NAVIGATION

Geopark Events


Our full 2018 programme of events for the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark is ready for your enjoyment. It is designed to embrace the ethos of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in hosting events within the Geopark area which reflect the rich natural and cultural heritage of the border regions of counties Fermanagh and Cavan.  The programme is also designed to cater for all interests: from family fun days, heritage and geology talks to walking and food festivals, craft workshops and guided rambles.  There is a mix of activities for all those interested in learning more about their Geopark.

 

FINAL Geopark Events Guide Jul-Dec 2018

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Date: 22nd July, 2018

Time: 2pm-4pm

Jump on board one of the Geopark Landrovers and explore the stunning scenery of Cuilcagh Mountain Park.  Ranging from the rugged upland cliffs to the weathered limestone landscapes on the lower ground, this safari is a chance for you to experience and explore the patchwork of landscapes found on Cuilcagh Mountain. £5:00 per person.  This […]


Date: 29th July, 2018

Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us to learn more about the fascinating bog habitats that dominate the Geopark.  Learn how people hand cut peat, listen to stories from days gone by and take part in some bog pool dipping activities along with many more fun activities!  A great day out for all the family. Free event.  Please contact Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre on […]


Date: 01st August, 2018

Time: 2pm-4.30pm

Take part in a guided tour of one of the most fascinating areas of the Geopark, Cuilcagh Mountain Park. Explore the lower reaches of Cuilcagh Mountain and find out more about this unique, fascinating landscape which has been over 300 million years in the making! Free event. Booking is essential. This event is not suitable […]


Date: 03rd August, 2018

Time: 11.00am - 1.00pm

Build your bunny or other teddy bear/animal with us at Bear Essentials.  This workshop is for all ages.  Children under 6 have to be accompanied by an adult.  Refreshments for everyone included in price.  After the workshop you can visit the teddy bear gift shop or have a picnic at Bear Essentials playground. Please book directly with […]


Date: 05th August, 2018

Time: 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Join in the celebrations of Bawnboy’s Festival with this special Beekeeping Information Event where local Geopark Guide Aidan Brady of Cavan Beekeepers Association will inform participants on beekeeping and honey making.  This is an excellent opportunity to discover more about this important creature and will give an opportunity to all who attend to learn about […]