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Family Adventures from £10 during Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend 2014

Posted on March 21, 2014 @ 8:08 AM in Adventure

You've reached the Northern Ireland Adventureland Blog for 2014 but don't worry this fantastic weekend of half price and discounted events is back for 2015.  Check out our Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend family blog for 2015 for a whole host of fantastic family events happening on Sat 28th & Sun 29th March 2015.


The best part about Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend is that it is hassle free – simply choose from one of the many activities on offer and book online. Then all that is left to do is enjoy a memorable day out with the family – make sure you don’t forget the camera!

Here are our top picks of some of the many family events happening over the weekend: 

Learn to Surf, Alive Surf School, Portrush, Sat 5th & Sun 6th April, 50% Off

Relax and chill out while the kids hit the waves or join in on the fun with them and see who can stand up first and ride the waves into the shore on this 2 hour lesson from the winner of ‘Best Family Activity Provider’ at the OutdoorNI Awards 2013.

Family Wet Bouldering, Outdoor Concepts, Bloody Bridge, Sat 5th & Sun 6th April, 50% Off 

Wet bouldering is all about the water – make your way up a river, jump into pools and climb up waterfalls on this wet and wild experience all under the supervision of fully qualified instructors.  This is one experience the kids (from 6yrs) won’t forget! 

Kids Tree Top Adventure Course, The Jungle NI, Moneymore, Sun 5th April, £10pp

Specifically designed for children aged 5 to 11 years, (minimum height 1 metre) this is an obstacle course with a difference.  Your little ones will be harnessed up by friendly, fully trained staff and, after a safety briefing, they will be set free to roam the trees, with the opportunity to test their skills of monkeying around!

Climbing and Abseiling Session, Belfast Activity Centre, Belfast, Sat 5th & Sun 6th April, £10pp

Learn new skills while challenging yourself to reach new heights with the friendly staff at Belfast Activity Centre. You and the kids will have the opportunity to try climbing and abseiling with a fun added twist.  See if you trust your family enough to take on the blindfold challenge!

Family Max Combat, Foyle Hovercrafting & Leisure, Limavady, Sat 5th & Sun 6th, £10pp

Compete in a 2 hour hi-tech laser combat session on a choice of purpose -built battlefields, complete with bunkers, trench systems and gun emplacements. See if the kids can beat mum and dad or if your siblings are really on your side as you do battle with full replica weapons, jackets and power packs recording individual and team scores.

Family Mountain Biking, Mobile Team Adventure, Barnett Demesne Trails, Belfast, Sat 5th & Sun 6th April, 50% Off

Try Mountain Biking with the family right in the middle of the stunning Lagan Valley Regional Park only minutes from Belfast City Centre. This event is geared towards kids and families and is a great way to introduce everyone to the marvelous world of mountain biking on the Barnett Demesne Trails in Belfast.

Family Activity Trio – Climbing, Archery & Orienteering, Share Discovery Village, Co. Fermanagh, Sat 5th & Sun 6th April, £10pp

Three exciting family activities over three hours; master the heights of the climbing wall, step into the shoes of Robin Hood on an archery session before finishing the session working together on a fun orienteering challenge to find the checkpoints and develop your navigation skills.

Try A Sail, Ballyholme Yacht Club, Co. Down, Sat 5th April, 50% Off

Each ticket will be valid for you and up to 2 friends or family members meaning you will have exclusive use of the boat along with your very own instructor ensuring you will get plenty of hands on experience from the experts.

Family Activity Fun Day, Breckenhill, Ballyclare, Sun 6th April, £10pp

Breckenhill are bringing all the fun of the fair into the 21st century with their Family Activity Fun Day suitable for all ages.  This fantastic rural venue only 30 minutes from Belfast has everything needed to keep the whole family amused.

Bay to Bay Sea Tour, Portrush Sea Tours, Portrush, Sat 5th & Sun 6TH April, £10pp

Experience the North Coast like never before as you take in the glorious sights of Ramore Head, Dunluce Castle and much more all whilst zooming across the water on a high speed boat.

There are so many great events happening over the weekend, in fact too many to mention!  Make sure you check out the Northern Ireland Adventureland website for a full list of family friendly activities available to book.

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson  Marketing Officer

Sarah joined the marketing team of Outdoor Recreation NI in 2011. A firm believer in giving anything a go at least once (unless it involves jumping out of a plane at 6,000ft!) she is always looking for new adventures in the outdoors and can often be found wandering the Mournes or Glens of Antrim attempting not to get lost!

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