Family Fete 2016!

Family Fete 2016!


******A fun filled family day on the beautiful setting of Strokestown Park******

******Book Online here as tickets are limited!******

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Strokestown Park is delighted to announce our Summer Family Fete taking place on the 7th of August from 12 until 4 PM on the grounds of Strokestown Park, Co.Roscommon. Get away from those screens and discover Strokestown Park’s stories, nature and the outdoors.

Activities on the day include:

Eco Aware Environmental Craft – Using the surrounding environment to create natural crafts to take home.

Mahon Maze Adventures – Get lost in Strokestown’s natural hedge maze and complete activities inside!

Custard Pie Puppet Show – Guaranteed to captivate a kiddywink audience. Two shows on the day. More about Custard Pie Puppets here!

Sssshh-liabh Bawn Reading Hidey-hole – For when it all gets a bit much: Books and quiet to take a break from the adventures.

Children’s Strokestown Grounds History Tour – Every 30 Minutes taking in fun historical stories of the house, servants & The Famine.

Packenham Croquet Match on the Lawn.

Let’s go Fly a Kite! – Leap about & Kite Fly in the parklands of the house.

Dale Treadwell – Dale is so excited to show you all his animals and do some exploring in the garden. See Dale in action here:

Bouncy Castles – For those ‘full o’ beans childers’! 

Treasure Hunt – Throughout the day our 3 aged-group tiered treasure hunt will be taking place with a certificate and very cool prize for everyone who completes it!

Access to run about safely in our Victorian Gardens, Woodland Walk and parklands all day! 


Woodland Walk Grub Station – We will be offering a feast of delights for you hungry adventurers. Delicious crepes from Oliver’s Crepes, Fresh Ice Cream, Smokey BBQ from EventFood and Creamy Coffee will all be on sale in the garden!

A bubbly glass of Prosecco with berries & cream for the grownups will also available to purchase in the garden!

If you fancy something more substantial, our restaurant will be open offering full carvery dinner, freshly made desserts and tea/coffee.

Toilets & baby changing facilities are located beside the restaurant and will be mapped on the day. Entrance to event via coach entrance.

All activities are included in the ticket price and are subject to change – keep an eye on our Facebook event!

Tickets are 10 Euro per child and 3 per adult. Under 1’s go free!

For more information please call the office at 071 9633013 or email

Tickets are limited so book online now to avoid disappointment:

Strokestown Park is managed by The Irish Heritage Trust – The Trust is a registered charity & all profits from this event go back into the maintenance and restoration of Strokestown Park House & Walled Gardens. Charity Number: 16848

Get Involved! Why not volunteer At Strokestown Park: More Information here:

See you there folks!