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Events & Activities

Events & Activities

Events Overview

There's always lots to see and do at Acorn Farm and sometimes we have extra activities and special events happening too!

To find out what's on now at Acorn Farm, please use the links to the left.

To find out what's on now at Acorn Farm, please use the links below.

To find out what sort of events we offer at different times of the year, please see below.

If you would like to be one of the first to find out when we’re running any of our events, join our mailing list! Just send us an e-mail and we will keep you up to date with what’s going on at Acorn Farm!

Events

Seasonal Events

Seasonal events at the farm include our Halloween themed activities and Christmas Grotto! whether you fancy having your face painted like a witch or meeting Father Christmas in festive farm surroundings, we have an event to suit you!

Activity Days

On select dates during the Easter and/or summer school holidays, we run our Be a Farmer for the Day event. These give children the opportunity to explore their interest in farm life and learn more farming through practical activities whilst making new friends and having fun!

Additional Activities

During the weekends and Knowsley school holidays, we have horse rides and small animal petting sessions available.

To find out more about these activities, please click on the links to the left.

Acorn's Haunted Halloween Fun Day

Acorn's Haunted Halloween Fun Day

Friday 27th October - 11am - 3pm

Normal farm admission fees apply.

Halloween games include Feed the Ghost, Pin a Smile on a Skeleton, Spooky Selfies plus many more...

Dare you walk through the Haunted House

Fancy Dress Competitions throughout the day

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

We have a room available for birthday parties here at Acorn Farm!

Room hire costs just £40 for the day.

Admission prices apply as follows:

  • Children £1.50 (babies under 12 months free of charge)
  • Adults: One free adult with every paying child. Additional adults £2.50

Please contact us for more information or to check availability.

Small Animal Petting

Small Animal Petting

Small animal petting sessions are held every weekend, bank holiday and during Knowsley school holidays (except for Christmas school holidays).

Tickets cost £1 per person for a half hour session (under 12 months free of charge). Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult with a ticket.

Activities are varied but can include holding a chick, stroking a rabbit or guinea pig.

  • Opening times March to September: Sessions available every half hour between 11:30am-3:30pm (except 1:30pm)
  • Opening times October to February: Sessions available every half hour between 11.30am-3pm (except 1:30pm)

Places are limited to 15 people per session.

Horse Rides

Horse Rides

Horse rides are held every weekend and bank holiday afternoon and every afternoon during Knowsley school holidays (except for Christmas school holidays) between 1:30pm-3pm.

Tickets cost £2.00 for 2 circuits of the riding arena. Please buy your ticket in the shop or Admissions Kiosk (when open). Last ticket sold 2.45 pm.

Events Overview

Events

Seasonal Events

Seasonal events at the farm include our Haunted Halloween party and Christmas Grotto! Whether you fancy being spooked in our haunted woodland walk or meeting Father Christmas in festive farm surroundings, we have an event to suit you!

Activity Days

On select dates during the Easter and/or summer school holidays, we run our Horse Day and Be a Farmer for the Day events. These give children the opportunity to explore their interest in farm life and learn more about horses and farming respectively through practical activities whilst making new friends and having fun!

Additional Activities

During the weekends and Knowsley school holidays, we have horse rides and small animal petting sessions available.

To find out more about these activities, please click on the links to the left.

Acorn's Haunted Halloween Fun Day
Acorn's Haunted Halloween Fun Day

Friday 27th October - 11am - 3pm

Normal farm admission fees apply.

Halloween games include Feed the Ghost, Pin a Smile on a Skeleton, Spooky Selfies plus many more...

Dare you walk through the Haunted House

Fancy Dress Competitions throughout the day

Birthday Parties
Birthday Parties

We have a room available for birthday parties here at Acorn Farm!

Room hire costs just £40 for the day.

Admission prices apply as follows:

  • Children £1.50 (babies under 12 months free of charge)
  • Adults: One free adult with every paying child. Additional adults £2.50

Please contact us for more information or to check availability.

Small Animal Petting
Small Animal Petting

Small animal petting sessions are held every weekend, bank holiday and during Knowsley school holidays (except for Christmas school holidays).

Tickets cost £1 per person for a half hour session (under 12 months free of charge). Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult with a ticket.

Activities are varied but can include holding a chick, stroking a rabbit or guinea pig.

  • Opening times March to September: Sessions available every half hour between 11:30am-3:30pm (except 1:30pm)
  • Opening times October to February: Sessions available every half hour between 11.30am-3pm (except 1:30pm)

Places are limited to 15 people per session.

Horse Rides
Horse Rides

Horse rides are held every weekend and bank holiday afternoon and every afternoon during Knowsley school holidays (except for Christmas school holidays) between 1:30pm-3pm.

Tickets cost £2.00 for 2 circuits of the riding arena. Please buy your ticket in the shop or Admissions Kiosk (when open). Last ticket sold 2.45 pm.



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Admission Prices

Adults: £2.50
Children (1-16 years old):£1.50
Under 12 months: Free of charge

Groups of 15 people or more must prebook a guided tour for which there is an additional charge. Click here to contact us.

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