Late night events, Kids

26 events

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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug

The Northern Lights

On Friday 1st May 2015, Ploughcroft Eco-Roof will light up Beacon Hill in Halifax.

Beacon Hill, Halifax

Fri 1 May

Free

Alice's Adventures Underground

Les Enfants Terribles present an immersive, theatrical adaptation, of Lewis Carroll's tale. A fusion of puppetry, music, storytelling and modern circus-theatre, where the audience will find itself at the midst of the action. Not suitable for ages below 11.

The Vaults, London SE1

Tue 28 Apr

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

Wed 29 Apr

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

Thu 30 Apr

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

…and 22 more dates until 30 May

The Basil Brush Show

Basil Brush and his human chum Mr Stephen (aka Chris Pizzey) present to you a show jam packed with fun, storytelling and song.

The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury

Thu 28 May

£11.25–£14.75 / 01684 295 074

Nether Moon Fayre

Weekend festival celebrating the summer solstice. Acts appearing include The Dumbfoundus, Slim Pickings. Elijah MC, Crumbs for Comfort and many more.

Melbourne House, North Walsham

Wed 17 Jun

£1

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Badger Watch

Join our Trainee Reserve Officers for an evening of badger watching from our Badger Hide at Egleton! The hide is situated near the badger set and you can enjoy fantastic views as our resident family come over on their evening foraging. Join our Trainee Reserve Officers for an evening of badger watching from our Badger…

Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Oakham

Sat 6 Jun

£10 pp

  • 21:05 – 23:35 Badger Watch Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Oakham

Wed 10 Jun

£10 pp

  • 21:10 – 23:40 Badger Watch Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Oakham

Sat 13 Jun

£10 pp

  • 21:00 – 23:30 Badger Watch Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Oakham
…and 5 more dates until 18 Jul

Ballet Kids: Workshop (Ages 4-7)

Ballet can help to improve coordination, balance and posture as well as improving social skills. So come along and Learn new ballet skills and dance routines without the pressure of shows and exams.

Deda, Derby

Sat 2 May

£3.50 / 01332 370911

Sat 9 May

£3.50 / 01332 370911

Sat 16 May

£3.50 / 01332 370911

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Big Red Bath

  • Written by: Julia Jarman

Come with us on a bubbly, barmy bath time adventure around the world and home again celebrating all things bath time.

Northern Stage, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 8 May

£8.50 (Children £6.50) / 0191 230 5151

Sat 9 May

£8.50 (Children £6.50) / 0191 230 5151

The Black-E Youth Circus: Workshop (Ages 5-10)

Children can learn a variety of circus skills, including juggling, unicycle, diabolo, stilt walking, plate spinning, trapeze, hula hoop, aerial hoop, silks, tight wire, rope and slack line.

The Black-E, Liverpool

Sat 2 May

Main Space/Chamber Theatre

Phone for prices / 0151 709 5109

Sat 9 May

Main Space/Chamber Theatre

Phone for prices / 0151 709 5109

Sat 16 May

Main Space/Chamber Theatre

Phone for prices / 0151 709 5109

…and 6 more dates until 27 Jun

Crafty Cathedral

Take part in a variety of drop-in events, including tours and garden-themed art and craft activities.

Bristol Cathedral

Wed 27 May

Free / 0117 926 4879

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Ghost Night With Simply Paranormal

A ghost tour investigating the possibility of paranormal events over the years at this historic property.

Ordsall Hall, Salford

Fri 26 Jun

£55 adv booking required / 07724 418564

Sat 27 Jun

£55 adv booking required / 07724 418564

Horrible Histories: Incredible Invaders

An irreverent look at the gruesome aspects of British history and invaders from the Romans to the Vikings.

Derby Theatre

Thu 7 May

£15.50 / 01332 593939

Sat 9 May

£15.50 / 01332 593939

The Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 2 May

£3.50 horse and carriage, plus admission £9.70, adv £8.75, child/concs £8.15, adv child/concs £7.34, disabled £4.90, adv disabled £4.40, family…

Sun 3 May

£3.50 horse and carriage, plus admission £9.70, adv £8.75, child/concs £8.15, adv child/concs £7.34, disabled £4.90, adv disabled £4.40, family…

Mon 4 May

£3.50 horse and carriage, plus admission £9.70, adv £8.75, child/concs £8.15, adv child/concs £7.34, disabled £4.90, adv disabled £4.40, family…

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Little & Loud: Workshop (Under 5s)

Songs, music, moving, singing and dancing to engage little ones and their carers. Join in with percussion instruments, toys and other props and have a truly creative experience.

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Wed 29 Apr

£1.50 / 01642 525199

Wed 6 May

£1.50 / 01642 525199

Wed 13 May

£1.50 / 01642 525199

…and 6 more dates until 24 Jun

The Little Blue Boat And The Secret Of The Broads

  • Written by: Phil Johnson (adaptation)

A journey through the wetlands in an adaptation of Phil Johnson's book, with sign supported English and visual guides so everyone can embark on the adventure.

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Sun 31 May

£8.50; £5 Under 26s / 01473 295 900

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Mad Hatters Tea Party

Get dressed up as Alice or the Mad Hatter and join the Rangers for a themed tea party with the chance to search for the rabbit hole.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Fri 29 May

£8.50 inc afternoon tea / 01768 868000

Medieval Dancing

Watch medieval dancing in the garden and have a go yourself.

National Trust: The Greyfriars, Worcester

Sat 13 Jun

Free, plus admission £5.00, child £2.50, family £12.50 / 01905 23571

  • 01:00 – 16:30 (Sunday morning) Medieval Dancing National Trust: The Greyfriars, Worcester

Midmad Hwyl Haf 2014

A one-day event that features live music, food and drink and a range of children's activities.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sat 20 Jun

£10; £7 adv / 01970 623 232

New Year's Eve Fireworks

As Big Ben chimes 12midnight, London bids farewell to 2015 with a spectacular display centred around The London Eye. Last year's pyrotechnics were ticketed for the first time to manage crowd numbers but no decision has been taken yet about this year's event. Please wear suitable and warm clothing. Under 16s should be…

Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y

Thu 31 Dec

See website for details

Norfolk Ghost Tales (Over 12s)

Visit one of the most haunted houses in the country on the date of the execution of Anne Boleyn and hear tales of Anne and other ghostly happenings with local author Neil Storey.

National Trust: Blickling Estate, Norwich

Tue 19 May

Orchard Car Park

£25 / 01263 738030

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10km Race Series

Within the confines of London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20

Sat 4 Jul

£17; £15 Affiliated

Sainsbury's Anniversary Games

Some of the best athletes from across the globe battle it out in the IAAF Diamond League, led by Mo Farah.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20

Thu 23 Jul

The Stadium

£10–£200

Fri 24 Jul

The Stadium

£10–£200

Sat 25 Jul

The Stadium

£10–£200

Show Off

A contemporary variety show examining the shallowness of our digital existence and how social media has bred a new form of narcissism. Presented by Figs In Wigs.

New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Wed 3 Jun

£8.50; £5 unders 26s / 01473 295900

  • 21:30 – 22:30 Show Off New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Springwatch Festival: Star Gazing

An event for Springwatch Festival Dawn to Dusk Finish the day off with Doncaster Astronomical Society by taking a look at the night sky. Experts will spend the rest of the evening guiding you around the night sky - subject to weather conditions. Using the super strong telescopes, you can view planets, ISS, stars…

Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, Doncaster

Sat 30 May

£3 per adult (£5 if non-member)

Summer Festival

An action-packed afternoon of live music, dance, walkabout acts, delicious food, designer stalls, henna, face-painting, games and lots of crafty make and do.

The V&A Museum Of Childhood, London E2

Sun 26 Jul

Free / 020 8983 5200