Kids, Activities

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Burntisland Summer Fair

All the fun of the fair with something for everyone, including children's and adult rides, side stalls and more candy floss than you can shake a stick at.

Burntisland Links

Tue 25 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Wed 26 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Thu 27 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00
…and 52 more dates until 18 Aug

Truckfest

The UK's largest truck festival with plenty of entertainment for all the family.

Cheshire Showground, Knutsford

Sat 14 Sep

£5–£70 / 01775 768661

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Sun 15 Sep

£5–£70 / 01775 768661

  • 09:30 – 17:30

The Hop Farm Country Park, Tonbridge

Sat 17 Aug

£14–£33 Adults (Children £5 Children between 5-15) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 18 Aug

£14–£33 Adults (Children £5 Children between 5-15) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Newark Showground

Sat 5 Oct

£14 (5–15s £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 6 Oct

£14 (5–15s £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

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Royal Greenwich Get Together

A day out celebrating the military traditions of the borough, but with lots of kids' activities including a pop-up circus theatre, a community parade and street food, bars and a farmers' market.

Artillery Square, Woolwich

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

General Gordon Square, London SE18

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Social in the Gardens

Scotland's festival of social enterprise that celebrates the field with a day of market stalls, live music, open air family ceilidh, art exhibition, food stalls and a bar - all produced and run by social enterprises that are working to improve people's quality of life here in Scotland. The 2019 event will be free as it…

Ross Theatre Bandstand, Edinburgh

Fri 26 Jul

Free / 0131 228 1276

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Sat 27 Jul

Free / 0131 228 1276

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Wallsend Festival on the Green

A fun day out for all the family, with a fairground, live entertainment, stalls, food, street performers and more.

Wallsend Hall

Sun 7 Jul

Prices to be confirmed

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Revolution Festival

Family day out at the Falkirk Wheel, featuring the Lock'n'Paddle, food stalls, live music, laser tag and more.

The Falkirk Wheel

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 08700 500208

Summer in Battersea Park

Have all the fun in the sun at Battersea Park, with food and drink stalls out every weekend and a range of family-friendly activities, from movie screenings and live music to the annual Battersea Park Dog Show.

Battersea Park, London SW11

Sat 29 Jun

Sun 30 Jun

Foodies Festival

Michelin starred and award-winning chefs cook up a storm at this year's festival dedicated to epicureans, as well as offerings from local producers and workshops for food lovers young and old.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

Sat 3 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

Sun 4 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

Parkers Piece, Cambridge

Fri 28 Jun

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38) / 0844 248 5142

Sat 29 Jun

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38) / 0844 248 5142

Sun 30 Jun

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38) / 0844 248 5142

South Parks, Oxford

Sat 24 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

Sun 25 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

Mon 26 Aug

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38)

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Mission Mud

Jog, walk or crawl a two mile course with mud obstacles.

Harewood House, Leeds

Sat 29 Jun

£15 (Children £10) / 0113 218 1000

Willen Lake Park, Milton Keynes

Sat 13 Jul

Children £10; Family £15

  • 10:00 – 13:00

The War Of The Worlds Experience

Multi-sensory immersive experience that takes you back to the time of HG Wells' Victorian England. Experience an alien invasion and experience scenes from Jeff Wayne's musical interpretation of the story.

Old Metal Exchange, London EC3A

Tue 25 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

Wed 26 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

Thu 27 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

…and 56 more dates until 31 Aug

Bedford Place Vintage Family Festival

Family day out with music from Still Moving DJs, The Lindy Club dancers, Sing Now choir, food and refreshments, children's petting farm, Hampshire Farmers Market, craft stalls and much more.

Wilton Avenue / Bedford Place Car Park, Southampton

Sun 21 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Big Summer Festival

Family-friendly festival with live music, food and drink and activities throughout the grounds of Haven House Children's Hospice.

Haven House Children's Hospice, Woodford Green

Sat 29 Jun

£6 (Children £4; Family £18)

Breakfast with Frozen

Activities with Frozen's Elsa.

James Pringle Shopping Outlet, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Jun

£3 (Children £7) / 0131 553 5161

  • 09:30 – 11:30

The Bucks Town Country Show

Fun day out for the entire family with Jonathan Marshall, a horse stuntsman from TV series Poldark and Game of Thrones, motorbike stunt teams, falconry displays, cookery demonstrations and more.

The Rye, High Wycombe

Sat 13 Jul

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Jul

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Corby Highland Gathering

Join in with one of the town's big events: the Highland Gathering has Highland dancing, pipe bands and much more.

Charter Field, Corby

Sat 13 Jul

07737 958997

  • 09:30 – 22:30

£5 Weekend Ticket, valid for Saturday and Sunday / 07737 958997

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Jul

07737 958997

  • 09:30 – 22:30

Fairy Day

A fairy-themed day filled with activities for the entire family.

World Horse Welfare, Aboyne

Sun 30 Jun

£4–£5 / 01339 887186

The Portstewart Community Red Sails Festival

There's fun for all the family at this festival, with a variety of storytelling, magic and puppet shows, Victorian-themed workshops, fancy dress competitions, street theatre, live music and more.

The Crescent, Portstewart

Mon 22 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

Tue 23 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

Wed 24 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

…and 3 more dates until 27 Jul

Dundee Summer Streets Festival

Free aerial shows, street entertainment, live music, workshops and more in this street festival.

City Square, Dundee

Sat 20 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 434940

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sun 21 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 434940

  • 11:00 – 19:00

The Essex Country Show

Classic country show with horse displays, cookery demonstrations, dog shows and more.

Weald Country Park, Brentwood

Sat 28 Sep

£7.50 (£7; Children £3; under 5s free) / 01277 200305

Sun 29 Sep

£7.50 (£7; Children £3; under 5s free) / 01277 200305

Heritage Railway Rides

Take a ride back in time on one of the only 1915 heritage steam narrow gauge railway loops still operational on this heritage train ride.

Hampton & Kempton Waterworks Railway, Sunbury-on-Thames

Sun 30 Jun

£3 (Children £1) / 01932 765328

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Sun 7 Jul

£3 (Children £1) / 01932 765328

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Sun 14 Jul

£3 (Children £1) / 01932 765328

  • 10:30 – 16:00
…and 18 more dates until 17 Nov

Nunney Street Fayre

A street market and fair with stalls, music, food and children's activities, with all funds going towards improving and supporting the local village and surrounding communities.

English Heritage: Nunney Castle

Sat 3 Aug

0370 333 1181

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Portobello Summer Festival

Full day festival filled with a variety of music acts.

Acklam Village Market, London W10

Sun 21 Jul

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Sandymoor Fete

Series of activities and entertainment for the entire family, including craft stalls, wellie throwing and fayre games.

Sandymoor Village Green

Sat 13 Jul

Free

  • 12:00

Southampton Dog Show

Annual dog show with different pooch categories and plenty of stalls to browse.

St James Park, Southampton

Sun 22 Sep

Free / 02380779763

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Toddler Time

Take the wee ones along for songs, stories and fun with a different theme inspired by the museum each week. Suitable for under-twos.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 0141 276 9599

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 0141 276 9599

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 0141 276 9599

…and 10 more dates until 30 Aug