Here’s three ways to celebrate the long bank holiday weekend with the kids
1. Funharmonics: All aboard the LPO
Get ready to be whisked away with the London Philharmonic Orchestra on a journey around the world, from Vienna to New York, in London’s Royal Festival Hall. Arrive an hour beforehand for hands-on science fun and have-a-go instruments in the foyer. Aimed at little ones aged six and over, but family members of all ages are welcome.
When: Sunday 30 April, 12pm
How much: From £10 each
Where: Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
0207 960 4200
2. IWA Canalway Cavalcade
Take the kids to see the colourful narrowboats adorned with flowers and bunting for this annual celebration. The three-day party offers varied attractions, including shows, music and boat trips. There are also stalls, Morris dancers, food and plenty of real ale for the grown-ups, too.
When: Saturday 29 April to Monday 1 May, times vary
How much: Free!
Where: Little Venice, Paddington, London
3. Celebrity Dusty Duck trail
Aardman Studios designed Dusty Duck to celebrate WWT’s 70th anniversary and this Easter, Dusty, along with 14 other celebrity-designed Dustys, will be on show at the London centre.
When: Until Sunday 21 May, 9.30am to 5.30pm
How much: £1 per trail, plus standard admission applies
Where: London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, London SW13 9WT
0208 409 4400