Events

We've got events for everyone! There's lots going on, here's what's coming up…

Winter Saver

 NEW JUNIOR FARM WINTER SAVER OFFER!

Take advantage of our Junior Farm Winter Saver deal and you could save more almost a third off our regular admission price from 29th October 2018 to 15th February 2019.  Come and join us for a warm welcome this winter and pay just £4.95 for all day farm admission (of course Under 2’s and Season Ticket Holders still go free).

We’re running our winter programme of farm activity, including twice-daily cuddle time with the animals, pony grooming and learn all about our pigs during the daily piggery feed.

Don’t miss Piggy’s Play Sty for heated indoor soft play which is open until 3.30pm every day and all included in your farm admission.  In the newly lined and carpeted Big Barn you will discover our new ride-on tractors and there’s indoor playtime in Bella’s Barn too*.

Here’s the full daily timetable of activities so you won’t miss a thing …

10.00   Junior Farm opens
11.00   Feed the greedy Pygmy Goats … they eat lots!
11.30   Come and cuddle our Guinea Pigs
1.00     See our Pigs being fed and learn all about them
1.30     Help us to groom our friendly Ponies
2.30     Come and cuddle our Guinea Pigs
3.00     The Guinea Pigs and Rabbits need feeding
3.30     Piggy’s Playsty and Bella’s Barn close
4.00     Junior Farm closes – come back and see us again soon

PLEASE NOTE THAT JUNIOR FARM IS CLOSED WEEKDAYS DURING JANUARY FOR ESSENTIAL WORKS. OPEN WEEKENDS AS NORMAL.

FEBRUARY HALF TERM FUN

16th – 24th FEBRUARY – SPRING HALF TERM 

Join us at Wroxham Barns for some fun this Springtime half-term …  it’s going to be baaa-rilliant! The half-term holidays start on Saturday 16th February through till Sunday 24th February and we’ve got fun-packed days planned, just waiting for you to arrive!

There’s cuteness overload as the fluffy little bundles of fleecy fun arrive on Junior Farm and you can learn more about them and help the dedicated team to bottle-feed the hungry lambs at 11am, 1.30pm and 3.30pm and NEW for 2019 Lambing Live offers the chance for you to see the lambs being born.  There’s a full timetable of hands-on activities all day that also includes guinea pig cuddling, pony grooming and watch the piggery feed.  Don’t miss The Barny Show daily at 11.30am and 2.30 pm as our Junior Farm mascot hosts “woolly” lamb fun with singing and dancing in Bella’s Barn too.

The Family Funpark will be open with rides, a trip on the Wroxham Barns train, remote control cars and boats, water blasters and our 18-hole Championship Mini Adventure Golf Course to take on the family and see who’s the champion putter.  Get your Refundable Fun Pass at the kiosk with a £1 deposit and add as many credits as you’d like.  (Register and keep your card for a 20% bonus on all future top-ups).

Plus why not head to Made By You to create your own unique crafts in Decopatch, Sand Art or Pottery Painting?  (HINT – Mother’s Day is coming up fast …!)

When you’re ready for a pitstop or a light lunch, the Farmyard Cafe is the place to be. Plenty of seating both inside and on the outdoor Terrace. Barista coffee, cakes, jacket potatoes, sandwiches, hot soup and pastries plus so much more.

EASTER FUN

6th – 22nd APRIL – EASTER

Easter Eggstravaganza on Junior Farm. We can help make the Easter holidays more ‘eggsciting’.  There will still be young lambs waiting for you to help them with their bottle-feed, meet real-life fluffy bunnies and cute yellow chicks.  Follow the trail to find the hidden egg and bunny emblems and there’ll be a special little prize waiting at the end!  Plus, don’t miss Bella and Barny’s Eggstraordinary Show with singing, fun, games and lots more to enjoy.

UNICORN & WIZARDS FESTIVAL

25th May – 2nd JUNE – WHITSUN HALF TERM

It must be magic… join in the fun with the Unicorns and Wizards Festival on Junior Farm.  Everybody loved to see the stunningly beautiful, sparkly unicorns last year so we’ve asked them to come back again this year … and they’ll be joined this time by Wizards for even more magical fun.  An event not to be missed for the whole family.

SUPER HEROES WEEKEND

28th -29th SEPTEMBER – SPECIAL WEEKEND

Is it a bird, is it a plane …?  No, then it must be Superman flying in for our Super Heroes Weekend on Junior Farm. Dress up in your favourite Super Hero costume and there’s going to be some amazing fun for all the family.

MAGICAL CHRISTMAS EVENT

29th NOVEMBER – CHRISTMAS EVENT

Join us for the official ‘switch on’ of the thousands of twinkling Christmas Lights. There will be even more sparkle than ever before plus a stunning 15-foot Christmas Tree. Join Santa and his elves as he turns on the lights to start ‘The Magic of Christmas’ with festive food & drink, Christmas carols and shopping.

SUMMER FUN

25th July – 3rd SEPT – SUMMER HOLIDAYS 

We’ve got lots of Summer Fun planned with some seriously fun rides, slides and trips on the train at the Funpark. Head to Junior Farm to help the team with bottle-feeding our new calves as well as the ever-popular daily Bella & Barny Shows too.

 

OCTOBER HALF TERM

19th – 27th OCTOBER – AUTUMN HALF TERM

It’s the return of the Pumpkin Festival on Junior Farm. Grab a little wheelbarrow, head to the pumpkin station, pop one in the barrow and wheel it to the big spoooooky Halloween Barn where our team of clever carvers will be on hand to help the children create their very own pumpkin lantern ready to take home

 

THE SANTA EXPERIENCE

THROUGHOUT DECEMBER

It’s Christmas! … Santa has promised to visit us again to host the Santa Experience on Junior Farm once again this December.   A whole 1½ hours of festive fun for the littles ones with Santa and his Elves (look out for Elf College).  Tickets include admission to Junior Farm for the whole day to meet the friendly animals and enjoy all the other activities too. 30th November/1st December, 7th/8th December, 14th/15th December, 19th to 23rd December. Plus enjoy our Festive Lunches and scrumptious Festive Afternoon Tea in the Restaurant.

Have fun at Wroxham Barns

  • Wroxham Barns
  • Tunstead Road
  • Hoveton Norfolk
  • NR12 8QU
  • T: 01603 783762
  • E: info@wroxhambarns.co.uk