Upcoming & Daily Events at Fota Wildlife Park
Mar - Nov
24th
  • Location: Various locations throughout the Park

Daily Animal Feeding Times 2019

Daily Animal Feeding Times 2019Daily Feeding Times April - October

10.45 Penguins

12.45 Cheetahs - Cheetah Run

2.15 Siamang Gibbons (by Palm Walk)

4.00 Cheetahs - Cheetah Run

4.30 Penguins

5.00 Seals

April
6th - 7th
  • Location: Activities Tent

Weekend Childrens Activities 2019

Weekend Events at Entertainments Marquee

Enjoy Arts and Crafts and Face painting in our Activities Tent in the Asian Sanctuary


11.00 - 14.00 Arts and Crafts
15.00 - 17.00 Face Painting

Face Painting is Strictly ages 3+ no exceptions will be made.

Children must be supervised by their guardian always.

 

Apr 13 - May 26
Sat,Sun,Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri

Wildlife Talks 2019

Wildlife Talks 2019

Wildlife Talks – Saturday 13th April – Sunday 28th April 2019, then weekends and daily from 1st June
Enjoy our educational and insightful talks throughout the Park daily. Free with your admission


11.00 Visitor meet and greet inside Main Gates
11.30 Indian Rhino
12.00 Siamang Gibbon
12.30 Asiatic Lion
12.45 Cheetah Run
14.15 Siamang Gibbon
14.30 Red Panda (Asian Sanctuary)
15.00 Sumatran Tiger
15.30 Eagle & Seal
16.00 Cheetah Run
16.30 Penguin Feeding
17.00 Eagle & Seal
17.15 Giraffe Crossing

June
2nd
  • Time: 12 pm & 1.30 pm
  • Location: Cypress Lawn
  • Booking: No booking required

Storytelling - Fionn and the Fianna

Storytelling - Fionn and the FiannaCandlelit Tales presents Fionn and the Fianna - a lively, fun, interactive storytelling and music show, designed for children.

Dublin based storytelling group Candlelit Tales brings life to classic Irish myths to make them accessible and entertaining for all ages.

Let Candlelit Tales take you on spellbinding journey with Fionn MacCumhaill, a golden-haired boy, born and raised in the wild. He grows up strong and cunning, defeating a fire-breathing menace to earn his place as the leader of the Fianna. This lawless band of vagabonds live for feasting, fun, and adventure. The stories they create live on to inspire magic in the hearts of all who hear them.

Show duration: one hour (including interactive musical warm-up)

Times 12 noon and 13.30

Feel free to come and go as you please.

FREE WITH ADMISSION – No booking necessary.

July
15th - 19th
  • Location: Fota Education Complex
  • Booking: education@fotawildlife.ie

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019 Opt 1

Each week-long camp offers safari trails, “animal” sports and movement and arts and crafts. The camps run from the 15th – 19th July and the 22nd -26th July only and limited places are still available.

Aside from being exciting, great fun and getting out into the great outdoors, Fota Wildlife Park Summer Camps have been developed with the aim of engendering a respect for the natural world. Each day of the camp has a different concept, varying from arts and crafts to movement, ecology and the environment, while a play approach to learning is a key element to ensuring that children enjoy themselves while attaining new skills and knowledge.

Through years of valuable experience and programme revision, the Education Department have carefully put together a selection of activities which address each participants' requirements and interests. All the activities on offer are based around the theme of the natural world and cover a range of areas including nature studies and the physical sciences.


Summer camps details are as follows:
• Cost €120 per child per week.
• Suitable for children aged 5 -12 years’ old
• Location: Education Complex at Fota Wildlife Park
• 10% discount available for members or for 3 or more children


More details are available from the Education Dept.:
education@fotawildlife.ie or 021 4812678 ext 206

July
22nd - 26th
  • Location: Fota Education Complex
  • Booking: education@fotawildlife.ie

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019 Opt 2

Each week-long camp offers safari trails, “animal” sports and movement and arts and crafts. The camps run from the 15th – 19th July and the 22nd -26th July only and limited places are still available.

Aside from being exciting, great fun and getting out into the great outdoors, Fota Wildlife Park Summer Camps have been developed with the aim of engendering a respect for the natural world. Each day of the camp has a different concept, varying from arts and crafts to movement, ecology and the environment, while a play approach to learning is a key element to ensuring that children enjoy themselves while attaining new skills and knowledge.

Through years of valuable experience and programme revision, the Education Department have carefully put together a selection of activities which address each participants' requirements and interests. All the activities on offer are based around the theme of the natural world and cover a range of areas including nature studies and the physical sciences.


Summer camps details are as follows:
• Cost €120 per child per week.
• Suitable for children aged 5 -12 years’ old
• Location: Education Complex at Fota Wildlife Park
• 10% discount available for members or for 3 or more children


More details are available from the Education Dept.:
education@fotawildlife.ie or 021 4812678 ext 206