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!

Wild Time Forest School
19 Jan 2017
Lesmahagow
Get Wild with Outlet: Play Resource! Wild Time Forest School starts on 19th January in Birkwood Estate Lesmahagow!
The Glasgow Tattoo
19 Jan 2017 - 21 Jan 2017
The Glasgow Tattoo - Glasgow will host its very own Tattoo event at The SSE Hydro on the 19th - 21st January 2017!
UWS Scottish Music Festival
20 Jan 2017
The first ever UWS Scottish Music Festival sponsored by Paisley First is coming to the Paisley Campus on January 20th!

Upcoming Events

Gaelic For Beginners
19 Jan 2017
The National Piping Centre is hosting its very first Gaelic for beginners class this January!
Magic Carpet Minis
19 Jan 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Historic Tours of Glasgow University
19 Jan 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Soft Play Sessions at Dunblane Centre
19 Jan 2017
Come along to the soft play drop-in sessions.
Project Craft
19 Jan 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Bounce and Rhyme
19 Jan 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries

New Events

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

Little Mix
30 Jun 2017
Little Mix Summer Shout Out Tour comes to the Royal Highland Centre this June!
Iranian Dance Workshop with Anna Tabe and the Colours of Life
12 Feb 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Join Anna and The Colours of Life from the Maryhill Integration Network for this Iranian Dance Workshop!
Brick City
28 Jun 2017 - 09 Aug 2017
Brick City, the must-see exhibition for fans of LEGO young and old, is coming to New Lanark this summer!
’Explore the Moment’ Roadshow
23 Jan 2017
Stuck for holiday ideas? Let Explore read your emotions and tell you exactly the best holiday type for you.
Robertson Park Christian Spiritualist Church Opening Night
15 Feb 2017
Renfrew
Robertson Park Christian Spiritualist Church welcomes you to their opening night at the William McMaster Centre!
HitList - Richard & Shelley from Radio Saltire present
24 Mar 2017
Edinburgh West
HitList - Richard & Shelley from Radio Saltire present a charity fundraising night with music through the decades.

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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!

Freerange ArtFarm
Freerange ArtFarm began life as a small graphic illustration business in 1995 on my tiny...
Teens 2 Go
Teens 2 Go offers educational services and coding clubs for children and young people...
Warrior Explorer Scout Unit
Want to be part of something different, learn new skills and have great fun in the process...

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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!

Puppet Animation Festival: Stirling & Falkirk
Puppet Animation Festival has run continuously since 1984, and in 2017 the festival will...
Puppet Animation Festival: Renfrewshire & Inverclyde
Puppet Animation Festival has run continuously since 1984, and in 2017 the festival will...
Puppet Animation Festival: Lanarkshire
Puppet Animation Festival has run continuously since 1984, and in 2017 the festival will...

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