The region’s biggest 3-day children’s literature festival, with big marquees, storytelling, books, dancing and crafts, this fully immersive family festival for 0-16 years has something for everyone. Living with Water will be there, with our big marquee and lots of exciting and creative activities and opportunities to play, learn, plan for all things water!
26 – 30 June 2019
The Big Malarkey festival brings together top children’s writers, performers, musicians, artists and poets from across the country for 3 days of family fun.
Living with Water will be a primary sponsor of this years’ festival, with a big marquee dedicated to everything water!... from storytelling to flood planning, we will be bringing the local water environment to life for families, with tall tales, poetry in motion and interactive activities, we will help young people to understand the importance of the water all around them…
Activities will be available including a hands on demonstration of why water sometimes causes our houses to flood, what we might do about this and to ensure that we know what to do if it does ever happen, we will be on-hand with activities designed to help families think about their household readiness, from flood plans to useful information, it will be sure to be a fun and informative festival for all...
How can I get involved?
The Big Malarkey Festival is an opportunity for everybody to get involved, tickets will be on sale from April 2019 and you can get yours from www.theBigMalarkeyFestival.com