Kids activities

Children's events and activities

The Edinburgh Science Festival returns in a month with around 250 family and adult events at 34 venu

Founded in 1988, the Edinburgh Science Festival brings together a programme of around 270 educational and interactive activities for the wee ones, and events and talks for adults in around 30 venues across town.

Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is Cancer Research UK's brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones.

Oor Wullie is our beloved cheeky chappy even beating out William Wallace and Robert Burns to win ‘Scotland’s Favourite Son’ in 2004.

Around 40,000 people gathered for this year’s Torchlight Procession, the opening event

Unlike the Loony Dook at South Queensferry, Portobello or "Porty" Loony Dook is a free event that takes place at Po

Kevin McMahon seduced his wife Svetlana with magic and then together they created Edinburgh's MagicFest, which marks its 10th year on Friday.

The opening night of MagicFest brings a line-up of top notch magicians, mind-readers and illusionists to the Traverse Thea

If you want to see real live action Disney, and not digitally enhanced better drawings, then get along to The Lion King at Edinburgh’s Pla

There's nothing like a whirling, birling ceilidh dance at hogmanay to see in the new year.