Upcoming events - World of Country Life

What’s in store for 2017?!

There’s loads going on every day at World of Country Life PLUS throughout the season we have tons of great Special Events! See below for details and follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!

Daily Activities

Please see below for our daily activity schedule – please note, times may vary and activities may be replaced with an alternative for operational reasons.

  • 10:45am – Bottle Feeding
  • 11:00am – Goat Walking
  • 1:00pm – Hawkridge Bird of Prey Flying Display
  • 1:45pm – Bottle Feeding
  • 2:00pm – Animal Racing
  • 2:30pm – Goat Walking
  • 3:30pm – Animal Handling
  • 4:30pm – Bottle Feeding

Deer Train runs at various times throughout the day – buy your tickets on arrival at reception.
Please note that for operational reasons there will be no Hawkridge flying display on Thursday 16th February 2017.

Mothering Sunday

Sunday 26th March 2017

Mums and nans come in free*!
You’ll have a day out to remember at World of Country Life this Mothers’ Day! ‘Appy Angus will be hosting a tea party for all the children to attend with their mums and there’s a free arts & crafts activity for children to make their mum a lovely teapot photoframe fridge magnet to take home! You can visit all the new baby goats and baby guinea pigs with their mums too! Plus a cream tea special offer in the restaurant and all the usual daily activities like bottle feeding, goat walking, animal handling, bird of prey flying display and the fantastic Deer Train Safari!
And did we mention – mums and nans come in free* as well! See you there!
*when accompanied by their child

Easter Holiday Eggstravaganza!

Saturday 1st – Monday 17th April 2017

There’s tons to do throughout the Easter holidays at World of Country Life with a full programme of fun for the whole family!

PLUS – loads of eggciting special activities happening across the Easter weekend including…

Easter Arts & Crafts!
The Chicken Run!
Easter Egg Trail – prizes to be won!
Meet ‘Appy Angus & the Easter Bunny!

Eggciting daily activities throughout the holidays include Goat Walking, the Lamb National (weather permitting!), bottle feeding, animal handling, the Deer Train and the fanastic Hawkridge Birds of Prey Flying Displays!

Come and make some Eggcellent memories at World of Country Life this Easter!

St George’s Day

Sunday 23rd April 2017

Come and see our re-enactment of the famous “Angus & the Dragon” story with St Angus battling the dragon around the park!

Star Wars Day!

Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017

May the 1st be with you…! Well, it’s only a few days out!

Come along for some Bank Holiday fun and games. Want to meet Darth Vader? Shake hands with Chewbacca? Get lightsaber training from a Jedi? Or get arrested by Stormtroopers? Southern Troopers – the famous southwest costume group – are back by popular demand! They’re here all day for photo ops, raising money for Children’s Hospice South West.

Plus, Star Wars themed arts & crafts and games and all the usual daily activities!

May Half Term – Pirate Week!

Bank Holiday Monday 29th May – Sunday 4th June 2017

Ah haaa me hearties! We be havin’ a whole week of swash bucklin’ fun here at World of Country Life with all sorts of piratey activities throughout the week so come along and join the party! Shiver me timbers! Walk the plank! Remember, all the usual daily shows and activities – like bottle feeding, animal handling, goat walking and ferret racing – are on every day as well!

Fathers’ Day!

Sunday 18th June 2017

More info coming soon…

The Amazing Vintage Classic Car Rally!

Sunday 17th September 2017

More info coming soon…

October Half Term Halloween Spooktacular!

Monday 23rd – Sunday 29th October 2017

More info coming soon…

2017 Past Special Events


February Half Term

Saturday 11th – Sunday 19th February 2017

2017 starts here! We’re back from the winter break with a week of all the usual fun and games and we can’t wait to welcome you all back – see you soon!

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