If you're planning to bring the little ones to Electric Picnic, you'll want to check out Little Picnic - a colourful, child-friendly area from the team behind Kaleidoscope Family Festival, designed specifically with families in mind.
The area is open to anyone attending the festival with children. If you don’t have a Family Camping wristband, Little Picnic wristbands are available to pick up onsite.
Now, without further ado, standby to see what is in store for families, children and those who are young at heart at Little Picnic this year…
Incorporating elements of environmental sustainability, fashion, art, design, and engineering, Junk Kouture has been showcasing aspiring designers aged 13 -18-years from across Ireland for the past 12 years.
If your kids are eco-warriors or fashionistas in the making, they'll love the opportunity to see some of these striking designs in the flesh. See you in the front row!
Fairy Godmother Singalong
With a sprinkle of fairy dust and some musical magic, Little Picnic's Fairy Godmother can’t wait to welcome everyone for a singalong! Now’s the time to start warming up that beautiful voice of yours and get ready to belt out all your favourite jams from Frozen, The Lion King, Moana and more.
Limber up and grab your buddies for a jam-packed festival Sports Day. Expect all the classics - egg and spoon race, penalty shoot-outs, tug-o-war, wheelbarrow and three-legged races. Show up, team up, and race to victory!
Kids Disco with DJ Will Softly
Time to gather the tiniest of dancers because our Kids Disco is here. Get ready to boogie the night away with the spinniest of spinmasters, DJ Will Softly.
Gaiety School of Acting
Calling all drama queens and stars of the stage, because the Gaiety School of Acting is about to put on an unmissable show. Call time in 3.. 2..
Would it be a festival without face painting?! No matter if you want to be painted up like a Tiger or jewelled like a mermaid princess, we have you covered. Our face painting team will be open noon – 6pm every day.
Laughter Yoga with Louise Burchall
This is where you’ll find happy babies all day every day! Chuckle yourself through the afternoon with this very funny Laughter Yoga session with the amazing Louise.
Chime In & Play
Move your shaker to the rhythm of Chime In & Play. Discover music from all around the world at this sensory play activity.
Remote Control Robots
Calling all future engineers and robot experts! The robots from Munster Technological University are waiting for you to put them to work! Show us if you can control them better than anyone!
Get creative writing stories, songs and jokes! Our friends from Fighting Words will show you how to hone your skills to become the best writer you can be!
Sensory Play Area - All Abilities
All Abilities Neurodiversity Inclusion Projects are designed to connect individuals via creative, social, and well-being programmes nationwide.
At Little Picnic, this is designed and developed to suit all ages and needs including Autism, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia and ADHD. The aim is to bring a little sparkle into everyone's life, make them feel confident, and boost their self-esteem, as we are all different but equal at the same time.
Mamia Baby and Toddler Feeding and Changing area
Aldi has created a peaceful Mamia Baby and Toddler Feeding and Changing area for families to enjoy and take a moment’s pause. A range of Mamia nappies and baby products will be available to try with space for parents to take the weight off while the children play.
Open Friday from 4pm to 7pm, Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 7pm.