All Day

Born Free Forever

When: 6 Oct – 1 Jan Where: The Meadows, Edinburgh South Cost: Free Time: Various W: bornfree.org.uk Featuring stunning life-size, bronze lion sculptures to raise awareness and vital funds for lions. Visit the event website here: https://www.bornfree.org.uk/born-free-forever

Seek & Peek

When: Daily. Where: V&A Museum, Dundee. Cost: Free. Time: 10am-5pm. This colourful trail will take your family on a waterfront wander of discovery around the plaza, urban beach and gardens. W: vam.ac.uk

Free with admission

Selkie Trail

When: Daily. Where: V&A Museum, Dundee. Cost: Free. Time: 10am-5pm. Self-guided, family-friendly trail inside the museum where you can sketch, wander and find out fun facts about the architecture and design. W: vam.ac.uk/dundee/event/353/selkie-trail

Free with admission

Bodyworks Exhibition

Glasgow Science Centre 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow

When: Daily. Where: Glasgow Science Centre. Cost: Free with Science Mall ticket. Time: Various. Take on the role of the snot barrier, perform a virtual autopsy and bust some moves at the DNA disco – you’ll never look at your body the same way again. W: glasgowsciencecentre.org/discover/our-experiences/bodyworks

Free with admission

Edinburgh Treasure Trail

When: Various. Where: Edinburgh Old Town. Cost: From £9.99. Time: Various. Self-guided treasure hunt trail that covers the east end of the Royal Mile, twisting and turning through Edinburgh’s ancient streets. W: treasuretrails.co.uk/products/what-to-do-edinburgh-lothian

£9.99
Ongoing

Love Gorgie Farm

When: Various. Where: Gorgie Road, Edinburgh. Cost: Free but donations welcome. Time: 9.30am-4pm. Get a hands-on experience of taking care of farm animals at the community-led charity. W: lovegorgiefarm.org.uk

Free

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

When: Various. Where: Loch Lomond Faerie Trail, Luss. Cost: Family Ticket £36. Time: 10am-4pm. Using an activity booklet, solve clues and questions to make your way round each point of the unique trail. W: lochlomondfaerietrail.com/seasonal-trails

£36

Elder Park Junior Park Run

When: Every Sunday Where: Elder Park, Langsland Road, Glasgow South Side Cost: Free, registration required before you first go along Time: 9.30am Fun, friendly weekly 2k event for 4-14-year-olds W: parkrun.org.uk/elderpark-juniors/

Free

Springburn junior parkrun

When: Every Sunday Where: Springburn Park, Balgrayhill Road, Glasgow, G21 3UB Cost: Free, registration required before you first go along Time: 9.30am Fun, friendly weekly 2k event for 4-14-year-olds W: parkrun.org.uk/springburn-juniors

Free

Victoria Junior Park Run

When: Every Sunday Where: Victoria Park Drive North, Glasgow West End Cost: Free, registration required before you first go along Time: 9.30am Fun, friendly weekly 2k event for 4-14-year-olds W: parkrun.org.uk/victoria-juniors/

Free

Sunday Skating at The Arc

Arc Health and Fitness Centre Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow

Drop in skate session open to all skaters with their own skates and safety pads and helmet protection. Adults £7, Children £5 (or 1 free child entry, per paying adult). Over 65's £5. NOTE: ALL JUNIOR SKATERS MUST WEAR HELMETS & SKATE PADS Hire Skates & Pads can be booked

£5 – £7