Plan your Day
A whole day of rides, shows, animals and family entertainment
Whatever the weather we endeavour to be The Best Day of your holiday baa none!
Laugh out loud! 12 live shows every day including the world famous sheep racing and many hilarious farmyard escapades in our three show arenas. Join in! Preview our Show Timetable
Guaranteed entertainment for the whole family. Whatever the weather, we endeavour to be the BEST Day of Your Holiday Baa None!!!
From gentle fun to extreme thrills. The BIG Sheep is home to a number of top family rides.
Enjoy the magic. A unique opportunity to meet and get close to many farmyard friends from lambs and pups to piglets and llamas.
Recommended Arrival Times
Families or groups of children are strongly recommend to arrive before 11:30am to watch the Duck Trials show. Audience participation is a core part of the Duck Trialling show.
Visiting during Wet Weather
Shows: The BIG Sheep shows are demonstrated in the large indoor show arena. There are 3 outdoor shows where undercover seating and standing areas are provided.
Animals: The animals are kept in a large indoor barn.
Rides: Rides can be operated during wet weather except Rampage our Rollercoaster. The train & tractor ride both have overhead covers. The twister ride cannot operate during high winds.
Indoor Play: The Ewetopia Indoor Playground is perfect for wet day play.
Battlefield Live will continue to operate in light to medium wet weather. It is only closed during wet weather when the ground becomes unsafe to play.
March until 30th October 2016
10.00 - Big Sheep Opens
10.30 - Milking Show (school holidays only)
11.00 - Sheep Show
12.00 - Duck Trials
12.30 - Bottle Feeding Lambs
1.00 - Beer Show
1.30 - Sheepdog Trials and Training
2.00 - Shearing
2.30 - Sheep Show
3.20 - Pets Corner
3.50 - Sheep Racing
4.30 - Bottle Feeding Lambs
5.20 - Ewetopia Playground closes
6.00 - Sheep go to bed.
Because nature is unpredictable and the welfare of our animals is paramount, the shepherding routine and demonstrations may have to be adjusted without notice. We advise that you call us before your arrival to avoid disappointment.
Our rides open during the day on a rotation basis, giving you the opportunity to enjoy all the rides, shows and attractions. On arrival, you will be issued with a Rides Timetable. Rides close at 5pm.
See our accessibility page for full details: www.thebigsheep.co.uk/accessibility