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2020 Events

Due to COVID-19 we have postponed all 2020 events and will remain closed until the government guidelines allow us the reopen

We are still open for meat collections and are also offering FREE local delivery to help our customers who are in isolation

To order please visit our SHOP page and for any further assistance please contact us



1st January till 2nd of April we open for shop collections and private tree bookings only.



Date, 3rd  till 19th April  

Time, 10am till 4pm

Info: Our Lambing shed opens its doors over the Easter holidays every day from the 4th till the 19th of April. Come into the lambing shed on a real working farm, learn how the sheep are looked after throughout pregnancy, labour and after care.  Bottle feeding and lamb cuddles throughout the day and you may be lucky enough to see a live birth.

Refreshments and food available

Entry Fee: Adults £5.50 Children (up to 17) £4.50 Under 2s FREE Cards accepted

Pregnant women are advised against handling sheep during pregnancy, for more information please visit our Terms and Conditions page and click on the link to the .GOV website


20th of April till 6thrd of June we are open for shop collections and private tree bookings only.


Open Farm Sunday

Date, Sunday June 7th

Time 10am till 4pm

Info: Open Farm Sunday is an event organised across the country for farms to open their gates and engage with the public. This free event will be a fun day out for all ages and a great opportunity to learn where your food comes from.

We have many activities on throughout the day showcasing the latest technology used to the traditional farming methods, from live sheep shearing demonstrations, wool weaving, tractor rides and industry experts to answer your questions.

Entry fee, FREE for all to attend                             Refreshments and food available


13th of June till 31st of October we will be open every weekend and bank holiday, with private tree bookings during closed times


Summer Solstice Festival

Date, Saturday 20th June

Time, 11am till 11pm

Info: Our annual Summer Solstice Festival is back to celebrate the longest day. Bigger than ever our performers on stage will keep you entertained throughout the day and help you dance into the night. Stage line up includes Revolver, Bourne Morris Dancers, Penny-Less, and headliners The Hound Dogs

From 12am till 5pm Donkey rides, face painting, bouncy castle and vintage fun fair rides will entertain the whole family.

Drink and food stalls will be offering a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and a range of food throughout the day.

To respect our vendors, the bringing of alcohol onto the site is not permitted. Your bags may be searched on entry.


Mia and Charlie’s Family Fun Day

Date; 12th July

Time 10am till 4pm

Info; Mia and Charlie’s Family Fun Day. Come and join in on all the fun with us here at Bowthorpe for our charity family fun day! A great family day with lots to keep you entertained, all in aid of the charity for two local children Mia and Charlie Clucas

Refreshments and food available

Entry Fee: Adults £4.50 Children (up to 18) £3.50 Under 2s FREE Cards accepted


Make a farm Animal Toy

Date; Saturday 1st August

Time, 11am and 1pm

Info: Come along and build your own farm animal in the barn, your special cuddly friend means so much more when it’s made by your own caring hands.

Booking is strongly advised as places may not be available on the day, to book please visit

Refreshments and food available

Price £16.00

Half price entry

Date; Every weekend in September

Time; 10am till 4pm

Info: Throughout September we will be open every weekend as usual to view the Bowthorpe Oak and our farm animals. It’s a fantastic time of the year with the tree in full leaf and multi colours of the changing landscape as the summer draws to a close.

Refreshments available

Entry fee Adults £2.00 Children £1.50 Under 2s FREE Cards accepted


Dates; 24th till 31st October

Time; 10am till 4pm

Info: Come along if you dare to our Spooky Halloween week. Choose your own pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch before heading over to the barn to carve your creation meaning no mess at home.

Free pumpkin with every child entry

Entry Fee: Adults £4.50 Children (up to 18) £3.50 Under 2s FREE Cards accepted