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FROST FAIR FESTIVAL

The Museum of London Docklands celebrates the magical tradition of London’s frost fairs at their free, two-day family festival. For over two centuries, Londoners would descend on the frozen River Thames to build markets, play games and cook up a feast on the icy surface of the river. With trade on the river grinding to […]

IMAGINE CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL 2020

IMAGINE CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL 2020

Southbank Centre’s Imagine Children’s Festival returns just in time for half term with 12 days jam-packed with the highest-quality international children’s theatre, music performances, literature events, comedy shows, creativity workshops, family parties, hands-on activities and lots of free family fun. Imagine Children’s Festival takes over the 17-acre cultural quarter on the banks of the River […]

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CAN FESTIVAL 2020

CAN Festival is the contemporary British Chinese arts festival programmed by Chinese Arts Now. The festival ranges across arts forms including theatre, music, dance, comedy and circus. From augmented reality to immersive dining, from ballet to waacking, from comedy to clowning, the festival exploring contemporary British Chinese experiences is returning for a bigger, bolder year […]

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Southbank Centre Imagine Children’s Festival 2020

Our picks of the best of what’s on at this years’ Imagine Children’s Festival at the Southbank Centre.

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SEE KEVIN THE CARROT AT THE MUSEUM OF BRANDS

Aldi’s Christmas star, Kevin the Carrot, will be on display at the Museum of Brands throughout December. The Kevin exhibit takes centre stage among more than 12,000 products, posters, toys and games that make up the Museum’s extraordinary collection. Thousands of fans are expected to visit to see him alongside other famous faces including Mickey […]

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THE WAR OF THE WORLDS: THE IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE

Looking for something to do with your teenager over the weekend? Try Jeff Wayne’s The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience where Layered Reality, cutting-edge technology (virtual reality, augmented reality and volumetric holograms) and live performances combine in stunning surroundings – all set to HG Well’s dark Victorian tale and Jeff Wayne’s iconic musical […]

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ASTRONIGHTS

Astronights is a special overnight event for 7-11 year olds, featuring exciting hands-on workshops, science shows, and a sleepover at the Science Museum among the amazing exhibits – all followed by a tasty breakfast. The event will be Medicine-themed. Tickets £60 per person. Book here.