The Global Goals Sculpture Trail is coming this May to Hazlehead Park! Pupils from Hazlehead Primary School are creating a sculpture trail in Hazlehead Park to promote the 17 Global Goals of Sustainable Development.
- When will it be up – The month of May
- Where will it be up – Hazlehead Park
- Why will it be up – To promote the Global Goals
- What will be up – A sculpture trail
- Who will be putting it up – Hazlehead Primary!
The grand opening of the Global Goals Sculpture Trail will be at 11am on the 28th April!
Click here to download the Global Goals Sculpture Trail poster to share with your friends and community!
You are WANTED at the Friends of Hazlehead Dandara 5k Challenge on September 9th!
CLICK HERE AND REGISTER TODAY
This year we have a 5k challenge for adults plus children’s races and an events village including catering stalls and children’s activities. This year will have a Wild West theme for the day, so please feel free to dress up appropriately. There may be some special prizes for the best dressed on the day!
Enjoy Music Festival returns to Aberdeen’s Hazlehead Park on Saturday 3rd of June following last year’s hugely successful event.
2017 sees a huge expansion to the festival site with new features including a VIP Area, Retro Tent, Fun Fair and Family Entertainment Area.
For more information and tickets, please visit the Digital Love Website – http://www.digitalloveaberdeen.co.uk/enjoymusic/
We are absolutely delighted to share that forestry work is underway at Hazlehead!
As part of a conservation plan, this work will take approximately 2 months with some footpaths closed for safety. Alternate routes will be signposted.
Please follow alternate route signs and keep clear of any machinery.
Aberdeen City Council: http://news.aberdeencity.gov.uk/forestry-work-to-begin-at-hazlehead/
As part of Aberdeen’s Winter Festival 2016 we are delighted to share that we will be having our Friends of Hazlehead Winter Wonderland in the park on Sunday 18th December from 12 – 2.30pm.
There will be fun for all the family including entertainment from:
- Santa Parade
- Rock Choir
- Carol Singalong
- Hazlehead School Choir
- Bon Accord Brass Band
… and of course there will also be:
- Craft Stalls
- Mince Pies
- Santa Hats
- Face Painting
The Facebook Event Page is here and you can download a copy of the flier for sharing or displaying below.
We are extremely pleased to share with you that Hazlehead Park has received the Green Flag Award!
The Green Flag Award is labelled “the benchmark national standard for publicly accessible parks and green spaces in the United Kingdom”.
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2016 Friends of Hazlehead Ball at The Chester Hotel and helping us raise £20,000 for Friends of Hazlehead!
Congratulations and thank you to all who joined us and took part in the 2016 Dandara 5k!
We featured very well in the Press & Journal, coverage below:
Press & Journal
Newspaper: Dandara – PJ 5Sept p44 and p45
Newspaper: Dandara – PJ 5Sept p6 PDF
Newspaper: Dandara – Fun In Focus EE Sept 5
To answer a few questions:
- There will be limited entries available on the day for all races – Cash only
- Registration opens at 8.30am
- 9.30am – 600m Race
- 9:50am – 1k Race
- 10:10am – 2k Race
- 10.30 – Children’s Prize giving
- 11:00am – 5k
- 11.45 – Prize giving
Good luck to everyone taking part!
The Dandara 5k is this Saturday!
Find out more about the three local and amazing charities who will be joining us on Saturday at the Dandara 5k and family fun day here: