Family Friendly Events in London

The capital is a land of opportunity for anyone looking for a good bar or a great restaurant, but when it comes to family friendly events in London, what is there to do? Sure, you’ve got the classic attractions, but with a city this big, there must be more for you to do with the kids. If you want to try something new together as a unit, take a look at our recommended list of things to do for families in London and go have that day out you’ve been dreaming of.

Last updated on 19th October 2021

Thames Rockets

40 user reviews 5

Without a doubt one of the best family-friendly events in London, Thames Rockets is a fantastic and daytime event. The heart-pumping experience will take you and your little ones on a speedboat ride along the iconic river whilst an award-winning comedy guide points out all the sights.


11 user reviews 4

Kick back and relax with a craft beer and a bite to eat while your kids make the most of Peace + Riot's packed event schedule. They'll be keeping the little ones entertained with storytelling and comedy nights, while parents are invited to regular informative talks. 

See Your City

59 user reviews 4

Calling all Potterheads! This Harry Potter tour will take you through loads of the locations used to film the actual movies, all while you compete with each other in a fun interactive trivia quiz to find out who is house champion. And if Harry Potter isn't your thing, try out some of their other tours!

Looking for the best family-friendly events in London? FLY-KID is the hip-hop, RnB and soul party for the city's coolest children. Take them to dance the day away to a stacked lineup of DJs, with dance teachers, face painting, games and more.

Looking for fun things to do as a family in London? Biscuiteers is the perfect spot for a hands-on activity, encouraging adults and teens alike to create their very own themed biscuits, icing butterflies and vintage cake decorations from its Notting Hill and Northcote Road locations. 

BucketRace Public Events

10 user reviews 5

Head over to the West End where this unique cross-city scavenger hunt is kicking off. Perfect for a fun family day out in London, grab your group of up to four people and get ready to complete tasks and missions to be crowned the winning team and get your hands on some cool prizes.

Interactive Pro Gaming

60 user reviews 5

Discounts available on certain events

Nothing says family-friendly event quite like battling dragons in Battersea, right? Interactive Pro Gaming's multiplayer VR quests are perfect for team building or families with a healthy competitive spirit.

These fun, uplifting and kid-friendly tours will take you through the city of London for a reasonable price. This half-term, expect to see some of the most iconic areas of London, soundtracked by hits from the 70's right through to present day and sprinkled with the occasional flash mob.