We are closed

With a heavy heart we have taken the decision to close Hobbledown following government advice, until it is advised attractions like ours can reopen. We will keep everyone informed as we have more news. Rest assured we have a team in place who will care for all the animals and we have taken care to…

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A family festival not to be missed

Family Festival

Looking for the very best family-friendly festivals this summer? Well, add Wildflowers to that list as our 3-day festival of sound and colour returns bigger and better than ever!  Wildflowers takes place at Hobbledown on August 16th, 17th and 18th 2019 and is the ultimate feel-good family festival.  Featuring live music, interactive theatre, music and dance workshops, walkabouts and circus entertainment, there will be a jam-packed line-up of alfresco fun throughout…

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Our new chosen charity

Hobbledown is delighted to announce The Brain Tumour Charity as its new chosen charity. The organisation is dedicated to funding research, raising awareness of brain tumours, reducing diagnosis times and providing support and information for people with a brain tumour, their families and friends. Hobbledown joint owner Richard Farley said: “Every day 31 people in…

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Playground craze hits Hobbledown

Measuring just 4cm tall, one of our new toy lines is taking over our Merrymakers’ Shop and is now our top selling item. From Japan to Hobbledown, the TY Iwako novelty erasers are the latest craze to hit playgrounds (and pencil cases!) These likable items range from ice creams, biscuits and donuts to monkeys, elephants and…

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A new award!

It was a cause for celebration this week after we received a new award to add to our collection! We were given the title of ‘Best Website and Use of Social Media’ at the Epsom and Ewell Business Awards, hosted by Epsom MP Chris Grayling. The fact that we had 44,677 visits to our website in…

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Welcome to our new Blog

Welcome to the Hobb Blog. In this section we will be sharing some ideas on arts and crafts that you can do at home with your children. All will ‘earthy’ and very fitting of the Hobbledown theme! Some of these activities are also done here at Hobbledown with our Toddler Co-ordinator Angela. If you have an…

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