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image for Children's Activity Event item type6 Weeks Holiday's Activities at Old MacDonald’s Farm

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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Children's Activity Event, Fri 28 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 2017, free entry

NFAN AWARD FOR EDUCATION 2015. REG AWD FOR EXCELLENCE 2008, VAQAS, ESSEX TOURISM AWARDS FINALIST 2010.

Old Macdonald's Farm 6 week holiday Fun

Old Macdonald's Farm 6 week holiday Fun

Come down to Old Macdonald's Farm and Fun Park to enjoy our extra special 6 week's holiday activities including gardening, face painting, arts and crafts! Don't forget out usual fun on the farm our rides, animals and more!

Special Offers

  • Offer: Free entry for one adult or child with a full paying adult
    - The voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
    - The voucher cannot be used after 2.30pm.
    - The voucher must be printed and presented when purchasing your tickets.
    - The voucher can only be used when purchasing a full paying adult, the lesser admission would be free.
    - Only one discount per voucher.
    - The voucher cannot be exchanged for cash.
    Dates valid:
    • Tue 1 Aug - Tue 31 Oct 2017

Contact

Shannon Manning

01277 375 177

Address

Weald Road,
South Weald,
Brentwood,
Essex,
CM14 5AY

Details

Throughout the summer holidays Old Macdonald's Farm and Fun park has plenty of fun activities to keep the kids entertained. Not only do we have our usual animal petting experiences, our rides, animated shows, indoor and outdoor play areas and more! We also have Free arts and crafts every Monday and Tuesday so get arty and make something special down on the farm! Wednesday's we wear our gardening gloves! As its gardening day every Wednesday on the farm learn how to garden and plant your very own flower or vegetable to take home and watch grow, don't forget to take pictures of your plant as it grows and post them on our Facebook page to be in with a chance of winning a family seasonal pass to visit the farm all year long! And not forgetting face painting Fridays, come down to the farm and have your face painted as your favourite animal for free!

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Awarded Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge 2010, highly commended by BIAZA 2012. Popular attraction for families and for schools and colleges encouraging learning through fun for all ages. Fully accessible pathways allow those with mobility problems and families with push chairs to reach all parts of the farm, and staff are on hand to assist those with special needs. Learn about Old Macdonald's award winning environmental project, the astonishing Tractorpult, and come up with your ideas for helping improve the world in which we live whilst having an enjoyable day out.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 2017 12:00 to 17:00
All inclusive in the admission price!

Prices

Free entry

BOOKING ONLINE-
7 Days in Advance-
Adults- £12.00
Children- £11.25
Under 2's- FREE
Senior Citizens- £10.50
Family Ticket- £46.80

Book online 24 hours in advance-
Adults- £14.00
Children- £13.00
Under 2's- FREE
Senior Citizens- £12.00
Family Ticket- £52.00

Buy tickets upon entry-
Adults- £16.00
Children- £14.00
Under 2's- FREE
Senior Citizen- £12.00

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 28 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 6 Weeks Holiday's Activities
Sat 9 Sep Peppa Pig Day
Sat 30 Sep Paw Patrol Meet and Greet
Sat 21 - Tue 31 Oct Spooky Halloween Festival

Location

Directions

Plan route to Old MacDonald’s Farm using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 549942  Lat: 51.62595 Long: 0.23750

By Road:
Close to the A12 (A1023)/M25 junction 28, follow road signs to Brentwood and then to the farm. First class parking facilities for all with parking for those with disabilities close to farm entrance. Also coach parking for schools and other groups.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Awarded Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge 2010, highly commended by BIAZA 2012. Popular attraction for families and for schools and colleges encouraging learning through fun for all ages. Fully accessible pathways allow those with mobility problems and families with push chairs to reach all parts of the farm, and staff are on hand to assist those with special needs. Learn about Old Macdonald's award winning environmental project, the astonishing Tractorpult, and come up with your ideas for helping improve the world in which we live whilst having an enjoyable day out.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

  • The farm has one wheelchair to provide on request (Please ring to book in advance). Cafe provides a variety of freshly cooked meals such as: Fish, Jacket Potatoes, sandwiches, Baguettes, Hamburgers and vegetable Burgers. Some food products are also Halal (Please ask in Cafe direct). Preliminary visits are avaliable for groups.