Children’s Entertainment

Entertainment for all the Family

The following is some of the children’s entertainment on site throughout the summer season – please see dates in our welcome pack or on our Family Entertainment page.

Children may not be left, a parent or guardian (over 16) must remain with the child.

Exmoor Zoo

Exmoor zooChildren from three to one hundred and three like animals. Exmoor Zoo’s Educational Team provide a fun, educational and entertaining visit giving you a chance to get up close and personal with some familiar and unfamiliar animal friends. Who will you be meeting this week? The sessions vary and are never the same twice. From small and crawly, long and scaly or soft and furry you will find something of interest for everyone.

Sheepdog Display

Mist the sheepdogCome and see television star ‘Mist’the sheepdog rounding up ducks! You might have watched the tales of ‘Mist’ the sheepdog on Channel Five. Mist not only lives in North Devon, but she’ll be giving displays at Stowford this summer. With the help of her kennel-mates Jake, Fern and their owner David Kennard, Mist will be proving how she’s more than just a sheepdog, as she tests her skills in herding a flock of ducks. So come along and meet a canine star! Displays will take place in the Play Field behind the swimming pool at 7.00pm *Weather dependent.


Falconry displayWatch hawks fly past within inches of you and falcons dive at incredible speeds. There is always plenty of audience participation. Displays will take place in the Front Meadow near the start of the Woodland Walk at 7.00pm (except 5th May at 2.00pm) *Weather dependent.


Captain Coconut

Captain Coconut has been involved in Children’s entertainment for many years. He has appeared on numerous television programs including CBBC, Dick and Dom in Da Bungalow and has worked for many famous celebrities over the years. His fun packed bubble show has amazed audiences in the UK and all around the world.


Higher Beings

higher beings circus workshopHave a go at a variety of fun circus skills including juggling, diabolo, stilt walking, peddle go, hula hoop, unicycling, plate spinning and tub stilts for the younger children. With help and instruction from friendly experienced tutors.



For the very best in children’s entertainment, come and see Merlin’s unique and funny show, great fun for children and parents alike! (Merlin was featured on Britain’s Got Talent 2009)

Dave Hendy

A mixture of Magic, Games, Puppets and Balloon Modelling, it’s great entertainment for all.




Lets Play UK

Providing children’s entertainment & fun activities for all ages (trampolines, inflatables & soft play) *Weather dependent.


Soft Play

Our indoor Soft Play area is available in the Barn Bar at certain times during the season.


Games Room

Penny fallsNext door to the swimming pool we have a games room with a number of arcade games, air hockey, pool tables and more.