Browsing All posts tagged under »fun and games«

Fun in the park, by George!

August 9, 2014 by


Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership’s BIG Search finished with a flourish at King George V Park on Monday, with an afternoon of family fun and games. Thanks to the Friends of KGV and Scotland Yard Parks for the photographs, and Mark Sydenham of Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust for sending them on to us.

Family fun and games at Grassmarket

July 29, 2014 by


Old Town gets ready to celebrate Playday Edinburgh’s Grassmarket will be transformed into a giant children’s play area tomorrow as the city to promote play in the city. The historic Old Town street will be transformed, with lots of family-friendly activities on offer including junk drumming, giant weaving, magic potions, a giant sand pit, water […]

Counting down to Inverleith’s BIG Search

July 23, 2014 by


A fun quest for all the family! For all ages (teams of up to 6 people one of whom must be named responsible adult) to explore the neighbourhood by following clues and questions, then bringing the completed sheets back to King George V Park for an afternoon of fun activities including BBQ and the launch […]

Sainsbury’s BIGGEST jumpers!

July 8, 2014 by


Meet Ross and Aaron, Sainsbury’s biggest jumpers! Ross jumped a magnificent 4.5m during last week’s Big Jump event at Sainsbury’s Blackhall, and his wee brother Aaron wasn’t far behind – he recorded an impressive distance of 4.2m to finish in a tie for second.

Fancy a Stockbridge street party this Sunday?

May 2, 2014 by


Wednesday is Edinburgh’s Playday

July 28, 2013 by


Playday_flier_A5_2013 Edinburgh’s Playday takes place on Wednesday (31 July) from 12.30 – 4pm in the City Chambers Quadrangle. What’s Playday? Edinburgh’s Playday is a festival of play for parents and children. It gives adults ideas on a big scale of things they can do with their children at home on a smaller scale. This year, […]