The Red Dragon Centre : The ultimate entertainment destination in Cardiff BayThe Red Dragon Centre : The ultimate entertainment destination in Cardiff Bay

Launch Menu Launch Menu

Plastic Awareness Fun and Eco Dragon!

| by | News

Last week we were thrilled to launch Echo the Eco Dragon and our first ‘RDC Eco Kids’ event at The Red Dragon Centre.

Working with environmental education organisations, EggSeeds; play services association, Re-Create; and Pedal Emporium, a company which creates pedal power bicycle generators to promote cycling and sustainability; we launched the first of our eco activities with the Eco Dragon, which was made entirely out of recycled materials.

Children from across Cardiff and South Wales were able to play and interact with the dragon while learning about different types of recycled materials as well as the importance of reducing plastic waste.

Families also part in a wide variety of fun, educational activities such as building boats from recycled materials to sail in EggSeeds’ upcycled moat and putting their little legs to the test as they cycled Pedal Emporiums bikes to help power their moat.

 

Speaking about the new partnership, Emma Constantinou, Marketing Manager for The Red Dragon Centre said: “We are thrilled to have launched our RDC Eco Kids project and to be working with EggSeeds to create fun activities for children in Cardiff and South Wales.

“Plastic awareness is rightfully a hot topic at present, and I think it is important for us to help educate children about reducing plastic waste by encouraging them to ‘go green’.

“This is the first event of its kind for us at the RDC and I am delighted to work with some great organisations to put the event together and support a more sustainable future. We are also thrilled to be welcoming Echo the Eco Dragon back this Summer! Keep posted for full details coming soon…”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Recent News

WIN OCEANS 8 GOODIES

Plastic Awareness Fun and Eco Dragon!

June Film Guide

WIN OCEANS 8 GOODIES

To celebrate the release of ‘Oceans 8’ at RDC ODEON from June 18th, Warner Bros. Pictures and The Red Dragon Centre are offering  you the chance to win an exclusive prize bundle from the film! For your chance to win simply answer our competition question by 28th June 2018. A winner will be selected at […]

Read More

Last week we were thrilled to launch Echo the Eco Dragon and our first ‘RDC Eco Kids’ event at The Red Dragon Centre. Working with environmental education organisations, EggSeeds; play services association, Re-Create; and Pedal Emporium, a company which creates pedal power bicycle generators to promote cycling and sustainability; we launched the first of our […]

Read More

June Film Guide

June has never looked so Jur-tastic! Not only has the new Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom got us roaring around with excitement, this June looks set to be a scorcher for new movies at RDC ODEON! For film times or to book tickets visit www.odeon.co.uk Here’s some of our top picks: JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM (12A) […]

Read More

Eat, Drink & Play

If you’re looking for great movies, food and drink, entertainment, gaming, and much more then you’ve arrived at the right place – welcome to Cardiff’s home of entertainment!

Happy #fathersday dads of the world! Looking forward to seeing lots of you celebrating today 😊 pic.twitter.com/vllJ…

About 2 days ago

Follow The Red Dragon Centre on Twitter

Visitor Info

As soon as you enter our doors, you’ll discover that what we do is what we do best!