1. Pumpkin Festival

     

     

     

    Join us for our 4th annual PUMPKIN FESTIVAL! This year we are going bigger and better!! We have planted 20,000 pumpkins so there is plenty here for you to choose from! Come along and pick your own from the 12th – 31st October. It’s FREE entry to the pumpkin fields, just pay for the pumpkins you pick.

    We also have an array of exciting other activities planned throughout the month, see our schedule below:

    Weekend of the 12th & 13th –

    Pick your own Pumpkin in our Pumpkin Field. For the full experience buy our Pumpkin Pass (£4) and join in with Pumpkin Carving, a Tractor Trailer Ride around the Farm, Spookley Story Time, a Spookley Movie, and for the first time we have The School of Spooky Stuff where you can make monster costumes or yucky potions with the team from the Super Pirates.

    14th, 15th, 16th, 18th – We are open all week (excluding the 17th) for Pumpkin Picking, Pumpkin Carving Crafts, and Story Time.

    Thursday 17th – This is our SEN Pumpkin Picking day. This is a ticketed event. Please only buy tickets for this day if you or your children have special educational needs. Tickets available here –https://www.ticketor.com/farringtons/default

    Weekend of the 19th & 20th –

    Pick your own Pumpkin in our Pumpkin Field. For the full experience buy our Pumpkin Pass (£4) and join in with Pumpkin Carving, a Tractor Trailer Ride around the farm, Spookley Story Time, a Spookley Movie, and for the first time we have The School of Spooky Stuff where you can make monster costumes or yucky potions with the team from the Super Pirates.

    21st – 25th – We are open all week for Pumpkin Picking, Pumpkin Carving Crafts, and Story Time.

    24th – We are also hosting our Pumpkin Night Glow from 7pm. Where you can come and pick a pumpkin, carve and add it to our giant pumpkin tower to light the nights sky. Tickets available here – https://www.ticketor.com/farringtons/default

    Weekend and School Holiday week 26th – 31st –

    Pick your own Pumpkin in our Pumpkin Field. For the full experience buy our Pumpkin Pass (£4) and join in with Pumpkin Carving, a Tractor Trailer Ride around the Farm, Spookley Story Time, a Spookley Movie, and for the first time we have The School of Spooky Stuff where you can make monster costumes or yucky potions with the team from the Super Pirates.

    Please note that you only require a ticket for the Pumpkin Night Glow and the SEN pumpkin Picking session. All other sessions you can pay on the day.

    Don’t forget your wellies 👍🏻

  2. Summer Events

    We have lots going on this summer to keep your kids entertained.

     

    3rd & 4th Aug is our first ever Mud Run!

    Come and join us for our first ever Mud Run; the ultimate playground where your kids can get muddy and challenge themselves across a array of extremely muddy obstacles! Start the day with a fun and energetic warm up, face paint and of course a safety briefing followed by the course which includes cargo nets, spiders web, tunnels, mud pits, hay bales to climb. tires runs and much more! Every child will receive a medal for finishing. The perfect outdoors activity to tire any energetic child out over the school holidays!

    8th Aug Princess & Superhero Breakfast

     

    Farrington’s Cowtastic Playbarn have some very special visitors joining us on the 8th August and we are inviting you all to come and meet them!

     

    Join us from 8.30 -9.30am for breakfast and a meet and greet plus photo opportunity. Feel free to come dressed up too! Then stay in the Playbarn for a play afterwards too.

     

    Breakfast includes

     

    Sausage

     

    Beans

     

    Potatoes

     

    Toast

     

    Juice

     

    Veggie and Gluten Free options available too.

    18th Aug Farrington’s Bubble Day

    Role up, role up for our first ever bubble day!! We have a bubbleologist with us all day, who will be making an array of bubbles including giant bubbles, bubble clouds, smoke bubbles and bubbles inside bubbles! We will also be having balloon modelling, bubble wand making, bubble painting and lots more! Open from 10am – 3.30pm. Advanced tickets available for a discounted price,

    £5 per child, £2.50 per adult. If there are any tickets left the on the door tickets are £6 per child, £3.50 per adult. Tickets includes FREE farm park entry and all activities listed above.

    Tickets are available here https://www.ticketor.com/farringtons/

     

     

     

     

     

     

  3. FREE Playbarn Enrty

    Spend £20 in one transaction in our Farm Shop in June and get one free voucher for the Playbarn to use in July or August*

     

     

     

    *T’s & C’s Apply

    Terms & Conditions

    1) Spend £20 in one transaction in the Farrington’s Farm Shop from 1st – 30th June 2019 and get one free voucher for the Playbarn to use in July or August 2019.

    2) Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer

    3) This voucher is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for cash

    4) This voucher is not valid in conjunction with any special promotion on entry price in the Playbarn

    5) This voucher cannot be redeemed in order to purchase gift cards

    6) We are not responsible if the voucher is lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed and no replacement will be provided in these circumstances

    7) One voucher per child

    8) Must be redeem by 31st August 2019

     

  4. Fish, Chips & Party

    On the 14th June, from 4.30pm – 6.30pm join us in our Playbarn for Fish, Chips & Party! Adam Allsortz will be there to entertain your little ones with magic, mayhem and fun!

    ONLY £6.60 for fish, chips, playbarn entry AND entertainment!!! WOW!

    We are so excited we might actually pop!

     

  5. We are Now a Ecobrick drop off site

    We want to help the Oceans and our environment here at Farrington’s so as well as a continuous project to reduce our plastic usage on site we are also now a registered Eco-brick drop off site!

    We will be continuously looking at all the plastic we use on site to see if we can reduce where we can or use greener alternatives. This will be an on-going project we hope to slowly get better and better at.

    We are also now a Eco-Brick drop off site. We are joining together with our amazing community to further help reduce the plastic that goes into our sea. Simply tightly pack all of your non-recyclable plastic into a plastic bottle and drop them off at our Farm Shop and feel happy that it will not end up in our Oceans.

    For more information about Eco-Bricks see https://www.ecobricks.org

  6. Local Cheddar Valley Strawberries are available NOW!

    Our favourite time of the year!!
    Yay it’s strawberry season! 🍓🍓And look how delicious these local Cheddar Valley strawberries look. Pop into our shop today to pick some up 😋

  7. Cool Ventures host free HR workshops at Farrington’s

    If you employ staff in the Bath & North East Somerset area, you qualify for the HR support available through Cool Ventures Ltd.

    This comprises of a series of free events and workshops to help you manage your people and grow your business. There is also a Toolkit of How to Guides and templates you can access to support and help you implement HR Processes and Procedures for improved business performance.

    The next event, entitled Recruit, Train & Retain, is being held on Tuesday 29th January at Farrington’s Farm Shop from 11am-2pm.  Places are limited to 2 people from each organisation and a light lunch will be provided.

    During this workshop, the focus will be on the following key areas:

    • Recruitwhy it is important to get recruitment right & some practical tips
    • Train promoting a culture of learning and development
    • Retain creating a motivating working environment where employees are productive, happy and healthy

    To book your place, please click here to register.

  8. Family Skating Fun this Half Term

    Visit Farrington’s this Half Term for a skating fun for all the family!

    From the Saturday 16th until Sunday 24th February we will have a 140-square-metre synthetic skating rink, under the cover of our barn, open between 10am-6pm daily.

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    ABOUT

    Tickets cost £5.95 per person* per session. Each session lasts for approximately 25 minutes, allowing for a 5 min turn around between sessions.

    Please arrive at the rink at least 10 minutes before your session start time, so that we can process your tickets and issue you with your skates.

    *Please be aware when booking that children aged 8 and under must be accompanied an adult on the rink (one adult for every three children). Children aged 9 and over can skate unaccompanied. Adults accompanying children must have their own ticket.

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    SKATE AND PLAY!

    For children that want to skate and visit the Playbarn while at Farrington’s, then select a Child’s Dual Entry Ticket for £8.95.

    This entitles your child to Playbarn entry either before or after their skate session*. Adults to not need to purchase a dual ticket, as entry to the Playbarn will be free for adults that have paid to skate.

    *Please check Playbarn closing times on the day of your visit. If you are visiting towards the end of the day, please play prior to skating to avoid disappointment. If you are visiting us on a Sunday, please be aware the Playbarn shuts at the earlier time of 4pm.

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    All skating tickets must be purchased in advance via Eventbrite, with sales closing at midnight before each day.

    To book your tickets, click the button below and to visit the Eventbrite event page. Select a date then press the ‘Tickets’ button. Then select your preferred session time and ticket type, along with the number of tickets required and proceed to checkout.

    Upon completion of your purchase, e-tickets will be sent to the email address supplied. E-tickets must either be printed or available to scan on your phone on arrival to the rink.

    Eventbrite - Farrington's Family Skating Fun

    Refunds will not be issued unless the event is cancelled, in which case they will be issued via Eventbrite.

  9. Job Opportunities at Farrington’s

    We are currently recruiting for a range of roles across Farrington’s.

    Our current vacancies include Deli Manager in our award-wining farm shop, as well as an Events & Marketing Manager to lead our family friendly events. We are also looking for casual staff for our farm shop.

    For more details of these positions and how to apply, click here.

     

  10. Janaury After School Club at the Playbarn!

    As part of our Winter Warmer promotions, we’re inviting you to join our January After School Club…

    Every Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday from 3pm in January, pay full price entry for one child & get entry for a 2nd child HALF PRICE!

    Don’t forget, Mondays and Tuesdays are also…

    Tea & Play!
    Get a Farrington’s homemade meal for your little one for just £2.45 in the Playbarn Cafe with child’s entry. Available from 4pm-6pm.

     

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    Available until 31st January. Cheapest entry half-price. Tea & Play offer available with January After School Club discounts (excludes other promotions).