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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Haslemere Christmas Market

Haslemere will be lit up with Christmas cheer once again this year when the much loved traditional Christmas Market comes to the town centre.

Haslemere - 7th Dec, 2014 to 7th Dec, 2014

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Me and My Cat?

Using projection, puppets and bags of ingenuity, Me and My Cat? is a fast paced, action packed story and oodles of fun.

London, Bethnal green - 30th Nov, 2014 to 1st Dec, 2014

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Book Signing with Nick Butterworth

To celebrate Discover’s brand new production of ‘One Snowy Night’, Nick Butterworth, author of this best-selling picture book, will be signing books in our café .

Stratford, London - 6th Dec, 2014 to 6th Dec, 2014

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