Events

Things to see and do

Our extra special events are what make a trip to the farms even more exciting! From half term activities to royal themed days out, our events are definitely not to be missed!

There’s lots going on in the week too and our activities planner is bursting with fun things to do over the weekend and weekdays so see what’s on today.

What's on?

Top picks week days:

  • Meerkat feeding time
  • Critter Corner

Top picks weekends:

  • Coda falconry bird display
  • Dino-chicken digging zone 
  • Cream teas at Orchard Café

Weekend events

Weekend activities

The fun never stops especially during the weekend; we have even more fun activities for the whole family to try out. Watching epic bird of prey flying displays, or cruising down the toboggan run are just a couple of the fun things we have in store!

Standard prices apply

Further details

Weekend action

Petunia's weekend activities
Time Event
11:00 Flying display - watch Coda Falconry's flying displays
12:00 Critter Corner - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Meerkat feeding time - see our Meerkats munching
14:00 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks
15:00  Flying display - watch Coda Falconry's flying displays
Plus!
Time Event
12:00 - 16:00 Alpine Adventure - whizz down our toboggan slope
13:45 - 15:30 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the tractor to see the cows being milked, rides every 15 minutes

 

Weekday events

Furry fun during the week

Weekdays at the farm are just as fun! Join us for feeding time with our mischievous Meerkats, learn more about our more exotic animals at Critter Corner or explore Alpine Adventure!

Off-Peak prices apply

Further details

Weekday action

Petunia's activities - Mondays to Fridays (term time only)!
Time Event
11:00 Feathery friends  watch Coda Falconry's flying displays
12:00 Critter Corner  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Meerkat feeding time - see our Meerkats munching
14:00 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the Tractor to see the cows being milked
15:00 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks
Plus!
Time Event
12:00 - 13:00 Alpine Adventure  whizz down our toboggan slope

 

Special events

Hawking Around
23 July - 5 August

Prepare to take flight as a feathery theme takes over the farm. Hawk around the farmyard trail, enjoy fantastic falconry displays and make sure you enter our competition as you could WIN a falconry experience!

Standard prices apply

Further details

Saturday 23 July - Friday 5 August 

Time Event
11:00 Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
11:30 - 12:30 Hold a bird of prey – an opportunity for some lucky visitors to hold a bird of prey*
12:30 Critter Corner  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Meerkat feeding time - see our Meerkats munching
14:00 Lamb racing – cheer on your favourite lamb to the finish line
15:00 The Owl Show – Coda Falconry’s flying display
15:30 - 16:30 Hold a bird of prey – an opportunity for some lucky visitors to hold a bird of prey*
16:30 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks – Meet these furry favourites!

*Due to the popularity of this session we cannot guarantee that everyone will get to hold a bird but you will still be able to see them

Plus!
Time Event
10:30 - 16:30 Arts and crafts - in Dobbies Tackroom
12:00 - 16:00 Alpine Adventure - whizz down our toboggan slope
13:45 - 15:30 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the tractor to see the cows being milked, rides every 15 minutes
Don't miss!

Pick up your Farm Explorer activity booklet and take part in our farmyard trails, games, competitions and collect stickers! The activity booklet can be bought for 50p at the farm reception area, or is free for annual pass members and summer pass holders.   

Hootenanny
Saturday 30 July

In addition to our activities for Hawking Around, join us for an extra special day including farmyard games, a BBQ and live music all day from 10:00 - 17:00! Plus, you can even get your face painted like your favourite animal.

Standard prices apply

Further details

Saturday 30 July

Time Event
11:00 Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
11:30 - 12:30 Hold a bird of prey – an opportunity for some lucky visitors to hold a bird of prey*
12:30 Critter Corner  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Meerkat feeding time - see our Meerkats munching
14:00 Lamb racing – cheer on your favourite lamb to the finish line
15:00 The Owl Show – Coda Falconry’s flying display
15:30 - 16:30 Hold a bird of prey – an opportunity for some lucky visitors to hold a bird of prey*
16:30 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks – Meet these furry favourites!

*Due to the popularity of this session we cannot guarantee that everyone will get to hold a bird but you will still be able to see them

Plus!
Time Event
10:30 - 16:30 Arts and crafts - in Dobbies Tackroom
12:00 - 16:00 Alpine Adventure - whizz down our toboggan slope
13:45 - 15:30 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the tractor to see the cows being milked, rides every 15 minutes
Don't miss!

Pick up your Farm Explorer activity booklet and take part in our farmyard trails, games, competitions and collect stickers! The activity booklet can be bought for 50p at the farm reception area, or is free for annual pass members and summer pass holders

Horse Play
6 August - 19 August

Learn all about our four legged friends at the farm this summer! Including brushing, grooming and even donkey rides^! Plus, don't miss The Donkey Show and The Pony Show and the opportunity to WIN a horse riding session.

Standard prices apply

Further details

^Small additional charge applies

Saturday 6 August - Friday 19 August 

Time Event
11:00 Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
11:30 Meet the donkeys - learn how to groom our friendly for legged friends and take them for a ride!^
12:30 Critter Corner  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Pony Talk – come and learn all about our ponies here on the farm
14:00 Lamb racing – cheer on your favourite lamb to the finish line
15:00 Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
16:00 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks – Meet these furry favourites!
Plus!
Time Event
10:30 - 16:30 Arts and crafts - in Dobbies Tackroom
12:00 - 16:00 Alpine Adventure - whizz down our toboggan slope
13:45 - 15:30 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the tractor to see the cows being milked, rides every 15 minutes
Don't miss!

Pick up your Farm Explorer activity booklet and take part in our farmyard trails, games, competitions and collect stickers! The activity booklet can be bought for 50p at the farm reception area, or is free for annual pass members and summer pass holders.   

Critter Crazy
20 August - 4 September

From millipedes and stick insects to snakes and chinchillas, meet our favourite friendly critters before the school holidays are over! Learn even more at The Reptile Show or The Rabbit & Guinea Pig Show and you'll even have the opportunity to WIN an animal handling session with one of our Meerkats!

Standard prices apply

Further details

Saturday 20 August - Friday 4 September

Time Event
11:00 Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
12:30 Reptile Show  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
13:00 Meerkat feeding time - see our Meerkats munching
13:30 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks – Meet these furry favourites!
14:30 Lamb racing – cheer on your favourite lamb to the finish line
14:30 Critter Corner  - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
15:00  Raptor Show - Coda Falconry’s flying display
15:30 Bug Show - come and see our scaly and furry little friends
16:00 Bunny hops and Guinea Pig squeaks – Meet these furry favourites!
Plus!
Time Event
10:30 - 16:30 Arts and crafts - in Dobbies Tackroom
12:00 - 16:00 Alpine Adventure - whizz down our toboggan slope
13:45 - 15:30 Milking time - catch a ride on Tex the tractor to see the cows being milked, rides every 15 minutes
Don't miss!

Join us on Thursday 25 August to celebrate the 150th annierversary of Beatrix Potter! Come and enjoy a fun-filled story time session and hear some of Beatrix Potter's classic tales. We'll also be bringing out some of our small pets for a friendly petting session. 

Also...

Pick up your Farm Explorer activity booklet and take part in our farmyard trails, games, competitions and collect stickers! The activity booklet can be bought for 50p at the farm reception area, or is free for annual pass members and summer pass holders.  

 

Beatrix Potter's 150th anniversary
25 August

 We'll be celebrating 150 years of the magnificent Beatrix Potter!

 

Standard prices apply

Further details

Join us to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter! Come and enjoy a fun-filled story time session and hear some of Beatrix Potter's classic tales. We'll also be showcasing some of our small pets from the farm for a friendly petting session.

Mischief and Mayhem
22 - 31 October

Your favourite farmyard friends will be creating mischief and mayhem at Lee Valley Park Farms this October half term, make sure you join them for some spooky fun.

Standard prices apply

Further details

 Watch out... More information coming soon!