What's On For Families in Central Scotland

Featured Events

There are thousands of events being held in Central Scotland every month, here we've handpicked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Vintage Bus Service
25 Jun 2017
Glasgow West End
On June 25th you can travel on restored historic buses and coaches of the 1950s to the 1980s from the GVVT collection!
Colinton Guided Walk - Historic Villages of the Water of Leith part 1
25 Jun 2017
Edinburgh South
Water of Leith Conversation Trust invite you on a Guided Walk through the village of Colinton on 25th June.
No Substitute for Life Tournament
25 Jun 2017
Paisley
Ferguslie will once again host an annual football tournament to raise awareness on suicide within the community.

Upcoming Events

Kids Flubber & Science Party
25 Jun 2017
Celebrate the Glasgow Science Festival at Grosvenor Cafe with a screening of Flubber followed by a science party!
Bows and Arrows
25 Jun 2017
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers at Pollok Country Park and learn the ancient art of bow and arrow making!
Hit The Road - Moscow / Sway / The Patryns
25 Jun 2017
Fortune Promotions present: Hit The Road Tour 2017 featuring MOSCOW, SWAY and The Patryns, young musicians aged 14-19.
Voicebeat: Connecting Voices
25 Jun 2017
West End Festival: Join Voicebeat for a free, family friendly event to round off the festival in style!
Beyond Europe: Further fronts, other stories
25 Jun 2017
Join the Digging In Team at the trenches in Pollok Park to explore the theatres of war away from the Western Front.
Bug Hunt - FULLY BOOKED
25 Jun 2017
Join the Rouken Glen Park Activity Ranger looking for bugs and beasties in the park on June 25th

New Events

You'll find all the latest family friendly events that have been added to the website right here!

Flower Show and Rare Plant Show
19 Aug 2017
Come along to Victoria Hall, Dunblane August 19th for a Flower and Rare Plant Show by The Scottish Rock Garden Club!
Home Sweet Garden
04 Aug 2017 - 15 Aug 2017
Asylon Theatre proudly presents its new, highly visual production of Home Sweet Garden for ages 4+ at Botanic Gardens.
Isla Fisher - Marge and the Great Train Rescue
19 Aug 2017
Join actor Isla Fisher to hear all about the latest book in her charming series, Marge and the Great Train Rescue.
4th of July at Hard Rock Cafe
04 Jul 2017
Join the team at Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow on 4th of July to celebrate American Independence Day in style...
Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Livingston
02 Jul 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
Dobbies is inviting young, budding gardeners aged 4 - 10 years old to join its Little Seedlings Club this summer.
Dobbies Little Seedlings Club Stirling
02 Jul 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
Dobbies is inviting young, budding gardeners aged 4 - 10 years old to join its Little Seedlings Club this summer.

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Activities For Families

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Broadloan Community Gardens
Renfrew Association of Growers and Gardeners (RAGG) received funding from the Big Lottery...
Melody Makers Music Club
Melody Makers is a brand new FREE weekly music club for primary school ages of 7 –...
Little Buddies Playgroup
A fun, friendly and welcoming playgroup in St Matthew's Church of The Nazarene, Paisley...

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Attractions For Families

Central Scotland has a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Broadloan Community Gardens
Renfrew Association of Growers and Gardeners (RAGG) received funding from the Big Lottery...
Heads of Ayr Farm Park
The Award Winning Heads of Ayr Farm Park - providing fun for the whole family since 1993...
Hayburn Park
Hayburn Park is set in the busy and popular west end of Glasgow’s Hyndland area.This...

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