Family And Kids events in Lanarkshire

View all the upcoming Family And Kids events taking place throughout Lanarkshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Lanarkshire

Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Stand Together - Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

25th January 2020 - 26th July 2020

Pupils from S2 and S3 from three South Lanarkshire Secondary Schools have created a thought provoking and powerful exhibition to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
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Tenement Through Time

Tenement Through Time

27th March 2020 - 31st December 2020

Tenement Through Time is a new, innovative and interactive exhibition which explores tenement life in New Lanark between 1881-1971!
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Online Secondary Classes: English, Maths and More

Online Secondary Classes: English, Maths and More

26th April 2020 - 2nd August 2020
Online Event

Join Learning Better's "motivating" "fun" and "useful" eClasses from £7 and help your child reach their potential.
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Lanarkshire Baby Sensory at Home

Lanarkshire Baby Sensory at Home

Selected dates between 12th May 2020 - 1st August 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Are you missing the magic of baby sensory during lockdown? Lanarkshire Baby Sensory's award winning classes are now available online!
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Play Dates

Play Dates

Selected dates between 26th May 2020 - 17th July 2020
Online Event

Play Dates, from National Theatre of Scotland, Starcatchers and Imaginate, is an eight week programme of online interactive events for children and families!
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Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

4th June 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event

Impact Arts are offering drop-in, virtual, creative and well-being sessions led by experienced artists and youth workers for anyone aged 14-26 living in Scotland's Central Belt!
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National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

27th June 2020 - 28th September 2020

Take a walk in the countryside on the brand new family trail at National Museum of Rural Life, and see what you can spot on the way to the farm!
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ProAcademy Virtual Summer Camp

ProAcademy Virtual Summer Camp

29th June 2020 - 17th July 2020
Online Event

With Pro Footballer appearances, Pro Coaches and plenty of prizes, sign up for ProAcademy's Virtual Summer Camp, it will be a great two weeks of football!
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Free Virtual Creativity Workshops

Free Virtual Creativity Workshops

1st July 2020 - 3rd August 2020
Online Event

Run by Impact Arts, Cashback to the Future is a series of free virtual workshops for 14-19 year olds which include Visual Art, Music, Creative Writing, Digital Arts and much more!
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Virtual Summer Family Gardening and Nature Club

Virtual Summer Family Gardening and Nature Club

Selected dates between 3rd July 2020 - 7th August 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Thanks to funding from The Rotary Club of Lanark, Castlebank Horticultural Centre will host a virtual Summer Family Gardening and Nature Club on Fridays during the school holidays!
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Badger Watch

Badger Watch

Selected dates between 4th July 2020 - 15th August 2020

View badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures on a Badger Watch organised by the Falls of Clyde Rangers!
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DYW Virtual Scotland’s Biggest Parents’ Event

DYW Virtual Scotland’s Biggest Parents’ Event

7th July 2020
Online Event

DYW Scotland are hosting Scotland's Biggest Parents' Event online on July 7th providing parents and carers with information about options and pathways for young people.
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Luxury Badger Safari

Luxury Badger Safari

Selected dates between 7th July 2020 - 8th August 2020

Be escorted by the Falls of Clyde Ranger in their 4x4 on this Luxury Badger Watch to within 5 minutes of the sett!
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All’s Well That Ends Well - CANCELLED

All’s Well That Ends Well - CANCELLED

11th July 2020

Folksy Theatre presents Shakespeare's classic tale of unrequited love at Bothwell Castle complete with wonderful live music, audience interaction and downright silliness!
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Identifying Dragons

Identifying Dragons

11th July 2020

Gartcosh Local Nature Reserve is home to nine species of dragonflies and damselflies, come along and find out more about these amazing creatures!
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RZSS Virtual Summer School

RZSS Virtual Summer School

13th July 2020 - 7th August 2020
Online Event

Ready for a fun adventure from your very own home? Then join RZSS Discovery & Learning for a jam-packed week of live, online and offline activities all about animals for your whole family!
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Twirlywoos Live! - CANCELLED

Twirlywoos Live! - CANCELLED

13th July 2020

The Twirlywoos are setting sail around the UK and they welcome young fans to join them for a theatrical adventure at Lanark Memorial Hall!
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Biggar Agricultural Show - CANCELLED

Biggar Agricultural Show - CANCELLED

18th July 2020
Biggar

The annual Biggar Agricultural Show, being held on Saturday 18th July, is a great day out for the whole family!
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Heavy Horse Show - CANCELLED

Heavy Horse Show - CANCELLED

19th July 2020

See majestic Clydesdales, Highlands and Shetlands compete at the National Museum of Rural Life's ever-popular annual Heavy Horse Show!
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Musical Theatre Summer School

Musical Theatre Summer School

20th July 2020 - 31st July 2020
Online Event

A one of a kind two week online Musical Theatre school is being held this Summer by West End and Broadway performers who are born and bred in Scotland!
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Family Badger Watch

Family Badger Watch

Selected dates between 21st July 2020 - 1st August 2020

Join the Scottish Wildlife Trust Rangers for an evening guided walk following the clues to a secret sett, learning about badgers as we go!
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ÚNA TraDigital 2020

ÚNA TraDigital 2020

23rd July 2020 - 27th July 2020
Online Event

Join ÚNA Latin America Scotland Festival for five days of film, art, music and podcasts exploring myths and tales from Latin America & Scotland!
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Peacocks and Peppers

Peacocks and Peppers

24th July 2020

Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers as they explore the world of butterflies and moths on this 2 for 1 event!
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Greenhead Moss BioBlitz

Greenhead Moss BioBlitz

25th July 2020

Join the North Lanarkshire Countryside Rangers and take part in some citizen science at Greenhead Moss & Perchy Pond Local Nature Reserve's BioBlitz event on Saturday 25th July!
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Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 22nd December 2020

Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Tuesday & Saturday!
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Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 19th December 2020

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday for kids aged 5 upwards!
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Low Parks LEGO Club

Low Parks LEGO Club

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 19th December 2020

Kids of all ages & abilities are invited along to Low Parks Museum for their friendly & creative Lego Club, fortnightly on Saturdays!
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Milkshake! Live - POSTPONED

Milkshake! Live - POSTPONED

1st August 2020

Don't miss all your favourites including Fireman Sam, Noddy, Shimmer & Shine, Digby Dragon, Wissper, Nella the Princess Knight and the Floogals when Milkshake! Live returns to Motherwell Concert Hall!
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Strathaven Miniature Railway 2020 Season

Strathaven Miniature Railway 2020 Season

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 27th September 2020

Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2020 season on Saturday 28th of March and will run every weekend until the end of September!
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Hamilton Mausoleum Tour

Hamilton Mausoleum Tour

Selected dates between 2nd August 2020 - 1st November 2020

Take a tour of one of the finest private tombs in the country and the town's most striking historic landmark, Hamilton Mausoleum.
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Mr Fibbers - Back in Tune - POSTPONED

Mr Fibbers - Back in Tune - POSTPONED

15th August 2020

Mr Fibbers is back and funnier than ever with 'Back in Tune', a show packed with jokes, games and comedy songs that kids just love, catch him at East Kilbride Arts Centre on Saturday 15th August!
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Tracks And Signs

Tracks And Signs

16th August 2020

Join the Countryside Rangers in Palacerigg Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
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Mr Fibbers - Back in Tune - POSTPONED

Mr Fibbers - Back in Tune - POSTPONED

22nd August 2020

Mr Fibbers is back and funnier than ever with 'Back in Tune', a show packed with jokes, games and comedy songs that kids just love, catch him at Rutherglen Town Hall on Saturday 22nd August!
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Night Shift at Drumpellier

Night Shift at Drumpellier

26th August 2020

As dusk falls Drumpellier comes alive, join our popular and free night walk and spot some nocturnal wildlife!
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Drive-In Gig

Drive-In Gig

4th September 2020 - 5th September 2020

Colonel Mustard & the Dijon 5 will be bringing their eye-catching, genre-hopping live show to Strathclyde Park in September as part of the weekend-long Drive-In Gig!
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Creatures Of The Night

Creatures Of The Night

9th September 2020

Gartcosh Local Nature Reserve is home to many creatures that come out under the cover of darkness, join this night walk and see what you can spot!
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Cinema: Michael Ball & Alfie Boe: Back Together (12A)

Cinema: Michael Ball & Alfie Boe: Back Together (12A)

12th September 2020 - 13th September 2020

The world's ultimate musical duo, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe are 'Back Together' and set to delight the cinema audience at Airdrie Town Hall with the final show of their UK tour at the O2 Arena!
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It’s A Knockout

It’s A Knockout

18th September 2020 - 20th September 2020

St. Andrew's Hospice are holding their annual 'It’s A Knockout' charity event in Strathclyde Park between the 18th and 20th of September!
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Movies to Musicals

Movies to Musicals

19th September 2020

After the success of their 2019 tour, Glasgow Philharmonia bring their Movies to Musicals Show back to Airdrie Town Hall on Saturday 19th September!
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Kids Party In The Park

Kids Party In The Park

25th September 2020

After the massive success of Kids Party In The Park 2019, Disco Domes are back at Strathclyde Park on Friday 25th September for another amazing kids festival!
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FunBox: How to be a Superhero

FunBox: How to be a Superhero

26th September 2020

Its time to pull on your spandex, slap on your capes and head up, up and away as you join Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo for some singalong silliness at Lanark Memorial Hall!
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Bluesecco Afternoon in Support of National Autistic Society

Bluesecco Afternoon in Support of National Autistic Society

2nd October 2020

Help raise funds for the National Autistic Society by joining Silvia Designs in Lanark for their Bluesecco Afternoon on October 2nd!
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inflatable5k - Glasgow

inflatable5k - Glasgow

3rd October 2020

The UK's biggest and best Inflatable 5k course, featuring 28 massive obstacles, is heading to Strathclyde Country Park on Saturday 3rd October!
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Swan Lake

Swan Lake

3rd October 2020

After the sold-out performances of Nutcracker last year, Russian National Ballet return to the UK with the most famous Ballet of all time... Swan Lake!
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FunBox: How to be a Superhero

FunBox: How to be a Superhero

4th October 2020

Its time to pull on your spandex, slap on your capes and head up, up and away as you join Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo for some singalong silliness at East Kilbride Village Theatre!
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American Wrestling

American Wrestling

10th October 2020

Who doesn't love the wrestling? Well now is your chance to come along and see superstars live in action in Hamilton at the Town House on Saturday 10th October!
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The Gruffalo’s Child

The Gruffalo’s Child

13th October 2020 - 15th October 2020

Follow the Gruffalo's Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories' enchanting adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler at The Town House, Hamilton!
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Oscar and the Quest for the Underground Princess

Oscar and the Quest for the Underground Princess

16th October 2020

Mousetale Puppets present Oscar and The Quest for The Underground Princess at The Town House Hamilton on Friday 16th October!
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Funbox present Jungle Party

Funbox present Jungle Party

17th October 2020

It's time to stop 'lion' around, pack up your 'trunks', be a 'snappy dresser' and get up to some 'monkey business' because FUNBOX are having a JUNGLE PARTY in Motherwell - and you're all invited!
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I Spy With My Little Eye

I Spy With My Little Eye

17th October 2020

There'll be a treasure hunt, all your favourite sing along songs and lots of party games when 'I Spy With My Little Eye' comes to Rutherglen Town Hall on October 17th!
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Rapunzel

Rapunzel

17th October 2020

With specially recorded music, beautifully made rod puppets, and Steve Smart's masterly puppetry skills, this is a show that will be enjoyed by adults and children alike!
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The McDougalls Big Splash

The McDougalls Big Splash

17th October 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, return to East Kilbride Arts Centre with a brand new live musical show for all the family!
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Tracks And Signs

Tracks And Signs

17th October 2020

Join the Countryside Rangers in Drumpellier Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
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FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

18th October 2020

Its time to pull on your spandex, slap on your capes and head up, up and away as you join Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo for some singalong silliness at Airdrie Town Hall!
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Halloween Party

Halloween Party

31st October 2020

There's lots of spooky happenings at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride this Halloween!
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Strathclyde Country Park Fireworks Display

Strathclyde Country Park Fireworks Display

5th November 2020

Celebrate bonfire night safely with a bang at the annual Strathclyde Country Park Firework Display on Thursday 5th November 2020!
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Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

12th November 2020 - 14th November 2020

Hamilton District Youth Theatre proudly presents their production of the Little Shop of Horrors at The Town House, Hamilton!
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Little Fix

Little Fix

21st November 2020

Little Fix are the UK's official number 1 tribute to girl band phenomenon Little Mix don't miss them at Airdrie Town Hall on Saturday 21st November!
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The Adams Family Musical

The Adams Family Musical

21st November 2020

Encore Star Academy‎ bring their production of The Adams Family Musical to East Kilbride Village Theatre on Saturday 21st November!
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SWA Family Wrestling Motherwell

SWA Family Wrestling Motherwell

28th November 2020

SWA return to Motherwell Concert Hall on Saturday 28th November with another action packed night of wrestling!
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Christmas Fair at the Farm

Christmas Fair at the Farm

6th December 2020

Celebrate Christmas down on the farm with festive donkeys and a visit to Santa and his tractor-driving elf at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life!
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Christmas Crooners

Christmas Crooners

21st December 2020

Guaranteed to get you in the festive mood, come and sing along to great songs from Christmas past with the Christmas Crooners at Motherwell Concert Hall on December 21st!
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Willow Harvest

Willow Harvest

7th February 2021

Put on your wellies and join us for the annual Willow Harvest at National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride!
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The Story of Guitar Heroes

The Story of Guitar Heroes

13th February 2021

If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show... don't miss 'The Story of Guitar Heroes' at Motherwell Concert Hall on February 13th!
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Ariana & Taylor Experience

Ariana & Taylor Experience

6th March 2021

Prepare yourself for a night of Superstar Pop Diva Heaven when the Ariana & Taylor Experience comes to Airdrie Town Hall on March 6th!
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Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

9th April 2021 - 17th April 2021

Join Alice as she journeys through Wonderland meeting all kinds of curious creatures when this magical musical adventure for all the family comes to Motherwell Concert Hall!
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Rock & Roll Rampage

Rock & Roll Rampage

3rd July 2021

Rock n Roll Rampage, Scotland's premier Rock n Roll festival, returns for its fifth year running to Gartcosh Social Club on July 3rd!
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Popular Venues

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