Geopark Events

Our full 2017 programme of events for the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark will be published online soon. 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.

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Date: 08th April, 2017

Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Enjoy hands-on fun by making your own fossils, take part in a fossil hunt and learn a bit more about the fantastic fossils that make up the rocks beneath our feet – all for free!  No booking is required.  (Normal admission rates to the Marble Arch Caves apply.) Please contact Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre on +44 […]

Date: 15th April, 2017

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Build your bunny or other teddy bear/animal with us at Bear Essentials.  This workshop is for all ages 3 – 99, especially nice for families working together.  After finishing our bunnies we will enjoy some refreshments and an Easter Bunny Egg Hunt in the garden and playground.  Book a place at or for more information please contact Geopark Guide […]

Dates: 17th April, 2017 to 18th April, 2017

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Celebrate Easter at one of Europe’s finest showcaves.  A range of activities will be available and this promises to be a Egg-cellent days fun for all the family. Take part in our Easter themed scavenger hunt, make your own fossil egg and much much more! Booking for cave tours is strongly recommended and normal admission rates […]

Dates: 28th April, 2017 to 05th May, 2017

To register your place and for more information please contact +353 (0) 49 4378300 or see Our Geopark Walks are: Friday, 28th April, 7pm – Strolling through Cavan Burren – A Prehistoric Park Saturday, 29th April, 11am – Discover the Geopark on the Cavan Way – Register at Market House, Blacklion Sunday, 30th April, 2pm […]

Date: 29th April, 2017

Time: 2.00pm

Highlighting the Geoparks wonderful biodiversity and heritage join local Geopark Guide Heather Bothwell for a series of convivial butterfly and bug hunts.  Suitable for all ages.  Please wear sturdy footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing. For more information please contact Heather on +353 (0) 87 6699681.