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Bluey’s Big Play

Bluey’s Big Play is a brand-new theatrical adaptation of the Emmy® award-winning children’s television series, with an original story by Bluey creator Joe Brumm, and new music by Bluey composer, Joff Bush.

Join the Heelers in their first live theatre show made just for you, featuring brilliantly created puppets, this is Bluey as you’ve never seen it before, brought to real life in this UK & Ireland premiere.

Book now!

Things to do with the family

Check out our recommended events below!

indoor fun this spring

Looking for something to do on a rainy day? Check out our indoor picks.

Family West End Theatre

Experience the world of the West End for all ages

You don’t have to go Far Far Away to find an unforgettable experience at London’s legendary Eventim Apollo; Shrek the Musical – a Shrektacular stage adaptation of the blockbuster movie.

Join Shrek and Donkey on their intrepid journey to rescue the beautiful, but cursed, Princess Fiona from a castle protected by a fearsome fire-breathing dragon.

Prices from £24

Family Activities and more

Discover things to do with toddlers, teens and everyone in between.

Family Friendly Festivals

A weekend adventure for the whole family!

As seen on TV

All your favourite characters live and in colour.

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Things to do

Looking for new things to do and places to go with your friends and family – or just enjoy by yourself? The search is over. From multi-sensory digital art experiences to ice rinks, we’ve planned your next day out so that you don’t have to. It all starts here.

Kids & Family Guide

Our Kids guide is the ultimate place to find family-friendly attractions and activities for both adults and children to enjoy.

From the youngest fans to pre-teens and older, our guide covers everything from theatre, sport, concerts and music events. We have you covered when you’re looking for ideas to keep the little ones – and not so little ones! – entertained. Whether you want to make the most of half term or the summer holidays, or find tickets for some back to school treats, then look no further.

View all of our fun-packed ideas from family festival events in the great outdoors in the heart of the countryside and in locations across the UK. Or for those rainy days, why not check out an exciting exhibition or drop-in to a museum. Inspire an interest in culture and arts from an early age and catch a theatre show in the West End.

Family TV shows, Book and Film Live Adaptions on Stage

Our guide contains classic family favourites like Harry Potter and the Cursed Child for those looking for a mix of magic and music. Disney fans can enjoy a nostalgia trip with the award-winning The Lion King musical live on stage.

Childhood favourites 

If you’re looking to keep the littlest ones entertained after the school holidays, create some priceless memories and meet TV character heroes, such as Peppa and family in Peppas Pig’s Best Day Ever!  live on stage for a magical experience they won’t forget! Matilda the Musical is also a not to be missed show to delight adults and children alike as the timeless classic takes to the stage in Cambridge Theatre.

To discover even more culture and arts events, check out our West End and Classical Guides.

Family Sports Events for Kids 

Cricket fans and family can also enjoy Vitality Blast in various locations across the UK until the end of September. Read more about all of our sports events in the Sports Guide. 

Family Attractions & Child Friendly Events

Looking to keep the kids busy after the summer holidays?  Keep the little ones content with an interactive adventure such as spending the day exploring London’s historic Madam Tussauds. Or enjoy a day trip to The Big Feastival in Alex James’ Farm in the idyllic Cotswolds – the perfect family day out full of feasting and fun!

We also have a selection of indoor events suitable for children – ideal for a rainy day.

Family Concerts and Music Events

Our guide also contains music events and concerts suitable for younger audiences and adults alike. Young fans can look forward to seeing fan favourites such as Lewis Capaldi and Jess Glynne live in concert this year. For more music and festival inspiration, see our Concerts & Tours Guide and Festival Finder.

Along with the different sections, you can search our guide by date range for family events or A-Z for an easy browsing experience. Young people and adults alike will find a broad variety of events to satisfy every taste.  So whether you’re looking for things to do with the kids this week, this weekend or this month, you’ve come to the right place.