Find out about local and national activities to get involved with, info and support and lots of Discounts and Rewards to make the most of this season and #GetIntoSummer
Make a connection with Edinburgh Science Festival this summer. From 26 June – 11 July we’ll embark on an exploration of the ways that science and technology weave us together, with events, exhibitions and activities taking place across the Garden and online in your home.
This summer, explore the outdoors and all Scotland has to offer, with days out for the whole family, local discoveries and holidays at home.
Take part in lots of different free activities for young people aged up to 12 - including puppet making, clay modelling, gardening and more!
Historic Scotland are offering free entry to their sites across Scotland for all children under the age of 16 from 26 June to 17 August. They’re also launching a range of family friendly activities with their online and offline Playing with the Past programme.
Outdoor activities, podcasts and more brought to you by Play Scotland.
Young people with care experience can take part in activities which will take place in the woodlands across Scotland, with the content of the meet ups being determined by those taking part. Apply for a place.
Build and test your own kayak this summer and check out a whole calendar of activities this summer.
If you're a young person in Scotland who has a disability or serious illness, your family may be able to apply for a range of grants from Family Fund thanks to ‘Get Into Summer’ funding, including days out, activities, family breaks, outdoor play equipment, sensory toys, and more. Find out how to apply.
Barnardo’s is offering positive mental health and wellbeing engagement opportunities for young people across Scotland (aged 11 to 19) this summer, through their base programme. Find out more on their website.
Make some Astounding Discoveries and try your hand at Den Building at Almond Valley this summer holiday, with free activities for all ages!
Fly kites, play bubble football and more at the Midlothian museum site this summer.
There's lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy this summer, including artist-led workshops, drop-in crafts and pirate treasure hunts!
Take part in free weekly craft sessions suitable for all ages, every Thursday from 8th July.