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Family Events around Leinster in 2017

Treasure Island
Treasure Island
+ 353 (0) 1 204 6000
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company for this brand-new adaptation of everyone’s favourite swashbuckling pirate adventure: Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island. When he stumbles across a coveted treasure map, young Jim Hawkins finds himself on an epic adventure in the hope of finding Treasure Island. But not everyone is to be trusted, and a dark secret is lurking on board the ship… Don’t miss this much-loved story, adapted for stage in one of the most beautiful open-air venues Ireland has to offer.
Times: 1:30pm - 16:30 Admission: Adult €19, Child €15, Infants FREE
Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Wicklow
Free on first Wednesdays
Free On First Wednesdays
ON THE FIRST Wednesday of every month, various heritage sites managed by the Office of Public Works that normally charge admission throw their doors open for free. So it won’t cost you anything to bring the family to Charles Fort in Kinsale, Co Cork; Athenry Castle in Co Galway; and Trim Castle in Co Meath and the Rock of Cashel in Co Tipperary – to name just a few. Visit website linke below for details of participating locations. (Note - not applicable at Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin Castle and Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre). Admission: FREE
Various Locations
Summer Fun Celebrations
Summer Fun Celebrations
  01/07 to 30/08
There are plenty of fun activities taking place at the Irish National Stud & Gardens, Co Kildare, during the Summer months. Every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday throughout the months of July and August enjoy a wonderful experience for the whole family. Enjoy pony rides, face-painting, mobile farm and so much more! Admission: Adult €11.50, Child €6.50
Tully, Kildare
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann
Fleadh Cheoil Na Héireann
  11/08 to 18/08
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is the biggest traditional Irish music festival on the planet, a week-long jamboree of music, song and dance, not to mention late nights and family fun! Tickets are now available to purchase for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2019.
Drogheda, Louth
We have FamFest on in the Abbey grounds July 21st 1-6pm .Its a family FREE event ,we have the following Puppet show & disco, Scavenger hunt, Live music, Oversized Games, Inflatable Slide, Inflatable Gladiator dome, Inflatable obstacle course, Hot food, ice cream, popcorn, Coffee Dock ( Charge applies).
Times: 1pm - 6pm Admission: FREE
Abbey Grounds, Wicklow Town
Fizz, Pop, Bang!
  04/07 to 31/08
01 5180197
Come along to one of our Summer Labs at Cool Planet Experience on any Thursday, Friday or Saturday in July and August. The 2 hour lab includes 1 hour of stomp-rocket creations and 1 hour of sustainable slime making! Suitable for ages 6 - 12.
Times: 11am Admission: €20 per person
The Cool Planet Experience, Powerscourt House, Enniskerry, Wicklow