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Be a Half Term Superhero!

Half Term Superheros

Animal Superheroes of the Farmyard will be theme as the team at Pennywell Farm head into the Summer Half Term week. To begin the long awaited school holidays there will be a circus themed weekend with circus skills workshops and shows on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May with Alison Lewis and Spangles and the Read More…

This story appeared on May 17, 2017

Dinosaur Day with Rex , the T-Rex

T Rex Animatronic Dinosaur white Left

On Sunday 11th June, we will be enjoying a visit from Rex! ! At 8 feet tall and 17 feet long, Rex is sure to make a big impression. He’s the largest fully animatronic dinosaur in the UK. Rex will be making appearances throughout the day when he’ll be roaring through the Farmyard swishing his Read More…

This story appeared on May 8, 2017


Pennywell Pursuit this Sunday!


This event is now sold out! The first ever Pennywell Pursuit, 10k trail race will take place this Sunday 30th April and we couldn’t more excited! Organised in partnership with THHN. £5 from every entry will go straight to THHN (Torbay Holiday Helpers Network). It’s challenging 10k trail run through the beautiful South Hams countryside. Read More…

This story appeared on April 24, 2017


Chelsea Academy at Pennywell Farm


The Chelsea FC Foundation is calling all budding football stars of the future! The Foundation based at South Dartmoor Academy will be at the Farm this Sunday 23rd April with some training sessions suitable for all levels and all ages. As well as skills and drills, the coaching team will organise some small sided games and Read More…

This story appeared on April 18, 2017


Easter at Pennywell Farm

Easter piggy

School’s out and we have plenty of Pennywell Farm fun to keep you busy over the Easter holidays. You can meet all the spring lambs, goat kids and pet babies as well as enjoying plenty of piggy cuddles with the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs. On Good Friday, arrive early and enjoy a FREE hot Read More…

This story appeared on April 13, 2017


A New Season of Farm Fun


It’s going to be another fun-filled season at Pennywell,  starting off with a bumper week of awesome activities, super shows and exciting entertainment for February Half Term. To celebrate the new season we’re offering VIP tickets! Pay one admission and get a FREE return, so you can visit as often as you like and join in Read More…

This story appeared on January 27, 2017


Christmas Pets Competition


Win a 2017 Group Saver Season ticket worth £189! Just post a picture of your pet getting into the Christmas spirit, tag @pennywellfarm and tag/tell us who you’d visit with. The winner will be selected at random in time for the February half term holidays and first day of the 2017 season on 11th February. Read More…

This story appeared on December 15, 2016


Christmas Nativity Plays at Pennywell!

Christmas Scene

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Pennywell, our Devon Tourist Attraction. The Nativity Scene is set in the barn with all the Pennywell animals looking on, warm and dry in their winter home. Leave the high street behind and journey back with us to the very first Christmas with the arrival of Read More…

This story appeared on November 30, 2016


October Half Term at Pennywell

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October Half Term here and Pennywell is open every day between 10am and 5pm every day until 30th October. There’s a different animal activity, show or display every half hour and four free farm rides included in your admission price. We have some special events coming up for October Half Term week, including pumpkin carving. Every child will Read More…

This story appeared on October 16, 2016