March, Kids

2,101 events

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Gandeys Thrill Circus

An all-human circus of action-packed antics.

The Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 7 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Sun 8 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Mon 9 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

…and 6 more dates until 15 Mar

Northern Ballet: Elves And The Shoemaker

Northern Ballet retell the classic tale from the Brothers Grimm.

The Civic, Barnsley

Wed 18 Mar

Assembly Room

£5 / 01226 327000

Gala, Durham

Thu 26 Mar

£6 (£5) / 0191 332 4041

Junction, Goole

Sat 14 Mar

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Jurassic Adventures

Fun family show about dinosaurs and the people that study them.

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Sat 14 Mar

£17 (£15; Family £14.50; Children £15) / 01592 583302

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Buxton Opera House

Sat 14 Mar

£16 (Children £14) / 0845 127 2190

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Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Children's entertainment and an exciting Easter trail with chocolate eggs and prizes to be won at the end.

National Trust: Dunster Castle, Minehead

Sat 28 Mar

£1.50 plus admission £9.30, child £4.60, family £14.50 & 22.70 / 01643 821314

Sun 29 Mar

£1.50 plus admission £9.30, child £4.60, family £14.50 & 22.70 / 01643 821314

Mon 30 Mar

£1.50 plus admission £9.30, child £4.60, family £14.50 & 22.70 / 01643 821314

Tue 31 Mar

£1.50 plus admission £9.30, child £4.60, family £14.50 & 22.70 / 01643 821314

Circus Wonderland

Britain's most magical circus is back! Circus Wonderland is returning to Fareham for the perfect half term treat.

Stoneham Park, Eastleigh

Thu 5 Mar

£12 (£10) / 023 8061 3361

Fri 6 Mar

£12 (£10) / 023 8061 3361

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Edinburgh International Festival of Middle Eastern Spirituality and Peace

The Middle East Festival draws together people from a wide range of spiritual backgrounds, cultures, traditions and communities to celebrate peace and mutual understanding via spiritual, educational, artistic and cultural events.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

Sun 8 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

Mon 9 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

…and 20 more dates until 29 Mar

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre bring Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book to life in this engaging family show.

New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Mon 30 Mar

£10; £5 under 26s / 01473 295900

  • 14:00 – 15:00 Stick Man New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Tue 31 Mar

£10; £5 under 26s / 01473 295900

  • 11:00 – 12:00 Stick Man New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich
  • 14:00 – 15:00 Stick Man New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Crufts 2015

Crufts is a show stopping, dog shopping, fantastic family day out. Over 400 stands with special treats and offers for you and your dog and the arena is jam packed with agility, flyball, displays and exciting competitions.

NEC, Birmingham

Thu 5 Mar

1 - 5 & Arena

£16.50 / 0121 780 4141

Fri 6 Mar

1 - 5 & Arena

£16.50 / 0121 780 4141

Sat 7 Mar

1 - 5 & Arena

£16.50 / 0121 780 4141

Sun 8 Mar

1 - 5 & Arena

£16.50 / 0121 780 4141

Devonshire Square World Food Market

Every first Tues - Fri of the month Epicurean Events hosts their knock out World Food Festival in Devonshire Square opposite Liverpool Street Station. Travel the globe with every cuisine; from steamy Asian curries to spicy Middle Eastern delights!

Devonshire Square, London EC2M

Thu 5 Mar

Free

Fri 6 Mar

Free

StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival

If you know your sonnets from your acrostics, your limericks from your love poems, or you’re simply a fan of all things versified, then the StAnza International Poetry Festival in St Andrews might be the very event for you. This leading festival aims to bring poets and practitioners in related artforms from all over the…

Various venues: St Andrews

Thu 5 Mar

Times & prices vary / 01334 475000

Fri 6 Mar

Times & prices vary / 01334 475000

Sat 7 Mar

Times & prices vary / 01334 475000

Sun 8 Mar

Times & prices vary / 01334 475000

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Edinburgh's Festival of Ireland

A little bit of Ireland descends upon Edinburgh in the run-up to St Patrick's Day. Edinburgh's Festival of Ireland is a multi-arts, family-friendly celebration of the Emerald Isle, with storytelling, music, dance, talks, comedy and food & drink events.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

Thu 12 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

Fri 13 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar

Animation Drop In and Weekly Studio

Drop-in animation workshop for ages 12–18.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Thu 5 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Thu 12 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

…and 5 more dates until 27 Mar

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 28 Mar

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 8 Mar

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Fri 13 Mar

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 14 Mar

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sun 15 Mar

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 30 Mar

£13.50–£16.50 / 01702 351135

  • 13:30 – 14:00 Dinosaur Zoo Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Fri 20 Mar

Ashcroft Theatre

£14–£16.50 / 020 8688 9291

Sat 21 Mar

Ashcroft Theatre

£14–£16.50 / 020 8688 9291

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Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Taking place in venues as diverse as The Stand to the SECC and the Kings to the Citz, the Glasgow International Comedy Festival increases in size, scope and stature every year. The 2015 event features two and a half weeks of global talents, local comics and national institutions all vying for attention, with the festival…

Various venues: Glasgow

Thu 12 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Fri 13 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Sat 14 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

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Greyhound Racing

Greyhound racing.

Central Park Stadium, Sittingbourne

Thu 5 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

Sat 7 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

Sun 8 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

…and 9 more dates until 29 Mar

Coral Romford Stadium

Fri 6 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

Sat 7 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

Mon 9 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

…and 15 more dates until 30 Mar

Crayford Greyhound Stadium, Dartford

Fri 6 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

Sat 7 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

Tue 10 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

…and 12 more dates until 31 Mar

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Snap Disco

Disco courtesy of local DJ Leroy in the main hall and workshops run by The Youth Service in the Hang Out on the ground floor.

Princes Hall, Aldershot

Fri 20 Mar

£7; £6 adv / 01252 329155

Cadbury's Easter Egg Trails

A chance to join a treasure hunt to find chocolate Easter eggs.

National Trust: Ickworth House, Park And Garden, Bury St Edmunds

Thu 5 Mar

Children £2.50 plus admission £12.60, child £6.35, family £31.55 / 01284 735270

Fri 6 Mar

Children £2.50 plus admission £12.60, child £6.35, family £31.55 / 01284 735270

Sat 7 Mar

Children £2.50 plus admission £12.60, child £6.35, family £31.55 / 01284 735270

…and 24 more dates until 31 Mar

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 19 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Fri 20 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sat 21 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sun 22 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

Fri 13 Mar

£25; £20–£10 (£20) / 01502 533200

Sat 14 Mar

£25; £20–£10 (£20) / 01502 533200

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Thu 5 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Fri 6 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Sat 7 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

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Recital for Wrigglers

Classical concerts for kids with Louise Bevan and Clea Friend.

Cramond Kirk, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£5 adult with child; £2.50 each additional child / 0131 336 2036

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Thu 26 Mar

£16.50 / 01322 220000

Fri 27 Mar

£16.50 / 01322 220000

Sat 28 Mar

£16.50 / 01322 220000

Sun 29 Mar

£16.50 / 01322 220000

Creative Electric

Rehearsals/workshops in theatre, for young people and by young people.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 18 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 25 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Derbyshire Remembers

An exhibition looking at soldiers and the home front of Derbyshire during the First World War.

National Trust: Sudbury Hall & The National Museum Of Childhood, Ashbourne

Sat 7 Mar

Free, plus admission £13.50, child £6.75, family £20.25 & £33.75 / 01283 585337

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Derbyshire Remembers National Trust: Sudbury Hall & The National Museum Of Childhood, Ashbourne

Sun 8 Mar

Free, plus admission £13.50, child £6.75, family £20.25 & £33.75 / 01283 585337

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Derbyshire Remembers National Trust: Sudbury Hall & The National Museum Of Childhood, Ashbourne

Wed 11 Mar

Free, plus admission £13.50, child £6.75, family £20.25 & £33.75 / 01283 585337

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Derbyshire Remembers National Trust: Sudbury Hall & The National Museum Of Childhood, Ashbourne
…and 14 more dates until 29 Mar

James Campbell's Comedy 4 Kids

The master of kids' comedy presents a show packed with proper laughs, without the rude bits. For ages 6+.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 21 Mar

£7.50 / 0141 429 0022

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Connaught Theatre, Worthing

Sun 22 Mar

£7.50 ( £26) / 01903 206206

The Flavel, Dartmouth

Sat 7 Mar

£7 / 01803 39 530

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Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Sat 14 Mar

£15.50 / 0116 233 3111

Sun 15 Mar

£15.50 / 0116 233 3111

Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

Thu 5 Mar

£15.50 / 01438 363200

Malvern Theatres

Sat 21 Mar

Forum Theatre

£13.50–£15.50 / 01684 892 277

Sun 22 Mar

Forum Theatre

£13.50–£15.50 / 01684 892 277

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