Wee Spree 2022: Five things not to miss during October school holidays

Friday 7th October, 2022

The October school holidays are fast approaching and there’s lots of fun for the family to enjoy with the Wee Spree.

The popular festival takes place from 15 – 23 October with a packed line-up of theatre, film, music, dance and more to suit all ages.

See full details of the Wee Spree programme and purchase tickets here.

Tickets can also be bought in-person from InCube Shop, 9b Gilmour Street, Paisley.

But first, find out more about five great events the kids won’t want to miss below.


Spooktacular Animation Workshop

Halloween is just around the corner… and your kids can get creative ahead of the big day at the Wee Spree!

Imaginations can run wild at fantastic Halloween-inspired animation workshops from CineMor77. Kids will learn to storyboard, design sound effects and produce an animation using tablets and easy to use software.


Family Film Fun with Cinemor77

There’s lots of film fun at the festival as Ferguslie’s Tannahill Centre hosts low-cost screenings of popular family films.

Enjoy a singalong version of Encanto (17 October), as well as The Bad Guys (18 October), Lightyear (18 October), DC League of Super Pets (19 October) and Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (20 October).

Plus, each ticket for the film events at The Tannahill Centre will include free face painting and popcorn.


Four Go Wild in Wellies

Four Go Wild in Wellies is a playful look at how friendships are built, broken and mended – a whimsical adventure featuring tents that have a life of their own, bobble hats, and of course, lots of fun in wellies!

This fantastic show from Indepen-dance, Scotland’s inclusive professional dance company, is perfect for ages 3-5 years.


Rocket Post

Experience a joyful mix of songs, storytelling and exciting visuals for everyone aged 6+.

Don’t miss Rocket Post – an acclaimed tale of miscommunication and the magical discoveries that can happen when everything goes wrong.


Unicorn Dance Party

The best dance party ever is taking place at the Wee Spree – and your family is invited!

Enjoy a Unicorn Dance Party with sparkling unicorns Melody and Luna. Perfect for ages 5+, this interactive show will see them join in with easy-to-follow dance moves and the ultimate playlist of favourite tunes, from Katy Perry to Queen.

See more at the Wee Spree