South Ken Kids Festival

This event has now finished. Until Nov 25 2012

Time Out says

This children's book festival (a revamped version of the Institut Français Youth Festival) celebrates its fifteenth year with dozens of literary events, workshops and talks for kids of all ages. Quentin Blake, Tony Ross and Emily Gravett are all on a bill which includes workshops, films, drawing duos and talks. Some highlights include a drawing duo between Axel Scheffler and Mario Ramos (Nov 24, 11am), a screening of French animated movie 'Le Tableau' (Nov 24, 2.45pm), a p‚tisserie drawing workshop with illustrator Salvatore Rubbino (Nov 24 3pm), and a huge drawing jam accompanied by multi-instrumentalist artist David Coulter. See the website for full details. Age 3-12.

Institut Français details


Institut Français

17 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2DT

Transport South Kensington 


020 7073 1350/

free-£8 per event