Have you made plans for your weekend yet? Here are three events happening in Melbourne on Saturday and Sunday that are child friendly and will guarantee you and your little one a lovely time.

Free Comic Book Day 2018

As the recent excitement around Avengers: Infinity War illustrates, comics are for all ages. Take your child to libraries across Melbourne on Saturday which are giving away one free comic book per person. The event welcomes people of all ages to turn up dresses as their favourite hero or villain. It’s sure to be an exciting, enriching experience for your little one!

Where: City, East Melbourne, Docklands, Kathleen Syme, North Melbourne and Southbank Libraries.

When: Saturday, 5th May: 10:00 am onwards

Head here for more information.

Vikings: Beyond The Legend

Take your child to the Melbourne Museum for a special exhibition of Viking artefacts from weapons to jewelry to tools. There are plenty of interactive experiences including excavating a virtual ship and wielding a Viking sword. The experience will introduce your little one to a unique piece of history.

Where: Melbourne Museum

When: Until August 26th

Wicked Dessert Festival 2018

What child doesn’t have a sweet tooth? Treat yourself and your little one with a visit to the Prahran Market which is hosting its annual Wicked Dessert Festival. What’s on the menu? Everything a sweet tooth desires from doughnuts to cakes to chocolate covered bacon!

Where: Prahran Market

When: Sunday, 6th May