Events - Archive: Ages 2-4

1 Dec - 30 Dec
Tracks in the Snow - The Henry Girls

Back by popular demand this Christmas, follow the heavenly harmonies of The Henry Girls into an enchanting world of winter!

19 Nov
Family Talk: My Place in Space

How was our Solar System made? How do we smash an atom? Did you know that we are all made from star dust? Find out in this special space-themed Science Week event

4 Nov - 5 Nov
Strange Feathers

We are delighted to welcome Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Theatre to The Ark for the first time with this beautiful show for our youngest audiences.

5 Oct - 8 Oct
Poggle

A warm-hearted sensory dance theatre piece with live music, clapping rhythms and comedy throughout in an imaginatively changing world which the children have the chance to explore.

20 Jul - 5 Aug
Early Years: Enchanting Transformations

Artist Jane Groves will bring you and your little one into a world where magical creatures can transform from animal into human.

1 Jul - 27 Aug
The Beautiful Beasts Exhibition!

Free Entry! Visit a weird and wonderful collection of animal sculptures. Along with a brand new limestone seal, amongst these quirky, lovable animals you will find a flying horse, a tortoise with a secret story and a toucan in disguise!

25 Jun
Hip-Hopping, Toe-Tapping Trad with JIGGY!

Mixing traditional Irish dance tunes and hip-hop beats from the 1990s, this fun and unusual family gig promises “serious toe-tap-ability.” Don’t miss this truly unique 8-piece music collective.

24 Jun
Early Year’s Music: Out of the Door of The Ark

Join Ark favourites Nico Brown and Martin Brunsden for an early years performance of songs, imaginative sound play, unusual instruments and a little bit of joyful chaos! Perfect for Ages 2-6.

10 Jun - 17 Jun
Early Years Workshops: Making Music Together

In this workshop for the very young and their grown-ups, let us introduce you to an exciting new way to make music together as a family using shapes, colours and animation.

10 Jun - 25 Jun
Interactive Installations: Music, Movement & Light

Free Entry! Discover fascinating and quirky electronic sound installations by composer Jonathan Nangle: