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Hands on Farm | Barnyard Fundraiser | Farm Club

The Hands On Farm is closed!

Thank you to all our friends and visitors, Comox Valley Animal Hospital and Shamrock Veterinary Clinic for their animal support, our fantastic volunteers, tremendous staff (Jessika, Shelby and Kelsi), all the animals (and their generous owners) and especially Frank the Cow.

See you next June!

Walk, grunt, squeak and squawk with the animals! Welcome to the Hands on Farm, Comox's very own petting zoo for animal lovers of all ages located at beautiful Filberg Park & Lodge, Stay tuned as we finalize the animals who will take up residence at Hotel HOF!

The Hands on Farm is a great setting for your birthday party - celebrate your child's special day with a farmyard full of instant friends! Call Jessika at 250-339-FARM to book your event.

The Hands on Farm is open June 12 - August 20, 10:00am-4:00pm.
Note Filberg Park, including the Hands on Farm, will be closed August 1-3 and August 8-10 for festival set up & take down. Contact the Farm at 250-339-FARM for more information on the closure and Filberg Festival for information on the festival.

Daily Admission Rates:

$1/children 5 and under
$2/children and adults

Summer Pass:

$29/family for the entire summer!

*Occasionally some animals don't get along with other animals in the farm. So although we always hope to have the animals as advertised it's possible that they may not be there. Please call the Hands on Farm at 250-339-FARM if you want to know what animals are guests with us. All animals are adopted or returned to their owners at the end of the summer.

Contact the Farm:

  • Phone: 250-339-3276 (FARM)
  • Email
  • Follow the Farm!

Friends of the Farm

Thank you to Shamrock Veterinarian Clinic and the Comox Valley Animal Hospital for their support!

Farm Club

A special camp for 9-12 year olds who want to learn about the farm, caring for animals and assisting the public while at the farm. Click for more information; call 250-339-2255 or visit the Community Centre to register your child.

Download the HOF Farm Club Permission and Registration form; submit the form here or in person at the Comox Community Centre.