Occombe Farm

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Preston Down Road, Preston, Paignton, Devon, TQ3 1RN

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A family fun day out exploring a local farm.

Occombe farm is a working organic farm in South Devon that is open to the public. There’s no charge to visit the farm and parking is free. Wander around the farm and gardens and explore our fantastic 2km nature trail, bustling with wildlife and with beautiful views of the surrounding woodland. There’s also a café that serves delicious food and an outdoor play area.

Open every day from 9am until 4.30pm, the farm also hosts a full programme of chargeable events including a popular beer and music festival, cookery classes, meet the animals sessions and fun packed quiz trails for the whole family. Visit our website www.countryside-trust.org.uk/occombe or our Facebook page to find out what’s on.

Occombe Farm is part of a local conservation charity Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust. All profits from the café and events directly fund the upkeep of some of the English Riviera’s most beautiful spaces, including Berry Head National Nature Reserve and Cockington Country Park.

Opening Times

2018 Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* 9 am to 4.30 pm daily

Events

24th Nov 2018 - 24th Nov 2018

Torbay Coast & Countryside Trust - Foodie Gift Making for FamiliesGet Christmas off to a festive start with a morning or afternoon of edible gift making for big and little kids. Make seasonal treats like reindeer poops, angel's snowdrops, carrot muffins ( for Rudolph) and decorate gingerbread hearts and stars for your tree! Morning session 9.30am - 11...
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26th Nov 2018 - 26th Nov 2018

17th Dec 2018 - 21st Dec 2018

Tots Go Wild, Occombe Farm, Paignton, DevonTorbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Tots Go Wild!ots come along to Occombe Farm to discover the sights, smells and colours of autumn. 09.30 - 11.00am Meeting point: Occombe Farm Price: £5 Suitable for: Toddlers - 5yr olds Additional information: Babies can come at no charge. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
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8th Dec 2018 - 8th Dec 2018

16th Dec 2018 - 16th Dec 2018

Occombe Farm Cookery School, Paignton, DevonTorbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Christmas Kids CookeryCalling all young bakers! Join us for a special Christmas baking day just for kids. All the ingredients are provided to make lots of festive treats and goodies to take home and share at Christmas time! Saturday 8th & Sunday 16th December 10.00am - 4.00pm Booking essential as places go fast for...
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9th Dec 2018 - 9th Dec 2018

Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Gingerbread House WorkshopDecorate your own edible Gingerbread House for Christmas in this fun family workshop led by Lori Reich. Lori will provide you with a gingerbread house and ideas to help you assemble and decorate your own house to take home.Bring along your own selection of sweets to decorate your house and you’ll...
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15th Dec 2018 - 15th Dec 2018

Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Christmas Hamper WorkshopCome along and create your own Christmas Hamper, filling it with delicious treats on a truly festive day. Learn how to make a selection of both sweet and savoury treats to share with family and friends. 10.00am - 4.00pm Meeting point: Occombe Farm Cookery School Price: £75 Suitable for:...
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12th Jan 2019 - 12th Jan 2019

9th Feb 2019 - 9th Feb 2019

Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Kids' Saturday Cookery ClubKids' Saturday Cookery Club 9.30am - 12 noon Saturday 12th January - It's cold outside so let's cook up some winter warmers! Saturday 9th February - Just in time for valentines some very special love filled bakes! (more dates to follow) Join us on the second Saturday morning of every month for our...
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14th June 2019 - 15th June 2019

Occombe Festival, Paignton, DevonOccombe FestivalOccombe Festival is back on 14-15 June 2019! Two days of live foot-stomping music, over 40 varieties of beers and ales to try alongside ciders, wine, Prosecco and Pimm's, and a feast of delicious local food too. This year’s musical line-up includes some old festival friends, some new ones and...
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Recent Reviews:

  • tars162
    Paignton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Occombe farm Preston
    1 of 5 stars
    20th Aug 2018
    Visited today for the first time since Easter. We were so shocked at how down trodden, unloved and boring it is now. The play park has been removed, the shop is closed and abandoned, the mini... Read full review
  • Julie D
    Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
    Not good!
    2 of 5 stars
    2nd Sept 2018
    The farm shop has closed down, butchers too, play area was tired and grubby. Cafe was nice but food was average and not that much choice. Staff appeared unhappy. Just generally looked like it was... Read full review
  • Rob W
    Frome, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    not best
    1 of 5 stars
    16th Sept 2018
    pop in here but food prices too high and can not say there much do ,one thing can say shop very clean in side Read full review

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