Kids - List picks
- Museum of Flight Airshow
The annual airshow takes to the skies again, with thrilling flight displays from the Blades, fairground rides, kids activities and lots of vintage aircraft to climb inside and explore. National Museum of Flight, East Lothian, Sat 26 Jul.
- Fun in the Park 2008
A day of free family fun in the shape of mountain biking, storytelling, live music, community stalls, dog displays and a whole lot more besides. If it all gets too much, there’s also a free stress-busting massage on offer. Springburn Park, Glasgow, Sat 19 Jul.
- A Hysterical History of Scotland
A whirlwind, whistle-stop tour of our country’s past, both good and bad, with actors Shonagh Price and Alan McHugh. National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, Sun 20 Jul.
The Starcatchers people who brought you Little Light and My House return with a new performance installation for the very wee (0–3) in the now re-opened and much loved NEAC. North Edinburgh Arts Centre, Tue 22–Sat 26 Jul.
- Art in the Park
Create beautiful works of art with bits and pieces drawn from nature, in the beautiful surroundings of the Cammo Estate. Cammo Visitor Centre, Edinburgh, Thu 24 Jul.
- Art on a Mat
Two of Scotland’s top storytellers, Ron Fairweather and Fergus McNicol work creatively with children aged 3–6 and their parents/carers. Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, Sun 27 Jul.