ROUNDHAY PARK LEEDS - WHAT'S ON AT THE PARK
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Saturday 25th June 2016 between 09.45 and 11.30 am
Preston Baker are proud to be the headline sponsor for this year's 11th annual Roundhay Primary Schools' Run for Fun event. Established by volunteers this event is a wonderful friendly sports event for families and involves eleven primary schools from Leeds. Funds raised are donated to local schools.
The North Leeds Food Festival 2016
Soldiers Field 19-21 of August 2016
Opening Times: 10am – 7pm
On the 19th of August, the beautiful surroundings of Roundhay Park will be transformed into a field of celebration for three days as it plays host to The North Leeds Food Festival.
Thousands will join a celebration of STREET FOOD, CULTURE, ART, MUSIC, TALENT, CHARITY, CRAFTS, LIFESTYLE AND PRODUCE underpinned by a philosophy to showcase and expose talent based in the locality. An event for all ages.
Expect: Some of the best independent Street Food vendors in the North of England, live Music, live Dance Showcases, a fine array of Independent Beverages, The Leeds Showcase, an abundance of Kids Entertainment & Work Shops, Charity participation, Market Street and even the opportunity to eat a Cricket (yes, a Cricket).
Oakwood Farmers Market at Oakwood Clock, Saturday 18th June 9.00 am to 12.30pm.
The popular Farmers Market is held this Saturday at the recently restored Oakwood Clock site.
All the usual stalls, plus a host of guests are booked in for the first market of 2016:
FRIENDS OF ROUNDHAY PARK EVENTS (Open to non members)
Friends events To be announced.
Oakwood Farmers Market - the market is regularly on the third Saturday of each month from 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at Oakwood Clock.
(Dates for the Farmers Markets in 2016 are: January 16th, February 20th, March 19th, April 16th, May 21st, June 18th, July 16th, August 20th, September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 17th)
Canoes on Roundhay Park Lake
Regular events in Roundhay Park Leeds:
In addition to Football and Cricket on Soldiers Field many sports and fitness organisations make use of the facilities of Roundhay Park on a regular basis. Some operate all year round while others only operate in the summer months and lighter evenings. More details can be found on the web sites listed or by e-mailing the address given.
Leeds Rowing Club
Saturday and Sunday mornings Waterloo Lake
White Rose Canoe Club
Tuesday evenings 18.30 Waterloo Lake
Grass Track Cycle Racing
Monday evenings 18.30 (from 9th May) The Arena
Saturday mornings. Warm up 08.45 Run Starts 09.00
Start on Carriage Drive near the Mansion
Roundhay junior parkrun
Sunday mornings Warm up 08.45 Run Starts 09.00 By the cricket pavilion
British Military Fitness Training
Monday and Wednesday evenings, Friday and Saturday mornings
by Princes Avenue Car Park (old tram park near the skatepark)
outFIT Fitness Training
Wednesday evenings, Saturday morning Lakeside Cafe Car Park
Children’s Rides Saturday and Sunday
By the Lakeside Playground
Urban Dance Workout
Wednesday evenings 18.30 Mansion car park
www.cityslickersdf.com firstname.lastname@example.org (booking essential)
Carnegie Brazilian Soccer Schools
Saturday morning Soldiers Field.
Park Road and Princes Ave.
Pramexercise Tuesday mornings Lakeside Cafe Car Park
Tel 0113 225 0791 11.00 – 11.45am
Touch rugby Tuesday evenings Soldiers field, Oakwood end
6.00pm – 7.00pm
Events list compiled with the assistance of the Friends of Roundhay Park as a service to all park users
Buses to Tropical World and Roundhay Park from Leeds City Centre
Ask driver for the stop at Roundhay Park, Tropical World is about 200 yards from the bus stop. Roundhay Park is on the 2 and 12 circular bus route. Buses number 12 (Blue Line) take the most direct route via Oakwood. Buses on route number 2 (Red Line) go a longer way via Moortown Corner. Bus Routes 2, 12 Roundhay Park or Moortown depart from New Market St., New Briggate in Leeds City Centre Daytime every 10 minutes, Sundays & evenings every 20 or 30 minutes
Extra buses are allocated when there is a major event on in Roundhay park
Crime Prevention Advice
Whilst at the event, it’s important to remember the usual crime prevention measures that you would use if you were in a city centre. Make sure you don’t leave any valuables on display and ensure that your car is left locked at all times. It’s easy to have a carefree attitude at this type of occasion but remember to take the same precautions you would on any other night out.
Contacting the Police in an Emergency Always dial 999 in an emergency where there is a danger to life, or a crime is in progress. This number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From a mobile phone, please dial 999 or 112.
101 - Non Emergency Number
Telephone 101 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for non-emergencies where: Police attendance is required - To report a crime - To report other incidents - For general help/advice - For updated crime information