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Discover events for children and families in Sydney. The best events, attractions and things to do from the City of Sydney’s official event guide.

Table tennis

Table tennis

Drop in and play on our free outdoor tables
Today 10am to 4pm
Kids in the city high tea

Kids in the city high tea

Delight in an exclusive high tea experience while savoring the spring vibe in Sydney city.
Today 12pm to 8pm
“Stone Soup Magic” with Hila

“Stone Soup Magic” with Hila

A captivating adaptation of the beloved multicultural folktale, Stone Soup, for everyone to enjoy
Today 11am to 12pm
50% Off Kids Entry At Madame Tussauds Sydney

50% Off Kids Entry At Madame Tussauds Sydney

ONLINE ONLY OFFER - From 24 June - 21st July kids go half price with 50% off kids tickets, all day, every day!
Today 10am to 4pm
Baby live music playground

Baby live music playground

Introduce your little ones (0-4 years old) to the exciting world of classical music
Today 10am to 11am
Carnival Carnage 7D Dark Ride

Carnival Carnage 7D Dark Ride

Play against your friends and family in this multi-sensory interactive experience.
Today 10am to 4pm
Darling Harbour Winterfest

Darling Harbour Winterfest

Beat the winter blues and heat up your holidays with the coolest WINTERFEST ever at Darling Harbour!
Today 12pm to 1pm
Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Get ready for an action packed 4 day festival filled with winter activities for the whole family at Winter Park!
Today 1pm to 9pm
Game On this July at BridgeClimb

Game On this July at BridgeClimb

Enjoy our winter games room with free arcade games!
Today 12pm to 6pm
Get Messy. Splatter Paint.

Get Messy. Splatter Paint.

Sydney's ultimate splatter paint experience
Today 9.30am to 5.30pm
James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach

Sydney Premiere of Roald Dahl's beloved children's book
Today 6.30pm to 2pm
Kids kung fu class

Kids kung fu class

The martial tradition of the Shaolin temple adapted for kids to reach their full potential in a fun environment
Today 10.30am to 11.30am
Mada's Magic Marvels

Mada's Magic Marvels

Spellbinding illusionist Adam Mada enters Sydney Spiegeltent this July school holidays with Mada's Magic Marvels
Today 3pm to 4pm
The Gagliardies

The Gagliardies

Experience endless mischief and laughter with the Gagliardies at Sydney Spiegeltent this winter
Today 11am to 2pm
Thin Ice VR at the Australian Museum

Thin Ice VR at the Australian Museum

Experience The Greatest Story of Survival With Thin Ice VR
Today 10am to 3pm
Winter Gaming Zone

Winter Gaming Zone

Calling all gamers! Get ready for an epic winter adventure at the Winter Gaming Zone
Today 1pm to 5pm
Winter Park Beats

Winter Park Beats

Get ready for a winter wonderland filled with live music that kids and grown-ups will both love.
Today 4.30pm to 8.30pm
Winter Slime Workshop

Winter Slime Workshop

Calling all little scientists and creative minds! Get ready for some wintery slime-tastic fun.
Today 1pm to 5pm
Storytime

Storytime

Stories for kids at Maybanke Community Centre, Pyrmont
Tomorrow
Book exchange

Book exchange

Donate your preloved books or grab a book or 2 to take home for free.
Tomorrow
Bronwyn Woodley Graham: Intrinsic

Bronwyn Woodley Graham: Intrinsic

An exhibition of semi-abstract landscapes capturing the mood and memory of place
Tomorrow
Young Maestros: Mosman community concert

Young Maestros: Mosman community concert

Young musicians perform classical masterpieces on various instruments, in a concert for everyone – now in Mosman!
Tomorrow
Sydney Lions Soccer Academy at KGV

Sydney Lions Soccer Academy at KGV

Have your children learn the skills of soccer in a fun and safe environment.
23 Jul 2024
Maker and creator workshop 8-12 yrs

Maker and creator workshop 8-12 yrs

Harness all things inspirational and inventive with our sensational series of creative workshops for kids
23 Jul 2024
Free heritage tour of former Sydney General Post Office

Free heritage tour of former Sydney General Post Office

Discover the rich history of the former Sydney General Post Office building with Fullerton Hotel's resident guide
23 Jul 2024
Paul Haggith: Immersion

Paul Haggith: Immersion

A landscape painting exhibition at Art2Muse Gallery
23 Jul 2024
Weekly art classes for children

Weekly art classes for children

Drawing and painting workshops for children of all ages
23 Jul 2024
Glebe community barbecue

Glebe community barbecue

Come and join us Wednesday weekly (excluding school holidays) for some food and fun
24 Jul 2024
Rhymetime at Glebe Library, 0 to 2 years

Rhymetime at Glebe Library, 0 to 2 years

A fun storytelling program combining rhymes, singing and stories.
25 Jul 2024
Storytime at Glebe Library, 3 to 5 years

Storytime at Glebe Library, 3 to 5 years

A fun storytelling program combining stories, rhymes, and singing.
25 Jul 2024
The River That Ran Uphill

The River That Ran Uphill

Sydney Premiere of true story direct from Cyclone Pam survivor, Edgell Junior, exploring the importance of community.
25 Jul 2024
Ghostly Garden Tours

Ghostly Garden Tours

Experience a twilight adventure in this spine-tingling storytelling event
26 Jul 2024
Mums and bubs pilates social group

Mums and bubs pilates social group

Gentle pilates and stretch for mums with newborn babies and toddlers followed by coffee
26 Jul 2024
Lullaby Club

Lullaby Club

A singing circle for all mamas with tea and cake.
26 Jul 2024
Open Day Adaptive Tennis and Multi-Sport

Open Day Adaptive Tennis and Multi-Sport

A fun-filled FREE community multi-sport come and try day for players with disabilities
28 Jul 2024
Hip hop class in Redfern (8 to 14 years)

Hip hop class in Redfern (8 to 14 years)

Get an introduction to this fun style of street dance in a free 9-week after-school program
29 Jul 2024
Teen Acting Classes: New York Style Acting online via Zoom

Teen Acting Classes: New York Style Acting online via Zoom

A unique opportunity for teenagers to learn the craft of acting for stage and screen.
29 Jul 2024
Youth Check-In Mentoring & Coaching

Youth Check-In Mentoring & Coaching

For teens ages 14 to 18 who need support to reach goals in school and employment
29 Jul 2024
Retro gaming and Dungeons & Dragons

Retro gaming and Dungeons & Dragons

Old-school gaming and new-school multiplayer collide in this set of gaming days for young people aged 14 to 21.
31 Jul 2024
Free bike tune ups: Queen's Square City

Free bike tune ups: Queen's Square City

We talk to people walking and riding about respecting each other’s journey, and sharing spaces courteously
1 Aug 2024
Steph Tisdell: The Skin I'm In

Steph Tisdell: The Skin I'm In

Comedian Steph Tisdell dives into her debut novel exploring cultural expectations, responsibilities and first love.
1 Aug 2024
Teen Acting Classes: New York Style Acting Studio

Teen Acting Classes: New York Style Acting Studio

Learn the craft of acting for stage & screen in a very specific step-by-step formula
2 Aug 2024
Auslan and English Storytime at Glebe Library

Auslan and English Storytime at Glebe Library

Join our storytime in Auslan and English, presented by our library team and Deaf Connect at Glebe Library.
3 Aug 2024
Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
3 Aug 2024
Young Maestros gala concert

Young Maestros gala concert

A concert for the whole family featuring classical, salsa and fun improvisations!
3 Aug 2024
Family Sunday: Puzzle party

Family Sunday: Puzzle party

We’re having a puzzle party and you’re invited!
4 Aug 2024
Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
7 Aug 2024
Juanita Nielsen Community Centre open day

Juanita Nielsen Community Centre open day

Explore your local gym and community centre in Woolloomooloo and meet our friendly team
10 Aug 2024
SciFest 2024

SciFest 2024

Bringing science out of the lab with interactive activities, games, live stage shows, talks, and more!
16 Aug 2024
Tannya Harricks: Feeling The Landscape

Tannya Harricks: Feeling The Landscape

Art2Muse Gallery presents 'Feeling The Landscape' by Tannya Harricks
20 Aug 2024
Green Square community barbeque

Green Square community barbeque

Get to know your neighbours and local services at this free monthly event.
23 Aug 2024
Wear it purple day: Laser cut jewellery 12-16yrs

Wear it purple day: Laser cut jewellery 12-16yrs

Create fun laser-cut jewellery pieces to celebrate diversity for wear it purple day
31 Aug 2024
Reset Your Life & Shine After Divorce

Reset Your Life & Shine After Divorce

This 3 day conference is for single, separated or divorced women hosted by Australia's No 1 divorce recovery coaches
13 Sep 2024
Camping 101

Camping 101

A nature-filled night of camping and outdoor activities
20 Sep 2024
Little Ravers Sydney

Little Ravers Sydney

Little Ravers proudly stands as Australia's premier family-friendly rave and festival brand
21 Sep 2024
Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody

Thomas Crane takes fans through the iconic hits of Queen
15 Nov 2024
Experience the Way of Samurai in Sydney

Experience the Way of Samurai in Sydney

Witness the mesmerizing show of 5 professional Samurai dancers and singers from Japan, showcasing the art of Samurai.
13 Dec 2024
Japanese Kimono Competition

Japanese Kimono Competition

Australia's largest kimono competition for kimono fans to participate in and enjoy!
14 Dec 2024
Masaya Kamei in Piano Recital

Masaya Kamei in Piano Recital

Don't miss the Sydney debut of young brilliant career pianist Masaya Kamei.
14 Dec 2024
New Year's Eve 9pm Fireworks Cruise

New Year's Eve 9pm Fireworks Cruise

Celebrate the family-friendly NYE fireworks from the best seat on Sydney Harbour
31 Dec 2024