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Sat, 20 Aug



Wild Camping Family Event - 20.08.2022

Wild Camping at Mrs Dowsons is back for another adventure-filled event in 2022! Join us at the farm from dusk with exclusive farm access, wake up in the pastures and spend the day exploring the farm

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Wild Camping Family Event - 20.08.2022
Wild Camping Family Event - 20.08.2022

Time & Location

20 Aug 2022, 15:00 – 21 Aug 2022, 15:00

Blackburn, Blackburn BB2 7JA, UK

About the event

Join us down on the farm this summer, as we explore the farm after hours! Escape to the countryside as we appreciate nature and wildlife. Go Wild Camping, look out for hedgehogs, rabbits, deer, barn owls, meet the farm animals, meet the new arrivals, explore the nature and enjoy the sunsets...

Wild Camping means no bright lights or fancy facilities - perfect for star-gazing and relaxing in nature. You'll definitely need to bring a torch with you! Travel light with your tent, sleeping bag and a toothbrush. We will provide your evening meal and breakfast, all included in the price!

Child tickets start from £19.99

Adult tickets start from £19.99

Children aged under 1 enter free of charge

Arrive from 3-5pm on Saturday.

Evening Meal Served 6-7pm

Breakfast Served 8-9am


Wild Camping admission is at 3-5pm, where we will check your details and orientate you through the evening's events, allow you access to the camping areas to set up ahead of the relaxing evening.

In the event of an emergency, you can contact the team on 01254 812407, select option 4 for urgent / emergency enquiries.

✅What to wear

Guests should dress to the conditions, as a wild camping event we will be exploring the farm no matter the weather, waterproofs and wellies are recommended.

✅Guest Conduct

Please note that this is a FAMILY EVENT. Adults may come only if accompanied by children. We encourage responsible drinking; therefore, no alcohol is to be brought on to the campsite other than from the licensed bar. Licensed bar available, closes at 9.30 pm, located at the Farm Park Café. ​

✅Toilet Facilities

There are toilet facilities available throughout your stay however we do not have shower facilities.

✅Meals and special requirements

In the Farm Courtyard, the farmer's grill will serve evening meal at 6-7 pm and breakfast at 8-9am.

Please inform us at check-in about any changes in your circumstances, allergies, or special/religious meal requirements.

Evening Meal: Local Beef Burgers, fries, and salad, served with soft drinks. Chicken nuggets can be requested at arrival for younger children too!

Breakfast Meal: Sausage or bacon sandwiches, cereal and milk &fresh orange juice


Our wild camping event will be taking place a short walk from the car park, and as a field that is vital to feeding the farm animals over the winter period we must leave nothing but footprints, we can’t allow any vehicles onto the field.

Everything you need to bring to the campsite will need to be carried.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Check In -Farm Park Entrance

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Evening Meal - Courtyard

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Marshmallow Roasting -Campsite

8:00 PM - 8:30 PM Dusk Walkaround the barns, meadows and paddocks, helping feed up before bedtime. - Courtyard Meeting Point

10:00 PM - 10:10 PM Camp Quiet Time / Cafe & Bar Close - Farm Park

Next Day

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast Alfresco - Courtyard

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Explore the Farm - Farm Park

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Pack Up


  • 2 hours

    Check In

    Farm Park Entrance

  • 1 hour

    Evening Meal

6 more items available


  • Adult Ticket

    Adult ticket includes admission to the Farm Park from 3pm, evening meal and breakfast included, plus all day access to the farm Sunday.

  • Child Ticket

    Child ticket includes admission to the Farm Park from 3pm, evening meal and breakfast included, plus all day access to the farm Sunday.

  • Under 12 months Ticket

    Under 12 months go free. (We can't set a ticket at 0p so we will donate a £1 to charities we support at the farm)




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