With the Easter holidays fast approaching, have you got ideas to keep the kids entertained? Rest assured, Luton Culture have you covered with a whole host of shows, shenanigans and experiences to make memories with your little ones!


What's On


Peter Pan & Captain CookPeter Pan

Mon 8 Apr, 11am & 2pm, Luton Central Library

Join Peter Pan on his journey to Neverland, get more lost then you ever have before with the Lost Boys and maybe even help fight off some pirate baddies… 

Age guidance: 4-9


Wow! It's Night Time

Mon 8 Apr, 11.30am & 3pm / Tue 9 & Wed 10 Apr 10.30am & 2.30pm, Stockwood Discovery Centre

The curious little owl is back at Stockwood, and this time she’s ready to discover the wonders of night-time, from the big, bright moon to the bats in the sky and the foxes deep in the forest. 

Age guidance: 2-5


House Tours for Kids

Tue 9, Wed 10, Tue 16 & Wed 17 Apr, 11am, Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Explore the nasty, grizzly and truly disgusting history of Wardown House! Tales of vicious villans, ghastly ghosts, wounded, bloody-soldiers, a buffet of horror to rival the most repulsive bush-tucker trial and … a serious bout of explosive diarrhoea

Age guidance: 8-11. No adults allowed!



The Adventures of Pom

Thu 11 Apr, 10am, 11.30am & 2.30pm, Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

A delightful early years piece of sensory theatre in the stunning setting of Wardown Drawing Room.

Age guidance: 4 months - 3 years. Customer notice: This is a sensory theatre performance, full running time is 40 minutes.

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Thu 11 Apr, 2pm / Fri 12 Apr, 11am & 2pm / Sat 13 Apr, 11am, Luton Library Theatre

Join the People's Theatre Company and discover why the Old Lady swallowed a fly as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life

Age guidance: 2+



The Sand Dragon

Mon 15 Apr, 11.30am & 2.30pm, Stockwood Discovery Centre

A magical puppet storytelling show based on the delightful tale of The Sand Dragon.

Age guidance: 3-7


The Princess and the Pea

Mon 15 Apr, 11.30am & 2pm, Luton Central Library

Incorporating music, puppets and audience interaction, Widdershins skilfully bring the magical story of The Princess and the Pea to life.

Age guidance: 3+


A Dragon's Tale

Wed 17 Apr, 11.30am & 2.30pm, Stockwood Discovery Centre

Using an exciting mix of puppets and music, Paul Batten from Theatrix Arts performs this magical story based on the ancient legend of the Lambton Worm.

Age guidance: 3-7


Shh ... Bang!

Wed 17 Apr, 2.30pm, Luton Library Theatre

A delicate, visual, non-verbal, dance-theatre performance for children and their adults, playfully exploring silence and noise.

Age guidance: 3+


The Magical Library

Thu 18 Apr, 2pm, Luton Library Theatre

Follow Sinbad the Sailor as he embarks on his travels and encounters a whale, a giant bird and an ogre! Paul Batten of Theatrix Arts performs this magical story using puppets, changing scenery, music and sound effects. There is also a workshop associated with this event, click through to the page for more information

Age guidance: 3-7