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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.
Snow Play at Harbour Town Melbourne - Friday 08 July 2016 to Sunday 28 August 2016 - Kids & family

Snow Play at Harbour Town Melbourne

8 Jul 2016 - 28 Aug 2016, Harbour Town Melbourne
Rug up and experience the snow at Harbour Town Melbourne.
Video Games Workshop - Friday 08 July 2016, 3pm to 5pm - Kids & family

Video Games Workshop

8 Jul 2016, No Vacancy Gallery
Explore the ideas behind sandbox video game production with Nico Disseldorp, one of the creators of the 'Push Me Pull You' video game.
Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr. - Wednesday 06 July 2016 to Saturday 09 July 2016 - Kids & family

Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr.

6 Jul 2016 - 9 Jul 2016, Union Theatre - University of Melbourne
Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr., presented by the Young Australian Broadway Chorus, is magical school holiday entertainment for the whole family.
Fimo Jewellery Making - Wednesday 06 July 2016, 3pm to 5pm - Kids & family

Fimo Jewellery Making

6 Jul 2016, No Vacancy Gallery
Take part in a jewellery-making workshop for kids during the school holidays.
Story Telling and Illustrations with Charlotte Lance - Wednesday 06 July 2016, 10am to 2pm - Kids & family

Story Telling and Illustrations with Charlotte Lance

6 Jul 2016, No Vacancy Gallery
Come along to an illustration and story-telling workshop for kids during the school holidays.
Photography Workshop - Tuesday 05 July 2016, 10am to noon - Kids & family

Photography Workshop

5 Jul 2016, No Vacancy Gallery
This photography workshop for teens invites you to explore your own creative talent, and think and see differently when taking photos.
Bush Sculpture  - Sunday 03 July 2016, 10:30am to noon, 2pm to 3:30pm - Kids & family

Bush Sculpture

3 Jul 2016, ArtPlay
Join Baluk Arts Aboriginal artists in creating your very own bush sculpture to take home with you.
Youth Media Festival  - Saturday 02 July 2016, 8:45am to 7:30pm - Kids & family

Youth Media Festival

2 Jul 2016, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
This one-day event is a festival of ideas and collaboration between students and young content makers, with industry talks, screenings and workshops.
Imprint - Saturday 02 July 2016, 10:30am to noon, 2pm to 3:30pm - Kids & family

Imprint

2 Jul 2016, ArtPlay
Discover the beautiful lines and curves of Arabic script and create bold geometric patterns using basic print-making techniques.
NBA Star Patty Mills Public Appearance  - Friday 01 July 2016, 1:30pm to 2:30pm - Kids & family

NBA Star Patty Mills Public Appearance

1 Jul 2016, Emporium Melbourne
Meet basketball hero and Vicinity Centres' 'Aussie Hoops' ambassador Patty Mills at Emporium Melbourne.

 More to explore

Image of Kids' attractions
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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