Farmer Ray and his partner Val love welcoming families and school groups keen to find out more about the countryside to their 600 acre beef and arable farm in Staffordshire. They share their passion for conservation and encouraging wild flora and fauna to make the farm their home. They are continually developing new habitats and attractions, and running a year-round programme of events, activities and educational visits.
Whether you’re simply looking for a day out in the great British countryside or a venue for your child’s birthday party, Lower Drayton Farm has lots to offer. Location-wise, whilst lying just a few minutes from J13 of the M6, at Lower Drayton Farm you can immerse yourself in the countryside and forget how close you are to great transport links; making it a popular venue for groups from different areas to meet for a great day out!
The farm is home to much more than the fun farm attraction – we’ve a host of tenants offering different outdoor pursuits and activities, offer homely farmhouse B&B and self catering accommodation and can also provide a venue for corporate events, private parties & weddings. Find out more at www.ldfentertainmenthub.co.uk
Activities during summer half term will focus on wildflowers, with the farm trailer ride explaining how they play a vital role in farm management and their influence on pollinator and wild bird populations. A wildflower quiz trail will test your knowledge and there will still be lots of friendly animals to meet plus the adventure playground to enjoy. Read more
Fri 25th, Sat 26th, Sun 27th May Staffs Fest is very much a family festival with outstanding live music, high production value on stage with expert lighting and sound and not forgetting the amazing setting that is Lower Drayton Farm Read more
May Bank Holiday Monday 7th May With lots of lovely new arrivals on the farm, we’ll be celebrating baby animals of all kinds on the farm over May Bank Holiday. You’ll get the chance to bottle feed our lovely cade lambs and learn about the different babies that call the farm home – both domestic and wild – on the farm trailer ride. Baby animal themed crafts and quiz trail complete the fun, alongside all the usual activities. Read more