Your weekend round up: 3 May 2019

Friday 3rd May, 2019

It’s another long weekend – and it’s jam-packed with great things to do across Renfrewshire!

Join the team to take a closer look at just some of the activities and events taking place in the area over the coming days, from festivals and open days to top gigs and even a charity cycling challenge.


Renfrewshire Mental Health Arts Festival

It’s the 13th edition of one of biggest and most diverse festivals in Scotland and, as always, we have a busy programme of events here in Renfrewshire. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘Connected’, with a wide range of programming focusing on the importance of staying connected to each other, and the impact of isolation on our mental health. Take a look at the events in Renfrewshire as part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival by clicking the link below.

When: Friday 3 May – Sunday 26 May

More info can be found here: 


Enable Fete – Renfrew – Saturday

Head along to the Enable Fete at Sandy Road, Renfrew, from 1:30pm on Saturday for an afternoon packed full of fun! Enjoy a range of food, stalls, amusements, bouncy castles, fun games and more – plus, a fantastic tea room with delicious home baking. Enable are also looking for helpers to set up and take down stalls – contact Charlie Newlands on 0141 561 1818 if you’d like to help out.

When: Saturday 4 May – 1:30pm

Where: Sandy Road, Renfrew

More details and ticket info here:


The Vegan Leather – The Bungalow

The Vegan Leather are returning for a big hometown gig. The Paisley outfit will play The Bungalow on the third date of their Scottish tour – and it’s definitely one you won’t want to miss. Grab your tickets from the link below and ‘Shake It’ down to the Bungalow for a top Saturday night.

When: Saturday 4 May – 8pm

Where: The Bungalow

More info can be found here:


Pedal in the Park

The Pedal the Park 100km cycling sportive hosted by Clyde Muirshiel and Ride63 Cycling Club is back! You’ll be pedalling along next to Loch Thom in the hills of Inverclyde, scale the challenging climb of the Dalry Moor Road and return to the stunning Castle Semple Loch. You can sign up before 10pm tonight – and more information about the sportive is available on the Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park website (link below).

When: Sunday 5 May – 8:30am

Where:  Castle Semple Visitor Centre

More info can be found here:

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