Things To Do This Weekend, 31-1 September

Parents playing with bubbles

It’s back to school for most of us next week, so now is your chance to have one last hurrah! Whether you’ve got crafty kids, science mad minis or festival fiends, book these offers now while they last.

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Where is Peter Rabbit?

Find Peter Rabbit at Theatre Royal Haymarket! Hop onto your seats and immerse yourself in the magical world of Beatrix Potter - book your half-price tickets and bring your little ones aged 3 years and above for a perfect day out.

Mega Maker Lab - Institute of Imagination

Don’t miss your chance to visit the Mega Maker Lab at The Workshop. Perfect for tots aged 5 and above you will take part in epic experiments, play with awesome tech and science equipment, create your own inventions and learn about all things science!

Barnfest 2019 + free face painting

Prepare your under 5s for Barnfest 2019! Head to Nurture Barn in Braintree and make the most of unicorn rides, free face painting and live performances from Moo Music.

little girl getting her face painted

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at The Happy Crafters Club

Dive into this sweet crafty storytelling session with your little Oompa Loompas aged under 8. Bring Roald Dahl's chocolatey classic to life through a fun-packed art and play storytime session at The Happy Crafters Club.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

Celebrate 50 years of The Very Hungry Caterpillar with your mini humans aged under 6 years old. Head at the Troubadour White City Theatre and see this iconic tale be brought to life (together with three other Eric Carle stories) on stage with amazing puppets, vibrant colours and lashings of wit and charm that will delight the whole family!

Peter Pan

Peter Pan has landed at the Troubadour White City Theatre!  Bring your little ones aged 6 and above for an unforgettable evening of magic and make-believe when you’re welcomed back to Neverland in Sally Cookson's Peter Pan.

a scene from the Peter Pan show at the theatre


At Kidadl we pride ourselves on offering families original ideas to make the most of time spent together at home or out and about, wherever you are in the world. We strive to recommend the very best things, that are suggested by our community and are things we would do ourselves - our aim is to be the trusted friend to parents. 

We try our very best, but cannot guarantee perfection. We will always aim to give you accurate information at the date of publication - however, information does change, so it's important you do your own research, double-check and make the decision that is right for your family.  

Kidadl provides inspiration for everything from family days out to online classes, arts, crafts and science experiments. We recognise that not all activities and ideas are appropriate and suitable for all children and families or in all circumstances. Our recommended activities are based on age but these are a guide. We recommend that these ideas are used as inspiration, that ideas are undertaken with appropriate adult supervision, and that each adult uses their own discretion and knowledge of their children to consider the safety and suitability.

Kidadl cannot accept liability for the execution of these ideas, and parental supervision is advised at all times, as safety is paramount. Anyone using the information provided by Kidadl does so at their own risk and we can not accept liability if things go wrong. 

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Hannah Feldman

Born and raised in London, Hannah loves nothing more than seeking out the best in family fun for her 3 boys aged 6 and under, from outdoor adventures to all things transport, tech and time-travel! Hannah's passion to uncover the very best of family-friendly London led her to co-found Kidadl with fellow mum and family-explorer Sophie Orman.