Glendeer Pet Farm

Drum, Athlone, Westmeath
Tel:090-6437147

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A visit to Glendeer Pet Farm is an interactive experience where people can feed, pet and hold some of the animals.

Visit Santa & his real live deer Dancer & Prancer at Ireland’s Lapland, Glendeer Pet Farm

Ireland’s Lapland with Santa and his deer Dancer and Prancer!
Open 2nd to 23rd Dec 2017 ... Booking Required!

  • Cost:Adults €8 and children €16
  • (includes visit to Santa and a gift).
  • Children under 18 months are free unless they want to visit Santa and get a gift, then it is €8.
  • Group bookings during the day by appointment, special rates available!

Ireland’s Lapland Opening Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 4pm – 7pm
  • Saturday – Sunday: 3pm – 7pm

 

Its not everyday that you arrive at a farm decorated with thousands of twinkling lights, meet Santa & his deer Dancer & Prancer or see a crib with a live cow & donkey, except of course when you visit Ireland’s Lapland at Glendeer Pet Farm.  

Ireland’s Lapland has something for everyone, young & old alike. The children get their little bag of food to feed the animals as they make their way over to see Santa, have a chat with him & receive a gift & adults can treat themselves to fresh coffee/cappucino & homemade snacks in the warm surroundings of the cosy coffee shop.

Glendeer is perfect even on those wet or snowy days with plenty to entertain the kids including the INDOOR slide area, the soft play toddler area and if you follow the trail through the Winter Wonderland you will find the secret sand pit. Just remember to wrap up warm!

We don’t provide a Santa photo but bring along your phone or camera and Santa’s helper will take a family picture for you. This year Santa arrives by sleigh on Sat 2ndDec at 5pm & will be at the farm every day until the 23rd Dec. Special rates for groups of 20 & over, catered for by appointment during the day (school groups etc). 

Booking is required at www.glendeerpetfarm.ie. You can choose your arrival time and when you get here you will receive a numbered ticket for visiting Santa, while you are waiting you can feed the animals including Dancer and Prancer, look around all the Christmas scenes and let the kids play, when it’s your turn to visit Santa you will be called by number, so you won’t be queuing for long.

Glendeer Pet Farm is located just outside Athlone off the M6 (Tuam/Monksland Exit 13, follow Drum signs) and has all facilities undercover.

For more info. Or detailed directions to Ireland’s Lapland @ Glendeer Pet Farm, Curryroe, Drum, Athlone, N37HY39 visit www.glendeerpetfarm.ie, find us on Facebook.com/GlendeerPetFarm and Google maps or contact us on 090 6437147.

Glendeer Pet Farm, Drum, Athlone (take exit 13 off M6 and follow signs for Drum) is suitable in any weather with lots of facilities under cover. But it's not all about scares, during this Halloween experience you will also get to interact with the friendly animals on the farm.  Children can feed, pet & even hold some of the animals which include puppies, rabbits, deer, pot belly pigs, llamas, alpache, emu, wallabies, goats, donkeys, sheep, the cheeky monkeys, meerkats and much more!

Groups and birthday parties catered for by appointment. Special rate for 20 or more.

While visiting the farm you can also stretch your legs along the unspoiled nature walk where old horse drawn farm machinery can be viewed. The children will get a bag of food each to feed the animals & after they can play on the slide, swings, seesaws and very popular glider swing, while adults enjoy fresh coffee/tea and home-made treats.

Be amazed at how friendly all of the animals are as the wander up around you looking for food. Each child will get a bag of food to feed the animals as you make your way around the six acre farm. Why not bring a picnic along to enjoy, but beware of the greedy donkey who can spot a picnic bag a mile away & will try to join you, if they don't the hens will!

A visit to Glendeer Pet Farm won't disappoint, there have been a lot of changes over the last year due to funding from the Leader Partnership Committee, so not only has the farm had a facelift but some NEW amenities have been added to entertain kids of all ages from the maze and obstacle course for the older kids to the NEW ball pool and toddler area for the small ones, you will find it hard to get away. With these new improvements the farm is now even more suitable for any weather conditions.

Opening times: Mon - Sat 11am - 6pm, Sun 12pm - 6pm

Admission: €8 per adult & €8 per child (under 18 months old are free)

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Opening hours

Monday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Friday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am
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6:00 am
Sunday
12:00 pm
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6:00 am

Latitude: 53.758454

Longitude: -8.091431