What's On: The top family events happening this weekend 1 year ago

What's On: The top family events happening this weekend

Anyone fancy going to a fairy workshop?

The weekend is here and we're so ready to pack as much as we can into our two days of freedom.

If you're looking for something fun to do with the kids then look no further.

We've gathered up some of the best family-friendly events happening across the Emerald Isle this weekend.

You can thank us later.

Scavenger Hunting, Co. Meath (Sunday, September 26th)

Take part as an individual or as a family, with the activity suitable and fun for all ages. Carry out the Meath challenge remotely and when booking, select to receive a tailored list to play in either in Navan, Trim, Kells or Ashbourne and surrounding areas.

Tickets €25. More information here.

Nature Trail Walk, Co. Laois (Sunday, September 26th)


Get your walking shoes on and step into nature. This delightful family walk is the perfect way to spend a sunny Sunday morning.

This is a family fun event exploring Derryounce with a twist of surprise attractions on the day.

Register here to avoid disappointment.

Grease at The Stella Cinema, Rathmines (Saturday, September 25th)

One for families with older teenagers. Head back to Rydell High and watch Grease on the big screen at The Stella Cinema this weekend.

Feel free to dance along to Grease Lightning from the comfort of your seats.

Tickets here.


Dirty Dancing at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin (Saturday, September 25th)

Live theatre is back and better than ever. Why not head along and see Dirty Dancing on stage at the Bord Gais this weekend? The incredible production is out of this world.

Suitable for teens and older.

Nobody puts Baby in the corner!

Tickets here.

Courtney's Daredevil Drive in Circus, Killarney (Saturday, September 25th)

Roll up, roll up! Why not whisk the kids off to Courtney's Daredevil Drive-In Circus this weekend? The fun-filled outing is bound to put a smile on their face and fill them with wonder and awe.

Tickets here.

Wildlands Adventure Park, Galway (All Weekend)

If you're feeling a little adventurous this weekend then why not head along to Wildlands Adventure Park in Galway?

Located just 15 minutes outside of the city in Moycullen, this is the place to be if you've got kids full of energy.

Wildlands has an impressive selection of adrenaline-filled activities to challenge kids of all ages.

Tickets here.

Fairy School at Mountainview Market, Waterford (Sunday, September 26th)

One for the wannabe Tinkerbells.

Join the fairies for a fun-filled adventure as we learn all about the magical world of fairies, unicorns, mermaids and so much more. Each child will receive a Fairy Kit with wings, magic wand, flower crown plus more.

Tickets are €25.41 and are available here.