March, Kids

137 events

Sorted by popularity / date & time

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Moscow State Circus: Park Gorkogo

The internationally-acclaimed Russian circus troupe returns with ever more impressive acrobatics, clowning and aerial feats.

Gala, Durham

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£25 (£18; £75) / 0191 332 4041

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£25 (£18; £75) / 0191 332 4041

Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£15.50 (Children £13.50; £54) / 0116 233 3111

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£15.50 (Children £13.50; £54) / 0116 233 3111

Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

Wed 4 Mar 2015

£14.50–£16.50 (Children £11.50–£13.50 under 16s; £55) / 01438 363200

Thu 5 Mar 2015

£14.50–£16.50 (Children £11.50–£13.50 under 16s; £55) / 01438 363200

Malvern Theatres

Sat 21 Mar 2015

Forum Theatre

£13.50–£15.50 / 01684 892 277

Sun 22 Mar 2015

Forum Theatre

£13.50–£15.50 / 01684 892 277

Also on at:

Perth Green MRC Model Railway Exhibition

A two-day show featuring a wide variety of layouts, plus modelling demonstrations and specialist trade stands. Refreshments available.

Perth Green Community Centre, Jarrow

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£5 ( £4; £12; Children £2) / 0191 489 3743

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£5 ( £4; £12; Children £2) / 0191 489 3743

Spotlites dance 6 - 11 yrs in Sittingbourne on Saturdays

Want to Dance? Different classes for different ages.

New House Youth Centre, Sittingbourne

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£3.50

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£3.50

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£3.50

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£3.50

back to top

Fife Science Festival

Coinciding with National Science and Engineering Week, the festival takes a look at both the past and the future of science in Fife, from notable experts and advances developed in the area, to how science and technology is working to preserve Fife's heritage, both natural and cultural. Events include family fun days…

Various venues: Fife

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 228800

Sat 14 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 228800

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 228800

…and 7 more dates until 22 Mar 2015

Puppet Animation Festival

The UK’s largest and longest established annual performing arts event for children pulls some strings to present a feast of puppet-based entertainment, working with local authorities, organisations and venues throughout Scotland.

Various venues, Scotland

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1298

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1298

Mon 30 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1298

Tue 31 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1298

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 31 Mar 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£24–£38 Wed-Thu, Sun; £27–£42 Fri-Sat / 01227 787787

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£16–£45 / 0844 811 2121

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£16–£45 / 0844 811 2121

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£16–£45 / 0844 811 2121

…and 12 more dates until 29 Mar 2015

ABC, Music and Me

Activities for kids aged 2–5 encompassing music, dance, movement, sound and encouraging hand eye coordination.

St Francis Centre, Glasgow

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 429 0275

Mon 9 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 429 0275

Mon 16 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 429 0275

…and 2 more dates until 30 Mar 2015

Adult Gymnastics Session

Fancy a new way to keep fit? Try Adult Gymnastics.

NCAAC Gymnastics Club, Northampton

Tue 3 Mar 2015

£5 / 01604 660 585

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£5 / 01604 660 585

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£5 / 01604 660 585

…and 2 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted (Ages 6-12)

Peter Higgin directs this theatrical journey for families and schools through the world's largest collection of maritime artefacts. The audience becomes a real-life crew, who must work together to navigate the twists and turns of Simon Davies's script. Developed by Punchdrunk Enrichment.

National Maritime Museum, London SE10

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / £19.75 adults must be accompanied by a child aged 6-12, tickets on sale Sep 24, 10am / 020 8858 4422

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / £19.75 adults must be accompanied by a child aged 6-12, tickets on sale Sep 24, 10am / 020 8858 4422

Mon 30 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / £19.75 adults must be accompanied by a child aged 6-12, tickets on sale Sep 24, 10am / 020 8858 4422

Tue 31 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / £19.75 adults must be accompanied by a child aged 6-12, tickets on sale Sep 24, 10am / 020 8858 4422

Attenborough Watch Group

Nature exploration, games and practical activities for children aged eight to 13.

Attenborough Nature Centre, Nottingham

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Children £2 / 0115 972 1777

Beauty & The Beast

The classic story of a bad-mannered prince who is turned into a beast and must win the love of Beauty, a young woman in search of adventure and romance.

Sands Centre, Carlisle

Sun 29 Mar 2015

£19 ( £17; £65; Children £17 under 16s) / 01228 633766

Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Mon 30 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / £15 (£10) / 028 9073 9074

back to top

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Moving Stateside

The Birmingham Royal Ballet is featuring three American ballets. George Balanchine's first ballet created in America; Serenade, Jessica Lang's Lyric Pieces and In The Upper Room by Twyla Tharp.

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Tue 24 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£14.50–£37; £9.50–£32 disabled; £14.50–£37 (£12; £9.50–£32) / 01752 267222

Wed 25 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£14.50–£37; £9.50–£32 disabled; £14.50–£37 (£12; £9.50–£32) / 01752 267222

Bodleian Hand-Printing Workshop: Families

Put your pens away and discover the art of printing by hand on the Bodleian's antique printing presses. You'll learn a new skill, have fun, and make your own keepsake to take home!

The Story Museum, Oxford

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£8–£10 / 01865 790 050

Botanical Artistry: Medieval Manuscripts - Intermediate

In these five weeks we will revisit some of the techniques learnt in the previous course. We will concentrate on exploring the floral borders which became the dominant feature in the so lavishly decorated pages of The Book of Hours from the 15th century onwards. For those who have already attended the introduction course

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Teaching Lab

£60 Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £54) / 0131 248 2909

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Teaching Lab

£60 Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £54) / 0131 248 2909

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Teaching Lab

£60 Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £54) / 0131 248 2909

…and 22 more dates until 25 Mar 2015

Copper Box Arena, London E20

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£16.50–£24; £12–£19.50 adv (£6–£14.50)

Capital Of The North

Articles and artifacts which tell the story of rulers and the ruled who once lived within York's walls.

Yorkshire Museum

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Included in admission price / 01904 687687

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Included in admission price / 01904 687687

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Included in admission price / 01904 687687

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Chinese New Year Extravaganza

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with displays of acrobatic and kung fu skills and a Lion Dance.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Concert Hall

£15.50 / 01254 582579

The Circus Of Horrors: The Night Of The Zombie

Discover this latest performance featuring a range of bizarre circus acts including a Guinness World Record holding hairculian hair hanging beauty, knife throwers, sword swallowers and fire- limboing acrobats.

Pyramid & Parr Hall, Warrington

Sun 22 Mar 2015

Parr Hall

£26–£16 (£23–£19) / 01925 442345

Sunderland Empire

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£17–£71; £14–£23 early bird (Children £14–£23; £14–£23; £14–£23; £14–£23) / 0844 871 3022

back to top