Kids events in Glasgow

93 events within 5 miles

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Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival

A colourful and exciting ice show featuring characters from Frozen, Tangled, The Little Mermaid and more.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Thu 26 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Fri 27 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

Children's Classic Concerts: The Monsters' Ball

A spooky concert of music and dance for all the family. Dress up in your scariest costume and join the Monster Ball.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0141 353 8000

The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000

Miracle on 34 Parnie Street

Johnny McKnight plays Kristine Kringle in this kitsch pantomime.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 28 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

Sat 29 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

Sun 30 Nov

Times vary / £9–£18 (Family £40–£56) / 0141 552 4267

…and 35 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Glasgow Loves Hogmanay

A programme of family activities for the daytime and early evening of Hogmanay, including traditional music, children’s activities and Scottish food and drink.

George Square, Glasgow (0.2 miles)

Wed 31 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed

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Monkey Drama

Fun and developmental classes for little ones, based on the notion that enjoying drama and the creative arts is good for children's social and emotional well-being. Suitable for ages 2–5.

Broomhill Community Chuch, Glasgow (3.2 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

Fri 7 Nov

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

Fri 14 Nov

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

…and 5 more dates until 19 Dec

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£19–£42 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£19–£42 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£19–£42 / 0844 871 7648

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Hummingbird, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 28 Dec

prices vary / 07986 527947

Hallowe'en Fright Night

A family friendly Hallowe'en treat, with everything from a monster science show to a zombie apocalypse on offer.

Glasgow Science Centre (1.9 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£6 (Under 3s free) / 0141 420 5000

Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

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

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Wed 20 May 2015

£16.50–£31.50 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 21 May 2015

£16.50–£31.50 / 0844 871 7648

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The Raven: A Superhero Musical

Original musical inspired by the comics of Marvel and DC.

Eastwood Park Theatre, Glasgow (5.0 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£13 (£10) / 0141 577 4956

£13 (£10; Students £10) / 0141 577 4956

The Games We Play

An exhibition looking at the culture of game playing across centuries and countries.

Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow (1.4 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 333 3282

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0141 333 3282

…and 70 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Firefly Yoga for Youth

Yoga for the young'uns, taught through creativity, play, mindfulness and relaxation.

Caledonian Taekwondo Health & Fitness Centre, Glasgow (4.2 miles)

Wed 5 Nov

£4 / 07841 539336

Wed 12 Nov

£4 / 07841 539336

Wed 19 Nov

£4 / 07841 539336

…and 4 more dates until 17 Dec

Hallowe'en Lantern Walk

Join in – if you dare – on this family lantern walk through the woods, followed by a display from fire dancers. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult, and sturdy footwear and warm clothes are advised.

Provanhall House, Glasgow (4.5 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0141 287 6776

Peter Pan

JM Barrie's classic story of the boy who wouldn't grow up. Presented to celebrate the 50th anniversary since the King's Theatre staged its first pantomime. Featuring Gary Tank Commander's Greg McHugh.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Sat 6 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £9–£29.50 / 0844 871 7648

Sun 7 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £9–£29.50 / 0844 871 7648

Mon 8 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £9–£29.50 / 0844 871 7648

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Gerry Durkin: Tales and Songs

An hour of stories and songs with Gerry Durkin.

Bridgeton Library, Glasgow (1.2 miles)

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 0141 276 0870

Knightswood Library, Glasgow (4.7 miles)

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 0141 276 1555

Irn-Bru Carnival

From the traditional whirl of the waltzers and the crash of the dodgems to the brand new Voodoo Dancer and equally stomach-churning Matterhorn, Speed Buzz and Extreme. Plus of course there are gentler rides for wee ones such as the Teacups and the Carousel. Entry price is £13 with visitors receiving ten vouchers which can…

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£13 / 0141 248 3000

Lil Monsters Hallowe'en Ball

A special breakfast for little Hallowe'en monsters with games, competitions, tricks and treats.

Hard Rock Café, Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

£12.95 (Children £9.95; under twos free) / 0141 353 8790

The Three Little Pigs

The wolf has blown down their houses and the three pigs are forced to take their Christmas elsewhere. Ages 5+.

Platform, Glasgow (4.9 miles)

Tue 9 Dec

£12 (£5; Children £6) / 0141 276 9696

Wed 10 Dec

£12 (£5; Children £6) / 0141 276 9696

Thu 11 Dec

£12 (£5; Children £6) / 0141 276 9696

…and 9 more dates until 22 Dec

Bounce And Rhyme

Drop in session with action songs, rhymes and stories that help children’s literacy and numeracy. Suitable for under 3s.

Dennistoun Library, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0768

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 276 0768

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0141 276 0768

…and 3 more dates until 17 Nov

Gorbals Library, Glasgow (1.0 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 429 0949

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 429 0949

Mon 17 Nov

Free / 0141 429 0949

Mitchell Library, Glasgow (1.0 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2999

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2999

Mon 17 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2999

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Glimmer

From the creators of Albert Drive and Junction 25 comes this dynamic, feel-good show for the whole family.

Tramway, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Sat 6 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Wed 10 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Thu 11 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

…and 8 more dates until 21 Dec

Wizzi Wizard's Hallowe'en Haunting Party Night

Hallowe'en magic show from Wizzi Wizard followed by spooky snacks and party games. Every child gets a goodie bag to take home and fancy dress is encouraged.

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, Glasgow (2.5 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£8.50 (Children £7.50) / 0141 339 6185

CBeebies Live! Presents Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble's Circus

Circus-themed spectacular with popular CBeebies characters.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Children's Classic Concerts and the RSNO: Deck the Halls with Owen and Olly

Christmas tunes with the irrepressible duo, a full orchestra and a squad of ballet dancers.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Sat 6 Dec

£10–£15 (£6–£9; Children £6–£9) / 0141 353 8000

Dance with Babies

Have fun with your newborn and meet new people at this dancing workshop for parents and babies. Learn the basic steps of salsa, cha-cha, boogie, belly, bachata, classical ballet and swing dance styles. No dance experience is necessary. Bring any baby carrier/sling and a bottle of water.

Kelvinside Hillhead Parish Church, Glasgow (2.1 miles)

Thu 6 Nov

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

Thu 13 Nov

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

Thu 20 Nov

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

…and 5 more dates until 25 Dec

Bishopbriggs Guide Hall (3.0 miles)

Fri 31 Oct

£5 (four classes £15)

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (four classes £15)

Sun 2 Nov

£5 (four classes £15)

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