What's on this weekend? Plan your family weekend with the kids with our round up of what's on in London 15th–16th June
We have heaps and heaps of inspiration for things to do in London this weekend. The following events are all a&u recommended and should be on everyone's radar. Click on the headers and links for more info and to book:
This Father's Day, spend some family time together and get hands-on and build your own model tank at an Airfix workshop at the National Army Museum. Suitable for ages 8+. Sunday, 16 June. 12–3pm. £10.
A glorious family bonanza with heaps of kids' activities including a pop-up petting zoo, live music, gift stalls, vintage funfair and smoothie bikes. Film night on 15 June with street event on 16 June, 11am–8pm.
There are lots of fishy goings on at Battersea Power Station this weekend in a riverside festival with street food, live music, live cooking demos with some of the UK’s top chefs, kids entertainment, mermaids and more.
On Prospero’s island, nothing is quite what it seems! When the King’s boat is caught up in a supernatural shipwreck, all the survivors – even Trinculo the clown – must face their demons and hope for forgiveness. Shakespeare’s magical tale of betrayal and hope explored for a younger audience. Suitable for ages 5+. Tickets £8. Saturday, 15 June. 10.30am.
A new play told in words, sign, colours, music and movement about feelings, emotions, empathy and how we communicate. Award-winning writer Brendan Murray collaborates with tutti frutti to enchant families at the artsdepot. Sunday, 16th June. 11am and 2pm. Ages 3+.
Get your dancing shoes on and join the Royal Academy of Dance for its lovely children’s summer classes, perfect for ages 4–7. Running from 22 July–2 August, children will use their imagination to create an original dance, ending with a lively presentation for parents. Last year there were seaside shenanigans, superheroes in training, and a safari adventure! Booking ends Monday, 17 June.
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