Summer Holiday events in Lanarkshire

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

Events in Lanarkshire

Bird Bingo

Bird Bingo

1st April 2022 - 31st August 2022

Come and play Bird Bingo at the National Museum of Rural Life! Can you find all the birds hiding around the museum?
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BGCP Comic & Toy Market: Cumbernauld

BGCP Comic & Toy Market: Cumbernauld

Selected dates between 16th April 2022 - 10th December 2022

The BGCP is back for 2022! Don't miss them when they return with their popular Comic & Toy Market to the Cumbernauld Centre!
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Strathaven Miniature Railway Season

Strathaven Miniature Railway Season

Selected dates between 16th April 2022 - 24th September 2022

Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2022 season in April and will run every Saturday until the end of September!
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Badger Watch at Falls of Clyde

Badger Watch at Falls of Clyde

Selected dates between 14th May 2022 - 16th August 2022

View badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures on a Badger Watch event organised by the Falls of Clyde Rangers!
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The Moon - Discover Our Nearest Neighbour

The Moon - Discover Our Nearest Neighbour

21st May 2022 - 17th August 2022

Humans have gazed up at the Moon for millennia - now you can come a little closer to our nearest neighbour with this stunning exhibition at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!
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Hang On Summer Climbing Courses

Hang On Summer Climbing Courses

24th June 2022 - 15th August 2022

Over the summer holidays Hang On are running beginner climbing technique lessons for 7 - 16 year olds!
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Jurassic Lanark

Jurassic Lanark

24th June 2022 - 14th August 2022
Lanark

After 50 million years, the dinosaurs are back... and they're even more hungry! Don't miss your chance to spot them on the Jurassic Lanark Trail this Summer!
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Pirate Adventures at Scotland’s Theme Park

Pirate Adventures at Scotland’s Theme Park

Selected dates between 25th June 2022 - 14th August 2022

Visitors to M&D's Scotland's Theme Park are being invited to Set Sail this summer for some swashbuckling pirate themed fun weekends!
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Nature Track Packs

Nature Track Packs

27th June 2022 - 19th August 2022

Explore more at the National Museum of Rural Life this summer with their new Nature Track Packs!
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Storytime At The Museum

Storytime At The Museum

Selected dates between 27th June 2022 - 15th August 2022

Join the David Livingstone Birthplace team for one their regular storytime sessions for families with younger children!
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Craft Tuesdays

Craft Tuesdays

Selected dates between 28th June 2022 - 16th August 2022

It's time to get crafty with David Livingstone Birthplace! This summer sees the return of their popular weekly craft sessions!
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Glitz and Glamour The Golden Age of Cinema in Scotland

Glitz and Glamour The Golden Age of Cinema in Scotland

30th June 2022 - 23rd October 2022

This colourful exhibition at Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life showcases artefacts from Scotland's largest cinema collection!
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Carluke Summer Fayres

Carluke Summer Fayres

Selected dates between 16th July 2022 - 25th September 2022
Carluke

Carluke's Market Square will be taken over by some of the finest local traders and fun activities for all the family when the Summer Fayres return to the town!
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Motherwell FC Community Trust Summer Camps

Motherwell FC Community Trust Summer Camps

18th July 2022 - 12th August 2022
Various Locations Lanarkshire

Lanarkshire's Premier Holiday Camps for children aged 5-14 return to Fir Park and Hamilton this summer!
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Hamilton Market

Hamilton Market

Selected dates between 30th July 2022 - 13th August 2022
Hamilton

Over three fun packed Saturdays Hamilton BID will be filling Quarry Street with their biggest market yet, alongside a huge array of performers!
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Bushcraft Sessions

Bushcraft Sessions

Selected dates between 1st August 2022 - 15th August 2022

Join the Conservation Volunteers outside in David Livingstone Birthplace's parkland for an interactive bushcraft session and learn what it takes to survive out in the wild.
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Artie’s Singing Kettle

Artie’s Singing Kettle

11th August 2022

The Singing Kettle's founder, Artie, performs a generation's favourite kids' songs when he comes to Motherwell Concert Hall on 11th August!
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Storytelling at David Livingstone Birthplace

Storytelling at David Livingstone Birthplace

11th August 2022

Join David Livingstone Birthplace for an interactive music and storytelling session all about biodiversity and the natural world.
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Friends of Summerlee Steam Fair

Friends of Summerlee Steam Fair

13th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Come along to Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life on the 13th & 14th of August for the annual Friends of Summerlee Steam Fair!
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New Lanark’s Dog’s Day Out

New Lanark’s Dog’s Day Out

13th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

New Lanark is hosting a Dog's Day Out on the 13th & 14th August... it's going to be a barking day out for all!
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Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!

Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!

13th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Join the very lovable but slightly hapless Polar Bears at Lanternhouse as they set off on their holiday adventures... what could go wrong?
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Biggar Rally

Biggar Rally

14th August 2022

The Albion Trust's Biggar Rally becomes more popular each year and 2022 will be no exception, make sure you don't miss the 47th edition on Sunday 14th August!
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Funbox present Jungle Party

Funbox present Jungle Party

14th August 2022

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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Events in East Renfrewshire

 
MACS Summer Holiday Club

MACS Summer Holiday Club

29th June 2022 - 16th August 2022

If you're looking for quality, nurturing childcare where children can enjoy a fun, energetic and enjoyable experience then look no further than MACS Summer Holiday Club!

Find out about MACS Summer Holiday Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
Kids Summer Golf Camps

Kids Summer Golf Camps

4th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Join Mearns Castle Golf Academy throughout the summer for their Kids Summer Golf Camps covering all aspects of golf including putting, chipping, pitching, irons and driving!

Find out about Kids Summer Golf Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Primary One Meet Ups

Primary One Meet Ups

3rd August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Sportykids Softplay is hosting informal meet ups for new P1 pupils and their grown ups, they're a great chance for children to meet and play before the new term begins!

Find out about Primary One Meet Ups on What's On East Renfrewshire
Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Keep the kids amused by registering them for the annual Summer Holiday Club at Maxwell Mearns Castle Church!

Find out about Maxwell Mearns Castle Summer Holiday Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
Orchardhill Summer Week Goes to the Movies

Orchardhill Summer Week Goes to the Movies

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Orchardhill Church's Summer Club for primary children takes a trip to the movies - with songs, crafts and games relating to some of our favourite films!

Find out about Orchardhill Summer Week Goes to the Movies on What's On East Renfrewshire
Summer Yoga Hub

Summer Yoga Hub

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Kids can spend a yogatastic fun-filled couple of hours with Audrey and Lucie at The Moon Rooms' Summer Yoga Hub!

Find out about Summer Yoga Hub on What's On East Renfrewshire
Auchenback Active Limited Community Safety Family Fun Day

Auchenback Active Limited Community Safety Family Fun Day

11th August 2022

Auchenback Active are holding their fantastic annual Community Safety Event on Thursday 11th August at Auchenback Resource Centre, Barrhead!

Find out about Auchenback Active Limited Community Safety Family Fun Day on What's On East Renfrewshire
Foodies Festival Glasgow

Foodies Festival Glasgow

12th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Foodies Festival, the UK's biggest celebration of food, drink and music is coming to Rouken Glen Park in August!

Find out about Foodies Festival Glasgow on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

 
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

1st March 2022 - 31st August 2022

Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route.

Find out about Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt on What's On Edinburgh
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

Selected dates between 2nd April 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Find out about Arthur’s Secrets on What's On Edinburgh
Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’

13th June 2022 - 4th September 2022

Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’ is an outdoor adventure for families who love to immerse themselves in storytelling, theatre and puppetry, suitable for all ages.

Find out about Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’ on What's On Edinburgh
Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley

Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley

25th June 2022 - 22nd August 2022

Throughout the school summer holiday, there's even more going on Almond Valley as our programme of Summer Discoveries unfolds!

Find out about Summertime Discoveries at Almond Valley on What's On Edinburgh
AccessEA Summer Camps

AccessEA Summer Camps

27th June 2022 - 17th August 2022

Join our fun and flexible Holiday Camps this summer located at the Edinburgh Academy Sports Hub! With over 20 camps to choose from they are ideal for 5-17 year olds.

Find out about AccessEA Summer Camps on What's On Edinburgh
Deep Sea Discovery

Deep Sea Discovery

2nd July 2022 - 16th August 2022

Take a deep breath and dive to the bottom of the ocean with our Deep Sea Discovery family drop-in activities this summer at Dynamic Earth!

Find out about Deep Sea Discovery on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House

Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House

8th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Enjoy a mix of activities including bushcraft, pond dipping and story making in the woods over 6 Fridays this summer within the Grounds at Hopetoun House!

Find out about Summer Childrens Events at Hopetoun House on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Funhouse at IKEA Edinburgh

Summer Funhouse at IKEA Edinburgh

11th July 2022 - 14th August 2022

IKEA Edinburgh has a whole summer of entertainment lined up for you. From arts and crafts to quests and competitions, some special offers and clever solutions for play at home!

Find out about Summer Funhouse at IKEA Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Midweek Make: Medals

Midweek Make: Medals

Selected dates between 13th July 2022 - 31st August 2022

In 1822 George IV visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse and a special commemorative medal was made to celebrate. Hear about this special occasion and make your very own medal to commemorate your visit!

Find out about Midweek Make: Medals on What's On Edinburgh
Sculpture Saturdays Family Workshops

Sculpture Saturdays Family Workshops

Selected dates between 23rd July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop is running a series of exciting artist-led workshops running throughout the summer designed for primary school aged children and their families but open to all.

Find out about Sculpture Saturdays Family Workshops on What's On Edinburgh
Kids Creative Workshops

Kids Creative Workshops

Selected dates between 29th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Inspired by our fantastic festival city we’ll be taking a crafting tour of some of my favourite Edinburgh icons at this series of fun crafting workshops for all primary aged children!

Find out about Kids Creative Workshops on What's On Edinburgh
A Ladder To The Stars

A Ladder To The Stars

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Told through a magical mix of puppetry, music, light and imagination, A Ladder to the Stars is a heartfelt, humorous story of what can happen when the universe hears your dreams!

Find out about A Ladder To The Stars on What's On Edinburgh
A Secret Show by Cameron Young

A Secret Show by Cameron Young

3rd August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Cameron Young is one of the hottest names in modern magic. Secret Show is a brand new show that Cameron will be debuting at the Edinburgh fringe.

Find out about A Secret Show by Cameron Young on What's On Edinburgh
Basil Brush’s Family Fun Show

Basil Brush’s Family Fun Show

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Come join in the mayhem as Britain's most loveable fox takes you on a journey of laughs, storytelling and song in a show for all the family!

Find out about Basil Brush’s Family Fun Show on What's On Edinburgh
Fruit Flies Like a Banana: Kids!

Fruit Flies Like a Banana: Kids!

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The multi-talented musicians of The Fourth Wall play while dancing a tango, riding hoverboards and even hanging upside down! Music leaps off the stage in this fan favourite from North America.

Find out about Fruit Flies Like a Banana: Kids! on What's On Edinburgh
Magic Roman’s Summer Holiday

Magic Roman’s Summer Holiday

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Join Magic Roman on the most epic holiday ever. Expect adventure, laughter, chaos and... magic! This unforgettable show promises some jaw-dropping moments, perfect for kids and grown-ups alike.

Find out about Magic Roman’s Summer Holiday on What's On Edinburgh
Marcel Lucont: Les Enfants Terribles - A Gameshow For Awful Children

Marcel Lucont: Les Enfants Terribles - A Gameshow For Awful Children

3rd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

The UK's favourite Frenchman channels his acerbic humour and quick-fire wit into a family gameshow, pitting children against adults and each other to try and find the most awful child.

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Mark Thompson is a regular at the Fringe and he's bringing back his show with some of the favourites plus some new experiments to delight the audience.

Find out about Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show on What's On Edinburgh
Mat Ricardo: The Extraordinary Gentleman

Mat Ricardo: The Extraordinary Gentleman

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

A unique, hilarious and unmissable one-man show from the worlds most critically acclaimed variety artist - Mat Ricardo.

Find out about Mat Ricardo: The Extraordinary Gentleman on What's On Edinburgh
Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters

Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

If you're brave, come along and watch 'Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters'. A family show filled with singing, dancing, comedy and even a sea monster...

Find out about Pirates and Princesses vs Sea Monsters on What's On Edinburgh
Tales from a Haunted Bookshop

Tales from a Haunted Bookshop

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

A spooky show of terrible tales, bothersome books and gruesome goings on! A weird and wonderfully dark show for horrid children and irresponsible adults.

Find out about Tales from a Haunted Bookshop on What's On Edinburgh
The Dark Room (For Kids!)

The Dark Room (For Kids!)

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

The Dark Room (For Kids!) is an interactive adventure featuring terrible prizes and total mayhem! Recommended for 11+ but younger kids are welcome.

Find out about The Dark Room (For Kids!) on What's On Edinburgh
The Improv Musical

The Improv Musical

3rd August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Now in our 10th year! Smash-hit production, The Improv Musical returns to take the Fringe by storm.

Find out about The Improv Musical on What's On Edinburgh
Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron

Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron

3rd August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Enjoy madcap physical comedy with capers around castles, damsels in distress, a jaw-dropping joust and lots of original catchy musical numbers.

Find out about Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron on What's On Edinburgh
Amazing Bubble Man

Amazing Bubble Man

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

An Edinburgh Fringe favourite, Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles.

Find out about Amazing Bubble Man on What's On Edinburgh
Attenborough and His Animals

Attenborough and His Animals

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Two hapless fools recreate wonderful scenes of the natural world. Clownfish return to Edinburgh with an updated version of their hit show!

Find out about Attenborough and His Animals on What's On Edinburgh
ComedySportz

ComedySportz

4th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Now in its 15th year at the Fringe, ComedySportz is the award winning, all-action, all-improvised competitive comedy show for all ages you won't want to miss!

Find out about ComedySportz on What's On Edinburgh
Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help!

Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help!

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

There is a robot in trouble and it needs your help! An immersive, educational and hilarious spectacular suitable for ages 5+, but fun for everyone.

Find out about Inside the Robot: Quick, I Need Your Help! on What's On Edinburgh
Peppa Pig: My First Concert

Peppa Pig: My First Concert

4th August 2022 - 21st August 2022

Join Peppa Pig at Edinburgh Festival Fringe this summer for her musical interactive show Peppa Pig: My First Concert!

Find out about Peppa Pig: My First Concert on What's On Edinburgh
Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats

Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats

4th August 2022 - 28th August 2022

Prehysterical is a hilarious circus show for children and parents of all ages, following three foolish Neanderthals as they struggle to survive the harsh natural world.

Find out about Prehysterical - Headfirst Acrobats on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Music with Jackie

Summer Music with Jackie

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Come along to the Pregnancy and Parents Centre for interactive music classes for babies and toddlers!

Find out about Summer Music with Jackie on What's On Edinburgh
The Gruffalo, the Giant and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson

The Gruffalo, the Giant and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson

4th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Author Julia Donaldson and a cast of four return with a brand-new show based on her much-loved books including The Smartest Giant in Town, The Singing Mermaid, The Highway Rat, and The Gruffalo.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Following a two-year hiatus, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo returns from 5th to 27th August!

Find out about The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on What's On Edinburgh
Fringe for Bairns

Fringe for Bairns

Selected dates between 6th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

The Three Sisters will be hosting meet and greets for all the little ones to enjoy along with screening of their favourite films! And best of all? It's FREE.

Find out about Fringe for Bairns on What's On Edinburgh
The Tartan Titan

The Tartan Titan

6th August 2022 - 16th August 2022

The Tartan Titan inflatable assault course, the next blockbuster addition to Conifox Adventure Park, arrives this Summer!

Find out about The Tartan Titan on What's On Edinburgh
Eco-Kidz (Yellowcraig) summer activity week for children 8-12yrs.

Eco-Kidz (Yellowcraig) summer activity week for children 8-12yrs.

8th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

Are you a budding Ray Mears or Bear Grylls? Join Instinctively Wild's summer camp for a week to remember.

Events in Fife

 
Burntisland Fairground

Burntisland Fairground

28th May 2022 - 21st August 2022

Burntisland Fairground returns this summer! Situated on the links just yards from a Blue Flag beach, this traditional funfair provides all you need for a great family day out.

Find out about Burntisland Fairground on What's On Fife
The Big Inflatable Takeover - Pitreavie Athletics Centre

The Big Inflatable Takeover - Pitreavie Athletics Centre

Selected dates between 2nd July 2022 - 17th December 2022

World of Parties joins Fife Sports and Leisure Trust for an inflatable fun day at Pitreavie Athletics Centre.

Planet Botanic Holiday Club

Planet Botanic Holiday Club

4th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

St Andrews Botanic Garden has lots of exciting activities planned for the school holidays, including planting, pond dipping, wildlife walks, fruit picking and campfires!

Find out about Planet Botanic Holiday Club on What's On Fife
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Coul House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Coul House

Selected dates between 17th July 2022 - 24th September 2022

Come and visit Coul House Gardens, a hidden gem lying within the grounds of Coul House, an imposing B-listed Victorian farmhouse which dates back to circa 1875.

The Big Inflatable Takeover

The Big Inflatable Takeover

Selected dates between 26th July 2022 - 11th September 2022

Get the kids jumping for joy as World of Parties joins Fife Sports and Leisure Trust offer an inflatable fun day at Cowdenbeath Leisure Centre!

Find out about The Big Inflatable Takeover on What's On Fife
Froglife: Fife Living Waters - August events

Froglife: Fife Living Waters - August events

1st August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Check out all the events taking place in August at Froglife: Fife Living Waters in Cowdenbeath!

Find out about Froglife: Fife Living Waters - August events on What's On Fife
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 29a Low Road

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 29a Low Road

13th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

While only about a third of an acre in size, 29a Low Road it is laid out with a spacious lawn and has several secluded areas to sit, enjoy the peace and listen to the birdsong.

Milkshake! Live - CANCELLED

Milkshake! Live - CANCELLED

19th August 2022

Don't miss all your favourites friends when Milkshake! Live returns to Rothes Halls on Friday 19th August 2022!

Find out about Milkshake! Live - CANCELLED on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

 
Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

2nd April 2022 - 30th September 2022

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join in the biggest adventure yet!

Find out about Loch Lomond Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
School Holiday Adventure Camps

School Holiday Adventure Camps

4th April 2022 - 12th August 2022

West End Adventure are running their award-winning School Holiday Adventure Camps during the Easter and Summer holidays!

Find out about School Holiday Adventure Camps on What's On Glasgow
Children’s Potions & Science Class

Children’s Potions & Science Class

Selected dates between 21st May 2022 - 17th December 2022

Join The Root of Magic for a magically awesome time in their weekly potions and science workshop, held on Saturdays and Sundays!

Find out about Children’s Potions & Science Class on What's On Glasgow
FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA

FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA

30th May 2022 - 29th August 2022

Open-air cinema returns to Queen's Park Arena this summer with a selection of 'Cults & Classics' themed films including The Big Lebowski, Pulp Fiction and Big Trouble in Little China!

Find out about FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA on What's On Glasgow
Junior Tennis Camps

Junior Tennis Camps

27th June 2022 - 12th August 2022

SWA Tennis Camps are directed by some of the most respected coaches and tennis professionals, they'll be running Junior Camps for 5 to 17 year olds across the summer at Hillhead Tennis Club!

Find out about Junior Tennis Camps on What's On Glasgow
Summer In The City School Holiday Camps

Summer In The City School Holiday Camps

27th June 2022 - 12th August 2022

Summer In The City return to four venues across Glasgow with their popular Summer Camps for 4 to 12 year olds!

Find out about Summer In The City School Holiday Camps on What's On Glasgow
121 Football Coaching Camp - Summer

121 Football Coaching Camp - Summer

29th June 2022 - 12th August 2022

121 Sports Coaching are running their hugely popular football camps for four weeks during the summer holidays at Goals Glasgow South!

Find out about 121 Football Coaching Camp - Summer on What's On Glasgow
Children’s Potions & Science Class - Summer Sessions

Children’s Potions & Science Class - Summer Sessions

Selected dates between 29th June 2022 - 12th August 2022

Join The Root of Magic for a magically awesome time in their midweek potions and science workshop, held on Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays during the Summer holidays!

Find out about Children’s Potions & Science Class - Summer Sessions on What's On Glasgow
Sea Monsters!

Sea Monsters!

2nd July 2022 - 18th October 2022

The Sea Monsters! exhibition at the Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine is a fantastical and fun celebration of Scottish legends and maritime mythology showcasing artists from across Scotland and beyond!

Find out about Sea Monsters! on What's On Glasgow
Giffnock North Summer Athletics Camps

Giffnock North Summer Athletics Camps

4th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Giffnock North Athletics Club's Summer Holiday Camps are a great way to have fun, whilst trying out some fun athletics activities and making new friends!

Find out about Giffnock North Summer Athletics Camps on What's On Glasgow
Baltic Street Adventure Playground Summer Holiday Programme

Baltic Street Adventure Playground Summer Holiday Programme

5th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

Baltic Street Adventure Playground is running a holiday programme until 13th of August, Tuesday to Saturday. It's free to attend and has lots for the kids to do!

Kids Crafts

Kids Crafts

Selected dates between 6th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

Bring the kids along to Pollok House for one of their craft sessions where will enjoy an hour of craft activities while accompanying adults will be offered tea or coffee, and are welcome to join in!

Find out about Kids Crafts on What's On Glasgow
Codonas Summer Funfair and Giant Sand Pit

Codonas Summer Funfair and Giant Sand Pit

11th July 2022 - 14th August 2022

Codonas Funfairs are in residence all summer at the Riverside Museum with their Summer Funfair and Giant Sand Pit!

Find out about Codonas Summer Funfair and Giant Sand Pit on What's On Glasgow
Circus Extreme

Circus Extreme

29th July 2022 - 14th August 2022

This year a death-defying and extreme circus is descending on the UK! Don't miss Circus Extreme at Silverburn between the 29th July and 14th August!

Find out about Circus Extreme on What's On Glasgow
Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

2nd August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival is a cultural celebration of our unique community, including a Carnival Parade on Saturday 6th August and a whole host of other events!

Find out about Govanhill International Festival and Carnival on What's On Glasgow
Pond Dipping at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond

Pond Dipping at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond

Selected dates between 5th August 2022 - 19th August 2022

Beneath the surface of the water, there's an unseen world of amazing wildlife ready to be discovered! Take part in some pond dipping at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond and see what you can find!

Find out about Pond Dipping at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond on What's On Glasgow
Piping Live!

Piping Live!

6th August 2022 - 14th August 2022

Piping Live! Glasgow's International Piping Festival will return this summer with a calendar of in-person and virtual events from Saturday 6th - Sunday 14th August!

Find out about Piping Live! on What's On Glasgow
Consumed Roadshow Glasgow

Consumed Roadshow Glasgow

12th August 2022 - 18th August 2022

Zero Waste Scotland and Edinburgh Science are together bringing an interactive exhibition to George Square from 12th - 18th August to get people thinking about society's throwaway culture.

Find out about Consumed Roadshow Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Grease - Singalong

Grease - Singalong

12th August 2022

Come and singalong to your favourite songs from the hit musical Grease at The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall on 12th August!

Find out about Grease - Singalong on What's On Glasgow
World Pipe Band Championships

World Pipe Band Championships

12th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Thousands of pipers and drummers are expected to compete for the ultimate prize in pipe band competition when the World Pipe Band Championships return to Glasgow Green on the 12th and 13th August!

Find out about World Pipe Band Championships on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Card Show

Glasgow Card Show

13th August 2022

Do you love trading cards? Well then this event is for you! Don't miss the first Glasgow Card Show at Box Hub on Saturday 13th August!

Find out about Glasgow Card Show on What's On Glasgow
Govanhill Food Stories Community Market

Govanhill Food Stories Community Market

13th August 2022

Govanhill Food Stories' edition of Govanhill Community Market will celebrate Govanhill's multicultural communities stories through food!

Find out about Govanhill Food Stories Community Market on What's On Glasgow
Picnic In The Gardens

Picnic In The Gardens

13th August 2022

Grab your picnic and a blanket and enjoy an activity packed afternoon in the Hidden Gardens on Saturday 13th August!

Find out about Picnic In The Gardens on What's On Glasgow
Bubble Rush

Bubble Rush

14th August 2022

Run, hop, dance, walk or push a pram around this bubble-tastic course to raise funds for the Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice!

Find out about Bubble Rush on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Selected dates between 4th September 2022

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!

Find out about Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays on What's On Glasgow

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

 
BGCP Comic & Toy Market: Greenock

BGCP Comic & Toy Market: Greenock

Selected dates between 14th January 2022 - 26th November 2022

The BGCP is back for 2022! Don't miss them when they return with their popular Comic & Toy Market to the Oak Mall Greenock!

Find out about BGCP Comic & Toy Market: Greenock on What's On Renfrewshire
Free Face Painting at XSite Braehead

Free Face Painting at XSite Braehead

Selected dates between 30th April 2022 - 27th November 2022

XSite Braehead, Scotland's leading indoor entertainment destination, is hosting a free in-house face painting event on the last weekend of every month this year!

Find out about Free Face Painting at XSite Braehead on What's On Renfrewshire
Kilmacolm Farm Tours

Kilmacolm Farm Tours

1st May 2022 - 30th September 2022

Experience a fantastic farm animal safari from a purpose built 14 seater all weather trailer where you can enjoy the panoramic 360 degree views of this working farm in Kilmacolm!

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BRICKLIVE Fantasy Kingdom

BRICKLIVE Fantasy Kingdom

25th June 2022 - 14th August 2022

Have a great family day out in Paisley this summer with BRICKLIVE's Fantasy Kingdom running from Saturday 25th June until Sunday 14th August!

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Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge

Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge

25th June 2022 - 20th August 2022

Children are invited to sign up to Gadgeteers, the Summer Reading Challenge 2022, produced by the Reading Agency and delivered by Renfrewshire Libraries!

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PACE Summer Fest!

PACE Summer Fest!

29th June 2022 - 14th August 2022

Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present their Summer Fest for 2022!

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Birds of Castle Semple Loch

Birds of Castle Semple Loch

Selected dates between 2nd July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Castle Semple Loch is home to a broad diversity of birdlife during the summer, join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided bird walk and learn all about the different species in residence!

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Basketballpaisley Summer Camps

Basketballpaisley Summer Camps

11th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

Basketballpaisley will be running Basketball Summer Camps at Decathlon Braehead's Courts during the holidays!

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Wildflower Seed Collection

Wildflower Seed Collection

Selected dates between 30th July 2022 - 3rd September 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a free drop in session for all ages where they'll be collecting wildflower seeds to grow in their polytunnels!

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Fantastic Dinosaur Hunt - Self-led Activity For Families

Fantastic Dinosaur Hunt - Self-led Activity For Families

1st August 2022 - 31st August 2022

Explore the woodland trails at RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve this Summer on this family-friendly Dinosaur Hunt!

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Courageous Kids Holiday Club

Courageous Kids Holiday Club

8th August 2022 - 12th August 2022

Courageous Kids Holiday Club returns to Life Church Paisley with lots of games, dance, food, stories and crafts and more for primary children!

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Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

9th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

This Disney classic at Beacon Arts Centre is one for all the family to enjoy! Join Ariel and her friends under the sea for an unforgettable adventure!

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Heroes of the Bible Holiday Club

Heroes of the Bible Holiday Club

11th August 2022 - 13th August 2022

Kilnside Evangelical Church are hosting a 'Heroes of the Bible' holiday club for primary age children between the 11th and 13th August!

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Drop In: Practical Conservation (Rhododendron)

Drop In: Practical Conservation (Rhododendron)

12th August 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers and volunteers to help control the spread of Himalayan Balsam on the Castle Semple lochshore.

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Drop In: Propagating Seeds (Wildflowers)

Drop In: Propagating Seeds (Wildflowers)

13th August 2022

Join the Clyde Muirshiel Rangers for a free drop in session for all ages where they'll be propogating wildflowers in their polytunnels!

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Ferguslie Park Gala Day

Ferguslie Park Gala Day

13th August 2022

Join the rest of the community on Saturday 13th August to enjoy Ferguslie Park's longest standing tradition... the annual Gala Day!

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Life Church Summer Fair

Life Church Summer Fair

13th August 2022

Join Life Church Paisley on Saturday 13th August for their annual Summer Fair featuring bouncy castle, kids' tattoos, sand art, nail bar, treasure hunt and entertainment!

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Summer Butterfly Walk

Summer Butterfly Walk

13th August 2022

Can you tell the difference between a peacock butterfly and a small tortoishell? Why not join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for this guided butterfly walk at Castle Semple!

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Glasgow Clan OSC Family Fun Day

Glasgow Clan OSC Family Fun Day

14th August 2022

Get ready for the new season by joining the Glasgow Clan Official Supporters Club for their Family Fun Day on Sun 14th August, there's something for everyone!

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The Connected and Caring Carnival

The Connected and Caring Carnival

14th August 2022

Join Connected and Caring Renfrewshire for a day of music and fun when they host The Connected and Caring Carnival at St Mirren FC's SMiSA Stadium on 14th August!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

 
Wolf Pack Kids Club

Wolf Pack Kids Club

Selected dates between 1st March 2022 - 27th November 2022

Wolf Pack Kids Club is back at the Thistles Stirling with another year of planet saving, kindness sharing and fun purveying all centered around the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

9th April 2022 - 23rd October 2022

Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.

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Bannockburn House Guided History Tours

Bannockburn House Guided History Tours

10th April 2022 - 4th September 2022

Take a tour of Bannockburn House, an historic category A-listed property, which has survived largely unchanged since the 17th century apart from a Victorian extension.

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Summer Holiday Club at The Peak

Summer Holiday Club at The Peak

27th June 2022 - 12th August 2022

Join us this summer at The Peak Holiday Club, it's jam packed with plenty of fun sports and activities to suit all ages!

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Exmoor Pony Trekking

Exmoor Pony Trekking

29th June 2022 - 10th September 2022

The Edinburgh University Exmoor Pony Trekking Section have began the summer season of trekking out of Glendevon and take riders over the age of 4, of any and all abilities.

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A summer of Fun - Youth Club

A summer of Fun - Youth Club

Selected dates between 18th July 2022 - 12th August 2022

A summer of fun is a youth club with a difference: it is all centered around what kids do best… play, explore, move and have fun!

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Artists in the Making: Arts and Crafts Classes with Indie Flynn

Artists in the Making: Arts and Crafts Classes with Indie Flynn

Selected dates between 4th August 2022 - 11th August 2022

These workshops, run by Indie Flynn at Made In Stirling, will encourage kids to recreate their likeness or even their friend's likeness using an abundance of creative techniques!

Birds of Prey Display with Alba Falconry

Birds of Prey Display with Alba Falconry

Selected dates between 6th August 2022 - 29th August 2022

Alba Falconry will be on site at The National Wallace Monument in August to provide an insight into the birds of prey used and the history of the sport.

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