The Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run is helping to inspire the city’s next generation to live a healthy lifestyle as the countdown to this year’s event continues. The run, now in its third year, will return on Sunday 25 August, offering participants the choice of a 10k or half marathon route as well as a family […]
Check out the Summer in the City Guide – full of great activities for you, your friends and family to enjoy this summer!
This year we have a brand new reading challenge: Aberdeen Reads! The challenge is open to everyone, so get family and friends involved and encourage each other to keep reading over the Summer holidays! What’s more everyone who takes part in Aberdeen Reads will be entered into a prize draw, and those who complete 3 […]
The 2019 Aberdeen Highland Games has an exciting list of family activities for you all to enjoy. Come along and try inflatables, a climbing wall, critters and a visit from children’s TV personalities– plus much, much more. More information is available here
Do your children enjoy learning about nature? If so, join the Duthie Park Rangers’ mailing list to find out about the fun activities hosted during the summer holidays for 4 to 12 year olds. Email DuthieParkRangerService@aberdeencity.gov.uk to join the list today.
Aberdeen’s first ever Dolphin Festival, DolphinFest 2019 is a celebration of the amazing marine wildlife we have in Aberdeen, particularly the dolphins. With special guest speakers, film screenings, family fun and games, plus an escape room, inflatable road show, guided walks, rockpooling and beach cleans, there is something for everyone! The festival is organised by RSPB […]
Established in 2017, Nuart Aberdeen is an international public art festival created to present the most interesting and relevant Street Art of its time. It intends to activate, inspire and collaborate with an emergent local scene as well as encourage creative links and exchanges between local businesses, arts organizations, property owners, community centers, education institutions […]
A new project is underway in Aberdeen to encourage families to cook delicious and healthy school menu items from scratch. The Torry Tasters Project which began in February is a partnership between Communities Team in Locality 1 at Aberdeen City Council and Sustainable Food City Partnership Aberdeen’s Veg Cities Campaign. The initiative is being delivered by […]
Primary pupils launched the big Clean Aberdeen campaign yesterday (21 March) – and enthusiastic youngsters from across the city will be leading the way in action against litter and mess. The Kittybrewster School pupils organised and held a special event in the Beach Ballroom with a discussion and questions to key policy and decision-makers in […]
Communities Torry is holding funding surgery to provide information about funding sources for groups or projects. There will be expert guidance and support provided from the Aberdeen City Council external funding team. No project is too big or too small! The surgery is happening on 9th April from 17:000-19:00 at Torry Youth & Leisure Centre […]