September SpudFest!

From: 9th Sep 2023

Weekends in September are SpudFest days! Our popular potato-based fun is returning to Manor Farm Park & Woodlands this September. 

Dig for potatoes in the straw every weekend from 9th September to 1st October. There's a free bag of spuds for every paying child to take home!

The farm park and woodlands will be open daily from 10am to 5pm: 

  • Hunt for spuds from 11.30am to 3pm - meet in the activity room in our Indoor Playbarn.

  • Have fun getting lost in our two acre maize maze. 

  • Enjoy a full day of animal activities:

- Meet our smaller animals in the Animal Chat Room 10.30am to 4pm.

- Meet our smaller animals in the Animal Chat Room from 10.30am to 4pm.

- Feed the chickens at 11am.

- Enjoy owl holding from 11am to midday and from 1.15pm to 3pm (additional charge £1).

- Experience falconry displays at 11.30am and 1pm, weather permitting.

- Rabbit and guinea pig feeding at 2pm. 

- Feed the ferrets at 3.30pm.

- Feed the wallabies at 4pm.

  • Say hello to our bigger animals out in the paddocks. 

  • Follow The World of Dinosaur Roar! Discovery Trail in our woodlands. 

  • Explore our Indoor Playbarn with adventure play for all ages. 

  • Have fun in our two outdoor playgrounds - The Burrows Play Area and The Fort Adventure Playground.

  • Enjoy wide open spaces, safe for little ones to run around and explore. 

  • Bring a picnic or enjoy lunch in either Antlers Bistro or the Laughing Donkey Cafe. 


*In the event or poor weather, an alternative under cover 'meet the birds' opportunity will be offered in our falconry centre, Hawks & Squawks. 


SpudFest is available weekends from 9th September to 1st October: 

  • Adults £11.95 online price (increasing to £13.95 on the gate).
  • Children aged two and above - £12.95 online price (increasing to £14.95 on the gate).
  • Under twos WITHOUT entry to the SpudFest area - Free.
  • Under twos WITH entry to the SpudFest area - £1.


  • Adults with Membership - Free.
  • Children with Membership - Free, optional £1 for a SpudFest token. 


You'll find us in East Leake (LE12 6LU).

Located on the Leicestershire/ Nottinghamshire/ Derbyshire borders

  • Castle Hill, East Leake, Nr Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 6LU
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Dates for September SpudFest!