We have some amazing activities lined up for the Summer Holidays!

TEDDY BEARS PICNIC  – Saturday 22nd July to Friday 28th July 

Join us for a daily Teddy Bears Picnic, help teddy find his picnic on a trail through the woods, then return to the farm to enjoy your picnic lunch with a little treat from Teddy. Bring your own picnic or order one from our cafe (various options available from £2.50) – lots of other activities including crafts and hunts including all the usual daily farm encounters. Feel free to bring your Teddy along with you. (Teddy Bears Picnic is just £1 per child surcharge)



‘SPACE’ WEEKSunday 29th July – Friday 11th August

Join us for space themed crafts and treasure hunts all week, as well as the following special events:


Saturday July 29th shows from 11am

Play party games, sing songs, tell jokes and stories. Win prizes, and have fun with the naughty little monster and his friends. (Free with entry to the park)




Sunday August 6th at 11am, 11.30am, 12pm, 12.30pm, 1pm & 1.30pm

Become immersed in this 360 degree cinema dome. Experience Space and adventure in a wonderful and educational way.

Please be aware that this is a ticketed event so book your place early on the day on entry (£2 surcharge per person per show, each show subject to availability).





SEASIDE FAMILY FAVOURITES WEEKSaturday 12th – Friday 25th August

We’ll bringing the seaside to you with themed crafts and hunts on throughout the week, fish and chips and add more fun with donkey rides available for £2 (subject to availability, under 7s only), as well as the following events:






Saturday August 12th

This 7ft tall robot is coming to Matlock Farm Park! 💥 apperances throughout the day




Sunday August 13th and Sunday August 20th 


Bringing children and adults the traditional magic and comedy of Punch and Judy without any violence! All traditional hand carved puppets. (Free with entry to the park)



PIRATES WEEKMonday 28th August – Sunday 3rd September

Why is a pirate called a pirate? Because they arrrr!! Join us for Pirate-themed crafts and hunts throughout the week and a special event on Sunday 3rd…


Captain Crabstick, Roxie and Scabby the pirates have been ship wrecked on a desert island and are searching for a crew fit to sail the murky waters of the seven seas! Train to become a barbaric buccaneer and learn how to fight, bury treasure and sing like a pirate! Can you earn your eye-patch in our fantastic interactive show?! (Free with entry to the park)