Big Green Weekend BioBlitz Bonanza

Celebrate the diverse and welcoming place that Glasgow truly is, and get up close and personal to local wildlife at the Big Green Weekend BioBlitz Bonanza in the Botanic Gardens on September 22nd!

Big Green Weekend BioBlitz Bonanza

About Big Green Weekend BioBlitz Bonanza

‘Welcoming new faces through wildlife engagement – learn new skills, explore and have fun.’

This is a celebration event together with partners supporting minority ethnic groups in Glasgow including Refuweegee and West of Scotland Regional Equality Council. Join us as part of TCV’s annual Big Green Weekend and do your bit for biodiversity this September Weekend.

This event will is FREE, open to the public and will include a communal food share PICNIC. Bring a traditional dish to add to the mix!

Help us record all the wildlife we manage to spot in one day. Activities include:
Pond-dipping, foraging nature walks, bug hunting, hapa-zome station, wildlife stalls to explore, games and crafts and more.

Help us celebrate the diverse and welcoming place that Glasgow truly is, and get up close and personal to local wildlife.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Big Green Weekend BioBlitz Bonanza are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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