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!

Pedalwise ER: Free Bike Check Ups
30 Sep 2016
Bring your bike along to Barrhead Train Station for a free Dr Bike check up on Friday 30th of September.
End of Wildfest Celebration with North Kelvin Meadow and the Children’s Wood
30 Sep 2016
Celebrate the end of this year's Glasgow Wildfest with North Kelvin Meadow and the Children’s Wood!
The Hampden Snore
30 Sep 2016
For one night only, you can sleep out pitch-side at Hampden and help prevent homelessness in Scotland!

Upcoming Events

Classic Music Live! Falkirk
30 Sep 2016
Falkirk Trinity Church invite you to listen to Classic Music Live with Laura Sergeant & Ian Watt on 30th September.
Dogs Trust Dogmobile
30 Sep 2016
Edinburgh Old Town
The Dogs Trust Dogmobile will be in Edinburgh's Grassmarket on 30th Sep to promote their rehoming centre at Bentyhead.
Beyond the Rainbow (story of Judy Garland)
30 Sep 2016
TRAM Direct present Beyond the Rainbow (story of Judy Garland) starring Noreen Boyle at the Harbour Arts Centre!
GPWA Wrestling: Live In Dennistoun
30 Sep 2016
Join Glasgow Pro Wrestling Asylum for a fun filled night of wrestling for all the family on September 30th!
Spangles Baby and Toddler Group Open Day
30 Sep 2016
Spangles Baby and Toddler Group are holding an Open Day at Mossneuk Parish Church, East Kilbride on September 30th!
Born To Move Roadshow
30 Sep 2016
Has your child bags of energy to burn off? Then join us for a FREE Born to Move roadshow at Meadowbank Sports Centre.

New Events

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

Halloween Weekend on the Royal Yacht Britannia
29 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
Celebrate Halloween on board The Royal Yacht Britannia with the whole family.
A Very Mary Christmas
24 Dec 2016 - 30 Dec 2016
Come and join in the fun and see how Mary Queen of Scots celebrates the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Tales and Traditions of a Victorian Christmas
19 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
Learn about the tales and traditions of a Victorian Christmas at Edinburgh Castle 19th - 23rd December.
Bedtime Stories
10 Oct 2016 - 24 Feb 2017
This exhibition at the Museum of Childhood celebrates the power of bedtime stories to inspire the imagination.
Little Lambs Gardening
04 Oct 2016
Kids will learn all about gardening and growing at the Little Lambs Gardening Classes at Lambhill Stables!
Little Lambs Cookery
04 Oct 2016
Kids will learn all about baking, cooking and healthy recipes at the Little Lambs Cookery Classes at Lambhill Stables!

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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!

Baby Massage Glasgow
Come and learn how to massage your baby. Create a calm, relaxing routine for you and...
Hartbeeps Cumbernauld
Hartbeeps is coming to Cumbernauld! Each session is highly interactive for babies and...
British Youth IT College
We are pleased to offer weekly courses for 9 – 13 year olds which run alongside the...

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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!

Castlebank Park
Castlebank Park is a large area of ground consisting of a children's play area, a swing...
Glasgow Central Tours
Explore one of Glasgow's most iconic landmarks, from the platforms to the subterranean...
Encounters is North Lanarkshire’s cultural festival. The North Lanarkshire Encounters...

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Latest News

New season programme for Kings and Theatre Royal!

New season programme for Kings and Theatre Royal!

The King's and Theatre Royal Glasgow have another jam-packed season in store this Autumn, over Christmas and into 2017!

Locals invited to a Weekend of Rambling and Brambling

Locals invited to a Weekend of Rambling and Brambling

Forestry Commission Scotland invites locals to put their walking boots on and head down to Newhailes House this weekend.