Cafe - Matlock Farm Park

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Parents & Toddlers Coffee Morning

Parents & Toddlers Coffee Morning. Monday – Friday* 10.00am – 11.30am, £6 Entry also includes up to 2 toddlers entrance fee. FREE Fancy coffee or hot drink. Excluding Bank Holidays, hot drink must be claimed before 11.30am, Term time only.

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Senior Citizen Meal Deal

Are you over 60? Fancy a lovely day out with a free lunch?

Simply pay normal farm park entry on the discounted concession rate, wander the park, see and feed our friendly animals, then when you are ready for lunch just go into our cafe and a choose from a selection of homemade meal options on us! (Monday-Friday. Term time only).

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What's coming up!

Sat 26 Oct - Sun 03 Nov

Halloween Spooktacular!

Come on down to Matlock Farm Park over October Half Term for some spooky goings on!

We’ve plenty of joy to share with interactive animal fun and a range of Halloween activities over the hols. Join us in the marquee to carve a pumpkin to your own unique design, take part in slime, potion and wand making in our Witches & Wizards’ Workshops and join in with traditional games such as Pin the nose on the Witch, a Coconut Shy and Lucky Dip to win prizes! *

There are daily Treasure Hunts to do around the farm park and late afternoon you can join our Eerie guided tour – will you be lucky enough to spot Matlock’s Legendary Headless Horseman? *

Short pony rides (£2.50 per go) will be on every day, along with lots of other interactive animal activities.

Don’t forget to get dressed up – you may win an on the spot prize!

Hope to see you very sooooon!

*Eerie guided tour runs 26 – 31st October only.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Small charges apply for pumpkins and games.





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Sunday 27th October

The Great Lorenzo

From 11.00am

As if by magic, The Great Lorenzo is with us again!

Come and join in the fun, magic shows and songs with this fantastic children’s entertainer!
Various shows throughout the day!
(Free with park entry)

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Thurs 31st Oct

Little Monsters’ Halloween Party! (pre-book only)


Want to do something different for the kids this Halloween? Come dressed up and join us after hours for a special party (pre-booking only) ….

** Limited availability. Early booking advisable                                                                                                            Tickets on sale via Ticketsource from 20 Sept **

Join us for this super ticketed event, featuring:

Twilight guided tour of the farm park, searching for spooky sightings!
Children’s delicious buffet food and drinks
Halloween music and games with your party host
Fancy Dress Competition with prizes
Rainforest Eerie After Dark Play Time
Halloween cookie decorating.
(Nothing too scary for the Little Ones).

Price: £10.00 per child, with free entry to the party for one accompanying adult.
Additional child: £7.50 – entry to the party, without free accompanying adult.
Additional adult: £5.00 – entry to the party only.

Please note, the buffet is for children only, but our cafe will be open serving delicious Halloween themed food and drinks for the adults to purchase. A fun night for all – hope to see you soooooon!

Tickets available to buy via Ticketsource here


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Weds 30th Oct & Sat 2nd Nov

Creepy Critters!

11.00am - 3.00pm

Come and see this fantastic collection of exotic creatures …

Join us through the day to see this wonderful array of animals, featuring  a Bearded Dragon, Corn snakes  (including a Ghost Snake!), Geckos,  Plated lizard, Tarantulas (one being the largest breed in the world), Giant Madagascan hissing cockroaches, Giant African Millipedes and  Landsnails, and not forgetting our lovely rats, Benjamin, Iggle and Piggle! All of these wonderful creatures have been rescued and rehabilitated by our mobile mini zoo friends.

You’ll have the chance to get up close, handle and learn important facts about these creatures. Don’t forget to bring your cameras for some super photo opportunities !
(Free with entry to the park).

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30 & 31 Nov, 7, 8,14,15, 21 & 22 Dec

Breakfast with Santa! (pre-book only)


Enjoy a unique morning with Santa …

Even Santa Claus knows he needs a good breakfast before he starts his busy day and what better way for him to spend it than with young friends! Book on to this lovely experience where each child sits with their family to enjoy breakfast in our specially decorated cafe, as Santa comes for a lovely chat with each child at their table. Following breakfast, every family can visit Santa in his special grotto, where each child receives a Christmas gift. Families can then enjoy the farm park at their leisure for the rest of the day!

Price: £15 per child, to include breakfast, Santa’s grotto, Christmas gift and entry to the farm park.

Adult: Winter farm park entry adult price (£7.00). Cafe breakfast menu available to choose from and pay for items separately on the day.

Tickets available to pre-book on Ticketsource from Friday 27th September ** Early booking advisable**.

Hope you can join us!

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