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Footsteps in the Forest

Slieve Gullion Forest Park, 89 Drumintee Road, Killeavy, County Armagh, BT35 8SW
Children listening to some myths and legends along trail in Slieve Gullion Forest Park at Footsteps in the Forest.


Footsteps in the Forest event from Monday 21 – Tuesday 29 October 2024.

As the crisp autumn air settles in, the Footsteps in the Forest festival at Slieve Gullion Forest Park offers a perfect Halloween adventure. This extended festival celebrates the ancient festival of Samhain with eerie entertainment, tantalising treats, and immersive storytelling.

Get ready for a spooktacular Halloween event this year at Slieve Gullion Forest Park! This is the perfect opportunity to experience the park's hauntingly beautiful landscape while enjoying some festive Halloween fun.

Check back soon for more details!

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  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities - 15 disabled parking spaces are available. Blue Badge holders only
  • Guide dogs permitted - No other dogs are permitted
  • Toilets for disabled visitors - Disabled toilets are available at the Park and Ride and also at Slieve Gullion Forest Park (main building)

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities - Avilable at Slieve Gullion Forest Park (main building)

Event Facilities

  • Booking Required - Event is fully booked

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Opening Times

Season (21 Oct 2024 - 29 Oct 2024)

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Children playing around a giant book in Slieve Gullion Forest ParkSlieve Gullion Forest Park, Adventure Playpark and Fionn's Giant Adventure, KilleavySlieve Gullion is Ireland's Mountain of Mystery. Slieve Gullion Forest Park offers walking trails, a scenic drive, an Adventure Playpark, Fionn's Giant Adventure children's story trail and a Courtyard with coffee shop.

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