What's On?

We’ve prepared an A-MAAAAA-ZING show guide for you, so you’re able to plan your time at Kidtropolis! You’ll be able to pick up a copy, packed full of exciting activities, schedules and our show map at Kidtropolis! Or check out a digital copy here!

You’ll also be able to check out everything coming to Kidtropolis together with recommended age ratings for each activity.

Baby Shark Mini Live Show 

Attention! Do dododododo!

Yeeeeeeeeeesssssssssss! It’s time to do do do do do do at Kidtropolis this April! We have been bursting to tell you about this! It’s got the nation singing and dancing and it’s coming to Kidtropolis!

The Baby Shark mini LIVE show will be rockin’ the Kidtropolis Live Theatre on Saturday 13th April. This is a show not to be missed, so 

GRAB your tickets now.*

Sam & Mark

We are so excited to reveal that TV Royalty Sam & Mark are coming to Kidtropolis! Come and join Sam and Mark, as seen on CBBC’s Big Friday Wind-Up and Copycats, for an unmissable show jam packed with jokes and games, full of fun and laughs for all the family on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th April.*

Mini Labyrinth

BRAND NEW FOR 2019… It’s the Mini LABYRINTH! But not so mini at 200ft long, this EPIC piece of awesomeness is just one of the attractions you HAVE to visit this April! Venture through the Arctic, the Egyptian era and even a Jungle!

Mad Science

Calling all budding Scientists! You’re going to LOVE this! Mad Science will be BURSTING into Kidtropolis Birmingham!  Alternating between to two AMAZING Fire and Ice shows on Sunday 14th and Monday 15th April, these are shows not to be missed! PLUS, visitors will have the opportunity to join in with some really cool Science workshops at intervals! 


Jurassic World

Dinosaur fans, listen up! Wooooow! The Jurassic Zone is coming to Kidtropolis! So get your cameras at the ready and make sure you GRAB your tickets NOW! 



Get your dancing shoes on, practice your best show-stopping moves and get ready for dance sensations from the Flawless Dance School!
Best known for their stunning shows and WoOoOoW factor routines, Flawless Dance School will be performing live on stage at Kidtropolis on Monday 15th April!


We’re super excited that this all super fun fairground ride will be joining us at Kidtropolis Birmingham so make sure you get ready for an adrenaline rush as you whizz round!
Minimum ride height – 1.2m. Riders between 1.2m-1.4m must be accompanied by an adult.

Captain Calamity

Guinness World Record Breaking Captain Calamity Children’s Entertainer returns to Kidtropolis with more fun, excitement and magic than a family size bag of rainbows!!

Messy Play

Get ready to pour, squish, and squelch to your hearts content… We’re really excited for this one! Don’t forget to bring a change of clothes!

Bubble Zone

Not only is Guinness World Record Breaking, Captain Calamity , bringing his stage show to Kidtropolis, but get ready for his Bubble Display! Expect GIIIAANNT bubbles floating high above your head!

Please note that the Bubble Display will be everyday except Sunday PM

Bumper Carz

How cool are these! We have the LATEST CRAZE to hit the UK. Bumper Carz are the ultimate experience for children.

Roller Rink Disco

Get your skates on! You’re going to need them for this next announcement! Hands up if you can’t wait to go rolling around the roller rink disco?!!

Roller Skating is subject to shoe size availability.*


Never stop playing with BRIO® this Easter and come and experience all their trains, tracks, tunnels and even their innovative Smart Tech trains! 

Mega Slide

Get ready to sliiiiiddddeeee your way to super awesome fun on the Kidtropolis Mega Slide! Yet another FANTASTIC Inflatable play activity coming to the NEC!


Birmingham City Football Club

Are you ready to test your header skills… Or practice scoring those awesome GOOOOAAALLLSSSS!? Then dust off those football boots because the wonderful Birmingham City Football Club are BACK at Kidtropolis Birmingham on all three days!

You’ll be challenged to ‘beat the goalie’ by scoring three penalty kicks and also a ‘keepy uppy’ challenge too!


We’re so happy to tell you all that JumpKing Trampolines UK and EUare coming along to Kidtropolis Birmingham and bringing along their AWESOME collection of trampolines! Super cool right? Who will be bouncing along to try them out? We know we will be!

Toothless – How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Kidtropolis visitors will have the chance to snap some pics with the incredible Toothless at the April show! 
How cool is that!


Zuper Zorbes

Jump inside these totally AWESOME Land Zorbs and make your way around the inflatable track! Do you think you have what it takes to make it around? Join in with the fun… It’s hard work but well worth it for the FUN FACTOR! 


We’re super excited to share with you that one of your FAVES is back this year! Grab those cameras and your tickets, and get ready to snap those priceless memories because the much loved Carousel is returning to Kidtropolis!


Introducing… Gravitrax from Ravensburger will be joining us at Kidtropolis Birmingham and we can’t wait! This looks like some SERIOUSLY COOL kit!

Kids Bee Happy

Sand Art is a hands-on, bright and colourful, arts and crafts activity that children and adults love. Visit Kids Bee Happy at Kidtropolis and create AMAZING Sand Art!

West End Kids

Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready to be WOWed with a show-stopping performance by the AWESOME West End Kids! They’ll be joining us on Sunday 14th so make sure you grab your tickets as you don’t want to miss this show!

Activity Caterpillar

A battle to make your way through the Caterpillar.

One of our inflatables for ages 4 and under.

Croco Assault Course

Fight your way through our Super Croco to escape from the Giant Jaws.

One of our inflatables for ages 4+.

Despicable Me Jump & Slide

Bounce, Climb, Slide and do it all again on the Despicable Me Jump & Slide.

One of our inflatables for ages 4 and under.

Dora The Explorer Playzone

Play, Sit, Bounce, Slide. The ultimate playzone for little ones.

One of our inflatables for ages 4 and under.

PAW Patrol Jump & Slide

Bounce, Climb, Slide and do it all again on the Despicable Me Jump & Slide.

One of our inflatables for ages 4 and under.

Ruben & Kia from CBBC’s The Dumping Ground

We are SO EXCITED to be letting you all know that Ruben and Kia as seen on CBBC’s The Dumping Ground will be coming along to join in the fun and meet and greet fans at intervals, at Kidtropolis Birmingham on all three days! How exciting!!


Amazon Fire Kids Edition

Make sure you head over to see Amazon at Kidtropolis Birmingham and try out the Amazon Kids Edition Fire Tablet! 

You’ll be able to talk to the team and also take some cool selfies against their green screen! You will even be able to print your photo to take away for your memories!


Pirate Slide

Are you ready to Sail, Slide and Bounce around? Mums & Dads… Get ready to GET INVOLVED! Kidtropolis Birmingham are proud to announce that we have yet MORE FANTASTIC Inflatable play activities coming to the NEC! Get ready for the Pirate Slide! Ohhhh Arrrrrr Me Hearties!


Soft Play

It’s time for SOFT PLAY FUN! We are super excited about adding this to our show next week… Perfect for the little ones!


PAW Patrol

We’re SUPPPERRR EXCITED to have the PAWsome PAW Patrol back at Kidtropolis Birmingham this year and we have something extra special to tell you all too! 

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Mega Blocks

Get ready to BUILD and PLAY to your hearts content with our GIANT MEGA BLOCKS! What will you create? A tall tower or a mini fort?

Circus Play

Kidtropolis Birmingham are proud to introduce the Circus Play area joining us at the NEC! Test your hand at some circus tricks too!

Slide down a classic circus fairground Helter Skelter ride. Age 3+



We have MORE awesome fun stuff coming to Kidtropolis including the super cool team from International Paintball Group!

They will be bringing along their inflatable shooting range with targets and some lower-pressure paintball guns – super fun!


Announcements coming soon!