The Tour de Merlin Woods will take place in Doughiska from 2pm to 5pm on Saturday.
The event will kick off with a family fun cycle of Merlin Woods to leave from Doughiska park.
Cyclists will be led by experienced nature guide, Sean Purtell, who will point out and speak about the flora and fauna to be found in the woods. This will by followed by time trials on an Orienteering track where each child will be equipped with a map and will follow a set route. Some bicycles and helmets will be available on the day, but participants are advised to bring own bikes and helmets if they can. A bike workshop will be on site run by youth group Foróige.
All children taking part will be awarded with medals and there will be spot prizes and refreshments on site. For the younger children, facepainting and other games will be available.