Reading Children's Festival 2021

This year’s festival celebrates its 32nd anniversary with three fun-packed weeks of events and activities for children all over the borough. The festival gets off to an action packed start with Forbury Fiesta on Saturday 31 July, where there will be something for everyone to get involved with on the day. Reading’s Children’s Festival promises to bring plenty of fun, mayhem and madness.

As well as the events listed on this page, you can use our online diary as your guide to making sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun, and remember many of these activities are free!