Events

Half Term at Hobbledown

Pumpkin bowling, exotic animal handling and more will be the order of the week during October Half Term (Monday Oct 22nd to Friday October 26th 2018). The week is Halloween themed (or Hobble’ween as we like to call it) and there will be plenty to see, do, and entertain all the family. Line-up below. See…

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Christmas at Hobbledown

It’s is one of our favourite times of the year, and this Christmas will be full of magic and fun here at Hobbledown. Our Grotto will be open from Saturday 24th November throughout selected dates until December 24th 2018. Back by popular demand will be our Christmas Toddler Brunches and Lunches, and Tea with Santa for slightly…

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Halloween toddler lunches

Don’t miss out on our Halloween themed Toddler Lunches. Option 1 includes: Entry to Hobbledown 1 hour free play in our Hobblings Playbarn Lunch box Spooky biscuit decorating Exotic animal handling Choose from either October 30th or 31st, 10am to 12:30pm. Spaces are limited to 15 children per session, so book early to avoid disappoint.…

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Summer holiday fun

The school holidays are almost here and there will be plenty to see and do at Hobbledown this summer. Come rain or shine, for a one off fee you can enjoy: All of the award winning adventure play equipment including our 130m long daring High Ropes Course*, jumping pillows and labyrinth of Underground Tunnels New…

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Fairy Day

Fantasy, imagination and a little bit of pixie dust come together on Sunday June 24th in honour of International Fairy Day. These tiny supernatural creatures have captivated myth and legend for generations, and their presence is particularly fitting at our adventure park and zoo where they are key to the Hobbledown story (what would Hobbledown…

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Book now for Wildflowers

*Tickets are available to buy online until midnight on September 14th. After this time tickets must be purchased on the door.   Wildflowers, our mini festival of sound and colour, makes its comeback later this summer. Returning for its fourth successive year, the popular family festival returns on Saturday September 15th 2018. This year’s line-up includes:…

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Mucky May-hem Festival

Expect a riot of fun and laughter when Merrydown returns this May Half Term! Our three day festival of Mucky May-hem takes place on May 29th, 30th and 31st and is one of the showpieces of Hobbledown’s calendar. There will be fun-filled riotous games such as Slime Pass and Maze Runner, a daily Foam Party,…

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Birds of Prey Shows

Don’t miss our Fantastic Falconry Displays at Hobbledown this summer. The shows take place in our purpose built Birds of Prey Arena during our ‘Extra Value Days’ (dates listed below). Our falconer Barry has more than 30 years experience in caring for and flying these stunning birds. His static display takes place between 11am and 3pm, and…

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Easter at Hobbledown

Lambs and bunnies, Hobbler Show Time, and character meet and greets will all be part of the line-up  at Hobbledown this Easter. Throughout Easter weekend (Good Friday to Easter Monday) guests will also be able to take part in Rumpletump’s Giant Egg Hunt and receive a small prize (Rumpletump is a character from the Hobbledown…

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Half Term at Hobbledown

We’ve got your family fun covered this February Half Term with plenty going on to keep the troops entertained. Whether it’s enjoying our fantastic adventure equipment, learning something at our animal educational talks, or watching Hobbler Show Time, there’s something for the whole family. You can also enjoy visiting our 400+ animals, meet and greets…

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