Animal and nature activities

Saturday 29 July
Lochore Meadows Country Park, KY5 8BA

Bubba200x180Bonnie Beasties

Come along and meet the Bonnie Beasties and find out about all things reptile and exotic.

As well as learning lots of interesting facts, and busting myths about them,  you'll also get the chance to handle some of the super scaly species.

Visit the Bonnie Beastie Facebook page to find out more.

KellyCastlePonyRides 200x140Kellie Castle pony rides

Angel, the beautiful Welsh section pony, will be offering families fun pony rides.

You can enjoy the lovely scenery of Lochore Meadows country park from the comfort of a 1900s Victorian carriage, pulled by Angel.

Find out more about Kellie Castle

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Scottish Deer Centre

The Scottish Deer Centre is a 55 acre park set in the Fife countryside, outside Cupar. It's home to 13 different species of deer as well as six carnivore species including grey wolves, brown bears and Scottish wild cats.

The guys will be visiting Lochore Meadows to offer a hands-on experience where you'll be able to get to grips with real antlers, from different deers at various stages of growth. Not mention, a selection of skulls and jawbones too.

As well as learning lots of interesting facts, you'll also get to handle some very friendly ferrets and even quiz head keeper Andy, on what ferrets are like as pets.

Find out more about the Scottish Deer Centre

TheConvservationVolunteers_200x180The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) tent

The TCV tent will be filled with hands-on nature play activities.

You'll be working with natural materials and look some bugs and beasties found in ponds.

There'll also be a bug walk/hunt to see what we can find around Lochore Meadows (weather permitting).

Find out more about The Conservation Volunteers

Alba_Falconry_HarrisHawk_200x180Alba Falconry

Alba Falconry provide a sanctuary for birds of prey and will be coming along to the Festival of Fun with a range of raptors.

See birds of prey such as the Owl, Harris Hawk, Falcon, Kestrel and Kite. You'll also get the chance to get up close and be introduced to the birds - not to mention some brilliant photo opportunities.

This is a truly enjoyable experience and great visual activity for everyone.

Find out more about Alba Falconry.