Daily Opening Times
- Farm: 10am- 5pm daily
- Cafe: 10am- 5pm daily
Lots of Fun on the Farm
Daily Animal Activities
Pig feeding- 10:45
Meet the Donkeys- 11:00
Meet the Pony- 12:00
Pig Feeding- 15:15
Meet the Pony– 16:00
Lamb Feeding is currently running at 12:00 and 16:00 daily – Find Out More
The Herts Steam & County Show
3 & 4 June
Standalone Farm will play host to this year’s Hertfordshire Steam & County Show. This annual event showcases Steam Engines, Vintage Vehicles, Classic Cars and more. The event brings excitement and education to the general public.Find Out More
- this is a separately organised event being held in the fields surrounding Standalone Farm
- this event does not include access to Standalone Farm
- tickets are available on the gate or via the event organisers
- dogs are allowed into the Steam & Country Show but are not allowed into Standalone Farm
- please contact the organisers directly for more information on the event
Free Forest School
Exclusive Annual Passholder Event
25 – 25 June
Are you an Annual Passholder?
Yes…great! All our passholders get access to our passholder-only Forest School for free. Simply book a spot through our online booking page and on the day of the event make sure you have your annual pass or pass number ready to show our staff.
At our Forest School there will be lots of fun forest activities! We have teamed up with forestry experts Down the Woods, who will guide little ones on setting up a hammock, there will be digging and pullies, you will get to create your own hapa zome (a Japanese form of art using real leaves hammered into fabric) and there will be story time with puppets to finish.
This is an annual passholder only event. To attend please book using the annual pass number on the back of your card and present valid annual pass on arrival to the event.
Suitable for ages 3 years +
These sessions will take place in The Woodland Trail. This is an outdoor space so please make sure you are dressed for all weathersBook now
Miniature Garden Workshop
24 – 28 July 2023
Make your own miniature garden display.
This is a flower arranging workshop with a difference where you will be guided by award winning designer Alice Van Der List from All in one Season on how to make a mini garden in a plant pot.Book now
31 July – 4 August 2023
Get up close to some creepy crawlies and amazing wildlife this Summer.
If you missed him over Easter there is another chance to see the world’s best animal wrangler Mark Amey! He will be back this Summer with a fact-filled demonstration showcasing different animals from across the globe.Book now
7 – 11 August 2023
Transport your little ones into outer space with our immersive Space Dome.
We have teamed up with Immersive Theatres who are a mobile digital planetarium service specialising in astronomy, interactive learning, entertainment and a digital 360-degree exploration of space!Book now
14 – 18 August 2023
Discover nature with our Forest School.
Educational forest exploration group, Down the Woods, will be back to host a selection of fun-filled forest activities, including making mini animal dens, story time, creating your own clay hedgehog and a safari in the woods using binoculars and magnify glasses to identify lots of creepy crawlies.Book now
The Jungle Book Show
21 – 25 August 2023
Jellyfish Theatre, the team behind ‘The Wagon of Dreams Show’ last year, are returning to Standalone with a performance of their adaptation of The Jungle Book.
This is Jellyfish Theatre’s take on the classic story of Mowgli and how he grows up in the jungle befriending animals. It is designed to be a production suitable for all little ones and the show will include elements of sign.Book now