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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Rudi Drumming Workshops

Come and experience the distinct rhythms of African Drumming at these high-energy workshops.
With the opportunity to wear authentic African fabrics during the workshop.

London - 9th Oct, 2016 to 9th Oct, 2016

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Why the Whales Came

Why The Whales Came is full of fun, mystery and adventure, brought to life by multi-award-winning performer and storyteller Danyah Miller

- 8th Oct, 2016

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Meet The Bromlins

The Bromlins are intu Bromley’s cosmic friends who visit each month. When they are not in Bromley, they are travelling aboard the intu Enterprise to galaxies far away, and some much closer to home.

Bromley - 3rd Sep, 2016 to 4th Sep, 2016

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Teacher Training

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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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