Special Events

The events, crafts and live shows are always changing at GreenWood Forest Park.  Read on to find out what there is to do throughout the year.

With so much choice and variety, one visit will never be enough. We hope this section of our website helps you decide which day to visit.

In addition to all the special event fun, you will find bags of adventure with the permanent attractions. Explore the map now; there is so much to do.

From seasonal Easter events to one off special days, scroll down the page for a glimpse of what’s in store for the months ahead.  This page is constantly updated, so please come back.

Whitsun Family Fun!

Named one of the UK’s top ten best rated amusement parks in the Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2016, GreenWood Forest Park is a ‘must visit’ day out this half term. From 27th May – 4th June Snowdonia’s award-winning family attraction will have a host of special events to suit the whole family.

Join Ricardo the Pirate, Smarty Marty the Clown, Erwyd the Magician and Harley’s Showtime at the Forest Theatre for their ever popular and unforgettable shows and challenges, be transformed by Lookachu Body Art and Hair Braiding and even take a ride on a Donkey! Fancy taking something special home with you? Do some log sawing with name engraving or even watch Pyro Art with Nader!

For a special treat on Sunday 28th May watch a traditional Welsh dancing display by Dawnsywr Môn, winners of several national and international competitions or listen to Welsh legends come to life in our storytelling events on 29th & 31st May.
Also, keep an eye out for some special character visitors on 27th, 28th & 29th May.

Roll up, roll up for the Circus Skills workshop on Tuesday 30th May and learn the tricks of the trade from a circus professional. From Diablo dabbling to plate spinning, there’s something to suit all ages and abilities!

When you’ve had your fill of the events on offer, there’s endless forest fun to really make it a half term holiday to remember. Take a ride on the UK’s first solar powered water ride SolarSplash, or zoom down the 70m Great Green Run. Have a go at Den Building and explore TreeTop Towers. Steer a Jungle Boat through the wooded wilderness and reach for the sky on the super bouncy Giant Jumper. For those rainy days visit The Enchanted WoodBarn, full of the latest indoor play, young explorers will love it!

Open daily from 10am and with an onsite café and free parking, GreenWood Forest Park is situated at Y Felinheli, Gwynedd. SAT NAV – LL55 3AD. For more information and special event times and dates, visitwww.greenwoodforestpark.co.uk or call the 24 hour info line on 01248 670 076

 

Year of Legends

In 2017 Wales is celebrating its epic past, present and future.  Wales will be bringing the past to life like never before, with attractions, events and activities at legendary locations across the country.

At GreenWood Forest Park, North Wales’s leading family adventure Park you will be able to listen to Welsh legends come to life through the storytelling sessions throughout the year. Whilst sat around the giant stones of Poets Corner you can listen to the tales of the Mabinogion and marvel at the majestic Snowdon mountain range in the background.

You can become a legend yourself and try out the new optical illusion, where you will be transformed into a real life Welsh Giant, or you can shrink your Parents!

The storytelling sessions will be held on the following days;

  • 12th April
  • 1st May
  • 29th May
  • 31st May
  • 26th July
  • 2nd August
  • 9th August
  • 16th August
  • 23rd August
  • 30th August

Why not come and find your legend?

Large engraved standing stones

 

Year of Legends Fancy Dress Day!

In 2017 Wales is celebrating its epic past, present and future. Wales will be bringing the past to life like never before, with attractions, events and activities at legendary locations across the country.

At GreenWood Forest Park, North Wales’s leading family adventure Park you can join in with the fun by coming to the Park in fancy dress as your favourite legend! From the old classics of Robin Hood or King Arthur to the new sporting legends of football and rugby, take your pick! Children who come to the Park dressed as their favourite legend will get a FREE Ice Lolly.

Offer valid on Monday 29th May only, one Ice Lolly (Milkybar) per child. Normal admission prices apply.

Dress up as your favourite Legend for a FREE ice Lolly

 

Free entry for Dads this Fathers’ Day

This Fathers’ Day treat your Dad to fun packed day out in the Forest. GreenWood Forest Park, Y Felinheli is great fun for children as well as Dads who are young at heart!
Jump aboard the world’s only people powered roller coaster, zoom down the longest sledge run in Wales and embark on the Jungle Boat Adventure. Plus, build a Den in the Wild Woods, take off your socks and shoes for the BareFoot Trail or take a ride on the fabulous Moon Karts.
To make the day extra special GreenWood will be offering FREE entry to all Dads who visit with at least one full paying child.
Offer valid on 18/6/17 only, not valid with any other offer.

 

looking for what to do in North Wales from your Welsh home or holidaying in Snowdonia , GreenWood Forest Park is very near the A55 Bangor exit. Easily reached from Anglesey, Betws y coed, Porthmadog and Anglesey, plus Chester and Liverpool, look at our location map for more details.

Whitsun Newsletter – CYMRAEG 2017