Special Events

Great days out come rain or shine! In addition to daily activities, join in with our special seasonal family events!


NEW! Olympic Maize MazeA-Maizing Maze 150x150

Is it left or is it right? Opening in August*, can you find your way through Mead Open Farm’s A-Maize-ing Maize? Plus, complete the Olympic Trail around the Maize to earn your very own Gold Medal! With over 4 acres of corn fun it’s a fantastic activity for all ages and, all included in admission! *Weather Permitting.


Freaky FunFestFreaky-fun-Fest-150x150

22 to 31 October
Bigger and better than ever before Freaky FunFest comes to Mead Open Farm. In six different “haunts” choose little boos for toddlers (Fear Factor Low) or bigger thrills for older children (Fear Factors Medium or High). There is a tricky treat for everyone! Plus, enjoy Pumpkin Carving (small extra charge), follow the Halloween Trail and watch the spooky Puppet Shows. More information will be available soon!

Please note, Freaky FunFest is Mead open Farm’s daytime family event. For adults and teenagers, we also have an evening scream park, the Howl. Please click here to visit The Howl website.


Christmas KingdomChristmas-Kingdom-150x150

26 November to 24 December
The Elves and Santa once again return to Mead Open Farm! All under cover and heated, there’s over 7,000 square feet of festive and magical fun for the whole family to discover! And of course, a trip to Christmas Kingdom wouldn’t be complete without meeting Santa in his Grotto! Tell him all your Christmas wishes and (if you’ve been good this year) he’ll let you choose a toy from his Toy Shop! With so many to choose from, what will you pick? More information and online tickets will be available soon.