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Childrens Events at The Dingle Food Festival 2016

Dingle Food Festival 2016
Dé Sathairn/Saturday / Dé Domhnaigh/Sunday

The entrance to the town park is at the bottom of Greys Lane. Kids entertainment starts from 12 noon each day.

Allow your children to enjoy the party atmosphere in Dingle Town where they will find the Scouts Café, Falconry, Bouncy Castles, Sports Fun Days, Face Painting, Zumba and much more. Bígí linn!

All activities are free with exception of the Scouts café


  • 12-4.30pm Saturday and Sunday

    Scouts Cafe

    This year we have a new addition where the 7th Kerry Dingle-Corca Dhuibhne Scout group will have a café for parents and kids in the centre of the town park where you can have a warm cuppa and some tasty treats with your kids.

  • 12-6pm Saturday and Sunday


    Kingdom Falconry offers you the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of majestic and awe-inspiring birds of prey – hawks, falcons, kestrels and owls. They aim to provide education and entertainment as they interact with these amazing birds of prey, giving you an appreciation of the wonder of the natural world and the place of birds of prey in the ecosystem.

  • 12-2pm Saturday and Sunday

    Face Painting

    It’s fun to have your face painted so why not transform children into pretty princesses, cute animals and superheroes or whatever their imaginations want! Parents can have their faces painted too!!

  • 12.30 Saturday

    Food 4 Fun

    Food 4 Fun creative food workshops are designed to get children making, eating and learning about healthy ingredients in an exciting and novel way. Children are provided with hands-on opportunity to make their own nutritious and delicious snacks in our pop up tent! Children will be inspired to lead a healthy lifestyle after this workshop with plenty of healthy eating facts dished up on the day! Food 4 Fun workshops are lead by Margaret Foley and Norah McCarthy. Both are primary school teachers and health enthusiasts who run the popular Food and Fitness 4 Fun after schools program in Cork City. Check out the Facebook page for more info www.facebook.com/foodandfitnessforfun/

  • 2.30pm-4pm Saturday and Sunday

    Kids Sports Day Fun Activities

    Bring your kids along to have fun in activities such as egg and spoon races, sack races, tug of war, turnip shot putt and many more.

  • 2.30pm Sunday

    Zumba with DJ Nat

    DJ Nat is well known for adding fun to any party. This will be no exception as she has guaranteed to bring great tunes that will get you dancing.

    Kids of all ages are welcome and parents can join in if the feel they want to burn off a few pounds from the taste trail.

Important Notes:

Children must be supervised by a parent at all times.

Our First-Aid station is co-ordinated by the Order of Malta and will be present in the town park on both days.

  • bouncing castle


Map of Dingle with landmarks

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