Batty Halloween Party

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Date(s) - 30th October 2014
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Creggan Country Park activity centre

Our ever popular event is back again this year! Discover what comes out when the sun goes down around Hallow’s Eve! This family event involves a spooky bat tour of a local green space where you will learn how to use special bat detecting equipment and discover more about local myths and legends with a local bat expert and tour guide. We would advise participants to wear warm waterproof clothing and strong footwear. Suitable for ages 7+ only.


All equipment including torches will be provided. This event is free and kindly funded by Heritage Lottery Fund and NIEA Challenge Fund 2014


Session 1: Suitable for all ages

5.30pm – 6.30pm Make a bat mask and meet a real bat


Session 2: Suitable for ages 7+ only

6.30pm – 7.30pm Bat talk and batty games and meet a real bat

Break for refreshments

7.45pm – 8.30pm Bat walk and Ghost story telling (weather permitting)


Please note that our events require advanced booking as there are only limited number of places (maximum 6 people per family or group). Places awarded on first come first serve basis. To book a place contact Karen on 028 71363 133 or email [email protected]


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All outdoor events are weather permitting. Suitable for adults and children from seven years up, unless otherwise stated.