Enniscrone, Co.Sligo

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Rainy Day Activities

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Rainy Day Activities 


Looking to keep the kids entertained during rainy days while on your holidays. Don't worry we've got you covered!!

Indoor Activities

Waterpoint Aqua Park, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo

Waterpoint Aqua Park, an indoor swimming pool with a superb 65m water slide, fantastic kiddies fun pool, adult health suite and a brand new and improved fitness gym, to guarantee a fun filled day for all the family.

Funny Bones House of Fun, Collooney Co. Sligo.

Funny Bones is a children's play center just outside Sligo Town. Hours of fun can be enjoyed by all ages with the soft play area, go karts and laser zone. Babies and toddlers are also catered for along with a coffee shop for the adults.

Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park, Westport Co. Mayo.

The Pirates Den is a great in door play center for all the small ones. With an area for under 2's and a go karting track for the older kids.

Tumble Jungle, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

Ireland's biggest in door play center,with bouncy castles, climbing frame, a jungle run and a toddler area, there is hours of fun to be had!

Mayo Leisure point, Castlebar, co. Mayo

With an in door adventure play area, a snack bar and an 8 bowling lanes ro keep children of all ages entertained!


Sligo County Museum & Library

There's nothing quite like curling up with a book on a miserable day. With an extensive range of children's material and dedicated children's areas. A range of activities are often put on from arts and craft groups to story telling sessions. The library is also home to Sligo County Museum where exhibitions are showcased all year through!

National Museum of Country Life,  Castlebar, Co. Mayo

A trip to The National Museum of Country Life in Turlough House Castlebar is a must on a rainy day, a fun and educational experience for the whole family. With Collections of objects that represent the Irish way of living since 1850 and various exhibitions on show.

The Jackie Clarke Collection, Ballina, Co. Mayo. 

Showcasing one of the world's leading collection of historical Irish materials. Admission is FREE and you can enjoy a spot of lunch in the cafe after. 

Ballina Library, Ballina Co. Mayo

Packed with reading material for adults and a dedicated ares for the children. Check out the Mayo county linaray website for all the events happening throughout the year!

Catch a Movie!!

Let the cinema be your warm comfy haven. You will be spoilt for choice with all the latest action packed films. Try Mayo movie world in Castlebar, Ballina cineplex or the Gaiety Cinema in Sligo.

Arts & Crafts

Sligo is rich in artistic and literary tradition so while you are on holidays why not engage yourself and your family in some arts and crafts;

Hullabalo on Pearse Road in Sligo is dedicated for having fun and getting creative.  Paint anything from a plate to a fairy. Pottery painting is fun for all ages.

The Model in Sligo is the home of The Niland Collection a leading center in Ireland for the contemporary arts. It is extremely child friendly with a bright open air space.  They run programmes like The Big Draw for younger children and Art Trap for the older ones which always book up quickly.  They also show family film from time to time.

Head to the Beach

You are going to get wet anyway so you won't notice the rain. Go for a surf on Enniscrone Beach with dedicated schools, who provide wetsuits, boards and lessons. You'll be riding those waves in no time!







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