Weird and Wonderful week
Published: 02 February 2017
This February half term is our first ever Weird and Wonderful week. The event will run for 9 days from Saturday 11th February, there's going to be lots going on with something for every family member to enjoy!
After the success of Professor Fizzx science shows last year he's back. He’ll be doing two "all about amazing air” shows a day, this is an interactive science lesson so get ready to have fun, be amazed and learn lots all at the same time!
For the first time we’ll be hosting a brand new Amazing Reptile Show, so you can learn all about these weird and wonderful creatures. You can meet them all, from a snake to a gecko and impress your friends with some cool facts!
There will be messy play area especially designed with the little ones in mind as well as craft activities for all the family to take part in, see who can make the best memento to take home. Also see if you can complete our farm stamp hunt to be entered into a prize draw to win a family pass.
All this and the normal favourites too: There’s the farm disco where you can bust some moves with Compost the Rabbit or Chip the Chicken, our ever popular animal holding and reptile stroking will be also on as usual so you can get up close to some animals.
What more could you want, with something for everyone make sure you come down to the farm! Prepare to see it all, from the weird to the wonderful!!
Published: 25 January 2017
Exciting times are ahead at the farm as we have an amazing variety of character days coming up this year. We’re bringing in some brand new faces and some trusted old friends will be returning, so save the dates and get ready to come and see your favourites!
Our first visitors will be Bing and Flop who will be on the farm on Saturday 1st of April.
Then we’ve got two heroic pups from PAW Patrol returning for a two day special on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May.
On Sunday 30th July Thomas and The Fat Controller will be here.
Finally we have the ever popular Peppa Pig on Monday 28th August.
All the characters will appear at intervals throughout the day when they come to visit. Make sure you have your cameras charged and ready to capture some awesome photos.
Of course all our amazing animals will still be there as well, they wouldn’t miss the character days for the world! There will also be our various farm activities happening like reptile stroking and animal holding. So make sure you have a good explore and see what else is on offer.
So what are you waiting for? You can book your White Post Farm tickets online now and receive a 10% discount on admission! Just click book online at the top of this page.
Recruitment Morning 2017
Published: 02 January 2017
Saturday 14th January
WHITE POST FARM IS RECRUITING.
We are looking for outgoing, enthusiastic, energetic people who are ready to put on a performance and engage with our lovely visitors. Can you present the Farm Show? Commentate on Sheep Racing? Guide a group of excited school kids around the farm and tell them all about our amazing animals? Serve hungry customers with a smile on your face and a spring in your step? We want you!
Here's a few other things that are important to us:-
- You MUST be at least 16 years old.
- You should be a driver OR be able to get to work any day of the week.
- You should be able to work weekends and bank holidays.
- You must be confident, outgoing and keen to talk to people and present to large groups of people.
Our recruitment morning in on Saturday 14th January at 8.30am. It is a good chance for us to have a bit of a chat and for you to tell us about yourself. Please bring a photo of yourself that will help us to remember everyone. :-) Job descriptions and application forms will be available to fill out on the day.
Hope lots of you can make it and be part of our 2017 adventure.
Breakfast with Santa
Published: 07 November 2016
Join us for a Christmas breakfast with elves, reindeer and Santa Claus himself!
We have a great Christmas event for you to enjoy! Santa Claus will be at the farm on Friday the 23rd of December for a Christmas breakfast.
We are offering both child and adult packages for Santa’s breakfast. £19.99 each and under 2’s are just £10!
You will arrive on the farm at 8.15am before it is open to the public and our elves will be there to look after you, they’ll even introduce you to our reindeer friends! Then it’s time to fill your bellies with some yummy breakfast between 8.30 and 9am. Santa will be there at 8.45am and the elves will take you over to meet and spend some time with him. The kids will get a fantastic goody bag and certificate and I’m sure they can even tell Santa what they want for Christmas too!
Then it’s free time to get some photos and to take part in our craft activities which they can take home later. They'll get a free helium balloon as well as some awesome face paint ready for the day ahead.
Don’t worry adults there’s plenty for you too, the adult package includes a sausage and bacon cob as well as unlimited hot drinks during breakfast, so you can relax whilst Santa does the babysitting. At 10am when the farm opens to the public you'll all get some free animal food and entrance to farm for the day so you can go off and explore! Why not use your animal food included in the package to give the animals their breakfast? Yum!
So make sure you don't miss out on this fantastic offer! Booking is essential so call us on 01623 882977 :)
A White Post Farm Christmas
Published: 23 October 2016
Santa is coming to White Post Farm! He'll be bringing some Christmas spirit everyday from the 26th of November where you can see him as well as our very own real Reindeer.There will be a fantastic nativity play for all and if that wasn't enough we'll have some new born animals throughout December. Best of all its all in the price of our normal admission!
Of course all our other animals will still be there, they wouldn’t want to miss Christmas for the world. You can even give them some presents... AKA some four or two legged animal food!
There are three ways to see Santa at the farm this year so please give us a call if you'd like to talk about our very special Christmas celebrations - we are always glad to chat! Call our friendly office team on 01623 882977 and time from 8.30am.
So make sure you don’t miss out and join us down on the farm for our fabulous free-range festive fun!
Published: 20 September 2016
Wow, what a week we have on the farm for this year’s Halloween. Time for Scooby doo, a mad scientist, pumpkin carving and of course all our amazing animals.
SCOOBY DOO will be here on Saturday the 22nd of October making appearances throughout the day. We also have the mystery machine here for the day!
The incredible Hawks Of Steele display join us from Saturday the 22nd up until Sunday the 30th of October, come and see these amazing birds close up.
FIZZ, BANG, POP- Professor Phizix will be performing two amazing science shows a day from Sunday the 23rd of October until Friday the 28th of October. We will also have our favourite walk around entertainers from Saturday the 22nd of October until Sunday the 30th of October. Prepare to be dazzled by their amazing tricks!
There will be FREE Halloween crafts to do and pumpkin carving (for a small extra charge) all week and if all this wasn’t enough we have our usual farm activities such as animal holding and reptile stroking. The Halloween week will also see the conclusion to this year’s sheep racing season (weather permitting).
Hope to see you all there,
Published: 19 August 2016
Tuesday 30th August 2016
It's time for another character day and this one is our favourite. Peppa Pig will be making appearances throughout the day with a chance for a picture, a hug or just a high-five... or should that be a high-hoof? ;-)
It is set to be a great day with lots of excellent activities to add to Peppa Pig's appearances.
Sam the Entertainer has made himself a farm favourite with his tricks, skills and all-round amazingness! He will be entertaining the crowd throughout the day.
The farm activities include Sheep Racing, Baby Animal Holding, Meet-A-Reptile, Goat Agility and more.
All this cool stuff and you can pre-book online now for 10% off admission. Wow!
The White Post Team.
Published: 10 August 2016
Wednesday 17th August 2016
Our next event is going to be super!
Superhero Day is always a winner here at White Post Farm and this year will be best ever.
You will be greeted by an amazing array of Superheroes including the Incredible Hulk, Spider Man, Supergirl and lots more! We will also have some real life Superheroes in the shape of Policemen and their super Police-dog pups and a real fire engine!
You will have the chance to test your Hawkeye skills on our free archery with the team from Lockwell Hill.
Radio Mansfield will be joining us for a live broadcast and we have loads of excellent animal activities including the Summer Animal Show, Sheep Racing, Goat Agility and lots more throughout the day.
Book online now for 10% off admission and come dressed as a Superhero for a free bag of animal food.
Hope to see you there!!
The White Post Team.
Published: 22 July 2016
Saturday 30th July
Our next character day is Fireman Sam on Saturday 30th July.
It is always one of the days we look forward to the most with Fireman Sam and a real fire engine too!
Farmer George will be on hand to entertain and ensure you all get chance for a high-five, a cuddle and a photo so make sure you bring a camera!
We will also have loads of cool farm events so make sure you leave time to see sheep races, tractor and trailer rides, baby animal holding, goat agility, baby goat bottle feeding meet-a-reptile and more!
All this wonderful farm fun and you can get 10% off the cost of admission so click here to get started.
See you all there!
The White Post Team.
Fathers' Day Special - Free Admission for Dads!
Published: 12 June 2016
Dads go free on Sunday 19th June
Mummies got free admission in March and now its dad's turn!
There's loads going on - the perfect was to celebrate Fathers' Day - full of free-range fun. :-)
Dad can enjoy a round of golf, a zoom around the go-kart track, a bet at sheep races and meet all the friendly animals.
The Fathers day special offer can be found on our Facebook page so just follow the link below - like the page - and claim your voucher.
We hope to see you all down on the farm this Fathers' Day.
Have a good one dads!
The White Post Team.