image for Children's Activity Event item typePumpkin Picking at Walby Farm Park

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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Halloween Event, Thu 19 - Tue 31 Oct 2017, £8.45-£9.95


Pumpkin Picking

Pumpkin Picking

Pumpkin Picking at Walby Farm Park - Free Pumpkin for every paying child.


Welcome Team at Walby Farm Park





Pumpkin Picking!
Collect your child's free pumpkin from our pumpkin patch in one of Walby's wheelbarrows, meet our scarecrows along the way...

(Free pumpkin for each paying child, for children lucky enough to hold a valid WalbyFarm Park Annual Pass - 1 per child)

Visit our Pumpkin-tastic marquee to carve out your best spooky pumpkin face, lots of fun photo opportunities!

Thurs 19 - Tues 31 October 2017 inclusive.

Spooky Halloween Maze
Explore our Spooky Halloween Maze. Can you help Delia Ditchpond, the Witch of Walby Farm Park, solve her pumpkin puzzle?

Mon 23 - Sun 29 October 2017 inclusive
Wellies Advisable!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 19 - Tue 31 Oct 2017 10:00 to 16:00
Walby Farm Park is open 10am until 6pm every day except 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan.


Child entry - £9.95 (£8.95 online)
(Under 1 year olds free)
Adult entry - £9.45 (£8.45 online)
Concessions (65 years & over) - £6.50 (£6.00 online)

Also at this Venue

  • Walby Farm ParkWalby Farm Park
  • Curly Tails CaféCurly Tails Café
  • Gift ShopGift Shop
  • Outdoor Excitement at Walby Farm ParkOutdoor Excitement at Walby Farm Park
  • Schools and Groups at Walby Farm ParkSchools and Groups at Walby Farm Park
  • Party at Walby Farm ParkParty at Walby Farm Park

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 19 - Tue 31 Oct Pumpkin Picking
Sun 5 Nov Bonfire Bonanza
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Dec Christmas Experience
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Dec Christmas Experience
Sat 16 - Sat 23 Dec Christmas Experience
Sun 24 Dec Christmas Experience



See location of Walby Farm Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NY 437603  Lat: 54.93419 Long: -2.88018

From M6 jct 44 please follow sign for Brampton A689 (East) and turn off to Walby.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas


  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu


  • We are a farm visitor attraction situated within the World Heritage Site of Hadrian's Wall therefore: 1. A concrete surface leads from the disabled parking to the entrance, the walkway from the main Car Park is gravel. 2. Nature Trail is accessible with a children's buggy. 3. Some attractions are located in grassy paddocks with no concrete walkways, after a prolonged period of wet weather they may be less accessible. 4. Concessions are available for those aged 65 years and over only.