Lambing Sunday 2016 - Family Fun Day

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Houghall Farm will once again host it's Lambing Sunday event on Sunday 20th March 2016, 11am till 3pm.

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"7213","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"319","style":"float: right;","typeof":"foaf:Image","width":"480"}}]]

After another successful event in 2015, the East Durham College Houghall Farm in Durham will once again host the Lambing Sunday event on Sunday 20th March 2016 between 11am-3pm.

Come along and meet our new arrivals along with the other farm animals, pigs and piglets, cows and calves, horses and the reptiles and small mammals in the small animal unit.

There will be children’s craft activities and some information stands to browse. Diggerland will be attending with some digger games (additional costs apply).

We are also running an Easter bonnet competition, just bring along your entries before 1.30pm, the winner will be announced at 2pm. First prize is a £20 voucher, with Easter eggs for the 2 runners up.

Entry is only £1.50/adult and £1/child. No concessions.

Refreshments will be available to purchase or bring a picnic!

To get directions to Houghall, please go you our How to Find Us page.

PLEASE NOTE: Houghall is a working farm, so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Due to the nature of the site this event may not be suitable for wheelchair users or people with limited mobility. Sorry, no dogs.

IMPORTANT: Pregnant women should not go near the sheep or lambs for health and safety reasons. Hands should be washed thoroughly throughout your visit. Soap and running water will be provided throughout the site.