Enjoy some special family time together and try one of the many family activities in the area.
This is one of Ireland’s largest indepedant movie houses. A fantastic 8 screen complex based in Letterkenny showing all the latest family movies.
074 91 25050
Letterkenny Karting Centre
One of Ireland’s Largest go-kart circuits close to 900 meters. Up to 20 competitors can race at the circuit at any one time. You will feel like you are a pro driver. The is a high adrenaline exciting activity that will leave you feel so on top of the world and is a great way to have a laugh as a family.
Dizzy Rascals is fun and safe place to take the children. Dizzy Rascals Play Centre is a state of the art indoor activity centre for children up to twelve years old. There is a separate area for babies with soft padded animals and a ball pool. Under 4's can play in a two level climbing frame. For 5 - 12 year olds there is a large frame which includes: 3 lane astra slide, spiral slide, rope bridges and football court. The centre has a comfortable coffee dock for parents to relax.
Have fun on an 18 hole pitch & putt course. The balls and clubs are supplied and the playing time is 1 hr 30minutes. The is a nice way to spend a morning or afternoon. There is also a 5-7 a-side soccer court and 13 full size American pool table for those that fancy a game.
Letterkenny Town Park
The entrance to this fabulous Town Park is located just off the hospital roundabout on the Kilmacrennan Road. The Park’s enchanting design includes numerous walks, wonderful flower beds, a herb garden and orchard area. Play areas for Children and bowling green complement the serene Garden of Remembrance, a peaceful and relaxing area to enjoy a few moments tranquility.
The Old Foundery Paint Ball Games
If you want something different, that is fun, full of excitement and can really get the adrenalin going then this is for you. The old Foundery Paintball games suits everyone from the real enthusiast to the midly curious. There are three varied and excellent playing surfaces and three different games on offer, namely, Jungle Fever, Speedball and Ambush. Each package includes a Tippman semi-automatic Gun safety goggles and camouflage overalls plus 150 paintballs.
Lurgy, Letterkenny Co. Donegal
074 91 28086
Arena 7 Leisure Complex is a great place for the whole family to enjoy a day of fun and games. There is Ten Pin Bowling with the most modern bowling facilities. The video arcade has the latest and greatest in video games. There is also 8 snooker tables 10 plasma screens and Kids go Karts.
Ballyraine, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
074 91 28853
Lurgy Brack Animal Farm
Lurgybrack Open Farm is a special place where all the family can spend the day together seeing the animals and having fun. The centuries old farm building is home to a range of friendly farm animals that children can come face to face with. There is ample space to play safely, wander by the riverside, walk or just sit back and unwind with a tasty snack from our tea room or have your own family picnic.
We are open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm during the period from April to September.
Cullion Road, Lurgybrack, Letterkenny
074 91 22683
Tropical World at Alcorns
This is an ideal opportunity for families, visitors, school or youth groups or anyone who loves nature and is interested in the world in which we live to find a wonderful nature experience up close and personal, right here in Donegal, in a comfortable, temperature controlled environment.
Walk through 1,000 square meters of stunning tropical butterflies in free flight of all shapes and sizes. See the reptiles and tortoises from many different countries. Marvel at the colorful array of birds including cockateils, conners, rosellas lovebirds, barra–bands and many species of parrots.
Learn about the environment and conservation as you enjoy your walk through our tropical world. Browse through the gift shop or have a tasty treat. See the pets outside and take in the views over Lough Swilly from our picnic area. When outside, visit Snowy the Owl, who'll love to see you and will definitely go down a hoot with the kids.
Family friendly indoor attraction
Ideal for school / youth group tours
Butterflies in free flight
Information points throughout
Colourful birds in comfortable aviaries
Gift shop and picnic area
Tea and coffee facility
Pet area with Snowy the Owl
Tropical cacti and Mediterranean plant displays
Environmental and conservation displays
Disabled access throughout
074 91 21541
Loughnagin, Letterkenny Co. Donegal
Kil’n Time- Paint your own pottery
10% off for residents of the hotel, located 15minutes from the hotel. Unleash your creative side and paint pottery, pottery painting is fun, relaxing, and creative for both adults and kids.
Design your own personalized unique piece or create a gift for family or friends. It’s easy to achieve great looking results- no artistic talent is required. Choose from functional tableware, figurines or ornaments, and a wide range of items for children.