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Find ways to entertain the whole family over the school holidays. There's so much happening in the city, including plenty of free and low cost kids' activities.
Good Friday Appeal Kids Day Out - Friday 14 April 2017, 10am to 5pm - Kids & family

Good Friday Appeal Kids Day Out

14 Apr 2017, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Come to Kids Day Out for a fun-filled family day of amusement, activities and entertainment, while raising funds for The Royal Children's Hospital.
Movie Screening: Kubo and the Two Strings - Thursday 13 April 2017, 4:30pm to 6:30pm - Kids & family

Movie Screening: Kubo and the Two Strings

13 Apr 2017, Library at The Dock
Come to the Library at The Dock for a screening of Kubo and the Two Strings, a sweeping, swashbuckling adventure set in mythical ancient Japan.
Recycled Craft Drop In - Thursday 13 April 2017, 2:30pm to 4:30pm - Kids & family

Recycled Craft Drop In

13 Apr 2017, North Melbourne Library
Turn recycled and found materials into treasure. Leaves, cardboard boxes, odds and ends – what will you make?
Movie Screening: Secret Life of Pets - Thursday 13 April 2017, 10am to 11:30am - Kids & family

Movie Screening: Secret Life of Pets

13 Apr 2017, Southbank Library at Boyd
Ever wondered what your pets do when you're not home? Come along to a screening of this fabulous family film and find out!
Sound System City Demo - Thursday 13 April 2017, 2pm to 4pm - Kids & family

Sound System City Demo

13 Apr 2017, ArtPlay
Explore a collaborative sculpture that hums with the sounds of the city.
Sound System City  - Wednesday 12 April 2017, 2pm to 3:30pm - Kids & family

Sound System City

12 Apr 2017, ArtPlay
If you're aged between seven and 12 years old, come along and join artists and musicians Bryan Phillips and Moses Iten to create a city of sounds!
Sound System City - Wednesday 12 April 2017 to Thursday 13 April 2017 - Kids & family

Sound System City

12 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017, ArtPlay
In this workshop for kids aged five to eight years old, help artists Bryan Phillips and Moses Iten reimagine the city using sculpture and sound.
Nature Stompers - Tuesday 11 April 2017, 10:30am to 11:15am - Kids & family

Nature Stompers

11 Apr 2017, Southbank Library at Boyd
Nature is fun to learn about, so let's read books, sing songs and find out more about it.
Nitwits in Fractured Fairytales - Saturday 08 April 2017 to Sunday 16 April 2017 - Kids & family

Nitwits in Fractured Fairytales

8 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017, Melbourne Town Hall
The Nitwits are back with their greatest show yet, Fractured Fairytales.
Mr Snot Bottom's Seriously Stinky Songs - Saturday 08 April 2017 to Saturday 15 April 2017 - Kids & family

Mr Snot Bottom's Seriously Stinky Songs

8 Apr 2017 - 15 Apr 2017, Melbourne Town Hall
Kids' comedian, Mr Snot Bottom, returns with brand new, hilariously disgusting tunes for the whole family.

 More to explore

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There is plenty going on in the city to entertain kids and the whole family, from the aquarium to the zoo, and museums to ice-skating.
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Melbourne has loads of events and activities for children. There are family-friendly festivals like Moomba, school-holiday workshops, exhibitions and more.

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