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

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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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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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 1st August and will run every Saturday until the end of September!
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Teaching Tots & Tea

Teaching Tots & Tea

Selected dates between 7th September 2020 - 14th December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Agape Wellbeing are back with Teaching Tots & Tea, a fun and friendly Parent and Toddler Group, held on Monday mornings!
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Shop Local Exhibition

Shop Local Exhibition

17th September 2020 - 2nd October 2020

Visitors to the Tolbooth Lanark will be able to enjoy a 'blast from the past' with the 'Shop Local' exhibition, a display of advertising material from former Lanark Shops!
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FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

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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The September Sessions

The September Sessions

27th September 2020

The Material Geeks award nominated kids craft and STEM workshops are back this September at Lanark Tolbooth!
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Jam & Ham 2020 Art Exhibition: Autumn and Beyond

Jam & Ham 2020 Art Exhibition: Autumn and Beyond

29th September 2020 - 3rd October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

The Carluke Jam & Ham 2020 Art Exhibition will have the theme 'Autumn and Beyond' and will be held both online between the 29th September and 3rd October!
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Jam & Ham 2020: The Jampionship

Jam & Ham 2020: The Jampionship

1st October 2020 - 3rd October 2020

This year's Carluke Jam & Ham Jampionship will be held within Kirkton Church between Thursday 1st to Saturday 3rd October!
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Pedal It Purple

Pedal It Purple

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020
National Event

Cycle your purple socks off this October with by taking park in Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's brand new cycling challenge... Pedal It Purple!
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Bluesecco Afternoon in Support of National Autistic Society - CANCELLED

Bluesecco Afternoon in Support of National Autistic Society - CANCELLED

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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Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

2nd October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Have fun and pick and carve your own pumpkin at Valley View at Gouldings between Friday 2nd and Saturday 31st October!
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Kid’s Magic! Nothing Up My Sleeve - CANCELLED

Kid’s Magic! Nothing Up My Sleeve - CANCELLED

3rd October 2020

Douglas Cameron presents his latest magical wonders for all the family in this fun, interactive show at Rutherglen Town Hall on Saturday 3rd October!
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Wicked Kids Zoom Party

Wicked Kids Zoom Party

3rd October 2020
Online Event

Wish Upon A Star Entertainment is delighted to bring you a ZOOM Halloween party with our wicked kids!
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FunBox: How to be a Superhero - POSTPONED

FunBox: How to be a Superhero - POSTPONED

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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Hamilton Mausoleum Tour - CANCELLED

Hamilton Mausoleum Tour - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 4th October 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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Baby Massage

Baby Massage

8th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

East Kilbride based charitable organisation, Agape Wellbeing, hold regular 4 week Baby Massage courses, join them for their next session on Zoom which begins on Thursday 8th October!
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Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!
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Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Selected dates between 10th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
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October Week Family Gardening & Nature Club

October Week Family Gardening & Nature Club

12th October 2020

Get the kids outdoors and join in a Family Gardening & Nature Club session this autumn at Castlebank Park in Lanark!
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The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

12th October 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, return to Rutherglen Town Hall with a brand new live musical show for all the family!
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The Autumn Sessions - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops

The Autumn Sessions - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops

13th October 2020 - 15th October 2020

The Material Geeks are back this half term with three brand new Kids Craft & STEM Workshops!
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The Gruffalo’s Child - POSTPONED

The Gruffalo’s Child - POSTPONED

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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I Spy With My Little Eye - CANCELLED

I Spy With My Little Eye - CANCELLED

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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The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

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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Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

29th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Ahead of Halloween, join the team at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for a virtual tour of the strangest, scariest and weirdest living things on Earth!
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Ghouls in the Garden

Ghouls in the Garden

31st October 2020

Boo! Castlebank Horticultural Centre's Halloween event 'Ghouls in the Garden' event is back, with a socially distanced twist!
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Halloween Baby Disco - CANCELLED

Halloween Baby Disco - CANCELLED

31st October 2020

Tear the dance floor to shreds and bust some moves with your cutest dance partner at Lanark Memorial Hall's Halloween Baby Disco!
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Halloween Party - CANCELLED

Halloween Party - CANCELLED

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 - CANCELLED

Strathclyde Country Park Fireworks Display - CANCELLED

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 - POSTPONED

Little Shop of Horrors - POSTPONED

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 - POSTPONED

The Adams Family Musical - POSTPONED

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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Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Sandyholm

22nd November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Sandyholm for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
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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 - CANCELLED

Christmas Fair at the Farm - CANCELLED

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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The BIGGAR Christmas Sessions

The BIGGAR Christmas Sessions

6th December 2020

Join The Material Geeks on Sunday the 6th of December for two of their new workshops making Festive Bath Bombs or taking part in Santa's Slime Studio!
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A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa

A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa

13th December 2020

Enjoy a truly magical Christmas themed afternoon tea for adults and children at the 4 Star Alona Hotel on Sunday 13th December!
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Pips and Panda’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

Pips and Panda’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

15th December 2020

Join Pips, Panda and the Christmas Fairy for this special Christmas puppet show at Lanark Memorial Hall!
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Lanark Christmas Ceilidh - CANCELLED

Lanark Christmas Ceilidh - CANCELLED

19th December 2020

Lanark Memorial Hall welcomes the Clyde Valley Ceilidh Band back for an evening of foot stomping tunes and Christmas ceilidhing on Saturday 19th December!
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Christmas Kids Silent Disco

Christmas Kids Silent Disco

20th December 2020

You're invited to an alternative Christmas Party this year at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, come and join the team for their Kids Silent Disco!
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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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The McDougall’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

The McDougall’s Christmas Party - CANCELLED

29th December 2020 - 30th December 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, is back by popular demand this December with their captivating Christmas cracker of a show for all the family!
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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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Twirlywoos Live!

Twirlywoos Live!

6th April 2021

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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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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Rapunzel

Rapunzel

13th April 2021

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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Oscar and the Quest for the Underground Princess

Oscar and the Quest for the Underground Princess

14th April 2021

Mousetale Puppets present Oscar and The Quest for The Underground Princess at The Town House Hamilton on Wednesday 14th April!
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Kids Party In The Park

Kids Party In The Park

1st May 2021

After the massive success of Kids Party In The Park 2019, Disco Domes are back at Strathclyde Park on Saturday 1st May 2021 for another amazing kids festival!
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It’s A Knockout

It’s A Knockout

7th May 2021 - 9th May 2021

St. Andrew's Hospice are holding their annual 'It’s A Knockout' charity event in Strathclyde Park between the 7th and 9th May!
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American Wrestling

American Wrestling

15th May 2021

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 15th May!
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inflatable5k - Glasgow

inflatable5k - Glasgow

12th June 2021

The UK's biggest and best Inflatable 5k course, featuring 28 massive obstacles, is heading to Strathclyde Country Park on Saturday 12th June 2021!
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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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Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical

Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical

31st July 2021

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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Funbox present Jungle Party

Funbox present Jungle Party

4th September 2021

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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MusicFest Mainstage

MusicFest Mainstage

4th September 2021

Musicfest Mainstage is family-friendly, one-day music festival being held within the grounds of the Uddingston Cricket Club on Saturday 4th September 2021 as part of the Bothwell Scarecrow Festival!
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Alan in Wonderland and the Three Goats Plus…

Alan in Wonderland and the Three Goats Plus…

5th September 2021

Take part in the Mad Hatter's tea party, become trolls under a bridge and help Alan save Alice at East Kilbride Arts Centre on Sunday 5th September 2021!
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Movies to Musicals

Movies to Musicals

16th September 2021

After the success of their 2019 tour, Glasgow Philharmonia bring their Movies to Musicals Show back to Airdrie Town Hall on 16th September 2021!
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Swan Lake

Swan Lake

15th October 2021

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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Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy
Don't miss Anarchy, a terrifyingly unforgettable experience where terror rules and your fate can change with every turn, at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s
The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival
From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!
Christmas Kids Silent Disco
You're invited to an alternative Christmas Party this year at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, come and join the team for their Kids Silent Disco!
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Popular Venues

Airdrie Town Hall East Kilbride Arts Centre East Kilbride Village Theatre Lanark Memorial Hall Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre Rutherglen Town Hall The Town House Hamilton