Tayto Park FunFest announces new acts and features
As if Tayto Park wasn't already one of the most exciting places for families to visit in Ireland, the Tayto Park FunFest is almost here and new announcements have been made regarding the inaugural music and entertainment festival
11 June 2019 | 0
A raft of new features at the upcoming Tayto Park FunFest have been announced. The inaugural family music and entertainment festival will take place at Tayto Park, Co. Meath, on June 29 and 30.
For an extra €13.50 per person on top of the usual entry and wristband price to Tayto Park, Funfest ticket holders get to enjoy unlimited entries on all the attractions at Tayto Park along with an amazing lineup of international and Irish acts across two stages; family entertainment including the Magical World of Pirates Show, puppet shows, street food stalls, dance workshops, juggling shows and much more. The festival takes place from 10am to 9:30pm so it’s a full day out for all the whole family
Alongside a bill of 30 international and Irish music acts taking to the main stage over the weekend, families can catch a magical and unique 30-minute show from 12 time Guinness World Record ‘Bubbleologist’ Samsam Bubbleman, who will display unbelievable bubble feats including square bubbles, bubble vortexes and even displaying people inside bubbles!
Those looking to bust a move, the ‘Dance Yourself Dizzy Little Top Tent’ is the perfect spot for fun and dance. Catch a lesson from some of Ireland’s finest artists and instructors teaching everything from hip hop to ballroom. Daily dance workshops and performances will take place, including a ballroom lesson from Dancing with the Stars instructor, John Nolan.
Looking for an adventure? Step inside the ‘Pirate World of Tortuga’ and be transported to the land of mystery and pirate magic! With a variety of pirate themed shows including ‘The Amazing Pirate Dance Show’ with Ireland’s Got Talent dance group, Fly Youth or ‘The Incredible One and Only Pirate – Jack Wise’ will keep the kiddies and the parents entertained with a host of tricks, comedy and theatre shows. Those looking for an adrenaline rush can check out the ‘The Pirate Princess Kitty Snake Show’ and have the chance to get up close and personal with these incredible species before dancing away with a brass band for the ultimate pirate grand finale.
FunFest ticket holders will also have the chance to roll on up and check out a brand new show from Fossetts, visit the Pirate World of Tortug and much more.
Festival goers can now avail of limited edition FunFest family tickets with a discounted family ticket of two entries for €90 and more offers online. Tayto Park members can also avail of this limited-edition offer receiving a further reduction on family tickets to FunFest. On 29 and 30 June, Tayto Park will only be open to Funfest ticket holders, tickets available at www.taytopark.ie.