Please note that all events within or beginning in the farmyard require visitors to have paid admission. All activities are subject to cancellation due to weather or circumstances beyond our control.

Christmas crafts

Free | Weekdays: 2pm - 4pm and weekends: 11am - 1pm, 2pm - 4pm from 11 November 2017 to 7 January 2018

Get creative and have a go at some of the craft activities available in the craft marquee.

Comedy magic shows

Free | Shows throughout the day on 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 and 17 December

Join in the fun with Kimmo the magician and Barmy Bella.

Christmas nativities

Book online | 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 and 17 December 2017

Farmyard nativity plays starring our own farm animals, children can also participate on a first-come first-served basis. Find out more

Animal handling

Free | 11.30am, 2pm and 4pm until 30 November 2017 and 11am, 3pm and 4pm until 7 January 2018

You can handle all sorts of cuddly farm creatures here, three times a day. There's no better way to get up close and personal with our guinea pigs, lambs and goat kids (in season).

Farmyard daily talk

Free | 1.30pm March – 19 November 2017 (subject to change during special events)

Meet the animals at our daily talk where one of our friendly experts will explain how we care for them.

Milking demonstration

Free | 3.30pm from mid-April to October

You can see our cows being milked almost every day until the end of October. Fun and educational – it's a great way for little ones to learn about where their favourite drink comes from.

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