Arts Events for Children and Families

We list a huge variety of family friendly arts events for children and families across the UK, as well as a host of inspiring cultural venues to visit. Choose a tab below to begin your search.

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Latest Events

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Around the World in 80 Days

1 policeman, 2 comrades, 3 cab rides, 4 continents, 5 trains, 6 ships and just 80 days to get back home!

Wimbledon - 13th Oct, 2016 to 30th Oct, 2016

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Dinky Art Disco

Bring your family to the fun-filled Dinky Art Disco at Firstsite.

Colchester - 3rd Jul, 2016 to 3rd Jul, 2016

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Art for Under 2s

A fun, creative play for you and your little ones. Join our artists each week to explore a range of sensory materials.

Colchester - 23rd Jun, 2016 to 29th Sep, 2016

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Teacher Training

Looking for a motivational arts-based teacher training day?

Our Catalyst programme works with professional artists and regional arts venues to deliver inspiring teacher training across 6 art forms.

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