Whats on? See our exciting events planned for 2017 at Farmer Palmer's!
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Outside or indoors, we’ve got fun and exciting activities for the whole family!
Car Boot Sales
Grab a Baaa-gain!
Farmer Palmer's Carboot Sales start Tuesday 2nd May in 2017.  
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Farmer Palmer's Car Boot Sales will be held each Tuesday from May until October (weather permitting). £6 per vehicle for sellers, free entry for buyers. Toilets and refreshments available. Sellers please arrive from 8am, buyers can enter from 9am.

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Pony Rides
Pony Ride Fun
From May to September (approx.) we run fun pony rides on weekends and local school holidays at Farmer Palmer's Farm Park. There is a small additional charge for this event.
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Our Pony Ride team look forward to welcoming you for a walk around the paddock on one of Farmer Palmer's friendly ponies. There is an additional £3 charge for this event. Safety hats are provided. Please phone in advance to check they are running if essential to your visit. Start 12pm-3.30pm approx. There will be a lunch break at 1.45pm-2.15pm approx.

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Face Painting
Face Paint Fun
Weekends and Local School Holidays - our fab face painting team will be here with their colourful creations (additional charge applies).
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Situated just outside the Little Farmer's Fun Barn is a corner of colourful creativity! For a £3 charge, your little ones can be decorated as their favourite farm animal, super hero or princess! Please phone in advance to check face painting is available if this is essential to your visit.

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Halloween (23rd – 27th October)
Low Key Spooky Fun!
Halloween Spooktacular Family Fun! Let our dressed up “BOO CREW” entertain your little ones! There's cauldrons full of family fun to be had down on the farm this Halloween Half Term! Our team are ready to give you ghoulish great service and spooktacular entertainment!
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Low key fang-tastic family fun for little ones! Extra spooky daily activities include: Terrific Tractor Ride with Dracula's Friends, Race of the Ridiculous, Mini Monster Hunt in the Maize Maze, Zombie Zumba in the Animal Barn and more mwah-ha-ha! (please note some events may be cancelled/changed in wet weather). Our fab Face Painters are here everyday to help you get involved with the fang-tastic family fun (extra charge for face painting). We hope you can join us this Halloween Half Term! NEW Daily Fancy Dress competition 2017 - there's even a grown-ups category! So grab your hat and broom and fly down to the farm!

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Meet Father Christmas (Selected dates in Dec)
Meet Father Christmas at Farmer Palmers
Meet Father Christmas in his wonderful winter cabin at Farmer Palmer's Farm Park weekends during December.
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Dates: Weekends; 2nd & 3rd, 9th & 10th, 16th & 17th December 2017. Do I need to pre-book? No, just turn up on the day* Groups will need to pre-book** More information coming nearer the event. *No need to pre-book, simply purchase your Visit Santa tickets on the day of your visit from reception. Our clever Elves use a time-slot booking system so no long queues for you and little ones. ** Groups will need to pre-book. Please call our shop team for more information 01202 622 022

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Dorset Local Events
Dorset has so much to offer families with young children. There are lots of wonderful places to explore and there's usually an event on every weekend! The Visit Dorset team have compiled a great List of Events, well worth taking a look!
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Walks along the Jurassic Coast, workshops to learn a new skill, museums to explore, arts exhibits, theatres, markets and much more!

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