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Kids Classics: Live and Unplugged by the Rainbow Stripes

Rainbow Stripes Nottingham's favourite under-fives' music workshop duo make their Edinburgh debut. Acoustic guitar and bongos accompany the session making it the liveliest, rockingest, action packed, fun, dance and singalong session you'll attend. Come and join in our 10th anniversary celebrations at the Grassmarket…

Just the Tonic at the Community Project, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Old Foundry Room

£2.50 / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£2.50 / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£5 / 0131 556 5375

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 8 more dates until 10 Aug

A Land Fit For Heroes : War And The Working Class 1914-1918

A changing exhibition that looks at why people supported the First World War (and those that didn't), and the role that women played in the war effort.

People's History Museum, Manchester

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0161 838 9190

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0161 838 9190

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0161 838 9190

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 179 more dates until 1 Feb 2015

London Triathlon

The world's biggest triathlon welcomes over 13,000 competitors of all ages to swim, bike and run around a course that takes in many of the capital's most famous landmarks. Distances range from SuperSprint to Olympic Plus to ensure participants of every ability can test their strength and endurance to raise money for…

Royal Victoria Dock, London E16

Sat 2 Aug

£76.50–£128.50 adv / 020 8233 5900

  • 11:00

Sun 3 Aug

£76.50–£128.50 adv / 020 8233 5900

  • 06:30

The Medieval Gloucester Show

Medieval archery, swordplay, demonstrations, face painting, quizzes and crafts make up the programme for The Medieval Gloucester Show.

Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery

Sat 9 Aug

£4; £6 (£3; £5; £9; £12) / 01452 396131

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Aug

£4; £6 (£3; £5; £9; £12) / 01452 396131

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Merlin's Dragon

Spotlites Theatre Productions Vanquish evil knights with real battleaxes! Shoot firebolts with the Dragon! Joust with Sir Lancelot, the White Knight! Professional interactive theatre for kids who don't just want to sit and watch! Nimue, Lady of the Lake weaves spells to drown Avalon! Help Merlin defeat her and the…

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Main Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Main Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Millionaire's House Party

A 1930s-themed gathering with music and costume.

National Trust: Upton House, Banbury

Sat 2 Aug

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £24.50 / 01295 670266

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £24.50 / 01295 670266

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The Music of War: 1914-1918: Conference

Speakers from 12 countries will consider the contribution of music to the war, including government propaganda, commemoration, therapy, morale boosting and entertainment.

The British Library, London NW1

Fri 29 Aug

£60 3-day pass, adv booking required; £25 adv booking required (£15 adv booking required) / 0843 208 1144

  • 09:30 – 20:00

Sat 30 Aug

£60 3-day pass, adv booking required; £25 adv booking required (£15 adv booking required) / 0843 208 1144

  • 09:30 – 19:30

Sun 31 Aug

£60 3-day pass, adv booking required; £25 adv booking required (£15 adv booking required) / 0843 208 1144

  • 10:30 – 17:15

Musical Mornings with Mil's Trills

Amelia Robinson in association with the Pleasance Start your day with an interactive musical adventure and experience what it’s like to be part of the show! After a sell out Pleasance run in 2012, ukulele-playing New Yorker Amelia Robinson returns to the Kidzone, playing original whimsical songs for the whole family to…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Green

£6.50 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Green

£6.50 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Green

£9 (£7.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 17 Aug

Our Teacher is a Troll

Paines Plough / Half Moon Two terrible twins with a talent for turmoil rule their school with terror and tyranny - until the arrival of a new head teacher with green scaly skin, sharp gnarly fangs and a long spiky tail… Can the twins save the school from the child-eating troll? Can they get brussels sprouts in peanut…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Roundabout

£9 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Roundabout

£9 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Roundabout

£11 (£9) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 23 Aug

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

All singing, all dancing puppet show with wee Peppa Pig and pals as they enjoy the rain and muddy puddles and try to fix the leaking nursery roof.

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 8 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

Buxton Opera House

Sun 14 Sep

£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Thu 4 Sep

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

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…and at 9 other places back to top

Regency Family Fun Day

Bring the children to experience Regency-themed quizzes, games and activities taking place in the house and gardens.

National Trust: Ightham Mote, Sevenoaks

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30 / 01732 811145/810378

  • 11:00 – 15:30

Shakespeare for Breakfast

C theatre The Bardic Breakfasters are back! C's Shakespearean sensation returns for a 23rd sell-out year with free coffee and croissants! As ever, a completely brand new storyline for Shakespeare's characters. This comic romp is a witty and unique take on the traditional, whether you have a passion for Shakespeare or…

C, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

 +1

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

 +1

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

 +1

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Sid's Show

Oscar Stardust Ltd Join Sid from CBeebies live on stage in a fantastic, fun-filled adventure that will knock your socks off. Sid is setting out on a heroic quest to find out where in the world his favourite socks and shoes have got to - share in the adventure at the bottom of the sea, deep in the jungle and floating in…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Pleasance Beyond

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£9.50 / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

Sporty Puppet and Cafe Open Day

Kids can create a sporty sock puppet while adults enjoy the cafe.

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

£1.50 per puppet / 0141 339 6185

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Summer at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

There's a whole summer of family-friendly activities at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Included in admission / 0131 524 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Fri 1 Aug

Included in admission / 0131 524 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sat 2 Aug

Included in admission / 0131 524 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30
…and 29 more dates until 31 Aug back to top

National Museum Cardiff

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 10:00 – 16:45

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 10:00 – 16:45

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 10:00 – 16:45
…and 26 more dates until 31 Aug

The Ice Wolf

American High School Theatre Festival From the East Coast Hudson Bay Inuits comes an authentic tale of a fair haired child, exiled by her own people simply because she was born Anatou, The Pale One. In a village ruled by superstition and myth, such a difference has no place. During a famine, her parents disappear while…

Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Mon 4 Aug

Studio

£5 / 0131 447 7597

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tonic Tinies

Kids can enjoy exploring imaginative play through music and movement.

Merry-Go-Round, Glasgow

Wed 6 Aug

£3 / 07983 588675

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Wed 13 Aug

£3 / 07983 588675

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Wed 20 Aug

£3 / 07983 588675

  • 10:30 – 11:30
…and 19 more dates until 31 Dec

Truckfest South East

The new event for 2014 is a return visit to the wonderful Detling Showground in Kent for the last Truckfest of the season.

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 13 Sep

£12 (Children £5; £30) / 01622 630975

  • 09:00

Sun 14 Sep

£12 (Children £5; £30) / 01622 630975

  • 09:00

Virgin Money Fringe on The Mound

Watch spectacular street entertainment on the doorstep of the National Galleries of Scotland. Pick up a bargain for the current day's Fringe shows at the Virgin Money Half-Price Hut. Daily schedule available at www.edfringe.com/streetevents.

The Mound Precinct, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Mound

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Mound

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Mound

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug back to top

VW Whitenoise

East Anglia's largest Volkswagen/Music/Arts Festival at Euston Park, 1-3 August 2014

Euston Park, Thetford

Fri 1 Aug

£27.50

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

£27.50

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

£27.50

  • 12:00 – 17:00

1066 Game and Country Fayre

Displays of equine, clay pigeon shooting, dog show, agility and herding and other country pursuits. Plus music, crafts, stalls and activities for the whole family.

Normanhurst Estate, Battle

Sat 16 Aug

£8 (Family £20; under 17s £4; under 5s free; Seniors £5) / 07942 878107

  • 09:00 – 17:00

National Trust: Moseley Old Hall, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Sat 2 Aug

Free, plus admission £6.75, child £3.35, family £16.85 / 01902 782808

  • 11:15 – 16:45

Sun 3 Aug

Free, plus admission £6.75, child £3.35, family £16.85 / 01902 782808

  • 11:15 – 16:45

1914: Remembering Kingston At War

Display of documents, photographs, artefacts and other materials to record the experiences of Kingston's community as part of the commemorative events for the centenary of the First World War.

Kingston Museum, Kingston upon Thames

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 020 8547 6460

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 020 8547 6460

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 020 8547 6460

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 16 Aug back to top