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!

The Sound of Music The Sound of Music
23 Jan 2018 - 27 Jan 2018
One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in this magnificent five star production!
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings
23 Jan 2018
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory.
Whitelee Stroller Striders at Rouken Glen Park Whitelee Stroller Striders at Rouken Glen Park
23 Jan 2018
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Stroller Striders on their winter programme of walks at Rouken Glen Park on Tuesdays during January!

Upcoming Events

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB
23 Jan 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Mini Flippers Mini Flippers
23 Jan 2018
Kids under 5 can enjoy unlimited jumps along with their grown ups at Flip Out Glasgow's Mini Flipper sessions!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks
23 Jan 2018
Various Locations Lanarkshire
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Bounce and Rhyme Bounce and Rhyme
23 Jan 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Toddlers Tales Toddlers Tales
23 Jan 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Kirkintilloch BabyCafe Kirkintilloch BabyCafe
23 Jan 2018
Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Kirkintilloch BabyCafe.

New Events

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

Newsflash Newsflash
24 Mar 2018
Dynam-nic Dance presents a high-energy show, featuring an irresistible soundtrack on 24th March at the EICC.
Sugar and Spice Sugar and Spice
24 Mar 2018
Dynam-nic Dance is thrilled to present "SUGAR & SPICE" our first show exclusively for our littlest performers at EICC on 24th March.
Edinburgh Horror Con Edinburgh Horror Con
12 May 2018 - 13 May 2018
Edinburgh Horror Con is coming to the Edinburgh International Conference Centre and it’s looking FRIGHTfully good!
Celebrate Burns at Edinburgh Zoo Celebrate Burns at Edinburgh Zoo
25 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018
Don your kilt as a nod to Scotland's bard when you visit The Giant Lanterns of China on 25th and 26th January to receive a free hot toddy.
Isadora Moon Activity Day Isadora Moon Activity Day
15 Feb 2018
Calling all Fairies, Vampires and Vampire-Fairies! Come and join us in the Children's department of Waterstones West End to celebrate Isadora Moon Day.
Burns Night Supper Burns Night Supper
26 Jan 2018
Come and join us for an exclusive after hours supper at Bramble Cottage, a newly opened play centre, to celebrate Robert Burns Day.

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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!

Williamwood Baby and Toddler Group
We are a small and friendly Baby and Toddler group based in Williamwood Parish Church...
SoccerWorld Glasgow
SoccerWorld Glasgow boasts seven 5-a-side Pitches, two 7-a-side Pitches, a Adventure...
Hyndland Toddler Group
Come and join us for a chat and a cup of tea or coffee with other parents and carers....

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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!

Mackintosh 150
A year-long programme of events has been launched to mark the 150th anniversary of the...
Paisley: The Secret Collection
Paisley: The Secret Collection is the first publicly accessible museum store on a UK...
St Mungo Festival
The annual festival celebrating Glasgow's Patron Saint, Mungo. Meet us at events across...

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Latest News

Aye Write! and Wee Write! return in March!

Aye Write! and Wee Write! return in March!

Aye Write! Glasgow’s Book Festival returns in March with an amazing line-up and more venues than ever before!

Casting confirmed for The Sound of Music

Casting confirmed for The Sound of Music

The Voice finalist Lucy O'Byrne will be joined by Eastenders and West End star Neil McDermott when The Sound of Music comes to the Glasgow King's!