Activities, Events, Things-to-Do for Families visiting Scotland

  Events in 2013
Puppet Animation Festival April

The Puppet Animation Festival offers children and their families opportunities to be transported to magical worlds of make-believe. Taking place all over Scotland during April

Edinburgh International Science Festival April

Offer a range of events, throughout Edinburgh for a variety of ages from 2 - 17 old that bring exciting and new ways of showing science to kids

Imaginate International Children's Theatre Festival May

Drama, comedy and puppet productions from all over the world converge on Edinburgh for for a week of top quality children's theatre.

The Wickerman Festival July

Gorgeous location for family welcoming festival with children's area and events as well as other family friendly shows and activities.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival August

World's largest international festival has a huge selection of family and kids shows from all over the world

Edinburgh Book Festival August

Younger kids can catch up with the playground's latest book buzz while hot debates and exciting graphic novel events are designed to engage teenagers. Programme literally hundreds of events each year for children from babies to teenagers and there are many free events too.

Largs Viking Festival Aug/Sep

Spectacular week long Viking themed festival with events for all of the family

For hundreds of other up-to-date events, activities and family friendly attractions around Edinburgh and Glasgow please visit these sites

What's On for kids In Edinburgh

What's On for kids In Glasgow