23rd Puppet Theatre Festival

Creative Activities

Build, invent and act!

Creative Area

This is the place to build your own puppets and props out of a variety of materials and using a variety of techniques. Choose from finger puppets, stick figures, marionettes, sock puppets and many more. Once you're done, you can have a go at making your own prouction. (Upper Foyer)

Interactive Stages

It's time for the next generation to take to the stage. Whether you want to become a star of silhouette theatre, try your hand at full-on acting or try out the black light room, we invite you to have a go yourself.

NEU: Get Active!

If you've been sat down for too long watching some of the fantastic productions, then the multi-purpose hall is the place to come and let off a bit of steam!


Productions For Kindergartens & Schools

Family Weekend Programme

Build, Invent & Act

All Family Weekend Productions At A Glance

Opening Hours & Tickets

Sat 23rd November, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Reception opens at 11:30 am

Sun 24th November, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Reception opens at 9:30 am

Day Ticket: €12.00 per person
Families of 3+: €9.50 per person

To avoid unnecessary waiting times at reception, why not buy your tickets online.