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Kids Festival Calender

The trend is that more festivals make an effort to make the kids feel as welcome as the grown-ups. Our favorite  festivals and annual happenings for kids in all ages – in Europe and the Americas.

More to come (and never to be finalized)


USA, Houston: Houston Childrens Festival – Shows, concerts and a lot of fun for kids


NORWAY, Oslo: Mini-ØYA, a music festival dedicated for families and kids. We highly recommend it:


USA New York City: Summer Stage for Kids, Free concerts and shows for the whole family – in some of the nicest park in NYC. Our little guinea-pigs loved it!


CANADA: Ottawa,  Les Grand Feux – Casino du Lac-Leamy. ‘Recognized as one of the top 100 events in North America. Experience fireworks as you never have before. International pyromusical (fireworks synchronized to an original soundtrack).

FRANCE: Annecy,On the first Saturday of August, the Bay of Albigny welcomes the biggest pyrotechnic show of Europe. 70 minutes of fireworks in rhythm with music, lights and special effects. A special show we think the whole family will enjoy!


NORWAY, Ålesund, Giske: Summerparty at Giske. Bring some food to share and join 20 000 others for concerts, food and fun


UK, Lulworth Castle, between Bournemouth, Dorchester and Weymouth: The festival Won Best Family Festival at UK Festival Awards for the past two years. Read more: Homepage:

UK, London: Family Party at Notting Hill Carnival

USA, New York City: Summer Stage for Kids


Norway, Oslo: Culture Night. Best suited for families with bigger kids. An annual event where over 100 of Oslo’s cultural institutions extend their opening hours into the night and host unique events within music, theater, art, literature and film. Everything is free!



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