Kids Events

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.


Jun 15 - Aug 18
  • Time: 11 - 5pm
  • Location: Cypress Lawn
  • Booking: No Booking Required

Blue Imagination Playground Summer 2019

Blue Imagination Playground Summer 2019June 15th & 16th July 20th & 21st August 17th & 18th

The Blue Imagination Playground, a breakthrough playspace concept designed to encourage child-directed free play will come back to Fota Wildlife Park due to popular demand. The Blue Playground was a massive hit with the crowds last summer, especially with the very young visitors and the premium quality big blue foam blocks of various shapes will return for the Easter weekend and three further weekends over the summer. The Blue Playground is made up of squares, channel chutes, connectors and more – and will enable children to have hours of fun.

The Blue Playground will be based outdoors on Cypress Lawn from 11 am to 5 pm during the above dates and is suitable for children aged 2 – 12 years of age – however, children must be supervised by a guardian at all times.

Venue: Cypress Lawn (outdoors weather permitting)

Free with your admission from 11 am – 5 pm as per the dates above daily.

Jun 23 - Aug 1
  • Time: 12pm or 2pm
  • Location: Marquee outside Oasis Cafe
  • Booking: Booking Required

Art Workshops with John Flynn Summer 2019

Art Workshops with John Flynn Summer 2019Sunday 23rd June Thursday 11th July Thursday 1st Aug Registration Essential

Last Summer visual artist John Flynn led a booked-out series of Art Workshops throughout the summer and he will return with a set of workshops this year - due to popular demand. Please note the event is free with your entry but you will need to register to hold your place. John has devised a series of animal and bird themed Easter and Summer Art Workshops suitable for children from 5 to 12 years of age. The workshops will be held in the main Marquee, materials will be provided and there is a choice of the 12 noon or 2 pm workshop.

Children must be supervised by their guardian always.

Venue: Main Marquee by the Oasis Café
Times: 12 noon and 2pm – each workshop is 45 minutes long
Booking essential to hold your place - BOOK HERE (on