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Rathwood Teddy Bears Picnic 2019

Our Bears are back Summer 2019, what mischief will they get up to this year, come join Goldilocks & the 3 Bears for a Summer of fun not to be missed. Running from May 4th - September 1st 2019
What's involved in our Teddy Bear Picnic Event?

  •     Visit the teddy bear factory, where you get to make your own bear.
  •     Hop on board the Rathwood Express with the 3 Bears & your new Teddy Bear. The Rathwood Express will take you down to the woodland to feed the Geese.
  •     After the Train journey, the children will enjoy a picnic with their new friends.
  •     The picnic will include Drink, Cookie & Fruit all supplied on the day.
  •     Plenty of surprises along the way
  •     In the event of Bad Weather, the picnic will take place inside

To book tickets please click here

Play in the Childrens outdoor play park or take a ride on the Train. See the donkeys and stroll around the beautiful woodland walks in the neighbouring Rath Wood.

Rathwood Opening Times

  • Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 6.00pm
  • Sunday 11.00am to 6.00pm
  • Bank Holidays 9.30am to 6.00pm

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When we visited the Rathwood Centre we spent a couple of hours in the chocolate factory making a chocolate kitten - we had a blast. Best afternoon ever. Friendly staff and lots of samples, loved it. Will be back for sure.”
Posted by Kellie, Joe & Devon