Kids, Dance

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Millport Country Music Festival

A rootin' tootin' weekend of country and western gigs across several venues on Great Cumbrae. The 2019 event marks the festival’s 25th anniversary year.

Various Venues, Millport

Fri 30 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

Sat 31 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

Sun 1 Sep

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

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

Crathes Castle Summer Fun Day and Castle Camp Out!

PART I: 10am–5pm Calling all children! The famous Family Fun Day at Crathes Castle just got bigger! Complete the Highland Coo Trail and Fun Challenge to get your special personalised Crathes adventure badge. Meet furry friends, go wild on bouncy castles and have an amazing time at our circus, dance and drumming…

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Sat 20 Jul

£25 Adults:Including Castle Camp Out; £15 Adults 6pm-11pm (Children £6 10am-5pm) / 01330 844 525

  • 10:00 – 23:00

National Cream Tea Day at Allan Bank

As a special one-off event, our team will have been busily baking scones at Sticklebarn in Langdale to provide delicious treats. Remember when they're gone they're sc'one!

National Trust: Allan Bank & Grasmere, Ambleside

Fri 28 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01539 435143

Edinburgh International Festival

Bringing world-class arts to the capital since 1947, the EIF sets the standard for classical concerts, opera, dance and theatre, while it's recently also added an excellent contemporary music strand. Already confirmed for 2019 is Ian McKellen who will perform a series of highlights from his remarkable career.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 473 2000

Sat 3 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 473 2000

Sun 4 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 473 2000

…and 22 more dates until 26 Aug

Family Ceilidh

Hop twirl, leap and jump at our Family Ceilidh led by musicians from the award-winning Celtic Connections Participation programme. Featuring the Celine Donaghue Band 

Merchant Square, Glasgow

Fri 26 Jul

Free / 0141 552 3038

Sat 27 Jul

Free / 0141 552 3038

Family Dance Day

For one day only The Place is jam-packed full of entertaining dance performances, creative workshops and unexpected surprises, especially programmed for children and their families.

The Place, London WC1H

Sat 20 Jul

£0–£10 / 020 7121 1100

The Greatest Showman Dance Along

Look out cause here it comes! The Greatest Showman Dance Along is trapezing into town for one day only. Watch your favourite movie come to life as our dance hosts lead you through every musical number  Join us for a day you'll never forget, as we sing and dance along with The Greatest Showman. We'll show you the…

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Fri 26 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 8000

Horrible Histories Workshops

Horrible History enthusiasts do we have a treat for you, in this workshop we will have lots of fun exploring some of the most gruesome time periods. From the Savage Stone age to Terrifying Tudors, not forgetting the Vicious Vikings or Rotten Romans! The week will be full of ghastly games, lots of awesome acting and…

The Courtyard, Hereford

Mon 19 Aug

Times vary / £80 / 01432 340555

Tue 20 Aug

Times vary / £80 / 01432 340555

Wed 21 Aug

Times vary / £80 / 01432 340555

…and 2 more dates until 23 Aug

Inverness Highland Games

The biggest Highland Games staged in the North of Scotland with a full programme of heavy events, athletics, piping, dancing and traditional music. Featuring the 2009 Masters World Championship with over 100 Heavies.

Bught Park, Inverness

Sat 20 Jul

£10 (Seniors £5; under 12s free; Students £5) / 01463 785006

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Our City Dances Festival

Saturday 29 June, 2pm – 7pm Our City Dances festival of dance is back, bursting out of venues and spaces across central Brighton, Queens Park and Tarner over the weekend of Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 June. With BSL interpereted events throughout the festival we celebrate the global language of dance, encouraging all…

Brighton & Hove

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 01273 696 844

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 01273 696 844

Various venues: Brighton

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 01273 696 844

  • 14:00 – 19:00

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 01273 696 844

  • 14:00 – 19:00

Summer Holiday Roller Disco

Get your skates on and enjoy a roller disco. Skate hire is available or you can bring your own.

RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow

Mon 29 Jul

£7–£9.50 / 0141 429 7298

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 30 Jul

£7–£9.50 / 0141 429 7298

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 31 Jul

£7–£9.50 / 0141 429 7298

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 14 more dates until 16 Aug

Summer Music Camp

A five day extravaganza of music, singing, craft, dance. Learn how to sing, dance and play the steel pans, African drums and ukulele in one jam-packed week, culminating in a finale performance for parents and carers.

Harrow Arts Centre, Pinner

Thu 25 Jul

£165–£185 / 020 8416 8989

Summer Story Makers: The Jungle Book

Come for a week of stories and activities and earn a Discover Arts Award with our brilliant full week summer course. Explore *The Jungle Book *through hiphop, breakdance and graffiti with Baby People, the UK’s first dedicated hiphop school. Founded by producer Baby J, previous collaborations include Amy Winehouse, Mark…

The Story Museum, Oxford

Mon 5 Aug

Times vary / £170

Tue 6 Aug

Times vary / £170

Wed 7 Aug

Times vary / £170

…and 2 more dates until 9 Aug

Trust New Art at The Workhouse

For 2019, in conjunction with the National Trust programme, The Workhouse has partnered with the Arts Council, Nottingham County Council, MenCap Nottinghamshire and Reach UK to develop a temporary contemporary art commission with young people and adults.

National Trust: The Workhouse, Southwell

Mon 29 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01636 817250

Tue 30 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01636 817250

Wed 31 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01636 817250

…and 17 more dates until 17 Aug

Youth Dance

Dancing for youngsters, providing the opportunity to experience and develop choreographic skills and personal technique.

The Maltings Theatre and Cinema, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Tue 25 Jun

Henry Travers Studio

£4 / 01289 330999

Tue 2 Jul

Henry Travers Studio

£4 / 01289 330999

Tue 9 Jul

Henry Travers Studio

£4 / 01289 330999

A 1950s Christmas at Ormesby Hall

The main entrance this winter will be into the courtyard where you will be greeted by the fire pit and our secondary catering kiosk selling hot drinks and festive fayre.

National Trust: Ormesby Hall, Middlesbrough

Sat 23 Nov

Free Admission applies / 01642 324188

Sun 24 Nov

Free Admission applies / 01642 324188

Mon 25 Nov

Free Admission applies / 01642 324188

…and 15 more dates until 30 Dec

3Billion

There are 3billion bases to human DNA.  3billion, performed by Overdrive Dance Company, examines male identities.  The performance looks at who we are, who we might become and questions whether we have to accept what is expected of us.  3billion is a humorous, sensitive and energetic work performed by young male…

Merchant Square, Glasgow

Fri 26 Jul

Free / 0141 552 3038

Alice In Wonderland: Summer School

Come and join Alice in Wonderland with The Old Rep Theatre this summer! You will create a performance based on Lewis Carroll’s famous story, featuring acting, dancing, and original songs. The Alice in Wonderland Summer School is open to young, budding performers as well as experienced actors, and will feature plenty…

The Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham

Mon 19 Aug

Times vary / £100 / 0121 359 9444

Tue 20 Aug

Times vary / £100 / 0121 359 9444

Wed 21 Aug

Times vary / £100 / 0121 359 9444

…and 2 more dates until 23 Aug

Art Babas

Art Babas is a relaxed, sensory craft session for parents and carers with pre-school children, led by artist Menna Buss. From 6 months to 3 years.

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea

Tue 25 Jun

Sold out / 01792 516900

Art in the park

As part of our HLF funded river restoration project, celebrate the opening of our new art trail on the parkland which has been created by local schools with the help of professional artists. Make your way down to the river and create your own piece to add to the trail.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Sat 6 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01825 790231

Sun 7 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01825 790231

Autumn Tweed Rag Rugging

Embrace the traditional art of rag rugging with an autumnal tweedy twist on one of our workshops. With the guidance of our craft specialists you will learn how to make your own decoration. Learn a craft that you can continue at home!

National Trust: Birmingham Back To Backs

Sat 19 Oct

£27.50 Booking essential (Children £27.50 Booking essential) / 0121 666 7671

Baby Loves To Boogie Maritime Disco

Join our traditional Baby Loves to Boogie Pirate themed event, where you will dance away your morning with us in an exciting disco (at a baby friendly volume!) as well as pirate arts and crafts activities, face-painting, storytelling and much more…Ahoy my hearties! *Suitable for under 5s and their families *

Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich

Sun 18 Aug

£3–£12 / 01473 295230

Balanceability at Stackpole

Have fun on your balance bike and develop your skills with our Balanceability activity session on the lawn and through the woods.

National Trust: Stackpole, Pembroke

Wed 24 Jul

Free Admission applies

Ballet Dots

Explore the repertory of The Royal Ballet through creative movement and dance, accompanied by live piano music. Babies and children with their parents and carers are encouraged to move together through creative, fun and sensory workshops, which are designed to complement early years development.

Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Mon 1 Jul

Free / 020 7304 4000

Mon 22 Jul

Free / 020 7304 4000