Spring into Summer!


From now – until 4th June 2023

We’re kick-starting the season of outdoor family fun with our ’Spring into Summer’ event, which PLAY@ visitors will enjoy from now through till the start of the summer break!

  • Hop on the farm trailer ride (during May half term you’ll help plant sunflower, pumpkin or sweetcorn seeds, with other topics depending when you visit)*
  • Watch a live Sheep Shearing demonstration*
  • Learn about the Drayton Dinos in the Dino Egg Hatchery
  • If it’s sunny enjoy some water fight fun, with our NEW water wars inflatable!
  • Learn all about our resident, reptiles, donkeys, ponies, chicks, rabbits & guinea pigs in our packed programme of animal talks
  • Check out the new additions to Farmer Ray’s Tractor Shed!

*weather allowing

🎉 Foam parties are BACK!

We’re SO excited! Every day through half term from 4 – 5 pm will be FOAM PARTY time (weather permitting). It’s all part of your PLAY@ ticket, so make sure you bring towels and a change of clothes because things are about to get FOAMY!

And the fun doesn’t end there, here’s what else we’ve got in store for you…

Role play village and under 3's area

😃 Explore our two huge, indoor playbarns

Drop slides

⬇️ Dare yourself to plunge down the gravity drop slide


🏔️Test your nerve on the vertigo-inducing skywalk

Soft play area for babies and toddlers - Play @ Lower Drayton Farm

🏰 Let under 2s free in a safe space packed with climbing, toddling, sensory fun

Children enjoying the zip wires

🌠 Zoom down the racing zip wires

Go-karting track

🏎 Take pole position on our ‘Farm-u-la-One’ Go-Kart track

Treetop Towers

🌳 Scale the heights of Treetop Towers

The pump station

🏰 Build a castle in our giant water and sand play pit (don’t forget your own bucket & spade!)

👀 Lower Drayton Lookout (climb our massive mound to check out far-reaching views over to Cannock Chase)

Toboggan rides - Play @ Lower Drayton Farm

🐰 Whiz down our awesome grass toboggan racetrack

Indoor pedal tractors

🚜 Take a trundle on our toddlers’ pedal tractors

Indoor bouncey pillow

🙃 Bounce your way around the inflatables undercover in the grain store barn

Pigs at Lower Drayton Farm, Penkridge, Staffordshire

🐷 Meet the woodland pigs in their indoor pen

A new born calf with its mother

🐑 See cows, sheep, goats & more close-up in our farm animal viewing area

Petting a guinea pig coming out of a tunnel

🐇 Pet our friendly rabbits & guinea pigs

Girl on bouncy pillow

🐮 Boing around on our bouncy pillows

Kids on see-saw

💕 Swing and see-saw to your heart’s content in our woodland play area


🌵 Find the Meerkats in their desert-inspired enclosure

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