If you’re looking for fun and meaningful kids events in Bangalore, then check out our quick guide. Take them to a music museum, the planetarium, a theatre workshop and more.

Indian Music Experience

Let your kids learn about the breadth of Indian music, from classical and folk to indie rock and film music, by way of exhibits of musical instruments, interactive features and video.
When: Open Tuesday to Sunday, from 10am to 6pm. Monday, closed.
Where: Indian Music Experience, Brigade Millennium Avenue, Opposite Wood Rose Club, 7th Phase, JP Nagar.

Racepace Karting

Take the kids for a spot of adventure sport at Patels Inn. Play paintball, ride around on ATV bikes, go for a spin on a Segway, race go-karts and do other active things.
When: Ongoing.
Where: Patels Inn, 15th Cross, 2nd Block, Govindaraj Garden.

‘Luka and the Fire of Life’: A Workshop Performance

Theatre artist Kirtana Kumar will hold a workshop for kids based on Salman Rushdie’s novel Luka and the Fire of Life. Kids will spend the afternoon learning theatre skills and perform in costume in the evening.
When: Friday, May 17 at 3.30pm and 7.30pm.
Where: VR Bengaluru, Whitefield Main Road, Mahadevapura.

Planetarium Show

There’s no better way to introduce the kids to the mysteries of space than at the planetarium. Three shows take place on the hour in English and Kannada: Dawn of the Space Age, Our Solar System and Stars.
When: Ongoing, at 10.30am, 11.30am, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm and 5.30pm.
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, T Choudaiah Road, Sampangi Rama Nagar.