The Activities

Through interactive activities that encourage movement to immersive pirate competitions on the pontoon, each activity with TARKA will have a different theme to keep things fun, engaging and exciting. At the end of every session, they'll be a wind down time where kids will focus on breathwork and stretching – a core part of the TARKA experience.



6 – 8 year olds

Pirates of Peligoni

Captain Jack Sparrow, the worst pirate you’ve ever heard of is looking for some new crew members, namely your children! The children must craft their ship with Tarka’s Quadro construction kit. In the pool, they’ll face relay races with escalating handicaps and obstacles. Cryptic clues at the pool’s bottom will challenge them to think creatively in their quest for treasure.

California Kickball

Children will gear up for a thrilling game of California Kickball, a twist on the classic favorite. They’ll kick and dodge their way through an exciting match, aiming to score runs while evading fielders. With its unique blend of soccer and baseball elements, California Kickball promises fast-paced action and endless fun.

Poseidon Pool Party

The children will engage in a variety of swimming pool games, including a relay race, tightrope walking, cannonball and diving contests, and a fun game of rock-paper-scissors with pool plunges for losers. It’s sure to be an action-packed aquatic adventure!

Beach Bench Balls

The children will be playing an exciting game of bench ball, with two teams going head to head to take out the other side with our dodgeballs. The next game will be a free for all, with the children vying to be the last person standing and avoid the three deadly balls aiming for them. Finally, a game of soccer to test the footwork of the children in an exciting game of corner ball and see which team reigns supreme.


9 – 10 year olds

Cannons Ahoy

After uncovering pirate treasure and enjoying treats, it’s time for our young buccaneers to gear up for more fun! They’ll design their own flags, Jolly Rogers, and pick a swashbuckling crew name. Split into teams, they’ll play dodgeball with a twist, aiming to knock down Lego block “ship health” or eliminate opponents. Adding to the excitement, they’ll engage in a thrilling game of “Pirate Plank Walk,” where they balance on narrow beams over “shark-infested” waters, testing their agility and nerves as they race to reach the end without falling.

Major Meltdown

The children will embark on an icy adventure with Major Meltdown as they tackle a series of thrilling challenges. They’ll kick off with “Team Time Trials,” racing against the clock to complete obstacles and evade icy traps. Next, they’ll join forces in the “Dragon Race,” linking arms and legs as they navigate a treacherous icy course. Then, they’ll channel their inner pirates in the “Pirate Ship Game,” working together to defend their vessel from icy invaders. Finally, they’ll rev up their engines for the “Speed Way,” zooming across the frozen landscape in a high-speed relay races to the finish line. Get ready for an epic freeze-filled expedition!

Lost Peligoni Legion

The children will create their own swords and shields to reenact epic battles as Roman legionnaires. Using construction equipment, they’ll craft a miniature city of Rome. Split into teams, they’ll engage in an exciting battle where they hurl dodgeballs and water balloons to attack the opposing team’s base while defending their own with shields, immersing themselves in thrilling ancient warfare.

Aquatic Athletics

The children will dive into an exhilarating pool obstacle course, navigating through hoops, tunnels, and floating obstacles. They’ll then battle it out in a lively game of “King of the Pontoon”, vying for dominance on a floating platform. Next, they’ll follow the leader’s lead in a synchronized swimming routine, showcasing their teamwork and coordination. Adding to the excitement, they’ll engage in a thrilling game of “Noodle Joust,” balancing on pool noodles while attempting to knock opponents off. Get ready for a splashing good time!