Tayto Park announce FunFest – Ireland’s Biggest Weekend Family Festival

Tayto Park announce FunFest – Ireland’s Newest and Biggest Weekend Family Festival coming to Tayto Park this June

Today, Tayto Park, Ireland’s only theme park and zoo located in Ashbourne Co. Meath, announced plans to host the inaugural ‘Funfest’ Family Festival at Tayto Park this June.

On Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June, a host of entertainers from the worlds of music, circus, family entertainment, dance and art will come together for the Tayto Park Funfest. Over two days, the exciting new family festival will be the venue for a variety of incredible entertainment.

Top Irish band, Hudson Taylor will headline the main stage on Sunday evening with international acts Rak-Su and Heather Small (The Voice of M People) topping the bill on Saturday. One of Ireland’s most popular entertainers Nathan Carter will be a special guest on Sunday evening with his younger brother Jake entertaining crowds earlier that day. The main stage will feature 8 Irish and international music acts each day for all the family to enjoy with the remaining acts to be announced in the coming weeks.

And that’s just the main stage.. Two big top tents will host a variety of children’s entertainers from jugglers to circus performers to dancers and everything in between.

Speaking about the festival, Founder of Tayto Park, Raymond Coyle said,

“Here at Tayto Park we’re always looking for innovative and creative ways to enhance the experience for families and creating a weekend festival with loads of added attractions from music acts to street performers is something I always wanted to bring to Tayto Park”.

Families can dance the afternoon away, take a ride on The Cú Chulainn and grab a bite to eat at one of the delicious street food vendors before spending the evening watching amazing music acts.

Tickets are priced at €55 per day ( non seasonal pass holders) and €50* ( seasonal pass holders) and this includes entry to the park, wristbands for all attractions (as many times as you want) plus entry to Funfest.

On 29th & 30th June, Tayto Park will only be open to Funfest ticket holders. 

Buy your tickets here.

* Seasonal Pass must be valid on day of Funfest in order to receive discount.