Tel: 020 7887 8008 www.tate.org.uk
On Children's Art Day, June 30, and the weekend of July 2-3, events for schoolchildren and families will be held in museums, galleries and schools nationwide.
Tel: 0870 2412762 www.art-works.org.uk
Step Up, "the longest schools' arts festival in the world", takes place in the North- west, July 1-10. The programme includes arts exhibitions in Manchester showcasing the best of the region's under-18 artists.
Tel: 0161 273 4464 www.stepuponline.org.uk
Art in Action, a leading arts and crafts show, will be held at Waterperry House, near Wheatley, Oxfordshire, July 14-17.
Tel: 020 7381 3192 www.artinaction.org.uk
The sixth Big Draw will be held October 1-31, with Big Draw Day on October 15. Schools, youth groups, museums and other organisations are invited to register free by August 12 and receive a free CD of ideas for activities.