the view is like from the top of Paisley Abbey? Well, now you can see the spectacular sights for yourself at this special Paisley Abbey Tower Opening and Coffee Morning to raise funds for Malaysia Scouting Expedition. Tower tours start at 10:30am and are every 30 minutes – just be ready to climb a lot of steps!
When: Saturday 25 May – From 10:30am
Where: Paisley Abbey
Find out more: https://www.paisleyabbey.org.uk/events/
Dirty Harry and Special Guests – The Bungalow – Saturday – 8pm
After sold out gigs in 2017 & 2018, Dirty Harry are coming back to Paisley this Saturday. Perfect for all Blondie fans, Dirty Harry bring the original sound, attitude and back catalogue, including top hits Heart Of Glass, Call me, Atomic, Maria, One Way or Another and much more. Click the link below for ticket availability.
When: Saturday 25 May – 8pm
Where: The Bungalow
More info can be found here: https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Paisley/The-Bungalow-Bar/NNE-Presents-Dirty-Harry-Plus-Special-Guests/13319496/
Fox and Hounds Beer and Music Festival – Houston – 12pm
Head to the Fox and Hounds for its annual Beer and Music Festival this Sunday. The fun begins at 12pm with a host of live music and over 30 beers to sample – including popular brewers from up and down the country. There’s something for everyone with wine & prosecco, spirits, cider, and soft drinks all available at the outside bar. With free entry to the festival and a BBQ throughout the day, what more could you ask for?
When: Sunday 26 May – 12pm
Where: The Fox and Hounds, Houston
More info can be found here: https://foxandhoundshouston.co.uk/index.php/2019/03/11/beer-festival-2019/