bank holiday

Big Machinery Weekend

We’re so excited to announce our first ever Big Machinery Weekend!

A fantastic event on May 25th & 26th, where you can explore a wide range of farm machinery, learn about their jobs on the farm, ask any questions and even get a picture in the driving seat!


Learn more about how various machinery is used in the growing and preparation of the delicious fresh fruit and veg that you can buy right here in our shop and café. We’ll also showcase how machinery in farming has changed, from Clydesdale ploughing to self-driving tractors – what will be next!


And if all of that isn’t enough to tempt you, we also have FREE barrel train rides, food stalls and themed ice cream from Little Parlour


The perfect Bank Holiday activity for future farmers, tractor enthusiasts and anyone looking for an exciting day of learning, fun, food and farming!


Tickets include entry to all outdoor areas of the farm, our farm shop and café.

Please note – a separate ticket is required for entry into Little Farmers Playbarn.


Demonstration Timings: 10:30am | 12:30pm | 2:30pm


Mark it in the calendar for your May bank holiday weekend 25th & 26th!

You can book tickets online using the link in our bio.

lamb feeding

Lamb Feeding

Spring is here which means…it’s time for lamb feeding!


Each booking has a maximum of 4 people ( 5 items including the bottle) and it is one bottle of milk per booking as we have a limited amount for each session!


Dates: From 16th – 30th April (weekend and weekday)


Timings: 10am | 10:30am | 2PM | 2.30PM


Be quick to get booked in as these tickets sell out quite quickly!

Little Farmers

Little Farmers Playbarn

Did you know your Little Farmers entry ticket lets you meet the animals at the Little Farmers animal shed AND check out thrilling animal shows – FOR FREE?!

Meet our friendly animals while asking our knowledgeable farmers anything about our furry friends while enjoying an animal-handling experience as part of your entry.


Our animal shows:

11am – Farm Talk | 1.30pm – Animal Handling | 3pm – Animal Handling

On Peak (weekends and school holidays) Mon – Sun | Off Peak (Mon – Tues): 11am & 1.30pm but no 3pm show & (Wed – Sun): all 3 shows

cherry blossom

Cherry Blossom Picnics

Enjoy a delicious homemade picnic for you and the family in the beautiful surroundings of the cherry blossom trees which will be in full bloom!


Collect your picnics from the Farm shop and you will be met by a member of our team who will direct you to your table to enjoy a homemade delicious picnic.


After your picnic you will be free to wander around the farm and say hello to the animals you meet along the way!

Adult Picnic – £16.99 | Child Picnic – £7.99


Bookings are open and more dates will be available soon!

Craigies Farm
Little Farmers.
New farm themed adventure play centre.

Photo Phil Wilkinson

Craigies Pony Pamper

Even our Shetland ponies love a pamper day…


Craigies pony pamper sessions include grooming and dress up followed by an assisted walk on the farm with our farmer!

This hands on experience is for our Little Farmers! You have to be 5+ years and accompanied by an adult. (We recommend ages 5 – 10) Experiences are available to book during school holidays!


Experiences are only available to book during school holidays!


Craigies Clydesdale Experience

An unforgettable experience!

Want a hands on experience with Wendy our Clydesdale horse? For the first time, we are offering you the chance to get up close
and personal with Wendy, our Clydesdale Horse.
Our hands on experience will include:
– Introduction with our farmer & Clydesdale Q&A
– Muck out Wendy’s pen
– Collect Wendy from her field and learn how to properly adjust her head collar
– Place Wendy into her pen & groom her! (brush her coat, detangling of the tail and pick her feet)
– Collect feed from the stables and feed Wendy
– Take Wendy for a walk around the farm before placing her back into her field (approx. 25 to 30 minutes)

While Wendy has a well deserved rest, you can head to our café for a hot drink and breakfast roll on us – you’ve earned it!

To commemorate your visit and your time with Wendy, you’ll receive your very own horse Teddy to take home with you* – a great way to remember your day.

Experiences begin in April, available to book now!

(Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult)

*Horse teddy subject to availability

birthday party

Little Farmers Birthday Parties!

Have a farm-tastic birthday party at Little Farmers playbarn!

Little Farmers is one of the most exciting venues for children’s parties near Edinburgh. We have three party rooms to cater to both small and big kids parties, all looking out onto the farmyard and surrounding countryside.

Kids can enjoy a day of farm-filled fun with a tasty selection of healthy yet delicious food and snacks from Craigies Farm, meet-and-greet with our resident farm animals not to mention exploring our epic play barn!


Let us tailor the perfect party for your Little Farmers at Craigies!

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Teas

Tea time is a chance to slow down, pull back and appreciate your surroundings – Letila Baldridge


What better place to appreciate your surroundings than at Craigies Farm for an Afternoon tea!


Craigies homemade afternoon tea is available in our newly-revamped Café with child portion option, also offering home delivery or click & collect.


Booking required with 48 hours notice – call us on 0131 319 1048 to book

school visit

School & Nursery Visits

Anywhere can be a classroom…especially a farm full of animals!


We have a great variety of farm-tastic workshops you can tailor to fit your visit.


 Farm To Fork – Take a deep dive into growing fruit and veg!

Learn fun facts and ask our farmers any questions you might have about the produce and how we grow it

If there is still time, why not take part in ‘Pick Your Own’ so you can take home the produce you learn about!


Farm Tours –

Enjoy a tractor trailer ride around the farm or a private animal experience in Little Farmers animal shed, making your farm visit the best it can be!

We also offer a guided walking tour around the farm which can be tailored to your classes current topics.


Jam Classes – Come and learn how to make Craigies freezer jam!

You will start the session with a walk into the field to pick your berries before heading back to Little Farmers to make some yummy jam.



Get in touch to book your next school trip!

venue hire

Unique Venue Hire

Fancy a unique location for your next business meeting, small event, or birthday party? Well, Craigies Farm is the perfect place for you with beautiful views and animals in surrounding fields.


Our Snug is newly renovated and is kitted out with a tv located behind two wooden doors, which can be connected to laptops etc. The layout of the room can be changed to suit the needs of your booking. If you desire catering for your event, this can be arranged during the booking process.


The hiring costs:

£150 for 4 hours (half day)

£250 for 8 hours (full day)


Feel free to pop in to check it out to make sure it’s the perfect place for you!

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