Best City Farms in London and Their Events and Workshops

City Farms – by region

Hi mamas!

At last, a few sunnier and warmer summer days are gracing us this week!

With this wonderful weather in mind, I’ve curated some delightful outdoor family outing suggestions for you—why not consider paying a visit to CITY FARMS? And the best part is, these ideas won’t break the bank! The city farms listed below offer free admission and are also hosting numerous cost-free events for the summer holidays. Let’s make the most of these upcoming sunny days, as regrettably, this is the summer we’re given this year.


  1. SPITALFIELDS CITY FARM: Buxton St, London E1 5AR

I’ve placed this particular farm at the top of the list due to its diverse free events catering to a wide range of ages throughout August. Click on each title to access their website for more detailed information!

Events listed – all FREE

2. Mudchute Park and Farm: Pier St, London E14 3HP

Mudchute Park and Farm has this lovely play session every Saturday (11am-3pm, Free, Drop-in), called Mudchute Play – rain or shine! So kids get to enjoy the child-led play led by playworkers from Assembly Play, on sunny days or rainy or even snowy days!

  • Mudchute Play
    • Saturdays 11-3pm
    • Free, drop-in
    • Child-led play led by playworkers from Assemble Play
  • Summer Activities: Animal Petting (£3), Arts & Crafts (£2.50), Donkey rides (£4), Farm shop

3. Stepney City Farm: Stepney Way, Stepney Green, London E1 3DG

4. Hackney City Farm: 1a Goldsmiths Row, London E2 8QA

Mini Farmers club: Saturdays, 10:30–12:30, for 8–12 yo

Children’s pottery class: Wednesdays and Sundays, £5/£10


  1. Freightliners Farm: Sheringham Rd, London N7 8PF

Events listed below all: Free, drop-in, for younger school aged children

2. Kentish Town City Farm: 1 Cressfield Cl, London NW5 4BN


  1. Surrey Docks Farm: Rotherhithe St, South Wharf, London SE16 5ET
  • Piglets Club
    • 10am – 11:30am on Thursdays
    • 2-4 yo
    • 3 sessions for £27
    • Learn about farm animals, plants and nature. stroking and feeding the animals, seasonal arts & crafts using natural materials, fire building, cooking and so on
    • Summer holiday ones all sold out. Book for autumn term

2. Vauxhall City Farm: 165 Tyers St, London SE11 5HS

  • Cuddle Corner
    • Weekends 10:30am – 1pm & 2pm – 3:30pm (every 10 minutes during these times)
    • £4

3. Crystal Palace Park Farm: Ledrington Rd, London SE19 2BS


  1. Deen City Farm: 39 Windsor Ave, London SW19 2RR
  • Ukulele Jam
    • Tuesdays in August, 16:00-18:00
    • Free, drop in
    • All ages and skill levels
    • Bring your own ukulele or pick up one of theirs (first come first served)


  1. Oasis Farm Waterloo: 18 Carlisle Ln, London SE1 7LG

Hope you have a lovely time with your little ones at one of the city farms above!

Stay tuned for the next post on another outdoor day out idea!

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