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Burns in Glasgow and Beyond
This weekend, there’s only one place to be and that’s Alloway, Burns’ birthplace and a small village rich in his history. Alloway 1759 is an annual celebration and includes all sorts of events and activities. There’s also plenty for kids and families to do over the weekend although some of it might appear out of the ordinary. On Saturday there’s the Great Big Haggis Pass! This is a Haggis parade (yes) that starts at the Tam O’Shanter inn (obv) and ends at the Burns’ Cottage. Visitors are invited to cheer the Haggis on and you can even send in birthday wishes that will be included in the Haggis (deadline Wednesday). On Sunday, its Burns’ Big Birthday Bash with all sorts going on with lots for kids and families. A highlight will be the World Haggis Throwing Championship. According to the blurb it has some history involving clans, rivers and whisky kegs. The Alloway Sessions will also be taking place with some of the country’s leading musicians playing Burns songs and poems set to music.

At Stirling Castle there’s another chance to explore Burns’ connections with the area and Burns Unbound returns to the National Museum of Rural Life. Tam O’Shanter’s Bairns at Mugdock is a show especially for younger audiences. If out of town is just a little too far, head along Scotland Street School Museum for Timorous Beasties!, some free Burns-inspired family fun. At the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, Mucklemouth Meg is the...

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Whats on for Kids in Glasgow

A guide to events for kids and families in Glasgow
Welcome to What’s On For Kids, the all-singing, dancing (climbing, ski-ing, snowboarding, drawing and painting, storytelling, crafty, bird-watching) what’s on guide listing activities for children and their families in Glasgow.

At What’s On For Kids you can find fun things to do for children and families in Glasgow. Everything is here – things to do, places to go and all points inbetween. We list everything from festivals for under 5s, puppet shows, music concerts, holiday classes and courses, exhibitions and sports fixtures.

Find out what’s on at Glasgow’s attractions and historic houses – whether it is Kelvingrove Museum or GoMA in the city centre, the National Trust’s Pollok House, and the Titan Crane at Clydebank. We include children’s shows at the theatres in Glasgow. If getting outside is your thing, we’ve details of family walks and days out in and around Glasgow at country estates and parks like Kelburn, Finlaystone and Mugdock as well as all the activities that happen in the city’s many parks.

The list of what’s on can be overwhelming and so every event is categorised according to age, ranging from toddlers to 10+, activity type (Animals & Wildlife, Indoor Fun, Arts & Crafts, Sport, etc.,) and distance helping you find exactly what you want quickly and easily. If you want more, you can sign up to receive regular emails outlining forthcoming events and things to do for you and your kids and details of any competitions.

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