Events & Celebrations

Farmyard Fun Toddlers Takeover (11th May - 11th May)

Thursday 11th May



Farmyard Fun on Thursday 11th May will give all toddlers an opportunity to play farmer or farmer’s wife for the day and enjoy some great farmyard games, arts and crafts and a chance to get up close and personal to the farmyard animals and bottle feed a lamb. 

Every parent and grandparent knows just how much energy a young toddler can burn up, leaving you feeling exhausted at the end of a day.  So if you want your toddler to enjoy something stimulating, imaginative and energetic come along to our Farmyard Fun Takeover Day!

Park Open between 10am until 6pm

Dedicated Timeslots for Crafts and Activities in the EWE2 Arena

During the booking process, we will ask you to pre book a dedicated 2 hour time slot for your admission to the EWE2 Arena for the crafts and activities. The two choices are:

10am until 12noon & 12noon until 2pm.

You may use all other rides, shows, and family attractions onsite between the opening hours of 10am until 6pm.

  • Limited Tickets per Date - First Come First Served
  • Tickets Must be Pre Booked before midnight on Wednesday 10th May

Pre School Entertainment Includes:

  • Meet and Greet Woolly the Sheep for Pictures, Dancing and Cuddles
  • Free Rides on the Self Drive Tractors complete with a Tractor Driving Certificate to take home
  • Meet and Greet our Animals in our Pets Corner
  • Parent – Led Farmyard Crafts
  • Plus lots more Farmyard Fun...

Tickets MUST be pre booked for all customers including Season Ticket Members. Members can enter for FREE but must choose a date to visit as numbers will be limited per date.

Perfect Shows for Toddlers:

Duck Trialling at 12noon will see the children help our show team to round up our Indian Running ducks

Lamb Feeding at 12:30pm, children can feed our baby lambs in the show arean

Please note The BIG Sheep will be open to the public during our Toddler take Over Days, this means that older children will be on site.

Ticket Prices:

(All Tickets must be Pre Booked)

Toddlers - £5 each
Toddlers under the height of 3ft will be given a  Little Shepherds Card which entitles them to Free entry on future visits when under 3ft.

Adults - £5 each - a special discounted rate for our Toddler Takeover Days when pre-booked.

Members - Free of Charge (Tickets must still be booked)

Little Shepherd Card Holders - Free of Charge (Tickets must still be booked)

Babies under 12 months - Free of Charge

Free Entry for BIG Sheep Annual Pass Members

Remember all annual pass holders can enjoy all our events, including this Toddler Takeover Day. Due to limited numbers per day all members MUST pre booked their tickets. Season Tickets must be in date at the time of the Easter Toddler Date of your choice. Call us to check your expiry date if you are unsure. For more information about Annual Pass Memberships please click here.

Future Toddler Takeover Dates for your Diary:

Pirates and Princesses - Thursday 25th May
Hot Wheels - Thursday 15th June
Beach - Thursday 29th June
Baking - Thursday 14th September
Halloween Hoots - Tuesday 17th, Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th October
Christmas Special - Tuesday 5th, Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th December

Enjoy The BIG Sheep all day between 10am and 6pm, but we ask you to please choose a time slot for making crafts and enjoying the extra Toddler Activities in the EWE2.


Farmyard Fun Toddlers Takeover


North Devon Attractions
What they say

I haven't experienced the "nothing is too much trouble" from staff this much outside of Disneyworld. Trip Advisor Review

Baa-rilliant day out! They promise you that The Big Sheep is the highlight of any trip to North Devon and they're not wrong. TripAdvisor Review

Age 8-57 had a fab time! One of the best theme parks we have ever been to - Loads to do! Lots of fun animals shows - made us laugh!

Something for everyone...even 17 lasses on a hen-do !! Trip Advisor Review

A lot more fun than Ascot - Michael Burke BBC National News