February Half Term
Saturday, February 15th, Love your Community Love your Community event at St Martins Church, Vicar’s Road, Gospel Oak, 10am to 1pm. We’ll be there from 10AM with a seed to pot activity. We will also be offering Donkey Rides from 11:30am to 12:30. Plus, we’d love to hear your ideas about gardening at the farm!
Half Term at the Farm – Mon 17th to Fri 21st Feb
Children’s rides every day at 1:30pm. Please note that all rides are weather permitting, to confirm that rides can go ahead, call 020 7916 5421 around noon on the day.
Donkey Rides: Mon, Tues, Wed & Friday – £2 per ride, children 2 yrs plus with a 1-meter height maximum. To avoid disappointment please ensure your child is within the maximum height. Taller & older children can help lead the donkeys for £1. Arrive by 1:30pm to guarantee a ride.
Pony Rides: Thursday, £2 per ride, children 4 yrs plus. Arrive by 1:30pm to guarantee a ride.
Weekend rides continue – on Saturdays, Pony Rides and Sundays, Donkey Rides, at 1:30pm. Details as given above.
Dates for your diary
Easter Playscheme, Mon 6th to Fri 17th April, this will run during the 2-week Easter Holiday. Details soon.
Easter weekend – Good Friday, 10th Apr to Easter Monday, 13th Apr, activities for family visitors
Friday April 17 – Family Sponsored Walk to Freightliners Farm
Check back again for further details.
To see our regular weekly programme see What’s On
The Farm is open 7 days a week, 9 to 5 pm, free entry.
Drop by to see the animals and enjoy nature. We have three horses, two donkeys, goats, sheep, two pigs & a cow and wandering geese & chickens. The farm also includes flourishing community gardens, a wildlife pond and seating areas. You might find the animals in their barns or pastures, depending on the time of day, season and weather. An especially good time to visit is between 9-10:30am or 3:30-4:30pm when the animals are moving to and from their different pastures. Children under 8 years must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Getting to the farm
Free parking on Grafton Road after 11AM (M-F) and all day at weekends.
Pay and display parking on Queen’s Crescent & Vicar’s Road (useful on busier market days, Thurs & Sat).
Overground: Gospel Oak
Tube: Kentish Town (Northern Line)
Rail: Kentish Town (Thameslink)
Bus: Nearest Stops
Gospel Oak – C11;
Queen’s Crescent – No. 24 & 46;
Kentish Town Road – No. 134, 214 & C2
Open Daily 9-5pm
1 Cressfield Close,
off Grafton Road,