Kids

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Sam and Mark's On the Road Show

Live show featuring the BAFTA award-winning CBBC pair.

Colchester Arts Centre

Tue 13 Aug

£12 (£10) / 01206 500900

  • 13:30

NST City, Southampton

Tue 30 Jul

£12 / 023 8067 1771

Palace Theatre, Paignton

Wed 28 Aug

£10–£35 / 01803 665800

The Scarecrows' Wedding

Heart-warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's new bestselling book.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 20 Jul

£10–£25.20 (Children £10–£19.20) / 0844 873 3433

Sun 21 Jul

£10–£25.20 (Children £10–£19.20) / 0844 873 3433

Wed 24 Jul

£10–£25.20 (Children £10–£19.20) / 0844 873 3433

…and 29 more dates until 1 Sep

Scottish International Youth Piano Competition Summer School

A summer school for piano players aged 12–17 which culminates in the Scottish International Youth Piano Competition.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Mon 22 Jul

£305 / +44 (0)141 270 8213

Tue 23 Jul

£305 / +44 (0)141 270 8213

Wed 24 Jul

£305 / +44 (0)141 270 8213

…and 3 more dates until 27 Jul

Shlomo's Beatbox Adventure for Kids

Nebula Productions SK Shlomo is a world record-breaking beatboxer who makes all kinds of music using just his mouth and a mic. Join this sonic superhero and become one of his sidekicks in a world of funny sounds, brilliant noises and cool music, whether you're aged 1 or 101! 'Joyous' ★★★★★ (BroadwayBaby.com). 'The…

Underbelly Med Quad, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

Ermintrude

£7

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Ermintrude

£7

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Ermintrude

£7

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 18 Aug

The Showstoppers' Kids Show

Showstopper Productions Ltd and Something for the Weekend Fringe favourites and Olivier Award-winning improvisers, The Showstoppers, take your kids' ideas and transform them on the spot into interactive musical adventures. Captain Underpants underwater? Done! SpongeBob and the Gruffalo on the moon? No worries! Kids…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

Pleasance Two

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Pleasance Two

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Pleasance Two

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 18 Aug

Southampton International Boat Show

Festival of boating, featuring a showcase of 600 marine brands from around the world, live music and more.

Mayflower Park, Southampton

Fri 13 Sep

£16.50–£21 (£13.50; under 16s free) / 01784 473377

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Sat 14 Sep

£16.50–£21 (£13.50; under 16s free) / 01784 473377

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Sun 15 Sep

£16.50–£21 (£13.50; under 16s free) / 01784 473377

  • 10:00 – 18:30
…and 7 more dates until 22 Sep

St James Park Summer Festival

Annual summer festival with something to entertain every member of your family.

St James Park, Southampton

Sat 6 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Summer Reading Challenge 2019

Join us for this year's Summer Reading Challenge in all Glasgow Libraries. Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, this year’s Summer Reading Challenge offers 4-12 year olds the chance to read six books of their choice and take part in fun activities, collecting special rewards along the way. We…

Glasgow Life Libraries

Tue 25 Jun

Wed 26 Jun

Thu 27 Jun

…and 44 more dates until 10 Aug

Supersonic Kids Gig: Moonfest Edition

Big sounds for little people. A gig for kids and their families which aims to introduce children to experimental music at an early age. This special edition Kids Gig takes place as part of the 15th Supersonic Festival and MoonFest. Join us to celebrate discovery and exploration in adventurous music, with special…

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sun 21 Jul

Theatre

£7.50–£9.50 (Children £7.50) / 0121 446 3232

Tabby McTat

Tabby McTat is a cat with the loudest of meee-ews and a best friend with a guitar. Together they sing their favourite songs delighting the crowds, until one day Fred disappears. Separated and alone, Tabby finds shelter and a new life with all the home comforts that any cat could dream of. However, memories of his life…

The Oxford Playhouse

Fri 16 Aug

£8–£12 / 01865 305305

Sat 17 Aug

£8–£12 / 01865 305305

Sun 18 Aug

£8–£12 / 01865 305305

Tarbert Seafood Festival

An opportunity to sample the internationally renowned seafood (and other types of cuisine) from the waters of Loch Fyne. Off-menu there is a parade, music and stalls all situated around Tarbert's picturesque harbour.

Tarbert, Loch Fyne

Sat 6 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01880 820277

Sun 7 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01880 820277

Tiny Dancers Family Rave

Family friendly club 'night' with DJs and MC playing house, drum & bass and breaks in a safe carefully monitored environment with bubbles, balloons, glow sticks and more.

Rubix, Guildford

Sat 6 Jul

£8 (Children £7; Family £25)

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Tooting Tram and Social, London SW17

Sat 29 Jun

£0.01 / 020 8767 0278

The Ugly Duckling

Magical show for children under 7.

Sherman Cymru, Cardiff

Fri 8 Nov

Studio

£9.50 (Children £9.50) / 029 2064 6900

Sat 9 Nov

Studio

£9.50 (Children £9.50) / 029 2064 6900

Mon 2 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £9.50 (Schools £6.50) / 029 2064 6900

Studio

£9.50 (Children £9.50) / 029 2064 6900

…and 29 more dates until 31 Dec

Walk Together Edinburgh

A walk along the Water of Leith in aid of Bowel Cancer UK.

Tanfield, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Sep

£10 (Children £5)

Wonderland Exhibition: A wander through the world of Alice

Fall down the rabbit hole and into the magical world of Alice in Wonderland in this interactive exhibition for families. Join the Mad Hatter's Tea Party, play croquet with flamingos and escape the Queen of Hearts. Discover the inspiration behind Lewis Carroll's fantastical tale, created during a trip down the River…

The Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock

Mon 24 Jun

Times vary / Free / 01993 811456

Tue 25 Jun

Times vary / Free / 01993 811456

Wed 26 Jun

Times vary / Free / 01993 811456

…and 74 more dates until 8 Sep

WrestleForce

Single, team and women's matches.

Fleetdown Community Centre, Dartford

Sat 6 Jul

£12.13 (Children £10.15; Family £34.90) / 07717858226

'50 things' nature trails

Watch the birds, make friends with a minibeast, which theme will you choose?

National Trust: Prior Park Landscape Garden, Bath

Tue 25 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01225 833422

Wed 26 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01225 833422

Thu 27 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01225 833422

…and 14 more dates until 11 Jul

Abc… Story

Explore a different story each week. Each session includes a welcome, a story, a stay-and-play time and an activity – messy play, movement or creative play.

The Story Museum, Oxford

Tue 25 Jun

£5

Fri 28 Jun

£5

Tue 2 Jul

£5

…and 17 more dates until 30 Aug

Accordion Summer School

Intensive five-day accordion summer school, led by Djordje Gajic.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Mon 29 Jul

£295 Course fee / 0141 332 5057

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 30 Jul

£295 Course fee / 0141 332 5057

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 31 Jul

£295 Course fee / 0141 332 5057

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 2 Aug

Active Sunderland BIG Walk

Choose between 3, 7 or 11 mile routes for this walk, with the shortest distance suitable for the entire family (even puppers).

Herrington Country Park, Houghton le Spring

Sun 30 Jun

£11 / 01915 532 000

The Adventures of Prince Achmed with Live Score by Sink

Film by Lotte Reiniger, Live Score by Sink Musical inventors S!nk designed the Pianodrome – an amphitheatre made from upcycled pianos – as a dream performance space. See it transformed into a five-screen cinema in the round. Swirling, spiraling strings, saxophones, accordion, percussion and voice transport you to a…

The Pitt, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

Amphitheatre

£10 (£8)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Amphitheatre

£10 (£8)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Amphitheatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 4 Aug

Africa Weird and Wonderful

Africa is bursting with interesting music stories and crazy facts. Come join the journey.

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Maggie's Front Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

Maggie's Front Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sun 4 Aug

Maggie's Front Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

Aintree Fun Day

Aintree Fun Day to bring the community together lots of fun with free entrance and parking all money raised goes to charity.

Aintree Golf Centre

Sun 30 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

Alexandra Palace Fireworks Festival

Spectacular fireworks display. Pyrotechnics start at 9pm on Fri and 8pm on Sat. Bier Festival starts at 5pm on Fri and 4pm on Sat. Featuring entertainment from DJ Yoda, fun fair, mulled wine, face-painting and music.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Sat 2 Nov

£9.50 (Children £1.50–£7.50) / 020 8365 2121

Alice and the Little Prince

Toby Mitchell and Co A girl from Oxford meets a boy from Asteroid B-612. A chance encounter between two of the world's favourite fictional characters – inspired by the fantastic books by Lewis Carroll and Saint-Exupéry… Curiouser and curiouser! Devised and performed by Toby Mitchell (co-director of Tall Stories Theatre…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

The Green

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

The Green

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Green

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 15 more dates until 18 Aug