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Hello and welcome to Raring2go! the definitive guide of what to do and where to go for parents, carers and children.

Between the magazine & the website - we've got it covered!

Hello and welcome to Raring2go! Aberdeen City & Aberdeenshire; helping you find places to go and things to do with your children locally. There  are lots of events and activities coming up this season, which you'll find in the What's On? calendar above.

To view the latest issue of the magazine, please click the image to the left.

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Latest News

There is SO much going on in our area - read our reviews, search our events diary or click the Competitions tab above to enter our latest competitions. Good luck! 

Tell us what YOU think!

We are looking at ways to make Raring2go! better for you - and would really appreciate five minutes of your time to do a quick survey and give us some feedback and anything you'd like to see included in the magazine this year. Click here and let us know what you think! You'll also be entered into a draw to win a family ticket to Cineworld.


Bookings are now being taken for the Summer 2017 issue due out from 2nd June 2017 and reaching 32,500 families across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire! To find out how you can promote your family-friendly business with us, email Victoria on or call 07795 18228. Deadline for booking is 10th May 2017.

Or watch our video to meet the team, see where we are based and what we do to get each fantastic issue of the magazine out to you!


Latest Event

Powerful Pollinators

Join in on a pollinator minibeast hunt down at St Cyrus Natural Nature Reserve..

Latest Feature

Local children recommend a walk up Bennachie!

Port Elphinstone Children say "Take a walk up Bennachie this summer" after a class trip!

Visit our KidsZone

Our KidsZone is packed full of activities for indoors and out, plus loads of colouring in and activity sheets to download and print off.
Kids Pass

Kids Pass

Looking for ways to save money on those family days out? Want the best discounts on those cinema trips? How about getting “Kids Eat Free” at that family meal out? Or get the best deal when booking that UK summer break?

We have the answer!!!

Kids Pass is the UK’s No. 1 family discount pass used by parents.

Click here to join over 1 million members...  

Become a member today!

Become a member today!

Becoming a member of Raring2go! is quick and simple, and even better - it is FREE! For a couple of minutes of your time signing up you will be rewarded with a national and local newsletter monthly, as well as being eligible to take advantage of our members only discounts and competitions! What more do you need? Sign up today!

Holiday Health

Holiday Health There’s always a million things to do before jetting off on holiday...

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The Store's Scotch Eggs

The Store’s Mini (and Maxi) Scotch Eggs - easy to make!

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Steak Night at Thainstone House

Steak Night at Thainstone House-  a grand family home dating back to the 18th century.   

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Highland Games, Gatherings and Shows 2017

Games,Gatherings & Shows 2017:a unique blend of Scottish history, culture and community. 

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