St Andrew’s Day Celebrations Renfrewshire

Paisley, Renfrew and Erskine
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Enjoy a variety of St Andrew’s Day and Scottish themed events. Foodies can shop at the St Andrew’s farmers market; school children can showcase their skills at the Alternative Highland Games; and, unique to Renfrewshire, families can take part in creative play and dance at the St Andrew’s Day Baby Ceilidh.

Farmers Market

A showcase of Scottish produce.
Venue - County Square, Paisley
Date - 27 November 2010
Times - 9am - 1pm
Contact - Shoniad Kay (01655 770217)

Baby Ceilidh
Aimed at families with children 0-5 years, to celebrate St Andrews day and participate in creative play. The DJ will use contemporary Scottish rock & pop, as the background for dancing and games. There will also be a dedicated arts and digital animation space with workshop facilitators, who will encourage families to create a frieze and digital image of their own personal interpretation of St. Andrew's Day.
Venue - Paisley Town Hall
Date - 30 November 2010
Times - 11am - 1pm
Contact - Claire O'Hara (0141 889 3151)

Please note that due to popular demand the Baby Ceilidh has sold out.

Alternative Highland Games
Involving local schools (49 schools have been invited to participate, games include: tossing the caber, welly throw, putting the neep, 3 legged race, relay race, tug of war.
Finals will be held in Lagoon Leisure Centre, Paisley on 30 November, all competitors will receive a medal at the finals. Spectators are welcome at the heats and the finals.
Venues - Renfrew Sports Centre, Erskine Sports Centre, Linwood Sports Centre, Lagoon Leisure Centre
Date - Final on 30 November 2010, Heats 25 & 26 November
Times - Finals 10am - 12pm, Heats 10am -12pm
Contact - William Mimnagh (0141 887 2210)


Contact Details

Renfrewshire Council
Renfrewshire House
Cotton Street
Paisley, PA1 1UJ

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