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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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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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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St Andrew’s Hospice Light Up A Life

St Andrew’s Hospice Light Up A Life

1st October 2020 - 22nd December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

You can celebrate the life of someone special and make a difference to the lives of patients and their loved ones this Christmas by supporting St Andrew's Hospice 'Light Up a Life' campaign!
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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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Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

9th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join the search for Wally with your family this October half term at the Museum of Rural Life in East Kilbride!
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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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YCreate Online

YCreate Online

24th October 2020 - 14th November 2020
Online Event

Join YDance for YCreate for a live, online weekly dance programme for ages 3 – 8, designed to develop co-ordination, creativity and confidence!
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#NLHalloweek

#NLHalloweek

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

NLC Youthwork and Friends will be helping you get ready for Halloween at Home this year with online activities and their 'The Haunted Hunt'!
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A Closer Look

A Closer Look

26th October 2020 - 12th November 2020

A Closer Look is a photographic exhibition of Lanark's Closes by Kirsten Harris at The Tolbooth between the 26th October and 12th November!
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Haunted Maize Maze

Haunted Maize Maze

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Between the 26th and 31st October terrifying characters will entertain and scare you from beyond the grave at Valley View at Gouldings' Haunted Maize Maze!
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Invisible Cities Virtual Halloween Party

Invisible Cities Virtual Halloween Party

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020
Online Event

Celebrate Halloween with the Invisible Cities team this year by joining them online for a virtual party!
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Halloween at Flip Out Glasgow

Halloween at Flip Out Glasgow

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Halloween traditions aren't cancelled at Flip Out Glasgow this year, where there will be plenty of ghostly games to get flippers in the spooky spirit from Friday 30th to Saturday 31st October!
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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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Scottish Beatbox Championships

Scottish Beatbox Championships

31st October 2020
Online Event

The 2020 Scottish Beatbox Championships will be live streamed on Facebook on Saturday 31st October... be prepared to have your mind blown!
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The Haunted Concert Hall

The Haunted Concert Hall

31st October 2020
Online Event

Join Children's Classic Concerts and Royal Scottish National Orchestra for a family concert packed with epic Halloween hits, some tricks and plenty of treats...
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Monthly Dance Parties - Bonfire Night

Monthly Dance Parties - Bonfire Night

4th November 2020
Online Event

Get ready to pop, sparkle and whizz through the air with your body and imagination as you join YDance for this one-off, online, Bonfire Night themed dance class for ages 8 -12!
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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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Santa’s Magical Circus

Santa’s Magical Circus

27th November 2020 - 24th December 2020

Santa Claus has been kidnapped by an evil witch who is trying to ruin Christmas, with the help of a fairy and clown, can you help save Santa and Christmas by finding his outfit, reindeer and more!
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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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Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

Maggie’s Carols On Your Couch

3rd December 2020
Online Event

Help Maggie's spread some holiday cheer and join them, with your family, for their online singalong Christmas concert on Thursday 3rd December!
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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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Elf Family Fun Run 2020

Elf Family Fun Run 2020

6th December 2020
Online Event

The Maggie’s Forth Valley Elf Family Fun Run is back on Sunday 6th December 2020 and this time it’s VIRTUAL!
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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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Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies

18th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

Christmas Lockdown Drive-In is coming to Hamilton! Have a fun filled night and help raise valuable funds for the Catherine McEwan Foundation!
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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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The Secret Theatre

The Secret Theatre

21st December 2020 - 24th December 2020
Online Event

Scottish Ballet will bring the magic of theatre to your home this Christmas thanks to their brand-new film, The Secret Theatre!
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Christmas Eve Jingle

Christmas Eve Jingle

24th December 2020
National Event

Let's end 2020 with a bit of magic, hope and togetherness by heading outside at 6pm on Christmas Eve and ringing a bell to spread Christmas spirit!
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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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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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Christmas Crooners

Christmas Crooners

21st December 2021

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 2021!
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The Story of Guitar Heroes

The Story of Guitar Heroes

19th February 2022

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 19th!
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Popular Events

Christmas Lockdown Drive In Movies
Christmas Lockdown Drive-In is coming to Hamilton! Have a fun filled night and help raise valuable funds for the Catherine McEwan Foundation!
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!
Haunted Maize Maze
Between the 26th and 31st October terrifying characters will entertain and scare you from beyond the grave at Valley View at Gouldings' Haunted Maize Maze!
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!
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!

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